Odisha’s fiscal reforms on right track: International Monetary Fund

A team led by Deputy Director, Asia-Pacific Department of International Monetary Fund Anne Marie Gulde will be showcasing the success of Odisha as a model for other states.

published on : 12th November 2019

Caste Hindus stalling building of community hall in Pollachi?

Receiving the grievance petition, the Collector assured that he look into the matter soon.

published on : 12th November 2019

New oil field found with over 50 billion barrels: Iran's president

In an official announcement in the desert city of Yazd, Rouhani said the field was located in Iran's southern Khuzestan province, home to its crucial oil industry.

published on : 10th November 2019

How Bollywood's answer to lack of equal opportunity 'Bala' failed dark-skinned actors

Casting based on popularity alone becomes even more unfair when an integral part of the movie revolves around discrimination and lack of equal opportunity.

published on : 9th November 2019

IMF wants Indian government to be more credible, transparent on fiscal numbers

Fiscal stimulus is not possible to revive the sagging growth due to the relatively high level of public debt compared to the emerging economy peers, she said.

published on : 7th November 2019

Fighting social discrimination with Uber

For the study, the team of researchers interviewed 111 Uber drivers from Hyderabad for the study titled, ‘India’s “Uber Wallah”: Profiling Uber Drivers in the Gig Economy’. 

published on : 5th November 2019

Fiscal deficit touches 93%; tax collection a concern

The collection was 39.4 per cent of the budget target in the same period last fiscal.

published on : 1st November 2019

Students cash in on Amazon discount code glitch

A student said the deal was like an addictive game as they tried to get whatever they could find for five pounds.

published on : 29th October 2019

Dalits forced to navigate sewage line to rest in peace

While the caste Hindus use the Karl Marx Nagar-Gandhi Nagar route to take the bodies to the burial ground, the Dalits are not allowed to do the same.

published on : 29th October 2019

Discoms to benefit from solar panels: Study

The study is aimed at giving a push to the Aam Aadmi Party government’s ‘Mukhyamantri Solar Power Scheme’.

published on : 25th October 2019

Ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn wants case dismissed over 'prosecutor misconduct'

Ghosn's lawyers alleged that a 'secret task force' at Nissan was created to 'drum up allegations of wrongdoing by Mr Ghosn as a pretext to remove him.'

published on : 24th October 2019

Travel goals: 49-year-old Kerala woman discovers India on son’s motorbike

The mother-son duo have already covered more than 16,000km across 18 states in India, and also visited neighbouring countries like Nepal and Bhutan.

published on : 23rd October 2019

Online, offline retailers’ spat over discounts peak

CAIT said due to predatory pricing by e-commerce firms, trade-in retail mobile sector has dropped by 60 per cent and other sectors have seen 30-40 per cent fall.

published on : 23rd October 2019

Rafael Nadal marries partner of 14 years Xisca Perello in Mallorca

Nadal, the 19-time grand slam champion, tied the knot with 31-year-old Perello at La Fortaleza, with a reported 350 guests invited to a private ceremony. 

published on : 20th October 2019

Caste in Tamil cinema, a story in four acts

While the movie 'Asuran' has started a discussion on how Tamil cinema has handled the reality of caste, Kollywood seems to have four eras of portraying caste.

published on : 20th October 2019
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