04 Mar 2014
Seattle: Microsoft Corp on Monday put pugnacious pollster and political adviser Mark Penn in charge of strategy but left company watchers uncertain what exactly his new role will entail.
11 Feb 2014
New York: Apple Inc on Monday lost its latest bid to put a court-appointed antitrust monitor on hold, after a federal appeals court rejected its argument that the monitor's work was causing it irreparable harm.
18 Dec 2013
New Delhi: India Inc on Tuesday welcomed the passage of the Lokpal and Lokayukta Bill in the Rajya Sabha, which seeks the creation of an anti-corruption ombudsman throughout the country.
12 Feb 2014
Washington: US House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a bill with no provisions attached to extend the limit on the federal government's borrowing authority.
15 Jan 2014
Mumbai: Shares of Coal India Ltd on Wednesday rose by over 6 percent after the company declared an interim dividend of Rs 29 per share amounting to Rs 18,317 crore, or a record 290 percent, for 2013-14.
02 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Country's largest insurer Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has invested Rs 32,293 crore in the stock market in the nine months of 2013-14 and will invest another Rs 2,000 crore during this month for picking 5 percent stake in power equipment manufacturer Bhel.
17 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Putting an end to speculation, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday retained the 10 percent surcharge on those earning over Rs 1 crore annually.
26 Aug 2013
Mumbai: Rising for the third straight day, the S&P BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday closed 39 points up at an over one-week high on buying in power, capital goods and healthcare shares, amid hopes of higher capital inflows.
03 Mar 2014
Chennai: Public sector Indian Bank has revised the interest rates on foreign currency non-resident (banking) term deposits with immediate effect.
17 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Expressing disappointment over the non-passage of key financial legislations like Insurance Bill, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday said that there was no merit in blocking their passage.