Free Press Journal
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    Sensex, Nifty turn choppy in early trade; metal stocks fall

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex turned choppy in early trade today amid weak global cues and a widened current account deficit, which rose to 2 per cent of the GDP at USD 13.5 billion in the December quarter.

  • Govt to collect passport details of company directors

    New Delhi : The Ministry of Corporate Affairs is considering a proposal to seek passport details of all individuals, who have permitted to serve as directors on the board of companies in a bid to prevent loan defaulters like Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi leaving the country.

  • Mobile number portability set to get faster

    New Delhi : Telecom regulator Trai is planning to initiate a review of the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) mechanism to make the process of network port-out faster and simpler for subscribers.

  • PM Narendra Modi honours MP with Krishi Karman Award

    Madhya Pradesh has been honoured with Krishi Karman Award for the year 2015-16. The Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented the awards for various categories in Krishi Unnat Mela at New Delhi. The Award for Madhya Pradesh was received by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

  • Grounded jets to return to service by April-end: P&W

    New Delhi : Grounded passenger jets of no-frills airlines IndiGo and GoAir will take to the skies again by the end of April, said Pratt & Whitney (P&W) President Robert F. Leduc.

  • Jharkhand looks to fight malnutrition: Raghubar Das

    Chief Minister of Jharkhand Raghubar Das said that malnutrition in Jharkhand is a major problem and getting rid of this is the only goal of the government. For this, the government is not worried about the treasure.

  • RERA: Making seller and buyer embrace discipline Our Bureau

    Mumbai : The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA) is quite strict with builders or promoters and agents. But at the same time, it is has punitive provisions for allottees or buyers, said  Sulaiman Bhimani, an RTI activist, at a workshop ‘RERA: Effective Complaint Filing & Compliance using RTI & How RERA Conciliation Works’, organised by Moneylife Foundation.

  • I-Sec IPO to open on March 22

    Mumbai : ICICI Securities (I-Sec), technology-based securities firm in India, has been the largest equity broker in India since fiscal 2014 in terms of brokerage revenue and active customers in equities on the National Stock Exchange, stated CRISIL.

  • Tata Motors looks to roll out new products

    Geneva : Tata Motors plans to bring in new products in order to have presence in around 95 per cent of Indian passenger vehicles market by 2020,

  • Bank-backed brokerages to enter commodity derivatives space

    Mumbai : Bank-sponsored stock brokerages are gearing up to enter the commodity derivatives space, a move which is expected to mobilise retail investors for these products and help the markets grow manifold, say industry experts.

  • ELSS funds: Get paid to save tax

    It’s time for us to repeat our annual article dealing with tax saving. Last year, at exactly around this time, we had written this piece and all those who did invest in ELSS are today reaping the benefit. So for this year, here goes.