Thirty-eight per cent of Indian industry leaders agree that humans and machines are working together successfully as an integrated team within their organizations
Thirty-eight per cent of Indian industry leaders agree that humans and machines are working together successfully as an integrated team within their organizations

What India’s economy could look like in 2030

Visions of AI and human-machine interaction are reshaping the Indian economy. What does the future look like?

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AirAsia Airbus A320-200 plane.  (Reuters )
BoB's gross NPAs fell 33.5% to  ₹15,609 crore (Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
South Dinajpur: Police personnel stand guard near a strong room where EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) are kept, on the eve of Lok Sabha elections results, at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal.  (PTI )
South Dinajpur: Police personnel stand guard near a strong room where EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) are kept, on the eve of Lok Sabha elections results, at Balurghat in South Dinajpur district of West Bengal. (PTI )

How EVM strong-rooms are secured as per the Election Commission

  • In the past two days, video clips have gone viral, purportedly showing 'unauthorised' transportation of the EVMs at various places
  • As per its guidelines, the EVMs are transported back to the reception centres under proper escort by a contingent of central paramilitary forces and state police

DSP Quant Fund will be benchmarked to BSE 200 (Total Returns Index)
IndiGo, which had a market share of 46.9% in March, carried 54.41 lakh domestic passengers during the month.
IndiGo, which had a market share of 46.9% in March, carried 54.41 lakh domestic passengers during the month.

IndiGo clocks record market share at 49.9% in April

  • IndiGo flew a record 54.81 lakh passengers during April
  • Air India and SpiceJet flew 15.23 lakh and 14.4 lakh domestic passengers, respectively, during April

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SAT gave a partial relief and asked NSE to deposit  ₹625 crore with Sebi. (Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint)
Today shares of DHFL hit a low of  ₹107.15 on the BSE
On 16 May, 2014, Sensex hits 25,000 for first time when Narendra Modi-led NDA was voted  to power with a majority (Photo:Mint)
The NDA has also had a favourable impact on road development in the past five years (Sunil Ghosh/HT)
Rahul Agarwal (36) says diving has helped him learn to deal with uncertainty, as one faces the unknown every time one goes underwater. Ramesh Pathania/mint
Rahul Agarwal (36) says diving has helped him learn to deal with uncertainty, as one faces the unknown every time one goes underwater. Ramesh Pathania/mint

This serial entrepreneur takes the plunge to cope with business challenges

  • ‘As a startup founder, you juggle responsibilities that pull you in multiple directions at once. A love of adventure helps’ says Rahul Agarwal
  • To stay fit so that he’s ready for his dives, Agarwal follows an exercise routine that includes running, yoga, pranayama, meditation and swimming

Very few offices have systems that accommodate single names as the corporate world is designed largely for the needs of the majority. iStockphoto
Very few offices have systems that accommodate single names as the corporate world is designed largely for the needs of the majority. iStockphoto

When one name has myriad challenges

  • Those not using a surname have amusing anecdotes, frustrated tales of handling red tape
  • Some people drop their surnames to erase caste links, reject patriarchal naming traditions, or as a form of self-expression

Biofourmis chief executive officer Kuldeep Singh Rajput.
It is also in the process of setting up a cement grinding plant at Kalinganagar, Odisha (iStock)
It is also in the process of setting up a cement grinding plant at Kalinganagar, Odisha (iStock)

SEBI approves Emami Cement IPO, may hit market in 6 months

  • The company's combined installed capacity will be 9 million tonne with a clinker capacity of 3.2 million tonne
  • It is also in the process of setting up a cement grinding plant at Kalinganagar, Odisha

While diversification is important, keep in mind that you need just 5-8 mutual fund schemes to build a good portfolio.  (Photo: iStock)
While diversification is important, keep in mind that you need just 5-8 mutual fund schemes to build a good portfolio. (Photo: iStock)

Top mutual fund schemes to invest in - Mint 30

  • To help you choose the right funds, here is a curated list of 30 mutual fund schemes across different categories
  • Mint uses qualitative and quantitative parameters to select 30 schemes out of more than 2,000 schemes

The new IL&FS board has issued a show-cause notice to the auditors for alleged negligence, and can seek damages from them. ( Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)
IndusInd Bank has recommended a dividend of Rs. 7.50 per share
IndusInd Bank has recommended a dividend of Rs. 7.50 per share

IndusInd’s Q4 profit falls on higher provisions

  • The private sector lender reported a 62% decline in net profit at 360 cr for the quarter ended 31 March, compared with a profit of 953 cr a year ago
  • Provisions rose to 1,560 crore in the March quarter from 606 crore in the December quarter

Today shares of DHFL hit a low of  ₹107.15 on the BSE
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Small-, mid-caps work over long term

  • A portfolio that has equal distributions to ICICI Prudential Nifty Next 50, Mirae Asset India Equity fund and Parag Parikh Long term equity would be a good, aggressive long-term portfolio
  • Equity returns don’t happen in a smooth upward curve and there would be a lot of volatility on the way

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After nail-biting exit polls, Bengal braces for D-day

