PLI schemes to create 1 cr jobs in 5 yrs: Ministry

The outcome from the Centre's recently announced slew of production-linked incentive schemes, in terms of production, is expected to be over $504 billion over the next five years, an official statement said on Thursday. Dec 17, 2021
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Delhi shows the way, cuts Rs. 8 per litre on petrol price

Delhi has taken the initiative to cut down the VAT on petrol by more than 10 percent to bring down the sky-rocketing petrol prices in the national capital. With the latest 19.4% VAT, the price should come down to approximately Rs.96 per litre of petrol. Dec 1, 2021
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No proposal to recognise Bitcoin as currency, says Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated that " No proposal to recognise Bitcoin as currency." Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency, without a central bank or single administrator, that can be sent from user to user on the peer-to-peer bitcoin network without the need for intermediaries. Nov 30, 2021
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Global cues, value buying lift indices; Sensex, Nifty regain 60K, 18K marks

India's key equity indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 -- rebounded during Tuesday's mid-afternoon trade session as healthy buying was witnessed in realty sector.Value buying opportunities lifted India's key equity indices - S&P BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty50 - during Friday's early-morning trade session. Nov 12, 2021