List of 7 haunted places in kolkata you should better avoid visiting alone

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Sep 102014
 
List of 7 haunted places in kolkata you should better avoid visiting alone

According to the elders of the society, especially the Indian society, there’s a definite age to do everything—like, you cannot play in gully cricket if you’re in your 30s or above. Well, these things might take a long time to change; but there are a few things which attract the attention of everyone alike—from an 80-year old grandfather to his 5-year old child—take for example, a visit to a spooky bungalow. Spooky stories about well known public places sell like hot cakes! If you don’t […]

Manipur emerges as the fastest employment growth: Report

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Aug 022014
 
Manipur emerges as the fastest employment growth: Report

While Maharashtra has emerged as the largest employer among all states in the country; Manipur recorded the fastest growth of employment, according to the 6th Economic Census Report. As per the report, among the top 5 states of the country which provided maximum employment during the 8-year period under study, Maharashtra created/provided 1.43 crore jobs ahead of Uttar Pradesh (1.37 crore), West Bengal (1.15 crore), Tamil Nadu (1.08 crore) and Gujarat (90.63 lakh) while among Union Territories, Delhi is at the top with 29.84 lakh […]

Chandigarh becomes worst Indian city: Survey

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Jun 152014
 
Chandigarh becomes worst Indian city: Survey

Indian cities don’t score very high on several parameters such as laws, policies, institutions, processes and accountability mechanisms that strongly influence quality of life. According to the Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems by Janaagraha which was carried out in 21 major cities of India across 18 states, the quality of life is poor. Indian cities have scored in the range of 2.5 to 4.0 on 10 as against the global benchmarks of London and New York which have scored 9.6 and 9.3 respectively. Kolkata scored […]

Top 6 Cheapest but Tastiest Food Junctions in Kolkata

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Jun 132014
 
Top 6 Cheapest but Tastiest Food Junctions in Kolkata

It is a common saying that Kolkata is the city of joy. However, this saying isn’t an archaic one, or it is not really for no reason that it is said so; after all, in which metropolitan city (or otherwise, too) would you get such inexpensive lifestyle? In this listicle, we’ll talk about a few of those restaurants in the city which serve delectable delicacies at extremely pocket-friendly rates! So, all the gastronomes out there, here we go— 6. Paramount Yes, yes, we know it […]

Kolkata becomes the best place for quality of life: Survey

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Jun 112014
 
Kolkata becomes the best place for quality of life: Survey

Among Indian cities, Kolkata is the best place for quality of life. It was followed by Thiruvananthapuram, Bhopal and Patna. According to the report, Delhi and Mumbai were ranked fifth and ninth, respectively. Chandigarh scored the lowest, due to its poor legal framework, according to the second report of Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems 2014. Over the years, urban residents have become immune to living with overflowing garbage in their backyards, arduous commutes to their workplaces, shabby housing and minimal social or cultural outlets. Around […]

6 Most Visited Religious Places Around Mumbai

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Apr 062014
 
6 Most Visited Religious Places Around Mumbai

The commercial capital of India and one of the largest metropolitans, Mumbai is also renowned for its secular character. It manifests the character not only because of a multi lingual population, but also because it has made space within its territory for extravagant religious structures of different faiths. From beautiful temples and glorious mosques, to serene churches, there are plenty of religious places in Mumbai for the pious soul to explore. Here’s a list of the most visited religious places around Mumbai where thousands of […]

6 Best Street Food to Enjoy in Mumbai

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Apr 062014
 
6 Best Street Food to Enjoy in Mumbai

Mumbai is truly a place to be if you love street food. Stalls of Pav Bahji, Pani Poori, Mumbai Bhel, Vada Pav, and some mouthwatering crabs and tikkas are everywhere. Every nook and corner sells specialties, and yet people don’t mind travelling long distances to finally arrive at best street food stalls to savor some of the best lip smacking foods. They go perfectly well with the humid summers, are loaded with spices and you wouldn’t want to miss them for the world. Here’s a […]

Kolkata becomes the world’s 7th riskiest city: Survey

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Mar 302014
 

Kolkata has emerged as the world’s 7th riskiest city – the only entry from India, when it comes to being under threat from all types of natural disasters. An assessment of 616 cities around the world for their risk of earthquake, hurricanes and cyclones, storm surge, river flooding and tsunami has found that 17.9 million Kolkatans face the serious risk from natural disasters. When it comes to only the threat of river floods, 10.5 million Kolkatans are at risk but the eastern Indian city is […]

Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad enters in world top 100 airports, Singapore best

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Mar 282014
 
Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad enters in world top 100 airports, Singapore best

Three airports in India – Delhi, Bangalore and Hyderabad – have made it to the list of top 100 airports in the world. According to the report, Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGI) at Delhi run by the GMR group is at 59th place in the entire world. In 2013, it was at 69th place. It has climbed 10 spots in the past one year. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Hyderabad run by the same GMR group is at the 68th place. In 2013, it was […]

Ahmedabad becomes the most ‘Safest City’ for women travellers: Survey

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Mar 092014
 

When it comes to travelling, Ahmedabad is definitely the favourite amongst women as far as safety is concerned. According to a latest survey, Ahmedabad toppled Mumbai to gain the title of the ‘Safest City’ for women travellers with over 85 per cent votes. Delhi retained its reputation as the most unsafe city amongst the top 10 Indian cities polled. The survey covered cities including Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune and Jaipur. Contributed By Sonia Narula

Bangalore gets India’s first electric bus

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Feb 282014
 
Bangalore gets India's first electric bus

Ramalinga Reddy, Transport minister has launched BMTC India’s First Electric Bus at BMTC Central Office, in Bangalore. According to the report, The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) unveiled the country’s first electric bus in a “cleaner” attempt to ease its mass transport requirements. The 12-metre-long air-conditioned ‘e-bus’ can accommodate 32 people, including the driver and a wheelchair occupant, and can travel 250 km on a single charge of four to six hours. The BMTC will use the electric bus on a trial basis for three […]

Bandra-Kurla Complex becomes the second most expensive office location in India

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Feb 202014
 
Bandra-Kurla Complex becomes the second most expensive office location in India

Bandra-Kurla Complex second-most pricey office space in India. According to the report, The commercial business district of the Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) has emerged as the second most expensive office location in India and eighth in the Asia Pacific region. Delhi’s Connaught Place, which tops the national list, however, dropped four notches to number eight on the global charts from last year. The report ranks locations across Americas, Europe, Asia Pacific, and Middle East & Africa to compare the most expensive office destinations across the world. […]

Top 5 Commerce Colleges in Kerala

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Feb 162014
 
Top 5 Commerce Colleges in Kerala

Since the invention of modern education system in India, commerce has been one of the top subjects in higher studies. It is one such subject, the concepts of which can be applied to all the sectors of our lives—personal as well as private. Although many of us know about the best institutions imparting commercial education in India and in the big cities, little do we know about colleges in small cities or states outside the most important few. Let’s have a look at some top […]

Chennai becomes India’s fastest-growing destination for international brands, beats Delhi & Mumbai

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Feb 092014
 

Chennai has emerged as India’s fastest-growing destination for international brands that helped the city beat bigger rivals such as Mumbai and Delhi in retail space absorption in the first three quarters of 2013. According to the report, The city, famous for Kanjivaram sarees, led the charts with 1.78 million sq ft of fresh retail space in January-September 2013 as global retailers such as Zara, Tommy Hilfiger, Benetton and Marks & Spencer opened new stores. Mumbai, Delhi-NCR and Bangalore together accounted for 2.9 million sq ft […]