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Looking at two opportunity spaces -- secular growth and cyclical recovery stories, says Sundaram MF CEO.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 8:11 am
In the past few months costly maize, the main ingredient of poultry feed, increased the cost of production, with the result that farm-gate prices of poultry increased around 20% year-on-year.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 8:00 am
'Delhi plans to purchase rocket engines from Moscow'Deputy PM Yury Borisov told about the planned rocket sales, and recognized India’s achievement in its latest mission to explore the Moon.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:52 am
On Tuesday, the Kumaraswamy government collapsed after losing the confidence motion, garnering 99 votes against 105 to the BJP.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:47 am
Has made four new senior appointments in human resources, marketing, partnerships, and operations-claims.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:41 am
The petitioner also said that due to the lack of implementation of guidelines by the states, various sand mining scams had taken place across the country.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:34 am
IDBI's gross non-performing assets are among the highest in its peer group (27.47% at end-FY19)
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:20 am
Hong Kong has been witnessing a violent mass outrage with thousands taking to streets against the government's plan to allow extraditions to the Communist nation.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:08 am
More than 30 members, mainly from the Congress, were in the Well shouting slogans even as Speaker Om Birla went ahead with the Question Hour.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 7:07 am
The BJP is set to meet the Governor and stake claim to form the government in Karnataka later in the day
Posted: July 24, 2019, 6:39 am
CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury has alleged that "brazen horse-trading" and "misuse of power" by the BJP has led to the collapse of the Congress-JD(S) coalition government in Karnataka.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 6:35 am
​​A bench headed by Justice S A Bobde issued notices to the Centre, the Central Bureau of Investigation, Tamil Nadu, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh on a plea.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 6:25 am
The 10,000 square feet lab will serve customers in automotive, defence, consumer electronics, aerospace, telecom, medical, energy and manufacturing, the company said in a statement.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 6:06 am
In its latest World Economic Outlook, IMF has cut India’s growth estimates by 0.3 per cent to 7 per cent for 2019 and to 7.2 per cent for 2020, saying its GDP will grow slower on weaker-than expected outlook for domestic demand. But India will still be the fastest growing major economy in the world and ahead of China.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 6:01 am
Story of Trump’s ‘amateur hour’ & K-bombThe comment by President Trump regarding Kashmir has sparked a huge controversy, with many furious over his attempt to intervene in a matter that has been a cause for discord between India and Pakistan for decades.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:59 am
The undertone of despondency in the broader market can pay rich dividends in the next three months
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:50 am
Microsoft announced its $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn in June 2016 and closed the deal in the same year in December.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:33 am
The PLA is reportedly building a third aircraft carrier as well as developing new generation destroyer vessels, fighter jets and ballistic missiles.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:30 am
'Article 370 can't be shielded from Parliament, courts'Constitution expert and former Secretary General of the Lok Sabha Subhash Kashyap, said this Article is not barred from a debate on the floor of the Parliament.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:23 am
"The Indian IT industry has been an important stakeholder in promoting and supporting stronger bilateral business relations between our two countries," the Indian Ambassador to the US said.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:20 am
In the process, they also created jobs for masses that paid decent and rising wages. The end result was elimination of abject poverty within a matter of two to three decades.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 5:15 am
Facebook is set to pay $5 billion to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) this week as fine for users' privacy violations in the Cambridge Analytica data scandal involving 87 million users.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 4:51 am
The cuts come after Nissan announced in May that it would trim 4,800 jobs from its global workforce of around 1,39,000.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 3:25 am
Inside India's big legacy issue that no govt money can solveHere's why repeated recapitalisations by New Delhi won't save India's public banks.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 2:58 am
A policy infra should be in place before we tap overseas market, says the CEO of JPMorgan in India.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 2:30 am
The JPMorgan hand in the great Amrapali conFrom paying dividend without generating profits to setting up fake companies, Amrapali did it all.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 2:12 am
Trading volumes on the BSE’s SME platform have shrunk by 30 per cent since May 2019.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 2:08 am
A new row is brewing, Google's in the middleGoogle owns the entire supply-demand chain for ad tech and is structuring it so that publishers don't go anywhere.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:59 am
The draft Personal Data Protection Bill had suggested that a copy of all personal data be stored in India.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:23 am
India may go easy on its data rule for cosThe draft Personal Data Protection Bill had suggested that a copy of all personal data be stored in India.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:23 am
Jet's remains have airline industry dividedOlder carriers not on same page with new entrants over global routes allocation of Jet's remaining flying rights.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:19 am
Nirmala Sitharaman says commitment made in debut budget of the first Modi govt has to be honoured.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:12 am
25% corporate tax may cover all companiesNirmala Sitharaman says commitment made in debut budget of the first Modi govt has to be honoured.
Posted: July 24, 2019, 1:12 am
Trump does not make things up, says his advisorIt is "a very rude question," Trump's Chief Economic Advisor Larry Kudlow told reporters at the White House when a journalist following up on the president's remarks asked if it was made up.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 5:35 pm
The framework has been launched to achieve excellence in the performance of RBI's mandates and strengthening the trust of citizens and other institutions.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 2:28 pm
In Rajya Sabha, Sitharaman said domestic newsprint manufacturers were finding it difficult to find buyers because the same was being imported.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 1:45 pm
The EU is bracing for a no-deal Brexit, or another delay to Britain's departure, should Johnson follow through on his promises as Britain's leader.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 11:49 am
With regard to direct taxes, as many as 3.41 lakh cases were pending before commissioner (appeal), while 92,205 cases were pending before the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) as on March 31, 2019.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 11:20 am
The move comes at a time when the company is facing regulatory heat in India, and has been served with a notice by the government around unlawful usage by children and oscene content.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 5:28 am
​​​A WhatsApp spokesperson did not confirm or deny meetings with RBI and NPCI officials and only said Cathcart will meet leaders to discuss WhatsApp’s support for Digital India.
Posted: July 23, 2019, 1:58 am
Weak auto sales numbers and GDP data failed to stop Sensex from rallying over 450 points.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 9:17 am
Tata Motors’ domestic PV volumes declined 38%, domestic volumes of Honda fell 28% in May.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 8:58 am
If things go in favour of these sectors in the foreseeable future, they can offer high returns.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 6:20 am
In last 20 years, the BSE Sensex has ended June with gains on 14 occasions.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 5:45 am
Analysts said one must execute trades with caution in this market.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 4:59 am
The rupee is emerging as Asia’s top performer in the past three months.
Posted: June 3, 2019, 4:04 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