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.

Li`s visit to Britain to end China-UK diplomatic freeze

Ending a diplomatic freeze over Tibet-related issues, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will visit Britain next week during which a number of bilateral deals related to nuclear energy and finance are likely to be signed.

Chhattisgarh requests Rs 34,000 crore from 14th finance panel

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh has placed special grant proposals of Rs 34,000 crore before the 14th Finance Commission for the development of various sectors in the state.

Asia presents huge developmental potential for Islamic finance

Asia presents huge developmental potential for Islamic finance and is likely to be the main driver of Islamic banking growth in the near future given the untapped potential in India, Bangladesh and Indonesia, according to a report.

Sena-BJP to bring white paper on finances on poll win: Eknath Khadse

Describing the Budget presented by Maharashtra government as a "ritual" by a "demoralised" dispensation, the BJP said it would publish a white paper on state`s finances if voted to power after the assembly polls later this year.

IMF frees USD 4.6 billion in aid for Greece

The International Monetary Fund released USD 4.6 billion in aid to Greece today, after a yearlong delay to ensure Athens was meeting targets set by bailout lenders.

Rupee will get stronger after NDA comes to power: Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Saturday said rupee will appreciate to Rs 35 per dollar from over Rs 61 in the next two years if NDA comes to power.

Some Hong Kong finance workers to join pro-democracy protest

Dozens of Hong Kong`s finance professionals have vowed to join a pro-democracy street protest which could shut down traffic in the Central business district later this year.

Pope names top economists, finance experts to Vatican body

Pope Francis named top laymen from the worlds of finance and economics on Saturday to a new Vatican Council for the Economy, intended to improve scrutiny of the Holy See`s scandal-plagued accounts.

Goa Budget: A tough task in hand for Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will have to walk a tight rope while presenting the state budget on March 05 in the Assembly as the state`s finances are hit by closure of the mining industry.

Moolah Mantra

Financial planners are now amongst the highest paid professionals globally, says Ranjeet S Mudholkar.

Moolah Mantra

Ranjeet S Mudholkar talks about the various career opportunities in financial planning.