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Makeover of Versova beach, Mumbai
The world’s largest beach cleanup in Versova, Mumbai, has seen more than 2.7 million pounds of trash till now.
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Medical tourism India in numbers
With the cost of medical treatment 65-90% less than the US and Europe, India has become a destination for medical tourism. The Indian medical tourism industry in India, in value terms, is estimated at a little over $3 billion, and is expected to reach $6 billion by 2018.
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Tokyo Olympics: 5 new sports to make a debut in 2020
Here’s a look at 5 new sports added for the 2020 Olympics
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India's Top 7 challenges | India Economic Summit 2014
India's top 7 challenges are- Education, Urbanization, Health, Gender, Sanitation, Water Scarcity & Transparency. All of these issues will be on the agenda at the next India Economic Summit, which will be held from 4 to 6 November in New Delhi under the theme Redefining Public-Private Cooperation for a New Beginning.
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My Future Prediction - Masayoshi Son
Masayoshi Son (Japanese: 孫 正義 Hepburn: Son Masayoshi?, Korean: 손정의 Son Jeong-ui; born August 11, 1957) is a Korean-descendant (Zainichi Korean) Japanese businessman and the founder and current chief executive officer of SoftBank, the chief executive officer of SoftBank Mobile, and current chairman of Sprint Corporation. According to Forbes magazine, Son's estimated net worth is US $17 billion and he is the second-richest man in Japan, despite having the distinction of losing the most money in history (approximately $70bn during the dot com crash of 2000). Forbes also describes him as a philanthropist. Son was named the world's 45th most powerful person by Forbes Magazine's List of The World's Most Powerful People in 2013. Of Korean ethnicity, Son's family adopted the Japanese surname Yasumoto (安本?) in daily life and Son used this surname as a child. Son pursued his interests in business by securing a meeting with Japan McDonald's president Den Fujita. Taking his advice, Son began studying English and computer science. At age 16, Son moved to California and finished high school while staying with friends and family in South San Francisco. After spending two years at Holy Names University, he transferred to the University of California, Berkeley, at which he majored in economics and studied computer science. Enamored of a microchip featured in a magazine, Son at age 19 became confident that computer technology would ignite the next commercial revolution. Convinced that anything related to microchips could yield a fortune, Son decided to produce at least one entrepreneurial idea a day. He patented a translating device that he eventually sold to Sharp Electronics for $450,000.Applications of the patent include the Wizard series of Sharp PDAs. Son graduated from Berkeley with a BA in economics in 1980,and started Unison in Oakland, California, which has since been bought by Kyocera. In 1990, Son Masayoshi adopted Japanese citizenship. Yahoo! BB Although SoftBank's stake in Yahoo! had dwindled to 7%, Son established Yahoo! BroadBand in September 2001 with Yahoo! Japan in which he still owned a controlling interest. After a severe devaluation of SoftBank's equity, Son was forced to focus his attention on Yahoo! BB and BB Phone. So far, SoftBank has accumulated about $1.3 billion in debt. Yet, Yahoo! BB acquired Japan Telecom, the then third largest broadband and landline provider with 600,000 residential and 170,000 commercial subscribers. Yahoo! BB is now Japan's leading broadband provider. Vodafone K. K. On March 17, 2006, Vodafone Group announced it had agreed to sell Vodafone K.K. to SoftBank for approximately 1.75 trillion Japanese yen (approximately US$ 15.1 billion). On April 14, 2006, SoftBank and Vodafone K. K. jointly announced, that the brand and company name Vodafone will be changed to a "new, easy-to-understand and familiar company name and brand". Masayoshi Son is the CEO (Representative Director) of Vodafone K. K. Sprint Corporation Through SoftBank Masayoshi Son bought 76% in Sprint. SoftBank has further accumulated shares in Sprint (S); to about 80% ownership. Investment in Solar Power In response to the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in 2011, Masayoshi Son criticized the nuclear industry for creating “the problem that worries Japanese the most today”,and engaged in investing in a nationwide solar power network for Japan. Philanthropy In 2011 Masayoshi Son pledged to donate 10 billion yen ($120 million) and his remaining salary until retirement to help support victims of 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami.
