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Startups enabling Rural Entrepreneurship in Dairy Farming

Technology is empowering dairy farmers who are going the organic route to financial prosperity and a good life. Farmer couple Rangegowda and Nagaveni in Tiptur village in Karnataka were deep in debt and to make matters worse their agricultural loan was not waived off. To make ends meet he was on the verge of selling… Read More Startups enabling Rural Entrepreneurship in Dairy Farming

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Grand Mercure Gandhinagar GIFT City

A visit to Gandhinagar, India’s first operational smart city is all about experiencing the old and the new. Heading to GIFT City Gandhinagar from Ahmedabad’s International Airport is a breeze. The 25-minute drive is all about great roads, a carpet of greenery and a pop of colour courtesy the stunning bougainvillea blooms that dot the… Read More Grand Mercure Gandhinagar GIFT City

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The Rann Utsav

The annual Rann Utsav is currently underway and is your best way to come up close with Gujarat even if it is under the shadow of COVID-19. The Rann of Kutch is the world’s largest salt desert and the winters is when you can stay at the Rann to experience its vivid sights and sounds.… Read More The Rann Utsav

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Pepper Trail in Wayanad

At Pepper Trail in Wayanad, you can reconnect with nature with a twist of health at a one-of-its-kind medicinal plant forest. In 1932, Balaram Kurup bought a 200-acre estate in Wayanad in Kerala. Well, if you are wondering what is unusual here read on. Kurup happens to be the first person in Asia to extract… Read More Pepper Trail in Wayanad

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Geetanjali Mishra – Interview

Geetanjali Mishra, may be the face of ‘Crime Patrol’ but her acting repertoire includes films, theatre and web series as well. What is common to television soaps Balika Vadhu, Naagin3, Ek Lakshya, Kartik Purnima, Aghori, Sohni Mahiwal, Sangam, Rang Rasiya, Ranbir Rano, Piya Ka Ghar, Matti Ki Banno, Mann Vasanai, Maayke Se Bandhi Dor, Jai… Read More Geetanjali Mishra – Interview

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Potbelly Divine – review of Bihari cuisine

Bihari cuisine is a hidden gem of Indian regional cuisine that combines flavour and technique to create a vivid taste profile. A meal at the newly opened The Potbelly Divine at Indiranagar in Bengaluru was my first introduction to Bihari cuisine. The Delhi based chain has made its first inroads into the South of India… Read More Potbelly Divine – review of Bihari cuisine

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Million Wells Project Bangalore

The million wells project is a movement that is ensuring that groundwater is recharged naturally. 19th June 2019 is a day Chennai will not forget. It was that day when local authorities announced that the day when the city had run out of water and it was Day Zero. The National Institute for Transforming India… Read More Million Wells Project Bangalore

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Make an Impression with Printmaking

Printmaking is an original piece of art that is relatively unknown which is what this series of workshops aims to demystify. A set of virtual printmaking workshops is being organized by India Habitat Center in collaboration with ‘Multiple Encounters’ over November and December that will give you an insight into this art form. Five print… Read More Make an Impression with Printmaking

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Bombay Greens – helping you develop Green Fingers

Growing microgreens at home could well mean that you have health in your hands even as COVID-19 rages on. By July 2020, Mahir Chablani, an 8-year-old student in, Delhi was completely bored. The lockdown and closure of school had him confined home for over four months. That is when his mother discovered DIY kits from… Read More Bombay Greens – helping you develop Green Fingers

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The KariGhars

Bengaluru based interior designing firm The KariGhars is making design trendy in homes and offices, one project at a time. Abhishek Chadha, CEO & Founder started his design firm ‘The KariGhars’ in 2009 when Abhishek and his wife, Aashita used the services of an interior designer to get their home designed. Noticing a gap, they… Read More The KariGhars