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Denim Catches India's fancy

By Proloy Bagchi, published on Jan 9, 2018

Denims today have become items of universal wear in India. These seem to have become favourites of every one – whether a billionaire or a lowly workman, urban socialite or a rustic plebian. The differences, if any, will be only in the quality of the cloth or its design and stitching - the basic material however remaining the same, the fabric.

It is amazing to contemplate the way the things have changed over the last few decades in regard to the usage of denims. In urban India or in its rural hinterland denims have won general favour and acceptance so much so that a retired judge of a...

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10 Ways to Reinvent Your freelance career

By Lisa smith, published on Jan 9, 2018

Freelancing gives freedom to choose time and work. A freelancer enjoys the independence of choosing the nature and hours of work. Like a regular employee, a freelancer is not bound to work under rigid rules and policies. The only rules that apply are related to their current work alone. A freelancer might not enjoy allowances, regular salary, or other perks. However, if you want to look at the silver lining, a successful freelancer is far more self-disciplined in his/her work compared to a regular employee.

The onus of success or failure is on the efforts of the freelancer alone. There...

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Destinations :; San Francisco (1998)

By Proloy Bagchi, published on Jan 9, 2018

Destinations :: San Francisco (1998)

Before leaving for the US we had decided to buy the VUSA tickets that were being advertised around that time. It was claimed that they would work out very cheap. We worked on our itinerary and decided the number of tickets we would buy. After all, once we were in USA we wouldn’t be sitting tight at my sister’s place or the place of my nephew, both being small suburban places. We decided on 12 such tickets for both of us. The VUSA tickets used to cost equivalent of $80 per ticket. Constrained by finances we bought only 10 VUSA tickets which covered...

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More Mobile Games Offer Multiplayer Features Than Ever Before

By Editor, published on Jan 9, 2018

It used to be that mobile games would just involve you playing a game against a computer opponent. Sometimes it might have involved a pass-and-play setup where people take turns in a game with the same device, but those types of games are often cumbersome and tough to carry around.

But today, you can play mobile games with multiplayer features. These games entail the ability to get online and start playing with other people over an online connection.

What Does This Entail?

A mobile multiplayer game entails you getting online to play something with others. With this, you...

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Moving Money Overseas in an Uncertain Climate

By herbertp343, published on Jan 9, 2018

The number of displaced people around the globe is growing. Refugees flee war-torn countries and those ravaged by drought and famine. Others leave their homes for political reasons. They might find welcome refuge in a new country, or they might risk everything to sneak away and start a new life somewhere else.

Many more leave their countries for economic reasons. They can't create the life they want at home, so they look to a more prosperous country for opportunity. Right now, there are more than 43 million immigrants in the United States alone. That's more than 43 million people who...

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Thinking Big - A Fundamental Rule for Your Business Planning

By herbertp343, published on Jan 9, 2018

Thinking big combined with good planning and proper implementation can bring you huge rewards. It’s no more an option; it has become a must in today’s business world. Gone are the days when you were able to earn reasonable profits while staying in your comfort zone. Now you need to break the shackles and go all out if you want to succeed. If you don’t, you will soon find some large enterprise running over your business.

Your business is what you think of it:

All huge and truly successful businesses have one thing in common. Each of them has someone with a great vision at their...

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How To Make Your Travels Safe & Memorable

By Editor, published on Jan 8, 2018

If you are someone who travels a lot, or would like to at any rate, then you might be keen to know what you can do to make those travels as safe and as memorable as possible. The truth is that there is a surprising amount that you can do to achieve this, and most of all it is just about ensuring that you are able to plan these things well in advance. However, it is often shocking to people just how much there is to think about here, and that is why you might need to take a look through this for me ideas in this post, we are going to discuss some of the most powerful ways in which you can possibly...

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The Best Industries To Build A Career In Right Now - And How To Do It

By Editor, published on Jan 8, 2018

If you are looking for a distinct change in your career path, then one of the things you will be keen to know is what kind of area of work you should get into. There are many factors to consider in a change like this, and deciding on your next industry move requires that you understand what to look for in a working industry. You might want something rewarding, challenging, innovative and exciting, or just something that will reliably pay the bills. Either way, it is important to know that you are getting into a line of work which will genuinely be good for you as an individual, and for the...

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Easy stress relief therapies and how they can be done

By Editor, published on Jan 5, 2018

Stress is something which is necessary in life. It helps to survive properly and also adds to the learning and creativity of a person. However, too much of stress is harmful and it has a strong effect on the health which sometimes imbalances the nervous system of the body. In fact this added stress is becoming very common in a person which is why many stress relief techniques are being introduced to cope with this. If you are residing in London you will find many centers of stress therapy. These are just like yoga centers but the techniques and mode of keeping people healthy are different.

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Three innovations that changed sports betting

By Editor, published on Jan 4, 2018

Over the past decade the way that people across the world bet on sport has changed dramatically. You used to have to trapse down to a dank, tired and lifeless shop where you would pick up a confusing slip of paper that you would invariably fill in wrong, in order to place a bet on any kind of sport. The mobile age has totally changed that and has made it far easier to make bets and to keep track of what is happening in the sporting world. You can place money on sports across the world whenever you like and keep track of how they are going without ever having to leave your living room.

Alongside...

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