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    Online retail market to grow $85 billion by 2023, these categories to drive digital consumption, says report

    Online retail market to grow $85 billion by 2023, these categories to drive digital consumption, says report


    India's burgeoning online retail market, currently led by Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart, is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 25.8 per cent to $84.6 billion by 2023 in size from $26.9 billion in...

    India's burgeoning online retail market, currently led by Amazon and Walmart-owned Flipkart, is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 25.8 per cent to $84.6 billion by 2023 in size from $26.9 billion in 2018.
    Fortis Healthcare posts Q4 net profit of Rs 151 cr

    Fortis Healthcare posts Q4 net profit of Rs 151 cr


    Fortis Healthcare has reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 151.19 crore for the quarter ended March, as against a net loss of Rs 914.32 crore in the corresponding period of the previous...

    Fortis Healthcare has reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 151.19 crore for the quarter ended March, as against a net loss of Rs 914.32 crore in the corresponding period of the previous fiscal.
    NIIT Ltd Q4 net profit up 18 pc to Rs 23 cr

    NIIT Ltd Q4 net profit up 18 pc to Rs 23 cr


    NIIT Ltd Saturday said its consolidated net profit rose 18 per cent to Rs 23.2 crore in the March quarter, helped by increased productivity and turnaround in its skills and careers (SNC)...

    NIIT Ltd Saturday said its consolidated net profit rose 18 per cent to Rs 23.2 crore in the March quarter, helped by increased productivity and turnaround in its skills and careers (SNC) business.
    Need to institutionalise national security strategy and structure, say military experts

    Need to institutionalise national security strategy and structure, say military experts


    In view of the changing security situations in the region, there is an urgent need for modernisation and indigenisation for the armed forces. There are several projects that have been stuck due to several reasons and these will need to be...

    In view of the changing security situations in the region, there is an urgent need for modernisation and indigenisation for the armed forces. There are several projects that have been stuck due to several reasons and these will need to be pushed.
    Beyond Balakot: The way forward for Indian Air Force

    Beyond Balakot: The way forward for Indian Air Force


    With the election results in, the new Defence Minister’s position would be an unenviable one. The critical necessity of ramping up the capabilities of the armed forces is immediate, while finance is...

    With the election results in, the new Defence Minister’s position would be an unenviable one. The critical necessity of ramping up the capabilities of the armed forces is immediate, while finance is scarce.
    NTPC Q4 profit jumps 48.7pc to Rs 4,350.32 cr; announces 25% final dividend

    NTPC Q4 profit jumps 48.7pc to Rs 4,350.32 cr; announces 25% final dividend


    State-run power giant NTPC Saturday posted a 48.7 per cent jump in its standalone net profit at Rs 4,350.32 crore for the March quarter compared to the year-ago period mainly on the back of lower...

    State-run power giant NTPC Saturday posted a 48.7 per cent jump in its standalone net profit at Rs 4,350.32 crore for the March quarter compared to the year-ago period mainly on the back of lower expenses.
    Modi 2.0: Focus on building a strong, inclusive India

    Modi 2.0: Focus on building a strong, inclusive India


    When NDA took over in 2014, India's challenges were monumental- our economy was in the doldrums, the nation was among the fragile five, pessimism and despair was all-pervasive, and corruption was...

    When NDA took over in 2014, India's challenges were monumental- our economy was in the doldrums, the nation was among the fragile five, pessimism and despair was all-pervasive, and corruption was rampant.
    YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy to meet Modi tomorrow

    YSRCP chief Jaganmohan Reddy to meet Modi tomorrow


    YSR Congress Party president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister designate Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on...

    YSR Congress Party president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister designate Y S Jaganmohan Reddy is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the national capital on Sunday.
    Mamata Banerjee offers to quit as West Bengal CM

    Mamata Banerjee offers to quit as West Bengal CM


    TMC chief Mamata Banerjee said that the central forces worked against her in this elections. "An emergency situation was created. Hindu-Muslim division was done and votes were...

