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         Petrol, diesel prices to be revised daily from May 1    
NEW DELHI: Petrol and diesel prices will be revised on a daily basis from May 1 in select towns in sync with international rates, much like it happens in most advanced markets.

         Telecom subscriber base in India grows to 1.18 bn in Feb: TRAI    
NEW DELHI: India's telecom subscriber base, mobile and landline combined, touched the 1.18 billion mark at the end of February 2017, growing 1.17 per cent over the previous month, according to regulator TRAI.

         Sundar Pichai made $200 million in 2016    
NEW YORK: Google CEO Sundar Pichai doubled the amount he made in 2015, as he received nearly $199.7 million in compensation last year.

         Sensex slips 111 pts, Nifty defends 9,300-mark    
Despite opening higher, the 30-share index stayed in the negative zone for most of the session and slipped below the key 30,000-mark to touch a low of 29,848.21. It finally settled 111.34 points, or 0.37 per cent, lower at 29,918.40.

         Jaitley cautions against rising trend of protectionism    
NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Friday sounded a note of caution on protectionism, saying the world should debate whether it would make the global economy more efficient or sluggish.

         Sensex slips below 30,000-mark    
MUMBAI: The benchmark Sensex slipped below the 30,000-mark by falling over 82 points to 29,947.53 in early trade on Friday as the May derivatives series began on a sluggish note, tracking a weak trend in global markets.

         Sensex retreats from record, down 104 pts    
MUMBAI: Breaking the 3-day rally, markets took a breather on Thursday as the Sensex lost about 104 points to come off its life high, hurt by rush to book profits, coupled with a mixed trend in global markets.

         Pay fee or go to Tihar Jail: SC to Sahara    
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday warned Sahara chief Subrata Roy in connection with returning money to the Securities and Exchange Board of India's (SEBI) investors, saying that if the cheque which was submitted to the apex court was not received by June 19 he will be sent to the Tihar Jail.

         Realty sector revived after demonetisation: PropTiger Report    
NEW DELHI: According to the real estate advisory firm's findings, the real estate sector in India witnessed a revival after demonetisation, with sales increasing by 13 percent as compared to 22 percent fall in the previous quarter across top nine cities of India.

         I voluntarily gave up rail budget: Suresh Prabhu    
NEW DELHI: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu on Wednesday said he himself had volunteered for clubbing of railways budget with the General Budget, and it was "not a take over" by the Finance Ministry. Ending a nearly century-old practice of having a separate budget for railways, the government from the current fiscal merged it with the General Budget, which was presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on February 1. During an exclusive interaction with PTI, Prabhu was talking about the v

         Rupee scales near 21-mth high of 64.26 on global cues    
MUMBAI: The rupee continued its firming trend to log a near 21-month high of 64.26, by surging 18 paise against the US currency on sustained dollar unwinding from exporters and corporates amid positive global cues. This is the rupee's highest closing since August 11, 2015, when it had ended at 64.19 against the greenback. Overall forex market sentiment remained buoyant as French election outcome removed some of the political uncertainties in the near term even as global equities hit multi

         Nifty closses above lifetime high of 9,300-mark    
MUMBAI: Benchmark Nifty closed above the 9,300-mark for the first time in its history on Tuesday, while the Sensex soared 287 points to a three-week high on widespread buying, spurred by strong results and upbeat global cues.

         PM to review infra performance with officials today    
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will review the performance of seven infrastructure sectors including roads, transport and railways at a meeting on Tuesday with the officials of the ministries concerned.

         US dollar ends sharply lower against rupee    
Mumbai: The US dollar ended sharply lower against the rupee at Rs 64.44/45 per dollar but the pound sterling finished higher at Rs 82.61/63 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market here on Monday. Following are the interbank forex and RBI rates:

         Sensex rebounds 291 pts; French Prez race, RIL Q4 in limelight    
MUMBAI: Stocks made a remarkable comeback on Monday after the benchmark Sensex rebounded 291 points -- its biggest single session gain in nearly 6 weeks -- to close at 29,656 ahead of RIL earnings, with strong cues from the French presidential race guiding the way.

         Thailand expects 12 lakh tourists from India in 2017    
MUMBAI: Thailand, the South Asian country mainly known for its tropical beaches and cuisine, is eyeing 12 lakh travellers from India this year.

