Tag Archives: India

Indian summer

It’s all about Indian influences in music at the moment. Indian sounds and entertainment are inspiring Western artists everywhere you look and listen. Somehow, it’s all coming together quite tightly and organically in this hot spell we’re having. Naughty Boy‘s … Continue reading

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BRICKwatch: Starbucks opens first Indian store

Starbucks has opened its first store (café?) in India at Mumbai’s Elphinstone Building, Horniman Circle. It’s a joint venture with Tata Global Beverages an menu items include Elaichi Mawa croissants and tandoori paneer rolls. A coffee giant in the land … Continue reading

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BRICKwatch

The acronym BRIC was coined in 2001 by economist Jim O’Neill in his paper ‘Building Better Global Economic BRICs’. As you’ll already know, it refers to Brazil, Russia, India and China, which are/were fast becoming economic powerhouses on the global … Continue reading

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whodathunkit: vegetarian McDonald’s

McDonald’s is going to open it’s first purely vegetarian outlets near two sacred sites in India next year. According to the FT, “McDonald’s is setting up vegetarian outlets in Amritsar, home to the Golden Temple, the holiest site of India’s … Continue reading

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