• Electric cars you can buy in India by 2020
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    Electric cars you can buy in India by 2020

    The future is electric, like it or not. The Indian government has also laid out a plan to sell only electric cars in India by 2030. However, there is still a lot of work that companies need to do before more electric vehicles can show up on Indian roads. At the moment, there are only two passenger cars

  • 20 highest earning celebrities in Europe
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    20 highest earning celebrities in Europe

    JK Rowling is the highest-paid European celebrity of 2017, according to  Forbes . The  Harry Potter  author earned $95 million (£72 m) in the last 12 months, before taxes and management fees, according to the money magazine. As the highest-paid author in the world, the 52-year-old continues to make more

  • 5 Indian-Americans among America's richest 400
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    5 Indian-Americans among America's richest 400

    Five Indian-Americans feature in the latest Forbes’s list of 400 richest Americans. This year’s list required the individual’s minimum net worth to be at $2 billion for him/her to be included in it. The list is topped by Microsoft’s co-founder Bill Gates for the 24th year in a row. Here are the top 10

  • Best laptops available in India under Rs 35,000
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    Best laptops available in India under Rs 35,000

    Thinking of buying a new laptop? Here’s help to help you choose one that suits your budget, and your personal and professional requirements. Here a list of 11 laptops costing less than Rs 35,000: (We have included only those laptops that have Intel Core i3 Processor (6th Gen) and 4 GB DDR4 RAM). For

  • Coming this festive season: smartphones under Rs 15,000
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    Coming this festive season: smartphones under Rs 15,000

    Diwali is knocking at the door. Mobile phone manufacturers have lined up launches of a series of new smartphones to cash in on the festive mood. Here’s a list of phones that will be launched between Diwali and New Year season. The phones have unique features like 4G technology, 3GB and above RAM, 12

  • Top 10 cars under Rs 5 lakh you can buy this Diwali
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    Top 10 cars under Rs 5 lakh you can buy this Diwali

    Are you planning to buy a car this Diwali? If yes, kindly go through the compiled list of 10 best cars available under Rs 5 lakh. Hope this list would help in choosing the perfect car which suits your budget, family requirements, desired features and specifications. Here is a list of top 10 cars with

  • Top ten most popular countries with tourists
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    Top ten most popular countries with tourists

    The World Economic Forum has come up with a ‘Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report’ that ranks 136 countries on the basis of factors and policies that enable sustainable development of the travel and tourism sector. The four broad parameters considered here are: enabling environment, infrastructure

  • 12 reasons to smile this Diwali
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    12 reasons to smile this Diwali

    With festival of lights just round the corner, everyone is getting into the festive mood. The festivities are also bundled up with lots of good news for the people in the form of discounts, coupons, cash back offers and bonuses. Here’s quick round up of news events that will bring cheer and smile to

  • World's tallest buildings, 2017
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    World's tallest buildings, 2017

    The tallest building in India, Lokhandwala Minerva, is an 82-floor supertall skyscraper under construction in Mumbai. It is likely to be completed in 2018. While this building will be the tallest in India upon completion, pitted against the skyscrapers in the world, it would still be a midget! Here is

  • Kochi, Kanpur witness fastest rise in property prices in the world
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    Kochi, Kanpur witness fastest rise in property prices in the world

    The Knight Frank’s Global Residential Cities Index ranks mainstream residential property prices across 150 cities worldwide. The index has ranked cities in terms of annual percentage change in housing costs from Q2 (April-June) 2016 to Q2 (April-June) 2017. According to the index, Toronto tops the rankings

  • India's top 10 banks by assets in 2017
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    India's top 10 banks by assets in 2017

    A Dun & Bradstreet report on Top Banks 2017 ranks Indian banks by their total assets in the year 2016-17. The asset portion of a bank’s capital includes cash, government securities and interest-earning loans. Here is a list of top 10 banks in terms of their total assets: (In India, the financial year

  • Forbes list of top 10 richest Indians
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    Forbes list of top 10 richest Indians

    Forbes Magazine has released its ‘India Rich List for 2017’. Despite the country’s economic hiccups, the combined net worth of India’s 100 wealthiest stood at a whopping $479 billion, a rise of 26 percent from $374 billion in 2016. Let’s find who has made it to the top order of the list. ( Images: Getty

  • The top 10 most competitive economies in the world
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    The top 10 most competitive economies in the world

    The World Economic Forum has released ‘The Global Competitiveness Report’ covering 137 countries of the world. The report has ranked each country using the Global Competitiveness Index 2017-18, which tracks performance on the basis of 12 factors or pillars of competitiveness. Institutions, infrastructure

  • Photos: The top 5 richest Indian families
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    Photos: The top 5 richest Indian families

    The Hurun India Rich List has released the names of the 5 richest families in India. According to the list, more than 50% of Indian business is run by families. The list of families has been split based on available ownership information in 2017.  ( Getty Images ) For more finance stories, please visit

  • How much salary do heads of 10 powerful nations draw?
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    How much salary do heads of 10 powerful nations draw?

