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Digital economy can reach $4 trillion in 4 years: Tech sector to govt

New Delhi: Surpassing the government's expectations to make India $1-trillion digital economy by 2022, technology companies on June 16 said it has potential...

19 lakh new investors in Mutual Funds added in April-May

New Delhi: Mutual fund houses added close to 19 lakh investor accounts in April-May of 2017-18, taking the total tally to a record 5.72...

Reliance and BP to invest Rs. 40,000 crore more in offshore gas field

New Delhi: Reliance Industries Ltd and BP will invest a further $6 billion (Rs. 40,000 crore) in their jointly owned KG D6 gas field...

UP, Maharashtra, Gujarat account for bulk of real estate investment: Study

LUCKNOW: Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Gujarat account for over half of the total real estate and construction sector investments in the country as of...

Veggies, pulses drag inflation to record low of 2.18 percent in May

NEW DELHI: Retail inflation fell to a record low of 2.18 percent in May as prices of kitchen staples like vegetables and pulses...

SCO membership will help India in economic, counter-terror cooperation: Modi

NEW DELHI: Ahead of his departure to Astana, Kazakhstan, on June 8 to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi...

MP Govt. to buy onions at Rs 8/kg from farmers, sell for Rs 2/kg

Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh government will buy onions at Rs 8 /kg from farmers across the state and sell it to shops under public distribution...

Will India get back ‘fastest growing’ tag soon? A tale of two growth rates

New Delhi: The debate over India’s growth story is still on, the trends in the two main gauges that measure economic activity—the gross domestic...

India is no longer the fastest-growing economy

New Delhi: India lost its fastest-growing major economy tag in the fourth quarter of 2016-17, with GDP growth coming in at 6.1 percent ...

India will grow at 7.2% in 2017-18, says World Bank

New Delhi: World Bank expects India, the fastest growing major economy in the world, to grow at 7.2 per cent in the current fiscal...