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Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation brings Gondia to life with “Pournima Festival”

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by Shrutee K/DNS
Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation conducted the “Pournima Mohatsav” festival on Monday – 11th November 2019 at 'Bodhalaksa Dam' region - a tourist destination near the town of Tiroda in Gondia district. The occasion was graced by renowned conservationist and Marathi writer Maruti Chitampalli who spoke about his literature, poems and love for wildlife. Mr. Dilip Gawde – Director of Tourism, Mr. Abhimanyu Kale – Managing Director, MTDC and Mr. Dinesh Kamble – Chief Accounts Officer, MTDC represented Maharashtra Tourism at the event.
The event was attended by an audience of 300 guests and the town had come alive as Maruti Chitampalli spoke about his latest book “Kesharacha Paus” and his other literary masterpieces. Hehas been one of the pioneers in Marathi literature and is also known for entertaining wildlife tourists and enthusiasts. Chitampalli has presided over the Literary Conference of Solapur, and has also been honored by many awards like "Vin…

Amatra Hotels Eyes Zero Waste, Sustainable Hospitality

by Shrutee K/DNS
New Delhi– India: Amatra Hotels and Resorts, the luxury hospitality brand has initiated a plan to become a zero-waste and sustainable hospitality company in the coming years.
The Malaysia-based luxury hotel chain operator is also looking to implement Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi’s vision to eradicate single-use plastic by 2022 in all their properties. It is looking at a reduction of 150 Kg/Year of single-use plastic in Financial Year 2020-21 and with seven properties expected to be added in its portfolio, the total reduction will be about 750 kg of single-use plastic.
Amatra’s vision is to move towards “Zero Waste Concept” which will ensure zero discharge of hotel waste that is hazardous to land, water or air when burnt or buried. Amatra is introducing biodegradable packaging for its in-room amenities in-line with GOI’s initiative against single-use plastic. To ensure there is no food wastage among its properties, the hospitality firm would convert a large amo…

Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation ties up with Zomato in Nagpur

by Shrutee K/DNS
Zomato – India’s most popular food delivery app to join hands for the first time with the tourism board in the bid to promote local cuisines
Nagpur: Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation (MTDC) has recently tied up with food aggregator Zomato to attract more customers through food promotion and increase its tourist footfall in the region. “MTDC Orange” located at Paryatak Niwas in Civil Lines happens to be the first MTDC owned restaurant to receive its first order via Zomato.
Mr. Abhimanyu Kale – Managing Director, MTDC said, “We have taken into account the demand for local cuisines and we have customized the meals that the visitors and tourists will enjoy at our restaurants. The new food menus will give them an authentic experience of the local culture and heritage. And this will differ from region to region as every area will have a unique offering. We have also started new tour packages to suit the growing needs of new age travelers. We have formed a strategic …

Nanavati Hospital Joins the Global Mission to Fight Diabetes

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On the occasion of World Diabetes Day, Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital in association with International Lions Club and Mumbai City Football Club organises a Walkathon to create awareness about Diabetes
by Shrutee K/DNS Mumbai, November 14: Raising healthy children with a healthy Body Mass Index (BMI) is the key to reduce burden of diabetes in future India, said experts from Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital (NSSH) on the occasion of November 14—observed as World Diabetes Day across the globe. NSSH in association with International Lions Club and Mumbai City Football Club organised a Walkathon with a message to beat diabetes on Thursday. The Walkathon is recognised by International Diabetes Federation (IDF) as part of the global initiative to create awareness about the impact of diabetes. The prevalence of childhood obesity is between 5% to 8% in India as per recent studies. Indian Council of Medical Research study had estimated prevalence of Diabetes at 10.9% and prediabetes at 15% …

NDMPL & Central Presents #WeddingTales!

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by Shrutee K/DNS It’s that time of the year again! The wedding Season and NDMPL never cease to surprise us with something new and interesting.Wedding season is here and Central wanted to capitalize on this by showcasing their collection in a fun and interesting way.Central launched its wedding collection through a very interesting and newly launched format called ‘Thumbstoppers’, conceptualized and brought to life by NDMPL.Fun and flirtations, the major expectations of every young heart from a wedding season come alive in these ‘Thumbstoppers’. These videos convey wedding stories in 10 seconds showcasing its wide range of Wedding and Gift collection.
#WeddingTales is a Digital campaign which conveys to the consumers that Central is a one-stop shopping destination for the Wedding Squad. Natasha Saraogi (Director, NDMPL): “It’s always very exciting and challenging to work on concepts like these, where you have only 10 seconds to give out a compelling message to the audience. We wanted to…

“CLUB ARK” the state-of-the-art Flagship Project Arkade Real Estate Developers

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ARKADE launches the clubhouse and final phase of ARKADE Earth
by Shrutee K/DNS
Mumbai, November 14, 2019: ARKADE, one of city’s leading real estate developers has launched ClubArk- the clubhouse of at its Flagship ongoing residential project in Kanjurmarg East, ARKADE Earth. The clubhouse was inaugurated on November 7, 2019, and boasts of world-class equipment and facilities.
Spread across Little Less than 4 Acres, ARKADE Earth has encompassed amenities such as swimming pool, Amphitheatre, Green Lawns, Children’s Play area and ample amount of open and green space, Basketball court, Tennis court etc. The clubhouse is equipped with a wide range of state-of-the-art recreational amenities, like AC gymnasium, Squash court, multipurpose hall, skating rink, an indoor games room and other areas for Recreation and Parties. Each facility in the clubhouse is built in adherence to international standards, with advanced lighting and other fixtures, designed to enhance the experience of all of its res…

Bring out your inner child this November with Star Movies Pop-up Theatre – “For the kids”

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by Shrutee K/DNS
Mumbai: The month of November is known for children’s day. Star Movies is set to broadcast an exciting line-up with their “Pop-Up Theatre: For the Kids”. A line-up of interesting movies will air on the 13th and the 14th of November 2019 from 4 pm onwards. Besides this, Star Movies brings to you for the very first time on Indian Television Deadpool (2015), one of the wittiest and zest superhero performances of Ryan Reynolds.
This Children’s Day Star Movies Pop-Up Theatre will light up you and your little one’s face with your favorite movies - The Boss Baby, COCO, Ferdinand, Incredibles 2, Baby’s Day Out and The Toy Story 3.
The deadliest anti-hero of the Marvel Universe, Deadpool comes to your television screens for the First Time after 3 long years on 17th of November 2019 at 1 PM and 9 PM only on Star Movies. The movie was loved by the audiences but never got a chance to come on TV in India. Star Movies, being the home of Superheroes did not give up as they finally brin…