Month-long reprievefor Kerala’s bars

Rajiv Mehrishi takes charge as Economic Affairs Secretary

India conveys concern to Sri Lanka on death sentence to TN fishermen

Wind power installation flat in April-Sept, but industry bullish about future

Petrol, diesel cheaper by about ₹2/litre

Day In Pictures

Ex-Union Carbide chief Warren Anderson passes away

PM flags off ‘run for unity’ on Sardar Patel’s birth anniversary


Australia set to pay polluters to cut emissions


Delta Faucet enters Vijayawada

CBI arrests BJD MLA

Power situation remains grim as demand outstrips supply

Unauthorised transfer of ₹620 cr from Telangana kitty to AP startles officials

Bengal to set up 40 speciality hospitals

Bangalore is now Bengaluru

IGL not to raise prices of CNG and PNG 

Telangana govt warns bankers about unauthorised fund transfers

Krishna Board permits Telangana to use 3 tmcft of water till November 2

Chhattisgarh CM flags off ‘Run for Unity’ marathon

Fadnavis sworn in as Maharashtra CM; Uddhav attends swearing-in

Fiat car sales grow three-fold in Gujarat in two years


Devendra Fadnavis takes over as Maharashtra CM

New CM promises legal framework for govt services

When Sardar Patel stole the thunder from Indira Gandhi

Azam Khan on collision course with SP bosses

Fadnavis to take oath as Maharashtra CM today


CSIR scientist Venkata Mohan wins Bhatnagar Prize


Nifty jumps 100 pts from 8,200 to 8,300 in 5 hours

Shares jump, yen slumps as BoJ cranks up stimulus

The Nifty Call

Titan stock tumbles 7% despite healthy earnings

Japanese shares soar, yen skids after BoJ stuns with fresh easing steps

P M Telelinks appoints independent director

Sensex zooms 519 points to new record-high of 27,866; Nifty jumps 153 points


Markets hit a high on surprise widening of stimulus by Japan

Maiden interim dividend from Tide Water

Company news

Broker's call

Foreign investors accumulate Ranbaxy shares

IDFC makes further ground on NSE, up over 5%

HDFC extends rally, up 4.3% on BSE


Rupee strengthens to 61.36

Currency midday update for Oct 31

Technical forex report for Oct 31

Currency daily report for Oct 31

Rupee trading weak at 61.41


Cotton wilts on weak buying

Quality lends colour to turmeric

Weak arrivals put pulses on the boil

Mixed trend in edible oils

India imports 12,000 t of Australian wheat

Silver rates

Gold rates

Crude oil prices down in Asian trade

Gold & Silver

Gold tanks on global crash; silver sinks

Gold futures down at Rs 26,775 per 10 gm


TVS Motor’s synthetic engine oil

Alstom India Q2 profit triples

Cairn starts polymer injection

Rewarding entrepreneurs’ vision to think and act big

Whirlpool India profit more than doubles to ₹40 cr

‘Indian firms need to create a global brand’

Ex Alstom India MD to appear in UK court in graft case

Nita Ambani to join global war against cancer

GMR -Megawide to manage Philippines intl airport

NMDC Q2 net up 19% at Rs 1567 cr

Suzlon trims Q2 loss by 28% to Rs 528 cr

HAL opens Su-30 (MKI) ROH project stores at Nashik

PFC Q2 net profit jumps 11% at Rs 1,408.58 cr

Hatsun Agro Q2 net falls 66.7% to Rs 10.27 cr

Asian Granito Q2 net up 37%

JSW Energy Q2 net up 95% at ₹319 crore

Grasim Ind consolidated net slips to ₹416-crore in Q2

GAIL net profit jumps 42% to Rs 1,303 cr

Flat tractor sales dentM&M profit in Q2

NTPC's Q2 net profit drops 17%

ITC posts ₹2,425-cr profit in second quarter

GKW appoints 3 independent directors

Gillette lndia net up 17%

P & G Health Care net up 13% at Rs 62 cr


Higher tax refunds put pressure on fiscal deficit

Number of billionaires has doubled since the 2008 financial crisis: Oxfam report

Jaitley expects inflation to dip further; says GDP growth may touch 5.9%

Core sector growth slows down to 1.9 per cent in September

India's recent policy changes could accelerate growth: Moody's

Coalgate: Court grants bail to ex-coal secretary, 2 govt officials

Macro Economy

Higher tax refunds putting pressure on fiscal deficit: Jaitley

Nominal tax on super rich can lift 9 cr out of poverty: report

India's April-Sept fiscal deficit nears 83% of full-year target


Oil Ministry’s ‘Make in India’ plan

Govt sets up panel to roll out `Make in India’ campaign in oil and gas industry


What will it take to clean the Ganga?

M&As shackled by labour laws

Call the Shahi Imam’s bluff


Of risk and return


Manage right

BL Ink

The slow march


Death by design


Celestial cinema



A quiz on unusual jobs and titles


Rising against the elements

More than brooms

Ebola and India


Obediently yours


Farce as the glue

False alarm

From coconut towers to Pahadpur


New York times

The bee all and end all

Green Humour


The Kashmiri

Journalism, seriously?


Mazel tov again

A second wind

The naked truth


Clothing well-to-do India


Cancer care goes free for the poor in Kerala

14 th November: World Diabetes Day

‘Photography and travel help me rejuvenate’

GPs: The disappearing first line of defence

Watch out for lead exposure

TB in the time of Ebola


Clicks overpowered bricks in the retail war this Diwali

Mum’s the word for Instant Messaging apps

Autodesk to invest $100 m on 3D printing firms

Wipro implements CRM solutions for SRL Diagnostics

IBS Soft voted ‘IT Provider of the Year’ for air cargo sector

2G case: Raja, Kanimozhi charged with money laundering

IPAB directs Apple Inc to respond on trademark issue

Sirois is Executive Chairman, OnMobile Global

Social Media

Social media portals apply for ‘.ooo’ domain

Facebook sets up India Client Council

Facebook starts India Client Council


Oilseeds, pulses acreage up in early rabi sowing

Selling pressure dissolves sugar

Now, TN coast may be bracing for a cyclone next week

Rubber skids on slack enquiries

DuPont opens multi-crop research centre in Hyderabad

New director for sugarcane breeding institute in Coimbatore

Prices decline at Kochi tea sale

Nilofar loses cyclone tag; now, Bay could spring a surprise


New ATM usage regime kicks in today

Now, UCO Bank tags Kingfisher Airlines a ‘wilful defaulter’

IDBI Bank net drops 38% in second quarter

Sundaram Finance profit rises 6% in Q2

Vijaya Bank celebrates 84th Foundation Day

IDBI Bank net falls to Rs 118 cr on higher employee cost, provisioning

Karnataka Bank net profit jumps to Rs 88.46 cr

Union Bank Q2 net up 78% at Rs 371 cr

State Banks' staff union meet in Mangalore on Nov 1 & 2


350 national highways to have e-toll collection systems by Dec-end: Gadkari

Vizag logistics park unaffected by cyclone Hudhud

ICICI Bank, Axis Bank tie up for electronic toll collection programme

Real Estate

CII to develop 20 model energy conservation units


Exchange Rate

Dollar Spot Forward Rate

Open-Ended Mutual Funds

MCX-SX Currency Futures

NSE Currency Futures

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