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June 2015

Are You Really a HUMAN BEING or just a HUMAN DOER? Live as a HUMAN BEING All Day BLIZFULLY!!!

Are You Really a HUMAN BEING or just a HUMAN DOER? Live as a HUMAN BEING All Day BLIZFULLY!!!  It is time to WAKE UP, REALISE, FEEL, and AWARE about Who am I? What should I do? How to lead my life all day happily. The purpose of everyone’s life is to lead a happy life. But almost 99.99% of people are not happy, even though many of them have money, matter and all resources. Why? Is it a million-dollar question? No. It is not. Answer is simple and straight. All the time in your life, there are two instances that will make you…

Who am I? Am I worth being known for my work? – A B Chakravorty

2014 is coming to an end and I’m all set for the launch of my second novel, Split Second, on January 1, 2015. But, hang on...who am I? I have always been a poet. The love for rhyming words and expressing untold thoughts has been a passion since I was six. Prose, however came into the picture much later, in 2009, in the form of my fiction blog. I’d write short stories for my friends to read and talk about. It gave me some popularity in college; and I loved it. Eventually, the longest of those short stories got made into a…

A smart app that doles out reward for you to eat and do nothing

What is MeDine and how does it work? How about getting rewarded for eating? ‘MeDine’ is a (free) mobile app that automatically gives rewards to people for just walking into restaurants/cafes. We dish out tons of rewards for people who walk into restaurants/cafes and the rewards can be redeemed for watching free movies or recharging your mobile for free or buying stuff online or pampering yourself with shopping or spa treatments. You have to remember to just keep the app! MeDine has been listed as a top check-in app in…

All you need to know about Micromax YU Yureka Phone

All you need to know about Micromax YU Yureka Phone:  In its latest addition to its already wide range of mobiles, Micromax lately introduced a budget phone with high end specification named as MicromaxYU Yureka. Here one interesting fact is that Micromax did not wish to launch the phone under Micromax brand. As per company co-founder Rahul Sharma, "YU" is going to define itself as a brand on its own merit.The main objective according to Rahul Sharma is to reach out to the mass and developer community simultaneously. The…

Google India is celebrating India`s Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan`s one month in mars orbit

Google India is celebrating India`s Mars Orbiter Mission Mangalyaan`s one month in the mars orbit by posting the simple doodle on its search page. On 24th of September 2014, Indian Mars Orbiter entered the mars orbit & India became the first nation in the world to launch the Mars Mission in its first attempt. Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) was launched 5 November, 2013, on board a polar rocket from the country's only spaceport at Sriharikota off the Bay of Bengal, about 80 km northeast of Chennai. With the launch of…

List of all National Holidays, Public Holidays and Festivals in India

Do you know, how many holidays you are going to get in year 2015. If you have any plan to go for vacation this year then you should have the calendar with you. In this article we are going to present the list of all national holidays, public holidays and festivals in India. Day Date Holiday Thursday Jan-01 New Years Day Thursday Jan-01 New Years Day Saturday Jan-03 Milad-un-Nabi Sunday Jan-04 Milad-un-NabiMonday Jan-05 Guru Govind Singh Jayanti Monday Jan-12 Birthday of Swami Vivekananda Tuesday Jan-13…

An effort for enhanced Collaboration – Pradeep Hengavalli

Started with a mission that every idea is treated worth an IPO. This was a time when cloud computing was not perceived properly and the use of data was ill-defined. Built a platform for managing ideas with participation from experts and investors from all across the globe using Role based cloud concepts. Various models like SAAS, PAAS, IAAS etc were being talked about while IdeaCOE came out with unique propositions for private and public clouds. Was validated by none other than Mr. NRN and the meeting gave feathers to the…

The Importance of Equity in India – By Punit Jain

Ask 10 persons about their opinion of the Indian share market, and you will get the following responses: Gambling Losses Waste of time Risky Bad advice and analysts Just a few may say something positive Steady profits Retirement fund Right way to grow wealth Fight inflation India is a country that is seeing a lot of change. Its visible in our cities, in our communication networks, and most of all, in the attitudes and thinking of people. About 300 years ago, India was the richest country in the world. Then…

