Not averse to foreign investment but investors must comply with policies: Piyush Goyal

Days after Amazon promised fresh investments in India to digitize small and medium businesses, the country’s trade minister, Piyush Goyal reiterated that the government is not averse to foreign investments in India as long as inventors comply with policies. Goyal was speaking to representatives of a traders’ association on Saturday where he also urged small […]

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PayPal makes a big marketplace play with its $500M investment in Uber

Uber’s  announcement of its IPO pricing earlier today came with a $500 million belated Easter egg. The payments giant PayPal is making a half-billion-dollar investment in the company, paying $47 per share, which gives the company a valuation of $78.8 billion (in the middle of the range of Uber’s IPO pricing of $44-$50 per share). Neither Uber nor PayPal  gave […]

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Audi unveils A6 Lifestyle Edition in India with rear seat entertainment features, priced at Rs 49.99 lakh

NEW DELHI: German luxury car maker Audi Tuesday launched its A6 sedan Lifestyle Edition in India, priced at Rs 49.99 lakh. The A6 Lifestyle Edition is equipped with new added features and accessories such as rear seat entertainment, mobile coffee machine Espresso Mobil and entry exit lightswith Audi logo projection, among others, Audi India said in a statement. […]

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Ace your board exams with these tips to a healthy lifestyle

Regardless of how well-prepared you are, board exam time is always a stressful period. Board exams are around the corner and it is the time of the year when all that matters are grades. If you are a parent to a would-be-appearing board exam student or a student experiencing examination blues, you might be trying […]

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Replace GCSEs with baccalaureate, says Conservative MP

The Conservative MP Robert Halfon, who chairs the Commons education select committee, thinks the focus on GCSEs is too narrow. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA GCSE exams in England should be scrapped and replaced with a baccalaureate for school leavers that includes vocational skills and personal development, as part of a radical overhaul proposed by an influential […]

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