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Piramal to buy 20% in Shriram Capital for Rs 2,014 crore

The Shriram stake purchase will add muscle to Piramal's financial services businesses

Piramal to buy 20% in Shriram Capital for Rs 2,000 crore

The Shriram stake purchase will add muscle to Piramal's financial services businesses

KKR, Blackstone eye stake in Idea

Private equity giants bidding for a total of 8% in India's third-largest telecom operator by subscriber base

Jaguar-Land Rover pulls Tata Motors out of local crisis

JLR posted 16% growth in retail sales in the past year, highest in the luxury car segment globally, on the back of launches, output ramp-up

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Retailers shift focus as winds change

As uncertainty grows over the country's investment policy, foreign retailers determined to stay on are happy to invest in wholesale trade

Hopes rise for Crompton Greaves amid stake-sale rumours

Rise in the stock price to a media report some time back that Gautam Thapar who owns a 42.51% stake, was looking for buyers for his flagship ...

JSW Steel takes a brief pause

Though the company's outlook remains strong, concern on steel prices and demand adds to near-term challenges

Automobile scrips rise in fund houses' preference

About 8.3% of overall equity assets under management has been pumped into automobile stocks

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Mindtree gains on 1:1 bonus issue, strong Q4 earnings

The board has recommended a total dividend of 150% or Rs 15 per equity share of par value Rs 10 each, include a special dividend of 50% for ...

HCL Tech Q3 net up 8.55% at Rs 1,624 cr q-o-q

EBIT margin at 24.7%, dollar revenue at $1,361 mn

Piramal to buy 20% in Shriram Capital for Rs 2,000 crore

The Shriram stake purchase will add muscle to Piramal's financial services businesses


Diageo to spend Rs 11,448 cr for another 26% in USL

At Rs 3,030 a share, offers 20% premium to average 60-day stock price

Good time for short-term investors to exit USL

Diageo's open offer is at an attractive valuation & factors in most of the near-term earnings upsides; however, those in for the long term ...

CMC to focus on expanding Education & Training segment in FY15

Company to up budget allocation for R&D by 15% for FY15


IndusInd Bank's net profit up 29%

Bank's core fee income grew 28% to Rs 442 cr in the fourth quarter

State Bank of India to review branch policy in metros

Lender taking external help for study, with aim to optimise network and review location potentials, performance parameters

Bombay HC defers hearing on YES Bank case to April 29

In the previous hearing the court had said that Rana Kapoor and Madhu Kapur should try and settle the dispute outside the court


KKR, Blackstone eye stake in Idea

Private equity giants bidding for a total of 8% in India's third-largest telecom operator by subscriber base

RCom raises call rates up to 20%

This is for pre-paid customers, who account for a major chunk of the company's 117 million subscribers

Tata Comm expands data centre footprints through partnerships

Company has entered into strategic partnerships with Australia's NEXTDC, Interxion in Germany and Austria, and Pacific Link Telecom in Malaysia


Mindtree gains on 1:1 bonus issue, strong Q4 earnings

The board has recommended a total dividend of 150% or Rs 15 per equity share of par value Rs 10 each, include a special dividend of 50% for ...

HCL Tech Q3 net up 8.55% at Rs 1,624 cr q-o-q

EBIT margin at 24.7%, dollar revenue at $1,361 mn

Rising global economy helps TCS maintain growth momentum

Reports 51.5% rise in profit in Q4; mgmt feels revenue growth in FY15 will beat FY14's


Piramal to buy 20% in Shriram Capital for Rs 2,000 crore

The Shriram stake purchase will add muscle to Piramal's financial services businesses

Ranbaxy buy in line with Sun's strategy

Sun Pharma's recent purchase of ailing Ranbaxy Laboratories might have come as a surprise but analysts said the deal was in sync with the ...

Ascent Capital picks up minority stake in Shasun's animal health JV

Alivira Animal Health manufactures and sells both veterinary APIs and formulations in the global market


Jaguar-Land Rover pulls Tata Motors out of local crisis

JLR posted 16% growth in retail sales in the past year, highest in the luxury car segment globally, on the back of launches, output ramp-up

Mahindra to launch electric scooter in US

The single-seater Genze has a seven-inch weatherproof touchscreen as its instrument panel

Bajaj Auto union threatens strike at Chakan plant from April 28

Alleges that the company has continued to harass workers


Tata Power plans to add 646.7 MW from clean energy sources

Company plans to increase its renewable energy capacity by about 71%

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Nifty, Bank Nifty, Jindal Steel and Power, DLF & TCS

NCC rallies over 35% in three days after board approves rights issue

The board approved raising of funds up to an amount of Rs 650 crore through rights issue of equity shares to the existing members.


