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Data localisation will impact GDP

Data localisation can trigger ‘contagion effect’ on other sectors, affecting costs and operations for such businesses

Data localisation, GDP, ICRIER, Srikrishna Committee, digital services, data flows, Indian economy, cross border data flows News

Will a separate Medical Devices Authority reinvigorate the sector in India?

Will a separate Medical Devices Authority reinvigorate the medical devices sector in India?

Medical Devices Authority, NITI Aayog, cardiac stents, CDSCO, US-India trade talks, knee implants, medical devices industry News

Five Great Things to Gift Your Friends

It is the season to be generous with gifting. And by gifting, we do not mean just grabbing something off the store rack.

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Gut health: What’s really making you sick?

An unhealthy or compromised gut can lead to abdominal pain and cramps, eczema, psoriasis, acne, depression, hormonal disturbances like Polycystic ovarian syndrome in women.

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AI, ML startups turn new favourite for investors as deeptech becomes backbone for businesses

A new breed of entrepreneurs is focusing on enterprise-led opportunities with the backbone of deeptech platforms.

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Home loan rates linked to credit scores: Are these really beneficial?

Given the large ticket size and the long tenure of home loans, you would be well advised to look at the interest rate that you are paying rather than just the monthly instalment.

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Tata Motors to hike passenger vehicle prices from January

Other automakers like Toyota, Mahindra & Mahindra and Mercedes-Benz are also contemplating a similar move. Hyundai Motor India and Honda Cars India, however, said they would not increase vehicle prices in January, but their

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Slowdown in growth likely to be a bigger focus than rise in inflation

In such a scenario, we should be realistic as well as comfortable if the government were to exceed the stated fiscal deficit target of 3.3%.

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Sebi’s new regulations roll out the red carpet for FPIs

Sebi’s new regulations roll out the red carpet for Foreign Portfolio Investors.

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Economic slowdown: Beating the challenges to the job market

Nevertheless, keeping the spotlight on innovation, keeping business competitiveness alive nationally, continuous product expansion and on-going investments in all facets of the business are critical to facing and recovering f

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Taxing growth: TDS isn’t tedious, but it is excessive

The effect of the ‘big bang’ corporate tax rate reform is limited to profitable, tax-paying enterprises, which, as per the 2019 Budget papers, are only 46.41% of all corporates.

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Tech is deeply embedded in the modern hospitality industry

Brands are investing in Augmented Reality (AR) and Natural Language Processing to deliver a seamless and delightful guest experience across all touch-points.

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PMJAY is way forward to save poor from adverse health effects; here’s what govt must do

The National Statistical Office released a report ‘Social Consumptions in India: Health’ on 23 November 2019 which gives estimates of ailing persons, hospitalizations and expenditure incurred on treatment.

The spokesman said, "Rs 70 crore will be used to procure machinery and equipment for the government medical college and its associated hospital." News

Credit Card Default: What happens when I default on credit cards?

Just as there is a way to get into delinquency, there is a way to stop and ultimately get out of it.

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‘High time for MSMEs causing pollution to comply with environmental norms before govt shut them’

The formation of industrial clusters has helped the MSMEs get organised. However, the key to the success of these MSMEs located in industrial clusters is in ensuring that they comply with the applicable environmental norms.

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How Artificial Intelligence is transforming the consumer electronics industry

Smartwatches are effective in tracking the movement and other vital statistics of the individuals. The latest devices do not just track the data but also can take necessary steps in case of emergencies.

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Want to apply for a loan? Here’s what you need to do first

Usually, there is no restriction on amount or periodicity of prepayment of a home loan taken on a floating interest rate.

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Beyond MSP! Protecting farmers’ income through market mechanism

Thirdly, all transaction details and trails can be transparently recorded ensuring efficient utilisation of public resources.

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Why using principal status to conclude formal jobs are rising is erroneous

Moreover, a focus on principal status jobs alone leads to the erroneous conclusion of rising formal jobs; while in fact, the number of contract jobs (with less than a year’s contract) is rising in both government and privat

Opinion News

RBI MPC Meet: Expect 25 basis point cut on December 5

A saving grace is that MCLR on retail/SME loans would immediately fall as they are linked to ‘external’ benchmarks like the RBI repo rate.

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Mahindra and Mahindra rating: ‘Buy’ with target price of Rs 704

For tractors, we factor in volumes to improve from -7% in FY20F to +10% in FY21F. For UVS, we factor in -20% growth in UVs in FY20F and +1% in FY21F.

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How PM Modi’s Mann Ki Baat broadcast inspired a travel entrepreneur  

As an entrepreneur in the travel sector, the Mann Ki Baat address has greatly inspired me to create something unique and substantial in the area of responsible tourism and the circular economy.

Mann ki baat, PM Narendra Modi, PM Modi, Narendra Modi, Travel industry, tourism in India, Aditi Balbir, All India Radio News

Nutritional inefficiency of India’s public distribution system: A missed opportunity of food fortification?

In understanding the usefulness and effectiveness of single or multiple micronutrient (MMN) food fortification in India, a literature review analyzed 47 published studies conducted across 13 Indian states.

public distribution system, PDS, malnutrition, Nutritional Inefficiency, Food Fortification, World Health Organization, Food Safety Standards Authority of India, multiple micronutrient (MMN) News

RBI Monetary Policy: The need for 75 basis points rate cut is now

In case the MPC tries to manage inflation and boost growth as joint priorities, then 75 basis points is the minimum cut required.

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Have You Got These Amazing OnePlus Products Yet?

As 2019 draws to an end, perhaps it is time for folks to take a step back and check their OnePlus product collection.

Have You Got These Amazing OnePlus Products Yet? News

Non-tariff barriers: What government should do to ensure MSMEs remain competitive globally

Logistics for MSMEs: Ensuring compliance with the ever-changing NTBs require SMEs to make costly investments in terms of adapting to requisite production processes, packaging and labelling specifications etc.

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Is RBI due for another interest rate cut? Why MPC has tough job at hand this time

The RBI’s FY20 GDP estimate for FY20 will be revised downwards as we observe some economists on the street have lowered their GDP estimates to sub 5% for FY20.

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