Protest in Portugal against private school funding cuts

 Thousands of people took to the streets in Lisbon to protest against the Portuguese government's proposed plan to slash spending on private schools.

Rich nations stalling on climate finance: Developing bloc

The G77 bloc of developing nations insists that firm funding commitments from developed nations must make it into the core of the agreement being shaped at talks in Bonn.

Google joins funding round for secure messaging service

An encrypted messaging platform launched by the year-old company has become a fast-growing rival to a service offered by Bloomberg.

Lanka govt to clear China-funded Colombo port project

 The controversial China-funded USD 1.4 billion Colombo Port City project may soon be given clearance to go ahead, the Sri Lankan government said today.

Greece will lose funding access if payment missed: IMF

Greece will be cut off from additional International Monetary Fund financing if it misses a loan payment to the crisis lender, an IMF spokesman said Thursday.

SpiceJet raises additional Rs 300 cr funding, Ajay Singh appointed CMD

Budget carrier SpiceJet, which was on the brink of collapse in December after being hit by a financial crisis, has managed to raise an additional Rs 300 crore funding, even as its co-founder Ajay Singh was Thursday appointed as the airline's Chairman and Managing Director.

Uber's valuation could cross 'whopping' $50 bn post fresh round of funding

Uber's valuation could climb well beyond a whopping 50 billion dollars in the future as it looks to raise 1.5 to two billion dollars in another round of funding.

India a 'liberal regime' with respect to foreign donations, says BJP

India a 'liberal regime' with respect to foreign donations, says BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday justified the decision of the government to put private funding organisation Ford Foundation on its watch list, adding that compared to other countries, India is very a 'liberal regime' with respect to foreign donations.

Home Ministry puts Ford Foundation on 'watch list'

The Ministry of Home Affairs has put one of the biggest international funding organisations, Ford Foundation, under a watchlist in national interest and security.

EC for stringent law to deal with political funding

Batting for a "strong law" regarding political funding, Election Commission on Monday said use of black money during elections has to be checked as it creates imbalance in a democratic system.

Better India raises Rs 1 cr funding

Bangalore-based The Better India, a news startup, today said it has raised Rs 1 crore from Intellecap Impact Investment Network (I3N or I-cube-N) and others including Myntra Co-founder Raveen Sastry.

AAP hits back at BJP over front-page ads, questions source of funding

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday hit back at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), questioning the latter's move to publish full-page advertisements on leading newspapers in Delhi a day ahead of polling.

AAP's transparency claims hollow: BJP on funding row

Bharatiya Janata Party on Wednesday attacked the Aam Aadmi Party over its funding ahead of the Assembly Elections in Delhi on February 7.

Xiaomi raises more than $1 bn in funding: Report

China's top smartphone seller Xiaomi Corp. is raising more than $1 billion in a fresh round of funding, a move which would raise its valuation above $45 billion, a report said Sunday.

Rajapaksa charges Norway with funding LTTE

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has charged Norway with funding the Liberation Tigers for Tamil Ealam (LTTE) terrorist group during the island`s three-decade civil war, and demanded an investigation into the involvement of the former Norwegian Government.

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: How to build self-confidence?

Essel Group Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra through his show, advices the young and budding entrepreneurs how to overcome fear and develop confidence for achieving success.

Dr Subhash Chandra Show: Ways to accumulate capital for business ventures

Zee Media Corporation Limited (ZMCL) Chairman Dr Subhash Chandra through his show tells the amateur as well as experienced businessmen the ways to acquire funds/ capital for their business ventures.

South Korea to fund humanitarian projects in North

South Korea announced Tuesday state funding for humanitarian projects in North Korea for the first time since Seoul imposed tough economic sanctions on Pyongyang four years ago.

India attracts $4.9 bn pvt equity, VC funding in H1 2014

India witnessed investments worth USD 4.93 billion by private equity and venture capital players in the first half of this year while investor sentiment has improved following general election results, says a report.

Naxals extort Rs 100 crore annually from Chhattisgarh: Police

The Naxal-hit Chhattisgarh has become centre of extorting money by the ultras, who collect nearly Rs 100 crore annually from various sources in the state, police said.