Petrol price up by 36p; diesel by 87p
Petrol price was hiked today by 36 paisa a litre, while that of diesel by 87 paisa per litre in line with firming global rates.
India, Oz finalize nuclear deal:
India and Australia have finalised their nuclear deal, which will make it possible for India to source uranium from the latter.
Special fund for stressed assets?
The government plans to set up a special fund to tackle stressed assets.This is likely to be part of the National Investment & Infrastructure Fund, which would be like a sovereign wealth fund.
US bill on visa bodes ill for IT firms:
The US is set to pass a bill on immigration with major implications for the $146billion Indian IT sector and its employees.