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Nasscom President Hopes Trump Administration Will Take "Pragmatic" View on H1B Visa Issue

R Chandrasekhar, the president of the Indian software industry’s lobbying group NASSCOM, has said he hopes the Donald Trump administration takes a “pragmatic” view about the H1B visa issue.
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Nasscomm President Hopes Trump Administration Will Take "Pragmatic" View on H1B Visa Issue

R Chandrasekhar, the president of the Indian software industry’s lobbying group NASSCOM, has said he hopes the Donald Trump administration takes a “pragmatic” view about the H1B visa issue.
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Rupee Hits 3-Month High, up 11 Paise to 66.71

The rupee strengthened further to end at a fresh 3-1/2 month high of 66.71, appreciating by 11 paise on the back of sustained selling of the American dollar by exporters and banks.
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Airtel Scraps Roaming Charges on Calls, Data

Also, it said, there will be no bill shocks while roaming overseas daily billing will be automatically adjusted to the price of basic one day pack even for customers who don't buy a roaming pack.
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SEBI 'Harsh' With Defaulters and I Don't Regret That: UK Sinha

Outgoing Sebi chief U K Sinha on Monday said the regulator has been justly "harsh" with those threatening the integrity of capital markets and he doesn't feel shy about saying that.
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Arun Jaitley Opens London Stock Exchange in Special Ceremony

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday opened the London Stock Exchange in a special ceremony following which he discussed with investors the role of London in developing India's fin-tech ecosystem and delivering infrastructure development priorities.
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States' Fiscal Deficit Will Rise to 3.3% in 2017-18: Ind-Ra

The states' fiscal deficit will rise only marginally to 3.3 percent in fiscal year 2017-18 from the expected 3.2 percent in 2016-17, domestic ratings agency India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Monday.
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UIDAI temporarily halts Aadhaar payments by Axis Bank, two others

LiveMint - 28 min 37 sec ago
Suvidha Infoserve, eMudhra are the other two firms that have come under UIDAI scanner for misuse of biometric data for Aadhaar-based transactions
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Warren Buffett's Apple stake is now worth more than $18 billion

ET News - 29 min 15 sec ago
Warren Buffett's Apple stake is now worth more than $18 billionBerkshire Hathaway Inc. increased its stake in iPhone maker Apple Inc. to about 133 million shares, Chairman Warren Buffett told CNBC.
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Supreme Court raps Government for not implementing directions issued in 1991

ET News - 30 min 36 sec ago
The bench said though a committee has been set up, it has not met so far and nothing has been done to implement the directions issued 26 years ago.
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Oscars 2017: Early ratings show even smaller viewership than last year

LiveMint - 39 min 29 sec ago
A Nielsen report says Oscars 2017 drew a 22.4 overnight rating, down 4% from the low-rated show last year
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Volkswagen's Seat sees strong 2017 sales after jump in first two months

Reuters Business News - 45 min 12 sec ago
BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen's long-struggling Spanish division Seat expects strong sales this year after deliveries grew by double-digit percentages in the first two months thanks to new models and demand from southern Europe, its chief executive said.
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Amansa sells 2.56% stake in Cholamandalam for Rs 388 crore

MoneyControl Business News - 49 min 24 sec ago
Foreign fund Amansa Holdings today offloaded its entire 2.56 per cent stake in Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company for a little over Rs 388 crore through an open market transaction.
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Canara HSBC OBC Life Insurance launches iSelect term plan

MoneyControl Business News - 57 min 18 sec ago
Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance today expanded its online product suit with the launch of iSelect term plan meant for family protection.
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Welspun Enterprises' Rs 270 cr buyback offer to open on Mar 3

MoneyControl Business News - 57 min 19 sec ago
Welspun Enterprises, part of USD 2.3 billion Welspun Group, had earlier announced plans to buy back up to 25 percent of its share capital.
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BSNL to sign pact with Nokia on 5G, IoT applications

MoneyControl Business News - 59 min 25 sec ago
State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd is all set to sign a memorandum of understanding with Nokia in the areas of 5G and Internet of Things (IoT).
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Rupee Gains 17 Paise in Early Trade

IBN Live Business News - 1 hour 2 min ago
Continuing its uptrend, the rupee firmed up by another 17 paise to 66.65 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.
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Sensex Slides 80 Points as March Series Turns Shaky

IBN Live Business News - 1 hour 10 min ago
The Sensex slumped over 80 points to 28,813 on Monday as the March derivatives series began on a subdued note, mirroring a weak trend in the Asian market.
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Mayawati brings issue of division of UP back in focus

Business Standard - 1 hour 14 min ago
4 state will be Harit Pradesh, Poorvanchal, Bundelkhand and Awadh
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Declaring war on roaming, says Sunil Mittal as Airtel competes against Jio

Business Standard - 1 hour 18 min ago
There will be no premium on outgoing calls allowing people to speak freely within the country
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