Columnists

Zehra Naqvi
Put yourself in others’ shoes

The study of economics lends numerous insights into human nature.

Michael Gonsalves
Luxury Wheels for 2018

The luxury car makers from German Audi, Mercedes-Benz, BMW, Tata Motors-owned British iconic sports car maker Jaguar Land Rover, to Japanese Lexus, and Swedish Volvo are all set to introduce brand

Gautam Datt
BJP looking at new avenues to expand its base

Settling down after the government formations in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the BJP is bracing for 2018 when polls will be held in eight states covering 100 Lok Sabha seats making it a mini-gene

Rajgopal Nidamboor
The cause & effect of our choices

There would have been no such thing as destiny, if there was no future as eternal as time.

Sangeetha G.
LIC loses business share to private players

Public sector behemoth LIC has lost market share in the individual life insurance segment to private players over the last decade as private insurers, with a strong backing of their banking parent

Michael Gonsalves
Car sales in top gear, to cross 3.4m mark on rural, semi-urban demand

Carmakers in India, the world’s fifth biggest car market, are all set to record their best ever financial year sales this year and cross last fiscal’s 3.4 million mark.

Falaknaaz Syed
SBI cuts base rate by 30 bps

Making home and other retail loans cheaper to old borrowers in the New Year, State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday cut its base rate and its benchmark prime lending rate (BPLR) by 30 basis points (bp

Ritwik Mukherjee
Opening new vistas for agri-commodities

As 2017 comes to an end and commodity market investors and other stakeholders start looking at 2018 with new hopes, vigour and vitality, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has come u

Sangeetha G.
Copper, aluminum to glitter in 2008 too

2017 was the year of base metals. Most base metals hit multi-year highs, several times in the year.

Ashwin J Punnen
Believe in Growth

The year 2017 has been a spectacular one for equity investment. The Sensex touched a new high of 34,000-plus and has gained 28.77% in 2017. Mid-cap and small-cap stocks fared even better.

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