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SEBI, India's capital market regulator, is 25
New Delhi, May 23 : The Securities and Exchange Board of India celebrates its silver jubilee Friday amid calls that the capital market regulator needs to follow global standards and improve market intelligence, technology and talent pool to beef up the enforcement processes, protect investors and allow the launch of more investment products.
Thu May 23, 2013
Shashikant Sharma takes over as Comptroller and Auditor General of India
President Pranab Mukherjee administered the oath of office to Sharma at a glittering function held at the Darbar Hall of Rashtrapati Bhawan.
No Need For Nervousness, Chidambaram Assures Stock Markets
New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram today sought to assuage the stock market, after it declined by over 350 points, by asserting that there was no need for any "nervousness" and the participants should read the situation correctly rather than be influenced by external developments.
Wed May 22, 2013
10 things that will bring the Congress down in 2014
It is inconceivable for the Congress to get re-elected at the Centre in the 2014 general elections.
Sun May 19, 2013
India seeks Qatari investment i...
DOHA: India is soliciting cash-rich Qatar's active participation in infrastructure development projects as the South Asian nation hopes to invest an incredible $1 trillion in infrastructure over the next five years.
PM to attend SEBI silver jubilee May 24
Mumbai, May 18 : Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will attend the silver jubilee celebrations of market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India here Friday, an official said here.
Fri May 17, 2013
S&P warns of credit rating down...
New Delhi: Ratings agency Standard & Poor's yesterday said its outlook on India remained negative and there was a one-in-three chance of a downgrade within the next 12 months.
Chidambaram leaves for for 5-day foreign visit
New Delhi, May 15 : Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday left for five-day three nation tour of UK, France and Qatar.
Thu May 16, 2013
Gold imports spook Indian economy
Growing glitter: During Monday's Akshaya Trithiya festival, some jewellers opened shop at the crack of dawn to serve customers who had queued up for hours.
Wed May 15, 2013
RPT-Global firms look past India weakness, bet on spending power
Global companies betting on India's potential as a consumer market are looking beyond the worst patch in a decade for Asia's third-largest economy and investing billions of dollars in the country.
Tue May 14, 2013
IPL: Chennai trounce Delhi at home (Roundup) - Indiatalkies.com
Chennai, May 14: Two-time champions Chennai Super Kings had little difficulty getting past the struggling Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League here Tuesday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Atheist Siddaramaiah and God's changing role in politics
Siddaramaiah's atheism may not have been noteworthy if the news of his election on Friday as the next chief minister of Karnataka had not been drowned out by footage on television channels of Pawan Kumar Bansal [ Bansal quit as the railways minister hours later.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Times of India
5,000 TN 'illegals' set to return home from Saudi Arabia
CHENNAI: More than 18,000 Indians, including nearly 5,000 from Tamil Nadu , declared 'illegals' in Saudi Arabia, are set to return home as the three-month grace period given by the government there for implementation of the Nitaqat law is to end.
Wed May 08, 2013
The India Budget 2013 - Austerity versus Growth?
Austerity would reassure foreign investors that government would be able to execute fiscal prudence.
Tue May 07, 2013
Indian Gold Imports Seen Topping 100 Tons for 2nd Month
Gold imports by India, the world's largest consumer, are set to exceed 100 metric tons for a second month in May as jewelers rush to beat central bank curbs on overseas bullion purchases by banks, a refiner said.
Finish Foreign Minister meets his Indian counterpart, decide to enhance bilateral ties
New Delhi, May 7 : Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja met his Indian counterpart Salman Khurshid in New Delhi on Tuesday and discussed ways to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.
The Baltimore Sun
India's cheap food plans to prove costly for government
India may soon pass a new law to give millions more people cheap food, fulfilling an election promise of the ruling Congress party that could cost about $23 billion a year and take a third of annual grain production.
Sat May 04, 2013
The Times of India
ADB faces funding crunch, warns India
The 3G-enabled tablet is powered by Android Jelly Bean OS and runs on 1.6 GHz quad-core processor with 2 GB , Samsung Electronics said.
Times of Oman
India's RBI cuts rate, but warns of risks
NEW DELHI: India's central bank cut its main interest rate by 25 basis points yesterday in the third such move this year, but said there was "little space" for further reductions to help the slowing economy.
Fri May 03, 2013
RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps
MUMBAI: The Reserve Bank of India cut interest rates on Friday by a quarter point for the third time since January but said there is little room for further policy easing, disappointing investors and putting the onus on the government to revive a moribund economy.