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NTPC Ltd on Friday reported a seven per cent year-on-year growth in net profit for the third quarter of fiscal 2014-15. Net profit for the quarter stood at Rs 3,074 crore as against Rs 2...
Mahindra Lifespaces net profit up 14%  (30 January 03:47 pm) 
Mahindra Lifespaces Developers, the real estate and infrastructure development arm of the Mahindra Group, has posted a 14 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 33 crore (Rs 29 crore) for the quarter e...
Compare and compete  (30 January 03:47 pm) 
Policybazaar today accounts for half of all life insurance sales in the country, attracting nearly 1.5 million visitors each month to pick and choose from a line-up of insurers
Power sector scrips lead the pack on BSE  (30 January 03:47 pm) 
Power sector shares stayed ahead of the pack on the BSE near the close on Friday. At 3.10 pm Tata Power was the top gainer on the bourse, trading at Rs 90.25. This represented a gain of 2.56 per c...
Adani board approves scheme of demerger  (30 January 03:47 pm) 
Adani Enterprises Ltd said on Friday that its ports and power operations would be spun out into its listed subsidiaries to simplify its corporate structure and unlock shareholder value. A...
As former Union Minister Jayanthi Natarajan targeted Rahul Gandhi, Congress today rallied behind him, dismissing as “completely baseless” the allegations of his interference in the work of
Leading e-commerce technology solutions provider Infibeam on Friday announced the launch of yet another platform, www.shipdroid.com, for sol...
Mahatma Gandhi was today fondly remembered on his 67th death anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the country in paying homage to the Father of the...
UAE Exchange India has launched ‘Go Cash’, a multi-currency pre-paid travel card that can be used at ATMs/POS and for online purchase across the globe. “‘Go Cash’ card enables exchange r...
Hospitality chain InterContinental Hotel Group has lunched its first Holiday Inn Express in the Financial District and IT hub of Hyderabad and outlined plans to expand in a big way in th...
Optical fibre and cable-maker Sterlite Technologies has developed a technology to test 1050 Tbps data transmission over long-haul networks.  Work on the initiative is going on at a n...
Andhra Bank has registered a more than four-fold jump in its net profit at Rs 201.71 crore in the third quarter ended December 2014, on higher interest income. Bank’s net profit stood at...
Whirlpool of India posted a net profit of Rs 31.5 crore for the quarter ended December 31, 2014, up 48.6 per cent on the net profit recorded in the corresponding previous quarter. Total income gre...
TajGVK Hotels & Resorts Ltd has informed the BSE that the board of directors of the company at its meeting held on January 29 has approved the re-appointment of G Indira Krishna Reddy as Manag...
Nissan opens fifth dealership in Delhi  (30 January 02:47 pm) 
Auto major Nissan on Friday inaugurated a new dealership Kaizen Nissan at Moti Nagar, West Delhi, the company said in a statement.    With this, the...
ICICI Bank Ltd, India’s biggest private-sector lender, booked a 14 per cent rise in quarterly profit on Friday, roughly matching analyst estimates and setting a record, as growth in income from
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index advanced on Friday and headed for its best monthly performance in 5-1/2 years, with Germany’s DAX share index outperforming after encouraging retail sales
Xiaomi is planning to double the number of physical stores. While talking to bloggers in Bengaluru, the India head of Xiaomi, Manu Jain, said the company is in discussion with Airte...
China stocks had their worst weekly performance in over a year this week, with the sentiment hit by investigations into margin trading. The CSI300 index of the largest listed companies in...
Hong Kong shares extend downtrend  (30 January 02:47 pm) 
Hong Kong shares fell for a second day on Friday, racheting up it biggest weekly loss in seven weeks as sharp falls in mainland stocks and a weaker yuan hurt the sentiment.“The depreciation...
Encounter therapy  (30 January 02:47 pm) 
Mysterious partner with Pondicherryan past meets neighbourhood twit
A quiz on famous and infamous court cases  (30 January 02:47 pm) 
Court cases This week we look at some of the most famous and infamous court cases in real life and fiction. 1 In the early 1920s, the appearance of a strange sadhu cove...
Rejected green clearances for projects at the Congress leader\'s bidding, says the former environment minister.
Hon’ble Smt. Sonia Gandhi, President, Indian National Congress November 5, 2014 Madam, I write to you with a very heavy heart. Over the last 11 months, I have suffere...
I quit on my own: Jayanthi Natarajan  (30 January 02:47 pm) 
Denies she held up environmental clearance to key projects