Maruti Suzuki Chairman RC Bhargava
PTI Maruti Suzuki Chairman RC Bhargava

Is it fair to be told your car just turned scrap: Maruti chief Bhargava


Wondering whether the ban on over 10-year-old diesel vehicles will improve air quality in the natio... »

Medical rep suicide raises concerns on sales pressure

PT Jyothi Datta

Are MRs bearing the brunt of tough targets set by pharma firms? »

Drug overcharging: Cipla told to deposit ₹175 cr

Press Trust of India

Cipla has been asked by the Supreme Court to deposit ₹175.07 crore with regard to cases pertaining ... »

Essar Power may divest gas-based plants in Gujarat

Press Trust of India

Burdened by a whopping ₹20,369-crore debt, private utility Essar Power is looking to sell two of it... »

Power sector acquisitions to get cheaper next year: CESC

Press Trust of India

RP Sanjiv Goenka Group flagship CESC Ltd is expecting acquisition opportunities in the power sector... »

Petroleum Minister Pradhan supports merger of CPCL with IOC

Our Bureau

Union Minister of State (independent charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday indicated that he was in favour of the merger of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) wit... »

Wagh Bakri eyes ₹1,150-cr turnover


Packaged tea firm Wagh Bakri is targeting 15 per cent growth in revenue at ₹1,150 crore this fiscal, thanks to a good monsoon forecast. “Our turnover is ₹1,000 crore and we are looking at an at lea... »

Jmatek to invest ₹100 crore in India


Hong Kong-based Jmatek group, which holds the global licence for Honeywell air coolers, portable air conditioners and dehumidifiers, plans to make India its export hub for South-East Asia, Africa and... »

Union Minister Pradhan for merger of CPCL with IOC

Dharmendra Pradhan

Our Bureau

Union Minister of State (independent charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday indicated that he was in favour of the merger of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd ... »

Rise in financial fraud sour point for foreign investors: report

Our Bureau

 Increase in financial fraud over the past few years has emerged as a sour point for foreign investors in India, a new paper has said.   “This menace could take disastrous proportions i... »

Havells India Q1 net up 36% at Rs 145.58 cr


Electrical goods maker Havells India today reported a 36.27 per cent increase in standalone net profit at Rs 145.58 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2016. The company had posted a net pro... »

Ketto out to channelise more donations for the needy

VARUN SHETH, CEO and Co-founder, Ketto

Abha Bakaya

Ketto is Asia’s largest crowd-funding platform.Over the past three years, the company has managed over 10,000 successful campaigns and raised over ₹40, crore including mobilising close to ₹2 crore fo... »

Biocon Q1 net up 17% on strong revenues across all segments

Our Bureau

On the back of strong growth in biologics, small molecules, research services and branded formulations, Biocon has reported another quarter of steady performance. The Bengaluru-based biotech firm is ... »

Shareholders all praise for Deveshwar’s leadership

Our Bureau

Deveshwar will step down on February 5, 2017, and relinquish the executive role to become a non-executive chairman for of three years. »

Vedanta sweetens Cairn India merger deal for shareholders

Our Bureau

Anil Agarwal-owned Vedanta, which is looking to merge its subsidiary Cairn India with itself, has sweetened the deal for its shareholders. Under the revised offer, Cairn India shareholders will ge... »

ITC looking to invest in cold chains to grow agri-business

Skipper sets up PVC pipes manufacturing unit in Hyderabad

HUL completes sale of rice exports biz to LT Foods

Shift to assembly line approach in striking CBM has paid off: Manish Maheswari

Cairn India keen to merge with Vedanta

JSW Energy ready for more acquisitions: Jindal

Serum Institute eyes European market with new facility; to launch one vaccine a year

ShopClues poised for a strong rural push

The BL Interview

Expect more acquisitions to happen: Crisil

PAWAN AGRAWAL, Chief Analytical Officer, Crisil Ratings

Tanya Thomas

As growth capital dries up from public sector banks, private financiers are stepping in to lift industry out of its rut. Expect more announcements of acquisitions in the future, Pawan Agrawal, Chief A... »

JSW Steel upbeat on demand


JSW Steel expects domestic steel demand to grow about 6 per cent in FY17. “Despite temporary challenges, the country’s long-term outlook for the steel sector continues to be bright. India’s steel s... »

Forevermark bullish on India sales


With diamond prices stabilising globally, De Beers’ jewellery brand Forevermark expects 30 per cent sales growth in India in 2016. “In India the demand has been explosive over the years. We saw abo... »

Tata Metaliks Q1 net jumps 3-fold to Rs 22.42 cr


Tata Metaliks today reported a three-fold jump in standalone net profit at Rs 22.42 crore for the quarter ended June 30. It had clocked a net profit of Rs 7.38 crore in the year-ago period, the fir... »

Religare Enterprises subsidiary exits from US-based affiliates


Religare Enterprises today said its US-based asset management subsidiary has completed the process of exiting from two affiliates in the US. “We would like to inform you that Religare Global Asset ... »

CaratLane names two senior employees as co-founders

Our Bureau

Online jewellery firm CaratLane has made two of its senior employees co-founders of the business. Avnish Anand, Senior Vice-President — Product and Category Management, and G Gurukeerthi, Senior Vice... »

Red FM tunes in to new sector with Redtro station

Bindu D Menon

Following the acquisition of a new radio frequency, Kalanithi Maran-owned Red FM is looking to attract a whole new bunch of listeners and advertisers. The Sun Group company plans to cater to the ’9... »

Innovation kit start-up BiBox to raise $10-20 million

BiBox has created hardware and software to enable children to build any idea into a prototype

Navadha Pandey

Bengaluru-based start-up BiBox, which makes automation kits for school children to build science projects, is set to raise a venture capital round for $10-20 million in the next 6-8 months for expans... »

Maruti Suzuki unveils book on 'Golden Quadrilateral’

S Ronendra Singh

Country's leading passenger vehicle maker, Maruti Suzuki India (MSIL) on Friday paid tribute to India's first modern highway network -- The Golden Quadrilateral -- by unveiling a coffee table book tit... »

NHPC board approves raising ₹ 4,500 cr via corporate bonds


State-owned NHPC today said that its board has approved raising up to ₹ 4,500 crore through issue of corporate bonds on private placement basis.The board of directors of the company at its meeting hel... »

Syngene lines up $200 mn capex to boost manufacturing

ONGC to pay Rs 392 cr additional royalty; Oil India Rs 1,100 cr

Panasonic unveils Solo ovens

JSW Energy pulls out of Monnet Ispat deal; net up 19%

ONGC Videsh arm raises $1 b through unsecured notes

Coca-Cola to expand fizzy fruit juices range

NGT ban will hit consumers: RC Bhargava

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