    TMC chief Mamata Banerjee said that the central forces worked against her in this elections. "An emergency situation was created. Hindu-Muslim division was done and votes were divided.
    Maharashtra BJP worker killed in Akola after argument on Lok Sabha polls

    Maharashtra BJP worker killed in Akola after argument on Lok Sabha polls


    A BJP worker was killed in Maharashtra's Akola district after allegedly being beaten up by a group of persons following an argument over the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls, police said...

    A BJP worker was killed in Maharashtra's Akola district after allegedly being beaten up by a group of persons following an argument over the recently concluded Lok Sabha polls, police said Saturday.
    People of Jammu, Ladakh want immediate removal of Articles 370, 35A: BJP

    People of Jammu, Ladakh want immediate removal of Articles 370, 35A: BJP


    The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP on Saturday claimed that the people of Jammu and Ladakh regions want immediate removal of Article 370 and Article 35A of the Constitution by voting for the...

    The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP on Saturday claimed that the people of Jammu and Ladakh regions want immediate removal of Article 370 and Article 35A of the Constitution by voting for the party.
    Polls come and go but one can’t afford to lose conscience: Gautam Gambhir’s dig at Arvind Kejriwal

    Polls come and go but one can’t afford to lose conscience: Gautam Gambhir’s dig at Arvind Kejriwal


    In a swipe at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over a "dirty pamphlet" against the AAP candidate from East Delhi, cricketer-turned-BJP MP Gautam Gambhir Saturday said elections come and go but one cannot afford to lose one's...

    In a swipe at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over a "dirty pamphlet" against the AAP candidate from East Delhi, cricketer-turned-BJP MP Gautam Gambhir Saturday said elections come and go but one cannot afford to lose one's conscience.
    After Tesla stock bubble burst, analysts ask existential questions

    After Tesla stock bubble burst, analysts ask existential questions


    For Elon Musk and Tesla Inc., the blows from Wall Street came one after another this week -- a relentless barrage that left the stock so beat up that some now wonder if it can ever regain its status as the ultimate 21st century...

    For Elon Musk and Tesla Inc., the blows from Wall Street came one after another this week -- a relentless barrage that left the stock so beat up that some now wonder if it can ever regain its status as the ultimate 21st century disrupter.
    Yugen, Ana Jain’s art exhibition at Triveni Kala Sangam, gives form to your very deep feelings

    Yugen, Ana Jain’s art exhibition at Triveni Kala Sangam, gives form to your very deep feelings


    Yugen - a Japanese word, that describes a profound awareness of the universe that triggers feelings too deep and mysterious for words! That's the theme for an ongoing art exhibition at the Triveni Kala Sangam in New...

    Yugen - a Japanese word, that describes a profound awareness of the universe that triggers feelings too deep and mysterious for words! That's the theme for an ongoing art exhibition at the Triveni Kala Sangam in New Delhi.
    As stock markets cheer Modi 2.0, here’s how it may impact investment

    As stock markets cheer Modi 2.0, here’s how it may impact investment


    All weather demand driver, domestic consumption has met with a severe slowdown in the past couple of quarters owing to rural distress and lack of credit and tighter...

    All weather demand driver, domestic consumption has met with a severe slowdown in the past couple of quarters owing to rural distress and lack of credit and tighter liquidity.
    Modi 2.0: The new government has its task cut out; citizens also have a role to play

    Modi 2.0: The new government has its task cut out; citizens also have a role to play


    A thumping mandate for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections has set the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to work for a new India that is prosperous and...

    A thumping mandate for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections has set the stage for Prime Minister Narendra Modi to work for a new India that is prosperous and inclusive.
    Lok Sabha results: Nearly 80 per cent candidates lost security deposit in J&K

    Lok Sabha results: Nearly 80 per cent candidates lost security deposit in J&K


    Barring the Ladakh parliamentary constituency, majority of the contesting candidates lost their security deposit in five other Lok Sabha constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir where 51 of them even failed to get one per cent of the valid...

