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Hyundai sales down 8% to 48,111 units in August

The company had sold 52,319 units in the same month last year

United Bank of India declares Kingfisher Airlines wilful defaulter

The classification indicates the besieged airline has defaulted on repayments despite having the funds to do so

Nippon, Reliance Group launch India funds for Japan investors

The announcements, including for launch of one equity and another bond fund, coincide with Modi's visit to Japan

Maruti's August sales rise 27% to 1,10,776 units

Domestic sales during the month stood at 98,304 units, up 29.3% from 76,018 units in August of previous year

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Identifying the right reward system

According to Towers Watson's Global Talent Management and Rewards study, there is a disconnect between employers' and employees' views on what ...

Business apps for SMEs

If Indian telcos mobilise their sales force and drive adoption of mobile business applications (MBAs) among SMEs, they could gain incremental ...

Costly sedans run out of steam

High-end mid-sized sedans, comfy SUVs and entry-level luxury models steal their show

An Android of your own

Why do all Android phones look different? the authors look at some of these to help you decide between the versions of Google's massively ...

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Wockhardt gains 5% post USFDA fast-tracks nod for anti-infection drugs

The company has received QIDP status from the USFDA for two of its drugs, WCK 771 and WCK 2349.

Wockhardt drug discovery gets fast track approval from USFDA

This is the first instance of an Indian pharmaceutical company receiving a QIDP status

ITC to make a big splash in milk

Finalises blueprint to become pan-Indian dairy player; to set up plants in 6 states


ITC to make a big splash in milk

Finalises blueprint to become pan-Indian dairy player; to set up plants in 6 states

Weekly: Markets gain on growth signs

Sensex gains seventh month in a row rises 0.8% for week ended August 28, Nifty up 0.5%

Now, Kyndal to bottle Cutty Sark in India, first time outside Scotland

The India-bottled product will be cheaper than the imported one


'Allahabad Bank should opt for long-term infra bonds'

Allahabad Bank might need to rely on volatile high-cost bulk deposits and certificates of deposit for refinancing

Online pharmacy Medybiz to tie up with insurance cos to boost growth

Sees huge potential in day-care market, seeks tie up with those firms that also cover such expenses

Govt to hike IFCI stake to 51%, infuse Rs 60 crore

At present the stake is nearly 48% on account of inclusion of preference share capital


Intex-Mozilla's price play may get buyers, but may fail to retain them

The low price will get new users but they are likely to upgrade to smarter phones sooner

CBI chargesheets Maran brothers in Maxis case

The licences were allotted during the tenure of Dayanidhi Maran as telecom minister from 2004 and 2007

Spice launches new Firefox OS phone for Rs 2,299

Move follows launch of another Firefox OS device last week by rival, Intex, for Rs 1,999


Tata Group has written down $2.2 bn under Mistry

14% of the $16 billion invested by Ratan Tata in M&As abroad has been written off by his successor

Maruti confident of shareholders' nod on Guj, says no plan B

Company needs 3/4th of minority shareholders, who hold 44% stake, to approve the proposal through a special resolution

Weekly: Markets gain on growth signs

Sensex gains seventh month in a row rises 0.8% for week ended August 28, Nifty up 0.5%


Power firms told to change P&L entry

MCA says borrowing cost of completed project counts as an expense, not an asset; clarification to affect profits of many

DLF asks independent directors for ways to grow Rs 2K cr rental business

Company is targeting 8% growth in the rental business this fiscal

Weekly: Markets gain on growth signs

Sensex gains seventh month in a row rises 0.8% for week ended August 28, Nifty up 0.5%


Tata Group has written down $2.2 bn under Mistry

14% of the $16 billion invested by Ratan Tata in M&As abroad has been written off by his successor

AirAsia India safety head quits

Mishra is now serving the mandatory six-month notice and his services will be utilised as a flying commander

Union Bank files caveat in SC against Kingfisher

Move follows Calcutta HC dismissal of Kingfisher appeal against UBI and upholding of decision to bar the company from being represented by a ...


