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Unemployment rate falls to 5.8% in 2018-19, says government report

Economists and industry leaders say India’s unemployment rate has substantially gone up after the over two-month long coronavirus lockdown

05 Jun 2020 10:16 AM

Amid COVID-19, investors bet on Jio and its giant-killer playbook

India’s 10-week lockdown led to a surge in demand for data, boosting Jio’s phone and broadband offerings

04 Jun 2020 1:14 PM

Asian shares hit two-month high as stimulus fans recovery hopes

Oil prices fell, reversing gains made the previous session, due to uncertainty about supply cuts by major producers

04 Jun 2020 8:59 AM

Covid19 effect: Services sector activity reduces sharply in May

Employment continued to fall in response to weak demand and expectations of further challenging conditions

03 Jun 2020 2:02 PM

Carmakers tie-up with banks to offer low interest rate schemes to attract customers

So far, at least Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai and Mercedes Benz have launched such schemes, according to press releases over the past week

02 Jun 2020 4:16 PM

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Government rejects Flipkart's plan to enter food retail sector

The company spokesperson said that Flipkart intends to re-apply for the permit

01 Jun 2020 3:59 PM

Maruti Suzuki India records 86% slump in May sales

Domestic sales declined by 88.93 percent to 13,888 units last month

01 Jun 2020 2:13 PM

Delhi borders sealed for a week, says Kejriwal, announces relaxations

There will also be no restrictions on the number of persons travelling in four wheelers and two wheelers, Kejriwal said

01 Jun 2020 1:36 PM

Asia's factory pain deepens as China's recovery fails to lift demand

Japan’s factory activity shrank at fastest pace since 2009, while South Korea saw manufacturing slump at sharpest pace in more than a decade

01 Jun 2020 10:12 AM

Auto dealers seek higher sales margin, cost reduction measures amid Covid19 crisis

Dealerships on an average are spending 85% of their gross revenues on costs and majority of that is on manpower, interest and infrastructure

31 May 2020 12:09 PM

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Rishi Sunak sets out plans to taper off UK's Ccovid19 job saving scheme from August

From July 1, employers will have maximum flexibility to decide to bring back employees for a number of days per week

30 May 2020 3:13 PM

Maha government hikes remuneration of bonded doctors

The government is also planning to increase the stipend of interns working with government and civic body hospitals

30 May 2020 1:34 PM

Italy slips into great recession since World War II

Business confidence in the eurozone's third largest economy in May plummeted to its lowest level

30 May 2020 10:03 AM

Indonesia starts cloud seeding to keep forest fires at bay

Last year's fires were the worst since 2015 due to dry weather, with around 1.6 million hectares of land razed by the blazes

28 May 2020 3:28 PM

Vir Das sneezed on by neighbour for breaking social distancing rules

The man in the video also comes close to the actor to hit him, saying "Don't laugh I'll give you one blo**y slap"

25 May 2020 12:43 PM

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Veena Das: Corona policy must factor in scientific uncertainty

It is well known among historians of epidemics that management of crises produced by epidemics have led to vast extensions of state power

24 May 2020 7:25 PM

Economic damage for India from lockdown to be significant, says Moody's

Indian economy already was growing at its slowest pace in six years and with the stimulus measures falling short of expectations

22 May 2020 2:06 PM

Domestic air travel open, conditions apply

Airlines told to keep fares within the prescribed range, and 40 percent seats must be sold at the mid-point of lower and upper limits

22 May 2020 9:32 AM

Covid-19 tally stands at 1,12,359 after India records over 5K cases in single day

The number of active Covid-19 cases stood at 63,624.

21 May 2020 3:02 PM

Recession-hit Japan's exports, imports fall due to pandemic

The drop in exports is the worst since the 2008 financial crisis, as export-dependent Japan struggles to juggle the health risks of COVID-19

21 May 2020 10:22 AM

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