Sunday, Apr 26, 2015
Outlook: Markets to see volatility ahead of F&O expiry; Q4 results eyed

Outlook: Markets to see volatility ahead of F&O expiry; Q4 results eyed

Stock markets are expected to see volatile trading in view of derivatives expiry in a holiday-shortened week.

Bharti Airtel launches unlimited call schemes for broadband customers
Bharti Airtel launches unlimited call schemes for broadband customers

In a bid to boost its landline business, Airtel will be launching unlimited voice calling schemes.

FPI inflows hit $2.3 bn in April; reaches $15 bn this yr
FPI inflows hit $2.3 bn in April; reaches $15 bn this yr

Overseas investors have poured in over USD 2.3 billion in the Indian capital markets this month so far.

Top 9 Sensex firms lose over Rs 1 lakh crore in market capitalisation
Top 9 Sensex firms lose over Rs 1 lakh crore in market capitalisation

The combined market valuation of nine of the top-10 companies dropped sharply by Rs 1,00,921.74 crore.

‘Careful’ management of demand vital for Make in India: Raghuram Rajan

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Friday that for the success of Make in India domestic demand needs to be managed “carefully”.

Infosys Q4 profit rises 3.5 pct, sees revenues up 12%; share price plunges 5.5 pct

CEO Vishal Sikka-led Infosys shares have fallen as much as 5.5 pct...

HDFC Bank Q4 net profit rises 21% to Rs 2,807 crore

HDFC Bank today reported 21 per cent rise in its net profit at Rs 2,806.91 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 2015.

Most Asia Pacific region, including India, resilient to shocks: Moody’s

A common challenge for emerging economies in the region will come when the US Federal Reserve begins to raise interest rates.

Government allays FII fears on tax claims topping $6.4 bn

The development is significant given the uproar among foreign investors following around 90 tax notices slapped on FIIs by the revenue department.

Below-normal monsoon to dampen hopes of faster economic revival

IMD’s prediction could now pose a challenge to the government’s hopes of a rebound in the economy this year and a targeted GDP growth of anywhere between 8% and 8.5% in 2015-16.

BSE Sensex falls 297 pts to over 3-mth low, Infosys slumps

The benchmark BSE Sensex today nosedived 297 points to its lowest in three-and-a-half months at 27,437.94...

GST: Constitution Amendment Bill to be tabled in ‘couple of days’

The Bill, touted as the biggest tax reform since 1947, was introduced in the Lok Sabha in December last year. I

Financial Express hosts #NetNeutralityDebate: ‘Price discrimination can be allowed, but not for the same packet of data’

FICCI in partnership with Financial Express is hosting a panel discussion titled ‘Decoding Net Neutrality’ in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Wipro staff to get shares worth over Rs 1 crore

Wipro today announced allotment of 18,819 shares, worth about Rs 1 crore at the current market price, to eligible employees.

Tamil Nadu govt cancels plot allotted for Coca-Cola plant

The government has put the blame on company for delaying the launch of project.

Wipro’s Q4 net profit up 2%; Rishad Premji joins board

Rishad will also take up new responsibilities of overseeing the technology office, investor and government relations, company said.

Govt to showcase 10 services in global exhibition this week

India is organising a global services exhibition between April 23-25.

European Commission to regulate WhatsApp, Skype

The European Commission has decided to bring over-the-top (OTT) players like WhatsApp and Skype under some kind of regulatory framework...

Reliance Industries’ credit metrics to improve over next 2 yrs: Moody’s

Reliance Industries’ credit metrics will improve over the next two years on completion of petrochemical and refinery projects...

Aviation safety upgrade: DGCA asked to meet 4 pre-conditions

US FAA may come for audit again in 12 months to assess development.

Amid RBI concerns, FinMin gears up for debt management office by next year

The proposed agency would take over key functions of the RBI and be responsible for managing the debt, cash and contingent liabilities.

BlackBerry to acquire WatchDox

BlackBerry aims to enhance its mobile security portfolio with the acquisition of WatchDox.

I-T initiates tax recovery steps from Dutch arm

The government asserts that taxation is a sovereign function and it shall not subject itself to international arbitration on the matter.

Tax worries drag Indian rupee to over 1-mth low, BSE Sensex plunges 556 points

Fresh fears over the impact of retrospective taxation rattled foreign investors and Indian markets...

RBI, lenders huffing & puffing over interest rate cuts

For India’s Central bank, the government and more importantly borrowers...

India disappointed over non-implementation of IMF reforms: Arun Jaitley

India has expressed deep disappointment over the non-implementation of IMF quota ...

FinMin calls meeting on April 28 to discuss stalled infra projects

299 mega projects involving an outlay of R18.13 lakh crore stuck.

Green power quota: 16 states post below 70% compliance

As per the amendments made to Electricity Act, 2003, every state is obligated to produce a fixed percentage of power through renewable resources.

End of paper trail in e-filng of Income Tax returns; Aadhaar added

Assessees filing I-T returns online will no longer have to send the paper acknowledgement by post...

India to see investment, consumption powered growth: IMF

Growth is expected to pick up in India due to increased investment and consumption but the country needs to tackle land acquisition issues...

Financial Express

Government detected a whopping over Rs 7,800 crore of illegal money within the country and abroad...

Stock markets are expected to see volatile trading in view of derivatives expiry in a holiday-shortened week...

Overseas investors have poured in over USD 2.3 billion in the Indian capital markets this month so far, taking total inflows...

In a bid to boost its landline business, country's largest telecom operator Airtel...

Amid a massive sell-off in the stock market last week, the combined market valuation...

Delhi-NCR region again felt strong earthquake tremors at 12.41 pm just a day after the devastating quake destroyed neighbouring Nepal.

Death toll in Nepal due to the devastating earthquake that hit the country, today rose to 2,000 with over 4,000 casualties...