         GST great illustration of cooperative federalism: Modi    
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the consensus on Goods and Services Tax (GST) reflects the spirit of 'one nation, one aspiration, one determination'.

         Niti Aayog lists promoting digi-payments as achievement    
New Delhi: Making recommendations for reforms in agriculture and promoting digital payments are among the significant achievements of NITI Aayog over the last three years, an official statement said on Saturday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will tomorrow chair the third meeting of NITI Aayog's Governing Council which will deliberate on the 15-year Vision Document to accelerate the country's economic development.

         Hero Cycles eyes setting up Rs 400 cr project    
Chandigarh: Bicycle maker Hero Cycles has shown interest in setting up a Rs 400 crore cycle project near Sahnewal in Punjab.

         Impact of demonetisation abated: IMF    
WASHINTON: The IMF said the impact of demonetisation has abated but insisted on quickly replacing the defunct currency in order to restore missing transactions and also to support the peoples' capacity to spend.

         Mistry appeals against NCLT rejecting waiver plea in Tata case    
NEW DELHI: Ousted Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry has moved appellate tribunal NCLAT against the National Company Law Tribunal, which had rejected his plea for waiver in the eligibility criteria for filing case against the Tata Group. The petition is likely to come for hearing next week before the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal bench, headed by NCLAT Chairman Justice S J Mukhopadhaya. On April 17, National Company Law Tribunal had dismissed a petition filed by two firms belonging

         Air India lowers age limit for elderly travel concession    
NEW DELHI: National carrier Air India has lowered the age limit to 60 for availing travel concession under its scheme for senior citizens. As per the scheme, an Indian citizen who has attained the age of 60 on the date of commencement of journey is entitled to a 50 per cent discount on the basic fare of an economy class seat, an Air India spokesperson confirmed.

         SEBI court quashes non-bailable warrant against Sahara chief    
NEW DELHI: A special Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) court on Friday quashed a non-bailable warrant issued against Sahara chief Subrata Roy as he appeared before the court.

         India needs to accelerate investment in children, education:WB    
Washington: It is "extremely important" for India to increase and accelerate its investment in children and education as the country has a "very high" child stunting rate, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said today. Lauding Narendra Modi for demonetisation and Swachh Bharat mission, Jim said the Prime Minister needs to accelerate things quickly in educational outcomes so that India as it marches on its fast pace growth can compete in the "economy of future".

         Sensex extends gains, up 86 pts on bargain hunting    
MUMBAI: Markets finished higher for the second straight session on Thursday, with benchmark Sensex rising 86 points as investors snapped up recently beaten down counters amid upbeat global cues.

         Jaitley may take up H-1B visa issue with US authorities    
NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today indicated that he would take up the visa issue with the US authorities during his visit to America. "These (IT industry issues) are matters of discussion with the appropriate authorities there. Once I do discuss and get an opportunity, I will let you know," he told reporters when asked whether he would take up the concerns of the Indian IT sector with the US administration.

         'India moving forward to become major destination for FDI'    
WASHINGTON: India, with a young skilled work force, high growth rate and deregulation being undertaken by the government, is set to become an important destination for foreign investment, a former top US trade official has said. "With the young skilled work force, its growth rate that is going to surpass China for the coming years as well as the market opening and deregulation undertaken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make this a really important destination for foreign investment," W

         Sensex surrenders early gains, falls 95 pts    
MUMBAI: Benchmark Sensex gave up early gains to end lower for the fourth straight session on Tuesday after investors moved in to book profits.

         Apple, Coke, Airtel among cos pulled up for 143 misleading ads    
NEW DELHI: Apple showing 'iPhone 7' as 'iphone 7 plus variant' is among 143 advertisements dubbed as misleading by regulator ASCI, which also pulled up Coca-Cola India, Bharti Airtel and others for such campaigns. Mobikwik, HUL, Nivea, Amul, Opera, Standard Chartered Bank and Pernod Ricard are among the companies against which a total of 191 complaints were received by Customer Complaints Council (CCC) of the Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) for January.

         Inflation cools to 5.7%, food prices heat up    
NEW DELHI: Inflation at the wholesale level eased to 5.7 per cent in March on declining fuel prices and appreciating rupee even as food prices hardened.

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