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Indian Oil posts Rs.70 bn loss, seeks more oil bonds
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Urging the government to fully compensate its losses due to under-recovery from sale of subsidised fuel, Indian Oil Corp (IOC), which posted a loss of Rs.70 billion in the second quarter, has asked for an increase in the quantum of oil bonds issued by the finance ministry.

Friday, October 31, 2008 8:23:43 PM

Thales posts revenue of 8.3 bn euros till September
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Bucking the global economic meltdown, French aerospace major Thales has posted consolidated revenues of 8.3 billion euros till September, a 7 percent increase from the 8.1 billion euros in the corresponding year-on-year period, the conglomerate said Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 8:13:47 PM

People not interested in Mamata's agitation: minister
Kolkata, Oct 31 (IANS) West Bengal Transport Minister and senior Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) leader Subhash Chakraborty Friday criticised opposition leader Mamata Banerjee's movement against land acquisition in Singur, and claimed the people have no interest in her agitation.

Friday, October 31, 2008 8:10:15 PM

Ranbaxy incurs Rs.49 million loss in third quarter
Gurgaon, Oct 31 (IANS) India's largest drug maker Ranbaxy Laboratories posted a global operating loss after tax of Rs.49 million ($1.12 million) in the third quarter ended Sept 30, down 103 percent from an operating profit of Rs.1.62 billion ($37 million) that the company earned in the comparable period last year, top company officials said here Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:34:43 PM

UCO Bank posts Q2 net profit at Rs.1.5 bn
Kolkata, Oct 31 (IANS) The city-based UCO Bank registered a net profit of Rs.1.5 billion in the quarter ended Sep 30, compared to Rs.1.1 billion during the corresponding period last fiscal, a top company official said here Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:33:27 PM

Reliance Communications net up 17.3 percent
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Reliance Communications (RCom) Friday said its net profit rose 17.3 percent to $330 million (Rs.1,531 crore) for the quarter ended Sep 30.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:31:45 PM

Jet extends Bangalore-Brussels service to US, Canada
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Jet Airways Friday extended its Bangalore-Brussels service to New York (Newark and JFK airports) and Toronto in Canada with four weekly flights, the airline said Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:29:26 PM

India has procured over 10 mn tonnes of paddy so far
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The government Friday said it had procured over 10 million tonnes of paddy during the current kharif marketing season (KMS), starting Oct 1 this year.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:28:43 PM

Finance minister rules out job cuts, talks of growth
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Finance Minister P. Chidambaram Friday said Indian economy would log not less than 7 percent growth in the current fiscal, notwithstanding global meltdown, and ruled out any reduction in existing job levels.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:28:11 PM

Reliance Capital second quarter net up 15 percent
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group firm Reliance Capital posted a net profit of Rs.2.29 billion for the second quarter ended Sep 30, against Rs.2 billion in the corresponding period last fiscal, up 15 percent, the company said Friday.

Friday, October 31, 2008 7:27:17 PM

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