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IMF backs Trump's claim of `overvalued' dollar, amidst trade tensions

The IMF’s External Sector Report said the euro's real effective exchange rate was 8 per cent to 18 per cent too low for Germany's fundamentals while China's yuan showed wide divergences from an 11.5 per cent undervaluation to an 8.5 per cent overvaluation due to uncertainties over Beijing's policy outlook

Jalan panel favours phased transfer of RBI surplus to govt

While the centre is keen to get its hands on the entire contingency fund of Rs2.32 lakh crore, the Jalan panel is expected to propose annual transfers of Rs50,000 crore each from the reserve to the government

ICJ stays Kulbhushan's death penalty, directs case review

The court order means that the death sentence remains suspended 'until Pakistan effectively reviews and reconsiders the conviction/sentence', even as India will get consular access to Jadhav

Hafiz Saeed, 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind, held in Pakistan

Pakistani authorities decided to arrest the JuD chief only days before Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to Washington, where he will hold talks with President Donald Trump and, possibly, seek US help to ease Pakistan out of the "grey list" of the Financial Action Task Force

Future is bright, Premji tells Wiproites ahead of his last AGM as CMD

Premji said while the company is committed to enhancing value for stakeholders, as a large technology company which employs 170,000 plus people, Wipro has the responsibility to drive an inclusive growth

NGT gives polluting industries 3 months to comply with regulations

While regulation of polluting industries has been on a slow lane, matters came to the fore after a joint investigation by central and Uttar Pradesh pollution control boards commissioned by the NGT found industrial units spewing pesticides, chlorinated solvents, petroleum chemicals, mercury PCBs, dioxins and other persisting organic pollutants all around

India's April-June merchandise trade deficit hits $46.33 billion

The country imported goods worth $127.04 billion in April-June 2019-20, while exports from the country during the period stood at $81.08 billion

Govt's petro sector revenues up 79% at Rs595,438-cr in 4 years

The combined profits of the three PSU oil companies increased by nearly 30 per cent to Rs30,055 crore in 2018-19, from 13,091 crore in 2014-15

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