March 30 - Republican lawmakers in Indiana pledged on Monday to clarify a religious freedom bill that was slammed by businesses and activists for sending a message of discrimination against gays after it was passed last week.
MUMBAI, March 30 - India's market regulator is considering an alternative investment platform targeted at the country's booming internet start-ups, relaxing some key requirements to encourage them to list at home.
* Reports FY net income 4.1 million euros ($4.44 million) versus loss of 7.2 million euros year ago
* Reports FY net loss 0.76 million euros ($822,24) versus loss of 3.9 million euros a year ago
* Reports H1 net income - group of 2.6 million euros ($2.81 million), up 3 pct
MUMBAI - Banks can now divert as provision against bad loans a bigger share of the capital cushion required to be set aside to guard themselves against an economic downturn, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Monday, easing pressure on a struggling sector.