Kolkata/Mumbai/Chennai, Aug 18 (IANS) About 80,000 officers of the State Bank of India (SBI) and its seven associate banks went on a nationwide strike Monday to protest the government's decision to merge the State Bank of Saurashtra with the parent bank. Officers' associations at multiple centres said the strike was a total success.
Monday, August 18, 2008 7:28:47 PM
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) India's leading media and entertainment company UTV Software Communications announced Monday that its UK unit IG Interactive Entertainment has acquired 80 percent stake in the California-based gaming company True Games Interactive.
Monday, August 18, 2008 7:00:29 PM
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) The capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) may clear the proposal to set up a dedicated exchange for the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) by the end of this fiscal, a top SEBI official said here Monday.
Monday, August 18, 2008 6:58:15 PM
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 18 (IANS) Kerala will host a two-day handloom exhibition and a buyer-seller meet in October to promote the handloom products, a senior minister said here Monday.
Monday, August 18, 2008 6:26:56 PM
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Public sector employees will go on a strike Wednesday to protest against disinvestments and outsourcing in state-owned enterprises, a state-owned company warned the Bombay Stock Exchange Monday.
Monday, August 18, 2008 6:19:39 PM
Kolkata, Aug 18 (IANS) India's largest private lender ICICI Bank is planning to set up a $200 million (Rs.8 billion) private equity fund exclusively for the small and medium enterprises (SME) sector, a top company official said here Monday.
Monday, August 18, 2008 6:18:18 PM
Shimla, Aug 18 (IANS) Apple growers, particularly in the Shimla district, are up in arms against the Himachal Pradesh government for its failure to clear landslides on various highways during the past few days, resulting in financial losses to them.
Monday, August 18, 2008 6:13:44 PM
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Indian equity markets closed in the red Monday for the fourth day running, in an extremely choppy trading session. Weak global markets also dampened the investors' sentiment.
Monday, August 18, 2008 5:41:22 PM
Trissur (Kerala), Aug 18 (IANS) The Apollo Tyres management, which declared a lockout at its Perambara unit near here over a labour dispute, now wants the Kerala government to intervene, a senior company official said Monday.
Monday, August 18, 2008 5:13:33 PM
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Soon, for the first time in the country, you would be able to make calls from computers to fixed line as well as mobile phones.
Monday, August 18, 2008 4:57:36 PM
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