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24-hour Stadium Run: Four Indian runners eye place in 2019

by Shrutee K/DNS
IAU 24- Hour World Ultra Marathon Championship this weekend
Mumbai, June 14, 2019: Four of India’s top runners will aim to make history over the weekend here as they attempt to qualify for the 2019 IAU 24-Hour World Ultra Marathon Championship to be held in France in October this year. 
Rajasthan’s Lallu Lal Meena, Odisha’s Pranaya Mohanty and Rajasthan’s Yamini Kothari will attempt this herculean feat during the 24 Hour Stadium Run at the Mumbai University track, starting at 6 pm on Saturday evening and finishing the next day at 6 pm.
Organised by NEB Sports, this gruelling event, which sets the tone for the Athletics Federation of India-approved IDBI Federal Life Insurance Mumbai Half Marathon 2019 in August, has attracted over 1,000 determined participants and 200+ teams who will compete in the Relay Run.
Sikkim’s Shiva Hang Limboo too will aim to make it to the prestigious 24-Hour World Ultra Marathon Championship in the 12-Hour category. Shibani Gharat, Apeksha Shah,…

Piaggio Launches the New Ape’ City+ & Enters into mid-body Segment of 3 Wheelers

New Ape’ City+ is equipped with India’s 1st 230cc engine with 3 valve technology in the AF category & trusted 436 cc Engine in the Diesel category with unmatched mileage
Mumbai, 14th June, 2019:Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd (PVPL), a 100 % subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group (European leader of the 2Wh sector) and India’s leading manufacturer of small commercial vehicles launched the new Ape’ City+ and marked its entry into the mid-body segment of 3 wheelers. The newly launched Ape’ City+ has India’s first 230 cc engine with 3 valve technology in the AF category. This product is an all new ground up platform jointly developed by Piaggio’s product development teams from Italy and India. Ape’ City+ will be available in 4 fuel variants- LPG, CNG, Petrol and Diesel.

The new Ape’ City+ combines international style with enhanced features for better performance. It caters to the urban and suburban needs by providing features that sets it apart from any other offering in the 3Wh mi…

Skechers Unveils the Newest Edition of their Popular GOrun Range in India

Dutee Chand, Siddhant Chaturvedi and Aditi Chauhan unveils Skechers GOrun 7 shoes in India
Skechers Gorun 7 is in-built with Hyper Burst Cushioning technology that is a lightweight foam built to be responsive and durable
A new knit upper fits comfortably and stretches only where you need it
Pods on the sole help cushion your landing and roll smoothly to toe off
14th June 2019: Skechers, the American sports lifestyle brand, has rolled the newest edition of their popular GOrun range in India. After the success of the variants Gorun 4, 5 and & 6, the brand has launched the latest upgrade – Skechers GOrun 7. The announcement was made on 14th June 2019 in the presence of three famous personalities – Athlete Dutee Chand, Indian Women’s Football Team Captain Aditi Chauhan and Actor Siddhant Chaturvedi.
The GOrun 7 is the newest edition in the Gorun family which is built with the “Hyper Burst Cushioning” foam. This Hyper Burst technology process creates foam with a unique cellular structure th…

This Summer Discover Yunnan Cuisine at Keiba

by Shrutee K/DNS

Mumbai: 5th June – 5th July, 2019: Keiba, the authentic oriental food space, invites diners to explore the unique cuisine of the Yunnan region. Yunnan is China's sixth large province and is considered one of China's beautiful regions. With its mild climate and abundant rainfall, Yunnan is home to a large variety of plant and animal species, making the ingredients used in Yunnan cuisine very diverse. 
The area's biodiversity and the many cultures thriving on its land have come together to create a wide variety of different food traditions - a beautiful mix of many different styles of cooking and preparation styles.  Yunnan cuisine, alternatively known as Dian cuisine, is an amalgam of the cuisines of the Han Chinese and other ethnic minority groups in Yunnan Province in south-western China. Many Yunnan dishes are quite spicy, and mushrooms are featured prominently. The cuisine of Yunnan is often compared to the cuisine of Southeast Asia as the province borders…

5th edition of GIAA successfully Concluded in Mumbai

Sixty One Indian Achievers honored by GIAA 2019 
Mumbai 2019 :  GIAA 2019 which was the first ever stint by the Genius Foundation  and World Records of India in Mumbai. The event did not just mark the honoring of talents from various spheres of life rather also, the evening witnessed performances by names like Aaman Trikha, Trinity Dance Group, Magician Rajesh etc.
The awardees included names like Mr. Aaman Trikha who has entertained people with his magical voice in movies like Dishoom, Son of Sardaar, OMG etc. was honored with the Voice of the year award. Dr. Aneel.K.Murarka who was given the Genius philanthropist of the year award 2019 because of his never ending zeal to always contribute to the betterment of the society. Master Jash Sarode who has carved a niche for himself in the field of roller skating and has to his kitty various records was awarded with the youngest achiever of the year award 2019. 
Mr. Navin Barot who is the Superintended of Police of the Jail, Nadiad, was awar…

