The continued regulatory reforms in bond markets ensure improved ease of access for investors. There are tax exemptions to ‘Sovereign Wealth Funds’ and ‘Pension Funds’ for Infrastructure investment. FDI into India rose by 20 percent in 2019. This when global FDI inflows fell by 1 percent. This shows the success of our FDI regime. All of the above steps will ensure a brighter and more prosperous tomorrow. They will also contribute to a stronger global economy. … [Read more...] about Full text of PM Modi’s speech at US-India Strategic Partnership Forum
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However, to keep expenses to the minimum, it’s advisable to stay away from investing in physical gold this year. If at all gold buying is non-negotiable, it’s prudent to invest in gold ETFs as they can be purchased and sold anytime. Also, they help you take advantage of intermittent volatility in gold prices. … [Read more...] about Festivities and your portfolio: how should you mange your money?
No matter what you encounter in terms of emergency design, it can be really good. It can be really bad. It can be mediocre. The idea isn’t that it would fix a specific issue, but rather, in an ad hoc nature, design can chip away at the issue in ways that others can’t necessarily. It can alert. It can highlight vulnerable spots that other people can miss. Design is a word that is as big as art or culture. So it’s difficult to say what design can do in a particular situation. But it definitely is a lot more than just chairs and posters. The ultimate goal that Alice and I have is to make politicians and social scientists aware that designers could be incredibly helpful in the kind of work that they do. … [Read more...] about MoMA curator Paola Antonelli on the defining designs of 2020
Asserting that a court is more of a service than a place, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice in its report said it is time that the court room, regarded as the "last bastion of antiquated working practices", opens its doors to the latest technology. … [Read more...] about Continue virtual courts in post-COVID period as digital justice is faster, cheaper: Par panel
There’s a big generational divide, I think. Young people are buying less and less into the whole idea of marriage defining your character, but you wouldn’t believe what some of the old men in political power have said: that women need to have at least three babies each, for example. Those are the people leading the country. … [Read more...] about Literary sensation Mieko Kawakami on ‘Breasts and Eggs’ and why feminism is a human issue