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For the first time, Sensex ends above 30,000-mark; celebrations at BSE

Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex closed above the 30,000-mark for the first time today, while the Nifty too finished at a record high on sustained buying...

Bihar adopts GST; CM Nitish Kumar calls it ‘a historic moment’

PATNA: Both the Houses of Bihar Legislature on Monday unanimously adopted the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill along with the Bihar taxation (Amendment)...

Infosys to return Rs 13,000 crore to shareholders

BENGALURU: Infosys, India's second-biggest software exporter, on April 13 announced plans to return Rs 13,000 crore from its cash pile to shareholders after it...

Real estate sector gets 19 investments worth $3.4 billion in first quarter

MUMBAI: Indian real estate is now becoming way more attractive to investors — both foreign and domestic — than ever before, thanks to changes...

Petrol, diesel prices to change every day from May 1

NEW DELHI: Come May 1, petrol and diesel prices will change every day in sync with international rates, much like what happens in most...

Haryana worried over booze ban hitting hospitality sector, revenue generation

Gurugram: The Manohar Lal Khattar government in Haryana is anxious about the “adverse impact” of the Supreme Court’s booze-banning order on the lifestyle of...

Tesla becomes most valuable US carmaker, edges out GM

SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc on April 10 briefly became the most valuable US car maker, reaching a market capitalization of as much as $51.105...

India’s internet economy set to hit $250 billion by 2020

NEW DELHI: Driven by e-commerce and financial services, India's internet economy is expected to double from $125 billion to $250 billion -- growing from...

RBI fears inflation overshooting target

Mumbai: Retail inflation is likely to jump to 5 per cent in the second half of current fiscal, RBI said today while acknowledging that...

Lok Sabha passes 4 key GST bills, India inches closer to July rollout of...

New Delhi: The proposed goods and services tax moved a step closer to reality on March 29 with the Lok Sabha approving four bills...