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Militants Plan to Target British Women Drinkers

By: mandy | Date: March 29, 2009 | Categories: Travel

Travelers are being warned about a potential threat when traveling to Goa, India. Last week a group of Hindu nationalists announced that it will target British women that consume alcohol in the popular beach bars in Goa. The Sri Ram Sena group has been labeled a “Hindu Taliban” by detractors who object to its violent […]

“Thank You India”

By: mandy | Date: March 28, 2009 | Categories: Arts & Culture, Religion & Spirituality

Thursday marked the beginning of the a one-of-a-kind “Thank You India” festival in New Delhi. The event is being held at the India International Centre through March 31, 2009. The festival, organized by Tibet’s Government in exile expresses the gratitude of the Tibetan people for the “generosity and hospitality” of India. “Thank You India” is […]

Hong Kong’s Entertainment Expo

By: mandy | Date: March 25, 2009 | Categories: Arts & Culture, Home & Garden, Travel

This week marks the 5th Entertainment Expo in Hong Kong. The Expo is comprised of nine separate events and covers film, television, music, and digital entertainment. One of the highlights of the event, the 3rd Asian Film Awards, was held on Monday, March 23rd at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. Each year the […]

Excitement Growing for Tribeca Film Festival

By: mandy | Date: March 14, 2009 | Categories: Arts & Culture, Technology, Travel

Excitement is building for the upcoming Tribeca Film Festival as organizers announced another slate of participating films. The full schedule will include 86 films grouped into eight “sections.” The Festival runs form April 22nd through May 3rd in New York City. The recent announcements cover the “Encounters,” “Spotlight,” “Showcase,” and “Midnight” sections. They also include […]

The Ethics of Singapore Business

By: mandy | Date: March 2, 2009 | Categories: General Business, Technology, Travel

Ethical standards of business operation has become of top priority to companies around the globe. Social responsibility, be it to the environment or to the human and animal societies, has become a major concern and project for companies. Apart from the not for profit companies, CEOs are either understanding what it means to give back […]