• Year in Review: Upcoming car launches in 2018
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    Year in Review: Upcoming car launches in 2018

    Around 45 stunning cars like Hyundai Sonata, Honda Vezel,  and Toyota Yaris Ativ are expected to be launched in India in 2018. Among these 45 upcoming cars, we have compiled a list of some facelifts, hatchbacks, sedans, and sports utility vehicle (SUVs) that you may be waiting for to make it as your

  • Nations where 65-year-olds continue to work
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    Nations where 65-year-olds continue to work

    The world over there is a huge disparity in employment rates among people over 65 years in age. An Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report reveals that the highest rate of people working beyond 65 years is in Asia, with Indonesia particularly having a notable employment rate

  • Brand 'Virushka': The power-couple's net-worth
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    Brand 'Virushka': The power-couple's net-worth

    He is one of the most valuable brands in sport and she is a Bollywood A-lister with many big hits to her credit — marry the two and what do you get? Brand ‘Virushka’! Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma’s wedding is not only a heartwarming event for fans and romantics, but, in fact, a matter of discussion

  • Top 10 highest paid jobs in India
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    Top 10 highest paid jobs in India

    No, it is not necessary to be a traditional businessman to be rich. Whoever said you can’t get rich by taking a job clearly didn’t know how much these professionals in India get paid per annum. Take a look at some of the highest paid skilled/professional jobs in India: Reference: Indian Express, Agencies

  • Nations with the best infrastructure in the world
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    Nations with the best infrastructure in the world

    Infrastructure is one of the most important metrics to decide a nation’s economic status. Leading statistic firm, Statista, has recently ranked countries on the basis their infrastructure. The scale ranges from 1 to 7, where 1 = underdeveloped and 7 = extensively by international standards. Transport

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    10 top corporate honchos big on philanthropy

    The latest corporate big shot in India to make news for jumping on to the philanthropy bandwagon is Sunil Bharti Mittal, chairman of India’s largest mobile company Airtel. He has pledged Rs.7000 crore to build a university – modelled on the elite Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the US – to offer

  • Year in Review: Business stories that shook the nation
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    Year in Review: Business stories that shook the nation

    It isn’t often that a 12-month period in the financial life of a nation witnesses such a roller-coaster ride as it did in 2017. Here are some events that dominated the world of finance in India in 2017: (Image Credits: Getty Images) For more finance stories, please visit Yahoo Finance

  • Top 10 countries with highest number of Internet users
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    Top 10 countries with highest number of Internet users

    The Internet, arguably, is one of mankind’s greatest inventions. It has helped unite the world like nothing else. Barring a few countries that monitor and censor Internet usage, nearly the entire world is on the Internet. So which countries have the highest number of Internet users? Find out: Source:

  • Top 10 countries with highest number of Internet users
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    Top 10 countries with highest number of Internet users

    The Internet is undoubtedly one of the biggest inventions in technologies of the 21st century. It unites activities around the world in just a few click. Barring a few countries that monitor and censor internet usage as per the discretion of the government, nearly all regions in the world use the internet

  • Poll: Most Indians feel life is better now than in 1960s
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    Poll: Most Indians feel life is better now than in 1960s

    Is life better today than it was 50 years ago? That’s the question Pew Research Center posed to 43,000 respondents across 38 countries. It found that people with better income, good education and social conditions are more likely to say life is better now than it was circa 1967. However, globally people

  • In photos: The 10 best airlines in the world
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    In photos: The 10 best airlines in the world

    When it comes to air travel, competition is fierce between the carriers ferrying us around the world. So which is the best airline? The United Kingdom-based travel insurance provider Get Going surveyed and ranked over 40 airlines based on their safety, cancellations and delays over a one-month period

  • Salaries of powerful government officials in India
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    Salaries of powerful government officials in India

    Contrary to common belief that government officials have a complacent job in a position of power, they toil endlessly to ensure that the administration of the country is in safe hands. Ever wondered how much those in positions of power get paid? From the President to the Cabinet Secretary of India, have

  • Year in Review: Top Finance Newsmakers of 2017
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    Year in Review: Top Finance Newsmakers of 2017

    Year 2017 saw many ups and downs for India’s executives and political figures associated with the world of finance and business. Here are the top company executives and public servants who grabbed attention this year.  (Image Credits: Getty Images)

