Renault profits plunge in first annual earnings since Ghosn arrest

Renault profits plunge in first annual earnings since Ghosn arrest

Friday, 15 February 2019 | AFP | Paris

Renault profits fell sharply last year, the French automaker said on Thursday, releasing its first annual results since the shock arrest in Japan of former boss Carlos Ghosn. Meanwhile, Renault’s new chairman Jean-Dominique Senard, elected after Ghosn resigned, arrived in Japan Thursday for talks with partner Nissan in a bid to...

Larsen & Toubro lnfotech to acquire Germany’s Nielsen+Partner

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

IT firm Larsen & Toubro lnfotech on Thursday announced acquisition of Germany’s Nielsen+Partner for EUR 28 million (approx Rs 224.15 crore). “The company, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Larsen & Toubro lnfotech GmbH, Germany, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Nielsen+Partner Unternehmensberater GmbH headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, along with its...

WPI inflation hits 10-month low, drops to 2.76 pc in January

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | new delhi

Inflation based on wholesale prices fell to a 10-month low of 2.76% in January over the previous month on softening prices of fuel and some food items, according to government data released on Thursday. The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation stood at 3.8% in December, 2018, and 3.02% in January 2018....

Quarterly results

Friday, 15 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Eveready Industries posts dip in Q3 net to Rs 19.71 lakh Batteries and flashlights maker Eveready Industries on Thursday reported a multi-fold decline in standalone net profit to Rs 19.71 lakh in the third quarter ended December 31, hit by cost of separation workers at Chennai plant. The company had posted...

RBI imposes Rs 3.5 cr penalty on 3 PSU banks

RBI imposes Rs 3.5 cr penalty on 3 PSU banks

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The Reserve Bank on Thursday said it has imposed  Rs 3.5 crore penalties on three public sector banks, including PNB and OBC, for violation of various banking norms. The monetary penalty on the banks has been imposed for non-compliance with various directions issued by the RBI on monitoring of end use...

Sensex, Nifty fall for 6th straight session; Yes Bank zooms 31 pc

Sensex, Nifty fall for 6th straight session; Yes Bank zooms 31 pc

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Continuing its fall for the sixth straight session Thursday, the benchmark BSE Sensex dropped 158 points led by losses in IT, metal and energy stocks amid sustained foreign fund outflows and mixed global cues. The 30-share index, after shuttling between 35,799.42 and 36,109.10, finally settled 157.89 points, or 0.44 per cent,...

India likely to gain $11bn in exports from US-China trade war: UNCTAD

India likely to gain $11bn in exports from US-China trade war: UNCTAD

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | IANS | United Nations

There may be a golden lining for India in the dark clouds of the tariff war waged by US President Donald Trump against China, and it is likely to increase its exports by as much as $11 billion if the proposed tariffs go into effect next month, according to the...

Welfare measures to continue in India post general election

Welfare measures to continue in India post general election

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | PTI | Singapore

Some of the new welfare measures in India will continue to take shape, regardless of the outcome of the general election, a top Singapore bank said on Thursday. Despite a change in the government in 2014, impetus for Goods and Services Tax (GST), financial inclusion, and fuel subsidy reduction did not...

State Editions

Dowry case: Woman gets triple talaq on WhatsApp

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Assembly witnesses ruckus as Opp raises issues

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

In brief

21 February 2019 | PNS | Bhopal

Nath asks Opp to wait till March 5

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Cong MLA Deepak Saxena resigns as Chhindwara MLA

21 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer