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Introduction: is the online property of Business Standard Private Limited, publisher of India's leading business daily, Business Standard. The website attracts over 10 million unique visitors every month, the highest such number for any standalone business newspaper website in India.

The daily newspaper Business Standard (also available as an e-paper) is the preferred choice of serious business readers. It is published from 12 centers - New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Lucknow, Pune, Kochi and Bhubaneswar. It is also printed from Bhopal.

The Hindi Business Standard is published from eight centres across northern India - New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Bhopal, Chandigarh and Raipur. Its content can be accessed at

Business Standard stands for reporting that stresses accuracy and credibility, commentary that is informed, independent and fair, and journalism that is rooted in ethical conduct and defined by a sacrosanct bond with the reader. All Business Standard journalists sign on to a code of conduct that is available on this website.


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From: Buisness-standard By Ejaz Ghani Recommended by: business-standard India is ranked very low on most global indicators of gender equality. Indian women do not feel safe on the streets, within the family, or at work. Their position has only worsened, as women are less likely to find jobs, and when they do, they earn a lot
From: Buisness-standard By Vivek Rae Recommended by: business-standard The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) has made a splash over the last two years. No citizen can drive into over 56,000 PSU petrol pumps without seeing a large hoarding of the Prime Minister alongside an LPG cylinder and a woman’s photograph. This is
From: Buisness-standard By Sunita Narain Recommended by: business-standard Climate change is in crescendo. In June and July 2018 some 140 wildfires raged across California; 80 people were killed in similar wildfires in Greece; Europe has been sizzling under heat waves; unseasonal dust storms have killed over 500 in India;
From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The Dalai Lama seems to have joined the “open season” declared by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) against India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru. This was apparently because Nehru did not concede to Gandhi’s
From: Buisness-standard By Amit Tandon Recommended by: business-standard Last month, in related but contrasting developments, foreign institutional investors jostled to put money — lots of it — into two HDFC group companies, its asset management business and the bank, while at the same time they almost succeeded in voting out
From: Buisness-standard By Shreekant Sambrani Recommended by: business-standard If you watch just one film a year, or for that matter, in a decade, Mulk by Anubhav Sinha is the one you can’t afford to miss. At one level, it is a superbly scripted, acted, directed and shot picture with an intense courtroom drama.The plot jumps at



From: Buisness-standard By A K Bhattacharya Recommended by: business-standard The combined size of the Budgets presented by 29 states of India is now at least 37 per cent more than the Union Budget. Compared to the Union Budget size of Rs 24.42 trillion for 2018-19, the states’ budget size for the current year is estimated at
From: Buisness-standard By Shyam Saran Recommended by: business-standard The celebrated futurologist, Ray Kurzweil, has predicted that by the year 2029 advances in artificial intelligence (AI) would bring us to the point where a $1,000 computing device may be able to replicate the full range of capacities and functioning of the
From: Buisness-standard By Mihir S Sharma Recommended by: business-standard In a few short weeks it will be 10 years since the crash of 2008. By this time 10 years ago, it was already clear that finance — or at least Wall Street and the City of London — was dangerously over-extended. To those in the business, it was no longer a
From: Buisness-standard By Sangeeta Tanwar Recommended by: business-standard You have said it is possible for companies to increase innovation speed by up to 6X while decreasing their risk by up to 80 per cent. How can they achieve this? Innovation can be fast-tracked by following some key principles. First, the leadership has
From: Buisness-standard By TNC Rajagopalan Recommended by: business-standard The Global Supply Chain Forum, established by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and some other associations, has developed standard definitions for techniques of supply chain finance (SCF). The sponsoring associations have recommended their
From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bambawale Recommended by: business-standard Business leaders would like nothing more than perfect marketing systems.Smooth, efficient, predictable; delivering a specified output against a specified input. If ‘production’ can achieve this, raising the bar on quality while reducing material