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  • NTPC divestment: Citi, Jefferies, Yes, Axis to advise on year’s largest share sale

    26 May, 2017 8:26 AM 18

    The government has selected Citigroup Global Markets India, Jefferries India, Yes Securities and Axis Capital to advise it on the proposed sale of its shares in NTPC. The government wants to sell shares equivalent to 10 percent of the state-owned generator’s equity as part of its plan to divest its holding in public sector companies. The sale of shares

  • Dhola-Sadiya bridge images: Indian Army’s powerful tanks can roll on it! All about India’s longest river bridge

    26 May, 2017 8:02 AM 68

    Reports suggest that the river bridge can withstand the weight of a 60-tonne battle tank! Currently, Indian Army's convoys spend many hours crossing the river by boat from Dhola to Sadiya. (PTI Photo) If not the river route, then the convoys are forced to take a 250-km road trip from Dinjan near Tinsukia, to Tezu in Arunachal. The road trip takes 10 hours

  • Dhola-Sadiya bridge is India's way to tell China to keep off

    26 May, 2017 7:44 AM 52

    Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com NEW DELHI: Alarm bells must be ringing in China as Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the 9.15 kilometre Dhola-Sadiya bridge in Assam today. The bridge that connects a remote part of Assam to the rest of the state also makes Arunachal Pradesh more accessible to the Indian Army. The border

  • Buy Biocon 940 Call, sell 1000 Call: Krish Subramanyam

    26 May, 2017 7:35 AM 19

    Krish Subramanyam of Altamount Capital is of the view that one can buy Biocon 940 Call and sell 1000 Call. Krish Subramanyam of Altamount Capital told CNBC-TV18, "Stock specific, I am doing a bull spread. I am recommending a bull spread in Biocon. It is a contra call. I think we have seen pretty enormous shorts in this counter but closer to levels of Rs 900 I think

  • Will sustain current footfall growth of around 20% in FY18: Adlabs

    26 May, 2017 6:18 AM 20

    In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Kapil Bagla, CEO, Adlabs Entertainment spoke about the results and his outlook for the company. Q4 is generally a weakish quarter for the company because of the exam season however, Q4 of FY17 is much better and is showing almost 18-20 percent footfalls compared to last year, he said. “Entire FY18 would be in the region

  • Modi govt@3: Can make-in India fast-track growth, churn out jobs?

    26 May, 2017 5:51 AM 25

    NEW DELHI: Strong foreign direct investment (FDI) flow into the economy in last two years has been cited as testament to the success of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet project, ‘Make in India’, which he had launched on September 25, 2014. A recent survey by Ernst & Young showed thanks to the steps taken by the government for speedy approval to investment

  • SBI set to hire six banks for up to $2.3 billion share sale

    26 May, 2017 5:19 AM 20

    State Bank of India is set to hire Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, IIFL, JM Financial, Kotak and SBI Capital to manage a share sale of up to 150 billion rupees. Mumbai: State Bank of India is set to hire Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, IIFL, JM Financial, Kotak and SBI Capital to manage a share sale of up to 150 billion rupees

  • Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund renames 3 monthly income plans

    26 May, 2017 4:49 AM 22

    Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund has proposed to change the name of 3 monthly income plans with effect from May 27, the fund house said in a newspaper notice. Birla Sun Life MIP will be renamed to Birla Sun Life Long Term Accrual Fund, Birla Sun Life Monthly Income to Birla Sun Life Low Duration Fund and Birla Sun Life MIP II Savings 5 Plan to Birla Sun Life Credit

  • Glenmark Pharma rises 3% on ANDA nod to blood pressure drug, credit rating assurance

    26 May, 2017 4:41 AM 18

    The company received approval for Olmesartan Medoxomil tablets. It also told the exchanges that S&P Global Ratings had reaffirmed its credit rating as BB as part of annual review cycle. Shares of Glenmark Pharma soared nearly 3 percent intraday on Friday as investors cheered the twin news flow given by the company. Glenmark Pharma told the bourses that it had received

  • The Videocon saga continues: Stock nosedives 10%, gets locked in lower circuit again

    26 May, 2017 4:11 AM 11

    Bearishness in the stock continued for the third day, following banks’ declaring the company’s debt as a non-performing asset. Dena Bank and Central Bank of India have declared the company as an NPA on their books. Videocon Industries continued to nosedive for the third consecutive session as investors continued to dump the stock. The scrip hit its lower