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Sensex down 39 points in early trade  (15 February 11:49 am) 
The BSE benchmark Sensex today fell over 39 points in early trade as selling by funds and retail investors amid a weak trend in global markets.
Bikes, babes and beer...  (14 February 11:51 pm) 
Some 440-odd bikes rumbled down Goa\'s narrow roads in a tight linear formation, bringing the people out on the streets, egging on the riders to go vroom vroom, and to just watch the spectacle. The
DoT's overcharging, claim telecom firms  (14 February 11:51 pm) 
The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has sent notices to telecom operators seeking payment of dues on licence fees worth more than Rs.26,000 crore over the course of the last one month. HT
Tata Motors India bleeds  (14 February 11:51 pm) 
A steep loss in the domestic business and a decline in luxury car unit Jaguar Land Rover\'s margins dragged down Tata Motors consolidated third quarter profit by 52.2% year-on-year to Rs.1,604 crore,
SBI net up 4%, loans bite  (14 February 11:51 pm) 
India\'s largest bank, SBI, on Thursday announced a 4% year-on-year rise in its net profit to Rs. 3,396 crore for the quarter ending December from Rs.3,263 crore in the corresponding period of the
Finance minister P Chidambaram today exuded confidence that the economy would grow by 5.5% in the current financial year and improve to 6% in 2013-14.
American Airlines and US Airways have agreed to merge in an $11 billion deal to create the world\'s biggest airline. The combined carrier will be called American Airlines but run by US Airways CEO Doug
BMW pushes again with upgraded X1  (14 February 10:50 pm) 
Hounded by country mate Audi for the No. 1 position in the domestic luxury car market, BMW launched a facelifted version of its entry level SUV X1 with a price tag of Rs.27.90-32.50 lakh (ex-showroom
Sensex gains 20 points in early trade  (14 February 10:49 am) 
The BSE benchmark Sensex gained nearly 20 points in early trade today on selective buying by funds and retailers amid a firming Asian trend.
India may have escaped the dire effects of the last global economic meltdown in 2008, but a slew of recent data shows that the economy is headed for its worst growth in a decade. What is the way out
The Sebi on Wednesday ordered freezing of bank accounts of two Sahara group firms and top executives, including group chief Subrata Roy, in investor money refund case.
ING cuts 2,400 more jobs as profits plunge  (13 February 03:49 pm) 
Dutch banking and insurance group ING reported on Wednesday a 32.5-percent plunge in net profit last year and said that it intended to cut 2,400 jobs in its operations in the Netherlands and Belgium.
The finance ministry today cleared four foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals in single brand retailing, including that of Decathlon and Fossil Inc, worth about Rs. 750 crore, sources said.
5.8% more for social sector  (13 February 02:49 am) 
Bowing to pressure from his colleagues, finance minister P Chidambaram has reportedly agreed to a meager hike of 5.8% or Rs 30,000 crore in money for welfare measures in next fiscal as compared to the
Lenders to the debt ridden Kingfisher Airlines on Tuesday decided to start the recovery process for R7500-crore loans given to the grounded airline after it failed to come up with a feasible plan to
Hit by higher interest burden and decline in revenues from the power sector, Jindal Steel and Power on Tuesday reported a 13% fall in consolidated net profit to Rs. 867.3 crore for the
'Opportunity must match our stature'  (12 February 09:56 pm) 
She is the first woman to head one of India\'s biggest multinational energy company, Shell India. Yasmine Hilton spoke with Hindustan Times on a variety of issues, and said Shell is scouting for a big
HT media Q3 net up 11%, outlook robust  (12 February 09:56 pm) 
HT Media Ltd (HTML) has posted an 11% growth in net profit to Rs. 53.6 crore for the third quarter ended December, from Rs. 48.2 crore in the same period last year.
Premiums tied to city  (12 February 09:56 pm) 
If you happen to live in the major metros of India, you may have to shell out a higher premium for your health insurance than people who stay in smaller towns. Mahua Venkatesh reports.
India\'s industrial production fell an unexpected 0.6% in December from a year earlier weighed down by manufacturing, government data showed today, extending a period of gloom in Asia\'s-third largest
In what marks the entry of Japanese companies in India\'s oil and gas exploration and production sector, the government has approved the proposal of Japan\'s INPEX Corp to pick up a 26% stake in ONGC\'s
We look at the new genre of specially designed devices that give you the best of both worlds - or hang in-between. Gagandeep Singh Sapra writes.
Arvind brings Wonderbra to India  (11 February 10:50 pm) 
The Lalbhai group\'s apparel firm Arvind Ltd has entered an agreement with the US-based HanesBrands Inc to sell its products including  the celebrated Wonderbra brand lingerie in India.
Hindustan Media Ventures Ltd, one of India\'s leading Hindi language dailies, has posted a 92% year-on-year growth in net profits for the third quarter-ending December to Rs 20.8 crore against Rs 10.8
Ahead of the January inflation readings later this week, Reserve Bank governor D Subbarao today said the price rise index which slowed to a three-year low of 7.18% in December, is \"still high.\"