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Bengaluru realtors poaching execs from Mumbai peers

Buoyed by strong commercial and residential offtake, Bengaluru-based real estate firms are poaching senior executives for top positions and ...

Swiss Re to tie up with BIMTECH as technical partner

Global reinsurance company Swiss Re plans to collaborate with the Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTECH) in its Post-graduate ...

United Spirits, Vijay Mallya set for a lengthy legal battle

Were they sleeping till now? retorts Mallya, as he and United Spirits get set for a lengthy legal battle

Sebi, other regulators to look into alleged lapses

With liquor giant United Spirits asking its own chairman, Vijay Mallya, to quit, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) and other ...

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Earnings tremors rock early birds

100-odd firms see first net profit decline in eight quarters, sales down 15.6% YoY

Brand visibility top task for CG consumer arm's owners

Crompton spent just 3% of revenue on ads and promotions compared to Havells' 9% and TTK's 12%

The curious case of India's e-commerce

Newbie Flipkart rules the market. What happened to the original e-shopping first-movers like Rediff, Yahoo!, Indiatimes, Sify, HomeShop18, eBay?

Branding vada pav: How Dheeraj Gupta built Jumbo King

In a bid to organise one of the most unorganised food businesses, Gupta with an initial corpus of only Rs 2 lakh started Jumbo King

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United Spirits, Vijay Mallya set for a lengthy legal battle

Were they sleeping till now? retorts Mallya, as he and United Spirits get set for a lengthy legal battle

Vedanta eyeing minority stake in Electrosteel Steels

Electrosteel has been under corporate debt restructuring scheme since 2013 with a debt of more than Rs 6,000 crore

Ratan Tata picks up stake in Xiaomi

Phonemaker declined to disclose deal value


United Spirits, Vijay Mallya set for a lengthy legal battle

Were they sleeping till now? retorts Mallya, as he and United Spirits get set for a lengthy legal battle

Top 9 Sensex firms lose over Rs 1 lakh crore in m-cap

Sun Pharma, Infosys take biggest hit; TCS is the sole gainer

Titan Eye Plus to open 60 new outlets this fiscal

Firm is also looking at increasing distribution of in-house brands, Fastrack and Glares, this year


FIIs hike stake in HDFC to record high of nearly 80%

The mortgage financier is also the first listed Indian company among 30 Sensex firms to have 80% shareholding by FIIs

Govt renews search for five PSU bank chiefs; norms relaxed

Age limit increased to 57 years, from 55, mandatory board-level experience reduced to one year, from three

Govt may add two new criteria for fresh fund infusion in PSBs

Special consideration for banks with international branches, those with operations in eastern belt


Ratan Tata picks up stake in Xiaomi

Phonemaker declined to disclose deal value

Telecom operators slash call rates to quake-hit Nepal

MTS India to charge calls at a rupee a minute, compared with normal rate of Rs 7-12, Tata teleservices to charge 1p per sec

No works at DoT without advance payment: BSNL to staff

According to BSNL employee union representatives, unpaid bills for services rendered are said to be over Rs 300 crore


Top 9 Sensex firms lose over Rs 1 lakh crore in m-cap

Sun Pharma, Infosys take biggest hit; TCS is the sole gainer

Suven gets fresh product patents overseas

Suven has a total of 21 granted patents from Australia, 15 from Europe, 16 from Hong Kong, 4 from Israel and 5 from Norway

Innovision Healthcare set to raise Rs 35 crore

Herbal health care products maker is in talks with a clutch of strategic investors


Goodyear looking at India with 'renewed interest'

Goodyear, which entered the Indian market in 1922, has two manufacturing plants at Aurangabad in Maharashtra and Ballabgarh in Haryana

Car exports from India decline 1.66% in 2014-15

Decline mainly due to country's largest car exporter Hyundai Motor slipping 18% in its overseas shipments

DLF to remain in Group A category: BSE

Exchange to also move United Spirits, GATI and JK Tyre to Group A, will drop Ranbaxy and ING Vysya Bank


NTPC's Lara project lands in trouble

The mega power project of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) coming up in Lara of Raigarh district had landed in trouble with people ...

