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Ready to extend power benefits to all in Delhi if Centre bears the extra cost: AAP

Feb 27, 2015 at 08:45 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Welcoming the state BJP's demand that 50 percent power subsidy benefit should be extended to all, AAP on Thursday said the welfare initiative will be extended to all immediately if the Centre agrees to bear the extra cost."The Aam Aad...

Rail budget 2015: Prabhu's big spending push ends the investment drought

Feb 27, 2015 at 07:42 | Source: FirstPost

Suresh Prabhu has produced a Rail Budget for 2015-16 that is designed to make the Indian Railways one of the key drivers of the India Growth Story over the five-year term of the Narendra Modi government. With the first year more or less gone, Prabhu ...

Rail Budget 2015: Prabhu strikes a fine balance between good politics, economics

Feb 27, 2015 at 07:30 | Source: FirstPost

In his maiden rail budget as Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhu strongly fulfils the three expectations we have. One, strengthening railway finances by a reduced operating ratio. Two, striking that fine balance between good politics and good economics. ...

Land Bill: 2015 can be watershed or Waterloo for the Modi sarkar

Feb 27, 2015 at 07:18 | Source: FirstPost

This year will make or mar Narendra Modi's prime ministerial tenure. This means whatever he does, he will have to weigh the pros and cons carefully before taking the plunge, as his political rivals are flexing their muscles.With 20/20 hindsight, one ...

RBS reports £3.5bn loss for 2014

Feb 27, 2015 at 04:37 | Source: BBC

UK state-owned bank RBS has reported a loss of £3.5bn for 2014, down from a £9bn loss the previous year. The results were hit by a £4bn writedown on the sale of its US business, Citizens. The bank's chief executive Ross McEwan confirmed he wo...

RBS – the amazing shrinking bank

Feb 27, 2015 at 04:37 | Source: BBC

Ross McEwan, when he's waded through the arguments about why bankers are paid lots of money, is running a bank that in many respects is on the road to recovery. Yes, legal costs for misconduct are ballooning (£2.2bn has been provisioned for 201...

U.S. jury convicts Saudi over Africa embassy bombings

Feb 27, 2015 at 02:31 | Source: FirstPost

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Saudi man described by prosecutors as one of Osama bin Laden's most trusted lieutenants was convicted in a federal court in New York on Thursday in connection with the 1998 bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.Khali...

Land Bill: Why 2015 can be watershed or Waterloo for Modi sarkar

Feb 26, 2015 at 22:40 | Source: FirstPost

This year will make or mar Narendra Modi's prime ministerial tenure. This means whatever he does, he will have to weigh the pros and cons carefully before taking the plunge, as his political rivals are flexing their muscles.With 20/20 hindsight, one ...

AAP govt announces 1 cr financial assistance to family of slain CRPF jawan

Feb 26, 2015 at 20:46 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced Rs one crore financial assistance to the family of CRPF Jawan Narottam Das who was killed in a Maoist attack in Bihar.Kejriwal along with deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia atten...

Avoiding the beaten path: Prabhu offers bold, consumer focussed rail budget

Feb 26, 2015 at 20:43 | Source: FirstPost

In his maiden rail budget as Railway Minister, Suresh Prabhu strongly fulfills the three expectations we have. One, strengthening railway finances by a reduced operating ratio. Two, striking that fine balance between good politics and good economics....

Gartner predicts 3 Big data trends for business intelligence

Feb 26, 2015 at 16:35 | Source: FirstPost

By Doug LaneyBig data has given businesses a window into valuable streams of information from customer purchasing habits to inventory status. However, internal data streams give only a limited picture, especially with the growth of digital business.T...

Railways to mobilise Rs 17,655 cr from borrowing in 2015-16

Feb 26, 2015 at 15:55 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Indian Railways will borrow Rs 17,655 crore from markets through its two companies IRFC and Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd for capital expenditure during 2015-16, a nearly 47 percent increase over the current fiscal year's revised estimate.The mark...

Rail budget 2015: Prabhu's big spending push ends investment drought

Feb 26, 2015 at 15:23 | Source: FirstPost

Suresh Prabhu has produced a Rail Budget for 2015-16 that is designed to make the Indian Railways one of the key drivers of the India Growth Story over the five-year term of the Narendra Modi government. With the first year more or less gone, Prabhu ...

California train crash was an accident, lawyer for truck driver says

Feb 26, 2015 at 05:31 | Source: FirstPost

VENTURA, Calif. (Reuters) - A lawyer for the driver whose truck was hit by a California commuter train in a wreck that injured 50 people said on Wednesday the crash was an accident and that his client left the scene only to try to find help.Jose Alej...

HP separation costs seen as warning flag by investors

Feb 26, 2015 at 03:30 | Source: FirstPost

SEATTLE (Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co (HPQ.N) shocked investors by putting a $2 billion-plus price tag on its planned separation into two companies and provided only scant evidence that its highly touted enterprise segment is on a growth track. HP s...

Government to bring Coal, Citizenship Bills in Lok Sabha

Feb 25, 2015 at 21:37 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: After introducing the controversial Land Acquisition Bill, the government looks set to bring the Coal and Citizenship Bills in Lok Sabha that will replace the ordinances brought by it in this regard earlier.Sources said government has take...

Private sector to cut capex by 4%, govt will have to create a war chest to revive economy

Feb 25, 2015 at 09:58 | Source: FirstPost

It is becoming clearer that the government will have to create a war chest to increase its spending to boost the slow-riding investment cycle. And, for this, the government will have to relax its fiscal deficit target.Giving credence to the argument ...

Tax is just one of HSBC’s problems

Feb 25, 2015 at 07:27 | Source: BBC

In all the coverage of HSBC's Swiss private banking arm and Stuart Gulliver's banking arrangements (channelled through Switzerland and Panama), it is easy to miss the fact that HSBC has more broadly had a torrid year. Its return on equity (...

India MPs stage parliamentary walkout over land law changes

Feb 25, 2015 at 04:47 | Source: BBC

MPs belonging to India's main opposition Congress party have walked out of the parliament in protest against a controversial land acquisition bill. Opponents of the bill, which was tabled in the lower house on Tuesday, say it will hurt the inter...

New ETFs look to counter rising rates with derivatives play

Feb 25, 2015 at 01:45 | Source: FirstPost

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. fund companies are rolling out new exchange-traded funds aimed at customers looking to get ahead of an expected 2015 Federal Reserve rate hike that could sour bond portfolios.The strategies they expect to employ, though, are...

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