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Google launches Android One devices at Rs.6,399

Google launches Android One devices at Rs.6,399

🕔14:49, 15.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 15  Google Monday launched Android One devices in India for Rs.6,399, Sunder Pichai, senior vice president of Android, Crome and Apps, said here. The first set of Android One devices are Micromax Canvas A1, Spice Dream Uno

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CCI makes U-turn on common TPA issue: Experts

CCI makes U-turn on common TPA issue: Experts

🕔13:36, 15.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 15  The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has taken a U-turn by ordering a probe against the General Insurers’ (Public Sector) Association (GIPSA) and the public sector general insurers for alleged anti-competitive practices, industry experts have said. In

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Indian electronics body joins hands with Taipei Computer Association

Indian electronics body joins hands with Taipei Computer Association

🕔16:07, 11.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 11  The India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) Thursday signed an agreement with Taipei Computer Association (TCA) to promote electronic system design and manufacturing (ESDM) industry cooperation between India and Taiwan, a statement said here. IESA is

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Boeing delivers fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India

Boeing delivers fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India

🕔12:22, 11.Sep 2014

Washington, Sep 11  Boeing has delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India, on schedule as part of a contract for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy’s maritime patrol requirements. The aircraft arrived at Naval Air Station Rajali, after

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Samsung launches Galaxy S5 Mini for Rs. 26,499

Samsung launches Galaxy S5 Mini for Rs. 26,499

🕔13:35, 10.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 10  South Korean electronics giant Samsung Electronics launched its new smartphone Samsung Galaxy S5 Mini, priced at Rs.26,499, a company statement said here. The phone will be exclusively available on e-commerce portal Flipkart from Sep 10. “The

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Suzuki launches new sports bike Gixxer

Suzuki launches new sports bike Gixxer

🕔13:31, 10.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 10  Two-wheeler manufacturer Suzuki Motorcycle India launched its new ‘street sport’ motorcycle Gixxer priced at Rs.72,199 (ex-showroom, Delhi). “Suzuki is keen on providing youth-centric products for the Indian customers at a very competitive price. Our track record

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Lanco plans 3,000 MW asset sale to cut debt

Lanco plans 3,000 MW asset sale to cut debt

🕔10:20, 10.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 10  Power and infrastructure company Lanco Infratech said it planned to sell 3,000 MW of power assets to raise Rs.5,000 crore ($825 million) to partly liquidate debts. “Lanco plans to sell 3,000 MW assets to raise Rs.5,000

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$6.5 a unit gas price must for Reliance exploration: Deutsche Bank

$6.5 a unit gas price must for Reliance exploration: Deutsche Bank

🕔10:17, 10.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 10  While the stakeholders keenly await the government to notify new prices of natural gas soon, a Deutsche Equity Research report says $6.5 per unit is a must for Reliance Industries to profit from deep water discoveries.

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Vedanta to double Odisha refinery capacity by 2015-end

Vedanta to double Odisha refinery capacity by 2015-end

🕔10:15, 10.Sep 2014

Bhubaneswar, Sep 10  Vedanta Resources has planned to double the capacity of its one-million-tonne per annum alumina refinery in Odisha by the end of next year, its chairman Anil Agarwal said here Tuesday. It can ramp up its capacity to

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Ashok Leyland bags orders worth over Rs.1,500 crore

Ashok Leyland bags orders worth over Rs.1,500 crore

🕔13:56, 9.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 9  Commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland Ltd Tuesday said it has received orders for around 4,000 buses valued at around Rs.1,500 crore from 22 state transport undertakings (STUs). The company in a statement here said it has received

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Facebook’s market value tops $200 bn

Facebook’s market value tops $200 bn

🕔11:44, 9.Sep 2014

New York, Sep 9  The market value of the social networking site Facebook has crossed the $200 billion mark, making it the 22nd largest company in the world. The company’s stock closed at $77.6 Monday – a new all-time high

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Bharti Airtel to sell over 3,500 African telecom towers to Eaton

Bharti Airtel to sell over 3,500 African telecom towers to Eaton

🕔11:44, 9.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 9  Indian telecom major Bharti Airtel Monday announced it has signed an agreement to sell its communication towers in six African countries totalling over 3,500 to Eaton Towers and lease them back. In a statement here, Bharti

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Gas price review panel report Wednesday

Gas price review panel report Wednesday

🕔11:00, 9.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 9  The four-member Committee of Secretaries (CoS) set up by the government to review the gas-pricing formula will submit its report by Wednesday, Petroleum Secretary Saurabh Chandra said Monday. “We hope to get it (committee report) by

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Immense scope for hardware manufacturing in India : Taiwan

Immense scope for hardware manufacturing in India : Taiwan

🕔07:45, 9.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 8 Immense business, trade and investment opportunities exist between India and Taiwan in hardware, semiconductors and microchip manufacturing, industry associations of both the countries said Monday. “There is huge potential for building up on trade and investment

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Taiwanese autopart manufacturers keen to invest in India

Taiwanese autopart manufacturers keen to invest in India

🕔10:20, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 7 India may not have diplomatic ties with Taiwan, but Taiwanese automobile parts’ manufacturers have shown interest in investing in India for making the country a hub for the sector to meet domestic and export demand. “We have

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GMR venture in Philippines to give wings to airport

GMR venture in Philippines to give wings to airport

🕔10:15, 8.Sep 2014

Cebu (Philippines), Sep 7 Cebu City in central Philippines is eagerly waiting for Indian infrastructure major GMR to upgrade and renovate its existing airport and build a brand new one to accommodate the ever increasing tourist inflow, a top Philippines

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Kudankulam n-plant second unit to start fission in November

Kudankulam n-plant second unit to start fission in November

🕔10:10, 8.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 7 The second 1,000 MW unit at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to start fission process in November while the first unit is yet to restart power generation, according to the project operators. According to

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Record 21 percent thermal power growth in NDA’s 100 days: Goyal

Record 21 percent thermal power growth in NDA’s 100 days: Goyal

🕔10:09, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 7 Currently, there was no problem of low coal supplies in the country and thermal power production increased by a record 21 percent in the June-August period that the NDA government has been in power, Power and

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Centre awaits Rajasthan nod for Sambhar solar UMPP : Goyal

Centre awaits Rajasthan nod for Sambhar solar UMPP : Goyal

🕔10:07, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 7 The central government is ready to implement the proposed ultra mega solar power project (UMPP) in Sambhar, Rajasthan, and is awaiting the state government clearance, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal Sunday said. “We are ready

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Rajiv Rattan takes over Indiabulls Power with Rs.360 crore buyout

Rajiv Rattan takes over Indiabulls Power with Rs.360 crore buyout

🕔09:35, 8.Sep 2014

New Delhi, Sep 8  Rajiv Rattan, one of the three promoters of the India Bulls group, Sunday announced having taken control of the group’s two power companies after buying out Saurabh Mittal’s stake for Rs.360 crore in Indiabulls Infrastructure and

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