Sudip Bandyopadhyay

159 Flips | 3 Magazines | 7 Likes | 21 Following | 21 Followers | @sudipb | Expert -Financial Services with 3 decades experience. Group Chairman JRG-Inditrade Capital. Ex Head Treasury n Investment ITC Ltd ,MD Reliance Money

7 of Cambodia's best islands

<b>(CNN) —</b> The islands of Cambodia have finally started to get the attention they deserve, but they're still positively picturesque and far less developed than their popular Thai neighbors.<p>Whether you're looking for an all-night party or an underwater adventure among pristine coral reefs, Cambodia's …

Waste Management

Antwerp city guide: Where to eat, drink, shop and stay in Belgium’s coolest city

Locals liken Antwerp to a village. But don’t mistake that for humility: Flanders’ de facto capital has been punching above its weight since it was a …

Hans Asperger aided and supported Nazi programme, study says

The Austrian doctor after whom Asperger syndrome is named was an active participant in the Nazi regime, assisting in the Third Reich’s so called euthanasia programme and supporting the concept of racial hygiene by deeming certain children unworthy to live, according to a study by a medical …

Autism

The 21 Most Beautiful Small Towns in Europe (as ranked by locals)

Bamberg is a city of breweries and churches, and frequently ranks among the most beautiful towns in Germany. It was erected on seven hills (a bit …

European Travel

20 great lake and mountain holidays in Europe

<b>Trail running,</b> <b>Dolomites, Italy</b><p><b>Stay</b> Mountain huts<b><br>Suits</b> Hardened runners<br>It sounds easy: “Cruising over rocky passes and through lush meadows.” But runners on this holiday in the Dolomites will have to concentrate hard on their footwork: the scenery of this limestone wonderland is so beautiful it …

European Travel

What a skull in an English pub says about India's 1857 mutiny

<b>In 2014, while sitting in an office in London's Mile End, historian Kim Wagner received an email from a couple who said they owned a skull.</b><p>Dr Wagner, who teaches imperial history at Queen Mary University of London, says the couple told him they did not feel comfortable with the "thing" in their …

History

Ten brilliant day trips from Madrid

<i>The Monastery of El Escorial. Photo: Daniel Lázaro Fernandez/Flickr.</i><p>Just an hour away from Madrid is the town of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, …

20 Most Amazing Castles in Germany

German castles are nothing short of outstanding. Not all of them resemble fairy tale castles, though it’s been said that some of these gleaming …

'Lost' film predicting rise of Nazism returns to screen

<b>A silent film from 1924 predicting the rise of Nazism was found in a Paris flea market in 2015 after being lost for decades. Thanks to a huge fundraising campaign, it has now been restored and returned to cinemas, reports the BBC's Bethany Bell in Vienna.</b><p>An Orthodox Jew is set upon by three …

Café

A Brief Guide of Sibiu

Sibiu is a medieval city located in the renowned Romanian region of Transylvania. The city’s historical center which holds most of the interest, lies …

22 European cities you'd never thought to visit (but really should)

12 Beautiful Places In The Amalfi Coast Of Italy That You Have To Visit

To say that the Amalfi Coast of Italy is beautiful is something of an understatement! Oh, and don’t get me started on the weather too! While some of …

Italy

Is Albania Eastern Europe's answer to the Amalfi Coast?

“Albania!” my barrister friend exclaimed when Mrs Harding divulged our holiday destination. “What have you done wrong?”<p>The answer, in short, was that we were taking a punt on the word of a politician. In a political interview I did for this newspaper with Edi Rama, the country’s prime minister, …

Where to go in Italy in 2018: Ten travel ideas off the beaten path

American-turned-Roman John Henderson, who blogs about life in Italy at Dog-Eared Passport, picks ten of his favourite lesser-known Italian …

Italy

Beautiful Small Towns in Europe More Americans Should Visit

So you’ve gone and booked a big ol’ flight across the pond. The siren call of wildly cheap airfares to Europe proved too strong to resist -- you may …

European Travel

My heart beats for Warsaw: Soak in the legacy of musical maestro Fryderyk Chopin

Immerse yourself in the legacy of Chopin, the musical legend who grew up in Poland’s capital city.<p>Written by Joanna Lobo |<p>Last year, in May, for …

European Travel

Porto travelogue: Where to visit, where to stay, things to do under a budget in Portugal

From the metallic confines of a spotless plane, Porto appeared to be a city living in the past. One of the largest cities of Portugal -- a country …

15 great-value ski hotels in Europe you will love

Miramonte Hotel, Bad Gastein, Austria<p>Old-world glamour in Austria<p>This funky little place is what happens when a Viennese architect (Ike Ikrath) meets …

How to Travel to the Amalfi Coast

Italy’s Amalfi Coast is sprinkled with stunning seaside towns. T+L’s guide will help you navigate the region like an expert.<p>The allure of the Amalfi …

8 of the Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Famous Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi once said, “You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” As he understood, there are beautiful places …

Italy

5 Places You Need To Visit In Eastern Croatia

Let’s explore Croatia from a different angle and go to the East of the country. It is a bit unusual as most of the visitors go straight to the coast, …

European Travel

5 of the best Austrian cities and towns and what to do there

Not Bavaria but not quite Italy either: Many Austrian towns beyond Vienna blend the looks of their Bavarian neighbours with the laid back character …

Luxury Travel

The Beautiful Italian Lakes Americans Don't Visit Enough

Admittedly, I’m a saltwater kind of person, and a good vacation has always required an ocean beach. The appeal of lakes never truly hit me until I …

The Most Beautiful Places in Germany

The landscapes of Germany are at once charming, bewitching, and staggeringly pretty: alpine peaks, mysterious forests, white Rococo churches, villages lined with timbered houses, and castles that seem almost too majestic to be real. From the mountains to the cities, and everywhere in between, here …

European Travel

Here’s The Part Of Italy You Never Really See But Absolutely Have To Visit!

Thoughts of Italy conjures up images of beautiful rolling hills, basking in that famous Italian sunshine, stunning cities, ancient churches and …

Italy

France: CHARM OF VILLAGES “SUR MER” (6)

Although not that popular as their neighbors Nice, Cannes or Monaco, smaller towns along the <i>Côte d’Azur</i> are actually the true reflection of French …

Exide Industries, Amara Raja Batteries good buys: Sudip Bandopadhyay

Sudip Bandopadhyay, Market Expert told CNBC-TV18, "We are looking at these storage battery companies and we believe that the GST implementation will …

Life Insurance

Buy State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank: Sudip Bandopadhyay

Sudip Bandopadhyay, Market Expert told CNBC-TV18, "Yesterday was definitely short covering which took the stocks up. There is no fundamental …

India