COVID-19 was a good opportunity for the Centre to repair relations with the states and rebuild trust. Instead, it seemed keener to use the crisis to emphasise its dominance. From the circular that said states could not procure COVID-19 testing kits except through the Centre (withdrawn hastily) to the frequent guidelines issued by the Union home ministry, often without adequate consultations with the states, the Modi Government seemed determined to show the states who the boss was. … [Read more...] about Modi Govt 2.0 | Centre-state ties go downhill
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It is important to remember that a good number of companies (again MSMEs) were in the stressed category (under special mention accounts for delayed payments) in the books of banks even before COVID-19 hit the economy. Some of them may not have progressed to the IBC stage yet. Banks already have about Rs 29 lakh crore loan outstanding to MSMEs as at end March. Most banks have around 9-10 percent bad loans from this segment (a rough estimate). … [Read more...] about What does the IBC data tell us about the state of Indian economy?
Both companies offer on-demand service that’s about $15 for a full day during their working hours and $10 or $15 for overnight parking. Monthly unlimited service is $300 at both firms. Prices vary by city, while Luxe sometimes engages in peak pricing when demand is tight during major events. Zirx announced on July 6 that after months of analysis, it’s rejected surge pricing in favor of variable pricing based on time of day and location. Its two examples are dropping a car off at 9 a.m. in a less-busy part of San Francisco for $12 for the remainder of the day versus $18 near the San Francisco Giants ballpark. … [Read more...] about The App Economy’s Newest Challenge: Making Parking Less Painful
Hence, the Central Integrated Pest Management Centre (CIPMC) has asked agriculture officials and farmers of the districts concerned to be aware of these insects and take precautionary measures, said a public relations official. … [Read more...] about Locust attack: Chhattisgarh, UP on high alert; crops damaged in Rajasthan, MP
“Innovation is the engine of economic growth for PepsiCo, and STEM professionals are major drivers of that growth,” says Mehmood Khan, PepsiCo’s vice chairman and chief scientific officer for global research and development. “We hope this contest will empower those making strides in STEM, provide underrepresented cohorts with opportunities, and inspire the next generation of female visionaries.” … [Read more...] about “Hidden Figures” Inspires A Scholarship Contest For Minority STEM Aspirants