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Let’s face it. It did not need 23 people dying on a crowded railway bridge to tell us that we face a crisis of infrastructure. The millions of commuters who travel by Mumbai’s local train network have faced this shortcoming every single day that they commute from home to office…

A recent visit to Abu Dhabi brought about an opportunity to see a custom car show at close quarters. Admittedly, the show in the region hasn’t quite got the scale or the ambience of the big tuning shows from the United States or Japan. But there was certainly no lack…

In the middle of a couple of car launches to the region’s media, Japanese car brand Nissan chose to slip in a further googly. It announced that it had begun moves along with the nodal standards body of the UAE to evolve a unit to measure the capability of off-road…

2016 has been a very busy year – especially with everything that’s happened surrounding Brexit and the win of the polarised right in the form of Donald Trump. Right wing and ultra-nationalist movements seem to be gaining a foothold in many parts of the world and the worrying aspect is…

Brand and image building is a time consuming, fairly investment heavy process. It wasn’t always the case, but nowadays you spend almost as much effort in managing your brand as you do in getting your product or service out to the market. Sometimes you are so fixated on the image…

Would you say that the days of the internal combustion engine are numbered? After all, more manufacturers have either a hybrid engine option or offer an electric only drive on various models. Or, if you are the irreprissible Elon Musk and the company is Tesla motors, then you link your…

You couldn’t have spent a lifetime, however short that may be, in the modern brand and consumer driven world without building up your own pet set of aspirational tokens. It could be something as simple as the clothes you choose to wear, the car you drive, the locality you choose…

Let’s talk about gravitational waves. Or actually let’s say that gravitational waves and humankind’s discovery of proof that they exist may actually mean something to most of us out there who would just go, “Huh?” when people talk about a LIGO detector and the joy of hearing two black holes…

Scientists have recently published a report that tells us that if we were all to switch to a vegan or at the very least a vegetarian diet, humanity’s impact on the Earth would be lessened. To me, at first glance, that seems a bit counter-intuitive. If more of our shrubbery…

For anyone who has been in the media field for long enough, the term agency is used with the same sort of frequency as you would have in throwing out a “good morning”. Every facet of the communication world is populated by agencies and though you hear so many names…