02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In the backdrop of NDA allies and RSS affiliates joining the Opposition in red-flagging some provisions of the contentious land bill, Government today said it is ready to consider suggestions on "any clause" but insisted that changes were brought in the previous legislation at the demand of a number of Congress-ruled states.
19 Jun 2015
Islamabad: A Pakistani court today issued non-bailable arrest warrant against former military dictator Pervez Musharraf and ordered police to present him in the court in the murder case of Lal Masjid cleric Abdul Rashid Ghazi, who was killed in a military operation in 2007.
20 Jun 2015
Kolkata: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Saturday clarified his stance, saying that he is misquoted regarding the news that the Indian cricket governing body is probing the country's limited overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni for an alleged conflict of interest.
18 Jun 2015
WASHINGTON: The US economy is growing moderately after a winter swoon and likely strong enough to support an interest rate increase by the end of the year, US Federal Reserve officials indicated on Wednesday.
12 Jun 2015
Seoul: South Korea reported a tenth MERS death today, as the outbreak of the potentially deadly virus forced the central bank to cut its key interest rate to ward off greater economic damage, as retailers report a slump in business.
10 Jun 2015
NEW DELHI: Shares of sugar company surged today after Cabinet approved Rs 6,000 crore interest-free loan to sugar mills struggling to pay cane dues to farmers because of weak demand.
02 Jun 2015
Mumbai: The nation's largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) today reduced its base rate by 15 basis points after the RBI cut repo rate by 25 basis points.SBI reduced its base rate or minimum lending rate to 9.70 per cent from 9.85 per cent effective June 8.
29 May 2015
Patna: BJP MP from Patna Saheb Shatrughan Sinha, who is accused of ignoring the needs of people of his constituency, today rubbished the charge saying it was handiwork of some vested interest in his own party.
19 May 2015
New Delhi: Seeking to mobilise idle gold worth up to Rs 60 lakh crore held by households and institutions, government on Tuesday proposed a new scheme offering tax-free interest on depositing the yellow metal with banks.
02 Jun 2015
Mumbai: Home, auto and corporate loans are likely to cost less after RBI today cut interest rate by 0.25 per cent for the third time this year to spur investment and growth but hinted there may not be any more cuts in the near-term sending stock markets into a tizzy.