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  • Vistara
    Apr 01, 2015 02:23 IST

    Newbie Vistara to fly international in 2 yrs, expand fleet

    Vistara plans to expand its fleet size and start flying overseas within two years, the airline’s CEO said on Tuesday, ahead of an expected change in aviation rules that could allow new carriers to operate abroad.

  • hdfc
    Apr 01, 2015 02:09 IST

    Loan rates to come down, but only after returns on deposits

    April’s here, and you can look forward to paying lower instalments on your loans. But first, brace yourself for lower interest rates on fresh deposits that you are planning to make.

  • petroleum engg
    Apr 01, 2015 02:03 IST

    RIL signs deals for two offshore oil, gas blocks in Myanmar

    India’s largest private sector company Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and Myanma Oil & Gas Enterprise (MOGE), a state-owned enterprise of Myanmar, on Tuesday signed production-sharing contracts for two offshore blocks.

  • Tata Consultancy Services
    Mar 29, 2015 13:05 IST

    Top 10 blue-chip cos shed over Rs 1 trillion in M-cap; TCS top loser

    The top 10 most valued companies saw a combined erosion of over Rs 1 lakh crore to their market capitalisation over the past week, amid a steep fall in the broader market.

  • Xi Jingping
    Mar 29, 2015 09:37 IST

    Australia signs up to negotiations on Chinese-led bank

    Australia announced on Sunday that it would join negotiations to establish a new a Chinese-led Asian regional bank that has emerged as a potential challenge to United States influence in a part of the world where the Obama administration has tried to forge stronger ties.

  • Vistara
    Mar 28, 2015 15:09 IST

    Vistara launches special fares starting at Rs 2,129

    To woo customers amid low occupancy in its flights, Tata-SIA joint venture carrier Vistara today rolled out special 90-day advance purchase fares, starting at Rs 2,129.

  • India China flag
    Mar 28, 2015 16:09 IST

    Silk Road projects could benefit India: CII official

    The Silk Road projects announced by Chinese President Xi Jinping could benefit India's infrastructure development, a Confederation of Indian Industry board member said today.

  • Mar 28, 2015 09:04 IST

    US economic growth likely to weaken in first quarter

    US economic growth decelerated in the fourth quarter of 2014 and is likely to slow further in the first quarter of 2015 despite robust consumer spending, the US Commerce Department said on Friday, a media report said on Saturday.

  • pic 1
    Mar 27, 2015 13:29 IST

    IndiGo heads towards $400 million IPO as air travel booms

    India's biggest carrier, IndiGo, is preparing to file documents for a stock listing to raise $300 to $400 million, two sources with knowledge of the plans said, as it looks to cash in on a booming air travel market.

  • Bombay stock exchange
    Mar 27, 2015 11:08 IST

    Sensex breaks 7-day losing trend, but volatility continues

    The benchmark BSE Sensex on Friday ended at 27,458.64, up by a marginal 1.06 points to technically snap the seven-session losing streak in a highly volatile trade amid continuing geo-political tensions.

  • Bharti Airtel logo
    Mar 26, 2015 13:24 IST

    Spectrum payment to push up telcos' debt to Rs 3.5 lakh crore

    Payment for spectrum won by companies in the auction concluded on Wednesday is expected to push up the debt on telecom operators to about Rs 3.5 lakh crore, leading to a significant rise in tariffs, says industry body Assocham.

  • Budget, oil, petroleum
    Mar 26, 2015 09:05 IST

    Oil prices surge after Saudi air strikes in Yemen

    Brent crude oil prices shot up nearly 6 percent on Thursday after Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab allies began a military operation in Yemen, although Asian importers said they were not immediately worried about supply disruptions.

  • Phaneesh Murthy
    Mar 23, 2015 23:36 IST

    Former IGATE CEO Phaneesh Murthy set to launch health exchange

    Having settled two years of legal battles that followed his scandalous affair with a subordinate, which hit his once meteoric career, Phaneesh Murthy, former CEO of iGATE and board member of Infosys, has now come up with his own venture PM Health & Life Care — an online marketplace for health products and services.

  • Illegal mining
    Mar 23, 2015 23:19 IST

    Maintain status quo on cancelled coal blocks: HC to govt

    The Delhi High Court on Monday directed the Centre to refrain from taking any decision on the two coal blocks in Chhattisgarh, whose recent auction process was cancelled by the government even as Jindal Power Ltd (JPL) emerged as the highest bidder.

  • SpiceJet
    Mar 23, 2015 17:38 IST

    SpiceJet reaches out of court settlement with Irish lessor

    Budget carrier SpiceJet today said it has reached an out of court settlement with an aircraft lessor over default on aircraft rentals.