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Mumbai: India's fifth largest cellular operator Idea Cellular Wednesday formally announced it would pick up 40.8 percent stake in Spice...more>>
Thursday, 26 June 2008, 02:55 IST
New Delhi: The EW India Islamic Index comprising publicly listed companies, which are Shariah compliant, was launched here Wednesday to attract...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) has posted its highest ever net profit of Rs.167.02 billion ($4 billion) for 2007-08 against Rs.156.42...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Moscow: Russia's nuclear industry is open to both domestic and foreign investors, a Russian deputy prime minister told an international nuclear...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Commercial banks are likely to raise prime lending rates (PLR) after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday hiked both the repo rate and...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: India's Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has signed an agreement with the United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based Crescent Petroleum to start joint...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (UPSRTC) plans to install Global Positioning Systems (GPS) in its buses, an official...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Information technology major Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has bagged a contract from the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) to design and...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
Helsinki: Finnish mobile phone giant Nokia announced Tuesday its aim to acquire 100 percent ownership of British software company Symbian, making a...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New Delhi: JK Tyre and Industries Ltd has acquired 100 percent shares of Mexican tyre company Tornel along with its subsidiaries for Rs.2.7 billion...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New York: As Bill Gates prepares to walk away later this week from Microsoft to focus on his $37-billion charitable foundation, the company he...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court Monday directed Britain's Vodafone to file a rejoinder to the Indian income-tax department's response after the...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New York: India and China, two of the investors' biggest darlings not so long ago, are among the world's worst-performing stock markets this year,...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New Delhi: The central government Monday announced a minimum loan relief of Rs.20,000 to farmers residing in desert and drought-prone areas spread...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New Delhi: Investors are preferring debt market and mutual funds to equities, mainly because of the high volatile nature of the equity markets,...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
Chennai: Indian and Italian tanners' associations Monday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to improve skills and efficiency of the leather...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 16:23 IST
New Delhi: India and Myanmar Tuesday signed four economic cooperation agreements, demonstrating the expanding partnership between the two...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 15:38 IST
Kolkata: Insurance major Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) plans to achieve 50 percent growth in the first premium income (FPI) this...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 15:36 IST
Washington: In a unique venture, people across the globe are cooperating to fight cancer using a concept known as grid computing. Grid computing...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 15:34 IST
Bangalore: Networking major Cisco Tuesday unveiled a social learning network platform for the global IT community aimed at talent development to...more>>
Wednesday, 25 June 2008, 15:29 IST
Kabul: Afghanistan's Taliban militants made profits worth more than $100 million from illicitly grown poppy for the opium trade, the UN drugs...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Colombo: The Lanka Indian Oil Corporation Tuesday decided to bring down the price of diesel by 10 Sri Lankan rupees. Petroleum Minister A.H.M....more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: India's largest private carrier Jet Airways has posted a net loss after tax of $63.26 million (Rs.2.53 billion) during the fiscal year 2008...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Realty major Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd (HDIL) is making foray into broadcasting by acquiring 51 percent holding Sri...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Riyadh: The Saudi Organization for Industrial Estates and Technology Zones (SOIETZ) will build an industrial zone inside a prison, south of Riyadh,...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: A nine-,member delegation from the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) left for the US Monday night on a three-day visit in an annual...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Singapore's Indivest Pte Ltd will invest Rs.9 billion in Reid and Taylor, a subsidiary of Indian textile firm S. Kumars Nationwide Ltd...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Downside risks to the Indian rupee still persists despite some suspected interventions in the foreign exchange market by the country's...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Agartala: The state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has awarded a Rs.22.07 billion power generation contract to a consortium...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Talent development and training corporation NIIT Ltd has entered into an alliance with Infospectrum India Pvt Ltd to integrate the...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Construction major GMR proposes to invest Rs.310 billion($7.75 billion) to acquire the refinery and petrochemical plant being planned by...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
Washington: Students from low-income groups who use MySpace and Facebook are as technologically proficient as their richer counterparts, according...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
Chennai: Venture capital companies partnering private equity to establish business alliances and utilising external boards can act as corporate...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
