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India is considering scrapping or reducing a 30 percent export tax on medium-grade iron ore after building up a stubbornly high surplus of the commodity, according to a document seen by Reuters. India’s mining industry has lobbied for months for

 India directed its largest utility NTPC Ltd to blend crop residue with coal at its power plants, in a bid to reduce stubble burning on agricultural lands which is clouding New Delhi with smog. Rich farmers in the northern Indian

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India advanced the rollout of cleaner Euro-VI compliant fuels in Delhi by two years on Wednesday to reduce high pollution levels in the capital city. Vehicular emissions as well as illegal crop burning in the farm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Apple Inc has agreed to give limited help to the Indian government to develop an anti-spam mobile application for its iOS platform, after refusing to do so based on privacy concerns, according to sources and documents

India is demanding millions of dollars in dividends from 12 reluctant state companies to make up for an expected tax revenue shortfall this fiscal year, as a slump in economic growth risks New Delhi overshooting its fiscal deficit target. The

The Nifty and the Sensex extended their afternoon loses with the Nifty shedding 57 points while the Sensex was down 141 points. The midcap Index was marginally in the green led by JP Associates as the stock rallied over 16

The market started off Samvat 2074 on a negative note Thursday, with the Sensex falling 265 points intraday on selling pressure in banks. Weak global cues also dented sentiment. The 50-share NSE Nifty breached 10,200 level, declining 64.40 points to

  7:27 pm Oil prices under pressure: Oil prices slipped today but held onto most of their recent gains, supported by expectations that exporters will extend OPEC-led supply cuts, tension in the Middle East and lower US production. Brent crude

2:15 pm RIL gains big: Shares of Reliance Industries crossed Rs 900-level for the first time Wednesday, up 3.7 percent intraday on value buying following Jio earnings and strong refining margins in quarter ended September 2017. Majority of analysts remained

The Nifty and the Sensex extended their respective morning losses with the Nifty50 falling 47.25 points or 0.46 percent while the Sensex slipped 0.34 percent, down 111.45 points. The Bank Nifty was the top index loser down 1.5 percent led