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Budget 2014: Jaitley brings cheer to real estate sector with REITS

Jul 10, 2014

Budget 2014: Jaitley brings cheer to real estate sector with REITS

The passing through of the tax liability to investors is significant as it removes double taxation and allows investors to plan their taxes. #ConnectTheDots #Arun Jaitley #Real estate #REITS #Knight Frank India #Budget 2014
Solar rooftops: A bright answer to Delhi's power woes or just a passing eclipse?

Jul 09, 2014

Solar rooftops: A bright answer to Delhi's power woes or just a passing eclipse?

With the BJP giving due emphasis to promoting solar energy in its pre-poll manifesto, now that it has formed the new government, there is an increasing clamour from solar industry stakeholders to promote solar rooftop generation. #coal #power generation #ConnectTheDots #electricity #power cuts #NCR #Delhi power crisis
Promises, promises: Can Modi sarkaar deliver on railway budget?

Jul 09, 2014

Promises, promises: Can Modi sarkaar deliver on railway budget?

Doubts were also expressed if the method of fund raising for the railways through FDI and PPP may not work at all. #Economy #Narendra Modi #ConnectTheDots #Indian Railways #Sadananda Gowda #Freight rate #Bullet Train #Railway Budget 2014
Rangarajan report: Why it cannot be completely written off

Jul 08, 2014

Rangarajan report: Why it cannot be completely written off

While the BJP had strongly criticised the Tendulkar committee report, this new report does not make much of a difference as Rs 47 is a shockingly low amount. #Poverty #ConnectTheDots #Government #Subsidies #Rangarajan Report #schemes #Tendulkar Committee report
Iraq crisis: Emboldened Kurd secession bid faces major hurdles

Jul 07, 2014

Iraq crisis: Emboldened Kurd secession bid faces major hurdles

One of the biggest obstacles to Kurdish secession is money, with oil revenues from areas they control insufficient to pay for the region's numerous civil servants, and future revenues in doubt because of objections from Baghdad, which considers independent Kurdish energy exports to be illegal. #ConnectTheDots #Iran #Turkey #Iraq #Recep Tayyip Erdogan #Kurds #islamic-state #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #ISIL #Kurdish autonomous region #Kurdish secession #Massud Barzani #Anathema

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Why new interest rate futures contracts will be a hit among investors

Jan 21, 2014

Why new interest rate futures contracts will be a hit among investors

The IRF 2014 version opened on the NSE on 21 January and is clocking volumes of over Rs 400 crore in about initial two hours of trading. The IRF will open on the BSE on 28 January. Volumes are likely to shoot up as the IRF trades on all exchanges. #Sensex #nifty #govt bonds #Interest rate #ConnectTheDots #Benchmark bond #BSE #NSE #FII #IRF
In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jan 12, 2014

In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

The Americans grossly misjudged and miscalculated the response of India, ignoring the fact that Washington chose to up its ante at a time when general elections are less than four months away and no government in New Delhi could have politically afforded to take the American affront lying low. #United States #Barack Obama #diplomacy #ConnectTheDots #Preet Bharara #Nisha Desai Biswal #United Nation #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #India-US diplomacy #Diplomat arrest row

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In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jul 07, 2014

Volunteers work to protect California historic site from looters

Kim Preston lodged her walking stick against a steep slope of crumbled granite dotted with dusty lupine, and began her descent...
In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jul 03, 2014

Transportation Department strengthens pet safety rule

DOT to require airlines to share more information on pet death...
In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jul 02, 2014

Has North Korea's ship come in? Proposal may reopen Pyongyang's ties to Japan, if just a crack

The barbecues are all fired up along the jetty and the beach is dotted with sunbathers...