Chennai: Availability of finance and the changing economic scenario globally may see a drop in overseas acquisitions by Indian companies. A deal...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: Driven by increasing investments, the Indian fashion industry is expected to reach Rs.7.5 billion by 2012, almost double its current...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Railways, one of India's largest employers, is managing its crew better - thanks to the Crew Management System (CMS) which...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
Bangalore: Saudi Arabia's leading point-of-sales (PoS) solutions provider Intersoft will outsource its retail software solution to Bangalore-based...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New York: Reliance Industries USA, part of the Mukesh Ambani-led Indian conglomerate, plans to set up its first plant in the U.S. in North Carolina...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: Despite strong growth, India lags far behind other BRIC countries in social sector achievements, spending lowest on education and...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: Ranbaxy Laboratories CEO Malvinder Singh, who will earn some Rs.100 billion ($2.4 billion) from selling his family's stake in the...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
New Delhi: Genesis Colors, the holding company of several designer brands including Satya Paul and lingerie brand Bwitch, will go for a public...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 17:47 IST
Mumbai: Sterlite Technologies, manufacturers of power transmission conductors and optical fibre and telecom cables, has bagged two contracts worth...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 15:43 IST
Paris: French defence and electronics major Thales hopes to double its India business from 250 million to 500 million euros in the next five years...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 15:40 IST
Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka came under attack from the opposition Monday over the police killing of a...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 15:39 IST
Mumbai: The country's leading private sector power company Tata Power has posted a net profit of Rs.8.69 billion ($207 million) for 2007-08 against...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 15:11 IST
Jeddah: The world's top oil producing and consuming nations have embarked on a new dialogue to bring under control the spiralling prices that have...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 01:45 IST
Bangalore: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Karnataka will soon come out with a policy to take the benefits of information technology...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 01:45 IST
Kuala Lumpur: Indian origin businessman Ramesh Chugani is an unusual entrant to a Malaysian Batik-making competition, Piala Seri Iman, as the first...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 01:44 IST
Hyderabad: Mei Ta Group, a Taiwan-based company, will set up an auto component manufacturing base in Andhra Pradesh at a cost of Rs.6 billion ($143...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Chennai: The Indian arm of French float-glass manufacturer Saint-Gobain is setting up a 300,000 tonne plant at Bhiwadi in Rajasthan with an...more>>
Tuesday, 24 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Jeddah: India has sought support from Nigeria to help Indian companies find more exploration blocks in the African nation's hydrocarbon sector....more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Bhubaneswar: A division bench of the Orissa High Court Monday posted the next hearing of villagers' plea against land acquisition for the proposed...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 19:30 IST
London: Multinationals in the UK, and Europe in general, looking to invest in India, will keenly watch the Vodaphone tax case that comes up for a...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: In the wake of rocketing crude oil prices, petroleum secretary M.S. Srinivasan said Monday that India, Pakistan and Iran will meet next...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: The Rs.550-million Raj Television Network Ltd Monday launched its first Tamil news channel, called Raj News 24x7. The channel will...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: Leading Ahmedabad-based biopharma company Intas Biopharmaceuticals (IBPL) has acquired U.S.-based Biologics Process Development...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 17:25 IST
Asansol: The country's first grid-connected 2 MW solar power project will start functioning here from December, West Bengal Green Energy...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 17:16 IST
Ahmedabad: Gujarat-based Charotar Institute of Technology-Changa (CITC) announced Saturday that it has tied up with SpaceTech Consultants for...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 17:08 IST
Chennai: Computer giant IBM has launched yet another academic programme, this time to help university faculty instil modern-day skills among...more>>
Monday, 23 June 2008, 17:03 IST
London: An Indian technology and alternative energy group has been crowned 'Energy Champion' of the world by a prestigious British environmental...more>>
Sunday, 22 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Jeddah: Kuwait will raise its oil output if the market needs it, its oil minister told reporters Sunday in the Saudi Red Sea port of Jeddah where a...more>>
Sunday, 22 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Inflation will remain at over seven percent till the year-end, says a survey by a prominent Indian industry lobby that attributes the...more>>
Sunday, 22 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Canberra: India and Australia will sign two important treaties - on extradition and mutual legal assistance - Monday during External Affairs...more>>
Sunday, 22 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Jeddah: The world's top oil producing and consuming countries have called for increased investments in oil production as well as greater...more>>
Sunday, 22 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Washington: Particles called excitons that emit a strong pulse of energy as they decay could soon enable a new and faster mode of computing,...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: India's annual inflation rate touched a 13-year high of 11.05 percent for the week ended June 7, the same week during which the central...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: After days of denial and speculations, Delhi-based realtor Parsvnath has acknowledged its tie-up with the Sabeer Bhatia-promoted Rs.18...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
