After Reliance Jio, rivals also set to dial e-comm freebies for rise

After Reliance Jio, rivals also set to dial e-comm freebies for rise

13 Nov 2017

​NEW DELHI: Mobile-phone subscribers should have even better days ahead. Besides developing data plans and almost free voice services, users could ho

Paytm to earn  Nearbuy, Little for around $30 million: Report

Paytm to earn Nearbuy, Little for around $30 million: Report

13 Nov 2017

Online commerce and payments company Paytm is likely to gain two startups — Nearbuy and Little for around USD 30 million. The deal will be a mix of c

Reliance Power Q2 profit flat at Rs273 crore

Reliance Power Q2 profit flat at Rs273 crore

11 Nov 2017

​New Delhi: Reliance Power’s developed net profit remained flat at Rs273.13 crore in the second quarter of this fiscal. The company had earned a pro

Axis Bank to raise Rs 11,626 crore from investors

Axis Bank to raise Rs 11,626 crore from investors

11 Nov 2017

​New Delhi: Private sector Axis Bank on Friday said it proposes to raise Rs 11,626 crore by selling shares and warrants to a group of investors includ

Delhi smoke : United cancels flights to the city on air quality concerns

Delhi smoke : United cancels flights to the city on air quality concerns

11 Nov 2017

United Airlines has cancelled its flights to Delhi for two days due to bad air quality in the national capital. While the airline was earlier offerin

IMF favors three structural reforms in India

IMF favors three structural reforms in India

14 Oct 2017

​WASHINGTON: The IMF has suggested a three- pronged approach for structural reform in India that includes addressing the corporate and banking sector

Aadhaar helped Modi government save $9 billion: Nandan Nilekani

Aadhaar helped Modi government save $9 billion: Nandan Nilekani

13 Oct 2017

​WASHINGTON: The Indian government's Aadhaar card scheme, which has enrolled more than 1 billion people, has helped the exchequer save about USD 9 bil

TCS Q2 net falls 2% to Rs 6,446 crore, but beats estimates

TCS Q2 net falls 2% to Rs 6,446 crore, but beats estimates

13 Oct 2017

​Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) on Thursday said its second-quarter profits dropped 2.16 per cent year-on-year to Rs 6,446 crore, while revenue grew

GIC Re IPO subscribed 95% so far on last day

GIC Re IPO subscribed 95% so far on last day

13 Oct 2017

​New Delhi: General Insurance Corp. of India Ltd’s (GIC Re) initial public offering (IPO) received 95% subscription so far on Friday, the last day of

Tata's 'Debt-Free, Cash-Free' Merger With Airtel: The Shakeout Spreads

Tata's 'Debt-Free, Cash-Free' Merger With Airtel: The Shakeout Spreads

13 Oct 2017

​Bharti Airtel Ltd. agreed to absorb Tata Group's mobile-phone business in the latest merger shaking up one of the world's most crowded wireless marke

Sensex soars 348 points, all eyes on macro data

Sensex soars 348 points, all eyes on macro data

12 Oct 2017

​Market benchmark Sensex on Thursday rebounded in style, surging more than 348 points — its biggest single-day rise in three months — to end at 32,182

Pay hike on cards as govt clears Pay Commission award for 758,000 teachers

Pay hike on cards as govt clears Pay Commission award for 758,000 teachers

12 Oct 2017

​The central government cleared the pay commission recommendation for revision in salaries for teachers and academic staff. There is some good news f

Flipkart’s Big Diwali Sale from Oct 14: Here’s what to expect

Flipkart’s Big Diwali Sale from Oct 14: Here’s what to expect

12 Oct 2017

​Mumbai: After its closest e-commerce rival Amazon, Flipkart is back with ‘Big Diwali Sale’ to woo customers with attractive offers and discounts. The

Nifty PSU Bank index hits 9-month low

Nifty PSU Bank index hits 9-month low

12 Oct 2017

​Shares of public sector banks (PSBs) are trading lower for the second straight day, with the Nifty PSU Bank index hitting nine-month low on the Natio

IndusInd Bank Q2 profit rises 25 per cent

IndusInd Bank Q2 profit rises 25 per cent

12 Oct 2017

​NEW DELHI: IndusInd Bank Limited posted a 25 per cent rise in its second-quarter net profit, helped by higher interest income. Net profit rose to 8.

RBI's strict KYC norms to keep e-wallets safe

RBI's strict KYC norms to keep e-wallets safe

12 Oct 2017

MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in a set of fresh guidelines, has introduced stricter Know Your Customer (KYC) norms for wallet users, allowe

PM Narendra Modi seeks simpler rules to raise direct tax share from '07 low

PM Narendra Modi seeks simpler rules to raise direct tax share from '07 low

10 Oct 2017

India is reviving attempts to overhaul its half-century-old direct tax laws as it looks to increase the share of collections from the lowest in a deca

5 reasons why ban on sale of firecrackers won't control  pollution in Delhi

5 reasons why ban on sale of firecrackers won't control pollution in Delhi

10 Oct 2017

​The Supreme Court’s decision of banning sale of firecrackers in the National Capital Region comes just nine days before the festival of lights – Diwa

Delhi Metro fare hike: Here’s how much will you have to pay now

Delhi Metro fare hike: Here’s how much will you have to pay now

10 Oct 2017

​The hike in metro fares in Delhi NCR will be implemented from today. Part two of the revision in fares, part one was in May, will see rates an increa

RBI directs e-commerce companies to settle seller payments within 2 days

RBI directs e-commerce companies to settle seller payments within 2 days

09 Oct 2017

​E-commerce majors like Flipkart and Amazon have been mandated to clear merchants' payments within two days of being intimated about the completion of