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New Delhi: In the run up to the budget 2009-10, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Friday called for changes in the tax deduction method,...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 22:23 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala will ask the central government to set up more public sector units and centre-state joint ventures in the state to spur...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 22:22 IST
Port-of-Spain: Calling Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) an "economic powerhouse" in the Caribbean, India's High Commissioner Malay Mishra has said both...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 22:19 IST
Mumbai: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Thursday seized 33 drugs manufactured by a subsidiary of Indian pharma major Sun...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 22:17 IST
Kolkata: Kumar Mangalam Birla will succeed his grandfather Basant Kumar Birla as chairman of Kesoram Industries. The 88-year old B.K. Birla made...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 22:13 IST
Bangalore: IT companies are now focusing more on smaller deals as they get faster paybacks. These smaller deals are coming in use to gain mindshare...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 21:54 IST
Bangalore: Oracle Chief Executive Larry Ellison appears to be rethinking "cloud computing," saying his company was creeping into the space just...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 21:45 IST
Bangalore: With the recovery in the markets and the liquidity crunch easing, the number of investors opting for company's fixed deposit (FD) has...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 21:25 IST
Bangalore: Xilinx, a supplier of programmable logic devices has launched the Xilinx Base Targeted Design Platform which will enhance the...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 20:58 IST
Bangalore: Perot Systems, an IT services and business solutions company has opened its sixth major office in India in Hyderabad. The...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 20:54 IST
New Delhi: CEOs of Indian companies can make a dollar run longer than their Western counterparts because of the spirit of frugality with which they...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 17:03 IST
Bangalore: India's Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma has expressed his aversions on U.S. President Barack Obama's protectionist policies...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:55 IST
Bangalore: Karnataka's transport department turned tech savvy Thursday by launching 16-kb microchip embedded 'smart cards' to replace driving...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:27 IST
Mumbai: Air India's top management Thursday discussed with union representatives here a proposal to cut salaries of its 31,000 employees, but no...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:26 IST
New Delhi: Tata Steel, India's largest steel producer, Thursday reported 60 percent fall in its consolidated profit for 2008-09. The steel...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:25 IST
New Delhi: India Thursday said it has developed an effective strategy to strengthen its regulatory mechanism and safety system for its aviation...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:24 IST
Mumbai: Indian telephony and internet services provider Tata Communications Thursday forged two separate deals with Britain-based BT Group and...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:24 IST
Mumbai: JSW Steel vice chairman and managing director Sajjan Jindal has been conferred the Willy Korf/Ken Iverson Steel Vision Award for his...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:23 IST
Bangalore: Leading Italian coffee brand Caffe Pascucci has entered India by setting up its first outlet here to retail imported blended coffee....more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:22 IST
Washington: The U.S. economy shrank 5.5 percent in the first quarter of 2009, according to a final estimate by the U.S. commerce department...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:21 IST
London: Tata Steel subsidiary Corus, Europe's second largest steelmaker, Thursday announced more than 2,000 joblosses, mostly in its British...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:20 IST
New Delhi: India is not threatened by a deflation spiral that could derail economic development, the economic intelligence arm of global rating...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:19 IST
Thiruvananthapuram: Deposits by non-resident Indians (NRIs) in Kerala banks grew from Rs.29,889 crore in March 2008 to a record high of Rs.37,019...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 15:18 IST
Bangalore: In a bid to increase customer experience, the storage player NetApp has set up NetApp Innovation Center (NIC) where customers can...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 04:52 IST
Bangalore: Tata Motors (TATAMOTORS) had a rough ride today in the markets, when its shares dropped by 5.43 percent to end the day among the top...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 00:47 IST
Bangalore: SIDBI Venture Capital (SIDBI VC), a state-owned venture capital firm dedicated to small and medium enterprises, is planning to raise...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 00:07 IST
Bangalore: A mortgage lender, LIC Housing Finance is all set to enter into the venture capital (VC) arena. The company is setting up Rs.5 billion...more>>
Friday, 26 June 2009, 00:01 IST
Bangalore: In order to take charge as the chairperson of the Unique Identification Authority, Nandan Nilekani resigned from the board of Infosys....more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 23:19 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets closed on a disappointing note Thursday, shutting shop 77 points below its previous close after...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 23:14 IST
