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By Neha S. Bajpai
Craving a luxury timepiece? You need not think twice. There has never been a better time to invest in watches. Shorn of most marketing essentials, the global luxury watch industry is going through a phase of sobriety. From selling watches that cost as much as a splendid condominium in Mumbai to promoting simple, utilitarian timepieces, the Swiss watch industry has finally realised the need to...
'Indian industry not taking advantage of IPR'   24 November, 2014
Due to lack of awareness on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR), the Indian industry is lagging behind in exploiting benefits of registering and protecting trademarks internationally, an official said here Monday.Chaitanya Prasad, Controller General of Patents, Designs and Trade Marks, DIPP, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, said though India has been on board the Madrid System for the...
Time in your pocket   22 November, 2014
In 1925, American banker and renowned watch collector Henry Graves Jr commissioned Patek Philippe to create an exquisite gold pocket watch. The pocket watch, considered one of the most complicated timepieces of the century, was delivered to Graves eight years later. Among the watch’s 24 horological complications were a perpetual calendar, moon phases, a power reserve and the night sky of...
55% employees face bullying at workplace   24 November, 2014
A large number of employees have been bullied at their workplace, with most of them facing false accusations and constant criticism by bosses or colleagues, says a survey. According to the survey by job portal CareerBuilder.in, about 55 per cent of Indian workers revealed that they have been bullied at work. The two most common forms of bullying reported by employees was of being falsely accused...
We have big plans for India   22 November, 2014
Arabesque motifs are the hallmark of Balmain, the Swiss luxury watch brand known for its affordable and elegant timepieces. Speaking to THE WEEK, Balmain's chief executive officer Elias Ghosn shared his initiatives to popularise their men's collection and his plans for India. Excerpts:When did you join Balmain as the head of watches? How is it different from other luxury watch brands?We...
Moon Watch   22 November, 2014
The fast and the furious   22 November, 2014
Osmium will be our new metal   22 November, 2014
Sensex, Nifty hit record high   24 November, 2014
India can build $10 tn economy by 2034: PwC   24 November, 2014
India one of fastest growing markets for Twitter   22 November, 2014
All set for India's first high speed train   21 November, 2014
Online shoppers to touch 100 mn by 2016   20 November, 2014
US seeks to step up India trade talks after WTO deal   24 November, 2014
Gold falls from near 3-week high   19 November, 2014
'e-Commerce will pave way for Digital India'   19 November, 2014
India to invest $4 billion to tackle power theft   21 November, 2014
Kashmir's solar potential highest in India   19 November, 2014
Oil price seen falling to $60 if OPEC does not cut output   24 November, 2014
'Maharashtra looking to plug shortcomings in tax system'   22 November, 2014
Rupee falls to nine-month low   20 November, 2014
Draft guidelines issued for coal block auction   19 November, 2014
Infosys names new CEO, CFO for BPO arm   19 November, 2014
India to take steps to curb gold imports   18 November, 2014
BIS gives licence on all-India basis for 3 products   18 November, 2014
Fadnavis wants business-friendly policies to boost economy   19 November, 2014
Jaitley against burdening salaried, middle class   22 November, 2014
Sensex hits record high   18 November, 2014
GST bill to be tabled in winter session   17 November, 2014
RBI, govt discuss gold import curbs   17 November, 2014
IndiGo launches six new flights   17 November, 2014
Adani group's Australian mine project cleared   17 November, 2014
Capital crisis   15 November, 2014
Japan: recession may lead to tax delay, snap poll   17 November, 2014
Mobile transaction users to surpass 2 bn by 2017: Report   18 November, 2014
Posh pedals   15 November, 2014
Oil prices likely to fall further: IEA   15 November, 2014
'India must decide on joining APEC'   17 November, 2014
Sino-US visa deal to unleash travel, trade boom   15 November, 2014
Call for change   13 February, 2012
Uttar Pradesh drafts export policy   14 November, 2014
Visa on arrival spurs tourist traffic   13 November, 2014
Homebuyers expect property prices to rise   25 August, 2014
Gold jewellery demand surges   13 November, 2014
Land Rover to develop self-learning car   25 August, 2014
Bullion trader Pankaj Lodhiya summoned by ED   14 November, 2014
RBI to redefine deposits as ponzi scams mount   25 August, 2014
Bonding within   07 February, 2012
SC's ruling may have wider economic impact   26 August, 2014
Small islands, facing rising seas, seek economic overhaul   25 August, 2014
Wake-up call   21 January, 2012
Ambanis spark reunion talk   30 December, 2011
Midas touch   16 December, 2011
Wheels 'n' apps   17 December, 2011
Future perfect   12 December, 2011
Dubai seventh most popular destination   04 June, 2013
More steps to curb gold import   03 June, 2013
New DTC Bill to be tabled in Parliament   07 June, 2013
IndiGo says allowed to import 28 A320s   03 June, 2013
US exempts India from sanctions   06 June, 2013
Internships emerging as key tool   03 June, 2013
No leadership role for son Rohan: Murthy   01 June, 2013
Windows gains amid Apple-Android clash   04 June, 2013
Infosys recalls Murthy for 5 years   01 June, 2013
India to remain on top: Dr Cherian   03 June, 2013
LinkedIn boosts security   01 June, 2013
Petrol, diesel prices up   01 June, 2013
Growing gaps   12 December, 2011
Rate hikes affected growth   26 November, 2011
Dues and woes   03 December, 2011
Occupational hazards   26 November, 2011
Director’s cut   28 November, 2011
Note knot   28 November, 2011
It’s not flying!   19 November, 2011
King-size life   19 November, 2011
Crude system   19 November, 2011
Space odyssey   18 November, 2011
There is a dearth of qualified persons   18 November, 2011
Do not give up your dreams   18 November, 2011
Old bytes, new hats   11 November, 2011
Centre mulls ban on ponzi ads   22 July, 2013
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