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Tata Sons to spend Rs1,458 cr to raise stake in Tata Global Beverages, Tata Chemicals
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Tata Sons to spend Rs1,458 cr to raise stake in Tata Global Beverages, Tata Chemicals

Tata Sons will hike its shareholding in Tata Global Beverages and Tata Chemicals by up to 6.84% and 4.39%, respectively, for a total estimated value of Rs1,458 crore

India may be power surplus this fiscal on consistent capacity additions, subdued demand: Fitch
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India may be power surplus this fiscal on consistent capacity additions, subdued demand: Fitch

The report noted that electricity prices at power exchanges dropped by 11 per cent to Rs 2.4 per kWh in 2016-17.

RBI monetary policy: Current scenario warranted a steeper rate cut, says India Inc
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RBI monetary policy: Current scenario warranted a steeper rate cut, says India Inc

Harsh Pati Singhania, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of JK Paper, termed the RBI's decision as "too little".

RBI rate cut important step for sustained growth: Finance ministry
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RBI rate cut important step for sustained growth: Finance ministry

The Reserve Bank, in its third bi-monthly monetary policy of the fiscal, on Wednesday reduced the repo rate after a gap of almost 10 months

Asian Development Bank projects 7.4% growth for India in 2017
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Asian Development Bank projects 7.4% growth for India in 2017

The outlook for Central Asia has also improved as stronger domestic demand and exports in some countries have fuelled an unexpected recovery in the sub-region.

Demonetisation: Cash crunch led to 'material impact on spending', says Fitch
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Demonetisation: Cash crunch led to 'material impact on spending', says Fitch

In its latest Global Economic Outlook (GEO), Fitch said Indian GDP growth slowed "significantly" to 6.1 percent in first quarter of 2017 from 7 percent in October-December. This was the slowest pace since fourth quarter of 2013-14.

RBI monetary policy: Note ban didn't impact growth; need clarity on inflation
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RBI monetary policy: Note ban didn't impact growth; need clarity on inflation

Patel said the inflation number may have come lower due to lingering of the transitory effect that has kept it low since November and also on supply glut conditions in respect of pulses, cereals and vegetables.

RBI monetary policy: Central bank lowers growth forecast to 7.3% for FY18
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RBI monetary policy: Central bank lowers growth forecast to 7.3% for FY18

Hit hard by demonetisation, India lost the tag of the fastest growing economy to China in the March quarter with a GDP growth of 6.1 percent

Ola Share registers a growth of 500 percent in a year
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Ola Share registers a growth of 500 percent in a year

Delhi-based cab aggregator Ola on Monday announced that its shared mobility offering Ola Share has registered 500 percent growth in the last one year.

A question to Arun Jaitley:  Does an economy growing at ‘very good’ pace really need a rate-cut boost?
Business

A question to Arun Jaitley: Does an economy growing at ‘very good’ pace really need a rate-cut boost?

If demonetisation has not impacted growth seriously, as Arun Jaitley claims, and the economy is doing well, what is the need to put indirect pressure on the Monetary Policy Committee to cut rate?

Latest GDP numbers have exposed 'lies' of NDA govt, says Congress' Anand Sharma
India

Latest GDP numbers have exposed 'lies' of NDA govt, says Congress' Anand Sharma

The Congress on Thursday said the latest GDP numbers have exposed the "lies" of the BJP-led NDA government which now needs to answer as to why the Indian economy is facing a "serious slowdown".

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella believes that the company is successful because it gives back
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella believes that the company is successful because it gives back

'The ability of Microsoft that operates in more than 190 countries to compete in so many places is vital to the company's overall long-term growth.'

Indian online gaming industry will hit $1 billion by 2021: Google-KPMG report
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Indian online gaming industry will hit $1 billion by 2021: Google-KPMG report

The report provided a detailed overview of the online gaming industry in India, its potential growth, the challenges and growth opportunities for developers.

India's GDP to bounce back to 7.2% in FY18, 7.7% in FY19 as note ban impact wanes: IMF
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India's GDP to bounce back to 7.2% in FY18, 7.7% in FY19 as note ban impact wanes: IMF

India's growth is expected to rebound to 7.2 per cent in the 2017–18 fiscal and 7.7 per cent in 2018-19 after disruptions caused by demonetisation, the IMF said today, while recommending the removal of long-standing structural bottlenecks to enhance market efficiency.

To defend RBI's credibility, Urjit Patel, 5 other MPC members to chase 4% inflation target
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To defend RBI's credibility, Urjit Patel, 5 other MPC members to chase 4% inflation target

Markets have interpreted that as the range of 2-6 percent, arguing that pursuing a specific 4 percent target takes away the flexibility needed in an economy that must grow by at least 8 percent a year to allow for full employment

Smartphone shipments beat forecast as IDC reports 4.3 percent growth to 347.4 million in Q1 2017
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Smartphone shipments beat forecast as IDC reports 4.3 percent growth to 347.4 million in Q1 2017

Over 347 million smartphones were shipped in the first quarter of 2017, higher by 4.3% from the same period last year, research firm IDC said.

Khadi sales up 33% to Rs 2,005 cr in FY17; seen crossing Rs 5,000 cr in FY19
Business

Khadi sales up 33% to Rs 2,005 cr in FY17; seen crossing Rs 5,000 cr in FY19

The khadi and village industries commission (KVIC) said in a statement that it expects to surpass the sales target of Rs5,000 crore in 2018-19

Hero MotoCorp hikes prices of scooters, motorcycles by up to Rs 2,200
Business

Hero MotoCorp hikes prices of scooters, motorcycles by up to Rs 2,200

Hero MotoCorp has hiked prices across its entire mdel range of motorcycles—from Splendor to Karizma—and scooters such as Maestro and Duet

Rising protectionism threatens Asia-Pacific growth: United Nations
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Rising protectionism threatens Asia-Pacific growth: United Nations

According to the report, the Asia-Pacific region, including countries like China, India, Japan, Australia and

Facebook is expected to announce 1.9 billion active users with 45 percent revenue growth
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Facebook is expected to announce 1.9 billion active users with 45 percent revenue growth

Ahead of its first quarter results of 2017 on Wednesday, media reports say Facebook may announce it has nearly 1.9 billion users.