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Sale of electoral bonds skyrocket by 62 pc in election year: RTI reply

This year in January and March State Bank on India has sold Electoral Bonds worth Rs 1716.05 crore, the RTI response said.

02 Apr 2019 12:27 PM

LPG cylinder prices hiked for first time in 3 months

Price of a 14.2 kg subsidised LPG cylinder was hiked by Rs 2.08 and that of a non-subsidised cylinder by Rs 42.50 in New Delhi.

02 Apr 2019 11:31 AM

Stent prices raised by 4.3 per cent

As per the revised rates, a bare metal stent (BMS) would now cost up to Rs 8,261, while the drug eluting stent (DES) will cost Rs 30,080.

02 Apr 2019 6:24 AM

Another $5 billion dollar-rupee swap auction on April 23

This would be the second such auction within a month.

02 Apr 2019 6:21 AM

Farm production seen declining this year

Weather forecasting agencies have predicted the probability of El Nino and below-normal rainfall.

02 Apr 2019 6:21 AM


Probe into Wirecard deal with Chennai firm likely

Income Tax-Enforcement investigation on cards.

02 Apr 2019 6:21 AM

IIT Kharagpur ties with PGBA Bangalore

The ultimate objective is to promote health and well being within the scope of academics and extra-academic activities, top IIT-KGP officials said.

02 Apr 2019 6:19 AM

TRAI issues showcause notice to BARC India for not releasing TV viewership data

TRAI asked BARC India to explain, by April 5, why action should not be taken against it for contravention of sections of the TRAI Act.

01 Apr 2019 6:48 PM

PAN-Aadhaar linking: Govt extends date for linking PAN with Aadhaar by 6 months

From April 1 onwards, it will be mandatory to quote as well as link Aadhaar number while filing income tax return.

01 Apr 2019 12:21 PM

Sensex surges to new high, Nifty above 11,600

The 30-share Sensex opened on a positive note at 38,858.88 and rose to a high of 38,960.28 in early deals.

01 Apr 2019 9:58 AM


Clean up your finances in April

Don’t postpone investment decisions to the end of fiscal, you need to begin the process to avoid buying bad products.

01 Apr 2019 1:42 AM

Gold to take cues from trade talks

The US and China kicked off a fresh round of trade talks last Thursday, to end the nearly year-old tariff war.

01 Apr 2019 1:41 AM

Income tax, GST offices to remain open on Mar 30, 31 to ease year-end collection

GST collections in the current fiscal till February totalled Rs 10.70 lakh crore.

30 Mar 2019 1:52 PM

PPF, Sukanya Samriddhi Scheme remain attractive, interest rates kept unchanged

The interest rates on Sukanya Samriddhi account remain unchanged at 8.5 per cent.

30 Mar 2019 1:27 PM

RBI clears Rs 19,240 crore CCL for Punjab for Rabi marketing season

Central govt has fixed the MSP of wheat at Rs 1,840 per quintal, hiking it by Rs 105 from last year's Rs 1,735 per quintal.

30 Mar 2019 12:36 PM


India again extends deadline to impose high import duties on 29 US products

Increased customs duty on specified imports originating in the US has been postponed from April 1, 2019 to May 2.

30 Mar 2019 12:23 PM

Work stress taking a toll on Indians

The stress levels in India remain very high compared to other developed and emerging countries such as the US, the UK, Germany, France and Australia.

30 Mar 2019 1:19 AM

Free view hurts ed-tech firms

Ed-tech companies like Byju's, Vedantu, Extramarks, Vedantu and Meritnation have been adding new users every quarter.

30 Mar 2019 1:19 AM

Rural demand for FMCG shows slowdown signs in Q4

With the aim to combat agrarian distress, the government had announced PM-KISAN scheme for the small and marginal farmers

30 Mar 2019 1:18 AM

E-commerce, tech firms oppose data sharing

Traders have demanded setting up judicial or quasi-judicial authority to enforce the policy.

30 Mar 2019 1:18 AM