Indian Business and Share Market News Analysis&Opinion

MONEY

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Share buyback, Tata sons

Did top boss Chandrasekaran just swing share buyback in Tata Sons' favour?

The move benefits the freshly-minted chairman’s new love the most - and it's not TCS.

MONEY

 |   Long-form
Cashless Economy, Demonetisation, Digital India

Why we can't hurry into Digital India, leaving the poor behind

Building inclusive digital economies requires the collective action of governments, industry, financiers and civil society.

MONEY

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Fmcg, Patanjali

Tax-exempt status to Patanjali is a slap on the face of other FMCG players

How can it be a level playing field when Baba Ramdev gets undue backing from the government?

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Income Tax, GST, GST council

Why delayed GST is as disruptive for economy as demonetisation

If the central government is credited for bringing this legislation, then it has to be criticised for failure to meet deadlines.

MONEY

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Budget Session, GST council

Good news: Contentious GST issues get resolved

The council has cleared 57 matters raised so far, along with the states' compensation law.

MONEY

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NR Narayana Murthy, Vishal Sikka, Infosys

How Infosys, Tata clashes play out in India Inc's new Kurukshetra

A hankering for transparency and the inability of founders to let go are at the heart of corporate wars.

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PSU Banks, Loans, RBI

How RBI can make loans cheaper for us

Most public sector banks are under great stress of heavy credit costs and low loan growth.

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Infosys, Cyrus Mistry, Tata sons, India Inc

7 boardroom break-ups that have rattled India Inc

From Tata-Mistry spat to the recent Infosys episode, these estrangements have ended up costing shareholders in the past one year.

MONEY

 |  Retrofit |  5-minute read
Jobs, Narendra Modi, Budget 2017

Modi-Jaitley must be commended for Budget 2017. Now, create jobs

Measures for generating employment cannot wait for the next Budget as that would be too late.

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