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Your favourite food just a click away

Craving for banana chips and plum cakes from Malabar Chips and Omana Paul cakes, or aromatic saffron from Kashmir, or Roopak masala from Delhi’s Karol Bagh?

8 hours ago

Your favourite  food, just a click away

Cakes from Flurys, tea from Palanoor or gajak from Indore - this portal delivers food from across the country at your doorstep

9 hours ago

Favourite food from across India, just a click away

Craving for banana chips and plum cakes from Malabar Chips, or aromatic saffron from Kashmir or Roopak masala from Delhi’s Karol Bagh, www.placeoforigin.in is where you will find these and several oth

9 hours ago

Bill seeks to cap wedding spend

An unusual Bill that Parliament is likely to take in the next session has sent India’s `1 lakh-crore wedding industry into a tizzy.

19 Feb 2017

Modi’s pet project has many takers, but no givers

The amount disbursed under the Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency scheme saw a steep decline this year.

12 Feb 2017

Real estate to get a facelift under new law

Real estate companies, both residential and commercial, expect the sector to grow significantly after the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA) takes effect.

12 Feb 2017

Distressed railway porters look up to Budget 2017 with cautious optimism

Railway sahayaks are pessimistic about coming under the ambit of social security and are looking at the upcoming Budget with mixed hopes.

31 Jan 2017

Infra sector pins hopes on fiscal stimulus

With the de-legalisation of high-denomination currency crippling growth, the infrastructure sector would need a fresh round of fiscal stimulus to put growth back on track.

30 Jan 2017

India’s investment abroad soars, but still behind China

India’s outward foreign direct investment (OFDI) rose 32 percent in December 2016 to $2,488.14 million from 1,887.21 million in the same period in the previous year.

27 Jan 2017

Saving firms from tech-savvy millennials

A rise in cases of insider trading, hacking, violation of privacy and stealing of data for private and commercial use makes Forcepoint a very important point of reference for companies who want to red

26 Jan 2017

IT sector looks up to budget 2017 to show the way forward

The $143-billion IT/IT-enabled services sector is going through a paradigm shift on the back of increased commoditisation of traditional services and adoption of digital technologies.

24 Jan 2017

India’s external debt position improving, shows World Bank data

India’s long-term external debt for 2017 is $392,483 million and short-term debt stands at $81,562 million.

24 Jan 2017

States behind on rural job scheme wages, plagued by unfair practices

West Bengal leads the pack with un-paid payments worth a whopping Rs 15,783.38 lakh, pending since July 2016.

18 Jan 2017

Selling in silent mode

Mutual fund agents are up against Sebi’s proposed move to bar them from giving recommendation to clients about what financial products to invest in; experts say the regulator’s idea is good but diffic

16 Jan 2017

Incentive cut angers uber drivers

As the strike in Hyderabad intensifies against the mobile-app based cab operators Ola and Uber, drivers in Bengaluru are voicing similar complaints.

09 Jan 2017