The Telegraph
Since 1st March, 1999
Deora begins diesel duty cut drill
Petroleum minister Murli Deora today sought a phased withdrawal of excise duty on diesel. To start with, the minister wants the excise to be reduced by Re 1 per litre in this year’s budget. ...  | Read.. 
Bharti hums growth tune
Bharti Airtel will hive off its mobile communications towers business into a wholly owned subsidiary. It will also acquire a ...  | Read.. 
Rule to blunt CSN edge in Corus battle
Brazilian steelmaker Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (CSN) may have built up a stake in Corus, but that is unlikely to have a ...  | Read.. 
Vodafone skips meet
British telecom firm Vodafone has made its intention to acquire Hutchison Essar clear by abstaining from the Bharti Airtel b ...  | Read.. 
Hint of further slash in customs levy
The government may go in for more customs duty cut in the Union budget to check price rise. ...  | Read.. 
In good shape

Tata Motors small car on track
Tata Motors — which has just started construction work at its 990-acre factory site at Singur — say..  | Read.. 
State Bank net dips
The State Bank of India (SBI) has posted a 4.5 per cent dip in net profit at Rs 1,065.06 crore for ..  | Read.. 
All eyes on Hutch board
The board of Hutchison Telecom International Ltd is likely to meet on Monday...  | Read.. 
Software exports set to top $30 bn
Software and services exports from the country will exceed $30 billion in the current financial..  | Read.. 
Wipro arm inks Saudi pact
Wipro Infotech, the IT services, solutions and products division of Wipro, has formed a joint ventu..  | Read.. 
Grasim profit surges to Rs 555 crore
Grasim, the flagship company of the Aditya Birla group, has reported a 184 per cent surge in ne..  | Read.. 
R-Com tops list of FDI plans cleared
The government has cleared the decks for foreign institutional investors (FIIs) to pump in up t..  | Read.. 
Healthy growth in UB earnings
United Breweries Limited has posted a 37 per cent growth in net profit at Rs 12.69 crore for t..  | Read.. 
Universal Cables forges pact with Japanese firm
Universal Cables Ltd, an MP Birla Group company, is ramping ...  | Read.. 
Dabur Pharma net up 18% at Rs 8.9 cr
Dabur Pharma Ltd has posted an 18.05 per cent increase in net profit at Rs 8.93 crore during the th..  | Read.. 
President nod for SLR ordinance
President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam today gave assent to the ordinance giving more flexibility to the RBI ..  | Read.. 
Mutual Funds
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Panacea Biotec
Shree Cement
Subex buy
MMD move
Idea Cellular issue
Sun Pharma
WEF meet
Gas pipeline
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