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Nationwide powermen strike on Sept 2 against Electricity ... - Business Standard

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:40pm

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Nationwide powermen strike on Sept 2 against Electricity ...
Business Standard
Read more about Nationwide powermen strike on Sept 2 against Electricity (Amendment) Bill on Business Standard. The National Co-ordination Committee of ...
AIPEF to join day-long countrywide strike on September 2Daily Pioneer

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Sensex zooms 292 points to regain 28000, Nifty hits 15-month high - The New Indian Express

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:13pm

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Sensex zooms 292 points to regain 28000, Nifty hits 15-month high
The New Indian Express
From the Sensex pack, Maruti Suzuki India, the country's biggest carmaker, climbed 3.11 per cent to Rs 4,550.60 followed by SBI, rising by 2.86 per cent at Rs 229.85. Other blue-chips that supported the rally included ... Sector-wise, BSE PSU gained ...
Nifty attains highest closing level in more than 15 monthsBusiness Standard

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Cairn Energy Yet to Decide on Revised Terms of Vedanta-Cairn India Merger - BloombergQuint

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 4:15pm

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Cairn Energy Yet to Decide on Revised Terms of Vedanta-Cairn India Merger
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Cairn Energy has been locked in arbitration with the Indian government arising out of a retrospective tax demand made in January 2014 on an internal re-organisation of its India unit. ..... Another 500 megawatts of solar power under development ...

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Is Indian economy a 'one-eyed king' or a 'calm island'? It's both - Firstpost

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 2:32pm

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Is Indian economy a 'one-eyed king' or a 'calm island'? It's both
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Separately, a survey among 4,000 respondents in 15 states by Centre for Media Studies showed that 70 percent of the respondents wanted Modi to return to power in 2019 but 50 percent said there has been no change in the condition of the country since ...

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In 25 years, India has never really embraced reform - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:53am

Economic Times

In 25 years, India has never really embraced reform
Economic Times
For example, agriculture -- in spite of the sector's abysmal productivity in India -- remains largely untouched by change. Farmers still can't sell their land freely and the government tightly controls marketing of their produce. Factory owners still ...
25 years after liberalisation: India must realise that wealth isn't development unless it is sharedScroll.in
When Singh-Rao duo rescued India from its greatest economic crisisForbes India

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In 25 years, India has never really embraced reform - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:53am

Economic Times

In 25 years, India has never really embraced reform
Economic Times
For example, agriculture -- in spite of the sector's abysmal productivity in India -- remains largely untouched by change. Farmers still can't sell their land freely and the government tightly controls marketing of their produce. Factory owners still ...
25 years after liberalisation: India must realise that wealth isn't development unless it is sharedScroll.in
When Singh-Rao duo rescued India from its greatest economic crisisForbes India

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Can real estate create wealth for you? - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 9:10am

Economic Times

Can real estate create wealth for you?
Economic Times
Over time, real estate has become increasingly unattractive as a yield generating investment vehicle, as residential rental yields have dropped to less than 2 per cent in most Indian cities. In fact, rental yields in India .... HFCs are the main ...

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Is it right time to invest in real estate? - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 7:59am

Economic Times

Is it right time to invest in real estate?
Economic Times
However, builders may not increase the prices of units, because the large inventories they hold have cut down their pricing power. .... Together, these cities account for nearly 72% of the total office space demand in India, owing mainly to the IT-ITeS ...

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Opening Bell | Asian markets open higher; Cairn India, Canara Bank in news - Livemint

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 7:58am

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Opening Bell | Asian markets open higher; Cairn India, Canara Bank in news
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Canara Bank Ltd, Greenply Industries Ltd, Info Edge (India) Ltd, Navin Fluorine International Ltd, Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd, Texmaco Rail & Engineering Ltd and Tata Sponge Iron Ltd are some of the companies that will release their earnings today.

