Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
Maruti Suzuki Q3 net profit rises 18% at Rs 802 cr; car sales up 15.5%

Maruti Suzuki Q3 net profit rises 18% at Rs 802 cr; car sales up 15.5%

The company posted a net profit of Rs 681.15 crore in the same period last fiscal, Maruti Suzuki India said.

BSE Sensex, Nifty hit new peaks as markets rise for 8th straight day
BSE Sensex, Nifty hit new peaks as markets rise for 8th straight day

The benchmark index had gained 1,932.02 points in the previous seven sessions.

Make in US vs Make in India can be a win-win: Anand Mahindra
Make in US vs Make in India can be a win-win: Anand Mahindra

Anand Mahindra said President Obama tried to create the 'win-win situation' during his trip.

Coal scam: CBI files progress report in sealed cover
Coal scam: CBI files progress report in sealed cover

The progress report was filed in pursuance to the court’s December 16, 2014 order.

Amid SpiceJet turbulence, GoAir registered most complaints in last 3 months

Complaints registered per 10,000 passengers stood at 6.2, 4.2 and 4.4 in December, November and October, respectively.

Nuclear summit: Pragmatism now defines Indo-US relations

The operationalisation of the Indo-US nuclear deal, signed a decade ago...

Pvt players stay away from N-pool, may join later
Barack Obama in India

The govt will also pitch in Rs 750 crore, taking the total pool capacity to Rs 1,500 cr.

India, US CEOs focus on visa, piracy & BIT at roundtable meet

HDFC chairman Deepak Parekh said Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger raised the issue of film piracy.

Govt woos US firms to ‘make, innovate, invest’

Investors showing interest in ‘Make in India’: Sinha.

BJP gen secy seeks removal of business hurdles in IT, pharma

Ram Madhav said the two countries should focus on strengthening relationship in areas of economic, counter terrorism and climate change.

E-commerce: Taxing times for Flipkart, others, as Kerala slaps Rs 54-crore penalty

The companies that have come under the scanner are Flipkart; Jabong; Vector E-commerce, which has a stake in Myntra; and Robemall Apparels...

Firms want ordinances to become laws soon: Diane Farrell

Companies are responding positively to the CEO-like focus of the PM on domestic economy, said Farrell.

Coal auction to generate over $100 bn for states: Piyush Goyal at WEF

Piyush Goyal held a series of meetings with existing and potential investors in power and coal sectors.

RBI’s aggressive $ buying propels forex reserves to life-time high

Reserves rose by $2.7 bn in the week ended Jan 16 to $322.14 bn, RBI data showed.

NBCC to develop Air India’s surplus land assets

The decision to take up Chennai as the first project was taken up in a recently held meeting.

‘Will rationalise subsidies, call joint session on insurance’

Growth to hit 6.5% next year and then take off: FM.

Coal Ministry: Lenders can seek removal of defaulting winners of coal blocks

The lenders can serve a substitution notice to the coal ministry and name a company as the substitute.

Indian economic growth forecasts pegged back, despite rate cuts

Tumbling oil prices and easier credit conditions are likely to boost consumption.

Ongoing Indian economic reforms much more than ‘big bang': Jaitley at WEF

FM Arun Jaitley said the sum-total of the reform measures and other initiatives taken would be much more than 'the big bang'.

Sensex, Nifty hit fresh peaks on robust fund inflows

The 30-share index pared some gains to settle the day all-time closing high of 29,278.84.

Jumbo US biz delegation with Obama to boost trade ties

Apart from those travelling with Obama for the CEOs meeting, several top American CEOs are travelling to India separately.

Govt to send officers to prod states on Mining Ordinance

The move is crucial to take states like Orissa on board for ensuring smooth passage of the ordinance in Parliament.

WEF: India needs quick and continuous decision-making, says Chanda Kochhar

Ahead of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s first full budget...

Combative Dayanidhi Maran accuses CBI of 'fixing', claims RSS link

A day after CBI arrested his close aide and two others in illegal telephone exchange case, former Telecom Minister...

New slab-based formula for petroleum subsidy on the anvil

Plan expected to take into account declining global crude prices.

Govt clears 15 MHz 3G swap between defence, DoT; Band not for auction in Feb

In 31 other bands different users like telecom firms, broadcasters, civil aviation and space would co-exist.

SpiceJet: Lessors meet DGCA, seek 11 planes back

Once the revival plan is cleared, the aviation ministry would lift the restriction which had barred SpiceJet from accepting bookings beyond 31 March, 2015.

Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka warns automation will cost jobs

As companies are moving towards automation, Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka today said there would...

WEF: Structural reforms must to spur global economic growth

Calling for structural reforms to bolster global growth, business leaders and experts today emphasised...

Sea change in investor sentiment as Narendra Modi govt restoring confidence: Chanda Kochhar

Helped by the government’s consistent steps to improve business...

Indian Budget to be presented on Feb 28, rail budget on 26

The Budget session of Parliament, in which government seeks to convert six recent ordinances...

US President Barack Obama declares victory over recession

Declaring victory over vicious recession, US President Barack Obama said the shadow of crisis has passed...

RIL, partners get going in one case, stuck in the other

Reliance Industries and its partners are finding the going tough, and have approached the SC.

1 in 4 drugs on NPPA price  cap list crash by over 40%

Price control issue may come up for discussion during US President’s visit.

Airport privatisation: Govt slashes fund need for projects

Move raises questions from within the ministry over the need to privatise the airports.

Posco, SAIL to set up Rs18K-cr integrated plant in Jharkhand

Venture likely to produce 3 million tonnes of steel per annum.

India’s economic growth rate to surpass China’s in 2016: IMF

IMF terms Modi-led govt's reforms as 'promising' but insists that their implementation is key.

RBI rate cut no panacea for low credit growth: DBS report

A rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India is not a “panacea” for pushing up low credit growth and banks...

Oil slump to help global growth; India looks promising: Study

Overall, the BRICS gap has widened as developed economies are taking the lead.

BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty hit new highs; metal, banking stocks soar

BSE Sensex galloping over 522 points to close at a new peak of 28,784.67 and the NSE Nifty breaching the 8,700-mark...

Financial Express

After witnessing a muted growth in 2014, India's FMCG sector is all set for a healthy revival due to drop in inflation...

Uber, the U.S.-based online taxi-hailing company, will not take any commission from its drivers in New Delhi until...

A special radio programme featuring US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi was aired tonight...

No-frills carrier AirAsia India has lowered its advance fares, offering its customers one-way ticket prices...

A Tamil newspaper has received a letter threatening an attack similar to the one on the office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo...

Idea Cellular Ltd posted a 64 percent rise in quarterly profit as it added more subscribers than rivals did...

Aamir Khan's 'PK' box office collections touch another level...