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LS polls: Over 61% polling in last phaseThe last phase, which decided the fate of 918 candidates including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, also saw EVM glitches and poll boycott at some booths.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 2:00 pm
Times Now poll predicts big gains for BJP in Bengal​​​ In 2014, the Trinamol Congress won 34 seats, whereas other 8 seats were shared among the Congress, BJP and the left.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 1:52 pm
TN Exit poll: DMK-led alliance to win 29 seatsA Times Now-VMR exit poll has predicted that the AIADMK and BJP alliance will get just 9 seats, down from the 37 seats that the AIADMK got in the last elections in 2014.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 1:47 pm
BJP-Sena to get 37, Cong-NCP at 11 in Maha: Exit pollIn Maharashtra, NDA is expected to incur losses on its final tally of seats - according to the Times Now-VMR poll tracker.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 1:24 pm
Bihar Exit Polls: Big win for BJP & JDU with 30 seats​​This election will be his first electoral test as an NDA ally after deserting the Grand Alliance.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 1:22 pm
UP: NDA to get 58 seats, predicts Time Now pollA Times Now VMR exit poll has predicted that the NDA will get 58 seats while the Mahagathbandhan of SP, BSP and the RLD will get 20 seats.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 1:21 pm
Exit polls gives a broad trend and a sense of direction as to where the mood of the nation is heading.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 12:09 pm
According to Zuckerberg, Blockchain could give users more powers when granting data access to third-party apps.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 11:47 am
Most exit polls predict Modi government once againMost exit polls are predicting majority to the ruling coalition of NDA with 300 seats.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 11:46 am
Narendra Modi again, NDA predicted to get big numbersNearly all the exit polls predict the NDA led by Narendra Modi to come back to power with around 300 seats.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 11:33 am
The poll results are likely to have a bearing on trading and increased monitoring helps to keep in check possible manipulations and excessive volatility in the markets.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 11:00 am
The Delhi CM had also told a news channel in Punjab that the BJP was after his life and they would "murder" him one day.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 10:00 am
Care Ratings cut the firm’s long-term debt program to BBB from A and kept it on credit watch with developing implications.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 9:57 am
Ad spend on Google, YouTube, and partner properties since February 19 stood at Rs 27.36 crore with 14,837 ads.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 9:05 am
Sensex zoomed on Friday and Shankar Sharma said this maybe on account of leaked exit polls.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 8:57 am
The amounts for Naqvi and Singh are around Rs 1.46 lakh and Rs 3.18 lakh respectively for the same period, according to the ministry.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 8:55 am
Saudi has plenty of room to boost its production to offset losses from Iran and Venezuela.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 8:07 am
American Airlines, which has 24 of the aircraft, said it had ordered a 737 MAX simulator that will be delivered and put into operation in December.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 8:05 am
Many allies share U.S. concerns about Iran’s meddling in places like Iraq, Syria and Yemen, and the prospect of it one day acquiring nuclear weapons.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 7:52 am
The company is confident of expanding its play in large markets like continental Europe, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 7:50 am
The AARs in different states have passed about 470 orders, while AAARs have disposed of around 69 cases till March 2019.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 6:27 am
L&T will launch the open offer to buy additional stake in Mindtree in around 10 days, Naik said.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 6:08 am
After showing improvement in early 2018, economy has again showed signs of a slowdown in third quarter of FY19.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 6:08 am
Political sands are shifting in Pakistan againGen Bajwa, the all-powerful Pak army chief, has been unhappy with overall performance of Khan-led govt.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 6:01 am
On May 15, BJP activist Priyanka Sharma was released after five days in prison. Her "crime": Posting a meme of West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 5:43 am
What is giving creditors some IBC hopeDespite hiccups, ICRA expects a rise in cases being admitted to NCLT, especially from operational creditors.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 5:30 am
The company is telling users to download their data before it shuts down the video stitching platform completely, Engadget reported
Posted: May 19, 2019, 5:00 am
There are reasons why Modi shifted his election discourse from jobs to wider touchpoints like nationalism.
Posted: May 19, 2019, 4:53 am
Australians Saturday voted to elect their next parliament and prime minister, in what has been widely referred to as the climate-change election.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 5:03 pm
In Baghdad, the Pentagon's deployment to the Gulf of a carrier group led by the USS Abraham Lincoln accompanied by B-52 bombers has many people persuaded the US threats are very real.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 11:34 am
The bill had been amended late last year to ensure that it would not impact the right of the British Sikh community to possess and supply kirpans, or religious swords.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 11:19 am
“We are yet to cross the hurdle resistance of Nifty at around 11,500 zone plus or minus 50 points.”
