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NPA woes: India beats Italy to have world's worst non-performing loan ratio

1 hour 28 min ago
RBI said in December that the ratio for banks fell for the first time since 2015, though it's still 'high for comfort'
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Aero India show: 2 Suryakiran jets crash during rehearsal, 1 pilot dead

1 hour 29 min ago
Both the pilots ejected to safety, Additional commissioner of Police (East) Seemanth Kumar Singh said
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Dubai home prices to fall further in 2019 due to demand-supply gap: S&P

1 hour 31 min ago
The rating agency said the residential property market is unlikely to see a meaningful recovery in 2021
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End caste discrimination, identify those promoting it: Modi, citing Ravidas

1 hour 52 min ago
Modi said caste discrimination is an impediment in achieving social harmony
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Meet Rohit Sen, the executive who sold his Ferrari to pursue a dream

1 hour 56 min ago
This former Goldman Sachs top executive drives financial inclusion through his fintech firm NIRA
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AIADMK, PMK seal electoral alliance ahead of Lok Sabha elections 2019

2 hours 7 min ago
The development comes ahead of a likely announcement of a BJP-AIADMK alliance today
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Kaveri Seed extends fall on weak Q3 results; slips 8% to hit 52-week low

2 hours 11 min ago
The stock was down 8% at Rs 431 on the BSE, falling 16 per cent in past four sessions, after the company reported 33% YoY decline in net profit at Rs 3.65 crore in Q3FY19.
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CBI moves Delhi HC, seeks custodial interrogation of lobbyist Deepak Talwar

2 hours 17 min ago
Talwar was deported from Dubai on January 30 and was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate in a money laundering case
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Breather for startups: Govt raises investment cap for angel tax concession

2 hours 27 min ago
No entity with a turnover of Rs 100 crore and above can be called a startup any longer.
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Varun Beverages up 4% on bagging rights to sell PepsiCo drinks across India

2 hours 44 min ago
Shares of Varun Beverages rose as much as 3.78 per cent to Rs 802.05 apiece on the BSE in the intra-day trade, as it bagged the contract to bottle and distribute PepsiCo drinks across India.
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Army confirms Pakistan hand in Pulwama, says attack avenged within 100 hrs

2 hours 47 min ago
On Monday, three JeM terrorists were killed in a 16-hour encounter in Pinglan in Pulwama district, about 12 km from the site of the February 14 attack
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IL&FS Engineering, Punj Lloyd among 314 stocks trading below face value

3 hours 2 min ago
Reliance Communication (RCom) hit a new low of Rs 4.85 and slipped below its face value of Rs 5 per share on February 6, 2019
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Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M10 go on sale on Amazon: Know offers, and more

3 hours 5 min ago
Samsung Galaxy M20 and Galaxy M10 carry V-shaped notch screens, dual-camera modules, high-capacity batteries, Exynos 7-series processors, and Android Oreo operating system-based UI
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Emami surges 15% after promoters sell 10% stake to pare debt

3 hours 13 min ago
The stock surged 15 per cent to Rs 407 on the BSE after the promoters of the personal products company divested 10 per cent stake in the company for Rs 1,600 crore to reduce the debt.
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Is RBI agreeing to transfer Rs 28,000 cr to govt a good thing or bad?

3 hours 20 min ago
Here are the two equally powerful arguments for and against the practice
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Pulwama attack: Pakistan PM, NSC to meet and discuss tensions with India

3 hours 22 min ago
Pulwama terror attack has heightened bilateral tensions with both New Delhi and Islamabad calling back their envoys
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PM Modi unveils India's first diesel-turned-electric locomotive in Varanasi

3 hours 22 min ago
The work on the project began on December 22, 2017 and from concept to execution of the conversion of the diesel locomotive to electric was carried out in just 69 days, railway officials said
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Sensex breaks longest losing streak since 2013 on RBI cash boost to govt

3 hours 27 min ago
But looking beyond this event, election is the biggest factor as the nation stares at an uncertain outcome, say experts
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SC rejects plea challenging Nageswara Rao's appointment as interim CBI boss

3 hours 37 min ago
The Supreme Court said no further interference is required as the relief has already been granted with the appointment of a full time CBI Director
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Healthcare technology space proving to be a gold mine for startups

3 hours 45 min ago
According to private investment-tracking firm Tracxn, digital healthcare start-ups received about $565 million in 2018, an all-time high and 43 per cent higher than the previous year
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