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'The nature of jobs is changing'

'We want to connect unique skills that students have with the unique jobs being created.'Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Errol D'Souza -- the new director of the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad -- faces challenges such as hiring quality faculty and boosting research to meeting the board's expectations. Professor D'Souza shares the road map for the B-school, especially under the new IIM Act, with Vinay Umarji.   As the new director, what is the road map you have laid out ..., 1 week ago

Advertising: Another turn of the wheel due?

The world awaits a creative breakthrough for mobile phone ads, says Ajit Balakrishnan. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Advertising in its many forms has long had an uneasy relationship with society. On the one hand it provides the revenue that keeps alive all forms of media, be it newspapers and TV in an earlier era or Websites and mobile apps in our times. On the other, society has always cast a sceptical eye on the way advertising is done, whether promoting fairness as a key ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Are we Indians technology-averse?  Rediff.com1 month ago

Live chat: Budget 2018, saving tax and filing IT returns

Join Mahesh Padmanabhan for an online chat February 2, Friday between 4 pm and 5 pm Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Now that the Union Budget 2018-19 is out of the way and there being nothing much for the salaried taxpayer in it – except the Rs 40,000 standard deduction – you must have already started your 'where-to-invest-to-save-tax' and 'how-quickly-and-efficiently-to-file-tax' scramble. Financial year 2017-18 will be drawing to a close on March 31, 2018. And with every ...
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4 ways the Budget cheers senior citizens

Thanks to Budget 2018, seniors can invest more and also save more.Tinesh Bhasin reports.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ For those in the lower tax brackets (5 and 20 per cent) who don't like the volatility that comes with equities, fixed-income instruments like fixed deposits (FDs) and Senior Citizens Savings Scheme (SCSS) have turned more attractive than debt mutual funds.   "Other than fixed-income debt instruments becoming attractive, seniors can now invest in Pradhan Mantri ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Can this Indian team kill the Blue Whale Challenge?

The project aims to use the same technology that was killing lives to save lives.  Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ A research project is in the offing that flags potential curators and victims of the Blue Whale Challenge, thus preventing kids and adults alike from falling prey to the 'deadly' game. The project, started in September last year, is being prepared by the Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology. Faculty in-charge, Professor Ponnurangam Kumaraguru, said the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The Sari Satyagraha

A short story by award-winning writer Madhulika Liddle. Illustrations: Dominic Xavier/ The washerwoman, her sari clinging to her wet ankles as she drew water from the well, was the first to inform Sulakshana of the news. Sulakshana had been sitting on the charpai under the neem tree that grew in a corner of the courtyard. It was her favourite place, the place she always retired to after she had done the little bit of supervision that was required to keep the household moving in its ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Invested in Bitcoin etc? Get ready for the taxman

Income tax department sends out notices to cryptocurrency investors on suspicion of tax evasion. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ The income tax department has sent notices to thousands of cryptocurrency investors across the country, seeking additional details on the money invested in the virtual currency during the government’s demonetisation exercise. Among 28 questions in total, the income tax department has sought details on “investment or sales of bitcoins and other ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Bitcoin investors, exercise caution  Rediff.com3 weeks ago Investing in bitcoin? A word of caution  Rediff.com2 months ago

Mani Shankar Aiyar is down, but not out

'I am in mortal danger not personally, but politically,' Mani Shankar Aiyar tells Anjali Puri.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Mani Shankar Aiyar walks into the House of Ming at the Taj Mahal Hotel in Delhi, not in his usual kurta pyjama but in Delhi Gymkhana Club chic -- moss green tweed jacket daringly mismatched with a purple striped tie and a mauve shirt, and a blue pocket square. The veteran Congressman, who hit the headlines last month for all the wrong reasons, looks jaunty -- ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

'Buy 10 good stocks and you are set for a lifetime!'

'Trust a fund manager, buy some small-cap funds and stay invested.' Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ Entering a new year, Shankar Sharma, vice-chairman and joint managing director at First Global, the multinational securities house, tells Puneet Wadhwa investors should ignore all the noise around elections, policies of global central banks, global macros, etc, and spend some time in researching stocks, before doing bottom-up selection. 'FY18 will be tough for India's economy'   ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

8 golden money lessons to keep your finances healthy through the year

Managing your money in January will set the trend for rest of the year, says Adhil Shetty. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/ The financial decisions you take at the start of the year can decide how you are placed financially for rest of the year. So in January 2018, take prompt and effective decisions to keep your finances sorted through the year.   We tell you some simple rules that will ensure you stay financially healthy in 2018. Plan your tax The New Year is here, but the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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