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US authorities probe alleged forged letter from Mirach in deal with Subrata Roy’s Sahara Group

Sahara Group had sought to borrow more than $1 bn from Mirach to help bail its chairman, Subrata Roy, out of jail.

US at war with people who have perverted Islam: Barack Obama

President Barack Obama has said the US and its allies are not at war with Islam but with people who have perverted the religion...

Deepak Parekh sounds bugle, says doing business far from easy for India Inc

Deepak Parekh’s interview to news agency PTI that India Inc’s patience was wearing thin with little improvement...

Flipkart planning to strengthen tech backbone to handle Big Billion Day-like sales: CEO Sachin Bansal

After successful acquisitions of Myntra and Mime 360, Flipkart is looking at several strategic deals in the technology and mobile space.

SpiceJet’s summer schedule: Services to 6 cities get axe

SpiceJet will be introducing two new daily flights to Dubai, from Amritsar and Mangalore.

Expansion on mind, Wooplr raises $5 m

Wooplr, a Bengaluru-based mobile fashion discovery and shopping platform, on Wednesday...

Snapdeal buys Exclusively in bid to fill luxury void

The acquisition is in tune with Snapdeal’s aim to generate $2 billion in gross merchandise value from the fashion vertical in 2015, with Exclusively contributing about $100 million.

Walmart bets on private labels in India for revenue, profitability boost

US-based retail chain Walmart, following its split from Sunil Mittal’s Bharti Retail...

Paytm parent looks to raise $500 m to fund acquisitions

Likely to use deal with Alibaba affiliate as valuation benchmark...

Mobile data traffic up 74%: Nokia study

India has seen a 74% rise in mobile data traffic, generated by both 2G and 3G mobile broadband services...

Kerala steps in to optimise export potential of coir products

Stakeholders in coir are in a tailspin to fix the industry's backward integration issues..

Cotton body exceeds procurement target, eyes 80 lakh bales this year

Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) has crossed its revised procurement target of 75 lakh bales...

Raw sugar output falls 92% on elusive export subsidy

India's raw sugar production plunged 92% in the first four months of the current marketing year through September...

Maharashtra govt seeks reports on FRP payments

The Maharashtra Sugar Commissionerate is awaiting reports from its regional joint directors before taking a final call...

Grain output may drop 3.2% in 2014-15 on erratic weather

Advance estimate says production of rice and coarse cereals will be hit...

Test of strength: Fitness apps versus personal trainers

As technology starts pushing us to be healthier and fitter, apps like FitStar, Kiqplan and Hot5 are trying to replace personal trainers or even gyms...

iBall Octa A41 tablet: Smooth sliding experience

iBall’s Octa A41 tablet might just give the firm an edge over growing competition.

Asus Padfone Mini: A bit underwhelming

Asus Padfone Mini comes in an innovative design that allows you to easily transform your smartphone into a tablet...

HTC Desire 526 G+ review: A quality phone in a class of its own

HTC Desire 526G+ dual SIM is a good choice for the tech-savvy yet value-conscious Indian consumer.

Berger Paints, Russian province ink Mou for setting up industrial coatings plant

Berger Paints India on Wednesday said it has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government...

Efforts on to reopen Nokia plant: Tamil Nadu Industries Minister

Efforts are on to reopen Nokia's handset manufacturing facility here...

Aam Aadmi Party’s Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal gives Uber deadline for licence application

The Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) govt in New Delhi has set Uber Technologies Inc a February 25 deadline ...

Internet traffic in India grew 74%, 3G usage more than doubled

Mobile Internet usage in India grew by 74 per cent, driven by 3G traffic which more than doubled last year, says a study by Nokia Networks...

Quikr ties up with Carnation for used car inspection report

Online classified company Quikr today announced its tie up with automobile sales and service provider Carnation Auto to offer inspection...

BMW Group launches BMW i8 in India priced at Rs 2.29 crore

BMW Group India introduced the new sub-brand BMW i in India with the launch of the BMW i8, the most progressive sports car of its time, at an event in Mumbai...

Suriya, Nayantara starrer Masss: Eros International collaborates with Studio Green for worldwide rights

Eros International announced its association with Studio Green for the worldwide rights of upcoming Tamil supernatural thriller Masss.

11 tips to retire richer

You need to plan in advance if you want to retire on your own terms. All you have to do is to take stock of the issues listed below to achieve financial freedom after retirement...

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