    Barring the Ladakh parliamentary constituency, majority of the contesting candidates lost their security deposit in five other Lok Sabha constituencies in Jammu and Kashmir where 51 of them even failed to get one per cent of the valid votes.
    The task for the new government: An economists perspective

    The task for the new government: An economists perspective


    BJP being the single largest party with a clear majority can afford to take strong measures without the compulsions of coalition...

    BJP being the single largest party with a clear majority can afford to take strong measures without the compulsions of coalition politics.
    After Angel tax, startups are looking at relief from these growth challenges under new Modi government

    After Angel tax, startups are looking at relief from these growth challenges under new Modi government


    The government had reduced the GST rate from 18 per cent to 5 per cent in January last year for startups in online home services space including UrbanClap, Housejoy etc., that was claimed to be threatening the low margin business of home services...

    The government had reduced the GST rate from 18 per cent to 5 per cent in January last year for startups in online home services space including UrbanClap, Housejoy etc., that was claimed to be threatening the low margin business of home services players.
    Deaths of British, Irish climbers add to Everest toll

    Deaths of British, Irish climbers add to Everest toll


    The deaths of an Irish and a British climber on Mount Everest took the toll from a deadly week on the world's highest peak to 10, expedition organisers said...

    The deaths of an Irish and a British climber on Mount Everest took the toll from a deadly week on the world's highest peak to 10, expedition organisers said Saturday.
    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres honours Indian police officer posthumously for contribution to world body’s peacekeeping mission

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres honours Indian police officer posthumously for contribution to world body’s peacekeeping mission


    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has honoured an Indian police officer with a prestigious medal for sacrificing his life during the world body's peacekeeping mission in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the...

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has honoured an Indian police officer with a prestigious medal for sacrificing his life during the world body's peacekeeping mission in the war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo.
    Madhya Pradesh: Two beaten up for carrying beef, police arrest them as well as 5 attackers

    Madhya Pradesh: Two beaten up for carrying beef, police arrest them as well as 5 attackers


    Suspected cow vigilantes allegedly thrashed two persons in Madhya Pradesh's Seoni with sticks, accusing them of carrying beef, following which five accused have been arrested, police said...

    Suspected cow vigilantes allegedly thrashed two persons in Madhya Pradesh's Seoni with sticks, accusing them of carrying beef, following which five accused have been arrested, police said Saturday.
    Surat fire tragedy: Coaching centre owner arrested, toll mounts to 20

    Surat fire tragedy: Coaching centre owner arrested, toll mounts to 20


    Surat fire news: The owner of the coaching centre has been arrested and a massive hunt is underway to trace the whereabouts of the builders of Takshashila Complex in Sarthana...

    Surat fire news: The owner of the coaching centre has been arrested and a massive hunt is underway to trace the whereabouts of the builders of Takshashila Complex in Sarthana area.
    PM Modi to meet President Kovind in evening to stake claim to form new govt

    PM Modi to meet President Kovind in evening to stake claim to form new govt


    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday evening to stake a claim to form the new government, sources...

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to meet President Ram Nath Kovind Saturday evening to stake a claim to form the new government, sources said.
    Amarinder thanks voters, partymen for Congress’ good show in Punjab

    Amarinder thanks voters, partymen for Congress’ good show in Punjab


    Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh also thanked Punjab ministers, party legislators and Congress workers for the good show they put up in the...

    Punjab Chief Minister Capt. Amarinder Singh also thanked Punjab ministers, party legislators and Congress workers for the good show they put up in the state.
    Surat fire tragedy: This young man is winning hearts over internet for risking life to save students

    Surat fire tragedy: This young man is winning hearts over internet for risking life to save students


    Surat Police said that an FIR has been filed against three persons in connection with the tragedy. While the owner of the coaching centre has been taken into custody, the hunt is underway to nab two more...

