Value buying lifts equity markets

Mumbai, May 24 : Value buying, along with positive European indices, pushed the Indian equity markets higher on Tuesday. Consequently, key indices provisionally closed the day’s trade in the green, as healthy buying was witnessed in automobile and banking stocks. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) edged up by 17.80 points, […]

Himachal’s Dharamsala again gets Smart City tag

Shimla, May 24 : Dharamsala, the hill station in Himachal Pradesh that has lured hundreds of thousands of Westerners since Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama settled here, was on Tuesday again included in the central government’s list of Smart Cities. Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu announced in New Delhi the 13 winners of […]

Afghan media hails Chabahar port agreement

Kabul, May 24 : The Afghan media on Tuesday lauded the Chabahar port agreement inked in Tehran as a stride towards boosting trade and economic cooperation in the region and improving regional peace and stability. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani signed the trilateral agreement in Iran’s […]

Value buying lifts equity markets

Mumbai, May 24 : Value buying, along with positive European indices, pushed the Indian equity markets higher on Tuesday. Consequently, key indices traded in the green during the mid-afternoon session, as healthy buying was witnessed in automobile and fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) stocks. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) edged […]

Supreme Court nixes plea for 100 percent cut in water to liquor industry

New Delhi, May 24 : The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to entertain a plea seeking 100 percent cut in supply of water to the liquor industry in Maharashtra so that millions of people faced with unprecedented drought could be provided with water. Dismissing the plea as withdrawn, an apex court vacation bench of Justice […]