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Here"s how institutional births in India have doubled in last 10 years

Institutional deliveries, particularly in private sector facilities, increase with mother's education and the household wealth index, data show.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Institutional births doubled in 10 years; higher cost still a concern

Institutional deliveries, particularly in private sector facilities, increase with mother's education and the household wealth index.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Time-tested tool to win elections, Modi lets India"s subsidy bill surge

India's food subsidies in the financial year starting April 1 have almost doubled from five years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 13th, 2018

FDI flows into India to rise to 2.5% of GDP in 5 years: UBS report

Foreign direct investments have nearly doubled over the past decade to $42 bn.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 25th, 2017

190 mn Indian adults don"t have bank account, says World Bank report

In India, the share of adults with an account has more than doubled since 2011, to 80 per cent, said the World Bank.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard21 hr. 25 min. ago

Minister Ridiculed for Saying Internet Was Invented by Ancient India Thousands of Years Ago

"Internet and satellite communication had existed in the days of Mahabharata,” Biplab Deb said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 18th, 2018

Netflix"s subscription service is growing by leaps and bounds

Netflix is taking off with new subscribers. In recent years, the company has doubled down on producing original content, and it's proven to be a smart move. The number of Netflix subscribers has been growing steadily ever since 2012, from less th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

AstraZeneca to invest $90 mn in India over next 5 years

The announcement follows signing of a bilateral innovation partnership for a sustainable future between Sweden and India, AstraZeneca said in a statement on Tuesday.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2018

Hindustan Zinc plans to produce 1,000 tonnes of silver in next 3-4 years

HZL, that produces over 95 per cent of primary silver in India, is the 10th largest silver producer in the world.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2018

7.8% in 2019: IMF keeps projection for India unchanged from its Jan outlook

China is expected to grow respectively at 6.6% and 6.4% in the two years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2018

Tax Reform cuts but does not kill the death tax

In recent years, the federal estate and gift tax exemptions have been steadily increasing. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 supercharged this trend and essentially doubled the exemptions. Now, a married couple can shelter more than $22 million from.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

Amazon has more than doubled its lobbying dollars since 2014

Amazon has been doubling down on its lobbying expenditure in recent years. Federal fili.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Nestle India comes back to growth path after years

Milk products and nutrition, the largest category that contributes nearly 47.6% to the company's top line, grew 1.6%.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

India fastest growing but must create 8.1 mn jobs annually: World Bank

World Bank projected the growth rate to increase further to 7.5 per cent in the following two years.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Blackstone could invest $4 billion in India over next 5 years: Report

Blackstone may invest 60% of its $4-billion Asia fund in India; investments in India have delivered 30% returns since 2011, compared to 25% in China.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

WEF to hold India Economic Summit once every two years; no meet in 2018

The Geneva-headquartered body had organised its 33rd India Economic Summit in New Delhi in October last year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 15th, 2018

India"s eroding institutional and social capital

Society enters a dangerous phase when foundational principles and institutions are seen as mere tactical assets, to be set aside when convenient, writes T N Ninan.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 13th, 2018

After 1,100% gain in 2 years, rally in Venky"s India stock may halt for now

Kotak Securities analysts have downgraded Venky's (India) to 'sell' citing the sharp rally seen over the past few months.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

After 1,400% gain in 2 years, rally in Venky"s stock may pause for now

Kotak Securities analysts have downgraded Venky's (India) to 'sell' citing the sharp rally seen over the past few months.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

FDI inflows expected to surge around $75-billion in 5 years: UBS report

The report also noted that India needs to focus on attracting stable FDI flows to improve competitiveness of manufacturing sector.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 12th, 2018

Oaktree Capital says India a key market, another growth engine in 3-5 years

Oaktree, which has about $100 billion of assets under management, doesn't have an onshore presence in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018