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By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan remained non-committal on Thursday on cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel, which have touched record highs, saying the government was keeping a close watch on the situation. Petrol More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, December 30th, 2017

A Brave New World – Will Open Banking Boost The UK Fintech Sector?

Open Banking will require major banks to share data with challengers Open banking is coming to the UK. To be more precise, from January 13, 2018, Britain’s nine largest banks and one building society will More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

Consumer internet industry slows, but maintains a steady course

The next phase The two big tasks ahead for the consumer internet industry is to acquire new customers and grow the monthly active customer base Flipkart’s successful fund-raise revived investor sentiment, More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 26th, 2017

A Look at the Ever-Changing Car Industry in India

In the old days, owning a car was considered a status symbol but now it is a convenience that everyone has easy access to. Whether you are driving to office or dropping of your children at the school, cars have More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

7 Considerations If You’re Starting a Business While Married

Starting a business is a major life decision, so while you’re thinking about this bold new direction in your life, you may be tempted to make other life decisions—in other areas of your life. For example, if More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Is Uber a Taxi Company or Not? The EU’s Top Court Will Decide

Photographer: Akos Stiller/Bloomberg Uber Technologies Inc. is set to reach the end of the road in a legal battle over a question that’s reached the European Union’s top court — is the world’s most More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 15th, 2017

The Power of Vulnerability Introduces a New Kind of Leadership

There’s an interesting new book for small business owners looking for fresh ideas on how to lead. Although it might sound counter-intuitive at first, The Power of Vulnerability makes a strong argument that effective More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 1st, 2017

Why the big four asked for a parliamentary inquiry into banking

The banks have themselves called for an inquiry into banking and financial services. AAP The major Australian banks are following familiar public relations tactics in requesting a parliamentary commission of More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, November 24th, 2017

Stocks Off To A Cautious Start, IT Stocks Advance

The stock market made a sedate cautious today as the benchmark Sensex rose marginally, led by buying in realty, IT and healthcare stocks. Positive Asian cues also supported the markets. The 30-share index traded More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

It’s a historic century for Kerala’s sanctum of higher education

Even as a revolution raged in faraway Russia in the winter of 1917, the then kingdom of Travancore in the southwestern corner of India was sowing the seeds of a revolution of of another kind — in the field More...