'Yogi misleading people on EPF-DHFL scam'

LUCKNOW, Nov. 5 -- UPPCL EPF-DHFL scam crisis spreads, the Uttar Pradesh police via EOW made third arrest in the UPPCL employees' multicrore rupees provident fund investment scam on Tuesday by arresti... Read More

Oct services dip for 2nd month in a row

BENGALURU, Nov. 5 -- ACTIVITY in India's dominant services industry contracted for a second consecutive month in October due to muted demand, a private business survey showed on Tuesday, driving busin... Read More

M&A deals worth $52 bn 2019, 7 pc GDP growth projected

NEW DELHI, Nov. 5 -- MERGERS and acquisitions (M&A) deals worth more than $52 billion in 2019 despite a slump in the global economy, said a report by Baker McKenzie. "Despite the global headwinds, In... Read More

Decision on new base year for GDP to 2017-18 soon

NEW DELHI, Nov. 5 -- THE Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation will decide on a new base year for the GDP series in a few months, a senior official said on Tuesday. The ministry is work... Read More

Maha breakthrough in sight? 'Good news' soon, says BJP

MUMBAI, Nov. 5 -- A BJP minister in Maharashtra on Tuesday hinted at a possible breakthrough in the ongoing stand-off with the Shiv Sena over formation of a government, saying "good news" can come at ... Read More

FM hints at booster dose for realty sector

MUMBAI, Nov. 5 -- FINANCE minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the government and Reserve Bank are working to resolve the issues being faced by realty sector. Admitting that realty sector has ... Read More

Delhi cops take to streets

NEW DELHI, Nov. 5 -- DELHI POLICE was facing a virtual revolt from its rank and file on Tuesday as thousands of personnel laid siege outside the Police Headquarters, rejecting their chief's pleas to g... Read More

Gold prices gain Rs 78; silver moves up by Rs 245

NEW DELHI, Nov. 4 -- PRICES of gold rose by Rs 78 to Rs 39,263 per 10 gram in the national capital on Monday due to wedding season demand, according to HDFC Securities. "Spot gold prices for 24 karat... Read More

Rupee at five-week high on stocks rally, trade optimism

MUMBAI, Nov. 4 -- THE rupee appreciated by 4 paise to close at a five-week high against the US dollar on Monday driven by sustained foreign fund inflows and hopes of a partial trade deal between the U... Read More

Sensex scales fresh closing high on earnings boost, global cues

MUMBAI, Nov. 4 -- EQUITY benchmark BSE Sensex clocked gains for the seventh straight session to settle at a fresh closing peak of 40,302 on Monday, buoyed by encouraging quarterly earnings, sustained ... Read More