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#Metoo : A New Trend In The Indian Feminist Movement

The ‘Me Too’ movement (or #MeToo movement) is a movement against sexual harassment, which has lately gathered momentum in India.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Organic Farming: A Way To Combat Soil Pollution

Problems of using chemical fertilisersThe Green Revolution in India led to an increase in food grain production. The introduction of High Yielding Variety (HYV) of seeds and the enhanced quality of fertilisers augmented agricultural production.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Non-state Actors Have A Role To Play In Waste Management

India generates around 62 million metric tonnes of waste every year.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Macneill Engineering Diversifying Into Polypropylene Bags

Pradip Churiwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Macneill Engineering Ltd. (MEL), the 65 crore Kolkata-based company in manufacturing and rendering services in the materials handling equipment sector, outlined his company’s future in a detailed interview with BE’s Kingshuk Banerjee.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Industrial Production Linked To Pollution

Industrial pollution poses a serious problem for our planet and the threat is particularly imminent for rapidly industrialising developing nations such as India and China.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

High Pollution Level A Health Hazard In India

Post-Diwali burning of fire-crackers, Indian cities are facing severe deterioration in air quality.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Firecracker Industry Showing Signs Of Revival

Historically, fireworks and pyrotechnic shows existed as a form of royal entertainment in India.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

CPCB To Control Environmental Pollution

Pollution control measures in India were initiated in 1853 through the Shore Nuisance (Bombay and Kolaba) Act of 1853.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
Novembeb, 15-30, 2018

Trade War, Rupee Depreciation, And The India Economy

The trade war, rising rupee exchange rate, rising current account deficit, and the like have been major topics of concern for Indian economy watchers.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Technology Streamlines Recruitment Process In India

In today’s global economy, various multi-national companies (MNCs) are stepping into different countries in search of new marketing avenues and opportunities.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Rabindrasangeet Stands The Test Of Time

There can be no comparison between a Rose and a Lily, or Jasmine and Orchids; but one should always adhere to a comparative study of their fields of choice. Through sadness and the benevolence of happiness. Samir Bhattacharya spelled out his well opinions to BE's corespondent Kaushik Chattapadhyay .

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Online Mobile Phone Sale Boom During Festive Season

In this era of lucrative discounts and easy buying processes, Dhanteras is no more limited to jewellery or utensil purchases.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Harmful Effects Of Fish Pedicure

Maneka Sanjay Gandhi, Minister, Women & Child Welfare, GoI

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Online Market During Dhanteras

With the festive season approaching in India, e-commerce platforms have initiated their own festive sales as well.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Joblessness Continues, 77% Families Have No Regular Wage Earner

Satyajit Ray’s famous Bengali film, Seemabaddha (1971), opens with the dialogue that translates to, “One of the major problems in Bengal is unemployment.”

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Cyber Shikshaa To Strengthen Cyber Security And Generate Employment

Microsoft India, the National Association for Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM), and the Indian government have jointly launched a three-year programme to train 1000 women engineering graduates in cyber security.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Come Dhanteras; India's Idle Assets In Gold Rise

According to the latest report of the National Sample Survey Organisation (NSSO) on ‘Household Consumption of Various Goods and Services in India’; gold seems to be the most sought after durable item for Indian households and it is clearly perceived as the safer bet even compared to real estates.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

Crumbling Institutions

We are confused. So long we have been blaming the media for misleading us with false or ‘fake’ news.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
November 1 - 15, 2018

“We Design, Develop And Manufacture Indigenously” – Amandeep Singh, Head-Defence, Ashok Leyland

On August 24, 2018, Ashok Leyland, the flagship company of the Hinduja Group and the largest supplier of wheeled military vehicles to the Indian army, announced that they had won a tender in the Tracked Vehicle space, for developmental work.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

‘Make In India' In Defence

Self-reliance in the defence sector has been a long cherished goal of the Indian policymakers.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

The Purpose Of Religion Is Spirituality. It Is For Assimilation, Not For Destruction

Dr. Hari Prasad Kanoria at the International Conference on Spiritual-Based Management organised on October 12-13, 2018 in Athens, Greece.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Nobel 2018 In Economics Goes To Growth And Climate Change Theorists

The Sveriges Riskbank Prize in Economics also known as the Nobel Prize in Economics of 2018 has been awarded to two American economists, William D Nordhaus of Yale University, New Haven and Paul M Romer of NYU Stern School of Business, New York.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

It Is Essential That Designers For Defence Products Function Closely With The End Users

Vice Admiral Bimalendu Guha retired from the Indian Navy in 1995 as the Flag Officer, Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command. He had also been the Controller of Warship Production and Acquisition. He is presently engaged as an independent maritime consultant. Guha spoke to BE's Ellora De regarding the different implications of the Make in India policy in the defence sector.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Indigenous Defence: An Overview

Indias armed forces, the third largest in the world, have the eighth largest defence budget. Indigenously developed weapons have contributed to the country's arsenal.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Iffs & Buts Involve In Defence Productions

India reportedly has signed very recently an USD 5 billion deal to purchase the S-400 air defence system from Russia. A Russian news agency TASS has confirmed that the deal was signed. India is one of the biggest importers of defence items of the world.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Five Major Defence Deals In India

Rao Inderjit Singh, Minister of State for Defence, recently said that 62 contracts had been signed for the Indian Navy, 79 for the Indian Army, and 41 for the Indian Air Force. The different defence equipment in the contracts included missiles, rockets, ships, tanks, aircrafts, and guns.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Bengal Chemicals: On The Way To Mini Ratna

Bengal Chemicals has started dreaming big. Riding on its recent successful turnaround after nearly seven decades of loss, the century-old pharmaceutical company is aiming for Mini Ratna status in the next 5 years.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

BCC Organises National Seminar On Defence Production

The Bharat Chamber of Commerce (BCC) recently organised a national seminar and exhibition on Defence Production: Public-Private Partnership Focus Eastern India, in partnership with the Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence, Government of India in the Westin Hotel, Kolkata.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 16 - 31, 2018

Regulating A Wayward Industry – Real Estate

Ayear after the Real Estate Regulation and DevelopmentAct, 2016 (RERA) came into effect, 20 out of the 28 states (the Act is not applicable in J & K) have implemented the rules or framed their own laws to carry out the mandate.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 1 - 15, 2018

The Affordable Segment Experiencing Growth

India is witnessing significant waves of inward urban migration in recent years.

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BUSINESS ECONOMICS
October 1 - 15, 2018