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Bringing Some Light Into The Darkness With White Print

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    Upasana Makati
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    White Print
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    White Print
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    White Print

Imagine not being able to flip through the pages of your favourite magazine – the latest edition of Reader’s Digest or Vogue, and enjoy some of the best of what the world has to offer you. Well, that’s exactly what the visually impaired had to endure all their lives, confined only to their hearing and…

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Bringing A Bit of Soul into Your Bubble Bath, With SoulPure

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    Uttara Ramkumar and Nishi Bhuvandas of SoulPure

Best friends, civil engineers, gold medalists, professional soapers…to simply sum up what Uttara Ramkumar and Nishi Bhuvandas are all about. Meeting each other for the first time in 2008 while doing their masters in engineering, Uttara and Nishi went from college roommates to best friends before deciding to start their very own business venture. And…

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Looking to Rent a Laptop? Look No Further Than RentSher

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    Harsh Dhand
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    Harsh Dhand

Not just laptops, RentSher allows you to rent out desktops, IT equipment, appliances, costumes, event equipment, party equipment, hospital and home medical equipment from reliable suppliers. In short, RentSher is India’s first online product rental marketplace specializing in the event, electronics and medical space. RentSher is nothing short of a brilliant, innovative idea. Let’s Meet…

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Thesis Couture: The Dawn of a New Era of Women’s Fashion

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Dolly Singh

Think of Thesis Couture as every woman’s personalized closet reorganizer, contemporary fashion consultant, and customized styling solution that does everything from providing a clutter-free closet to designing a cutting-edge cosmetic case that safely protects expensive makeup items, or the ‘Thesis Cosmetics Capsule’. Thesis Couture is the next big thing to enter the fashion industry backed…

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Being Gluten Intolerant Doesn’t Stop This Gastronome

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Meher Randhawa

Being allergic to gluten isn’t easy…especially if you can’t keep your hands off that pepperoni pizza or stop yourself from indulging in a slice of lemon cheesecake. And, why should you? Just because you have gluten allergies, doesn’t mean you forgo the ‘cream’ of the crop. It certainly didn’t stop Meher Randhawa, a victim of…

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Charmaine: A Real Life Wonder Woman

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    Charmaine Timothy

Charmaine Timothy seems to have it all. A large, close-knit, supportive family with a cheerleader for a sister, a fabulous husband, two adorable little girls and an admirable position at a leading financial services firm that would hurt any of her male counterparts’ egos. Yes, Charmaine really does seem to have everything sorted on the…

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It’s Time to Pamper the Chocoholic in You

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Sonam Raheja

Chocolate can be a sinful indulgence, debauchery even – whether you’re alone or with that special someone. Whether it’s milk, dark or liqueur, hidden skillfully in muffins, pastries, rolls, and tarts or just enjoyed in its good old-fashioned bar or block form, chocolate is one food that’s definitely a universal delicacy. From an aphrodisiac to…

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Dancing Her Way to Achieving Her Dreams

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    Payal Gupta
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    Payal Gupta
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    Payal Gupta

We all don’t mind shaking a leg or two – recreationally, or after we’ve had one too many vodka martinis, but how many of us have the courage to take up dance as a career? Getting involuntarily and unknowingly sucked into the “9-5” job lifestyle makes us forget what our inner passions and talents really…

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Train and Excel in The Art of Photography with Toehold

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    Jayanth Sharma
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    Jayanth Sharma

We hear of people switching careers when they realize their true calling but jumping from computer graphics to wildlife photography is certainly a big and bold leap. But that’s exactly what daring Jayanth Sharma is all about. Formerly a multimedia specialist website creator working for the likes of America Online and Accenture, Jayanth realized his…

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Chuck The Corporate Rut; Make A Living Playing Poker Instead!

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    Clawin D'Souza

While some earn a living spending countless hours at a mundane desk job, a few others make a profession out of playing poker! Yes, you heard that right. Miniscule monthly salaries versus making a few millions over a good hand of cards? We like the latter. Clawin D’Souza is a living example that taking a…

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Give A Gift with A Meaning with Kaira Gift World

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    Durga Kolli
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    Durga Kolli
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    Durga Kolli
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    Durga Kolli
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    Durga Kolli
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    Durga Kolli

Tired of buying meaningless gifts that don’t have any thought or feelings put into them by their makers? Why would they anyway as not everybody understands the emotions behind giving someone a gift. But Kaira Gift World is different. Started by a mother of two and a former corporate professional, Kaira Gift World understands the…

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Bring Out the Creative Genius in You with India’s Largest Professional Creative Network

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    Kavan Antani

If you’re tired of your mundane desk job or scared of getting sucked into the vortex of corporate uncreativeness, then what you need is IndieFolio. IndieFolio is the perfect outlet for your brilliant, creative and unique ideas. What’s IndieFolio all about? IndieFolio, co-founded by graphic designer Kavan Antani, is an online platform and market network…

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Arjun Dsouza, The dreamer with a purpose

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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza
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    Arjun Dsouza

Music has the ability to transform someone physically, mentally and emotionally all the while nurturing their personality. Arjun Dsouza, one ambitious individual, realized the potential that can be brought out in people through music, decided to found a non-profit zero overhead, non-governmental organization that teaches music and dance to special children as well as physically…

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The story behind the bookstore of our dreams

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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah
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    Nijesh Shah

Sapna Book House has been a household name in Bangalore as well as Karnataka for around 50 inspiring years. Determined to not let it stop there, Nijesh Shah, a young man passionate about technology, decided to create an online presence for the book house and created Sapna Infoway. From a small 10X10 sq ft of…

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Bombay’s Bellyrina Beating the Odds

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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)
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    Chitra Jidesh (Bombay Bellyrina)

Dancing never got as fun as when Chitra Jidesh introduced India to its first online workout buddy system, TwitterGetsFitter. It all began one fine November day when she reached out to her friends & followers on Twitter, hoping to find a buddy to keep herself motivated and accountable on her fitness journey. Her search for…

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The Mane Man In The Country When It Comes To Beards

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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh
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    Vishal Singh

Despite living in a generation that accepts trends, whichever way they come, bearded men was the trend that took everyone pleasantly by surprise. Trends come and go, fizzling out soon enough. However, the beard club has never been just a trend; it has slowly become a medium that unites bearded men from different religions, race,…

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Aparna Athreya’s Spiritual Transformation That Gratified Her Heart

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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya
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    Aparna Athreya

After having successfully worked in the software industry for 15 years, Aparna Athreya was involved in a lot of CSR related work. She received several opportunities to work with kids and gradually the techie developed a deep passion for working with children. She says, “I loved it so much that I was in two minds,…

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How An Experiential Travel Company Is Bettering The Lives Of Several Indians

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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram
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    Gauri Jayaram

Apart from being an alumna of IIM B, Gauri Jayaram also has over 20 years of experience in the travel industry. Having grown businesses of several travel companies, she decided to start one of her own. The Active Holiday Company is the first Indian company to focus exclusively on International Adventure Travel. Her company is…

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Why Start-Ups Are Counting On Abhilasha Dafria To Get To The Next Level

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    Abhilasha Dafria
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    Abhilasha Dafria

After being involved with startup journalism, Abhilasha Dafria was introduced to the start-up ecosystem in India. What she realized was that many entrepreneurs had grand ideas, but had a hard time executing it due to the lack of a relevant network. To bridge this gap, Abhilasha founded Venturator. Combining the words ‘venture’ and ‘accelerator’, the…

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