Key Indian equity indices close flat

Mumbai, June 8 : Sobering down after the previous day’s surge following an accommodative monetary policy stance of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its bi-monthly policy review, key Indian equity market indices provisionally closed flat on Wednesday. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) provisionally ended 10.99 points or 0.04 percent up. The wider 50-scrip […]

US innovation, Indian human resource a win-win combo: Modi

Washington, June 8 : Assuring continuity in reforms and predictable tax policies, but with a firm hand against evasion, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited USA Inc to invest in his country to forge a win-win partnership between American innovation and Indian human resource. Speaking at a gala hosted by the US-India Business Council here, he […]

Skill development answer to India’s aging population: Minister

New Delhi, June 8 : India needs to focus on developing skills of youth so that the country’s growth is not hampered when the population aged 60 or above grows manifold by 2050, Minister of State for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday. At a book release function here, Goyal […]

Stress in Indian banking will be short-lived: Naina Lal Kidwai

By Meghna Mittal New Delhi, June 8 : The stress in the Indian banking system is short-lived and this key industry will only emerge stronger, says veteran banker Naina Lal Kidwai. With more than 35 years of banking experience behind her, Kidwai spoke to IANS here on a host of issues — from the stressed […]

Global smartphone sales to slow but not in India

New Delhi, June 8 : Global smartphone sales will continue to slow down and will no longer grow in double digits, a new report has said. But India still has the highest growth potential. Sales internationally are expected to grow seven per cent in 2016, to reach 1.5 billion units, according to the report from […]

Key Indian equity indices trade higher in afternoon session

Mumbai, June 8 : Key Indian equity market indices were trading in green during the afternoon session on Wednesday. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE was trading 37.75 points or 0.14 percent higher during the afternoon session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 6.05 points or […]