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    Sensex hits 35,000 mark for first time

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex hit the 35,000 level for the first time in late afternoon trade today as buying gathered momentum on easing fiscal deficit worries.

  • Adani to invest Rs 750cr in West Bengal

    Kolkata: Adani Group today said it would invest Rs 750 crore to double the capacity of the company’s edible oil refinery at Haldia in West Bengal.

  • Union Budget 2018: This Budget is the biggest challenge for the Government

    Unlike most countries, the Budget is usually an eventful affair in India and is a heated topic of national conversation around the time of its release. The underlying national interest behind it is mostly because the budget holds something for everyone — ranging from a small farmer to a big industrialist. However, from this year onwards, much of its sheen will be off by a bit. The tinkering of indirect taxes, which

  • Government cuts borrowing target, says Rs 20,000 crore is enough

    New Delhi: The government on Wednesday said it has cut the size of additional borrowing to Rs 20,000 crore of government securities during the current fiscal.  On December 27, the government had stated that it would raise additional market borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore through dated government securities in 2017-18.

  • AirAsia India does not plan to bid for ailing AI

    Mumbai : Low-frills carrier AirAsia India has ruled out any plans to participate in the Air India stake sale, saying its focus remains on building the existing brand and flying international, which is expected to happen early next year.

  • RIL will invest Rs 5,000 crore in W Bengal

    Kolkata : Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani, on Tuesday, said his company will invest Rs 5,000 crore in West Bengal in businesses such as petroleum and retail. The investment will be made over the next three years and also promote electronic industry by manufacturing mobile phones and set top boxes, Ambani said at the two-day Bengal Global Business Summit which began in Kolkata. He said RIL has already pumped in

  • VW mulls fresh investments in India

    New Delhi : German auto major Volkswagen Group is evaluating various options for the Indian market, including fresh investments for a completely new product range in the country, according to a company official. The Volkswagen (VW) group has various brands including Audi, Volkswagen and Skoda — in the Indian market. On a standalone basis, VW also sells the Polo, Ameo and Vento here.