Tag Archives: India

The Great Indian Number Trick for Businesses

Even just a handful of the Indian biryani will fill some growth-starving firm’s tummy. Even a really small percentage of the large Indian number might be pretty massive comparatively. All you have to do is to never forget that “the head, the heart and the purse must be in alignment”… Continue reading

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Indian Railways: the world’s largest e-commerce retailer

“The Indian Railways is a […] never-before and hopefully a never-after world. It is the world’s largest e-commerce retailer, yet it runs a train network that is dirty, uncomfortable and far from modern by technological standards” says Rama Bijapurkar in … Continue reading

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Food, Music & Love at SUBWAY – The bizarre Indian marriage proposal

She: Are you married?
Me: No. [smiling]
She [smiles]: Will you marry me?
Me, slightly confused, just smiling back. In the meantime a quite old-looking priest fully covered in white enters the shop.

Male employee [laughs and forms a plane out of his hand to show how she’ll fly with me to Germany]: Very good, Sir.
Me, just keeping the smile. Continue reading

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Music changes the world, even in Fast Food Restaurants

Entered a Subway: Kinda tense atmosphere. While having my meal I requested to turn on some music. After enjoying Backstreet Boys, I asked for some Bengali/Hindi tunes. By the time I was leaving the staff was singing, laughing & smiling. … Continue reading

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The true winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 2014

You may call it coincidence that both, the new the Pakistani and the Indian dignitary, are awarded for following Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi’s path of non-violent protests, I’d rather call it destiny! Continue reading

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Chalo Karthikeyan, Chalooooo – The tragic life of Karthikeyan

It’s Thursday, the day of the week to start off into our holidays to Nepal during Durga Puja break. In order to to not miss the bus, we skipped our last class of today – obviously a very German thought … Continue reading

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Can Social Media support India’s transformation?

I recently discovered this interesting tweet by the Police Commissioner of Bangalore: M. N. Reddi. Even though we have seen similar posts in the Western world, in India – I think – this might change behavior and influence the society on a bigger … Continue reading

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