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Paswan warns steel retail manipulators, giants want price revision
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The government will take action against manipulators in retail steel trade, Steel Minister Ram Vilas Paswan warned here Wednesday, while industry giants said they would review product price some time next month.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:52:29 PM

Rice export ban to continue despite good harvest forecast
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Although the government is expecting bumper rice harvest this year due to good monsoon, it has no plan to relax ban on rice exports, Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:42:26 PM

Punjab imposes tax on 'dhabas'
Chandigarh, July 16 (IANS) Looking at the roaring business roadside dhabas do all over Punjab, the state government Wednesday imposed a 'lump sum' tax on them.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:32:31 PM

Progress made in technology transfer for Scorpene subs: Navy
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) Issues relating the transfer of technology (TOT) for the French Scorpene submarines that are being built in this country under licence are likely to be resolved soon. Indian Navy chief Admiral Sureesh Mehta has held 'positive' talks with his French counterpart during his just-concluded visit to the country, an official here said.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:22:51 PM

Mumbai business community pledges support to UPA
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Indian Merchants' Chamber (IMC), a leading industry forum that represents nearly 250,000 businesses in the western region, Wednesday extended its full support to the Manmohan Singh government, which is seeking vote of confidence in parliament July 22 over the Indo-US nuclear deal.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:10:38 PM

Ketan Parekh denied more time to surrender
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday refused to extend the July 31 deadline for stock broker Ketan Parekh to surrender to the Mumbai jail authorities to undergo his year-long jail term for siphoning off Rs.477 million from a Canara Bank subsidiary in a financial scam of 1992.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:02:09 PM

Tata Consultancy net up seven percent, but scrip falls
Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Software giant Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Wednesday announced a consolidated profit after tax (PAT) of $322.65 million (Rs.12.9 billion) during the first quarter this fiscal, compared to $300.73 million (Rs.12.02 billion) for the same period last year, recording a growth of seven percent on a year-on-year basis.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 8:00:44 PM

'Bangladesh may turn to Myanmar for rice import'
Dhaka, July 16 (IANS) Bangladesh, which banked on India for its imports of rice when the country was hit by cyclone Sidr last year, may now turn to another neighbour Myanmar for more supplies to meet additional needs, said a Bangladeshi newspaper.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 7:45:58 PM

India gets its first Hindi e-commerce site
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The country got its first e-commerce site in Hindi Wednesday., the country's first meta search travel site, launched its new Indian langauge window for the vast Hindi-speaking travel market so that customers in the tier II and tier III cities can book flight tickets on domestic circuits.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 6:59:18 PM

Tata Steel studying impact of inflation on projects
Kolkata, July 16 (IANS) Tata Steel is studying how spiralling construction material prices are impacting its proposed steel projects, a top company official said here Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 16, 2008 6:48:23 PM

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