March 29, 2015 12:09 (IST)
India contributed to 7 per cent of the global app downloads, ranking fourth behind Indonesia, China and the US, the report said.
March 29, 2015 11:06 (IST)
When you get past the noise and the smell, the unbearable heat, the G-force, the surprising physical exertion and, always, the constant threat of injury or death - auto racing, like much else, comes down to math. There is an optimal path around a racetrack, a geometric arc of least resistance.
March 28, 2015 20:30 (IST)
With uncertainty prevailing over Posco's Rs 52,000-crore mega steel project near Paradip, the Odisha government has said the ball is in the Centre's court with regard to raw material linkage for the South Korean firm.
March 28, 2015 14:52 (IST)
Anushka Sharma-starrer NH10 has so far recorded Rs 28 crore in estimated domestic box office collections, according to trade analyst Taran Adarsh.
March 28, 2015 14:41 (IST)
Oil tumbled 5 per cent on Friday, erasing the previous session's gains, as Yemen's conflict looked less likely to disrupt Middle East crude shipments and investors turned their focus to talks for a potential Iran nuclear deal that could put more supply on the market.
March 28, 2015 12:03 (IST)
India Inc is likely to witness attrition rates of up to 25 per cent in 2015, thanks to an upbeat job market and improved economy.
March 28, 2015 11:53 (IST)
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has proposed to lower the ceiling on how much a bank can lend to a single corporate group, in a move to curb risks in the banking sector at a time when bad loans are on the rise.
March 28, 2015 11:44 (IST)
Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector.
March 28, 2015 11:44 (IST)
South Korean steel giant Posco has sought refund from a rail line undertaking to be set up in partnership with Odhisa government citing change in company law but said it wasn't pulling out from the $12-billion steel project in the state.
March 28, 2015 11:31 (IST)
The Reserve Bank has revised regulations for non-banking finance lenders by directing them to get themselves rated by March 2016, and those failing to achieve investment grade ratings should not accept fresh deposits or renew older ones.
March 28, 2015 11:09 (IST)
The wholesale commodity markets remained closed in the national capital on Saturday.
March 27, 2015 22:07 (IST)
Aggressive bidding seen in the auction of 33 mines would result in a significant under-recovery in fuel cost estimated at Rs 1,800 crore by financial year 2017-18 for the winning bidders in power sector, rating agency Icra said.
March 27, 2015 21:49 (IST)
With a view to providing greater convenience to taxpayers, it has been decided that all designated branches of agency banks and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) offices conducting government business will keep their counters open for full day on March 30.
March 27, 2015 20:53 (IST)
Finances of telecom operators will be under pressure and their ability to invest in building networks will be restricted after paying for spectrum won in recent auction, Fitch Ratings said in a report.
March 27, 2015 20:50 (IST)
Refiner BPCL is shutting its 120,000 barrels per day (bpd) Bina Refinery in Madhya Pradesh for about a month from Friday for routine maintenance, a company executive said.
March 27, 2015 20:22 (IST)
Railways has opened for 100 per cent FDI more than a dozen areas including station development, installation of bio-toilets, setting up of laundries and cleaning of trains and stations.
March 27, 2015 20:07 (IST)
This special measure taken by the CBEC is in addition to the 24x7 facilities provided by the Customs formations at the ports and airports, it said.
March 27, 2015 19:42 (IST)
A court on Friday said there was "absolutely no evidence" of collusion in the low winning bids for three of the 33 coal mines put up for auction by the government over the past two months.
March 27, 2015 18:32 (IST)
Oil prices fell more than $1 per barrel on Friday as worries receded over the threat of disruptions to Middle East supplies due to Saudi Arabia-led air strikes in Yemen.
March 27, 2015 18:23 (IST)
Moving forward with efforts for setting up financial hubs in the country, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Friday issued detailed and relaxed set of guidelines for establishing international financial services centres.