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Gas price: Govt to appoint committee
Nearly a month after it put natural gas price revision on hold, the government will appoint a committee under former Power Minister Suresh Prabhu to review a pricing formula approved by the previous UPA regime. The Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had on June 25 deferred the implementation of the Rangarajan pricing formula, which would have doubled current gas rates to at least USD...
UAE's TAQA pulls out of $1.6 bn deal   
Abu Dhabi National Energy Co is pulling out of a $1.6 billion deal to buy two Indian hydroelectric power plants because of "a change in strategy", a senior TAQA official said on Thursday.The official, who declined to be named under briefing rules, did not give further details of the decision.In March, TAQA said a consortium led by it had agreed to buy the two power plants from...
India not to back WTO protocol unless concerns settled   
India will not support a trade protocol ahead of a July 31 deadline unless concerns about its food subsidies are met, two senior government officials said on Wednesday, a position that threatens to derail a landmark global trade deal.The determination to link its food subsidy programme, aimed at supporting the poor, to backing the protocol raises the stakes at a World Trade Organisation (WTO)...
'Number of ultra rich to rise threefold'   23 July, 2014
The number of ultra-high networth individuals (UHNIs) having an investible surplus of over Rs 25 crore rose 16 per cent to 1.17 lakh last fiscal, and this is estimated to triple to 3.43 lakh in the next three years, says a report. As for the underlying wealth held by this uber rich grouping, which also includes professionals having an annual income of over Rs 3 crore, grew 21 per cent to Rs 104...
Flipkart launches e-learning category   23 July, 2014
Homegrown online marketplace Flipkart today announced the launch of its E-learning category. With over 1900 products and titles, this category will offer an exhaustive range of E-learning material, certification courses and online tests catering to students with a variety of requirements, Flipkart said in a release. With this announcement, Flipkart will be extending its virtual academic books...
'Nod to 49 pc FDI in insurance to drive capital infusion'   24 July, 2014
Gender pay gap of 29% in IT industry:   23 July, 2014
Hacking virus Bladabindi prowling in cyberspace   24 July, 2014
Nifty hits life high on capital inflows   23 July, 2014
Sweet and sour   19 July, 2014
Jaitley missed an opportunity   19 July, 2014
India to defy WTO deal till concerns are addressed   23 July, 2014
Holes and gaps in National Tax Tribunal Act: SC   23 July, 2014
79 CPSEs have incurred losses: Govt   22 July, 2014
Govt allows GM crops after full evaluation   22 July, 2014
RBI to identify systemically important banks   22 July, 2014
Ramesh for abolishing separate budget for railways   22 July, 2014
India most optimistic consumer market: Survey   22 July, 2014
Cybercrime major threat for businesses: Report   21 July, 2014
Govt promises broadband facility in every village   21 July, 2014
Sensex surges 174 pts in early trade   21 July, 2014
Govt mulls options for auditors to report fraud   22 July, 2014
RIL posts 13.7% jump in Q1 profit   19 July, 2014
GoAir mulls setting up MRO facility at Nagpur   21 July, 2014
Coal India union to oppose any stake sale   19 July, 2014
Maruti's hold on best selling car models continues   21 July, 2014
Plan Panel to apprise PM on performance   18 July, 2014
Sensex, Nifty edge up; IT stocks gain   18 July, 2014
Volkswagen goes local to cut costs, lift sales   17 July, 2014
Cos to get much-needed capital from higher FDI: Singh   18 July, 2014
RIL plans to invest Rs 35,000 cr this year   19 July, 2014
Govt sets up expert panel on Cost Audit rules   19 July, 2014
Govt reduces tariff value on gold to $425   16 July, 2014
E-com storm   14 July, 2014
Signal of change   14 July, 2014
SC agrees to examine issues arising   18 July, 2014
UPA govt weak-kneed on fare hike, says Jaitley   18 July, 2014
On his guard   14 July, 2014
No decision on FDI in multi-brand retail trading: Govt   18 July, 2014
Starting blocks   14 July, 2014
Italy seeks arrest of Indian, UK nationals   17 July, 2014
Satyam fraud: SEBI digs out mismatch worth over Rs12, 000 crore   15 July, 2014
Volkswagen to invest Rs1,500 crore in India   15 July, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
Sensex up after RBI eases infra financing norms   16 July, 2014
'Banks not sharing info with customers major deficiency'   15 July, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
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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