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  • TCS net profit rises 51.5 per cent, beats estimates 16-04-2014 05:38 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, India's largest IT services exporter, posted a 51.5 per cent rise in quarterly net profit, beating expectations, as it won more contracts in Europe and some emerging markets. Net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31 rose to Rs 5,297 crore ($879 million) from...
  • Champions League: Bayern get Man United, Real Madrid face Dortmund in quarters 21-03-2014 04:46 PM

    Defending champion Bayern Munich will play Manchester United in the Champions League quarter-finals, and Real Madrid will face Borussia Dortmund in a rematch of last season's semi-finals. Spanish clubs Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will also meet in the quarter-finals, while Paris Saint-German and Chelsea were drawn together. The matches will...
  • As it happened: India vs England, U-19 World Cup quarter-finals 22-02-2014 10:28 AM

    ENGLAND INNINGS (chasing 222 to win) Chasing a challenging total of 222, the England batsmen held their nerve and closed the contest in the last over. End of 49.1 overs: Rob Jones (28*) and Rob Sayer (10*) held their nerves to take England past the finish line. Jones struck a...
  • State Bank of India Q3 net profit dips 34% at Rs 2,234 crore 14-02-2014 03:07 PM

    Mumbai: State Bank of India (SBI) on Friday posted a 34 per cent decline in net profit at Rs 2,234.34 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2013 on account of higher provisioning for bad loans. The country's largest bank had a net profit of Rs 3,396 crore on...
  • RBI hikes repo rate by 25 bps, keeps CRR unchanged at 4 pc 28-01-2014 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India on Tuesday hiked repo rate by 25 basis points. Following the hike the lending rate is now 8 per cent. However, it has kept the cash reserve ratio (CRR) unchanged at 4 per cent. The announcement were made at the third quarter monetary...
  • RBI to announce 3rd quarter monetary policy review today 28-01-2014 09:20 AM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India is likely to announce the third quarter monetary policy on Tuesday. The experts have said that the RBI may retain the status quo despite the clamour to slash interest rates. Banks across the country have been insisting on rate cuts to help boost...
  • 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...
  • Federer vs Murray: a quarter-final worthy of an Australian Open final 21-01-2014 04:34 PM

    Melbourne: As Roger Federer sees it, he and Andy Murray are making a comeback from a year of ups and downs. That's putting it mildly. For 32-year-old Federer, the winner of 17 Grand Slam titles, 2013 was the year that his tenure near the top went into sharp decline. He...
  • Kartik yet again booed by Bengal fans at Eden 11-01-2014 08:14 PM

    Kolkata: There was no end to Murali Kartik's miseries at the Eden Gardens after Friday's fan fury, as the Railways skipper was again booed by Bengal fans who shouted slogans outside the stadium at the end of the fourth day's play. About a 100-odd Bengal fans, shouting slogans of "Go...
  • We will be a better side next season: Parveez Rasool 11-01-2014 07:35 PM

    Vadodara: Their fairytale run in the Ranji Trophy came to an end with a crushing quarter-final loss on Saturday but Jammu and Kashmir captain Parvez Rasool said his team is not the least bit disheartened and will emerge stronger next season. J&K lost by a 100 runs against Punjab in...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Railways hold edge over Bengal chasing 271 11-01-2014 05:57 PM

    Kolkata: Railways captain Murali Kartik took the attack back to the opposition camp with a timely half-century as the visitors need another 154 runs with seven wickets in hand as their Ranji Trophy quarter-final against hosts Bengal hangs in balance at the end of the fourth day. Chasing a target...
  • Maharashtra dethrone Mumbai to enter Ranji Trophy semi-finals 11-01-2014 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Defending champions Mumbai were shockingly shown the door by minnows Maharashtra, who showed tremendous resilience to record a come-from-behind eight-wicket victory on Saturday for a place in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals. Set a target of 252 to chase for only their third outright victory in the long-running competition over...
  • Infosys Q3 consolidated net profit Rs 2,875 crore, beats expectations 10-01-2014 08:56 AM

    Mumbai: The country's second-largest software services firm, Infosys, on Friday reported a 21.4 per cent increase in net profit to Rs 2,875 crore in the third quarter ended December 31. Profit was Rs 2,369 crore in the same period a year earlier. Revenue rose 25 per cent to Rs 13,026...
  • Ranji Trophy quarters: Yadav, Indulkar stand boost Mumbai against Maharashtra 08-01-2014 06:16 PM

    Mumbai: Out-of-form Suryakumar Yadav notched up a timely, counter-attacking hundred to steer defending champions Mumbai to 306 for 7 against Maharashtra in their Ranji Trophy quarter-final match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday. Coming in to bat when Mumbai were tottering at 101 for 4 after lunch, Yadav (120)...
  • HTC's fourth-quarter profit below expectations 05-01-2014 02:08 PM