Every entrepreneur must learn these 5 lessons

We all know Entrepreneurs are the job creators & wanted to follow their own path. Some of them get good success in very less time & some takes more time than usual. I never believe that there is any magic behind any great success. If you are updated, adopting, learning & implementing new things & technology in your business, it will give you more ways to get succeed. There are 5 important lessons, that every entrepreneur should learn; 1. The customer is not always right: As we know, customer is god, &…

Top 10 Keywords which Searched most, to access the Websites

If my Internet is not working & as it gets connected, the first website I try to open is Google. Today we are around Google, if you are looking for any thing just type your requirement on Google, you will get it all the related details on your screen. In most of the cases, user don`t know the website or he/she don`t want to type the name of the website to access the respective website, you may also be one among those type of users. Then they type the some keywords to get the respective page of required website. Do you…

If you want to be a successful person you need to follow 5 things

There is not short cut for success & there is no course for it but there are certain steps you can follow you can also be a successful person. If you want to succeed you need to work hard & also work smart. You can see some success full person around you, have you ever checked the activities & the way of working of these people. They also followed certain steps then it became the habit. If you want to be a successful person you need to follow these steps. If you want to be a successful person you need to follow 5…

Apple iPhone price in India

Today, Apple iPhone became the brand value in India. It became the status symbol, all the executives would like to have the Apple iPhone, but pricing  makes the buyer to think twice before buying this iPhone. We have been going through various E-Commerce sites & other sources to get the pricing of all the Apple iPhone launched in India. Here is the list: Name of Iphone Price in India Apple IPhone 5S 64GB Rs. 66,499 Apple IPhone 4S 64GB Rs. 53,475 Apple IPhone 5 32GB Rs. 48,550 Apple IPhone 4S 32GB Rs. 47,337…

Apple Inc. released iOS8, a next generation mobile operating system

iPhone 6 released, iPhone 6 plus released, in the last week, it made a buzz in the world market about iPhone 6 features & specifications. Now, Apple is continuing its presence in the news, by releasing its major & next generation mobile operating system. After iOS 7, iOS 8 is the eighth major release of the iOS mobile operating system designed by Apple Inc. It was announced at the company's Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2014 on June 2, 2014, and yesterday September 17, 2014 iOS8 released. Apple also gave…

List of Indian Entrepreneurs with the company they founded

It is quite easy to get the job, but it is very difficult to get the value, what you are worth of. Recently in the management studies the entrepreneurship is trending and today the market is saying that you should be the Job Creator not a Job Seeker. In this article, we are presenting the list of Indian Entrepreneurs who started from the scratch and build their empire. Entrepreneur Name Company Founded Rohit Gadia CapitalVia Verghese Kurien Amul Azim Premji Wipro Lakshmi Mittal ArcelorMittal Dhirubhai Ambani…

What can be done to improve the attitude towards female – Amit Bikram Mohanty

What can be done to improve the attitude towards female? It has been observed that many of the incidents happened in the recent past towards women, are due to low or no respect for women. Girls were attacked, tortured, raped and even harassed in the public places. So it directs to the fact that the society has been downgraded in terms of values, ethics and moral. It is a shameful event for each individual in our country. What is more significant that India which considers female as “Devi” (goddess) has lowest respect for…

What is the primary role of the learning professional in an organisation today?

In the education industry, the use of online sources of professional development represents a significant shift. Whereas many other industries have used online sources of continuing education and professional practices for many years, traditionally educators have turned solely to internal professional development departments, local education agencies (LEAs), and local colleges and universities to acquire the necessary education to meet the required hours/units for renewal of their state teaching-licenses. “A series of online…

You should have a keen analytical sense and the ability to “ask why” says Sanjoy Chatterjee Co-Founder Ideal Analytics

Ideal Analytics is an Indo-French Technology Joint Venture Company that has its Corporate HQ and Office in Kolkata, India and the European Office in Paris, France. It has other offices spread over the globe. Its close partners are spread in APAC countries and in USA and other cities of India. Recently, Indiamanthan got a opportunity to talk with Sanjoy Chatterjee (Co-Founder, Director of the Board and CTO) of Ideal Analytics.  One thing we noticed that, if you have dreams you can do all the things.  It is not money but the

Top 5 things you should do before starting your business

Top 5 things you should do before starting your business. Starting a business is not an easy task; it takes lots of effort, knowledge & determination to make it success. Most of the time entrepreneurs start the business but due to lack of knowledge they struck within it and if the conditions are going out of control they don`t know how to get rid of it and finally the whole business idea gone for toss. There are more chances that the same idea can be copied by any other person. Before starting any business, you should do…

