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Reliance sells 2.32% stake in Jio to Saudi wealth fund PIF for Rs 11,367 cr

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 12:22
The investment by Saudi sovereign wealth fund is "at an equity value of Rs 4.91 trillion and an enterprise value of Rs 5.16 trillion", the company said in a statement.

China declines queries on face-off with India, damming Galwan river

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 11:42
Currently the overall situation is stable and controllable

Saudi Arabia's PIF picks up 2.3% stake in Reliance Jio for Rs 11,367 cr

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 11:27
This is the 10th investment in Reliance Jio in nine weeks

25 govt schemes to be pooled together to give jobs to migrant workers: FM

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 11:07
The Garib Kalyan Rozgar Abhiyan will be launched by the prime minister from Khagaria in Bihar, said the finance minister

Railways cancels Rs 471 cr contract with Chinese firm over 'poor progress'

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 10:31
They were supposed to complete the work by 2019, but only 20 per cent of the work has been completed so far

France to apply digital tax whether US returns to negotiations or not

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 10:10
Nearly 140 countries have been negotiating the first rewrite of international tax rules in a generation

BS READS: The curious case of Indian students who planned to study abroad

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 09:33
While there are many reasons why Indian students choose universities abroad, the advantage one gets in post-study work visas and employment opportunities are the main incentives

5G rollout, bad optics: SC order on AGR dues to have a far reaching impact

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 09:11
Vodafone Idea (VIL) would be the worst-affected if the AGR outstanding cannot be staggered or waived, but Bharti Airtel would also be under pressure

Nepal parliament approves new map that lays claim to Indian territory

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 09:05
Nepal last month released the revised political and administrative map of the country laying claim over the strategically key areas

Coronavirus-hit Indian economy to contract by 4% in FY21: ADB forecast

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 08:48
For the countries in developing Asia, ADB forecasts growth of 0.1 per cent for the region in 2020

PSU stocks in focus; ITI surges 20%, BHEL gains 15%, Coal India up 8%

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 08:32
MSTC, MMTC, Hindustan Copper, Bharat Electronics, Ircon International, NLC India, Engineers India, BEML, STC India, NBCC, Mishra Dhatu Nigam and Container Corporation were up 4% to 8% on the BSE

Will withdraw 96% of Rs 4 trn AGR-related dues against PSUs: Centre to SC

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 08:29
The bench asked the telecom companies to file their financial statements before it and fixed the matter for hearing in third week of July

Voda Idea, Airtel recover from day's low as SC defers AGR hearing to July

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 07:49
The Supreme Court has given the Department of Telecommunication (DoT) time until July third week to consider the proposals by telecom companies.

How IVUS in balloon angioplasty can be a boon for heart and kidney patients

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 07:32
Balloon angioplasty using IVUS, has proved to be successful on heart patients with kidney ailments and diabetes, for Kerala-based Meditrina Hospital

AGR dues: Telcos to file financial statements before SC; hearing in July

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 07:31
DoT seeks time from SC to respond to telcos replies on payment of AGR related dues by them

Twitter for iOS gets 'Voice Tweet' feature: How to add voice notes to tweet

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 06:58
The feature is currently available to a limited group of people on Twitter for iOS platform, and it will be available for everyone on iOS in the coming weeks

India will reduce imports, turn Covid-19 crisis into opportunity: PM Modi

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 06:52
The Prime Minister also highlighted that India does not export coal but is the world's second-largest coal-importer

Developing Asia to 'barely grow' in 2020; India's GDP to shrink by 4%: ADB

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 05:54
Hit hard by Covid-19, South Asia is forecast to contract by 3 per cent in 2020, compared to 4.1 per cent growth predicted in April

India reports over 10K cases for seventh straight day; toll 3,66,946

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 05:53
The number of active cases stands at 1,60,384, while 1,94,324 people have recovered and one patient has migrated

Delhi coronavirus LIVE: Amit Shah to meet DMs today amid rising Covid cases

Thu, 06/18/2020 - 05:51
Coronavirus latest news: The total number of corona cases in the US has reached 2,234,469. Brazil has 960,309 cases, Russia 553,301 and India 367,264. Catch coronavirus live updates here