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India – Expat Commuting

Driving in India is certainly not for the faint-hearted! Unless one is accustomed to manoeuvring a vehicle on chaotic streets and dealing with erratic drivers, getting behind the wheel is not recommended for expats. Very often it is seen that general public pay little attention to driving rules. It also tends to get quite loud. …

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India – Giving Birth and Registration of Birth / Nationality

GIVING BIRTH Mr. Murphy of the Law specially loves India but with a Million gods taking care and the Buddha smiling on this land most problems get sorted though usually at the last minute. Expatriates making India their home, albeit for a short period quickly tend to realize this during their assignment period. Though their …

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India – e‐Governance Update

The good news: it took about eight years for India to hit 1 billion in e-governance transactions and just 55 days to go to 2 billion. The bad news: complete online delivery of services, by the government’s own estimates, is still about a decade away. The ticker on the website that counts transactions done electronically …

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India – Working Women in India

The status of women in India has seen great changes – from equal status with men in ancient times, through the low points of the medieval period, to the promotion of equal rights by many reformers. In spite of the provisions made by the Constitution of India guaranteeing equal pay for equal work, there are …

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