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Apr 19, 2017
Petrol pump dealers' decision to close on Sundays could invoke Essential Commodities Act: GovtDealers' body representatives told the media on Tuesday that their decision was in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's recent call to save petrol and diesel.
Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Mar 30, 2017
GST Bills passed in Lok Sabha; Parliament may lose powers, warns CongressReplying to the seven-hour-long debate, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the GST which will usher in a uniform indirect tax regime in the country and will make commodities "slightly cheaper".
Jan 26, 2017
Exclusive: Ahead of Budget, here's a glimpse of what PM Modi may have planned for farmersThe measures suggested this time are intriguing because India has never adopted such a path since independence to reshape agricultural policy.
Jan 21, 2017
Jignesh Shah and the NSEL scam: New book looks at decimation of FTIL head's empireA new book called 'The Target' by Shantanu Guha Ray looks at the decimation of NSEL scam accused Jignesh Shah's global empire; how he broke the market monopoly and the price he paid.
Dec 24, 2016
Modi's speech: Demonetisation is well-intentioned, but how short is short-term?The key takeaway from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speech at the National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM) campus near Mumbai on Saturday is his reiteration that the NDA-government doesn’t think that demonetisation is an accident
Nov 01, 2016
India to get six new mega ports under Ministry of Shipping's Sagarmala projectAt least six new mega ports have been cleared to be built under the ambitious Sagarmala Project, taken up by the Ministry of Shipping.
Oct 21, 2016
Sagarmala, India's port modernisation project, can save up to Rs 40,000 cr in logistics, says govt studyThe Ministry of Shipping's ambitious Sagarmala project that aims to modernise India's ports is estimated to save up to Rs 40,000 crore per year spent on logistics by key industries, says a study done by the ministry.
Aug 30, 2016
Sebi asks commexes to disseminate derivatives prices via SMS to bring in transparencySebi tells exchanges to provide the service free of cost to subscribers
Jul 25, 2016
Inflation-wary Centre asks states to remove taxes on essential food itemsStates have been asked to create a robust Information Management System of prices, production, availability, unscrupulous trading, hoarding and black marketing