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TukTuk Ride launches App-based Taxi Services in Small Towns

Feb, 27 2019 | 05:03 am

Technology has changed the way we live, eat, wear, talk and even has influenced our daily commute. Companies like Uber, Ola and Meru are such few names in the transport industry who are modernizing the concept of travel on four-wheelers or three-wheelers. India’s ride-hailing market is on a surge. Primarily dominated by Ola and Uber, the sector is estimated to be worth $675 million in 2019, and $1.13 billion by 2023. And yet, penetration of app-based taxi services is only about 2 percent (expected to hit 2.9 percent by 2023), according to Statista. Read More..

From Recycle to Upcycle: Kala Ghoda Festival showcases artistic expression with a touch of environmental preservation

Mar, 19 2019 | 10:22 am

When was the last time you looked at a pool of old items and were hit by the artistic fantasy that leads to environmental preservation? The Kala Ghoda Festival of Mumbai is doing it this year. Held early February each year in Mumbai, the nine-day event features installations, artworks, craft exhibition, literature, culinary workshops, children’s activities, theatre, dance shows, and music performances. This year, the Kala Ghoda Arts Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary as well as the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The message of the festival this year is environmental preservation and restoration, aptly reflected in the theme “Hara Ghoda” (green horse). The theme of mindfulness and sustainable living carries on into the culinary track as well, with a focus on using local ingredients and lesser-known vegetables, reducing kitchen waste, and creatively using left-over food. Read More..

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