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Aditya Puri honoured for corporate and philanthropic leadership

Aditya Puri, managing director, HDFC Bank, one of India’s most well-known banker’s was honoured for his corporate and philanthropic leadership by the American Indian Foundation’s (AIF) recently.  Puri was honoured at annual New York Gala of AIF for transformative initiatives undertaken by HDFC Bank under his leadership.

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Merck renamed as Procter & Gamble Health Ltd

Following P&G’s global acquisition of the consumer health business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, the company has received approval from the Registrar of Companies, Mumbai, for change of name from Merck Ltd. to Procter & Gamble Health Ltd. effective May 6, 2019.

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Banks drop home loan interest rates and EMI

Several banks have not yet passed the benefit of the repo rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the last month. The few banks that have done so have reduced their home loan interest rates by 0.05 per cent to 0.1 per cent although the repo rate was cut by 0.25 per cent.

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Petrol, diesel get cheaper

Fuel prices reduced last week as petrol became cheaper by 48 to 50 paise per litre and diesel by 19-20 paise on May 11. In the national capital, petrol is retailing at Rs 72.15 a litre, a 48 paise cut from Rs 72.63 a litre the day before. Diesel became cheaper by 19 paise to Rs 66.28 compared to Rs …

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Say cheers!

Goan origin Desmond Nazareth is making waves with country liquor, Mahua. He is got the tribal drink into the mainstream and accepted by the hip drinking crowd, discovers Shoma Patnaik

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