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55 firms producing up to 70,000 litres of sanitiser per day in UP

There has been a spurt in the demand for sanitisers following the outbreak of coronavirus in the state and to deal with this, the government issued licences to distilleri

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 2:37 pm

Railways converts 2500 coaches into isolation wards for coronavirus patients

Railways has converted 2,500 coaches into isolation wards, achieving half of its target of delivering 5000 such coaches in the first phase as part of its efforts to suppl

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 2:27 pm

Ambani's net worth fell Rs 144,400 cr in Feb-March

The net worth of India's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, dropped 28 per cent, or USD 300 million a day for two months to USD 48 billion as on March 31 due to the massive corr

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 2:23 pm

Covid-19 impact: Kaushik Basu details three steps for gradual opening of the economy

Indias former Chief Economic Adviser says that testing should be expanded vastly to get economy moving

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 1:59 pm

Global Markets Stage Rally On Slowdown Of Coronavirus Cases

Asian and European markets staged a spectacular rally, even while the Indian markets were closed, following a slowdown in coronavirus infections. The German benchmark ind

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 1:56 pm

The flagbearer state in India's fight against Covid

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The state in India that encountered novel coronavirus first has also notched up the best recovery rate in the country, recently released data showed.T

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 1:53 pm

Palmoil imports plunge 90% in March with fresh curbs

SEAs provisional data reveal 32% fall in overall imports of edible oils

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 1:43 pm

TV viewership hits all-time high; but brands pull back on ad spends

Its the best of times and worst of times for the TV advertising industry. On one hand, the historically high level of TV viewership offers a great o

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 1:34 pm

Top Scooters For Riding Enthusiasts

While India may not have high capacity moto-scooters that the European countries boast of, but we still have a handful of exciting scooters which offer decent performance

NDTV 6 Apr 2020 1:26 pm

Gold Prices Rally On Weak US Jobs Data; Prices To Head Further North

On Monday (April 6, 2020), gold prices rallied after disappointing US non-farm payrolls data pointed to looming economic crisis due to coronavirus outbreak. On Friday, re

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 1:19 pm

Power demand in Maharashtra dropped by 3000 MW for 9 minutes

Tata Power said that the power demand in Maharashtra dropped by 3000 MW when lights were switched off across India.The company said: During the switc

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 1:18 pm

Coronavirus Pandemic: Continental Cancels Outlook For 2020

Over 40 per cent out of Continental's 249 manufacturing locations across the word have temporarily ceased activities and about 30,000 employees have registered for short

NDTV 6 Apr 2020 1:18 pm

COVID-19 outbreak: Amid equipment shortage, a curious case of imported used ventilators

A Chennai-based company Skylark Office Machines imported these ventilators in November 2018 from a US-based firm. The customs authorities confiscated the consignment and

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 1:12 pm

Covid-19: Shoring up states financial muscle in times of a crisis

According to the RBI's indicative calendar for borrowing by the states in the April-June quarter, they are expected to borrow Rs 1.27 trillion

Business Standard 6 Apr 2020 12:59 pm

#39;Hot#39; foreign capital not the answer; banking sector requires vigilance, says Urjit Patel

The former RBI governor has asked policymakers to be vigilant about the banking sector, which even before the coronavirus outbreak was stressed by high non-performing ass

Moneycontrol 6 Apr 2020 12:54 pm

India should keep public finances healthy: Former RBI chief Urjit Patel

While calls for a stimulus are rising, India cannot risk a significant widening of its perpetually high budget deficit, Urjit Patel wrote in the Financial Express newspap

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 12:40 pm

Reports On Resumption Of Passenger Flights From 15 April \Mere Speculation\: Puri

Reacting to news reports of a resumption of passenger flights in a staggered manner from 15 April, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri called them mere speculation

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 12:15 pm

Covid-19: India faces greatest economic emergency since Independence, says Raghuram Rajan

The coronavirus pandemic is likely to be the biggest economic crisis faced by India since the emergency according to former Reserve Bank of India gove

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 12:12 pm

Covid-19 pulls India's service sector into contraction mode in March: PMI

The IHS Markit India Services Business Activity Index was at 49.3 in March, down from February's 85-month high of 57.5

Business Standard 6 Apr 2020 12:12 pm

Norwegian Air's March traffic tumbles 60% amid virus lockdown

Norwegian Air's passenger volume fell by 60% year-on-year in March as the company gradually grounded its fleet amid global efforts to halt the spread of the novel coronav

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 12:06 pm

Russian Sokol crude sinks to record discount as demand slumps -sources

Russia's Sokol crude, which yields more middle distillates like jet fuel and gasoil from refining, has slumped to a record spot discount in the Asia market, two trade sou

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 12:05 pm

German orders slip in February in early taste of likely corona impact

Orders for German-made goods fell 1.4% in February from a revised 4.8% increase the month before, as a sharp fall in orders from abroad hinted at the likely impact of the

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 12:02 pm

Rolls-Royce scraps targets, dividend on pandemic hit

British aero-engine maker Rolls-Royce said it was scrapping its targets and its final dividend, taking steps to shore up its finances as airlines around the world ground

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 12:00 pm

Petrol, Diesel Prices Static For 21 Days Despite Fall In Global Crude Rates

On Monday April 6, 2020, petrol and diesel prices were unchanged for 21 straight days across several major cities in the country. As per data on the Indian Oil Corporatio

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 11:56 am

Swiss face shortage of ethanol for disinfectant after abandoning stockpile

Switzerland faces a shortage of the raw material needed to make disinfectant to tackle the coronavirus pandemic after the country abandoned its emergency reserve of 10,00

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 11:48 am

Healthcare group Novacyt wins French approval for COVID testing product

Novacyt's COVID-19 testing product has been approved by France's CNR arm of the Institut Pasteur, making it available for immediate distribution in France, the healthcare

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 11:45 am

Keran operation: Special forces got into a hand to hand battle on the Line of Control

The elite soldiers, who had been air dropped near the LoC after information on the infiltrators was received, were found barely six feet away from the five terrorists tha

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 11:41 am

Coronavirus impact | Finance ministry, RBI consider easing NPA classification duration to 180 days: Report

The finance ministry and RBI are also considering allowing rescheduling of accounts classified as overdue, stressed or NPAs as of December 2019 without being downgraded.

