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  • Oil prices climb in Asia

    Mumbai : Oil prices have climbed as concerns about supply overshadowed Saudi Arabia’s pledge yesterday to boost its output by a quarter if needed. Saudi Arabia’s comments prompted a 2% drop in oil prices yesterday. However, in morning trading today, Brent crude was up 31 cents at 124.43 dollars per barrel, and New York light […]

    Rupee drops 2 week low at 50.70 against dollar

    Mumbai : The rupee dropped to two-week low by slipping 31 paise to 50 rupees 70 paise against the dollar in the late morning trade on sustained demand for the American currency from banks and importers. A forex dealer said persistent dollar demand from banks and importers in view of strong dollar in the international […]

    World Banks:Illegal logging generates between $ 10 & 15 bln a yr

    US : A new report from the World Bank says, illegal logging generates between 10 and 15 billion dollars globally each year. It says, part of the money goes to organised criminal gangs and to bribe corrupt officials in regions including south-east Asia, west Africa and South Amereica. The illegal logging hurts local people and wildlife […]

    Sensex gains nearly 46 pts

    Mumbai : The BSE benchmark index Sensex today gained nearly 46 points in early trade The 30-share index, which had gained 42.81 points on Tuesday, rose further by 45.89 points, or 0.26 per cent to 17,362.07. The wide-based National Stock Exchange Nifty index moved up by 9.20 points, or 0.17 per cent, to 5,284.05.

    SC dismisses Govt’s review petition on Vodafone verdict

    New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed Government’s plea seeking review of its verdict which held that Income Tax Department does not have jurisdiction to levy Rs 11,000 crore as tax on the overseas deal between Vodafone International Holdings and Hutchison Group. A bench comprising Chief Justice S H Kapadia and Justice K […]

    SBI did not provide lifeline to Kingfisher

    New Delhi : The government today said that State Bank of India (SBI) has not extended any life-line to the cash-strapped Kingfisher Airlines this fiscal. In a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Finance, Namo Narain Meena said that SBI, the leader of the consortium of lender banks, has informed that […]

    15 killed in UP train -jeep collision

    New Delhi : Amid persisting European debt turmoil, IMF chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday said the global economic situation is better than it was three months ago. “The situation is not as grave as it was three months ago… (The global economy) is further away from the abyss,” Lagarde said. The Managing Director of the […]

    Sensex rises modest 43 pts

    Mumbai : Snapping three days of losses, the Sensex at the Bombay Stock Exchange rose a modest 43 points, or 0.3 percent, to 17,316, after volatile trade, today, as investors picked up blue-chips at lower levels. The Sensex had lost over 645 points in the last three trading sessions. The Nifty at the National Stock […]

    Nalco to invest Rs 2,343 cr in FY’13

    State-owned aluminium firm Nalco plans to invest Rs 2,343 crore next fiscal, a 76 per cent rise in capital expenditure over FY’12, to increase capacity, according to 2012-13 Budget documents. A disinvestment candidate for the government’s Rs 30,000 crore mop up target, Nalco spent Rs 1,333 crore this fiscal. The Budgeted outlay for the company […]

    RBI asks banks to update Al-Qaida sanctions list

    Mumbai : The Reserve Bank of India has asked all banks to update the Al-Qaida sanctions list as per the new United Nations circular. In a notification issued yesterday, the Central Bank has said that State and Central co-operative banks and regional rural banks are required to update the list of individuals and entities as […]