April 28, 2015 22:12 (IST)
Under the priority lending norms, it wants banks to lend 7 per cent of their total advances to small and marginal farmers.
April 28, 2015 20:45 (IST)
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has ordered an investigation against the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) for allegedly abusing its dominant position and imposing unfair terms on the buyers of its flats.
April 28, 2015 20:20 (IST)
Earlier, the government had designated Indian Sugar Exim Corporation, formed by two sugar associations ISMA and NFCSF, to export the sweetener to the EU under CXL quota and the US under the TRQ quota.
April 28, 2015 19:51 (IST)
Whisper it, but the next challenge for financial markets and policymakers may not be deflation, but the remarkable surge in oil prices from the six-year low touched in January.
April 28, 2015 18:32 (IST)
UltraTech's proposed buyout of two cement plants from Jaiprakash Associates Ltd has received approval of the Competition Commission of India (CCI), which said the deal is unlikely to have an adverse impact on competition.
April 28, 2015 18:18 (IST)
Hazira LNG Ltd will expand the capacity of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on the west coast by 50 per cent to 7.5 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) in the fiscal year to March 2017, a government panel report said.
April 28, 2015 16:50 (IST)
The arrears to be paid to sugarcane farmers stand at Rs 21,000 crore and all efforts are being made to address the problems, the government said on Tuesday.
April 28, 2015 16:36 (IST)
As on March 31, the total amount of about Rs 1.65 lakh is outstanding under indirect taxes, which include central excise, customs and service tax, he said.
April 28, 2015 15:47 (IST)
The government will continue the process of auctioning coal blocks after successfully putting 33 mines under the hammer earlier this year, a senior government official said on Tuesday.
April 28, 2015 15:47 (IST)
As many as 21 banks including four public sector players have reduced their base rate or minimum lending rate in the range of 0.1-0.5 per cent till April 15, following consecutive rate cuts by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Parliament was informed on Tuesday.
April 28, 2015 15:46 (IST)
Gold regained its sheen with the price surging by Rs 305 to an over 7-week high of Rs 27,355 per 10 grams at the bullion market here on Tuesday, tracking a firm global trend along with brisk buying by jewellers to meet wedding demand.
April 28, 2015 14:56 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi late yesterday held a high-level meeting to discuss concerns of cane growers and wheat farmers.
April 28, 2015 13:11 (IST)
Generic drug maker Wockhardt Ltd on Tuesday said it would recall some drugs manufactured at its two plants in India before the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) banned those sites due to quality concerns.
April 28, 2015 11:50 (IST)
On Sun Pharma's radar are U.S. and European companies that develop biosimilars - cheaper copies of biotech drugs which have become some of world's hottest selling medicines.
April 27, 2015 22:27 (IST)
The company, which reported its highest ever annual profit and sales in the fiscal concluded March 31, 2015, said the amount would be utilised on enhancing marketing infrastructure, launching new products and on R&D.
April 27, 2015 17:03 (IST)
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch has revised upward its oil price forecasts for 2016, but said it remained bearish amid oversupply, weak demand from emerging markets, a return of US shale production and expectations of a deal on Iran.
April 27, 2015 17:01 (IST)
During the April-February period of last fiscal, gold import stood at 782 tonnes, while for the entire 2013-14 fiscal the same was 661.71 tonnes.
April 27, 2015 16:28 (IST)
According to the online career recruitment solutions provider, around 55 per cent of the respondents said their recruitment department needs 5-10 man hours to hire a technology professional.
New Delhi | April 27, 2015 14:46 (IST)
A press note to this effect was issued by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) on Monday.
April 27, 2015 13:04 (IST)
The government is in talks with Qatar to import at least 10 per cent less liquefied natural gas (LNG) under a long-term deal after a slide in spot prices has cut demand by local buyers, an official source with knowledge of the negotiations said.