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  • Petrol prices at all-time highs in Delhi and Mumbai

    New Delhi: Spiralling petrol prices touched fresh record levels in Delhi and Mumbai on Monday, at Rs 76.57 and Rs 84.40 per litre respectively.On Sunday, the fuel price breached the all-time high levels touched in 2013 and was priced at Rs 76.24 and Rs 84.07 per litre in both the cities.On Monday,...

  • Prices of petrol and diesel hit record highs in Delhi

    New Delhi: State-run Indian Oil Corp on Sunday raised transport fuel to record highs in Delhi on the seventh day of resuming the daily price change system, following a temporary suspension that lasted 20 days.The price of petrol in Delhi touched a record high of Rs 76.24 per litre under the dynamic...

  • Oil prices, rupee value to influence equity indices

    Mumbai:Persistently high global crude oil prices, along with the rupee's movement against the US dollar and the ongoing quarterly results season are expected to drive the trajectory of the key Indian equity indices in the coming week.However, analysts predict a negative reaction from investors on...

  • Traders body says it will challenge Walmart-Flipkart deal

    New Delhi: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said that it will move the "appropriate authority" and take "legal recourse" against the Walmart-Flipkart deal. According to CAIT, its team of lawyers is studying the deal. The confederation has described the...

  • Traders body says it might approach CCI over Walmart-Flipkart deal

    New Delhi: The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Thursday said that it might approach the Competition Commission of India (CCI) to seek "a ban" on the Walmart-Flipkart deal after studying the metrics of the agreement. CAIT Secretary General Praveen Khandelwal told IANS: "We...

  • Flipkart's acquisition a blow to 'Make in India' campaign: CPI-M

    New Delhi: The Communist Party of India-Marxist on Thursday came out strongly against global retail giant Walmart's proposed acquisition of India's largest e-tailer Flipkart saying it changes 'Make in India' campaign to 'Make for India'."The $16 billion acquisition by international e-commerce...

  • Ka-Naada keyboard: A big leap for Indic computing

    By Tejeswini N Ciryam and Pooja ArunBengaluru: There has been tremendous development in Indic computing, with a range of software being made available by the untiring work of committed programmers. Now, Indic computing has taken a leap with the launch of Ka-Naada keyboard. Ka-Naada is a...

  • Walmart buys 77pc stake in Flipkart for $16 bn

    Bengaluru: The world's largest retailer, Walmart Inc, on Wednesday announced it was buying 77 per cent equity stake in India's e-tail major Flipkart for $16 billion."Subject to regulatory approval in India, Walmart will pay $16 billion for an initial stake of 77 percent in Flipkart," the...

  • AH Accounting Firm: Say goodbye to GST hassles

    Bengaluru: There is nowhere to hide from the impact of GST in our country. With the GST being implemented, medium and small businesses have been the most negatively impacted. The government is working towards simplifying the procedures and compliance to ease the burden on the taxpayers, but the...

  • Over 80% Indian millennials 'will switch jobs for pay rise'

    Bengaluru: More than 80 per cent of Indian millennials consider switching jobs for a pay rise while over 60 per cent stated flexible work hours as an alternative to a pay hike, a new report said on Friday. According to the US-based job search engine Indeed, 83 per cent of employees between the...

  • Samsung net profit rises 52% in Q1

    Seoul: South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics achieved a net profit of $10.74 billion in the first quarter of 2018, up 52.11 per cent year-on-year, the company announced on Thursday. The company attributes these results to the good performance of its memory chip unit as well as the...

  • Singapore Airlines to launch world's longest non-stop flight

    Singapore: Singapore Airlines is set to launch the world's first non-stop flight with almost 20 hours in the air, by the end of this year, the media reported on Thursday. Singapore Airlines' newest plane, the Airbus A350-900ULR - for Ultra Long-Range - will travel on a record-breaking,...