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Arun Jaitley Attacks Amarinder Singh Over His Family’s Alleged Foreign Accounts

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley addressing ‘Vikas Parv’ rally in Bathinda in the Malwa region of Punjab organised to mark the completion of NDA government’s two years in office. (PTI photo) BATHINDA:  Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today attacked Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh over his family’s alleged foreign accounts and also took a dig at Aam Aadmi Party, which he ... Read More »

Who Will Replace Raghuram Rajan At RBI?

Raghuram Rajan has said he will not be seeking a second term at RBI NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Raghuram Rajan will not be seeking second term at RBI Finance Minister said government will name successor soon RBI deputy governor Urjit Patel in list of 7 potential successors RBI governor Raghuram Rajan stunned government officials and investors on Saturday by announcing he ... Read More »

BJP Lawmaker Slams Arvind Kejriwal Over App-Based Bus Service

BJP lawmaker Meenakshi Lekhi today said it appears that the note of the Delhi government’s proposed bus service was prepared by some individual corporate aggregator. (File Photo) NEW DELHI:  Slamming Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, BJP Member of Parliament Meenakshi Lekhi today said that by approving the app-based bus service, Delhi government violated several mandatory legal provisions and deliberately chose ... Read More »

NRIs Can Now Join National Pension Savings Online

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry on Friday said non resident Indians (NRIs) can now open National Pension Savings (NPS) accounts online if they have Aadhaar Card or PAN card. “NRIs can now open NPS Accounts online if they have Aadhaar Card or PAN card,” the Finance Ministry said in a statement. Till now, NRIs could open NPS accounts only through paper ... Read More »

NBFCs Chart Out Ambitious Growth Plans For 2-Wheeler Finance

Mumbai: Pinning their hopes on above-normal monsoon this year, NBFCs with presence in two-wheeler finance segment have chalked out ambitious growth plans. While Mahindra Finance is looking at turnaround story in the two-wheeler segment to fuel growth, Muthoot Capital Services has chalked out ambitious plans to increase its revenue coming from the two-wheeler, especially scooter, finance in the current fiscal. ... Read More »

Nikkei Rises Over 1.5%, Sterling Rebounds In Brexit Turmoil

Tokyo: Asian shares rose on Friday, but remained on track for weekly losses in a week dominated by fears that British voters will opt to leave the European Union in next week’s referendum. Campaigning for the upcoming vote, which overshadowed this week’s central bank meetings, was temporarily halted after a British member of parliament was shot and fatally wounded on ... Read More »

Government Closely Monitoring Possible Fallouts Of Brexit: Jayant Sinha

New Delhi: The government and the Reserve Bank of India are assessing the possible fallouts if Britain votes to leave the European Union, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said on Thursday. Global policymakers have raised alarm over the June 23 British referendum as fears of a Brexit has rattled financial markets. The pound and the euro have lost ... Read More »

Ujjivan Falls As RBI Restricts Foreign Investors From Buying Shares

Shares of non-banking finance company- Ujjivan Financial Services fell as much as 5 per cent to hit intraday low of Rs 372.55 after the Reserve Bank of India restricted foreign institutional investors from buying its shares. The Reserve Bank of India has put Ujjivan Financial Services on its ban list for foreign investment, which means overseas investors will not be ... Read More »

Tech Mahindra To Continue Scouting For Acquisitions, Says Chief Executive

Mumbai: Days after it announced takeover of UK-based Target Group for 120 million pounds, the country’s fifth biggest software exporter Tech Mahindra on Thursday said it will continue to scout for companies and listed out digital technologies as a key focus area. “Mergers and acquisitions are a critical part of our strategy, and both our shareholders and directors have encouraged ... Read More »

Hillary Clinton Outpaces Rivals In Drug Company Donations

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has taken more money from employees of America’s 15 biggest pharmaceuticals companies than all of the Republicans. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK:  Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has taken more money from employees of America’s 15 biggest pharmaceuticals companies than all of the Republicans who attempted a run for the White House this year combined, according ... Read More »