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Future Group acquires supermarket chain Nilgiris for Rs 300 cr

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A Nilgiris store at Radhakrishna Salai, Chennai. - Bijoy Ghosh Future Consumer Enterprise Limited has bought supermarket chain Nilgiris. A part of Ki... »

Sensex spurts 267 points on FII inflows

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The equity markets ended the week on a high, touching all-time peaks of 28,334.63 on the Sensex... »

GMR claims $803 mn from Maldives for cancellation of Male airport deal

V Rishi Kumar

GMR Male International Airport Pvt Ltd (GMIPL) has filed for a claim for damages of $803 million... »

Nilgiris: From butter biz to pioneer in modern retail

Vinay Kamath

In 1905, Muthuswami Mudaliar, a mail runner, used to carry butter and dairy products from the fo... »

Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose arrested in Saradha scam

Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin

Abhishek Law

Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin, was today... »

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Three new ways to halt India’s gold rush

Latest data showing that India’s gold imports have jumped four-fold in September and October, com... »

Bhaskar Balakrishnan

This is not the way to stem brain drain

Strike out And make way Lightspring/shutterstock.com Thousands of Indians work in the US on J-1 (exchange visitor) visas. But if they want to chan... »

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Towards defragmentation

The acquisition of ING Vysya Bank by Kotak Mahindra Bank, the first such move in the domestic ban... »

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Class war

Chennai, 01-03-2013: About 8.5 lakhs students writing the plus two exam (HSC) which starts on 1st March 2013 on Friday all over Tamil Nadu. The single unified stream leading to the award of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) will be issued by the Tamil Nadu State Board of School of Examinations. The Tamil Nadu State Board of School Examination evaluates students' progress by conducting board examinations other at the end of class 12. The scores from the class 12 board examinations are used by universities to determine eligibility and as a cut-off for admissions into their programmes.Schools can choose to affiliate themselves to the Tamil Nadu Board of Secondary Education or to other boards-the CBSE or the ICSE-that are authorized to conduct secondary (class 10) and higher secondary (class 12) final examinations and award certificates to successful candidate. H.S.S. Lawrence is regarded in Tamil Nadu to be the Architect of Higher Secondary Education in Tamil Nadu. As Special Officer for restructuring Educational Pattern in Tamil Nadu and as Director of School Education, Dr. Lawrence planned and implemented the all India 10+1+2 pattern of education in 1978. Photo: S.R. Raghunathan

R Srinivasan

Perhaps because she was unfairly targeted for her lack of educational qualifications at the star... »

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Online shopper base to grow to 100 million

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Right click Rajan Anandan, VP and MD Google India at a press conference
in the Capital on Thursday. KAMAL NARANG Rising consumer confidence and growing internet penetration is set to help e-commerce become a $... »

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Infosys sacked BPO unit CFO for 'overcharging Apple'

Reuters

The irregularities in Infosys BPO's dealings with Apple came out during an internal audit. Indian outsourcing major Infosys Ltd's back-office services unit was overcharging Apple Inc, lea... »

National

Mumbai among world’s best cities to live and work in: INSEAD survey

Press Trust of India

Quality of life: The financial capital came 13th in overall attractiveness.
KISHOREJ\SHUTTERSTOCK.COM India’s financial capital Mumbai is among the world’s most attractive cities in terms of... »

International

Obama provides legal status to five million illegal immigrants

PTI

US President, Barack Obama. US President Barack Obama has used his executive power to announce a series of administrative me... »
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Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose arrested in Saradha scam

Abhishek Law

Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin, was today... »
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Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose arrested in Saradha scam

Abhishek Law

Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin Srinjoy Bose, Trinamool Congress MP and editor of the Bengali daily, Pratidin, was today... »
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Agri-biz

Iran’s ban on basmati imports to hit exporters

MR SUBRAMANI, VISHWANATH KULKARNI

Indian rice exporters will be worst hit by a general ban on imports of rice imposed b... »

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Uninor appoints Vivek Sood as CEO

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Uninor today announced the appointment of Vivek Sood as CEO. Morten Karlsen Sørby steps down as... »

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Uber launches low cost cab service

R Dinakaran

Uber has launched a low cost service in India called UberGO. With the launch of the se... »

Agri-biz

Kottaram Agro launches millet-based foods

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MS Swaminathan, agricultural scientist and Founder, MSSRF and Prashant
Parameswaran, MD, Kottaram Agro Foods, at the launch of 'Soulfull' brand
of breakfast products, in Chennai on Friday. BIJOY GHOSH Nutrition literacy is the need of the hour. Through consistent policy advocacy, the India... »
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Banking

ANALYSIS

Kotak-ING Vysya merger: good fit, good deal

Radhika Merwin, BL Research Bureau

Uday Kotak ING Vysya Bank makes a good fit for Kotak Mahindra Bank in many ways. The merger will hel... »
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Companies

Future Group acquires supermarket chain Nilgiris for Rs 300 cr

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A Nilgiris store at Radhakrishna Salai, Chennai. - Bijoy Ghosh Future Consumer Enterprise Limited has bought supermarket chain Nilgiris. A part of Ki... »
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Companies

Bulgari re-enters India, opens first boutique store in Delhi

Meenakshi Verma Ambwani

Luxury jewellery company Bulgari has re-entered India and opened its first boutique store at... »

Companies

GMR to Centre: Adjust Air India’s dues against ours

Ashwini Phadnis

The GMR Group-led consortium that runs Delhi airport has asked the Civil Aviation Ministry to... »

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HC cancels Rampal’s bail in 2006 murder case

PTI

The Punjab and Haryana High Court today cancelled the bail of controversial ‘godman’ Rampal in a... »

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Waiting in the wings

Mohini Chaudhuri

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