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Apr 14, 2018
1971 vs 2011: Time to question governments specifying census year for finance commissionsThe terms of reference (ToR)of the first six Finance Commissions did not make any mention of population data at all.
Mar 22, 2018
Parliament clears key laws promising Rs 20-lakh tax free gratuity, more than 12 days maternity leaveThe amendment to the payment of gratuity law comes in the backdrop of Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017 enhancing the maximum maternity leave period to 26 weeks.
Mar 20, 2018
7.5% growth not enough to employ 1.2 cr people joining India’s workforce every year: Raghuram RajanRaghuram Rajan said there were some headwinds in the aftermath of structural reforms and the government was on its way to resolve these issues.
Mar 07, 2018
You can buy only 92 sq metres for $1 mn in Mumbai, ranking it 16 among top 20 costliest cities globally: Knight Frank reportMumbai ranks in the top 20 with Delhi at 22nd and Bengaluru at 26th positions respectively in terms of wealth alone
Mar 05, 2018
Italy election: Gains by populist, far-right parties could result in hung Parliament as anger against immigration dominates pollsA surge for populist and far-right parties in Italy's election could result in a hung Parliament with a right-wing alliance likely to win the most votes but no majority.
Mar 01, 2018
Economy will inch towards 8% growth in FY19 and onwards, says Pranab MukherjeeTo sustain such a growth rate for the longer term, the country will need to address issues like employability for the youth and boosting the rural economy.
Feb 23, 2018
Assam influx: General Bipin Rawat's larger message is inclusive; to attribute political motives to it is absurdTo say that General Bipin Rawat should have refrained from mentioning the names of political parties does not imply that the issue that raised by him is unimportant.
Feb 12, 2018
Mumbai 12th richest city globally with total wealth at $950 bn; New York tops listMumbai, also features among the top 10 cities in terms of billionaire population.
Feb 07, 2018
UN chief Antonio Guterres says 68 million girls may face genital mutilation by 2030UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres is warning that without accelerated action 68 million girls could be subjected to female genital mutilation by 2030.
Feb 04, 2018
Maharashtra adds 13.6 lakh voters since 2014 Assembly election; takes total to 8.49 croreMaharashtra has added more than 13.6 lakh voters since the last Assembly elections in 2014, taking the total number of electors to nearly 8.49 crore