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Magicpin Pays Tribute to Magical Women of India with Augmented Reality

India Magical Women of India come alive on magicpin app via augmented reality on the occasion of International Women’s Day. Users across India, can login to the app and find interesting facts about the magical women of our country. Category Winner Magical Bollywood artist Sridevi Magical Political leader Sushma Swaraj Role model in Sports Mary Kom Most looked upon icon in Art, Science & Culture Kalpana Chawla Magical Author Sarojini

SIGMA & Blackmagicdesign to Host Free Cinematography Workshop In Bengaluru

Bengaluru, 8th January, 2018: SIGMA, one of the largest camera & lens makers in the world, will be hosting a free workshop on cinematography and filmmaking, led by experts from Blackmagicdesign, the world’s leading digital cinema company and manufacturer. The workshop, which will feature SIGMA’s renowned CINE lenses and Blackmagicdesign’s URSA Mini Pro 4.6K Camera, is for professional cinematographers, DoPs and filmmakers. It will include hands-on experience with the equipment

BSF Academy in Tekanpur 5

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will attend the Annual Conference of DGPs and IGPs on 7th and 8th January at the BSF Academy at Tekanpur, Madhya Pradesh. DGPs Conference is an annual event in which top police officers from all over the country share and discuss security related issues. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has addressed the conference earlier in Guwahati, Assam in 2014, Dhordo, Rann of Kutch, Gujarat in 2015

Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) Recovers about Rs.50 Crores of Demonetized Currency

Sleuths of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), a pioneer Intelligence Agency of the Government of India, zeroed in on an office premises at Bharuch in Gujarat State and recovered about Rs. 48.91 crores of demonetised currency in Rs. 500 and Rs.1,000 denomination currency notes. Acting on the specific intelligence, the officers of DRI, Surat, assisted by the officers of CGST Vadodara-II raided a premises of M/s Yamuna Building Material,

Income Tax Department suspends an officer for harassing the taxpayer

A complaint was received making serious allegations against Shri D. K. Meena, Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, posted at Surendranagar in Gujarat Region for harassing a taxpayer in a scrutiny case with malafide intention. The officer was alleged to have demanded illegal gratification through the taxpayer’s Chartered Accountant for favourably completing the assessment. The audio recordings of conversations were also received which, inter alia, mention the bribe amount being demanded

Pune Invitational Supercross Promises to Enthrall Audiences

Pune, Maharashtra, India The wait for the most awaited supercross event in India is finally over as the VILO EVENTS today officially announced the launch of fourth edition of the Pune Invitational Supercross League 2017. The fourth edition of the league with a new look and format will be held on November 17th, 18th & 19th at Royal Palms, Mundhwa. The track is indigenously and wholly prepared by the VILO

Water storage level of 91 major reservoirs of the country continues to be at 70% of their capacity

The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs of the country for the week ending on October 26, 2017 was 109.878 BCM which is 70% of total storage capacity of these reservoirs. This percentage was at 70 for the week ending on October 18, 2017. The level of water storage in the week ending on October 26, 2017 was 96% of the storage of corresponding period of last year and

CATTLE-OUGE key findings for Rajasthan exposes the reality of White Revolution

Federation of Indian Animal Protection Organisations (FIAPO) shows horrifying state of cattle in 451 milk producing centres from India’s 10 leading milk producing states and demands immediate attention by the Centre and State Governments to regulate milk producing dairies. FIAPO’s investigative report ‘CATTLE-OGUE’ reveals how most cows raised in these dairies are intensively confined, leaving them unable to fulfil their most basic natural needs, such as nursing their calves, and

टाटा स्‍टारबक्‍स ने 2018 में कोलकाता में प्रवेश करने के साथ भारत में विकास और सोशल इम्‍पैक्‍ट प्रोग्राम को लेकर अपनी प्रतिबद्धता दोहराई

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India टाटा स्‍टारबक्‍स प्राइवेट लिमिटेड जोकि स्‍टारबक्‍स कॉफी कंपनी (नैस्‍डैक: एसबीयूएक्‍स) और टाटा ग्‍लोबल बेवरेजेज लिमिटेड के बीच 50/50 संयुक्‍त उपक्रम है, ने आज मुंबई में अपने 100वें स्‍टोर के शुभारंभ का जश्‍न मनाया। साथ ही कंपनी ने भारत में अपनी पांचवी वर्षगांठ का भी उत्‍सव मनाया। इसके अंतर्गत, कई महत्‍वपूर्ण पहलों को लाया गया जोकि बाजार में कंपनी की दीर्घकालिक प्रतिबद्धता की पुष्टि करती हैं। टाटा स्‍टारबक्‍स

L&T Technology Services Conferred with CII Industrial Innovation Award, 2017

New Delhi, Delhi, India L&T Technology Services Ltd (LTTS), a leading global pure play engineering services company, was conferred with the CII Industrial Innovation Award, 2017 that recognized it as one of the most innovative Indian companies in the services category at the CII Industrial Innovation Awards ceremony in New Delhi on Tuesday. Speaking on the occasion Mr Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General of CII said, “LTTS has a robust innovation

Chief Minister of Rajasthan Smt. Vasundhara Raje launches e-book of India 2017 YEARBOOK

McGraw Hill Education India, a learning science company, launched the e-book of India 2017 YEARBOOK for UPSC, State Civils and other competitive examinations preparation. India 2017 Yearbook, written by Mr. Rajiv Mehrishi, Comptroller and Auditor General of India and Ex-Home Secretary of India, is a complete compilation of current affairs of the country. The e-book was unveiled by the honorable Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Smt. Vasundhara Raje, Mr. Rajiv Mehrishi

Be Spooked at Dashanzi's Halloween Party with JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India Dress your ‘spooktacular’ best this Halloween as JW Marriott Mumbai Juhu is all set to host its scariest party at Dashanzi on October 27, 2017. Celebrate the American festival of the dead at the progressive modern Asian cuisine restaurant as we treat guests to a widespread buffet of scrumptious delights, complemented with sinful cocktails. With a pumpkin-infused menu featuring the Pumpkin and Feta tart alongside platters of

Quacquarelli Symonds Recognizes SRM University 4Star University

SRM University has been awarded a Four Star rating by Quacquarelli Symonds (‘QS’), a leading global higher education company. Only two universities in India can boast of this unique distinction. This Rating brings SRM in top 125 Institution Universities with 4 Star or more out of 275 Institutes across the world QS is best known for publishing – the world’s most popular university ranking system. In addition to ranking, QS