Unions go ahead with bank strike, services suffer

, Branches of public banks remained either closed or non—operational today as staffers and officers went ahead with their day—long strike pressing for various demands, including accountability of top ...

‘Investors may as well put money in bank, play golf’

Bharti’s Mittal urges global regulators to back consolidation

Rupee falls 9 paise in early trade

The rupee drifted lower by 9 paise to 66.80 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange today after the American currency gained strength overseas.Forex dealers said that mo...

Sensex back in green, rises 51 points ahead of GDP data

The BSE Sensex recovered about 51 points and the NSE Nifty scaled the 8,900—mark in early trade today as investors took to buying ahead of GDP data scheduled to be released later in the day amid fir...

‘SBI merger to hurt staff, customers’

The proposed merger of State Bank of India with its five associate banks from April 1 will throw up numerous financial and physical challenges to the industry, banks, employees and customers, said a t...