INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Sunday, June 25, 2017

Keeping in tune with its agenda on creating awareness among the youth in the country, Love Matters India launched the first 360/VR film on the issue of Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) in Delhi and Mumbai on the 17th June 2017. The film ‘KyaYahi Pyar Hai’ uses virtual reality to narrate a powerful story and connect with young people. The panelists on board for the discussion were: Vidhi  Chandra- Sayfty Arjun [...]

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On the occasion of International Yoga Day, Ruchi Soya Industries Ltd. will launch a pioneering initiative, the Ruchi ‘Saral Yoga’ Abhiyaan to integrate yoga in the corporate routine through daily yoga sessions for all employees. Ruchi ‘Saral Yoga’ Abhiyaan will be rolled out in over 15 locations covering around 4000 employees across the country.  Under this initiative, employees will be trained and encouraged to practice ‘saral’ or simple yoga techniques, [...]

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Casio India has been working tirelessly in order to bring to you great products which can help expand the music learning market by introducing innovative new features in their line of learning keyboards. Casio’s newest electronic musical instruments offer a comprehensive feature set geared to enrich the learning experience and explore new musical genres.The new Portable CTK-3500, CTK-2500, CTK-1500keyboards are outfitted with Casio’s Voice Fingering Guide, Step-up Lesson System, and Lesson Lite [...]

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Entrepreneur owner Rajas Handa along with Muizz & Sunny hosted a private and sophisticated Iftar dinner at the newly launched Phagun, pan-Indian Kitchen & Bar. This eminent address purely reflects modernity and luxury . The cuisine hails from various regions of India, authentic to its form yet theatrically plated.  Top picks from all over the country were served at the dinner. Most of the menu offers satisfying, succulent, scrumptious dishes, the [...]

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Following its corporate launch in Delhi on World Hunger Day, the Akshaya Patra Foundation, in illuminated presence of Shri Shankar Mahadevan (composer and playback singer), Shri Vivek Oberoi (Indian actor) and Shri Sanjeev Kapoor (Celebrity Chef and Entrepreneur) launched Feed the Future Now in Mumbai on Wednesday at PVR, Juhu Dynamix Mall. Feed the Future Now is a national movement to raise awareness about importance of nourishment amongst children and [...]

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In a World Environment Day development, a leading NGO fighting toprotect City’s ecology has planned to file a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) with the National Green tribunal (NGT) calling for permanent halt to the reckless blasting and quarrying of Parsik Hills in Navi Mumbai. “The decades long quarrying has caused irreparable damage to the environment and the once picturesque hills,” said Mr. Nanda Kumar Pawar, director of the NGO Shree [...]

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ARMMAN has been awarded $115,000 (approximately Rs. 74 lakhs) to scale-up their customised free mobile voice call service, mMitra. The service provides tailored preventive healthcare information to pregnant women and mothers of children under five years of age. mMitra has enrolled over one million women across seven states in India since their pilot programme was launched in 2013 in Mumbai. With the award money, ARMMAN will expand the mMitra programme [...]

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Celebrated author, Amish released his highly-awaited book – ‘Sita – Warrior of Mithila’ (Book 2 of the Ram Chandra Series) at Oberoi Mall, Goregaon, today in association with Crossword Bookstores and Oberoi Mall.Scion of Ikshvaku, Book 1 of the Ram Chandra Series was released two years ago and was the highest selling book of 2015. The mall’s atrium came to life with unprecedented crowds for a book event and an [...]

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BBC Earth revealed today the first look trailer ofits Being Human season which over the next 18 months will explore the human race – examining what it means to be human, how we might improve the way we live, and what the future could hold for civilisation. Created by Hanson Robotics, BBC Earth has partnered with one of the world’s most sophisticated humanoid robots, Sophia, to act as the spokesperson [...]

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Open defecation: an issue that has been spoken about at great length in the recent past but has there really been any change in the habit? While the jury is still out there in the open, there are a few brands that have taken the onus of pursuing the cause and educating the masses on the need to stop defecating in the open. This initiative has especially gained steam after [...]

