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Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Driven by reforms: Weaker players exit, quality players will benefit, doubling their market share to 20% by FY24 The real estate sector is headed for consolidation with the organised players expected to gain, driven by reforms such as Rera which is improving transparency and raising consumer activism on account of poor delivery by builders. A [...]

March 8, 2019 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Real estate sector likely to see consolidation: Report

Will the next 5 years see an upswing in real estate?

Will the next 5 years see an upswing in real estate?

Contrary to the general perception that real estate has been going through a bad phase for the past few years, according to Knight Frank Global House Price Index Q2 2017, prices in the residential real estate market in India appreciated 10.5% in 12 months or 70% (absolute) in 5 years ending June 2017. According to the [...]

September 17, 2017 Loknath Das Real Estate Comments Off on Will the next 5 years see an upswing in real estate?

Bihar Board BSEB result shocker: Students qualifying JEE (main) fail in Class 12, ask to see answer books

Bihar Board BSEB result shocker: Students qualifying JEE (main) fail in Class 12, ask to see answer books

Patna: The poor show in the Bihar School Examination Board’s (BSEB) Class 12 or intermediate examination, 2017, had a fallout today in the form of violent student protests outside BSEB offices early on Wednesday. Soon, it spread to other districts as well. Out of the 12.40 lakh students, just 4.37 lakh or 35.25% managed to [...]

May 31, 2017 Loknath Das Education Comments Off on Bihar Board BSEB result shocker: Students qualifying JEE (main) fail in Class 12, ask to see answer books

Education chancellor: We need to ‘wait and see’ about Trump

Education chancellor: We need to ‘wait and see’ about Trump

As chancellor of the state Board of Regents, Betty Rosa is as well informed as anyone on issues affecting education in New York. But when it comes to the shape of national policy under President Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos, his nominee for secretary of education, she knows as little as anyone else. “Many of us are [...]

January 20, 2017 Saheli Education Comments Off on Education chancellor: We need to ‘wait and see’ about Trump

Why the next 20 years will see a lot less technological disruption than the past 20

Why the next 20 years will see a lot less technological disruption than the past 20

“The internet is still at the beginning of its beginning,” writes Wired co-founder and Silicon Valley guru Kevin Kelly in his new book The Inevitable. Kelly argues that adding machine intelligence to everyday objects — a process he calls “cognifying” — “would be hundreds of times more disruptive to our lives than the transformations gained [...]

October 4, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Why the next 20 years will see a lot less technological disruption than the past 20

Deco-lecting: Why More and More Collectors Literally See Their Art As Wall Dressing

Deco-lecting: Why More and More Collectors Literally See Their Art As Wall Dressing

The trend of “Specu-lecting” hit the art market like an all-consuming wildfire in the midst of the 2008 economic crisis. One part speculation and one part collecting, the idea of art as investment came with the foremost goal of profit. It made some of us winners, but plenty of the rest of us were Ponzi losers, including [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Deco-lecting: Why More and More Collectors Literally See Their Art As Wall Dressing

16 Interior Design Trends You’ll Definitely See in 2016

16 Interior Design Trends You’ll Definitely See in 2016

Will redecorating be one of your New Year’s resolutions this time around? Start here — we’ve scoured all of our best design resources to predict what you’ll want in your home in 2016. 1 The “Glamily” Room What’s an immaculate aesthete to do with a dog around — or a Doritos-loving tween? Let her living [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on 16 Interior Design Trends You’ll Definitely See in 2016

‘Now politicians see themselves as CEOs. Why should we be surprised at a Trump,’ asks Amitav Ghosh

‘Now politicians see themselves as CEOs. Why should we be surprised at a Trump,’ asks Amitav Ghosh

“The crisis will be upon us. It is not in the future but right now and everywhere you look,” said Amitav Ghosh, addressing the issue of climate change extensively at the Express Adda here on Saturday evening. In conversation with The Indian Express Deputy Editor Seema Chishti, Ghosh said dealing with climate change requires the [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on ‘Now politicians see themselves as CEOs. Why should we be surprised at a Trump,’ asks Amitav Ghosh

SEE INSIDE THE OBAMAS’ NEW HOUSE

SEE INSIDE THE OBAMAS’ NEW HOUSE

In late May T&C revealed that the Obama family is moving to an 8,200-square-foot house they’ll be renting in the exclusive Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, D.C. after they leave the White House. And now we can give you a tour of the inside, thanks to listing agent Mark McFadden. Scroll down for a peek. From: [...]

July 26, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on SEE INSIDE THE OBAMAS’ NEW HOUSE

Google buys French startup behind technology that helps machines see

Google buys French startup behind technology that helps machines see

Google today announced a deal to buy Moodstocks, a French startup behind technology that helps smartphones recognise whatever they are aimed at. Moodstocks caught the US technology giant’s eye for its work in computer vision and machine learning, as well for accomplishments in enabling smartphones or other mobile devices to recognise images and objects. Google [...]

July 7, 2016 Saheli Technology Comments Off on Google buys French startup behind technology that helps machines see

U.S. policymakers, companies see a Brexit hurting investment, profits

U.S. policymakers, companies see a Brexit hurting investment, profits

A vote by Britons to leave the European Union on Thursday may not drag the United States into recession, but its effects on U.S. monetary policy, trade and corporate profits are causing concern in Washington D.C. and boardrooms alike. Market volatility in the immediate aftermath of such an unprecedented decision would likely drive down the [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli Business Comments Off on U.S. policymakers, companies see a Brexit hurting investment, profits

Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?

Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?

Home buyer dreams deferred: Aspiring owners put the brakes (mildly, at least) on the torrid pace of buying in January, according to the latest report on pending home sales. But one area in the U.S. still seems to be going stronger than ever: the South. The number of houses across the nation under contract  for sale [...]

April 3, 2016 Saheli Real Estate Comments Off on Which Region Is Poised to See the Most Home Sales?