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Reliance Securities has a buy on Escorts, target price Rs 925
Favourable monsoons in Escorts’ key markets of North and Central zone would support its strong outperformance in tractor industry in second half of FY20.
Analyst Calls: NTPC, Escorts, Quess Corp, IndusInd Bank
Nomura has initiated coverage on KEC International with a target price of Rs 388
Social Security Code Bill introduced in Lok Sabha
The Bill proposes setting up a social security fund using corpus available under corporate ...
Centre's exemption powers in draft data protection bill stir up industry worries
The outcry from industry watchers, analysts and civil society comes amid the draft bill suggesting that the Centre will be empowered to exempt any government agency from the application of the Act and verify social media users. The bill, which was cleared by the Cabinet last week, is likely to be introduced in the Lok Sabha in the next couple of days.
Bid to spur consumption: Save less, spend more is new social security mantra
New Bill gives employees option to reduce their PF contribution, resulting in higher take-home pay.
Are Indian bonds defying rate transmission?
Banks earn 5.15% via the repo window while four-year government bonds are yielding 6.55%.
Two-plus-two Indo-US dialogue to be held on Dec 18 in Washington: MEA
The second two-plus-two dialogue between India and the US will take place on December 18 in Washington. The Indian side will be represented by External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said.
'Indo-US 2+2 talks principal mechanism for translating strategic convergence into tangible outcomes'
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will arrive here next week for the second round of '2+2' dialogue with their US counterparts Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Defence Secretary Mark Esper on December 18. The inaugural '2+2' Indo-US dialogue was held in New Delhi in September last year.
India's rising retail prices stoke worries of stagflation
Annual retail inflation increased to 5.54% last month, faster than the 4.62% rate in October.
Amid gloom over PSU pack, this stock has just stepped on the gas
The pack of PSU stocks has remained largely depressed amid a crippling slowdown.
Bank auditors have to be more vigilant
Under the new framework, statutory auditors, in verifying whether an NPA has been correctly identified by the bank, should not confine to the objective tests laid down but “display a greater degree of scepticism and independence” in scrutinising banks’ exposure to big borrowers.
Geospatial industry leaders seek integrated geospatial policy under PMO-led agency
At present, India has as many as 17 national-level geospatial policies and rules (four in draft stage) under six ministries/departments. There are no clear guidelines on data sharing between various ministries and their departments. When a department gathers data for its own use, it doesn’t share the information with another arm of the government.
Why India's Pakistan policy needs a rethink
From Washington through European capitals to Moscow, Beijing and Tokyo, the world is taking a more relaxed view of Pakistan. At the same time, the view about India is taking a beating. Apart from major powers and the developed economies, almost all of India’s neighbours are also willing to carry on business as usual with Pakistan. Why?
CISF canines who secured Delhi Metro retire with medals, selfies & hugs
In a unique ceremony, Hina, Kite, Jelly, Jessy, Lucy, Lovely and the lone male dog Veer were accorded a warm send off by the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) after they completed their varied tenures in securing the Delhi Metro against various threats and nefarious activities.
Govt introduces Labour Code on Industrial Relations bill in Lok Sabha
The industrial relations code is the third of four labour codes that have got approval from the Cabinet. The Bill consolidates essential elements of three laws—the Trade Unions Act, 1926, the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act, 1946, and the Industrial Disputes Act, 1947—helping improve ease of doing business.
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