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International bullion exchange at IFSC likely to become operational by July-August

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
“Also, with the setting up of the international bullion exchange, a portion of the idle gold that is lying in the Indian households may come to the market as the sellers will be able to get a fair and transparent price for the precious metal,” GIFT City managing director Tapan Ray told.
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Government procures paddy worth Rs 1.06 lakh crore so far this kharif season

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
The Food Corporation of India (FCI) has procured 564.17 lakh tonnes of paddy till January 16, an increase of 25.25 per cent from 450.42 lakh tonnes in the corresponding period of the previous year.
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China faces new allegations over Covid-19 cover up

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
Details of more than 300 studies, including many investigating diseases that pass from animals to humans, published online by the state-run National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) are no longer available, according to The Mail on Sunday.
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Shiv Sena to contest Assembly elections in West Bengal: Sanjay Raut

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
"So, here is the much-awaited update. After discussions with Party Chief Shri Uddhav Thackeray, Shiv Sena has decided to contest the West Bengal Assembly Elections. We are reaching Kolkata soon...!! Jai Hind, Jai Bangla!" Raut tweeted.
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Maharashtra starts toll free number for bird flu

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
“The government has delegated all its requisite powers on district collectors under Prevention And Control of Infectious and Contagious Diseases in Animals Act, 2009. This will enable local administration to take immediate action for controlling the spread of disease,” said a senior Maharashtra government official.
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What investors looking to diversify can look at in 2021

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
Motilal Oswal Nasdaq 100, PGIM Global Equity Opportuities Fund, Edelweiss Greater China Offshore Fund and DSP World Energy Fund are among the top picks of investment advisors.
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Build stock portfolios outside the index overseas

ET News - 4 hours 21 min ago
“While there is a bubble in stocks like Tesla and Netflix there are a lot of individual stock opportunities available and investors can build a portfolio of companies with good fundamentals and fair valuations,” says Vikas Gupta, Chief Investment Strategist, Omniscience Capital.
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A mammoth effort

Business Standard - 4 hours 30 min ago
Issue of public trust in the vaccines must be addressed
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Centre extends bidding deadlines for Pawan Hans disinvestment

Business News From Hindu - 4 hours 44 min ago
The government had invited expressions of interest from bidders for its 51% stake in mini-Ratna PSU Pawan Hans, with January 19 as the deadline.
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Nepali climbers 1st to scale K2, world's 2nd highest mountain, in winter

Business Standard - 4 hours 53 min ago
K2 with its daunting 8,611 meters height is located in Gilgit-Baltistan side of the Karakoram range. It was the only among 8,000-meter high peaks that was never scaled in winter
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Farmer unions firm on Republic Day tractor march; SC hearing on Monday

Business Standard - 4 hours 53 min ago
The top court would also hear on Monday a plea of the central government, filed though the Delhi Police, seeking an injunction against the proposed tractor march
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All data pertaining to Covid vaccine trials should be made public: PMSF

Business Standard - 4 hours 57 min ago
Progressive Medicos and Scientists Forum said the Clinical Trial (PMSF) Phase 3 data should be evaluated in a transparent manner as and when available for India for both vaccines
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Broking industry in bitter-sweet spot with yields sliding, revenues rising

Business Standard - 5 hours 27 min ago
Revenues during the same period have grown from Rs 760 crore to an estimated Rs 1,330 crore for this financial year
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IRFC IPO: Minimal risks and reasonable pricing make the offer attractive

Business Standard - 5 hours 34 min ago
Priced at Rs 25-26 a share, IRFC's nearly risk-free model positions the initial public offering as a safe bet for investors
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Large-caps will continue to lead rally: Avendus Capital's Andrew Holland

Business Standard - 5 hours 41 min ago
Valuations appear high in some sectors as a small number of stocks dominated the index last year, said CEO Holland
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Bright outlook but valuation high for Indigo Paints, say analysts

Business Standard - 5 hours 52 min ago
Indigo has been consistent in coming out with products that create a new category as well as offer niche products in existing categories
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Banking: Yesterday, today and tomorrow

Business Standard - 5 hours 55 min ago
With the customer spoilt for choice, the option for the banking industry in the new decade is between going digital or dying
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Low turnout for the shot as six states vaccinate 17,000 on Sunday

Business Standard - 6 hours 4 min ago
Many adoopt wait-and-watch approach as confidence about safety and efficacy of the jab is low
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3,030 gets vaccinated in Tamil Nadu on Day-2 even as many resist the jab

Business Standard - 6 hours 11 min ago
Meanwhile, State reports 589 new Covid-19 cases past 24 hours, 164 from Chennai alone
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Street signs: Rising VIX sets alarm, new aspirants for MF licence & more

Business Standard - 6 hours 12 min ago
The fear guage has risen 22 per cent this month and is currently at 24, a level approached only a few times in the past six months
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