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Virendra Verma
July 8, 2008
It's impossible to ignore Nikhil Gandhi and his grand game plan of sinking $20 billion into a clutch of big-ticket infrastructure projects. BT’s Virendra Verma deconstructs the man.


K.R. Balasubramanyam
July 7, 2008
Away from the arclights, Wipro’s Consumer Care & Lighting division is expanding its market share and challenging the established players in the business. K.R. Balasubramanyam reports.


www.businesstoday.in
June 26, 2008
At last, the government could summon up the courage to increase LPG, petrol and diesel prices. It must have come as a huge relief for the oil PSUs, even though the retail price hike is too meagre and doesn’t reflect the soaring global crude prices that have been hovering around $135 per barrel.


www.businesstoday.in
June 25, 2008
Hedge funds are groaning under the weight of high risk. Along with the big global banks, hedge funds too have been at the epicentre of the global financial markets crisis that was triggered by the subprime problems in the US.


www.businesstoday.in
June 25, 2008
Advance tax numbers point to a pleasant earnings surprise. The first flush of advance tax numbers for the largecap companies that make up the Sensex indicates that the first quarter profits of these companies may beat estimates of most analysts.


www.businesstoday.in
June 24, 2008
The sixth Business Today-Nielsen Survey of India’s Best B-schools shows that IIM-A is still the best, but five others, IIM-B, IIM-C, Symbiosis, IIM-L and XLRI, are catching up fast. Then, one-year MBA programmes, of the type offered by Hyderabad-based ISB, are becoming popular. Slideshows : India's ten best B-Schools IIM-A - An epitome of excellenceISB - One-year wonderFrom BT archives 2007: IIM-A once again retains top perch2006: There are plenty of gainers & losers2005: Emergence of 15 B-school brands2004: To B or not to B?2003: What makes IIM-A dominate?More from the latest edition


Rishi Joshi
June 24, 2008
The global economic tide is ebbing, and India will feel its pinch for some more time.


www.businesstoday.in
June 24, 2008
The fortnight’s burning question. Will the inflation rate come down to less than 8 per cent in Q2, 2008-09?


www.businesstoday.in
June 12, 2008
SEBI is now wooing FIIs all over again. A notification in the last week of May allows for non-resident Indians, sovereign wealth funds (SWFs), universities, societies and trusts to invest in India as FIIs. FIIs have been net sellers in the Indian equity market.


www.businesstoday.in
June 11, 2008
After much dithering, the government finally summoned the courage to increase fuel prices. With crude prices crossing $130 (Rs 5,590) per barrel, there was an air of inevitability about the decision. But trust our politicians to act difficult on an issue that is clearly ballooning into a major crisis for the global economy. The recent price revision is too little too late.


Sanjoy Narayan
June 29, 2008
As our cover package points out, the massive subsidies being doled out by the government to shield consumers from high oil prices may actually be compromising the country's long-term ability to sustain high growth rates and also oil conservation efforts.


Rishi Joshi
June 11, 2008
Despite the recent price hikes in India, oil is a ticking time bomb that will be defused only by a sharp drop in demand and, in the long run, alternative sources of energy. Meanwhile, brace up for the coming pain. Business Today's Rishi Joshi reports.


K.R. Balasubramanyam
June 11, 2008
There are two ways to tame the oil monster: One is to become more energy efficient and the other is to develop new energy sources.


www.businesstoday.in
June 10, 2008
The fortnight’s burning question. The sensex is trading at less than 16,000. Is it the right time to buy stocks?


Manu Kaushik
June 9, 2008
There are many stocks in the market, but only a select few make it to almost every fund portfolio. Should you invest in them?


Kapil Bajaj
June 9, 2008
Farmers in Barabanki have turned successful mentha entrepreneurs with a little help from a technology institute. They have found in methanol mint a crop that is ideal for plugging the gap between rabi crop (wheat or potatoes) and kharif crop (rise). Almost 70 per cent of the total arable land in the district is being used to cultivate the \"bonus\" cash crop in addition to the traditional food crops. A report by Kapil Bajaj.


Anand Adhikari
June 9, 2008
Balkrishan Gopiram Goenka, the vice chairman and managing director of the Welspun Group, has drastically altered its profile over the past few years by making Welspun Gujarat—a part of the $3-billion Welspun Group and the second-largest manufacturer of large-diameter pipes in the world—the growth spearhead. A report by Anand Adhikari.


www.businesstoday.in
May 29, 2008
After January’s panic sell-off which saw the Sensex tumble below the 15,000 mark, the stock market seemed to be recovering modestly on the back of an above-average showing by corporate India.


www.businesstoday.in
May 29, 2008
For a beleaguered UPA government, increasingly under fire from the Left and the Opposition over galloping inflation, the sharp rise in global crude oil prices couldn’t have come at a more inopportune time.


www.businesstoday.in
May 28, 2008
The BRIC firms, however, remain confident about their business prospects (they expect growth in business, revenues, profits, and pricing power) over the next 12 months.


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