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India’s Soft Power – A long shot perspective

2019-04-23T07:09:49+00:00April 17th, 2019|2019, Home Page, Women's Edition – April 2019|

We need to focus on quality, training, excellence and investment for India’s soft power to be globally recognised, asserts an Indian arts expert. India is the world’s largest democracy. India has a global presence thanks to its economically successful diaspora, a successful IT industry and its internationally loved cuisine, cinema, dance and music. Our much-appreciated multi-culturalism, religious pluralism and the heritage of yoga, Ayurveda and philosophy also play a vital role in establishing India’s soft power globally. A survey of [...]

India’s rich cuisine is a soft power that deserves investment

2018-08-14T17:11:21+00:00June 6th, 2018|2017/2018, Putting it in context, Special Edition - June 2018|

Chef Sriram is an award-winning Michelin star genius who has been instrumental in popularising Indian flavours in Britain. In this interview, he talks about his passion for cooking and how India can take the lead in skills training in the food industry. How has the face of Indian cuisine changed in the UK over the years? In the last 20 years, there has been a complete sea change. The number of authentic Indian restaurants have gone up dramatically, not just [...]