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S Balasubramanian, Chairman of “Vikatan” group of Tamil publications, died here on Friday at a private hospital. Sources in the publication said he died of heart attack.Balasubramanian (79)...
Philips teams up with Aamir’s PK  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
Philips India has entered into a marketing association for its air purifiers with Aamir Khan-starrer PK released today. In a statement, ADA Ratnam, President- Consumer Lifestyle, Philips In...
Apollo Hospitals bags award  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
Apollo Hospitals has bagged the Insights Award 2014 for industry best practices in the areas of innovation, technology adoption in the health and life sciences vertical. The award is given by the...
Coal India unions’ strike notice  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
Five labour unions, including the Bhartiya Mazdoor Sangh affiliated to the BJP, have sent legal notice for a six-day nationwide strike by workers of Coal India and Singareni Collieries from Januar...
SBI to lean more on tech banking  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
In another boost awareness to technology, country’s largest lender State Bank of India said it aims to increase its transactions through alternate channels to 85 per cent. At present, of...
Genpact Ltd, a global BPO and business analytics firm, has tied up with the Calcutta University for jointly developing and running a research and analytics programme.Amit Bhaskar, Vi...
Chief Justice of India, Justice HL Dattu, has called upon law graduates to be alive to the changing needs of society and adapt accordingly.Delivering the Convocation address at D...
HR issues will also be in limelight during the panel discussion
Binny Ltd has dropped the plans to bring under it the liquor business owned by the same management. The company informed the BSE that its Board of Directors have decided a...
Investment urged for infrastructure
HDFC Bank, Ratnakar proposals get FIPB nod  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
HDFC Bank and Ratnakar Bank have got the Foreign Investment Promotion Board’s (FIPB) approval for their FDI proposals considered by the government panel on Friday. HDFC Bank had applied to the
Answering the queries of elders on the deprecating tendency of rupee, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the rupee seems to be doing much better compared to other currencies of trading countries.
Forex reserves jump $2.17 billion  (19 December 11:49 pm) 
EconomyForex reserves jump $2.17 billionIndia’s foreign exchange reserves soared by $2.172 billion in the week ended December 12 to $316.83 billion. In the previous week, the r...
Anand Kripalu took over as the Chief Executive Officer of United Spirits after the UK-based Diageo bought the Vijay Mallya-owned company. In a chat with BusinessLine, he shares the company’...
Panel to look into EPFO funds for low-cost housing
Movie opens in India and abroad to rave reviews and 80-90% attendance
Chinese industrial city and business hub Wuhan, capital of Hubei province, and Kolkata have come closer for sharing trade and commerce related information.City based Bharat Chamber o...
Constitution Amendment Bill in Lok Sabha; new law will subsume all indirect levies
Olacabs picks talent from IIT-M  (19 December 10:48 pm) 
Olacabs, a car rental company, has picked up 29 students across various disciplines from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, through campus recruitment, according to the Institute’...
Concept of multiple supply licensees proposed
Intent is to achieve target, says Centre; report pegs FY15 GDP growth at 5.5%
SBI: H2 will see more expenditure cuts  (19 December 10:48 pm) 
Lowers GDP growth forecast to 5.4% for current fiscal
The $50 visa will be valid for a month
Airports’ temporary relief to expire on Dec 31
South Central Railways is introducing super-fast special trains between Secunderabad and Chennai on December 20 to make up for the cancellation of SpiceJet flights.The special train no....