August 11, 2016 10:44 AM IST
The Ocean of the Churn by Sanjeev Sanyal discusses an urgent need to revisit the history of a vastly complex and populous region, the Indian ocean region.
- July 20, 2016 07:58 AM IST
Commenting on the development, DEN Networks Chairman and MD Sameer Manchanda said, "Under his able leadership, Den will scale greater heights in times to come. Den's cable TV partners and associates are all geared up to work in perfect coordination to adopt new systems and technologies for better monetisation of investments."
- April 28, 2016 12:42 PM IST
It will be a joint mission by SICCI and the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) as a follow up to a number of successful Singapore ventures in India in June, including the master plan of Andhra Pradesh's new capital city of Amaravati.
- June 10, 2015 08:23 PM IST
According to Ram Mohan, the inability to harness employee talent, outsized executive pay, and ineffective boards have become all too pervasive today and threaten the very existence of companies
- January 28, 2015 07:00 PM IST
Thanks to fall in international commodity prices, inflation has come down in Indian economy. However more steps are required in this direction.
- January 28, 2015 06:47 PM IST
Empowerment of market regulators can be the first step in the direction of capital market reform, since a vibrant capital market is necessary to propel business growth.
- January 28, 2015 06:43 PM IST
As the fall in crude oil prices have set the stage right for a cut in subsidies, government has taken steps in the right direction by opting for direct benefit transfer.
- January 28, 2015 06:36 PM IST
PSU banks may see a sea change in near future as steps such as letting banks decide their hiring policies, infusing capital or tackling wilful defaults.
- January 28, 2015 06:29 PM IST
Government has made definite progress on the goods and services tax (GST) and it will be rolled out from April 1, 2016.
- January 28, 2015 06:25 PM IST
the economy needs to create 12 million jobs every year only to keep up with the youth that are entering the workforce.
- January 28, 2015 06:24 PM IST
Finance Minister may announce single window clearances for sectors such as real estate, or even allow automatic FDI in others.
- January 28, 2015 06:15 PM IST
Government need to increase spending on infrastructure because higher growth can be achieved only after addressing weak infrastructure issue.
- January 28, 2015 06:11 PM IST
The government had intended to raise about Rs 58,000 crore through the fiscal (Rs 43,000 through stake dilution in state-run companies and another Rs 15,000 crore by stake sale in in private companies where government has a stake)
- January 28, 2015 06:07 PM IST
Finance Minister should not care so much about the deficit. He should instead use the reverse method: borrow and spend more to boost growth.
- January 24, 2014 05:28 PM IST
Rama Bijapurkar an author speaks to Storyboard about her new book A Never Before World.
- July 18, 2013 11:06 AM IST
The book portrays Spitzer as theorist, politician and lawyer, a man who can develop a big vision of what society should be, link it to nitty-gritty policy minutiae, and deliver it.
- February 04, 2013 03:00 PM IST
What started off as India's first credit rating agency, twenty-five years later has turned into a Rs 8 billion global analytical company providing ratings, research and risk and policy advisory services.
- October 28, 2012 03:42 PM IST
Janice Pariat often wanted to interweave the mundane and the surreal, the apparent reality of daily life with the folkloric and her debut book of stories attempts to portray the way in which many different "realities" co-exist in the northeast, from where she hails.
- August 09, 2012 02:36 PM IST
Writer Andrew Motion, England's former poet laureate, is taking a new generation of readers back to "Treasure Island" in his latest book, which follows the characters from Robert Louis Stevenson's classic adventure.
- July 05, 2012 11:40 AM IST
A television reporter walks out of the newsroom after a spat with her boss, setting out on an impulsive road trip that eventually puts her life back on track.
- June 28, 2012 02:50 PM IST
A former Peace Corps volunteer who views his time in Malawi in the 1960s as the highlight of his life goes back when his marriage falters, only to find the southern African country he remembers has unraveled through poverty and AIDS, or perhaps never existed.
- June 14, 2012 02:40 PM IST
The cryptic title of Akash Kapur's book, "India Becoming," is deliberately ambiguous
- April 19, 2012 02:36 PM IST
Bursting into the US national baseball consciousness in the summer of 1973, a rookie named Joe Castle endears himself to spectators and opposing teams as he smashes records while maintaining his own small town sense of wonder with the game.
- February 23, 2012 05:40 PM IST
"Forgotten Country," Catherine Chung's debut novel, weaves Korean folklore and a host of linked and opposing pairs Korea and the United States, North and South Korea, American born children and their immigrant parents, two very different sisters into a spare, haunting tale of loss, yearning and discovery.
- February 18, 2012 03:20 AM IST
Babe Walker, Twitter's snarky, self-obsessed socialite has produced the definitive guide on how to deal with life's trivial issues in a new novel out this month.