Bangalore: Now it is the turn of middle-level executives to be the victims of cost cutting. Mahindra Satyam plans to trim the role of its...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 23:10 IST
Washington: U.S. and Indian business leaders and policy experts want Washington and New Delhi to reach a broad-based free trade agreement by 2015....more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:46 IST
Washington: The World Bank has approved a $100 million IDA credit to address rural poverty in Madhya Pradesh, one of India's poorest states with...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:43 IST
Mumbai: Ansal Properties and Infrastructure Thursday posted 81.24 percent fall in its consolidated net profit for 2008-09 at Rs.32.54 crore,...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:40 IST
New Delhi: The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has called for tax reforms like unifying various cesses and surcharges into a single...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:39 IST
Bangalore: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has reconstituted the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) on monetary policy with effect from July 1. The...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:37 IST
Bangalore: State Bank of India (SBI) has announced that it will cut its prime lending rate (PLR) by 50 basis points (bps) to 11.75 percent from...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:35 IST
Bangalore: The Employee's Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has decided to pay an interest rate of 8.5 percent interest on provident fund...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:28 IST
New Delhi: Realty major Unitech's net profit dipped 28 percent to about Rs.740 crore for 2008-09 from nearly Rs.1,031 crore posted the previous...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:20 IST
London: Indian investments need not cause fears of an Indian Raj over Britain, the House of Lords has been told by an Indian-born member, but...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:19 IST
Chennai: Sundram Fasteners, which manufactures auto components, is now looking at the aerospace fastener sector. But it says it needs at least two...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:17 IST
Dubai: The English version of the Qatar-based television news channel Al Jazeera is set to make its first major foray into the US market July 1...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 22:15 IST
Singapore: Expats in the different regions in Asia enjoy a better income compared to their counterparts in the other continents. A third of...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 21:36 IST
Bangalore: As a relief to bank customers, who had harrowing experience to receive their credit reports, banks will now have to provide credit...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 20:47 IST
Bangalore: The global population of super rich people, those who have at least $30 million to invest, is reduced by nearly 25 percent in 2008 to...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 15:58 IST
Penang: Asians were the most numerous internet users worldwide as of 2001. Yet, access to the net and computing are still largely restricted to...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 15:47 IST
Toronto: The flying car is on its way. An American company Terrafugia Transition, based near Boston, is set to unveil the dual-purpose...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:56 IST
New Delhi: Tata DoCoMo, the joint venture between telecom majors Tata Teleservices and NTT DoCoMo of Japan, commercially launched GSM telephony...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:53 IST
Johannesburg: Plans by South African mobile giant MTN and India's Bharti Airtel to form a huge network straddling Asia, Africa and the Middle East...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:51 IST
London: The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Wednesday said India was on course to achieving a 7.2 percent growth rate...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:50 IST
New Delhi: The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) Wednesday urged the government to exempt infrastructure projects...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:47 IST
Sindhudurg: In a major pre-election exercise, the Maharashtra government Wednesday announced a Rs.5,000 crore (Rs.50 billion) package to develop...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:45 IST
New Delhi: To boost its presence in the Indian education sector, Pearson, a Britain-headquartered education and information company, will invest...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:44 IST
New Delhi: Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel Wednesday said the government would support and help bail out the loss-making national carrier Air...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:42 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu's seven state transport undertakings (STUs) will purchase 3,500 buses this fiscal with funding assistance from Tamil Nadu...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:40 IST
Bangalore: Japanese auto major Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) will invest an additional Rs.8 billion ($165 million) in its Indian joint venture...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:38 IST
New Delhi: The government will spend Rs.1,100 crore (Rs.11 billion) annually till 2012 to provide subsidies and upgrade technology to the textile...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:37 IST
Brussels: Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade Wednesday criticised European Union (EU) policies towards Africa and said the continent was looking...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:34 IST
