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  • Govt may use 25% disinvestment money on reviving sick units

    New Delhi : The govt is likely to revert to the policy of using 25 percent of the disinvestment proceeds for reviving sick PSUs and recapitalising the profitable ones from the next fiscal. The government, according to sources, is likely to take some decision in the forthcoming Budget in this regard as its three-year policy of […]

    Sensex drops further by 235 pts on selling pressure

    Mumbai : The BSE benchmark index Sensex dropped further by 235 points in late morning trade on Monday due to profit booking from operators mainly in realty, capital goods and metal stocks in view of rising crude oil prices in the international market. The barometer resumed higher at 17,975.19 but declined immediately to 17,746.60 points. […]

    Eurozone needs package to tackle debt crisis: Pranab

    New Delhi : Against the backdrop of G20 finance ministers meet to discuss global situation, India on Friday said the eurozone will have to come out with a package to resolve its sovereign debt problem, which is also impacting developing countries. “Our stated position is that to resolve the crisis of the eurozone they will […]

    Sensex recovers by 72 points in early trade

    Mumbai :  The BSE benchmark index Sensex recovered by over 72 points in early trade today. In a similar fashion, wide-based index of the National Stock Exchange, Nifty, moved up by 21.70 points to 5,505.00. In Asia, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index was up 0.36 per cent, while Japan’s Nikkei Index was being quoted 0.14 […]

    India seeks 5 million tons of more crude oil from Saudi Arabia

    New Delhi : India today sought 5 million tons of more crude oil from Saudi Arabia next fiscal as its refiners look at replacing at least 10 per cent crude oil imported from Iran. Speaking to reporters after a meeting with Abdul Aziz Bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Assistant Minister for Petroleum Affairs, Saudi Arabia in […]

    BSE launches 1st environment friendly equity index

    Mumbai : The first environment friendly equity index ‘BSE-Greenex’ was launched in Mumbai. Corporate Affairs Minister Veerappa Moily inaugurated the Bombay Stock Exchange’s new initiative by striking the gong yesterday. The BSE-Greenex is a first of its kind benchmark index, which includes top 20 companies based on Green House Gas Numbers, Free Float Market capitalization […]

    Sensex gains 57 points in early trade

    Mumbai : The BSE benchmark index Sensex recovered by nearly 57 points in early trade on Thursday on selective buying by funds. The 30-share index, which had lost 283.36 points in Wednesday’s session, recovered by 56.79 points, or 0.31 per cent to 18,202.04 points. The wide-based National Stock Exchange Nifty index moved up by 12.80 […]

    Differences in EPFO board stall decision on Rs 1000 pension

    New Delhi : Amid differences among trade unions and employers over sharing of additional annual contribution of Rs 600 crore required for minimum pension of Rs 1,000 per month for EPFO subscribers, the retirement fund body on Wednesday deferred the decision on the contentious issue. The Central Board of Trustees (CBT),the apex decision-making body of […]

    Asian markets ends mostly higher today

    Asian markets ended mostly higher today. Japan’s Nikkei-225 rose 1 percent; Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained 0.3 percent; China’s Shanghai Composite index advanced 0.9 percent and South Korea’s Kospi inched up 0.2 percent. But, Singapore’s Strait Times index lost 1 percent. In economic news, China’s manufacturing sector contracted in February for the fourth straight month […]

    Sensex falls from 7-mth high on profit selling; loses 283 pts

    Mumbai :  The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday fell from seven-month high levels losing 283 points on profit-booking mainly in realty, banking and oil and gas stocks. The 30-share barometer, which had gained 275 points in last two trading sessions to touch a seven-month high, fell by 283.36 points, or 1.54 per cent to […]