Posted: May 18, 2019, 11:09 am
Every time you get a receipt on your Gmail account, Google adds it to your list of purchases.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 5:02 am
The aim is to reduce the level of discretion in deciding on the names that can be accepted.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 2:47 am
The procurement of winter pulses and oilseeds, which is likely to be completed by July this year, is also showing slow progress.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 2:40 am
Starting July, Geneva-based Standards and Trade Development Facility will train farmers on better use of agri inputs.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 2:35 am
Buyers of such data include cyberattackers & even companies looking for business information.
Posted: May 18, 2019, 2:02 am
Debroy said state governments should contribute in funding for defence, national highways and rail projects.
Posted: May 17, 2019, 5:04 pm
The first project is to develop an automated real-time email-communication solution for customer queries and reduce turn-around time on redressal.
Posted: May 17, 2019, 9:29 am
IT major looks to hire managers and sales talent to tap into govt deals.
Posted: May 17, 2019, 1:52 am
The monetary policy committee is scheduled to meet from April 2 to 4.
Posted: March 27, 2019, 4:49 pm
According to regulatory experts, Sebi is likely to take a relook at the new regulation on NRI investments.
Posted: July 20, 2018, 1:53 am
The move comes in the wake of a joint decision taken by Indian exchanges to stop licensing their indices and provide market data to foreign exchanges by August.
Posted: April 12, 2018, 2:27 am
Brokers and analysts said they are no longer sure what may be regarded as sensitive information.
Posted: January 12, 2018, 1:35 am
Smaller Indian stocks did even better—the BSE midcap index rose 48% while the small cap surged 60% in 2017.
Posted: December 30, 2017, 12:30 am
Benefits including increased tax compliance will likely play out in the medium term.
Posted: September 1, 2017, 8:45 am
Ambassador Joao Cravinho, head of the EU delegation, led Ambassadors of various European countries to a quiet lunch with Modi at the capital last year.
Posted: June 3, 2014, 12:04 am
"It is the collective wisdom of the marketplace that there is action and we will move with speed. That improves the confidence level of industry."
Posted: June 2, 2014, 8:57 am
Directives from the Centre have to be executed at the state level. So, there are many things that are not in Modi’s hands, says Raamdeo Agrawal.
Posted: June 2, 2014, 2:30 am
"The fact that we are the world’s largest democracy and we are all aware that power and a role in global affairs for a nation comes from economic strength."
Posted: June 1, 2014, 10:30 pm
"Now there is a stage three and stage four of digitisation, we will take a call on this only after taking all things into account."
Posted: May 30, 2014, 10:30 pm
"There is a leadership vacuum in the company, because they made the wrong choice of CEO three years ago and that is playing out right now."
Posted: May 29, 2014, 7:10 am
Rupee#CAD#Economic crisis#Food Bill
Posted: August 6, 2013, 8:15 am
The team behind The Artist will have spent the first day of the rest of their lives conforming to the grandest, and most lucrative, of Hollywood traditions.
Posted: February 28, 2012, 7:12 pm
It's the World Book fair, which comes around once every two years sprawling across the giant halls of Pragati Maidan. This is the fair's 20th edition.
Posted: February 25, 2012, 2:08 am
An elephant figurine gifted by the then HM LK Advani to US Secretary of State Colin Powell in 2002, has made its way to the State Department hall.
Posted: February 24, 2012, 8:09 am
Statistical models used by IMD will still be used for monsoon forecast, but the ministry of earth sciences is putting more emphasis on dynamic models.
Posted: February 21, 2012, 8:49 pm
Newly discovered documents have revealed the first telegraph messages and joy when England was linked for the first time with India on 23 June, 1870.
Posted: February 21, 2012, 9:49 am
Hundreds of worried fans of ailing Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan today performed a yagna here to pray for his speedy recovery.
Posted: February 20, 2012, 10:57 am
Alfa Laval (India) today said its parent firm has raised the delisting offer price to Rs 2,850 a share.
Posted: January 10, 2012, 12:19 pm
The stocks of DB Realty and Unitech rose after top executives of these companies were granted bail in the 2G scam case.
Posted: November 29, 2011, 10:25 pm
Fitch on Friday said it has withdrawn the ratings on Reliance Capital as the company has decided to stop participating.
