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SGX-NSE row: Why GIFT in PM Modi‘s backyard makes no sense ahead of Mumbai

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} A stock connect between India and Singapore, modeled on the popular Shanghai-link, died before it could be born. Blame a mix of chest-thumping nationalism on the Indian side and political naivete on the part of the Singaporeans. Ltd. was asked by the High Court in Mumbai on Tuesday to suspend the June 4 […]

Four years of Modi govt: 48months.mygov.in showcases top achievements

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The Modi government has taken the digital route to mark four years in power and highlight its achievementsduring this period. The government recently launched a platform speciafically for this — 48months.mygov.in. The website lists all of the Modi government initiatives in the past four years. The infographic-heavy website also shows the number of […]

Electric vehicles could increase net carbon emissions in India: IEA

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The has said there will be a net increase in due to when considering life-cycle emissions in countries, like India and China, which have a carbon-intensive power generation mix. In its report on electric vehicle, says under the New Policies Scenario, India will reach an 11 per cent by 2030 (for all modes […]

M&M eyeing South Africa, Asean to serve as alternate manufacturing base

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} (M&M) has identified two regions, and an (Association of South East Asian Nation) country, for a potential base outside India. The company’s recent move of setting up an assembly plant in is a step forward towards a long-term strategy, Arvind Matthew, chief of international operations, Mahindra and Mahindra, told Business Standard. The –led […]

Manpasand Beverages remains under pressure; stock plunges 42% in 3-days

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} was locked in lower circuit for the third straight day, down 10% at Rs 248, also its fresh 52-week low on the BSE. The stock tanked 42% in past three trading days from Rs 431 after the resigned as of the company with effect from May 26, 2018. The put their resignation due […]

Modi‘s MUDRA scheme raining loans on women and religious minorities

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The Prime Minister Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency (MUDRA) scheme, launched by the Modi government in 2015, is quite literally showering small amounts on people who were until now turned away by banks. The biggest beneficiary of the MUDRA scheme, which aims to disburse small amounts ranging from Rs 50,000 to Rs […]

South & NE may get lesser rains than north and central India: IMD

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The southwest monsoon may be slightly below normal in southern and northeastern parts of the country in 2018, but normal in the northwestern and central regions, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday. The region-wise forecast comes with a model error of plus and minus 8 per cent. Releasing its second stage […]