Monthly Archives: April 2015

Clothes diplomacy: A new way to inspire world leaders?

Clothes maketh a man. Man maketh new friends. Michelle Obama’s outfit during Obama’s India visit caught the eye of many Indians worldwide, and (most likely) turned Bibhu Mohapatra (the Indian designer who created Michelle’s outfit) into a celebrity overnight! Michelle … Continue reading

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Try the ‘Flying Mantra’ to achieve cultural and religious understanding

The paparazzi kept buzzing last week with controversy about an Iranian man refusing to sit next to a woman in the plane. This is not the only time such incidents have made headlines. The New York Times quotes that many … Continue reading

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Should HSBC’s expat model inspire the NRI Ministry of India?

The Hongkong and Shanghai Bank calls itself the world’s local bank. HSBC has a huge customer base in different parts of the world and a large number of it’s global customer base always happen to be on the move— be … Continue reading

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‘Naming & shaming’ tax defaulters is likely to work in India!

The Income Tax department in India picked the right pulse by naming Indian defaulters in a drive to collect tax money! Making defaulters conscious of their public image for the fear of losing face in the public is what probably … Continue reading

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