Daughters favoured over sons in hard times

Parents financially favour daughters over sons when they expect tough economic times ahead, a research said.

Govt reaches out to Opposition, PM Modi says India looking at Budget with hopes
Govt reaches out to Opposition, PM Modi says India looking at Budget with hopes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said it was the collective responsibility of all parties to run the House as the government called for an all-party meeting ahead of the Budget session beginning Monday.

FIA reveals Caterham, Marussia financial struggles highlight needs to cut costs in F1
FIA reveals Caterham, Marussia financial struggles highlight needs to cut costs in F1

The FIA has revealed that Caterham and Marussia's financial problems highlight the need to cut costs in Formula One after the two teams went into administration this month and would not be taking par in Sunday's United States Grand Prix.

Pak issues security warning to diplomats in Karachi

Pakistan today cautioned Karachi-based foreign diplomats, asking them to be vigilant in view of the sensitive security situation in the nation`s financial hub, a media report said.

Nelson Mandela`s daughter denies making financial benefits

Former South African President Nelson Mandela`s eldest daughter has denied that the family is scrambling for the financial benefits of her father`s legacy.

Ktk`s financial position is sound, says CM

Karnataka Chief Minister DV Sadananda
Gowda on Saturday said that the financial position of the state "is
very sound".

Top priority is Air India regaining financial muscle: Ravi

Newly-appointed Civil Aviation
Minister Vayalar Ravi today said his top priority would be to
ensure that financially ailing Air India gets back its lost
glory and all flights are on time.

Sibal for better pay package for teachers

Linking school education to the country`s economic growth, Kapil Sibal
pitched for good pay packages for teachers.

EU offers interim Kyrgyz govt political, financial help

The European Union is ready to
offer the interim Kyrgyz government political and financial
help if it embraces democracy, EU foreign affairs chief
Catherine Ashton said on Tuesday.

Financial and criminal intelligence network to be activated

In an effort to streamline
exchange of sensitive information related to financial and
other crimes among various enforcement agencies here.

Bailout program extended to October: Geithner

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner announced Wednesday that the administration will extend the government`s financial bailout program until next fall.

‘No impact of Dubai World default on India’

The govt on Friday reaffirmed that Indian economy won’t be affected by Dubai debt crisis.

Delta offers JAL $1 bln financial lifeline

Japan Airlines was offered a billion-dollar financial lifeline on Wednesday from Delta Air Lines and its SkyTeam alliance partners, as Tokyo refused to rule out allowing the carrier going bankrupt.

Developed nations had fragile financial structures: India

The economies of developed
nations collapsed because of their "fragile" financial
structures but India and China withstood the impact of global
meltdown which was a "heartening" development, S M Krishna said on Wednesday.

US financial sector will pay for failures: Bill

Financial companies with more than 10 billion dollars in assets will have to pay for rivals` failures or rescues, under draft legislation which has been released by the US Treasury and lawmakers.

Amar Singh, wife booked for Rs 500 cr financial fraud

An FIR has been lodged against SP general secretary Amar Singh and his wife Pankaja Kumari Singh in Kanpur for alleged financial fraud amounting to about Rs 500 crore.

House begins assembly of financial reform plan

The House Financial Services Committee is to begin work on Wednesday on a top priority for the US Congress -- legislation to mend regulatory holes exposed by last fall`s financial crisis.