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- The gig economy, aided by cheap mobile data and abundant labour, has flourished in India, opening up new markets across the vast nation. - New apps are tapping the skills of housewives to prepare meals for hungry urbanites from the comfort of their homes. - The so-called cloud kitchens are rising in popularity as there is a boom in food delivery apps. Advertisement. ​ By AFP. Mumbai, Rashmi Sahijwala never expected to start working at the age of 59, let alone join India's gig economy -- now she is part of an army of housewives turning their homes into "cloud kitchens" to feed time-starved millennials. Asia's third-largest economy is battling a slowdown so sharp it is creating a drag on gl... Full story

24 January