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The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

The stage is set, the bright lights are on, the world’s attention will be sharply focused on a small Scottish town in the United Kingdom. Can the acrobatics of diplomacy scale down the ups and downs of freak weather conditions? Can the jamboree of volunteers, protesters, and world leaders pull off a mighty feat and [...]

January 13, 2022 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on The big climate circus is in town: What to expect at COP26 in Glasgow

Google employees’ personal politics helped dissolve their own ethics committee. Can India expect a similar scenario?

Google employees’ personal politics helped dissolve their own ethics committee. Can India expect a similar scenario?

Google could have avoided this huge embarrassment if they had only googled to find out what lay ahead. (Illustration by C Sasikumar) Consider this: An external advisory council, the Advanced Technology External Advisory Council (ATEAC) — essentially an ethics council to guide new technologies — set up by Google in the last week of March, being disbanded [...]

April 27, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on Google employees’ personal politics helped dissolve their own ethics committee. Can India expect a similar scenario?

How Will Technology Change the Government by 2030? Federal Leaders Predict 5 Trends and Threats to Expect

How Will Technology Change the Government by 2030? Federal Leaders Predict 5 Trends and Threats to Expect

If I asked you to predict how technology would change your industry 5-10 years from now, what would you say? When it comes to predicting trends, there are a few ways to go about it — and whether you’re surveying thousands of thought-leaders or simply asking a colleague based on their domain expertise — there’s no wrong way [...]

February 26, 2019 Loknath Das Technology Comments Off on How Will Technology Change the Government by 2030? Federal Leaders Predict 5 Trends and Threats to Expect

Sun Pharma Q3 preview: Analysts expect healthy growth in profit, revenue on US business

Sun Pharma Q3 preview: Analysts expect healthy growth in profit, revenue on US business

. Sun Pharmaceutical Industries is expected to report a healthy set of earnings for October-December quarter, driven by strong US business and Halol resolution. One thing to note is numbers will be on low base for the quarter. “The key drivers for the business in terms of ANDA pipeline, differentiated portfolio and regulatory compliance for the US [...]

February 12, 2019 Loknath Das Business Comments Off on Sun Pharma Q3 preview: Analysts expect healthy growth in profit, revenue on US business

Expect your health insurance costs to rise in 2017

Expect your health insurance costs to rise in 2017

You’ll pay a little more for your workplace health insurance plan next year. Health insurance premiums will increase by 5 percent in 2017 for employees, according to a recent study from the National Business Group on Health, a Washington, D.C.-based organization that represents large employers. That’s about on par with employers’ predicted expenses. The 133 [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Expect your health insurance costs to rise in 2017

Now trending: Expect a move toward ’70s inspired design and bold colours

Now trending: Expect a move toward ’70s inspired design and bold colours

To follow a trend or not, that is the question. Do trends matter? Are they good or bad? And how do you know which ones you should adopt when it comes to your home decor? To answer these questions, and get a jump on what will be hot next year, we polled three of Ottawa’s [...]

July 9, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Now trending: Expect a move toward ’70s inspired design and bold colours