WORD OF THE DECADE
What remains of the 'They': New meanings instead of new words for new concepts can confuse old speakers
Inventing new words is definitely a less confusing and more creative way to capture or articulate emerging trends and realities.
Words not immune to viral infection
Just as the plague affected English, COVID-19 will infect at least some words.
S Naren says this is ‘once-in-a-decade’ opportunity for D-Street investors
Such times have proven to be attractive for long-term equity inves...
Dow sinks, virus pushes it to sharpest quarterly plunge in over three decades
Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled on Tuesday, with the Dow registering its biggest quarterly decline since 1987 and the S&P 500 suffering its deepest quarterly drop since the financial crisis on growing evidence of massive economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic.
India's vegetable oil demand set to drop for first time in decades
Most trade and industry officials now agree that India's vegetable oil demand - predominantly palm oil and soyoil - will fall below previous year's 23 million tonnes.
Every 4 decades, something jinxes the Olympics. This time, it’s the coronavirus
Finance Minister and Deputy Prime Minister of Japan, Taro Aso, pointed out that the Games appear to be cursed.
What is chloroquine and can this decades-old drug cure the coronavirus?
Around the world, countries are expanding access to hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) and chloroquine (CQ).
Dr D has some words of wisdom for Spain's retired king
The former king wants to know why his son can't be like India's Shravan.
'D' word rears head as coronavirus-hit markets brace for recession
Strategists said that the market's recent volatility was coming at "a frequency previously seen only in the Great Financial Crisis and the Great Depression."
Jio-Microsoft partnership will define this decade: Mukesh Ambani
Jio had earlier last year signed a long-term alliance with Microsoft for the launch of new cloud data centres. Under the deal, Microsoft will bring in the Azure Cloud on the Jio Network targeting the enterprise and small business users who want to make a shift to a cloud technology infrastructure.
Britain to issue blue passports after decades
The new blue cover passports will be issued and delivered early next month, said the interior ministry, replacing the burgundy passports that were introduced in 1988. They are ironically being made in Poland after the contract was controversially awarded to French multinational Thales.
Top IT trends to embark on a decade of openness and collaboration
As we enter the new decade, the question really is how businesses adopt new capabilities that will help them be agile, customer centric, innovative and cost sensitive at the same time.
3-decade-old 'Ramayan' a hit, garners 170 mn viewers in 4 shows
The Hindu mythology show was relaunched last Saturday to beat lockdown blues.
Once-in-a-decade moves throw up big opportunities in forex market
In just one month, dollar-rupee volatility levels have quadrupled from 4% to 16% levels.
CEO Panel: Entering the Decade of Disruption |ET GBS 2020 |Full Session
Boston Consulting Group’s APAC Chairman Neeraj Aggarwal, Hero Enterprise Chairman Sunil Munjal, upGrad Chairman Ronnie Screwvala, CG Group C...
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