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Centre eases norms for granting extension to top honchos of PSUs, public sector banks

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Doctors correct cardiac problem in foetal baby

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Startup product wins Canadian acclaim

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Indigenously made diagnostic kit for Celiac disease launched

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HC upholds Kerala ban on bars, gives relief to 4-star hotels


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Satyam case verdict likely on Dec 23 10 hr. 6 min. ago

For Japanese camera majors, no ‘Make in India’, yet 10 hr. 46 min. ago

Centre eases norms for granting extension to top honchos of PSUs, public sector banks 10 hr. 54 min. ago

I-T Dept should not lose sight of domestic black money: Jaitley 10 hr. 56 min. ago

Day In Pictures 14 hr. 12 min. ago

Apex court stays defamation case proceedings against Swamy 20 hr. 40 min. ago

Govt offices in New Delhi area to close at 2 pm today 22 hr. 13 min. ago

Startup product wins Canadian acclaim 11 hr. 17 min. ago


Tata group invests in Swiss solar company Flisom 18 hr. 22 min. ago

Gold falls to 3-week low after Fed ends bond-buying 19 hr. 20 min. ago

Shell beats Q3 earnings expectations, appoints new chairman 20 hr. 22 min. ago

Samsung seeks smartphone revamp to arrest profit slide 22 hr. 2 min. ago

Fed ends bond-buying, shows confidence in US recovery 22 hr. 53 min. ago


Court upholds ban on liquor in Kerala 10 hr. 35 min. ago

Indigenously made diagnostic kit for Celiac disease launched 11 hr. 32 min. ago

Bengal sets up task force to develop Sagar Islands as tourism destination 11 hr. 7 min. ago

HDFC arm, Singapore firm invest in Bangalore residential project 11 hr. 36 min. ago

Recruitment fair in Dindigul 11 hr. 46 min. ago

Glenworth launches Premium green tea 11 hr. 47 min. ago

Odisha e-auctions iron ore 11 hr. 43 min. ago

SAYes Summit in Bangalore 12 hr. 28 min. ago

TDSAT asks MSOs to lift blockade of TV9 in a week 12 hr. 50 min. ago

AP to acquire 17 village lands for capital city  12 hr. 50 min. ago

SunEdison, Azure, Welspun, win solar projects in Karnataka 13 hr. 57 min. ago

Gujarat govt appoints D J Pandian as next chief secretary 14 hr. 39 min. ago

Heritage tag proposed for Pokkalai fields 12 hr. 35 min. ago

HC upholds Kerala ban on bars, gives relief to 4-star hotels 17 hr. 5 min. ago

Yamaha Training School to be set up engineering institute 18 hr. 12 min. ago

SAYes gets taste of Bangalore's unique entrepreneurial ecosystem 19 hr. 36 min. ago

Kerala signs pact with recycling company to collect, process e-waste 21 hr. 12 min. ago


Sena still dithering on BJP ties 10 hr. 51 min. ago

Congress slams Jaitley for remarks on CAG 10 hr. 52 min. ago

It’s a no-show Friday for Mumbai’s chai-wallahs 10 hr. 53 min. ago

Cong faces lonely battle in J&K, Jharkhand 10 hr. 54 min. ago


Doctors correct cardiac problem in foetal baby 14 hr. 15 min. ago

Satheesh Reddy conferred fellowship of Royal Aeronautical Society 17 hr.

MoU signed for growing breeder seed 17 hr. 58 min. ago


Sensex up 93 points in early trade 12 min. ago

NSE cuts Nifty Futures lot size to 25 12 hr. 24 min. ago

Power Mech Projects plans IPO, files prospectus 14 hr. 53 min. ago

Dollar surges as Fed ends QE on hawkish note 17 hr. 13 min. ago

Retail investors flock to equity MF schemes 18 hr. 4 min. ago

P-Note investments climb to 3-month high at $36 bn in Sept 18 hr. 53 min. ago

The Nifty call: Buy in declines 20 hr. 29 min. ago

Raymond shares slump 5% on weak results 20 hr. 47 min. ago

Tech Mahindra shares surge 5% on Q2 earnings 20 hr. 51 min. ago

Asian stocks fall, dollar surges on Fed's hawkish twist 23 hr. 5 min. ago


Sensex, Nifty touch new highs 10 hr. 38 min. ago

Supreme Petrochem buyback offer ends 11 hr. 54 min. ago

Q2 show augers well for Bharti Airtel 11 hr. 59 min. ago

Forbes & Company board gives nod to new project in Mumbai 12 hr. 3 min. ago

Friday braces for key company results 11 hr. 57 min. ago

Mayur Uniquoters board to announce second interim 12 hr.

