INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

“Terry Fox was a young Canadian boy who believed in using his own story to create a legacy of hope for others like him. At a very young age, Terry was diagnosed with Osteogenic Sarcoma (bo ne cancer) in his right leg. Within minutes, all that he knew changed around him and he had two choices: To surrender to this diagnosis or to make the world aware of it. The [...]

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Colors programming head Manisha Sharma said, “We are back with the ONLY Live singing show in the entertainment business. It’s exciting to have unearthed varying profiles of talent from across India. We have a postwoman who came to deliver to us the entry forms of other contestants as a participant! It’s overwhelming to see potential talent coming from the remotest parts of the country … all joining hands to lift [...]

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Body Power India Expo, the biggest gathering of bodybuilders and fitness enthusiasts opened its gates on a Friday for all. The expo saw participation from some of the most esteemed health & fitness brands, along with globally renowned athletes. Day 1 of the Expo started with an inauguration ceremony by Mr. Nick Orton, CEO, BodyPower and renowned athletes Kai Greene, Sangram Chougule, Shweta Rathore, Bollywood actor Sahil Khan, Flex Wheeler, [...]

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After receiving an overwhelming response in 2016 and 2017 from the people of Maharashtra, Paani Foundation today announced the launch of the Satyamev Jayate Water Cup, 2018. Hon. Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis, Aamir Khan & Kiran Rao, Founder, Paani Foundation, & Mr. Satyajit Bhatkal, CEO, PaaniFoundation, were present on this occasion. Paani Foundation is an initiative set up by Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao.  It has been working since the [...]

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Videocon d2h Ltd., India’s leading DTH service provider has announced the launch of an astrology based active service on its platform – Jyotish Duniya, in partnership with Dominiche Productions. Jyotish Duniya will help viewers learn varied forms of Astrology – Vedic Astrology, Western Astrology, Chinese Astrology, Vaastu Shastra, Fengshui, Palmistry, Gemology, Rudraksh, Kundali, Laal Kitaab, Numerology, Chakra & Aura, Healing, Business Card Analysis, Signature Analysis, Graphology, Face Reading, etc. from [...]

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Pergo is recognized around the world as a leading innovator of high quality laminated flooring brand.  The Pergo Living Expression Collection will make your floor come alive. Pergo has always aimed at being simply the best when it comes to flooring. Pergo Living Expression highlights the natural character of wood, even down into the bevels. The matt finish brings out the best of wood. Living Expression collections are equipped with Pergo’s [...]

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Forever 21, the most loved international fast fashion brand from Los Angeles, California, and part of Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail Ltd launched its first store in Kolkata today. The sprawling new store is spread across 6,500 sq ft. of retail space and is located in the heart of the city at South City mall. New-age folk-fusion and noted Bollywood singer Papon, created a stir with Forever 21 customers with his live performance. Papon along with Rahul Jhamb, [...]

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After being a part of cult films like Jodha Akhbar, Devdas, Mohenjo Daro, Manikarnika – master couturier Neeta Lulla has been roped in to design an indigenous outfit for Wiz Khalifa, Jason Derulo and Martin Garrix who will be performing at multi-genre music festival TIMEOUT 72 scheduled to be held between the 27th to the 30th of December this year in Vagator, Goa. This won’t be the first time India’s only 4 [...]

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It’s that time of the year when you are juggling between weddings, bridal showers, bachelorettes, Christmas party, New Year’s party and just so many parties; we are officially in our favourite and busy month DECEMBER. PrettySecrets, India’s fastest growing lingerie brand, promises that you sail through this month looking and feeling fashionable, confident and radiant as much in the inside as on the outside. As they say, to complete any [...]

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The Aditya Group of Institutions has always had the vision of encouraging the youth to dream big. As managers, as architects as designers – no matter which field Indian youth specialize in, the Aditya Group will help fulfill these dreams. AGI, along with CREDAI MCHI, has started the Borivali Design Fair (BDF) with a vision – a platform for Architects, Designers, Developers, Academicians, Artists and Common people to exhibit their [...]

