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Ritwik Mukherjee
Mukul quits TMC after meeting top BJP leaders

In a severe blow to the Mamata Banerjee-led Trinamul Congress (TMC), its Rajya Sabha MP Mukul Roy (in pic), who had for long been second in command in TMC, quit the party on Monday.

Gautam Gupta
Have no relatives to benefit from corruption: PM

Facing criticism over the economic slowdown, prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday reiterated his commitment to root out corruption, as he warned offenders with strict action, saying he has no rel

Prabhudatta Mishra
Lower kharif estimate adds to growth worries

Already reeling under the twin impact of demonetisation and GST, the government has received a fresh blow — kharif foodgrain output is set to lower by almost 3 per cent.

Rajgopal Nidamboor
Your soul is your bespoke identity

All of us say that “we have a mind.” The obvious question that emerges pronto is: whether one can equate the mind with mentality.

Nirbhay Kumar
AI transition to be smooth; tech staff remain relevant, says Bansal

Amid growing worries of Air India staff in the wake of the national carrier's imminent privatisation, the airline chief Rajiv Bansal hopes transition would be smooth with a large number of technica

Sangeetha G.
FC Exclusive: NCLT notice to SpiceJet in insolvency plea

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) has issued a showcause notice to budget carrier Spicejet in an insolvency petition filed by Ramco Systems.

Subhash Narayan
Oil sector mergers may be advanced to boost economy

Pressed into thinking out-of-box to reinvigorate the slowdown-hit economy, the government is now looking at its time-tested public sector enterprises to change industrial sentiment with stepped up

Rajiv Nagpal
Between last chance & lost chance

The most dumped element in a bull market is, caution.

Ravi Ranjan Prasad
Investors may expect a good set of numbers in Q2 & Q3

Foreign institutional inv­e­s­tors are going slow mai­nly due to valuation concerns.

Sangeetha G.
Base metal counter is bearish

The standoff between North Korea and the US saw major correction in base metal prices in the first and second week of September.

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