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  • Passive Funds: The sense in Sensex Jan 05, 2011 03:35 PM IST

    Passive Funds: The sense in Sensex

    Passive funds are becoming popular. Find out if they are right for you

  • Afghan government plans extravagant wedding ban Jan 05, 2011 12:58 PM IST

    Afghan government plans extravagant wedding ban

    Extravagant weddings with music and dance were banned by Afghanistan's Taliban as un-Islamic and now the government plans to again rein in lavish marriage celebrations, but this time to stop grooms going broke.

  • Top-of-the-line tuna sells for $400,000 in Japan Jan 05, 2011 12:58 PM IST

    Top-of-the-line tuna sells for $400,000 in Japan

    A bluefin tuna, prized by sushi aficionados as a high-end treat, sold on Wednesday for a record price of nearly USD 400,000 in the year's first auction at Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market.

  • In search of the perfect potato: Mc Donalds in India Jan 05, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    In search of the perfect potato: Mc Donalds in India

    Soon after setting shop in India, McDonalds’ Vikram Bakshi knew he had a problem — the signature French Fries weren’t right. It took him nine years and several experiments to get it right

  • Private Equity: Pricing imagination Jan 05, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Private Equity: Pricing imagination

    The private equity scene has made a decisive turnaround and HNIs are pouring money in decade-long bets.

  • Management tip of the day: Show people your good work Jan 05, 2011 08:09 AM IST

    Management tip of the day: Show people your good work

    Don't hide your light under a bushel. It benefits you to build a strong reputation early on in a new job by making sure people know about your good work, says Harvard Business Review.

  • Online health info popular but often unchecked Jan 04, 2011 06:01 PM IST

    Online health info popular but often unchecked

    The number of people looking for health information online is set to soar as workers return from holiday breaks, but few will check where the information comes from, according to an international survey on Tuesday.

  • Mutual fund: In debt we trust Jan 04, 2011 03:35 PM IST

    Mutual fund: In debt we trust

    Fund managers don’t expect the stock market to sizzle in 2011. That means debt and hybrid funds will steal equity’s thunder

  • Japanese pray for good fortune as working yr starts Jan 04, 2011 03:27 PM IST

    Japanese pray for good fortune as working yr starts

    Thousands of Japanese packed a Tokyo shrine on Tuesday, the first working day of 2011, to pray for better luck and a rebound in the lagging economy just days after ushering in the Year of the Rabbit.

  • Deal boost for Biocon Jan 04, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Deal boost for Biocon

    The firm is looking at partnerships with global pharma majors as a ticket to hasten the launch of its biotech products

  • Saving Tata Nano Jan 04, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Saving Tata Nano

    The fate of the ‘People’s Car’ hangs in balance, with its prospective customers giving it a miss. Now, Tata Motors has mounted a massive rescue act

  • My Paris Jan 04, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    My Paris

    Ashish Sinharoy travels to Paris on work about three times a year and discovers the city in its cafes, street artists and Espresso shots

  • Management tip of the day: Four steps to getting unstuck Jan 04, 2011 08:12 AM IST

    Management tip of the day: Four steps to getting unstuck

    There are some simple steps to help you stop feeling overwhelmed by work and distractions and to restore a sense of calm, and it starts with making a list, says Harvard Business Review.

  • Top 10 stocks Forbes India recommends to invest in 2011 Jan 03, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Top 10 stocks Forbes India recommends to invest in 2011

    Ten stocks that combine high growth potential, healthy profit margins and low price-to-earnings multiples

  • Phone Review: Nokia N8 Jan 03, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Phone Review: Nokia N8

    Nokia N8 may not be the perfect reply to its competition, but it’s a serious alternative.

  • Harsh Agrwal: Indian firms can match up to MNCs Jan 03, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Harsh Agrwal: Indian firms can match up to MNCs

    Emami' s Director tells Forbes india that losing the bid for Paras Pharma is not a setback.

  • Where should you put your money in 2011? Jan 02, 2011 11:49 AM IST

    Where should you put your money in 2011?

    With all of the stimulus coming from the Federal Reserve and the tax-cutting Congress, 2011 should be a banner year for the U.S. economy and your money, right? Unless, of course, a double dip in housing, weak state budgets and persistent lack of hiring dooms everything.

  • Obama's New Year's resolution? Fix the economy Jan 02, 2011 11:49 AM IST

    Obama's New Year's resolution? Fix the economy

    President Barack Obama has set his New Year's resolution high for 2011: repair the struggling U.S. economy.

  • The Neemrana art of resurrection Jan 01, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    The Neemrana art of resurrection

    Aman Nath and Francis Wacziarg talk about restoring heritage buildings and what it takes to create a unique identity in a crowded sphere.

  • Ravi Kiran: We are measured by our billing Jan 01, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Ravi Kiran: We are measured by our billing

    Starcom MediaVest Group's outgoing CEO, South Asia tells Forbes India that in a margins-driven media industry, the focus is on getting the best rate, not on creativity

  • Going Goa Jan 01, 2011 09:35 AM IST

    Going Goa

    The tourism industry had plenty to cheer about in 2010. Not only has there been a surge in domestic travellers, the economy has also moved away from the dreaded R-word. Goa, with its beaches and booze, is the ultimate party destination for most in India

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