July 28, 2014 23:39 (IST)
An expert panel constituted by the government on Monday submitted the draft of the new National Textiles Policy, which aims to achieve $300 billion exports by 2024-25 and create additional 35 million jobs by attracting investments.
July 28, 2014 23:27 (IST)
State-owned Bank of Baroda on Monday said it will be an "acquirer" as and when the government moves on with bank consolidation.
July 28, 2014 20:50 (IST)
Singer Suchitra Krishnamoorthi has settled the case with financial services major HSBC over alleged mismanagement of her funds.
July 28, 2014 18:57 (IST)
Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday said India's 12 major ports will double their cargo handling capacity to 1,600 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) in the next five years.
July 28, 2014 18:27 (IST)
In a first-of-its-kind action, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has directed SpiceJet to refund fare to all passengers of a Mumbai-Delhi flight that was delayed by about five hours last month, officials said on Monday.
July 28, 2014 18:26 (IST)
Gail has launched a tender to buy up to eight liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes from January to December 2015, mainly unloading at its western Dabhol terminal, the tender document seen by Reuters showed.
July 28, 2014 17:39 (IST)
GSM operators added 2.10 million new subscribers in rural areas in June to take the overall rural user base to 302.73 million, the Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI) said on Monday.
July 28, 2014 17:39 (IST)
Industry chamber CII has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention over "unilateral fixing" of drug prices by the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) saying the exercise based on "an inequitable formula" has done collateral damage to the ndigenous industry.
July 28, 2014 17:33 (IST)
"The Reserve Bank of India has cancelled the certificate of registration of the following non-banking financial companies (NBFCs): GE Strategic Investments India, Profound Exports, Two Brothers Holding, Swank Services Private Ltd, Praxis Consulting and Information Services and Credible Microfinance Ltd," RBI said in a notification.
July 28, 2014 17:20 (IST)
With state-specific levies adding up to Rs 7 a litre in price of diesel, the Centre has called a meeting with 12 states with the highest incidence of taxes like octroi and entry tax, to impress upon them to cut these duties and bring down prices.
July 28, 2014 17:05 (IST)
India sits on one of the world's biggest coal reserves, yet its power stations are starved of the fuel with some idle and others running dangerously low on supplies.
July 28, 2014 16:40 (IST)
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is scheduled to hold his first meeting with all heads of public sector banks on July 31.
July 28, 2014 15:09 (IST)
German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz on Monday reported a 25 per cent increase in sales for the first half of 2014 in India at 4,717 units.
July 28, 2014 15:08 (IST)
Gold extended gains for a second day on Monday with prices rising by another Rs 20 to Rs 28,370 per 10 grams in the national capital on scattered buying by stockists for the festive season demand.
July 28, 2014 15:02 (IST)
State-owned IDBI Bank on Monday said it is not considering any proposal to merge Kolkata-based United Bank of India with itself.
Written By: Ramarko Sengupta | July 28, 2014 14:18 (IST)
Tuesday being a holiday for Eid, is expected to clock impressive numbers as well.
July 28, 2014 11:59 (IST)
The net hiring in the $118 billion Indian IT and business process management (BPM) is expected to rise 6 per cent in 2014-15, driven by higher technology spend and a global economic recovery, says a Nasscom survey.
New Delhi | July 27, 2014 18:20 (IST)
According to bitcoin traders, the stabilisation in bitcoin rates is making the case stronger for exchanging them for gold that currently trades at less than $1,300 per ounce or about Rs 28,000 per 10 grams in India.
New Delhi | July 27, 2014 18:11 (IST)
At the end of May 2014, there were about 5 crore people using wireless Internet service either through mobile phones or dongles.
New Delhi | July 27, 2014 18:07 (IST)
The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion said it intends to undertake on-line international Promotion and Media Campaign across all mediums (website, electronic, social media) throughout the world to brand India as an investment destination.