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.
29 Mar 2014
New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee has cleared re- promulgation of SEBI ordinance which provides powers for Sebi Chairman to authorize investigating authority or any other officer of the regulator to conduct search and seizure under the Sebi Act and crack down on Ponzi schemes.
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.
15 Apr 2014
New Delhi: The prices of petrol was on Tuesday cut by 70 paise a litre, excluding local levies, the second reduction in rates this month as appreciation of the rupee against the US dollar made oil imports cheaper.
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.
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.
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.
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.
22 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Cabinet is likely to consider on Thursday the Direct Taxes Code (DTC) Bill, which seeks to overhaul the over 50-year old income-tax law with minor rejigs in the draft.