BUSINESS

World Bank rankings are deceptive

The Finance Minister’s self congratulatory press conference on India having jumped 30 places in the World Bank rankings for ‘Ease of Doing Business’ made national headlines. Perhaps that was the objective, in the wake of disturbing evidence from across the country,

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BSNL innovative approach to dominate telecom market in India

The public sector behemoth acquires new vigour State-owned Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) on Tuesday launched Bharat 1, a 4G VoLTe feature phone in collaboration with the domestic player Micromax, as part of its new strategy to compete directly with the

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INDIA’S BANKING WOES & ITS ECONOMIC IMPACT

Indian banks reeling under burden of bad loans There’s no doubt that the UPA left poison pills behind; the Government must get tough. The Indian banking sector is in crisis and someone needs to call out the culprit, the UPA Government,

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OUR OWN WTC

World-class trading center to come up at at Nauroji Nagar soon The national Capital will have a state-of-the-art World Trade Center soon. The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (HUA)’s engineering and construction wing National Buildings Construction Corporation (NBCC) will construct a

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BOOSTER SHOT

What can be done to revive India’s sluggish economic growth? Here’s what five economists prescribe India’s economic growth is slowing but can the government bring it back on track? This is what Finance Minister Arun Jaitley reportedly discussed with ministers and

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Take reform to fuel

Prices of petrol and diesel will come down if states agree on mechanism to levy GST for oil products Fuel price, petrol price hike, diesel price hike, Indian express news. Apart from the central excise duty, the sale prices of diesel

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Inflation may hit India, China growth story

Legendary investor George Soros Hassaid that the Indian economy is under pressure because of rising inflation. Soros, the chairman of Soros Fund Management, “India is in a different position because India has very good domestic based growth. But inflation is

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Piaggio to update Vespa with new colors

Piaggio is gearing up to update the Vespa range for the upcoming festive season. The updation will come in the form of new colors and revised instrument cluster. The Vespa SXL 150 and the Vespa VXL 150 will get new

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Noteworthy launch

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 to be launched on August 23; likely to be priced at around Rs 70,000 The wait is almost over as Samsung has officially confirmed the launch of Samsung Galaxy Note 8. In an official statement, the

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India enters a new tax era

India entered a new tax regime at the stroke of the midnight on June 30. Terming the GST a ‘good and simple tax’, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said it would put an end to harassment of honest traders and small

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