• ENTREPRENEURS
    Opinion | Art can teach entrepreneurs how to deal with shame

    The saints of prey love a good suicide. They feed on it by assigning their own malady of interest as the cause of death. Dalit—oppression; Brahmin engineering student—academic pressure; farmer—debt and capitalism; Assamese—the National Register of Citizens. A rich Indian upper-caste middle-aged male is among the few who are allowed to kill themselves out of […]

  • NEWS
    Opening bell | Asian markets open lower; Cipla, Oil India in news

    Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Asian stocks fall on crude oil prices Asian markets opened lower. Stocks fell as falling oil pricesweighed on energy shares. Over the weekend, US stocks closed in green. S&P 500 gained 0.39% to 2,213 points. Demonetisation crushes earnings revival hopes Corporate earnings that were poised for a consumption-fuelled take-off on the back […]

  • News in numbers | Ola to cut up to 1,000 jobs because of TaxiForSure shutdown

    Ola has been trying to raise funds to take on cash-rich Uber, which can now devote more time and resources to India after having sold its China operations to Didi Chuxing. Photo: Mint 700 – 1,000 What is it? The number of jobs cab-hailing aggregator Ola will layoff as a result of shutting down TaxiForSure […]

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    years of NDA | setting the level for a begin-up state

    picture: PTI New Delhi: understanding that it’s difficult to create sufficient jobs in set up manufacturing sectors, thecountry wide Democratic Alliance (NDA) government during the last years seems to have adopted amore pragmatic route—promote new-age corporations so that the Gen-X becomes task creators than seekers. while the united states of america is seeing a begin-up […]