Gold Falls 0.35% on Weak Global Cues, Profit-Booking
Jul 14, 2014 at 14:00 | Source:
New Delhi: Gold futures fell 0.35 per cent to Rs 28,269 per 10 grams today as speculators locked-in gains amid a weak global trend. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in October fell by Rs 84, or 0.35 per cent, to Rs 28,269 per 10 gra...
Former Korean 'comfort women' for U.S. troops sue own government
Jul 13, 2014 at 12:45 | Source:
PYEONGTAEK South Korea (Reuters) - Cho Myung-ja ran away from home as a teenager to escape a father who beat her, finding her way to the red light district in a South Korean town that hosts a large U.S. Army garrison.After she escaped home in the ear...
Jersey approves first regulated Bitcoin fund
Jul 10, 2014 at 20:57 | Source:
A regulated Bitcoin investment fund overcomes anonymity concerns about the virtual currency, says its director. The Global Advisors Bitcoin Investment Fund (GABI) has been certified by the Jersey Financial Services Commission to run from 1 August. Da...
Budget 2014: Please do not expect quick returns from Sensex and Nifty
Jul 10, 2014 at 16:24 | Source:
The first budget of the Modi government for fiscal 2014-15, presented by Finance Minister,Arun Jaitley on 10 July 2014, was strong on intent to control inflation, fiscal deficit and bring about long term stable economic growth. The government expects...
Budget 2014: No fast buck, patience key for indices to reap returns
Jul 10, 2014 at 16:24 | Source:
The first budget of the Modi government for fiscal 2014-15, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on 10 July 2014, was strong on intent to control inflation, fiscal deficit and bring about long term stable economic growth. The government expects...
Mamata slams Budget 2014, says Modi govt 'of FDI, by FDI, for FDI'
Jul 10, 2014 at 15:26 | Source:
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday slammed the union budget 2014-15, saying the Narendra Modi-led government has "become a government of the FDI, by the FDI and for the FDI".Presenting his maiden union budget, Fina...
Tribunal trashes FTIL plea
Jul 10, 2014 at 11:42 | Source:
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Mumbai, July 9: The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) today dismissed a plea by Financial Technologies (India) Ltd to annul a Sebi order, which said the Jignesh Shah-company was unfit to hold stakes in bourses. FTIL will now have to divest its sha...
Too early to say if Modi won the hearts of people in J&K: Omar Abdullah
Jul 09, 2014 at 18:10 | Source:
New Delhi: It is "too early" to say whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi has won the heart of the people of the state, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said here today.After a meeting with Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan,...
Greece threatened by power cuts as workers strike
Jul 09, 2014 at 07:57 | Source:
Many parts of Greece are facing power cuts, as workers from the Public Power Corporation (PPC) stage rolling strikes in protest at a government privatisation programme. The walkout means many homes will have no electricity at the height of summer. Th...
FTIL sells 2% stake in MCX to Rakesh Jhunjhunwala for over $11M
Jul 08, 2014 at 22:00 | Source:
Financial Technologies (India) Ltd sold 2 per cent stake in Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX) through a market transaction to ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala. The firm sold 1 million shares at Rs 664 each on Tuesday, thereby reducing its&a...
Not just booze: Delhi govt to sell onions, potatoes at liquor outlets
Jul 08, 2014 at 08:31 | Source:
New Delhi: As part of its efforts to check prices, the Delhi government is planning to use liquor outlets in the capital to sell onions and potatoes.The idea was put forth by the Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (...
Cannot hold month-old BJP govt responsible for price rise: Naidu
Jul 07, 2014 at 18:10 | Source:
New Delhi: Under attack over rising prices, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said today that a one-month-old government which is yet to take policy decisions cannot be held responsible for price rise.With the Budget Session starting on stormy note due...
Common man s expectations from Budget 2014
Jul 07, 2014 at 17:42 | Source:
It is Budget time again and the common man's expectations are running high from the newly-elected Modi government's maiden Budget, to be presented on July 10. After all, hit hard by high inflation and slow income growth in the last few years, the mid...