Subhash Narayan
New Delhi
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10% duty sought to curb aluminium dumping

Faced with 123 per cent growth in imports over last seven years, the aluminium industry has sought government intervention by way of higher import duty of 10 per cent on scrap and metal to protect

Petrol and diesel prices set to break all-time high levels

Consumers may have to burn a larger hole in their pockets to keep their vehicles running as retail prices of petrol and diesel are set to hit all-time high levels all over again soon.

Natural gas may come under GST earlier than expected

Natural gas may become the first of the five petroleum products to be included in the Goods and Service Tax (GST) regime ahead of an earlier agreed schedule, as the Centre and states come to a comm

Hero Cycles plans acquisitions in Brazil, eastern Europe

Hero Cycles, a unit of Rs 2,600-crore Hero Motors Company (HMC), plans to make two global acquisitions this year to expand its footprint in the overseas markets with its range of hi-end bicycles an

NTPC to shut down Badarpur plant by August

There is good news in store for Delhi residents suffering from high level of air pollution.

MMTC-PAMP seeks gold coin sales by banks again

State-owned international trading company MMTC, which has a joint venture with Switzerland's PAMP, has asked the Union government to allow banks to sell gold and silver coins in order to make the g

Rising global wheat prices augur well for Indian exports

After a three-year break, wheat shipments from India may once again witness a sharp rise this year as exporters are looking to gain from favourable global market conditions.

Oil importers look at US shale as alternate to Iran supply

The US is likely to become the biggest gainer of its decision to impose sanctions on Iran with major oil importing countries, including India, looking to substantially increase crude oil imports fr

Big Interview: Absence of regulations hamper growth

Srei Group, part of the Kanoria Foundation, entered into an MoU with New Zealand’s CBL Corporation last year to set up a 50:50 joint venture to offer surety and guarantee products in India.  T

NTPC’s SJVNL acquisition likely this year

After kickstarting consolidation in the oil sector, the government plans to undertake a similar exercise in the power sector this year, allowing state-owned NTPC to buy out the entire central gover