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Kamal Haasan apologises for supporting demonetisation in a hurry

Actor Kamal Haasan has tendered 'A big apology' to people for supporting Narendra Modi's demonetisation of 1000 and 500 currency notes in November 2016.

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Axis Bank shares tumble over 9 per cent after Q2 earnings report

Shares of Axis Bank tumbled over 9 per cent following rise in bad loans in the second quarter ended September 30.

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Surjit Bhalla, a member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Economic Advisory Council, poses for a picture after an interview with Reuters in New Delhi. (Photo | Reuters)
Govt likely to stick to deficit target, may step up bank reform: Modi adviser

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has already used up nearly all of its budget for the current fiscal year and tax revenues.

13 hours ago

BHP Q1 iron ore output hurt by mine fire, guidance intact

Global miner BHP Billiton reported a 4 percent drop in quarterly iron ore output following a fire at its Mount Whaleback mine in Australia in June, but said it still expects to hit its annual producti

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Chinese President Xi Jinping . (File | AP)
Xi Jinping says China will continue to open its economy, deepen financial reforms

China will deepen economic and financial reforms and further open its markets to foreign investors as it looks to move from high-speed to high-quality growth, President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday.

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MAS Financial Services jumps 46 per cent on market debut

The stock rose to 670 rupees from its IPO price of 459 rupees in a public float that was worth about 4.6 billion rupees.

14 hours ago

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Micromax, BSNL launch 4G phone 'Bharat-1'

The device comes with 512MB RAM and 4GB internal memory and has a 2000mAh battery.

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US firms approach Trade Representative against India's medical price control measures

American companies producing medical devices and health information systems have approached the US Trade Representative against India's move to implement price controls.

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Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan (File | EPS)
Dharmendra Pradhan signed MoC on LNG with Japan

Pradhan, who is currently on a visit to Japan, took to his Twitter handle and said the main focus is to work together in this area.

15 hours ago

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Sensex drops 100 points on muted earnings, profit-booking

Sentiment turned bearish on unabated foreign fund outflows and lower-than-expected Q2 earnings by some bluechip companies.

16 hours ago

India looks at buying more US oil to reduce West Asia dependence

Competitive prices and cheaper transportation cited for shift; government cautious of importing large quantities

17 hours ago

Oil explorations in coastal areas may be linked with Sagarmala project

Union petroleum ministry is planning a special package to promote oil exploration & production (E&P) in coastal areas and link it to the ‘Sagarmala’ project for development of coastal parts of India.“

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Union Minister for Finance  Arun Jaitley striking the gong at the launch of the commodity options on gold futures in New Delhi
MCX launches gold options, FM says it will formalise trading

Gold options contracts trading made available for investors from Tueday; as a promotional offer, MCX will not charge any fee on gold options till December 

17 hours ago

Aditya Birla to groom fashion designers; ties up with four large-format stores

In a first-of-its-kind initiative by a fibre producer, Aditya Birla Cellulose is grooming fashion advisors, who will engage with consumers in retail stores across the country.

17 hours ago

Employees walk in the Wipro campus in Bangalore June 23, 2009. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe/Files
Wipro net up 6 per cent in September quarter

IT major Wipro, India’s third largest software firm, has reported 6 per cent rise in net profit at Rs 2,190 crore for the July-September 2017 quarter. The firm’s profit increased 5.5 per cent on a qua

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SAIC bets on MG brand in India, neighbours

Chinese automobile sector giant SAIC Motor Corporation is pouring in significant investment into its first plant in India.

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A Harley-Davidson bike is displayed in their office in Singapore October 13, 2016.
Harley's retail sales misses estimates, margins slide

The company, however, said it expected to ship more motorcycles in the fourth quarter than it had a year earlier, allowing it to maintain its full-year shipment forecast

17 Oct 2017

A Jet Airways flight (File | Reuters)
More discounts on flight tickets: Jet Airways also rolls out airfare sale

Under its special offer, the airline will provide attractive discounts of up to 20 percent on air tickets booked during the period from October 17 to 25, 2017.

17 Oct 2017

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India imposes antidumping duty on certain Chinese, EU steel products

The duty was imposed after the commerce ministry's directorate general of anti-dumping and allied duties (DGAD) recommended duty on such imports.

17 Oct 2017

An Indian one rupee coin is seen in this picture illustration taken in Mumbai. (File photo | Reuters)
Rupee logs first loss in 7 days, tanks 28 paise to 65.02

Sustained capital outflows and overwhelmingly bullish dollar against major currencies predominantly weighed on the local forex sentiment.

17 Oct 2017

logo of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) painted on a wall outside its office in Kolkata. (Photo | Reuters)
BSNL offers unlimited calling, data on Bharat phone for Rs 97 per month

State-owned telecom firm BSNL today launched unlimited calling and a data plan for Rs 97 a month for the buyers of Micromax's 4G VoLTE enabled Bharat phone.

17 Oct 2017