Category Archives: India

Top 7 Promising Indian Tech Startups of 2013

Top 7 Promising Indian Tech Startups of 2013

Indian Startups are raring to conquer the world. More and more daring technologists are quitting their routine jobs, and jumping into the startup arena. And the world is taking notice. Multi billion dollar corporations like Target are launching their accelerator programs in India to tap the talent and ideas and the future looks bright as…Continue Reading

National Film Award Winners List [2013]

National Film Award Winners List [2013]

60th National Film Awards were announced yesterday and while these are not as glamorous and lets say the Filmfare awards, Stardust  or other private awards, they come as huge recognition and respect. It is generally accepted that private awards are driven by commercialization and only concentrates on Bollywood (Hindi Film Industry), while National Awards truly…Continue Reading

Buy smart, invest smart this Diwali!

Buy smart, invest smart this Diwali!

Slowdown has been the reason for all sorts of problem in and around India. Only sector which has been reporting a growth worth calling a growth is the IT industry. When everything fails a little cheer is provided to everyone by the fact that the Diwali festival is not far away. A lot is riding…Continue Reading

Draft Guidelines regarding Implementation of GAAR !

Draft Guidelines regarding Implementation of GAAR !

The hot money seems in all moods to make a beeline for the India equities with today’s guidelines from the government on controversial GAAR taxes. With Pranab-da rising to the occasion as UPA-nominated Presidential candidate, Prime Minister seems to have wasted no time in coming clean on the tax guidelines, which had prompted extreme pessimism…Continue Reading

Consumer non-durables lifts India’s January IIP to 6.8% growth

Consumer non-durables lifts India’s January IIP to 6.8% growth

India’s January 2012 industrial production index has notched a strong come back with 6.8% growth year-on-year. However, the benign IIP data could also mean that the pace of likely rate cuts to come might not be as aggressive from the country’s apex banker. Among the strong performers from the industrial output data were capital goods…Continue Reading

Maruti’s new Swift DZire Interior & Exteriors

Maruti’s new Swift DZire Interior & Exteriors

Pitting in direct competition with Chevrolet Beat and Hyundai i20, Maruti Suzuki India has unveiled its new compact and highly fuel-efficient Swift DZire. The powerful entry-level sedan, which is tagged at a price range of Rs.4.79 lakh to Rs.7.09 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi); will be sold in both petrol and diesel variants. The new Swift DZire…Continue Reading

Expats and India’s Business World

Expatriates have always been an integral part of India’s work force. Qualified foreign professionals were often sent to India, to introduce employers and workers to new production processes or implement new systems. Thus, firangis (foreigners) are not entirely new to India’s business world. Today still, highly qualified employees who work for a branch office of…Continue Reading