“Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.”
“If someone tells you, “You can’t” they really mean, “I can’t.”
“Whatever you do, good or bad, people will always have something negative to say.”
“Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution.”
“Remember… whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you.”
“There are many good seeds in you. Therefore you must avoid every bad soil in the world.”
- Lululemon shares fall after company offers weak holiday quarter guidance
Lululemon reported sales and profit that topped estimates, but the company offered softer guidance than expected for the fourth quarter.
- Hasbro defends Magic: The Gathering strategy, says 'there is no evidence' cards are overprinted
Hasbro refuted reports from analysts and players that it is overprinting its Magic: The Gathering card sets.
- House panel slams NFL, Washington Commanders over misconduct probe
The House panel also said the NFL and the Commanders impeded its investigation.
- Jim Cramer says the economy is stabilizing and can avoid a recession
Stocks rose on Thursday, snapping the S&P 500’s longest losing streak since October.
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- Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried hit with campaign finance complaint over GOP 'dark' money
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- Jim Cramer's Investing Club meeting Thursday: Buy Disney, Salesforce downgrade, Costco earnings
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- Harry and Meghan hit out at 'exploitation and bribery' of UK media in new Netflix documentary
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle hit out at what they called the "exploitation and bribery" of the British press in a new Netflix documentary released Thursday.
- Long Covid's financial devastation: $8,000 in credit card debt, ruined retirement plans
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- FDA authorizes Covid omicron vaccines for children as young as 6 months old
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- 'Deeply damaging mistake': UK's decision to approve a new coal mine criticized as misguided
The decision to move forward with the development has sparked a wide range of reactions.
- Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: Ciena, GameStop, Rent The Runway and others
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- Amid inflation and market volatility, just 12% of adults — and 29% of millionaires — feel 'wealthy'
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- Tech View: Nifty forms small positive candle. What traders should do on Friday
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- US stocks open higher after recent selloff
At 10:43 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 241.67 points, or 0.72%, at 33,839.59, the S&P 500 was up 32.12 points, or 0.82%, at 3,966.04, and the Nasdaq Composite was up 130.60 points, or 1.19%, at 11,089.15.
- First surety bond insurance launch on December 19, to boost infra liquidity: Nitin Gadkari
Speaking at the CII Global Economic Policy Summit, he said the product will boost liquidity in the infrastructure sectors. "On December 19, our ministry is launching India's first-ever surety bond insurance product...that is going to give a good relief to the contractors," he said.
- Room for Indian economy to move up the ladder: Uday Kotak
“There are opportunities to move up the ladder, to be among the top three in the world, and its realisation would depend on certain metrics, including economic performance in terms of absolute GDP and absolute per capita income instead of the purchasing power parity (PPP) comparison,” he said at CII Global Economic Policy Summit 2022 here. Kotak said the country has become the fifth largest in the world at about $3.2 trillion and has huge potential.
Congress wins a keen battle in Himachal Pradesh
The State repeats its history of voting against incumbents
Editorial. Modi and the BJP are streets ahead of the Opposition
While Gujarat was a BJP show all the way, Himachal was a face-saver for the Congress
Historic win for BJP in Gujarat, Congress wrests Himachal
PM underlines “less than 1%” difference between Congress-BJP vote share in Himachal
TN ropes in Eric Solheim for advice on climate action
Solheim is part of the Geneva-based Green Hydrogen Organization which is primarily meant to develop standards for green hydrogen
India mulls curbs on maize exports as industry complains of shortage
Prices rule above ₹2,150 a quintal on demand for exports to S-E Asia
Paytm board to meet on December 13 to decide on buyback proposal
This is the first time the company will consider a buyback after its shares were listed in the stock exchange in November 2021
Why is Bisleri looking for a new owner?
Yes Bank’s deal with JC Flowers runs into writ petition in Delhi HC
The petition states that Yes Bank will be left with no money from the recoveries based on the structure of the SRs
Shenu Agarwal is MD & CEO of Ashok Leyland
Agarwal was previously with Escorts Kubota
IRDAI allows foreign investors in capital raising
Move to enable domestic insurers access debt from global sources; IRDAI also allows subordinated debt to be listed in local stock exchanges
Start-up funding drops 35% in 11 months of 2022
Decline in late-stage investments and muted seed stage rounds cited as reasons
The track record of what UDAN has created in terms of value for the country is tremendous:
Union Minister for Civil Aviation and Steel talks about the UDAN 4.2, success of the scheme so far and the new ATF pricing mechanism
One crore PMUY beneficiaries didn’t opt for 3 or more LPG refills in FY22
But per capita consumption has risen from 3.01 refills in FY20 to 3.68 in FY22, said Minister of State for Petroleum & Natural Gas
Sri Lanka to resume talks on stalled trade pact with India
11 rounds of bilateral negotiations were held on the Economic and Technological Cooperation Agreement
Letters to the Editor dated December 8, 2022
RBI signs currency swap agreement with Maldives Monetary Authority
This agreement has been signed under the SAARC Currency Swap Framework
Govt amends SEZ rules to allow 100% WFH for IT units in SEZs till Dec 31, 2023
Units must continue to operate from the premises; need not submit lists of employees allowed WFH
Enhanced HTM Limit: Banks asked to progressive reduce excess SLR by March-end 2025
Earlier this enhanced limit was available for securities acquired between September 1, 2020 and March 31, 2023
Reliance General seeks ₹600 crore from RCap for growth, better solvency
The funds will reflect the group’s continued support towards the subsidiary, company writes to RCap
IRDAI opens bancassurance floodgates to deepen insurance penetration
Each bank can now have distribution tie up with as many as 9 life insurers, 9 general insurers and 9 health insurers
$1.8 billion invested in gas exploration since 2017
Govt has taken various policy initiatives to increase domestic production of natural gas and adopted strategies for promotion of biofuels
India remains net importer of steel in November
Imports exceeded export of finished steel by 262,000 tonnes and rose 92 per cent on y-o-y basis
‘Modi wave’ brings a saffron tsunami in Gujarat
BJP wins unprecedented 156 seats, with a record 52.5 per cent vote share
Trying to make sense of Bitcoin valuation
Using the Adam Hayes model, it can be observed that the observed price of Bitcon does not deviate much from the predicted price
Bar on short-tenure loan securitisation to affect 5% deals: Crisil
Pass-through certificates are issued by trusts or special purpose vehicles to investors
HUL acquires OZiva, Wellbeing Nutrition
Will foray into health and well-being category
No easy time ahead for Biden
Governance likely to get more challenging
India-UK FTA: UK’s Kemi Badenoch to meet Goyal to add momentum to talks
Sixth round of negotiations in New Delhi next week will focus on closing gaps in critical areas
B2B vertical, e-pharmacy, social commerce — 3 emerging areas for Amazon: Manish Tiwary
Shutting down of three businesses this year had nothing to do with market environment, meeting profitability: Tiwary
GM mustard: Herbicide use will be limited to seed production only, says govt
Field trials showed 28 per cent higher yield, no impact on honey bees, says Minister Jitendra Singh
The Assam factor in India’s G20 Presidency
Thanks to its strategic location and much improved infrastructure, Assam can become the gateway to the Asia-Pacific