    Surat Police said that an FIR has been filed against three persons in connection with the tragedy. While the owner of the coaching centre has been taken into custody, the hunt is underway to nab two more accused.
    EC submits list of newly-elected MPs to President for constitution of 17th Lok Sabha

    EC submits list of newly-elected MPs to President for constitution of 17th Lok Sabha


    While the notification sets in motion the constitution of the 17th Lok Sabha, the list given to the President enables him to initiate government formation...

    While the notification sets in motion the constitution of the 17th Lok Sabha, the list given to the President enables him to initiate government formation process.
    The fall of Amethi – why Rahul Gandhi lost?

    The fall of Amethi – why Rahul Gandhi lost?


    Political pundits say that the process of Congress' defeat in Amethi had started with its losses in the Assembly...

    Political pundits say that the process of Congress' defeat in Amethi had started with its losses in the Assembly polls.
    President Ram Nath Kovind dissolves 16th Lok Sabha

    President Ram Nath Kovind dissolves 16th Lok Sabha


    The president had on Friday accepted the resignation of Modi and his council of ministers but asked them to continue as caretaker until formation of a new...

    The president had on Friday accepted the resignation of Modi and his council of ministers but asked them to continue as caretaker until formation of a new government.
    Grand Hanuman Jayanthi celebrations to take place in Tirupati

    Grand Hanuman Jayanthi celebrations to take place in Tirupati


    For pilgrims who want to attend the Hanuman Jayanti celebrations on May 29, the TTD has arranged special transportation facilities from morning till...

    For pilgrims who want to attend the Hanuman Jayanti celebrations on May 29, the TTD has arranged special transportation facilities from morning till evening.
    Congress president Rahul Gandhi didn’t offer to resign at CWC meeting, clarifies Randeep Singh Surjewala

    Congress president Rahul Gandhi didn’t offer to resign at CWC meeting, clarifies Randeep Singh Surjewala


    The Congress party clarified that Rahul Gandhi didn't offer to resign as party president at the Congress Working Committee meeting in Delhi. The Congress under Rahul's leadership won just 52 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. In 2014, the Congress had won...

    The Congress party clarified that Rahul Gandhi didn't offer to resign as party president at the Congress Working Committee meeting in Delhi. The Congress under Rahul's leadership won just 52 seats in the Lok Sabha elections. In 2014, the Congress had won 44 seats.
    Threat of ISIS, national security strategy should be the focus of the new govt: Former Army General

    Threat of ISIS, national security strategy should be the focus of the new govt: Former Army General


    The right budgeting is necessary for the Armed Forces, along with further streamlining of acquisitions and procurements. Maritime security needs serious review in light of enhanced Indian responsibilities in the Indo...

    The right budgeting is necessary for the Armed Forces, along with further streamlining of acquisitions and procurements. Maritime security needs serious review in light of enhanced Indian responsibilities in the Indo Pacific.
    These are real estate sector’s key expectations from new government

    These are real estate sector’s key expectations from new government


    While the reforms have had positive implications for the real estate sector, there are still short-term challenges which need the government’s...

    While the reforms have had positive implications for the real estate sector, there are still short-term challenges which need the government’s attention.
    50% of India still not with Modi, Jignesh Mevani seeks to downplay BJP’s super-sized victory

    50% of India still not with Modi, Jignesh Mevani seeks to downplay BJP’s super-sized victory


    Jignesh Mevani had campaigned aggressively for Kanhaiya Kumar in Bihar's Begusarai. But BJP's Giriraj Singh pulled off a stunning win, beating the CPI leader by over 4.40 lakh...

