New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha Friday passed the Finance Bill for the current fiscal (2007-08) by a voice vote as Finance Minister P. Chidambaram assured that a new code for income tax would be introduced in the monsoon session.
Friday, May 04, 2007 8:00:29 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The appreciation of the Indian rupee in the past 12 months has adversely affected India Inc. as they have been burdened by higher interest rates, said a leading Indian industry report Friday.
Friday, May 04, 2007 7:58:52 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Railway tickets can soon be booked at Indian Oil Corp (IOC) refuelling stations and LPG distributors, the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corp (IRCTC) said here Friday.
Friday, May 04, 2007 6:55:47 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The government Friday promised to take action against Dow Chemicals, which has taken over Union Carbide and produces insecticides in India, after investigating reports that it secured registration and approval of its products by bribing Indian officials.
Friday, May 04, 2007 6:28:31 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Within a week of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) giving its green signal to Vodafone's acquisition of a majority stake in Hutch-Essar, the British telecom giant cleared the last hurdle Friday by getting Finance Minister P. Chidambaram's nod.
Friday, May 04, 2007 6:05:09 PM
Kolkata, May 4 (IANS) The ITC Sonar Bangla here has become the first hotel in the world to obtain Certified Emission Reductions (CERs) issued under the aegis of the United Nations Framework on Climate Change Convention, officials said Friday.
Friday, May 04, 2007 5:15:19 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Commerce Minister Kamal Nath has received a pat on his back from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for enhanced foreign direct investment inflow into the country, even as he set a target of $30 billion for this fiscal.
Friday, May 04, 2007 5:02:46 PM
New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) The recent death of an Indian in a riot in Uganda is an 'aberration' in what is otherwise a very peaceful country and harmonious society, according to a visiting Ugandan delegation.
Friday, May 04, 2007 4:46:56 PM
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) Supermarket chain Subhiksha Friday said it was entering Kerala with an outlay of Rs.500 million ($12 million) to start some 70 stores in the state.
Friday, May 04, 2007 4:37:18 PM
Chennai, May 4 (IANS) Outsourcing major Cognizant Technology and Ordina, an IT services provider in Belgium and the Netherlands, Friday said they have entered into a seven-year outsourcing pact with Dutch financial services major Rabobank.
Friday, May 04, 2007 4:36:39 PM
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