Economy

Slowdown: India services sector PMI plunges from 51.6 to 50 during October, says HSBC

HSBC India Services Business Activity Index fell from 51.6 to exactly 50.0 in Oct amid fall in new business orders.

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India ranking to improve if states’ best practices included: World Bank

The World Bank, which recently ranked India 142nd in its ease of doing business list, said the ranking will improve...

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Black money: Swiss authorities agree to hand over non-HSBC details

Swiss authorities will now share account details and balance sheets of those among the list of 627...

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Farm distress looms as global crop prices crash after 10-year bull run

Prices fall: From cotton to rubber, cane to corn; Govt scrimps on MSP, states cut procurement, commodity trading

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Service tax field offices quadrupled to boost revenue

With this, Mumbai will have seven commissionerates exclusively dealing with this tax...

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FMC-CERC turf war hits power futures trading

Power exchanges were barred from trading electricity beyond 11 days as the turf war between FMC and CERC erupted in 2009.

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Farmers’ rich harvest ends as prices slide globally

Over the last five to six months, corn, wheat and soybean prices have crashed.

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Bank NPAs may rise by Rs 1 lakh crore in next five months

Non-performing assets (NPAs) in the banking system are set to increase in the range of R60,000 crore to 1 lakh crore in the next five months, rating firm India Ratings and Research said on Tuesday. Wi

Bank NPAs may rise by Rs 1 lakh crore in next five months

US launches another probe into investment, trade policies of India

US International Trade Commission has started an investigation into India's trade and investment policies.

US launches another probe into investment, trade policies of India

Govt to scrap development council for sugar industry

DCSI’s role was eroded after the government delicenced the sugar industry in 1998.

Govt to scrap development council for sugar industry

I-T dept moves SC on PE definition

Contract manufacturers not classified as PEs are liable to pay income tax at 30%...

I-T dept moves SC on PE definition

IOC Paradip refinery cost revised by 16%

The PSU refinery will now be ready in FY16 with a revised cost of Rs 34,500 crore

IOC Paradip refinery cost revised by 16%

Cheaper diesel, higher truck sales fail to lower freight rates

Despite diesel prices falling by almost Rs 6 per litre in last 30 days, truck rentals are yet to fall.

Cheaper diesel, higher truck sales fail to lower freight rates

Editorial: Stop that auction, please

Alternately, defence must free up valuable spectrum

Editorial: Stop that auction, please

Editorial: Power crisis worsens

CARE report points to how precarious things are

Editorial: Power crisis worsens

Column: The black money catch

The secrecy clause built in the treaties is for good reason and the government honouring this is necessary

Column: The black money catch

Ownership policy for PSEs

Public sector reforms should bring clarity on state ownership and board policy

Ownership policy for PSEs

All eyes on guidelines

The coal ministry is likely to finalise the new auction norms by the end of this month.

All eyes on guidelines

Plans to replace IAF’s ageing Avro fleet in a limbo

As per the plan, India would take delivery of the first 16 planes from the original manufacturer.

Plans to replace IAF’s ageing Avro fleet in a limbo

$1 trillion in household saving in 5 yrs if growth revives: HSBC

According to the global brokerage firm, the national savings rate is about 30 per cent of GDP.

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Air pollution in India cuts wheat yields by half: Study

The significant decreases in yield could be attributed to two air pollutants - black carbon and ground level ozone.

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Corporates to pump in Rs 14,000 cr towards CSR in 2014-15: FM Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said companies are expected to pump in Rs 14,000 crore for CSR activities in 2014-15.

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Compare NDA and UPA stance on black money: Radha Mohan Singh

Union minister Radha Mohan Singh today mentioned comparative efforts of Narendra Modi...

Black money News

NCAER lowers India’s GDP growth forecast for this year to 5 pct

The National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER) has lowered India's GDP growth...

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India a hit with high-earning expats

Expats in India save more on everyday expenses and have substantial disposable income compared to their home countries.

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Hasmukh Adhia appointed new Financial Services Secretary

With appointment of Hasmukh Adhia, the Modi government's Budget 2015-16 team is more or less complete.

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Expand BRICS into BRICKS: Kaushik Basu pitches for Kenya’s inclusion

The five-member block of emerging economies, BRICS, should consider drawing Kenya into its fold to become 'BRICKS'...

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