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Medical tourism in east India

Medical tourism in east India

November 18, 2019

Medical tourism in India has developed in the last few years to not only provide assistance to people travelling for health issues but has also become a lucrative source of revenue for Indian economy. At a private hospital in Kolkata a man from Bangladesh was waiting for test rep...

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Regional languages changing India’s internet landscape

Regional languages changing India’s internet landscape

May 14, 2019

With the diverse nature of Indian demography, the growing use of local Indian languages online will change the country's internet landscape breaking the English language barrier.

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The story of smart Indian travellers

The story of smart Indian travellers

April 24, 2019

With the steady economic development, women’s financial empowerment, young couples with disposable income and smart technologies, the new age Indian travellers are setting global trends in record numbers. It is not shopping, but relaxation that now tops the agenda when they pla...

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Cybercrimes should be considered as phone frauds

Cybercrimes should be considered as phone frauds

May 31, 2018

To fight increasing cybercrimes, stakeholders call for stringent norms, self-regulation and discretion.

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Decoding India’s Economic Survey 2018

Decoding India’s Economic Survey 2018

February 9, 2018

The Economic Survey 2017-18 presented by India’s Finance Minister ArunJaitley on 29 January conveyed caution as well as optimism, while scripting the way forward for the future.

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Union Budget 2018: a policy prescription or an election manifesto?

Union Budget 2018: a policy prescription or an election manifesto?

February 2, 2018

With its popularity dwindling among the rural voters the Modi government has offered a new deal in India’s annual federal budget 2018. It looks pro-poor and pro-farmers to uplift rural India towards prosperity. One wonders whether it is too late as the General Election 2019 is ...

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Will cash be king again?

Will cash be king again?

December 15, 2017

Even as the Modi government preparesthe Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill to strengthen the banking system, Indians fear losing their savings.

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Eating out, generating jobs, fuelling economy

Eating out, generating jobs, fuelling economy

November 17, 2017

Eating outboosts tourism, generates jobs and fuels the economy, and the activity is exponentially increasing among the billion plus Indians. Is India ready to unlock its growth potential? To do so, India needs a clear road map ahead.

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BJP president Amit Shah’s economics

BJP president Amit Shah’s economics

September 14, 2017

As Amit Shah, the BJP national president, gave a sermon to captains of the industry last week— to reinvent their role to promote brand India, make India a global manufacturing hub, focus on research & development, and secure more patents— his audience maintained stoic silence...

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Trends in retail, FMCG, e-commerce and food industry in India

Trends in retail, FMCG, e-commerce and food industry in India

September 11, 2017

As retail, FMCG, e-commerce and the food industry in India are witnessing remarkable growth and attracting foreign investments, each sector is rolling out new initiatives and coming in terms with contemporary trends.

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Tourism Investors Meet 2017

Tourism Investors Meet 2017

July 10, 2017

Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) unveiled the third edition of ‘Tourism Investors Meet’ from July 5-6, at the Federation House, FICCI in New Delhi, looking at unravelling the investment potential in tourism infrastructure in India.

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The smoky future of the tobacco farmers in India

The smoky future of the tobacco farmers in India

June 1, 2017

‘At the crossroads of life and livelihood’ was a perfect name given to a study done on India's tobacco industry; the second largest in the world after China. As the country endorses campaigns against the consumption of tobacco, the alternative employment for workers remains t...

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