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Govt plan to set up bio-gas plants will boost bamboo production: IBF

Business Standard - 10 hours 32 min ago
Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has said that India will see an investment of Rs 2 lakh crore in setting up 5,000 plants that will produce gas from bio and crop wastes by 2023-24
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IT and telecom will do well in the medium term: Vinay Paharia of Union AMC

Business Standard - 10 hours 36 min ago
In a Q&A, Paharia says the economy is expected to recover sharply driven by base effect and pent-up demand, and that govt's 'AtmaNirbhar' packages are likely to provide a fillip to manufacturing
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SpiceJet begins freighter services to Leh

MoneyControl Business News - 10 hours 39 min ago
The launch of the dedicated freighter services to Leh, the first by any domestic airlines, will boost connectivity to the area, SpiceJet said in a release. It will also address the challenges of surface transportation, owing to bad weather conditions in the winters, it added.
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Rising claims: Insurers may increase prices, but drug prices may not be affected

MoneyControl Business News - 10 hours 43 min ago
Hardening of reinsurance premiums in pharma and healthcare sectors could see premium rates increase by 15-20 percent. However, drug prices are unlikely to be affected by this, since it is other factors such as raw material prices that trigger price hikes of medicines.
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GoodWorker ties up with Sonu Sood, Schoolnet for technology platform for blue-collar workers

MoneyControl Business News - 10 hours 46 min ago
The technology platform aims to reach 10 crore blue-collar workers across the country by providing access to good jobs and career progression through upskilling services, followed by financial, healthcare and social security services.
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SpiceJet launches dedicated freighter services to Leh in Ladakh

Business Standard - 11 hours 6 min ago
The flight was operated by SpiceXpress, the dedicated cargo arm of SpiceJet.
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Indian economy exhibited stronger pick up than expected: RBI Governor

Business Standard - 11 hours 8 min ago
Shaktikanta Das said that monetary policy guidance in October emphasised the need to see through temporary inflation pressures
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COVID-19 vaccine | Rush for drug in China raises fears of booming illegal market

MoneyControl Business News - 11 hours 9 min ago
Despite none of the Chinese firms has released any public data on the efficacy of their shots in Phase III trials, people in the Asian countries are bending the rules to get hold of the unproven Chinese vaccines.
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Asia needs to leverage stronger regional cooperation to boost COVID-19 recovery: Asian Development Bank

MoneyControl Business News - 11 hours 11 min ago
"Regional cooperation and integration has been an effective driver for strong economic growth and a sharp reduction in poverty,” ADB vice-president for knowledge management and sustainable development Bambang Susantono said in a statement.
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SpaceX to press ahead with Starlink tests, delays commercial service

Business News From Hindu - 11 hours 23 min ago
Elon Musk has said the Starlink service will be a crucial source of funding for his broader plans, like developing the super heavy-lift Starship rocket to fly paying customers to the moon and eventually trying to colonize Mars.
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AstraZeneca faces more Covid-19 vaccine questions after manufacturing error

Business Standard - 11 hours 27 min ago
Oxford said a difference in manufacturing processes led to later phases of the trials having a half-dose given instead of a full one
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India’s unicorn club: The mix, valuations and other vital changes that you should know

MoneyControl Business News - 11 hours 28 min ago
2020 has seen six internet startups, including Cars24 and Unacademy, achieve the billion-dollar valuation—a surprise for many considering it is the year of the pandemic. But over the years, some unicorns have also become notorious for making losses endlessly, having large valuations collapse and more. But are we seeing a new kind of unicorn now?
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Proposal to allow business houses into banking a ‘good-looking’ step in ‘bad direction’: Kaushik Basu

Business News From Hindu - 11 hours 33 min ago
The proposal might lead to crony capitalism and eventual financial instability, says the former chief economist of World Bank
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India Coronavirus Dispatch: How do you vaccinate a billion people?

Business Standard - 11 hours 36 min ago
AstraZeneca's manufacturing error, lack of transparency in Indian vaccine trials, should Indian states consider lockdowns again?-news relevant to India's fight against Covid-19
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Toyota Etios marks 10th anniversary next month: A look at the company’s ambition during the launch, and where it stands now

MoneyControl Business News - 11 hours 44 min ago
Toyota launched the Etios in 2010, with the aim of increasing its share in Indian car market from 3% to 10% by 2015. Today, its market share is still around 3-3.5%. With most models failing, the company is sticking around, pinning hopes on India’s move towards electric mobility over the next few decades.
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Amazon's popular cloud service AWS back up after widespread outage

Business Standard - 11 hours 56 min ago
Amazon Web Services (AWS) said it had identified the cause of the outage and taken action to prevent a recurrence
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Steel stocks extend rally; JSW Steel, Tata Steel hit fresh 52-week highs

Business Standard - 12 hours 48 sec ago
SAIL and Jindal Steel and Power rallied 7 per cent and 6 per cent, respectively on the BSE
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Covid-19 Factoid: India's new cases exceed daily recoveries in last 2 days

Business Standard - 12 hours 8 min ago
Country added over 6,000 new actives cases for two straight days as states report surge.
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'One nation, one election' will help India's development: Modi

Business Standard - 12 hours 8 min ago
The prime minister also suggested a single voters' list for Lok Sabha, assembly and panchayat polls, saying separate lists are a waste of resources
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Accenture rolls out bonuses, plans significant promotions: Report

MoneyControl Business News - 12 hours 12 min ago
Accenture has also reportedly raised salaries of junior and mid-level employees by 6-11 percent
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