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SEBI says measures will be taken to rectify NSE glitch

26 Feb 2021

SEBI says measures will be taken to rectify NSE glitch

On Thursday, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) said it will take necessary steps to rectify the causes for the four-hour long interruption in trading on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) on Wednesday.

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple M1 Macs are dying slowly, and more

25 Feb 2021

NewsBytes Briefing: Apple M1 Macs are dying slowly, and more

If you thought Macs are expensive, wait until you learn how long the new M1 Macs are going to last. Well, not very long as their SSDs are decaying alarmingly quickly.

Trading halted on NSE due to telecommunication link issues

24 Feb 2021

Trading halted on NSE due to telecommunication link issues

Severe technical issues have halted trading on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) today. Ongoing issues with the stock index's telecommunications infrastructure have affected the spot NIFTY and Bank NIFTY indexes, which have stopped updating.

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

10 Nov 2020

Sensex, Nifty hit record highs as markets welcome vaccine news

Domestic stock markets hit fresh record highs on Tuesday as drugmakers Pfizer and BioNTech announced that their COVID-19 vaccine candidate was over 90% effective.

After controversial advertisement, Tanishq's employee threatened

14 Oct 2020

After controversial advertisement, Tanishq's employee threatened

The advertisement by popular jewelry brand Tanishq, which was accused of promoting "Love Jihad," sparked a barrage of threats for one of its employees, a Melt report claimed.

Yes Bank rescue plan unveiled, withdrawals restrictions to be lifted

14 Mar 2020

Yes Bank rescue plan unveiled, withdrawals restrictions to be lifted

Crisis-hit Yes Bank got a lifeline after the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, notified a reconstruction plan backed by the State Bank of India (SBI).

Infosys shares fall after whistleblower episode, worst dip since 2013

22 Oct 2019

Infosys shares fall after whistleblower episode, worst dip since 2013

India's second-largest IT firm, Infosys, has been hit by major turbulence that had a direct impact on its shares. On Tuesday, its shares dipped nearly 16% in early morning trade.

India Inc. welcomes Sitharaman's tax announcement, Modi calls it historic

20 Sep 2019

India Inc. welcomes Sitharaman's tax announcement, Modi calls it historic

The effect of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's massive announcement was seen instantly as markets rejoiced on Friday.

Sensex plunges over 900 points, Nifty slips below 11,600 points

08 Jul 2019

Sensex plunges over 900 points, Nifty slips below 11,600 points

Benchmark equity indexes S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty 50 continued to decline for a second consecutive session on Monday. Sensex lost over 900 points in late afternoon trade, while the broader Nifty tanked by over 245 points.

L&T acquires controlling stake in Mindtree in hostile takeover

26 Jun 2019

L&T acquires controlling stake in Mindtree in hostile takeover

In one of the biggest takeovers witnessed in the Indian IT industry, Larsen & Toubro has acquired a controlling stake in Mindtree.

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

13 Jun 2019

Indian women Chartered Accountants who are ruling the business world

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in India.

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

02 Apr 2019

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

India's leading payments giant Paytm is gearing up to bring its next offering on the table - Stock Broking.

Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

01 Feb 2019

Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex today jumped over 100 points ahead of the Budget presentation by acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal amid heavy buying by foreign portfolio investors.

After Ashok Chawla resigns, Yes Bank shares fall 7%

16 Nov 2018

After Ashok Chawla resigns, Yes Bank shares fall 7%

Extending its loss for the second consecutive day, shares of Yes Bank dropped 7% today on bourses after its non-executive chairman, Ashok Chawla, stepped down with immediate effect.

100 Infosys-shares, bought in 1993, would've made you a crorepati

14 Jun 2018

100 Infosys-shares, bought in 1993, would've made you a crorepati

Infosys' share opened at a price of Rs. 1,253 today.

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 business news

31 May 2018

Business Roundup: Here are today's top 5 business news

Missed today's business news? No problems, we have covered it all.

BSE seeks US regulator nod for its India International Exchange

13 May 2018

BSE seeks US regulator nod for its India International Exchange

Asia's oldest bourse BSE is planning to seek US regulator's nod for holding the status of Foreign Board of Trade (FBT) for its India International Exchange in GIFT city in Gujarat.

TPG-backed Manipal Hospitals acquires Fortis Healthcare, SRL Diagnostics

28 Mar 2018

TPG-backed Manipal Hospitals acquires Fortis Healthcare, SRL Diagnostics

To mark one of the largest acquisition deal in the health space, Fortis Healthcare Ltd. has announced that its board has approved demerger of its hospitals business with TPG Capital-backed Manipal Hospitals, along with the sale of 20% stake in diagnostics chain SRL Ltd., in a Rs. 3,900-crore deal.

Sensex cautious on weak global cues; TCS cracks 5%

13 Mar 2018

Sensex cautious on weak global cues; TCS cracks 5%

Despite positive macroeconomic data and the appreciating rupee, the BSE Sensex turned choppy on tepid cues from overseas market.

India seems to be recovering from demonetization disruptions: IMF

11 Mar 2018

India seems to be recovering from demonetization disruptions: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Sunday said that the Indian economy now seems to be on its way to recovering from disruptions caused by demonetization and roll-out of goods and services tax (GST).

