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How Important is Entrepreneurship for the Indian Economy?

Entrepreneurs are providing great offers in the form of opportunities to many associated domains<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Entrepreneurship is not a word that describes the struggle …

Entrepreneurship

Kathua gangrape victim’s lawyer: Being called anti-Hindu, I can be raped or killed

Kathua rape: Deepika Singh Rajawat alleged that she is being labelled as an 'anti-Hindu' and facing social boycott for taking up the case of child …

India

Ex-bureaucrats write to Modi, blame him for terrifying state of affairs

<b>New Delhi:</b> As thousands of people from across the country take to street to express outrage over the rape incidents in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua and …

The 5 biggest takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s appearance before the Senate

Mark Zuckerberg

‘I made Steve Bannon’s psychological warfare tool’: meet the data war whistleblower

The first time I met Christopher Wylie, he didn’t yet have pink hair. That comes later. As does his mission to rewind time. To put the genie back in the bottle.<p>By the time I met him in person, I’d already been talking to him on a daily basis for hours at a time. On the phone, he was clever, funny, …

Cambridge Analytica

GroupM 'This Year, Next Year' India 2018 report projects 13% jump in advertising expenditure

Hack:<p>Media investment group GroupM has projected India's advertising expenditure to grow by 13% to Rs 69,346 crore in 2018, versus a 10% growth last …

India

Wavemaker, Ogilvy partner to launch Effectiveness Lab in India

The collaboration between Wavemaker and Ogilvy will develop data-backed communication across consumer interaction platforms

Advertising

China Says We Don't Want Your Plastic

For years, China has been the top importer of recyclable material, taking in about half of the world's plastics and paper and turning the rubbish …

BlackBerry's 'Jarvis' finds security flaws in connected cars

As cars become more reliant on software, it's critical for automakers to make sure their code is as secure as possible. It's somewhat surprising, though, for a company like BlackBerry to come out with a potential solution. At a keynote during the North American International Automotive Show (NAIAS) …

Want to know what’s in your drinking water? Just click here.

With a national database that went live today, the Environmental Working Group offers residents the opportunity to search contaminants in their …

Scientists are planning to use atmospheric carbon dioxide to fight global warming

Scientists are sucking carbon dioxide from the air with giant fans and preparing to release chemicals from a balloon to dim the sun's rays as part of …

Oregon Ecosystem Files Lawsuit to Defend Its Rights

The Siletz River in Lincoln, Oregon. (Photo: USFWS - Pacific Region)<p>On July 24, the Siletz River Ecosystem (SRE) in Northwestern Oregon took legal …

2090: Heat in U.S. cities could kill 26K people a year - Futurity

New research projects many people could die from heat in 10 US metro areas if climate change continues unabated.

Four ways businesses and cities will get us to a low-carbon future

A little over a week ago, 20 of the world’s power houses came together for the Group of 20 summit. It was disappointing to see Trump hold firm to his …

6 things that are polluting the air in your home

It's not only outdoor pollution that can damage your lungs<p>When discussing air pollution, the go-to image is of smoggy, traffic-laden streets and …

Diesel and petrol car ban: Clean air strategy 'not enough'

<b>The government's £3bn clean air strategy does not go "far enough or fast enough", campaigners have said.</b><p>Moves including banning the sale of new diesel and petrol cars from 2040 and £255m for councils to tackle air pollution locally have been welcomed.<p>Transport Secretary Chris Grayling said the …

Environmentalism

India Is A Power Surplus Country; The Problem Lies In Transmission And Distribution

Snapshot<p>What sits between power generation and power consumption are two other critical functions – power transmission and power distribution.<p>And …

The best way to reduce your carbon footprint is one the government isn’t telling you about

Recycling and using public transit are all fine and good if you want to reduce your carbon footprint, but to truly make a difference you should have …

Sustainability

Sustainable Development Goals--Room For Companies To Lead

Elaine Weidman-Grunewald heads Ericsson’s Sustainability and Public Affairs efforts and is also Head of Ericsson Response, the company’s humanitarian and disaster response program.<p>She has worked for Ericsson in the US and Sweden for over 18 years. During this time she has held various positions in …

Sustainability

Why Going Green Is Good For The Environment and Your Business | Inc.com

As an entrepreneur, aspiring entrepreneur, or small business owner you surely are aware of how important sustainability, operating in an environmentally friendly manner, and keeping up to date on these issues are. The reality, however, is that between juggling the many demands and requirements of …

Sustainability

Costa Rica’s Best Natural and Organic Wellness Companies

A giant iceberg, four times the size of Greater London, has broken off from an Antarctic shelf

A scientist said the rift had been barely visible in recent weeks.<p>One of the world’s biggest icebergs broke off from its shelf in the Antarctic …

More Congestion On Weekends, 8 AM-8 PM Jams, This Study Reveals The Horrors Of Delhi Traffic

Sorry to break the bubble, but every time you blew curses like kisses on fellow drivers and pedestrians to swiftly negotiate Delhi's traffic with a …

The Developing World Is Turning Its Poop Problem Into A Resource

Waste-management systems in Africa and India could soon outstrip those in the developed world in terms of sustainability and efficiency.<p>In Ghana, just 15% of the population has access to decent sanitation. In the city of Kumasi, for example, around 40% of the population relies on public toilets, …

Generations of sustainability

Sustainability spans the generations at Warrigal: Pauline Skellon and Shannon Khalifeh. Picture: Mark Newsham<p>A gathering at Warrigal Figtree on …

Sustainability

An Ideal Sustainable Future

My vision of a sustainable world stems from the core beliefs instilled in me through my academic experience, about the multi-disciplinary approach …

Sustainability

These Architects Want To Make Algae Farming Just Another Part Of Urban Infrastructure

Will future office buildings harvest algae in their lobbies?<p>If you buy algae supplements–or foods with microalgae as an ingredient, like a brownie mix that includes “algal protein” to make the dessert slightly healthier–it’s likely that the algae may have come from large, industrial-scale …

Utilities fighting against rooftop solar are only hastening their own doom

Batteries are going to make rooftop solar invulnerable.<p>Several of the big trends in clean electricity depend, in one way or another, on batteries. How fast batteries get better and cheaper will help determine how fast renewable energy grows, how fast fossil fuel power plants get shut down, and how …

Alt-J's New Album Is a Memorial to England's Disappearing Towns

In early June, British rock band Alt-J released <i>Relaxer</i>, an album that is as much about failed relationships as it is about climate change. In the …