Deepika Padukone launches Live Love Laugh lecture series on mental health: Long way to go

Deepika Padukone at the launch of Live Love Laugh lecture series Photo: Yogen Shah Mental health and promoting an empathetic discussion around it has been the centre of Deepika Padukone’s agenda ever since she came out with her story of dealing with depression. Deepika became one of the first celebrities in Bollywood to break the stigma and start an open dialogue around mental health. In fact, four years ago when she launched her project Live Love Laugh Foundation, aimed at doing the same, she received a lot of acclaim for…

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A Marketer’s Balancing Act: Just Because A Technology Can Doesn’t Mean It Should

Technology companies are often accused of falling in love with their own technology. It’s understandable. With today’s high rate of technological innovation, look at the things we can do that we scarcely dreamed possible before. But with all this progress, an old adage seems appropriate: “Just because you can doesn’t mean you should.” That’s because technologists can often develop their inventions without fully understanding how customers will actually use that technology or what unexpected issues they may encounter related to its deployment. It’s up to chief marketing officers (CMOs) and…

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Clear signs of revival in industrial production, fixed investment: FM Sitharaman

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said there are clear signs of revival of industrial production and fixed investment after economic growth plunged to a six-year low. At a press conference called to announce the third part of the stimulus package for the economy, she said measures are being taken to improve credit outflow from banks. Also, transmission of interest rate cuts is being effected by banks, she said, adding she will meet heads of public sector lenders on 19 September to review the transmission. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI ) has since February…

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Mutual Fund Investment: 5 reasons to invest in tax saving mutual funds

Investing in tax-saving mutual funds gives the benefit of diversifying your portfolio as per requirement. Tax-saving mutual funds, over the years, have proven to be the best tax-saving option for investors. While there are various tax-saving investment options such as National Pension System (NPS), National Savings Certificate (NSC), and Public Provident Fund (PPF), among others, Equity-Linked Savings Scheme (ELSS) has remained the most preferred. Here are 5 reasons why you should consider investing in tax-saving mutual funds (ELSS): 1. Lowest Lock-in Period Conventional tax-saving instruments generally come with long lock-in…

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3-Point Analysis | Why should you increase investment in gold now?

Gold has surged nearly 20 percent in 2019 while Sensex has risen 3 percent in the same period. With fears of an economic slowdown, gold is a pick which will provide stability. Moneycontrol’s Shraddha Sharma does a 3-Point Analysis on why you should increase allocation of the yellow metal in your portfolio. [“source=moneycontrol”]

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Maxim Vlasov is a Russian lifestyle influencer who has worked with many celebs

The number of successful people in the world has risen with great speed in the last decade. Social media and the internet have proved to make a great difference in the lives of people from every field. Maxim Vlasov is one person who has fully utilized this opportunity. Maxim, who hails from Moscow, Russia has come out as one of the biggest influencers of the present time. He is the founder and owner of Agency 13 which manages bloggers, models, actors, producers, directors, and celebrities on a large scale. In…

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