Gold imports jump to 5-month high in Nov as prices retreat
November imports totalled $2.94 billion, slightly higher than last year's $2.76 billion, the source said.
Diwali gives struggling auto companies reason to cheer
Retail sales of passenger vehicles improved 13.9% in October over the preceding year, ...
Versace, Cavalli seek new partners in India; Longchamp shuts shop
High operating costs and soaring rentals are the bane of luxury retailers w...
Festival of Lights fails to revive India’s sullen animal spirits
Poor reading in all key markers signals a protracted slowdown, and may influence the RBI to cut rates more.
Post-Diwali days in NCR a nightmare: Pranab Mukherjee
Thousands of people living in rural areas migrate to the cities every day, seeking better economic opportunities. Many end up in slums that are hotbeds of pollution, unhygienic conditions, said the former President of India.
Gold decouples from wedding season
Also, equity markets across the globe are doing well, dulling gold’s relative appeal as a safehaven investment.
Rajinikanth greets fans on Diwali
Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth met his fans outside his residence, in Chennai, to extend wishes on the occasion of Diwali. (Text: ANI)R...
We sold 40% devices in tier 2 during Diwali: David Limp, senior VP, Amazon
Amazon senior VP sees growing acceptance of its Alexa voice services in Hindi, which is helping its subscription services in and around music. He said, "Shopping is a perfect example where we’re seeing signs of people adopting voice and that’ll be another great business."
Wedding gold purchase in Diwali causes discrepancy
Spot gold on MCX has risen by almost 22 per cent year-on-year to Rs 38,630 (ex-GST) this Dhanteras-Diwali.
‘Consumers spent more on travel and food this Diwali’
Though jewellery spending was flat, banks like Axis Bank saw an increase in the total value of purchases in electronics and travel during the festive season. Axis saw a 100 per cent increase in electronics purchases.
What is muhurat trading? And when is it this Diwali?
The special trading session is held at the most auspicious hour of the day.
Diwali sales give retailers relief, finally
Diwali was a crucial period since sales of most categories had been flat or had declined this year.
India’s biggest shopping season wasn’t all that big: Report
More than 90 per cent of storekeepers indicated footfalls lower than the last year’s festival period.
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