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Future of payment banks uncertain, says SBI report

Mumbai: The future of payment banks is uncertain and while the business will expand and evolve in time, they would require regulatory and government support to achieve their objectives, said a report by State Bank of India (SBI). The report said that recently, Aditya Birla Payments Bank (ABPB) announced shutting down its operations from 18 October, 2019 citing unanticipated developments in the ... Read More »

Gautam Gambhir on MS Dhoni’s future in international cricket: Necessary to take practical decisions

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has said it’s important to be practical than emotional when it comes to taking a call on the future of MS Dhoni’s international cricket. Gambhir pointed out that MS Dhoni, during his time as captain, always wanted to look into the future and gave youngsters a lot of opportunties. Gambhir’s comments come even as speculations ... Read More »

We are looking beyond aluminium to create a company of the future: Nalco Chairman

National Aluminium Company Ltd (Nalco) is taking steps to secure a future beyond aluminium. In an interview to ET, the company’s chairman, TK Chand, said a special business vertical has been created to look for lithium reserves that the company can acquire. NalcoNSE 1.28 % is also venturing into production of high-end alloys for space vehicles and electric cars and will take up merchant ... Read More »

Team Rahul Gandhi’s future uncertain as new winds blow in Congress

Inducted into key roles with much fanfare and hope, top members of team Rahul Gandhi face an uncertain future as the party deals with the aftermath of its dismal performance in the Lok Sabha election and resignations pour in. Gandhi recently quit as the Congress president, taking responsibility for the drubbing, and many of his closest aides followed him. His ... Read More »

Game of the future

On 15 June, the ballroom at St Regis hotel, Mumbai, transformed into a gaming room. Titled Game Of Tomorrow, this experiential simulation game brought art out of the traditional gallery space into the realm of finance and investment. In a first of sorts, one saw artists curating a game and performance art piece for a finance conference, FutureBets, hosted by Ashika ... Read More »

Tata Motors needs to transform itself to be relevant in future mobility: N Chandrasekaran

The next few years will be decisive for Tata Motors and the company needs to transform itself to be relevant in the world of future mobility by forming partnerships, developing new solutions and optimise investment, according to Chairman N Chandrasekaran. In his address to shareholders in the company’s Annual Report for 2018-19, he also reiterated that transition to electric mobility needs to ... Read More »

Exclusive: ED probes largest investor in Future Generali

Kishore Biyani led Future Generali India Insurance’s deal with Shendra Advisory Services has come under the scanner of the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Shendra Advisory Services (earlier called Shendra Infrastructure Development), which is the largest investor in Future Generali India, had approached Reserve Bank of India (RBI) earlier this year for compounding amount (settlement through penalties) for the lapses it made in declaring its ... Read More »

A glimpse into the future

A still from Leila used for representational purposes only In the beginning there is the swimming pool. A splashy symbol of the  uppercrust’s affluence  that’s  rapidly making the  poor, poorer. Deepa Mehta’s disturbingly  devastating dystopian drama begins   with a  happy family   – mother, father and child splashing in the  pool. Within the  first  five minutes the mood swerves away from ... Read More »

Neymar’s PSG Future Clouded, Paul Pogba Hands Manchester United Transfer Headache

Paris: With Paris Saint-Germain reportedly ready to listen to offers for Neymar while Paul Pogba has publicly declared that he wants a “new challenge” away from Manchester United, the summer transfer window in Europe could see considerable upheaval at several of the continent’s biggest clubs. PSG’s ongoing quest for Champions League success has seen them bring back former sporting director Leonardo, ... Read More »

Explore five holidays of the future

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