  • Tourism's share in GDP - Ranking South Asian nations
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    Tourism's share in GDP - Ranking South Asian nations

    The travel and tourism industry is one of the world’s largest industries with a global economic contribution of over USD 7.6 trillion in 2016. UN World Tourism Organisation has highlighted the position of South Asian countries in terms of total contribution of travel and tourism to their Gross Domestic

  • Nations where you can drive with an Indian license
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    Nations where you can drive with an Indian license

    Going on an international holiday and wondering what’s the best way to explore the landscape and hotspots? Well, nothing matches up to the experience that driving yourself around is as it gives you the freedom to set your own pace. However, hiring a car and driving in another country requires that you

  • Top pay packages for undergrads recorded by Indian educational institutes
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    Top pay packages for undergrads recorded by Indian educational institutes

    Medha Kumari, a student of computer science engineering from NIT Patna bagged a job offer with a package of Rs 39.5 lakh per annum from Adobe this placement season. This is the highest package ever to be offered to a student at the institute. Medha, the only student to be chosen from NIT Patna by Adobe

  • Photos: The best states to do business in India
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    Photos: The best states to do business in India

    Do you know which state is ideal to set up a business in India? Hospitality consulting firm ‘Hotelivate Research’ has ranked 30 Indian states, including Delhi, based on their ease of doing business in its 2017 State Ranking Survey. The states have been ranked based on points ranging from 0 to 10. Here

  • Photos: The most hospitable states in India
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    Photos: The most hospitable states in India

    Which Indian states are the most hospitable? Well, hospitality consulting firm Hotelivate Research has ranked 30 Indian states, including Delhi, from the hospitality industry’s viewpoint in its 2017 State Ranking Survey. The study employs 11 key parameters to determine the ranking index. The 11 criteria

  • Five states with maximum electric vehicles
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    Five states with maximum electric vehicles

    With the growing interest in a cleaner lifestyle, electric vehicles sales have substantially increased in India in 2016-17, according to a study by Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicles. The study found that total 38,957 e-vehicles were sold in 2016-17. Of which, 92% were two-wheelers and only

  • How countries treat their workers: These countries offer the highest national minimum wages in the world
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    How countries treat their workers: These countries offer the highest national minimum wages in the world

    In India, the minimum wages and working hours are determined by the Minimum Wages Act of 1948, however, trade unions are fighting to hike the minimum wages to Rs 18,000 per month. The Government is also mulling the Formulation of National Policy for Domestic Workers to fix minimum pay, working hours

  • Hobbies of 12 highly successful entrepreneurs
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    Hobbies of 12 highly successful entrepreneurs

    They are ultra-intelligent, supremely successful, incredibly enterprising and very, very busy. Yet, they make time to maintain hobbies which breathe relaxation into their busy schedules. Here are 10 extremely successful entrepreneurs and their hobbies from which there is a lot to learn: Image Source:

  • India among top global cyber-attack hotspots
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    India among top global cyber-attack hotspots

    The Asia-Pacific region, which now accounts for more than half of the world’s Internet users, has seen a huge rise in cybercrime from July to September 2017, according to the ThreatMetrix Cybercrime Report. During the quarter, there were 17 crore (170 million) attacks detected and stopped across the

  • Ivanka Trump: 10 little known facts about the US President's daughter
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    Ivanka Trump: 10 little known facts about the US President's daughter

    As US President Donald Trump’s daughter and White House advisor Ivanka Trump gears up to make her first official trip to India on November 28 with her husband Jared Kushner to address the inaugural session of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES ) in Hyderabad, let’s take a look at Ivanka’s professional

  • 70% Indian Net users only use mobiles to get online
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    70% Indian Net users only use mobiles to get online

    Smartphones and mobile devices have enabled countless, previously “disconnected” people to access the internet and the majority of the users reside in less developed countries and regions of the world say a recent report by analytics company comScore. The report has ranked the countries according to

  • The world's 10 richest nations, by per capita GDP
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    The world's 10 richest nations, by per capita GDP

    Do you know which are the richest countries in the world? Here are the world’s most affluent countries according to per capita gross domestic product. Per capita GDP is a measure of the total output of a country that takes GDP and divides it by the number of people in the country. The per capita GDP