Yahoo Finance - Business finance, stock market, quotes, newshttps://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/taking-jio-gigafiber-airtel-rolls-190209262.html -- Taking on Jio GigaFiber, Airtel rolls-out unlimited broadband plansSun, 19 Aug 2018 14:02:09 -0500
In a bid to challenge Reliance's Jio GigaFiber which recently opened its registrations, Bharti Airtel has removed data limit on select monthly broadband plans in over 20 key markets. Until now, the telco had offered unlimited broadband plans in Hyderabad only, and by extending it to other major markets, Airtel aims to "retain its 2.4 million active wired broadband users." Here's more on this.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/wall-street-week-ahead-chinese-174357396.html -- Wall Street Week Ahead: Chinese internet stock sell-off may shake faith in FANGsSun, 19 Aug 2018 12:43:57 -0500
A steep downturn in heavyweight Chinese internet stocks and recent weakness in half of the so-called FANG group have some investors worried that a key component of Wall Street's near-decade long rally may be low on fuel. Outstanding gains in Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet have underpinned much of the U.S. stock market's rally in recent years, along with the broader tech sector, but the group is widely viewed as overbought and valuations remain expensive. Backed up by strong earnings growth and investor confidence in Silicon Valley's innovation track record, the S&P 500 technology index is up 16 percent in 2018, making tech Wall Street's top performer.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/photos/d-amazed-learn-revenues-made-slideshow-wp-171014929/ -- You’d be amazed to learn about the revenues earned by these largest companies in the worldSun, 19 Aug 2018 12:10:14 -0500
We are talking of companies that make hundreds of billions in revenues each year. They employ numerous people and have operations across the world. Interestingly none of them are the big league tech companies (think Apple, Google, Amazon or Microsoft) boasting of the largest market capitalisations (arrived at by multiplying a company’s outstanding share with the current market price of each share).
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/cii-sets-task-force-kerala-160404606.html -- CII sets up task force for Kerala flood relief workSun, 19 Aug 2018 11:04:04 -0500
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Industry chamber CII on Sunday said a task force chaired by its former President Kris Gopalakrishnan is working on comprehensive relief for flood-affected in Kerala in coordination with the state and district administrations. Heavy rains continue to devastate the southern state where the death toll has reached nearly 370 since May 29 when the monsoons began. Four ONGC doctors have also been flown to Kerala.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/iran-says-no-opec-member-072903566.html -- Iran says no OPEC member can take over its share of oil exportsSun, 19 Aug 2018 10:27:07 -0500
Iran told OPEC on Sunday no member country should be allowed to take over another member's share of oil exports, expressing Tehran's concern about Saudi Arabia's offer to pump more oil in the face of U.S. sanctions on Iranian oil sales. In a meeting with OPEC Secretary-General Mohammad Barkindo, a senior Iranian diplomat urged him to keep the group out of politics. "No country is allowed to take over the share of other members for production and exports of oil under any circumstance, and the OPEC Ministerial Conference has not issued any licence for such actions," Iran's oil ministry news agency SHANA quoted Kazem Gharibabadi, the permanent envoy to Vienna-based international organisations, as saying.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/noneedtowait-now-buy-mi-tv-143616191.html -- #NoNeedToWait: You can now buy Mi TV 4A anytimeSun, 19 Aug 2018 09:36:16 -0500
Ever since their launch, Mi TV 4A models have been available on flash sales only. But now, these Xiaomi smart TVs can be purchased anytime via open sale on Flipkart and Mi online store. Notably, the Mi TV 4A comes in two sizes - 43-inch and 32-inch - priced at Rs. 22,999 and Rs. 13,999 respectively. Here's more about these TVs.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/back-series-gdp-data-not-143604430.html -- Back series GDP data not official estimates: Statistics MinistrySun, 19 Aug 2018 09:36:04 -0500
