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Unchanged sugarcane FRP for 2019-20 season makes mills happy

On the pricing front, sector analysts expect the sharp reduction in Indian production in 2019/20 to start the recovery in prices.

29 Jul 2019 6:58 AM

Imports of consumer durables soar in FY19

FTAs helping imports even as India’s exports come down.

29 Jul 2019 6:54 AM

12-yr-old Revant comes out with solutions for traffic rule violators; files 4 patents

The other patents relate to a system for preventing or detecting theft of vehicles through a smart key, a pre-installed SIM card.

28 Jul 2019 5:25 PM

Boost for electric vehicles, GST cut to 5 from 12 per cent

The GST rate on all EVs has been reduced from 12 per cent to 5 per cent.

28 Jul 2019 6:29 AM

GST Council trims rate on electric vehicles, chargers to 5 per cent

The council also approved GST exemption for hiring of electric buses by local authorities.

27 Jul 2019 1:06 PM


Indian office space yields highest in Asia-Pacific

While India too has brought down the interest rates, the supply - demand situation for office space is better in India.

27 Jul 2019 9:35 AM

Rains take a toll on tea; prices may rise

There have been a drop in prices as well, which are down 34 per cent compared to last year.

27 Jul 2019 9:32 AM

Shaktikanta Das cautions against bilateral hegemony

The currency manipulator tag has gained greater focus in the heat and dust of trade wars.

27 Jul 2019 7:59 AM

Subhash Chandra Garg takes over as new Power Secretary

Garg was in charge of the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), and was designated the Finance Secretary.

26 Jul 2019 12:42 PM

RBI panel for hike in collateral free lending, MUDRA loan limit to Rs 20 lakh

Around 22.83 lakh MSMEs were registered on Udyog Aadhaar Portal in the country during March, 2018 to March 2019.

26 Jul 2019 11:40 AM


PSBs' bad loans have declined by over Rs 89,000 crore till March: Govt

Over the last 4 financial years, PSBs were recapitalised to the extent of Rs 3.12 lakh cr, with an infusion of Rs 2.46 lakh cr by the govt.

26 Jul 2019 10:13 AM

Govt approves construction of 1.4 lakh more houses under PMAY

Govt sanction construction of around 1,40,134 more affordable houses for the benefit of urban poor.

26 Jul 2019 9:15 AM

CAIT demands action against Dhoni for endorsing realtor Amrapali

Action against Dhoni for his endorsement and advertisements promoting Amrapali Group which has been found guilty by the Supreme Court.

26 Jul 2019 9:02 AM

GST Council meet to decide on slashing tax rate for e-vehicles postponed

GST rate for petrol, diesel cars and hybrid vehicles are already at the highest bracket of 28 per cent plus cess.

26 Jul 2019 8:54 AM

Good rains for next 2 weeks to speed up sowing, cover deficit

The country had received below average rains in the past two weeks.

26 Jul 2019 1:19 AM


Gold imports increase 46 per cent in June quarter

Meanwhile gold demand at the retail end rose 14 per cent to 212 tonnes.

26 Jul 2019 1:15 AM

Steel prices see steep fall

The fall in demand has not been without a reason.

26 Jul 2019 1:11 AM

FPI net selling in stocks crosses Rs 15K crore in July

Outflows could be temporary going buy recent trend.

26 Jul 2019 1:09 AM

5 Brands support sustainable & eco-friendly living

Best of all, there are a lot of items accessible that can enable you to settle on eco-accommodating decisions for your home.

25 Jul 2019 5:40 PM

US Green Card to cost much more for Indian investors

The EB-5 Investor Visa programme to cost minimum USD 900,000 with effect from November 21, 2019.

25 Jul 2019 3:26 PM