Loss

  • Sonakshi Sinha: Was a strong child, looks never mattered to me 04-04-2014 04:37 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha has unveiled the latest edition of Women's Health magazine, displaying her slender figure on its cover. The actress admits achieving the slim and trim look wasn't easy for somebody like her who hates the gym. The actress, whose weight has been the point of concern for...
  • Six-pack abs are not important, health is: Arjun Kapoor 31-03-2014 03:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor was almost 140 kg before he forayed into acting, but leading a "balanced" lifestyle helped him lose excess weight. He laments how fitness has become more about the number of pack of abs that one has. "It's unfortunate that now fitness has become about how many...
  • Haven't slimmed down in a jiffy, working out since November: Sonakshi Sinha 12-03-2014 04:19 PM

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha, who flaunted her newly-acquired svelte figure at the Lakme Fashion Week summer-resort 2014 here, says her consistent workout regime has contributed to her fitter frame. Sonakshi looked resplendent in a midnight blue ensemble when she glided down the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the opening show...
  • Five PSUs posted Rs 2,100 cr losses in Financial Year 2013: CAG 28-02-2014 10:18 PM

    Five public sector undertakings in Chhattisgarh incurred losses of about Rs 2,100 crore in the 2012-13 fiscal, largely due to deficiencies in financial management and project execution, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India has said in a report. The report was tabled in the State Assembly on Friday. Of...
  • Grounded Kingfisher Airlines posts $132 million third quarter loss 12-02-2014 11:35 AM

    Grounded Kingfisher Airlines, which has not flown in more than a year, reported yet another quarterly loss as it had no income from operations. Kingfisher, once India's no. 2 carrier and headed by flamboyant liquor baron Vijay Mallya, said net loss was 8.22 billion rupees for its fiscal third quarter...
  • Won't lose weight for role again, says Jared Leto 10-02-2014 08:18 AM

    Los Angeles: After following extreme diet for "Dallas Buyers Club", actor Jared Leto says he will never lose weight for a film role again. The 42-year-old admits that diet plan began to "take its toll" on his body after he shed pounds to play an AIDS victim and a drug...
  • LG cites higher marketing costs, falling smartphone prices as reasons of its unexpected Q4 loss 27-01-2014 02:16 PM

    Seoul: LG Electronics Inc. suffered a loss in the final quarter of 2013 because of the stronger South Korean currency while higher marketing costs and falling smartphone prices continued to batter its mobile business. The South Korean tech company said Monday its net loss for October-December was 63.4 billion won...
  • Sick PSUs get budgetary support for dues, salary payments 26-12-2013 04:21 PM

    The government on Thursday said it will provide Rs.116.86 crore financial aid to 11 loss making or sick central public sector enterprises to enable them pay salary and statutory dues. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh gave green signal to the proposal. The aid...
  • Blackberry reports $4.4 billion loss in third quarter 21-12-2013 03:22 PM

    Washington: Struggling Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry today posted a whopping USD 4.4 billion loss in the third quarter ended November 30, hit hard by poor response to its mobile devices. The company, which last month scrapped a plan to sell itself, had posted a profit in the same period a...
  • SpiceJet shares fall by 6 per cent post weak Q2 numbers 08-11-2013 01:03 PM

    Shares of low-cost carrier SpiceJet tanked by over 6 per cent on Friday after the company reported a record loss of Rs 559 crore in the quarter ended September, 2013. Reacting to the disappointing numbers that were announced post market hours on Thursday, shares of SpiceJet made a weak opening...
  • Bharti Airtel Q2 net falls 29 per cent on forex losses 30-10-2013 11:11 AM

    Bharti Airtel Ltd reported a 29 per cent fall in quarterly profit on foreign exchange losses, the 15th consecutive quarter of declining profits for the world's No.4 mobile phone carrier by customers. Consolidated net profit fell to 5.12 billion rupees for its fiscal second quarter ended September 30 from 7.21...
  • Jet Airways report worst quarterly loss of Rs 891 crore 23-10-2013 06:59 PM

    Jet Airways reported its worst quarterly loss on record as carriers in Asia's third-biggest economy battle high fuel costs and taxes. Mumbai-based Jet, India's second-biggest carrier by domestic market share, reported a net loss of 8.91 billion rupees for the fiscal second quarter to September 30, compared with a net...
  • BlackBerry reports nearly $1 billion quarterly loss, 45 pc revenue drop 27-09-2013 06:07 PM

    Toronto: BlackBerry Ltd reported a nearly $1 billion quarterly loss on Friday, days after accepting its largest shareholder's tentative $4.7 billion bid to take it out of the public eye. BlackBerry, which had warned of the results on September 20, said its net loss for the second quarter ended on...
  • CAG raps Air India for losses of over Rs 20 crore 09-08-2013 02:22 AM

    The CAG has criticised Air India for not acting on complaints that led to three foreign airlines terminating ground handling services and causing losses of over Rs 20 crore. After auditing a year's data of Air India's Flight Handling Discrepancies Report for Malaysian, Ethiopian and Saudi Arabian airlines, CAG found...
  • All-party delegation from Vidarbha meets PM, seeks Rs 5,000 crore aid 08-08-2013 01:55 AM

    An all-party delegation from Vidarbha, hit by unprecedented heavy rains, n Wednesday met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and sought an assistance of Rs 5,000 crore to tackle the massive losses. The delegation comprising several senior Congress and NCP leaders, including Union Minister Praful Patel, AICC general secretary Mukul Wasnik, former...
  • Greece approves scheme to fire thousands of public workers 18-07-2013 04:42 AM

