More and more women in Bengaluru are learning unarmed self-defence techniques following the "mass molestation" on New Year's Eve. Martial art institutes have reported significant increase in female enrolments in January. Okinawa Shorin Ryu Shorin Kan ... Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago
Heading Crisil would have been the peak of most people's professional lives.But Roopa Kudva felt that was the right time to change tracks.She tells Anjuli Bhargava about how she embraced a whole new learning experience at the Omidyar Network. IMAGE: Roopa Kudva. Photograph: Kind courtesy Omidyar.com. At 50, Roopa Kudva decided it was time to change tracks. She had been the CEO of Crisil for eight years and had been with the organisation for 23 years (since 1992). She had earned more money ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
A lot hinges on domestic investors for Indian equities to hold up, reports Hamsini Karthik. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com What gathered momentum through the course of the year lost steam as two critical events -- Donald Trump winning the US presidential election and demonetisation -- played out in November. Foreign institutional investors (FIIs), which were largely buyers of Indian equities, started reducing their exposure to India significantly. While this strategy is in tandem with ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
We follow Startup funding deals quite closely and while 2016 did not pan out as good as 2015 in terms of number and amount of funding deals struck in India, there were quite a few companies that raised some eye-popping amount. Over 8 Indian startups raised ...Trak.in, 2 months ago
As an eventful 2016 is coming to an end for the equity market, 2017 is set to bring in new challenges. With a series of economic and political events lined up in the global and domestic arena, fund managers and equity investors are likely to be cautious ...The Financial Chronicle, 2 months ago
'His popularity is still high; respect for his intellect and integrity is still discernible; but his long night may just be beginning,' says Ambassador B S Prakash.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Barack Obama, a cerebral President, has always been conscious of history, American history in particular. Read some of his many thought-provoking speeches and they are littered with references to Lincoln, Jefferson, FDR, Kennedy and even Reagan or Clinton, depending on the context. Some of his ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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