West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee

Mamata questions CBI probe in Saradha scam, says it's political vendetta

Pratim Ranjan Bose/ Abhishek Law

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday attacked the Centre and alleged that the... »

Don't portray women as a commodity: Sitharaman tells media

A file picture of Nirmala Sitharaman


Criticising the way women are portrayed as a ‘commodity’ in the media, Union Minister Nirmala Si... »

Gandhinagar to host global stainless steel expo in January


The Indian Stainless Steel Development Organisation (ISDO) will hold the world’s biggest integra... »

Obama to be Chief Guest at Republic Day parade

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Barack Obama (file photo)


For the first time, a US President will be the Chief Guest at India’s Republic Day Parade with P... »

Labour unions protest in one voice closure of sick PSUs

DL SACHDEVA, National secretary of AITUC

Central trade unions of all hues are united in their opposition to the proposed closu... »


HFC phase out talks: Lack of consensus over forming contact group

Aesha Datta

The US efforts to form a contact group for negotiating on phasing out of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs... »


CBI’s Additional Director R K Dutta to head 2G case


Additional-Director R K Dutta will now head the CBI probe in the 2G spectrum scam after the Supr... »


Medha Patkar opposes river diversion, interlinking

Our Bureau

The social activist Medha Patkar has said projects such as river diversion and interlinking will... »


Saradha case: Trinamool Congress Minister, MP appear before CBI

Abhishek Law

Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose and the West Bengal Textile Minister, Shyamapada Mukherjee, o... »


Supertech launches affordable housing project

Navadha Pandey

NCR-based real estate player Supertech on Friday announced an affordable housing project 'Basera... »


Brewers’ association wants alcohol under GST purview

Our Bureau

Beer makers in the country have asked the Centre to include alcohol in the GST which will lead t... »



Srinjoy Bose remanded in police custody till Nov 26 14 hr. 14 min. ago

ABI partners with government institutions 14 hr. 33 min. ago

Rs 103 cr disbursed as LPG subsidy since Nov 15 17 hr. 34 min. ago

Don't portray women as a commodity: Sitharaman tells media 18 hr. 28 min. ago

Mamata questions CBI probe in Saradha scam, says it's political vendetta 19 hr. 51 min. ago

Bengal governor says CBI must have 'good reason' to arrest Srinjoy Bose 21 hr. 40 min. ago

Gandhinagar to host global stainless steel expo in January 22 hr. 51 min. ago


Bank of England ‘probes money market rigging’ 11 hr. 12 min. ago

6.2 quake hits central Japan 11 hr. 37 min. ago

Plague outbreak kills 40 people in Madagascar 15 hr. 58 min. ago

Obama encourages ‘best and brightest’ to stay in US 22 hr. 16 min. ago

Samsung files complaint to block Nvidia chips from US 22 hr. 19 min. ago

Aviva in £5.6-bn deal to buy rival Friends Life after pensions shake-up 22 hr. 28 min. ago

Apple $450 mn e-book settlement gets final court approval 22 hr. 33 min. ago

CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430 mn: Study 23 hr. 36 min. ago

Ecuador extends Assange political asylum for ‘as long as necessary’ 23 hr. 45 min. ago


New scheme soon to improve water management in villages: Uma Bharti 13 hr. 19 min. ago

Implement Swaminathan Committee formula: Badal 13 hr. 27 min. ago

Tea estate owner lynched to death in W. Bengal 13 hr. 39 min. ago

Qatar firms to invest $10 billion in AP 13 hr. 46 min. ago

‘Maharashtra govt looking to plug shortcomings in tax system’ 22 hr.


Modi invokes Vajpayee’s ‘dream’, promises development for J&K 11 hr. 19 min. ago


Rosberg edges Hamilton in pole for F1 title decider 11 hr. 30 min. ago


SEBI keen to cut gap between closing of an IPO and listing to 5-6 days 19 hr. 20 min. ago

Regulators adopt 3-pronged strategy to curb ponzi schemes 19 hr. 59 min. ago


SEBI chief defends new delisting norms 14 hr. 43 min. ago

Competition panel begins public scrutiny of Holcim-Lafarge deal 17 hr. 56 min. ago

Khaitan Electricals suspends work at Kolkata unit 19 hr. 45 min. ago


Jaitley says he is against burdening salaried, middle class with more taxes 18 hr. 7 min. ago

Dumping duty imposed on recordable DVDs from China, HK, Chinese Taipei 19 hr. 8 min. ago

Beyond Stocks

Not a clean sweep for new KVP 12 hr. 42 min. ago


Index Outlook: Markets raring to go higher 12 hr. 58 min. ago


Nasscom pegs Hyderabad IT exports at $50 bn by 2025 21 hr. 41 min. ago

Mobiles & Tablets

Datawind’s Rs 2,000 phone launch in a few weeks 13 hr. 57 min. ago


Banks open 7.73 cr Jan Dhan accounts with combined balance of ₹6,092 cr 15 hr. 22 min. ago

Bank unions plan zone-wise relay strike from Dec 2 15 hr. 51 min. ago

UCO Bank to add 50 e-lobbies by March next 16 hr. 31 min. ago

YES Bank not looking at acquisitions as strategy for growth, says CEO Rana Kapoor 16 hr. 41 min. ago

State Bank Group on massive recruitment drive 17 hr. 18 min. ago

Dhanlaxmi Bank independent director quits 19 hr. 49 min. ago


Hopeful of solution on German as third language: Michael Steiner 15 hr. 5 min. ago

Shivakumar to deliver JRD Tata oration at XLRI 15 hr. 35 min. ago

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