    Athens: Greece's shaky coalition government scraped through a vote on Wednesday on a bill to sack public sector workers as thousands chanting anti-austerity slogans protested outside parliament. The vote was the first major test for Prime Minister Antonis Samaras's two-party coalition since losing an ally over the abrupt shutdown of...
  • 'US still a long way to address large scale unemployment' 18-07-2013 03:31 AM

    Washington: Noting that the US still has a long way to go to address large scale unemployment, the White House today said the country's deficit is declining at the fastest pace since demobilisation after World War II. "We are seeing our deficits decline at the fastest pace since demobilisation after...
  • Job security pinches automobile industry as Maruti, M&M lay-off staff 16-07-2013 10:30 PM

    New Delhi: The other big fallout of the economic crisis is the fear of job loss - the Automobile industry is already feeling the pinch. India's largest car maker Maruti and Mahindra and Mahindra have laid-off contractual workers with sales down and inventory piling up. On July 9, Maruti sent...
  • Delhi books highest telegrams as 160-year-old service ends 15-07-2013 06:15 PM

    New Delhi: People across India thronged to telegraph offices to experience the thrill of booking a telegram for one last time as the curtains came down Sunday night on a 160-year-old service. Some 20,000 telegrams were booked on Sunday, of them 2,200 from Delhi followed by Kerala with 1,867, a...
  • Telegram was incurring losses for more than a decade: SD Saxena 15-07-2013 04:35 PM

    Would it have been possible for BSNL to continue the telegram service in a small, token manner with an aim to preserve a heritage rather than putting a total stop to it? What happens to all the employees who were engaged in providing the service? BSNL's former director of Finance...
  • More cuts needed to balance British budget, say experts 29-06-2013 04:42 AM

    London: A leading think tank here has observed despite spending cuts of 11.5 billion pounds (over $17 billion) as announced by British Chancellor George Osborne for 2015-16, it may not not be enough to balance government budgets in the medium term. According to Carl Emmerson, director of the Institute for...
  • Method of calculating 2G loss was endorsed by other countries: ex-CAG 30-05-2013 01:28 PM

    New Delhi: Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai has dismissed the criticism of the 2G loss report. In his first TV interview after retirement, he told Karan Thapar that the CAG's coalgate report is based on facts. He said the CAG has been conservative in calculating the coalgate losses...
  • Chand visits quake-hit areas, reviews relief measures 17-05-2013 12:37 AM

    Jammu: A team of Jammu and Kashmir ministers headed by Deputy Chief Minister Tara Chand on Thursday visited the quake affected areas of Jammu region and took stock of relief and rehabilitation work. Chand, along with Minister for Rural Development, Ali Mohammad Sagar, and Minister of State for Health, Shabir...
  • Indian Embassy gets 15k passports of workers stranded in Saudi 14-05-2013 02:49 AM

    Dubai: Saudi Arabia has handed over about 15,000 passports of stranded Indian workers, surrendered by Saudi sponsors, to the Indian Embassy in Riyadh, in a bid to resolve cases of immigration law violations. "Most passports, surrendered by sponsors to the Saudi authorities, belong to stranded Indian workers, including those languishing...
  • Network18 FY13 revenues up 23 pc, e-commerce business up threefold 13-05-2013 05:33 PM

    Network18 Media and Investments on Monday reported a 23.4 per cent rise in revenues to Rs 2400 crore for 2012-13, driven by strong growth in its broadcast and digital businesses. The strong topline growth helped narrow operating losses 87 per cent to Rs 39 crore for the year. Net loss...
  • Earnings show: TV18 makes a Rs 174 crore swing year-on-year 13-05-2013 03:55 PM

    Network18 Group subsidiary TV18 Broadcast today reported a net profit of Rs 20.9 crore for the quarter ended March 31 as against a net loss of Rs 8.26 crore in the same period a year ago. Reported revenues for the television and motion pictures business (including IndiaCast) stood at Rs...
  • What's the reason behind Jennifer Lawrence's hair loss? 09-05-2013 12:43 PM

    Los Angeles: Oscar winning actress Jennifer Lawrence is reportedly suffering from hair loss and hiding it from everyone. The 22-year-old has been sporting shorter hair and it can be side effects of chemical treatments, reports dailystar.co.uk. "She's been sporting a shorter do for weeks, and has made out it's for...
  • Formula One team Williams takes a loss in 2012 29-04-2013 06:32 PM

    London: Formula One Team Williams made a pre-tax loss of 5 million pounds ($7.76 million) last year due to several long-term investments, including one that makes hybrid systems for public transport. The British-based team announced on Monday its revenue increased 22 percent to 127 million pounds ($197 million) compared to...
  • Web-based programmes for weight loss 29-04-2013 10:31 AM

    Washington: Web-based programmes are the new effective measures in weight loss and weight management, according to a study. Weight loss is a topic of concern for nearly 36 per cent of Americans who are considered obese. There are many barriers that can interfere with weight loss. For those attending face-to-face...
  • India conveys concern to Saudi Arabia over Nitaqat law 29-04-2013 03:35 AM

    Riyadh: India on Sunday conveyed its concerns to Saudi Arabia over possible job loss to a large number of Indians in the Kingdom due to its new labour law. A delegation led by Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi met Saudi Arabian Labour Minister Adel Fakieh to convey India's concern...