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By Loknath Das On Saturday, January 19th, 2019
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Food surpluses led to dip in food prices, farmers’ income: Arun Jaitley

Amid speculation that the BJP-led central government may introduce an income support scheme, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said food surpluses have caused both food prices and farmers’ income to plunge, More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, January 13th, 2019
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Income Tax rules: 10 ways taxpayers have been affected in the run up to Budget 2019

Budget 2019: Modi government is all set to announce its last budget of the current tenure on February 1 this year and the middle class are expecting a lot of favour from Finance Minister Jaitley this year before More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, January 12th, 2019
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Playing catch-up in the digital economy

The increasing diffusion of ICT in developing countries including India and the greater ICT-led convergence across sectors that we are witnessing now follows the emergence of the inter-related digital technology More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019
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India to retain status as fastest growing major economy in 2019-20: World Bank

Fuelled by policy reforms and rebound in credit, India’s economy is forecast to expand by 7.5 per cent during the 2019-20 fiscal year and retain its position as the fastest growing major economy in a world More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, December 26th, 2018
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Nothing worked for investors this year — nearly every major asset class is in the red for 2018

Investors had a rough year — Nearly every major asset class is in the red for 2018   2:04 PM ET Fri, 21 Dec 2018 | 01:08 Even in the worst of times for financial markets, there’s usually More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
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MA in History, Shaktikanta Das is first non-economist in 28 years to be RBI governor

There are no fixed eligibility criteria for appointment of a person as the RBI governor. According to the RBI Act, appointment of governor is approved by the PMO on the recommendation of the finance minister. Shaktikanta More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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What Edelweiss’ reported stake sale in wealth, AMC business means for stock

Edelweiss Financial Services, one of the fastest growing non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) in the country, is considering part monetization of its stake (around 20-25 percent) in its wealth and asset More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, November 21st, 2018
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JP Morgan sees a slowdown coming, with economy growing at less than 2 percent in 2019

JP Morgan sees a slowdown coming, with economy growing at less than 2 percent in 2019 JP Morgan economists said the economy should grow at a slower pace of 1.9 percent from the fourth quarter’s year More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, November 4th, 2018
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Rupee Recovers 2% Against Dollar In 2 Days: 10 Things To Know

The rupee registered its strongest single-day gain in five years on Friday, amid a plunge in crude oil prices and a spike in equity markets. The rupee strengthened by 101 paise against the greenback to settle at More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, October 5th, 2018
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State Bank of Mauritius’s Indian branch is the third domestic bank to be the victim of a cyber-attack in 2018

On 3 October, SBM Group, the parent company of the State Bank of Mauritius, announced that its Indian operations had suffered a cyber-attack the day before, and that as much as $14 million could have been siphoned More...