China's July exports rise despite coronavirus, US tariff war

Global exports accelerated from June's 3% gain and exceeded forecasts of little to no growth.

published on : 8th August 2020

July exports reach almost last year's level: Goyal

Officially the export numbers for the month of July would be released by the commerce ministry during mid-August.

published on : 4th August 2020

July auto sales show demand swelling as economy regains momentum

After  a very discouraging first quarter (Q1FY21), Indian automakers have recorded a major revival in their July sales numbers.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Power shutdown in parts of Chennai on July 21, here's the full list

The power supply will be resumed before 2 pm if the works are completed.

published on : 19th July 2020

At least nine dead in Independence Day weekend shootings in New York

The NYPD released its citywide crime report for June on Monday, showing that there were 205 shooting incidents the previous month, a 130.3 per cent increase from a year ago.

published on : 7th July 2020

US holiday weekend adds to virus worries as case counts grow 

While the rise in cases in the U.S. partly reflects expanded testing, experts say there is evidence that the virus is also spreading more as states reopen their economies.

published on : 5th July 2020

Brazil Prez Bolsonaro, others shun masks at July 4 celebration in country even as cases cross 1.5 mn

Bolsonaro on Friday vetoed clauses of new legislation that would have required Brazilians to wear masks at churches, schools, shops, factories and private gatherings.

published on : 5th July 2020

Trump plans huge July 4 fireworks show despite US COVID-19 cases crossing 2.68 million

Among those most concerned is Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser about the lack of mandatory mask-wearing by the crowd on July 4 and non adherence to social distancing norms amid coronavirus crisis.

published on : 2nd July 2020

June records 'excess' rainfall, good precipitation expected in July: IMD

Assam has witnessed floods, while Bihar has also received excess rainfall.

published on : 1st July 2020

Holiday amid coronavirus pandemic: Americans divided on how to respond

In California, where many businesses and recreational activities are reopening, officials in Los Angeles County said they would maintain tight restrictions until July 4.

published on : 24th May 2020

Lunar eclipse: Things you must know as millions get ready to witness the 'Blood Moon'

A partial Lunar eclipse will precede and follow during the entire phase, each lasting one hour and six minutes.

published on : 26th July 2018

GST anniversary: Government plans mega event on July 1 to celebrate roll-out

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal would be attending and Union Minister Arun Jaitley would be addressing the gathering through a video conference.

published on : 26th June 2018

Post GST price cuts, automobile manufacturers report strong sales in July

Major automobile makers today reported robust sales growth across segments driven by price reductions and restocking of vehicles at dealerships post GST implementation.

published on : 2nd August 2017

How the GST will impact consumers, traders and govt

In many cases it may weigh heavily on your pockets while in others it may soothe the traders’ frayed nerves with input tax credit. 

published on : 30th June 2017