Strong leadership, well-capitalised institutions needed: Rajan

There is a need for policies on a collective basis to be come out of the current crisis

Chennai: There is a need for stronger political leadership globally and better capitalised multilateral institutions for widespread legitimacy, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan said on Friday. There is a need for policies on a collective basis to be come out of the current crisis “We need strong political global leadership so that collectively we come More...

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The other persons charged by SEBI for insider trading are Gopalakrishnan C, V Karuppiah and AR Murugappan
By IANS On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
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SEBI charges Murugappa group chairman Vellayan of insider trading

Chennai: Market regulator on Thursday charged A Vellayan, chairman of Murugappa group and three other persons of insider trading. The other persons charged by SEBI for insider trading are Gopalakrishnan C, V Karuppiah More...

The vehicle can withstand rifle fire from military weapons and protection from grenades and explosive charges
By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Mercedes-Benz launches armoured vehicle S 600 Guard

New Delhi: German luxury automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz on Thursday launched armoured vehicle ‘S 600 Guard’ with a price starting at Rs 8.9 crore onwards (ex-showroom Delhi). The vehicle can withstand More...

We believe the authorities’ tests may have detected glutamate, which occurs naturally in many foods
By IANS On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Batch of Maggi ordered off-shelf, Nestle says safety norms strict

Lucknow/New Delhi: Amid concerns over “dangerous levels” of some substances in the popular snack Maggi noodles, the Uttar Pradesh food safety body on Thursday said its manufacturer Nestle was asked to More...

Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), oil and gas, metal, bank and power stocks came under heavy selling pressure
By IANS On Thursday, May 21st, 2015
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Sensex closes marginally lower; FMCG stocks hit

Mumbai: A day after it gained around 200 points, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip BSE Sensitive Index (Sensex), closed marginally lower. It ended the day’s trade down by 28 points More...

AirAsia India is offering an all-inclusive promotional fare, as low as Rs 1,700, for flights from New Delhi to Bengaluru
By Agencies On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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AirAsia India announces new flights from Delhi

New Delhi: Low-cost carrier AirAsia India on Wednesday said its new flights from New Delhi to Bengaluru, Goa and Guwahati will be operational from Thursday. AirAsia India is offering an all-inclusive promotional More...

As for the fiscal year 2014-15, Nano unit sales accounted for 16,901 units
By IANS On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Tata Motors launches GenX Nano for trendy, youthful customer

Mumbai: India’s automobile major Tata Motors on Tuesday launched the GenX Nano, a new technologically-advanced entry-level hatchback car aimed at the “trendy, youthful, bold and stylish customer”. As More...

Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG), oil and gas, metal, bank and power stocks came under heavy selling pressure
By IANS On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
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Sensex, Nifty end marginally lower in a choppy trade

Mumbai: In a roller coaster ride within a band of nearly 300 points, a key Indian equities index swung both ways on Tuesday but ended marginally lower with a loss of 42 points or 0.15 percent. Good buying was observed More...

Despite much progress, 121 million children around the world remain out of primary and lower secondary school
By IANS On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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World Bank doubles results-based financing for education to $5 bn

Incheon (South Korea): On the eve of the World Education Forum 2015, the World Bank Group has announced that it will double results-based financing for education to $5 billion over the next five years. Despite much More...

Bulls are back: Rate cut wish lifts spirits
By IANS On Monday, May 18th, 2015
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Sensex, Nifty close over 1 percent on timely monsoon forecast

Mumbai: A benchmark index for Indian equities, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange, closed 363.30 points, or 1.33 percent, as blue chips surged up after forecast of a timely monsoon. Bulls More...