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GoAir all set to fly international

GoAir all set to fly international

August 13, 2017

GoAir, the low-cost Indian carrier, is planning to launch overseas operations with flights from Mumbai to Phuket in Thailand and Male in Maldives, starting around October this year.

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A political somersault in the state of Bihar

A political somersault in the state of Bihar

July 28, 2017

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar joined hands with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as he jilted an uncomfortable ally, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), and became the chief minister for the sixth time. What are the political ramifications for Indian politics?

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Belise Kariza, Chief Tourism Officer
Trends in Indian Cotton

Trends in Indian Cotton

July 25, 2017

Without being affected by inconsistent weather conditions, the cotton sector is assertive of a 12 pc increase in production during 2017-18. And with the Indian textile industry estimating cotton production at 380 million bales against 340 million bales last year, the domestic and...

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Sands Resorts Macao unveil its newest offerings

Sands Resorts Macao unveil its newest offerings

July 25, 2017

Sands Resorts Macao – an integration of seven world-class hotel brands, which offer 150 dining options, international entertainment and meeting spaces, exposed to view their new offerings during ‘A Night to Shine’ event in New Delhi – including special Diwali packages, au...

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Liberalising aviation services by 2020?

Liberalising aviation services by 2020?

July 20, 2017

The Indian government might contemplate open sky agreements for countries, which fall within a radius of 5,000 kilometres, by 2020.

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Five easy ways to keep social media accounts secure

Five easy ways to keep social media accounts secure

July 20, 2017

As social media profiles are increasingly becoming a major part for businesses for promotions, advertisements and engaging customers as well as clients, it is essential for companies and individuals to prepare for the rising security hazards across various social media platforms....

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‘AP Janmabhoomi’ – an initiative towards digital literacy

‘AP Janmabhoomi’ – an initiative towards digital literacy

July 17, 2017

Government of Andhra Pradesh initiated the ‘AP Janmabhoomi’ project - a social initiative that aims to establish digital classrooms, rural mother and child care centres and crematoriums; while connecting the Indian diaspora to their homeland by including them in their efforts...

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GMR Hyderabad International Airport

GMR Hyderabad International Airport

July 17, 2017

Carbon neutral GMR Hyderabad International Airport (GHIA) is taking steady steps towards becoming 100 pc LED friendly. The airport switched all Taxiway Edge Lights with Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), thus becoming the first airport in south India and second in the country to do so...

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Stretches and breathing patterns for people with desk jobs

Stretches and breathing patterns for people with desk jobs

July 13, 2017

Hurting back and a stiff neck can be a restriction in your efficiency at work. However, by practicing these poses at your desk, you can minimise discomforts thus making it easier for you to focus.

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Biodegradable sanitary napkins produced by women of Goa

Biodegradable sanitary napkins produced by women of Goa

July 12, 2017

In a country where menstruation is hardly spoken about; forget about discussing issues related with decomposition of sanitary napkins. However, women from ‘Saheli’ - a Self Help Group (SHG) in Goa, are changing the norms by manufacturing eco-friendly sanitary napkins to elimi...

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‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ to hit theatres on July 21

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ to hit theatres on July 21

July 12, 2017

Directed by Alankrita Shrivastava, the award-winning Hindi film ‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ that was initially blocked by the Indian Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) for being too lady-oriented and containing sexual content, has now been cleared for release on July 2...

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