FIFA World Cup 2022 | Messi magic guides relieved Argentina past Mexico

Argentina’s midfielder Enzo Fernandez celebrates with Lionel Messi after scoring his team’s second goal during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group C football match in Lusail, north of Doha on November 26. | Photo Credit: AFP Sublime strikes by Lionel Messi and Enzo Fernandez earned Argentina a 2-0 win over feisty Mexico in a pulsating […]

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FIFA World Cup 2022 | Kylian Mbappe makes the difference to fire France into last 16

France’s forward Kylian Mbappe scores his team’s second goal past Denmark’s goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group D football match in Doha on November 26. | Photo Credit: AFP France swept into the last 16 after a Kylian Mbappe double sealed a 2-1 victory over Denmark on Saturday as Robert Lewandowski […]

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Explained | What does the new draft on online reviews outline? 

Companies have both penalised and incentivised consumers for writing negative and positive reviews respectively. | Photo Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto The story so far: On  Monday, the Department of Consumer Affairs issued guidelines to curtail fake and deceptive product and service reviews on e-commerce websites. Work on the framework titled, ‘Online Consumer Reviews – Principles and […]

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FIFA World Cup 2022 | Kylian Mbappe makes the difference to fire France into last 16

France’s forward Kylian Mbappe runs with the ball during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group D football match between France and Denmark at Stadium 974 in Doha on November 26. | Photo Credit: AFP France swept into the last 16 after a Kylian Mbappe double sealed a 2-1 victory over Denmark on Saturday as Robert […]

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Renuka and Yastika do the star turn in India-D’s trophy triumph

Rewarding campaign: The victorious India-D team with the trophy.  | Photo Credit: Special arrangement The two women’s impact in international cricket has been sudden. So it should come as no surprise that Renuka Singh and Yastika Bhatia could make their presence felt in the final of a major domestic tournament. Renuka’s opening spell and a […]

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India has enough fertilizer stock to meet rabi requirement: Centre

Union Fertilizers Secretary Arun Singhal during an Interview with The Hindu in New Delhi on November 24, 2022.. | Photo Credit: R. V. Moorthy As the sowing for rabi season is at its peak, the demand for fertilisers will also increase. The country needs 650 lakh metric tonnes (LMT) of fertilisers every year, almost two […]

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Trade unions to boycott pre-Budget meeting

CPI MP Binoy Viswam said limiting the meeting time was an arbitrary move. File | Photo Credit: The Hindu Ten Central Trade Unions (CTUs) have decided to boycott a virtual pre-budget meeting Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had scheduled with them on Monday. The CTUs said they were just provided three minutes each with the Minister […]

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Uttarakhand hires McKinsey to help reach GDP target

The logo of McKinsey & Company management consulting firm. File. | Photo Credit: AFP Uttarakhand has hired McKinsey, a global management consultancy, to help the Himalayan State in achieving the target of doubling its Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) in the next five years. The State has the target of doubling GSDP from ₹2.73 lakh […]

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Industry urges govt. to establish ‘India Rare Earths Mission’ to reduce reliance on China

Policy must back private sector mining in critical sector in which India produces only 1% of global output despite having 6% of world’s reserves; CII suggests splitting state-run Indian Rare Earths Ltd. and tasking new entity with overseeing the mining, production of non-Thorium minerals To counter India’s reliance on China for imports of critical rare earth […]

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Accretive Cleantech Finance gets RBI nod

Accretive Cleantech Finance Private Ltd., operating as ‘Ecofy’, said it has received regulatory approval from Reserve Bank of India  (RBI) to operate as a non-deposit taking, non-banking financial company (NBFC).  Promoted by Eversource Capital, a climate impact investor, Ecofy will lend to individuals and small businesses to accelerate the transition towards a net zero carbon world. It will offer financial solutions […]

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