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Eager buyers for Pakistani rice, potatoes at Jammu
Jammu, Oct 31 (IANS) Pakistani rice was the cynosure of all eyes as hundreds of people jostled to get a closer look at stalls selling the commodity at an exhibition of Pakistani items in Jammu Friday. Many packed generous quantities of Pakistani rice and potatoes to take home.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:25:50 PM

Airfares to go up from Saturday
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Yet another airfare hike is in the offing from Saturday with airlines and travel agents mutually deciding to add a new component, transaction fee.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:25:06 PM

Suzlon second quarter net profit dips 95 percent
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Wind turbine major Suzlon Energy on Friday said its net profit declined 95.22 percent to Rs.169.8 million for the second quarter ended Sep 30, as against Rs.3.56 billion in the corresponding period last fiscal.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:19:48 PM

Industry lobby retracts report on 25 percent job cuts
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) After invoking considerable concern and anxiety among millions of working Indians, a leading industry lobby Friday retracted its earlier analysis that the country's corporate sector in seven major industries was proposing 25 percent job cuts over the next 10 days.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:18:39 PM

Nestle India's net rises 13.53 percent for third quarter
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Nestle India, a leading multinational food company, reported a standalone net profit of Rs.1,318 million for the third quarter ended Sep 30, as against Rs.1,161 million in the same quarter last year, up 13.53 percent.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:14:44 PM

Indian equities end green, recover from bear excesses
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) After the bear market excesses of the last few weeks, Indian equities bounced back sharply Friday with a key equities index closing with a gain of 743.55 points or 8.22 percent - the biggest single-day gain in recent weeks.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:14:22 PM

Indian Oil looks at posting profits on petrol sale
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will make profits from its petrol sales from Saturday, even as it continues to post losses from other transport fuels and cooking gas, a top official said here Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 6:22:23 PM

India moves on insurance reform despite opposition
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) After months of delays and deliberations, India's cabinet has finally approved the tabling of a bill that seeks to raise foreign investment limit in the country's growing insurance business to 49 percent.

Friday, October 31, 2008 6:18:56 PM

MMTC second quarter net up 30 percent
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Public sector trading major MMTC Friday said its net profit has grown 30.32 percent at Rs.487.8 million for the second quarter ended Sep 30 against Rs.374.3 million in the corresponding period last year.

Friday, October 31, 2008 6:18:39 PM

Aviation fuel price likely to come down further
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Aviation fuel costs will come down by Rs.6,000 per kilolitre when oil prices are revised Saturday, a top official of an oil major indicated Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 6:18:12 PM

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