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) In the light of a controversy over back series GDP numbers published this week showing that the Indian economy performed better during previous UPA rule, the government said on Sunday that these are "not official estimates" and that the official data would be released later. Referring to the data published in the media, the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) said in a statement that "these are not official estimates". "The estimates in the report are not official estimates and are meant only to facilitate a decision on the appropriate approach," it said.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/kerala-flood-relief-help-kerala-140248104.html -- Kerala Flood Relief: How You Can Help Kerala Get Back On Its FeetSun, 19 Aug 2018 09:02:48 -0500
GiveIndia answers questions about how to ensure your donation of money or time is put to best use in rebuilding Kerala.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/unsung-heroes-bring-smiles-stranded-131916477.html -- Unsung Heroes Bring Smiles To Stranded In Rain-Ravaged KeralaSun, 19 Aug 2018 08:19:16 -0500
Indian Forces and NDRF are among the unsung heroes who have brought smiles to the faces of panic-stricken people of Kerala.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/india-today-mood-nation-poll-124126957.html -- BJP Falling Short of Majority, If Elections Held Today: SurveySun, 19 Aug 2018 07:41:26 -0500
The survey, conducted seven months ahead of the general assembly elections, takes into account 3 possible scenarios.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/inside-kerala-flood-relief-camp-120334682.html -- Inside A Kerala Flood Relief CampSun, 19 Aug 2018 07:03:34 -0500
Over 7.2 lakh people have been reloacted to more than 1500 relief camps across Kerala.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/financialbytes-credit-card-5-tips-114754294.html -- #FinancialBytes: Have a credit card? 5 tips to use wiselySun, 19 Aug 2018 06:47:54 -0500
Given the ease and convenience of making payments that credit cards offer, they've now become a household phenomena.But there's a number of credit mistakes and errs people tend to make when using credit cards, that affect their credit score, spending, and financial status in general.So, to avoid such mistakes, here are top 5 tips to help you use your credit card wisely.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/over-6-000-private-sector-113419626.html -- Over 6,000 Private Sector Specialists Apply For 10 Joint Secretary PostsSun, 19 Aug 2018 06:34:19 -0500
Over 6,000 private sector specialists have applied for 10 joint secretaries posts in the central government.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/bse-nse-suspend-trading-nine-102755529.html -- BSE, NSE To Suspend Trading In Up To Nine Firms From Sept. 10Sun, 19 Aug 2018 05:27:55 -0500
The BSE and NSE will suspend trading in 9 firms from Sept. 10 for not complying with listing norms.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/back-series-data-gdp-estimates-101004662.html -- GDP Debate: Back Series Data Of GDP Estimates Not Official - Statistics MinistrySun, 19 Aug 2018 05:10:04 -0500
The GDP Debate: Government says it is yet to make the back data of GDP based on new series official.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/vedanta-invest-2-3-billion-094454656.html -- Vedanta To Invest $2.3 Billion In Oil & GasSun, 19 Aug 2018 04:44:54 -0500
Vedanta to invest $2.3 billion in oil and gas to increase its reserve base by 375 million barrels.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/job-prospects-certified-selenium-professional-093049853.html -- What Are The Job Prospects For A Certified Selenium Professional?Sun, 19 Aug 2018 04:30:49 -0500
When the concept of coding started gaining popularity, the only thing that people actually knew about it was that codes were written as a series of functions, either in a machine language or an assembly language, in such a way that
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/smart-industrial-port-city-project-083203710.html -- Smart Industrial Port City project begins in Odisha portSun, 19 Aug 2018 03:32:03 -0500
Bhubaneswar, Aug 19 (IANS) A Smart Industrial Port City project to be developed within the premises of the Paradip Port in Odisha has taken off, an official said here. However, the project to be developed within the premises of the Paradip Port Trust (PPT) will house a string of projects across sectors. The port has also taken up a host of projects to increase its capacity from the existing 277 million tonnes per annum (MTPA) to 325 MTPA by 2025, said the official.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/indian-aviation-market-grew-fastest-083035130.html -- Indian Aviation Market Grew Fastest Among Its Asia-Pacific PeersSun, 19 Aug 2018 03:30:35 -0500
