October 31, 2014 22:31 (IST)
The government will by end of November appoint chairman and managing directors of eight public sector banks, where it had scrapped selections made by the previous UPA government.
October 31, 2014 22:31 (IST)
Welspun Enterprises (WEPL), part of the $3-billion Welspun Group, on Friday said it has completed the sale of Welspun Maxsteel (WMSL) to JSW Steel (JSW) in follow-up to the definitive agreement between the two companies on August 18.
October 31, 2014 21:05 (IST)
Eight years after it came into being as one of the world's largest mobile manufacturing facilities, Finnish telecom major Nokia's Chennai plant is all set to suspend operations from Saturday, November 1, due to its exclusion from the Microsoft-Nokia deal.
October 31, 2014 20:39 (IST)
Cairn India on Friday said it has started to inject polymer into wells to raise output from its largest oil field in the prolific Rajasthan block, Mangala.
October 31, 2014 20:06 (IST)
Diesel prices were deregulated earlier this month. On October 18 - the day the announcement was made - diesel prices were cut by Rs 3.37 per litre. It was the first reduction in diesel prices in over five years.
October 31, 2014 18:07 (IST)
Telecom Secretary Rakesh Garg is scheduled to hold his first round-table meeting with industry players to discuss problems in the sector and proposals to resolve them.
October 31, 2014 17:41 (IST)
Gold prices plunged by Rs 600 to Rs 26,500 per 10 grams in the national capital on Friday after the precious metal slumped to the lowest level since 2010 in global markets as a strengthening dollar eroded demand for the commodity.
October 31, 2014 17:11 (IST)
Drug firm Pfizer Inc on Friday said the Bombay High Court has approved the amalgamation of Wyeth Ltd with the company.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | October 31, 2014 15:32 (IST)
There is, in fact, a Forbes list of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) billionaires, which boasts of business leaders at the helm of large corporations.
October 31, 2014 14:02 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government is taking several steps to curb India's tobacco consumption. It has increased taxes on tobacco products and ordered companies to print more health warnings on packages.
October 31, 2014 12:31 (IST)
Happy New Year's total gross collection in its six days of release has touched Rs 274 crore, says a report from trade website Koimoi.com.
October 30, 2014 21:15 (IST)
Known as a pioneer of Indian retail chains, Mr Biyani had criticised Flipkart and other e-commerce firms in India for under-cutting the market and selling products at below the cost price, saying that it would hurt other retail channels.
October 30, 2014 21:06 (IST)
The urban co-operative banks are allowed to give gold loan under the bullet repayment scheme.
October 30, 2014 10:52 (IST)
Shah Rukh Khan-starrer Happy New Year continued its strong run at the box office. Happy New Year has so far notched up a gross total of over Rs 250 crore worldwide, says a report.
October 30, 2014 02:00 (IST)
India's real estate industry hailed the government's decision to relax FDI rules in construction sector, saying the move would help cash-starved developers raise significant amount of foreign funds and also complete the stuck projects.
October 29, 2014 23:49 (IST)
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has revised the price of Dettol antiseptic liquid formulations under the directions of the Delhi High Court.
October 29, 2014 23:46 (IST)
With Mozambique poised to become a top gas exporter, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved signing of an agreement with the African nation to deepen oil and gas cooperation.
October 29, 2014 23:26 (IST)
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has edged past Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) to become the highest ranked Indian energy firm on this year's Platts Global 250 Rankings.
October 29, 2014 23:13 (IST)
International Business Machines Corp on Wednesday announced a partnership with Twitter to help shape business decisions using data collected from tweets worldwide.
October 29, 2014 22:22 (IST)
Job generation in the Indian industry dropped by a sharp 19.9 per cent during July-September as compared to the previous quarter due to persisting weaknesses in the economy, the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) said on Wednesday.