ISIS financed from 40 countries, including G20 members: Vladimir Putin

the terrorists appear to be financed from 40 countries, including some G20 member states.

Truly honored to speak at British Parliament: PM Modi

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Air India aircraft made touchdown this morning at 10 a.m. in Heathrow for his long-awaited bilateral level visit to the United Kingdom — his first since becoming Prime Minister.

DNA: PM Modi launches gold monetisation scheme and India’s first-ever gold coin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched the first ever 'India gold coin' bearing Ashok Chakra in a move to cash in on the festive season of Diwali and Dhanteras which is an auspicious ocassion for Indians to invest in the yellow metal.

Burkina Faso suspends 1,200 `irregular` civil service salaries

 The government of Burkina Faso announced Saturday it will cease paying over 1,200 civil service salaries -- representing nearly one percent of the nation`s public jobs -- to battle alleged payroll fraud.

Vatican finances in the red - but boosted by newly declared assets

The Holy See`s accounts remained in the red in 2014 but showed more than one billion euros in previously off-the-books assets, a statement said Thursday, following a drive to clean up the Vatican`s finances.

India secures top-most ratings for financial market norms

India's financial market regulatory framework Thursday got the top-most ratings from the global bodies of banking and capital market regulators, with RBI and Sebi being rated better than their peers in China and the US.

Fund raising via OFS climbs 4 times to Rs 27,000 crore

Fund-raising through offer-for-sale (OFS) mechanism surged nearly four times to a staggering around Rs 27,000 crore in 2014-15, riding mainly on the mega share sale of Coal India (CIL).

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.

Google ropes in Morgan Stanley CFO Ruth Porat

Google has roped in Morgan Stanley Chief Financial Officer Ruth Porat to head the the finance operations of world's largest search engine company.

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.

Sinha expresses concern over fall in rupee against dollar
Sinha expresses concern over fall in rupee against dollar

Expressing concern over weakening of the rupee against the US dollar, Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha on Thursday said the Reserve Bank is vigilant to keep the Indian currency globally competitive.

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.