Small-town banking offers both potential and challenges

In semi-urban and rural areas, banks typically lend more and get fewer deposits, as compared to urban branches – a big challenge. But it’s also where the growth is: today, every private-sector bank is expanding its footprint in semi-urban and rural areas because the metro and urban markets are saturated.

Businesstoday says about the success and challenges of HDFC Bank in semi-urban and rural areas.


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Tulasi Habba 2013


Tulasi Habba also known as Tulsi Vivah, falls during Karthika masam and marks marriage of Lord Vishnu and goddess Tulasi. That is why Vishnu pooja is considered incomplete without tulsi leaves.

Tulasi habba 2013 falls on November 14 (Thursday).

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