Ratan Tata meets Jaitley as boardroom battle rages with Mistry

New Delhi, Nov 15 (PTI) Ratan Tata, back at the helm of India’s biggest conglomerate, today met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as bitter boardroom battle continues to rage following the ouster of Tata Sons Chairman Cyrus Mistry.

Tata, who reportedly wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi informing him about…

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Sensex trims initial losses, still down by 284 pts

Mumbai, Nov 15 (PTI) The benchmark BSE Sensex trimmed its initial losses, but was still trading down 284 points in late morning trade on persistent sell-off amid uncertainty over demonetisation of higher denomination notes and future policies of the US president-elect Donald Trump.

Consumer durables, Realty, Auto, Industrials…

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FinMin begins daily review exercise to ease cash crunch

New Delhi, Nov 14 (PTI) Keen to end the misery of millions of cash-starved citizens, the Finance Ministry today began a daily review exercise to assess problem areas and put in place remedial measures.

Nearly a week after the government withdrew Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes as…

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Centre hikes money withdrawal limits, seeks states' help

New Delhi, Nov 13   Amid unending queues of cash-starved citizens at banks and relentless attacks by the opposition, the government on Sunday announced an increase in withdrawal limits at banks and ATMs.

The Centre also urged the states to “facilitate the opening of new bank accounts” and last-mile…

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About Rs 2 lakh cr deposited in banks till Saturday afternoon: Jaitley

New Delhi, Nov 12:  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said around Rs 2 lakh crore has been deposited till 12.15 pm on Saturday in banks across the country, following demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

“The largest banker in the country State Bank of India (SBI) saw…

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