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NPPA rolls back decision to bring 108 drugs under price control regulation

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The National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Authority (NPPA) has decided to roll back its earlier decis... »

Sensex tanks 431 points on heavy capital outflows; realty, oil & gas stocks dip

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The Sensex and the Nifty plunged nearly 1.6 per cent at the closing session on Tuesday due to he... »

Bibek Debroy to head panel on restructuring Railway Board

Bibek Debroy, economist with the Centre for Policy Research, will head a committee set up to recommend strategies on restructuring the Railway Board.

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A committee set up to recommend strategies on restructuring the Railway Board will have to submi... »

Syndicate Bank CMD dismissed from service

Sudhir Kumar Jain, Syndicate Bank CMD. (file photo)

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Sudhir Kumar Jain, who was suspended from the post of Syndicate Bank CMD from August 2, after CB... »

Steel Ministry official: Era of direct allocation of coal blocks over

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With the Supreme Court stating that all coal blocks allocated between 1993 and 2010 are illegal,... »

What to watch: De-merger to activate Aarti Industries

Shares of Aarti Industries are likely to see higher activity on Tuesday as the company informed... »




All you wanted to know about: Diesel decontrol


The oil companies are itching for it, and Raghuram Rajan is pitching for it. But will the Modi s... »

Reforming the RTO

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Regional Transport Offices (RTOs) have become a pain point for the new, mobile Indian. A lo... »


Making in India

During 2004-05 and 2011-12, when India’s GDP rose annually by 8.3 per cent on an average, its man... »


The nuts and bolts of reviving growth

Amit Dalal

The desired rate of growth of a country always attracts a lot of media interest. And with goo... »

A smarter way to find new drugs

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What is the secret sauce of accelerating innovation when it comes to critical areas such... »


India needs to move fast to address issues that inhibit investment: Rajeev Suri, CEO, Nokia Corp 

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Rajeev Suri, CEO, Nokia After selling its mobile phone business to Microsoft, Nokia Corporation named New Delhi-born Raj... »


Google joins hands with Govt to realise Modi's plan for a Digital India

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Google is partnering the Government in developing a mobile application for the Prime Minister's... »


Alibaba IPO pushes Jack Ma to rank 1 on Hurun Chinese Rich List


Alibaba founder Jack Ma Jack Ma of Alibaba, with a fortune of $25 billion, has been crowned the richest in the Hurun Chi... »

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Gajus/ Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett isn’t going to leave any money to his children in his... »
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Asian Games: Shooter Abhinav Bindra wins individual bronze


Bronze medal winner Abhinav Bindra (R) poses with silver and gold medalists during the presentation ceremony of the 10m air rifle individual event at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range at the 17th Asian Games at Incheon, South Korea on Tuesday. Star Indian shooter Abhinav Bindra today broke his Asian Games jinx by clinching his first indiv... »
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Bank on royal treatment

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Visiting a bank and waiting for hours to make transactions can often turn out to be tiring. O... »
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Brewing Pacific typhoon will nudge monsoon to wag tail over South India

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The emerging wet session from the monsoon on retreat is being bankrolled by an intense typhoon-i... »

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Palm oil to test supports, rise

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Malaysian palm oil futures on the Bursa Malaysia Derivatives ended lower on Monday but manage... »


Gold-silver ratio signals further bearishness

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Silver price witnessed one of its worst single day fall on Friday. The price of the commo... »


Index outlook: Choppy trading on the cards

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Trading will get volatile next week as indices approach their previous peaks and traders holding... »
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Growth optimism

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The latest assessment of global economic growth released by the OECD on September 15 says tha... »
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Whose money is it anyway?

Parvatha Vardhini C

If you’re a stock market investor, it’s time you began to pay attention to a neglected item o... »
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A new hedging policy with a pragmatic approach

Viral Shah

Hedging is described as business activity which allows a person to mitigate or reduce the ris... »


‘Disruption is needed after disasters’

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EDWARD SIMPSON, Author-anthropologist A natural disaster is a lesson in philosophy, in a way. It offers new insights on life and li... »


Modi to observe strict fast during maiden trip to U.S.


Prime Minister Narendra Modi Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will observe a strict religious fast during his maiden trip... »

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