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Government aims to sell Air India, other firms by March 2020: Official

The government planned to sell Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd, logistics firm Container Corp of India Ltd and debt-laden Air India before the end of the 2019/20 financial year.

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Sensex jumps over 1,400 points, hotel stocks gain after GST rationalisation

At 12:45 am, the BSE S&P Sensex was up by 1,404 points or 3.7 per cent at 39,417 while the Nifty 50 was 410 points higher at 11,684.

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Asian markets slip amidst US-China trade war

The United States removed tariffs from more than 400 Chinese products in response to requests from US companies.

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Petrol price up by Rs 0.29 in Delhi

Earlier, petrol was being sold at Rs 73.62 in Delhi.

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Sensex up over 850 points, Nifty above 11,500

At 09:40 am, the Sensex was up by 851 points or 2.24% at 38,865.08, and the Nifty up 266.40 points or 2.36% at 11,541.90. 

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It's a win-win for 130 crore Indians: PM Modi on corporate tax rate cut

The prime minister said that the move will attract private investment from all across the world. 

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Sensex surges over 2200 points after Finance Minister’s corporate tax cut announcement

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the effective corporate tax rate would be lowered to 25.17% from 30% and scrapped the minimum alternative tax for domestic companies.

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Royal Bank of Scotland names Alison Rose as Chief Executive

Rose, who has worked at the Edinburgh-based giant for 27 years, takes the helm amid a period of heightened global turmoil that includes Brexit, the US-China trade war, and faltering economic…

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Sensex posts biggest one-day gain in 10 years; rises over 1,900 points

At 12:10 pm, Sensex was trading at 38,034.09, up by 1,940.62 points or 5.38% while the Nifty up by 561.40 points, currently at 11,266.20.

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Gold set for first weekly gain in a month

Spot gold was up 0.3% at $1,503.20 per ounce, as of 03.53 GMT, and was on track for its first weekly gain, having risen nearly by 1% so far this week. U.S. gold futures were also up by 0.3% at $1,…

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Nifty, Sensex gain ahead of tax council meet

The broader NSE Nifty was up 0.21% at 10,727.6, as of 0412 GMT on Friday, while the benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 0.3% higher at 36,205.52.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman likely to unveil measures to boost economic growth: Sources

The measures include a review of import tariffs on certain items ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the United States, the sources said.

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Economy hopes support shares, oil edges up on Mideast tensions

'MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.15 per cent though it is on course to post its first weekly decline in five, hit by sizable losses in Hong Kong and India.'

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No recession in global economy, India's external sector shows great resilience, viability: RBI governor

"The Indian economy remains a preferred habitat for foreign direct investment (FDI) and is among the top 10 destinations for greenfield projects," said RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das.

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Aviation watchdog may ask Boeing to set up 737 MAX simulators in India

Budget carrier SpiceJet has about a dozen Boeing 737 MAX planes in its fleet and a total of 155 on order - among the largest single orders for the narrow-body plane.

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