On 8 November 2016 at 8 pm, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in an apparently live televised address to a shocked and surprised nation, announced that currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denominations would cease to be legal tender from that midnight. However, ... catchnews.com, 2 months ago
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Ratul Narain -- the entrepreneur behind Bempu -- tells Rediff.com's Shobha Warrier that despite the challenges and frustrations, he is living his dream. Ratul Narain was born and brought up in America. As a child he travelled the world. He studied at an Ivy League college like Stanford. He worked for an organisation like Johnson & Johnson. And he gave it all up to move to India and reduce infant mortality, especially in rural areas, by putting his skills as a biomechanical engineer with ...Rediff.com, 1 day ago
'Having a voice at the table means the other side has to show up to listen. It became clear that wouldn't happen,' says actor Maulik Pancholy, one of the 10 members who resigned this week from the US president's advisory commission on Asian Americans. 'As the son of immigrants, as a person of colour, and as a married gay man,' he tells Rediff.com's Monali Sarkar, 'I feel like so many of the hard won rights that so many people have fought for -- for decades -- are at the risk of being ...Rediff.com, 3 days ago
Over the past few days, a video released by Jamaat-ul-Ahraar (JA), a faction of the Pakistani Taliban or Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), has gone viral in Kashmir. The video, six minutes and 25 seconds long, is chilling not only in the number of Pakistani ...catchnews.com, 3 days ago
Corporate houses sho-uld function on a fundamental philosophy that in a free enterprise, community is not just another stakeholder in business, but the very purpose of its existence. In this regard, the corporate social responsibility (CSR) journey of a ...The Financial Chronicle, 4 days ago
Vice President of India Hamid Ansari delivered the 5th K Subarhmanyam Lecture at the India International Centre on 14 February 2017. Here's the full text of his speech. It is a privilege to be invited to talk about a legendary personality of our times who, it ...catchnews.com, 6 days ago
In the wake of the unfortunate murder of a techie in Pune by a security guard, Sonal Arora, vice president, Team Lease Services, offers prudent advice to working women. Eve-teasing: When a NO means a NO! IMAGE*: As women, we need to do our bit to ensure a safer environment for ourselves both at the work place and outside of it.Photograph: Sherwin Crasto/Reuters It is a sad reality that India is ranked second last in the Group of 20 (the countries included in the G20 are Argentina, ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
'We are going to see relatively soon an executive order that deals with H-1B and other temporary visas.''We are also going to see an executive order on undocumented people.''Undocumented Indians comprise the largest population growth of all undocumented people in this country.''Just because India is not named in this executive order doesn't mean it won't be in the future.'American activist and lawyer Deepa Iyer tells Rediff.com's Monali Sarkar why Donald Trump's immigration action against ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Demonetisation and the cashless drive may have dampened the start of a great year in India for B2B companies. Media experts are questioning the merits of the DeMo move and doubting the India growth story with contradictory data between them and the ...The Financial Chronicle, 1 month ago
On 7 January at 11AM, citizens of Bengaluru plan to come together and form a human chain in front of the gate of Vidhana Soudha or Karnataka High Court. The idea is to draw attention to the mass molestations that occurred on Brigade Road and MG Road on New ...catchnews.com, 1 month ago
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