Only 6 out of 192 equity mutual funds gave double-digit 5-year SIP returns

New Delhi, July 21 -- Equity mutual funds have not shown their best performance for some time now. Mutual fund investors have been complaining of unexpectedly lower returns from equity funds for over ... Read More

Corona Kavach policy will be sold as group insurance policy for COVID-19, says IRDAI

New Delhi, July 21 -- The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has allowed the general and standalone health insurers to offer Corona Kavach Policy as a group insurance prod... Read More

Street cheers ACC June quarter earnings, but valuations tell a different story

MUMBAI, July 21 -- Pan-India focused cement major ACC Ltd June quarter result was not as bad as the Street feared. Since the cement sector was among the key casualties of the coronavirus crisis, expec... Read More

Did covid stimulus tame EM bond yields?

New Delhi, July 21 -- Quantitative easing (QE) measures, or long-term asset purchases, were heavily used by central banks as a stimulus measure after the financial crisis of 2008. The covid-19 pandemi... Read More

Maharashtra Covid-19 count crosses 3.27 lakh; 246 die, 7,188 recover in a day

New Delhi, July 21 -- Maharashtra's novel coronavirus cases on Tuesday crossed 3.27 lakh after 8,369 more patients tested positive for the virus in the last 24 hours. The total number of positive cas... Read More

Banks will remain closed on all Saturdays in West Bengal

New Delhi, July 21 -- To prevent the spread of Covid-19 among bank employees, the West Bengal government has decided to let all bank branches shut all over the state on all Saturdays. So far, banks re... Read More

Gold prices today near record highs, silver surges Rs.2,500 in just 2 days

New Delhi, July 21 -- Gold prices in India inched higher today in tandem with positive global cues. On MCX, August gold futures were up 0.36% to Rs.49,204 per 10 gram, continuing their choppy movement... Read More

OnePlus Nord with six cameras, up to 12GB RAM launched: Check India price, specs

New Delhi, July 21 -- After several speculations and leaks, BBK-owned smartphone company OnePlus finally launched its latest flagship smartphone OnePlus Nord today in a first-of-its-kind virtual event... Read More

Govt open to take more steps to support industry: FM at India Ideas Summit

New Delhi, July 21 -- Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the Indian economy, especially the rural India, is on the path of recovery and that the government is ready to take more steps... Read More

India has managed COVID-19 'relatively well', says govt as fatality rate drops below 2.5%

New Delhi, July 21 -- India's COVID-19 fatality rate has reduced to 2.43% today, the health ministry said in a press conference today. It was 3.36% a month ago. The coronavirus moratality rate dropped... Read More