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India Aims To Surpass Renewable Energy Target

India aims to surpass its renewable energy target by 2022 as Asia’s third-largest economy pushes to reduce reliance on fossil fuels.<p>The Ministry of …

Renewable Energy

Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Stop Saying These 25 Words.

Stop saying these words in the office. You'll improve your communication skills and your coworkers will thank you.<p>9 min read<p>For thousands of years, our most powerful tools to change the world and our surroundings have been our words. That’s still true today.<p>From the lines you hear on TV, the …

Communication Skills

Adidas has sold 1 million pairs of sneakers made from ocean trash — and reveals a new normal in footwear

Adidas' sustainable footwear initiative is growing legs.<p>The company revealed in March that it has made and sold more than one million pairs of its shoes made from ocean plastic. These shoes use a yarn developed by Parley that turns the ocean plastic into a polymer that can be used to construct …

These Are the Prettiest Places on Earth to Feed Your Wanderlust

It's normal to overlook the simple pleasures in life when we feel stuck in a place or routine that doesn't fulfill us. But ironically, those are also …

Travel

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

18 of the best countries to visit in 2018

Travel and tourism is one industry that has continued to thrive in recent years, consistently out-performing the global economy, and 2018 looks to be …

The Best British Shows You Should Be Watching

The British are coming — and you're de-freaking-lighted.<p>Tell us if this sounds familiar: Sunday nights are reserved not for football or the latest</i> …

The 25 Essential Books for Every Entrepreneur's Library

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what stage you’re at in the entrepreneur journey, whether you just launched your first startup or have started several successful businesses, you can always use the advice of people who have "been there, done that.'’ What better …

Women Leaders: Stop Trying to Lead Like a Man | Inc.com

What's lacking in the world right now is not women leaders, but rather leaders who lead like women, said best-selling leadership author Simon Sinek, speaking at the Women Entrepreneurs Rock the World Conference in New York City.<p>"In business, largely, we teach male leadership. And we are teaching …

Leadership

52 Places In India You Should Rather Be Honeymooning Instead Of A Foreign Land

If you’ve finally decided on “shudh desi romance” and stuck to India for your honeymoon- let me tell you this: you haven’t settled for anything less! …

Motivational: How He Became India's Second Richest Man From Just Rs 10,000

About 32 years ago, Dilip Shanghvi borrowed Rs 10,000 from his father and came to Mumbai from Kolkata to begin marketing of Psychotherapy drugs. Then …

Marconi Union - Weightless (Official Video)

20 Movies That Every Woman Should Watch

Some movies make you think for a long time. Others, you can just watch once and forget about them straightaway. And then there are films appreciated …

The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films

The best that cinema has had to offer since 2000 as picked by 177 film critics from around the world.<p>“They don’t make ‘em like they used to.”<p>How often have we all heard that resigned expression? How often have we said it ourselves? ‘The death of cinema’ is debated in university film studies …

Video on Demand

These 5 Steve Jobs Keynotes Will Inspire You to Better Sell Your Ideas

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A Steve Jobs keynote was a tightly choreographed and relentlessly prepared presentation, according to the new book <i>Becoming Steve Jobs,</i> by Brent Schlender.<p>Jobs turned the product launch into an art form. He also leaves a legacy by which …

5 Famous Movie Quotes That Can Inspire Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m not sure if this will finally be Leonardo DiCaprio’s year, for <i>The Revenant</i>, or if newcomer Brie Larson, in <i>Room</i>, will trump perennial favorite Cate Blanchett for the latter's role in <i>Carol.</i> What I can tell you is that people are …

Around the world in 10 films.

The 12th Edition of Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) brought together the best films from around the globe for their ‘Cinema Of The World’ …

The Gujarat Lions Releases Innovative Personalized 'Tribute to Fan' Video

5/27/2016 06:40:00 am Gujarat Lions, Sport, video, Xebec Digital<p>May 27 2016, 19.03 PM IST || <b>Pocket News Alert</b><p>The <b>Gujarat Lions</b>, the latest addition to …

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

BrightSide — Inspiration. Creativity. Wonder.

Creativity

The Kalalau Trail Is Hands Down The Most Incredible Hike In America

An epic adventure awaits.<p>If you're looking for the most epic hike in America, get ready to pack your bags and head far, far west.<p>The Kalalau Trail on the Hawaiian island of Kauai weaves through one of the world's most famous natural wonders, the Na Pali coast. With 180-degrees of the electric blue …

You're Probably Making This One Huge Mistake While Bra Shopping

Women like to argue over which boob is the better-looking one, what neckline best flatters decolletage and whether underwire really is the devil (I …

Umaid Bhawan Palace: TripAdvisor's No. 1 hotel in 2016 | CNN Travel

(CNN) — There's nothing like the royal touch for bringing in tourists -- or for providing the glitz needed to be named number one.<p>It certainly hasn't hurt the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodphur, India, listed by TripAdvisor as the best hotel in the world in 2016.<p>As in the UK, where the royal family in …