How a deficient monsoon impacts the economy

New Delhi, June 18 -- Mint looks into the impact of a deficient monsoon. What is the latest update on monsoon? The southwest monsoon has started advancing to more parts of eastern India. The advance... Read More

Government scraps incentives on onion exports as prices rise

New Delhi, June 11 -- The Centre on Tuesday scrapped incentives on export of fresh and chilled onions to discourage overseas sales of the commodity following a steady rise in domestic prices. Under t... Read More

Govt seeks firms to advise on PSU assets sale

New Delhi, June 11 -- The finance ministry has invited bids seeking advisory services to help monetize non-core and fixed assets, such as land and buildings, of public sector enterprises. The move is ... Read More

Govt seeks firms to advise on PSU land, building monetization

New Delhi, June 10 -- The finance ministry has invited bids from consultancy firms to advise it on its plan to monetize fixed assets like land and buildings belonging to public sector companies. This ... Read More

Monsoon onset over Kerala seen delayed to 8 June, says IMD

New Delhi, June 5 -- The southwest monsoon, which normally hits Kerala on June 1, is seen delayed further. Conditions are likely to become favourable for its onset over the southern state only around ... Read More

Shares of most Indian drug makers named in US lawsuit rebound today

New Delhi, May 14 -- Many Indian pharmaceutical companies named in an anti-trust lawsuit filed by 44 US states accusing them of price manipulation traded higher on Tuesday, recovering from the Monday ... Read More

Wipro's 'ongoing critical business' not impacted by cyber attack

New Delhi, April 19 -- Wipro Ltd on Friday said that the recently reported cyber attack on few of its employee accounts have had no impact on the company's "ongoing critical business." In a filing to... Read More

Mindtree Q4 net up 8.9%; board declares special dividend of 200%

New Delhi, April 17 -- Mid-sized IT firm Mindtree on Wednesday reported a consolidated net profit of Rs.198 crore during the January-March quarter, a 9% rise against a year ago. The Bengaluru-based co... Read More

SpiceJet Ltd to induct 5 new Bombardier Q400 aircraft

New Delhi, April 16 -- Low-cost carrier SpiceJet Ltd will induct five 90-seater Q400 aircraft to expand its Bombardier fleet size to 32, the airline said in a notification to the exchanges today. Thr... Read More

India keeps gold base import price unchanged

New Delhi, April 16 -- The central government has kept the base import price of gold unchanged at $417 per 10 gm, according to an official release. The base import price for silver has been cut $4 to ... Read More