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By Loknath Das On Thursday, May 18th, 2017

Piramal Enterprises Surges Over 13%, Hits 52-Week High On Q4 Earnings

Shares of Ajay Piramal led Piramal Enterprises Ltd surged as much as 13.48 per cent to hit fresh 52-week high of Rs. 2,949.90 on the National Stock Exchange after the Mumbai-based healthcare and financial services More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Real estate stocks in focus; Sobha, Indiabulls up over 3%

Shares of real estate companies were in focus with the Nifty Realty Index gaining nearly 3% on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) in early morning trade. Sobha, Indiabulls Real Estate, Godrej Properties, Prestige More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Britons still subdued over housing market outlook – Halifax

Britons’ expectations for house prices for the coming year remain subdued following last year’s Brexit vote, a survey from mortgage lender Halifax showed on Friday. Some 58 percent of Britons expect More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Barclays boss investigated over attempts to unmask whistleblower

Barclays and its chief executive Jes Staley are being investigated by regulators over his attempts last year to unmask a whistleblower who had raised questions about a recently recruited senior executive. The bank More...

By subhadip On Monday, February 13th, 2017

Samsung chief in second grilling over corruption claims

Samsung chief Lee Jae-yong has been questioned for a second time as a suspect in South Korea’s biggest political corruption scandal. Prosecutors are expected to decide based on the hearing whether they will More...

By subhadip On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Over 10,000 people have signed to support Basic Income

The Basic Income Canada Network (BICN) has just passed their goal of signing 10,000 people who support a basic income guarantee in Canada. This milestone marks the culmination of over a year of collecting supporters. More...

By subhadip On Friday, February 3rd, 2017

HBOS manager and other City financiers jailed over £245m loans scam

A group of bankers who ran an “utterly corrupt scheme” that left hundreds of small business owners “cheated, defeated and penniless” have been sentenced to almost 50 years in jail. Lynden Scourfield, a More...

By subhadip On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Former Co-op Bank chair Paul Flowers dismissed from church over drugs

Paul Flowers, the former chairman of the Co-operative Bank, has been dismissed as a minister by the Methodist church after he was convicted of possessing cocaine, crystal meth and ketamine in 2014. In a statement, More...

By subhadip On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Oil down 3 percent on concerns over rising Iraqi exports, U.S. output

Oil prices tumbled by 3 percent on Monday on concern that record Iraqi crude exports and rising U.S. output would undermine OPEC’s efforts to curb global oversupply. U.S. crude futures CLc1 were trading at More...

By subhadip On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Oil turns up as focus shifts to pledge to cut production over build in stocks

Oil futures on Thursday traded higher, after seesawing throughout much of the session, as investors wrestled with U.S. government data that revealed a drop in weekly crude supplies, but a larger-than-hoped jump More...