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Mamata Banerjee meets Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray, Sanjay Raut in Mumbai | 7-day institutional quarantine for international travellers from 'at-risk' nations in Maharashtra | India summons Pakistan official over model's photoshoot at Kartarpur Sahib | Mumbai to be hit by heavy rains tomorrow, cyclonic storm in Odisha, Andhra Pradesh: IMD | No Mamata-Uddhav meeting in Mumbai owing to Maharashtra CM's health condition

India fuel prices remain unchanged

New Delhi, Nov 28 (UNI) The prices of petrol and diesel in India remained unchanged for the 24th day in a row on Sunday.

Multiple life insurance plans with premiums and returns that match your family's financial situation

Can you benefit from having more than one life insurance policy? Overdoing anything is not a good idea in any case. The same can be said about having way too many life insurance policies. There should be a need-based approach!

Sensex tumbles, down by over 700 points

Mumbai/UNI: The BSE Sensex on Friday crashed 773 pts at 58,021.60 in opening trade, as selling was seen across the board amid the weak trend in Asian markets.

India's rank in 'Resolving Insolvency' indicator in World Bank Report sees rise to 84 places: Piyush Goyal

New Delhi/IBNS: Union Minister of Commerce & Industry, Consumer Affairs & Food & Public Distribution and Textiles, Piyush Goyal has termed the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), 2016 as a “gamechanger reform” that has been the most successful law in insolvency resolution in the country. 

Govt has identified 101 projects under PM Gati Shakti - National Master Plan to bolster port connectivity

Kolkata/IBNS: Ministry of Ports Shipping and Waterways has identified 101 new projects under PM Gati Shakti - National Master Plan for Multi-modal Connectivity, and over 80 projects under the Sagarmala programme to bolster maritime development and transport connectivity to the country's production and consumption centres, Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said Thursday.

Goa: 6-8 mining blocks will be auctioned before Dec 15, says CM

Panaji/UNI: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Wednesday announced that six to eight mining blocks in the state would be auctioned before December 15 this year.

DoT likely to return bank guarantees of telcos, govt to approach Supreme Court: Report

New Delhi/IBNS: The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) is likely to tell the Supreme Court soon that the government will return bank guarantees (BG) of telcos even for matters which are currently sub judice, ET reported.  

'Govt sensitive about environment': Nitin Gadkari on concerns over Char Dham project

New Delhi/IBNS: Allegations that road construction triggered landslides in Uttarakhand are based on misinformation, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said Wednesday while asserting that the government is sensitive about ecology and environment while carrying out development projects, media reports said.

Reports on 152 mineral blocks handed over to state govts so far: Mines ministry

New Delhi/IBNS: The Ministry of Mines has handed over 152 mineral block reports to different state governments so far this year as part of the government's initiative to tap the vast mineral resources of the country, an official statement said.

Niti Aayog proposes idea of 'full-stack' digital banks, seeks comments

New Delhi/IBNS: Government think tank Niti Ayog has proposed setting up of “full-stack" digital banks to solve and mitigate credit penetration challenges by utilising the unprecedented level of technology-led digitization and digital disruption in the country.

India signs 300 million loan agreement with ADB to improve health care in 13 states

New Delhi/IBNS: The government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed a $300 million loan to strengthen and improve access to comprehensive primary health care in urban areas of 13 states that will benefit over 256 million urban dwellers including 51 million from slum areas, a statement said on Wednesday.

Tariff hike will boost loss-making Vodafone's EBITDA by 70 pc: Report

Mumbai/IBNS: Vodafone Idea is likely to see almost 70 percent and 14 percent jumps in operating income and revenue respectively in FY22 following a hike in all prepaid tariffs by up to 25 percent, provided it does not suffer consequent market share losses, ET reported citing analysts.

Govt panel working with BIS, energy body on system for rating auto tyres: PCRA

New Delhi/UNI: India may follow in the footsteps of the European Union, Japan and South Korea in rating automobile tyres as per their fuel efficiency and rolling resistance in a wider effort to empower consumers and allow them to take informed decisions about their purchases, the Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA) said Wednesday.

IMF cautions El Salvador against using bitcoin as legal tender

Washington/IBNS: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said El Salvador should stop using bitcoin as legal tender due to its high price volatility and consequent risks to consumer protection.

Maruti Suzuki moves down by 2.62 pc to Rs 7645

Mumbai//UNI: Maruti Suzuki on Wednesday fell by 2.62 per cent to Rs 7645, a major loser in 30 scrips of BSE.