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$120 million-plus brand value just numbers for me: Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli spoke in a recent interview about managing his brand equity and why he is rethinking endorsing products that don’t suit his lifestyle. Virat Kohli is in England for the Champions Trophy cricket tournament, which marks the start of a formidable season for the Indian team in his first year as captain in all three formats of the game. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Nagpur becomes first city with electric mass mobility, gets 200 e-vehicles
Electric vehicles for public transport is ‘one of the necessary ingredients of a smart city’, Nagpur being one of them Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Sewing Stories
Harriet Riddell is a UK-based performing and visual artist who's come to India on an artistic journey. She's traveled across the country with her sewing machine (and all of its accessories) to take portraits of people and places.
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Why can corporate debt restructuring fail? | Dejargoned
In the first five months of this financial year, at least four large cases with loans worth about Rs 14,000 crore have failed and exited from the corporate debt restructuring (CDR) cell, according to data from the CDR cell. Watch this video to know more.
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What is deregulation? | Dejargoned
With Brent crude oil prices dropping from $115/barrel in June to $92/barrel last week, its been widely suggested that it's the perfect time to deregulate diesel prices. Deregulation is a reduction or elimination of government control a particular sector with the intend to ultimately allow more space for healthy competition among those sectors.
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Inside the INS Vikramaditya
This modified Kiev-class aircraft carrier was inducted into the Indian Navy last year. It is 930ft long and can carry up to 36 aircraft.
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What is a stock split? | Dejargoned
In a span of two weeks, three major banks have announced stock splits. State Bank of India (SBI), announced a 10-for-1 stock split, the board of Punjab National Bank approved 5-for-1 stock split and ICICI Bank Ltd announced its 5:1 stock split. So far this year, seven banks and 69 other companies have also announced splits, according to data by Capitaline. But what is stock split? Watch animated explainer to find out.
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5 biggest corporate scams in India
Today is April Fool’s Day. And what better day to look at how big businessmen have been fooling investors, lenders and the Indian public at large.
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The life of a woman bodybuilder
Europa Bhowmik, India's youngest female bodybuilder, on extreme workouts, crazy diets, and social battles. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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At 116, Emma Morano is the world’s oldest living person
What's the secret of Emma Morano's longevity?
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What is modified duration? | Dejargoned
Modified Duration is a better tool that measures a bond fund’s sensitivity to interest rate movements. This takes into account a fund’s Duration and also its yield to maturity (that keeps changing every day).
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New Palestinian city rises with sleek homes, boutiques
With wide boulevards, fashionable shopping and a Roman-style amphitheatre, the newly built Palestinian city of Rawabi is the culmination of a decades-long dream for developer Bashar al-Masri. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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India's China town
Despite hardships, Chinese immigrants have made Kolkata?s Tangra their home for generations. But many are now leaving their adopted city and country for better opportunities elsewhere.
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How does Li-Fi work?
Li-Fi is touted as being nearly 100 times faster than the traditional Wi-Fi technology based on transmission of radio waves. Li-Fi technology, which achieved an amazing speed of 224 gigabits per second in the laboratory, is now rapidly moving to the real world.
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Lump sum or SIP ? | This or That
So you want to invest your money. Should you go for one time investment or an SIP? Watch this video to know more.
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Why are oil prices falling and its effect on India in 90 seconds!
On November 27th 2014, OPEC members met in Vienna to discuss the falling crude oil prices. And they, specifically Saudi Arabia, decided against shoring up prices by reducing production. What will this price drop mean for an emerging country like India?
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RBI governor on monetary policy mechanism
RBI governor Raghuram Rajan shares his vision for India's monetary policy mechanism
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Inside Delhi's secret embassies
Mint met Gladys Abankwa-Meier-Klodt, the author of 'Delhi's Diplomatic Domains', to learn about the inspiration for her book and the process of taking photos of over 35 of Delhi's embassies.
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A $750 billion gap in India’s push for China-like infrastructure
To see the challenge Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces to improve India’s ailing infrastructure, ask the state-run company specializing in lending to the sector. It estimates $750 billion of debt is needed for the task.
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Iraq film-seller laments Bollywood decline
Bollywood film-seller in Iraq regrets passing of bygone eras reel values.
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Things get Messi for Iranian lookalike
Iranian student Reza Parastesh looks so much like his sporting hero Lionel Messi that it almost landed him in jail for disrupting public order this week. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Bangladesh Army general visits Rohingya refugee camp
After Bangladesh promised to send soldiers to help build shelters and toilets for the Rohingya refugees, a senior general marked a brief but high-profile visit to Kutupalong camp on Thursday Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Jaguars to get cheaper as Tata Motors seeks to boost sales
The British brand is rolling out two all-new vehicles at almost the same time and expanding its product line by 66% in a blitz of R&D
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The Satyam Scandal | Down the years
A special court on 9th April, 2015, sentenced B. Ramalinga Raju, founder of Satyam Computer Services, and nine others to 7 years of rigorous imprisonment after convicting them in India’s biggest case of corporate fraud.
