Chaitanya Sreenivas, HR Leader, IBM India/South Artificial Intelligence (AI) has fast become an essential part of Human Resource (HR) operations. It is being used in HR to automate repetitive, low-value tasks thus increasing the focus on more strategic work. “AI, combined with strategic insight, creates new business opportunities and isRead More →

Foreign exchange rates tend to be on the higher side in Tier II and Tier III cities as compared to metropolitan areas. By Sudarshan Motwani Ever wondered why purchasing Saudi Riyal costs you more in Delhi than in Calicut? Or ever thought why are Canadian Dollars cheaper in Jalandhar thanRead More →

My kids rarely watch television. Now hold it on the “parent of the year” awards; they instead watch age-appropriate purchased digital movie downloads and Netflix’s kids channel. The safety net of these pre-approved, child-friendly programs in scheduled time allowances based on behavior removes my kids’ exposure to typical television commercials.Read More →

A museum set up by the Reserve Bank of India seeks to demystify money matters for the layperson Even at the peak of the demonetisation frenzy in November 2016 — when the whole country was seen waiting in queues outside banks and ATMs — few people understood the impact ofRead More →

Amid a debate over variance in numbers in the Economic Survey and the Budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman July 10 said both the documents present consistent picture and her budget numbers are authentic and projections based on realistic estimates. “The data which is given in the Budget is 100 per cent aboveRead More →

When the NPS was opened to the general public 10 years ago, the scheme was not very tax friendly. It was also governed by rigid rules. However, over the past 10 years, the government has offered more tax benefits, relaxed investment norms and made withdrawal rules more lenient. Even so, investors are not reallyRead More →