Business Today Archive December 26, 2010 Issue

Edition: December 26, 2010

Your life is not cheap, but term policies are. They make the best sense if you are looking for peace of mind.
The rapid income expansion in small towns and villages is pushing retailers to tap opportunities away from the big cities.
Editor's Note
The good news is that India's banks are trying to achieve more of that financial inclusion, and that they have grown quietly and steadily even during - and despite - the global meltdown.
Deal Watch
Energy and environment solutions provider Thermax acquired Danish boiler and waste heat recovery systems maker Danstoker A/S and its German subsidiary Omnical Kessel for Rs 187 crore ($41.4 million).
The book is a drab rendering of an exciting story, says Shamni Pande.
Starring Montek Singh Ahluwalia, Deputy Chairman, Planning Commission; R.H. Patil and H. Patil, Jalgaon farmers; Tomasso Cavalli, Promoter, Roberto Cavalli Vodka; Y.V. Reddy, Former RBI Governor; Prasoon Joshi, Executive Chairman, McCann Erickson Worldgroup India; Anshul Singhal, President, Commercial, JSW Severfield Structures
Leadership Spotlight
The CEO of STAR India Uday Shankar talks about what works for him.
The fastest expanding business in the Indian accounting fraternity revolves around fraud. Fraud is ballooning so fast in corporate India that audit firms cannot keep pace.
Industrial growth will moderate but the economic recovery will now be driven by agriculture and services.
More firms adopt flexible work hours to secure talent and improve productivity but mindsets remain the challenge.
Pester Power (BT cover, December 12) is a vivid account of the consumerist culture casting its spell on our children and teenagers.
This issue we review Samsung's answer camera to the iPad and the new Apple notebook
Speakers screwed into a bulb holder and connected without wires. Welcome to 3D sound courtesy Snap Networks.
Systemic corruption in India can be fixed by making public servants accountable, argues Nagarajan Vittal.

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