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Gold Prices Slips on U.S.-China Deal

By Ritu, Capital Sands Gold prices slipped on Thursday in Asia after the U.S. and China signed a historic trade deal. Gold Futures slipped 0.1% to $1,552.15 by 1:30 AM ET (05:30 GMT). Tensions remained however, as Washington decided to keep duties on some $360 billion...

Madhya Pradesh’s largest COVID-19 care centre set up in Indore

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Madhya Pradesh's largest COVID-19 care centre has come up in Indore with various items like clothes for patients, beddings and oxygen machines worth Rs 5 crore donated by people, a senior state official said. The centre, set up...

India closing in on Brazil in daily coronavirus deaths :Second wave

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands India’s rising death toll is putting it on course to become the country with the highest daily death toll, shows an analysis of international numbers collated by tracker ‘Our World in Data. This comes even as both countries have...

March WPI inflation at 8-yr high; economists see it in double digits in May

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Wholesale price index-based inflation, led by soaring prices of fuels and those of manufactured products, touched its highest point in more than eight years in March. The rate rose to 7.4 percent in the month against 4.17 per in...

Rajasthan issues new COVID-19 guidelines, curfew in all cities from 6 pm to 6 am

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Amid a fresh surge in COVID-19 infections, the Rajasthan government on April 14 has issued new guidelines to curb the pace of virus transmission. A strict curfew would be observed in all cities in the state from 6 pm to 6 am, the...

PM Narendra Modi takes second dose of Covid-19 vaccine at AIIMS

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at AIIMS here and asked those eligible for the shot to take it soon to defeat the virus. He had taken his first jab on March 1 at the hospital....

Covid-19 vaccine shortage: Maharashtra, Centre in a war of words

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Centre today hit back at the Maharashtra government and accused it of creating panic and spreading lies after it raised serious concerns about the Covid-19 vaccine shortage in the state. The Centre's reaction came hours...

Manufacturing PMI falls to 7-month low in March as Covid cases rise

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Growth in manufacturing slowed to the lowest rate in seven months, as increasing Covid-19 cases hit demand, said IHS Markit’s purchasing managers' index (PMI) on Monday. PMI fell from 57.5 in February to a seven-month low of 55.4...

Gold steady as inflation bets counter firm US dollar, yields

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Gold prices held steady on Monday, buoyed by concerns over inflation after U.S. President Joe Biden announced a $2 trillion-plus jobs plan last week, while a stronger dollar and elevated U.S. Treasury yields limited bullion's...

Sensex drops 627 points, Nifty ends at 14,691; Banks, RIL drag market

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The Indian indices wavered on Wednesday as the US bond yields advanced and the dollar extended gains, triggering a flight to safety by global investors. The Sensex fell 627 points, or 1.25 percent, to end at 49,509, while the Nifty...

After Visa, PayPal Holdings launches cryptocurrency checkout service

By Administrator_India Capital Sands PayPal Holdings will announce later on Tuesday that it has started allowing US consumers to use their cryptocurrency holdings to pay at millions of its online merchants globally, a move that could significantly boost the use of...