All stories by Kalpana Pathak
The man who uses instincts over numbersRediff.com26 Nov 2015
Naveen Tewari loves cycling but over the past few years, he has been keeping his first love waiting.
Analysts upbeat on RIL outlookRediff.com17 Nov 2015
Refining major optimistic on planned investment of $16 bn for expansion and new technology to post healthy margins
Sasha Mirchandani: A successful angel investorRediff.com29 Oct 2015
Sasha Mirchandani's tryst with investing began when his own venture failed to seek funding in early 2000s.
Bikes, LCD televisions on offer as 3,000 fuel pumps reopenRediff.com22 Sep 2015
Companies and retailers have launched schemes one has never heard of.
Crude oil price is down 50% but retail prices remain highRediff.com4 Sep 2015
One of the reasons is that the retail prices are not bench-marked to crude but their respective international benchmark prices.
Unravelling the enigma of a unique entrepreneur - Rahul YadavRediff.com3 Jul 2015
Rahul Yadav, the recently-ousted CEO of Housing.com, says he is too logical to be sentimental about the venture he co-founded three years ago.
Asian B-schools to form consortiumRediff.com22 Jun 2015
The consortium will launch programmes in ease of doing business in their respective regions B-schools.
Guess what? Housing.com chief gifts Rs 200 cr to employeesRediff.com14 May 2015
Housing.com boss gifts his shares to staff.
Attraction, retention key focus for Indian firms, says a studyRediff.com14 May 2015
Indian companies continue to update benefit plans and and increase employee communication.
RIL preview: Record Q4 result in offingRediff.com16 Apr 2015
Sharp improvement in refining margin is expected to be the prime driving force.
Shanghvi may bet big on oil and gas business tooRediff.com14 Apr 2015
Dilip Shanghvi's Sun Oil & Natural Gas, signed a deal for the transfer of Interlink Petroleum's interest in the Modhera and Baola fields.
E-commerce firms to speak local tonguesRediff.com1 Apr 2015
E-commerce websites are developing online content in Indian languages.
Cairn India's mounting troublesRediff.com20 Mar 2015
Cairn has slashed its planned capital expenditure (capex) by 60 per cent to $500 million against the earlier $1.2 billion.
Want a good appraisal? Pick up a broomRediff.com30 Dec 2014
The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan -- or Clean India Mission -- was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 2.
RIL may not gain from the gas price hike: AnalystsRediff.com19 Oct 2014
RIL estimates output from KG-D6 could reach up to 60 mscmd in the next five years, when all satellite fields are brought into production.
RIL could report flat profit growth in Q2Rediff.com11 Oct 2014
RIL might see its September quarter's profit between Rs 5,600 crore and Rs 5,670 crore.
RIL faces dealer block for reopening petrol pumpsRediff.com9 Oct 2014
Dealers are not happy with the company's latest retailing policy and decided not to re-open their pumps.
IITians' unique plan to help Modi build smart citiesRediff.com17 Sep 2014
IIT-Bombay invites ideas from students and professionals on how to build smart cities.
BPCL, Indian Oil to revive premium petrol brands on excise cutRediff.com1 Sep 2014
For BCPL's branded petrol, Speed, the price differential with regular petrol is now between Rs 2.74 and Rs 3.75 per litre.
Oil and gas sector seeks tax holidayRediff.com7 Jul 2014
Oil and gas players' wish list includes incentivising E&P investments and reintroduction of income tax holiday for exploration and production activities, among others.
Essar Oil delisting: Analysts raise corporate governance issuesRediff.com24 Jun 2014
Analysts say the Essar Group has been following a policy of delisting just when its businesses begin to record substantial upside, denying shareholders their share of decent returns.
On AGM-eve, RIL talks about 'rhetoric' on D6 gasRediff.com18 Jun 2014
In the 38-page report, across 10 chapters, RIL explained how it entered the exploration and production business; the history of the New Exploration and Licensing Policy and the introduction of production-sharing contracts.
Oil firms to introduce lottery system for fuel dealersRediff.com11 May 2014
In Maharashtra, the oil industry had tenancy protection till 1999.
Retain talent or new banks will poach them: Job huntersRediff.com3 Apr 2014
Banks should try its best to retain talent.
ONGC's non-tax dole to govt touches Rs 50,000 cr this fiscalRediff.com30 Mar 2014
ONGC and Oil India bought a five per cent each of the government's stake in IOCL, yielding Rs 5,340 crore (Rs 53.4 billion) to the government.
RIL to increase KG block output by March 2015Rediff.com20 Jan 2014
The company will invest $747 mn to increase production from D1, D3 and MA fields.
RIL-BP leads the race to pick up 25% stake in Mundra terminalRediff.com28 Dec 2013
BP and Reliance Industries Ltd are leading the race to pick up a 25 per cent stake in Gujarat State Petronet Corporation and the Adani group's five million tonnes per annum liquefied natural gas terminal at Mundra.
BHP Billiton may not review India exit planRediff.com5 Dec 2013
For simplification and a sharper strategic focus, BHP Billiton has been reassessing its global assets portfolio.
Oil companies at crossroads over govt diktat on retail outletsRediff.com19 Nov 2013
Investment can only be by prospective dealers.