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Gold tanks on global crash; silver sinks  (31 October 11:50 pm) 
Gold suffered its biggest fall in over 15 months and closed below the key ₹26,000 per 10 grams mark on the domestic bullion market on Friday on the back of massive selling by speculative tr...
Month-long reprievefor Kerala’s bars  (31 October 11:50 pm) 
Court stays order shutting bars below 4-star category
E-tailers recorded big sales during the festival season
Bank of Japan to spend ¥80 trillion on bond buying; major global indices leap
Hike, BBM and Line find new ways to keep messages private, secret
Fiscal deficit hits 83% of Budget target in first 6 months
TVS Motor’s synthetic engine oil  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
TVS Motor Company has launched TVS TRU4, synthetic engine oil, according to a press release from the company. It enables smooth clutch operation, low temperature start and longer service life. The...
Alstom India Q2 profit triples  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
Alstom India Ltd more than tripled its net profit for the second quarter of fiscal 2014-15 to ₹86 crore as it managed to significantly bring down its raw material costs. The compan...
Cairn starts polymer injection  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
Cairn India said on Friday that it has initiated polymer injection at its Mangala field, in Barmer, Rajasthan. “This will enable us to further unlock the potential of the prolific Rajasthan
TiECON awards presented
New ATM usage regime kicks in today  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
In six metros, free transactions at other banks’ ATMs stand reduced to 3
Maiden interim dividend from Tide Water  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
The stock of Tide Water Oil (India) will remain in focus as its board of directors meet on Monday to consider the first interim dividend for 2014-15. The board will also take on record the unaudit...
Oil Ministry’s ‘Make in India’ plan  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has constituted a Steering Committee under the chairmanship of Rajive Kumar, Additional Secretary, to roll out the ‘Make in India’ campaign in the oil
Rupee strengthens to 61.36  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
Tracking gains in the local equity market on account of robust capital flows, the rupee strengthened to close at 61.36 against the dollar on Friday from its previous two-week closing low o...
Net at ₹40 crore, on total income of ₹745 crore
Uddhav Thackeray attends swearing-in ceremony, after all
A nominal tax of 1.5% on the super rich could have saved lives of 23 m people
Company news  (31 October 11:50 pm) 
The Gauhati High Court on Friday approved the composite scheme of arrangement between Greenply Industries and Greenlam Industries, its wholly owned subsidiary. Following this, the decorativ...
The official-level makeover of Finance Ministry is complete with Rajiv Mehrishi taking charge as the Secretary Economic Affairs on Friday. This is just in time as the Government has started work o...
Broker's call  (31 October 11:50 pm) 
MorningstarAmbuja Cements (Hold)CMP: ₹227.45Fair value: ₹262Investors should greet Ambuja Cements’ September quarter results with enthusiasm as Ambuja has beaten...
KSEB faces shortage of 1.5 million units daily
Second bank, after United Bank, to do so; has lent airline ₹300 crore
IDBI Bank net drops 38% in second quarter  (31 October 10:48 pm) 
Big jump in bad loan provisioning hurts bottomline
Govt priority is to bring back growth momentum into the economy
Cong cries foul as Modi govt ignores former PM’s 30th death anniversary