IL&FS Engg bags Bangalore Metro contract worth Rs 327 cr

The contract involves construction of elevated structures (viaduct) of length of 3.945 km and is to be completed in 27 months

NTPC signs PPA for phase 1 of 1,000 mw ultra solar project with AP discoms

This is Ph I of 1,000 Mw ultra solar power project being set up by company


Sapna Infoway plans to raise Rs 60 crore

The company is one of the largest exporters of vernacular language books from India

Jhunjhunwala sells Rs 67-cr worth shares in Sterling Holidays

Investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala has sold majority of shares held in leisure hospitality and Vacation Ownership company Sterling Holiday Resorts ...

DLF to remain in Group A category: BSE

Exchange to also move United Spirits, GATI and JK Tyre to Group A, will drop Ranbaxy and ING Vysya Bank


Vedanta eyeing minority stake in Electrosteel Steels

Electrosteel has been under corporate debt restructuring scheme since 2013 with a debt of more than Rs 6,000 crore

LED market bullish on high adoption ratio

Rise in adoption on back of strong push towards sustainable lighting solutions

Set up evacuation mechanism, rail infra for 1 bn tonne coal: panel

Committee says Coal India has undertaken a few major infrastructure projects to be executed by Railways


India plans to set up urea plant in Iran: Govt

RCF, GSFC and GNFC appoint SBI Caps for advisory and due diligence services to find an Iranian JV partner

Rallis: Growing seed, agrochemical portfolio provides zing

While seeds business continues to do well and new agrochem products should drive growth and margins, a weak monsoon could take away some sheen

Market Watch: 15 stocks to watch in trade on Thursday

Biocon, HDFC Bank, Cairn India, M&M Financial, Clariant Chemicals and Rallis India likely to react to newsflow


Today's picks- 23 April 2015

Nifty, Bank Nifty, Tech Mahindra, Cairn India & Zee Entertainment

Dish TV: Strong signals

The company is on course to improving profitability but any move to expand smaller recharge options to subsidise set-top box charges by ...

UFO sets IPO price band at Rs.615-625

Offers open to the public from April 28 to April 30


Top 9 Sensex firms lose over Rs 1 lakh crore in m-cap

Sun Pharma, Infosys take biggest hit; TCS is the sole gainer

Crude oil slump: Cairn exits Lanka

Cairn has already slashed its capital expenditure to $500 million from $1.2 billion earlier

Cairn India rebounds from 52-week low

The moved higher by 3% to Rs 221,bouncing back 9% from its 52-week low of Rs 202 touched on the NSE in early morning trade.


Crisil erases early gains on profit booking

The stock rallied nearly 17% on the NSE in early morning trade after it announced share buyback plan.

CCI closes anti-competitive case against Gujarat Gas

The Competition Commission of India had initiated a detailed probe in the case following a complaint by Saint Gobain Glass

Cimmco surges on bagging defence items manufacturing license

The stock is locked at the upper circuit of 10% at Rs 107 on the National Stock Exchange.


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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: How Godrej meets the talent challenge in Africa
Shyamal Majumdar

The process involves identifying talents in its India operations and redeploying them in key positions in Africa

Katie Benner

Katie Benner: Humans win in Google's 'mobilegeddon'
Katie Benner

Mobilegeddon offers a window into why the EU's seemingly strong case against Google might be more tenuous

Pratip Kar

Pratip Kar: Companies Act 2013 and internal financial controls
Pratip Kar

Implementation will be weakened if we fail to define terms used in the Act clearly and precisely

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Sachet-sized TV recharge

Tata Sky has taken a leaf out of telecom companies in its bid to get crucial numbers in small-town India. Competitors, however, are not

Disney wears a profitable movie producer's hat

PK was a dream but even without it, the studio has balanced a big slate with high return on investment

Summer heats up with ITC's entry into juices

The cigarette-to-soaps major has stepped into the branded juices category with desi flavours

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Q4 will largely be a weak quarter for road players

Construction revenue likely to remain flat while higher capital cost may hurt profitability for some companies

Infy's Q4 revenue growth lags peers

Sets ambitious 10-12% growth target for FY16 and $20 bn by 2020

L&T Finance: Potential for re-rating

Inexpensive valuations, strong growth prospects and improving return ratios have made most analysts bullish

HDFC Bank: Superior show continues

Uptick in fee income growth added to the strong show in Q4 FY15