Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 5 (IANS) Kerala believes Scandinavian nations are among the biggest sources of tourists to the state, and has sent one of the largest travel delegations on a roadshow to the region.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 5:22:53 PM
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Thursday said a proposal to allow shareholders decide the salaries of company executives was before parliament.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 5:17:13 PM
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Encouraging use of solar power, increase in use of energy-saving lighting, setting up of an electronic waste facility, more CNG buses, promoting use of bio-fuel and shutting down coal-fired power plants form the highlights of the Delhi government's 65-point three-year agenda to fight climate change.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 4:49:50 PM
Panaji, Nov 5 (IANS) Public sector undertakings, especially nationalised banks, often ignore financial crimes in their internal audits and sometimes even delay the prosecution of their accused employees, a senior Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) official said here Thursday.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 4:19:14 PM
Hyderabad, Nov 5 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid Thursday denied that the government has asked the Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) to stop probing the Rs.78,000-crore Satyam accounting scam.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 4:01:03 PM
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) A key Indian equities index Thursday rose 158 points to shut shop above the 16,000-mark after languishing in the negative terrain for most of the day.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 3:46:36 PM
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) Direct tax collection during the first seven months of the current fiscal grew 3.92 percent to Rs.173,447 crore as compared to Rs.166,905 crore in the like period last year.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 3:31:51 PM
Bangalore, Nov 5 (IANS) Consumer care arm of IT bellwether Wipro Thursday announced it had acquired part of Yardley cosmetic products business from the British-based Lornamead group for $45 million (Rs.2.14 billion/Rs.214 crore).
Thursday, November 05, 2009 3:29:30 PM
New Delhi, Nov 5 (IANS) The World Economic Forum will hold its three-day India Economic Summit here from Sunday, with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as the key speaker, to mark 25 years of active engagement between the Davos-based organisation and India.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 2:58:49 PM
Chandigarh, Nov 5 (IANS) The Haryana government Thursday announced sanctioning of a Rs.138-crore (Rs.1.38 billion) project to improve drinking water supply in Gurgaon.
Thursday, November 05, 2009 2:52:27 PM
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