Washington: Microsoft has announced the acquisition of Navic Networks, a leading provider of television advertising solutions founded by Chet...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: CrazyPricing Online Services, a Delhi based Information Technology and Consumer Electronics retail chain, has announced that it has made...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: Indian telephone customers may soon be able to make cheaper telephone calls within the country using the Internet infrastructure. Global...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
San Francisco: The new version of the Firefox browser was downloaded over eight million times in its first 24 hours of release in what organizers...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (RADAG), which is engaged in consolidation talks with the South African telecom major MTN,...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
New Delhi: Foreign private equity firm NYLIM Jacob Ballas India Fund is about to buy 21.5 percent equity stake in Devyani International (DI), a...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 16:57 IST
Bangalore: Fortinet, a provider of unified threat management (UTM) solutions, has announced it has acquired IPLocks' database security products and...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:53 IST
San Francisco: Professional networking site LinkedIn raised $53 million from investors in a fourth round funding, giving the company an estimated...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:53 IST
Oxford: Montek Singh Ahluwalia, the deputy chairman of India's Planning Commission, was Wednesday conferred an honorary doctorate by Britain's...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
Mumbai: Indian investors seem to b e indifferent to the bonds issued by Uncle Sam. Between April 2007 and April 2008 U.S. treasuries held by Indian...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
Mumbai: Seeking a way out of the melting market and plummeting property prices, realty majors like Akruti City, Omaxe, Sobha Developers, among...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
Bangalore: Hughes, a global provider of satellite broadband services, Managed Network Services and products for businesses, governments and...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
Bangalore: India is likely to see the largest growth in its share of foreign investment, and become the world leader for investment in...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
Pune: Germany-based enterprise resource planning (ERP) software provider SAP Wednesday announced its plans to acquire Visiprise, a provider of...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:50 IST
London: Do you know that Saturday is the 60th birthday of the world's first modern computer? Manchester Baby, a computer that could store a...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:38 IST
New Delhi: Minister for Urban Development Jaipal Reddy said Thursday that the Expenditure Finance Committee (EFC) has approved a new scheme for...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:37 IST
London: Tata has said it will invest 700 million pounds in Jaguar Land Rover, creating 600 jobs. The Indian company said it will recruit...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:37 IST
Mumbai: Engineering and construction heavyweight Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has bagged orders worth Rs.10 billion ($250 million) for supplying...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:36 IST
New Delhi: ExlService Holdings (EXL), a provider of transformation and outsourcing solutions, has announced a series of new client wins in the...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:32 IST
Bangalore: Wal-Mart, the world's biggest retailer, plans to set up a captive IT/ITeS unit in India's tech capital, with the potential to create...more>>
Saturday, 21 June 2008, 01:26 IST
Bangalore: IBM announced the first of its kind initiative – Drona Partner Programme – aimed at empowering faculty members with right resources to...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 23:14 IST
Toronto: Canada's Scotiabank has inked a pact with HDFC Bank to reach out to customers in India. Unveiling the new agreement at the launch of...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Essar Shipping Ports and Logistics posted a turnover of Rs.223.7 billion ($557.75 million) in 2007-08, reflecting a 33 percent rise in...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: IBS Software Services, which provides IT solutions to the travel, transportation and logistics sectors, is trying to emerge as...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: A survey by PriceGrabber.com, a part of Experian, which explores iPhone purchasing trends and smartphone pricing history, says that 54...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: The U.S. automobile giant Ford Motor Co proposes to launch its small car for the Indian market by 2010 and will set up a new unit soon...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:40 IST
New Delhi: Despite a marginal slowdown in growth, India still ranks second after Norway in consumer confidence and their attitude towards...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:40 IST
Mumbai: Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) will set up an advisory committee for mutual funds, a top official said here...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:40 IST
Mumbai: Tarang Software Technologies, a leading provider of point of sale (PoS) and mobile payment solutions, Thursday announced that it has...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:19 IST
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to defer introduction of credit derivatives following adverse developments in international...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:15 IST
New York: Anil Anand, former chief financial officer of Allied Deals, was sentenced to the time served - seven months in prison - and ordered to...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 17:14 IST
Chennai: IT service provider Steria has launched a Leadership School, the Certificate of Global Business Leadership, in partnership with U21Global...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 01:49 IST
Chennai: Eicher Motors managing director and chief executive Siddhartha Lal says the twin-spark technology - the issue behind a court battle...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Kolkata: Battery manufacturing major Exide Industries has acquired 51 percent stake in Leadage Alloys India, a lead smelting company near...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Chennai: MindTree, a global IT and R&D Services company, has opened its own development center, MindTree Coromandel, in Chennai. MindTree...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
