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GN Bajpai resigns from IL&FS board

Bajpai, who was a former Chairman of Sebi and LIC, resigned with effect from October 30, IL&FS said in a regulatory filing.

Rupee continues slide to hit record low; Sensex falls 509 pts

The 50-share NSE Nifty cracked below the 11,300-mark by falling 150.60 points or 1.32 per cent at 11,287.50. Intra-day, it shuttled between 11,479.40 and 11,274.

Direct Port Delivery scheme cuts down cargo release time

According to the study, on an average, the DPD bills of entry in July had 33.3 per cent lower release time as compared to others.

Mumbai saw drop in office space absorption in July-Sept quarter: Study

Overall, the study revealed, Mumbai accounted for only 10 per cent of the office space absorbed in the September quarter, below cities such as Hyderabad and Chennai.


Industrial units in hills to get budgetary support: Suresh Prabhu

"A new scheme of budgetary support under GST regime to the units located in states of Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, North East states approved," said Union Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu.

Anand Sundaresan appointed as Chairman of IESC

The council promoted by Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association (ICEMA), supported by Confederation of Indian Industry is funded by National Skill Development Corporation.

New aviation policy has fare cap for 1-hour routes: Rs 2,500

If approved by the Cabinet, the policy will enable new carriers like AirAsia India and Vistara — both operated by the Tata Group via joint ventures with foreign carriers — to operate internationally.

Rupee up 5 paise against dollar in early trade

Forex dealers said weakness in dollar against some other currencies overseas and a higher opening in the domestic equity market also supported the rupee,

SoftBank to sell part of stake in China's Alibaba for $7.9 billion

SoftBank has seen its profits boosted thanks to Alibaba's record USD 25 billion market debut in 2014 in New York.

Timing your investment's entry, exit is critical for good returns: 5 things to keep in mind

While it is true that no one can time the markets, with some research and a long hard look at your investment goals, horizons, and plans, you can fine tune your exit timing.

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All you need to know about Amazon's new home, Long Island city

Amazon officially announced that it will put a major corporate outpost in the New York neighborhood of Long Island City. Here is what the Queens enclave has to offer the tech giant.