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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 Abheek Barua Recommended by: business-standard Commodity prices in global markets have been rising almost continuously since February. The CRB index, a widely used index of commodities, shows a 10 per cent escalation since mid-February. Copper, to take a specific example, is also up some 10 per cent in
From: Buisness-standard By Shyamal Majumdar Recommended by: business-standard The late Devakanta Baruah, who was the Congress president just before the Emergency when Indira Gandhi was the prime minister, secured a place in history for perhaps the most quotable quote in Indian politics: "India is Indira, Indira is India". Urban
From: Buisness-standard By Soumya Kanti Ghosh Recommended by: business-standard There is something cooking with the public at large. In the current fiscal, currency with the public has jumped 34 per cent. This recent growth in currency with the public is quite puzzling, as none of the economic indicators validate such a level of
From: Buisness-standard By Kanika Datta Recommended by: business-standard Has Vijay Mallya really given India's private sector a "bad name"? Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can neither be described as misinformed nor naïve but he displayed both failings when he made this statement on Monday. Admittedly, Mr Mallya's headline-
From: Buisness-standard By A V Rajwade Recommended by: business-standard Even as volatility in the Chinese financial markets has continued since last August, economic growth has slowed (to below seven per cent), and the exchange rate remains under pressure despite a significant surplus on the current account.The reason is
From: Buisness-standard By Nitin Desai Recommended by: business-standard Fifty years ago the American historian, Richard Hofstadter wrote a seminal essay, "The Paranoid Style in American Politics". The context was the emergence of Barry Goldwater as a presidential contender with the support of the extreme right. Hofstadter used