Nifty50 hits record intra-day high, Sensex up over 300 points

Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) Surpassing its previous record, the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) hit a fresh intra-day high of 10,179.15 points on Friday. Previously, the Nifty50 scaled a high of 10,178.95 points on an intra-day basis on September 19. At 1.50 p.m., the index traded at 10,167.10 points — up 70.70 […]

GST hastily implemented, people suffering: Akhilesh

Lucknow, Oct 12 (IANS) Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday accused the Modi government of rushing through the Goods and Services Tax (GST) because of which, he said, people were facing a lot of problems. Addressing party workers on the 50th death anniversary of socialist ideologue Ram Manohar Lohia, the former Uttar Pradesh Chief […]

Governors to play key role in New India dream: Kovind

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said the Governors of states have a crucial role to play in realising the dream of ‘New India by 2022. Inaugurating the 48th Conference of Governors at Rashtrapati Bhavan here, Kovind said critical milestones and national goals have been set in the context of […]

Congress wins Nanded, opposition crushed

Nanded (Maharashtra), Oct 12 (IANS) The Congress on Thursday bagged the prestigious Nanded-Waghala City Municipal Corporation (NWCMC), bagging 43 of the 46 seats in the 81-seat body for which results have been declared and crushing the opposition. The Congress also built up strong leads in at least another 20 seats in the NWCMC, a stronghold […]

Equities close in green; BSE Sensex reclaims 32k level

Mumbai : Buoyed by positive global cues and healthy buying in metals, banking and automobile stocks, key Indian equity indices provisionally closed on a higher note on Thursday. Paring the previous day’s losses, the equity indices surged during the last hour of trade. Index heavyweights like Reliance Industries, Tata Consultancy Services, Sun Pharma, Axis Bank […]