INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

AGP World, the renowned production house presents, the highly acclaimed German mentalist, Nicolai Friedrich, at the Orana Conventions, India Culture Centre in Gurugram on Sunday 26th November 2017. The famed German magician and mentalist, brings with him his repertoire of experiments, charisma and flair and promises to burn the stage with his remarkable presence. The man who reads minds and makes magic creates illusion like no one else, he Bends [...]

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ElderAid Wellness Pvt. Ltd. is a unique end-to-end, ‘proxy child’ service set up by Dr. Vandana Nadig Nair and Santosh Abraham in 2015 to serve elders in Bangalore.  The company provides a range of at-home services including caretaker support, emergency assistance, accompanying the elder to the hospital, social events, supporting volunteering interests and hobbies, bill payments, property management, Doctor home visits, and so on. ElderAid has secured an undisclosed sum [...]

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World over more and more children fall prey to abuse everyday India being no different.  While it is not possible to keep a track of every crime and criminal, we can still teach our kids to tackle these abusers and be safe.  Hence, ahead of children’s day kids were empowered in a safety workshop organized by Kidpower India in association with The Resort. Today children are not safe be it [...]

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The Sixth Edition of IndiEarth XChange is all set to take place from 24th-26th November at The Park, Chennai. XChange is India’s definitive trade event for independent music, film and media, and provides a professional platform where world industry representatives, venue owners, media labels, musicians and independent filmmakers can connect. The landmark event will also feature three days of vibrant musical performances and film screenings, workshop sessions and panel discussions. [...]

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Consumer marketing and financial services veteran Nimish Dwivedi has released his first book ‘Marketing Chonicles’, a compendium of Global and local marketing insights from the pre-Smartphone and post-Smartphone eras. From a marketing professional, practitioner and observer, this compendium will be useful for all students of marketing and practitioners. Filled with concepts explained through real examples and cases, the book focuses on insights, interesting concepts and informative observations. The book coversa [...]

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British Prime Minister Theresa May greeted the Hindu community on the occasion of Diwali, saying the festival is the celebration of the way of life, showing Hindu culture at its very best. In a message read out at Diwali celebrations organised by leading NRI businessmen Hinduja brothers at their residence here last night, May said, “Diwali gives us all the opportunity to reflect on life, teach respect and honour and to [...]

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A name that is considered as one of greatest Hindi play writer of the century who has written 22 outstanding and most thought provoking, message oriented plays in Hindi is relevant even todays so called the Technological world. Dr. Sankar Shesh – A name that is considered as one of greatest Hindi play writer of the century who has written 22 outstanding and most thought provoking, message oriented plays in [...]

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Celebrate the festival of lights by gifting your loved ones a collection of meticulously crafted Diwali hampers with assorted treats at Mews Café. Available in five different varieties, take your pick and see their faces light up!  If you want to handpick the treats, you can customize your own hamper. Classic Hamper @ Rs. 3500 all inclusive Handmade Rock Chocolate, Dolce Vita Cookies, Traditional Indian Sweet Box, Assorted Dry Fruits, [...]

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India which stands in second place in terms of its population worldwide is all set to emerge as the 3rd largest economies in the world outdoing Germany and Japan in the decade to come and this conversion seems swifter in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP) as per reports on world economies by experts. Expanding economic base and increasing its market globally is vital for any emerging economies and establishing new [...]

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Emirates is set to delight its customers by offering special Diwali delicacies for the celebratory season. The special treats will be available for customers across all classes during the week of Diwali celebrations, from 16th- 22nd October, 2017, on all on flights to and from Dubai and India. Diwali, the festival of lights, is a significant celebration among Indians across the world, and food plays an equally vital role in [...]

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Navrathan’s Gallery 9 will feature the first ever show of Ms. Olympe, a French artist currently residing in India. The collection on display is a series  on women, including some ‘portraits’ that have a resemblance to the artist. Ms. Olympe has been living in India for the last few years, and draws her inspiration from vibrant colors and the beauty of her new country. The Art Exhibition will be inaugurated by Mr. [...]

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Over 100,000 people to walk blindfolded to express solidarity with the visually challenged people across the country through a program called BlindWalk. It will commence in Mumbai at Mumbai University Campus Main Gate in Kalina at 8:00 am on October 12, The World Sight Day. BlindWalk is the brain child of Project Vision, an organisation based in Bangalore who has found a very novel way to celebrate the World Sight Day. BlindWalks will be held [...]

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As part of its anti –hunger initiative, addHOPE, KFC India is celebrating October as the month of addHOPE and pledged to contribute up to INR 5* from the sale of every bucket through the month of October 2017. This contribution will be made from sale of buckets across its 300+ stores in the country and website. addHOPE is KFC’s initiative that aims at creating awareness and raising funds to provide [...]

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Orbis, an international non-profit dedicated to prevention of blindness and the treatment of blinding eye diseases, today launched an illustrated book on the problem of visual impairment due to refractive error in children. The book titled ‘The Singing Tree’ will be available in English and six other local languages and distributed to 75,000 children free of cost to spread awareness on visual impairment and its easy identification and treatment. The [...]

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Marketing a product can be easy, but marketing it right is what makes it a success… It can be a tricky business! To make it simpler, Adit Chouhan, a renowned Marketing expert from Pune has written a book which can act as a Practical Guide to Marketing. The book is a ready reckoner marketing handbook aimed to help management students, fresh marketing professionals and young entrepreneurs gain practical knowledge of [...]

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It’s World Smile Day on 6th October and Britannia’s flagship brand, Good Day is celebrating the day with a new, heart- warming and soulful digital film. A first-ever by the brand, the film is a narrative by an Indian Guard of Honour stationed outside India Gate and it captures a day at work – which requires him to remain solemn and un-smiling despite all the slice- of- life activities happening [...]

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First Day Pooja : The first form of Goddess Durga is called Shailputri . She is considered the daughter of the Himalayas. She is a form of Shakti, the consort of Lord Shiva. Navratri is the sacred and joyous festival of the Hindu community of India. Observed over a period of nine nights, the festival is famous almost throughout the country for its religious and social importance. It is devoted to [...]

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The India CSR Summit 2017, where the sharpest minds from across the country will be present at a forum to discuss and debate issues related to CSR. And like previous years, the ‘India CSR Summit & Exhibition’ is the biggest CSR event in India, that is to be held at the Hyatt Regency Gurugram on September 18 and September 19.  This year, the CSR Summit will be a biggest CSR Event [...]

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“Disability Day or the International Day of people with disability, is a day that has been promoted. The aim of the Disability Day is to encourage a better understanding of people affected by a disability, together with helping to make people more aware of the rights, dignity and welfare of disable people, as well as raise awareness about the benefits of integrating disabled persons into every aspects of life, from [...]

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  Oberoi International School (OIS) organized the ‘Oberoi Film Festival 2017’. This competitive platform saw young filmmakers from schools across Mumbai such as Jamnabai Narsee, Hill Spring, Podar and Oberoi International School showcase their creativity and talent while spreading a meaningful message that “Life is tough, so are we”. The proceeds collected from the film festival will be donated to MaStyle Care, a not-for-profit organization that works for the cause of [...]

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