India leads Asia-Pacific region in posting highest growth in air passenger traffic in May at 13.3 percent.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/india-opens-medal-tally-asiad-082836186.html -- India Opens Medal Tally At Asiad With Bronze In Rifle Mixed TeamSun, 19 Aug 2018 03:28:36 -0500
Asian Games 2018: Apurvi Chandela and Ravi Kumar finished third in the 10-metre rifle mixed team shooting event.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/high-growth-under-upa-led-081938015.html -- High Growth Under UPA Led to Huge Economic Collapse: Niti AayogSun, 19 Aug 2018 03:19:38 -0500
VC Rajiv Kumar said that the over 10 per cent growth rate during the Rajiv Gandhi government was debt funded.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/india-current-account-deficit-likely-080833038.html -- India’s Current Account Deficit Likely To Widen To 2.8% Of GDP This Fiscal, Says NomuraSun, 19 Aug 2018 03:08:33 -0500
India’s current account deficit is expected to widen to 2.8 percent of gross domestic product in this financial year, Nomura says.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/walmart-completes-acquisition-flipkart-pumps-075549313.html -- Walmart completes acquisition of Flipkart, pumps in $2bnSun, 19 Aug 2018 02:55:49 -0500
On Saturday, Walmart announced that it had completed its $16bn acquisition deal with Flipkart.Having acquired 77% stake in India's home-grown e-commerce giant, Walmart has become Flipkart's largest shareholder.In addition to completing the deal, Walmart also announced a fresh $2bn investment in Flipkart to help accelerate its growth and compete with Amazon.Here are the details.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/global-cues-rupee-chart-course-072605982.html -- Global cues, rupee to chart course of equity indicesSun, 19 Aug 2018 02:26:05 -0500
Mumbai, Aug 19 (IANS) Fears over a rise in global protectionist measures, along with rupee movement and direction of foreign funds, are likely to chart the course of major domestic equity indices during ...
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/ahead-lok-sabha-polls-congress-061341334.html -- Ahead Of Lok Sabha Polls, Congress, CPI(M) Keen To Assess Ground SituationSun, 19 Aug 2018 01:13:41 -0500
Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha polls, the CPI(M) and Congress have initiated an assessment of the ground-level situation in West Bengal.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/clean-banking-normal-banks-says-060321645.html -- Clean Banking Is New Normal For Banks, Says Financial Services Secretary Rajiv KumarSun, 19 Aug 2018 01:03:21 -0500
Banks in the first quarter of 2018-19 have made a recovery of Rs 36,551 crore, a 49 percent growth over the year-ago period.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/kerala-floods-pinarayi-vijayan-seeks-053918991.html -- Kerala floods: Pinarayi Vijayan seeks Rs 2,000 crore relief package from PM as state suffers Rs 19,512 crore lossSun, 19 Aug 2018 00:39:18 -0500
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited flood-ravaged Kerala and announced an immediate financial assistance of Rs 500 crore. He also announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh per person to the next of kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to those seriously injured.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/railway-jobs-2018-august-class-033222351.html -- Railway Jobs 2018 In August For Class 10 Graduates To EngineersSat, 18 Aug 2018 22:32:22 -0500
Do you have a minimum educational qualification but want to make it big in your career? The Ministry of Railways, Govt of India has made this easy for you. Fresh set of vacancies in various government departments has been released by
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/financialbytes-apos-file-t-return-184131167.html -- #FinancialBytes: Here's how you can file the I-T return yourselfSat, 18 Aug 2018 13:41:31 -0500
Every individual, whose total income during a financial year exceeds the maximum income not chargeable to tax, is required to file an income tax return (ITR) as per the Income Tax Act, 1961.Have you wondered how you can file your ITR without seeking the help of a Chartered Accountant (CA)?Here's how you can do it in 4 simple steps.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/walmart-acquires-77-stake-flipkart-173004109.html -- Walmart acquires 77% stake in Flipkart GroupSat, 18 Aug 2018 12:30:04 -0500
Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Retail giant Walmart Inc. on Saturday acquired approximately 77 per cent stake in e-commerce major Flipkart. According to a statement, Walmart now holds approximately 77 per cent of Flipkart, while the remainder of the business is held by other shareholders, including Flipkart co-founder Binny Bansal, Tencent, Tiger Global and Microsoft Corp. Walmart's investment includes $2 billion of new equity funding to help accelerate the growth of the Flipkart business and both companies will retain their unique brands and operating structures in India.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/india-gdp-increase-country-turns-170906699.html -- India’s GDP Can Increase If Country Turns More Secular: StudySat, 18 Aug 2018 12:09:06 -0500
Secularisation precedes economic development and not the other way around as is commonly believed, said the study.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/maximisation-asset-value-vital-ibc-161203339.html -- Maximisation of asset-value vital for IBC success: SecretarySat, 18 Aug 2018 11:12:03 -0500
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas on Saturday said maximisation of asset-value of insolvent companies and being fair to lesser creditors are vital for the success of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC). "For the IBC to achieve a path-breaking success, the maximization of the asset-value of the insolvent company and attaining a balance with regards to the interests of all creditors is vital," said Srinivas speaking on the IBC at a CII conference here.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/epson-sold-30-million-inktank-160841781.html -- Epson sold 30 million InkTank Inkjet printers globallySat, 18 Aug 2018 11:08:41 -0500
Epson today announced that cumulative global sales of its high-capacity InkTank inkjet printers have crossed 30 million units. In India alone, Epson has sold in excess of 2.5 million InkTank printers since its launch in 2011. Epson also retained its
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/ibc-government-planning-separate-legislation-154707236.html -- IBC: Government Planning Separate Legislation For Registered Valuers Sat, 18 Aug 2018 10:47:07 -0500
Lack of experience of insolvency professionals a weak area in the process, says Corporate Affairs Secretary Injeti Srinivas.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/infosys-cfo-ranganath-resigns-search-150204271.html -- Infosys CFO Ranganath resigns, search for successor soonSat, 18 Aug 2018 10:44:04 -0500
Bengaluru, Aug 18 (IANS) Infosys Chief Financial Officer (CFO) M.D. Ranganath has resigned and will continue in the executive post till November 16, the IT major said on Saturday. "The Board of Directors accepted the resignation of Ranganath as the CFO and key managerial personnel. Claiming that he resigned to pursue professional opportunities in new areas, Ranganath said he had an 18-year successful career in the $10.9-billion global firm and as its CFO for the past three crucial years.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/exit-cfo-md-ranganath-apos-153431404.html -- Exit of CFO MD Ranganath 'irreplaceable loss' for Infosys, says Narayana MurthySat, 18 Aug 2018 10:34:31 -0500
Narayana Murthy's comments assume significance given the protracted stand-off in the past between him and the previous Infosys management over issues of corporate governance and severance package doled out to former executives like Rajiv Bansal
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/walmart-completes-16-bn-acquisition-151541515.html -- Walmart completes $16 bn acquisition deal; to hold 77% stake in FlipkartSat, 18 Aug 2018 10:15:41 -0500
Flipkart's existing management team will continue to lead the business.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/alliance-air-operates-proving-flight-151403987.html -- Alliance Air operates proving flight to Kochi naval air baseSat, 18 Aug 2018 10:14:03 -0500
New Delhi/Kochi, Aug 18 (IANS) State-run Air India's subsidiary -- Alliance Air -- has operated a proving flight to the Kochi naval base as an option for rescue operations in flood-hit Kerala. "As an exemplary initiative to fly out stranded people, AI's subsidiary Alliance Air operated a non-commercial proving flight on an ATR (turboprop) to Kochi's naval base with a team of DGCA, AAI and Flight Safety officials," Air India said in a statement.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/walmart-completes-flipkart-deal-says-144626731.html -- Walmart Completes Flipkart Deal, Says No Change In Management Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:46:26 -0500
