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18 July, 2018 12:50 PM Foreigners sell Asian bonds for third straight month in June

Foreigners withdrew money from Asian bond markets for the third consecutive month in June amid concerns that increasing trade frictions between the United States and China will disrupt the region's economic growth. Data from central banks and bond market associations showed foreigners sold a total of $1.9 billion of bonds from India, Indonesia, Thailand 32

17 July, 2018 2:08 AM Jeff Bezos net worth crosses $150 billion, becomes richest person in modern history

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos net worth went past $150 billion to become the richest person in modern history. According to a Bloomberg report, Bezos’ net worth went past the $150 billion mark after Amazon's stock price surged ahead of Amazon’s prime day sale — a 36-hour shopping bonanza organized by the e-commerce giant. Since the time of writing 214

16 July, 2018 6:45 AM June Wholesale Inflation Surges To 5.77% On Higher Crude Prices

Wholesale inflation for the month of June stood at 5.77% against 4.43% of May and 0.90% during the corresponding month of the previous year. Wholesale inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) for the month of June stood at 5.77 per cent against 4.43 per cent of May and 0.90 per cent during the corresponding month of the previous year, according 37

13 July, 2018 9:42 AM Will Shah apologise for UP BJP MLA's remark on rape, asks Sena

The Shiv Sena today asked whether BJP president Amit Shah would apologise for his party's UP MLA's remark that even Lord Ram cannot curb rapes. The Sena's poser came a day after the BJP sought an apology from Congress president Rahul Gandhi for Shashi Tharoor's 'Hindu Pakistan' remark. "Tharoor said if the BJP wins the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, India will become 46

5 July, 2018 4:58 AM Minimum Support Price hike to push CPI by 70 bps, roil fiscal nos, warn analysts

Retail inflation is likely to accelerate by 70 basis points following the massive hike in minimum support prices (MSPs) destabilizing several macroeconomic variables and financial arithmetic, economists have warned. The increase in MSPs will also impact wholesale inflation by 38 basis points, they added. Earlier in the day, government hiked the minimum 33

4 July, 2018 2:18 AM Base Year For GDP, Inflation Calculation To Change By Fiscal 2020

New Delhi: The government on Tuesday declared its intent to change the base year for calculation of GDP and retail inflation to 2017-18 and 2018 respectively, likely to come to effect by fiscal 2019-20. The previous base year revision for gross domestic product (GDP), the index of industrial production (IIP) and the consumer price index (CPI), or retail 40

29 June, 2018 8:40 AM Fall of rupee: P Chidambaram says still looking forward to BJP's 'achhe din'

Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram today took a dig at the government over the record fall of the Indian rupee against the US dollar, saying he was still looking forward to the BJP's 'achhe din', a slogan coined by Prime Narendra Modi before the 2014 general election. Continuing its free fall for the fourth straight session, the Indian rupee yesterday 24

29 June, 2018 8:35 AM Rupee fall: No need for 'knee-jerk' reactions, says Piyush Goyal

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal today said there is no need for "knee jerk reactions" on the rupee front, amid the currency touching lifetime lows. The rupee had yesterday breached the 69-mark against the US dollar for the first time due to multiple headwinds like weak global cues and inflation concerns. It finally ended at an all-time low of 68.79, slumping 37

28 June, 2018 5:21 AM Add Colgate, target Rs 1,300; expect higher ad investment on flagship brand: Kotak Securities

Kotak Securities has maintained add rating on Colgate Palmolive with a target of Rs 1,300 per share. According to research house, the company is not regaining any market share lost to Patanjali yet, while underlying category volume growth is inching up but at a slow pace. The price hikes is going to take care of input cost inflation trends and expect 37

22 June, 2018 4:55 PM Current bond yield level not justified: Garg

The current level of bond yields are not supported by fundamentals and are expected to return to normal levels, Subash Chandra Garg, Economic Affairs Secretary, said on Friday. Speaking to the media, Mr. Garg said, “Any increase in yields is a matter of concern, but you would have seen there is some moderation in the yields.” The yield on the 10-year 35