  • Local shops that dot the city crank up the volume of the transistors, with shop owners keeping their ears peeled for snatches of news
  • Even though the electorate remains skeptical of the final outcome that will unfold on Thursday, some voices continued to support the status quo in the state

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(AFP file)

Opinion | Integrity at stake

It’s time the Election Commission lays down the rules of the game clearly. Its independence and fairness must be beyond doubt. It’s not just the EC, Indian democracy has a global reputation to defend

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The Sensex closed 140 points higher 39,110
The Sensex closed 140 points higher 39,110

Sensex edges higher, a day ahead of counting of votes

  • Financials, led by ICICI Bank and HDFC, pulled the markets higher
  • IT and FMCG stocks came under some selling pressure

Greybull has blamed Brexit strains for its financial collapse, while the steel sector faces other uncertainties
Greybull has blamed Brexit strains for its financial collapse, while the steel sector faces other uncertainties

British Steel collapses, costing thousands of jobs

  • Some 5,000 people are employed by British Steel and an estimated 20,000 more have links to the firm's supply chain
  • The High Court in London ordered British Steel Limited into compulsory liquidation

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Shares of JK Lakshmi Cement Wednesday closed at  ₹371.80 on the BSE, up 1.65% from its previous close.
Shares of JK Lakshmi Cement Wednesday closed at 371.80 on the BSE, up 1.65% from its previous close.

JK Lakshmi Cement Q4 net up 27.8% to 43.25 crore

  • Total income during the March quarter rises 28.78% to 1,189.06 crore
  • FY19 net profit drops 5.24% at 79.56 crore from 83.96 crore last year

FILE PHOTO: Chinese President Xi Jinping. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo
FILE PHOTO: Chinese President Xi Jinping. REUTERS/Jason Lee/File Photo

Fears rise China could weaponise rare earths in US tech war

  • A seemingly routine visit by President Xi Jinping to a Chinese rare earths company this week is being widely read as an obvious threat
  • Xi's inspection tour 'is no accident, this didn't happen by chance,' said Li Mingjiang

Sebi has invited comments till 12 June
Sebi has invited comments till 12 June

Sebi proposes changes to buyback rules

  • To make special dispensation for companies which have NBFCs and HFCs as subsidiaries
  • Sebi has suggested that for all other companies it will take consolidated financial statements to determine debt-to-equity ratio

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Prepare for difficult times, China's Xi urges as trade war simmers

  • While China has not said whether or how it may retaliate to the measures against Huawei, state media have taken an increasingly strident and nationalistic tone
  • The United States is seeking sweeping changes to trade and economic policies, including an end to forced technology transfers

The agency would look at the landing (rover) on the surface of the Moon on September 6. (ISRO )
The agency would look at the landing (rover) on the surface of the Moon on September 6. (ISRO )

Chandrayaan-2 launch to take place between July 9-16: ISRO

  • According to ISRO, Chandrayaan-2 is the second lunar mission and has three modules Orbiter, Lander (Vikram) and Rover (Pragyan)
  • After launch into earth bound orbit, the integrated module will reach Moon orbit using Orbiter propulsion module

Security officials keep vigil outside a votes counting center in Mumbai. (AP )
Security officials keep vigil outside a votes counting center in Mumbai. (AP )

MHA alerts states, UTs ahead of counting of votes

  • In a statement, the ministry also said it has asked the states and UTs to maintain law and order, peace and public tranquillity
  • Lok Sabha elections were held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19

L&T is eyeing up to 66% stake in Mindtree for around  ₹10,800 crore — marking the country's first-ever hostile takeover bid in the IT industry
L&T is eyeing up to 66% stake in Mindtree for around 10,800 crore — marking the country's first-ever hostile takeover bid in the IT industry

L&T acquires 1,29,065 shares of Mindtree from open market

  • L&T acquires 1,29,065 shares of Mindtree from the open market, taking its overall holding in the mid-sized IT company to 26.65%
  • The latest stock purchase was made at 979.78 apiece

Suppliers will have to file a detailed return in form GST RET-1.. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint
Suppliers will have to file a detailed return in form GST RET-1.. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint

GSTN releases prototype of a new simplified return filing system

  • It will allow users to use functionality such as drop down menus, invoice upload, upload of purchase register
  • Businesses which make supplies to only consumers (B2C) have to file return form 'Sahaj'

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JLR hit a bump in Europe amid concerns over a disruptive Brexit. Photo: Reuters
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RBI is not in favour of providing special credit window to the NBFC sector. (Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)
RBI is not in favour of providing special credit window to the NBFC sector. (Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint)

RBI not in favour of special credit window for NBFCs

  • Many NBFCs came under severe liquidity pressure compelling them to bring down their reliance on CPs
  • Sources said the RBI board during the two-day meeting took stock of the NBFC sector and cash crunch faced by them

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Oyo becomes second-largest hotel group in China

  • Oyo says it has become the second-largest hotel group in China within 18 months of its foray into the country
  • With second-tier cities at its core, Oyo Hotels' chain extends deep into China's tier-2 to tier-6 cities

The results of the seven-phase polls for 542 seats would be announced on May 23