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#LockdownRelaxation: Industries which will be operational from April 20

20 Apr 2020

#LockdownRelaxation: Industries which will be operational from April 20

India entered the second phase of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown on April 15, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the extension of the nationwide lockdown till May 3 to contain the spread of the deadly COVID-19.

India's 21-day lockdown begins: Know what's open, what's not

25 Mar 2020

India's 21-day lockdown begins: Know what's open, what's not

Last night, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that India will be kept under lockdown for 21 days starting Wednesday, the Ministry of Home Affairs released a detailed statement explaining what services will remain open and what will be shut.

Don't have a PAN yet? Reasons why you'd need one

11 Sep 2019

Don't have a PAN yet? Reasons why you'd need one

Permanent Account Number (PAN) is a unique, ten-digit alphanumeric identity issued by the Income Tax Department to all taxpayers in India.

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

24 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. While there are several good investment options today, stock investments remain a popular option to earn higher returns.

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.

#Hackathon: Build online system for SBI, win Rs. 5 lakh

06 Feb 2019

#Hackathon: Build online system for SBI, win Rs. 5 lakh

In a bid to upgrade its systems, State Bank of India has announced a new hackathon - Predict for Bank 2019.

Chanda Kochhar case: Whistleblower says it's just "tip of iceberg"

25 Jan 2019

Chanda Kochhar case: Whistleblower says it's just "tip of iceberg"

On Thursday, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) charged former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar with criminal conspiracy, but the whistleblower has said this is just the tip of the iceberg.

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

13 Dec 2018

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

The equity benchmark BSE Sensex today rose 263.70 points, or 0.74%, to 36,042.77 in early trade, a day after Shaktikanta Das took charge as the new Governor of RBI and promised to take all stakeholders along on key policy issues to maintain growth while keeping inflation under check.

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

11 Dec 2018

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

Benchmark equity indices opened with heavy losses today, as investors were on edge ahead of the final assembly election results from five states, amid plummeting rupee after RBI Governor Urjit Patel's unexpected resignation.

ISB Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Adviser

07 Dec 2018

ISB Professor Krishnamurthy Subramanian is the new Chief Economic Adviser

The government appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as the new Chief Economic Adviser on Friday.

ICICI Bank Managing Director Chanda Kochhar quits with immediate effect

04 Oct 2018

ICICI Bank Managing Director Chanda Kochhar quits with immediate effect

ICICI MD &CEO Chanda Kochhar quit on Thursday after the board accepted her early resignation plea. She will leave the bank with immediate effect.

Government would take measures to ensure liquidity in NBFCs: Jaitley

24 Sep 2018

Government would take measures to ensure liquidity in NBFCs: Jaitley

Seeking to calm the nerves of worried investors, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today government would take all measures to ensure adequate liquidity for non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) and mutual funds.

RBI Governor Urjit Patel to deliver lecture to anti-corruption officers

13 Sep 2018

RBI Governor Urjit Patel to deliver lecture to anti-corruption officers

RBI Governor Urjit Patel is scheduled to deliver a lecture to senior anti-corruption officers working with banks and other public sector organizations next week in New Delhi.

India submits extradition request for Mehul Choksi to Antigua

05 Aug 2018

India submits extradition request for Mehul Choksi to Antigua

India has submitted a request to Antigua to extradite Mehul Chokdi, Gitanjali Gems chairman, one of the key accused in the Rs. 12,000cr PNB scam.

Indian agencies told Antigua no adverse records against Choksi: Report

03 Aug 2018

Indian agencies told Antigua no adverse records against Choksi: Report

Indian agencies told Antigua that there was no adverse information against Mehul Choksi when the Caribbean country did its background check on the fugitive billionaire before granting him citizenship in May 2017, Antiguan paper the Daily Observer reported.

LIC board approves acquisition of 51% stake in IDBI Bank

16 Jul 2018

LIC board approves acquisition of 51% stake in IDBI Bank

The LIC board today gave approval to the insurance behemoth for acquiring of up to 51% stake in IDBI Bank, Economic Affairs Secretary SC Garg said today.

More revelations in Kochhar 'scam': Family's Mumbai flat under scanner

21 Jun 2018

More revelations in Kochhar 'scam': Family's Mumbai flat under scanner

More reports have surfaced about a 'nexus' between Chanda Kochhar, ICICI Bank CEO, and Videocon's Venugopal Dhoot.

Govt decides to put Air-India sale on hold for now

19 Jun 2018

Govt decides to put Air-India sale on hold for now

The government has decided not to go ahead with Air India stake sale in an election year and will provide required funds for its operations, an official said.

ICICI Bank's Kochhar to "go on leave" till probe completed

19 Jun 2018

ICICI Bank's Kochhar to "go on leave" till probe completed

Three months after reposing "full faith and confidence" in ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar, the bank's board has announced she "has decided to go on leave till the completion of the enquiry" into conflict-of-interest allegations against her.

