Tamilnadu govt staff set to get bonanza

Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced formation of a committee to...... Read More >>

Talk on epic character Bhishmar

Chennai: Writer P N Parasuraman will deliver a talk on epic character Bhishmar as part of '...... Read More >>

Overcoming trauma to become donor

Chennai: It is not easy to take a decision at any point in life but the most difficult must be to...... Read More >>

Aguero stars as Man City sink Monaco in thriller

Manchester: Sergio Aguero starred as Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in a breathless and...... Read More >>

Shooters impress new foreign rifle coach

New Delhi: They may not have been setting the stage ablaze in recent times but newly-appointed...... Read More >>




Sensex swings 600 pts on AAP wave

PTI, Wednesday, 11th February 2015
Mumbai: Trading on Dalal Street on Tuesday was marked by extreme volatility as investors tried to gauge the impact of AAP's win in the Delhi state elections but at the end closed 128 points higher, reversing a seven-session slide. The sensex witnessed nearly 600-point swings in intra-day trades and closed at 28,356. Foreign funds remained big sellers with a Rs 1,261-crore net outflow.

Inox Wind's net up

Chennai: Wind energy solutions provider Inox Wind has reported a 2.41 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 103 crore for the December quarter. ... Read More >>

Govt seeks public suggestions for next Budget

New Delhi: The government has invited suggestions from the public for the 2016-17 Budget in its bid to make the exercise more broad-based. ... Read More >>

LYCOS teams up with Apollo group

New Delhi: LYCOS, one of the most widely recognised Internet brands, and Apollo International Limited, of the Apollo Group, signed an agreement to launch a joint venture to provide end-to-end solutions to global brands in deploying custom E-commerce platforms targeting Indian consumers. This ventur... Read More >>

Desi firm to invest in Egypt's agro sector

Cairo: In a major foray into agri-business sector in Africa, Indian corporate Embee International is in the process of acquiring 33,000 acres of land for farming in Egypt where it will invest over Rs 5,000 crore to grow pulses and vegetables.     ... Read More >>

Eicher Motors net profit up 60% at Rs 154 cr for Oct-Dec qtr

New Delhi: Eicher Motors today posted 59.76 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 153.77 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2014. ... Read More >>

RBI keeps interest rates unchanged

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday announced the fourth bimonthly monetary policy review, saying it was keeping policy rates unchanged in a bid to maintain financial and price stability. ... Read More >>

NPCI expects banks to join BHIM

Mumbai: National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) has said it expects all state-run banks to join Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) by month-end.  ... Read More >>

Minister for exempting exports from GST

New Delhi: The Commerce and Industry Ministry has pressed the GST Council to keep exports out of the GST framework and levy lower taxes on labour-intensive sectors like leather, cement and plantation.      ... Read More >>

India becomes largest exporter of beef

New Delhi: The rise of nationalistic Hindu sentiment notwithstanding, India's beef sector will continues to be one of the country's bright spots of agribusiness and will continue to lead the global beef trade in volume, according to Fitch group firm BMI Research. ... Read More >>


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