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Top mobile operators prepare for data war

India's top three mobile operators - Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India and Idea Cellular - have strengthened their positions in the battle for data ...

Tata Group fights fake job syndicates

Sets up high-level three-member committee to grow awareness about fraudulent job offers

Paytm to pay Rs 144 crore for new offices in National Capital Region

The new premises are in line with the company's plan to hire 4,500 people through the next few months

Vedanta to file notice of claim against govt in Cairn India tax dispute

Tells its counsel to file notice of claim against Govt of India for Rs 20,494-cr tax demand, alleging breach of pact with UK on investor ...

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Hyundai i20 Active: all rough and tough

Hyundai has entered crossover hatch market with a new avatar of i20, which is mighty impressive

Nissan Leaf: an impressive electric car

The electric motor is so silent that without alerting you, it can have the car speeding off. The 280 Nm of torque is what makes the Leaf so ...

UPL: Strengthening its Brazil presence

Latest acquisition will enhance its distribution reach in a market that contributes 16% to revenues

Minutes' mismatch on Vesuvius board hire

Sudipto Sarkar was appointed an ordinary & non-retiring director but minutes show a resolution appointing him an independent one for 5 ...

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Domestic gas price to fall to $5.01/mBtu

The new price is the average of prices between January 1 and December 31, 2014

Domestic air traffic up 21% in February

Domestic airlines flew over six million passengers last month as against 4.9 million passengers in same month last year

Infosys will follow two-prong acquisition strategy, says Pravin Rao

COO says the company will look for acquiring companies of smaller sizes for innovative tech and larger ones would be for geographic expansion, ...


Eveready wins court battle over LED ad campaign against Havells

LED bulbs to be face of the Eveready brand, says Amritanshu Khaitan

HUL's volumes to grow 6-7% in Q4

Company's promotional activity, price cuts fail to boost demand

Symphony hits record high

In past one-week, the stock rallied 10% after the Gujarat High Court restrains Cello from launching Symphony look-alike air coolers in the ...


Govt extends Indian Bank CEO's term

T M Bhasin has been given a sixteen-month extension in the capacity of a CEO and not CMD though

SBI to make room for foreign partner

To cut stake in general insurance venture to 51% from 76%

UBI won't lend aggressively despite removal of lending restriction: CEO

The bank will continue to focus on lending to retail and SME sectors


Reliance Communications hits 52-week low

The stock hit a 52-week low of Rs 56.75 on the National Stock Exchange in intra-day trade.

Idea Cellular falls 8% from day's high on profit booking

Idea Cellular said that the total spectrum bid made by the company is valued at approximately Rs 30,100 crore.

Telecom auctions: Idea, Bharti retain spectrum

Threat from Reliance Jio didn't materialise; Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel retain spectrum


Infosys will follow two-prong acquisition strategy, says Pravin Rao

COO says the company will look for acquiring companies of smaller sizes for innovative tech and larger ones would be for geographic expansion, ...

Wipro rejigs BFSI business unit

The move is aimed at better serving the needs of global clients

IT shares trade firm as Accenture raises revenue growth forecast

TCS, Infosys, Hexaware, Wipro and Tech Mahindra were trading higher between 1%-3% on the NSE.


MedPlus to raise up to $75 million to fund expansion

Firm runs 1,240 pharma retail stores in 150 centres across 12 states; plans 10,000 stores in next 3-4 years

BSE to discontinue trading in Ranbaxy from April 6

After Ranbaxy's merger with Sun Pharma, the scrip will be discountinued from trading on the bourses

RPG Life Sciences hits record high on promoter buying

In past two weeks the stock rallied 49% after Harsh Vardhan Goneka,bought 1.7% stake in the company via open market.


HMSI to invest Rs 585 cr to hike capacity at 3rd plant in Karnataka

New production line at existing plant site will add 600,000 units a year to take total capacity to 2.4 mn units by 2016 end

Tata's JLR announces pound 600-mn UK investment

The funds will be pumped into its research and development (R&D) and manufacturing divisions across three JLR sites in the West Midlands ...

