The scheme aims to provide Rs 5 lakh coverage to 100 million poor vulnerable families translating into 500 million individual beneficiaries, which is more than the population of North America
GST Council has said that more time will be required to address legal, administrative and technical issues
Petrol and diesel prices have been rising almost daily since mid-August due to rising crude oil prices and a weak rupee
"We are fully prepared, it's a big scheme, there is no start or end point, it's a continuum," said Indu Bhushan, CEO of Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana and NHA
Insurers want Aadhaar to improve customer contactability to sell and service policies
How often does the worst happen, when the people of the nation have lost faith in the value of their currency? More often than one can imagine.
Ripple effects of the DHFL-panic were also felt on other companies including non-banking financial company (NBFC) and mortgage lender Indiabulls Housing Finance.
Sakshi Batra is in conversation with Santosh Nair, Editor of Moneycontrol, to find out what’s worrying investors, and how the markets could fare in the coming weeks.
How much will investors save from the hike in the interest on small savings schemes? Tune in to find out.
Yes Bank has been under the regulator’s lens after it reported divergences in classification of non-performing assets as compared to the assessment by the RBI.
The company also trains the professors in engineering schools to equip students with relevant skills
Trade on Friday was so volatile that the BSE benchmark Sensex tanked, only to recover by over 800 points before the end of the day. Here are a few factors that have contributed to uncertainty in the market
Fitch also forecast inflation picking up to the upper part of the central bank's target band (4 percent, plus-minus 2 percent) within the forecast horizon on relatively high demand-pull pressures and INR depreciation.
This blog will keep track of breaking news and important developments through the day
According to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch (BofAML) research report, rural demand is on an uptrend and investors should invest in consumption driven stocks while making their equity investments.
A number of resolution plan for stressed assets are stuck at advanced stages because a fraction of small lenders in the consortiums are not agreeing with resolution plans submitted by major lenders
Earlier, accident insurance of Rs 1 lakh for two-wheelers and Rs 2 lakh for cars was provided by general insurers
Earlier in July, the government enhanced the duty benefits to 10 per cent under the Merchandise Export from India Scheme (MEIS) for certain agriculture and dairy sector items.
The government on Thursday raised interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, by up to 0.4 percent for the October-December quarter. Interest rates for small savings schemes are notified on a quarterly basis.
SEBI has implemented nearly all proposals of the consultative paper, which should definitely help ease access norms for investment by FPIs
Aegon Life only sells directly to customers and has phased out its agency channel
The high court also noted that the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) had launched a mobile application on July 9 to enable the citizens to lodge complaints about illegal constructions and encroachments
Since the beginning of the year, the government has infused cash to the tune of Rs 1,630 crore in Air India, as opposed to the budgetary estimate of Rs 650 crore
The move would be another step to tackle a slide in the rupee, as oil prices are putting pressure on India, which imports some 80 percent of its crude demand. Its currency has fallen sharply this year against the US dollar, amid a wider sell-off in emerging markets.
A YouGov poll, conducted July 31-August 7 for the pro-referendum "People's Vote" campaign, found 45 percent supported a new referendum whatever the outcome of talks with the EU, while 34 percent opposed it.