Sarah Rose in her book 'For All the Tea in China', talks about tea forged historical relations between China, India, and the West. In 1848, the British East India Company sends botanist Robert Fortune to China with a purpose to steal the secret of tea production from China. The Company intends to harvests its own tea in colonial India thereby eliminating China's tea trade.
Thomas Barfield, an anthropologist at Boston University, points out, till 1840 Afghanistan was called the 'highway of conquest'. Unfortunately, popular views of the place today are influenced by the past three decades of seemingly unceasing warfare rather than substantive knowledge of the country's history.
Nucleus Software Exports Ltd said it won an order from a private sector lender Dhanlaxmi Bank for the implementation of its FinnOne products across the bank's branches. No financial details were provided.
The company will implement FinnOne products across the 271 branches of the bank to power its retail lending business, Nucleus Software said in a regulatory filing.
FinnOne will enable the bank in managing its loan application process and servicing its retail customers more efficiently, the filing added.
On Tuesday, Nucleus Software Exports shares ended 3.6% up to Rs131 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the Sensex closed 0.4% down to 18,219 points.