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    Student housing, retirement homes, co-living new realty growth drivers: Deepak Parekh

    Real estate will do well with "right developers, right pricing & right unit size", thinks Deepak Parekh.

    Godrej Properties saw best ever sales in second half of FY19: Pirojsha Godrej

    For the real estate sector, it is a matter of time before demand improves.

    B S Yeddyurappa rubbishes reports of Narendra Modi contesting Lok Sabha polls from Karnataka

    B S Yeddyurappa Monday rubbished reports that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be contesting the 2019 Lok Sabha elections from the state, terming it "far from the truth".

    IL&FS arm may win Bengaluru's ORR metro bid on good show

    The visible signs of improvement in civil work on the 3.9 km corridor may help its case in closing the Outer Ring Road (ORR) metro contract.

    Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Monday, Feb 20

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    Reuters Sports Schedule at 0001 GMT on Monday, Feb 20

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    Cut the cutlery: Plastic with your home-delivered meal adds up to 22,000 tonnes waste every month

    Estimates suggest that nearly 22,000 tonnes of plastic waste is created every month when cutlery made from it is bunched in with the food that's ordered online. But there is some good news as App-based food delivery start-ups have decided to reduce plastic in their packages.

    Is time to say goodbye to small cap mutual funds?

    As per Sebi re-categorisation norms, small cap mutual funds are mandated to invest at least 65 per cent of their corpus in small cap stocks

    Slowdown overhyped, we don't feel that much pinch on ground: Irfan Razack, Prestige Estates

    Our office portfolio is doing well and retail performance is also robust, says CMD

    Marc Faber on how to lose the least money over next 10 years

    Marc Faber says you will make more money in emerging economies than in the US.

    Keep cash in hand and go for stocks where it's like shooting ducks in a barrel: Deepak Shenoy

    There will be plenty of opportunities to invest in over the next few months.

    Modi government has made realty market a lot more transparent: Ramesh Nair

    FDI was a big game changer. A lot of institutional money is coming in. In the last three years, FDI in real estate has gone up to $6 billion, says CEO & Country Head, JLL.

    Easter bombings in Lanka likely to be NIA's first case post amendment of Act

    Over 250 people were killed when nine suicide bombers carried out a series of blasts in Sri Lanka on April 21.

    Millenials changing real estate consumption pattern in India: Prashant Thakur, Anarock Research

    Now with slowdown coming in and speculators abandoning the market, genuine homebuyers are a bit confused.

    IPL 2016: Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over rate

    Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining a slow over rate during the team's IPL match against Rising Pune Supergiants on Friday night.

    A lot of demat accounts being opened from small towns and tier 2 & 3 cities: Nikhil Kamath, Zerodha

    We are seeing a lot of new people in 25-35 age group in Rs 5-15 lakh salary bracket entering the market.

    Bangalore cops as newsreaders? Police channel soon on social media

    Bengaluru police will have its own news channel on social media. It is taking an interactive mode to reach out to the people on Facebook & Twitter.

    We do not see any challenges in our portfolio: Murali M Natrajan, DCB Bank

    For the last 10 years or so, the only area of focus for us has been retail, SME, agri inclusive banking.

    Bangalore's Koramangala: India's startup hotspot

    It was Flipkart's choice of this area to start operations — initially, from an apartment — in the mid-2000s that really catapulted Koramangala to a startup hotspot.

    Don't expect much, it’ll be more of the same for next one year: Gautam Duggad

    Don’t see any meaningful triggers from this or next year’s budget, says the MOSL research head.

    Kalpana as Kuttan's mother in 'Bangalore Days' was formidable

    Talent has trumped distance and language as I sit back to enjoy another masterpiece from her motley collection of comedy and drama.

    Income tax return filing: Here's your step by step guide

    To file ITR, you must first register yourself on the e-filing website of the income tax department.

    Which salaried individuals can't file ITR-1 for FY2018-19

    There are certain cases where ITR-1 will not apply to salaried individuals for financial year 2018-19.

    Royal Challengers Bangalore's Mitchell Starc to miss start of IPL

    The Australian quick, who tops the ICC's one-day bowling rankings, has sustained a minor knee strain.

    Bengaluru stares at another doomsday prediction; city might become unliveable by 2030

    Bengaluru’s vehicle population is 73.5 lakh (as on February 2018) with the Road Transport Offices (RTOs) registering over 2,000 vehicles every day. As much as 90% of these are cars and two-wheelers.

