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Aadhar Housing Finance files for Rs 7,300 cr IPO

Aadhar Housing Finance files for Rs 7,300 cr IPO

Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) Blackstone-backed Aadhar Housing Finance Ltd has filed for an initial public offering worth up to Rs 7,300 crore.The offering would include equity shares aggregating up to Rs 1,500 crore and offer of sale of up to Rs 5,800 crore by the promoter BCP Topco VII Pte Ltd.In its draf...

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Apple doubled its India smartphone market share in Q4 2020

Apple doubled its India smartphone market share in Q4 2020

New Delhi: Riding on the stellar performance of iPhone 11 and XR, Apple for the first time doubled its smartphone market share in India to nearly 4 per cent in the festive quarter of 2020, a new report said on Monday.Despite arriving in October, the iPhone 12 contributed significantly towards the ri...

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FDI flow into India grows 13% in 2020

FDI flow into India grows 13% in 2020

New Delhi: Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) into India rose 13 per cent in 2020, backed by investments into the digital sector, said a report by the United Nations Conference of Trade and Development (UNCTAD).The growth in FDI into India was witnessed despite a slump in investments into other develo...

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450 infra projects report cost overrun of Rs 4.28 lakh cr

450 infra projects report cost overrun of Rs 4.28 lakh cr

New Delhi: As many as 450 infrastructure projects have reported a cost overrun of over Rs 4.28 lakh crore as of January 1, 2021, data from the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation showed.According to the data, 558 out of 1,687 Central sector projects are delayed.The total original cos...

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Sensex down nearly 400 points

Sensex down nearly 400 points

Mumbai: The key Indian equities declined on Wednesday morning with the BSE Sensex losing nearly 400 points, coming down from the 48,000-mark.Heavy selling was witnessed in banking, finance and oil and gas stocks.Around 10.25 a.m., Sensex was at 47,954.05, lower by 393.54 points or 0.81 per cent from...

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1 in 2 Indians afraid of online dating: Report

1 in 2 Indians afraid of online dating: Report

New Delhi, Jan 27 (IANS) Most Indians feel secure while ordering food online but close of half of those surveyed were afraid of their online activities when it comes to dating, a new report revealed on Wednesday.Notably, three out of four people in India (74 per cent) said they are concerned about t...

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Sensex down nearly 400 points

Sensex down nearly 400 points

Mumbai, Jan 27 (IANS) The key Indian equities declined on Wednesday morning with the BSE Sensex losing nearly 400 points, coming down from the 48,000-mark.Heavy selling was witnessed in banking, finance and oil and gas stocks.Around 10.25 a.m., Sensex was at 47,954.05, lower by 393.54 points or 0.81...

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Microsoft logs 17% revenue growth riding on cloud business

Microsoft logs 17% revenue growth riding on cloud business

San Francisco: An impressive growth in its Azure Cloud business in a pandemic-hit year helped Microsoft post a 17 per cent increase in its revenue which reached $43.1 billion, with declaring a net income of $15.5 billion, for the quarter ended December 31, 2020.Microsoft stock rose as much as 6 per ...

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UPL Chief Shroff, 4 others get Padma awards for trade and industry

UPL Chief Shroff, 4 others get Padma awards for trade and industry

New Delhi: Five persons from the field of trade and industry have been conferred the prestigious Padma awards for their contributions.UPL Chairman Rajnikant Devidas Shroff is among the ten recipients who would receive the coveted Padma Bhushan award, the third highest civillian honour, while four ot...

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Kia Motors India sold 1 lakh units since July

Kia Motors India sold 1 lakh units since July

New Delhi: Automobil e manufacturer Kia Motors India has sold 1 lakh units since July 2020 in the domestic wholesale market.Accordingly, the maker of Seltos, Sonet and Carnival has successfully dispatched 200,000 Kia vehicles to its dealerships across India within 17 months of sales operations in th...

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