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Fears for tough penalties grow as India cleans up business

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Cleaning up India's grubby business climate is top of the agenda

Modi takes first bite at coal to end India's power mess

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A key step towards bringing order to the country's chaotic power industry

Indian markets closed on Oct 23-24 for local holidays

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Indian markets including stocks, bonds and foreign exchange closed on Thursday and Friday

Politically-linked firms face action

An unprecedented ban on India’s largest property developer from tapping capital markets has fuelled expectations of tougher penalties ahead, as the country’s regulators feel emboldened to take on even

Diwali fails to cheer up troubled realty

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Although durables, gold saw growth, real estate slumped

Markets sign off 2070 on a high

The markets signed off Samvat 2070 with a 26 per cent gain mainly led by domestic demand driven sectors such as capital goods, consumer durables, auto and health care sectors on expectation that the N

Tesco chairman resigns after accounting scandal

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World's second-biggest retailer behind Walmart, announced his resignation

Goa govt initiates clearance of mining leases for operations

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The state mines department has moved a file clearing ten mining leases

Dollar firms in Asia after US inflation rise

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Euro struggled to recover as speculation swirls about European Central Bank easing measures

Market Wrap

HDFC’s Q2 net jumps by 8.8%

Private sector housing mortgage lender HDFC Ltd has reported 8.8 per cent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 2,064.36 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014-15.

Foreign funding of NGOs is a topic that never seems to lose currency.

The recent comments of Justice Markandey Katju, a retired Supreme Court judge, in support of the uniform civil code on the ground that the Muslim personal law is “barbaric, backward and unjust” has ra