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  • Tuesday, October, 2021| Today's Market | Current Time: 02:43:03
  • Lighting for All : with TERI

    New Delhi: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and India’s The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), announced the formation of “Lighting for All” today, aimed at providing clean, affordable, and reliable lighting solutions for 50 million people across Asia and the Pacific region by 2015. The “Lighting for All’’ platform is a part of the ADB- […]

    Rediff.com Reports Results for the Second Quarter Ended September 30, 2010

    Mumbai :The economic recovery in India continued in the second quarter ended September 30, 2010 and subsequently, core online advertising revenues in our India business grew 46% compared to the same quarter of the previous year; total India revenues, which includes fee-based and online advertising revenues, grew 35% for the quarter, while our global revenues […]

    ISS Opens Comment Period for 2011 Proxy Voting Policies

    United States:Institutional Shareholder Services Inc., a leading provider of corporate governance solutions to the global financial community, announced the opening of its annual comment period for its 2011 proxy voting policies. The comment period, part of ISS’ policy development process, offers institutional investors, corporate issuers, and industry constituents the opportunity to provide feedback on ISS […]

    Rupee eases by five paise vs dlr in the morning trade

    The Indian rupee declined by five paise to 44.50 against the American currency in the morning trade on month-end dollar demand from importers and banks coupled with higher dollar in overseas market. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit opened slightly lower at 44.47/48 per dollar as against the thursday’s closing level […]

    Sensex rebounds by 114 points in opening trade

    Erasing the two-day losses, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex thursday recovered by over 114 points in the opening trade on emergence of buying at lower levels amid mixed trend in Asian regions. The 30-share index which had lost nearly 298 points in the previous two trading sessions, saw a recovery of 114.40 points, or […]

    Probe into CWG contracts: I-T conducts nationwide raids

    The Income Tax department on Thursday conducted nation-wide raids on premises of some contractors and firms as part of its probe to detect alleged financial irregularities in the organisation of the Commonwealth Games. Official sources said the department is conducting raids at about 40 locations across the country, including in the national capital. Sources said […]

    Wall Street Swings on Fed Purchasing Program

    Wall Street swung on Wednesday as investors worried that the Federal Reserve will unveil a smaller- than-expected U.S. Treasury bond purchasing program. Market sentiment turned cautious when major index were trading at 6-month highs. Investors seemed reluctant to push the market higher before upcoming key events, including a Federal Reserve meeting in which the central […]

    Dollar Rises amid Uncertainty on Fed’s Plan

    The US dollars rises against major currencies in late New York trading on Wednesday as the scale of the Fed’s stimulus plan might be smaller than expected. The market had anticipated the Fed would buy between 500 billion dollars and 1 trillion dollars in treasury bonds to drive interest rates lower and encourage lending and […]

    RBI may issue some banking licences this fiscal: Finmin

    The government said that it expects the Reserve Bank to issue banking licences to some new players this fiscal, with the likes of Reliance Capital, Tata Group and AV Birla Group aspiring to enter the sector. “RBI will issue banking licences in due course of time. We hope some of the licences will be issued […]

    Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance Forays into Group Business

    New Delhi : Canara HSBC Oriental Bank of Commerce Life Insurance Company Limited – a joint venture between two of India’s largest public sector banks, Canara Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce, and HSBC Insurance (Asia Pacific) Holdings Limited, has made a foray into Group Business. After achieving success in the retail business, where it […]