Category Archives: Tourism


Uber, well-known for its aggressive marketing worldwide, has recently retreated from their global vision after battling with local competitors: In China: Uber sold its holdings to competitor Didi Chuxing after a long marketing battle with them; and In Russia: Uber … Continue reading

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Holi – A Festival That Unites People Globally!

Holi is an immensely popular festival which is celebrated all over the world. Indians have a special place for the ‘festival of colors’ for it bespeaks of unity and togetherness. Not only is Holi popular in America, but it is … Continue reading

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Why ‘Atithi Devo Bhava’ – India’s popular hospitality norm leaves out foreign tourist?

Is it so that the ‘India’ Indians travel in happens to be different from the country that foreigners visit? It must be so. The differential pricing for foreigners and Indians in popular tourist places like Monuments (Taj Mahal, Qutub Minar … Continue reading

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Ikea in India and the “Delhi Haat” in America?

Ikea the popular Swedish retailer is now venturing out in India. I recently read about Ikea’s search for ideal store locations in major Indian cities. Ikea the concept store is quite popular in the US and people like their low-priced … Continue reading

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