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Tete-a-tete with Travelling Titans: Zia Mody

Tete-a-tete with Travelling Titans: Zia Mody

October 5, 2017 / More

You know how people have a hit list. I have one too! Not people I want to hit, but the contrary. People whose courage inspires me, people whose travel adds to my own and those who have a candid confidence,

Please Save Manali

Please Save Manali

May 24, 2017 / More

Clean air, fun friends, nature’s bounty, cool clime, warm people, adventure hub… the list can go on. This was how I experienced Manali in 2015 and 2016. All these things took me back to the place this year too. I

Travel Lessons ~ Part 2

Travel Lessons ~ Part 2

May 18, 2017 / More

Travel tips / hacks This is the 2nd in the series of posts that I upload on lessons learnt during my travels. You can read the first post here. Selecting your flights I have always wanted to find the best

Understanding Fitness

Understanding Fitness

May 16, 2017 / More

My trainer, Satish Kumar, has been sharing fitness treasures over the years. These are points that have helped me deepen my understanding of how to be fit; the building blocks of fitness that we tend to sideline. I put it

Expressly speaking about India’s national carrier

Expressly speaking about India’s national carrier

April 17, 2017 / More

Recently, a friend was made to wait for 7 hours at Bombay airport for a mis-managed flight. The flight IX 251 scheduled for departure at 11:40 pm. on 25th March 2017, actually left at 7:09 am. on 26th March 2017.

Bhel Puri in Dubai

Bhel Puri in Dubai

April 6, 2017 / More

Which country are you from, I asked her as I stepped into the lift. I am from Sweden she said and what about you? As I shared my longing to see the northern lights in her country, she spoke about

Building your core with Yoga

Building your core with Yoga

March 2, 2017 / More

I was introduced to the practice of Yoga by my Nana when I was in school. The classes were held at 6 a.m. My Nana, my sister and I would walk the 2km distance to Bandstand. I used to read

GST implementation: a retailer’s questions

GST implementation: a retailer’s questions

November 7, 2016 / More

At the start of the new millennium, in the year 2000, the then Government headed by Mr.Atal Bihari Vajpayee, started discussions to introduce a unified rate for indirect taxation. After 16 years of working papers and deliberations, the GST Bill

Slow Travel

Slow Travel

October 20, 2016 / More

I am someone who enjoys speed. Driving at 120kms to 150kms an hour overtakes your thoughts, all that there is, is the zooming road ahead. As an entrepreneur, I also like pace in growth and learning. And therefore, my style

Staying awake for 48 hours!

Staying awake for 48 hours!

October 12, 2016 / More

4th June 2016, NH1: we are passing Sonepat, enroute to Manali from Gurgaon. The chauffer has driven from Chandigarh last night and reached Delhi at 3a.m. After resting for 4 hours, he was sent to drive me to the mountains.

5 Challenges of an Entrepreneur

5 Challenges of an Entrepreneur

October 10, 2016 / More

“There are three qualities that make someone a true professional. These are the ability to work unsupervised, the ability to certify the completion of a job or task and, finally, the ability to behave with integrity at all times.” Subroto Bagchi’s quote on what

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