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June 5, 2019
Ethic Wear Destinations in India

India is a land of culture, diversity and a variety of religions. Clothing preferred across various regions of the country depends on the local climate, geography, ethnicity and cultural traditions. The ethnic garments preferred by the men and women residing in our country are said to have derived from simple styled clothes, which include Saree, Lehanga, Sherwani, Gamcha, Langota, Kurta and Dhoti. India is famous throughout the world for its traditional Indian prints, embroidery, embellishment [...]Read More

May 15, 2019
General Elections 2019 - Day 65

PM challenges Mamata Banerjee in her backyard Prime Minister Modi arrived in Kolkata to address rallies in Basirhat and Diamond Harbour. Earlier in the day, he addressed rallies in Paliganj in Bihar and Deoghar in Jharkhand. In the outskirts of Kolkata, his first rally was at Basirhat in support of BJP candidate from Sayantan Basu. In both rallies, the PM immediately launched into attacking Mamata Banerjee saying the people of Bengal were ready to vote [...]Read More

May 14, 2019
General Elections 2019 - Day 64

BJP faces TMC intimidation before Amit Shah roadshow in Kolkata BJP continues to face the wrath of TMC cadres in Bengal. At every level and stage from the run-up to polls till today, TMC cadres are not allowing any room or space in Bengal for BJP to make its presence felt or spread its message. Today is the big day for the BJP in Kolkata as Amit Shah and members of the BJP have arrived [...]Read More

December 25, 2018
Christmas Celebration at Park Street

Christmas is here and people across the country are celebrating this festival of joy with gaiety and enthusiasm. A number of events are being celebrated across India on the occasion; however, the best celebration is being held at Park Street in Kolkata. This also happens to be the largest Christmas carnival that is held not only in West Bengal but in the entire country. Thousands of tourists from India and abroad visit Park Street to [...]Read More

December 18, 2018
Places to visit on new year

Making resolutions, additions/deletions in your bucket list or finding new goals – that’s what usually surrounds the coming of new year. And, there’s a lot that goes into it – new aspirations, new responsibilities, and new horizons to touch. Whew! Take a mental break from all the upcoming hustle bustle and prepare yourself for the big year ahead in advance. Rejuvenate and shed off all the tiredness by hitting any of the below-mentioned places. Start [...]Read More

February 7, 2017
Sanjiv Puri is new ITC CEO

ITC is not just another brand. Going from the Imperial Tobacco Company (established 1910) to the Indian Tobacco Company (1970) and to ITC in 1974, the company is an Indian icon which employs over 25,000 people in 60 offices across the country. Going from being a tobacco major to becoming a multi-business conglomerate with presence in hospitality, information technology, agriculture, packaged foods and FMCG, ITC is one of the groups that has left an indelible [...]Read More

February 5, 2017
The Ecotourism Path - India's Tourism Roadmap

Sunderbans National Park – West Bengal Sunderbans is a UNESCO World Heritage Site covering an area of around 1,330 km. This is a must-visit place and should be No 1 destination for ecotourism lovers. Part of West Bengal, the Sunderbans National Park is a large, mostly marshy land and is made up of several rivers, tributaries, water channels, forests and islands that together form a massive estuarine delta. The vast mangroves of Sunderbans are home [...]Read More

January 20, 2017
Indian Railway's Priority in 2017

Doing away with a tradition that has lasted some 92 years, the government of India will be merging the railway budget and the union budget this year. Also, this year the budget is likely to be presented early in the month of February. Even as the country gears up to understand and examine this first combined budget, we are certain that Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu already has his priorities sorted. Let us take a look [...]Read More

December 13, 2016
Anthem Policing in Cinemas

Rise of vigilantism was on the expected lines when the Supreme Court in its recent order directed movie theatres across the country to play the national anthem before the start of a film. The apex court, in its controversial order, made it mandatory for all movie goers to stand as a mark of respect when national anthem would be played in halls. While passing the directive it appears that the apex court has forgotten that [...]Read More

December 6, 2016
December Fairs and Festivals

December is not just a wait for the year to end. It is the month when India gears up to celebrate the best of art, culture and festivities. Here are some of the top fairs, festivals, and celebrations held across the country this month. Hornbill Festival Dates: December 1 – 10, 2016 Where: Kisama Heritage Village, Kohima, Nagaland Named after the bird sighted in this part of the country, the Hornbill Festival of Nagaland is [...]Read More

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