FPIs net buyers for 2nd consecutive month in Nov, invest record sum of Rs 60,358 cr in equities

FPIs net buyers for 2nd consecutive month in Nov, invest record sum of Rs 60,358 cr in equities

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

Foreign portfolio investors (FPI) remained net buyers for the second consecutive month in November by pumping in a whopping Rs 62,951 crore in Indian markets. For equities segment, this is the highest quantum of money invested ever since the FPI data has been made available by the National Securities Depository Ltd. According...

Another increase in prices of petrol, diesel

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

Petrol and diesel prices were increased by oil marketing companies on Saturday as global oil prices remained firm, reaching its highest levels this fiscal.Petrol prices increased by 24 paise to Rs 82.13 per litre on Saturday from Rs 81.89 per litre the previous day.Diesel prices, on the other hand, increased...

Demand for holiday homes gains traction amid pandemic

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

As the pandemic has significantly impacted operations of businesses and people’s working model, housing preferences also have changed and the demand for holiday homes or second homes has increased in the past few months.According to Aditya Kushwaha, CEO & Director Axis Ecorp, the need for a perfect balance between work...

Manufacturing GVA growth in Q2 ‘surprising’: SBI Report

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

The manufacturing sector played a major role in narrowing down the India’s GDP contraction in Q2 of FY21. An SBI Ecowrap report, however, dubbed the growth in manufacturing GVA as “astonishing” as the IIP manufacturing for the same period declined by 6.7 per cent.India’s GDP in the July-September period contracted...

Total FDI inflow during Q2 FY21 stands at $28.1 bn

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

The total foreign direct investment (FDI) during the second quarter of financial year 2020-21 stood at $28.10 billion, out of which FDI equity inflows were $23.44 billion. “This takes the FDI equity inflows during the financial year 2020-21 up to September 2020 to $30,004 million, which is 15 per cent more...

NCPEDP pushes for hike in Union Budget allocation for differently-abled

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

The National Centre for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (NCPEDP) has said the budgetary allocation for people with disabilities has been too low in the past few years. It has urged the Central government to increase the allocation in the upcoming Union Budget. In a letter to Union Finance Minister...

JNPT says it is adhering to all green norms for Vadhavan port development

Sunday, 29 November 2020 | Agencies | Mumbai

The country’s leading container port JNPT on Saturday said it is adhering to the terms of reference issued by the Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change for prior environmental clearance for development of Vadhavan port.The Govt had in February approved a proposal to set up a new major port...

Petrol, diesel price may rise further as Oilcos protect marketing margins

Petrol, diesel price may rise further as Oilcos protect marketing margins

Saturday, 28 November 2020 | IANS | New Delhi

Petrol and diesel prices may have risen in eight of the past nine days, but further price hikes would be needed to keep auto fuel marketing margins of oil retailers high, experts have said. High marketing margins is required by oil companies to maintain profitability in a market where global oil...

State Editions

Pari murder: IG Bothra to lead 5-member SIT

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Now, pensioners can get digital life certificates

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

inbrief

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Locals block NH after minor’s death

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Fake notes of nearly Rs 1L seized in J’suguda

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Another Cuttack fake spice unit busted

29 November 2020 | PNS | Bhubaneswar

Sunday Edition

Working From Home? Beware of that cyber attack

29 November 2020 | Ajay Singh | Agenda

Pebbles of a dead sea

29 November 2020 | Somen Sengupta | Agenda

Astroturf | Mind balance is the key

29 November 2020 | Bharat Bhushan Padmadeo | Agenda

Talktime | ‘Chhalaang was slated to do well’

29 November 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

no kidding

29 November 2020 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

‘I’m enjoying the process of writing new songs now’

29 November 2020 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer