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  • Sensex
    Jul 17, 2015 10:15 IST

    Sensex adds 801.91 points for the week, ends marginally up

    The BSE sensex on Friday gained 17.19 points extending gains for the third consecutive day and closed at 28,463.31, as investors remained on the sidelines on lack of triggers from both the domestic and global fronts.

  • Greece
    Jun 29, 2015 20:54 IST

    Greek crisis: Should you be worried as world markets bleed?

    World markets tumbled on Monday as Greece imposed capital controls and shut its banks for a week after global creditors refused to extend the country's bailout beyond June 30. A lowdown:

  • Bombay Stock Exchange
    Jun 12, 2015 11:03 IST

    Sensex ends 54 points up ahead of key macro-economic data

    The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex recovered moderately by 54 points to end at 26,425.30 on short-coverings by operators ahead of announcement of key macro economic data later on Friday.

  • Indian Rupee
    Jun 12, 2015 11:21 IST

    Rupee extends losses; down 9 paise against dollar

    The rupee recovered by 5 paise to trade at 63.92 against the US dollar in early trade on Friday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters.

  • Piped gas
    Jun 11, 2015 21:34 IST

    Utility bills valid proof of address to open account: RBI

    Bills for postpaid mobile service, piped gas and water supply can now be submitted as proof of address for opening account with banks or other financial institutions, the Reserve Bank said on Thursday.

  • GDP
    May 29, 2015 21:57 IST

    India Inc says GDP figures point to recovery

    India Inc described the GDP figures released on Friday as encouraging, saying these confirmed industry's assessment that the economy is showing signs of recovery.

  • American Centre in New Delhi
    May 29, 2015 23:28 IST

    US economy shrinks 0.7% in first quarter

    The US economy contracted 0.7 % in the first quarter of 2015, with the impact of a ports slowdown and cautious consumer spending worse than originally estimated.The Commerce Department's revised estimate of confirmed the stall in the first three months of the year

  • Economy
    May 29, 2015 18:00 IST

    GDP grows 7.3%; data shows revival but questions over new formula

    The economy grew at 7.3% in 2014-15, up from 6.9% a year ago, government data showed on Friday.

  • SpiceJet
    May 28, 2015 22:25 IST

    SpiceJet comes out of red, posts net profit of Rs 22.51 cr

    Coming of the red after seven quarters, SpiceJet posted a Rs 22.51 crore net profit in the January-March period of FY15, helped by a Rs 650 crore funding by the new promoter, renegotiated contracts with its vendors and provisioning for re-delivery expenses.

  • Alibaba
    May 25, 2015 23:01 IST

    Alibaba ‘fighting fakes’ by fostering local brands

    Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is working with 17 shoe manufacturers here to cultivate home-grown brands online after being criticised and even sued by luxury brand Gucci for facilitating the fake-goods trade.

  • SpiceJet
    May 25, 2015 00:36 IST

    SpiceJet gives Bombardier pilots a salary hike to keep poachers at bay

    Budget airline SpiceJet, in the middle of a turnaround, has decided to bring the salaries of its Bombardier Q400 pilots on par with those who fly Boeing 737 planes.

  • start up, startup
    May 25, 2015 00:19 IST

    From hikes to freebies: Start-ups go all out to retain talent

    From team holidays to adventure trips to freebies including laptops, washing machines and even bikes, start-ups are pulling out all stops to retain employees this appraisal season.

  • Naina Lal Kidwai, former president, Ficci and country head and CEO, HSBC India.
    May 25, 2015 00:06 IST

    ‘Before a firm gets into ICU, you need to address the situation’

    I believe what we have is a pretty decent report card. On the global stage India features among the top two. One year is too short to brand India as an attractive investment destination, but the build-up has happened and now we need to maintain it. To improve the ease of doing business, states must also chip in and respond.

  • Indian currency notes
    May 20, 2015 10:49 IST

    Rupee loses ground, down 11 paise against dollar

    The rupee depreciated by 11 paise to 63.78 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to appreciation of the American currency overseas riding on strong economic data.

  • Bombay stock exchange
    May 20, 2015 10:31 IST

    Sensex rallies 206 pts, Nifty above 8,400

    The benchmark BSE Sensex gained over 206 points and the NSE Nifty reclaimed the 8,400-mark in early trade today on across-the-board buying by funds and retail investors amid a mixed trend in other Asian markets.