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FPIs remain buyers for fourth consecutive month; infuse Rs 9,031 cr in May

Interestingly, foreign investors were net sellers for the first three weeks of May, but became buyers ahead of election results.

02 Jun 2019 1:53 PM

Ficci hails govt's decision to extend PM-KISAN scheme to all farmers

The revised scheme will now cover 2 crore more farmers increasing the coverage to around 14.5 crore beneficiaries.

02 Jun 2019 9:51 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman appointed Finance minister, breaches largely male bastion

Sitharaman took over as Defence minister in September 2017, taking over from Arun Jaitley.

31 May 2019 5:45 PM

India's economy seen limping behind China as Modi begins second term

A Reuters survey of economists forecast growth slipped to 6.3 pc annually in the quarter ending in March.

31 May 2019 5:17 PM

Former Samajwadi Party MP Kamlesh Balmiki found dead

Balmiki had won from Bulandshahr parliamentary constituency in the 2009 Lok Sabha elections.

28 May 2019 8:16 AM


Reform potential of new government to improve foreign capital flow: S&P

A decisive majority assures foreign investors for whom continuity, policy stability are key investment considerations, S&P said.

27 May 2019 3:42 PM

If Modi wins India election, who will be finance minister?

Whoever holds the job, Modi needs a finance minister who can reinvigorate the economy without hiking debt.

21 May 2019 9:03 AM

Stage set for last phase of Lok Sabha polls on Sunday

Over 10.01 crore voters are expected to decide the fate of 918 candidates.

18 May 2019 6:10 PM

Maha Congress to hold review meet on May 10

The party will also take stock of the political climate in the state during the meeting.

07 May 2019 6:54 AM

April service sector growth at 7-month low, dented by Lok Sabha elections: PMI

Purchasing Managers' Index slipped to 51.0 in April, the lowest since September, down from 52.0 the previous month.

06 May 2019 11:29 AM


Is the next Lok Sabha going to be more gender equitable than the last one?

Over the years, nevertheless, Indian women turned into enthusiastic voters.

30 Apr 2019 12:19 AM

3-cornered Malda contest strives for Muslim votes

And that buzz has created a space, which the BJP and the TMC are vying for.

24 Apr 2019 2:05 AM

This polls may end career of Chhattisgarh BJP heavyweights

The BJP has replaced all the 10 sitting MPs in Chhattisgarh with new faces in the wake of debacle in the 2018 Assembly polls in the state.

24 Apr 2019 1:49 AM

Violence, EVM snags in Phase 3

Fates of Amit Shah, Rahul, Mulayam, Sharad Yadav, Sambit Patra sealed.

24 Apr 2019 1:26 AM

EC registers 3 cases of poll code violation

Meanwhile, the Delhi police, along with the I-T department, has seized Rs 660 crore in cash.

23 Apr 2019 1:40 AM


History repeats itself in Jammu and Kashmir

Majority boycotts vote in Srinagar, moderate turnout in Udhampur.

19 Apr 2019 4:16 AM

Senior citizens as enthusiastic as first-time voters in Lok Sabha elections

Polling began in 95 parliamentary constituencies in 2nd phase of ongoing Lok Sabha elections. Senior citizen voters stole the show.

18 Apr 2019 3:33 PM

Polling official dies of heart attack in Chhattisgarh

A polling official died after suffering a heart attack while on election duty in Chhattisgarh’s Kanker on Thursday.

18 Apr 2019 1:25 PM

EC flying squad recovers cash worth over Rs 11 lakh in Mumbai's Sion area

Central agencies and EC have been conducting raids and searches across the states to ensure illegal money is not used to influence voters

18 Apr 2019 1:09 PM

SP-BSP-RLD alliance afraid of good work done by PM Modi: Hema Malini

'SP-BSP are only engaged in fighting. There is a huge Modi wave here.The nation is very much impressed with work of PM Modi,' Malini said

18 Apr 2019 12:51 PM