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Sachin Ravikumar

Exclusive: U.S. apparel watchdog probes Jockey's Indian partner after human rights abuse allegations

14 Oct 2020

BENGALURU A top apparel industry watchdog has launched an investigation into underwear maker Jockey International's Indian partner Page Industries Ltd following allegations of human rights abuses at one of its factories, the watchdog told Reuters.

EXCLUSIVE-U.S. apparel watchdog probes Jockey's Indian partner after human rights abuse allegations

14 Oct 2020

BENGALURU, Oct 14 A top apparel industry watchdog has launched an investigation into underwear maker Jockey International's Indian partner Page Industries Ltd following allegations of human rights abuses at one of its factories, the watchdog told Reuters.

India trials for Russia's 'Sputnik-V' vaccine could start in next few weeks - executive

22 Sep 2020

BENGALURU Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd could begin late-stage Indian clinical trials of Russia's potential coronavirus vaccine in the next few weeks, an executive at the Indian drugmaker said on Tuesday.

ONGC unlikely to buy overseas oil, gas assets at current prices

02 Sep 2020

NEW DELHI India's top explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corp is unlikely to buy overseas oil and gas assets at current prices of about $45 a barrel, its finance chief said on Wednesday.

India's coronavirus surge eases slightly as millions take exams, pubs reopen

01 Sep 2020

BENGALURU India's tally of coronavirus infections surged to nearly 3.7 million on Tuesday, as millions of masked students sat for college admission exams after the government refused to defer them.

Indian shares rise as investors digest new Fed stance; banks jump

28 Aug 2020

BENGALURU, Aug 28 Gains in financial stocks lifted Indian shares on Friday, as investors digested the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy shift to focus more on boosting economic growth and worrying less about inflation running too high.

Indian shares rise ahead of derivatives expiry; real estate jumps

27 Aug 2020

BENGALURU, Aug 27 Indian shares rose for a fifth straight session on Thursday, ahead of the expiry of derivative contracts for August, with financials leading the gains and real estate stocks jumping after a state in the country reduced a tax on property.

How India's Silicon Valley saw its COVID-19 success come undone

26 Aug 2020

By Sachin Ravikumar, Derek Francis and Nivedita Bhattacharjee

Indian shares flat as Reliance losses offset virus treatment hopes

25 Aug 2020

BENGALURU, Aug 25 Indian shares hit a six-month high on Tuesday before giving up most of their early gains, as a drop in index heavyweights Reliance Industries and HDFC Bank countered hopes around U.S.-China trade talks and potential coronavirus treatments.

Indian shares rise on hopes of economic revival, global rally

21 Aug 2020

BENGALURU, Aug 21 Indian shares jumped on Friday, led by bank stocks, and were set to end the week 2% higher as investors drew strength from increased stimulus support globally to bet on more businesses reopening.

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