Washington: U.S. trade officials sent a letter to their Chinese counterparts Wednesday urging them to revoke an order that requires a controversial...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 14:33 IST
Bangalore: At the fourth Emerging Markets Forum, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia says that the Indian economy would...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 01:52 IST
Bangalore: Around 300 international positions are going to be cut and at least four of its offices outside the U.S are going to be shut by...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: Many Indian multinationals are looking to acquire U.S. companies. Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) report...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 01:40 IST
Bangalore: It is very simple for hackers to answer the security questions that protect e-mail accounts, a new study in the U.S. has revealed,...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 01:25 IST
Bangalore: Global consultancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is planning to expand its headcount in India to 10,000 in the next three to four...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 01:15 IST
Bangalore: Suzlon Energy (SUZLON) ended up as one of the top gainers of the day, when its share jumped by Rs 9.70 (9.07 percent) to end at Rs...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:59 IST
Bangalore: India is expected to be even richer with a per capita income in excess of $22,000, adjusted for inflation and real exchange rate...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:29 IST
Bangalore: Indian companies are still investing in the U.K. According to the 2009 U.K. inward FDI official data, India has retained its position as...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:27 IST
Bangalore: Kotak PSU Bank Fund emerged as the top fund of the week with the value going up by 4.054 percent in the last one week. The fund that has...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:16 IST
Bangalore: Tech Mahindra plans to raise funds by selling 13.6 million shares to institutional investors, reports VC Circle. It said that it plans...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:06 IST
Bangalore: After seeing surge in the crude prices, the stocks of oil and gas sector saw considerable decline last week. Compared to the last month,...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:05 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets bounced back Wednesday after staying flat in earlier sessions to shut shop higher than its...more>>
Thursday, 25 June 2009, 00:00 IST
Bangalore: So far American firms have been picking up talent from India by offering good salary packages. But things might soon change as Indian...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 23:35 IST
Bangalore: Global publishing firm based in the U.K., Pearson will invest around $15 million in the Bangalore based e-learning firm TutorVista,...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 23:23 IST
Hyderabad: A city court Wednesday extended the judicial remand of disgraced founder and former chairman of Satyam Computer Services B. Ramalinga...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 23:02 IST
New Delhi: Tata DoCoMo, the joint venture between telecom majors Tata Teleservices and NTT DoCoMo of Japan, commercially launched GSM telephony...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 22:56 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets bounced back Wednesday after staying flat in earlier sessions to shut shop higher than its...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 22:51 IST
Bangalore: Sajjan Jindal, President of Assocham has said that clean technology may attract an investment of $3.5 billion in the coming few years....more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 22:36 IST
Bangalore: Eterno Infotech, a pioneer in innovative mobile applications has launched NewsHunt, a mobile application which helps people read...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 22:07 IST
Bangalore: Indians are turning out to be more spying in the context of catching their partner's lie by using internet. Around 60 percent Indians...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 22:06 IST
Mumbai: Software and IT services company SunGard is expanding its financial systems operations in India with the appointment of a new Managing...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 21:27 IST
Mumbai: Trading at Indian equities markets was lacklustre, with a key index hovering around its last closing figure, a little after Wednesday noon....more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 20:30 IST
Toronto: Toronto-based Lawrence Asset Management is re-launching the Lawrence India Fund in Canada next month in partnership with Reliance Asset...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 20:27 IST
Bangalore: Bay Talkitec, a provider of unified contact center and 2.5G/3G Value Added Service Platform technology, announced the integration of...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 17:05 IST
Washington: The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) has proposed a five point agenda topped by "deepening of India-U.S....more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 16:39 IST
Bangalore: HCL technologies' Chief Executive Vineet Nayar recently said that American tech graduates are basically 'unemployable', according to an...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 15:49 IST
New Delhi: India's flag carrier Air India, which is struggling to cope with a cash crunch, will ask for a Rs.10,000-crore (about $2 billion)...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:51 IST
