While trade war between US & China escalated, couldn't have waited to slash corporate tax: Nirmala Sitharaman
FM Sitharaman had in September announced corporate tax rate cut from an effective 35% (including surcharges and cesses) to an effective 25.17% while the rate for new manufacturing companies reduced to 15% from 25%.
Sebi action against auditors not 'turf war': Ajay Tyagi
In 2018, the regulator banned Price Waterhouse for two years from auditing any listed firm.
Yen, Swiss franc hold gains as trade war worries deepen
The yen stood at 108.54 versus the dollar on Wednesday, close to its strongest since Nov. 22.
Asian stocks inch up on trade outlook but markets remain wary
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.3 per cent.
Japanese shares skid as trade war worries spur shift away from cyclicals
The Nikkei 225 index skidded 1.05 per cent to 23,135.23, closing below its 25-day moving average.
Indian Navy Day: Admiral Karambir Singh lays wreath at National War Memorial
On Indian Navy Day, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh laid a wreath at the National War Memorial in Delhi on November 04. Navy Day is celebr...
US, China move closer to trade deal despite heated rhetoric
Investors are closely watching for any signs of progress on a phase-one deal.
'Star Trek' writer DC Fontana passes away at 80
She penned numerous stories for the original 'Star Trek' TV series, and developed one of its signature characters, Spock.
Sensex sheds 100 points, Nifty tests 11,950 as trade deal hopes wane
Except IT and pharma, all other sectoral indices on NSE were trading in the red.
Trump sees no deadline for China deal, prefers to wait for 2020 polls
A flurry of US trade moves in the past 24 hours has eroded investor optimism that Trump would ease up on tariffs that have slowed the global economy. On Monday, his administration unexpectedly announced plans to reinstate tariffs on steel and aluminum shipments from Brazil and Argentina, and then released plans for $2.4 billion in levies against French imports.
Gold rate today: Traders shrug trade war tensions, pull yellow metal lower
Brokerage SMC Global said bullion counter may trade on a negative path.
US keeps defying the recession odds
Steady consumption has helped economic growth plod along at an unspectacular but solid 2 per cent.
Chief of Defence Staff to come under RTI Act; NSA-led panel submits report
The main task of the CDS will be to ensure jointmanship among the three services which will include powers to work on setting up of few theatre commands as well as to allocate military assets among the services to synergise their operations. At present, the three services coordinate their work under the framework of the Integrated Defence Staff (IDS).
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