Petroleum and natural gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, in an email interview with Anilesh S. Mahajan, explains Indias energy diplomacy, strategy for renewable energy, new policies for attracting capital and attempt to unshackle the public sector oil giants. First, the Income Tax Return (ITR) form was called 'Saral' (easy). Then
in 2011/12, it was renamed 'Sahaj' (together), implying getting all
information in one place.
Long-Term Bet Star India has paid a staggering Rs 16,347.5 crore for the IPL rights
and is known to have increased its ad rate by 20-25 per cent as it needs
to earn Rs 54 crore per match to be profitable.
Waste Not, Want Not The parliamentary panel scrutinising the expenditure plans of the
Department of Food and Public Distribution in the Union Budget 2018/19
made an interesting observation.
No Confidence The economy might be showing signs of improvement, but consumer
confidence in the metros has actually dipped, according to a RBI survey
MoEngage: AI-Powered Marketing Platform The Bengaluru-based start-up enables marketers to target customers with the help of machine learning.
The Global Race to Levy Tax on Data India will have to walk a tightrope to collect taxes from foreign firms that bring innovative services.
Nobody Wants The bestsellers routinely grab headlines, but sometimes it is good to
look at the cars that are at the bottom of the sales charts.
Gaming the System Promoters who default are taking advantage of new IBC provisions and misusing them to escape action under older laws. With its compact size and elegant design, Google Home, in white and grey, blends perfectly with the home decor.
Class Apart Nokia 8 Sirocco is a fine piece of hardware crafted from a single piece of stainless steel.
Insomniacs, Wake Up! Erratic sleeping patterns may be inevitable, but with a few lifestyle changes, their adverse impact on health can be minimised, if not eliminated.
The Green-Eyed Monster What to do when you're overcome with envy.
The Good Life Whats new and trending in the world of luxury
Draw the Line How to limit apps from exploiting your personal data.
The Age of Mind Reading Is nothing private anymore? Neurotechnology has us believe so. The 2017/18 data clearly shows that new investments are drying up. Revived projects also leave much to be desired
India's Unhappy Farmers Opting for C2 costs works for both farmers and the government. In a little over three years, Lisa Su, 48, President and CEO of Advanced
Micro Devices (AMD), has changed the fortunes of the semiconductor
company that develops computer processors and related technologies for
business and consumer markets.
Spreading Tentacles Chinese e-commerce companies are making inroads in India.
Spring in the Air Business confidence jumps for the second consecutive quarter despite business leaders' scepticism about future economic reforms, finds the latest Business Today-C fore Business Confidence Survey.
Speed Breakers Though E-way bill has crossed the first hurdle of technical glitches, on-ground issues remain a major bottleneck.
Global Dreams Siddhartha Lal wants Bullet to do what no Indian auto brand has done before - Conquer the world
Thrust and Parry How company boards can tackle the increasing activism of minority shareholders. Leisure travel in India is set to witness a new boom as millennials get ready to splurge. The hospitality industry remains optimistic about the future, despite the hiccups during GST implementation.
The Mice Factor The meetings, incentives, conventions and exhibitions segment in the hospitality sector is growing fast in India, but still has a long way to go.
Beyond Bookings Hotel room aggregators are doing much more than selling room inventory.
High Hopes With occupancy hitting a decade high, hoteliers believe an upturn is in sight; but the early signs are far from conclusive. "A leader should inspire people to dream and create the right environment for them to grow and evolve" Recent economic data shows that the Indian economy has put the
disruptions caused by the demonetisation of specified banknotes in
November 2016 and the introduction of the Goods and Services Tax in July
2017 firmly behind it. A window into the art and science of investing and succeeding in India.
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