The Toughest Lesson in Long Term Investing – Mr. Punit Jain

Dear Investor, I often ask myself why people find it so difficult to invest for the long term in the stock market. There are so many trading and demat account holders in India. But so few who are successful investors. My thoughts on this: The Trading versus investing approaches These two approaches are so different that perhaps the first step for a novice new investor is to try to understand both these concepts and decide which approach he should start with. Trading is the purchase (or sale) of a stock to take advantage…

Building a globally distributed software organization from India – Mr. Sreehari Narasipur

Having worked in the IT industry for more than three decades and being part of large multinational organizations in India and North America has given me a good understanding of positives and negatives of east and the west and how to be successful while participating in a globally distributed software development process from India. Let me start with background of my experience to set the context. My initial 15 years were spent on being an individual contributor rolein India and US. During fifteenth year of my professional…

My Wish list for Budget 2015: A Salaried Man

Dear Shri Arun Jaitley, Hope my letter would find you in the best of health and spirit. Since I am a law abiding, taxpaying citizen, please do not burden me with heavy taxes. We salaried classes have taken the maximum impact while my wealthy businessman neighbors or the local politician I meet after every five years have been multiplying their wealth exponentially.  I do not fancy Audis and BMWs, but please make sure I can buy a Maruti Swift for my family after working hard for over two decades. I have been told you are a…

Indian research scholars are fighting for their respect

Today every student wants to take admission in the highest ranked colleges in India. When we talk about the IIM`s, IIT`s then it’s a dream for everyone. When any student passes nearby from IIT`s, IIM campus they respect the institute and their students. But now a days the scenario is something different, Indian highest technical institutes (IIT's, NIT's, IIIT's, IISc, IISER etc) which are well known for their scientific research work are now in news for some other reason, these institutes are going through various protest…

Videos that promote your product through stories using animations and creative designs

Telling about your product, to the customer face to face gives the chances to clear the doubts before purchasing. It gives the chances to ask the questions if he is not buying. When we are talking about the online video marketing, then it will be quite difficult to educate the customer about the concept or product and convince him to buy the product. This difficult work is started by the enthusiastic team from Coimbatore who is helping the corporate to promote their product in the video format. Indiamanthan had a good…

Gold is in my watch list but still don’t like it says Biswajit Behera

Gold is in my watch list but still don’t like it: We have seen from last few years gold lost its glitter and gave negative return. Currently, Gold has experienced a bit of a revival, jumped 8% in this month (January) which is its best monthly gain in 3 years. International gold is able to close above $1280 level after 6 month. Does gold entered bullish territory? Gold has gained ground this month due to some major global factors such as: Swiss central bank’s decision to abandon a cap on the value of its currency versus…

Cleanliness: Why so much important in our life? – Amit Vikram Mohanty

Mahatma Gandhi had always focused on cleanliness and hygiene of individuals and society. Gandhiji devoted a lot of time spreading awareness about sanitation, cleanliness and hygiene. But it is unfortunate that even after a century (close to)  India has not been able to achieve Gandhiji’s vision.  Most astonishing fact is that educated and qualified persons are also responsible for this mess up of environment. The idea of writing this article came to my mind when I saw a sudden importance given to cleanliness by none other…

If you got the SMS of your ticket confirmation then “thank God” & if the ticket is not confirmed then “Oh God”

If you have ever booked your train ticket online & it was in waiting then till the chart prepared you were thinking & doing prayers for the ticket to get confirmed. If you got the SMS of your ticket confirmation then "thank God" & if the ticket is not confirmed then "Oh God". Now onwards you don`t have to feel this pressure on your Journey day, because here is a perfect solution for this. You have to believe that, now onwards you can book the train tickets which are confirmed and which will get confirmed. This…

TradersCockpit – Your Best Friend in Markets

TradersCockpit - Your Best Friend in Markets TradersCockpit.com Journey started more than 3 years back with the objective to solve the below pain points: Users don’t trust most financial advisors, who primarily push products for commissions. So, users are unable to locate Proven Transparent Tested Strategies for Trading / Investing Existing desktop based Analytical Solutions will require high competence and code writing skills TradersCockpit.com is Cloud based Financial Markets Data Analytics Platform that mines…