    Ever wondered what kind of salaries do heads of state of major nations draw? Here are the pay packets of leaders of the 10 most powerful nations. These nations are termed as powerful because of their defense technologies, power, size of their army and budget allocated.     (Getty Images) For more finance

  • Here's a look at Modi government's pro-poor initiatives
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    Here's a look at Modi government's pro-poor initiatives

    Labelled as “ suit boot ki sarkar ” by rival camp politico Rahul Gandhi for ignoring the agrarian community’s deplorable plight and focussing on the corporate sector instead, the BJP-led NDA government at the centre has launched quite a few pro-poor schemes to prove otherwise. Most of them, though, are

  • Photos: 10 best places to work in India
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    Photos: 10 best places to work in India

    Job search engine, Indeed, has published a list of 50 best places to work in India for 2017. The companies have been curated after analysing hundreds of thousands of company reviews from employees. “People describe these top workplaces as inspiring and engaging by maintaining excellent company culture

  • 13 most heavily guarded locations in the world
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    13 most heavily guarded locations in the world

    It is believed that the border between India and Pakistan is one of the few international boundaries that can be easily identified from space given the intensity of the security lights that run the length of the boundary. It is one of the most heavily guarded international borders in the world that divides

  • Photos:Top 10 wealthiest people in India
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    Photos:Top 10 wealthiest people in India

    The Hurun India Rich List has released the names of the 10 richest people in India, based on a minimum wealth of Rs 1,000 crore. Wealth calculations are a snapshot of networth of living individuals as of July 31, 2017 when the rate of exchange to the US dollar was Rs 64.1. Here are the top 10 wealthiest

  • Top 10 high-tech cities in the world
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    Top 10 high-tech cities in the world

    A recent Business Insider-2thinkknow survey on the most innovative cities in the world takes into account ten factors related to technological advancement: number of patents filed per capita, startups, tech venture capitalists, ranking in other innovation datasets, level of smartphone use, etc. Following

  • Photos: Had Uttar Pradesh been a country, it would have been the 6th largest!
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    Photos: Had Uttar Pradesh been a country, it would have been the 6th largest!

    Uttar Pradesh is India’s most populous state. According to 2012 figures, the North Indian state has a population of 204.2 million. Had Uttar Pradesh been a country, it would have been the sixth most populous country in the world, behind only China, India, United States, Indonesia and Brazil. Here we

  • 3 Indians among world's 100 greatest living business minds
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    3 Indians among world's 100 greatest living business minds

    Three Indians have been featured in Forbes’s latest list of world’s 100 Greatest Living Business Minds. Let’s check out the top 10 rankings of business tycoons. Also,  find out who are the Indian corporate czars , who have emerged in the Forbes list.  (Image Credits: Forbes, Getty Images) For more finance

  • Stunning cars to look forward to this festive season
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    Stunning cars to look forward to this festive season

    eThe festive season is about to begin. Car manufacturers are coming up with special models to lure customers. Apart from the new models, facelifts of existing models are also lined up for launch. Here is a list of cars, including SUVs which are ready to enter the Indian automobiles market in the coming

  • 10 safest banks in the world, 2017
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    10 safest banks in the world, 2017

    Global Finance has announced its 26th annual ranking of the World’s 50 Safest Banks. Global Finance’s annual ranking of World’s 50 Safest Banks has been the trusted and recognized standard of financial counterparty safety for a quarter-century. Winners are selected through an evaluation of long-term

  • India's top 10 banks, by profit, in 2017
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    India's top 10 banks, by profit, in 2017

    Commercial data provider Dun and Bradstreet has published a report on ‘Top Banks 2017’. It has ranked India’s banks in terms of net profit in the year 2016-17. Here is a list of top 10 banks in terms of their earnings in the last financial year. (Photo credits: Wikipedia) (In India, the financial year