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YES Bank in talks with Microsoft for stake sale; stock climbs 9%

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
A Reuters report quoting Mint suggested that Yes Bank is in talks with Microsoft and two other tech firms for a possible stake sale.
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Alfa raises delisting price to Rs 2,850 a share

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
Alfa Laval (India) today said its parent firm has raised the delisting offer price to Rs 2,850 a share.
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DB Realty, Unitech stocks rose

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
The stocks of DB Realty and Unitech rose after top executives of these companies were granted bail in the 2G scam case.
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Fitch withdraws Reliance Capital ratings

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
Fitch on Friday said it has withdrawn the ratings on Reliance Capital as the company has decided to stop participating.
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'Discoms' poor fin health poses risks for traders'

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
The poor financial health of state electricity boards could pose significant business risks for power traders in the country, says Fitch.
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Cigarette cos shares outperform benchmark Sensex

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
Shares of cigarette companies have rallied over the past one month, with ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST Industries hitting record highs.
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Lovable Lingerie's dream run on as traders lap it up

ET News - 8 min 54 sec ago
Lovable Lingerie is 3rd-best performing stock among companies listed this year, with it doubling in value, as traders bet it could repeat performance of Page Indus.
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Cotton tumbles 2.15% to Rs 21,380 per bale this week; outlook bullish

With the ongoing semi-lockdown situation in various parts of India and strict curfew in Maharashtra, there has been a report of supply tightness and panic buying in the domestic market.
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Harsh Vardhan speaks to Maha CM, reassures him of adequate oxygen supply

Business Standard - 27 min 14 sec ago
Amid a surge in coronavirus infections, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan spoke to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and reassured him of adequate and uninterrupted supply of medical oxygen and all possible support related to healthcare infrastructure, medicines and therapeutics. In a tweet, Vardhan said additional 1,121 ventilators are being rushed to the state considering the surge in coronavirus cases. "Spoke to #Maharashtra CM Sh Uddhav Thackeray Ji. Reassured @OfficeofUT of adequate & uninterrupted supply of medical oxygen & all possible support w.r.t healthcare infra, medicines & therapeutics. Additional 1,121 ventilators are also being rushed to them given the surge in cases," Vardhan tweeted. "Discussed with @OfficeofUT regarding further stringent actions to be taken for containment, surveillance & treatment of #COVID19 cases. Reiterated the need to focus on the 5 pillars Test, Track, Treat, Covid Appropriate Behaviour and Vaccination to tide over ..
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Coronavirus: Kerala registers over 13,000 infections, 27 fatalities

Business Standard - 27 min 14 sec ago
This is the state's highest single-day surge in the past few months
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West Bengal assembly elections: 78.36% voter turnout until 5 pm

Business Standard - 38 min 14 sec ago
The fifth phase of the polls took place on Saturday
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Insurer ICICI Lombard fourth quarter profit rises 23% to Rs 346 crore

Business Standard - 40 min 14 sec ago
The non-life insurer had posted a net profit of Rs 282 crore in the corresponding period of 2019-20.
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100 mn jobs in India can come from small businesses, says Nilekani

Business Standard - 52 min 14 sec ago
'I think small businesses are being brought into a digital world, getting access to markets, and companies can now start leveraging their own data,' says Nilekani
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Bengal polls: Central forces allegedly open fire in Deganga constituency

Business Standard - 1 hour 10 min ago
The fifth phase of the West Bengal Assembly elections took place on Saturday
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Tried to discuss oxygen issue with PM but he was busy in WB polls: Uddhav

Business Standard - 1 hour 10 min ago
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said he had tried to contact Prime Minister Narendra Modi on phone regarding the oxygen supply for the state
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Didi will exit Bengal on May 2, BJP will win over 200 seats: Amit Shah

Business Standard - 1 hour 10 min ago
The fifth phase of West Bengal Assembly elections took place on Saturday
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Wall Street Week Ahead: Tech retakes market lead as investors eye yields

Business Standard - 1 hour 20 min ago
One of the key drivers of the move in tech has been the Treasury market
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Coronavirus: RT-PCR test must for Kumbh Mela returnees in Gujarat

Business Standard - 1 hour 25 min ago
People returning to Gujarat after attending the Kumbh Mela in Haridwar will have to undergo an RT-PCR test before returning
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US stops short of branding Vietnam, Switzerland currency manipulators

Business Standard - 1 hour 25 min ago
The Treasury report also said the COVID-19 crisis was likely to continue to affect current account positions over the next year
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Pharma firms cut Remdesivir injection prices on govt intervention: NPPA

Business Standard - 1 hour 30 min ago
Cadila Healthcare cuts the price to Rs 899 from Rs 2,800 earlier; Dr Reddy's Laboratories has reduced it to Rs 2,700 now from Rs 5,400 earlier
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