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Rupee falls 19 paise against dollar in early trade
30 Sep 2014 at 9:38pm
The rupee depreciated by 19 paise to trade at almost seven-month low of 61.94 against the US currency in early trade on Wednesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on capital outflows amidst the dollar's gain against other currencies overseas.
Sensex down 16 points in early trade on profit-booking
30 Sep 2014 at 9:34pm
The benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 16 points in early trade on Wednesday on selective selling by funds and retail investors amidst mixed global cues.
PM Modi's 'Make in India' pitch to grow louder, campaign to be launched today
30 Sep 2014 at 3:41pm
A day after the successful entry of Mangalyaan into Mars orbit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the 'Make In India' campaign in the capital on Thursday. The campaign is expected to give a collective thrust to manufacturing in India and will seek greater foreign investment in the country.
Modi asked to resist US pressure on IP and pharma sector
30 Sep 2014 at 3:40pm
An international medical agency on Friday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to resist US pressure to drop the use of public health safeguards in its intellectual property laws, which it said has enabled India to become the 'pharmacy of the developing world'.
US business questions Modi's reform credentials ahead of visit
30 Sep 2014 at 3:40pm
The US business lobby questioned the reformist credentials of Narendra Modi, who will encourage investment and declare India open for business.
After 'Make in India's success, Modi to reach out to business heads in US
30 Sep 2014 at 3:39pm
After the success of his 'Make in India' initiative, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is reaching out to big business in the USA. He is scheduled to meet 17 US corporate chiefs over breakfast on September 29 from Fortune 500 companies.
Modi woos US CEOs, says India open-minded, wants change
30 Sep 2014 at 3:23pm
The breakfast meeting with 11 CEOs, including those of Google, Citigroup and Pepsico, will be followed by one-on-one meetings with six other CEOs of companies like Boeing, IBM, GE and Goldman Sachs.
Day 4: PM Modi to meet top American CEOs, US President Obama today
30 Sep 2014 at 3:16pm
After receiving a rousing reception at the Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to get into the business end of his five-day trip.
Come soon before it's too late, PM Narendra Modi tells US businesses
30 Sep 2014 at 3:07pm
Asserting that India is on the move to becoming a country with a business-friendly environment, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has exhorted top US corporates to establish and expand their base in India before it is too late
Reserve Bank of India keeps key rates unchanged
29 Sep 2014 at 11:22pm
RBI retained growth projection for current fiscal at 5.5 per cent.
Coalgate: System has flexibility to deal with loans, says Raghuram Rajan
29 Sep 2014 at 10:03pm
Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said that there is already "fair amount of flexibility" in the system to deal with loans impacted by the Supreme Court order to de-allocate 214 coal blocks.
Five Indian-Americans in Forbes list of US' richest
29 Sep 2014 at 9:54pm
Five Indian-Americans have been named among the 400 richest people in the US by Forbes, a list topped by Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.
RBI unveils more measures to deepen trading in bond market
29 Sep 2014 at 9:26pm
To boost trading in bonds, RBI on Tuesday said that it will gradually lower the ceiling on government securities that can be held-to-maturity (HTM) by banks to 22 per cent, from 24 per cent, beginning January.
Market opens flat ahead of RBI policy
29 Sep 2014 at 9:22pm
Dr Reddy's Labs, Tata Power, M&M, Tata Motors and Wipro are top gainers in the Sensex.
Rupee down 9 paise against US dollar in early trade
29 Sep 2014 at 8:57pm
A lower opening at the domestic equity market and the dollar's rise against other major currencies overseas also put pressure on the rupee, dealers said.