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Sensex hits record high
Reuters
The BSE Sensex gains as much as 0.43 per cent to hit a record high of 26,674.38 on Thursday, surpassing the previous life high hit on Monday. The Nifty gains 0.36 per cent and is near a record high.The benchmark index is up 2.95 per cent for August, while the Nifty is up 3.1 per cent so far. The indices are headed towards their fourth consecutive monthly gains.Positive global stocks and continued...
Prasad unveils dot Bharat domain name   27 August, 2014
Telecommunications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad Wednesday unveiled the dot Bharat domain name, an official statement said.Most of the future expansion of the internet is going to come from Asia, Africa and the developing world. Local languages, content and culture will increasingly become important themes for the future expansion of the internet, the minister said, adding that mobile...
AI website crashes on heavy booking for tickets   27 August, 2014
State-run Air India's website today crashed due to heavy booking load following its limited period offer of Rs 100 fare. "Air India expresses its sincerest apology to customers who tried to access our website during the last few hours. We are experiencing some technical problem with our servers and doing everything to minimise the amount of time necessary to restore our website,"...
Waive taxes to promote cycle ownership: TERI   27 August, 2014
Government should waive the taxes on cycles bought by low-income population to promote their use, a report released by the Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) said. "It is proposed that the government should waive the taxes on cycles consumed by the low-income population. If the 12 per cent tax component (6.8 per cent going to central government and 5.2 per cent going to state government)...
DLF to comply with SC direction to deposit Rs 630 cr fine   27 August, 2014
India's largest realty firm DLF stated it will comply with the direction of the Supreme Court to deposit the Rs 630 crore penalty imposed by the competition watchdog CCI and said it remained confident about the merits of its case. The apex court said the total amount should be deposited within three months with its registry pending the outcome of the appeal filed by DLF against May 19 order...
IMF chief Lagarde under investigation   27 August, 2014
Vanishing fragrance   23 August, 2014
Decommissioned!   23 August, 2014
India bans Finmeccanica from bidding for contracts   27 August, 2014
Mallya moves HC against PNB notice   26 August, 2014
CCI imposes fine of $420m on carmakers   26 August, 2014
Sensex trades flat; auto stocks plunge   26 August, 2014
Sensex up 126 points; auto stocks surge   27 August, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
Adani to invest $2 billion in power plant   25 August, 2014
Follow 2-step payment strictly: RBI   23 August, 2014
Govt hikes import duty on sugar   22 August, 2014
PACL needs $8.1b to repay investors   23 August, 2014
Nifty marks record high   22 August, 2014
Economy to grow 5.8 pc in 2014-15   21 August, 2014
Low cost sanitary pad machine to reach 70 countries   23 August, 2014
Axis Bank to raise Rs 6,000 cr from bonds   21 August, 2014
'Falling crude, coal prices huge positive for India'   21 August, 2014
'Will tighten banking risk management'   21 August, 2014
Royalty on minerals to swell 41 pc   21 August, 2014
RBI to regulate illegal money taking entities   21 August, 2014
Rupee hits three-week high at open   22 August, 2014
PPF deposit limit hiked to Rs 1.5 L   20 August, 2014
High-level panel set up to revamp FCI   20 August, 2014
Nifty retreats from record high   20 August, 2014
Govt calls meeting to speed up ACC proposals   20 August, 2014
ICICI offers EMI against debit card   19 August, 2014
Railways seeks report from DRMs on high-speed trains   20 August, 2014
Corporates routing money abroad?   19 August, 2014
Modi to dedicate super thermal power project   20 August, 2014
Degrees of change   16 August, 2014
Modified draft Indian Financial Code likely by mid-2015   20 August, 2014
Nifty marks second consecutive record high   19 August, 2014
Dr Reddys under scanner for packaging violations   20 August, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
Losses on sale of diesel rise to Rs 1.78/litre   19 August, 2014
Nifty approaches record high   18 August, 2014
India hopeful of solution to food subsidy issue   19 August, 2014
Govt mulling mining bill to allow private players   19 August, 2014
China hopes WTO can resolve differences   18 August, 2014
Sultan of Brunei bids for Sahara's luxury hotels   18 August, 2014
Jaitley for rationalising subsidies   16 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
'No contradiction in being pro-biz, pro-poor'   18 August, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
'Changes to related party transaction norms significant'   18 August, 2014
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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