US Senate passes $4tn budget blueprint

Washington , Oct 20

The US Senate has approved a multi-trillion dollar budget that President Donald Trump has called a "first step towards massive tax cuts".

'Muhurat' trading: Global cues, profit booking subdue markets

Mumbai , Oct 19

Geo-political tensions in the Korean peninsula along with fears of rising non-performing asset (NPA) levels of the domestic banking sector pulled the key Indian equity markets in the red during the special "Muhurat" trading session on Thursday.

India sales volume growth improved after GST: Unilever

Mumbai , Oct 19

Anglo-Dutch consumer goods multinational Unilever on Thursday said emerging markets sales drove the company's growth in the third quarter of 2017, while it sees signs of improvement in India with higher demand-led growth helped by price cuts resulting from GST.

'Muhurat' trading: Global cues, profit booking subdue markets

Mumbai , Oct 19

Samvat 2074, marking the start of the Hindu New Year on Thursday, saw both key indices of the Indian equities markets recede as rise in geo-political tensions in the Korean peninsula along with fears of higher non-performing asset (NPA) levels of the domestic banking sector eroded investors' risk-taking appetite.

US expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorism: Tillerson

Washington , Oct 18

Ahead of his India visit, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that the US expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorist groups, and warned that countries that use terror as an instrument of policy will only see their international reputation diminished.