Do Indians see personal time as luxury? Know what a study says

Do Indians see personal time as luxury? Know what a study says

A study concluded by Taiwanese tech major ASUS, found that in India, 40 percent of respondents see luxury as the ability to do things in their own way.

Dec 22, 2015, 13:45 PM IST
Would you pay ₹1,10,000 to sleep on a bed?

Would you pay ₹1,10,000 to sleep on a bed?

Smita Balram Kumar finds out how far Indians can go to buy a good night's sleep

Mar 02, 2015, 08:34 AM IST
Care for some bizarre luxury?

Care for some bizarre luxury?

Mithila Mehta walks into this world and explores some outlandish luxury offerings

Jan 27, 2015, 09:06 AM IST

Now a piece of Goa in a Konkan Railway train

A holiday ride to Goa from Mumbai by train will now come with a touch of Goan luxury.

Dec 29, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

Indian luxury market on lower growth trajectory: Deloitte

After growing at the fastest pace in Asia Pacific region, the Indian luxury goods market appears to be on a lower growth trajectory, says a Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL) report.

Sep 19, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Bikini diets dominate people in Britain: Survey

Summer holidays prove to be a powerful motivation for several women to lose weight or get in shape, according to research by health and fitness brand Fitbit.

Jul 26, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

Hotel Leelaventure founder C P Nair passes away

Nair, who started started his career with the Indian Army, ventured into textiles industry and later started the luxury hospitality chain under the Leela Palaces, Hotels and Resorts brand.

May 17, 2014, 15:14 PM IST

Bangalore firm to launch experiential travel for Goa tourists

Bangalore-based Champions Group is aiming to bring in `experiential luxury travel` in Goa, a concept that is picking up worldwide in tourism, a company official said today.

May 04, 2014, 16:02 PM IST

Swinging Spanish resort Mallorca may soon impose `bikini ban`

Spanish resort island of Mallorca has proposed a new law which will ban the wearing of swimwear outside of bathing areas in its capital, Palma.

May 02, 2014, 19:47 PM IST

Exotic dining delights at Suryagarh

Delicious breakfast with peacocks, dinnerat an oasis, cocktail in sand dunes..what more luxury can you ask for? Says Antoine Lewis.

Apr 30, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Oris watches spell timeless luxury

Swiss quality, a proud heritage and purely mechanical in nature, is what works for Oris, Sanjay Sharma, General Manager, Oris Watches India tells Rama Sreekant

Nov 28, 2013, 17:28 PM IST

Guess and Gc watches redefine style

Jon Marcheschi, International Brand President of Sequel AG tells Rama Sreekant what makes Guess and Gc timepieces tick.

Nov 28, 2013, 17:07 PM IST

Hotels in India named best in Asia

A hotel near New Delhi designed after a mirrored jewelry box has been named the leading luxury hotel in Asia at an event known as the Oscars of the travel industry.

Oct 05, 2013, 14:33 PM IST

Luxury at its height

Designer furnishings, personal chefs, on-board lounges and even in-air showers make flying first class on these carriers the ultimate luxury, says Avril-Ann Braganza.

Oct 05, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

No luxury banquets or liquor for China military

Chinese military has been asked to strike off luxury banquets and liquor from its list of do`s while hosting receptions for high-ranking officers.

Dec 22, 2012, 12:22 PM IST

`Sex with young girls has become luxury of rich`

The Kerala High Court said
that sex with young girls had become the "luxury" of the rich and rejected the bail pleas of eight accused in a case
relating to the rape of a minor girl allegedly by 100-odd men over a period of time.

Aug 01, 2011, 19:37 PM IST

Oprah Winfrey offered $14K luxury Aussie tour

Tropical North Queensland are reported to have offered Winfrey to use a luxury yacht worth 10,000 dollars a day and accommodation worth 4,000 dollars a night for free.

Oct 18, 2010, 17:41 PM IST

BJD leaders urged to stay away from luxury

Ruling BJD on Saturday asked its
leaders to maintain distance from "luxury" and "accumulation
of property" in order to fulfill the dreams of former Orissa
Chief Minister and legendary leader Biju Patnaik.

Apr 17, 2010, 22:39 PM IST

Most feel guilty after luxury indulgence: Survey

Splurging on festive goodies and other luxury indulgences make most feel guilty says a global survey but not so in India where purchases are well-thought out bargain.

Dec 21, 2009, 18:34 PM IST

Mercedes-Benz launches 1st luxury hybrid model in Japan

Mercedes-Benz Japan Co., an arm of Daimler AG of Germany, released the S-Class hybrid sedan Thursday, becoming the first foreign automaker to roll out an
electric-gasoline model in the Japanese market.

Sep 03, 2009, 13:17 PM IST