    Is Bengaluru being Bangalored? Layoffs, job loss fears leave techies reeling under uncertainty

    Multiple factors — prospect of a stricter US visa regime and the automation of certain jobs in the sector — have led to the latest retrenchment cycle.

    Sixt: Premium mobility provider sets-up its R&D facility in Bengaluru

    PRESS RELEASE Sixt: Premium mobility provider sets-up its R&D facility in Bengaluru · New facility is an important building block in developing AI first, nex...

    NIA team in Sri Lanka to help in Easter bombings case; will seek more details of probe

    The National Investigation Agency (NIA) team is led by Inspector General Alok Mittal, who has probed various ISIS-related cases in South India.

    June is going to be the worst month with very little rainfall: GP Sharma, Skymet

    There is as much as 70-80% deficit or more at certain pockets, says Sharma.

    We have to improve our work habits, productivity levels to compete with China: NR Narayana Murthy

    The need of the day is to create jobs for not so well educated Indians, says Murthy

    What I read this week: Is Bangalore becoming unliveable? Credit cards, ATMs to be dead soon

    Bangalore once famous for hundreds of lakes has a problem: It is running out of water, fast.

    India will be the No. 1 place in the world for FDI: Prem Watsa

    Watsa says Fairfax Financial would double its investments in the country in the next five years.

    Bet on IT and PSU banks if you are looking for value: Anand Tandon

    "Till the attempt to rein in black money continues, real estate is unlikely to pick up very quickly because frankly that is one of the areas where unaccounted money finds its way into"

    6 things you must know while e-filing ITR

    The e-filing website of the income tax department has undergone various changes. Here are the six changes you will see on the ITR filing website.

    A Million Happy Customers at Dineout's GIRF 2018!

    Diners across India waited for and then celebrated the Great Indian Restaurant Festival GIRF in 2018 for an entire month from 1st to 28th February. India's...

    Lanka suicide bombers visited Kashmir, Kerala for 'some sorts of training': Sri Lanka Army chief

    It is the first time that a top Sri Lankan security official has confirmed the militants' visit to India which had shared intelligence inputs with Colombo ahead of the attack.

    Indian hockey wizard Mohammed Shahid passes away at 56

    One of the greatest names in Indian hockey and part of the team that won gold at the 1980 Moscow Olympics, died of kidney failure.

    Here is how old-school marketers are mastering social media

    Today companies like HUL are not just engaging, they are constantly monitoring social chatter surrounding its brands

    Hike in gas pipeline tariffs likely to boost FY19 earnings of GAIL, GSPL

    CLSA has raised the target price of GAIL and GSPL to Rs 450 and Rs 270.

    Strides Pharma drops 3% on USFDA observation for Bengaluru plant

    The observations are not material in nature, the company said.

    How to secure a regular, tax-efficient income from mutual funds?

    Many elderly mutual fund investors who used to bank on aggressive hybrid funds, perhaps wrongly, to secure a regular income via dividends are unhappy these days.

    GoAir’s fleet operations down to 75-77% due to management churn

    Other Indian carriers like IndiGo, SpiceJet, AirAsia India and Vistara are trying to increase flights by getting unutilised slots of Jet Airways at Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore airports.

    Who will Solve the Monaco Puzzle?

    Red Bull returned to the top step of the podium for the first time in nearly two years, courtesy Max Verstappen, at the last race in Spain.

    Gujarat Lions to be tested by Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL Qualifier 2

    The Lions, led by Suresh Raina, have been impressive in their first ever IPL appearance, finishing on top of the table en route to the Play-offs.

    Making a better phone is not just about the hardware, says Mark 1 CEO Sai Srinivas

    Beyond just making a smartphone, this Bangalore-based startup wants to make a unique operating system.

    Bangalore attack: Private news channels demand arrest of lawyers

    Private TV news channels today sought immediate arrest of the lawyers involved in assaulting mediapersons and policemen.

    Embassy REIT IPO will list ahead of schedule on April 1

    REITs are required to be listed on recognised stock exchange within 12 days of closure of offer.

    From Benedict Jebakumar to Bhumika Patel, Bengalurean news-makers of 2016

    Bhumika, a marathoner who trains visually-challenged women to run marathons & Jebakumar collects nails to stop nail mafia.

    Bangalore Literature Festival has something for everyone: Shinie Antony

    BLF Director speaks out about the controversy around the festival and how it has overcome lows to stand up this weekend.