Tencent Holdings and Tiger Global nominees will remain on Flipkart board.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/iran-says-economy-not-dead-134222649.html -- Iran says its economy not at 'dead end' from U.S. sanctionsSat, 18 Aug 2018 09:45:16 -0500
Iran said on Saturday it would resist the pressures of U.S. sanctions by relying on its natural and human resources, as Washington pushes allies to cut economic ties with Tehran. "It is a critical moment for our economy, but we are not in a dead end," Vice President Eshagh Jahangiri was quoted as saying by the state news agency IRNA. In minerals and metals we are among the top 10 countries,” Jahangiri said.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/geo-political-tensions-mount-pressure-143406819.html -- Geo-political tensions to mount pressure on rupee: ExpertsSat, 18 Aug 2018 09:34:06 -0500
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Geo-political tensions between US and Turkey, along with fears of a rise in protectionist measures and outflow of foreign funds are expected to mount pressure on the Indian rupee in the coming week, experts said on Saturday. "However, S&P has downgraded Turkey to B+ and warned that risk remains elevated for a recession next year as well as hard landing for the financial sector. According to Anand Rathi Shares and Stock Brokers' Research Analyst Rushabh Maru said: "Even though India's CPI and WPI have eased in July, this is just a temporary phase.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/niti-aayog-v-c-rejects-140506224.html -- Niti Aayog V-C Rejects Report of 10% GDP Growth Under Manmohan, Says 'Was Reckless Expansion'Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:05:06 -0500
According to official data prepared by the Committee on Real Sector Statistics, the highest ever growth rate since Independence was recorded at 10.2 percent in 1988-89 when Rajiv Gandhi was the prime minister.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/kofi-annan-un-secretary-general-134648337.html -- Kofi Annan, UN Secretary-General Who Won Peace Prize, Dies at 80Sat, 18 Aug 2018 08:46:48 -0500
Kofi Annan, UN Secretary-General Who Won Peace Prize, Dies at 80
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/rupee-likely-stabilise-68-69-134113195.html -- Rupee Likely To Stabilise At 68-69/$, Says Economic Affairs SecretarySat, 18 Aug 2018 08:41:13 -0500
Rupee likely to stabilise if oil prices don’t rise further, says Subhash Chandra Garg.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/indonesian-prez-joko-widodo-declares-133645518.html -- Asian Games 2018: Opening Ceremony Comes to a CloseSat, 18 Aug 2018 08:36:45 -0500
Catch all the live updates on the Asian Games 2018.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/andhra-pradesh-apos-decision-fund-132923790.html -- Andhra Pradesh's decision to fund new capital with 'Amaravati bonds' has garnered interest, but may prove costly for debt-ridden stateSat, 18 Aug 2018 08:29:23 -0500
Amaravati bonds issued by the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA) witnessed an overwhelming response from institutional investors
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/l-t-consider-share-buyback-124129209.html -- L&T To Consider Share Buyback On Aug. 23Sat, 18 Aug 2018 07:41:29 -0500
L&T to consider share repurchase to reward investors.
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/easing-inflation-global-cues-lift-121605621.html -- Easing inflation, global cues lift equity indices; weak rupee limits gainsSat, 18 Aug 2018 07:16:05 -0500
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Easing inflation data along with braodly positive global cues lifted the key Indian equity indices during the week with the NSE Nifty50 ending at a record closing level on Friday. ...
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/video-worth-watching-v12-powered-113748330.html -- Video worth watching: V12-powered Ferrari 250 GTO screaming to glorySat, 18 Aug 2018 06:37:48 -0500
a 1964 V12-powered Ferrari 250 GTO being driven on a hilly road
https://in.finance.yahoo.com/news/stressed-asset-framework-needs-sector-113744263.html -- Stressed Asset Framework Needs To Be Sector-Agnostic, Says Top RBI OfficialSat, 18 Aug 2018 06:37:44 -0500
RBI’s guidelines need to be sector agnostic, says central bank’s Executive Director Sudarshan Sen.