India to provide incentives for chickpea exports

Mar 22 2018 | 32 mins ago

India will offer incentives for chickpea exports for three months, as prices have plunged in the past six months on expectations of a record production this year.

Boris's comparison of Russia World Cup with Nazi Olymics unacceptable

Mar 22 2018 | 1 hrs ago

Kremlin said that remarks by British foreign minister Boris Johnson comparing Russia’s World Cup with Nazi Olympics in 1936 were disgusting and unacceptable.

Putin may have dirt on Trump: CIA ex-chief John O Brennan

Mar 22 2018 | 4 hrs ago

A former head of the CIA, John O Brennan, has said that he thinks Russia might have some kind of compromising information on President Donald Trump.

May to seek EU condemnation of Russia over nerve agent attack

Mar 22 2018 | 8 hrs ago

PM May will seek to persuade EU leaders to condemn Russia over what London says was a nerve agent attack in England directed by Moscow but she must overcome resistance.

Kremlin condemns British ambassador's decision to skip spy briefing

Mar 21 2018

Kremlin condemned a decision by the British ambassador to Moscow to skip a Russian Ministry briefing on the poisoning of former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal.

'No specific plans' for Trump-Putin meet: White House

Mar 21 2018

The White House has said that there were no specific plans right away for a meeting between Donald Trump and his newly re-elected Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

Trump speaks with Putin after re-election victory in Russia

Mar 20 2018

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, an administration official told Reuters without elaborating.

EU's Juncker follows France, Germany in congratulating Putin

Mar 20 2018

EU's Juncker has written to Putin to congratulate him on his reelection, saying that Russia and Europe should “reestablish a cooperative pan-European security order”.

Russian central bank seen cutting rate to 7.25% on Friday: Poll

Mar 20 2018

Bank of Russia is expected to cut its key interest rate as inflation remains at post-Soviet lows and inflationary expectations continue to fall, a Reuters poll showed.

Britain withdraws offer to lead EU military force after Brexit

Mar 20 2018

Britain has withdrawn its offer to lead a European Union military force next year because of Brexit, the Ministry of Defence said.

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To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business

The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months


Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank

Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel

Bank has taken a 38% haircut

Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal

Economic Times Reports


To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn

The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai

To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment

Mint Reports


Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC

To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators

Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years


Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI

The completion period for the project is 30 months

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