The Opposition in Rajya Sabha today asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to clarify whether the government has decided to scrap the newly launched Rs 2,000 note and introduce a Rs 1,000 coin.
Private equity firm KKR & Co has agreed to buy WebMD Health Corp in a deal valued at about $2.8 billion, bringing a slew of popular online health information websites under one umbrella.
Amid the Sikkim standoff, China today hinted that a bilateral meeting between State Councillor Yang Jiechi and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval could take place on the sidelines of a BRICS NSAs' meet here this week.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today described the outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee a guardian of the Constitution who always upheld its propriety.
It could come as a surprise to many that the Nifty has not seen a three-digit correction in the last seven months. The index’s worst fall came in mid-May, when it almost touched three digits, shedding 96 points.
Though the Nifty corrected for two days last week, traders were little bothered about the index’s slide. For two reasons: first, the correction was caused by a large cap stock with high index weight, ITC.
The massive rally that drove the Indian market to record highs, has had a positive rub off on the beaten down real estate stocks. Most realty stocks have made sharp gains during the year, as the sentiments seemed to have improved for the sector.
Analysts say focus back on oil with Gulf crisis in stalemate
Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said demonetisation and GST will make cash transactions a lot more difficult and lead to greater compliance as well as expansion of tax base.