Business

  • Mobile phone
    Jul 28, 2015 23:54 IST

    Network doesn't follow everywhere you go, thanks to call drop

    Are you there? If you are travelling in a car and hope to have a seamless cellphone conversation, good luck to you, especially if you are going over a flyover.

  • A security personnel
    Jul 28, 2015 23:48 IST

    8 senior AI Dreamliner pilots resign, more may follow

    In a huge setback for national carrier Air India (AI), eight senior Boeing 787 Dreamliner pilots, on whom the airline had spent about Rs 40 lakh each on training, have resigned.

  • Banknotes
    Jul 28, 2015 23:26 IST

    Exim Bank increases line of credit to east Asian neighbours

    As India tries to increase its influence in the East Asian region, Exim Bank has increased its line of credit to the countries as part of the government’s "Act East" policy.

  • raghuram rajan
    Jul 28, 2015 23:30 IST

    Country needs good economists to boost policy making: Rajan

    Underlining the need for good economists to frame sensible policies, Reserve Bank India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan has said that the inability to get quality talent may be hurting country's policy-making process.

  • Medicines
    Jul 28, 2015 23:20 IST

    UK backs 700 'made in India' drugs despite EU ban

    Britain’s health regulator, Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has come out in support of ‘made in India’ drugs.

  • pic 1
    Jul 28, 2015 22:58 IST

    Qatar Airways in talks with IndiGo for stake buy

    Qatar Airways said on Tuesday it was in talks with IndiGo about taking a stake in India's biggest airline that would expand the Gulf carrier's foothold in one of the world's fastest growing aviation markets.

  • Hyundai cars to ditch cigarette lighter socket
    Jul 28, 2015 19:36 IST

    CCI fines Hyundai Rs 420 cr for restricting spare parts sale

    Coming down hard on carmakers found to be restricting sale of spare parts in the open market, fair trade regulator CCI on Tuesday imposed a penalty of Rs 420.26 crore on Hyundai Motor India and asked two others, Reva and Premier, to 'cease and desist' from anti-competitive practices.

  • SEBI
    Jul 28, 2015 20:08 IST

    Sebi cancels registration of Sahara mutual fund

    In a fresh crackdown, Sebi on Tuesday cancelled the registration of Sahara Mutual Fund saying it was no longer 'fit and proper' to carry out this business and ordered transfer of its operations to another fund house.

  • China, China stock markets
    Jul 28, 2015 17:54 IST

    What does stock market tumble mean for China and rest of world?

    China's stock market tumbled this week despite a massive government intervention aimed at halting a slide in prices that began last month following an explosive rise. On Monday, the Shanghai Composite Index suffered its biggest daily fall since 2007. Here's what the sell-off means for the Chinese economy and other countries.

  • SpiceJet
    Jul 28, 2015 18:03 IST

    SpiceJet posts Rs 72 crore quarterly profit on lower expenses

    SpiceJet on Tuesday posted its second straight quarterly profit at Rs 71.8 crore in the three months that ended in June, helped by a steep 42% reduction in costs and higher seat occupancy.

  • The Volkswagen Passat BlueMotion
    Jul 28, 2015 14:52 IST

    Volkswagen beats Toyota in world's biggest automaker race

    Camry and Prius maker Toyota broke GM's decades-long reign as the world's top automaker in 2008 but lost the crown three years later as Japan's 2011 earthquake-tsunami disaster hammered production and disrupted the supply chains of the country's automakers.

  • Maruti Suzuki Celerio diesel
    Jul 28, 2015 14:25 IST

    Maruti Suzuki Q1 net-surges 56% to Rs 1,193cr

    India's largest car-maker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday posted 56.49% increase in its standalone net profit at Rs 1,192.92 crore in the first quarter riding on high volumes, favourable foreign exchange and cost reduction efforts.

  • Sensex
    Jul 28, 2015 10:51 IST

    Sensex sheds 102 points, down for 4th consecutive day

    The benchmark BSE Sensex fell for the fourth straight session on Tuesday by 102.15 points to 27,459.23 as realty and auto shares dropped on receding hopes of a rate cut by the Reserve Bank and mixed bag of corporate earnings.

  • Rupee
    Jul 28, 2015 10:48 IST

    Rupee jumps 25 paise at 63.91 against US dollar

    Snapping its 4-day losing streak, the rupee rose by 25 paise at 63.91 against the US dollar on fresh selling of the American currency by banks and exporters amidst renewed foreign capital outflows.

  • body clock
    Jul 28, 2015 04:41 IST

    Greek crisis: A new avenue for Indian drug exports

    Debt-ridden Greece and the global pharmaceutical industry are not getting along well. The Greek government has recently accused more than 50 pharmaceutical firms, globally, of cutting off supplies of key drugs.