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Helping The World Understand, There Is Insurance For Everything

While purchasing life insurance is crucial, understanding the importance of non-life insurance policies will protect one from life’s unpredictability.

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India's Economic Activity Picking Pace, Further Upside To Growth Likely: Moody's

The rating agency said it expects the Reserve Bank to maintain an accommodative policy stance until economic growth prospects "durably improve".

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GAIL Net Profit Jumps 500 % In Q1

The April-June 2020 quarter was heavily impacted by muted economic activity and restricted mobility due to a nationwide coronavirus lockdown.

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Indications Of Revival In Economic Activity As States Get Into Unlock Mode: Survey

With different parts of the country under different sets of restrictions and consumer sentiment impacted due to the ferocity of the second wave of COVID-19, an evident dip in demand was witnessed by companies

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Speeding Up Vaccination Also Important For Health Of Economy: CEA

The remaining 50 per cent of vaccine doses are available for direct procurement from the vaccine manufacturers by states and UTs as well as private hospitals.

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India's Gas Output Rises 23 Pc As RIL-BP Fields Start Production

Oil refineries processed 35 per cent more crude at 19.88 million tonnes in April when compared to the year-ago period, when economic activity had almost come to a halt because of a stringent nationwide lockdown.

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India's Fuel Sales Drop 9.4% In April On COVID Wave

India was under one of the world's severest lockdowns in April 2020, bringing to a halt almost all economic activity. Fuel sales had halved that month, plunging to the lowest since 2006.

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Indian Economy May Clock Double-Digit Growth In 2021: Moody's

India began its vaccination drive against COVID-19 in mid-January and has administered 100 million doses of the vaccine as of April 10, becoming the fastest country to reach that threshold so far.

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India's Fuel Consumption Contracts 9.1 Pc In FY21; First Since 1998-99

The GDP is estimated to have contracted by 7-8 per cent in 2020-21 after economic activity showed signs of recovery in last quarter of 2020.

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Sensex Drops Over 150 Pts In Early Trade; Nifty Below 14,850

Sensex settled 84.45 points or 0.17 per cent higher at 49,746.21, and Nifty advanced 54.75 points or 0.37 per cent to 14,873.80.

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India Inc's Credit Quality Improves Sharply In H2FY21, Likely To Sustain

The agency specifically pointed out emergency credit line guarantee scheme and one-time restructuring as some of the effective policy measures which have helped minimise the impact on the economy.

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Moody's Revises Tata Steel Outlook To Stable From Negative

Europe's economic activity was affected by further lockdowns and a seasonally weak winter quarter, although it has improved since the early months of the pandemic

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China's Factories, Consumers Drive Recovery Into 2021

Retail sales increased 33.8%, also faster than a forecast 32% rise and marking a significant jump from 4.6% growth in December and a 20.5% contraction for January-February of 2020.

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Pandemic Eats Up Rs 13 Lakh Crore Of Household Income: Report

Housing sales shrank 31 per cent in 2020 as against 2019 in terms of value and unit sales, while new property sales are only 16 per cent of the total so far.

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China Sets Modest GDP Growth Target As Economy Improves

The government has set its 2021 target for consumer price inflation at around 3%, compared with a target of around 3.5% last year.

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