Monthly Archives: July 2019
While the BSE sensex and the NSE Nifty stemmed this week’s slide, they recorded their worst July performance in 17 years. The fall was triggered by dumping of stocks by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs), who have sold Rs 12,419 crore of equities in July 2019 – making the month the worst performing one this year.
Data released by the commerce and industry ministry showed the 8 core sectors — spanning coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity — rose an annual 0.2% compared with 7.8% in June 2018 and lower than the previous month’s 4.3%. The core sector accounts for 40.2% of the index of industrial production.
Kiara Advani turned a year older on July 31st and a lot of wishes poured for the actress over social media on her big day. Many Bollywood celebs also wished the beauty by sharing posts on their respective accounts.
US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi condemned the “grave evil” of slavery in a speech to Ghana’s parliament Wednesday marking 400 years since the first shipment of enslaved Africans to America. Pelosi was leading a delegation including members of the Congressional Black Caucus to the West African country, four centuries after the first slave ship arrived in Jamestown, Virginia from the continent.