Raves & Rants


“The number of broadband connections provided by the end of December 2011 are 13.35 million.” –   Sachin Pilot, Minister of communication and IT (India) Indians are the largest depositors in Swiss banks and have stashed a staggering $500 billion of black money abroad for tax evasion. – CBI chief A.P. Singh Procter & Gamble (P&G) estimates that in fiscal year 2012, developing markets  including India will contribute 37%, or $31-32 billion, to total sales – Bob McDonald, CEO Procter & Gamble.

Most of the African countries are adopting India’s business model. There is unique opportunity for us to do business in Africa. – Sunil Kant Munjal, past president of CII and chairman of Hero MotoCorp.

The ministry of overseas Indian affairs (MOIA) has received 381 complaints of women being deserted or harassed by their non-resident Indian (NRI) husbands. Of all the Indian states, Punjab had the most complaints filed at the ministry by Indian women victims. “There were 94 complaints from that state – Vyalar Ravi

Asians are the fastest growing race group in the United States with Indians (3.2 million) making up the third largest Asian group after the Chinese (four million) and Filipinos (3.4 million). – US Census Bureau.