BHEL bets on new business models, overseas opportunities

Also keen to tap opportunities in the nuclear power segment and possible entry into core-nuclear area

Weekly: Markets gain on growth signs

Sensex gains seventh month in a row rises 0.8% for week ended August 28, Nifty up 0.5%

Axis Bank, Maruti Suzuki, L&T scrips more than double in a year

While the benchmark index has moved up 48% between 29 August 2013 till date; Axis Bank, Maruti Suzuki and Larsen and Toubro (L&T) have ...


Godrej workforce set to get younger

The blueprint involves betting on internal talent, strengthening the group's leadership pipeline, driving performance-linked incentives

Ramco to set up cement unit in AP

The initial investment in the project will be Rs 1,500 cr

Hydro S&S zooms 75% in four days

The company said, there is no development in the promoter Company and the investor Company which could have any bearing on the price movement of ...


Tata Group has written down $2.2 bn under Mistry

14% of the $16 billion invested by Ratan Tata in M&As abroad has been written off by his successor

Weekly: Markets gain on growth signs

Sensex gains seventh month in a row rises 0.8% for week ended August 28, Nifty up 0.5%

Coalgate: CBI registers closure report in K M Birla case

In FIR against Birla filed last year, CBI said ex Coal Secy Parakh had reversed decision to reject coal block allocation to Hindalco


Tata Group has written down $2.2 bn under Mistry

14% of the $16 billion invested by Ratan Tata in M&As abroad has been written off by his successor

Centre allows fertiliser production using naphtha

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has allowed three fertiliser plants to produce urea using naphtha till September-end

Poultry industry misleading public: CSE

Dismisses industry that antibiotic residues in chicken in India are way below international standard


Dish TV betting big on Jan Dhan Yojana, offers 10% discount

The discount is for subscribers paying their bill through the RuPay-enabled cards

TV Today Network zooms over 30% in two days on R K Damani stake buy

On August 27, Derive Investments bought 1.17 million shares of TV Today Network for about Rs 21 crore, the NSE data shows.

Dish TV targets new acquisitions through sports driven packages

In the new channel package options, three of the four packages include all the 11 sports channels available


Reliance Haryana SEZ returns Gurgaon, Jhajjar land to Haryana Infra Corporation

The venture was established for development of SEZs, model economic townships and other infrastructure facilities in Haryana

After IOC, govt to sack independent directors of ONGC, HPCL, MRPL

NDA govt is reviewing all appointments made by the previous UPA govt during its last year in office

Oil pipelines proposed along rail tracks

State-owned Indian Oil Corporation has made this proposal to tide over the numerous hurdles oil companies face while laying pipelines


Offline project yet to take off, Namo Store plans revamp

While online sales continue to grow at a steady 10%, the volunteers-run online store has not been able to garner enough traction to push for ...

Adani buys Australia coal mine royalty rights from Linc for $145 million

Deal comes amid growing questions on whether Adani will go ahead with the project

Gateway Distriparks hits new high on strong response for Snowman IPO

The stock up 4% at Rs 269 on the National Stock Exchange.


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Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: The lone wolf syndrome
Shyamal Majumdar

Modern workplaces may ignore loners but if given time and space, these introverts can come up with ideas that work beautifully

Vanita Kohli-Khandekar

Vanita Kohli-Khandekar: Trai's take on media ownership
Vanita Kohli-Khandekar

Its recent paper is a call for the media to fix the sorry state of the news industry in India

Alokananda Chakraborty

Alokananda Chakraborty: Welcome to the omni-channel marketplace
Alokananda Chakraborty

Retailers need to offer a seamless experience for the modern consumer

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Oil marketers to rev up branded petrol, again

For BCPL's branded petrol, Speed, the price differential with regular petrol is now between Rs 2.74 and Rs 3.75 per litre

Overseas action hots up for Bollywood

The Hindi film industry is stepping up the scale of its overseas releases but not before customising the content

Wild Stone steps into Fogg's domain with no-gas variant

A previous variant of Wild Stone. With its new launch, Mcnroe will battle HUL Axe Signature and Vini Fogg

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DLF: Legal woes compound weak sales, high debt issues

Momentum in festive season launches the key factor to watch

Cairn India: Upsides capped

Limited uptick in near-term production, lower crude prices and fund allocation concerns loom

Street cautiously optimistic on PFC and REC

But companies will be hit if regulators act tough on coal block allocations termed illegal by SC

Volume boost ahead for Concor

Container volumes, expansion initiatives will help the company post better earnings growth