    Taipei: Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC reported a worse than expected net fourth-quarter profit on Sunday, despite aggressive cost cutting and a one-time gain. The company reported net profit of T$0.3 billion ($10 million), compared to a net loss of T$2.97 billion ($99.9 million) in the previous quarter and profit of...
  • RBI Mid-Quarter Monetary Policy Review: December 2013 18-12-2013 10:59 AM

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has kept key policy rate and cash reserve ratio unchanged in the December 2013 Mid-Quarter Monetary Policy Review. On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation, the RBI decided to keep the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment...
  • RBI likely to hike repo rate in mid-quarter policy review today 18-12-2013 10:43 AM

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will come out with its mid-quarter policy review on Wednesday. With the recent surge in inflation, a rate hike looks imminent. ...
  • Smartphone shipments up 39 pc in Q3; Apple, Samsung maintain their dominance 31-10-2013 12:17 PM

    San Francisco: Global smartphone shipments jumped 39 per cent in the quarter ended September 30, while brisk demand for low-priced Android devices in China eroded Apple's market share. With growth in smartphones slowing in the United States and Europe, attention has turned to technology-hungry consumers in developing countries, many of...
  • Facebook's latest quarterly results show growth in mobile advertising 31-10-2013 12:03 PM

    New York: Facebook's latest quarterly results showed continued strength in mobile advertising, which spurred a 60 per cent revenue increase in the July-September quarter. The numbers beat Wall Street's expectations for the second consecutive quarter, but after an initial after-hours trading spike, Facebook's stock took a downturn during the company's...
  • Full text: Review of RBI's second quarter monetary policy of 2013-14 29-10-2013 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday reviewed second quarter monetary policy on Tuesday. The RBI hiked the repo rate by 25 basis points from 7.50 per cent to 7.75 per cent and kept the Cash reserve Ratio unchanged. Part A. Monetary Policy Monetary and...
  • Maruti Suzuki's quarterly profit triples 28-10-2013 05:46 PM

    India's biggest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd beat analyst estimates by nearly tripling its quarterly net profit, helped by cost cuts and a positive foreign exchange impact. The profit jumped mainly because Maruti Suzuki India Ltd's Manesar factory suffered a breakdown in labour relations in July last year, which led...
  • TV18 Q2 net at Rs 10 crore vs Rs 40 crore loss; EBITDA trebles 28-10-2013 03:22 PM

    Mumbai: TV18 Broadcast Limited on Monday announced its results for the quarter ending September 30, 2013. Reported revenues for the television (including IndiaCast) and motion pictures business stood at Rs 483.2 crores for the quarter. At a consolidated level, advertising revenues grew 4 percent year-on-year. While the general news and...
  • Bharti Infratel Q2 net profit rises 12 per cent 28-10-2013 12:00 PM

    Telecommunications tower operator Bharti Infratel Ltd reported on Monday a 12 per cent rise in quarterly profit on higher sales from leasing mobile masts to carriers. Bharti Infratel, majority owned by India's top telecommunications carrier Bharti Airtel Ltd said consolidated net profit rose to 2.77 billion rupees for its fiscal...
  • ICICI Bank Q2 net profit up 20 per cent, beats estimates 25-10-2013 01:50 PM

    ICICI Bank Ltd, India's largest private-sector lender by assets, posted a 20.1 per cent rise in second-quarter profit, beating analyst estimates, led by higher credit growth and income from fees. Net profit for July-September was 23.5 billion rupees compared with 19.6 billion a year earlier, the bank said on Friday....
  • HCL Technologies profit rises 42 per cent on orders 31-07-2013 11:38 AM

    Bangalore: HCL Technologies Ltd, India's No. 4 IT services exporter, beat expectations with a 41.6 per cent rise in quarterly profit, after order wins boosted earnings. Consolidated net profit for the fiscal fourth quarter ended June 30 rose to 12.1 billion rupees from 8.54 billion rupees a year earlier, HCL...
  • India blank Russia 10-1, qualify for quarter-finals 30-07-2013 02:27 PM

    New Delhi: India pummeled Russia 10-1 in their last pool match on Tuesday and saw Australia play out a 3-3 draw with New Zealand that helped India move into the quarter-finals of the junior women's hockey world cup in Monchengladbach, Germany. India, who led 5-0 until half-time, pumped in five...
  • RBI to announce first quarter monetary policy review today 30-07-2013 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday will reveal its quarter monetary policy review for 2013-2014. It's the first time since 1997, that the rupee will be at the centre of a quarterly monetary policy. However, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday indicated that it will...
  • RBI to announce quarter monetary policy; unlikely to cut repo rate 30-07-2013 08:30 AM

    The RBI on Tuesday will reveal its quarter monetary policy review. It's the first time since 1997, that the rupee will be at the centre of a quarterly monetary policy. ...
  • Upsets continue at Wimbledon as Serena falls to Lisicki 01-07-2013 07:48 PM

    London: Add Serena Williams to the list of big names eliminated early at this unpredictable Wimbledon. The defending champion failed to close out a see-saw third set Monday, dropping the last four games against Sabine Lisicki of Germany to lose 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 in the fourth round and end her...