Business Standard

Subscribe to Business Standard feed
Business Standard, India's leading business site for Live Markets, Live BSE & NSE quotes, latest news, breaking news, political news, analysis and opinion on markets, companies, industry, economy, policy, banking and personal finance news and more.
Updated: 21 min 15 sec ago

Centre hikes interest rates on small savings schemes by up to 0.4% for Q3

16 hours 38 min ago
However, interest on savings deposits has been retained at 4%

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 review: Slate will impress multimedia enthusiasts

17 hours 52 sec ago
With a mammoth 10.5-inch screen, quad speakers with Dolby Atmos support, and a 7,700 mAh battery, the Galaxy Tab A 10.5 tablet is a multimedia powerhouse

Vivo V11 Pro review: Feature-rich smartphone with good camera, battery life

17 hours 19 min ago
Priced at Rs 25,990, the Vivo V11 Pro is has rich features in the midrange smartphone segment. It is also among the first smartphone to have a tiny notch display

India's under-5 mortality equals global average, but Bangladesh does better

17 hours 44 min ago
The mortality rates of Bangladesh and Nepal, both countries with a lower per capita income than India's $1,939 ($1,546 and $835, respectively) are 32 and 34, compared to 39 for India

Apple leads global premium phone market; OnePlus enters top 5: Counterpoint

17 hours 45 min ago
In India, OnePlus surpassed Apple and Samsung to become the top premium smartphone brand in Q2FY19 with a market share of 40%

Mumbai-Jaipur Jet Airways flight passengers complain of nose, ear bleeding

17 hours 49 min ago
Jet Airways' comment on the incident is awaited

Baroda-Vijaya-Dena Bank merger: Here are the challenges and expectations

18 hours 25 min ago
Whether the merger constitutes meaningful reform at the present time is, however, open to question

Equity, currency & commodity markets shut today on account of Muharram

19 hours 5 min ago
On Wednesday, the S&P BSE Sensex ended at 37,121, down 169 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 11,234, down 45 points.

Asian markets follow global shares higher, trade war still in focus

20 hours 49 min ago
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Asian stocks rose in early trade on Thursday following a second day of gains on global share markets amid easing investor concern over the impact from the U.S.-China trade war, but markets remained cautious.

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma goes back on promise to create 1 mn US jobs

21 hours 9 min ago
Ma had met US President Donald Trump two years ago and laid out Alibaba's plan to bring one million small US businesses onto its platform to sell to Chinese consumers over the next five years

PSB recapitalisation: Govt to inject Rs 23.5 bn into Central Bank of India

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 23:52
Capital infusion seen necessary for banks to maintain regulatory norms at the time of paying interest towards AT-1 bonds

Watchdog comes to homebuyers' rescue, asks builder to pass on GST benefits

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:54
After the GST rollout, 12 per cent tax was levied on the construction service, which was further reduced to 8 per cent from January 25, 2018

News digest: Samara-Amazon bags More, YES Bank MD's tenure, and more

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:48
Aditya Birla Group exits food and grocery retail business

India banks to plan resolving $19 bn power sector debt on Thursday

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:39
The decision is the latest in a tussle between power project developers, lenders and the Reserve Bank of India

Amazon runs into copyright issues over its flagship campaign 'Apni Dukaan'

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:19
Pune-based businessman Ravi Jain, who registered as a domain name back in 2007, wants Amazon to stop using the campaign

Samara-Amazon bags Aditya Birla Group's retail chain More for Rs 42 bn

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 19:08
Aditya Birla Group exits food and grocery retail business

SBI in international bond market to raise nearly $500 mn in green bonds

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:59
With this issue SBI will become compliant with the global standards as prescribed by the Climate Bonds Initiative

Life Healthcare to sell entire 49.7% stake in Max Healthcare for $293 mn

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:55
Investment firm KKR, through its portfolio company Radiant Life Care Private Limited, will buy more than 266 million shares in Max Healthcare at 80 rupees per share

IL&FS liquidity crisis: Lenders yet to take stock of situation

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:28
The gross debt of IL&FS Ltd stood at Rs 910 billion

Madras High Court allows Ola to operate at Chennai Central for 6 months

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:15
The court allowed Ani Technologies to operate cab services for a period of 6 months by paying Rs 4 mn as licence fee