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Bangalore Masala Laura Leonardis and Nina Zellweger

They're young, smart and inquisitive. Laura Leonardis and Nina Zellweger are off to Bangalore, India for an adventure.

(swissinfo.ch)

Swiss students, Laura and Nina are working for half a year as interns for swissnex Indiaexternal link. While employed at the Swiss hub in Bangalore, they're learning that life in an Indian metropolis ticks a little bit differently than it does in Zurich or Geneva.

Laura is studying business and economics at the HEC faculty of the University of Lausanne. Nina is a student at the EHL, a hotel management school, also in Lausanne.

The Bangalore office is part of the Swiss government’s worldwide network of swissnex bureaus. swissnex India connects Switzerland and India in the fields of science, education, art and innovation. It’s an initiative of the Swiss State Secretariat for Education and Research and Innovation (SERI) in association with the Swiss foreign ministry.

Swiss Story Episode 2: Cricket lessons

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Swiss story Episode 3: Biryani and Temples

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Swiss Story Episode 4: Do we speak the same language?

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Swiss Story Episode 5: Journey to Sri Lanka

This week Laura is off on her own exploring Sri Lanka.  Laura and Nina are spending half a year working as interns for swissnex India. (Laura ...

Swiss Story Episode 6: To Bali and beyond

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Swiss Story Episode 7: In the Silicon Valley of India

Follow Nina and Laura through their daily life in Bangalore, as they organise events for Swiss alumni, order food and book rickshaws.

Swiss Story Episode 8: Goodbye India

Nina and Laura's India adventure draws to an end. Here are some of the highlights of their time in Bangalore.



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