Moneycontrol 6 Apr 2020 11:39 am

Karnatakas cashew industry seeks relief measures to deal with pandemic impact

Calls for assistance to pay wages, steps to ease liquidity

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 11:38 am

PMI: India's Service Activity Falls To A 5-Month Low In March

In March, India's dominant services sector contracted, a private survey showed, as new business and export demand fell sharply due to the COVID-19 pandemic that has disru

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 11:35 am

Government takes up pay cut, layoffs with India Inc

A senior official in the central labour commissioner's office said the efforts of the government were to resolve the cases amicably and not to press for legal action agai

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 11:29 am

UK public's inflation expectations surge in March - Citi/YouGov

The British public's expectations for inflation in the year ahead surged in March when the pound plunged as the coronavirus outbreak escalated, a survey from U.S. bank Ci

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 11:18 am

Coronavirus Effect: Over 2 lakh jobs at major risk in Indias airline industry

New Delhi: The Coronavirus epidemic has caused a lot of damage to the airline and the hospitality sector. Due to this, the job of 2 lakh employees working with the privat

News Track 6 Apr 2020 11:18 am

Malaysia lets Heineken resume operations amid virus curbs, draws ire

Malaysia's move to allow Heineken to resume operations during month-long curbs on travel and non-essential business boosted the brewer's shares on Monday but drew anger f

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 11:04 am

Services PMI falls 5-month low in March amid Covid-19 disruption

India's dominant services sector, the lifeblood for economic growth and jobs, contracted in March as new business and export demand fell sharply beca

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 10:55 am

Geberit says coronavirus hit construction in second half of March

Geberit sales dropped 3.9% in the first quarter, the Swiss plumbing supplies maker said on Monday, adding the coronavirus pandemic had hit some of its markets in the seco

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 10:48 am

India's March services activity contracts amid coronavirus disruptions

The Nikkei/IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index fell sharply to a five-month low of 49.3 in March from February's seven-year high of 57.5, below the 50-mark sep

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 10:41 am

Pune womans death due to COVID-19 puzzles authorities

The woman, who had several other health issues, was at first tested at Punes Naidu Hospital on April 1. Her report was negative and she was discharged. However, on April

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 10:40 am

Plantations swoon under coronavirus attack, suffer heavy losses

Kerala, which is home to several plantation crops, has borne the brunt of the loss, while the rapidly growing number of virus victims in neighbouring Tamil Nadu and Karna

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 10:39 am

Factbox - Markets revise trading rules, hours, circuit breakers as volatility surges

Global exchanges are changing trading rules to protect their markets from intense volatility and speculative trading as the coronavirus pandemic threatens the world econo

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 10:20 am

Concor waives charges at Tughlakabad ICD till April 14

Container Corporation of India has waived off the ground rent on cargo (warehouse charges), auction charges and HNP charge at its inland container de

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 10:17 am

The Right Time To Buy Stocks Is Now

A good saying for stock market investors that is often quoted by veteran investors is: You either get good prices or good news. You don't get both. At the moment, we are

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 10:02 am

Coronavirus pandemic | States can avail up to 50% of their FY21 borrowing limit in April alone: Report

States were given the green signal for the increased borrowing in April before the RBI released an indicative calendar on March 31,

Moneycontrol 6 Apr 2020 9:46 am

Spend on the poor, Raghuram Rajan urges PM Modi

In a blog post, Rajan has emphasised on prioritising spending on the poor that may help them get through the crisis days ahead.

Moneycontrol 6 Apr 2020 9:35 am

Gold firms on safe-haven demand, but stronger dollar caps gains

Gold prices edged up on Monday as demand for the safe-haven metal rose due to worries over the economic impact from the coronavirus pandemic, but gains were capped by a f

Reuters 6 Apr 2020 9:26 am

Covid-19 Impact: Rooftop solar cos worst hit

With over 80% of solar cells and modules used in Indian projects coming from China, the Corona virus outbreak has hit the sector hard, but the worst hit are rooftop secto

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 9:15 am

Buying Agents Association urges international majors not to cancel export orders

Buying Agents Association (BAA) Chairperson Christine E Rai, in a video message, has appealed to large international companies that source apparel, ha

The Hindu Businessline 6 Apr 2020 9:14 am

Fruit, veggie exports back to near normal

The Agricultural Produce Marketing Committee in Vashi said 140 tonne mangoes were shipped from Mumbai on Saturday for the markets in the Middle East, reviving the export

The Economic Times 6 Apr 2020 9:11 am

Crude Oil Prices Fall Over 6% After OPEC's Scheduled Meet Delays

Oil prices declined in overnight trade in the international markets on Sunday after OPEC+ announced it was delaying its meeting to discuss production cuts, that was initi

Good Returns 6 Apr 2020 9:10 am

Coronavirus crisis: What start-ups must do

'If many start-ups lose in this environment, there will be less number of people willing to start new businesses.'

Rediff 6 Apr 2020 9:08 am