Negative global cues drag equity markets lower

  Mumbai, May 24 - Negative global cues, along with a weak rupee, dragged the Indian equity markets lower on Tuesday. Consequently, the key indices of the Indian equity markets traded flat -- marginally...

Turning away billions, but have right to do business: Trump

Washington, Dec 12. US President-elect Donald Trump said he was turning down "billions of dollars of deals" to avoid potential conflicts of interest, but "has the right" to still do business deals."I'm...

Want to make India most open economy, says Modi

Tokyo, Nov 11. Stressing that strong India-Japan ties will be a "stabilising factor" in Asia and the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that he wants India to be the...

Srinivasan, Piramal appointed non-executive directors of Tata Sons

New Delhi, Aug 25.  Venu Srinivasan and Ajay Piramal were appointed as non-executive directors of Tata Sons with effect from Thursday, the company said in a statement.Srinivasan,, Chairman, Sundaram-Clayton Limited and TVS...

Need to destroy 550 tonnes of outdated Maggi stocks: Nestle to SC

New Delhi, Sep 22. Nestle India on Thursday sought the Supreme Court's nod for destroying 550 tonnes of Maggi stocks that have outlived their shelf life.As senior counsel Harish Salve moved the...
India, US ink eight agreements

India, US ink eight agreements, to boost defence, counter-terror cooperation

Washington, June 8 - India and the US inked eight agreements, including in the sphere of defence and energy cooperation and counter-terrorism after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President...

RBI may cut interest rate by 50 bps on December 7: HDFC CEO

New Delhi, Dec 3.  At a time when the country is undergoing a demonetisation drive, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in its next policy meeting on December 7, may cut the...

No questions if old notes deposited in one go: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Following RBI's announcement of stricter rules for depositing demonetised currency, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has clarified that no questions will be asked if any amount of old...
Railways, metro, bus won't accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Railways, metro, bus won’t accept old Rs 500 notes after Dec 10

Mumbai, Dec 9 -  It is not so good news for people who have kept old Rs 500 notes to buy railway, metro or bus tickets as the government has decided to...
BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For World Cup Show

BCCI to Reward Mithali & Co. Rs 50 Lakh Each For World Cup Show

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) have announced that each member of the Indian women's team will get Rs 50 Lakh each for their stupendous show at the...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...