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Wholesale inflation falls to 2.6% in Sept as food items soften.

Wholesale inflation fell to 2.60% in September as prices of food articles, led by vegetables, softened. Inflation, based on the wholesale price index (WPI), had ...

16/10/2017

Facebook launches food order and delivery service for users in US

Facebook Inc on Friday launched a service through which its US users can order food for take-away or delivery directly through its app or website. Facebook said it ha...

14/10/2017

IMF favours structural reforms in Indian banking sector, labour market and fiscal consolidation

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has suggested a three-pronged approach for structural reform in India that includes addressing the corporate and banking sector weak...

14/10/2017

Samsung Electronics CEO Kwon Oh-hyun steps down

Samsung Electronics on Friday said that its CEO and Vice Chairman Kwon Oh-hyun will step down from the management. Kwon’s departure comes months after group scion J...

13/10/2017

TCS posts 3.2% sequential rise in Sept quarter dollar revenue.

Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS)’s quarterly revenue rose 1.7% in constant currency terms in the second quarter from the preceding three months, lower than alrea...

13/10/2017

Stock market rally continues, Sensex above 32,000

The stock market got on to the front foot today as the benchmark Sensex reclaimed the 32,000 -mark by jumping over 104 points after domestic investors pressed on with buy...

11/10/2017

Nokia plans to cut up to 310 jobs, halt VR camera development

Nokia plans to reduce up to 310 jobs from its Nokia Technologies unit and halt development of its virtual reality camera “OZO” and hardware, the Finnish compa...

10/10/2017

Attempts to derail GST have failed, says Arun Jaitley.

Despite “attempts to derail” the recently introduced Goods and Services Tax (GST), the states are adopting the new regime at a fast pace, finance minister Aru...

10/10/2017

Google uncovers Russia-backed ads on YouTube, Gmail: Report

Google has discovered that Russian operatives spent tens of thousands of dollars on advertisements on its services such as YouTube, Gmail, Google search and others, The W...

9/10/2017

Govt Reduces GST Rates On 27 Items. Here’s A Full List Of What Will Get Cheaper

Three months after rolling out the new taxation system, the GST Council chaired by Arun Jaitley on Friday announced major cuts in taxes of various items. GST Council ...

9/10/2017

Rupee goes up 6 paise against dollar at 65.32.

The rupee went up 6 paise to 65.32 against the dollar on Monday after the US currency found no takers among exporters and banks. The dollar losing sheen against ...

9/10/2017

GST Council meet today: All you need to know about relief package expected

The GST Council will meet on Friday and is likely to decide on providing some relief to MSMEs and exporters in terms of faster refunds as well as compliance. This wil...

6/10/2017

Forbes Released India Rich List 2017. Want To Know Who Topped It?

Forbes has released the 2017 Forbes India Rich List and in this we can see that India’s rich have become richer. Even though the economy is slowing down a bit, weal...

5/10/2017

RBI offers no relief to borrowers, keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%.

New Delhi: Rebuffing pressure from the government to reduce cost of borrowing, the Reserve Bank on Wednesday kept interest rates unchanged at its fourth bi-monthly moneta...

4/10/2017

100 days of GST: From launch to scope of reducing slabs, journey of the tax reform so far

On July 1, the government made an ambitious shift to what it promised was a modern, transparent and technology-driven indirect tax system to sharpen the competitive edge ...

4/10/2017

RBI monetary policy review today; rate cut unlikely.

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is expected to keep its key interest rate unchanged in its monetary policy review on Wednesday, in view of the consumer price i...

4/10/2017

Ola said to raise $2 billion from SoftBank, Tencent: Bloomberg.

India’s ride-hailing company Ola on Monday secured $2 billion in new funding from a group of investors, including SoftBank Group Corp and Tencent Holdings Ltd, Bloo...

3/10/2017

Terminating rail project in Bihar will hit jobs, Make in India, GE warns govt.

Indian Railways plans to scrap the upcoming diesel locomotive manufacturing unit in Marhaura, Bihar, but it won’t be easy. The national carrier may require...

28/09/2017

Chanda Kochhar, Shikha Sharma on Fortune’s list of powerful biz women outside US.

Two Indians — Chanda Kochhar and Shikha Sharma — have made it to the rankings of most powerful women in business outside the United States drawn up by the For...

27/09/2017

ICICI Lombard makes tepid debut after $871 million IPO.

Shares of ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company made a tepid debut at bourses today, falling nearly 2% from the issue price of Rs 661. The stock listed at Rs 6...

27/09/2017

Cyberspace needs better laws, and more trustworthy companies

The CEO of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, acknowledging that users of technology deserve better privacy and data security is a step in the right direction in the realm of cybe...

26/09/2017

Aircel-Maxis case: ED attaches Karti Chidambaram’s assets worth Rs 1.16 crore

The Enforcement Directorate has attached Karti Chidambaram’s assets worth Rs 1.16 crore in banks in connection with alleged money laundering in the Aircel-Maxis cas...

25/09/2017

10 Mind-Boggling Facts About Bitcoin

Since its advent in January 2009, Bitcoin’s presence in the world has increased quite dramatically. Conceived as a cryptocurrency and digital payment system, it is ...

25/09/2017

Xiaomi Sold More Than 1 Million Smartphones in 2 Days During Flipkart, Amazon Sales

Xiaomi was able to cash in on India's festive sales once again. The Chinese smartphone maker said on Friday that it sold more than one million smartphones in two days...

23/09/2017

US Fed keeps interest rates unchanged, approves portfolio cuts in October.

The US Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signalled it still expects one more increase by the end of the year despite recent weak inflation re...

21/09/2017

 
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