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Indian Interior Designer Raseel Gujral Ansal launches Casa Pop

Indian Interior Designer Raseel Gujral Ansal launches Casa Pop

 “There is no substitute for personal style”  Interior Designer and colourist, Raseel Gujral Ansal has been in the design business for over 25 years.  Recognized for her love of colour, her luxury flagship company, Casa Paradox is still recognized as India’s foremost lifestyle brand. Recently, Ansal launched a new store at Ambience Mall in New...
Intel invests in brilliant thirteen year old boy of Indian-origin

Intel invests in brilliant thirteen year old boy of Indian-origin

Shubham Banerjee is only thirteen years old and already a Chief Executive Officer. The young genius is the founder of the Braille printer-maker, Braigo Labs. What is even more remarkable is that a year ago, Banerjee did not even know what Braille was. He came across a fundraising flyer for the visually impaired and began...
Google introduces Voice Search for Hindi

Google introduces Voice Search for Hindi

Google continues to lead the innovative path with their most recent announcement, the creation of the Indian Language Internet Alliance hoping to grow the Indic language content throughout the web. “Google is committed to bringing new internet users in India,” states Rajan Anandan, Google’s Vice President for India. The goal of the innovative project is...
Guggenheim Presents First Museum Exhibition of Indian  Modern Painter Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde

Guggenheim Presents First Museum Exhibition of Indian Modern Painter Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde

 New York’s beloved Guggenheim museum recently premiered a new exhibition that showcases the work of Indian Modern Painter, Vasudeo Santu Gaitonde. This is the first time the Guggenheim has celebrated the work of Gaitonde. The exhibition, V. S. Gaitonde: Painting as Process, Painting as Life, will run October 24th through February 11th 2014. The iconic show...
Style legend Oscar de la Renta’s Indian inspired Designs that Ruled the Runway

Style legend Oscar de la Renta’s Indian inspired Designs that Ruled the Runway

“Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good clothes. It’s a question of good balance and good common sense.”- Oscar de la Renta This past week, we mourn the loss of fashion style legend Oscar de la Renta, who passed away at the age of 82.  However, de la Renta’s influence and keen...
Penny Pritzker appoints Rohit Shukla to serve on the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Penny Pritzker appoints Rohit Shukla to serve on the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship

  US Secretary of Commerce, Penny Pritzker, has announced that Founder & CEO of Larta Institute, Rohit Shukla has been appointed to serve on the National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship.  Pritzker selected Shukla for his success and focus on nonprofit work and innovation.  Since 1993, Larta Institute’s passion has been to energize the...
Starwood Global Headquarters will relocate to India for month of March

Starwood Global Headquarters will relocate to India for month of March

  The prestigious hospitality group, Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, home to brands like the Sheraton®, St. Regis®, The Luxury Collection®, Westin®, and Le Méridien® is moving its global headquarters to India in March of 2015 for a month-long immersion. With the company’s past relocation success to China in 2011 and Dubai in 2013, it...
Narendra Modi honors the late Gandhi on his birthday

Narendra Modi honors the late Gandhi on his birthday

“I want a clean and developed India.”- Mahatma Gandhi Today marks a commemorative day as it is Mahatma Gandhi’s birthday. Following Gandhi’s legendary footsteps, another leader is paving the way for a positive change in India. India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi nominated nine celebrities to join him in the ‘Swachh Bharat’ campaign, a campaign focused...
Time Magazine names Indian Architect "Young Leader of Tomorrow"

Time Magazine names Indian Architect “Young Leader of Tomorrow”

A 28 year-old Indian Architect by the name of Alok Shetty has been granted the coveted title of “young leader of tomorrow” by Time magazine for his revolutionary affordable flood-proof houses for slum dwellers. In a generation of change and hope, Shetty, a Columbia University graduate, is trying to find solutions to global problems that...
IIT Bombay receives Top Indian University Ranking

IIT Bombay receives Top Indian University Ranking

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay has made history! IIT Bombay received the title of India’s leading university in the world university rankings for the first time ever. The QS World University Rankings are university rankings that are published annually and IIT Bombay is officially in the 160th position in the academic survey and...
Feeding 1.2 Million Kids is a Typical Day for Manoj Kumar

Feeding 1.2 Million Kids is a Typical Day for Manoj Kumar

Many of us are fortunate enough to not think about where our next meal is coming from, however, in many parts of the world it is a daily struggle. In some areas of India, as many as two out of five kids are malnourished.  In 1998, Naandi, which means new beginnings, was created as a...
Indian Designers paint the runway at New York Fashion Week

Indian Designers paint the runway at New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week (NYFW) is coming to a close and boasts of an extremely successful show. The famous event has been full of chic celebrities, flair, vibrant and dynamic trends! India has made quite the debut this year with four Indian designers and an Indian inspired collection from Donna Karan.  Bibhu Mohapatra, a favorite...