Have you fallen trap to the TeleMarketing fraud being run by some companies?

Recently, we have received many comments from our users in India who regularly read our posts that for quite some time now, many are falling trap to TeleMarketing fraud and cheating being run by some companies who are having online stores as well as tele sales. What exactly is this fraud / cheating? Here is ...

Why fuel price rise is great for the economy!

Most of the users are grumbling about the increase in fuel prices, but according to us, its really great for the economy. Yes, you heard it right, we mean that. Well you must be wondering as to how such a thing is possible. By economy, we do not mean the economy per-SE but it is ...

Community Insurance – Is this how it would be done in future! 1

We use community features in our daily living. Be it simple helping one another or using resources from local markets. How would it to go a step forward where in we have a global pool of multiple individual community insurance schemes. It would be an integrated pool of resources interconnected, interlinked with all the other ...

Reliance BigFlix moving from Physical DVD to Online View. Will you use it?

If you have been or are a user of Reliance BigFlix Movie Rental Service, by now you might have received an email stating that they are closing down all their physical distribution system and instead making the movie available by on-line streaming. Do you think it will work? Is this a good business decision on ...

Why India needs to keep Personal Income Tax at 0%!

Each year, the Union Budget is presented and individuals expect some drastic measures be taken on the Income Tax front. Each year, there is some marginal benefit doled out to the citizens, but nothing drastic happens. My argument is, why collect Personal Income Tax – a form of Direct Tax Collection by the Government? I ...

Upcoming changes to PayPal User Agreement for India and why its great! 2

Yes, you heard it right! the upcoming changes in PayPal User Agreement for India are very right and in the positive direction. If PayPal wants to operate in India, it needs to follow Indian banking regulations or it should not function. So what are the upcoming changes? Any balance in and all future payments into ...

Mobile Number Portability and why it is good for…. the marketing team! 1

So, finally after many months, Mobile Number Portability (MNP) has finally seen light of the day! Consumers are cheering the move but are the telecom companies cheering? No. But, the marketing team for sure is! Why? The simple reason being that now the “service” personnel will also have benchmarks set for them to stay in ...

Will “3 Idiots” team rebuild “Ranchos” School in Leh?

Yes, this is the question in our mind. Devastating flash floods struck Leh causing mass destruction. The media has flashed news that the school The Druk Pema school which was the attraction in the “Most Successful” and blockbuster Hindi movie “3 Idiots” was washed away in the flash floods. After having earned crores of rupees ...

Will it be Mumbai Indians lifting the IPL T20 for 2010? 2

Last year, we predicted a Royal Challengers / Deccan Chargers to be the finalists for IPL T20 – 2009. This year based on consistent performance, we would pick Mumbai Indians as the clear favorites for the 2010 finalists spot and may even go a step forward that they might even lift the cup. Most of ...

Follow Earth Hour Daily! – But please dont light those candles…. 1

Earth Hour is in the news once again. But even though we at Jaagare feel strong about trying out various methods to save non-renewable energy, we are really surprised by the kind of campaigning for Earth Hour. All suggest saving Mother Earth and its resources by one way or the other. But our kind request ...