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Billionaire Abhishek Verma Receives Threat Letter On Polygraph Test

Billionaire Abhishek Verma, Witness Against Congress’ Jagdish Tytler accused of Sikh Riot 1984, Receives Threat Letter On Polygraph Test Billionaire Business Tycoon Abhishek Verma, a witness against Congress’ Jagdish Tytler in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case received a threat letter. In the letter, he has been told not to proceed further with his polygraph test. He […]

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 Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) on Monday pipped Tata Consultancy Services to become India’s most valued company in terms of market capitalisation.

At the end of trade on BSE today, RIL commanded a market capitalisation of Rs 7,82,636.38 crore, while India’s largest IT firm by revenue TCS slipped to the second spot with a market capitalisation of Rs 7,69,696.75 crore. Shares of RIL today opened at Rs 1,206.50, then gained further ground and touched its 52-week high […]

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The policies of the UPA government to promote growth led to macro instability as they left office with high fiscal deficit and current account deficit

Jaitley’s comments come a day after the National Statistical Commission (NSC) sub-committee’s back series estimates of GDP growth with 2011-12 base came to light. These estimates showed that the Indian economy grew at a faster clip in two terms of the UPA government against the average growth in the first four years of the NDA […]

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The Indian economy grew at a faster clip in two terms of the UPA government against average growth recorded in the first four years of the NDA government

The government on Sunday clarified that a recent report of a National Statistical Commission-appointed Committee showing higher GDP growth during the UPA term “are not official estimates and are meant only to facilitate taking a decision on the appropriate approach” for calculating back series data. Separately, the Commission also clarified that various alternatives are being […]

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Narendra Modi unveiled the scheme on Wednesday which would be offering Rs 5 lakh health cover to the poor and vulnerable families in the country for free

Insurance companies have failed to get any significant share of the Ayushman Bharat-National Health Protection Mission (AB-NHPM), the ambitious health insurance plan of the government, with most state governments bypassing insurers and forming trusts to execute the mission. Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiled the scheme on Wednesday which would be offering Rs 5 lakh health cover to […]

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 Arun Jaitley said India has comfortable foreign exchange reserves to deal with any undue volatility in the currency market

He said India’s macro-economic fundamentals remain strong and developments are being monitored closely. The Indian rupee on Tuesday plunged below the 70 level to hit a record low of 70.08/09 against the dollar as the currencies of emerging markets witnessed a rout, triggered by the crash in the Turkish lira. The rupee, however, recovered later […]

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Wall Street fell in a day of heavy trading on Wednesday

Wall Street fell in a day of heavy trading on Wednesday with the S&P 500 posting its biggest percentage drop since late June as investors turned risk-averse on disappointing earnings and escalating global tariff worries. Chinese technology company Tencent Holdings Ltd reported its first profit decline in almost 13 years, putting pressure on the US […]

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The Wholesale inflation eased to 5.09 percent in July from 5.77 percent in June, official data showed on Tuesday

The index for Food Articles group rose by 2.1 percent to higher price of peas/chawali (8 percent), fruits & vegetables (7 percent), gram (6 percent), bajra (3 percent), moong, egg,  condiments & spices and fish-inland (2 percent each) and poultry chicken, wheat, tea, urad, paddy and milk (1 percent each). However, the price of betel […]

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Check out 5 smart tips for safe internet banking

Financial frauds have become rampant all over the world, with news coming every day on phishing, net bank hacking, ATM cloning among many other fraudulent activities. Though internet banking allows faster and more convenient options to transfer your amount, the risk of being defrauded too remains an important aspect. Here are some smart tips for […]