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Soon, enjoy your holidays relaxing in Maldives-like water villas right here in India!

Around 125 rooms are likely to be built in Lakshwadeep and around 460 in the Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

published : 18 Nov 2019

TRAI hopes to finalise views on call connect charges by November-end: Official

A senior TRAI official, who did not wish to be named, said the regulator is hopeful of firming up its views by November-end but did not divulge further details.

published : 18 Nov 2019

From bad to worse? Analysts fear Vodafone-Idea's dues to government could rise steeply

After the Supreme Court ruled in favour of the DoT on October 24, Vodafone Idea had marked its AGR liability at Rs 44,200 crore. But this could rise if the DoT's method of calculating it varies. 

published : 18 Nov 2019

No five per cent slum; India continues to be fastest growing economy: Modi government in Lok Sabha

The Union minister of state for finance Anurag Thakur said India continues to the fastest growing economy in the world even though many countries in the world are facing an economic slowdown.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Another FIR filed against Ansal Group in Lucknow

In the FIR lodged here at the PGI police station on Sunday, the complainant accused Ansal API of accepting over Rs 30 lakhs through cheques for booking a 240 square metre plot.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Here's what Bill Gates said about the economic slowdown in India

'Everybody hopes that there's really good growth because the potential is certainly there for India to have high growth,' he said.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Rupee rises 19 paise to 71.59 against USD in early trade

Forex traders said market participants were enthused after the US and China negotiators held 'constructive' call on trade deal.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Sensex rises over 100 points on firm global cues; Nifty above 11,900

Top gainers in the Sensex pack included Bharti Airtel, SBI, Tata Motors, Sun Pharma and L&T, rising up to 3.09 per cent.

published : 18 Nov 2019

‘We are launching products that make it easy for people to save and invest overseas’

For retail investors willing to invest in global stock markets, it is becoming easier, thanks to technology.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Investment tip: Keep calm and ignore scaremongers

Stay away from business channels. Even watching animal channels that show you how animals react to fear is far more useful than those scare-mongering business channels.

published : 18 Nov 2019

IPOs can give good returns even in bearish market

He followed the advice last month and reaped a rich dividend, when his investment of `32,000 almost doubled in about 31 days

published : 18 Nov 2019

Why investing in insurance business makes sense

Penetration of life insurance in India is low at 10-20%. As these firms sell simple insurance policies to more people in India, there is good potential for market leaders to grow their profits

published : 18 Nov 2019

Dyson launches its superfast eco-friendly Airblade 9kJ hand dryer

Global consumer technology company Dyson has launched Airblade 9kJ, a fast energy efficient HEPA-filtered hand dryer.

published : 18 Nov 2019

Telecom sector to consolidate further: Kotak Institutional

In last three years, India’s telecom industry has gone through a massive consolidation phase with the number of operators coming down to four from around a dozen.

published : 18 Nov 2019