‘Need revenue for public spending,’ says Arun Jaitley on high petrol, diesel taxes

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley provided no indication today of any cut in excise duty on petrol and diesel to cushion the spike in rates, saying that the government needs revenue to support public spending without

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley provided no indication today of any cut in excise duty on petrol and diesel to cushion the spike in rates, saying that the government needs revenue to support public spending without

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The Bitcoin Boom Has Indian Investors Jumping In Like Never Before

Even conservative Indian investors can’t seem to resist the bitcoin price boom. As the value of the cryptocurrency breached the $11,000 per bitcoin mark on Nov. 29—effectively doubling within a single month—virtual currency exchanges in the country say

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Even conservative Indian investors can’t seem to resist the bitcoin price boom. As the value of the cryptocurrency breached the $11,000 per bitcoin mark on Nov. 29—effectively doubling within a single month—virtual currency exchanges in the country say

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A Genius $33,000 House That Takes Only 6 Hours To Build

In a time when real estate prices are going through the roof, Italian Renato Vidal has created a brilliant alternative to traditional housing. The M.A.Di. is a flat pack folding home that costs only $33K

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In a time when real estate prices are going through the roof, Italian Renato Vidal has created a brilliant alternative to traditional housing. The M.A.Di. is a flat pack folding home that costs only $33K

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Architect Designs Incredible House Out Of Shipping Containers, And The Interior Is As Good As The Exterior

Living in a shipping container in the middle of the desert might not sound like everybody’s idea of fun, but wait until you see this stunning creation by London-based designer James Whitaker. The 200-square metre

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Living in a shipping container in the middle of the desert might not sound like everybody’s idea of fun, but wait until you see this stunning creation by London-based designer James Whitaker. The 200-square metre

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40% of Freelancers Don’t Have a Formal Retirement Plan. Here’s Why

Being self-employed has its perks. You get to be your own boss. You get to set your own hours. Want a day off? Well, you get a day off. You can make a decent living

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Being self-employed has its perks. You get to be your own boss. You get to set your own hours. Want a day off? Well, you get a day off. You can make a decent living

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Think You Know About Personal Finance? Well, You’re Half Right

We all like to think we’re good with money, right? Maybe we’re not as good as we think we are. Americans can answer money management questions correctly less than half the time, according to a

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We all like to think we’re good with money, right? Maybe we’re not as good as we think we are. Americans can answer money management questions correctly less than half the time, according to a

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Strong Vs. Weak Dollar: A Super Simple Breakdown of What it Actually Means

What’s best for Americans: a strong dollar or a weak one? If you were an economist, you’d likely roll up your sleeves and get excited for what could easily be a back-and-forth conversation all day.

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What’s best for Americans: a strong dollar or a weak one? If you were an economist, you’d likely roll up your sleeves and get excited for what could easily be a back-and-forth conversation all day.

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15 Sneaky Psychological Tricks That Will Help You Save More Money

Saving money isn’t fun. It’s not something your brain wants to do. So if you want to develop good financial habits, you’re going to have to trick it. Thankfully, I’ve got a lot of experience

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Saving money isn’t fun. It’s not something your brain wants to do. So if you want to develop good financial habits, you’re going to have to trick it. Thankfully, I’ve got a lot of experience

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What’s a Credit Score Really Worth? Maybe Not Much After This

If you’re checking out your credit score, there’s something you should know. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has called out all three of the major credit reporting agencies — Experian, Equifax and TransUnion — for

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If you’re checking out your credit score, there’s something you should know. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has called out all three of the major credit reporting agencies — Experian, Equifax and TransUnion — for

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