    Jignesh Mevani had campaigned aggressively for Kanhaiya Kumar in Bihar's Begusarai. But BJP's Giriraj Singh pulled off a stunning win, beating the CPI leader by over 4.40 lakh votes.
    Jaganmohan Reddy unanimously elected YSRC legislature party leader

    Jaganmohan Reddy unanimously elected YSRC legislature party leader


    Thanking the MLAs for electing him as the legislature party leader, Reddy said,"in 2019, people voted for us out of faith and belief, in 2024 they should give us a bigger mandate because of our...

    Thanking the MLAs for electing him as the legislature party leader, Reddy said,"in 2019, people voted for us out of faith and belief, in 2024 they should give us a bigger mandate because of our performance."
    New statistical body in offing as government draws up plan to merge NSSO, CSO

    New statistical body in offing as government draws up plan to merge NSSO, CSO


    The MoSPI said that the restructuring order for the Indian official statistics system has come "in order to streamline and strengthen the present nodal functions" of the...

    The MoSPI said that the restructuring order for the Indian official statistics system has come "in order to streamline and strengthen the present nodal functions" of the ministry.
    These are key market winners and losers from this year’s elections

    These are key market winners and losers from this year’s elections


    Political stability alone isn’t likely to drive continued outperformance by India’s equities or currency, with investors also weighing headwinds from softer domestic consumption, rising oil prices and a trade...

    Political stability alone isn’t likely to drive continued outperformance by India’s equities or currency, with investors also weighing headwinds from softer domestic consumption, rising oil prices and a trade war.
    Modi’s landslide win seen weighing on global sugar market

    Modi’s landslide win seen weighing on global sugar market


    Indian sugar output is likely to exceed consumption for a third year in 2019-20. Supplies, including reserves, may total 44 million tons, against domestic demand of 26 million tons, the federation...

    Indian sugar output is likely to exceed consumption for a third year in 2019-20. Supplies, including reserves, may total 44 million tons, against domestic demand of 26 million tons, the federation estimates.
    BJP wins 41 seats in 60-member Arunachal Pradesh Assembly

    BJP wins 41 seats in 60-member Arunachal Pradesh Assembly


    The BJP has won 41 seats in the 60-member Arunachal Pradesh Assembly after results of all the constituencies were announced, an election official said Saturday. Assembly elections in Arunachal Pradesh were held for 57 seats as three BJP candidates were...

    The BJP has won 41 seats in the 60-member Arunachal Pradesh Assembly after results of all the constituencies were announced, an election official said Saturday. Assembly elections in Arunachal Pradesh were held for 57 seats as three BJP candidates were earlier declared elected unopposed. The Janata Dal (United) won seven seats, the National People’s Party […]
    Sri Lanka freezes bank accounts of 41 terror suspects

    Sri Lanka freezes bank accounts of 41 terror suspects


    Nine suicide bombers, including a woman, carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through three churches and three luxury hotels, killing 258 people and injuring over 500...

    Nine suicide bombers, including a woman, carried out a series of devastating blasts that tore through three churches and three luxury hotels, killing 258 people and injuring over 500 others.
    Delhi wakes up to a Cool Saturday morning

    Delhi wakes up to a Cool Saturday morning


    The day will be marked by mainly clear sky with the maximum temperature expected to hover around 36 degrees Celsius, he...

    The day will be marked by mainly clear sky with the maximum temperature expected to hover around 36 degrees Celsius, he said.
    Victory shows people have embraced PM Modi’s vision: Pragya Singh Thakur

    Victory shows people have embraced PM Modi’s vision: Pragya Singh Thakur


    Earlier, she garlanded the statue of party ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay at BJP office. The party's organization secretary Suhas Bhagat and other leaders were also...

    Earlier, she garlanded the statue of party ideologue Deendayal Upadhyay at BJP office. The party's organization secretary Suhas Bhagat and other leaders were also present.
    Health Insurance: Secure your family with a Family Floater plan

    Health Insurance: Secure your family with a Family Floater plan


    The most appropriate financial planning tool available to ensure the safety of one’s loved ones is a Family Floater health insurance plan that covers each family...

