DNA: Farmers in UP receive paltry sums as compensation

Rain-hit farmers of Uttar Pradesh who are reeling under severe debt due to crop losses following unseasonal rains and hailstorm have received another shock as they are being handed a paltry sum of Rs 63, 75 or 175 as compensation.

Indian ice hockey team asks for help to participate in Asia Cup
Indian ice hockey team asks for help to participate in Asia Cup

It was not a surprise when the Ice Hockey Association of India (IHAI) went online and appealed to supporters on social media for donations to finance the Indian team to compete in an international competition.

BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting
BML Munjal University introduces MBA in forensic accounting

A new MBA programme for Chartered Accountants as well as students with a Science background having an interest in Finance facilitates the detection of financial fraud.

Not fitting into new political frame any more: Yashwant Sinha

Having served as Finance and Foreign Minister in the past, senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Saturday said he no more fits into the new framework of electoral politics, where "impression" of doing something has become more important than actually doing it.

Jobs won't last forever in today's dynamic economic world: Gareth Howells
Jobs won't last forever in today's dynamic economic world: Gareth Howells

Gareth Howells, Executive Director, MBA and MiF, London Business School (LBS), discusses the relevance of B-schools, the need for an entrepreneurial bent of mind and the importance of connecting with alumni, in a chat with Prachi Rege.

Haryana govt challenges opposition to prove white paper data wrong

Haryana government on Saturday challenged the opposition parties which are raising hue and cry over the white paper on state finances, to prove that the data pertaining to state's fiscal position is incorrect.

Be passionate about what you want and follow where your efforts are: Chirag Kulkarni
Be passionate about what you want and follow where your efforts are: Chirag Kulkarni

Entrepreneurship is a tough road which needs proper planning and focused goals. Chirag Kulkarni, co-founder, CEO, C&M Group, talks about being a serial entrepreneur, importance of incubators and ways to fund a start-up, in a conversation with Neha Arora

AAP unveils Delhi cabinet line-up, Kejriwal likely to hold Finance, Home, Sisodia to be Deputy CM
AAP unveils Delhi cabinet line-up, Kejriwal likely to hold Finance, Home, Sisodia to be Deputy CM

Ahead of Arvind Kejriwal's oath ceremony as chief minister of the national capital, Aam Aadmi Party sources on Friday stated that the CM-designate is likely to hold the Finance, Home and Energy Ministry portfolios while giving Education Ministry, Public Works Department (PWD), urban development and Deputy CM's post to his confidante and senior party leader Manish Sisiodia.

US, Turkey vow to jointly fight Islamic State financing

 US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan asserted a strong joint commitment to combat financial networks supporting Islamic State militants at a G20 summit in Istanbul, a US Treasury spokesperson said on Tuesday.

Govt calls high-level meet on FEMA notice to Pak airline

The government has convened a high -level meeting of finance and security officials in order to chart the next course of action in the case of alleged foreign exchange violations in purchase of properties here by Pakistan's national airliner PIA.

France's Hollande urges big business to help in anti-terror fight

French President Francois Hollande urged business leaders gathered in Davos Friday to take action in the fight against extremism, saying the financial sector could help by cutting off funding sources.

Islamic State lacks funds to keep control of Iraqi, Syrian territory: Experts

Islamic State (IS) militants may ultimately lose the war in Iraq and Syria because they do not have enough money to run the territory under their control, despite holding assets worth more than $2 trillion, international terrorism experts said.

Small business finance: Need of the hour

This episode focuses on small business finance that provides an alternative way of investment.

Goa CM Parsekar allocates portfolios

Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Saturday allocated portfolios to his ministers.

Kin of dead US soldiers sue 5 banks over Iran dealings

Families of US soldiers killed in Iraq and soldiers wounded there in attacks linked to Iran sued five European banks Monday, alleging their business with Iran helped finance the attacks.

List of ministers and portfolios of Narendra Modi government

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his ministry Sunday while reshuffling portfolios of some ministers. Here is the latest list of the council of ministers and their portfolios.

Modi gives lot of decentralised authority to ministers: Jaitley

Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, on Friday sought to project Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a leader who give his ministers a lot of "decentralised authority contrary to what a lot of people feel".

Mel Gibson won`t finance his own films

Hollywood star Mel Gibson, who has produced many of his own films including `Braveheart`, has said he will not finance his films anymore.