New Delhi: The soaring food prices and the global energy crisis that are glaring at us today have proved many optimists of the past to be wrong....more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
California: Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, will make a $50 million investment in SpectraWatt, an independent company, which...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
California: Cortina Systems, a fast-growing leader of intelligent communication solutions, has announced a definitive agreement to acquire Storm...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Malta: Work will be launched on SmartCity Kochi, the integrated township with a SEZ for knowledge-based industries, by the year-end, according to...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Mumbai: Tata Communications International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Communications, will be acquiring 50 percent equity interest in the...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Hyderabad: Researchers at NXP Semiconductor is working towards to transform people's life in rural areas by offering them access to services of...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Mumbai: Foreign investors may keep themselves away from Indian realty as lower asset prices in the U.S. and the potential for better returns there...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
New Delhi: In the coming years, China, followed by India will be a top destination for sourcing for the retail and the consumer sectors. As per...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:53 IST
Mumbai: Hotel Leelaventure Thursday announced a consolidated profit after tax (PAT) of Rs.1.49 billion ($34.74 million) 2007-08, compared to...more>>
Friday, 20 June 2008, 00:36 IST
New Delhi: Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Thursday said financial services must reach all sections of society, particularly those living in...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Railways Minister Lalu Prasad Thursday agreed on the need to increase the number of freight trains between India and Pakistan. After...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: A business delegation from Indonesia Thursday signed four agreements with Indian companies for footwear, automotive and snack products....more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Eastern Software System, India's premier ERP company offering technology solutions and services to clients worldwide, has announced the...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: P.T. Kuppuswamy, chief executive and managing director of Karur Vysya Bank Ltd (KVB), disagrees with those who say small banks have a...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
London: India's Jet Airways is considered among the top carrier brands, according to a consumer survey, but the real winner is a single-plane...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: The Karnataka government Thursday reduced sales tax by three percent on petrol and two percent on diesel to give marginal relief to...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Syria had a lot of expectations from a "rising India" and looked forward to increasing trade with the country, Syrian President Bashar...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 17:34 IST
Bangalore: The Indian arm of SAP has emerged as the fastest growing subsidiary of ERP software giant SAP. In the first quarter of 2008, SAP India...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 17:34 IST
Dubai: Only 20 percent of the family businesses in the Middle East are planning to go public, according to a new survey. Though half the...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 17:34 IST
New Delhi: Despite missing the $160 billion merchandise export target for 2006-07, India will certainly achieve the goal set for this year,...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 17:34 IST
New Delhi: Queues will soon be a thing of the past in Delhi High Court as Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) would be installed in the court premises to...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 17:08 IST
New Delhi: Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) major Genpact has entered into a joint venture with NIIT to launch the 'NIIT Institute of Process...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 02:15 IST
New York: An Indian American company specialising in infrastructure projects in India has won a $103 million contract to build rural roads in the...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
New Delhi: Anticipating a record harvest and procurement of paddy in the coming season, a top official Tuesday said the current ban on export of...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
California: Experts at the inaugural 'New York University business forum on India' expressed misgivings about the country’s so-far enviable growth...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Mumbai: Leading global investment banking firm Goldman Sachs (GS) has acquired a minority stake in Sterling and Wilson (S&W), a part of the...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Sydney: This harbour city of Australia will be the launch pad for British private health insurer Bupa's expansion into India and China. Bupa...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
New Delhi: The Indian Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) industry is expected to be worth $10 billion by 2012, according to a report released...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Chennai: Bangalore-based ProSIM, an engineering and R&D services company with interests in product design, development and stress analysis using...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
New Delhi: Networking solutions giant Cisco is embracing a new strategy to build- operate and transfer an IP-based network for the operators. As...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Chennai: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India may take on Ratan Tata's Nano with its own low-price car, reported Business Standard....more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Mumbai: A years respite the IT companies have got on the extension of tax sops for STPI units seems to be a bubble as proposed tax exemption from...more>>
Thursday, 19 June 2008, 00:50 IST
