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Worst over, funding crunch eases for start-ups
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Worst over, funding crunch eases for start-ups

There were fewer Series-B deals this year versus last, but more money was raised Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. Fundraising scenario could be easing for start-ups. If you leave out the year 2015, which was an aberration, fundraising could be returning to levels seen earlier, says Madhukar Sinha, partner, India Quotient, an early-stage venture capital (VC) firm. The data also supports this view. Between April and May 2017, start-ups raised $538 million from 138 venture capital deals, ... Rediff.com, 16 hours ago
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Bank vs NBFC: Where you should go for home loans

You would find NBFCs more willing to lend even if you have a poor credit score, says Adhil Shetty.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Lending rates have trended downwards over the last two years. Currently, several lenders are offering home loans at an interest rate of 8.35 per cent, way lower than the 10 to 11 per cent rate that prevailed four years ago. For customers this translates into a lower equated monthly installment (EMI) on an existing loan, or allows them to borrow more to finance ...
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'This is a warning to the media'

'Fall in line or you will be in the line of fire.'Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com On Monday, June 5, the homes of NDTV promoters Dr Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy in three cities were raided by the Central Bureau of Investigation. Since the raids, independent journalists and others have alleged that the raids were intended to muzzle NDTV, which has refused to take a pro-government line unlike some other television channels. On Friday, a well attended meeting at the Delhi Press Club -- ...
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Have you been to a spa party?

'It's cool in a decadent, Rome-is-burning kind of way,' says Kishore Singh.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com No matter how long you plan on staying away from an Indian summer, the heat will outlast you because Bittoo and Monty need to go back to school, their 'Popsies' need to return to work -- and, well, Europe isn't cheap. Besides, their 'Mummyjis' have had enough of washing the dishes and doing the laundry and can't wait to get back home to the luxury of full-time staff, who work well ...
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What's the best family health insurance?

Sanjay Kumar Singh draws up a mediclaim policy checklist.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Recently, when New India Insurance decided to raise the premium on its mediclaim policy by up to 20 per cent, a key reason it offered was that its health insurance claim ratio is high. In its case, the hike may have been justified by the fact that it was coming after five years. But are you aware that certain ratios, available in the public domain, can help you tell which insurers are more likely to ...
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Quiz: Mind your apostrophes

Apostrophes, says Anita Aikara, can be really confusing at times.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Apostrophes are often used to denote possession. For example: The gentleman's son stays in the US. My daughter's summer holidays have started. Hitesh's birthday is on April 27. Apostrophes can also act as a contraction. For example: I am = I'm I will = I'll It is = It's Take this quiz to see how well you know your apostrophes.
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The Half Truth

In this age of fake news, there are so many things I cannot say for sure anymore, says Veenu Sandhu.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com A picture of a woman with tears streaming down her cheeks, her face contorted as though she was struggling to come to grips with some terrible tragedy that had befallen her was the first time I truly understood how misleading images can be. This one image threw the notion that pictures don't lie straight out of the window for me. On the turning page was the ...
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It's raining bonus shares for investors

Over two dozen companies have announced bonus issue so far in 2017 Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com It’s raining bonus shares for investors, with over two dozen companies announcing a bonus issue since the start of calendar year 2017 (CY17). Of these, nearly a dozen have announced the issue in the past one month. In comparison, 15 companies had made such an announcement in the corresponding period in the previous year, while 17 companies did so in the period under review in CY15.
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Uttam's Take: A 'Caged Parrot'

Is the 'caged parrot' at work again, asks Uttam Ghosh. Almost four years to the day before the Centreal Bureau of Investigation raided former Union finance minister P Chidambaram's Chennai home on May 15, Supreme Court Justice R M Lodha -- known these days for his efforts to clean up Indian cricket -- dubbed the CBI a 'caged parrot.' Justice Lodha's comment indicted the then United Progressive Alliance government for using the nation's premier investigation agency to, in the words of the ...
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Did you know that PPF gives you triple tax benefit?

The Public Provident Fund is one of the safest and convenient modes of investment for Indians. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The Public Provident Fund, or PPF, is a government backed small-saving scheme. Though initially started with the objective of providing social security during retirement to workers in the unorganised sector and for self-employed individuals, it has become a very popular tax-saving instrument. Here are some important points to keep in mind before investing in PPF.
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