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March 28, 2008
The phone is now your travel guide!
These phones enabled with Global Positioning System help you find your exact location anywhere you are travelling.
March 27, 2008
World's 10 biggest banks
UBS AG is the world's biggest manager of other people's money.

Young Indians who make a difference
As many as 17 Indians were named the Young Global Leaders for 2008, in a list announced by the World Economic Forum on March 11.

10 things to know about Jaguar-Land Rover
William Lyons' Swallow Sidecar Company progressed to building special-bodied cars and the SS1 of 1931 set the stage for the first true Jaguar.

What you didn't know about Indian fragrance industry
Mysore-based N R Group's Cycle brand is synonymous with incense sticks in India.
March 26, 2008
My judgement is almost always right: TCS boss
In an industry where zero-defect is par for the course, TCS's chief explains, much like Billy Joel, that getting it right the next time is not the same thing.

India's highest paid CEOs
In private sector companies in India, CEO compensation is impressively high. By contrast, public sector bosses get a pittance.

Tata-JLR deal: Will these beauties come to India?
The Jaguar and Land Rover product portfolio that Tata inherits.

What you MUST know about inflation
Inflation has hit a ten-month high of close to 6 per cent in India, breaching the Reserve Bank of India's target of 5 per cent.
March 25, 2008
The classy new Hyderabad international airport
The swanky Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Shamshabad, about 30 km from the heart of Hyderabad, commenced commercial operations on Sunday, with the landing of Lufthansa flight LH 753 from Frankfurt.

Here's how real estate prices are falling
High interest rates and overheated asset prices have cooled the super-charged growth in real estate even as a demand-supply mismatch continues in the Indian property market.

The world's most and least corrupt nations
A disease that gnaws at the entrails of a nation and weakens its economy, security and growth.

Audi's grand India plan
It is going to invest Euro 30 million (Rs 192 crore) by 2015 in production alone.
March 24, 2008
All about the 6th Pay Commission report
The Sixth Pay Commission on Monday recommended a hefty increase in salaries of over 4.5 million central government employees, a move that would cost the exchequer Rs 12,561 crore in 2008-09.

Remittance: India tops the world
India received a whopping $27 billion in remittances, beating China and Mexico to become the top country for such inflows, the World Bank has said in its latest report.
March 19, 2008
Some must-have gadgets for you!
If you are a doohickey lover aspiring for something higher, you can add these gadgets to your wish-list.

Buying a used car? Check this out!
The second-hand car market is looking great for the buyer, thanks to the (Tata) 'Nano effect'.

How much should you invest in gold now
Now that the dizzying Sensex is not blinding us anymore, we can look at introducing a third investment vehicle that reduces risk and provides stability to our portfolio.

A ROPE trick in rural India
ROPE has outsourced work to rural Tamil Nadu for big companies through Information and Communication Technologies. The man who runs the company is N N Sreejith.

The world is NOT flat. It's spiky
The tallest spikes, the cities and regions that drive the world economy, are growing ever higher while the valleys, with little economic activity, recede still further.

Why oil prices are soaring!
On the backdrop of a global meltdown, the rise of oil prices is a cause for concern.
March 18, 2008
Chidambaram's mantra for big growth
The Indian finance minister says India needs to ensure that growth is close to 9 per cent and take measures to counteract any slowing down in the world economy.

Why you should buy gold now. 4 reasons
Now that the dizzying Sensex is not blinding us anymore, we can look at introducing a third investment vehicle that reduces risk and provides stability to our portfolio.

Drive these cars @ 40 paise per km!
With foreign partners agreeing to help it, Tara International decided to assemble and make zero pollution vehicles that are battery operated.
March 17, 2008
Tara Tiny @ Rs 99K is the world's cheapest car!
The Tata Nano is no longer the world's cheapest car!
March 14, 2008
These countries are hiring big time
India has emerged as the second most optimistic nation in the world in terms of Net Employment Outlook, which means that the country is out to hire big time.

History of low-cost airlines in India
Low-cost airlines offer air travel at normally very low rates by cutting down on expensive customary in-flight passenger services.

The world's richest women
Liliane Bettencourt is the world's richest woman. With a wealth of $22.9 billion, she is the 17th richest person on earth, according to Forbes.
March 13, 2008
Govt blinks, airport strike called off
The indefinite strike by airport employees against closure of Bangalore and Hyderabad airports was called off after a meeting with the civil aviation ministry.
March 12, 2008
sQuba, world's first swimming car!
Frank M Rinderknecht, the 52-year-old automobile visionary and boss of Swiss automaker Rinspeed, has turned a dream into reality with his 'sQuba.'