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The world’s first brand management comic book, ‘Building the Perfect Beast – What Really Happens in Brand Management’, released today. Created and produced by Neil George, the 150+-page book with more than 400 anime based illustrations captures the triumphs and the challenges of interns in the marketing and communications industry.  The book is designed for readers, both young professionals as well as seasoned veterans, to celebrate the exciting life in [...]

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Make your mom feel on top of the world this Mother’s Day at Glocal Junction. Show your love, respect and appreciation by taking her out for an extravagant brunch and treat her with chef’s special dishes curated for the occasion.  It’s time to celebrate her unconditional love on this special day. Glocal Junction gives you the perfect opportunity to participate in the gala cake cutting ceremony for all the mothers [...]

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We are celebrating the Mother’s Day in a uniqueRevival way. As a gesture, our habitués of tomorrow are returning something to their mothers, with our team’s help. We want that mothers coming to Revival should recline on their seats so that her young one(s) can toss up a salad for her starting the 14th May, 2017 till the 21st May, 2017 celebrating the Mother’s Day. The Revival team at the [...]

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The Coffee Table Book, ‘Bodhgaya: The Land of Enlightenment’ was launched in the Mahabodhi Temple premises at Bodhgaya by the Governor of Bihar, Sh Ram Nath Kovind this morning during celebrations of 2561 Buddha Jayanti. Speaking on the occasion, His Excellency Sh Kovind reiterated the divine coincidence how the “Buddha Jayanti marks the Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. The Buddha offered an ethical code of conduct to all of us. [...]

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It was “Bharatnatyam Arangetram” of Kum.Hitaishi Patil ,daughter of Mr. Bhushan & Dr. Darshani Patil who gave a scintillating performance on 5th May, 2017 at Prabodhan Thakre Auditorium to a full house of enthusiastic classical dance lovers. Chief Guest being Dr. Uma Rele, Principal of Nalanda University, Shri. Sanjay Nirupam Ex-MP, President Mumbai Congress, Shri. Aslam Shaikh MLA & other well known celebrities & dignitaries came in and were mesmerised [...]

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Boman Irani , Cine and theatre actor, the voice creative person and artist. who is a wide  wide proverbial for his comedic and villain roles in Bollywood films like Don, Munna Bhai MBBS, 3 Idiots, Happy New year, PK and Dilwale at 55 is emotional ,loyal cuddly started his life as a waiter, went on to becoming a photographer, did theatre and finally made his debut in Bollywood at the [...]

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Celebrate this popular Mexican festival Cinco de Mayo atFoodhall! It’s time to get all the dips your heart desires with live salsa, guacamoles and other Mexican dips at the store for a week long. From 30th April to 7th May come visit Foodhall and enjoy the live demo counter of a dip bar of fresh guacamole and raw mango salsa. In addition, dip into Jalapeño Pineapple Salsa (To re-introduce our [...]

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Ultra Group launched a 24 set DVD collection of “Mahabharat”- A Mythological Magnum Opus based on Sanskrit epic Mahabharata. Mahabharat was produced, marketed & telecasted on a scale and grandeur never before seen on Indian Television. It was telecasted on 16th September 2013 from Monday to Friday at 8.30 pm in Star Plus channel. The show ran until 16th August 2014. It was an instant success from its very first episode [...]

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The Woolmark Company is reinforcing its commitment to supporting emerging design talent by enhancing the prize money for the prestigious International Woolmark Prize. The restructure of the award also shines a spotlight on the textile mills assisting in developing innovative wool fabric and yarn, with the introduction of an Innovation Award. Each of the 65 global nominees will receive AU$2000 to assist in the development of their submission piece, ahead [...]

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Former India captain Srikkanth, a veteran in the sport, revealed that while cricketers such as Sandeep Patil and himself may not go down in history as legends, they will be remembered for the entertainers that they were, on and off field. Srikkanth, who is the mentor for Sunrisers Hyderabad this IPL season, joined Sandeep on his show ‘Taste Match’ which airs on Living Foodz and &TV. The duo had a [...]

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