    The most appropriate financial planning tool available to ensure the safety of one’s loved ones is a Family Floater health insurance plan that covers each family member.
    Opposition family scions suffer losses in Lok Sabha polls, most from NDA taste success

    Opposition family scions suffer losses in Lok Sabha polls, most from NDA taste success


    Others like the Paswans of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) fared impressively in Bihar. While Ram Vilas Paswan's brother Ramchandra Paswan won from Samastipur, his other bother Pashu Pati Kumar Paras sealed a win in...

    Others like the Paswans of the Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) fared impressively in Bihar. While Ram Vilas Paswan's brother Ramchandra Paswan won from Samastipur, his other bother Pashu Pati Kumar Paras sealed a win in Hajipur.
    Judge blocks Donald Trump from building sections of border wall

    Judge blocks Donald Trump from building sections of border wall


    The administration said Trump was protecting national security as unprecedented numbers of Central American asylum-seeking families arrive at the U.S....

    The administration said Trump was protecting national security as unprecedented numbers of Central American asylum-seeking families arrive at the U.S. border.
    Congress Working Committee meeting today, Rahul Gandhi may offer to resign

    Congress Working Committee meeting today, Rahul Gandhi may offer to resign


    The Congress Working Committee will meet in Delhi on Saturday where top leaders will deliberate on the reasons for the humiliating loss in the Lok Sabha elections. Rahul Gandhi is likely to resign as the Congress president at the...

    The Congress Working Committee will meet in Delhi on Saturday where top leaders will deliberate on the reasons for the humiliating loss in the Lok Sabha elections. Rahul Gandhi is likely to resign as the Congress president at the meet.
    Narendra Modi government’s new Council of Ministers: Here’s who gets what

    Narendra Modi government’s new Council of Ministers: Here’s who gets what


    The Bharatiya Janata Party made a stunning comeback, winning 303 seats, 31 more than the half-way mark in the 543-member Lok Sabha. The NDA secured over 350 seats and the Congress party was restricted to just 52...

    The Bharatiya Janata Party made a stunning comeback, winning 303 seats, 31 more than the half-way mark in the 543-member Lok Sabha. The NDA secured over 350 seats and the Congress party was restricted to just 52 seats.
    Study Sikh religion as part of sentence, US Judge tells attacker

    Study Sikh religion as part of sentence, US Judge tells attacker


    "Bigotry is the result of ignorance," Judge Lindsay Partridge said. "All of us are able to learn and benefit from cultures in our...

    "Bigotry is the result of ignorance," Judge Lindsay Partridge said. "All of us are able to learn and benefit from cultures in our community."
    Kerala floats e-bus tenders, eyes Centre’s subsidy

    Kerala floats e-bus tenders, eyes Centre’s subsidy


    The new stipulation is that the bidder should guarantee that the battery-powered e-bus will run for 250 km in a single charge and the mileage should be a minimum of 1.5...

    The new stipulation is that the bidder should guarantee that the battery-powered e-bus will run for 250 km in a single charge and the mileage should be a minimum of 1.5 kWh/km.
    Government scraps aid to 53 small hydro power projects

    Government scraps aid to 53 small hydro power projects


    The identified potential for power generation from small hydro projects across the country is around 21,135...

    The identified potential for power generation from small hydro projects across the country is around 21,135 MW.
    Modi 2.0: Avoid policy adventurism, script economic rise

    Modi 2.0: Avoid policy adventurism, script economic rise


    That should pave the way for a 25bps cut in the repo rate, preferably in June than August. Beyond the anticipated rate cut, the MPC would need to see downward revision in the 1-year ahead inflation forecast to ease...

