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Avoiding any reference to controversial issues like Article 370 on special status to Jammu & Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invoked Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s “dream” of
The Bank of England has opened a formal investigation into the possible manipulation of money-market auctions held at the start of the financial crisis and whether its officials were involved, a m...
Nico Rosberg survived intense pressure and several nervous errors on Saturday to claim what may be a vital pole position for the title deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, edging out his Mercedes teamma...
6.2 quake hits central Japan  (22 November 10:47 pm) 
A strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit central Japan late today, the US Geological Survey said.The quake struck at 10:08 pm (1308 GMT), with its epicentre at a depth of 10 kilometres (six mi...
Return of the gilt brigade  (22 November 10:47 pm) 
This fund has made the most of low rates while capping losses when rates moved up
Not a clean sweep for new KVP  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
Though the new KVP retains much of its old charm, the NSC and PPF offer a better deal
Kotak Mahindra Bank: Buy  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
Synergy, size and strength — Kotak has landed a good deal in ING Vysya Bank
Index Outlook: Markets raring to go higher  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
Global markets got a new lease of life, thanks to the Chinese central bank and the ECB
The Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo India, D Shivakumar will deliver the JRD Tata oration on Business Ethics at XLRI— Xavier School of Management on November 29 here.The session will be attende...
‘Pocket Surfer’ Android phone comes with 1 year of free Internet, ‘not life time’
The Water Resources Minister, Uma Bharti, has suggested that Sanskrit should be used as the third language in the country. She said Sanskrit is used more by the people here than English. “In
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal, the Chief Minister of Punjab, recommended that the Indian Government fix minimum support prices of paddy and wheat keeping in mind rising input costs. Th...
Protest against non-payment of statutory dues and salary today claimed life of a tea planter in the Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Sources said Rajesh Jhunjhunwala, owner of Sonali T...
Qatar firms to invest $10 billion in AP  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
A delegation from Qatar met Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and evinced interest to invest $10 billion in the State.In a meeting with the Chief Minister, the delegation led by Sheikh Ham...
SEBI chief defends new delisting norms  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
Market regulator rules out any re-look on norms     
  A city court on Saturday remanded Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Srinjoy Bose in police custody for four days. Bose’s interim bail plea was rejected.The MP, also the editor of Be...
ABI partners with government institutions  (22 November 09:47 pm) 
To support women entrepreneurs
The demand for German language has increased considerably in India, said German Ambassador Michael Steiner, adding that he is confident that the two countries will find a practical solution soon on...
Banks in India opened 7.73 crore accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY) till November 19, according to Snehlata Shrivastava, Additional Secretary, Department of Financial Servic...
Employee unions of public sector banks across the country will go on zone-wise relay strike from December 2 to 5 to press for wage revision.The public sector bank employees had stopped work...
A plague outbreak has killed 40 people on the island nation of Madagascar, with 119 people diagnosed with the bacterial disease since August.Two people have been diagnosed and one has died...
UCO Bank to add 50 e-lobbies by March next  (22 November 05:48 pm) 
e-lobbies will enable users to withdraw cash, deposit cash or cheque and print passbooks
To continue focus on organic growth; bets big on economic rebound to spur growth
The State Bank Group is on a massive recruitment drive at the clerical cadre level. After State Bank of India undertook a recruitment exercise to fill about 5,500 vacancies at the cleric...
One week after the modified direct benefit transfer scheme for LPG cylinders took off in 54 districts in 11 States, Rs 103 crore has been disbursed so far, the Oil Ministry said after a review of...