Bira 91 appoints Deepak Sinha as Vice President – Marketing, India & Global

Bira 91, one of the fastest growing beer brands, has announced the appointment of Deepak Sinha as the Vice President – Marketing, strengthening its executive leadership team. Sinha brings depth and breadth of related experience to this role, having worked in the marketing domain for more than 14 years across companies […]

Confluence of Fashion – Lifestyle – Beauty | 2nd edition of Hidden Treasures at Udaipur

A definitive benchmark in the realm of haute couture, 2nd edition of the lifestyle show – ‘Hidden Treasures’ promises to showcase everything from runway magic to unique weaves of India, designs, Victorian jewelry and much more to the people of Udaipur. After the grand success of last year’s show the 2nd edition […]

Small Business Saturday isn’t a novelty anymore – independent retailers depend on it

For Mackenzi Farquer, Small Business Saturday is a big deal. The owner of Queens, New York-based Lockwood gift shop, which sells kitchenware, clothing and paper goods, says there’s often barely room to stand in her locations on the retail holiday between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. “It’s our busiest day […]

Alice in Dataland – an original story for Education Guardian by Michael Rosen

Alice in Dataland pursued by the ‘Fonix’. Illustration: Steve Fricker An exciting discovery at Christ Church, Oxford University, has revealed hitherto unseen pages from what appears to be a draft for a third Alice novel following Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Alice Through the Looking-Glass. Underneath the floorboards in the […]

LOW-COST LOAN AA launches new best-buy fixed five-year mortgage – here’s how you could switch to a cheaper home loan

GETTY IMAGES 1 The AA five-year fix offers a market-leading rate It means that someone with a £200,000 mortgage will pay £664 a month in repayments, over a 25-year period. After five years, the interest rate will rise to 4.24 per cent, but the initial 3.99 per cent rate makes […]

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 67 – Household Education by Harriet Martineau (1848)

Monday 15 May 2017 05.45 BSTLast modified on Monday 15 May 2017 05.47 BST Harriet Martineau’s story offers the parable of a certain kind of literary endeavour that’s never far from the experience of quite a few writers in this list, ie contemporary success, and short-term celebrity, followed by a more prolonged […]