Mumbai: Tata Motors, makers of the much delayed Nano small car, Tuesday said it has completed random selection of the first 100,000 applicants who...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:44 IST
New Delhi: India and South Korea are close to signing a bilateral economic partnership pact, apart from negotiating a double taxation avoidance...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:43 IST
Berlin: Leading industrial nations agreed Tuesday to strengthen cooperation and take a tougher approach towards tax havens. Ministers and...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:42 IST
Washington: Two Indian-Americans, Indra Nooyi of PepsiCo and Shantanu Narayen of Adobe Systems, have been named among America's "25 Top Gun CEOs"...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:41 IST
Mumbai: Telecom major Idea Cellular Tuesday signed a Rs.145-crore agreement with Firstsource Solutions, a business process outsourcing (BPO)...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:40 IST
Kolkata: Life Insurance Corp of India (LIC), the country's largest life insurer, is targeting 20 percent growth in premium this fiscal, a top...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:35 IST
Raipur: Decks have been cleared for the 4,000-MW ultra mega power project (UMPP) in Chhattisgarh as the central government has finally approved the...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:34 IST
Bangalore: R Srinivasan has been appointed Managing Director of the helicopter complex of the state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) here, the...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:32 IST
Washington: The U.S. threw its support behind greener vehicles and electric cars Tuesday, approving $8 billion in loans to carmakers Ford Motor,...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:31 IST
New Delhi: Taiwanese handset major HTC Corp, in collaboration with Bharti Airtel, Tuesday launched HTC Magic, India's first smartphone that will...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:28 IST
San Francisco: Hoping to dispel fears about the vulnerability of Windows to viruses and other malware, Microsoft Tuesday released a trial version...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 14:27 IST
Bangalore: Karvy Stock Broking has recommended investors to buy Reliance closer to Rs 1800. In an interview to CNBC TV 18, Ambareesh Baliga of of...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 03:22 IST
Bangalore: India is signing an agreement with Denmark on social security and labour, which will help in opening employment opportunities for...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 01:35 IST
Bangalore: The external commercial borrowings (ECB) market for Indian business has increased by 65 percent. The total overseas loans raised by...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 01:25 IST
Melbourne: The world economy will have to face more crises in the coming two years, the effects of which will be bigger than the recent downturn, a...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:49 IST
Bangalore: Patni Computers, a BPO and IT services provider has opened a delivery centre in Queretaro, Mexico. This expansion will enhance Patni's...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:44 IST
Bangalore: Rising awareness and growing competition will hike the Intellectual Property job opportunities in the country creating 25,000 jobs in...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:31 IST
Bangalore: Google India said on Monday that it will not be able to control the publication of content on its blogging website. The company has...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:20 IST
Bangalore: The shares of Renaissance Jewellery (RJL) were on a roll today, as it went up by nearly 20 percent. On a day when the markets had ended...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:14 IST
Bangalore: Microfinance companies ESAF Microfinance and Investments (EMIFL) and Navachetna Microfin Services have raised Rs. 12 Crore and Rs. 1.5...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:09 IST
Bangalore: Bharat Sanchar Nigam (BSNL) has entered in partnership with Microsoft to launch BSNL Managed SaaS (Software as a Service) in India. This...more>>
Wednesday, 24 June 2009, 00:00 IST
New Delhi: State-run power company NTPC Ltd is willing to buy gas from the Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) at $4.2 per million...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:39 IST
California: Tumri, provider of display advertising solutions has raised $15 million in new round of investment. The current round included...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:32 IST
Bangalore: LG and NComputing, a virtual desktop provider will partner to produce a category of LCD monitors that incorporates NComputing's virtual...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:31 IST
New Delhi: The government agency in charge of cyber security Tuesday signed an agreement with British IT and communication solutions provider BT...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:30 IST
Hyderabad: Two days after Satyam Computer Services was re-branded as Mahindra Satyam, the company Tuesday announced changes in its leadership with...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:25 IST
Bangalore: VCs and PEs who have been investing in the IT sector for a long time are finding heavy investment opportunities in the other sectors in...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:09 IST
Mumbai: A key index of the Indian equities markets closed flat Tuesday after staging a late recovery to shut shop about 2.21 points below its...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 23:02 IST
Bangalore: Indian software major Infosys is expected to make acquisitions overseas, as most of the opportunities are outside India. Addressing the...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 22:33 IST
