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Jul 1, 2015

Need another excuse to visit the capital? New Delhi 5th cheapest place in the world to grab a beer

Beer loving holiday makers should head to New Delhi for their next vacation where the average price for a 330 ml bottle is just $1.75, fifth cheapest in a list of 75 cities across the world, according to a new survey. #Beer #Cairo #Cheapest beer #Delhi #Mexico City #NewsTracker #Shareworthy #Tel Aviv #World #Worldwide

Jun 29, 2015

'Fare thee Well' Grateful Dead: Surviving members launch final mini-tour in California

The songs still ran long. To the uninitiated, the communal rituals of the faithful fans probably looked strange. Was it trippy? Well, this was a Grateful Dead show, after all, the first in a handful over the next week that are said to be the last. #California #concerts #FareTheeWell #Final concerts #Grateful Dead #NewsTracker #Trippy #World
FP Staff

Jun 25, 2015

Q1 2015: Malvertisements, crypto-ransomware emerge as biggest mobile threats

Q1 threats range from the exploits that Adobe Flash faced back in February, to applications ridden with Adware in Google Play, to point-of-sale malware attacks in retail stores. #Adobe Flash #crypto-ransomware #Exploits #Malvertisements #Mobile threats #Trend Micro
FP Staff

Jun 4, 2015

Maggi fiasco: Nestle shares extend slide; foreign brokerages cut target price

Merrill Lynch, Barclays, CLSA, Phillip Capital, Edelweiss Capital downgrade Nestle India's stock price target #BSE #foreign brokerages #Maggi #Nestle India

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Mahesh Vijapurkar
Mahesh Vijapurkar likes to take a worm’s eye-view of issues – that is, from the common man’s perspective. He was a journalist with The Indian Express and then The Hindu and now potters around with human development and urban issues.
Arjun Parthasarathy
Arjun Parthasarathy has spent 20 years in the financial markets, having worked with Indian and multinational organisations. His last job was as head of fixed income at a mutual fund. An MBA from the University of Hull, he has managed portfolios independently and is currently the editor of . The website is for investors who want to invest in the right financial products at the right time.

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Firstpost Community

Jun 29, 2014

Hindi has put Indian culture on the world map

The primary aim of any language is to communicate. We can never imagine our lives without languages, can we? This is because we cannot live without communication. And this is precisely why languages have always played a dominant role in shaping our histories and have influenced the way we think and perceive things. #Hindi #Modi #Narendra Modi government
Firstpost Community

Jun 20, 2014

'Modi is reducing class divide by prioritising Hindi on social media.'

Don't misunderstand Modi's stress on Hindi. He is ensuring that people who speak their mother tongue are not inferior compared to the elite English class. #british #comment #Firstpost Community #Hindi #language #Narendra Modi #PM Modi #social media
Firstpost Community

Jun 16, 2014

'Govt should set up board to regulate NGO funding'

The government should either ban foreign funding of all NGOs altogether or allow this funding only when routed through a specially created autonomous Board. #Blogs #Civil society #comment #Greenpeace #IB #IB Report #India #InMyOpinion #Intelligence Bureau #leaked report #NGO funds #NGOs

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