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A Word of Consolation Too

A Word of Consolation Too

A nice place to spend your evening in Pondicherry is the promenade of its beach. You can stroll from one end to the other within

Letter From New York: The Much-Yearned Smile is Back

Letter From New York: The Much-Yearned Smile is Back

In a city of exuberance and high energy, there were only muffled voices and hidden facial expressions. New Yorkers are emerging cautiously, as we were at the epicenter of the pandemic last spring, and will not easily forget if ever, the eerily silent streets and the hospital tents constructed in our beloved Central Park.

All about Beer and Sherry

All about Beer and Sherry

A mildly alcoholic beverage, beer has a gentle sedative action, which tends to relieve the stresses of everyday existence. The most common aperitif in European countries is the ‘Sherry’. A small glass of dry sherry, served cold, makes a good aperitif. Read on…

Transition to Online Marketplaces and Malls

Transition to Online Marketplaces and Malls

Generally, consumer habits and trends follow an evolutionary curve. But the global pandemic changed all that in one fell swoop. Consumer behaviour flipped very rapidly

Life Comes Back in the Mailbox

Life Comes Back in the Mailbox

New York is at its most glorious during the spring season. Tall, thin, elegant tulips cluster around trees lining the streets, adding color against the

The Digital World: Memes & Delusions

The Digital World: Memes & Delusions

Most of the memes and theories, tested on small data sample, have deluded people far too long. The digital world has changed radically in the past few decades where the delusions of the past won’t work

Need for an Overhaul in Distribution Models

Need for an Overhaul in Distribution Models

It revealed that with the pandemic accelerating, digital adoption in rural areas was strengthening. Restrictions on travel and social distancing norms nudged people in rural areas, who are equipped with technology and connectivity, to rely more on digital services for their day-to-day activities.

Fools Are Certain About The Market

Fools Are Certain About The Market

There’s a limit to how high trees can grow; There’s a limit to how deep roots can flow, But there’s no limit to how far fools can go

Future Hangs on How Virus Behaves in Long Run

Future Hangs on How Virus Behaves in Long Run

With unemployment rates going through the roof, there has been a phenomenal crash in demand.  In such a scenario, focusing almost solely on liquidity measures can be only as good as applying some plaster. Only time will tell, but it does make one wonder whether, without demand being stimulated, these policies will ever be enough.