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Renewable energy capacity to reach 260 GW by 2024

India is formulating a policy to build a 30 GW local capacity for manufacturing solar cells.

20 Jul 2019 7:47 AM

Rural telephone subscribers fall in May, urban user base rises: Trai

The rural subscription declined from 512.91 million at the end of April 19 to 508.49 million at the end of May 2019

19 Jul 2019 4:27 PM

FDs of Small Finance Banks vs Commercial Banks: Which one should you go for?

SFBs are giving interest rate up to nine per cent on their regular FDs and offering 9.5 per cent in case of senior citizen FDs.

19 Jul 2019 1:51 PM

Finance Minister seeks to allay fears on surcharge on super rich

RBI has opened an indirect liquidity window to aid banks to give funds to the sector, which is facing a severe liquidity crisis.

19 Jul 2019 1:27 PM

India to touch renewable energy capacity of 260 GW by 2024: govt official

India’s renewable power capacity soared by almost 150 per cent in the last five years to 77.6 GW.

19 Jul 2019 1:25 PM


IEA says does not expect 'huge increase' in crude prices

The IEA is reducing its 2019 oil demand forecast due to a slowing global economy amid a US-China trade spat.

19 Jul 2019 11:01 AM

Cash withdrawal from multiple accounts to be aggregated for levying 2 pc TDS

Two per cent tax will be charged if aggregate cash withdrawal from one or more accounts exceeds Rs 1 crore.

19 Jul 2019 9:38 AM

Chief ministers' panel on agri favours linking Finance Commission grants with reforms

The next meeting of the committee will be on August 16.

19 Jul 2019 9:22 AM

Rains to revive, pick up pace over next two weeks

The state-run agency also said rains in the remaining parts of the country are very likely to be normal to below normal.

19 Jul 2019 6:55 AM

Agri exports to China double

In dollar terms the growth was 83 per cent from $72 million in FY18 to $132 million in FY19.

19 Jul 2019 6:49 AM


Sebi to tighten auditor resignation norms

Auditors have to give detailed reasons for resigning from an audit job.

19 Jul 2019 6:40 AM

Sachin Bansal in talks for Essel Mutual Fund

Sachin Bansal and former Bank of America director Ankit Agarwal are in joint talks for acquiring Essel MF.

19 Jul 2019 6:29 AM

Hiranandani forays into data centre parks

About the family business, the senior Hiranandani said his son Darshan will be his successor.

19 Jul 2019 3:25 AM

South Indian tea prices plunge as demand flags

The price decline is more pronounced in high quality Assam tea, compared with the low to medium categories of tea.

19 Jul 2019 3:21 AM

Renegotiation of PPAs to hit cash flows

Earlier this month, the state government had formed a negotiation committee to renegotiate wind and solar PPAs in the state.

18 Jul 2019 1:39 AM


EV charging stations to be set up in capital cities

The government wants to extend the capital grants with various organisations to promote the use of EVs in the country.

18 Jul 2019 1:22 AM

EPFO recovers Rs 459 cr PF dues out of Rs 1,251 cr outstanding in 2018-19

The total backlog or outstanding provident fund dues of the EPFO during 2018-19 was Rs 791.63 crore.

17 Jul 2019 4:06 PM

Taxpayers beware! Claiming false HRA through ITR may land you in problem

The format of Form-16 has been changed to make it in sync with the format of Income Tax return (ITR).

17 Jul 2019 2:58 PM

Israel Aerospace signs USD 50 million follow-up deal with Indian navy

The agreement involves maintenance and other services for sub-systems of Israel Aerospace’s medium range surface-to-air missile

17 Jul 2019 2:40 PM

Christine Lagarde resigns as IMF chief, starting race for her successor

IMF succession is expected to be a major topic of discussion among G7 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting on Wed.

17 Jul 2019 10:27 AM