Godfrey Phillips board meets on Nov 9 12 hr. 1 min. ago

Broker's call 12 hr. 4 min. ago

SBI stock split: Nov 21 is record date 12 hr. 18 min. ago


Currency midday update for Oct 30 19 hr. 31 min. ago

Technical forex report for Oct 30 21 hr. 22 min. ago

Currency daily report for Oct 30 21 hr. 29 min. ago

Rupee trading weak at 61.44 23 hr. 27 min. ago


Turmeric prices improve on demand 12 hr. 4 min. ago

Drop in freight rates drags sugar 12 hr. 5 min. ago

Gold under pressure as most supports weaken 12 hr. 5 min. ago

Corrective rally likely in MCX-crude oil 12 hr. 11 min. ago

Sell gold if it rallies to $1,220-25/ounce 12 hr. 14 min. ago

Over the long-term, silver investments will be beneficial 12 hr. 19 min. ago

Export buying lifts jeera 12 hr. 8 min. ago

Currency volatility keeps off edible oil stockists 12 hr. 8 min. ago

Outlook turns bullish for mustard, oil 12 hr. 2 min. ago

Pepper continues to stay hot 12 hr. 33 min. ago

Silver rates 21 hr. 37 min. ago

Gold rates 21 hr. 40 min. ago

Crude oil prices down in Asia 22 hr. 44 min. ago

Gold & Silver

Gold futures down at Rs 26,876 per 10 gm 20 hr. 58 min. ago

Today's Pick

Sadbhav Engineering (₹230.95) 12 hr. 6 min. ago


JLR opens £500-million engine plant in the UK 10 hr. 48 min. ago

Auto parts maker Wheels India to focus on exports to sustain growth 11 hr. 3 min. ago

EIH Ltd reports ₹1.31-cr loss 11 hr. 9 min. ago

Bosch strike: Global chairman seeks proactive labour reforms 11 hr. 12 min. ago

PowerGrid commissions Nellore-Kurnool 765-kV double circuit line 11 hr. 34 min. ago

HCC Q2 drops 78% 11 hr. 40 min. ago

Insecticides India posts 66% rise in Q2 profit 11 hr. 43 min. ago

TCI Sanmar to invest $150 m to expand Egypt chemical complex 10 hr. 59 min. ago

NHPC net down 3% on higher finance costs 11 hr. 10 min. ago

Titan net profit up 28.6% 11 hr. 5 min. ago

Shriram City Union Q2 net up 8.4% at Rs 137.8 cr 13 hr. 1 min. ago

Taj GVK posts Rs 85 lakh loss in Q2 14 hr. 5 min. ago

Thermax bags Rs 321 crore project 14 hr. 13 min. ago

Energy conservation helped Indian companies save Rs 3,300 cr, says CII 14 hr. 28 min. ago

BP to work with govt on ‘premium’ prices for natural gas 14 hr. 31 min. ago

Ambuja cements Q3 net up 44% 14 hr. 35 min. ago

Nava Bharat Ventures Q2 net lower at Rs 32 cr 15 hr. 23 min. ago

Toshiba, ECIL bag weather radar system order from IMD 15 hr. 49 min. ago

Japanese delegation meets SAIL officials 16 hr. 5 min. ago

Ajanta Pharma Q2 net up 41% at Rs 78.63 cr 16 hr. 52 min. ago

Jubilant Foodworks’ Q2 net down 13% 17 hr. 29 min. ago

IIL net profit jumps 66% in Q2 18 hr. 49 min. ago

Cost-control cements ACC profit 62% 19 hr. 14 min. ago

Better sales, cost cutting drive up Maruti’s net 29% 19 hr. 37 min. ago

Neuland Labs’ Q2 net up at Rs 5 cr 22 hr. 45 min. ago


Austerity drive cuts out first-class air travel, 5-star hotel meetings for babus 10 hr. 45 min. ago

India's universal healthcare rollout to cost $26 bn 17 hr. 20 min. ago

Govt cuts non-Plan expenditure by 10%, bans creation of new posts 18 hr. 59 min. ago

McKinsey identifies 49 metropolitan clusters that could be growth hotspots 20 hr. 13 min. ago

Arvind Mayaram shunted again, now he will be Minority Affairs Secretary 21 hr. 45 min. ago

Macro Economy

Japan offers assistance in transport 10 hr. 5 min. ago


The Hygiene Imperative 11 hr. 18 min. ago

Dollar's rally boosts reserves 11 hr. 38 min. ago

A granular look at the Great Indian Market 11 hr. 45 min. ago

Ministry’s rider on IISCO 11 hr. 48 min. ago


Beginning of the end 11 hr. 52 min. ago

Vidya Ram

JLR plant will create 1,400 jobs 11 hr. 41 min. ago

S S Tarapore

Enough of this exchange rate machismo 11 hr. 33 min. ago


Stash abroad 11 hr. 28 min. ago


Defer auctions till you get enough spectrum: telecom companies to Centre 10 hr. 42 min. ago