India will have 1 lakh start-ups by 2025: Mohandas Pai

27 Feb 2018

India will have 1 lakh start-ups by 2025: Mohandas Pai

India will have one lakh start-ups by 2025, employing 32.5 lakh people, Manipal Global Education Chairman T V Mohandas Pai said today.

Gitanjali shares fall for third day, investors lose Rs. 300cr

16 Feb 2018

Gitanjali shares fall for third day, investors lose Rs. 300cr

Shares of Gitanjali Gems fell for the third straight day today. It dropped another 20%, closing at Rs. 37.45 on NSE.

Sensex plunges 1270 points, the biggest decline since 2015

06 Feb 2018

Sensex plunges 1270 points, the biggest decline since 2015

The BSE's benchmark Sensex crashed below the 34,000-mark, plunging 1,271 points to 33,482.81 while NSE's Nifty50 sank below the 10,300-mark, slumping 390 points to 10,276.

India will have 1L startups by 2025: Mohandas Pai

04 Dec 2017

India will have 1L startups by 2025: Mohandas Pai

India will have one lakh startups by 2025 which will create a value of $500bn, says Manipal Global Education Chairman TV Mohandas Pai.

SBI Life Insurance's stock market debut; gains 5% on issue-price

03 Oct 2017

SBI Life Insurance's stock market debut; gains 5% on issue-price

SBI Life Insurance made a strong market debut as it got listed on stock exchanges.

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

06 Sep 2017

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

Post periodic review by India Index Services and Products (IISL), the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) will move ACC, Bank of Baroda, Tata Power and Tata Motors DVR from its benchmark Nifty 50 index.

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

31 Aug 2017

Nifty 50: How does it actually work?

Post periodic review by India Index Services and Products (IISL), the National Stock Exchange's (NSE) will move ACC, Bank of Baroda, Tata Power and Tata Motors DVR from its benchmark Nifty 50 index.

BSE will 'compulsorily' delist 200 firms tomorrow

22 Aug 2017

BSE will 'compulsorily' delist 200 firms tomorrow

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) notified via three different circulars that from tomorrow i.e. Wednesday, it will be delisting 200 firms belonging to various sectors.

Why India's biggest stock exchange had to shut

10 Jul 2017

Why India's biggest stock exchange had to shut

Technical glitches are suddenly becoming a common affair in bourses. Previously, this month a glitch occurred in NASDAQ, which set Apple, Microsoft and other key stocks at a fixed rate.

Modi government passes with flying colours in stock exchange

17 May 2017

Modi government passes with flying colours in stock exchange

Indian economy growth can be measured, to a certain extent, by the performance of its stock exchanges - BSE and NSE.

NDTV to sell some of its strategic assets

18 Apr 2017

NDTV to sell some of its strategic assets

New Delhi Television or NDTV Ltd has notified BSE and NSE as per the Company's Code of Conduct for Prevention of Insider Trading, that it would close its trading window as it has convened a board-meeting to discuss the potential sale of some of its strategic assets.

BSE to implement revised transaction rates from today

03 Apr 2017

BSE to implement revised transaction rates from today

BSE from today is going to have a change in its transaction fees.

End of the road for Ritz?

27 Feb 2017

End of the road for Ritz?

Maruti Suzuki has halted domestic and international sales of the Ritz. Since being launched in 2009, it has sold over 400,000 units worldwide.

Maruti Ignis riding high on retro looks and smart features

26 Feb 2017

Maruti Ignis riding high on retro looks and smart features

Maruti's retro-chic hatchback Ignis is garnering attention for bringing together high utility and good looks. Launched last month, the car is priced between Rs. 4.59 and 7.80 lakh.

NSE, BSE seek clarification from Infosys over whistle-blower's allegations

22 Feb 2017

NSE, BSE seek clarification from Infosys over whistle-blower's allegations

India's two biggest stock exchanges, the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange, have sought clarifications from Infosys on allegations of the fraudulent acquisition made in two anonymous emails against the management of the IT company.

Infosys CEO writes to employees against "libellous" allegations

21 Feb 2017

Infosys CEO writes to employees against "libellous" allegations

Following allegations of fraudulent acquisition of Israeli automation firm Panaya, Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka has written to his employees a strongly-worded letter refuting all those allegations.

IDFC chief Vikram Lamaye to head NSE

04 Feb 2017

IDFC chief Vikram Lamaye to head NSE

After the sudden exit of former chief Chitra Ramkrishna from the National Stock Exchange (NSE) two months ago, the largest bourse in the country today selected IDFC MD and CEO Vikram Lamaye to fill in the position.

BSE makes debut listing on NSE

03 Feb 2017

BSE makes debut listing on NSE

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) was listed on its rival National Stock Exchange (NSE) today; BSE recently concluded its Rs. 1,234 crore initial public offering.

Maruti sees jump in Q3 profit

26 Jan 2017

Maruti sees jump in Q3 profit

Maruti Suzuki recorded a 47.46% jump in its net profit for Q3, at Rs.1744 crore. Their profit for Q3 last year was Rs.1,183 crore.

BSE subscribed 51 times on IPO last day

26 Jan 2017

BSE subscribed 51 times on IPO last day

BSE's IPO received 51 times more bids than the number of shares on offer on the last day of its IPO.