Fortis Escorts Doctors Perform Endoscopic Surgery on Premature Baby; Cure Rare Nasal Blockage

Jaipur, 14th December 2018. In a possible first, a team of doctors here performed endoscopic surgery on a 5-day old premature baby to cure bony choanal atresia, a rare blockage in the nasal passage, that caused lack of oxygen in the body and turned him blue. A team of multi-speciality doctors at Fortis Escorts hospital performed the crucial surgery on a baby boy born at 33 weeks and had bilateral choanal atresia, a potentially fatal condition, if left untreated. The baby had difficulty in breathing caused by the blockage and was on ventilator since birth, causing a medical emergency. The child was released 5

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MAHE (Manipal Academy of Higher Education) Partners with NIAID TB Portals Program of NIH, USA

Manipal, Dec, 2018. Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has partnered with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH) to become a member of the NIAID TB Portals program (see: https://tbportals.niaid.nih.gov/) Dr. Mahadev Rao, Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacy Practice initiated this program in Manipal and represents India in the Program’s Steering committee. TB Portals is a web-based, open-access repository of socioeconomic/geographic, clinical, laboratory, radiological, and genomic data from mostly drug-resistant TB patient cases with linked physical samples (See: https://data.tbportals.niaid.nih.gov/). The Office of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology (OCICB) at the NIAID coordinates the TB Portals

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Tata Motors to increase prices of its Passenger Vehicles from January 2019

Mumbai, December,2018. Tata Motors today announced that the Company would be increasing prices of its entire passenger vehicles range by up to INR40,000 (depending on the model and city), starting 1st January 2019. This hike in price is due to rising input costs and increase in fuel prices. According to Mr. Mayank Pareek, President, Passenger Vehicle Business Unit, Tata Motors, “The changing market conditions, rising input costs and various external economic factors have compelled us to consider this price increase. We are optimistic on maintaining our growth trajectory in the coming yearon the back of our robust portfolio consisting of segment-leadingproducts like TIAGO, HEXA,

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Amazon India empowers Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises by signing MoU with FISME

New Delhi, December 13, 2018. In line with its vision of transforming the way India buys & sells, Amazon India today announced a partnership with FISME (The Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises) to empower Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to leverage growth opportunities in the e-commerce sector. As per the MoU, Amazon.in in collaboration with FISME will conduct various events and workshops across the country that will enable and encourage the MSMEs in India to sell their products to millions of consumers from India and across the globe by leveraging e-commerce marketplace solutions. Through these events, Amazon.in and FISME

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This holiday season let TECNO capture your ‘Best Any Light’ moments

Christmas and New Year are just around the corner and the holidays are all about spreading happiness and creating new memories. The best way to capture and save those moments are with a selfie. Highlighting the best smartphones from TECNO within 9k-15k with best features like AI Selfie Camera, notch display, dual rear camera and a powerful battery. Tecno Camon iClick2 – INR 13499 In this competitive market where each and every smartphone can click a selfie but TECNO CAMON iClick2 will impress you by ticking the maximum number of boxes in mid-budget segment. Priced at INR 13,499 and available in three trend colors-

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Lifestyle announces the biggest sale of the season

Jaipur, December 2018. Lifestyle, India’s most preferred fashion destination, has announced its much-awaited ‘SALE’, offering incredible discounts on leading fashion brands of up to 50% and more. The Lifestyle sale starts from the 20th of December with a special preview sale for & Landmark Reward Members from 15th to 19th of December. HDFC Bank Debit & Credit Card holders and Standard Chartered Bank Debit & Credit Card holders can avail 5% additional cash back on purchases above 8,000/- (T&C apply). The Lifestyle sale promises to be a true delight for the consumers, who can shop across categories and brands such as Forca, Louis Philippe,

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Twitter reacts to #AssemblyElections2018 results in India

India, December, 2018. Between 1 October and 11 December 2018, Twitter saw more than 66 lakh Tweets in relation to the#AssemblyElections2018 . From breaking news, to behind the scenes action, to political parties, candidates and citizens engaging on all the hot election topics, Twitter gave Indian citizens a front row seat to the #AssemblyElections2018 across the states of Chhattisgarh, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Telangana. Throughout the state elections campaign, politicians and political parties used Twitter to communicate with people all over India. The parties’ official positions and announcements around policies and key social issues accounted for some of the top-Tweeted moments in the

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Vivo bolsters its manufacturing in India, announces additional investment of INR 40 Billion for New Plant

New Delhi, December 13, 2018. Vivo, the innovative global smartphone brand,is excited to announce the initialization of their second manufacturing facility in India. The company has acquired additional 169-acre of land in the Yamuna Expressway region in Uttar Pradesh with an estimated investment of INR 4000 crore (not including land cost). Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath welcomed the initiative and congratulated Vivo for the upcoming facility. The new land has been acquired near the existing 50-acre manufacturing facility and will help expand Vivo’s manufacturing capabilities and support Vivo’s continued growth in India. Commenting on the announcement, Nipun Marya, Director-Brand Strategy,

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Royal Stag ‘Makes it Large’ for Cricket Fans by partnering with ICC as Official Sponsors

New Delhi, 12th December 2018. Royal Stag has partnered with the International Cricket Council (ICC) that further strengthens the brand’s ties with Cricket, the sport loved by more than one billion adult fansthe world over. The partnership, which runs through 2023, confirms Royal Stag as official sponsors of cricket’s international events, including the upcoming big-ticket calendar events – the ICC Cricket World Cup, ICC T20 World Cup and ICC World Test Championship. Cricket has always been central to Royal Stag’s brand communication. Over the years, the brand’s continuous association with the world’s top cricketers has bolstered its engagement with cricket lovers across the country.

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Tata Motors to power Indian wrestling’s quest for Olympic Gold

Mumbai, December 12, 2018. The principal sponsors of the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), Tata Motors Commercial Vehicles Business Unit (CVBU) has set up the ‘Tata Motors Elite Wrestlers Development Program’ to promote, encourage and develop rising Indian wrestlers and prepare them for the Olympic Gold medals at the 2020 Tokyo Games. The program will support the players with best possible training and coaching facilities, enabled by renowned foreign coaches, support staff and international exposure. To prepare the players for the Olympic glory @ Tokyo 2020 & Paris 2024 Olympic Games, Tata Motors Commercial Vehicle Business will help nurture an international standard eco system

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