Sensex tumbles over 350 points in early trade; Nifty drops below 17,500

Mumbai, September 20 Equity benchmark Sensex slumped over 350 points in early trade on Monday, tracking losses in index majors Tata Steel, HDFC twins and ICICI Bank amid thin trade in global markets. The 30-share Sensex was trading 355.27 points or 0.60 per cent lower at 58,660.62. Similarly, Nifty fell…

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FDI key to India’s aspiration to be a USD 5 trillion economy, says Deloitte CEO

Washington, September 20 Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) is critically important for India to become a USD 5 trillion economy, Deloitte CEO Punit Renjen said while noting that over two-fifths of the 1,200 business leaders surveyed in the US, the UK, Japan and Singapore are planning additional or first-time investments in…

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New Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel to call on PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday

Besides PM Narendra Modi, Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel will also meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP president JP Nadda in Delhi.  Read More | Source: Zee News…

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`Event Over`: Rahul Gandhi takes dig at Centre over record vaccinations on PM Modi’s birthday

Rahul Gandhi shared a graph of the vaccination trend in the last 10 days as per data from the Co-WIN website to show the decline in inoculations after Friday’s record. Read More | Source: Zee News…

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Small cars too need adequate number of airbags to ensure safety, says Gadkari

New Delhi, September 19 Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Sunday said that small cars, mostly purchased by lower middle-class people, should also have an adequate number of airbags and wondered why automakers are providing eight airbags only in big cars bought by rich people. In an interview to PTI, the…

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Wish PM Modi celebrated his birthday every day: Congress takes dig at Centre after India administers record 2.5 crore vaccine doses

On PM Modi’s 71st birthday, India achieved the highest record of 2.5 crore vaccinations on a single day, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday.  Read More | Source: Zee News…

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Come Jan 1, non-filers of 1 monthly GST return to be barred from filing GSTR-1

New Delhi, September 18 Businesses that default on filing summary return and paying monthly GST will not be able to file GSTR-1 sales return of the succeeding month from January 1 next year. The GST Council in its Lucknow meeting on September 17 has decided to take a host…

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Opposition-ruled states demand extension of GST compensation regime beyond June 2022

New Delhi, September 18 Finance ministers of Opposition-ruled states have demanded that the GST compensation cess regime be extended beyond June 2022. Briefing reporters after the 45th GST Council meeting in Lucknow on Friday, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had said the regime of paying compensation to states for…

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Swiggy, Zomato to collect 5% GST from customers starting 1 Jan, 2021; here’s how much you will have to pay

Swiggy, Zomato to collect 5% GST from customers starting 1 Jan, 2021; here’s how much you will have to pay Read More | Source: Firstpost…

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World Bank Group to discontinue publishing ‘Doing Business’ report

New Delhi, September 17 The World Bank Group has decided to discontinue publication of its Doing Business report on country investment climates following allegations of irregularities. The decision was taken after a probe of data irregularities allegedly due to pressure by some top bank officials to boost China’s ranking in…

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PEDA inks pact with CESL for EV charging stations

Tribune News Service Chandigarh, September 17 Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) has signed an MoU with Convergence Energy Services Limited (CESL) — a subsidiary of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd. (EESL) — a joint venture of PSUs under the Ministry of Power, Government of India — for the installation of…

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