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Higher prices fail spectrum auction

India’s spectrum auction — billed as the largest ever in the country — ended up as a damp squib on Thursday, with the government finding buyers only for 60 per cent of airwaves on the offer.

07 Oct 2016 1:30 AM

Rs 65,000 crore in black disclosed: Arun Jaitley

Suspected tax dodgers declared Rs 65,250 crore in hidden wealth in India as the Centre’s four-month compliance window ended on Friday, yielding Rs 29,362 crore to the government in taxes.

02 Oct 2016 7:15 AM

Spectrum auction: Bids worth Rs 53,530 on Day 1

The first day of the mega spectrum auction saw approximately Rs 53,530 crore of worth bidding. In all, five rounds of bidding were completed on Saturday.

02 Oct 2016 6:42 AM

Trai to broker peace among warring Telecom companies

Telecom regulator Trai has called a meeting of Airtel, Vodafone and Idea and Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Jio on Friday to resolve the bitter controversy which has risen between Jio and the others over

09 Sep 2016 2:06 AM

Telecom companies offer discounts to stop exodus to Jio

Leading telecom players are offering discounts to consumers who are trying to port their mobile number to Reliance Jio in order to retain their high value customers.

05 Sep 2016 1:59 AM


RJio’s big chink in armour

For RJio which is making a high profile launch, a major chink in its armour is inter-connection.

02 Sep 2016 6:24 AM

Companies: GST saving to get passed on

The Goods and Service Tax (GST) could boost consumption by lowering taxes, which are currently as high as 27 per cent.

09 Aug 2016 6:14 AM

‘After GST, states must have the right to charge surcharge or cess’

Sitaram Yechury, general secretary, Communist Party of India (Marxist) says that the GST Amendment Bill is only the first step in the implementation of GST.

07 Aug 2016 1:02 AM

DoCoMo steps up Tata fight

Japan-based NTT DoCoMo Inc has rejected Tata Sons’ offer to deposit $1.17 billion — a penalty awarded by an arbitration panel — with the Delhi High Court registrar pointing towards further escalation

28 Jul 2016 2:23 AM

Airtel, Vodafone oppose Trai’s free internet plan

India’s two largest telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone have questioned whether Trai proposal to create a telecom agnostic platform to offer people free Internet could not create a gatekeeper to con

07 Jul 2016 2:43 AM


RBI governor tenure is short: Raghuram Rajan

RBI governor Raghuram Rajan, whose three-year term comes to an end in nine weeks, on Thursday indirectly pitched for a four years term for a Central bank head, said sources.

01 Jul 2016 1:11 AM

Pay hike to give Rs 1 lakh crore stimulus to economy

Amid the concerns of a Brexit induced global slowdown, the implementation of the Seve-nth Pay Commission award will turn out to be a mega financial stimulus of Rs 1.02 lakh crore to the economy, which

30 Jun 2016 2:33 AM

India’s economy unlikely to be hit by Brexit

How will Brexit impact the Indian economy

25 Jun 2016 6:06 AM

Foreign direct investment gets 100 per cent Modi boost

Centre makes it easy for FDI in nine key sectors.

21 Jun 2016 9:11 AM

Government 100 per cent on reform path

The Centre on Monday allowed foreign direct investment (FDI) up to 100 per cent in the civil aviation and food processing sectors and eased norms for foreign inflows into the pharmaceuticals and defen

21 Jun 2016 3:16 AM


Datawind to foray into telecom mart

After the consolidation, the telecom sector is once again going to enter an exciting phase, heralding lower tariffs.

06 Jun 2016 2:37 AM

The big bang reforms are here

The Narendra Modi government’s two years in power is more about hits than misses.

25 May 2016 3:04 AM

E-petition demands 2nd term for Raghuram Rajan

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy’s ranting against RBI governor Raghuram Rajan is now being countered in cyberspace.

25 May 2016 1:04 AM

Jolt to Make-in-India in automobile sector

Dealing a severe blow to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” programme in the automobile sector, German luxury car maker Mercedes-Benz said on Wednesday that it has put on hold investments

19 May 2016 1:14 AM

Amnesty scheme for black money to start in June

The Centre on Saturday announced that its amnesty scheme for declaring domestic black money would start from June 1.

15 May 2016 5:06 AM