Import duty

India raises import duty on gold to support rupee

After hike in import duty on gold from 7.50 per cent to 12.50 per cent, gold price witnessed sharp upside move on Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) and in retail domestic markets. Recording ₹1,433 per 10 gm gain on Friday session, MCX gold rate ended at ₹51,950 levels whereas spot gold price ended $2.81 per ounce higher at […]


PM Modi launches two new schemes for MSMEs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched two schemes for supporting micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) —‘Raising and Accelerating MSME Performance’ (RAMP) and ‘Capacity Building of First-Time MSME Exporters’ (CBFTE). Aimed at scaling up the implementation capacity and coverage of MSMEs, with impact enhancement of existing MSME schemes, RAMP will be implemented in collaboration […]

Finland and Sweden

Sweden and Finland Joined Nato,Turkey clears way: Report

Sweden and Finland are set formally to end decades of neutrality and join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), in a historic breakthrough for the alliance that deals a blow to Russian President Vladimir Putin. The last major hurdle to the two nations’ entry to the bloc was removed when Turkey dropped its opposition on Tuesday.That breakthrough came […]


Udaipur murder: Two accused arrested; Rajasthan CM promises speedy investigation

Two men beheaded a man in Udaipur’s Maldas street neighbourhood. A few days prior, he had posted on social media in support of Nupur Sharma. The two men also threatened the life of Prime Minister Modi in a video that they broadcast while bragging about the beheading. A video that apparently recorded the crime has […]


UltraTech Cement paying for Russian coal in Chinese yuan: Report

India’s biggest cement producer, UltraTech Cement, is importing a cargo of Russian coal and paying using Chinese yuan, according to an Indian customs document reviewed by Reuters, a rare payment method that traders say could become more common. UltraTech is bringing in 157,000 tonnes of coal from Russian producer SUEK that loaded on the bulk […]

raw sugar

India considers allowing some raw sugar exports: report

India is considering allowing mills to ship out stocks of raw sugar that have piled up in ports and warehouses, trade and government sources said on Tuesday, weeks after it imposed curbs on overseas sale of the sweetener. Last month, India capped this season’s exports at 10 million tonnes, a figure they had almost reached, […]


Home to 17% of people but accounts for 5% of global carbon emissions: Modi at G7 Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said India, which is home to 17% of the world population, accounts for only 5% of global carbon emissions, pushing back against the misconception that developing countries cause greater damage to the environment. Addressing a special session on “Investing in a better future: Climate, energy, health” at the G7 […]


After Complaint, Sidhu Moosewala’s last song ‘SYL’ Removed by Youtube

Popular Punjabi Singer Sidhu Moosewala, who was assassinated last month has left a big hole in the hearts of his fans. The late singer’s latest song titled ‘SYL”Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal’ was released on YouTube but it has been taken off the video streaming platform. The exact reason for the same is not known yet but […]


Sri Lanka fuel crisis worsens; private vehicles to get limited fuel

As the country’s fuel shortage worsens, Sri Lanka has decided to restrict fuel for private vehicles. Due to banking and logistical issues, Sri Lanka won’t be receiving the cargoes of petrol, diesel, and crude oil that were supposed to arrive this week and the next week. There is a severe lack of necessities like food, […]


Top 5 Mistakes Indians made about Managing Money

Financial discipline and the right knowledge about managing your finances is a must. This will not only help you grow your money but also enhance the standard of living. Surprisingly, this is the one sector wherein we as Indians fail and make big mistakes. From money lying under the mattress to buying the bulk of […]