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August 29, 2015 2:05 am

Canadian firm acquires 6 road, 3 power projects.

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August 29, 2015 2:02 am

“Trade unions will go ahead with September 2 strike,” said INTUC president G Sanjeeva Reddy after a three-hour long meeting of union leaders.

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August 29, 2015 1:57 am

SBI chairman said there is a cost involved in opening PMJDY accounts and these costs will have to get amortised over a period of time till the time these accounts turn viable.

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August 29, 2015 1:50 am

SpiceJet had rolled out a scheme, offering a discount of Rs 200 to passengers who books a flight with only one handbag and no check-in baggage.

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August 29, 2015 1:47 am

“If you want to take market share and undercut interest rate, it’s so sensitive that it can clean up the market," said Parekh.

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August 29, 2015 1:41 am

Sun Pharmaceutical is under scrutiny for having laid off hundreds of workers at the company's US-based subsidiary Caraco Pharmaceutical Labs without prior notice.

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August 29, 2015 1:35 am

However, the financial market segments which are currently open for transactions on Saturdays will continue to remain open on all working Saturdays, the RBI said.

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August 29, 2015 1:32 am

The finance ministry is hopeful of saving at least Rs 40,000 crore this fiscal on its fuel subsidy bill this fiscal on the back of global crude oil prices falling as low as $ 40 a barrel.

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August 29, 2015 1:28 am

AudioCompass offers audio tour service – like a guide — for Agra Fort, Taj Mahal, Bombay Star Home Tour, Mumbai Heritage Tour, Khajuraho among other sites.

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August 29, 2015 1:11 am

The RBI should try to understand and take into account the cost involved — floor space index cost, administrative cost, construction cost etc.

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August 28, 2015 12:42 pm

Somers said it becomes very clear to any observer that in the next several months India's long-awaited GST boll is likely to get cleared, paving way for a more streamlined tax regime.

Sensex on Monday sunk 1,624.51 points to end the day at 25,741.56. (AP Photo)
August 28, 2015 2:52 am

Last Monday, when panicky foreign investors were dumping stocks, domestic institutions went on a buying spree and bought stocks worth Rs 4,000 crore. Is there a lesson for retail investors?

August 28, 2015 2:50 am

The government is understood to have circulated a note, explaining that it is already working on seven of the demands put ahead by trade unions, including amendments to Minimum Wages Act, Contract Labour Act.

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August 28, 2015 2:46 am

The move from Air India draws parallel to similar procedure by the Indian Railways which in 2007 had reduced the number of unions from 34 to two.

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August 28, 2015 2:44 am

Will continue focus on taming inflation, resolving distressed projects

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August 28, 2015 2:42 am

The agency will discuss the steps taken by the government for ushering in structural reforms like GST and health of state-owned enterprises.

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August 28, 2015 2:39 am

Commenting on the initiative, Ronnie Screwvala, Co-Founder UDigital said, “This collaboration represents a new generation of partnerships that bring together complementary strengths in the digital era.”

August 28, 2015 2:35 am

The finance ministry is banking on these savings to meet any shortfall in revenue from stake sales in public sector units that is necessary to meet the fiscal deficit target.

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August 28, 2015 2:17 pm

The list of 98 Smart Cities released by the Centre on Thursday shows that the objective grading criteria of the mission has not deterred political considerations from creeping in to selection process. The most glaring omission on the list was the name of the 13th Smart City of Uttar Pradesh. The two contenders that were […]

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August 28, 2015 2:17 pm

Centre to immediately release Rs 2 crore to each of the cities to prepare their urbanisation plans.

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August 27, 2015 11:44 am

Indebted developers are cutting staff as they slow work on existing projects and postpone new buildings until they clear a backlog of 700,000 unsold homes.

August 27, 2015 1:26 am

Rajeev Kumar Agarwal, whole-time member of Sebi and two other senior bureaucrats who are understood to be in the race for the post.

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August 27, 2015 1:19 am

The Niyamgiri hilltop, which Vedanta wanted to mine, contained an estimated 72 million tonnes of bauxite.

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August 27, 2015 1:15 am

The rupee turned weak, after a brief recovery on Tuesday, falling by four paise to end at 66.14 on renewed demand for the dollar from importers.

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August 27, 2015 1:13 am

The government is planning to provide a flat subsidy per seat for a specified number of seats on a select routes. The incentivised route would be put up for competitive bidding.

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August 27, 2015 1:11 am

There are 80 such Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) projects awarded prior to 2009 that have been completed and the locked in equity in these projects works out to approximately Rs 4,500 crore.

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August 27, 2015 1:08 am

Initial indications reveal that growth remains on the same footing as the last quarter, if not lower.

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August 27, 2015 1:06 am

With call drops developing into a national problem — so much so even PM Narendra Modi has expressed concern — the department of telecommunications is looking at fixing it in a novel manner. The latest brainwave is to make it mandatory for operators to make disclosures that officials believe would help consumers choose operators where […]

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August 26, 2015 5:35 pm

Thacker was awarded the Technology Senator of the year award at the 13th edition of Express Technology Senate recently, post which he had a long and candid interaction with Express Group's Anant Goenka.

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August 26, 2015 9:25 am

A timeline of the decline of China's main stock market index from its June 12 peak and government efforts to shore up prices.

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August 26, 2015 2:12 am

In July 2014, the RBI had said that four to six domestic lenders would be labelled systemically important, or the rough equivalent of too-big-to-fail in other countries.

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August 26, 2015 2:10 am

The panel recommended initiating vocational education from middle school and giving flexibility to the states to introduce traditional and local skills suitable to local needs.

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August 26, 2015 1:56 am

The project has been hanging fire since the firm signed a MoU with state government in June 2005. It has been dogged by land acquisition issues.

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August 26, 2015 1:53 am

RBI Governor went against the views of four out of seven members in the TAC.

August 26, 2015 1:51 am

Effectiveness of protectionist measure open to debate: CEA

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August 26, 2015 1:48 am

Bridge’s growth target aims at reaching 10,000,000 children globally, of which most are not receiving the education they need to transcend the bound of poverty.