Sports

Irfan Pathan tests positive for COVID-19, says he’s ‘quarantined at home’

Irfan Pathan, the former India all-rounder, said on Monday that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is currently in home isolation, making him the fourth ex-India cricketer from the recently-concluded Road Safety World Series to be infected by the virus. The 36-year-old confirmed the news on Twitter. “I have tested positive for COVID-19 with […]

Budget 2020

India 13 spots down in global home price index

India has moved 13 spots down to the 56th position in the latest global home price index in the quarter ended December 2020, from the 43rd rank a year earlier, indicating a decline of 3.6% in home price appreciation, property consultancy Knight Frank said. In the 12-month percentage change for the period Q4 2019-Q4 2020, […]

Budget 2020

Magicbricks ties up with Razorpay and HDFC Bank for credit card rent pay

(This story originally appeared in on Mar 09, 2021) MUMBAI: Magicbricks has partnered with Razorpay and to create a secure online solution for rent payments through credit cards with an eye on the 10-million rental residential household market. “The monthly rent is a huge chunk of the monthly expense of any household. In today’s challenging […]

Budget 2020

Women borrow more for home purchase than other assets : CRIF Highmark

Indian women are focusing more on building hard assets than comforts. They are availing more credit in the form of home loans as compared to personal and auto loans, data from credit bureau CRIF Highmark shows. Women account for 29 per cent of the Rs 20 lakh crore worth home loans extended by Indian lenders […]

Budget 2020

Flushed with liquidity, banks slash home loan rates to decadal low

Flushed with excess liquidity as general credit demand still way below the desired levels, leading home loan players State Bank of India, HDFC, ICICI Bank and have slashed their rates to a decadal low, leaving consumers spoilt for choices.The interest rate war comes as banks are sitting on huge excess liquidity which as of last […]

Budget 2020

PNB Housing Finance, YES Bank sign strategic co-lending pact for retail home loans

on Friday said it has tied up with for a strategic co-lending service that will facilitate retail home loans at competitive rates. PNB Housing and Yes Bank will synergise capabilities to provide an efficient and seamless experience to existing and new retail home loan customers, PNB Housing Finance said in a regulatory filing. This strategic […]

Sports

West Indies overcome Sri Lanka by three wickets, clinch T20I series 2-1 at home

Fabian Allen hit three mighty sixes in the 19th over to help the West Indies to a series-clinching, three-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the third Twenty20 international. Chasing Sri Lanka’s modest 131-4, the West Indies were again constrained by Sri Lanka’s spin attack and came to the 18th over at 105-7, needing 27 runs […]

Budget 2020

SBI reduces home loan interest rate to 6.7%: Here’s all you need to know

Prakash Ramiah6 days ago Before taking any housing loan, pl ask for j v agreement of land owner,builder,date of j v,on that day terms,circle rate,todays circle rate,front end money of builder to land owner,fsi sharing ratio,owner share or builder share flat,and if these details are shared pl proceed.if the land cost is more than 35 […]