    That should pave the way for a 25bps cut in the repo rate, preferably in June than August. Beyond the anticipated rate cut, the MPC would need to see downward revision in the 1-year ahead inflation forecast to ease again.
    Liquidity Crunch: RBI seeks to tighten ALM norms for NBFCs

    Liquidity Crunch: RBI seeks to tighten ALM norms for NBFCs


    Earlier this month, the central bank directed NBFCs with assets of over Rs 5,000 crore to appoint chief risk officers amid an evolving scenario of severe liquidity stress for non-bank...

    Earlier this month, the central bank directed NBFCs with assets of over Rs 5,000 crore to appoint chief risk officers amid an evolving scenario of severe liquidity stress for non-bank lenders.
    Future Role: If Amit Shah joins Modi govt, who will head BJP?

    Future Role: If Amit Shah joins Modi govt, who will head BJP?


    Textile minister in the outgoing government, Irani is expected to be given a key role in the government, sources...

    Textile minister in the outgoing government, Irani is expected to be given a key role in the government, sources said.
    Rahul Gandhi’s negative chowkidar chor hai campaign didn’t work, admit top Congress leaders

    Rahul Gandhi’s negative chowkidar chor hai campaign didn’t work, admit top Congress leaders


    Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi told The Indian Express that the Congress could not match Modi’s “emotional” pitch on several issues and argued the Congress “will have to give an impression that we are not...

    Former Assam chief minister Tarun Gogoi told The Indian Express that the Congress could not match Modi’s “emotional” pitch on several issues and argued the Congress “will have to give an impression that we are not anti-Hindu.
    PM Modi to give preference to talent over seniority in expected bureaucratic rejig

    PM Modi to give preference to talent over seniority in expected bureaucratic rejig


    The new government might also choose to empanel two batches of Indian Administrative Service in one go to create a larger pool of officials to choose from for appointment to key...

    The new government might also choose to empanel two batches of Indian Administrative Service in one go to create a larger pool of officials to choose from for appointment to key positions.
    NDA to meet today to re-elect Modi as PM, swearing-in next week

    NDA to meet today to re-elect Modi as PM, swearing-in next week


    The 17th Lok Sabha has to be constituted before June 3 and formation of the new House will be initiated once the Election Commissioners meet the President to hand over the list of newly-elected...

    The 17th Lok Sabha has to be constituted before June 3 and formation of the new House will be initiated once the Election Commissioners meet the President to hand over the list of newly-elected members.
    Edelweiss advises to ‘hold’ Bajaj Electricals – here’s why

    Edelweiss advises to ‘hold’ Bajaj Electricals – here’s why


    In consumer business, we believe industry-leading growth over 12/24 months across fans and appliances would be key and that a lot would depend on product innovation (BJE’s key focus...

    In consumer business, we believe industry-leading growth over 12/24 months across fans and appliances would be key and that a lot would depend on product innovation (BJE’s key focus area).
    DLF’s operating cash flow to rise in coming quarters

    DLF’s operating cash flow to rise in coming quarters


    DLF has assets in the area (retail and commercial SEZ), but the residential segment in the market remains stressed due to large number of legacy issues of developers who have unfinished inventory tied up in...

    DLF has assets in the area (retail and commercial SEZ), but the residential segment in the market remains stressed due to large number of legacy issues of developers who have unfinished inventory tied up in litigation.
    Non-food bank credit grows by 13%, shows RBI data

    Non-food bank credit grows by 13%, shows RBI data


    Analysts at Kotak Institutional Equities said the ongoing improvement in the balance sheet of banks can support the overall credit growth by offsetting NBFCs' likely lower...

    Analysts at Kotak Institutional Equities said the ongoing improvement in the balance sheet of banks can support the overall credit growth by offsetting NBFCs' likely lower disbursements.
    DHFL Prameria mutual fund merges 2 schemes with other debt funds

    DHFL Prameria mutual fund merges 2 schemes with other debt funds


    Last year, Sebi in its board meeting had allowed mutual funds to create segregated portfolios or ‘side-pocket’ facility based on credit events with respect to debt and money market instruments subject to various...

