When a Global Indian dancer decided to make the most of his love for Bhangra and staying active during the coronavirus lockdown by offering free Bhangracise sessions online three times a week, it resulted in catching the attention of UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson.
The New Education Policy announced by the Modi government has allowed foreign universities to open campuses in India. This can raise the standards of higher education in the country and help it become a higher education hub in Asia. But the government will have to clarify the fine print before the first such institution opens its doors.
It was in October 2019 that the UK’s Royal Mint was tasked with exploring how Mahatma Gandhi can be honoured with a commemorative coin to mark his 150th birth anniversary year. And, that mission has once again hit the headlines as a new campaign to promote more ethnic minority figures on British coinage received the backing of UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak.
Vichaar Manthan’s Sustainable Narratives conference covered a host of topics, including sustainable wealth creation. The panel included Jamie Whyte, Liberal Economist and Former Director of Research at the Institute for Economic Affairs; Harsh Gupta, Chief Investment Officer at the Ashika Group; and Eric Lonergan, Macro-Hedge Fund Manager and Economist. The discussion was chaired by Dr Sachin Nandha, CEO of private equity firm Pillbox Capital and National Co-ordinator for Vichaar Manthan UK.
As the UK government’s Eat Out to Help Out Scheme formally kicks off this month, ‘iGlobal’ returns with its own series of yet another mouth-watering option...
Director Chhabra stirs a tidal wave of emotions with his new movie ‘Dil Bechara’, swan song of the late Sushant Singh Rajput. Releasing on Hotstar less than two months after the actor’s untimely and shocking demise, there were bound to be all eyes on his final cinematic performance.
Sanjeev Sharma is the CEO and Co-founder of ExcelDots, a Sweden based start-up that provides a range of solutions using advanced technologies like AI and machine learning to enable safe and affordable access to groundwater. In this interview with ‘India Global Business’, he speaks about the company’s vision, advantages of working in the Sweden start-up ecosystem and his plans for the Indian market.
From UK PM Boris Johnson choosing a made-in-India bicycle to launch his multimillion-pound new health campaign to combat coronavirus to a new £8mn medicinal research collaboration, the broad spectrum of bilateral ties was once again in the limelight.