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Fiscal deficit zooms to 61% of Budget estimates in April-June quarter

Fiscal deficit zooms to 61% of Budget estimates in April-June ...

  The state of public finances showed some deterioration with the fiscal deficit crossing 61 per cent of the Budget Estimates in the first quarter of 2016-17, on higher expenditure and subdued realisation of non-tax revenues. The fiscal deficit, gap between expenditure and revenue, during the April-June period of the current financial year stood at over Rs 3.26 lakh crore (Rs 3.26 trillion) or 61.1 per cent of BE. The deficit was 51.6 per cent in the same quarter of last fiscal. The ..., 17 minutes ago

PSBs strike may affect transactions worth Rs 15,000 crore

Services at around 80,000 branches in the country were hit on Friday as employees of public sector banks went on a one-day strike. IMAGE: Bank employees hold placards while rallying on their bikes during a nationwide bank strike in Ahmedabad. Photograph: PTI     A day-long strike by public sector banks' employees to protest proposed merger of SBI associates with the parent and other issues is likely to  affect transactions worth Rs 12,000 crore (Rs 120 billion) to Rs 15,000 ...
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7 reasons why Meghalaya is a cheap, perfect, holiday

You won't regret planning your next trip to this wonderful state, says Shruti Inamdar.Photographs: Shruti Inamdar When I travel, I try to avoid as much human/tourist contact as possible -- that's because I live in Bombay (Mumbai), which basically means I bump into more than my fair share of people almost on a daily basis.Every year, my family and I plan a trip. This year, we decided we would visit some place in north-east India.We fixed on Meghalaya, which means abode of the clouds in ...
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Flipkart laying off at least 700 employees to cut costs

Flipkart also faced criticism earlier this year after it deferred the joining dates for campus recruits from the Indian Institutes of Management and Indian Institutes of Technology India's largest e-commerce player Flipkart is sacking at least 700 employees, or over 3 per cent of its workforce, as it looks to cut cost to compete with rivals like Amazon and Snapdeal. Flipkart is asking "under-performing" employees to either resign or face the prospect of being sacked, sources said. The number ...
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RBI Governor race: SBI chief keeps guesswork alive

Traditionally, the Prime Minister names the RBI Governor after consultation with the Finance Minister Keeping the guessing game going, SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya on Friday stated that her name being considered for Reserve Bank of India's Governor's position is media speculation as she is 'not saying anything' on it. Responding to a media query on the most talked about succession race to the Mint Street corner office, Bhattacharya said: "I am not saying anything. You people are the ...
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Kandy Test: Sri Lanka take upper hand as Australia wobble

IMAGE: Kusal Mendis's marathon 176 runs in the second innings gave Sri Lanka the upper hand against Australia in the first Test, at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, on Friday. Photograph: SLC/Twitter Sri Lanka set Australia a stiff 268-run victory target before reducing them to 83 for three to gain upper hand after a rain-truncated penultimate day of the first Test in Pallekele on Friday. Skipper Steve Smith was batting on 26 with Adam Voges on nine when rain, which had delayed the ...
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The Million Dalits March to Ahmedabad

IMAGE: Dalits at a protest rally against the Una incident in Ahmedabad Photograph: PTI 'If Modi sincerely thinks that Dalits are also Hindus then spread this message to the entire nation through programmes like Mann Ki Baat.''We would love to listen to the PM tell the nation to look upon us as fellow Indians and human beings.' Subodh Parmar, a member and spokesperson of the Una Dalit Atyachar Ladat Samiti, which plans to bring one million Dalits to Ahmedabad on Sunday, July 31, and submit a ...
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Nifty ends below 8,650 on first day of August F&O series

Benchmark share indices started the August F&O series on a subdued note with ICICI Bank leading the decline even as the government in consensus with the opposition stepped up its efforts to pass the crucial GST Bill. The S&P BSE Sensex ended down 157 points at 28,052 and the Nifty50 slipped 28 points to settle at 8,639. The broader markets outperformed the benchmarks, the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices ended up 0.2%-0.7% each. Market breadth ended negative with 1446 losers and 1235 ...
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What you must know about Germany legend Schweinsteiger

Factbox on Germany midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger, who announced his retirement from international football on Friday.   IMAGE: Bastian Schweinsteiger, right, of Germany celebrates scoring with his team-mate Jerome Boateng during the Euro 2016 Group C match against Ukraine at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, in Lille, France. Photograph: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images. * Born Aug. 1, 1984 in Kolbermoor, Bavaria. * Makes international debut in June 2004 in a 2-0 defeat by Hungary in ...
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Injured Aus spinner O'Keefe to return home from Sri Lanka

Australia spinner Steve O'Keefe will return home from the ongoing tour of Sri Lanka after injuring his hamstring during the first Test in Pallekele. The left-arm bowler, who impressed the selectors with a 10-wicket haul in Australia's only practice game in Sri Lanka, had to leave the field in the middle of his 17th over in the second innings on Thursday, Day 3 of the ongoing Test. - Scorecard: Sri Lanka vs Australia, 1st Test "Initial assessment indicates a moderate grade hamstring injury which ...
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