Sitharaman meets top WTO official in US amidst India’s push for IPR waiver on Covid-19 vaccines – Times of India

WASHINGTON: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday met the director general of WTO Ngozi Okonjo Iweala here in the US amidst India’s proposal for a temporary waiver of intellectual property rights on Covid-19 vaccines and medicines worldwide. The meeting between Sitharaman and Iweala took place on the sidelines of the World Bank and More...

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State transcos, pvt gencos make a killing on power exchanges – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Private power producers and some state transmission utilities appear to be making a killing by selling electricity on the exchanges where rates have tripled owing to lower generation as a result of More...

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android: Facebook rolls out end-to-end encrypted chat backups to WhatsApp – Times of India

WASHINGTON: WhatsApp‘s end-to-end encrypted chat backups for iOS and Android are here! As per The Verge, social media giant Facebook announced that the company has started rolling out end-to-end encrypted More...

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Petrol, diesel prices rally to highest ever levels – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Petrol and diesel prices on Friday rallied to their highest ever levels across the country, as fuel rates were hiked again by 35 paise a litre. The price of petrol in Delhi rose to its highest-ever More...

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Zee asks why Invesco didn’t make its plans public earlier – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Zee Entertainment MD & CEO Punit Goenka on Thursday said he will continue to take required steps to safeguard the company and its future under the guidance of its board, amid the escalating fight More...

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Sensex goes past 61k as festive mood grips D-St – Times of India

MUMBAI: The sensex rose for the sixth straight session and crossed the 61,000-point mark for the first time on Thursday, surging 569 points (nearly 1%) to close at 61,306. The sensex has recorded a new high every More...

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Finance ministry: Over 2 crore tax returns filed on new portal – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The finance ministry on Thursday said that over two crore income tax returns have been filed on the new portal, where a number of technical problems have been resolved and the platform’s performance More...

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RBI: India on verge of shift to capital a/c convertibility – Times of India

MUMBAI: India is on the cusp of a fundamental shift toward capital account convertibility by increasing integration of offshore and onshore markets and allowing non-residents freer access to debt markets, Reserve More...

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adani: Iran opposes Adani move to not handle cargo – Times of India

NEW DELHI: After Adani Ports announced its decision to no longer handle cargo from Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan, Iran said while its efforts against drug trafficking had been praised even by the UN, it had More...

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India now an SUV market, sales outstrip hatches plus sedans – Times of India

NEW DELHI: It’s official — India is no longer a small car market, and the country is in love with SUVs. More than half the passenger vehicles sold in September, as well as the July-September quarter, were More...