81 lakh homes sanctioned under PMAY (Urban); investment of Rs 5 lakh crore: Hardeep Puri

81 lakh homes sanctioned under PMAY (Urban); investment of Rs 5 lakh crore: Hardeep Puri

Around Rs 5 lakh crore will be invested to build more than 81 lakh houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban), Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri said. He added that the handover of the one crore houses sanctioned...
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Viewpoint | Should fund houses make good investment losses?

Viewpoint | Should fund houses make good investment losses?

There have been discussions recently on HDFC AMC providing ‘liquidity’ to a few Fixed Maturity Plans (FMPs) by agreeing to purchase the questionable exposure in certain Essel Group entities. This purchase comes in the background of increasing asset quality...
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It’s men who make family investment decisions: DSP Winvestor Pulse study

It’s men who make family investment decisions: DSP Winvestor Pulse study

  While young women in India are today working hard to make their presence felt at the workplace, there is a pressing need for women to be educated rather early in their lives about investing, to enhance their standing from...
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Nasscom seeks incentives for investment in R&D, talent development

Nasscom seeks incentives for investment in R&D, talent development

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has recommended the Union government to offer incentives for investment in research and talent development. Nasscom, the industry body for $177 billion IT-BPM sector, said it has submitted a...
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Facebook makes another investment in India, backs social commerce firm Meesho

Facebook makes another investment in India, backs social commerce firm Meesho

NEW DELHI: acebook said on Thursday it has invested in Meesho, a Bengaluru-based startup promoting female entrepreneurship, marking its second investment in India. Ajit Mohan, vice-president and managing director, Facebook India, who made the announcement ove...
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Confused over investment plan? Follow these 5 solid tips

Confused over investment plan? Follow these 5 solid tips

Make a list of all investment choices that meet your stated goal. Then take the time to understand the pros and cons of each instrument. Then, narrow down your final investment choices to a few that you feel confident about...
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