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The government’s intentions deserve praise and support, but before announcing a health insurance, we need good doctors and infrastructure. The AB-NHPM places the cart before the horse.
Former PM and BJP stalwart Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on August 16 at AIIMS, New Delhi
It has projected the consolidated fiscal deficit for FY19 at 6.5 percent of GDP against a budgeted 5.9 percent, which is only 10 bps lower than FY18.
In similar vein, Thomas Cook India President & Country Head - Holidays, MICE, Visa & Passport Services Rajeev Kale said the rupee depreciation has had no adverse impact on the company's outbound bookings.
Sanjay Kalirona, CEO and Director of COMIO India, said the Indian mobile handset industry is already under tremendous pressure with the increase in cost of raw material and custom duty.
"Stability should be the watchword and given the forex reserves of $400 billion, the RBI should remain on top of the situation," Rawat said.
In the the year ago fortnight, bank advances was at Rs 77,01,926 crore.
Sony, Panasonic and Godrej said they are closely watching the currency movement.
IRDAI has asked insurers to make medical insurance available for mental health
Five of the six members of the all-powerful Monetary Policy Committee headed by Patel had voted for a 25 basis points hike in the benchmark lending rate (repo) on August 1.
As many as 11 out of 21 banks are under the RBI's watch list. Of these, two banks Dena Bank and Allahabad Bank are facing restriction on expansion of business.
Vajpayee remained any journalist’s delight: he could give great copy whether he was Leader of Opposition or even when he became prime minister. Vajpayee loved the media’s craze to unravel him, peel him layer by layer to fathom his mind
The UBS survey of investors jotted down five possible drivers for the Nifty in order of importance oil prices.
The key reason for this, Ind-Ra said, is the upward revision in the estimation of inflation for 2018-19.
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If the weakness persists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's job could become a lot harder just before big state and national elections.
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) said while the retail price of 72 scheduled formulations has been fixed, that of 9 has been revised.
In general, a weaker rupee supports exports and at the same time protects the domestic industry, including steel, from imports as they become costlier, Joint Plant Committee(JPC) Chief Economist A S Firoz told PTI. He, however, warned that a weak rupee will adversely affect the Indian industry as it has to extensively depend on imported inputs such as coking coal, steel scrap etc.
The rupee hitting a record low of 70.32 to a US dollar in the opening deal today will also lead to a hike in the retail selling price of petrol, diesel and cooking gas (LPG).
The rupee rose by about 17 percent during the last three years. Since the beginning of this year, rupee has declined by only 9.8 percent.
US President Donald Trump slapped an import duty on the alloy earlier this year.
P-notes are issued by registered foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) to overseas investors who wish to be part of the Indian stock market without registering themselves directly. They, however, need to go through due diligence process.
The government sponsored term life insurance of Rs 2 lakh will be available for an annual premium of Rs 330
Urea production stood at 24.02 MT in 2017-18, as per the official data.