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Mr Jaitley, when will you fix the economy?
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Mr Jaitley, when will you fix the economy?

'The quick fixes have failed; there is now no alternative to deeper reforms,' says Ajay Shah.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The dust is now settling from demonetisation and the Budget. It is time for a fresh sense of the points of pain in the economy. The defining issue is stagnant investment. Malfunctioning government, balance sheet difficulties and problems with profitability are holding back firms. The banks have balance sheet stress. The behaviour of enforcement agencies may snarl up ... Rediff.com, 4 days ago

V-Day celebrations then and now!

Ever wondered what it felt like to be in love in the eras gone by? On Valentine's Day, Rediff.com's Uttam Ghosh takes us down memory lane. The Stone Age The Stone Age man probably expressed his feelings by etching on the walls of his cave and carving and hammering out figurines. The Victorian Era Courting a lady in an age where chaperones were the norm couldn't have been easy for the Victorian man. But there is something to be said about dances at balls, romantic letters, love lockets, ...
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Airline delays could become a way of life

Some airlines, says Anjuli Bhargava, are convinced there's a conspiracy to malign them.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The last few weeks of 2016 and the first few of 2017 have been full of woes for passengers and fun and games for the aviation sector in India. Loads of flights across the country had been delayed. With fog enveloping Delhi and north India somewhat earlier than usual, flight schedules in and out of Delhi and many other northern sectors had gone haywire. On-time ...
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Equity MF flows hit 4-month low in Jan

Tax-saving equity-linked savings schemes saw month-on-month rise in inflows at Rs 1,166 crores. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. Investor flows into equity mutual funds, minus withdrawals, fell to a four-month low at Rs 4,880 crore in January despite stock rally. Total inflows remained strong at Rs 17,600 crore, but redemptions or withdrawals of Rs 12,720 crore brought down the figure to Rs 4,880 crore. If not for money coming through systematic investment plans, the figure would have been ...
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The Power Rush

Like Mr Trump, says Kanika Datta, politics tempts many businessmen.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com The convergence of capabilities between business and political governance will be more rigorously tested in the next four years than at any time in the post-World War II world as Donald Trump gets down to business (no pun intended) at the Oval Office. Like Mr Trump, the power rush of politics tempts many businessmen. They see illusory synergies between the corner room and political office, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Uttam's Take: Modi, Maya, Yadavs in UP's political circus  Rediff.com1 month ago Uttam's Take: Welcome to UP's political circus  Rediff.com1 month ago
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The Great Indian Budget!

Shailajanand Mishra presents a quick reckoner on the Union Budget.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com   Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents the first Budget after demonetisation on February 1. The 2017-2018 Budget will be inclusive of all sectors including the railways. This time around, no separate budget for the railways will be presented. As the finance minister rises in the House to present the Budget, some interesting facts about the annual financial plan for the country: ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago Budget 2017 moves the Indian economy backwards, not forwards  Rediff.com1 day ago The Budget as Budgets should be  Rediff.com2 weeks ago
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Lack of clarity in tax laws is a concern, says Deepak Parekh

Parekh says drafting new I-T law is hindered by the lack of experience. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com. Lack of clarity in the income tax and corporation tax laws in the country was a persistent concern, said Deepak S Parekh, chairman, Housing Development Financial Corporation, on Monday. In a chat with journalist Shekhar Gupta at the KS Narayanan Oration 2017, Parekh said drafting a new I-T law was hindered by the lack of experience. “It is a major challenge,” he said. Parekh ...
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'Guests can give shagun through debit card machines...'

Kishore Singh's encounters with post 8/11 India.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Sarla: "I have no money, what am I going to do?" Car parking attendant: "Sahib, change." Wife to me: "I need you to go deposit some cash in the bank." Son: "Dad, I'm taking your new currency notes." Cook: "Madam, you can give me my advance salary for one year in old notes." Daughter: "Mom, I'm taking your credit card." Gardener: "The neighbours gave me Rs 2 lakh to deposit in my account. Do you think I should ...
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Will Trump's 'America First' kick the world into a recession?

'Trump's anti-trade, anti-immigrant rhetoric reminds me of Chinese history,' says A V Rajawade.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Since the 2008 crisis, global trade growth, in absolute terms and also as a percentage of the global output, has been uneven and well below the trend line of the previous three decades. Global trade registered a sharp fall in 2009. But there was a revival in 2010 and 2011, and stronger growth in the following three years. Trade has registered a drop in 2015, ...
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Want better returns at lower risk? Go for STPs

Now STPs or variable SIPs can earn better returns than vanilla SIPs, experts tell Priya Nair.Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Financial planners always advise you to invest in stock markets through systematic investment plans (SIPs) because it helps deal with volatility -- a common feature in stock or mutual fund investing. And the typical argument is that when markets go down, leading to falling net asset value (NAV) of schemes, the SIP will help garner more units. These additional units ...
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