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Builders dangle freebies to lure premium home buyers

Published on 29-Mar-2015

India's debt-laden property developers are turning to deep discounts, free parking spots and even gimmicks like gifts of gold coins...

'This role is about tech in the broader sense'

Published on 29-Mar-2015
Tata Group's first chief technology officer (CTO) Gopichand Katragadda

Tata Group's first chief technology officer (CTO) Gopichand Katragadda recently sat down for an interaction with Deccan Herald's Benny...

Will CRR make the cut where repo failed to charm?

Published on 29-Mar-2015

Even after two rounds of surprise repo rate cuts outside the regular cycle on January 15 and March 4 by the Reserve Bank of India......

Time to fix the fuzzy math of fixed price contracts

Published on 22-Mar-2015

Information technology (IT) outsourcing contracts are traditionally of two types - time-and-materials (T&M) and fixed price...

'ABS is the cornerstone of big progress in safety'

Published on 22-Mar-2015
WABCO Chairman and CEO Jacques Esculier. DH Photo by umesh m avvannvar.

WABCO, a global supplier of technologies that improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, demonstrated its advanced safety technologies...

The solar way to 100% power access in India

Published on 22-Mar-2015

India, with an installed generating capacity of around 256 gigawatts (gW), is presently the world's third largest producer of electricity...

Citigroup makes a roaring revival on Wall Street

Published on 15-Mar-2015
careful watch: The growth of Citigroup's investment bank and its derivatives business has worried specialists supporting tougher regulations. AP Photo.

Citigroup's Wall Street operations took the bank to the brink seven years ago. But now, in a little-noticed revival, Citigroup's...

US judge puts Argentina on notice

Published on 15-Mar-2015
An aerial view of Argentina's capital Buenos Aires. For Citigroup, the judge's decision pits the bank against the South  American country once again, placing it in a situation that it has compared with having a gun held to its head.

A New York judge at the centre of a multi-year battle between Argentina and a group of hedge funds has dug in his heels...

Estranged partner says Virgin stole his idea to upend cruise industry

Published on 15-Mar-2015
Richard Branson

When Richard Branson, the entrepreneurial billionaire, announced the formation of Virgin Cruises in December, he promised...

Will Indian generic pharma players live up to their billing?

Published on 08-Mar-2015

Compared with many other industries in the country, save for the software industry, the Indian pharmaceutical sector's performance...

Photo Gallery
People being rescued from their homes after flood water entered into their houses...

People being rescued from their homes after flood water entered into their houses...

Sunny Leone and Jay Bhanushali during the promotion of their forthcoming film 'Leela-Ek Paheli'...

Sunny Leone and Jay Bhanushali during the promotion of their forthcoming film 'Leela-Ek Paheli'...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Tarak Janubhai Mehta ...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Tarak Janubhai Mehta ...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Arunima Sinha during Padma Awards 2015 function...

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Padma Shri to Arunima Sinha during Padma Awards 2015 function...

Manohar Parrikar reviews an honor guard upon his arrival at Defense Ministry in Tokyo...

Manohar Parrikar reviews an honor guard upon his arrival at Defense Ministry in Tokyo...

Gray Heron bird seen at Madiwala Lake in Bengaluru...

Gray Heron bird seen at Madiwala Lake in Bengaluru...

Mumbai Indians' players Unmukt Chand and Parthiv Patel with the team's head coach Ricky Ponting...

Mumbai Indians' players Unmukt Chand and Parthiv Patel with the team's head coach Ricky Ponting...

Villagers try to pull the bodies of victims from the rubble after a hillside collapsed ...

Villagers try to pull the bodies of victims from the rubble after a hillside collapsed ...

Villagers watch the rescue operation at the site of a damaged house after a hillside collapsed...

Villagers watch the rescue operation at the site of a damaged house after a hillside collapsed...

A resident looks on as waters rise...

A resident looks on as waters rise...

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