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Nifty likely to head towards 10,600; 3 stocks which could give up to 22% return in 6 months

The Nifty gapped up above last five session’s narrow trading range to signal resumption of the upward momentum after the brief consolidation near the recent breakout area of 10,170. The higher base building process above the recent breakout area and the upper band of the last three months consolidation range provided the platform for the continuation of the upward momentum ... Read More »

20 More Platforms for Workers in the Gig Economy

The gig economy has been defined as part-time, temporary and freelance jobs. And though it might sound like the kind of thing that would most interest college students on summer break, it is projected half of the working U.S. population will move into the gig economy within the next five years. The stats are pretty much the same globally where the digital ... Read More »

Demonetisation: Economy shaken, GDP hurt, trust in govt undermined

NEW DELHI: While the immediate impact of demonetisation was seen in the long queues outside ATMs and felt through acute cash shortage, its anniversary is an appropriate vantage point to assess the less visible and generalised effect on the economy of what was easily the most disruptive measure post-Independence. The difficulty in making a cost-benefit analysis is that the move was not purely economic, ... Read More »

Tata Group in talks to acquire Bharti Airtel’s DTH business: Sources

After merging their consumer mobile operations, Tata Group and Bharti Enterprises are now reportedly in talks to merge their DTH (direct to home) businesses. The two companies are also exploring other options like merging Airtel DTH business with Tata Sky. The talks have entered due diligence stage and would take at least a couple of months before being finalised. If ... Read More »

How to generate 20 potential business ideas in 10 minutes

Just because you haven’t been struck with inspiration yet doesn’t mean you can’t start a business. If you’re looking for a business idea , here’s some reassuring advice: It doesn’t have to be revolutionary. You don’t have to think up the next Amazon or Paypal or LinkedIn. In fact, the best place to start is with the things you already know. That’s according to ... Read More »

Bank of Baroda is said to be probed in South Africa over Guptas

Bank of Baroda, which is the only lender in South Africa still offering services to companies linked to the Guptas, is seeking a court order that will allow it to close the accounts. Photo: Mint Johannesburg: India’s Bank of Baroda is being investigated by South Africa’s central bank over money held for companies controlled by the politically connected Gupta family, according ... Read More »

U.S. economy loses 33,000 jobs after hurricanes, first decline in seven years. But unemployment falls to 4.2 percent

Widespread flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey in La Grange, Tex. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman/AP) The U.S. economy lost 33,000 jobs in the aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma last month, the first decline since September 2010. The unemployment rate declined slightly to 4.2 percent, the lowest since February 2001. Analysts had been expecting job growth to slump in September after the one-two punch ... Read More »

‘Godwoman’ Radhe Maa Spotted In Police Officer’s Chair, Probe Ordered

NEW DELHI:  Amid controversies circling self-declared gurus, “godwoman” Radhe Maa is on camera lording it over Delhi policemen who are now in big trouble. An officer is being investigated after a photograph showing the so-called spiritual leader sitting in his chair surfaced on social media. Another policeman seen singing with her has been suspended. Four more cops have been transferred. In ... Read More »

News LIVE: BJP President Amit Shah urges an end to communism in India

India is expected to retain its position as the top remittances receiving country, with its diaspora set to pump in a whopping USD 65 billion in the year 2017, the World Bank said on Tuesday. Ahead of the annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, a report issued by the global lender said that remittances, which ... Read More »

The past 24 hours in Trump-Russia news, explained

In the past 24 hours, a few big news stories have emerged that shed new light on the scope and sophistication of Russia’s interference in American politics in 2016 and potential connections to the Trump administration. First, in an exclusive report, Foreign Policy revealed that Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya met with Russia-friendly Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) just two months before she met ... Read More »