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ONGC to begin oil production from KG-5 block in 2019

The peak output is estimated at 4.5 million tonnes a year, 20% higher than previous estimates

ACME Solar to set up 100 MW solar power plant in Rajasthan

Estimated cost at Rs 808 crore; IFC to support project

Siva Group to see generational shift at the helm

In his new role, chief Chinnakannan Sivasankaran's son Saravana is likely to manage 60% of the group's revenues

Nepal okays GMR's $1.4-bn hydel unit plan

No clarity on equity funding structure

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Stable profit outlook for JSW Steel

Company insulated against mining woes faced by most domestic peers, stands to benefit from falling costs

Force Motors prepares for life after Bajaj exit

The company is strengthening its distribution network, forging alliances with global manufacturers and betting on exports to boost sales

For a perch in brands' minds

Twitter, the US-based networking platform, ramps up its pitch to Indian advertisers but will they buy?

A new order

A ray of hope for Indian generic drug makers

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ONGC to begin oil production from KG-5 block in 2019

The peak output is estimated at 4.5 million tonnes a year, 20% higher than previous estimates

Nepal okays GMR's $1.4-bn hydel unit plan

No clarity on equity funding structure

Rs 81,800 cr lined up for projects, says ONGC

Elimination of diesel underrecoveries reassuring: CMD


UCO Bank mulls tagging KFA a wilful defaulter

The state-run bank has an exposure of about Rs 300 crore to the airline

Customers of some PSBs may not have to pay to use ATMs

Banks also believe charging for ATM transactions might deter card usage

State Bank of India tops mobile banking chart

The bank has over 1.15 crore registered mobile banking customers


MTNL not to infuse any fresh equity into Nepalese venture

MTNL has also proposed to sell its stake in the venture that seems commercially unviable

GSM players add 55.4 lakh users in August: COAI

Idea Cellular added the maximum number of users in August with 17.2 lakh subscribers

Airtel may have to pay Rs 436 cr for merging Qualcomm 4G arm

The company is moving from its present permit to new licence for which it has to pay differential spectrum cost and migration fee


Infosys inks largest office lease deal in Poland

The company has signed a contract with commercial real estate developer Skanska Property

New deal wins boost Wipro's prospects

Dollar revenue growth this financial year is likely to be better than in the past two; analysts believe it could match industry revenue growth ...

CLSA upgrades Infosys; says it's well positioned to benefit from rising demand

Narayana Murthy's decision to curtail the declining profitability of Infosys is expected to start showing results


Bosch: Strike enters 4th day, union seeks govt intervention

The workers are on an indefinite strike since Tuesday seeking resolution for their charter of demands including wage issues, medical benefits

The humble moped is on an upswing

TVS sells more of these in a month than either its own scooters or motorcycles or of competitors' entry-level bikes

Amara Raja wants to pay promoter entity upfront for 99-yr lease

Proxy firm says deal one-sided; recommends that shareholders vote against it


Aptel rejects Tata Power's appeal against April 2013 compensatory tariff order

Refuses to condone delay in filing of appeal after over a year

BL Kashyap rallies over 100% post HDFC Mutual Fund stake buy

The stock is currently trading at its highest level since August 2011, appreciated by 107% to Rs 18.67 from Rs 9.

Realty shares rally; CNX Realty index surges over 4%

Unitech, HDIL, Indiabulls Real Estate, Oberoi Realty, DLF, DB Realty and Anant Raj Ind are up 4-11% on NSE.


Archies zooms after private firm buys 2 lakh shares

Torero Capital Private Ltd acquired 200,000 shares of Archies at an average price of Rs 30.20 per share on NSE

Jet expands foreign base, adds new Gulf routes

The airline reported a record loss of Rs 4,129 cr in 2013-14 and the expansion is part of its revival strategy

SpiceJet flies fuller in Aug, market share dips

It might be facing serious financial problems but last month, SpiceJet claimed it had become the second largest airline, based on market share ...


Nepal okays GMR's $1.4-bn hydel unit plan

No clarity on equity funding structure

BHEL adopts a two-pronged strategy of focusing on EPC

Company is exploring 'collaboration opportunities' in certain foreign countries to bolster export business

Suzlon Energy declines 10% on listing of fresh shares

A fresh 270 million shares allotted on conversion of FCCBs of the company starts trading today.


Sutlej Textiles shuts fabric division to focus on home textiles

Company to expand manufacturing capacity of home textiles from existing 2.5 mn metres to 9.6 mn metres

Future Retail gains as MSA (Singapore) acquires stake

MSA (Singapore) acquired over 26 lakh shares of Future Retail at Rs 120.18/share

Market rally rejigs cement, pharma pecking order

Shree Cement beats ACC in market value, Lupin ahead of Dr Reddy's Labs


Hindustan Copper to diversify into downstream products space

Company is into advanced negotiations with a closely held firm, will buy more than 26%

JSW has handful of potential targets on radar for acquisition

Company has already submitted the final binding bid to acquire some assets of Italy's Lucchini

Coal to power cos may get costlier

Coal India may be allowed to trade-off its e-auction cut with a higher price in fuel supply deliveries


Hatsun Agro rises on preferential share issue plans

The company's board will meet on Sep 23 to consider issue of share on preferential basis

Many rerating cues for UPL

Product launches, presence in high-growth markets and lower debt should help it improve revenue, earnings growth

Skincare makes a splash with satchets

While Zydus launched facewash in a satchet for the first time, Fair & Lovely relaunched its pack to revive sales


Zee Entertainment hits 14-year high on entry into Nifty

The stock hit high of Rs 317, its highest level since June 2000, on National Stock Exchange.

Zee Entertainment up 7% ahead of Nifty inclusion

Zee Entertainment will replace United Spirits in the 50-share Nifty from September 19.

Zee Entertainment up on brokerage upgrade

Kotak has upgraded the stock to 'add' with target of Rs 315 and the stock will be included in Nifty from Sep 19


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40 Years Ago...and now: Brand new, always

The endorsement career of India's megastar Amitabh Bachchan displays his relevance in diametrically opposite roles and product categories

Skincare makes a splash with satchets

While Zydus launched facewash in a satchet for the first time, Fair & Lovely relaunched its pack to revive sales

Google's roadblock for Android One on Zee

The Internet mogul, which unveiled its operating system version for lower-end phones on Monday

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Fall in raw material costs to impact FMCG earnings

Analysts expect earnings growth to accelerate in the coming quarters and gross margins to increase

New deal wins boost Wipro's prospects

Dollar revenue growth this financial year is likely to be better than in the past two; analysts believe it could match industry revenue growth ...

Crude oil likely to sustain below $100/bbl

Oil subsidies to fall 44% in FY15

Apollo Hospitals eyeing higher margins

While HMS acquisition will add to company's pharmacy business, hospital segment will drive profits