23 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Availability of low-cost smartphones and increasing penetration of mobile broadband will help India overtake the US as the world's second largest Internet user-base by 2016, research firm eMarketer said.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Moody's Investors Service forecast a stable outlook for the global base metals industry. "The outlook for the global base metals industry remains stable. Copper, nickel and zinc are expected to trade within the price ranges seen this year over the next 12 to 18 months, while aluminium could exceed 2014 trading ranges," it said in a report.
20 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Private equity investments in the country rose 27 percent to USD 3.01 billion in the July-September period, the fifth consecutive quarter of upswing, says a PwC report.
17 Nov 2014
Dubai: A two-day exhibition showcasing India's finest cotton products was inaugurated in Dubai, aimed at providing a platform for buyers and sellers, and creating a market base in the UAE and Gulf regions.
22 May 2013
The wife of a senior Navy officer, who has charged her husband with forcing her to get "sexually involved" with his colleagues, has requested the maritime force to shift the probe venue from Karwar in Karnataka to Delhi.
10 Nov 2014
Visakhapatnam: Dismissing reports that the sunken Torpedo Recovery Vessel A-72 was unfit, Chief of Naval Staff Admiral R K Dhowan said on Sunday the ship was in a 'good condition' and had been checked before it set sail.
03 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Mobile messenger service WhatsApp's user base in India has grown to 70 million active-users, which is over a 10th of its global users, its business head Neeraj Arora said.
11 Nov 2014
San Francisco: Google has signed a long-term lease for part of a historic Navy air base, where it plans to renovate three massive hangars and use them for projects involving aviation, space exploration and robotics.
09 Nov 2014
Bhubaneswar: India on Sunday test-fired its nuclear-capable Agni-II strategic ballistic missile from a military base in Odisha, a defence official said.
03 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Seeking to present a more realistic picture of the economy, the government will release a new series of national accounts with 2011-12 as base year for computing the economic growth rate.