Borussia Dortmund post healthy returns despite poor season
Borussia Dortmund post healthy returns despite poor season

 Borussia Dortmund posted a net profit of 5.5 million (US$6.2m) euros for the 2014/15 season on Friday despite a low key campaign.

DNA: How you are being duped into paying more for vegetables?

The skyrocketing retail prices of vegetables in the last few days are giving a hard time to consumers in Delhi.

EL James made 10 million pounds profit from '50 Shades' trilogy

The best-selling book 'Fifty Shades of Grey' author EL James raked in almost 20 million pounds in 2014, with a profit of 9.8 million pounds.

Southampton report first profits since 2009 crisis
Southampton report first profits since 2009 crisis

High-flying Southampton reported annual after-tax profits of 33.4 million pounds ($49.41 million) in 2014, their first time in the black since the Premier League club went into administration in 2009.

English Premier League clubs make profits after 15 years
English Premier League clubs make profits after 15 years

English Premier League football clubs posted a pre-tax profit last season for the first time in 15 years thanks to increased television cash and a reduction in wage growth.

Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit
Chelsea announce 18.4 million pounds profit

Premier League leaders Chelsea have announced a profit of 18.4 million pounds ($28.89 million) for the year ending June 30 2014, the largest since Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich took over the club 11 years ago.

Media reaping profits from Internet: Study

The Internet is no longer draining profits from media and entertainment companies, which have learned to make online services pay, a new study shows.

Ladbrokes says had good FIFA World Cup after online woes

Bookmaker Ladbrokes said its first-half group operating profit fell by a third to 56.8 million pounds ($95.2 million) after it was hit by switching its online operations to a new platform, but said it had a good World Cup performance.

Australia relaunches National Rugby Championship

Australian rugby chief Bill Pulver said Monday he is confident the relaunched National Rugby Championship can prove the doubters wrong and make a financial profit in its first year.

Facebook faces flak for paying pittance in tax in UK despite millions in profit

Facebook has been slammed for not paying corporation tax in the UK despite making millions in profits.

Hoarders gain as essential goods become scarce

With the Srinagar-Jammu
national highway closed,
commodities have become scarce giving hoarders an opportunity to make quick money.

Small-budget films don`t suffer any more: Tigmanshu Dhulia

Director Tigmanshu Dhulia made a humble start with medium budget "Haasil" and "Charas" and is happy that the Hindi film industry continues to provide a platform to such small efforts. He says the new avenues of exhibition and distribution that have opened up are encouraging for filmmakers like him.

Railways` earnings up by more than 6%

The Railways have earned Rs 2,293.41 crore during September 1-10 as compared to Rs 2,162.08 crore during the same period last year, registering
an increase of 6.07 percent.

Compensation to locals even if mines unprofitable

The Mines Ministry is planning to
make it mandatory for companies to compensate people for their
land with the amount of royalty they pay to states, even if
the mines are non-functional or running losses.

Intel posts best quarter ever of $2.9 bn in Q2

Intel blew past the expectations of Wall Street analysts as the world`s biggest computer chip-maker posted its best quarter ever on stronger demand for servers and personal computers.

Time Warner in black; makes $627 mn profit in Q3

Swinging into the black, media
conglomerate Time Warner has reported a profit of USD 627
million in the last three months of 2009, led by good
performance of films like `The Blind Side` and `Sherlock

Yahoo! logins into black; posts $153 mn profit in Oct-Dec

Yahoo! has posted a profit of USD 153 million (Rs 693 crore) in the quarter ended December 2009 on the back of improving advertising market.

SAIL net profit up 98.6 percent

SAIL Wednesday reported a 98.6 percent rise in net profits at Rs 1,675.55 crore for the quarter ended December 31, compared to Rs 843.34 crore in the year-ago period.

SBI Q3 profit down 10% at Rs 3,354.94 crore

Country`s largest bank SBI on Monday reported its third quarter profit at Rs 2,479 crore, almost the same as in the corresponding period last year, days after its private sector counterpart ICICI Bank posted 13.4 per cent dip in net profits.

HeroHonda Q3 profit soars 78% on million-plus quarterly sales

Hero Honda on Monday reported a huge 78.34% jump in its third quarter net profit at Rs 535.77 crore on the back of a quarterly sales volume of over a million units, and said it may go in for a new facility soon.