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Fragile China shatters market sentiments

P-notes confusion also a factor behind stock market's steepest fall in 2 months

MRF, IDFC Bank, Vivimed Labs among 68 stocks thet hit fresh 52-week high on NSE today

Centre to investors: No need to panic over P-notes issue

The government sought to comfort nervous investors saying that no “knee-jerk reaction” could be expected from the policymakers to the black money SIT.

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Lenders to swap debt for a stake in Electrosteel

Lenders to the loss-making Electrosteel Steels have agreed to use the strategic debt restructuring (SDR) mechanism to convert their debt into equity...

Huawei’s ‘Make in India’ project hangs in balance

Huawei's plan to set up unit stuck over levy of anti-dumping duty

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Cairn India’s tax outgo to see a steep jump from FY17

Private explorer Cairn India, which is being merged with parent Vedanta, could start paying tax at close to the marginal rate of 33% starting FY17...

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Nothing to cheer yet

Despite the crash in the prices of commodities over the past year and the consequent reduction in the raw materials bill — down 833 basis points for a sample of 217 companies — India Inc is not ab

Exploring innovative revenue-generation models

For generating revenues, private universities must invest in e-learning models, let the talented faculty take up consultancy projects, rent out unused areas of their campuses and explore university li

SKS Power seeks new investors for Chhattisgarh plant

SKS Power Generation (Chhattisgarh) is in talks to bring in a new investor and raise additional debt to keep its 1,200 MW coal-based power project alive.

Hot & ‘app’ening: Now meet Indian authors on your mobile

Writer of banking thrillers Ravi Subramanian plans to launch cover of new ‘romantic intrigue’ book on his recently launched app

MAT row: FPIs pin hopes on Shah panel

Centre to rely on Shah Panel report to decide whether foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) are liable to pay the 18.5% Minimum Alternate Tax...

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UBHL asked to restate accounts for FY13 & FY14

United Breweries Holdings (UBHL) on Friday communicated to the exchanges that the Securities and Exchange Board of India...

Nestle India loses its head in Maggi noodle fiasco

Swedish FMCG major Nestle on Friday recalled its current head of the India operations Etienne Benet to its Switzerland head office and appointed Suresh Narayanan...

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Six-year-high refining margins take Reliance Industries Q1 net to Rs 6,222 crore

Reliance Industries on Friday reported a 4.4% jump in its net profit to R6,222 crore in the April-June quarter, driven by better-than-expected gross refining margins...

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As commodity supercycle turns, prices face a grinding

These are not the best of times to be a commodity investor. Commodities have been hammered in the global market day after day and week after week this year.

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Sop on kerosene to end in 3 years

To be largely powered by rural electrification

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CDR cell case Visa Steel seeks passport in strategic investor

Visa Steel's plans to expand the capacity of the special steels unit from 0.5 mtpa to 1 mtpa if it is able to access funds from an investor.

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Panel against GST on stock transfers

A Rajya Sabha select committee came out with a set of practical solutions that could hopefully be a shot in the arm for the states and political parties that are yet to commit to supporting the Consti


Heidelberg likely to acquire Lafarge’s eastern India units

German cement major Heidelberg, which is looking to ramp up its capacity in the country through acquisitions, is understood to have placed the highest bid for acquiring the units of Lafarge in eastern

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Early birds bring mixed tidings

It’s been a bit of a mixed start to earnings season with one lot of companies having turned in some splendid numbers — Idea Cellular — but another set not faring so well.

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Infosys back on turnaround path

Infosys may have started to script a slow turnaround story with dollar revenues rising 4.5% sequentially in the June quarter to $2.25 billion, although net profits were down 4.5% at $476 million, hit

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Weak rural demand sees Hindustan Unilever sales slow

Hindustan Unilever (HUL) on Tuesday reported a net profit of Rs 1,059.14 crore in the three months to March, virtually flat year-on-year, missing analysts’ estimates of Rs 1,135 crore, according to

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Lenders restructure Rs 3,000 crore loans of Binani Cement

Lenders to the debt-ridden Binani Cement have restructured loans of Rs 3,000 crore, throwing in an additional term loan of Rs 300 crore, a public sector banker familiar with the development told FE, r


Bitter-sweet Q1 symphony

HDFC Bank on Tuesday reported a net profit of Rs 2,696 crore in Q1FY16, a 21% y-o-y rise, supported by higher other income.

For a change, finance ministry wanted a sweeter sugar package

In a rare move, the food ministry overruled relatively liberal but pragmatic suggestions by the finance ministry and insisted on offering a less attractive loan package to the crisis-ridden sugar indu

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Efforts to modify labour laws via consensus: PM Narendra Modi

Seeking to pacify trade unions, which is critical to the proposed sweeping labour reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the reforms...

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FPI sub-limits in banking & defence to stay: Nirmala Sitharaman

Commerce and industry minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday clarified that the Centre has retained the sub-limits for foreign portfolio/foreign venture capital investments...

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