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TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

 Most of the students at TISS weren’t on campus at the time of the announcement . The announcement by Tata Institute of Social Science (TISS) to shut down three centres and discontinue services of around 25 teachers has baffled students, who have demanded a clarification from the administration. While most of the students at TISS [...]

March 29, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on TISS announces closure of 3 centres: Students demand answers

Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

In theory, the lack of physical cash — the erosion of cash-linked sales — should hurt real estate prices, creating a negative wealth effect that hurts consumption. The nuances of dynamic: a) almost every developer, mortgage broker and equity/debt investor we spoke to expects weakness. This consensus could in itself be self-fulfilling in the near [...]

December 21, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Lower rates to renew demand in real estate

American Airlines flight attendants demand new uniform recall

American Airlines flight attendants demand new uniform recall

American Airlines flight attendants are demanding a “full recall” of their new uniforms after some 1,600 workers became ill. The Association of Professional Flight Attendants union said the uniforms, rolled out in September, are to blame for headaches, rashes and respiratory illnesses. There have been more than 1,600 health complaints from cabin crews, official said. [...]

December 4, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on American Airlines flight attendants demand new uniform recall

India’s 2016 gold demand seen falling to lowest level in seven years – WGC

India’s 2016 gold demand seen falling to lowest level in seven years – WGC

India’s gold demand could fall as much as 24 percent in 2016 to the lowest level in seven years due to higher prices and increased smuggling as the government seeks to bring transparency to bullion purchases, the World Gold Council (WGC) said. Lower demand from the world’s No.2 gold consumer could hurt global spot prices [...]

November 8, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on India’s 2016 gold demand seen falling to lowest level in seven years – WGC

Gold demand drops 10 percent as jewellery buyers, central bankers shy away – WGC

Gold demand drops 10 percent as jewellery buyers, central bankers shy away – WGC

Falling consumer demand and a halving of central bank purchases resulted in a 10 percent drop in gold buying in the third quarter, data from the World Gold Council showed on Tuesday, despite a rise in investment. Added to a 4 percent rise in supply, that pushed the overall quarterly gold market surplus to 166.3 [...]

November 8, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Gold demand drops 10 percent as jewellery buyers, central bankers shy away – WGC

Farmers demand roll back of draft licensing norms on GM tech

Farmers demand roll back of draft licensing norms on GM tech

A consortium of seven farmer organisations, RPKA, today demanded that the Centre rollback draft guidelines which prescribe new norms for licensing and royalty/trait value fixation of BT cotton seeds. The Agriculture Ministry had issued a notification to this effect in May but it was withdrawn and turned into draft guidelines, seeking comments from stakeholders amid [...]

August 17, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Farmers demand roll back of draft licensing norms on GM tech

Real estate demand in tier II and III cities to improve due to smart cities mission: report

Real estate demand in tier II and III cities to improve due to smart cities mission: report

Mumbai: Demand for real estate, particularly residential properties, in smaller cities and non-metros is expected to rise powered by the Smart Cities Mission and development of industrial corridors and expressways, a report said. According to the report by real estate body CREDAI and property consultant Cushman & Wakefield released Thursday, initiatives such as Smart Cities [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate demand in tier II and III cities to improve due to smart cities mission: report

Device makes single doses of drugs on demand

Device makes single doses of drugs on demand

A portable device may allow doctors to create single doses of biopharmaceutical medications on demand, potentially speeding the treatment of diseases that include diabetes and cancer. The portable production system was developed by scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with funding from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, expecting the device could be [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Device makes single doses of drugs on demand

Demand, oil prices, create pain at the pump

Demand, oil prices, create pain at the pump

An increase in oil prices, along with refinery slowdowns and higher demand, means U.S. retail prices for gasoline are on the rise, market analysts found. Motor club AAA reports a national average retail price for a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline Tuesday at $2.11, unchanged from the previous day, but 3 percent higher than one [...]

April 19, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on Demand, oil prices, create pain at the pump

Sugar firms up on rising demand

Sugar firms up on rising demand

Prices of both varieties of sugar firmed up at the Vashi wholesale market here today due to rising demand from stockists and bulk consumers amid restricted arrivals. Small sugar (S-30) shot-up by Rs 6/30 per quintal to Rs 3,572/3,711 from last Saturday’s closing level of Rs 3,566/3,681. Medium sugar (M-30) also climbed by Rs 16/40 [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Sugar firms up on rising demand

Copra edible Mumbai surges on good demand

Copra edible Mumbai surges on good demand

Copra edible Mumbai prices surged at the spice market here today due to good demand from stockists and retailers amid restricted arrivals from producing belts. The rest of the spices ruled steady in the absence of any worthwhile buying. Copra edible Mumbai gained by Rs 100 per quintal to Rs 7,500 from last Saturday’s closing [...]

April 18, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Copra edible Mumbai surges on good demand