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Social media is more than posting Photos and Status, it is now a CAREER path

When we speak of social media, what generally comes to one’s mind? Is it online chatting on various platforms or building connections? Is it posting pictures and videos of food at a diner? Or is it more than that? What started as an online medium to engage, stay connected and communicate years ago is actually a vital tool for business and other business related activities. It is also a lucrative…
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Flipkart Leads way with 5% rise in smartphone sales .

NEW DELHI: Online retailer Flipkart strengthened its no. 1 position in the smartphone market on back of high-selling models from Xiaomi and Motorola, taking away share from rivals Amazon and Snapdeal. Flipkart had a 45% share of smartphones sold online in India in the…
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JM Financial arm completes stake buy in India Home Loan ;

NEW DELHI: Nimesh Kampani-led JM FinancialBSE 7.05 %’s subsidiary has completed acquisition of 24.5 per cent stake in India Home Loan (IHL) on a preferential allotment basis. “JM Financial Products Ltd, a subsidiary of the company, on December 2, 2016, acquired…
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Demonetisation: Rabi acreage 8.54% more than 2015

Rabi crops were sown in 41.55 million hectares of land till December 2. This was 8.54% more than the same period last year and only 0.27% less than the normal area, which is the average of the past five years. The pace of sowing, which grew 35% during the previous week, fell…
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Demonetisation: 27 senior PSU banks officials suspended

In a major crackdown on bank employees involved in irregularities post demonetisation, as many as 27 senior officials of various public sector banks have been suspended and six others transfered to check corrupt practices. The suspensions comes amid reports of Income Tax…