Are forced M&As an emerging risk for investors in banking?

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times is enemy action. The anti-hero Goldfinger's retort in Ian Fleming's popular series on a British spy is a fitting descripti... Read More


New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- There is always work available in Surat," recounts a middle-aged migrant worker, before boarding the Puri-Okha Express, one of the longest train journeys in India- transporting h... Read More

Maruti's December retail sales at all-time high

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- India's largest carmaker, Maruti Suzuki Ltd, pumped up discounts last month, boosting December retail sales to its highest ever and considerably trimming its inventory. Maruti's ... Read More

Auto firms cut production as inventories swell in December

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Auto makers in India cut production and dispatches of passenger vehicles in December to adjust rising unsold stocks at dealerships. Wholesales, or factory dispatches to dealershi... Read More


New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- In a bid to maintain good health, Manisha Bhardwaj, a software professional working in Noida, and her banker husband, Sakal Bhardwaj-both turning 40-have decided to bring some ch... Read More

India seeks better air links with Central Asia

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- India on Sunday, 13 January, proposed a dialogue on air corridors with the countries of landlocked Central Asia in a bid to boost trade languishing below $2 billion for years, as... Read More

Hotstar adds to streaming drama with originals

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Star India's video streaming service is counting on original programming to boost viewership. Hotstar has tied up with 15 film-makers, including Salman Khan and Shekhar Kapur, to... Read More

Opposition throws a challenge in UP, BJP to respond with NaMo

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Preparing to counter the combined electoral strength of the Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) in Uttar Pradesh for the 2019 general elections, the ruling Bharati... Read More

Siddhartha's exit puts Mindtree promoters in sell or stay dilemma

Mumbai, Jan. 18 -- The promoters of Mindtree Ltd are now faced with something of a Hobson's choice as the company's largest investor nears a decision to sell his stake. They can either accept buyout o... Read More

Petronas in talks for majority stake in Amplus

New Delhi, Jan. 18 -- Malaysia's state-owned oil and gas company, Petroliam Nasional Berhad, or Petronas, is in talks with New York-based I Squared Capital to buy a majority stake in Amplus Energy Sol... Read More