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Alstom stocks soar on report of GE takeover bid
(24 April 04:44 pm)
Shares in French train and power plant constructor Alstom soared on Thursday following a report that US conglomerate General Electric is in talks to buy the group for more than $13 billion. ...
ACC Jan-Mar net dips 9% to ₹400 cr
(24 April 04:40 pm)
Cement maker ACC today reported an 8.67 per cent dip in consolidated net profit to ₹400 crore during the January-March quarter on higher input costs and lower realisations. ACC, which fol...
EC takes action against IT firms for working on polling day
(24 April 04:40 pm)
Election authorities lodged a police complaint against five companies at an IT park here for functioning on the day of Lok Sabha polling in Tamil Nadu today in violation of rules and sent back aro...
Italy mulls international arbitration over 2 marines
(24 April 04:33 pm)
Italy is mulling international arbitration over its two marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012 as bilateral efforts have failed, Defence Minister Federica Mogherini said today.
Apple approves additional $30-bn share buyback
(24 April 04:26 pm)
In a move to reward investors, tech giant Apple has approved an additional $30-billion share buyback by 2015 and declared a seven-for-one stock split on the back of strong iPhone sales that pushed...
Bollywood celebrities exhort people to come out and vote
(24 April 04:23 pm)
Bollwood actors Aamir Khan, Sohail Khan, and Preeti Zinta got themselves inked early on Thursday morning, in suburban Bandra. Flaunting their finger, inked with the purple indelible...
42.3% polling recorded in Madhya Pradesh till 2 p.m.
(24 April 04:00 pm)
About 42.29 per cent voters exercised their franchise till 2 p.m. today for 10 Lok Sabha seats in the third and final phase of polling in Madhya Pradesh. “Polling is going on peacefully...
LIC sells shares worth ₹6,300 cr in 15 Sensex cos
(24 April 03:59 pm)
State-owned life insurer LIC lowered its exposure in 15 blue-chip firms during the January-March quarter with sale of shares that are currently worth over ₹6,300 crore. At the same time,...
Baroda Pioneer AMC appoints Mahmood Basha as Head of Sales
(24 April 03:50 pm)
Baroda Pioneer Asset Management Company Limited (Baroda Pioneer AMC) has announced the appointment of Mahmood Basha as Head of Sales. He will be responsible for the entire sales and distr...
Infotech revenues jump 28% to Rs 595 cr
(24 April 03:44 pm)
Infotech enterprises has registered a revenue of Rs 595 crore in the quarter ended March 31, 2014, showing a growth of 28 per cent year-on-year. Net profit during the quarter was at Rs 70...
27.52% polling in Maharashtra till 1 p.m.
(24 April 03:42 pm)
An average of 27.52 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 1 p.m. from across 19 Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra where elections are being held today in the third and final phase in the...
Narendra Modi files nomination from Varanasi
(24 April 03:36 pm)
BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today filed his nomination papers from Varanasi Lok Sabha seat, saying he had been called by ‘mother Ganga’ to contest from this holy city. ...
Twitterati urge Mumbai to shed voter apathy
(24 April 03:32 pm)
Amid reports of a low voter turnout in Mumbai, celebrities and activists have urged citizens to step out and cast their vote. Many have complained
South Indian Bank FY14 net practically flat at ₹508 cr, to pay 80%
(24 April 03:28 pm)
Kerala-based private sector bank South Indian Bank (SIB) has seen its net profit for the 2013-14 fiscal remain practically flat at ₹507.50 crore versus ₹502.3 crore last year. It has declared a
ADB to realign operations in Asia-Pacific to tackle poverty
(24 April 03:27 pm)
Manila-based multi-lateral funding body Asian Development Bank today said it would realign its operations in the Asia-Pacific region to give a thrust to inclusiveness, saying the region continues...
Green Gold to release third animated film next month
(24 April 03:20 pm)
Green Gold Animation, creators of popular kids’ character Chhota Bheem and producers of two full-length animated movies based on the same character, is now set to unveil its third celluloid
EC issues notice to Beni, Katiyar for violating model code of conduct
(24 April 03:15 pm)
Taking cognizance of their alleged controversial remarks against Narendra Modi and Azam Khan during election speeches, the Election Commission today issued a show cause notice to Union Minister Be...
37% votes cast till 1 p.m. in Bihar
(24 April 03:00 pm)
Around 37 per cent polling was recorded till 1 p.m. in seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Bihar, where voting is underway for the third phase today. Supual registered 39 per cent voting ti...
35% polling recorded till 1 p.m. in Chhattisgarh
(24 April 02:59 pm)
A moderate 35 per cent polling was recorded till 1 p.m. in seven Parliamentary constituencies of Chhattisgarh during the third and final phase of Lok Sabha polls in the state today.“Around...
Jeremy Pearson appointed MD of Tenant Advisory Group
(24 April 02:56 pm)
Jeremy Pearson has been appointed Managing Director, Tenant Advisory Group (TAG), Asia-Pacific, of global real estate consultancy Cushman & Wakefield. According to the company stateme...
Meritnation launches 4 advanced study centres in Jaipur
(24 April 02:43 pm)
Online learning Web site Meritnation, a part of Naukri.com, has launched four advanced study centres in Jaipur. The Jaipur launch is the first step in an aggressive roll-out all over the...
Policeman killed in Assam’s Kokrajhar in poll violence
(24 April 02:37 pm)
A policeman was today killed while another was injured when a mob tried to capture a poll booth in Kokrajhar Parliamentary seat of Assam, leading BSF personnel to open fire. In view of t...
Over 36% voter turnout in UP till 1 p.m.
(24 April 02:37 pm)
Over 36.62 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first six hours in Uttar Pradesh, where polling is going on for 12 seats in the third phase to decide the fate of 188 candidates.
Accenture to implement SAP tool for Azure Power
(24 April 02:26 pm)
Solar power producer Azure Power has selected Accenture to implement an SAP enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to support and drive growth in its solar generation business, the company sa...
Indian Hotels seeks SEBI nod to raise ₹1,000 cr via debentures
(24 April 02:23 pm)
Tata group hospitality major Indian Hotels Company Ltd (IHCL) has sought the market regulator SEBI’s approval to raise ₹1,000 crore through issue of debentures on rights basis. According...
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