Seeking free trade of iron ore pellets, the Federation of Indian Mineral Industries will soon give a representation to Ministry of Mines against any imposition of export duty on the commodity.
BSE benchmark Sensex today inched up by nearly 42 points on buying in HDFC Bank, Infosys Ltd and Tata Power, amid expiry of monthly equity derivatives.
Dismayed that world's largest coal miner CIL could spend barely 15 per cent of the funds earmarked for CSR, a parliamentary panel has recommended that officials responsible for it must be made accountable.
Gold dropped Rs 275 to Rs 29,900 per ten grams, the level last seen on August 14. However, silver added Rs 310 to Rs 44,000 per kg on increased offtake by industrial units and coin makers.
In the BSE Sensex, 14 stocks gained and 15 declined, while ICICI Bank share price remained unchanged in percentage term. On similar lines, NSE Nifty rose by 10.50 points, or 0.17 per cent, to 6,278.90 led by power, consumer durables and banking scrips.