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The government has received bids worth Rs 9,500 crore so far from the fifth tranche of CPSE Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), an official said Friday. Anchor investors had put in bids worth Rs 6,072 crore on the first day of the issue on March 19. The issue closed Friday.

Govt exceeds disinvestment target this fiscal, proceeds touch Rs 85,000 cr Mar 22 2019

The government Friday said it has exceeded its disinvestment target for the current fiscal by Rs 5,000 crore and the proceeds have touched Rs 85,000 crore.

Google fined $1.7 billion for search ad blocks in third EU sanction Mar 20 2019

The European Union antitrust chief, however, gave a cautious welcome to Google’s measures to boost competition and give Android users a choice of browsers and search apps, suggesting the company’s regulatory woes may be coming to an end.

Sebi asks exchanges dealing in agri-commodity derivatives to create fund for farmers Mar 20 2019

Sebi Wednesday asked the exchanges dealing with agri-commodity derivatives to create a fund for farmers and FPOs in which the regulatory fee forgone by the regulator would be deposited.

NGT calls Noise pollution serious crime, asks police to take action against violators Mar 20 2019

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel directed the Police Commissioner to monitor the implementing officers so as to safeguard the right of citizens and e-mail the report on within a month.

Don't indulge in political propaganda over actions of armed forces: EC to parties Mar 19 2019

The fresh advisory came days after the poll panel asked parties and their candidates against using pictures of defence force personnel in their campaign material.

RBI seeks modification of NCLAT order in IL&FS case Mar 19 2019

A two-member NCLAT bench, headed by Justice S J Mukhopadhaya, has said that it would hear the RBI on the issue.

Court extends Vadra's anticipatory bail, ED says his custodial interrogation required Mar 19 2019

Special judge Arvind Kumar granted the relief to Vadra, brother-in-law of Congress president Rahul Gandhi.

GST Council okays transition plan for new tax rates for real estate sector Mar 19 2019

The all-powerful GST Council on Tuesday approved a transition plan for the implementation of new tax structure for housing units, Revenue Secretary A B Pandey said.