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Controversial Vedanta University gets Orissa assembly nod
Bhubaneswar, July 30 (IANS) The Orissa assembly Thursday passed a controversial bill proposing a Rs.150-billion university in the state to be promoted by NRI billionaire and chairman of Britain's Vedanta Resources Anil Agarwal.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 8:16:03 PM

UCO Bank may cut rates by 50 basis points
Kolkata, July 30 (IANS) State-run UCO Bank may cut its prime lending rate (PLR) by 50 basis points each in the next two quarters, a top official said here Thursday.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 8:13:27 PM

Borrowers owe Punjab government over Rs.26 bn
Chandigarh, July 30 (IANS) Scores of borrowers owe over Rs. 26.16 billion (Rs.2,616 crore) to the Punjab Financial Corporation (PFC), an agency of the Punjab government.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 8:12:31 PM

Kerala to host Indo-British business seminar
Thiruvananthapuram, July 30 (IANS) Kerala will host a seminar on Indo-British business partnership here Aug 6 to explore fresh business opportunities in the European country.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 8:02:03 PM

India inc to raise Rs.16,000 crore through public offers
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Buoyed by the recent surge in capital markets, India Inc is planning to raise Rs.16,000 crore ($3.3 billion) through initial public offerings (IPOs) this fiscal, an industry lobby report said Thursday.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 7:39:58 PM

Opposition walks out over non-Basmati rice export
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) The entire opposition Thursday walked out of the Lok Sabha demanding a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) or a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into allegations of corruption in the export of non-Basmati rice to African countries.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 7:31:14 PM

MMTC net profit falls 23 percent
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) State-run trading firm MMTC Ltd Thursday posted a net profit of Rs.41.27 crore for the quarter ended June 30 as against Rs.53.76 crore in the like period last year, registering a fall of 23.2 percent.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 7:04:48 PM

Reliance Infrastructure net up 25 percent
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Power utility and infrastructure major Reliance Infrastructure, part of the Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group, Thursday posted 25 percent increase in net profit to Rs.317 crore ($66 million) for the quarter ended June 30.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 6:59:49 PM

World's largest solar steam system comes up in Shirdi
Shirdi (Maharashtra), July 30 (IANS) Hindu and Muslim pilgrims visiting the shrine of Sai Baba in this town will be served food cooked with the help of a solar steam system, inaugurated by New and Renewable Energy Minister Farooq Abdullah Thursday, that officials say is the world's largest.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 6:39:35 PM

Printer sales up one percent last fiscal
New Delhi, July 30 (IANS) Despite the economic slowdown, printer sales in India grew one percent to 1.61 million units last fiscal as compared to the year before, an IT hardware manufacturers' lobby said Thursday.

Thursday, July 30, 2009 6:35:38 PM

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