Grateful to Rajasthan Royals for taking a chance on me: Jofra Archer

Rajasthan Royals lived to fight another day in the Indian Premier League and they once again had Jofra Archer to thank for the win as the all-rounder made a superb 27 off 12 balls to help his team beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 3 wickets in a close match at the Eden Gardens stadium on […]

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Business Economy

ESIC data shows a drop in job creation

Job creation dropped by 1.73% from 15.30 lakh in February last year to 15.03 lakh this year, according to the latest payroll data of the Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC). The ESIC has released payroll data for April 2018, covering the period from September 2017. The data also showed that from September 2017 to February […]

Business Economy

Exports outpace imports at 11% in March

India’s exports rose to a five-month high of 11% in March on account of higher growth mainly in pharma, chemicals and engineering sectors, marking the outbound shipments at $331 billion for FY 2018-19, official data showed Monday. Merchandise exports in March stood at $32.55 billion as against $29.32 billion in the same month last year. […]

Business Economy

WPI inflation spikes to 3.18% in March on costlier food, fuel

Wholesale price-based inflation rose for the second consecutive month to 3.18% in March on costlier food and fuel, government data released on Monday showed. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inflation was at 2.93% in February. It was 2.74% in March 2018. Inflation in food articles hardened with steep rise in prices of vegetables during […]