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CPI and WPI: Prasanna – Head Global Markets Group, ICICI Bank

“Headline CPI came close to expectations at 2.2% YoY. This was led with continued deflation in food group while the broad-core index threw up a negative surprise with core inflation remaining at 5.7%. Despite the sharp fall in petrol and diesel prices in December, the core inflation was elevated. This was due to the high sequential

Food Habits of Indians: Ipsos Study

74% Indians are content with their current body weight; 63% Indians are willing to eat a plant based substitute for meat The study busts myths about Indians Indians are making informed choices; experimenting; moving away from norms   New Delhi, January 14, 2019: According to a new study by Ipsos that explores world’s food habits, insights

SHOPPERS ARE SCROLLING, NOT STROLLING IN THE RETAIL REVOLUTION

Wholesale, fashion chiefs turn The Retail Summit spotlight on technology transforming shopping experiences for new age customers Dubai, UAE, 9 January 2019: AI-powered shop assistants know what you want to buy before you do, and have an innate sense of how to meet customer needs. In the age of Artificial Intelligence, anything is possible as

In 2018 Over a Billion People’s Data was Compromised

NordVPN Reviews the Most Significant and Worst Data Breaches of 2018 If your data wasn’t leaked this year, you’re lucky. The information of over a billion people was compromised in 2018 as many of the companies we trust failed to protect our data. From credit card skimming to bugs and ‘leaky’ backends, Daniel Markuson, Digital

Top Global Workforce Predictions 2019 by Kronos Incorporated

Bengaluru, India, January 4, 2019 — The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated today released its annual predictions of the top trends which will impact the global workforce in the coming year. Top Workforce Trends of 2019:AI and machine learning unmask previously hidden workforce data to make people-centric decisions. Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will finally be

Work Place Sexual Harassment- The Rules & Your Rights

To help people know their rights as an employee and the legal support they are entitled to in case of reported sexual harassment at workplace, Kashyap & Kashyap Law Firm has launched an awareness Initiative by organizing  workshops across India  on Prevention of Sexual Harassment (PoSH) at the workplace New Delhi: As the storm of

Zilch – the infinite Nothingness from which springs Life

Somolekha’s website is now live. Officially it heralds the launch of her third book of poems Zilch, but it is a lot more. Beautifully crafted, the website offers a rare peep into the life of the poetess, her work – where the diamonds are scattered so carelessly that even beggars don’t stoop to pick them

Padmini & her new book ‘Sleeping with the arch rivals’

            Padmini Dutta Sharma, internationally renowned best selling author has curved a special niche for herself in the literary world by her different genre of books ranging from fiction to non fiction; poems to short stories, novels to essays. Being a profound writer and columnist she has always lend her thoughts and pen to the

Aeroflot registers own breed of sniffer dogs 

20 December 2018, Moscow. – Aeroflot has registered its own Shalaika breed of sniffer dogs with the Russian Cynological Federation. The official presentation of the dogs took place at Sheremetyevo International Airport’s Terminal B and was attended by the breeder of the Shalaika dogs, Klim Sulimov, and members of the cynology community. The dogs were presented by Aeroflot’s

MCAFEE REPORT EXAMINES CYBERCRIMINAL UNDERGROUND

McAfee Labs sees 480 new threats per minute in Q3 2018; Cryptominers leverage IoT devices; Financial sector sees 20% increase in data breaches Key Findings: McAfee researchers analyze cybercriminal markets and secret forums; reveal tactics, targets New IoT device malware grows 73% in Q3; total IoT malware up 203% in last four quarters Cryptomining malware