Nirmala Sitharaman Backs Demonetisation, Says People Support the Move

Varanasi: Despite facing hardships people in the country are supporting demonetisation, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in Varanasi on Sunday while criticising opposition for disrupting Parliament on the issue. People in the country, despite facing hardships, are supporting the Prime Minister’s demonetisation move, which is in the “greater interest our nation”, she told … Read more Nirmala Sitharaman Backs Demonetisation, Says People Support the Move

India Quotient Backs High Street Online Fashion Store FabAlley

Online fashion store FabAlley has reportedly secured $2 Mn (INR 13 Cr)in its Series A round of funding led by India Quotient. Existing investors, including Indian Angel Network, also participated in the round. The funding will be used to expand its offline reach and scale up its product offerings. It will also be used for … Read more India Quotient Backs High Street Online Fashion Store FabAlley

Asian University of Women backs educating Bangladesh’s female RMG workers

Chittagong-based Asian University for Women will be providing free tertiary education to the female workforce of the Bangladeshi apparel factories. The initiative taken up under the aegis of donors like the Ikea Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is another step towards alleviating low literacy levels in the country, especially amongst the female … Read more Asian University of Women backs educating Bangladesh’s female RMG workers