Make your Father’s Day Special with William Penn

Father is the first man you set your eyes on. He was your superman when school bullies ragged you. He was your pillar of support and encouragement when you were down and out. He is your guiding force when in doubt. His love lasts forever. This Father’s Day show your love and care to your “Super Hero”. William Penn helps you make your dear dad into a very Happy Dad!
The Father’s day collection from William Penn features exquisite gifting ideas, personalization, curated combo sets and much more for the person in your life who deserves it the most, your dad. William Penn’s accessories for men encompass a range of exciting gifts, from the very affordable (excellent value for money) to the uber – luxe from leading brands. You can get your father various gifts from brands like Lapis Bard, Hugo Boss, Caran D’ Ache, Sailor, Sheaffer, Pennline, Waterman and a lot more. Combos like pens with pocket watch or pens with card holders or elegant pens and stylish laptop bags will make your dad look at…


by Shrutee K/DNS
New Delhi, June 14, 2019: Technology has the power to change the world. Casio India announces the launch of the upgrade of its existing projector series Advance and Ultra-Short Throw series, its line-up of lamp-free projectors. The Advanced Series model- XJ-F101W, XJ-F211WN, XJ-F21XN and Ultra-Short Throw series model- XJ-UT312WN XJ-UT352W, XJ-UT352WN have been optimized with one-Click Wireless functions especially for today’s ICT classrooms where students are actively involved in using PCs and IT devices. The newly launched models will also ensure the smooth and hassle-free wireless conduct of meetings and conferences in corporates.
During the launch Mr. Yoshiyuki Uehara, Managing Director, Casio India said that our lamp-free green projectors have already set the benchmark for environmental compatibility, cost effectiveness and quality standards among the education and business community of the country but now with One-Click Wireless ES Series models clubbed with vari…

DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance Selects Amazon Web Services as its Preferred Cloud Provider

One of India’s fastest growing insurance companies will use the world’s leading cloud to achieve higher availability, greater reliability, and rapid provisioning of IT resources
New Delhi — June 14, 2019 - DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance has selected Amazon Web Services (AWS) as its preferred cloud provider to enable digital transformation and service innovation for its customers. DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance will move the majority of its applications and over 70 terabytes of systems data across policy generation, agent management, mobile, website, and other customer engagement applications to AWS. By moving from multiple managed hosting datacenters to AWS, DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance expects to reduce its operating expenses by at least 15 percent in the next 12 months through lower costs for managed data center hosting services. By leveraging AWS’s unmatched portfolio of cloud services, and highly reliable cloud infrastructure, DHFL Pramerica Life Insurance will develop customized o…

SKAL International India Announces Maiden Recognition of Excellence Awards 2019

Mumbai: Skal International India is organizing SKAL INTERNATIONAL INDIA - RECOGNITION OF EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2019 as part of Skal Asia Congress on June 28th, 2019 at Hotel Conrad, Bengaluru.
Skal International India is looking to award organizations doing sustainable work in the areas of:
Women Empowerment
Girl Child Education (Beti Bachao, Beti Padao)
Clean India, Green India
Education and Skill Development
Heritage Site Management
Ranjini Nambiar -National President -Skal International India said "Skal International India is pioneering a positive change in the way recognitions are awarded to organizations & people who have contributed in the world towards Sustainable, Socio Economic causes, preservation of our National Heritage & work towards gender neutrality. This would be an annual event & Skal International through its 14000 worldwide members, will ensure that the recipients of the ‘Recognition of Excellence Awards’ are applauded world over." Carl Vaz, 1st Vice Presi…

Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry Hosted the First Strategic ‘Breaking Silos’ Conclave

Reinstates the significance of People, Power and Purpose in Dynamic Times
Powerhouse of eminent speakers across various organizational functions
Mumbai | June 14, 2019: The Bombay Chambers of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), the apex industry body, hosted the first strategic conclave, ‘Breaking Silos: People, Power, and Purpose in Dynamic Times’ in Mumbai, India. The first edition of this innovative Conclave brought together various industry experts, eminent speakers and professionals across functions such as Human Resources, Advertising, Investor Relations, Legal, Marketing, PR, Sales, Sustainability and CSR.
The Conclave focused on the importance of having ‘One Voice’, within the organization and engage with diverse stakeholders. The day-long Conclave witnessed various interesting sessions and plenary sessions like Critical Conversations & Actions for 'Purpose’ in Challenging Markets, Breaking Silos - Leadership Conversations that Power Brand Value, transforming organizations purp…

These Celebrity Posts About Their Children Is Stealing Our Hearts

by Shrutee K/DNS
The birth of a child is an extraordinary moment in the journey of a couple’s relationship. It marks the completion of a family unit going from two to three and couples are celebrating this special moment in unique ways. From pre-pregnancy shoot and birth announcements, celebrating memories of firsts with a diamond gift has now become the way to go. Here are a few heartwarming posts from our favourite celebs about their parenting experience and memories!
Mira Rajput, Celebrity When our kids were born, I knew that my life would never be the same again. I was looking forward to celebrating their wonderful milestones. But as kids grow up so quickly, you sometimes tend to forget those tiny moments. I wanted an everlasting reminder of these special memories that have made me who I am today, and so I bought a beautiful diamond bracelet. Now whenever I wear it, I am taken back to those moments with a smile. Insta -
Ravichandran Ashwin, Cri…