Wednesday, June 19, 2013
In 98% rape cases, accused known to victims: NCRB report
In 98 per cent of registered cases of rapes in the country, close relatives and acquaintances are th...
Rupee weakens for 6th-straight week; closes at 57.51 Vs dollar
In the last six weeks, rupee had plunged by 357 paise or 6.62 percent.
Gold price posts weekly gain of Rs 300
Gold of 99.9 and 99.5 percent purity ended the week at Rs 28,300 and Rs 28,100 per ten grams, showin...
Sensex ends in red for 2nd consecutive week, down 251 points
The NSE 50-share Nifty also dropped by 72.60 points or 1.23 percent to finish at 5,808.40.
India to be world's most populous country by 2028: UN
India's population is expected to surpass China's around 2028, according to a UN report launched Fri...
Sebi board to take up Chandrasekhar panel report on Jun 25: FM
He said the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) will consider the report in next Board mee...
Bihar nod to preparing DPR for Patna metro rail
Bihar moved a step closer to Nitish Kumar`s dream of a Metro service in Patna with the state cabinet...
Tokyo locality to introduce anonymous bullying report system
A ward in the Japanese capital, Tokyo is planning to set up websites for all of its 15 public junior...
Weekly review: Gold rises Rs 640, closes at Rs 27,675
Pure gold (99.9 purity) ended the week at Rs 27,675 from its last weekend's level of Rs 27,035, reve...
Indian rupee falls for 5th week; closes at nearly 1-year low
In straight five-week fall, the rupee has plunged by 312 paise or 5.74 percent.
Gold logs weekly gain of Rs 650
In the national capital, gold of 99.9 and 99.5 percent purity settled at Rs 28,000 and 27,800 per 10...
Weekly roundup: Sensex ends at six-week low of 19,429.23
The NSE 50-share Nifty also dropped by 104.95 points or 1.75 percent to finish at 5,881.00.
New Zealand Minister quits over spy agency report leak
New Zealand`s party leader Peter Dunne resigned as a minister, following the release of an inquiry i...
Most of UK-based Sikhs `proud of Britain`
Although three-quarters of Sikhs in Britain have experienced racism, 95 percent of the community is ...
All-party meet to discuss Kasturirangan panel report
The Kasturirangan Committee report had made a lot of changes in the WEEP recommendations.
Kasturirangan report against peoples interests: Gadgil
Kasturirangan Panel report on Western Ghat was not nature-friendly and was against the interests of ...
China major source of cyber espionage: Verizon
China is the "most active source" of national and industrial cyber espionage in the world,...
Gold posts weekly gain of Rs 300 per ten grams
Gold of 99.9 percent purity commenced higher and scaled to Rs 27,790 before ending at Rs 27,350 per ...
Rupee falls for 4th week; closes at 56.50 Vs dollar
Continued dollar demand from importers, mainly oil refiners, to meet their month end requirements an...
Weekly roundup: BSE Sensex up 56 points despite fag-end selling
The NSE 50-share Nifty also inched up by 2.40 points, or 0.04 percent, to finish at 5,985.95.
India remains subject to violent terrorist attacks: US report
India continued to be one of the most persistently targeted countries by transnational terrorist gro...
'Asia equities see inflows; flows into India picked up in May'
Asia witnessed fund inflows to the tune of USD 7 billion, after a decline of USD 1.5 billion in Marc...
Delhi gang-rape case: Court fiat to hospital
A special court asked the medical superintendent of a government hospital here to file the latest me...
Women misuse rape law to force lovers to marry them: Delhi HC
Penal provisions for rape are often being misused by women as "weapon for vengeance and vendett...
Rupee falls for third week; closes at six-month low of 55.63 Vs dollar
In straight three-week of losing string, Rupee has slumped by 169 paise or 3.13 percent.
Gold posts weekly gain of Rs 350; silver rises Rs 600
Gold prices showed gains of Rs 350 from the precious week's level.
BSE Sensex snaps 5-week winning streak; drops 582 points
The broader NSE index rose 0.28 percent, or 16.50 points, to end at 5,983.55, but ended 203.75 point...
Sensex snaps 4-day losing run; up 30pts as Tata Steel surges 5%
Rising for the first time this week, the BSE benchmark Sensex today rose by 30 points, boosted by a ...
Uttam Galva Q4 net profit down 29.52% at Rs 28.19 crore
Uttam Galva's net sales was down 23.18 percent at Rs 953.75 crore during the last quarter.
My fans are my report card, says Ranbir Kapoor
For Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor, appreciation by his fans is like a barometer of his success....
Manmohan, Sonia praise each other
On the ninth anniversary of the UPA government Wednesday, its two key figures - Manmohan Singh and S...
UPA`s report card is a non report card: BJP
The BJP termed the UPA`s report card as a "non-report card" that hid all the scams and rev...
Prime Minister quotes Iqbal couplet
"Sitaron se aage jahaan aur bhi hain," Prime Minister Manmohan Singh poignantly remarked o...
`Six explored coal mines for allotment to private companies identified`
UPA report card on Wednesday said 17 coal blocks were put on offer for government companies through ...
PM conducted himself with dignity, UPA stands by him: Sonia
United Progressive Alliance (UPA) chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday rallied behind Prime Ministe...
PM unveils UPA’s report card, assures probe into scams, says economy turning around
Listing out the achievements of nine years of UPA government, PM said that next year they will repor...
OVL net up 44% to Rs 3,929 crore
Net profit in 2012-13 at Rs 3,929 crore was 44.4 percent higher than Rs 2,721 crore in the previous ...
Indian metros most preferred destinations for int'l travellers
While India's beach capital - Goa - is the third most favourite destination among foreigners, southe...
Gold hits 21-month low; silver at its weakest in over 2 years
Gold on Monday fell to its lowest level in 21 months and silver hit a 31-month low on heavy sell off...
Report calls for Hindi to be included in Australian curriculum
A vast untapped pool of skilled Indian migrants should be used to teach Hindi in Australian schools ...
Gold price tanks 4.58% for week; closes at Rs 26,120
Gold resumed sharply lower at Rs 27,045 and slumped further to finish at Rs 26,120 from preceding we...
Infosys' visa-related costs jump over 50% at Rs 308cr in FY'13
Stricter norms and higher rejection rate of work permits have pushed up the visa-related cost of cou...
Gold logs weekly loss of Rs 1,000; silver hits 27-month low
Gold lost Rs 1,000 to Rs 26,700 per ten grams, matching with a level on April 17, this year.
Gold prices fall Rs 110 to Rs 26,700 per ten grams
Silver, however, held steady at Rs 43,700 per kg in restricted buying.
Market shrugs off deficit gap, rallies fifth week in a row
Sustained foreign fund inflows amid positive global cues too supported the key benchmark indices to ...
Probe panel on Walmart lobbying to submit report this week
The one-man committee, headed by former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Mukul Mudgal,...
Sensex rises for 4th day, up 39 pts as ICICI Bank, L&T gain
The 30-share index rose by 38.79 points, or 0.19 percent, to 20,286.12. It has gained 556 points in ...
Dell reports 79% slide in profit on shrinking PC sales
Dell Inc has reported a 79 percent slide in profit as personal computer sales continued to shrink.
BJP demands PM`s resignation for fair probe in ‘coalgate’
Demanding the resignation of PM, BJP said an independent probe in the coal allocation scam was not p...
We are sensitive to SC observations: Congress
Congress on Wednesday said the party is always "sensitive" to any adverse remarks of the a...
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