Oct 272015
 
Let's Take a Look at Asia's Top 10 Richest Families

Forbes magazine released its latest list of Asia’s 50 richest families from 10 Asian countries last week. South Korea’s Lee (Byung-Chull) family, owner of Samsung, emerged as the richest family with a net worth $26.6 billion. To qualify, a family’s wealth and participation in building its fortune has to extend at least three generations. Some of the region’s biggest patriarchal positions, such as the one originated by Hong Kong’s Li Ka-shing, are absent in this inaugural ranking. Though Li’s sons are active in business, no […]

Delhi’s four known restaurants now among Asia’s 50 best

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Feb 282014
 
Delhi's four known restaurants now among Asia’s 50 best

Delhi very own nihari, kababs, tikkas and kulchas have won the hearts of gastronomes across the world. Four of the Capital’s best known fine dining places have made a place for themselves among Asia’s 50 best restaurants. At No. 27, Bukhara at ITC Maurya tops the list of Indian restaurants, closely followed by Indian Accent (The Manor), Dum Pukht (ITC Maurya) and Varq (Taj Mahal Hotel). Two more restaurants- Wasabi by Morimoto in Mumbai (No.36) and Karavalli in Bangalore (No.49)-are also on the list. ITC’s […]

Dec 242011
 

An electronics store in Vietnam is ringing in the holidays with a 15-feet Christmas tree made from more than 2500 unusable cellular phones. Nguyen Trai, a store manager at Westcom Electronics in the southern city of My Tho, revealed that around 10 workers spent two weeks in  building the cellular Christmas tree . He hopes that this concept  will raise awareness about hazardous waste and promote environmental responsibility. Between 700 and 800 people visit daily, Trai told the reporters . Westcom Electronics plans to auction […]

Too much democracy hampering India’s Growth : Mahathir

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Dec 042011
 

The former prime minister of Malaysia have raised a debate in every corner of  India. With the recent incidents of  huge scams, corruption, parliament logjam, weak central government  have put an question mark on the democracy prevailing in India. Inability of the central government to  pass various economic reforms bill have hampered the growth story of India by pushing it 6.9 %  vs 8.4% in 2010 . Also it is raising a question mark on the judiciary system of our country which takes a long time to provide justice . He […]