New York: The world's smallest car, the Peel 50, debuted Monday at Ripley's Believe it or Not museum in Times Square, New York. Designed as a...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 22:08 IST
New Delhi: State-owned telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) is set to launch third generation (3G) mobile services in Gangtok by Aug...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 22:07 IST
New Delhi: State-run telecom operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) Tuesday said it was awaiting approval from the government for its maiden...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 22:04 IST
Bangalore: IIFL, the institutional equities division of India Infoline has maintained its add rating on Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), automotive maker...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 19:54 IST
Bangalore: The random nature of layoffs happening in several organizations has not only affected the employees who lost their jobs, but also those...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 19:34 IST
Bangalore: Due to the economic slowdown, Indian companies were reluctant to make their public offerings for over 15 months. Now, with markets on...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 19:25 IST
Bangalore: 'AGNI', a Formula Student car developed by the IIT Bombay students was unveiled for the Formula Student competition to be held in July...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 18:20 IST
Bangalore: Even as India is trying to get more loans from World Bank to improve infrastructure and transport, an internal assessment from finance...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 16:13 IST
Bangalore: Corruption and fraudulent activities may wipe out $500 billion from the stimulus package of $5 trillion provided worldwide, says global...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 15:45 IST
Washington: The United States questioned the Chinese government's motives for imposing a new mandatory internet filter on all new computers which...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:58 IST
Washington: NASA will take a giant step toward bringing humans back to the moon Tuesday as a new orbiting satellite arrives there to search for...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:56 IST
Jiutepec: Mexico's President Felipe Calderon has called on the world's leading nations to contribute $10 billion to endow a Global Green Fund...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:55 IST
New Delhi: It was a "thank you" budget from the Congress government to the people of Delhi for voting the party back to power for the third...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:54 IST
New Delhi: Air India officials, who met the Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister, T.K. Nair, Monday seeking financial assistance for the...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:53 IST
Gangtok: Union Minister of State for Information Technology Sachin Pilot Monday said Sikkim has potential to emerge as an IT and BPO hub and...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:52 IST
New Delhi: The government is considering giving "maharatna" status to big public sector undertakings (PSUs) to provide them greater freedom to take...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:51 IST
New Delhi: The food processing industry has the potential to become the engine growth of the economy and it may get a 10-year tax holiday to...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:50 IST
London: India's new Trade and Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said Monday rich countries must grant Indian professionals more visas as he pressed...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:49 IST
Washington: Even as the "world is entering an era of slower growth" and "deepening recession", India's economy is set to expand 5.1 percent in 2009...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:48 IST
Washington: Warning that the world is entering an era of slower growth, the World Bank Monday said that without India and China, the developing...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:47 IST
New Delhi: While most business sectors were affected by the slowdown last year, the anti-virus and computer security industry grew 18.6 percent...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:46 IST
Mumbai: State-run carrier Air India has targeted slashing annual salary costs by Rs.500 crore, it said here Monday. Air India has appointed a...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:45 IST
Kolkata: The state-owned United Bank of India (UBI) is likely to enter the primary market by December, a top bank official said here Monday. "We...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:44 IST
New Delhi: The government will place the new national mining policy in parliament by the winter session which would allow foreign direct investment...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 14:43 IST
Bangalore: The Internet major Yahoo is all set to incur about $22 million to $27 million in the current quarter related to the previously announced...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 02:57 IST
Bangalore: Under the pressure of work, men these days do overtime work up to 40 hours per week. On the other hand, women work fewer hours, which...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 01:10 IST
Bangalore: "Indian outsourcing companies may benefit from the financial turmoil as multinational companies will be compelled to seek further...more>>
Tuesday, 23 June 2009, 00:10 IST
Bangalore: Although the economic slowdown has hit Indian companies and there has been a cut in jobs and salaries of employees, the top management...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:40 IST
Bangalore: Trinethra Infra Ventures ended the day at Rs 28.85 losing by Rs 3.10 (9.70 percent) after opening at Rs 33.00. During the day, the stock...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:40 IST