The hottest job sectors in India
India will see over 1 million new jobs this year said the Ma Foi Employment Trends Survey.
March 11, 2008
9 rules of innovation from Google
Marissa Mayer, Google's vice president of search products and user experience shares the rules that give the search giant its innovative edge.

India's top-earning artists
Ten years ago, no Indian artist dared to even dream of getting such hefty sums for their works.

Here come some new mobile phones!
Mobile phones today aren't just communication devices -- they are radios, cameras, torches.
March 10, 2008
The stunning new Beijing aiport
It is the world's largest airport building and the centerpiece of China's multi-billion-dollar infrastructure boom and provides a glimpse into China's vision of 21st-century air travel.

Warren Buffett's mantras for minting money!
Here are some words of wisdom from the world's richest man and one of the greatest investors ever.

Amazing story of a man and his airplane
Jet's aggressive pace of expansion may be difficult for competitors to emulate.
March 7, 2008
Check out these innovative cars!
Environment-friendly designs stole the show at the 78th Geneva Motor Show.
March 6, 2008
Mangalore: The new real estate boom town
It is a city that you will fall in love with. Friendly people, homely atmosphere and beautiful sea.

Now, save up to Rs 50,000 in taxes
Finance Minister P Chidambaram dipped into his bag and handed out the goodies that are most relevant to us -- lower taxes.
March 5, 2008
How FM treated taxpayers in 5 Budgets
Also, how the tax kitty swelled during these five years.
March 4, 2008
Now get paid to receive phone calls
Virgin Group, owned by British billionaire Richard Branson, has launched its telecom brand, Virgin Mobile, in India.

The world's 13 tallest buildings
Asia also prides to have the world's tallest building, Taiwan's 508 meter-high Taipei 101 Tower.
March 3, 2008
A bagful of goodies from Chidambaram
The finance minister's proposals should positively impact all sections of the society, including industry and the common man.

These phones mean business!
Following on the heels of Blackberry, major handset brands like Nokia, Motorola, O2, Sony Ericsson et al are offering technology-loaded cell phones.

February 29, 2008
Tax: How you are affected
The threshold of exemption for all Income Tax assesses raised from from Rs 1,10,000 to Rs 1,50,000.

Budget: What's cheaper, what's costlier
The Budget has been tabled in the Parliament. What effect it's going to have on your daily budget? Take a look at this slide show to find out how what's cheaper and what's costlier.

How Budget affects your stocks: Sectoral analysis
Take a look at the sectoral analysis of the Budget

9 ways the Budget affects you
An election year Budget, it has something for all aam aadmi

Who called FM names, who praised him
While India Inc has given thumbs up to the Budget, opposition parties call it an election 'stunt.'

February 28, 2008
Various shades of Economic Survey
Projecting an 8.7 per cent growth in the current fiscal, the Economic Survey on February 28 said the government should ensure a non-inflationary growth along with speeding up of reforms for sustaining 9 per cent expansion in GDP.
February 27, 2008
Lalu does some shayari, and plainspeak
True to form, his Rail Budget speech was full of some shers (couplets). Check them out, and also a down-to-earth interview with him on his latest effort.

7 star strategies for your child's future
How can you put a price on the expression of pure bliss on your four-year-old's face as she enjoys an ice-cream?
February 26, 2008
Lalu's rail: What's in it for you
Railway Minister Lalu Prasad on Tuesday announced a cash surplus of more than Rs 25,000 crore (Rs 250 billion) for 2007-08.

Budget: Who can expect what
Every year, as the annual Budget draws closer, expectations across all sections of the society start building up. This year too, it is no different.
February 25, 2008
Lalu: India's inimitable Railway Minister
Meet the man behind one of India's most successful public sector undertakings, the Indian Railways.

All about the Bengaluru International Airport
The official date for the first flight to take off from the newly constructed airport in Bengaluru has been decided as 0001 hours, May 29, 2008.
February 22, 2008
8 things you could see in this Budget
The Union Budget is the most awaited event in India as it affects each one of us.

February 21, 2008
World's costliest office markets
As cities get more and more expensive and unaffordable, here's a look at the four most expensive cities and the two fastest growing cities (Singapore and Los Angeles) in terms of office rentals.

