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Rajgopal Nidamboor
Mind synthesis and resonance

The brain — the hub of our sentient consciousness and understanding — expresses and unites every activity of our conscious awareness.

Sangeetha G.
Irdai delinks personal accident cover from 3rd party motor insurance

It will no longer be mandatory for owner-drivers of vehicles to buy a personal accident cover bundled with the motor cover as stipulated earlier by the insurance regulator.

Michael Gonsalves
Tepid demand forces carmakers to slash production 21%

Passenger vehicle manufacturers across brands in India, including market leader Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai, have cut production sharply by 21 per cent to adjust to slowing demand.

Gautam Datt
Congress upsets BJP applecart in stronghold

The end of electoral victory drought in the Congress might have revived hope for the party to pose a stiff challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2019 but it would be naïve to assume that the

Ritwik Mukherjee
Bangur family feud gets murky

The feud in the Kolkata-based SK Bangur family is getting increasingly nastier and murkier by the day.

Sangeetha G.
Industry watchers concerned about fast MFI growth in eastern region

The micro finance sector in the eastern states of India has recorded fastest growth in the past two years, transforming the region from one with least share of NBFC MFI loans to one with the highes

Gautam Datt
Rahul-led Cong in revival mode

Clear victories in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan and a cliffhanger battle in Madhya Pradesh have revived the fortunes of the Congress president Rahul Gandhi who has strengthened his credentials as the

Sangeetha G.
G&J exports to US to grow 10-15% this year

Better GDP growth, employment rate and consumption expenditure in the US is expected to support 10 to 15 per cent growth in gems and jewellery exports to the market this year against a flat growth

Ritwik Mukherjee
Indywood aims to turn India into global animation hub

Armed with a report prepared by KPMG, Sharjah-headquartered Aries Group promoted by Kerala-born NRI businessman Sohan Roy, is gearing up to turn films into the biggest and the most effective brand

Michael Gonsalves
Continental to start production at Pune factory in 2020

German technology company Continental is setting up a factory in Pune with an initial investment of Rs 180 crore to manufacture premium surface materials for the automotive industry in 2020.

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