Bangalore: Air India, after announcing a delay in salary for its employees, now plans to cut employee costs by $100 million annually, reports...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:36 IST
Bangalore: Intel is planning to gradually terminate some of its brands, including the \"Centrino\" for computers to focus on top names. This move...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:28 IST
Bangalore: DHFL Venture Capital, an advisory, management and consultancy service provider, is all set to raise Rs 250 crore ($50 million) in the...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:21 IST
Bangalore: Though medical equipment companies have been largely facing the snub of venture capitalists (VC), the healthcare segment has been among...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:18 IST
Mumbai: Indian equities markets slipped further into the red Monday with a key index shutting shop 195.67 points below its previous close. The...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:09 IST
Bangalore: Founded in 1996, French company ORME, a specialist in signal and image processing, is set to enter the Indian market. ORME which...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 23:01 IST
New Delhi: Anil Ambani headed (RCom) and China's biggest mobile services, China Mobile have started primary talks of tie-up, for possible equity...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 22:38 IST
Bangalore: Yes bank will hire 900 people this year as it is targeting a growth of 40 percent in loans. It will include 500 people as specialists....more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:56 IST
Sydney: The popularity of a Facebook application mostly depends on whether you are male or female, and if it meets the criteria of being "cool",...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:42 IST
Bangalore: Telecom czar Sunil Bharti Mittal said that 'Hire and Fire policy' is not going to be accepted in the country like India and asked Indian...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:41 IST
Bangalore: With the inflation in the negative territory and the liquidity crunch alleviating, banks are slashing the home loan interest rates....more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:30 IST
New Delhi: The telecom department of the central government has issued directions regarding the do's and don'ts of mobile phone services for the...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:26 IST
Washington/Seoul: Most developing economies will slip into recession this year amid a global financial crisis that has prompted wealthy investors...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:14 IST
Singapore: The president of the Asian Development Bank warned Monday that the global economic downturn might lead to a significant increase of...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:11 IST
Bangalore: Technology firms in India have now started increasing their offshore work, to cut down the costs for themselves and the clients. In...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 21:06 IST
Bangalore: Mahindra Holidays and Resorts has set a price band of Rs 275-325 per equity share for its initial public offer (IPO) of 9.27 million...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 19:50 IST
Bangalore: The government is considering to counter the rates applicable to the Tax Deducted at Source (TDS).The decision comes in the wake of the...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 19:20 IST
Bangalore: The total debt of the U.S., U.K. and Japan (world's three top developed nations) has reached a size of about $17 trillion (Rs 8,16,...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 16:17 IST
Bangalore: Indian IT and ITeS industry is expected to grow at 10.8 percent in the current year, which is the lowest in the last five years, because...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:50 IST
Washington: Those who travel frequently across several time zones no longer need suffer jet lag. Researchers have developed a software programme...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:20 IST
Penang: An Indonesian techie is trying to bring in a quiet revolution with the wok - a large, round-bottomed Chinese cooking vessel. His "wokbolic"...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:19 IST
New Delhi: The government has promised to do "everything" that is possible to save the country's flag carrier Air India, which is struggling hard...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:16 IST
Chennai: Mining-cum-power company Neyveli Lignite Corp (NLC) is planning to enter hydel, wind and nuclear power generation, a top official said...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:15 IST
Bangalore: As the world grapples with economic meltdown, around 30 Commonwealth countries, including India, are set to explore small and green...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:14 IST
Bhopal: Employees of the State Bank of Indore will go on a day's strike July 22 to protest the bank's proposed merger with the State Bank of India,...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:13 IST
Islamabad: The Pakistani government has raised the salaries and pensions of its employees by 20 percent, a senior minister has said. The salary...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:11 IST
Bhubaneswar: Bauxite production by the state-owned National Aluminium Co (NALCO) has fallen short of its target by 20 percent because of a Maoist...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:11 IST
Toronto: Toronto-headquartered Nortel, which is under bankruptcy protection in both the US and Canada, has announced that it will liquidate itself....more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:10 IST
