Q) What is going on with Bajaj Finance, and Bajaj Finserv – both are down by over 50 percent in 2020? They both outperformed Sensex, and Nifty in 2019. Can we say that the Golden period is over? What should investors if they hold these stocks in their portfolio, and what is the outlook?A) When other non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) were struggling in FY18-19 because of the IL&FS crises, the Bajaj twins enjoyed stupendous growth as they are more retail-centric compared to other corporate lenders. … [Read more...] about ‘GDP numbers are largely discounted by D-St; Nifty could make an attempt to touch 10K’
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For India, experts have said, banking on Herd Immunity is a “terrible idea”. While speaking to former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi, Director of Harvard Global Health Institute Ashish Jha said, “We are finding that even healthy and young people are getting very ill. We can’t be cavalier about this. We have to protect these people. Herd Immunity in India is a terrible idea as millions will die, even young people.” … [Read more...] about In-Depth: Is Herd Immunity our best bet in the fight against coronavirus?
The nationwide lockdown was first announced by the Prime Minister on March 24 for 21 days in a bid to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus. It was first extended till May 3 and then again till May 17. The lockdown has been further extended till May 31. … [Read more...] about Centre likely to retain limited role and allow states have more say after Lockdown 4.0
The French Ambassador's comments also came in the backdrop of efforts by a large number of countries as well as the 27-nation European Union (EU) to ensure equitable access to any vaccine or medicine for the treatment of coronavirus infection through their mass production under voluntary patenting. … [Read more...] about India will have to play key role in mass production of COVID-19 vaccine: French envoy
Special souvenirs will be released, and specially planned exhibitions showcase the rich and diverse heritage and culture of the city. A photo exhibition on the city of monuments will be among a series of events that the government agencies have lined up to mark the centenary year. … [Read more...] about Delhi turns 100, celebrations begin