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Govt pushing to get LIC IPO across the line by March: FM Sitharaman

Govt pushing to get LIC IPO across the line by March: FM Sitharaman

The government is pushing to get the initial public offering of state-backed Life Insurance Corp. of India across the line by next March and any delay won’t be due to a lack of political will, according to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. “We are pushing to have it done,” Sitharaman said

Petrol price hiked for 4th straight day, hits ₹111.77/litre in Mumbai

Petrol price hiked for 4th straight day, hits ₹111.77/litre in Mumbai

Petrol and diesel prices continued to rise across the country for the fourth consecutive day on Sunday.In Delhi, petrol and diesel prices were raised by ₹0.35 to ₹105.84 per litre and ₹94.57 per litre respectively. For the fourth consecutive day, the rates of petrol and diesel were increased by ₹0.35

Retail inflation eases to 5 month-low of 4.35% in September

Retail inflation eases to 5 month-low of 4.35% in September

India’s retail inflation eased to a five-month low of 4.35% in September as food inflation decelerated sharply. This provides some comfort to the Reserve Bank of India which kept policy rates unchanged for the eighth time in a row last week to support nascent economic recovery. Data separately released by

Nifty hits all-time high of 18,000; Sensex trading at over 60,300

Nifty hits all-time high of 18,000; Sensex trading at over 60,300

The Nifty 50 hit a fresh high of the 18,000 for the fist time on October 11 led by banking stocks. The journey from 17,000 to 18,000 was relatively quicker than the time taken to cross the last 1,000-point milestone. The index breached 17,000 on August 31, 2021. The 50-stock

CoinSwitch Kuber announces Ranveer Singh as its brand ambassador

CoinSwitch Kuber announces Ranveer Singh as its brand ambassador

Cryptocurrency exchange CoinSwitch Kuber on Friday announced the onboarding of Bollywood superstar and youth icon Ranveer Singh as its first ever brand ambassador. The unicorn, through this association, aims to leverage Ranveer Singh’s mass appeal, along with his popularity among the Gen Z and millennial customers. “CoinSwitch Kuber and Ranveer