Unidentified, armed criminals stormed into a branch of the Manappuram Finance Company here on Thursday and fled with 15 kg of gold bars, biscuits, and coins after threatening the employees there, police said. The gold is estimated to be worth Rs. 5 crore. Senior police officials, including Inspector General ofRead More →

Utkarsh Small Finance Bank revised it fixed deposit interest rates. Fixed deposit (FDs) are secure financial instruments offered by private and public sector banks, small finance banks (SFBs), non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) and post offices. Small finance banks focus on financial inclusion by provision of savings vehicles and supply ofRead More →

With only eight days left in their trade truce, top US and Chinese officials on Thursday returned to the daunting task of bridging a chasm between the world’s two largest economies. US President Donald Trump has repeatedly claimed the talks with Beijing are going “very well,” but concrete signs ofRead More →

  Noted Indian historian Sanjay Subrahmanyam has won Israel’s prestigious Dan David Prize for this year for his work on inter-cultural encounters between Asians, Europeans and people of North and South America during the early modern era. Mr Subrahmanyam, son of strategic analyst K Subrahmanyam and brother of former foreignRead More →

The rupee weakened by 17 paise to trade at 71.33 against the dollar in opening session on Friday following sustained demand for the greenback from importers amid foreign fund outflow and rising global crude prices. The dollar’s gain against major world currencies also impacted the rupee sentiment, forex dealers said. AtRead More →