Increase in data usage propels Airtel’s profit to 3-year high 11 hr. 39 min. ago

SAP focusing on software and cloud marketplace in India 11 hr. 50 min. ago

Myntra to marry fashion, tradition in Wedding Store 11 hr. 31 min. ago

Airtel Q2 net shoots up to Rs 1,383 cr 16 hr. 14 min. ago

Satyam case deferred to Dec 23 21 hr. 18 min. ago

MphasiS posts Rs 160.2-cr net profit 21 hr. 31 min. ago

Auto Focus

Fiat ‘crosses-over’ with the Avventura 11 hr. 53 min. ago

Skoda India begins putting its house in order 11 hr. 56 min. ago

Bosch optimistic about Indian market 11 hr. 57 min. ago

Yamaha revs up plans for low-cost bike 11 hr. 58 min. ago

The difference between a chain, belt and shaft drive 12 hr. 7 min. ago

Alto automatic set to change market mindset 12 hr. 19 min. ago

Other Gadgets

An umbrella that uses air to keep you dry 22 hr. 54 min. ago


Sagar Mahabaleshwarkar’s Creative Showcase 12 hr. 33 min. ago

It rained patakhas and discounts! 13 hr. 44 min. ago

Scaling peaks 13 hr. 51 min. ago

They shopped with great gusto 13 hr. 57 min. ago

The season of opportunism 14 hr.

From dowry to disposables 14 hr. 9 min. ago

The optimism is cautious 14 hr. 11 min. ago

The trivial melts 14 hr. 17 min. ago

The marketer’s rural superhero 14 hr. 24 min. ago

Brands on the blacklist 14 hr. 27 min. ago

How to become a quality brand 14 hr. 32 min. ago

Why customer service sucks in India 14 hr. 36 min. ago

adverb 14 hr. 41 min. ago

Small gift, big winner 14 hr. 44 min. ago


Students now head to Victoria, Australia, for sports education 15 hr. 42 min. ago

IIMA's PGPX to host ConneXions 2014 23 hr. 32 min. ago


Solution soon to yellow leaf disease in arecanut 10 hr. 59 min. ago

States set to control functioning of spot commodity markets 11 hr. 2 min. ago

Don’t buy wheat from States levying higher taxes, says farm costs panel 11 hr. 3 min. ago

Hudhud effect: Layer poultry suffers ₹100 cr loss 11 hr. 5 min. ago

Crop Care Federation questions NPOF data  14 hr. 29 min. ago

Icrisat scientist gets Japanese award 16 hr. 54 min. ago

Sugar output estimated at 250.5 lakh t during 2014-15 18 hr. 10 min. ago

Nilofar may weaken as depression near Gujarat coast: India Met 23 hr. 50 min. ago


LICI inks MoU with UBI 10 hr. 43 min. ago

SBT net dips 65% as higher NPA provisioning bites 11 hr. 26 min. ago

ICICI Bank: Higher slippages a concern 11 hr. 34 min. ago

New India Assurance net rises 40% to ₹899 crore 11 hr. 29 min. ago

Tata AIA  appoints new MD & CEO 11 hr. 25 min. ago

Tata AIA Life appoints Naveen Tahilyani as CEO and MD 14 hr. 44 min. ago

Manappuram Finance net up 73 per cent at ₹76.43 cr in Q2 14 hr. 58 min. ago

Tata AIA Life appoints Naveen Tahilyani as CEO and MD 16 hr. 33 min. ago

Vijaya Bank raises Rs 500 cr through bonds 16 hr. 48 min. ago

ICICI Bank Q2 report card: Higher slippages a concern ​ 16 hr. 57 min. ago

IOB reports Q2 loss at Rs 245 cr 17 hr. 8 min. ago

Robust growth in loans lifts YES Bank net 30% in Q2 18 hr. 5 min. ago

Axis Bank launches online outward money transfer in 100 currencies 18 hr. 8 min. ago

Allahabad Bank net profit halves to Rs 141 cr 19 hr. 5 min. ago

ICICI Bank Q2 net up 15% on stable interest income, loan growth 19 hr. 34 min. ago

Andhra Bank net doubles 20 hr. 1 min. ago

Modi to meet bank chiefs on November 5 23 hr. 31 min. ago


Bengal Aerotropolis airport project hits fresh land hurdle 10 hr. 41 min. ago

Rail unions oppose rejig 12 hr. 22 min. ago

Japan offers assistance in intelligent transport systems 16 hr. 1 min. ago

NMPT begins coastal cargo operations to Lakshadweep 19 hr. 15 min. ago

Safran in R&D partnerships with Indian academic institutes 19 hr. 52 min. ago

Vizag port resumes cargo operations 20 hr. 6 min. ago

Gati Q2 net up at Rs 12.5 cr 20 hr. 31 min. ago

Concor profits slide on changes in depreciation rate 20 hr. 51 min. ago

Vizhinjam port gets viability grant funding from Centre


Goa govt suspends water sports after death of Russian tourists 20 hr. 50 min. ago


Safran in R&D partnership 12 hr. 39 min. ago

ReNewIT’s new initiative for students in govt schools 14 hr. 59 min. ago

Aspada commits Rs 11 cr to Xamcheck 21 hr. 31 min. ago

Real Estate

Construction FDI: opening the doors to home developers, buyers 10 hr. 46 min. ago

Opening the floor for development 17 hr. 17 min. ago

Property prices likely to remain stable: survey 21 hr. 44 min. ago

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