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  • Tuesday, August, 2022| Today's Market | Current Time: 03:40:51
  • Rupee up 17 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai : The rupee appreciated by 17 paise to 49.10 against the dollar on the Interbank Foreign Exchange market in early trade today on increased foreign fund inflows amid firm equity markets Dealers said besides increased foreign funds inflows and euro’s gains against the US currency in the overseas market on hopes that a new […]

    Upgraded Aakash tablet to be available at same price: Sibal

    New Delhi : ‘Aakash’, the world’s cheapest tablet, will be fully indigenous soon and its improved version will be launched by the government at the same price. Telecom and HRD Minister Kapil Sibal said Datawind — the manufacturer of the product — will not be associated with it anymore and the Government has roped in […]

    Account Portability Facility offered by the Dena Bank

    Mumbai : Dena Bank has migrated to CBS Platform and the facility of Account Portability is available to all the customers of the Bank without any charge. Account Portability is transfer of the Account from one branch to another Branch within the Bank without the change of Account Number. As per the RBI Guidelines customers […]

    Kingfisher top brass appears before DGCA

    Mumbai : Kingfisher top brass has appeared before DGCA to explain large-scale flight disruptions which continued for the fourth consecutive day with cancellation of 23 more flights on Tuesday. Kingfisher CEO Sanjay Agarwal and other officials met DGCA chief EK Bharat Bhushan and gave a revival plan of their disrupted flight schedule. The major air […]

    Brent hits 8- month high after Iran halts oil sales

    Mumbai : Oil prices jumped to a nine-month high near USD 105 a barrel on Monday in Asia after Iran said it halted crude exports to Britain and France in an escalation of a dispute over the Middle Eastern country’s nuclear programme. Benchmark crude was up USD 1.75 to USD 104.99 per barrel at midday Singapore […]

    EPFO may fix minimum pension at Rs 1,000 per month next week

    New Delhi : Retirement fund body EPFO may take a final decision on fixing the minimum pension for its subscribers at Rs 1,000 per month, during a meeting of the Central Board of Trustees (CBT) scheduled on 22nd February. “The EPFO’s apex decision making body the CBT could fix minimum pension at Rs 1,000 per […]

    Kinghfisher cuts more flights, DGCA contemplates action

    New Delhi : Air services of cash-strapped Kingfisher airlines were badly hit on Sunday with almost half of its flights from major metros cancelled or delayed, causing hardship to passengers and prompting aviation regulator DGCA to contemplate action against the beleaguered carrier. A large number of flights including 16 from Mumbai and seven from Kolkata, […]

    IBA urges for strict norms on education loans under management quota

    New Delhi : The Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) has asked its members to impose stricter terms on loans given to students getting admission under the management quota. In a guidance note published on its website, IBA has said that model scheme for the higher studies does not cover admissions under the management quota. It has […]

    Centre moves SC seeking review of Vodafone tax case verdict

    New Delhi: The Centre on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking review of its verdict holding that the Indian Income Tax Department does not have jurisdiction to levy Rs 11,000 crore as tax on the overseas deal between Vodafone International Holdings and Hutchison Group. The court had on 20th January  allowed Vodafone’s appeal and had […]

    Charge one-time fee on extra spectrum on prospective basis: DoT

    New Delhi: In what could come as a relief to incumbent operators like Bharti Airtel and Vodafone, the government is considering charging a one-time fee for excess spectrum on a prospective basis. “Current prices per MHz recommended by TRAI may not reflect the true market price. Hence, the price is to be determined by auction,” […]