Dark chocolate is now a health food. Here’s how that happened.

A year after James Cadbury, the 30-something great-great-great-grandson of the British chocolatier John Cadbury, launched his luxury cocoa startup in 2016, he introduced an avocado chocolate bar. Cadbury Jr.’s newest confection loaded just about every buzzy health trend into a fresh green-and-white package: vegan, ethically sourced, organic dark More...

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By Loknath Das On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Reliance Industries Hits Record High, Nifty Hovers Around 10,150

Indian shares were little changed on Wednesday, while market heavyweight Reliance Industries Ltd hit a record high as a cut in mobile interconnect fee is seen benefiting the company’s telecom unit. Trai, More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, August 11th, 2017

IT-BPM industry feeling the pinch of global slowdown, political uncertainties

India’s services sector growth, which was highly resilient even during the global financial crisis, has been showing moderation in recent times, the Survey said. However, pick up is seen in recent months with More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Infosys says no plans to make investigator’s report on ‘misgovernance’ public

Infosys Ltd has declined a request from its most high-profile founder NR Narayana Murthy to make public the report of an external consultant appointed to look into the charges of misgovernance. Murthy, who was More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

Google India announces Made in India initiative

Google India today announced its ‘Made in India’ initiative while reaffirming its commitment to help developers find success by building high quality products “for India by India”. The company said that More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Reliance Capital’s shareholders approve demerger scheme

Financial services major Reliance Capital on Monday said its shareholders have approved the demerger scheme for Reliance Home Finance. According to the company, the demerger scheme — which will facilitate More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, July 21st, 2017

ITC shares tank 15% as govt hikes cigarette cess

Shares fell on Tuesday from record highs hit in the previous session as the country’s biggest cigarette maker and index heavyweight ITC Ltd plunged after the federal government increased tax on cigarettes. Tax More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, July 17th, 2017

US firms face hiring difficulties, business survey says

A growing share of US employers are struggling to hire new workers and some have raised wages as a result, according to a survey released Monday. The National Association of Business Economists said its quarterly More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, July 14th, 2017

Tata Motors Global Sales Fall 1.7% In June

New Delhi: Tata Motors on Wednesday reported a 1.71 per cent decline in global sales at 90,966 units last month, including Jaguar Land Rover (JLR). Tata Motors had sold 92,551 units in June 2016, it said in a statement. In More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

Car, Passenger Vehicles Sales Drop 11% In June

New Delhi: Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined by 11.21 per cent to 198,399 units in June from 223,454 units in the same month last year. Domestic car sales were down 11.24 per cent to 136,895 units as against More...