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  • Wednesday, April, 2020| Today's Market | Current Time: 11:03:35
  • COVID-19 outbreak: Relief measures announced to boost economy

    The Government has announced a slew of measures to provide relief to people and business community by relaxing the compliance and regulatory norms in the wake of  COVID-19 outbreak. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has assured that the COVID 19 Economic Task Force will soon announce an economic relief package. Our correspondent reports, Finance Ministry has […]

    Digital Industry to temporarily default HD content streaming to SD

    All companies from digital industry have decided upon temporarily defaulting HD & ultra-HD streaming to SD content or offering only SD content, at bitrates no higher than 480p on cellular networks until 14th April. The move comes looking at potential impact on the cellular network infrastructure caused by unprecedented surge in mobile internet consumption as […]

    Which Investment Options are Tax Exempted post Budget 2020

    The Union Budget 2020 was announced on February 01, 2020, and was presented by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Budget 2020 introduced a new tax regime to simplify the tax filing. Although people have the liberty to choose between the two income tax structures, the rising concern regarding the new tax regime is in the […]

    Ayushman Bharat Range of Services Likely to be Expanded in Apr-2020

    As we all know, the Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (PMJAY) is a government scheme that provides primary healthcare to the poor and vulnerable people across the country. The people entitled to use the healthcare services under the PMJAY scheme are chosen by the Socio-Economic and Caste Census (SECC) 2011. The PMJAY scheme covers a […]

    ULIPs Vs. ELSS: Which one to choose after the budget announcement?

    Investments can be an essential aspect of your financial planning. The primary benefits of investments can be the growth of wealth as well as provision of returns. Due to these advantages, many of you might opt for investments in the right financial product. Although there are various tools, such as Mutual Fund (MF), Public Provident […]

    Types of term insurance plans

    A term insurance plan has been a part of the insurance market for a long time. Although it has present for a long time, only 5% of the urban population have purchased a term plan for their insurance needs. The primary reason for the minimal sale of term insurance plans can be lack of awareness […]

    There is no shortage of essential commodities, food items in markets: Pralhad Joshi

    Parliamentary Affairs minister Pralhad Joshi said there is no shortage of essential commodities and food items in the markets. Responding to the concerns raised by leader of opposition Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury in the Lok Sabha on 20th March, the minister asked members to refrain from spreading panic in the wake of Corona Virus. The minister […]

    Indian Banks’ Association appeals people to wash hands after touching currency

    In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has made an appeal to people to wash their hands after touching or counting currency. The IBA has also asked customers to use online and mobile banking channels for making their transactions and avoid visiting bank branches as it could pose a risk to […]

    SBI opens emergency credit line to meet any liquidity mismatch for its borrowers

    Amid businesses getting affected due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the country’s largest lender State Bank of India has opened an emergency credit line to meet any liquidity mismatch for its borrowers. The additional liquidity facility Covid-19 Emergency Credit Line (CECL), will provide funds up to 200 crore rupees and will be available till June […]

    Veritas Finance raises Rs.3.50 Billion in Series E Investment Round

    Chennai: Veritas Finance Private Limited (Veritas Finance), Non-Banking Finance Company (NBFC) focused on lending to micro, small, medium enterprise (MSME) with presence in eight states and one union territory today announced that it has raised Rs.3.50 Billion through a Series E investment with participation from new investor Kedaara Capital along with the existing investors Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), Lok […]