Govt appoints Nageswaran as Chief Economic Advisor days ahead of Budget

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) The government on Friday appointed Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad graduate and Economics professor Dr V. Anantha Nageswaran as the Chief Economic Advisor (CEA). A Finance Ministry statement said that Nageswaran has assumed charge from toda

Mahindra Insurance Brokers & Tata 1mg form strategic partnership

Kolkata, Jan 28 (UNI) Mahindra Insurance Brokers (MIBL) has announced its partnership with Tata 1mg. The partnership is designed to provide corporate India with a holistic and complete wellness solution, offering customised health solutions for the wellbeing of corporate employee

Textile sector PLI application deadline extended to Jan 14

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) Ministry of Textiles has extended the deadline for submission of applications under production-linked incentives (PLI) Scheme for textiles till February 14, 2022. Earlier the cut-off date was January 31. "Ministry of Textiles has extended the timeline

Sensex falls 76.71 points

Mumbai, Jan 28 (UNI) The equity market remained weak for another day as the BSE Sensex on Friday slipped 76.71 points to settle at 57,200.23 in a highly volatile market. Selling was witnessed in auto, bankex, capital goods and finance stocks amid a mixed trend in the Asian market

Fuel prices remain unchanged

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) The fuel prices continued to be steady as petrol and diesel prices remained unchanged on Friday. The fuel prices had come down sharply on November 4, 2021, after the Centre announced reduction in excise duties on petrol and diesel by Rs 5 and Rs 10 respect

Google to invest up to $1 billion in a partnership with Airtel

New Delhi, Jan 28 (UNI) Tech giant Google would invest up to $1 billion in a partnership with Bharti Airtel as part of its Google for India Digitization Fund. The deal includes investment of $ 700 million to acquire 1.28% ownership in Airtel and up to $300 million towards potenti

Tata Group lauds PM for 'historic' Air India transaction, hits the ground running

New Delhi, Jan 27 (UNI) Soon after taking over Air India, the Tata Group on Thursday termed the transaction as historic and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to reforms and faith in India's entrepreneurship spirit had made it possible. "Our Prime Ministe

No trading in BSE & NSE due to 'Republic Day'

Mumbai, Jan 26 (UNI) There will be no trading in the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday on account of 'Republic Day', traders informed. The Forex Market too is shut for the same, dealers said. 

Maruti Suzuki Q3 PAT dips 40.35 pc

Mumbai, Jan 25 (UNI) India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reported a 40.35 per cent decline in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended December 31, 2021 at Rs 1313.6 crore mainly on the back of lower sales volume and higher commodity prices. The compa

Sensex regains 366.64 points

Mumbai, Jan 25 (UNI) Snapping a losing streak of last five sessions, the BSE Sensex on Tuesday smartly recovered 366.74 pts at 57,858.15 on the strength of Telecom, Utilities, Power and Auto stocks. The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too rose by 128.85 pts at 17,277.95. H