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FMCG majors like Nestle and MTR look to tap traditional breakfast fare

Nestle’s Maggi Masala Onion Poha Express (65g) is priced at Rs20, while Marico, Gits and MTR’s small poha pouches of 60g are also available at Rs20, each. FMCG companies in India are increasingly eyeing the ready-to-cook (RTC) segment, but what is noteworthy is their


From housing your indoor plants in the right vases to scavenging for the perfect sustainable homeware brand, decorating your home can be tricky especially if you’re going for a minimal aesthetic. For those on the lookout for modern kitchen appliances, we’ve put together a list of electronics like kettles

BHEL, BEL sign pact to develop products for defence, non-defence applications

State-owned BHEL on Friday said it has entered into a pact with Bharat Electronics Ltd to develop and market products, systems and sensors for defence and non-defence applications. “A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) and Bharat Electronics

Google Fiber stops offering traditional TV service to new customers

If you’re ready to sign up for Google Fiber but want TV service at the same time, you’ll have to go online. Google has stopped selling conventional TV service to new customers as of today. Instead, it’ll give customers the choice to sign up for YouTube

Crypto hedge funds outperformed traditional hedge funds in 2019

Crypto could be a good investment. Crypto hedge funds saw returns of 16.33% in 2019 according to Eurekahedge, while traditional hedge funds took in 10.4%, according to HFR, as reported by the Financial Times. Equally, crypto could also be a terrible investment. The Eurekahedge Crypto-Currency Hedge Fund Index, soared by 1,708.50% in

Budget 2020: ACs, refrigerators, imported kitchen appliances set to get costly

KOLKATA: Consumer will have to pay 10% more for imported kitchen appliances and electronic personal care products, and shell out Rs 200-700 more on air-conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators with the budget enhancing taxes on these products or their components. The Budget doubled basic custom duty from 10%

Budget 2020: Nirmala Sitharaman back with traditional ‘bahi khata’

New Delhi: For her second budget presentation, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today carried documents in a traditional ‘Bahi-Khata’ (ledger) wrapped in a red cloth, similar to what she carried last year. Dressed in crisp yellow silk saree, accompanied by MoS Finance Anurag Thakur and other

Greater collaboration possible between traditional and new-age lenders

The rising fintech industry and tech-enabled lending solutions in India has led to a disruption in the lending space, with more and more startups in the sector sprouting and booming. With their rapid penetration, the collaboration of fintechs and traditional sources of finance has been most

This abode in Alappuzha is a blend of traditional and modern architecture

Muhammad Kabeer’s brand new house that features the classy elegance of traditional architecture and the smartly executed modern facilities is in Alappuzha. This house is designed as per the interests of the family members who preferred a traditional dwelling with modern amenities. The structure

CBD, hemp and similar legal products are confusing the police and putting users at risk

When Anuedy Gonzalez was pulled over outside of Amarillo, Texas, on Dec. 6, he was prepared. He handed the highway trooper a lab report showing that the 3,350 pounds of hemp he was transporting from California to New York was perfectly legal under both Texas