Why Paytm levied 2% fee on recharge via credit card, and MobiKwik latched on
India’s mobile wallet companies have a knack for being in the news. Just a day after Vijay Shekhar Sharma-led market leader Paytm said it will levy 2% fee for adding money to the wallet using credit cards, arch-rival MobiKwik has announced that it will …
Assembly polls 2017: 12 reasons why fight in UP is between the BSP and BJP
Now that all the phases are of the Uttar Pradesh elections are over, the time has come for predictions. Several senior journalists, in my opinion, misused their influence by calling the election before the final phase of voting.
Sensex trims early gains, Nifty around 8950; Infosys up 1%
Investors now await the actual results of the assembly elections which will be announced on Saturday. Hero MotoCorp, Infosys and UltraTech Cement were the top gainers on the indices,.
Another ATM in Delhi dispenses ‘Children Bank of India’ Rs 2000 note
New Delhi: In yet another case in a month, an automated teller machine in south Delhi’s Amar colony area ispensed a fake Rs 2,000 currency note with “Children Bank of India” printed on it, police said today.
Government trying to hold me guilty without fair trial: Mallya
NEW DELHI: Liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Friday came down heavily upon the Centre, saying that the allegations levelled against him by the Supreme Court shows the attitude of the government which is trying to hold him guilty without ‘fair trial’.
Muthoot, Manappuram Finance drop up to 7% as RBI restricts cash loan amount
NEW DELHI: Shares of gold loan companies dropped up to 4 per cent in Friday’s trade after the RBI said NBFCs cannot lend more than Rs 20,000 in cash against gold.
Smart cities: Soon, government may pay rent through vouchers to urban poor
New Delhi: The Centre may soon pay rent through vouchers in 100 smart cities, as per a financial daily report. The Economic Times has reported that the new rental housing policy, specifically aimed at the families below poverty line will be implemented …
After Delhi, Ola-Uber drivers go on a strike in Mumbai
Following their brotherhood in Delhi, nearly 40,000 Ola Uber drivers will hold a day-long protest in Mumbai and stay off the roads.
Asia stocks edge higher, dollar up before US payrolls
TOKYO: Asian stocks edged up and the dollar rose to 1-1/2-month highs versus the yen on Friday ahead of the US non-farm payrolls report due later in the day.
Car sales grow 4.9% in February, passenger vehicles up 9%
Domestic car sales were up 4.9 percent at 1,72,623 units as against 1,64,559 in February last year, according to data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).
Coca-Cola to launch packaged coconut water in India?
New Delhi: With the rise in the number of health-conscious consumers in India is giving a boost to fruit juices, Coca-Cola too may explore its avenues.
The curious case of India’s friendless stocks rally
Shrinking corporate profitability is the main reason why total gains for the 75 biggest non-finance companies on the Bombay Stock Exchange have slumped from an average 18% five years ago to 13%.
IndusInd Bank confirms deal talks with MFI Bharat Financial
In the statement issued to bourses following media reports that IndusInd and BFI (formerly SKS Microfinance) are likely to announce a merger in an all-stock deal, the bank said the management has been authorised to evaluate strategic opportunities for …
Banks can accept coloured notes, but avoid dirtying them: RBI
The Reserve Bank of India on Thursday clarified that banks can accept colour-stained notes amid messages circulating on WhatsApp that public sector banks have been asked not to accept coloured Rs 2,000 and Rs 500 notes.
Capital First to grow at 25% in next 4-5 years: Exec Chairman
Capital First expects to grow by 25 percent over the next 4-5 years and promoters are not looking to offload their stake in the company as they believe in the long-term story, says V Vaidyanathan, Executive Chairman of Capital First.
Indian startups favour China over ‘Make in India’
Two years after Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged Indian entrepreneurs to ‘Make in India’, many have not been able to heed his call.
Gurgaon: Nerves run high day before today’s verdict in 2012 Maruti plant violence case
A heavy posse of police has been deployed at the Maruti Suzuki plant in Manesar and at the Gurgaon district court complex.(PTI FILE PHOTO).
The HinduYSR Congress seeks Naidu’s resignation
The YSR Congress Party has demanded that Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu resign from his post in the light of the notices issued by the Supreme Court in the cash-for-vote episode.
Rupee gains 4 paise in early trade
The rupee gained 4 paise to 66.67 against the dollar in early trade today at the Forex market on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amidst higher opening in the domestic equity market.
D-Mart IPO covered 5.7 times on second day
Avenue Supermarts Ltd, which runs hypermarkets under the D-Mart brand, continued to see strong demand for its shares on the second day of its initial public offering on Thursday.