How to talk to your children ABOUT COVID-19

New Delhi, March 27 -- At the OneUp Library in Vasant Vihar, Delhi, small groups of two-three children can be seen practising the elbow bump to avoid shaking hands. A three-year-old, after a rather ri... Read More

Women lead the way in N-E Delhi

New Delhi, March 27 -- Aresident of Bhajanpura in north-east Delhi, Uzma, 32, had been an active member of her community-she would help women in the locality who needed loans with their documentation.... Read More

'We want to bring new technologies to India'

New Delhi, March 27 -- Yasuhito Hirota timed his second visit to India as president and chief operating officer of ASICS with the Tata Mumbai Marathon (TMM) held on 19 January-the shoe brand was a spo... Read More

Travel in the age of contagion

New Delhi, March 27 -- An unfamiliar sound assaulted my ears this past week, during the daily sunset walks I take along Miramar beach in Panaji, the capital of India's smallest state. An established e... Read More


New Delhi, March 27 -- In the first week of February, Somnath Shelke, a poultry farmer in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar, started receiving text messages on WhatsApp that baffled him. "Broiler chicken me ko... Read More

Pharma: steady domestic demand lends support, valuations stay mixed

New Delhi, March 27 -- Pharmaceutical companies,together with most other firms,werenot spared by the coronavirus sell-off. However,mosthavenot beenasbadly scarredasmanyf ront-line stocks. In the past ... Read More

Will Covid-19 blunt HDFC Bank's edge over peers?

New Delhi, March 27 -- India'sl argest privatesector lender has weathered many ac risisthatbefell the bankingsystem in the past. HDFCBankLtd's stock hasheld on to its premium valuations, and hashad ab... Read More

Accenture's outlook dim, but biz is coping up well

New Delhi, March 27 -- Accenture Plc.'s latest quarterly results offer some reassurance to information technology( IT)investors,who are otherwise rattledbythe coronavirus disruption. TheITservices beh... Read More

Short term looks rough for HUL, but long-term prospects seem better

New Delhi, March 27 -- The Hindustan Unilever Ltd(HUL) stock wasabig gainer in the Nifty FMCG(fastmovingconsumer goods) index on Friday. Thestock surged as much as 11.6%compared to the8%riseinthe sect... Read More

With one too many blows, Nifty Auto index down more than 60%

New Delhi, March 27 -- The lockdownofoperations by most auto original equipmentmanufacturersand componentsuppliers crashes hopesofany near-termrecoveryinsales. Theindustry wasalready facingmultiplehea... Read More