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How reliable are warranties for online sales?

KOLKATA: Even as online retail sales continue to shoot up with the e-commerce industry expected to touch Rs 216 billion ($3.5 billion) in the current fiscal, the sector has recently come under fire with both manufacturers and consumers questioning the reliability of warranties for online purchases and the consequences of this. Indian e-commerce retail has a fantastic story to narrate. The …

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National Commission rules in favour of insurance company

BY JATIN RAMAIYA National Insurance Company Ltd had challenged the judgment dated August 30, 2013 passed by the Goa State Commission before the National Commission at New Delhi. it was the case of National Insurance that the Goa State Commission had committed an error by passing the  judgment. The factual scenario of the case before the National Commission was that …

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Waiting for the moolah

From being a popular item to collect during holidays, the postcard today is losing out to social media and other modern forms of communication By team B&C Smartphones and digital cameras might be essential items during a vacation. But some still argue that our 21st century gadgets don’t come close to the humble postcard. Although the text message is now …

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End of postcard era?

From being a popular item to collect during holidays, the postcard today is losing out to social media and other modern forms of communication By team B&C Smartphones and digital cameras might be essential items during a vacation. But some still argue that our 21st century gadgets don’t come close to the humble postcard. Although the text message is now …

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Consumer forum fines civic body for not providing water, roads

AHMEDABAD: In a landmark judgement, a district consumer forum has directed the Bharuch Municipality to provide water and roads to city residents who approached the forum saying that despite paying taxes they were deprived of the basic amenities.

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INVESTOR’S GUIDE

Maintain strict stop loss In line with prevailing bias, the domestic markets traded under pressure on Friday and slipped below the crucial support levels. It was mainly due to cautiousness among the participants ahead of the two important macro-economic data: CPI inflation and IIP.

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Good for medium to long term investment

Caprihans India incorporated in 1946 is a subsidiary of Bilcare Research GMBH. It is one of the largest manufacturers of PVC Films. The company’s financial results for second quarter 2014-15 reveals an increase of 31.6 per cent in net profit on a revenue increase of 5 per cent. 

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The master D’Ziner

With three outlets in the state, Andrew David Fernandes, the man behind the popular D’ziners brand of wedding suits and gowns, has come a long way since he took over his father’s shop in Bombay

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Tough decisions ahead

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Make in India’ campaign is drawing adherents. The idea is to generate the synergy that made China the world’s manufacturer.

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Tulip Group banks of ‘True Lab’

New products and fructifying projects means that Tulip Group, Verna, is performing robustly in 2014-15 with financials expected to maintain momentum in the year ahead, reports Shoma Patnaik

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