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

13 Jun 2018

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

Here are today's top 5 business news.

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

11 Jun 2018

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

Here's your daily dose of top five business news.

Chanda Kochhar probe extends to US, SEC now investigating case

10 Jun 2018

Chanda Kochhar probe extends to US, SEC now investigating case

The probe against ICICI Bank chief Chanda Kochhar and her family's allegedly illegal business dealings with the Videocon group is going international.

Investing in stocks? These 6 start-ups can help you decide

03 Jun 2018

Investing in stocks? These 6 start-ups can help you decide

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. There are several investment options today, but stock investments remain one of the best and popular options to earn higher returns.

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

02 Jun 2018

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

Here comes your daily business news wrap, have a 'byte'.

ICICI Bank denies asking Chanda Kochhar to take indefinite leave

01 Jun 2018

ICICI Bank denies asking Chanda Kochhar to take indefinite leave

The ICICI Bank board has rubbished the media reports which claimed that the board had sent CEO Chanda Kochhar on an indefinite leave till the completion of an independent investigation into allegations of "conflict of interest" and "quid pro quo" against her.

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.

PC Jewellers loses over three-quarters of its investor wealth

04 May 2018

PC Jewellers loses over three-quarters of its investor wealth

PC Jewellers Ltd., which saw its market worth reach $3.6bn at the start of the year is now languishing in misery at less than a quarter of that value.

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

26 Apr 2018

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. There are several investment options today, but stock investments remain one of the best and popular options to earn higher returns.

Whistleblower asks SEBI to question Infosys board

16 Apr 2018

Whistleblower asks SEBI to question Infosys board

An anonymous whistleblower has sent a letter to market regulator SEBI demanding accountability about the Infosys board's decision to buy firms Panaya and Skava and sell them three years later at a significantly lower value.

ICICI loans to Videocon: RBI finds no 'quid pro quo'

15 Apr 2018

ICICI loans to Videocon: RBI finds no 'quid pro quo'

The Reserve Bank of India had two years back conducted a detailed scrutiny to probe allegations of impropriety in ICICI Bank extending loans to Videocon Group but found no proof of any "quid pro quo" or reciprocal benefits, according to RBI documents.

After RBI-snub, Axis wants to cut CEO Shikha Sharma's tenure

10 Apr 2018

After RBI-snub, Axis wants to cut CEO Shikha Sharma's tenure

In an unusual move, Axis, India's seventh largest bank, has sought permission from RBI to cut down the tenure of CEO Shikha Sharma from three-years to seven-months.

Soon, you can buy mutual funds from Paytm

09 Apr 2018

Soon, you can buy mutual funds from Paytm

Paytm will reportedly launch a mutual fund distribution app called Paytm Money by end of April.

PNB-scam: ED seizes imported watches, freezes shares worth Rs. 14cr

23 Feb 2018

PNB-scam: ED seizes imported watches, freezes shares worth Rs. 14cr

Investigating agencies are keeping up the pressure on Nirav Modi in the PNB scam, with ED continuing to seize assets and freeze shares.

Nirav Modi scam: Massive cover-up by banks, media and govt?

16 Feb 2018

Nirav Modi scam: Massive cover-up by banks, media and govt?

For seven years, billionaire Nirav Modi and his associates managed to dupe one single bank of a whopping Rs. 11,400cr, and it apparently never found out till now.

2009 Satyam scam: Pricewaterhouse gets 2-year audit-ban from SEBI

11 Jan 2018

2009 Satyam scam: Pricewaterhouse gets 2-year audit-ban from SEBI

Nine years after the Rs. 8,000cr Satyam scam came to light, Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) found Pricewaterhouse Network guilty in the fraud.

Bitcoins are the new "black" in real estate post-demonetization

23 Nov 2017

Bitcoins are the new "black" in real estate post-demonetization

Over the last one year, the value of Bitcoin -the oldest and largest cryptocurrency- has skyrocketed globally.

SEBI to take action against individuals leaking company-data on WhatsApp

19 Nov 2017

SEBI to take action against individuals leaking company-data on WhatsApp

Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) will look into complaints against individuals who are allegedly circulating key financial data and information about listed companies on social media groups before they are made public, said a SEBI official.

Paradise Papers: How Raj Kundra's family evaded taxes worth millions

13 Nov 2017

Paradise Papers: How Raj Kundra's family evaded taxes worth millions

One of the Indians named in the Paradise Papers leak is British citizen Raj Kundra, Shilpa Shetty's husband, and his parents.

Paradise Papers: SEBI to probe Indian entities named

06 Nov 2017

Paradise Papers: SEBI to probe Indian entities named

Officials of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the market regulator in the country, have taken cognizance of the Paradise Papers leak and the Indians named in them.