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Gold bonds open for subscription, discount offered: 10 points

The third tranche of 2019-20 sovereign gold bonds, which are government securities denominated in multiples of grams of gold, are…

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What does the Fed rate cut mean for Indian bond yields?

The sharp fall in G-Sec yields in the past month have already priced in Fed’s action; a steep 50 bps…

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Ebix acquires Yatra for an enterprise value of $337.8 million

MUMBAI: Ebix Inc., a supplier of on-demand software and e-commerce services, said on Wednesday that it has acquired online travel portal Yatra…

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Domestic catalysts hint at positive outlook for Indian bonds in short term: DBS

Despite the recent correction in Indian bond yields, domestic catalysts suggest a largely positive outlook for the bond market in…

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Visa-free, year-long travel for Indians to Pakistan’s Kartarpur Sahib

Everyday, 5,000 pilgrims will be allowed to visit the gurdwara on foot, both as individuals or in groups. Pakistan on…

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IISc Turns 110: 5 Reasons Why the Indian Institute of Science Is Iconic For India

On this day, 110 years ago, the then British Government in India passed a vesting order that established the Indian Institute…

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This Is Why You Need Kidnapping Insurance For Travel

Before he left for a recent business trip to Lagos, Nigeria, Jay Libove had a thought: What if things took…

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The Big Debate: Does the post-MeToo world call for new rules of engagement?

Soumayani Ghoshal, Debarun Borthakur| TNN | Apr 23, 2019, 06:00 IST Sexual harassment allegations levelled against veteran theatre actor-director Vinay Varma by a female student of…

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HC: When will a separate varsity come up for Ayush studies?

Representative Image MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court has questioned the Union and state governments as to when a separate university…

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Small savings schemes: Govt keeps interest rates unchanged for April-June quarter

The government has kept the interest rates on small savings schemes, including NSC and PPF, unchanged for the April-June quarter. Public Provident…

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Sachin Bansal in talks for large stake in micro finance company

Sachin Bansal is in talks to buy a large stake in Chaitanya Microfinance from an existing investor as the Flipkart co-founder…

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Carlos Ghosn hit with fresh charge in Japan, files for bail

Japanese authorities on Monday hit former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn with a fresh charge of aggravated breach of trust, the fourth formal indictment against…