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VA Tech Wabag has bagged a Rs 100-crore project to set up a sewage treatment plant in the Philippines, according to a press release from the company. The World Bank-funded project involve...
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd has shelved a $10-billion coal-to-diesel project, its chairman told Reuters, becoming the first big casualty of a court decision to scrap coalfields allocated to private...
After Hero MotoCorp dropped Karnataka as its destination for a project,...
European stocks were set to open slightly higher on Monday, adding to Friday’s sharp rally sparked by dovish comments from the European Central Bank President, Mario Draghi, and a surprise
The planning and monitoring process in Arunachal Pradesh went online today with the launching of scheme management system (SMS) software by Chief Minister Nabam Tuki.“It would serve as b...
Nifty November Futures (8,520) The Nifty futures contract opened the week on a strong note above the psychological 8,500 level. The contract recorded a high of 8,537.55 and has com...
Parliament adjourned for the day  (24 November 01:48 pm) 
Parliament was adjourned today after condoling the death of three sitting members, including former Union Minister Murli Deora. As soon as Rajya Sabha met for the day, Chairman Hamid Ansa...
Dr Reddy\'s Laboratories Ltd has launched Docetaxel injection, a therapeutic equivalent of Taxotere, in the US market. The brand and generic had a sales of $ 218 million in the US for the...
Manish Maheshwari is Essar Oil CEO, E&P  (24 November 01:48 pm) 
Essar Oil has appointed Manish Maheshwari as Chief Executive Officer- Exploration & Production. With around 23 years of experience, Maheshwari, till recently, was the Managing Direct...
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will campaign for his party in the second phase of Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow.“Rahul Gandhi will campaign for the party candida...
Crude oil futures rose 1.38 per cent to Rs 4,792 per barrel today as speculators created fresh positions amid a mixed trend in Asian markets.At the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude oil for d...
Silver futures move up to Rs 36,190 per kg  (24 November 12:47 pm) 
Silver prices moved up by 0.3 per cent to Rs 36,190 per kg at the futures trade today after investors created fresh positions, ignoring the metal’s weakness overseas.At the Multi Commodity...
The European Commission has approved Novartis\' drug Signifor to treat a rare hormonal disorder, the Swiss drugmaker said on Monday. The drug, used to treat adults with acromegaly for whom...
S. Korean shares hit 7-week high  (24 November 12:47 pm) 
South Korean shares climbed to a seven-week high on Monday as risk appetite was sharpened by China’s surprise decision to cut interest rates for the first time in more than two years. The...
China\'s surprise interest rate cut could help ease the burden on hundreds of debt-ridden steel mills, but it is unlikely to spur a market recovery for firms facing a winter demand slowdown and a f...
Oil prices could plunge to $60 a barrel if OPEC does not agree a significant output cut when it meets in Vienna this week, market players say. Brent crude futures have fallen 34 per cent...
With the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam touching the contentious 142 foot mark, the the Kerala Government today urged Tamil Nadu to “understand” its concerns over the dam’s stability, while
With the water level in the Mullaperiyar dam touching the contentious 142 foot mark, the the Kerala Government today urged Tamil Nadu to “understand” its concerns over the dam’s stability, while
Rate cut call loud and clear  (24 November 11:48 am) 
Will RBI cut its policy rate in its forthcoming policy statement? Opinions are surprisingly divided despite the sharp fall in inflation. During the middle of this month, inflation data covering th...
China\'s surprise interest rate cut could help ease the burden on hundreds of debt-ridden steel mills, but it is unlikely to spur a market recovery for firms facing a winter demand slowdown and a f...
A trendsetter bank merger?  (24 November 11:48 am) 
There is a definite need for banks to be strong and have adequate capital base
Gold rose 0.37 per cent to Rs 26,870 per 10 grams at the futures trade today as participants covered-up their short positions even as the metal dropped from three-week high in global markets.
Rupee trading a tad strong at 61.75  (24 November 11:48 am) 
At 11.15 a.m., the rupee was trading a tad strong at 61.75 per dollar. It hovered in the range of 61.65 and 61.75 against the dollar after opening strong by eight paise to 61.68 in...
Jindal Steel vaults over 4% on NSE  (24 November 11:48 am) 
Metal shares were on the uptrend in the Monday morning session reflecting the firm sentiment in the overall market. The benchmark indices, the Sensex and the Nifty, surged to record highs in the s...
Currency daily report for Nov 24  (24 November 11:48 am) 
Currency daily report for Nov 24, 2014 by Veracity Financial Services