Spiralling cost of hospital parking

Hospital parking charges were introduced couple of decades ago, perhaps with the good intention of stopping commuters and shoppers, free lodgers who were occupying these spaces reserved for the sick and the disable visiting hospitals while on shopping expedition.

Blossoming friendship between India and Japan

Since BJP came to power under the astute guardianship of PM Narendra Modi, India’s prestige and respect has gone up in leaps and bounds throughout the world but in particular in Western world as well as among Islamic nations of Middle East and Central Asia which were alien nations under Congress misrule! PM Modi’s notable achievement is the establishment of close, friendly relations between Modi and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe who recently visited India at the invitation of PM Modi. 

Diwali has come and gone. Hindus celebrated the victory of good over evil to commemorate the return of Lord Rama to Ayodhya after vanquishing the evil king Ravana, and Jains celebrated the attainment of moksha by Lord Mahavira, Jainism’s 24th...

The year 2018 has witnessed a number of celebrity weddings in India that involved film stars, sports persons, business tycoons, industrialists etc. The wedding however that has attracted the media attention world over, is that of Isha Ambani...

Recently, Big B, Amitabh Bachchan conducted a series of popular programs ‘Kaun Banega Krorepati’.  Every week, on Friday he invited a philanthropist to win large sum to help the exceptional work they do for the community.  Amongst the most popular...

For decades, the world struggled to come together to face the threat of climate change. The dialogue and awareness on climate change of our Mother Earth started with the Rio “Earth Summit” in 1992. In the year 1997 Kyoto Protocol was agreed...

I wonder if I can take credit for various ideas I put forward  when I wrote a regular column called "Shop Talk" for ABPL Group’s former “Asian Business” fortnightly magazine for independent retailers?

For once, our MPs are united in demanding 5p levy on a bottle of wine to pay for the ever-increasing cost of treating health problems associated with excessive drinking that consumes a significant amount of NHS budget, many considering it as...



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