Advance tax collections of personal income tax (other than corporate tax) grew 41.79 percent as on Saturday
Expecting 8-10 percent return from markets this year, ace banker Uday Kotak has said India is also ready to explore various new products while there is appetite for some good "high-quality" public offers as well.
Your life insurance policy may not be able to pay you the promised rate of interest this year. That is because a sharp dip in the 10-year G-sec yield has forced life insurance companies to either look at re-pricing the existing policies or launching new low interest products. CNBC-TV18 brings you a detailed report.
More than half of the new entrants to the stock market so far this year are trading well above their issue price, giving investors returns of up to two times.
The minnows of the stock market have taken a bigger hit compared to their blue-chip peers, with the small-cap index falling by 7.5 per cent so far this year.
REITs will establish a new asset class, and being a quasi debt-equity instrument, be attractive for risk-averse investors get the twin benefits of yield as well as capital appreciation. For developers, it would improve property market transparency, smoothen volatile property cycles, and potentially lower the cost of capital.
We spoke with Sundeep Gupta, Joint Managing Director, Jakson Group, to get his views on investing and advice for investors.
Some industry experts say Infosys's inflexibility on prices and margins and a tradition of rotating leadership roles amongst its founders have made it less nimble than rivals like Tata Consultancy Services Ltd and HCL Technologies Ltd.
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, MD, Biocon says Narayana Murthy's return would have probably been a tough decision, as most succession plans are and will undoubtedly help boost investor and employee confidence.
Two Essar Group companies - Essar Teleholdings and Essar Investments - have come on the I-T department's radar following investigations into the 2G scam.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Harsh Roongta, Apnapaisa.com says if you want low risk, it is necessarily accompanied by low return.
North-East students and professionals, who had fled Maharashtra and Karnataka and other states, have begun returning to their respective workplace and institutions, a goodwill team of the BJP touring the NE region said today.
Aashish Tater, head of research, Fort Share Broking has picked up Tata Chemicals and JSW Ispat as his multibaggers for the day.
Surjeet Singh, an Indian who spent three decades in a Pakistan prison on spying charges, returned to India on Thursday after being released in Lahore.
Softening its stand, striking Air India pilots on Thursday welcomed Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh's offer to hold talks with them, indicating that they are ready to return to work if the 101 sacked pilots are reinstated.
'Just buy this blue-chip stock, there's no risk at all. For most people who invest in shares there is a good chance that you've heard someone say this before.
British secret agent James Bond, 007, is set to return to movie theaters for a 23rd version of the long-running and lucrative film franchise, its makers at EON Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film studio said on Tuesday.