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\"Jaishankar is a politically savvy diplomat who can adjust with any political leadership and their vision,\" a top diplomat told ET.
Finance minister Arun Jaitley had announced REITS and infrastructure investment trusts in his budget in July to enable developers and banks to reduce their debt.
Falling oil prices, a soaring dollar and concern about weaker global demand have increasingly pessimistic analysts predicting Standard & Poor\'s 500 companies will see no earnings growth at all in the
On Friday, the govt will offer shares of Coal India to the public at a discount through an OFS, which analysts believe is a good opportunity for retail investors to subscribe.
The disappointing December quarter performance of the FMCG companies on account of slack consumer demand has not deterred investors from lapping up these stocks.
Wall Street gains in choppy trading  (30 January 02:15 am) 
The S&P 500 hit a session high in the afternoon when nine out of 10 of the index\'s sectors turned positive. It had fallen as much as 0.65 per cent earlier.
Schwarzman feels many of Blackstone’s woes, especially in the power and infrastructure sector, are \"government-induced\".
India's FDI increased by 26% in 2014: UN  (30 January 02:15 am) 
Notwithstanding the decline in global foreign direct investment inflows, India\'s FDI increased by 26 per cent in 2014 to an estimated $35 billion with maximum growth in the services sector, a UN
The government has put on hold the implementation of a new law on appointing judges to the country’s top courts, DV Sadananda Gowda said.
Apple closes smartphone gap with Samsung  (30 January 02:15 am) 
Surveys showed the popular iPhone 6 and 6 Plus helped Apple pull to a virtual tie in the fourth quarter with Samsung, which has been the leader for the past three years.
Surveys showed the popular iPhone 6 and 6 Plus helped Apple pull to a virtual tie in the fourth quarter with Samsung, which has been the leader for the past three years.
As many as 26 tax disputes could come to an end as the tax demands were based on a logic similar to that applied in case of Vodafone.
India is now entering the Asia equation: Kissinger India is now entering the Asia equation which as of now is being dominated by China, a former top US diplomat and national strategist said today.
Even UPA-2 had wanted Jaishankar to succeed Ranjan Mathai as foreign secretary, but was forced to settle for Sujatha Singh.
\"Considering the Sensex as a barometer, equities have delivered 11% CAGR over the last five years, 17% in the last 10 years and 12.9% in the last 20 years.\"
A top source in the govt told that the PMO had made the decision to make Jaishankar the foreign secretary as early as the first week of Oct.
Obama\'s budget, to be formally released Monday, will call for $74 billion more than the levels frozen in place by across-the-board cuts agreed to by both Democrats and Republicans and signed by Obama
Infy co-founder Kris Gopalakrishnan bets $50 mn brain-inspired computing Infosys cofounder Kris Gopalakrishnan has put one chunk of his net worth on research that aims to create the next computing
Analysts said traders rolled over bullish positions in futures contracts of Nifty, banks, capital goods, oil and gas and power on hopes the govt may announce pro-market measures in the Budget.
Sebi is considering a government proposal to allow the OFS window to remain open for retail investors for an extra day so that they can take cues from institutional investors\' bids.
Retail investors may get an extra day to place OFS bidsSebi is considering a government proposal to allow the OFS window to remain open for retail investors for an extra day so that they can take cues
Obama\'s fiscal 2016 budget proposes a roughly 7 percent increase in spending over mandatory levels set in spending caps known as \"sequestration,\" a White House official said.
Globally, FDI flows fell by 8 per cent last year to $1.26 trillion, the second lowest level since the start of the financial crisis.
Counter Terrorism Department foiled a terror attack by arresting two alleged Afghan terrorists & recovering explosive material from their possession, Pak police said.
Alibaba\'s Group shares dropped after the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse reported holiday-quarter revenue that surged 40 per cent but missed analyst expectations.