Turkish import seeds a poppy war in IndiaA group of poppy importers and India’s poppy farmers are alleging that a small number of importers have cornered the latest import order via an informal cartel. The allegation is also that these importers had paid Turkish exporters much in advance of the CBN order.
Innovation key to unlocking $5-trillion economyBreakthrough ideas are an essential driver of progress that benefits all. It is with this in mind that The Economic Times Innovation Awards presented by SAP and Bain & Co has been designed to identify and reward out-of-the-box thinking and ideas
Lab Diamonds make retail inroads but trade rebelsDiamond industry in India and across the world takes the revolutionary road as it sets the trend of lab-grown diamonds which is hard to distinguish from the pure ones. However, the retail viability of diamonds made in a lab are on a lookout.
Want to be your own boss? Try freelancingMany successful freelancers in India have quit their day jobs to focus on their freelancing assignments. Many have turned full-blown entrepreneurs, taking up domestic and cross border job assignments.
Who moved my stocks? Decoding a midcap mayhem Between January 1 and now, the Nifty, the flagship index of the NSE, has moved up 8%. On the other hand, the Nifty Midcap 50 has fallen 10% and the Nifty Smallcap 50 has declined 21%.