Netflix still gets booed at Cannes

THE rise of Netflix has been greeted frostily by some of the old guard at the Cannes film festival, where the American streaming giant’s disregard for releasing films in cinemas wins it few friends. It…

Enough reason for RBI to go for a…

MUMBAI: A sharp fall in global crude oil prices over the last few days, predictions of a better monsoon and limited impact from the goods and services tax on inflation may push the Reserve Bank…

Noida to hire private agency to monitor housing…

NOIDA: The Noida Authority will appoint a private agency to monitor housing projects with thousands of homebuyers still waiting for flats due years ago to be delivered. The Authority on Friday invited an expression of…

Home away from home: Top 5 places to…

Belize is bordered by Mexico and Guatemala to its north and west and the Atlantic Ocean to the east. This small nation is known for its annual September Celebrations events and has English as its…

This bank is betting that boat racing will…

Singapore-based bank DBS is hoping an aquatic event can help it ride the millennial wave.The bank is marketing directly to that generation — often defined as those aged 18 to 35 — for a regatta…

The $1.3 trillion student loan problem facing Betsy…

Students boo Education Secretary Betsy DeVos When Education Secretary Betsy DeVos testified about her department's budget this week, most of the hearing focused on her school choice proposal. But DeVos oversees a $ 1.3 trillion…

Does Cognizant Technology Fit the Bill as Buffett's…

Image source: The Motley Fool.At Berkshire Hathaway 's (NYSE: BRK-B) annual meeting earlier this month, an investor asked Warren Buffett about the company's shift from investing in high-return, asset-light businesses to capital-intensive businesses, such as…