Volvo: 15 million cars and counting!
Get yourself updated on this wonder car.
February 20, 2008
India's 7 hottest IT destinations
Find out where in India has the IT boom really taken off? Which are India's hottest IT spots?
February 19, 2008
11 things NOT to do with your money
Smart investing is the key to financial happiness. It helps you multiply your money. And it certainly is not as difficult as you think.

Toys for the big boys
Miniature of gorgeous cars like BMW 501, Ford Mustang of vintage 1953, 1953 Corvett are available at high-end toy stores in the metro-cities

February 18, 2008
Finance ministers who shaped India's economy
Miniature of gorgeous cars like BMW 501, Ford Mustang of vintage 1953, 1953 Corvett are available at high-end toy stores in the metro-cities.
February 15, 2008
Words of wisdom from Rakesh Jhunjhunwala
Hear from the 'pin-up boy of the current bull runí some useful tips on how to make money in the stock market
February 13, 2008
Of pickles, Rs 6 crore and Tihar Jail
South Asia's largest prison expects the earnings from the sales of goods made by inmates to double this financial year
Drop-dead gorgeous cars!
A concept car is a car prototype made to showcase a concept, new styling, technology and more.
MacBook Air, the world's thinnest notebook
A peep into MacBook Air, which measures an unprecedented 0.16 inches at its thinnest point, while its maximum height of 0.76 inches is less than the thinnest point on competing notebooks
February 11, 2008
What is the Budget all about?
It is likely to be a 'people friendly Budget'.
February 7, 2008
9 great ways to cut tax burden
Look beyond section 80C cut your tax burden further.
February 6, 2008
India's 10 fastest growing cities
Check out which are the boom towns in India and what is their growth rate.

How the Budget affects the Sensex
The Budget impacts the stock markets every year. Check out how the Sensx has swung to the Budget's tune since 2000.

Tax? 10 things to do before March 31
The Income Tax department does not want too many papers as proof of investments made or expenses incurred. But it is always better to file them now.

February 4, 2008
The story of two bulls
Unlike the the Wall Street Bull that arrived uninvited at the New York Stock Exchange's doorstep on December 15, 1989, the bronze Big Bull that now adorns the entrance to the Bombay Stock Exchange was commissioned by the bourse's officials.
January 29, 2008
Negroponte on the future of $100 laptop
Nicholas Negroponte, an MIT professor, is founder of One Laptop Per Child, an international non-profit organisation that created the XO Laptop designed for kids in the world's poorest and most remote regions.
January 28, 2008
Check out the hot new BMW M3!
The car also happened to possess extremely refined handling, a clear, sporty intent and an engine that had performance.
January 24, 2008
Chandamama has big plans for tech-savvy kids
In 2007, Chandamama, a children's magazine that has been a part of the lives of an entire generation, completed 60 years.
January 22, 2008
Market crash: Here's what you MUST do
A list of do's and don't to help you navigate your way in the stock market.
January 21, 2008
Why did the stock market crash?
nvestors panicked and sold off their stocks due to weak global cues and fears of a US recession.
January 18, 2008
India's 10 largest IPOs
The year 2007 saw 105 public offerings raising Rs 39,387.72 crore.
January 15, 2008
Who invented the Jaipur foot?
PK Sethi, who died on January 6, has left behind a controversy over his invention of the Jaipur foot, which refuses to die with him
January 14, 2008
This is what dreams are made of
Some stunning bikes and cars unveiled at the 9th Auto Expo
January 11, 2008
Luxury cars that will floor you!
The 9th Auto Expo showcased some stunning vehicles. Take a look.
January 10, 2008
This is what Tata's Rs 1-lakh car -- Nano -- looks like!
The car is likely to change auto industry dynamics globally.

The world's cheapest cars
Here are the world's 5 least expensive cars.
January 9, 2008
These cars may soon be in India!!
The 9yh Auto Expo will feature some great cars.

Caparo T1: The world's safest supercar
The Caparo T1 costs around Rs 2 crore.
January 8, 2008
Here's the Bajaj small car, but it won't cost Rs 1 lakh!
The car reminds you of the Matiz front on, but has a very upright auto-like back .

Auto Expo: Great cars to be on show
The 9th Auto Expo will be inaugurated in New Delhi on January 10.
January 7, 2008
All you wanted to know about Jaguar, Land Rover
Tata Motors has emerged as the frontrunner in the race to acquire two of Britain's premier car marquees, Jaguar and Land Rover.
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