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Government set to start talks on merging 13 state oil companies to create behemoth - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:29am

Economic Times

Government set to start talks on merging 13 state oil companies to create behemoth
Economic Times
Other companies include Indian Oil Corporation, the nation's largest refiner and fuel retailer, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, Hindustan Petroleum, GAIL, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals (MRPL), Chennai Petroleum, Numaligarh Refinery and Oil India ...

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Apple leases more than 40000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:29am

Economic Times

Apple leases more than 40000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru
Economic Times
Together, these cities account for nearly 72% of the total office space demand in India, owing mainly to the IT-ITeS sector. ..... However, builders may not increase the prices of units, because the large inventories they hold have cut down their ...

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Apple leases more than 40000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:29am

Economic Times

Apple leases more than 40000 sq ft office space in Bengaluru
Economic Times
Together, these cities account for nearly 72% of the total office space demand in India, owing mainly to the IT-ITeS sector. ..... However, builders may not increase the prices of units, because the large inventories they hold have cut down their ...

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Government set to start talks on merging 13 state oil companies to create behemoth - Economic Times

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 5:23am

Economic Times

Government set to start talks on merging 13 state oil companies to create behemoth
Economic Times
Following this, the oil ministry has begun the process of evaluating the prospects of creating the conglomerate, which will have a bigger market value than Russian state oil giant Rosneft and India's Reliance Industries Ltd, sources said. It plans ...

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Finance Ministry red flags lax NPA recovery, higher write-offs - The Indian Express

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 12:33am

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Finance Ministry red flags lax NPA recovery, higher write-offs
The Indian Express
Public sector banks had written off Rs 1,14,000 crore in the last three years, as reported in The Indian Express on February 8, based on a response by the RBI to an RTI application. Banks were planning to write off more bad loans in 2015016, and this ...

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PSU stocks could be the next hunting ground - Business Standard

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:58pm

Business Standard

PSU stocks could be the next hunting ground
Business Standard
Some of the prominent PSUs in the index are Bharat Petroleum (BPCL), Bharat Electronics, Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), Power Grid, Coal India, Engineers India, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, GAIL, Indian Oil (IOC) and NTPC. There are no banks.

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India, Mexico target tourism, telecom to boost ties - The Hindu

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:30pm

India, Mexico target tourism, telecom to boost ties
The Hindu
With Mexico considering increasing its installed wind power capacity to 9.5 GW by 2018 from currently around 2.5GW, Indian firms such as Suzlon Energy are looking to make huge investments there in the renewable energy sector, official sources said.

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Policy alone can't determine India's future, politics will play native role - Hindustan Times

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:21pm

Hindustan Times

Policy alone can't determine India's future, politics will play native role
Hindustan Times
The entry of private sector banks enabled instant consumer loans, triggering a wave of pent-up consumption. “Above all ... Recent research has shown how India's rise as an economic power has battled a “tension” between democracy and development.

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Domestic deals surge 43% to $8 b in H1 - Hindu Business Line

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 10:25pm

Hindu Business Line

Domestic deals surge 43% to $8 b in H1
Hindu Business Line
Energy and manufacturing saw two deals valued at over a billion dollars — Ultratech-Jaiprakash Cement ($2.4 billion) and Tata Power-Welspun Renewables ($1.4 billion). IPO action in the first half was the highest since 2010, with 11 issues worth $1.1 ...

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Time to get defensive - Business Standard

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 10:16pm

Business Standard

Time to get defensive
Business Standard
The number of power units consumed has started to show improvement," says Sailesh Bhan, deputy chief investment officer, equity investments, Reliance Mutual Fund. He feels that investors can make ... As India's economic growth picks up, investors can ...

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IMF flags decelerating pace of reforms in India - Economic Times

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 3:19pm

Economic Times

IMF flags decelerating pace of reforms in India
Economic Times
BEIJING: Listing out as many as six core areas that need further reforms in India, IMF has warned that headwinds from weaknesses in the country's corporate and bank balance sheets, decelerating pace of reforms and sluggish exports may weigh on its ...

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