Tata Motors: Equity dilution to have marginal impact on earnings

Inexpensive valuations, possible revival in domestic market, debt restructuring likely drivers for stock


Domestic air traffic up 21% in February

Domestic airlines flew over six million passengers last month as against 4.9 million passengers in same month last year

Meru in talks with online travel firms for booking tie up

Meru, which is competing with Ola and Uber in the taxi space, eyes 5,000 to 7,000 trips a day from this arrangement

IndiGo heads towards $400 mn IPO as air travel booms

Will file its draft prospectus by the end of May, say sources


Trinetra Cement shareholders approve merger with India Cements

India Cements will get the benefit of profitability of Trinetra and improve its own performance

Aditya Birla Group's Grasim launches new fibre brand 'Liva'

In the first season of national launch, Liva will reach over 50 cities and 1,000 outlets

FIPB clears 10 FDI proposals worth Rs 2,858 crore

Holcim-Ambuja share swap deal referred to CCEA; Sharekhan's proposal for transfer of CCDs and CCPs deferred


UPL: Strengthening its Brazil presence

Latest acquisition will enhance its distribution reach in a market that contributes 16% to revenues

UPL: Strengthening its Brazil presence

The Sinagro buy is strategic to UPL in an 11.5-bn market that makes up 16% to its revenues and is growing 25% a year

Centre may double urea capacity at RCF's plant in Trombay

Proposes coal-based urea plants in coal bearing states


Domestic gas price to fall to $5.01/mBtu

The new price is the average of prices between January 1 and December 31, 2014

Vedanta to file notice of claim against govt in Cairn India tax dispute

Tells its counsel to file notice of claim against Govt of India for Rs 20,494-cr tax demand, alleging breach of pact with UK on investor ...

Vedanta to file notice of claim against govt in Cairn India tax dispute

Cairn India received the Rs 20,497-cr tax demand in relation to its 2007 listing in India


The promoter has little skin in the game: Macquarie Securities

Bankers say account is viable, infra in place to carry out large orders

Gail, GSPL gain as Cabinet approves gas import

GSPLrallied 8% to Rs 128, while Gail (India) up 2% at Rs 387 on the National Stock Exchange.

Petronet top post: GAIL directors, Oil India Chairman in race

Candidates have been called for an interview before a three-member Search Committee on March 30


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David Gelles: 3G Capital, Buffett's favourite partner in deals worth billions
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The Brazilian private equity firm stands apart from the rest because like Warren Buffett, 3G professes to be a long-term owner of the businesses ...

Shyamal Majumdar

Shyamal Majumdar: Shadowboxing over Steve Jobs
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Apple's all-out move to trash an earlier biography of its former boss beats logic

Anjuli Bhargava

Anjuli Bhargava: AirAsia needs a new flight plan
Anjuli Bhargava

AirAsia India has its work cut out as competitors are offering more reliable services on almost every route the low-cost carrier flies

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Pulsar back in spotlight with a Rs 1 lakh bike

Bajaj Auto launches its most powerful bike under its premium brand, after having focused on sprucing up its commuter brand, Discover, for the ...

By 2018, TV ad revenue will exceed print's

Poll spends helped traditional media, while Bollywood got a wake up call in 2014

AXN eyes some more of audience action

Known for its thriller and action shows, it wants a bigger slice of the viewership pie and is going to target two different kinds of viewers

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Power Sector: Light at the end of the tunnel

Returns ratios of JSW Energy and NTPC to improve in FY16, as power demand picks up

UPL: Strengthening its Brazil presence

The $11.5 billion Brazilian market is key for UPL given that it now contributes about 16% to the company's revenues

Telecom auctions: Idea, Bharti retain spectrum

Threat from Reliance Jio didn't materialise; Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel retain spectrum

Tata Motors: Equity dilution to have marginal impact on earnings

Inexpensive valuations, possible revival in domestic market, debt restructuring likely drivers for stock