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  • CCI orders probe against Indian Railways, IRCTC 13-03-2014 08:56 PM

    The Competition Commission has ordered an investigation against Indian Railways and its arm IRCTC for alleged unfair practices related to compulsory sale of food to travellers on some trains and ticket booking. This is the second major probe by the fair trade watchdog against a central government enterprise, after Coal...
  • Capital market, financial sector reforms on unveil, says P Chidambaram 29-11-2013 05:48 PM

    Exuding confidence that growth rate will climb to 6 per cent next year, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said government will in next 6 months liberalise capital markets and financial sector to help economy return to high growth trajectory. Unveiling UPA government's agenda for the remaining six months of...
  • Australian team arrives in India, holds first training session 06-10-2013 05:23 PM

    Mumbai: The Australian cricket team on Sunday sweated it out at the Cricket Club of India in their first training session ahead of the seven-match ODI series against India that will be preceded by the lone Twenty20 game at Rajkot on October 10. The ODI rubber commences on October 13...
  • MCA objects to matches being directly allotted to CCI 01-10-2013 11:27 AM

    Mumbai: The long-standing tussle between the Mumbai Cricket Association and the Cricket Club of India, both affiliated units of the BCCI, came to the fore at last Sunday's AGM of the Board following a suggestion to allot international matches directly to CCI. "There was a suggestion from the chair (BCCI...
  • CCI seeks information from state govts as onion prices soar 22-09-2013 12:20 PM

    With onion prices continuing to rule high across the country, fair trade regulator CCI is seeking information from state governments to check whether market entities are indulging in cartelisation. Competition Commission of India (CCI), which keeps a tab on anti-competitive practices, is looking into the issue of persisting high prices...
  • RBI adopted balanced approach in policy review, says Montek Singh Ahluwalia 20-09-2013 04:58 PM

    Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday said that the RBI's mid term monetary policy statement reflects "balanced" approach to deal with "worrisome" inflation and slacking growth. Reserve Bank, in its mid term review of the monetary policy on Friday, decided to hike short term policy rate by...
  • CCI to probe Coal India fuel pact with sponge iron makers 12-09-2013 07:05 PM

    New Delhi: Fair trade regulator CCI has ordered a probe into the allegations that state-run Coal India and its subsidiaries abused dominant market position in supplying fuel to sponge iron manufacturers. The probe against the country's largest coal miner comes on a complaint filed by Sponge Iron Manufacturers Association. Finding...
  • FM for reviving animal spirits, starting stalled projects 06-06-2013 11:16 PM

    Mumbai: Asking India Inc to revive its "animal spirits", Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday announced setting up of a committee headed by Anil Swarup to re-start 215 large projects worth over Rs 7 lakh crore that have been stalled for various reasons. "After extensive discussions today, the Prime Minister...
  • Sebi, CCI seek clarity on Jet-Etihad deal 23-05-2013 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Abu Dhabi carrier Etihad's Rs 2,058-crore stake purchase in Jet Airways has hit a regulatory air pocket, as regulators are seeking more clarity on the deal to ensure overall competition in the aviation market is not affected and interests of public shareholders and consumers are protected. Separate clarifications...
  • Vishnu scrapes past Ashwin to enter 2nd round 23-10-2012 07:49 PM

    Mumbai: Top seed J Vishnu Vardhan had to dig deep into his reserves to overcome a spirited challenge from a rival placed 500 places below him and enter the singles second round in the USD 15,000 CCI-ITF men's Futures tennis tournament on Tuesday. Vishnu, who took part in singles as...
  • Probe ordered into 'cartelisation' by airlines 10-05-2011 07:08 PM

    New Delhi: Competition watchdog CCI has found prima-facie evidence of cartelisation by private airlines to take advantage of strike by pilots of national carrier Air India. "The CCI has prima-facie found evidence of anti-competitive agreement by private airlines in jacking up prices. An investigation has been ordered to look into...