FTSE 100 Live 19 April: IMF updates economic forecasts, US earnings season picks up pace

1650381292 FTSE turns higher as stocks rally The FTSE 100 has turned positive in afternoon trade as stocks rally on the other side of the Atlantic. London’s bluechip index is up 5 points with around 20 minutes of the trading day left, having spent much of the session underwater. Momentum is being helped by trading … Read more

Poverty in India declined 12.3 percentage points between 2011-2019: World Bank | Latest India News

NEW DELHI: Extreme poverty in India is 12.3 percentage points lower in 2019 than in 2011 as poverty headcount rate has declined from 22.5% in 2011 to 10.2% in 2019 with comparatively sharper decline in rural areas, a working paper of the World Bank policy research said. The findings came close on the heels of … Read more