Issue 326, Thursday 18th August 2011
Mahindra creates 'Spark the Rise', an Indian movement for change
US $12.5 billion Mahindra Group today announced the launch of a
multimedia movement which seeks to inspire and empower people across
India to shape their own future. The initiative is called 'Spark
the Rise' and hopes to drive change. read
Sex and Power: 5,400 women missing from top jobs in the UK
new report, published today by the EHRC shows a continuing trend
of women being passed over for top jobs in Britain. More than 5,400
women are missing from Britains 26,000 most powerful posts.
TSBC urges the UK to develop a positive
the UK riots last week which are estimated to have cost taxpayers
£200 million; social enterprise venture The Small Business
Consultancy (TSBC) is urging the government to back its bid to develop
a positive enterprise culture among disaffected youth. read
most important things about kids today
Indian couple at centre
of first caste discrimination tribunal
News Corp in India:
a Goliath-like power
Indian hunger striker
Anna Hazare arrested
Patrick French: A
new 'Gandhi' shakes India
Amitabh Bachchan takes
on those who ban 'Aarakshan'
'India is courting
a political default'
DArranged Marriage by Rajeev Varma, 2nd - 4th September
Marriage is a play about 29-year-old, Sanjay Gupta, an aspiring
New Zealand Indian stand-up comic who spends his life working at
his father's corner shop and avoiding the issue of an arranged marriage.
Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna,'Most Stylish Couple'
Bollywood style icon Akshay Kumar and his wife Twinkle Khanna have
been honoured with the title of "Most Stylish Couple"
by leading celebrity publication, Star Week magazine as the chic
couple appear in the cover of the latest issue. read
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