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Before Investing For 2022, Clean Out The Clutter

Jan 08, 2022 Meghna Maiti

Before investing for this year, take stock of your existing assets and liabilities. Start by reducing high-interest debt and de-cluttering the insurance and mutual fund portfolios

States Debt-funds Cost Soars by 11 Bps, Crosses 7.16%

Jan 05, 2022 Press Trust of India

The hardening of the rates at the first auction of the quarter comes in the wake of the expected large supply of debt from the states, as indicated for Q4 at Rs 3.2 lakh crore, up by Rs 10,000 crore.

Multi-Asset Investing Is Like Building A Cricket Team

Just the way a cricket team needs players with different skills, multi-asset investing means putting together assets with different risks and returns and, thus, rewards.

Lenders Okay Darwin Platform's Bid To Acquire Lavasa Corp

Dec 25, 2021 PTI

Darwin Platform Infrastructure Ltd (DPIL) on Friday said its bid to acquire Lavasa Corporation through the insolvency process has been approved by the firm's lenders.

CAG Report Reveals Alarming Debt Burden Of Himachal Pradesh

The state of Himachal Pradesh is mounting with debt as it grows at an alarming rate, Comptroller and Auditor General of India has raised concerns. From 2015-16 to 2019-20, the fiscal liabilities in the state have increased by 51.01%.

09 December, 2021

Decline In Returns From Debt Funds; What Should An Existing Investor Do?

Anshul Gupta

Debt funds do have a great degree of long term stability and more consistent returns than other investments like mutual funds exposed to stocks, there is still a degree of play associated with them.

08 December, 2021

RBI Monetary Policy 2021 : What Will Be The Impact On Debt Funds?

Kundan Kishore

RBI has retained its repo and reverse repo rates. But rate hikes are expected to take place within the next year, so debt fund investors should look at funds with 5-10 years' maturities.

28 November, 2021

Priyanka Takes Jibe At PM Modi Over Not Waiving Off Farmers’ Debt

Outlook Web Desk

Targeting PM Narendra Modi, Priyanka Gandhi said: "Do you know the cost of the aircraft used by him? It is Rs 8,000 crore. He comes here to give a speech but your income is not raised’.

26 November, 2021

5 Top Mistakes One Should Avoid While Making A Regular Budget

Meghna Maiti

Most of us work through the month for a single pay cheque. When you have a budget, you know where your money is being spent. “This helps you to track your expenses, control inflow and outflow of income.

23 November, 2021

Pay Off Your Old Debt To Increase Your Home Loan Eligibility

Meghna Maiti

Paying off existing debt and showing more sources of income increase your chances of getting a bigger home loan. Adding a co-applicant who’s working, boosts your home loan eligibility.

16 September, 2021

Highlights: Govt Announces Setting Up Of National Asset Reconstruction Company

Outlook Business Team

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman cleared a proposal providing Rs 30,600cr government guarantee for security receipts to be issued by the National Asset Reconstruction Company to tackle bad loans

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz