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Reliance Q4 net dips 11.5% to Rs 672 cr
RELIANCE Industries Ltd (RIL) has reported an 11.46 per cent fall in net profit at Rs 672 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2002, which, analysts said, reflected the pressure on the company's margins. For the fourth quarter of the ... More

Reliance: Looking at the fine print
RELIANCE Industries' numbers for the year ended March 31, 2002, may appear pretty at first glance. But lift the veil of extraordinary income and the true face of the earnings performance that comes into view would look anything but that. ... More

Reliance Petro Q4 net up 5.5% at Rs 405 cr
RELIANCE Petroleum Ltd (RPL) has reported a 5.46 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 405 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2002 over Rs 384 crore in the corresponding previous period. Net sales were up to Rs 7,620 crore during the ... More

New routes for tax evasion -- Debt tools misuse under scrutiny
THE Finance Ministry is looking into the misuse of debt instruments such as deep discount bonds (DDB) and secured premium notes (SPN), which are emerging as new routes for tax evasion. The Revenue Department has cited the case of a leading ... More

DoT alarmed by phone surrenders
ALARMED at the growing number of telephone surrenders across the country - close to 20 lakh - during the past one year, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has ordered an enquiry to get at the root of the problem. According to top ... More

Basic telephony: Tatas, Hughes resume talks
THE Tatas and the Hughes groups are in talks again over a possible alliance in basic telephony services, three months after their talks were called off in January, and eight months after their first MoU for this purpose was signed in August ... More

ICRA cuts IFCI rating further
DEALING a potentially debilitating blow to the restructuring efforts of IFCI, the rating agency ICRA Ltd on Tuesday announced its heaviest downgrade till date of the trouble-prone institution. While the short and long-term ratings have been ... More

Sinha to meet PM today on Budget proposals
JUST two days before the Finance Ministry tables the official amendments to the Finance Bill 2002, the BJP members of Parliament today stepped up pressure on the Finance Minister Mr Yashwant Sinha to roll back what they termed as ... More

Lok Sabha passes Railway Budget
THE Lok Sabha today passed the Railway Budget with the Railway Minister, Mr Nitish Kumar, saying that a formula had been evolved for sanctioning of rail projects amongst different States on the basis of geographical location and population. The ... More

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