Here are the 5 things PM Modi needs to do to rebut Rahul Gandhi

The GHI is based on four measures: undernourishment, under-5 child mortality, stunting (shortness for age) and wasting (low weight for height) of children. He then cites a UNDP survey of 16 of the poorest districts reporting serious food inadequacy in 7.5% of households and some inadequacy in 2

New petition in SC challenges RBI order for linking Aadhaar with a/c

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The cure for India's job woes is staring Modi directly in the face

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Flipkart, Amazon may become the next victim of Jio. Read how 

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Why telcos are asking you to immediately link Aadhaar with SIM cards

It is essential for me to have a phone, since I live alone," says Krishan Lal Dubey, a 90-year-old former army man who feels the order was passed without enough focus on execution. "This is a big problem for people living in smaller towns and villages, or hilly areas where the service centres a

Microsoft's Mixed Message on Virtual Reality

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If this becomes the norm, you could work in many companies at once

He is the go-to man for these startups for issues in accounting and managing compliance, and he is also their sounding board for structuring plans. What we need is a person who makes sure that the obvious things are being done and who can advise us on financial decision making," says Suresh Samb

As alarm bells ring, Jaitley hunts for new way to keep panic at bay

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