31 Jul 2014
Bangalore: A 12-hour bandh in the country's IT hub to protest rising cases of sexual offences against women and children called by Kannada outfits on Thursday evoked a mixed response.
30 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In an ambitious initiative, the NDA government has mooted a proposal to merge two financial institutions aimed at empowering women.
29 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi has bagged a role of a cop in ‘Bank Chor’. The actor will be working with the YRF banner after 12 years. His last work with the banner was the superhit film Saathiya.
26 Jul 2014
Gaza/Jerusalem: Israeli air strikes in the Gaza Strip killed a top militant commander, two of his sons and a pregnant woman among others, taking the Palestinian toll to 832, as the 18-day conflict spread to the West Bank where largest anti-Israel protests in years turned violent.
28 Jul 2014
Saharanpur: With the situation improving in violence-hit Saharanpur, the district authorities relaxed curfew for four hours in the new city area to allow people to buy their daily need items from markets which were directed to remain open.
26 Jul 2014
Chennai: Public sector Indian Overseas Bank has reported over two-fold jump in net profit for the first quarter ended June 30, 2014 at Rs 271.72 crore. The city-based bank had reported net profits of Rs 125.79 crore in the corresponding period of the previous year.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: India has stressed on capital increase and reforms in the World Bank to reflect the new world order and enhance the capacity of global institution to fund poverty alleviation programmes.
25 Jul 2014
Mumbai: Stating that even though the formation of a stable government at the Centre has mitigated political risk, a top Reserve Bank official said India continues to face threats on the growth and external sector fronts.
24 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In an endevour to accelerate the pace of economic growth in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on World Bank President Dr Jim Yong Kim and said the country is more interested in knowledge and expertise of global bank rather than dollars.
23 Jul 2014
New Delhi: In the absence of a good bankruptcy code in India, Reserve Bank is working on a system to enable entrepreneurs seeking to exit insolvent business, a top official of the apex bank said.