10 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government on Thursday earmarked Rs two crore for anti-corruption body Lokpal and deducted about Rs 94 lakh from last fiscal's Rs 21.29 crore allocation to Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in the Union Budget.
25 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The government on Friday announced some concessions for mutual fund (MF) industry and income tax payers, while committing to low tax regime to promote industrial activity to generate jobs and create more resources to undertake social welfare activities.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Cabinet on Thursday approved 49 percent foreign investment in insurance companies through the FIPB route ensuring management control in the hands of Indian promoters..
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel on Thursday said it has been granted a 3G licence in Niger, paving the way for roll-out of the latest mobile technology in the country.
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.
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.
25 Aug 2013
New Delhi: IT services major Wipro has asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to seek Obama administration's intervention to remove provisions in a proposed US Immigration Bill that are discriminatory towards Indian IT firms.
14 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Ministry of Corporate Affairs expects all the rules regarding the Companies bill likely to be in place by the end of this fiscal, after taking into account the suggestions from experts, public and other stakeholders.
03 May 2014
Seattle: Bill Gates, the former chief executive and chairman of Microsoft Corp, will have no direct ownership in the company he co-founded by mid-2018 if he keeps up his recent share sales.
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.