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  • enterprise / Feature

    Will small finance banks regain their mojo?

    Just as euphoria was building around the banks, extended lockdown and poor collections came crushing in. The impact is now showing on their books

    August 05, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Newbs in two-wheelers ‘shock’ the nawabs out of smugness

    Two-wheeler incumbents will see their scooter business being disrupted by electric models from start-ups 

    July 06, 2021
  • markets / Feature

    How long will the spin around textile stocks last?

    Robust demand and better margins make the pandemic year a watershed one for textile players. But the jury is still out on how far the sentiment will hold

    July 06, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Can NTPC steal Adani Green’s thunder?  

    The solar pageant is between two contestants – one is young and aggressive, and the other is staid and pragmatic

    April 14, 2021
  • strategy / Feature

    Musk, Mittal’s one small step in space is one giant leap of faith

    Starlink and OneWeb’s satellite broadband holds promise, but beating telcos reach will be a moonshot 

    April 09, 2021
  • specials / Techtonic 2021

    “When we complete our five years, our road infrastructure will be equal to European and American standards”

    Union Minister Nitin Gadkari fields questions on funding road projects and the hard job of reviving the MSME sector 

    April 02, 2021
  • strategy / Feature

    Can Kia’s two-model magic hold India spellbound for long?

    Hyundai’s sibling made a sensational debut but it will have to go beyond Seltos and Sonet to retain its edge

    March 11, 2021
  • specials / India’s Best Fund Managers 2021

    Index beaters, where are you?

    Most fund managers continue to lag the benchmark indices and in 2021, the story might not be any different 

    March 01, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Why the ‘bad bank’ will solve the problem of bankers but not that of banks

    The ARC-AMC looks like an attempt to do the impossible, as a distraction away from what really needs to be done  

    February 18, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    In the capex waltz, the government has to lead

    Private capex revival is slow with India Inc choosing to set its house in order, than chase growth 

    February 06, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    India’s flirtation with the dollar could be risky

    The liquidity glut notwithstanding, the government’s plan to raise dollar debt will come at a price 

    February 06, 2021
  • the big story / Lead Story

    Crowning or fading glory: What will the new HDFC Bank chief deliver?

    The bank is facing a perception crisis with high-level exits and the RBI stricture, just as the competitive landscape is changing with freshly-minted fintech companies  

    January 01, 2021
  • markets / Feature

    Jingoism buried, IPO done, stock price up 50%. What next for Gland Pharma?

    Its IPO was talk of the town, but investors gave it a miss. Now, the company is having the last laugh

    December 10, 2020
  • markets / Feature

    After two blockbuster bets, Info Edge wants to be more. Will investors bite?

    With two unicorns in its bag, the internet company is modelling itself as a VC firm. It is a tempting buy, but pricey 

    November 20, 2020