Monthly Archives: May 2016


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For many ailing patients in Mumbai, Vijay Thakur is like a God sent Messenger to them. Thakur, a taxi driver for almost three decades now, has been carrying patients to hospitals free of cost. Getting a taxi is always very difficult in a city like Mumbai. It turns even worse when taxi drivers refuse to carry any critical patient in their vehicle. 74-year-old Vijay Thakur does not belong to the […]

This Engineer turned Taxi Driver Saves Lives with his Free Taxi Service – Vijay Thakur’s Story


Knots and Vows, Knots & Vows, Photography, Wedding Photography, Mumbai, India 1
Knots and Vows, a creative start-up based out of Mumbai came into being in the year 2012. It is the brainchild of 2 amazing persons who at earlier times spent a good amount of time working for various MNCs. Their love for photography and the urge to become an entrepreneur led to the creation of their dream venture Knots and Vows. The most important characteristic that every successful entrepreneur have […]

How Photography became Bread and Butter for these two one-time corporate professionals – The story of Jake Mathew and Alistair Bangera of Knots and Vows


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Ever heard of roads made of plastic? No? You might be thinking what rubbish am I talking about! But wait, before drawing any further conclusion in your mind go through this post. Plastic roads actually exist and those who know Professor Rajagopalan Vasudevan will understand what I am trying to convey. Vasudevan is a Chemistry professor at Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai. His research works are mainly based on waste management […]

The man behind India’s “Plastic Roads”; Meet Prof. Rajagopalan Vasudevan



Places Around Pune, Travel, Adventure, Traveller, Pune, Cycling, Biking, Trekking 3
‘Places Around Pune’, a community of like-minded travel lovers was started in September 2013 by Jaykumar Anadkat. Jay, who is in his twenties and presently based in Pune, is fond of exploring the unexplored places of India. He is immensely passionate about cycling, running, trekking and adventure sports. To bring all travel enthusiasts people like him under one roof, he created ‘Places Around Pune’. Through this community platform, members share […]

‘Places Around Pune’, a community which has the answers to deal stress


Indian Wedding Photographer Aditi Dinakar, Mysuru, Massachusetts, Chlemsford, Candid Wedding Photography 1
When a person takes up a job of his/her liking, then, nothing can stop him/her from getting the work done. So, enjoying the work is more important than anything else. Passion is something which can lead someone to achieve greatness. Being passionate for something acts as a catalyst; it gives confidence to get rid off all the obstacles that come in the way. Chelmsford, Massachusetts-based Indian photographer Aditi Dinakar acted wisely […]

An engineer who can also Click well ! Aditi Dinakar’s journey with photography


Out of the Box, Bekery, Anuya Apte, Bakery in Mumbai, Cake, Mumbai, Hand made Cake 1
Out of the Box is a bakery of hand made crafted cakes based out of Mumbai. It was founded in the year 2014 by Anuya Apte. She also conducts baking workshops regularly in Mumbai. Today, in this session, Anuya tells us about her entrepreneurial journey with her baking venture Out of the Box. Hi Anuya, welcome to conflatingVisions. Please tell us what inspires you to bake cakes? A cake is always […]

In Conversation with Anuya Apte, Founder of Out of the Box



Joyeeta Addya, Dance, Chhandaneerh, Dance Institute, Medinipur, Dance School, Bharatnatyam 1
Joyeeta Addya is a young and dynamic Bharatnatyam dancer with a special focus on the traditional style of “Kalashkshetra”. She started her career in dance at a very young age before turning 7! She completed her Masters in Dance from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata in 2012. During her stay in the university, Joyeeta attained the accession of renowned dancers and choreographers like Guru Khagendranath Barman, Guru Avoy Pal and Dr. Mohua Mukhopadhyay. Having an avid quest for […]

When Dance leads to Fly High – Joyeeta Addya’s journey with Chhandaneerh


ecommerce, ecommerce platform, shoppinciti, Nitesh Sigger, Nagaland, Jaipur, NIT Nagaland, Online marketplace 1
Shoppingciti.in is an ecommerce marketplace founded and run by Nitesh Sigger, a final year B.Tech student of NIT, Nagaland. Shoppingciti’s ecommerce portal hosts all kind of offers on different categories of products. An user can easily make their preferred purchase through their platform. Nitesh believes delivering products of utmost quality at reasonable prices is their USP. He has already taken his first stride towards entrepreneurship, and it has started early […]

Nitesh Sigger’s entrepreneurial journey with ecommerce platform Shoppingciti; and, he is still an undergraduate student!


Sujeevan Kumar Agir, Priya Gupta, Photography, Rourkela, NIT Rourkela, Third Eye 1
Today, in this session, we are featuring two young talents from the field of photography. Both of them hail from middle-class families from Mahabubnagar, Telangana. Presently, they are pursuing higher studies from NIT Rourkela. Meet the talents – Sujeevan Kumar Agir and Priya Gupta. Hi Sujeevan and Priya, welcome to conflatingVisions. To start with, please say a few lines about you. Sujeevan: Hi..! We both hail from middle-class families from Mahabubnagar, […]

Meet Sujeevan Kumar Agir and Priya Gupta, two young talents of the photography world



Oven Affairs, The Oven Affairs by Elma D'Souza, Dubai, Baking, Cakes 1
Elma D’Souza, a dentist by profession fell in love with baking in the year 2013 after she came across the beautiful creations from Cake Canvas. She was practicing at a private clinic in Mangalore during that time. Elma relocated to Dubai a year later and started her home baking venture “The Oven Affairs by Elma D’Souza”. She dreams of getting nominated for the prestigious Cake Oscar Awards hosted by the Cake […]

A Dentist’s journey with Baking Cakes – The Oven Affairs by Elma D’Souza


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How do you feel if somebody surprises you with a special gift? Let’s jumble up a few of these words and put them in another way. How do you feel when you surprise someone with a beautiful gift? Well, in both the sentences one thing is common, and that is the precious smile! This era of smartphones and tablets is both a boon and bane for all of us. It’s a […]

To Surprise Someone and Spread Smiles is this Startup’s mission


Namotel Acche Din 1
It was only a few months back when we all were discussing about a Rs. 251 smartphone. Noida based Ringing Bells was the promoter of the smartphone which took entire world by surprise because of the price tag. The fate of the smartphone is still unknown to us. The company, however, is optimistic on delivering its promise soon. Last month, a Jaipur based company Docoss was in the news for similar reasons. […]

Namotel announces their “Acche Din” smartphone at Rs. 99; here is all you need to know



Artesano - Cake art by Suchita, Suchita Kunder, Thane, Mumbai, Cake, Baking, Home Baker, Baker 1
For Thane-based Suchita Kunder baking happened by chance. Once after seeing an advertisement of baking classes in a newspaper she decided to enrol herself in the workshop. While learning the basics of cake baking, she discovered her creative side. Her love affair for baking cakes started soon after. Presently, Suchita is successfully running Artesano – Cake Art by Suchita, a designing studio in Thane. We have featured many stories on […]

Baking awesomeness with Artesano – Suchita Kunder’s story


FreakoutZ Party Partying Hyderabad 1
An Entrepreneur is a person who brings up solutions to complex real life problems. And, the success of an entrepreneurial venture depends on how many people gets benefitted from the solution. The more the number, the bigger the success gets. So, the approach to a problem after its identification is much important. Today, we are featuring another solution in the form of FreakoutZ. It offers a location-based platform which helps […]

This location-based platform FreakoutZ helps in finding trending events in real time