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Indian, Chinese Firms Leading Tech Billionaire List

Indian and Chinese technology entrepreneurs were leading the top 10 Asian tech billionaire list with…

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Sensex extends gains, up 212 pts in early trade

The benchmark BSE Sensex today rose over 212 points in early trade on the last trading session of the Samvat Year 2070, extending gains for the fourth straight day on increased capital inflows amid the…

22 Oct 2014

Reforms Needed to Attract Investment, Create Jobs: Vasundhara

The process to start business must be made simpler and certain old regulations have to be revisited in order to push ahead with reforms and create jobs, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said today. She, however,…

21 Oct 2014

Jet, SpiceJet Start Another Fare War

Jet Airways and SpiceJet today launched yet another fare war in the domestic market ahead of Diwali, announcing limited-period one-way all-inclusive economy fares starting Rs 899. Both airlines said the low-priced tickets were on offer for…

21 Oct 2014

Zomato Forays into Canada; to Invest US$ 10 Million for Expansion

Online restaurant guide Zomato has made a foray into Canada with the launch of its operations in Toronto and has earmarked USD 10 million (over Rs 61 crore) as part of its ongoing expansion strategy…

21 Oct 2014

Conduct Auction When There is Sufficient Spectrum: GSMA

Global telecom body GSM Association today said the next round of auctions in India should be conducted only when adequate spectrum is available in the key bands. GSMA said that although it fully supports the auction…

21 Oct 2014

Gas Price: Ratings Maintain Positive Outlook on Sector

Following the key announcements of diesel deregulation and gas price hike to over $6 per unit plus more for deep water exploration, ratings agencies Monday retained their positive outlook on the oil and gas sector,…

20 Oct 2014

Philips Mobile Launches Handset for Senior Citizens

Philips Mobile Monday launched Philips Xenium X2566, a feature phone exclusively designed for senior citizens, and said it was available for sale priced at Rs.3,800. The phone is aimed at making technology accessible to the elderly.…

20 Oct 2014

Snapdeal.com Forays into Premium Designer-Wear Segment

Digital marketplace Snapdeal.com has announced the launch of The Designer Studio in association with Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI). It promises to offer the best of fashion from some of the biggest names in…

20 Oct 2014

209 of 225 SBI Branches Operational in Storm-Hit AP

The State Bank of India announced here on Monday that it has restored normal operations in almost all the 225 branches hit by the cyclone Hudhud in Andhra Pradesh. Of the 225 branches, 209 are fully…

20 Oct 2014

Sensex Surges 359 Points; Banking Stocks Gain

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday surged 358.80 points or 1.37 percent up as banking stocks gain. All the sectors were trading in green and the rally was led by banking, auto, capital goods,…

20 Oct 2014

Centre Striving to Promote Rural, Women Entrepreneurs: Mishra

The Centre has been striving to promote rural, women and SC/ST entrepreneurs, Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Kalraj Mishra has said. Mishra attended the Women's International Summit for Entrepreneurship (WISE 2014) here…

19 Oct 2014

Fresh case against Jindal Steel & Power, searches carried out

CBI has registered a fresh case of alleged cheating and corruption against Jindal Steel and Power Limited among others in connection with its probe into coal blocks allocation probe. A CBI spokesperson said here today that…

19 Oct 2014

Ajay Banga Among World's Best Performing CEOs: Report

Financial services giant Mastercard's CEO Ajay Banga is the sole Indian-origin top executive in a list of 100 best-performing CEOs in the world compiled by the prestigious magazine Harvard Business Review (HBR), with Amazon CEO…

19 Oct 2014

MTNL gets Cabinet Nod for Financial Support

The union cabinet Saturday approved a proposal of the department of telecommunications to provide financial support to Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL), an official statement said here. The MTNL needs financial support due to its liability…

18 Oct 2014

Flipkart Leases Office Space from Embassy in Largest Deal

In the largest office leasing deal, homegrown e-commerce giant Flipkart today agreed to take 3 million sq ft of prime office space in Bangalore from realty firm Embassy group at an annual rent of Rs…

18 Oct 2014

DLF challenges Sebi order; SAT to hear plea on Oct 22

India's largest realty firm DLF today approached the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) to challenge a Sebi order barring it and top executives from capital markets for three years. The appeal would be heard by SAT on…

17 Oct 2014

Sensex Rebounds 71 Points In Early Trade On Global Cues

After two sessions of losses, the benchmark BSE Sensex recovered by over 71 points to regain the 26,000-mark in early trade today on emergence of buying by funds and retail investors amid a firming trend…

17 Oct 2014

India to Overtake UK in World Aviation Market Ranking

India, which is now the ninth largest aviation market in the world, will overtake the UK to take the third position in over 15 years, after China and the United States, global airlines' body IATA…

16 Oct 2014

Aiming to Curb Rising Prices, Potatoes to be Imported by Government

The government on India, for the first time ever, will be importing potatoes in order to boost its domestic availability and to check the prices on it. The price of potatoes  has risen in the past…

16 Oct 2014

DLF Shares Rebound From Record Lows; Gain Over 5%

Stocks of realty major DLF bounced back after hitting a fresh life-time low in early trade today, surging over 5 per cent on value buying at lower levels. After hitting a fresh life-time low of Rs…

16 Oct 2014