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Here is how salaries of Indian and US CEOs stack up, adjusted for purchasing power

The average salary of CEOs in India’s top Sensex firms is around Rs10 crore, having grown marginally from a year ago. The average remuneration for their counterparts in the US (DJIA companies) is ten times as much at Rs100 crore. 545 more words

This woman in 1883 had the best answer to the question of why a girl would want to be a doctor

Why would an Indian woman go so far away for medical school?

Because it was the best way to serve her country.

That was the gist of the answer given by Anandibai Joshi—in 1883. 904 more words

What Gujarat govt is encouraging school children to read is dismaying

Once Dr Radhakrishnan went for a dinner. There was a Briton at the event who said, “We are very dear to God.” Radhakrishnan laughed and told the gathering, “Friends, one day God felt like making rotis. 1,161 more words

The Internet + auto-rickshaws = Uber India, more or less

Interesting story from the New York Times:

In a country clogged with congestion, a handful of start-ups are using technology to more easily connect auto-rickshaw drivers with customers — an Indian twist to Uber and Lyft, the ride-hailing apps.

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