Forex kitty drops USD 867 million to USD 593 billion

India's foreign exchange reserves declined USD 867 million to USD 593.037 billion in the week ended September 15, the Reserve Bank said on Friday. In the previous reporting week, the overall reserves

Sensex drops by 200 points, Nifty ends below 19,700 as markets rally on 4th day

Equity benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty stayed on the back foot for the fourth straight session on Friday as investors offloaded healthcare, consumer durable and commodity stocks amid a weak trend i

Stock Markets: Sensex, Nifty open on quiet note in opening trade after three days of selling spree

Equity benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty started Fridays opening trade on a quiet note after three days of the selling spree. The 30-share BSE Sensex climbed 187.71 points to 66,417.95 in early trade

Sebi board approves various proposals; discusses tech trends in securities market

Sebi on Thursday decided to provide flexibility in the framework for large corporations to meet financing needs through the issuance of debt securities and also extended the timeline for investment ad

As govt stresses on enhancing farmers' income, agritech startup signs strategic pact

The agriculture sector, often referred to as the backbone of the economy, has been a focal point for the governments attention in recent times. Despite numerous challenges and obstacles, the governmen

Stock market plunge: Sensex drops 570 points, Nifty falls by 160 points

Indian domestic equities experienced a downward trend for the third consecutive session on Thursday, influenced by the decision of the US Federal Reserve to maintain the policy rate at its current lev

Infrastructure major gets Letter of Intent for new infra project in Gujarat

Infrastructure is pivotal to economic growth. The government's focus on the country's infrastructural needs through various schemes and policies is key to achieving the 2047 vision of reclassifying fr

Rise of social commerce: How e-commerce is embracing social media shopping in 2023

Over the years, the amalgamation of e-commerce and social media has altered the manner in which consumers and companies participate in the retail sector, revolutionising our shopping habits and intera

Markets face sharp decline as Sensex and Nifty register significant losses

Indian market indices, the Sensex and the Nifty, experienced a day of substantial losses as most of their constituent stocks closed in the red. The Sensex witnessed a steep decline, plummeting 869 poi

BookMyShow cancels Punjabi-Canadian singer Shubh's show after drawing flak on social media

After the ticket booking app faced a boycott call on social media, BookMyShow on Wednesday cancelled Punjabi- Canadian singer Shubhneet Singhs India tour for hosting a singer who is allegedly a Khalis

Sensex Nifty today: Indian rupee rises 6 paise against US dollar in early trade

Sensex Nifty today: The rupee strengthened by 6 paise to 83.26 against the US dollar in early trade today on easing global crude oil prices and rising appetite for riskier assets. However, a sell-off

Markets open in red with sensex down by over 280 points amid weak global cues

The equity benchmark indices opened in red amid weak global cues on Monday. After an 11-day rally, the 30-share BSE Sensex fell 286.6 points to 67,552.03. The Nifty declined 70.7 points to 20,121.65.

Sensex snaps 11-day winning streak, slips 242 points on profit booking

In a departure from its remarkable 11-day winning streak, the Sensex faced a downturn on Monday, shedding approximately 242 points due to profit-taking activities in the metal, banking, and telecom se

Hike in gratuity limit, term insurance cover: Centre approves measures for LIC agents, employees

The Ministry of Finance on Monday approved a series of welfare measures aimed towards the benefit of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) agents and employees including enhancement of gratuity li

India's goods exports dip 6.86 pc in August

India's exports declined by 6.86 per cent to USD 34.48 billion in August 2023 as against USD 37.02 billion in the same month in 2022, according to the government data on Friday (September 15). The imp