Toronto: BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has reported a profit of $643 million for the first quarter of the year, compared to $518.3...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:09 IST
Dhaka: Grappling with a power crisis, Bangladesh has decided to begin its days an hour earlier in a move to save electricity by utilising daylight....more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:05 IST
Dhaka: Bangladesh and Myanmar could share each other's under sea cable system, used for running the internet, whenever their own cable connectivity...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:04 IST
New Delhi: Bilateral trade between India and Britain, which crossed $12 billion last fiscal, has the potential to touch $40 billion by 2015,...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:01 IST
Bangalore: Infosys Technologies Chairman and chief mentor N.R. Narayana Murthy Saturday admitted that with many of its clients reducing their IT...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 15:01 IST
New Delhi: Bridging the digital divide so that the 'other India' has access to high-speed broadband connectivity and getting villages into the...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:59 IST
New Delhi: The Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) receives the maximum number of Right to Information (RTI) queries among all Delhi government...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:58 IST
New Delhi: Indian corporates, which invested 2.4 billion euros ($3.35 billion) in European Union (EU) last year, are unlikely to pump in as much...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:57 IST
London: The Royal Bank of Scotland is to break up its Asian business, including that in India, after running into trouble with an attempted auction...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:56 IST
London: European defence ministers are meeting in Spain Monday ahead of the start of Indian trials for a new generation of fighter aircraft in a...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:54 IST
New Delhi: Kumari Selja, the young minister for tourism, housing and urban poverty alleviation, is thinking jobs. She wants to alleviate urban...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:53 IST
New Delhi: Bilateral trade between India and the U.S. can reach $320 billion by 2018, an eight-time increase from $42 billion in 2007-08, says a...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:52 IST
Mumbai: The Rs.1,600-crore (Rs.16 billion), 5.6 km Bandra-Worli Sea Link (BWSL), which will connect the suburban Bandra with Worli on the south...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:51 IST
New Delhi: Even as the average salary has gone up by 30 percent, the actual take-home has fallen 30 percent in the last 10 years on account of...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:50 IST
Bhubaneswar: Orissa Sunday began reducing power supply to industrial units by up to 50 percent to help it overcome shortage, Energy Minister Atanu...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:49 IST
Johannesburg: An "unofficial" blacklisting by India has resulted in South African arms manufacturer Denel losing two billion rands in revenue, a...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:48 IST
Bhubaneswar: The iron and steel industry in Orissa has recorded negative trends in its performance parameters between October 2008 and March 2009,...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:46 IST
Paris: The Indian Air Force (IAF) is set to begin from July the flight trials of the six US and European aircraft, including the French Dassault...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:45 IST
New Delhi: Disability welfare activists and NGOs working for people with disability have prepared a list of suggestions for the government to bear...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:44 IST
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has sought the intervention of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to get an early clearance for the Rs.20.8 billion...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:42 IST
Hyderabad: Two months after taking over scam-tainted Satyam Computer Services, Tech Mahindra Sunday renamed the IT major as Mahindra Satyam. The...more>>
Monday, 22 June 2009, 14:40 IST
Bangalore: Imparting computer education in government schools is simplified, thanks to Magikeys a product of FTK Technologies, a desktop software...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 01:18 IST
Bangalore: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), which provides global IT services is expected to hire 500 professionals during the current fiscal year...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 01:17 IST
Bangalore: Intel, the world's largest chip maker set the platform to showcase about 40 future research projects and concepts in a new commercial...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 01:14 IST
Bangalore: India Foils (IFL) share surged 34.44 percent following its relisting on the Indian bourses after the reduction of its share capital. The...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 00:52 IST
New Delhi:India\'s 14,000 police stations will be linked via a cyber highway to improve connectivity and increase crime fighting abilities through...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 00:29 IST
Bangalore: The Indian government is considering selling a 10 percent stake in one of the nation\'s biggest electrical equipment maker Bharat Heavy...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 00:20 IST
Kolkata: Automobile manufacturer Hindustan Motors will launch the Bharat Stage Four (BS IV) version of its mini-truck Winner in the national...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 00:17 IST
Bangalore: Motorola Ventures, the company\'s strategic venture capital arm, made an investment in Zephyr Technology, a global leader in the rapidly...more>>
Saturday, 20 June 2009, 00:16 IST