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Discovery Communications India (DCIN)announced todaythat it is planning to disrupt the digital space with the launch of bespoke direct-to-consumer, social and mobile-firstchannels in early 2018. The new mobile-first channels will focus on four core-interest areas – ‘Military’, ‘Girlist’, ‘Automotive’ and ‘Food’. The first two channels to launch will be VEER by Discoveryand RISE by TLC in Q1 2018. These will be followed by specialist automotive and food focused mobile-first channels [...]

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Tablez India, part of LuLu Group International, announced the opening of Springfield and Women’secret store in Mumbai today. Both brands are owned by Grupo Cortefiel, a leading Spanish fashion retail group with a presence in over 89 countries.Tablez India – with diverse interests in fashion, speciality retail, and F&B – holds the master franchise rights for Springfield and Women’secret in India and Sri Lanka. The first Springfield and Women’secret store [...]

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In time for holiday gifting, GoPro today is making it easier than ever to capture and share your experiences with the newly priced INR 27,000 HERO5 Black and INR 18,000 HERO5 Session. Both cameras deliver industry-leading photo and video capabilities and can transform your memories into awesome videos automatically with QuikStories. HERO5 Black and HERO5 Session set a new bar for photo and video capture when they were released in [...]

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Zoom, India’s leading entertainment channel, brings an entertaining twist to the good old board game of Tambola for the first on Indian Television, with the launch of Bollywood Tambola. An exciting and a high involvement initiative, Bollywood Tambola is tempered with a twist. To participate in this month-long activity till January 09, 2018, viewers have to watch Bollywood’s favorite & latest songs played during the morning break-less band from 8.30 [...]

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A spectacular “scrap art” sculpture is the centerpiece of General Motors’ participation in the 2017 CARTIST Automobile Art Festival in Bangalore. The CARTIST Automobile Art Festival is an annual art festival, combining Indian art and culture with the nation’s love for vintage cars. A nationwide CARTIST Yatra is running from December toFebruary 2018. Covering 9,100 km through 10 cities, it offers 1000 artists the opportunity to showcase their automobile-inspired art. [...]

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In an attempt to encourage persons with disability, Oberoi Mall celebrated disability day on 5th December. In association with IMFPA- Association of Mouth and Foot Painting Artists, Foot artists Bandenawaz Nadaf  and Nadeem Riyasat Ali Shaikh painted live at Mall atrium. Through this activity, Oberoi mall aims at bringing to broad daylight the talent of people with disability which has gone unnoticed over the years. The mall patrons were delighted to witness live [...]

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Spotify , world’s largest digital music service, released its Year in Music lists for 2017 where Ed Sheeran leads the way for most globally streamed artist on the platform. Sheeran’s Divide  is also the most streamed album on Spotify for the year with 3.1 billion streams, while his single “Shape of You” is the most streamed song in Spotify history with 1.4 billion plays. Sheeran accumulated a massive 6.3 billion streams overall [...]

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After receiving an overwhelming response in Powai, HITCHKI opened its door in BKC on3rd December. The launch of HITCHKI BKC witnessed the presence of various well known faces from the B-Town like Suchitra Pillai, ManasiScott, Manish Raisinghani, Rajiv Paul, Rakesh Paul, Vidya Malvade, Ramesh Sippy, Kiran Joneja, Amit Gaur, Reshma Bombaywala, Madhoo Shah, Nisha Jamvwal, Amy Billimoria, Paulomi Sanghvi, Pooja Banerjee, Lavina Tandon, Mitali Kakkar thus making the bash a glamorous affair. Like its flagship outlet, HITCHKI BKC [...]

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Miss Wow is a beauty pageant that was started in 2014 and has been conducting competitions every year since then with the process of finding and highlighting contemporary and modern talent for the fashion, lifestyle and entertainment industry. This pageant is not only conducted to pose beauty of a women but to crown the one who is a combination of Beauty with Brains. During the selection process, the founder of Ms. Wow [...]

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It’s winter, the season for parties, music festivals and concerts in India. From quirky styling to classics, music fests boast of unique fashion and amazing cool looks. Now the leading youth lifestyle brand “integriti” has launched its new “integriti Dance music” collection, specially designed for the music festivals. A dedicated collection, mastering that perfect rocker vibe, integriti’s new music fest collection exuberates the energetic youthful spirit. Dedicated to their upcoming [...]

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