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Indian business delegation led by Foreign Secretary meets Sri Lankan officials

One on one interactions with the Sri Lankan private sector is scheduled for Monday

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A Pro-Europe demonstrator waves a flag during a 'March for Europe' protest against the Brexit vote result earlier in the year, in London | Reuters
British banks preparing to leave UK over Brexit

The paper released a short extract on Saturday evening but no further comments by Browne from the interview were immediately available.

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Twitter (File |Reuters)
No partner in sight, Twitter faces tough solo choices

According to SunTrust analyst Robert Peck, Twitter could cut 10 percent of its workforce and save about $100 million a year.

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FILE - In this Tuesday, May 26, 2015 file photo, pedestrians walk by an entrance to the Time Warner Center in New York. | AP
AT&T buying HBO and CNN owner Time Warner for $85.4 billion

AT&T is buying Time Warner, the owner of the Warner Bros. movie studio as well as HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion.

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Businesses thrive on proper planning: ABC Clinic Co-founder Laxmi Raj

ABC Clinic The first generation entrepeneur is of a kind that never shrugs off opportunities. Already an adviser to various start-up and entrepreneur…

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Unsafe money in a digital world

Digital payment systems, increasing financial inclusion and a constantly changing digital environment has exposed your money to a plethora of threats;

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MSTC's online 'Metal Mandi' to boost E-procurement systems

  Union Minister of State for Steel Vishnu Deo launched a Web Portal “MSTC METAL MANDI” coded M3 on Friday. The portal is a virtual ‘online’…

19 hours ago

A file photo of Kumar Mangalam Birla (C), Chairman of Aditya Birla Group, in Mumbai February 11, 2007. (Reuters)
Kumar Mangalam Birla new IIM-A Chairman

The premier B-school has been without a regular Chairman since January when A.M. Naik, the CMD of Larsen & Toubro, quit citing "paucity of time".

22 Oct 2016

Yoga guru and Patanjali founder Baba Ramdev. | File Photo
Patanjali to enter textile manufacturing sector, says Yoga guru Ramdev

Patanjali group will make a big venture in textile manufacturing sector and apart of traditional kurta-pajama.

22 Oct 2016

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visiting the exhibition after inaugurated the integrated terminal building at Harni airport in Vadodara Gujarat on Saturday. | PTI
Government in 'mission mode' to expand aviation sector: PM Modi

Modi noted that India in the near future would probably become the third country in the world in terms of airport activity benchmarks.

22 Oct 2016

Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani. | Reuters
Reliance identifies two locations for defence manufacturing in MP: Anil Ambani

Ambani said India has relaxed FDI norms in the defence sector and hoped that Madhya Pradesh gets the benefits of the same.

22 Oct 2016

Representational image only. | Reuters
ICICI, Axis, StanChart get back USD 2.5 billion of Essar loans

Between the two Indian lenders, ICICI Bank's share is nearly three-fourths while that of Axis Bank is about one-fourth.

22 Oct 2016

Union Minister Arun Jaitley (File |AP)
Jaitley calls on private sector to invest, cites low cost of capital

Finance Minister asked the private sector to loosen its purse strings to make the most of the demand uptick following a good monsoon.

22 Oct 2016

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One lakh blocks in India to be digitalised soon: Telecom Minister

Manoj Sinha also said that his ministry was working in a big way to fulfill the promise of PM Modi's 'Digital India'.

22 Oct 2016

A worker verifies a product at a steel factory in Dalian, Liaoning province, China September 1, 2016. | Reuters
Cleaner, but not leaner: China steel mills defy capacity cutbacks

The issue took centre stage at a recent G20 summit in China when world leaders pledged to work to address excess output.

22 Oct 2016

Signage for an AT&T store is seen in New York . | REUTERS
AT&T agrees in principle to buy Time Warner for $85 billion

The deal, which has been agreed on most terms and could be announced on 23 October.

22 Oct 2016

International Air Transport Association calls for abated GST on air tickets

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has urged the government to have a Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime that conforms to global standards…

22 Oct 2016

Microsoft launches India cyber-sec arm

India’s top public sector banks and other government agencies could soon get a crash course from Microsoft in ways to protect customer’s data…

22 Oct 2016

FM Arun Jaitley File | PTI
Government assures action on debit card data breach

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has asked the Reserve Bank of India and banks to submit a report on more than 32 lakh debit cards compromised in India’s…

22 Oct 2016

HCL Tech net profit up 16.7 percent, revenues rise 14.1 percent

IT services firm HCL Technologies on Friday announced a 16.7 per cent increase in second quarter net profit, posting Rs 2,014 crore  against Rs 1,726…

22 Oct 2016

Mahindra beefs up electric portfolio

Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Friday expanded its electric vehicle range, launching the e20 Plus hatchback priced between Rs 5.46 lakh to Rs 8.46 lakh.

22 Oct 2016