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News Live: Godrej Agrovet IPO draws heavy demand, oversubscribed 95 times

Top Headlines:1. The GST Council announces steps to ease compliance burden on small businesses 2. Anti-nuclear campaign ICAN wins 2017 Nobel Peace Prize 3. Aadhaar now mandatory for post office deposits, PPF, and National Savings Certificate 4. Devalue rupee or provide stimulus: India faces difficult choices in bid to boost growth 5. Despite cut, Moody’s says fuel rate 2.5 times of Singapore benchmark ... Read More »

Raghuram Rajan Pens Book On RBI Stint In ‘Turbulent Times’

New Delhi: Raghuram Rajan explains economic concepts and talks of issues like tolerance and connection between political freedom and prosperity in his new book, which is a collection of essays and speeches during his stint as RBI head. When Rajan took charge as governor of the Reserve Bank of India in September 2013, the rupee was in free fall, inflation ... Read More »

The Last 10 Times an American Small Business Set a Guinness World Record

Small businesses are capable of accomplishing big things — even the biggest. In the last year and a half, 10 small businesses across the United States and Puerto Rico were able to call themselves a Guiness World Records record breaker. Guinness World Records told Small Business Trends in the last year, 800 companies — large and small — have set or ... Read More »

‘Hard Brexit’ could cost 66 billion pounds a year – Times

The United Kingdom could lose up to 66 billion pounds a year under a “hard Brexit”, The Times reported citing leaked government papers. GDP could fall by as much 9.5 percent if Britain leaves the European Union compared with if it stays within the union, The Times reported. The 66-billion-pound figure was in a draft cabinet committee paper which was ... Read More »

Banks to auction Kingfisher, ‘Fly the Good Times’ trademarks

The airlines had pledged the trademarks as collateral with banks at the time of taking loans from them After a failed attempt to sell Kingfisher House, erstwhile headquarters of Vijay Mallya’s defunct carrier, lenders will auction the trademarks of the airline, including for ‘Kingfisher’ logo and once-famous ‘Fly the Good Times’ tagline on April 30. The reserve price for the ... Read More »