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MPs in quandary: Lawmakers yet to donate MPLAD funds to coronavirus relief

Business Standard - 8 hours 46 min ago
MPs say there is pressure from their constituents to distribute personal protective equipment in hospitals in their constituencies
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Non-food loan growth pace decelerates to 7.3% in February 2020 from 13.2%

Business Standard - 8 hours 47 min ago
Bankers said the tepid credit off-take was reflection of elongated economic slowdown and demand
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Subsistence miners lose out as coronavirus crushes local gold prices

Reuters Business News - 8 hours 47 min ago
Informal gold miners from South America to Africa are selling gold at almost 40% discounts as measures to curb the coronavirus crimp supply routes and dry up funding.
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Family businesses: Time to stand up

Business Standard - 8 hours 54 min ago
Taking care of people and communities in times of crisis can offer a brand or company many long-term benefits
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WPP withdraws 2020 guidance as key ad markets slow over coronavirus

Business Standard - 8 hours 56 min ago
The move by WPP has implications for the Indian market, since the latter is the fifth largest for the global advertising giant.
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Smartphone market may remain flat in 2020 amid coronavirus outbreak

Business Standard - 8 hours 56 min ago
Manufacturers yet to estimate final impact on sales
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Demand for homes likely to rise due to coronavirus: MD Niranjan Hiranandani

Business Standard - 8 hours 58 min ago
Indian real estate is coming out of the challenges of economic and policy reforms, and the credit squeeze has added to the challenges, says Hirachandani
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Oil steady on U.S.-Russia energy talks but still near 18-year lows

Reuters Business News - 9 hours 13 sec ago
Oil prices steadied on Tuesday, with the U.S. crude benchmark climbing off 18-year lows after U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to talks on stabilising energy markets.
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Sensex ends 1028 points higher

Business News From Hindu - 9 hours 46 sec ago
Tracking firm Asian markets, the Indian equity benchmarks gained over 3% on Tuesday as some of the defensive sectors saw strong buying interest.The 30
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Canada, China talking to keep canola seed exports moving

Reuters Business News - 9 hours 2 min ago
Canada and China are in talks to ensure limited Canadian canola seed exports continue even as a year-long trade dispute remained.
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Covid-19: In essential items, e-commerce is no match to kirana stores

Business Standard - 9 hours 6 min ago
That's because, according to KSA Technopak, e-commerce firms sell gross merchandise value of only $2.5 billion. That's minuscule in the $550-billion annual sales of food and groceries in 2019-20.
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IDBI Bank, IDFC First implement moratorium

Business News From Hindu - 9 hours 6 min ago
Borrowers to send e-mails with choice
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OPEC rift widens as group fails to set date for emergency talks

Reuters Business News - 9 hours 7 min ago
A rift in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) has widened after members failed to agree unanimously on an emergency low-level meeting to discuss a market collapse that has seen global oil prices hit 18-year lows.
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No salary cuts; police, healthcare workers to get priority: Maharashtra CM

Business Standard - 9 hours 8 min ago
In a live webcast, Thackeray praised the frontline workers (government doctors and others) in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic
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Railways' move to suspend services contradicts social distancing message

Business Standard - 9 hours 9 min ago
The Railways' decision to abruptly suspend passenger services contradicts the government and health experts' social distancing message
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‘Remote working’ may emerge as mainstay option, to cut health risk, cost

Business News From Hindu - 9 hours 9 min ago
If in case COVID-19 lockdown is extended in India, productivity of global in-house centres here could be severely impacted and enterprises across sect
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Centre to borrow ₹4.88 lakh cr. in first half

Business News From Hindu - 9 hours 9 min ago
Builds armoury to fight COVID-19
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Airlines, hotels stare at uncertain future amid coronavirus spread: CARE

Business Standard - 9 hours 12 min ago
The aviation industry, which includes airports and their vendors and suppliers, might not fully recover soon from the impact of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) pandemic.
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Sterling and Wilson promoters pays Rs 500 crore debt

Business News From Hindu - 9 hours 13 min ago
The promoters of Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (SWSL) have repaid another ₹500 crore of the company’s loan outstanding from Sterling and Wilson Pr
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In policy shift, U.S. offers to lift Venezuela sanctions in power-sharing deal

Reuters Business News - 9 hours 17 min ago
The Trump administration on Tuesday proposed lifting Venezuela sanctions in exchange for a power-sharing deal, with members of the opposition and President Nicolas Maduro's Socialist Party forming a transitional government in the run-up to early elections.
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