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ICICI Bank’s profit up by 14%

Private sector lender ICICI Bank on Thursday posted a 14 per cent increase in consolidated profit for the September quarter at Rs 3,065 crore, driven by a surge in non-interest income.

Expatriates lose sheen among Indian recruiters

Hiring of expats declined by one-fourth; firms prefer domestic candidates

Cipla drug kicks off patents row


Taking the patent battle to Novartis, India’s Cipla has launched low-cost generic version of the Swiss drug maker’s respiratory drug Indacaterol sold under the Onbrez brand, while asking the governmen

Smartphones low on profit

Making money on smartphones a challenge, says IDC

Penn Orji strike gives Kerala Blasters FC first win

Members of the Kerala Blasters celebrate their 2-1 win over Pune City in their ISL match on Thursday.	— ISL

Overcoming a one-goal deficit, Kerala Blasters FC edged past FC Pune City 2-1 to register their first win in the Hero Indian Super League at the Shree Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex Stadium, here on

Wankhede stadium to turn fortress during swearing-in event

A strict vigil will be maintained during the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra chief minister at Wankhede stadium here on Friday, with over

Sensex hits new record-high of 27,493.59; Nifty crosses 8,200


The 30-share index flared up by 147.26 points, or 0.53 per cent, to hit a new high

'We cannot divide history and legacy according to our ideologies,' says PM Modi

'Even Gandhi seemed incomplete without Sardar Patel,’ said the PM

LAVA launches Iris Fuel series priced Rs 7,799 onwards

LAVA Iris Fuel 50

The device is powered by 1.3 GHz quad-core processor and has a 1GB RAM

Kerala high court nod to close 700 liquor bars

In a blow to bar owners, the Kerala high court on Thursday upheld the validity of the Congress-led UDF government’s new liquor policy, paving the way for closure of 700 bars attached to small and medi

Now that the protests are fizzling out, it’s worth asking what exactly they managed to accomplish. I see two major effects.