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26 September, 2017 2:20 AM Oil markets take a breather after jump the day before

Oil markets took a breather on Tuesday after prices jumped more than 3 percent in the previous session, with Turkey threatening to cut crude flows from Iraq's Kurdistan region to the outside world. Global marker Brent hit a two-year high on Monday, helped by output curbs by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and other major producers 16

25 September, 2017 10:38 PM PM Narendra Modi launches Saubhagya scheme; here is what it really means

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gave a big push to an ongoing mission to get all households in the country electrified by launching a Rs 16,320-crore scheme — Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana (Saubhagya) — to achieve the coveted goal by the end of December 2018. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday gave a big push to an ongoing mission 26

23 September, 2017 1:30 PM Quake in North Korea triggers suspicion

China calls it a ‘suspected explosion’ but South Korea terms it a ‘natural earthquake’ A small earthquake near North Korea’s nuclear test site on Saturday was probably not man-made, the nuclear proliferation watchdog and a South Korean official said, easing fears Pyongyang had exploded another nuclear bomb just weeks after its last one. Chinese earthquake 26

16 September, 2017 8:35 AM CEA Arvind Subramanian briefs PM Narendra Modi on macroeconomic situation

Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) Arvind Subramanian on Friday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the state of the economy. Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) Arvind Subramanian on Friday briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the state of the economy. Subramanian, in an hour presentation to the Prime Minister, covered topics like growth numbers, which has fallen 22

15 September, 2017 2:29 PM India's April-August trade deficit hits $64.14 billion

India added $11.64 billion to its trade deficit in August 2017, taking overall trade deficit for the first five months of the current fiscal (April-August 2017-18) to an estimated $63.14 billion, provisional figures released by the commerce ministry showed. The trade deficit shot up from $11.45 billion in July to $11.64 billion in August with a 21.02 per cent jump in the country's 1

13 September, 2017 1:08 PM Can't Keep Changing Fuel Prices On Knee-Jerk Basis, Says Dharmendra Pradhan

The Petroleum Minister expects global crude prices to ease in the near future. New Delhi: The government cannot change fuel prices on a knee-jerk basis, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Wednesday on a day when stocks of state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) tanked by as much as eight per cent following recent hikes in transport fuel prices 38

12 September, 2017 10:29 AM Nirmala Sitharaman, Piyush Goyal, Dharmendra Pradhan Join Key Cabinet Committees

New Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan have become members of key cabinet committees reconstituted after the September 3 reshuffle. After her elevation as defence minister, Ms Sitharaman has become a member of the cabinet committee on security headed by Prime Minister Modi. Finance 64

11 September, 2017 4:22 AM ExxonMobil slashes 20-year LNG price to India in bad omen for producers

India has won a big price cut on a 20-year liquefied natural gas (LNG) deal with global giant ExxonMobil Corp in a rare contract renegotiation, a bad sign for global producers in a heavily oversupplied market. Long-term contracts are rarely revised in the LNG market, and for a big producer to cave in shows how supply from new plants in Australia and the United 30

10 September, 2017 7:10 AM Exporters' woes under GST: Working capital stuck as refunds not available

NEW DELHI: Exporters are having a tough time since the roll-out of the new indirect tax regime as the online facility to claim refunds is not yet available, with many even postponing shipments as they grapple with low funds, stakeholders and experts have said. The worries are greater for small and medium exporters who have a turnover of less than Rs 20 crore 21

7 September, 2017 9:55 AM BJP to go solo for Odisha assembly elections, chief Amit Shah rules out any party alliance

the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will fight alone in the next Odisha assembly elections, said party chief Amit Shah on Thursday. Bhubaneswar: the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will fight alone in the next Odisha assembly elections, said party chief Amit Shah on Thursday. Unveiling the BJP's 'Mission 120' for Odisha, Shah on Wednesday claimed that BJP will come to power 62