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20 February, 2018 1:46 AM To enhance CPEC communication, Pakistan makes China's Mandarin an official language

India’s two neighbours – Pakistan and China – seem to have just got closer. After getting together on big-bang projects like China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), the Pakistani Senate has a motion to declare Mandarin as one of the official languages of the country. The move is reportedly aimed at helping people connected with CPEC to communicate easily 28

16 February, 2018 11:31 AM Markets@Moneycontrol: Sensex plunges by 286 pts, markets down despite firm global cues

The market extended losses in last couple of hours of trade on Friday, by falling more than 340 points intraday despite positive global cues. The dip in all sectoral indices as well as mid-smallcaps indicated that sentiment at traders and investors’ desk may remain weak ahead of weekend especially due lingering concerns over banking stocks after the PNB fraud 31

15 February, 2018 7:18 AM Rupee Strengthens To 2-Week High Against US Dollar Today: 5 Things To Know

Broad dollar weakness and higher domestic equity markets helped the rupee to gain, say analysts. The rupee (INR) gained 20 paise against the US dollar (USD) today to hit a two-week high of 63.89. The rupee moved between 63.98 per dollar and 63.89 per dollar at the interbank forex market. On Wednesday, the rupee had gained by 23 paise to close at 64.09 against 35

12 February, 2018 5:43 PM White House Releases 2019 Budget Proposal With Border Wall, Military High On Agenda

Washington: President Donald Trump released his second budget on Monday, seeking to bolster military spending and requesting funds for infrastructure, construction of a wall along the border with Mexico and opioid treatment programs. The $4.4 trillion budget plan, which is viewed by Congress as little more than a suggestion, will likely draw criticism 54

8 February, 2018 7:13 PM PM’s speech has nothing for State, says Naidu

Take the protest to its logical conclusion, he tells MPs Telugu Desam Party (TDP) national president and Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu is evidently not impressed with the speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament. He minced no words while referring to it during his teleconference with party MPs from Dubai on Thursday. The speech hardly 31

4 February, 2018 1:41 PM Golf: Shubhankar Sharma wins Malaysia title after stunning final round

India's Shubhankar Sharma roared back from a four-stroke deficit to claim a remarkable two-shot win at the Maybank Championship in Malaysia for his second European Tour title on Sunday. The 21-year-old shot 10 birdies in a sizzling closing round of 10-under-par 62 to aggregate 21-under for the tournament, finishing ahead of joint overnight leader Jorge 17

2 February, 2018 6:44 AM Sensex cracks over 300 points, Nifty below 10,950

New Delhi: Stock markets fell in opening trade after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced long-term capital gains tax of 10 percent on stock market gains exceeding Rs 1 lakh. Benchmark Sensex slid over 300 points while the NSE Nifty opened below 10,950 level on Friday as markets gave a thumbs down to Budget proposals like long-term capital gains tax on equities 48

2 February, 2018 5:13 AM High govt debt burden constrains India’s rating: Fitch

Fitch Ratings on Friday said that the high debt burden of the government constrains India’s rating upgrade, a day after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley projecting a fiscal deficit of 3.5 % of GDP against the earlier target of 3.2 %. The 2018-19 Union Budget unveiled on Thursday contains a number of policy measures with the potential to support economic 44

1 February, 2018 5:50 PM Union Budget 2018: Glad Centre emulated Goa's medical insurance scheme, says CM Manohar Parrikar

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said that he was glad that the state government`s universal health insurance scheme had been emulated by the Centre. Panaji: Describing Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley`s Budget as non-populist, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said that he was glad that the state government`s universal health insurance 50

1 February, 2018 9:24 AM Govt. misses fiscal deficit target; higher at 3.5% in FY’18

The fiscal deficit will overshoot to 3.5 % from the earlier estimate of 3.2 % in the current fiscal, ending March 31, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday. The target has been fixed at 3.3 % for 2018-19 as against the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act target of 3 %. Expressing the government’s commitment to bring down the fiscal 34