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Conduent bets on India, APAC; India operation among company’s three largest outside US, says Lokesh Prasad, CEO – APAC

Conduent India operated against the grain, hiring in large numbers. The company grew its workforce by over 30 percent in the past year and even set up a new centre in Visakhapatnam.

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Hypersonic Advisory is result oriented and impact is demonstrated within 90-100 days from start, says Venkatesh Rangachari

Hypersonic Advisory is looking at SMEs and start-ups who have a huge amount of passion, great business ideas, adequate capital but are not at optimal growth as they are under-served with respect to best in class Business, Mar

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Fintech startup CASHe targets Rs 800 cr loan book by fiscal end, backs Modi government’s Digital India

Backing Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Digital India, V Raman Kumar of CASHe says the government has taken several initiatives to boost the FinTech ecosystem.

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Clovia takes on competitors, focuses on three pillars to win customers’ hearts and their wardrobes

Clovia’ online sales are about 80% of the total revenue, while 20% of the revenue comes from offline sales.

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OCS plans big expansion in Tier III, Tier IV cities; targets Rs 1000 cr turnover by 2020

OCS has invested over Rs 350 crore and will continue to do so over the next two years in order to fund acquisitions as part of expansion plans.

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Coverfox plans big for India, to create jobs for college students, housewives and unemployed youth

Devendra Rane of Coverfox.com says Modi government has been very supportive of startup eco-system and his company has benefitted from the schemes.

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Budget 2018 could be for the common man, Income Tax slabs may be tweaked

Budget 2018: Many are of the view that the Union Budget won’t be the sole platform for launching reforms and there would be a string of positive measures from the Narendra Modi-led NDA government during the course of the ye

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Budget 2018: FinancialExpress.com’s Pre-Budget survey says FM Jaitley will not substantially cut corporate tax

Budget 2018: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley while presenting the Union Budget for FY2016 had announced that corporate tax rates would be reduced from 30% to 25% over four years. In last full year budget prior to the 2019 gener

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Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley to set an ambitious disinvestment target for FY19, finds FE Online pre-Budget Survey

Budget 2018: On February 1, when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present the Budget 2018, many will be eagerly waiting for the disinvestment target for the financial year 2019. Ahead of this year's Union Budget, the Narend

Budget 2018: What will be the disinvestment target? News

Budget 2018 to focus on 5 key areas of infrastructure

Budget 2018 is going to be Narendra Modi government's last full budget prior to the 2019 general elections; there are talks in the media and many experts are of the view that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is going to allocate

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Hyperloop can be built at half the cost of bullet trains: Bibop Gresta, man who is bringing the technology to India

India does not need obsolete technologies like high-speed rail, says Bibop Gresta, Chairman and Co-founder of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies.

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Inside a mechanised laundry: How Indian Railways aims to provide clean linen to passengers

According to Indian Railways, around 55% of its linen is washed in mechanised laundries.

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India’s first solar-powered 1600 HP DEMU train launched; to help Indian Railways save crores

Indian Railways' first solar-powered 1600 HP DEMU (Diesel Electric Multiple Unit) is ready!

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Government is right. Airports should be named after cities in India, and not personalities

Naming airports or landmarks all over the world and particularly in India has been a thorny issue and has many a time led to a huge political controversy. The government has given in-principle approval for setting up greenfie

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Budget 2017: Tax incentives, infra status can make the difference for healthcare sector, says Nabin Ballodia of KPMG India

Budget 2017 should assign "infrastructure status" to the healthcare sector so as to make it easier for hospitals and institutes to borrow and make healthcare affordable to the common man, says Nabin Ballodia, Partner, Tax, KP

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Budget 2017 should provide some incentives to the education sector, says Nabin Ballodia of KPMG India

Budget 2017 should provide some incentives to the education sector, says Nabin Ballodia of KPMG India. Ballodia says that the demand-supply gap in higher education can be addressed and a Harvard University can be set up in In

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Budget 2017: Government could reduce DDT rate this year, says Naveen Aggarwal, KPMG India

The government on Friday issued the provisions of General Anti Avoidance Rule (GAAR) contained in Chapter X-A of the Income Tax Act, 1961, with the provisions effective from the assessment year 2018-19 onwards, i.e. financial

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Budget 2017 should incentivise production of green vehicles; push for Make in India: Ravi Shingari, KPMG

With less than 10 days to go for Union Budget 2017, automobile industry, which has been encountering challenges following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation, dearly needs certain measures from the Modi government w

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Indian Railways’ new ‘luxury’ chair cars better than Shatabdi Express; but ‘wow’ factor missing

FE Online got the chance to exclusively review these coaches and we tell you what's special about them and where Indian Railways needs to improve:

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These upgraded ‘luxury’ chair cars by Indian Railways have aircraft-like features; here’s a sneak-peek

An upgraded version of the current Shatabdi and Gatimaan Express, the new general and executive class car coaches have been given a plush new feel with a host of new aircraft-like features.

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Humsafar Express review: Why rail passengers will love the new all AC-3 tier train by Indian Railways

Humsafar Express, one of the trains announced by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu during his Rail Budget 2016 speech, is all ready to start plying on the Anand Vihar to Gorakhpur route.

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Talgo Avril: This is the 380 km/hr bullet train that the Spanish manufacturer wants to ‘Make in India’

Avril trains can achieve a maximum speed of 380 km/hour. A train of 200 metres can seat up to 600 passengers.

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Humsafar Express: 15 facts that make Indian Railways’ new ‘luxury’ AC-3 tier train for common man super cool!

Humsafar Express is Indian Railways new train that was unveiled by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu recently.

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Talgo keen to manufacture its new bullet train Avril in India; can run at 380 km/hr

Talgo is also throwing in its hat to manufacture its latest bullet train, the Avril, under Modi government's 'Make in India' initiative.

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Talgo train cost comparable to Indian Railways’ Shatabdi, if made in India: José María de Oriol Fabra, CEO

After conducting successful trials on the Delhi-Mumbai Rajdhani route, Talgo is keen to manufacture its coaches under the Make in India initiative.

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Demonetisation live blog and updates: PM Mody urges youngsters to embrace mobile banking technology

Demonetization live blog and updates, Narendra Modi, Arvind Kejriwal, Urjit Patel, Arun Jaitley, Mamta Benerjee - 500 and 1000 notes no longer legal tenders

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Surprise! Modi government’s black money move will make your dream home cheaper, boost ‘Housing for All’

The unprecedented move against black money would also imply that housing across segments would become cheaper!

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