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Govt sees quick start to coal mine ops

The government on Thursday announced that it would auction eight coal blocks from schedule III mines — which require up to a year to start production — for non-regulated sectors like iron and stee

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Top labels crowded out of prime malls

The world's top fashion brands all want to be in India but a shortage of upmarket locations is forcing them to settle for malls that are second-best.

Govt boost for roads, 10% Coal India sale

Govt clears revised compensation to developers; stake sale to aid public spending

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Markets fall on Fed, China and Paris

Indian equities tanked 1.5% in late trade on Wednesday to the lowest level in more than two months and the rupee fell the most in a week as nervousness surrounding China's economic growth...

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Cairn cuts capex by 40% on lower crude prices

Cairn India has reduced its capital expenditure programme for the current financial year by 40%, a move that could accelerate the fall in output from the country’s largest onshore oil block at Barme

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Why services like Ola are getting preference over e-tailers in funding

Ola, India's leading online taxi aggregator, said on Wednesday it had raised $500 million via Series F funding, reports fe bureau in Bengaluru.

Ecommerce boom

Analysts expect tough road ahead for India Inc’s earnings

Forced by weak numbers for fourth quarter running; analysts say more bad news to come

Govt, PSUs show less spend, more thrift

Although the busy season is well under way, spends by the government and the country’s public sector corporations on infrastructure projects have risen just 8% year-on-year in October.

Pulses buffer stock plan hits quality wall

The plan to build a buffer stock of pulses, akin to such facilities for rice and wheat, has run into a hurdle after the agriculture ministry insisted that only lentils that meet the Food Safety and St

Lower-cost crop cover on cards

A new crop insurance scheme the Modi government is set to roll out shortly seeks to cap the premium paid by farmers at about 3% of the insured value...

Little saving grace

With banks continuing to reduce interest rates on deposits, the real rate of return to savers is sliding once again.

Cartelisation: CCI imposes Rs 258 crore fine on Jet Airways, IndiGo, SpiceJet

Clamping down on unfair business practices in the aviation sector, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Tuesday slapped penalties totalling Rs 258 crore on Jet Airways, IndiGo and SpiceJet...

Government for freeing gas prices, again

Existing law frees prices but govt doesn’t allow it, wants to permit this for new firms

US FDI in India half what Indians pay for college

Foreign direct investment (FDI) into India by US firms is roughly half the amount of the money spent by Indian students by way of payments to US colleges and universities.

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SBI declares Vijay Mallya, Kingfisher Airlines and United Breweries Holdings wilful defaulters

India’s largest lender State Bank of India (SBI) has declared Kingfisher Airlines, Vijay Mallya and United Breweries Holdings wilful defaulters...

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Why builders are in a rush to buy land in weak real estate market

It might be tough times for real estate players, many of whom aren’t able to rustle up the kind of revenues they would like. But several of them are using the slump to build up an inventory of land

Old sites can’t house Ultra Mega Power Plants

Urbanisation claims land at sites of older power plants

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Q2 review: Weak demand weighs on corporate earnings

Corporate earnings for the three months to September have been more than disappointing and the cautious commentary will compel analysts to prune their estimates.

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Improve credibility, FM Arun Jaitley to market makers

‘We need to improve the credibility and integrity of our market institutions, the regulators, corporates to attract more retail funds into the market’

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Small was big this festive season for Flipkart, Amazon, other e-tailers

E-commerce companies reported 50% sales in past three months from tier-II & III cities

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Automakers seek finance ministry help

Move comes after CBEC notice to Maruti on assessable value

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Foreign flows into India 7th highest

While foreign flows into India’s equity markets in 2015 may have been the worst in the last four years at just $4.32 billion...

Lower grain procurement hits Indian Railway’s freight revenue

Foodgrain transportation by the Indian Railways declined almost a fifth in April-September this year, hitting the transporter’s freight revenue hard...

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Key subsidies to overshoot estimates on arrear payment

Despite low crude prices and decontrol of key fuels that have reined in petroleum subsidy, the Centre’s subsidy bill may see a increase of Rs 10,000 crore from the budgeted level this fiscal.

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Oilmin’s gas pricing model hits North Block roadblock

Finance ministry believes market not mature enough yet

Economic recovery dilemma in India: IIP falls, inflation rises

Consumer price inflation scaled a four-month peak of 5% in October, while industrial output growth hit four-month trough of 3.6% in September

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Facebook: India tops content removal calls

Facebook has disclosed that it received 5,115 request for data from the Indian government concerning a total of 6,268 accounts and some data was produced in at least 45% of the cases.

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