E-producers under pressure as ‘E-waste Rules- 2016’ comes into being

A 2016 study has showed that India is the fifth largest producer of electronic wastes in the world, generating 1.8mn metric tonnes of e-wastes annually. The finding shouldn’t be surprising as the country is highly populated, mostly by the middle-income group, and is the second largest mobile market globally. Large amount of e-wastes is an 

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9 Indian Islands to get a Singaporean makeover by NITI Aayog

India is a natural beauty adorned with whites of snows, greens of forests, azures of seas and bisques of coral beaches. The country is blessed with a variety of picturesque landscapes spread across its length and breadth. Among such ‘blessed-with-beauty’ getaways are islands of Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar. Lakshadweep is a cluster of 36 

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Hunger Crisis – India on the 97th spot in the Global Hunger Index

We have been saying that India is developing; is becoming an attractive market for the West; its people are getting access to all facilities now; etc. But how true is this phenomenon? Can we say that the children of our country are leading a physically and mentally healthy life? Can we say that kids below 

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6 reasons why demand for commercial baby foods is rising in India

According to a report, India accounts for 30% of the global population of undernourished children.  Around 47% of children in India are underweight. A report by United Nations reveals that nearly 2.1mn children below the age of 5 die because of preventable diseases like malaria, diarrhoea, pneumonia, et cetera.     These despairing numbers are 

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9 Reasons Why Indian Healthcare is Not So Healthy

India’s healthcare industry is predicted to hit USD 280bn by 2020, registering a CAGR of 16.5%. India’s medical tourism too is estimated to touch USD 6bn by 2018, thanks to low cost treatments, technological advancements, and growth of Ayurveda and homeopathy. However, this isn’t the complete picture. India has been struggling to provide quality healthcare 

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6 features that make online fashion stores prominent in India

Online Fashion Stores- One Connected Device, One Click…and…Lots of Fashion Brands! Click..click..click! That’s all one needs to do to explore a wide variety of fashionable items on virtual department stores. Yes, we are talking about online fashion stores that offer thousands of apparels and accessories of national and international brands. Online fashion shopping is probably 

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Automotive Industry

Car Sales in India boost upto 172,671 units for December 2015

  The Indian automobile industry is in for some good news as the car sales have witnessed a gross increase for the 14th time in a row. The newest numbers on the sales chart are ought to bring smiles to the auto industry bosses as the sale of domestic cars has surged upto 12.87% (13% 

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India to house 402 mn Internet users by December 2015

India to house 402 mn Internet users by December 2015

Just when the tech industry is seeing its new pinnacles in India; the telecommunication front is racing towards a new up-gradation. It is a known fact that the count of Internet users in India is reaching newer heights, yet the number of mobile Internet users-assisted by the Wi-Fi technology is proving to a massive contributor 

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