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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019
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The Trump economy is going gangbusters (and even liberal economists are starting to admit it)

Last week it was reported that the U.S. economy expanded by 2.9 percent in 2018, when measured from the 2017 annual level to the 2018 annual level. By a different metric, one that measures from the fourth quarter More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, March 2nd, 2019
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Take control of your finances and save 80% on a lifetime subscription to Kualto

Sound financial planning doesn’t come to us all naturally. With Kualto Money Management, however, anyone can maintain their finances and plan for future wealth. A lifetime subscription to this popular service More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, February 17th, 2019
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Google is reportedly hiding behind shell companies to scoop up tax breaks and land

Should local communities have the right to know before a big tech company moves in? Should they be able to protest before city planners offer those companies millions or even billions of dollars in incentives? More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, February 1st, 2019
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How Infra.Market Is Using Tech to Bring The Unorganized Real Estate and Construction Materials Industry Online

“I could either watch it happen or be a part of it.” — Elon Musk With a similar motivation to be a part of something bigger than themselves, Aaditya Sharda and Souvik Sengupta founded Infra.Market, a B2B More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, January 29th, 2019
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Investment opportunities for Chinese companies in pulses and livestock

This month the Ethiopian Embassy in Beijing organized an “Ethiopia-China Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Sellers-Buyers Matchmaking Seminar” on January 11 and a few days later in Hohhot, capital of the autonomous More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, January 28th, 2019
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Income Support Schemes And The Butterfly Effect

Can the flap of a butterfly’s wings in one dimension set off a tornado elsewhere, asked Edward Lorenz, American mathematician and meteorologist. The idea, called the ‘Butterfly Effect,’ in popular culture More...

By Loknath Das On Sunday, January 20th, 2019
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In 4 years, banks fined you more than what Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi owe them

Of course, you have heard the name Vijay Mallya. The liquor baron who once had a majority stake in United Beverages, the face of Kingfisher Airline and Royal Challengers Bangalore, and a host of other things? Aaah! More...

By Loknath Das On Monday, December 24th, 2018
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14 years of MS Dhoni: World T20, World Cup and other conquests

After a few years of waiting in the wings, MS Dhoni’s international career began in Chittagong, a few months after he blasted a couple of centuries for India A in Nairobi in 2004. If not coming from any powerhouse More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 14th, 2018
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China’s currency moves will be the best measure of how well trade talks are going between the US and China

The way China’s currency moves against the dollar could be the best measure of how well U.S.-Chinese trade talks are proceeding. Strategists say the fact the renminbi, also known as the yuan, has steadied More...

By Loknath Das On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
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Private equity firms are making bigger and bolder investments In India

PE funds are now increasingly investing in buyouts, cutting bigger cheques and snapping up larger stakes in target companies. In August, $1.6 billion worth of PE transactions took place across 50 deals with buyout More...