    Mumbai, Bangalore among top Asian cities offering best property bargains in 2017

    The survey was conducted before Modi government on November 8 announced plans to scrap 86 per cent of currency notes in circulation.

    What makes Blackstone-Embassy JV bullish on its first-of-its-kind REIT IPO

    India-based Embassy Group and US-based Blackstone group registered the REIT in 2017.

    Air India, arm narrows gap with Jet-Etihad

    In fact, the Air India and AI Express together flew almost as many people in and out of India last year as the Jet-Etihad combine, with the latter ahead by just 18,892 passengers

    Can mutual funds give multibagger returns like stocks?

    This was a question thrown at Rajeev Thakkar, Chief Investment officer, PPFAS Mutual Fund, at the ET Wealth Investment Workshop, held at Delhi on February 15.

    My portfolio is down 7%. Should I exit my schemes?

    If you have any mutual fund queries, message on ET Mutual Funds on Facebook. We will get it answered by our panel of experts.

    Revenue department has no control over Bangalore Club land

    KAS officer N Mahesh Babu, assistant commissioner of the Bengaluru North subdivision, has ordered the Club to vacate the 13-acre land.

    Delhi beats Bangalore in start-up hiring

    While travel start-ups lead hiring in the Delhi NCR, data indicates that Amazon is hiring big.

    Elite clubs Bangalore Club & Century to hold polls this month

    The two clubs will go to polls in the last week of this month - Bangalore Club on June 28, and the Century Club will have polls a day earlier.

    Quick getaway destinations from Mumbai, Delhi and Bangalore

    Check out the quick and best getaway destinations from Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore to enjoy your weekends and freshen up your mood.

    Uttam Value, RCF, Lanco Infra drop over 5%

    Market sentiment was looking firm on Thursday after an overnight rally on the Wall Street.

    My mutual funds are giving negative returns. Should I sell them?

    If you have any mutual fund queries, message on ET Mutual Funds on Facebook. We will get it answered by our panel of experts.

    Sebi allows MFs to segregate distressed assets, eases listing norms for startups

    These measures, along with a raft of other steps, were announced after the board meeting on Wednesday.

    Instead of how much returns, ask how long will you stay invested, say Brijesh Dalmia, CFP

    The markets are volatile. Should I invest in mutual funds now?

    Multicap category is the only unconstrained one now, Harshad Patwardhan of Edelweiss MF

    If you are owning just one mutual fund scheme, what it should be? Take a guess. It must be a smallcap scheme, right?

    One must combine professional will with personal humility: Treebo Hotels Cofounder Sidharth Gupta

    "I tried forcing strict deadlines upon myself ­ by committing to them externally ­ and thereby avoided time-consuming but low-value refinements."

    Facebook acquires Bangalore based Little Eye Labs

    Facebook's first Indian acquisition is an obvious indicator of its mobile ambitions, which have been on the strategy tables since 2013.

    Brad Hodge suggests Virat Kohli may be saving for IPL by skipping Test

    Kohli pulled out of the series-deciding fourth Test against Australia as he was not 100 per cent fit after injuring his shoulder during the third match in Ranchi.

    Ridaex Tech acquired by their branding partner GotMatter Pvt Ltd

    Bengaluru - GotMatter Pvt Ltd a Bangalore based IT & E-Commerce company has succeeded in acquiring Ridaex Technologies which had made a name for itself by m...

    There was no price correction for established players in real-estate: Suresh Kris, CFO, Brigade Enterprises

    Going with the RERA and other things maybe from Q2 onwards, from June-July onwards the performance for the aged players in Bangalore will be very good.

    ZEE launches online platform for retail advertisers

    The new offering will recommend ideal channel mix to reach out to the relevant target audience

    PSUs to lead the next rally in 2017: Ajay Srivastava, Dimensions Consulting

    The market is also in a little frustrated mood. It is giving you points of entry and exit but it does not know actually when this rally is going to stop because the fundamentals are not changing that dramatically, says Srivastava

    What I read this week: A Rs 2 cr home is affordable housing now, and how!

    Has the FM defeated the very purpose of the measure by defining 'affordable' by size rather than a cap on cost? Has he chewed more than he can eat?

    Indiabulls Housing slumps 9% despite clarification

    The stock fell 14% on Wednesday after the downgrading of Rs 1,866-crore loan facilities.

