• Bargains boost Sensex, Nifty at Mumbai stock market

    A variety of factors propelled activity at Dalal Street as new highs were reached in the last week, though volatile movements can still be expected

  • BMC downsizes own market from 1,100 sq m to 166 sq m

    The owners of two plots reserved for a market that the BMC allegedly delayed acquiring, will now develop them thanks to a modified government rule; this will also leave only 15 per cent of the area for the civic body’s facility

  • Mangoes make entry into Mumbai market

    APMC in Vashi on Monday received the first batch of Devgad alphonsos of the season. A small batch of four boxes had arrived from Kunkeshwar town of Sindhudurg district

  • Cops trying to nab those who used WhatsApp to try and spark riots in Lalbaug

    Police officials say that after the clash on January 4, mischief mongers used old and unrelated photos to fan hatred; commissioner Rakesh Maria says case has been registered

  • Greece and gas dictating play

    The first full week of 2015 has seen some ups and downs with some international politics and oil rates influencing the Sensex and Nifty

  • Add fruits to your daily meals to stay healthier this winter

    Markets abound with the goodness of seasonal fruits such as strawberries, guavas, passion fruits, pomegranates, papayas, pineapples and more. While nutritional experts praise their health benefits, chefs in the city tell Deepali Dhingra that incorporating them in the main course is a great way to maximise their nutritional content

  • Bizarre promotional strategies adopted by Bollywood film stars

    With newcomer Sapna Pabbi planning to have 'midnight chats' with men to promote her erotic thriller 'Khamoshiyan', we take a look at instances when actors pushed the limits of creativity to an eccentric extent

  • QNet case: Three more company representatives arrested

    Three representatives of QNet, a Hong Kong-based multi-level marketing company allegedly involved in a Rs 425-crore fraud here, have been arrested from the city, police said today

  • Why was 'Alone' event cancelled at last minute?

    Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover were supposed to turn up at a Ghatkopar mall for the promotions of their film, but halfway to the venue, they were asked to steer their vehicle back

  • Indian firms line up IPOs worth Rs 8,000 cr

    Indian companies have lined up initial public offers (IPOs) worth at least Rs 8,000 crore in 2015 to fund business expansion and meet working capital requirements on expectations that the bullish trend in the stock markets would continue

  • Mumbai: Retailers refuse to slash onion, potato prices despite ample supply

    While APMC market is flooded with truckloads of veggies daily, retailers claim high transportation cost has forced them to keep the prices high so that they can make a decent profit

  • Year end fireworks

    There were some shocks that rocked the markets in the last week; traders are hoping the last few days of 2014 are smoother

  • Cops deliver baby on US subway train

    The officers on the Market-Frankford train in Philadelphia help a woman through the delivery, while passengers try getting help from train engineer

  • Mumbai: Onion, potato traders at Vashi calls off strike

    The onion and potato traders at Vashi, who had earlier threatened to go on strike, have now called off the agitation

  • External factors cause upheaval

    Global cues and the Federal Reserve controlled the rises and falls in the market in the week gone by as hopes are high from this week to see better trade

  • Three killed, four injured in Manipur blast

    Three people were killed and four others seriously injured in a powerful blast in Manipur's capital city of Imphal Sunday morning, police said

  • BMC crane leads to major traffic snarls at Sion

    An unmanned vehicle, left at the diversion point of the Sion Hospital’s flyover, led to a seven-hour long traffic jam yesterday

  • Mumbai Diary: Saturday scene

    The city — sliced, diced and served with a dash of sauce

  • Glitter and gold

    In keeping with the festive spirit, the city saw the opening of a new jewellery store; Jewel Couture at Phoenix Market City, Kurla, last Tuesday

  • Another bomb hoax at Gurgaon office complex

    Gurgaon Police was kept on its toes for a second straight day on Thursday following another bomb threat at an office-cum-shopping complex here this morning but it turned out to be a hoax