Mumbai: Commercial vehicles manufacturer Ashok Leyland (AL) Tuesday said the company would invest around Rs.30 billion ($714.3 million) in the next...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 23:42 IST
Ahmedabad: The Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (Amul) has registered 22.9 percent growth to reach a record turnover of Rs.52.55...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 23:39 IST
Abu Dhabi: The United Arab Emirates-based satellite services provider Thuraya has announced its third satellite Thuraya-3 is ready for commercial...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 23:21 IST
Kolkata: Power producer Damodar Valley Corporation's (DVC) consolidated profit after tax declined to Rs.11.26 billion during the fiscal ended March...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 20:57 IST
Pune: Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton (NYSE:ETN) announced it has received the CALSTART 2008 Blue Sky Award for innovation and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 20:53 IST
London: UB Group of India has developed the technology and been granted the US patent for manufacturing diet whisky and vodka, chairman Vijay...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: Industrial units in the national capital region (NCR), comprising Delhi and adjoining areas, spend Rs.14 billion annually on generator...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Ahmedabad: Expanding its presence in the telecom networking sector, the Gujarat-based Sintex Industries Limited has acquired Digvijay Communication...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Bangalore: IT major Citrix Systems will invest $200 million (Rs 8.5 billion) to expand its research and development (R&D) operations in India, a...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
London: Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMGG), an international research organisation, is to boost its links with the Confederation of Indian Industry...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Dubai: Indians comprise 42.5 percent of the total labour force in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and most of them are in the blue-collar category....more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: Riding the increase in sales of its lifestyle bikes Bullet, Thunderbird, and Electra, Eicher Motors Ltd will increase the production...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: After a slowdown in industrial production, the growth in the output of six core sectors, including crude oil refining, coal and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chandigarh: Manmeet Singh, 28, from Amritsar sells his chess boards globally as does a young entrepreneur from Jalandhar who sells sports...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: India's direct tax collections continued to grow at a robust pace to log a 71.28 percent rise in the first two months of this fiscal at...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: Integrated multi modal logistics company Sical Logistics has closed fiscal 2008 with a turnover of Rs.7.1 billion and a net profit of...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New York: The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group is close to clinching a deal with the Steven Spielberg-founded Hollywood studio DreamWorks to...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Tata Communications net profit dipped to $2.5 million (Rs.100 million) during the fiscal 2008 compared to $3.75 million (Rs.150 million)...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: In order to offset the effect of climate change and rising energy cost, a government agency has proposed the creation of a fund that...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Kolkata: SREI Infrastructure Finance Monday posted a 58 percent rise in its consolidated net profit after tax for fiscal 2007-08 and declared a 12...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:39 IST
Bangalore: Indian satellites will alert state agencies and the public about imminent natural disasters through direct-to-home (DTH) television...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:39 IST
Bangalore: PBEL Property Development, (a joint venture of Israel-based Property and Building Corporation (PBC), Electra Real estate (ERE) and...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:39 IST
New Delhi: The outlook for initial public issue offerings is expected to remain sluggish this year on account of high inflation and economic...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:39 IST
Chennai: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) announced Tuesday that it will organise a two-day conference in Chennai June 20-21 focusing on...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:24 IST
New Delhi: Comverse, a global supplier of software and systems enabling network-based multimedia enhanced communication and billing services, has...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:20 IST
New Delhi: Peekamo, a free text messaging social networks announced the launch of its mobile social network service. The launch marks the...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 17:20 IST
Toronto: Canadian Defence Minister Peter MacKay has made a strong pitch for routing India-Canada trade via the Atlantic Gateway on its east coast...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:29 IST
New Delhi: Mobile network operators support the government's decision to introduce sub-operators, they said at an open house discussion organised...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New Delhi: Mumbai-based Zoom Developers announced Monday that it has won a contract from Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corp (IRCTC) to...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New York: U.S. investment bank Lehman Brothers said Monday it suffered a net loss of some $2.8 billion, or $5.14 per share, in the second quarter...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
Mumbai: Tata Steel and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Rawmet Ferrous Industries Ltd, will collaborate with vehicle dealer Jasper Industries to set up...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
Mumbai: The shares of Reliance Communications, which is in tie-up talks with South African telecom giant MTN, fell 1.7 percent Monday over a rival...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
