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Retail inflation eases to 4.29% in April as food prices fall

New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) Lower food prices sequentially eased India's retail inflation in April as the Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased to 4.29...

Global cues dent equities, metal stocks fall

Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) India's benchmark equity indices broke a four-day winning streak on Tuesday as global cues marred investors' sentiments. Globally, Asian stocks fell...

Moody’s cuts India growth forecast, warns of severe and prolonged stress

New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday revised its India GDP forecast down to 9.3 per cent from 13.7 per cent...

Ahead in the GDP race – USA or China?

By Pradip Baijal New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Everyone talks of China overtaking the USA in GDP and 5G. We now live in a globalised...

23 crore Indians pushed into poverty amid pandemic: Report

New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) As the pandemic and the eventual lockdowns wreaked havoc on the economy and livelihoods, around 23 crore Indians have...

Indices close flat, metal stocks shine

Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) India's key benchmark equity indices closed on a flat note on Monday as robust quarterly results, along with an upbeat...

RIL doubles Q4 net profit to Rs 13,227 cr

Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) The Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) on Friday reported a 108 per cent growth in its consolidated net profit for the...

India’s unemployment rate may rise to 8% in April: CMIE

New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) As states go into lockdowns and impose restrictions amid the second wave of Covid-19, the unemployment rate in April...

Zomato’s draft IPO prospectus reveals salary of its top brass

Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Zomato's draft red herring prospectus for an initial public offering (IPO) reveals the salary of its top executives. It shows that...

‘Heartbroken’ Nadella vouches to help Covid-ravaged India

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Heartbroken at the grim Covid situation in India, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said on Monday that the company is...