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Interview with Piya Pahuja director of Raiara a jewellery making brand

Posted on: 24th Dec, 2012

Raiara, a premier jewellery making brand, is the brainchild of its young director, Ms. Piya Pahuja who made her foray into this creative arena after her marriage into the Pahuja family that owns 127 years’ old Tikamdas Group. Listed among the women entrepreneurs of India today, Ms. Piya Pahuja is at the helm of the […]

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Why no severe lesson for rapists?

Posted on: 20th Dec, 2012

The hanging of Dhananjay the rapist in 2004 is all history for today’s rapists. Such crimes against women as molestation and rape hit the headlines of newspapers every other day. Delhi and Kolkata record a larger number of rape cases than other Indian metropolises in 2012. Kolkata shocks the nation with the rape of a […]

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Bengali cuisine – how is it different from other Indian cuisines

Posted on: 13th Dec, 2012

“Unity in diversity” is the tagline for India. The diverse geographic, social, cultural, historical and religious features of India are stitched together with an invisible thread of unity. Indian culture, rich and versatile, is like a patchwork of colorful embroidery in which different colors are inseparably mixed. However, the color that stands for Bengal in […]

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Interview with Shouvik Lahiri, CEO of Desteneer Consultants and life strategy coach

Posted on: 21st Nov, 2012

How to deal with conflicting emotions? How to overcome difficulties? How to cope with stress? How to get the desired object? How to reach the goal? How to make the dream come true? How to beat failure and achieve success? So many questions that we are faced with in day-to-day life. who can help us […]

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Interview with Adam Sachs CEO and Cofounder of

Posted on: 16th Nov, 2012

Urban Indians have taken fancy to looking for like-minded partners and dating online since the launch of, a premier social dating platform based in Mumbai and New York City. Formerly known as, StepOut is a safe and secure online dating hub. The mastermind behind the transformation of this unique idea into an epoch-making […]

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Interview with Pooja Gupta, VP Human Resources at Myntra

Posted on: 7th Nov, 2012 needs no introduction. Today’s Internet-loving generation is familiar with this leading fashion and lifestyle store online. With a large pie of the Indian ecommerce market, Myntra has become a favorite haunt of online shoppers from different walks of life. Feeling curious to know what are the driving forces behind the vertical growth of […]

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Interview with K Vaitheeswaran the father of Indian e-commerce

Posted on: 15th Oct, 2012

The founder and CEO of, K Vaitheeswaran is a much familiar name in the e-commerce industry. He created a history by launching India’s first online retail store in 1999 and pioneered the online retail industry. Slice of Real Life gets in touch with Mr K Vaitheeswaran to share with you his vision of […]

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Interview with Sujata Parashar, social activist, poet, novelist and thinker

Posted on: 9th Oct, 2012

Sujata Parashar is a versatile personality. She is a social activist, poet, novelist and thinker at the same time. The winner of the National Short Story Writing Contest 2011, Sujata joined the group of contemporary Indian English writers with the launch of debut book “In Pursuit of Infidelity” in 2009. Her latest title “Poetry Out […]

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Interview with Sagarika Charkraborty, author of A Calendar Too Crowded

Posted on: 5th Oct, 2012

Sagarika Chakraborty, a management professional, has been shot to limelight in the literary world with the launch of her debut book – A Calendar Too Crowded. Born in Kolkata, Sagarika has been a meritorious student throughout her academic career. She has penned many articles on various subjects and worked on multiple projects. Her write-ups have […]

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Interview with Arnab Kanti Mishra – filmmaker, photographer and entrepreneur

Posted on: 1st Oct, 2012

We often hear people complaining about the prevalent norms, wishing to change them someday. But how many actually dare to take the plunge, break stereo types and chase their dreams to change the routine and choose a path less trodden? In the fast paced world we live in, where competition and insecurity dominate most decisions, […]

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