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  • Markets break records, Sensex, Nifty ends at an all time high 07-03-2014 09:04 PM

    The Nifty on Friday ended at a record closing of 6526.65, after hitting a new high of 6538 intra-day. The Sensex too ended at a closing high of 21919.79, after hitting a peak of 21961. The situation is quite different from the upswing last December ahead of state elections when...
  • CJ Show: A novel way to raise awareness about victims of acid violence 09-02-2014 02:46 PM

    Here are some of the highlights of the'Spot of Shame' campaign by Stopacidattacks.org. Find out how they are trying to end the scourge that shames the country. ...
  • Changing India: Policies that will improve our cities 18-01-2014 11:55 PM

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha polls, Network18's latest campaign is on 'Change India - Agenda for the next PM'. In the first show of the series, 10 policy initiatives 10 policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister to transform India's crumbling cities. ...
  • Change India: An agenda for India's next Prime Minister 12-01-2014 12:53 PM

    The Think India Foundation is an initiative of Network 18 which is engaged in the task of public policy advocacy with an objective to adhere to, and propagate, the principles of fiscal conservatism, regulated free markets and social liberalism, which are the hallmarks of most successful economies and advanced societies....
  • News 360: BJP, AAP refrain from forming government in Delhi 09-12-2013 10:02 PM

    There is a political deadlock in Delhi as both Bharatiya Janata Party, with 32 MLAs the single largest unit in the 70-member Assembly but still short of four MLAs for a simple majority, and the debutant Aam Aadmi Party with 28 seats declaring that neither will try and form the...
  • Markets reacting positively due to exit polls, says Credit Suisse 05-12-2013 11:45 AM

    The euphoria over exit polls will keep market enthusiastic on hopes of a change in the political scene in the country, says Neelkanth Mishra of Credit Suisse, but maintained both elections and US Fed's taper programme do not matter much. The Sensex regained the 21,000 level on Thursday, rising over...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 01-11-2013 11:28 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Sensex at lifetime high, closes at 21,294 on Friday 01-11-2013 09:23 PM

    Ahead of the auspicious occasion of Diwali, Sensex hit a life time high of 21,294 during the day trade on Friday, the peak came after 5 years and 10 months. It closed at 21,196, the highest closing ever. Nifty closed at 6,307 points, closed above 6,300 points for the first...
  • US shutdown: How will it affect India? 04-10-2013 11:46 PM

    If the shutdown in the US continues further, the rupee could depreciate and markets could be hit by global mood. The visa processing could delay. ...
  • BlackBerry failed to sustain in the face of heavy competition 25-09-2013 10:53 AM

    From being the creator of the first smartphone more than a decade ago, BlackBerry could not sustain itself in the face of heavy competition. Even US President Barack Obama vowed to hang onto his BlackBerry at all costs-before taking office in 2009. ...
  • SBI increases its minimum rate of lending to 9.80 per cent 19-09-2013 06:14 PM

    The SBI on Thursday increased its minimum rate of lending to 9.80 per cent and made the loans costlier. ...
  • Markets, rupee crash due to fears over syria 03-09-2013 05:40 PM

    The sensex on Tuesday plunged almost 670 points to close at 18,234. The rupee too breached 68 to the dollar after a 3 day rally. ...
  • News 360: Rupee continues its free fall, hits life low 28-08-2013 11:50 PM

    The rupee touched its lowest ever and closed at 68.80 to the dollar on Wednesday. The sensex recovered after plunging 500 points down in morning trade. ...
  • Five reasons for the fall of the rupee 28-08-2013 08:40 PM

    The rupee on Wednesday touched another lifetime low ending at 68.80 vs dollar. With a continuous depreciation in the value of the Indian currency, we take a look at five reasons for the tumbling rupee. ...
  • Watch: Analysts discuss the market as rupee hits lifetime low 28-08-2013 07:48 PM

    Despite the Finance Minister's statements, the efforts to talk up the economy have not been effective. ...
  • Economy in crisis: Is the government living in denial? 22-08-2013 11:48 PM

    The rupee hits a new-all of 65 to the US dollar as markets tank on opening. The gold price has also gone up by Rs 600 to cross 31,000 per 10 gm. ...
  • Rupee hits a new-all of 65 to the US dollar 22-08-2013 09:58 AM

    The rupee hits a new-all of 65 to the US dollar as markets tank on opening. The gold price has also gone up by Rs 600 to cross 31,000 per 10 gm. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 21-08-2013 11:15 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Maharashtra Cabinet clears anti-superstition ordinance a day after Dabholkar's murder 21-08-2013 09:15 PM

    A day after the murder of prominent rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar in Pune, the Maharashtra Cabinet has cleared the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance. Dabholkar had been campaigning for this legislation for over a decade. ...
  • Sensex down by 340 points; hits an 11-month low 21-08-2013 05:50 PM

    The fall in rupee had its effects on the markets erasing all the gains made on Wednesday morning. Dalal street closed trade at lowest level in almost a year. Sensex crashed on Wednesday, closing 340 points down at 17905 and the Nifty lost about 98 points by the end to...
  • The Last Word: What should the government do to tackle the rupee crisis? 20-08-2013 09:35 PM

    The carnage on the Dalal Street continued on Tuesday with the Rupee opening at its all time low of 64.11. It however recovered by the end of the day's trade and closed at 63.25 to the dollar. This is an all time closing low for the rupee. ...
  • Markets continue to fall; Rupee closes at 63.25 vs dollar 20-08-2013 08:20 PM

    The carnage on the dalal street continued on Tuesday with the Rupee opening at its all time low of 64.11. It however recovered by the end of the day's trade and closed at 63.25 to the dollar. This is an all time closing low for the rupee. ...
  • Rupee hits an-all time low, falls close to 64 vs US dollar 20-08-2013 02:08 PM

    The rupee falls close to 64 to a US dollar after opening to an all-time low of 63.75 versus US dollar. BSE Sensex opened over 300 points down and slipped below 18,000 mark. Nifty opened to over 90 points down. ...
  • Overdrive: Review of BMW 1 Series 17-08-2013 05:57 PM

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the all new BMW 1 Series, all the world motoring news and much more. ...
  • Opposition slams government over falling economy 17-08-2013 11:48 AM

    The week has ended on a grim note for investors as markets crashed on Friday and the rupee plunged to a new low. Though the government said people should not panic, the Opposition, supported by several economists, said only an election will end the uncertainty. ...
  • Government goes into damage control as Sensex crashes 769 points 16-08-2013 11:52 PM

    It was a black Friday for the Indian markets as stock markets crashed 769 points and the rupee fell below the 62 level for the first time, plummeting to 62.03 against the dollar. With elections in a few months, the question is are there any options left with the government...
  • Take measures to improve stability: CII 16-08-2013 07:41 PM

    CII Director General, Chandrajit Banerjee, said there was urgent need for stability and called the government to addres the concerns of the people. "There are two issues - one is short term and one long term. This is a big concern, it will affect our economy. We are discussing on...
  • Rupee falls, govt presses panic button: Can govt revive economy? 09-07-2013 07:30 PM

    A high level meeting chaired by PM Manmohan Singh has charted out a 12-month plan to revive the manufacturing sector. The rupee pulled back at start of trade opening at 59.80 against the dollar, but fell again. On Monday, the rupee had fallen to a record low of 61.21 against...
  • FTN: Narayana Murthy returns to Infosys: Are individual brands essential to companies? 03-06-2013 11:49 PM

    Infosys' scrip on Monday soared by 9 per cent in morning trade as the IT major recalled its founder NR Narayana Murthy and returned control of the company. ...