India today mourned the death of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, saying he was a "giant among men" and a "great friend of India" whose life and work will remain a
The world's most valuable jewellery retailer Chow Tai Fook, which counts Cartier and Tiffany & Co as competitors, is on a quest to conquer the hearts of China's future big
Foreign direct investment into emerging markets should decline next year because of persistent concerns about the global economy, the World Bank's political risk insurance arm said on Thursday.
President Pranab Mukherjee today expressed profound grief over the death of global anti- apartheid hero, Nelson Mandela saying, he was an "icon of inspiration for humanity".
In his message, he
British Prime Minister David Cameron today paid his tribute to Nelson Mandela after his death and said "the brightest light of our world has gone out".
"One of the brightest
Describing himself as one of the countless millions who drew inspiration from Nelson Mandela, US President Barack Obama mourned the death today of the South African anti-apartheid icon and said
Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first elected black president and a global anti-apartheid icon has died early today aged 95, President Jacob Zuma said.
"Fellow South Africans, our beloved
Gross direct tax collections in the first eight months of this financial year grew by 13. 18 per cent signalling pick up in revenue collections
A three-hour-long cabinet meeting on Thursday cleared the draft bill for the creation of Telangana home minister Sushilkumar Shande announced.
The new state will have 10 districts as originally
Unfazed by threats of closure of Nokia's Chennai plant, a top Finance Ministry official today asserted that the Finnish company, which is being acquired by Microsoft, will have to clear
Manoj Kumar’s directorial and production debut happened on account of Lal Bahadur Shastri.
- National pharmaceutical policy to be out soon
The controversial National Pharmaceutical Policy may finally see the light of the day with the health ministry and chemicals ministry sorting out differences over some proposals in the policy.
- India, Pak agree to inspect water projects
India and Pakistan have agreed to allow their experts to inspect two major water projects in the Kashmir region,
- WTO deal still elusive
The WTO has finally created unity among its 152 members — but unfortunately for head Pascal Lamy, the only thing all states agree on is that the prospect of a new trade deal is still far away.
- Foreign shippers seek level-playing field
Foreign ship owners have asked the directorate general of shipping for a level-playing field and a “rethink” on its latest order banning overseas vessels, which are over 25 years old
- Plea to extend crop insurance
Andhra wants cut-off date for crop insurance of non-loanee farmers to be extended to September.
- Healthcare needs Rs 3,70,000cr
India will need investments of Rs 3,70,000 crore for healthcare facilities, a study said.
- Sugar price may go up
Sugar prices may rise to an unreasonable level if the sale of buffer stock quantum is kept voluntary.
- NMCE starts new series in metals
NMCE will start new series for future contracts in non-ferrous metals from August 1.
- Do call register
The Supreme Court has suggested introduction of a new ‘do call register’ facility to curb the telemarketing menace.