SpiceJet sale in western markets

Discounts offered to flyers from Maharashtra, Goa and Gujarat

SpiceJet introduces consolidated fare

SpiceJet will now display combined fee indicating base fare, fuel surcharge, separate heads for taxes and fees payable to govt

BoI lends Air India $200 mn to purchase three Dreamliners

The national carrier would use the amount to acquire these Boeing 787s before offering the aircraft to leasing companies for sale and leaseback ...


Hopes rise for Crompton Greaves amid stake-sale rumours

Rise in the stock price to a media report some time back that Gautam Thapar who owns a 42.51% stake, was looking for buyers for his flagship ...

Today's picks

Nifty, Bank Nifty, BHEL & Infosys

Crompton Greaves hits 33-month high on report of Hitachi eyeing stake

Since March 14, 2014, the stock has rallied 33% from Rs 142 compared to 3.3% rise in benchmark S&P BSE Sensex.


Odisha seeks MoEF nod for Nalco's slurry pipeline

Wants to lay a slurry pipeline from its CPP at Angul to Bharatpur South coal block of MCL

Future Retail extends rally on talk of acquiring Nilgiris

The stock has rallied nearly 30% in past two trading sessions on back of heavy volumes.

Clariant Chemicals hits 52-week high on selling Thane land for Rs 1,154 crore

The company has entered into an agreement to sell its land located in Kolshet, Thane aggregating to about 87 acres to Ishwer Realty and ...


JSW Steel takes a brief pause

Though the company's outlook remains strong, concern on steel prices and demand adds to near-term challenges

Today's picks

Nifty, Bank Nifty, Jindal Steel and Power, DLF & TCS

Tata Steel's India production and sales hit record in 2013-14

Crude steel production touched the highest-ever at 9.15 million tonnes


Jubilant FoodWorks gain as RBI allows hike in FII limit

The Reserve Bank of India said that foreign institutional investors would be able to purchase up to 55% of the paid-up capital in the company.

Clearance delays push RCF's project cost by Rs 500 cr

Sources added that only last year the project got pre-Public investment Board clearance and presently it is stuck at the PIB level

Deepak Fertilizers in expansion mode

Company is planning to set up a new facility at Paradip in Odisha


RIL denies it got favours from govt

Says CAG report on KG basin oil fields 'inquisitorial' and based on 'incomplete information'

Oil Min to move Cabinet note to allow RIL retain three gas discoveries

May seek EC approval before approaching CCEA

Reliance commissions Silvassa plant

Plant now takes RIL's total PFY capacity, including the Malaysian facilities, to over 1.5 MMTPA


Gujarat-based stocks in focus

Adani Enterprises, Gujarat Gas, Adani Ports, Adani Power, Gujarat State Petronet, GMDC and Gujarat Pipavav are up 2-12% on the BSE.

MCX hits three month high

In the past one week, the stock has rallied nearly 17% from Rs 513 on April 7, 2014 compared to 0.63% rise in CNX Nifty.

BSE Mid, Small-Cap indices hit 15-month high

In the past one month, both the S&P BSE mid-cap and small-cap indices have outperformed the market by surging 10% and 13% respectively, as ...


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Vanita Kohli-Khandekar

Vanita Kohli-Khandekar: Our digital joys
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The online media market remains oligopolistic at best, with only a few players dominating the space

Avirup Bose

Avirup Bose: CCI's fine on Google - Why other firms should not feel 'lucky'
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The fair trade body's penalty on the internet giant should be a wake-up call for Indian companies that tend to be lackadaisical towards ...

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Shyamal Majumdar: Are you being psyched out?
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Psychometric tests can be useful, provided we know how to handle them

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Khoday's once again raises the Black flag

After winning the battle against UB's Kalyani Black Label, it is now against Diageo's Johnnie Walker

Deals, internet and sales staff can sway the consumer

Nielsen has recently looked at seven facets of the Indian consumer

Fabric brands stitch up the ingredient story

Raymond hangs its latest communication on a new hook - wool for summers -while Birla Cellulose of Aditya Birla Group has focused on Liva for a ...

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Infosys' struggle with growth continues

Revenue growth to continue to face challenges due to weak repeat business and new deal wins

HUL does not expect demand to revive soon

Margins may come under pressure as Q4 volume growth may fall from 4% in Q3 and input costs are likely to rise

Ashok Leyland may be a key beneficiary of macro pick-up

Company's focus on cutting costs and improving product mix to drive profit in FY15

Dalal Street turns positive on metals as outlook improves

Lower debt, cost-cutting measures, improved product mix to drive profits