Sensex crashes 363 pts as US-China trade talks derail



In the Sensex pack, Yes Bank, Tata Motors, Bajaj Finance, Tata Steel, HDFC twins, IndusInd Bank, RIL, Asian Paints, Hero MotoCorp, Axis Bank, M & M, HUL, Bajaj Auto, NTPC, HCL Tech, Kotak Bank and Infosys fell up to 5.30 per cent.



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How India in gearing to welcome electric vehicles



The national budget 2019-20 had an outlay of Rs 10,000 crore for Phase-II of the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles scheme to boost electric mobility and increase the number of EVs in commercial fleets.



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Sensex extends gains on positive domestic cues



Among the Sensex constituents, Larsen and Toubro emerged as the top performer with a gain of 2.76 per cent after the company announced winning large contracts from domestic clients.



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RRB NTPC Notification 2019: Railways Begin Recruitment Drive to Fill 1.3 Lakh Vacancies, Official Notice to Release Soon



RRB NTPC Notification 2019: Indian Railways has announced at least 1.3 lakh vacancies and the¬†official notification will be released on February 23. The Railway Recruitment Board’s (RRB) mega recruitment drive will be conducted for¬†1 lakh vacancies for Level 1 positions and the remaining 30,000 positions for non-technical popular categories (NTPC), para-medical staff, and ministerial and isolated categories.

Interested candidates may note that application for NTPC will be released on February 28. While candidates may begin applying for the Para-Medical Staff post from March 4, Ministerial and Isolated Categories will be released on March 8. Application for Level 1 positions will be out on March 12.

Candidates are advised to check the official website at 10 AM on the respective dates to apply for the mentioned positions.

Candidates must check the official notification to get more information regarding educational qualification, eligibility and age criteria for each position. The application fee for general candidate is Rs 500 and that for candidates from the reserved category is Rs 250.

The NTPC categories include positions of Clerk, Typists, Traffic Assistants, Goods Guard, and Station Master. The Para-Medical Staff vacancies will consist of Staff Nurse, Health Inspectors, Pharmacist, ECG and Lab Technician.

While the Level 1 positions will include Track Maintainer, Technical Assistants, and Assistant Pointsman. The Ministerial category vacancies will comprise of Stenographers, Chief Law Assistants and Translator positions.



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Here's how Jaitley's on course to meet FY19 fiscal deficit target



However, independent economists are not as gung-ho as the finance ministry over the likelihood of deficit target being met this time around, says Indivjal Dhasmana.



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Investors become poorer by Rs 7.25 lakh cr in 2018



From its all-time peak of 38,989.65 scaled on August 29 this year, the Sensex has fallen by 2,921.32 points, or 7.5 per cent, to 36,068.33.



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Will the Modi govt get its divestment maths correct?



A chunk of divestment till now has come from follow-on offerings in the Centre’s two ETFs, Bharat-22 and CPSE. Now, there will be initial public offerings of Mazagon Docks, rail companies RVNL and IRFC and MSTC.



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