We speak to Bangalore-based Chef and Restaurant Owner Gautam Krishnankutty who is busy opening a brand new charcuterie in the city. The Smoke Company is his second venture, after the very successful Cafe Thulp brand of burger joints that dot the city.

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The unprecedented spurt of international businesses in India suggests that everyone wants a piece of the pie, and rightfully so. Few markets in the world are as large or offer such diverse opportunities for growth as India does. Breaking into the complex Indian market also gives companies the confidence to expand to rest of South Asia.

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The Modi government that came to power three years ago has made a deliberate effort to bring this sector under its ‘Make in India’ efforts to spur growth and encourage local manufacturing.

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India is poised to become the third largest passenger-vehicle market in the world, and is growing at a steady clip, making it an outlier in a globally slow-moving automotive market.

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CGH Earth offers luxury travel experiences across 17 properties in three states in India. The brand is synonymous with experiential vacations with a focus on sustainability, heritage, wellness and nature. CGH Earth has successfully pioneered responsible tourism in India. We spoke to them about the rise of conscious travel in India and their property in SwaSwara, in Gokarna, Karnataka.

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Google India and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) teamed up to bring out a report titled ‘Demystifying the Indian Online Traveller.’ The report investigates the importance of digital technology in travel and makes various projections that are important to the travel and hospitality sector.

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As Canada marks the 150th anniversary of Canada Day on July 1st this year, we take a look at the legacy of Indo-Canadian Relations. Canada and India are set apart by more than 11000kms, one is closer to the icy arctic centre, the other to the warmth of the equator. Yet, the two countries share a robust and steady bond. In fact, the first set of Indian immigrants travelled to ...

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Last week, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi concluded his Europe trip in France, where he met the country’s newly elected President, Emmanuel Macron. Climate change and commitment to counter growing terrorism were the key topics of discussion at the meeting held at the Élysée Palace. Fighting Terrorism Even as disheartening incidents of terror have increased across the wo ...

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Not so long ago, Indian luxury hotels were almost the exclusive preserve of foreign travellers and business guests – because few other locals could afford to stay at a 4 or 5 Star property. Even those Indians who had money in the bank were budget-conscious and unlikely to spend extravagantly on themselves. Things are very different now, in 2017. Over a generation, there has bee ...

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In recent years the hospitality sector, a resource-guzzling industry has had to take a hard look at itself and confront its ecological impact. Brazen use of resources at the cost of the environment is no longer an option in the time of climate change. Hotels have been raising their standards of eco-friendliness to accommodate their duty to the world around as much as to demandi ...

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