Five minutes into his speech Modi stressed that his 10-week-old government passed many important legislation and achieved progress across sectors. He said that by abrogating Article 370 and 35A his government had further realised the dreams of India’s first home minister, Sardar Patel. Modi said that for Muslim women his government passed a legislation against instant triple talaq. He stressed that the government passed legislation against terrorism (UAPA), a pension scheme for small traders was announced, Rs 90,000 crore was earmarked for the Kisan Samman Nidhi, for improving healthcare and facilitating more doctors the government has introduced the National Medical Commission Bill 2019, among others. … [Read more...] about Independence Day Speech | Modi is a man in a hurry, can India run with him?
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"If you remember 2008, most of successful fund managers remained fully invested. And those guys had really done well from the portfolio point of view. Of course, they did take short-term pain between September and October 2008 when markets corrected, but by March 2009 most of them were sitting on pretty positions." … [Read more...] about Domestic equity inflows in March could be similar to those in Feb: Nilesh Shah
Congressional leaders were briefed in September about evidence of Russian cyber intrusions in at least two states and the DNC hacks. And the White House urged them to release a bipartisan statement pushing for state and local officials to accept federal assistance at protecting voter registration and balloting machines from cyber-intrusions, but several Republican lawmakers balked at the request. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell expressed doubts about the intelligence and “made clear to the administration that he would consider any effort by the White House to challenge the Russians publicly an act of partisan politics,” reports the Post. Earlier today, it was reported that the Obama administration plans to release intelligence about Russian hacking of the election just before Trump takes the oath of office. … [Read more...] about Report: Secret CIA assessment concluded that Russia intervened in U.S. election to help elect Trump
“We had merely asked for extension of time. But the government has even decided to waive the 10 per cent interest applicable in cases. There are lots of people that want to opt for scheme. We had been discussing everyday over phone calls. But now, most clients will wait till March 31, 2020 to make use of the scheme,” says Ameet Patel, Partner at Manohar Chowdhry & Associates Chartered Accountants. … [Read more...] about Vivaad Se Vishwas: Deadline extension provides the much-needed breather to taxpayers
If you’ve got time, take time Berg says there are obvious limits to his study: Participants were asked to come up with three or four ideas. What about when somebody has five, or ten, or twenty? “When you have lots of initial ideas, your most promising idea might not be your second favorite,” he says. “Instead, it may be somewhere in the top half of your predicted rankings, below the idea ranked first but above the ideas you think are your worst.” The tendency to dismiss an idea for appearing too unclear or abstract, Berg says, must be suppressed in the earliest stages of idea development: “We’re probably all killing a lot of our best ideas early in the creative process without knowing it.” … [Read more...] about The surprising science behind better brainstorming