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Mukesh Ambani recasts his TV network before a potential stake sale

TV18 Broadcast will be housed in Network18, while the cable and internet services will be folded under two separate wholly owned units of Network18.
A worker in a protective suit checks the temperature of a man in Beijing. WHO has declared coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency.

These are the products that face a supply crunch in India due to China’s coronavirus crisis

Several sectors are at risk of running out of supplies in light of the production halt in China owing to coronavirus outbreak.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) logo is displayed on a gate at the central bank's headquarters in Mumbai

Funding for Lending: RBI could now turn to Bank of England for ideas to revive growth

RBI has so far taken a leaf each from the US Fed & ECB’s books to manage bond yields using unconventional tools, as inflation keeps it from cutting rates.
The Reserve Bank of India | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI board recommends aligning its financial year with government’s fiscal year

The Central Board of Directors in a meeting recommended changing the current July-June financial year to April-March from the year 2020-21.
RBI logo | ANI Photos

RBI to review decision making of Monetary Policy Committee to revive slowing economy

RBI's Monetary Policy Committee was formed in 2016 for inflation targetting. Currently, interest rates are decided by a majority vote in the 6 member-committee.
RBI governor Shaktikanta Das | Praveen Jain/ThePrint

Budget proposals unlikely to have inflationary impact, says RBI Governor

Das says that the government has tried to remain within the fiscal deficit roadmap set under the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management Act.
RBI governor Shaktikanta Das | Praveen Jain/ThePrint

RBI Governor says will have internal discussions for issues on SC order over telecom dues

Supreme Court threatened contempt proceedings against Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea and other telecoms Friday for failing to comply with directive to pay past dues.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Transmission of rate cuts improving, expected to improve further: RBI Governor

RBI had earlier opted for a status quo on the benchmark interest rate amid signs of hardening inflation and uncertain global environment.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi | Photo: ANI

Nothing wrong with Modi’s data on income tax, but car sales numbers seem exaggerated

Only around 1.5 cr taxpayers could end up paying taxes from AY 2020-21 onwards, if one goes by income tax data available for previous years.
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This is how Modi govt plans to meet its $5-trillion economy target by 2024

Cabinet Committee on Investment and Growth, headed by Modi, also discussed plans of revisiting RERA norms & scaling up investment in sectors such as agriculture & infrastructure.

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Amit Shah

Coronavirus-hit China must look at helpful India, not pick on Amit Shah’s Arunachal visit

The India-China border dispute is a complicated issue and it is futile to expect it to be resolved in the ‘early harvest’ manner suggested by China.

Do Shaheen Bagh protesters run risk of waning interest or should stay put for CAA endgame?

The Shaheen Bagh protest against CAA has entered its third month. SC-appointed mediators met protesters this week and may meet them again at a different location.

Defence

Representational image of Kandla Port, Gujarat | Photo: Commons

Chinese ship carrying suspected cargo to Pakistan allowed to leave, equipment held back

The ship was detained at Gujarat's Kandla Port for allegedly mis-declaring an autoclave, which can be used to launch ballistic missiles, as an industrial ‘dryer’.

Amit Shah’s performance as minister will now determine the success of Modi-Shah power pair

Modi-Shah share a unique power equation unlike Nehru-Patel and Vajpayee-Advani. After Delhi defeat, Shah enters a new, unfamiliar phase of his political career.