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Private pill in PSU therapy
Finance minister P. Chidambaram today urged private companies to bid for ailing public sector enterprises and take up the challenge of forming joint ventures to turn them around. ...  | Read.. 
 
Hoarding blamed for petro price pangs
The government today accused oil-producing countries of exploiting the petro crisis and indicated that some companies have b ...  | Read.. 
 
Oil prices slide further
Crude oil futures slid today to their lowest levels in more than two weeks as concerns over supplies ahead of the northern h ...  | Read.. 
 
Grasim cements growth plans
Grasim Industries has earmarked funds for expansion and lowered costs in its three core businesses ' cement, viscose staple ...  | Read.. 
 
Crackdown looms on excise evaders
The finance ministry is planning a major crackdown on excise evaders as it feels collections do not reflect the consumer boo ...  | Read.. 
 
Finance minister P. Chidambaram with CII president Sunil Kant Munjal (extreme right) and vice-president Y. C. Deveshwar in New Delhi on Thursday. Picture by Ramakant Kushwaha
 
 
Cadbury gets bubbly about new offerings
Cadbury India Limited, synonymous with chocolates in India, is gearing up to get into other cat..  | Read.. 
Price wars slice Lever net by 27%
Bottomline blues for Hindustan Lever continued in the third quarter of its accounting year as a bru..  | Read.. 
 
Colt conqueror turns vaccine victor in rabies battle
Horses and vaccines make for uneasy companions, but a drug baron with a penchant for cars and c..  | Read.. 
 
Reliance talk-time bonanza
Reliance Infocomm has introduced a pre-paid recharge voucher of Rs 440, permitting unlimited lo..  | Read.. 
 
Maran sells India dream
Dayanidhi Maran, Union minister for communications and information technology, today asked loca..  | Read.. 
 
Deutsche Bank roots grow deeper
Deutsche Bank has increased Tier I capital for its Indian branches by Rs 419 crore. This infusi..  | Read.. 
 
Taiwan model for chip growth
Following Taiwan's success in semiconductors (silicon chips), 31 foreign and local firms based ..  | Read.. 
 
Rural banks to offer insurance schemes
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed regional rural banks (RRBs) to undertake insurance busi..  | Read.. 
 
ONGC bottomline grows 37% in first half
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), the upstream oil major, has posted a record net profit ..  | Read.. 
 
Bharti earnings leap
Bharti Tele-Ventures Ltd has registered a 250 per cent jump in net profit at Rs 334 crore for t..  | Read.. 
 
Thin rise in Kotak net
Kotak Mahindra Bank has registered a 4 per cent increase in profit after tax at Rs 20.65 crore ..  | Read.. 
 
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Single board to run Royal Dutch Shell
Oil major Royal Dutch/Shell Group said it was merging its Dutch and British holding companies as it..  | Read.. 
 
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