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Sensex registers biggest fall since Dec on global worries

Sensex registers biggest fall since Dec on global worries

In its biggest single-day fall in over three months, the BSE Sensex on Wednesday plunged by 318 points to close at a nearly two-week low of 29,167.68 as investors cut…

Wealth creation as important as its distribution: Minister

Wealth creation as important as its distribution: Minister

Emphasising that development has no meaning unless it covers all sections of the society, Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said creation of wealth is as important as its distribution. “In…

Trying to implement GST from July 1, says Jaitley

Trying to implement GST from July 1, says Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said he is hopeful of rolling out the biggest tax reform GST from July 1 which will make goods and services cheaper and tax…

Union Cabinet clears GST supplementary legislations

Union Cabinet clears GST supplementary legislations

The Union Cabinet on Monday approved four legislations to implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST), ahead of their introduction in Parliament this week to enable roll out of the…

I-T dept makes public list of defaulters owing Rs 448 cr

I-T dept makes public list of defaulters owing Rs 448 cr

The Income Tax department released a list of 29 entities owing Rs 448.02 crore in taxes as part of its strategy to name and shame large defaulters. In advertisements issued…

No hard landing for China’s economy: Li Keqiang

No hard landing for China’s economy: Li Keqiang

Premier Li Keqiang defended his move to cut China’s GDP target to 6.5 per cent and asked the critics to stop forecasts of a hard landing for the world’s second…

Govt must bail out troubled big borrowers at time: CEA

Govt must bail out troubled big borrowers at time: CEA

The government needs to bail out large corporate borrowers at times in a capitalist system though it may lead to charges of cronyism, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said,…

WPI inflation rises to 39-month high of 6.55% in February

WPI inflation rises to 39-month high of 6.55% in February

Country’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 39-month high of 6.55 per cent in February from 5.25 per cent in the previous month. According to the…

Demonetisation had ‘severe’ impact on Kerala economy

Demonetisation had ‘severe’ impact on Kerala economy

The demonetisation had a ‘severe’ impact on Kerala as 56 percent of its economic activity was hit, besides causing a dip in tourism revenues and remittances, important drivers of growth…

Trump pledges $1 trillion to rebuild infrastructure

Trump pledges $1 trillion to rebuild infrastructure

U.S President Donald Trump pledged to bring one trillion dollars in public and private investment to rebuild what he called America’s crumbling infrastructure. Trump made the promise in a high-stakes…

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