Bangalore: Bangalore based Jivox, the first self-service online video advertising platform for businesses, has closed a $10.7 million Series A...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New Delhi: As rising cost of infrastructure and employees in big cities started threatening the Indian IT industry, the government has announced...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New Delhi: Proposals for four new airports in Karnataka secured the first set of approvals from a designated authority Friday, which met for the...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New Delhi: Genesis Colors, the holding company of several designer brands including Satya Paul and lingerie brand Bwitch, will go for a public...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
Kolkata: Philips Electronics India, which got delisted from the stock exchanges, is planning to buy back minority share holdings of 3.5 percent for...more>>
Wednesday, 18 June 2008, 00:08 IST
New Delhi: Textiles major S. Kumars Nationwide is planning to enter the international market and will set up a holding arm in Netherlands, SKNL...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 23:25 IST
Dubai: India has emerged as the top trade partner of the emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with bilateral trade valued at 7.3...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 23:25 IST
Kolkata: Singapore-based HCMI Education that facilitates medical eduction for aspiring students in many Asian countries is all set to expand its...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Toronto: Air Canada Tuesday announced it would axe 2,000 jobs this year to meet the rising fuel costs. Canada's premier airline was also scaling...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Shimla: The 1,500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydropower Project in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh remained closed for the seventh day Tuesday because...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Kozhikode: Budget carriers will find it difficult to survive with fuel prices and airport charges going up, an airline official said Tuesday....more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Tuesday barred Sahara India Financial Corp. Ltd. (SIFCL), the Sahara group's parabanking company, from...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Over 2,000 farmers in Maharashtra's Raigad district Tuesday blocked the Mumbai-Goa national highway to protest against land acquisition for...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: Around 5,000 protestors blocked the Mumbai-Goa highway for nearly three hours Tuesday, opposing the upcoming Maha Mumbai Special Economic...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Chennai: Leading Indian commercial vehicles manufacturer Ashok Leyland Ltd has made a strategic investment of an undisclosed sum in the German firm...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Riyadh: Saudi Arabia is planning to invest $80 billion to increase its oil output to 12.5 million barrels per day and boost its refining capacity...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
Mumbai: JSW Steel has amalgamated a 49:51 joint venture with U.K.-based trader to put up a greenfield facility to produce long products in the...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 19:30 IST
New Delhi: An Assocham study said that foreign Direct Investment (FDI) worth 30 billion dollars is expected to flow into the domestic real estate...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:31 IST
Washington: A microchip that consumes 30,000 times less power in sleep mode and 10 times less power in active mode than existing chips has been...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:31 IST
New York: An Indian American, a native of Amritsar, has become the top individual donor to a US university, his alma mater, by gifting it nearly...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:31 IST
Bangalore: Creation of diverse workforce would be the greatest challenge for corporations in a globalised world, Infosys Technologies chairman and...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:31 IST
Dubai: Emaar Malls Group (EMG), the shopping malls business subsidiary of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based real estate giant Emaar Properties,...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:20 IST
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Monday announced changes in its risk weight limits for housing loans doled out by urban cooperative banks...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:17 IST
Johannesburg: South African telecom giant MTN Saturday said its tie-up talks with Reliance Communications were still on, barely hours after the...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:17 IST
Nuremberg: Germany's first driverless mass-transit train line has officially begun service in the southern city of Nuremberg, with a computer in...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:16 IST
New Delhi: A high profile project being developed by Unitech in Mumbai on the lines of Canary Wharf in London and Battery Park in New York will now...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:16 IST
Hyderabad: Preparations are on in full swing to set up an Animation and Gaming City near here. The government has incorporated a special purpose...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 17:03 IST
Kolkata: Consumer electronics and healthcare equipment firm Philips Electronics India is looking for acquisitions in the lighting, lifestyle and...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:54 IST
Mumba: Qualcomm, a developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies and data solutions, ranked 12th in the 'Best Workplaces 2008' study in...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:54 IST
Mumbai: Partly driven by slowdown fears and drying inflows, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed a string of foreign venture capital funds...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:54 IST
Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh government Friday announced setting up of a trust to provide collateral security for loans to entrepreneurs belonging...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:54 IST
Fayetteville: In a speech to investors and associates at the 2008 Wal-Mart Annual Shareholder Meeting, Wal-Mart Stores, President and CEO Lee Scott...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:47 IST
New Delhi: The Indian commodity market is expected to grow by 30 percent and will reach Rs.74,156 billion ($1.73 trillion) in volume by 2010,...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:22 IST
New Delhi: Goldman Sachs, an American funding firm, will buy a minority stake in the Indian auto firm Mahindra & Mahindra by investing Rs 700 crore...more>>
Tuesday, 17 June 2008, 01:13 IST