    Last year, Sebi in its board meeting had allowed mutual funds to create segregated portfolios or ‘side-pocket’ facility based on credit events with respect to debt and money market instruments subject to various safeguards.
    Assocham hails BJP poll victory

    Assocham hails BJP poll victory


    Goenka expressed confidence that having laid the building blocks of several flagship programmes like Start-Up India, Smart Cities and Make in India, "we are assured of Government’s decisive traction to these...

    Goenka expressed confidence that having laid the building blocks of several flagship programmes like Start-Up India, Smart Cities and Make in India, "we are assured of Government’s decisive traction to these schemes".
    ITC Q4 results broadly in line with estimates

    ITC Q4 results broadly in line with estimates


    Improving volumes and and pricing in cigarette business are key catalysts; valuation is inexpensive; ‘Add’ rating...

    Improving volumes and and pricing in cigarette business are key catalysts; valuation is inexpensive; ‘Add’ rating maintained.
    Bajaj Auto: Q4 was in keeping with expectation

    Bajaj Auto: Q4 was in keeping with expectation


    It said 3W demand is likely to remain tepid in the near term due to a slowdown in India and...

    It said 3W demand is likely to remain tepid in the near term due to a slowdown in India and Egypt.
    What explains Earthquake Modi?

    What explains Earthquake Modi?


    There is no going back; and the people believe Modi and trust Modi to deliver. That is why this election was about the delivery, and promise, of the Modi...

    There is no going back; and the people believe Modi and trust Modi to deliver. That is why this election was about the delivery, and promise, of the Modi government.
    India’s election campaign was unhappy one – here’s why

    India’s election campaign was unhappy one – here’s why


    The election campaign was an unhappy one, highlighting external threats, and creating internal ones where they do or need not...

    The election campaign was an unhappy one, highlighting external threats, and creating internal ones where they do or need not exist.
    Crackdown on shell firms: Rules amended to ensure stricter compliance

    Crackdown on shell firms: Rules amended to ensure stricter compliance


    Gaurav Mohan, CEO of AMRG & Associates, noted that this would push the corporate governance to next level and would hold all directors directly responsible for non-compliance by a company in filing ACTIVE...

    Gaurav Mohan, CEO of AMRG & Associates, noted that this would push the corporate governance to next level and would hold all directors directly responsible for non-compliance by a company in filing ACTIVE forms.
    JSW’s profit drops to Rs 1,495 crore as fuel, power costs soar

    JSW’s profit drops to Rs 1,495 crore as fuel, power costs soar


    The company exported 2.4 million tonne of steel, a decline of 34% y-o-y. Exports accounted for 15% of its total sales in FY19, compared with 23% a year...

    The company exported 2.4 million tonne of steel, a decline of 34% y-o-y. Exports accounted for 15% of its total sales in FY19, compared with 23% a year ago.
    Ashok Leyland Q4 profit down 12% at Rs 653 crore

    Ashok Leyland Q4 profit down 12% at Rs 653 crore


    Lower revenue growth was primarily due to a volume growth of 1.3% y-o-y and 36% q-o-q to 59,521 units, while ASP fell 0.6% y-o-y due to adverse product mix as the M&HCV contribution...

    Lower revenue growth was primarily due to a volume growth of 1.3% y-o-y and 36% q-o-q to 59,521 units, while ASP fell 0.6% y-o-y due to adverse product mix as the M&HCV contribution declined. 
    Hinduja denies car collaboration with Tesla

    Hinduja denies car collaboration with Tesla


    On reports of acquiring cash-strapped Jet Airways, he said, “As far as Jet Airways is concerned, you know, I would not like to discuss about it...

    On reports of acquiring cash-strapped Jet Airways, he said, “As far as Jet Airways is concerned, you know, I would not like to discuss about it here.