Thursday, October 29, 2020

Business

Rupee slumps 23 paise, settles below 74/USD level

Mumbai, Oct 29 : The rupee continued its downward journey on Thursday, sliding another 23 paise to settle at 74.10 against the US dollar,...

India, UK strike new COVID-19 research tie-ups

London, Oct 29 : India and the UK have clinched new partnerships to boost bilateral cooperation on combating the coronavirus pandemic as part of...

Manohari Gold Speciality Tea sold at Rs 75,000 per kg at GTAC

Guwahati, Oct 29 : Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre (GTAC) on Thursday sold a Speciality Tea at a record price...

COVID-19 hits India’s gold-buying sentiment; Q3 demand drops by 30 pc: WGC

Mumbai, Oct 29 : Gold demand in India dropped by 30 per cent during the July-September quarter to 86.6 tonnes compared to the same...

UK’s deep liquid capital markets can help India’s infrastructure needs: Rishi Sunak

London, Oct 29 : UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak has hailed a series of "ambitious" new UK-India initiatives across investment, trade, infrastructure, sustainable finance and...

Asian shares lower, US futures up after S&P 500 sinks 3.5%

Tokyo, Oct 29 : Asian shares declined Thursday and US futures were higher after the S&P 500 slid 3.5% overnight for its biggest drop...

Rupee slips below 74/USD level in early trade

Mumbai, Oct 29 : The Indian rupee continued its downward journey on Thursday, sliding another 18 paise to 74.05 against the US dollar in...

Sensex plunges over 350 pts in early trade; Nifty drops below 11,650

Mumbai, Oct 29 : Equity benchmark Sensex plunged over 350 points in early trade on Thursday amid negative cues from global markets as rising...

Trump admin proposes to scrap computerised lottery system to select H-1B visas

Washington, Oct 29: The Trump administration has proposed to scrap the computerised lottery system to grant H-1B work visas to foreign technology professionals and...

AI Express records highest-ever annual profit at Rs 413 cr

Mumbai, Oct 29 : Air India Express on Wednesday reported its highest-ever annual net profit of Rs 412.77 crore for the financial year ended...

Pawar blames Centre’s policies for soaring onion prices

Mumbai, Oct 28: NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday blamed the central government's policies for the spiralling prices of onion and said he would...

BECA combined with other pacts will enable deeper defence ties between India and US: USIBC

New Delhi, Oct 28 : The US-India Business Council (USIBC) has welcomed the signing of the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) between the...

Rupee drops by 16 paise to over 1-month low on strong dollar demand

Mumbai, Oct 28: The rupee depreciated by 16 paise to settle at more than one-month low of 73.87 against the US currency on Wednesday...

Hong Kong bars Air India flights for fourth time as 5 passengers test positive for COVID-19

New Delhi, Oct 28: Hong Kong has banned Air India flights from Mumbai till November 10 after five passengers on its flight earlier this...