    Israel to open consulate in Bangalore

    In a big boost to Indo-Israel cooperation in hi-tech sector, New Delhi has granted Tel Aviv permission to open a consulate in Bangalore.

    The week in 10 stocks: Hudco, Wipro, BEL, Caplin Point, Sun Pharma, Hikal

    For the week, Sensex lost 255.25 points, or 0.66 per cent, to end at 38,389.

    How to check ITR-V receipt status

    You can verify your ITR either electronically, using OTP, EVC, or physically by sending a signed copy of ITR-V to CPC, Bengaluru.

    News of HMT's closure breaks hearts of watch connoisseurs

    HMT's craftsmanship makes the watch a prized possession among horologists in the UK and Germany for its design finesse and superior quality.

    Companies hire big from executive programmes; salaries zoom

    Businesses are keen to hire professionals with a good chunk of work years under their belt.

    AstraZeneca to close its Bangalore R&D unit

    The decision to shut the R&D centre is part of an ongoing global restructuring exercise, said the company that employs over 1,200 people in India.

    Airbus A-380s to operate from Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore

    Decks have been cleared for Airbus A-380s to operate from Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore with the Government today lifting its five-year-old ban.

    Maharashtra Bandh Live Updates: Internet suspended in 7 tehsils of Pune

    Government has beefed up security across the state since protests held by Maratha groups last month had witnessed large-scale violence and arson in various parts of the state.

    Sobha climbs 5% post Q1 sales numbers

    Total sales value jumped by 22 per cent during the quarter under review.

    Bypoll results are bad news for BJP

    The results of two Lok Sabha by-elections in Karnataka, soon after the Congress swept to power in the state, are significant.

    Digital India campaign: Government, Twitter join hands to launch news service

    "Based on Indian technological innovation, Twitter Samvad is dedicated and specially built for the largest democracy of the world," Costolo said.

    Where are the jobs? Modi hits back at critics of his employment record with 8 hard facts

    Modi had promised to create 10 million jobs a year during his campaign for 2014 elections. His critics say he has miserably failed to keep that promise.

    Late-night party on week days? Karnataka may make that happen

    Transport minister told ET that the BMTC is prepared to extend bus services till 2 am so that both diners and workers can reach home safe.

    The problems I want to solve are easier to find in US, says Punit Soni, ex-Flipkart CPO

    After quitting Flipkart, Soni is back in US. He talks about his India stint and what he learnt from it.

    Bengaluru traffic consultancy does copy-paste of 2015 road accident report

    A traffic study commissioned by the Bengaluru traffic police on rising road accidents is the exact replica of a 2015 study submitted by the same consultancy.

    Notice shot off to businesses for less IGST input credit claim

    The effort of this exercise, officials said, is to find out whether the mismatch is on account of genuine errors by the businesses or with a view to evade taxes.

    Bangalore blast: A confirmed train ticket on Sunday could have changed victim Bhavani's fate

    An unconfirmed ticket and a trail of other events led B Bhavani Devi to be at the place where she was and end up as lone victim in Bengaluru blast.

    Islamic State twitter account operator is a Bangalore executive: Report, Police launch probe

    The Crime branch of the Bangalore police today launched a probe to look into its veracity regarding the IT city's link with the Twitter account that is followed by foreign jihadis.

    Buy Hero Motocorp, Bajaj Auto on dips: Neeraj Dewan, Quantum Securities

    Will stay invested and even look at mid-cap ideas which can give better returns from these levels.

    Bangalore blast: A lament for the city of Narayana Murthy & masala dosas

    In living memory, Bangalore changed as we moved beyond HAL, HMT, ITI, BEL and Mico and had to contend with Texas Instruments, Infosys and Wipro.

    A million recharge wells' hopes to raise Bengaluru's groundwater

    Called 'A Million Recharge Wells', the project is being launched by S Vishwanath of the Biome Environmental Trust and voluntary citizen network Friends of Lakes (FoL).

    What are you doing this I-Day weekend? Quick getaways from Bangalore, Delhi and Mumbai

    ET-Travel suggests you enjoy an extended weekend in August. Here’s where you can head to...

    Bangkok Airways launch flight service to Bangalore

    With the launch of the service, Bangalore become the second destination for the airline in India after Mumbai.

    AirAsia reintroduces Chennai-Bengaluru flights

    The Tata-AirAsia joint venture airline would fly five times a day in and out of Chennai to Bengaluru and Bhubaneswar.

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