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Gionee A1 Plus | Key Features
Gionee's new smartphone offers a big 6-inch display, runs Android 7.0 and has a dependable 4,550mAh battery. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Biz Lounge: Genpact's CEO, Tiger Tyagrajan- Part 2 , Tiger's management style
In this episode, we chat with Genpact's CEO, Tiger Tyagrajan about business, pleasure, and why he hates golf.
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India R&D important for Mercedes-Benz
Manu Saale, newly appointed CEO and MD of Mercedes Benz Research and Development India, explains the importance of the India centre in the global scheme of things.
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Brazil 2014 World Cup | Economic Impact
From Suarez biting drama, to Neymar's injury tragedy, the Brazil 2014 World Cup has seen it all. Now that the results are out, let's take a look at the economic impact of 2014 FIFA World cup.
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The water ATMs
Cash dispensing ATM is a common site but a water dispensing ATM? Not many would have seen. 15 such ATMs were installed in West Delhi in November 2014. Soon, there'd be more of these. Can it help solve the acute drinking water shortage?
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Luxury is money well spent says Kareena Kapoor Khan | Mint Luxury Conference
Bollywood actress Kareena Kapoor Khan defines luxury and what it means to her in Mint Luxury Conference 2014.
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Vishal Sikka sanguine about Infosys future
Less than a year after taking the helm of Infosys, CEO Vishal Sikka is a lot surer about which way the company is headed.
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Single premium policy or regular premium policy? | This or That
Buying a life insurance policy? Which kind should you choose-- single premium or multiple/regular premium? Watch this video to know which kind to choose.
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Rakesh Maria and cases he has worked on
From the 1993 Mumbai blasts case to the Sheena Bora murder mystery : The cases that former Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria has handled so far
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IMF says India to remain the world’s fastest growing economy
The International Monetary Fund marginally lowered its 2015-16 growth forecast for India and now expects the Indian economy to grow 7.3% in 2015, lower than the 7.5% it projected in July. It expects growth to accelerate to 7.5% in 2016.
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9 facts about sanitation in India
Here, we explore nine facts about India's sanitation issue.
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The art of Bollywood poster painting
Hand made poster painters and the artist behind the scenes
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Shahbad Hockey Academy
A small school in a small town has made all the difference to the Indian women’s hockey team and its successful campaign to qualify for the Rio Olympics. Shahbad in rural Haryana, continues to be an island of hope for the sport in the country.
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Supercomputers: India left behind
India is falling far behind in the supercomputer race. So what?s ailing the country?s supercomputing abilities? Our technology editor, Leslie D? Monte, finds out.
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Ahmedabad becomes India’s first World Heritage City
Ahmedabad was one of three cities, along with national capital Delhi and Mumbai, which were shortlisted for the title. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Sony Xperia XA1 Ultra | Key Highlights
Sony's new smartphone runs Android 7.0, offers a massive 6-inch display and is powered by MediaTek's Helio P20 octa-core processor. Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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Pakistan Fashion Week 2017 wraps up in Karachi
On the 14th September, the Pakistan Fashion Week 2017 wrapped up in Karachi. The 4-day winter-centric fashion week showcased designer line-ups from both newbies and veterans Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze Song: Sekai - Somebody [NCS Release] Music provided by NoCopyrightSounds. Watch: https://youtu.be/HiM2VWFUom0 Download/Stream: http://ncs.io/SomebodyCr
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Vinay Kumar, Co-founder & CEO, PathShodh Healthcare | Innovators Under 35
Vinay Kumar, Co-founder & CEO, PathShodh Healthcare. talks about his innovation at Emtech India Innovators Under 35 event.
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Figure skater Rajkumar Tiwari’s road to the rink
India’s first Special Olympic gold medallist in figure skating, a 22-year-old hawker, has his eyes set on the Winter Olympics 2018. Can he beat the odds?
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Nubia M2 | Key Features
ZTE's new smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor, offers a 5.5-inch Full HD display and runs Android 6.0 Subscribe Now For Latest Updates- https://tinyurl.com/lbw8nze
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