Posted: October 20, 2011, 3:30 pm
The poor financial health of state electricity boards could pose significant business risks for power traders in the country, says Fitch.
Posted: October 20, 2011, 2:32 pm
Shares of cigarette companies have rallied over the past one month, with ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST Industries hitting record highs.
Posted: July 18, 2011, 8:05 pm
Lovable Lingerie is 3rd-best performing stock among companies listed this year, with it doubling in value, as traders bet it could repeat performance of Page Indus.
Posted: June 17, 2011, 6:55 pm
Shares of Cipla inched up on heavy volumes on Friday, after the company’s first quarter earnings beat the consensus estimate.
Posted: August 13, 2010, 10:05 pm
The Old Fox of Dalal Street has been on a dream run since the past couple of weeks. On Friday, most stocks that he had been steadily building up positions in figured among key gainers of the day.
Posted: August 13, 2010, 9:56 pm
The scrip, which was flat for most of the session, shot up in the final hour of trade on the Bombay Stock Exchange to settle with a net gain of 4.36 per cent at Rs 355.45.
Posted: August 13, 2010, 2:41 pm
In the late afternoon session, the scrip was being traded at 20.61 pounds, down by 5.50 per cent on the LSE. Vedanta opened on a positive note, but soon swung into the red.
Posted: August 13, 2010, 1:56 pm
In the past two days, the scrip recorded a gain of over 9 per cent on the BSE, making its investors richer by a whopping Rs 15,000 crore.
Posted: August 13, 2010, 1:17 pm
A trading combination involving Nifty options is gaining prominence among savvy trading desks of institutional investors.
Posted: August 12, 2010, 8:55 pm
An analysis of 300 Asian small-cap schemes shows DSP BlackRock Micro Cap Fund leading the charge, delivering an 82% return over the past year.
Posted: August 12, 2010, 5:20 am
As far as stock futures are concerned, we are very near to the highest-ever open interest with 195 crore shares in open interest.
Posted: August 11, 2010, 8:52 pm
Many experts believe that looking at PE ratio in isolation won’t help investors grasp realities of the mkt and higher valuation may not be the only deciding factor driving mkt.
Posted: August 8, 2010, 10:25 pm
Market may see range-bound trading this week in the absence of any major trigger.
Posted: August 8, 2010, 7:35 pm
India has inflation and it reflects the fundamental growth, Christopher Wood, equity strategist, CLSA, said at ET Now Mkt Summit-2010.
Posted: August 8, 2010, 2:02 pm
TT Ram Mohan has rightly suggested that the tax-GDP ratio measures structural improvement. The FM must rethink his medium-term debtto-GDP target.
Posted: March 5, 2010, 12:02 am
Financial inclusion and financial literacy will be the paramount objective while implementing reforms along with UID project to protect the interests of poor.
Posted: March 5, 2010, 12:01 am
This refers to your edit ‘A welcome quest’ (ET, Oct 8). It is imperative to have a strong database.
Posted: October 12, 2009, 9:10 pm
Apropos of ‘The climate conundrum’ (ET, Oct 9), Mukul Sanwal rightly suggests that developing countries should lead in setting the agenda for global technological cooperation.
Posted: October 12, 2009, 9:09 pm
Prabhudas Lilladher has a ‘reduce’ rating on Infosys Technologies as it feels that the outlook for the company and the software industry is quite weak in the near-term.
Posted: December 5, 2008, 6:30 pm
A crisis of $240 trillion cannot be stemmed with bailout packages of $1 to $10 trillion. 2008: Year of global financial crisis | Survive credit crisis | Ghosts of 1929
Posted: December 4, 2008, 8:35 pm
The falling rupee will severely affect the small companies, whereas the big ones will be impacted moderately. Get rid of Debt | Adopt correct investment strategies
Posted: October 1, 2008, 3:10 am
At the recent low of 12514 points, the Sensex has tested the 12800-12000-pts support zone and has since then attempted a corrective rally.
Posted: July 27, 2008, 10:40 pm
BusinessWeek's 'The Infotech 100', has ranked Bharti Airtel at the 21st position followed by Reddington India (55th) and RCom (66th). Successful business formula
Posted: July 2, 2008, 1:55 pm
14 firms present in a new list of world's 500 most valued firms together seeing an erosion of about $150 billion in their market value in the first three months of this year.
Posted: June 29, 2008, 6:08 am