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Bank of Baroda sees pace of bad-loan growth slowing

INDIA'S second-biggest state-run lender by assets Bank of Baroda forecast growth in troubled loans to slow in the coming quarters due to its moves...

Four PIO in Fortune’s 40 under 40 list of most influential people in business

Four persons of India-origin, including three women, have been named by Fortune among 40 of the most influential and inspiring young people in business...

China says ‘clock is ticking’ on US debt ceiling

A SENIOR Chinese official voiced concern over a looming deadline for raising the US debt ceiling on Monday (October 7), saying the “clock is...

India proposes ban on e-cigarettes

INDIA'S health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents showed, potentially jeopardizing the expansion plans of big...

India, China step up global role with fund

  AFTER years of pressure to take a greater role in global affairs, China and India have stepped up by contributing to a new IMF...

Hiring in the IT sector up for a rise in India

REFLECTING the bullish employment market, Indian companies plan to recruit new employees at a good pace. According to a recent survey by...

India raises $8bn in wireless auction

THE INDIAN government raised over $8bn (£5.46bn) in an auction of licences for wireless broadband services that ended today, after companies fought for access...

India plans inflation-linked bonds to end gold love affair

INDIA’S central bank announced on Wednesday (May 15) it would launch inflation-linked bonds to try to break the country’s love affair with gold and...

Rupee gains 9 paise more against dollar at 64.95

The rupee advanced 9 paise against  the dollar to breach the 65 level at 64.95 -- a fresh 17-month  high -- in early session on Wednesday...

Food inflation jumps to 11.43 per cent

FOOD inflation shot up to 11.43 per cent for the week ended October 15 on the back of costlier vegetables, fruits, milk and protein-based...