- May 03, 2015 23:52 IST
How do you spot an economic revival without poring through reams of statistics put out by the official number crunchers? It’s simple. Look around you: are your neighbours dining out more, or has your friend bought a smarter phone?
- May 03, 2015 23:27 IST
The government may consider setting up a natural calamity insurance pool, especially in the wake of the Nepal earthquake that caused heavy loss of life and property, and sparked warnings that India too is at risk.
- May 03, 2015 21:25 IST
In a major consolidation exercise, Aditya Birla Group on Sunday merged its apparel businesses into a Rs 5,290 crore entity named Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail (ABFRL), which will be the largest pure-play fashion lifestyle company in the the country.
- May 03, 2015 17:04 IST
Berkshire Hathaway Inc shareholders on Saturday celebrated Warren Buffett's 50th anniversary running the conglomerate, as the billionaire expressed optimism the company would thrive over the long haul, even after he is gone.
- May 03, 2015 14:21 IST
Paytm's mobile wallet will soon be accepted at quick service restaurants (QSRs), including Domino's and Cafe Coffee Day, as the Alibaba-backed company forays into the offline retail space in the next two months.
- May 02, 2015 15:34 IST
State-run telecom operator BSNL on Saturday slashed roaming tariff by up to 40% for its prepaid and postpaid mobile connection with effect from May 1.
- May 02, 2015 15:57 IST
In a mixed pattern of trading, gold extended losses for the second straight day and prices fell by another Rs 160 to Rs 27,030 per 10 grams in tandem with weak global market, while silver rebounded by Rs 510 to Rs 37,210 per kg on revival of buying by industrial units.
- May 03, 2015 16:54 IST
Dave Goldberg, chief executive officer of SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg, died unexpectedly on Friday night, his brother wrote in a Facebook post on Saturday.
- May 03, 2015 12:59 IST
Logging fresh one-year high, India's exposure to US government securities reached $101.7 billion as the country purchased nearly $10 billion worth bonds in just one month.
- May 03, 2015 14:17 IST
Making a fresh bid to locate Sahara investors eligible for refunds, capital markets regulator Sebi has asked the bondholders of two Sahara firms to submit their claims along with the proof of investments.
- May 02, 2015 01:06 IST
In keeping with its objective of simplifying the country’s archaic labour laws, the government is planning to integrate three labour laws into a single code, which will enable companies to fire their staff without any official sanction if their staff strength is up to 300.
- May 01, 2015 16:01 IST
Maharashtra's FDA on Friday said it has ordered filing of FIR against e-commerce major Snapdeal.com's CEO Kunal Bahl and directors of the company in a case related to alleged online sale of medicines, including prescription drugs.
- May 02, 2015 01:02 IST
Modi government’s reform initiatives will help India’s economy grow 9-10% in the coming years, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday.
- May 02, 2015 00:58 IST
DLF REIT is the widely awaited debut of Real Estate Investment Trust in India. The country’s largest realty company is readying to raise an estimated Rs 6,000 crore over the next two years.
- May 01, 2015 23:18 IST
The second-largest low-cost airline SpiceJet on Friday extended complimentary meals and beverages, and priority baggage handling for select seats under SpiceMax to an indefinite period.