Tata Nexon Becomes the first and only car in India to achieve a full ‘5 stars’adult safety rating

Mumbai, December, 2018. Tata Motors today proudly announced another feat achieved by its much loved compact SUV,the Tata Nexon. The car has established a new benchmark in terms of car safety in India as it has been awarded with a full 5-star adult safety rating by Global NCAP, an internationally renowned safety accreditation body. The Nexon’s structural integrity and overall safety has been evaluated in Global NCAP crash test. The car has been tested for both front and side impacts. The combined evaluation of both the tests by Global NCAP have resulted in a full 5-stars rating, the highest adult occupant safety score of

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MAHE signs MoU to start unique training centre for nurses

Manipal, December, 2018. Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) and International Skills Development Corporation (ISDC, UK) and University of West of Scotland have signed a Memorandum of Understanding at MAHE here on Wednesday to set up a state of the art graduate training center in Manipal. It is a unique training center that the Manipal college of Nursing has ventured for the first time in India. The MoU was signed in the presence of Dr Poornima Baliga, Pro Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences, MAHE, Dr Anice George, Dean MCON, Dr Elsa Sanatombi Devi, professor & Head Medical Surgical Nursing department. Dr Claire Chalmers, Assistant Dean,

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ELECTRIC JAGUAR I-PACE VOTED NORWAY’S CAR OF THE YEAR

Whitley, UK , December 2018. Today the all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been awarded Norwegian Car of the Year 2019. Eight expert jurors voted for Jaguar’s first electric vehicle (EV) against eight other finalists, including the Volvo V60, Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus. The jury, which included a racing driver and industrial designer as well as automotive journalists,evaluated all aspects of each vehicle’s performance, and loved I-PACE’s driving dynamics, range and premium feel. Seven of the eight voted the I-PACE as the winner. EspenStensrud, lead juror for Norway Car of the Year, said: “Jaguar deserves a lot of respect for its debut electric vehicle. The

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Mahindra BAJA SAEINDIA 2019 commences its 12th Edition

Indore, December, 2018. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. in association with SAEINDIA, a professional Society of Automotive Engineers, announced the commencement of the 12th edition of the much-awaited BAJA series. The finale will be held at the NATRIP facility at Pithampur near Indore, from 24th to 27th January, 2019 followed by IIT Ropar near Chandigarh from 8th to 10th March 2019. 363 entries were received for BAJA SAEINDIA 2019, out of which 201 teams are shortlisted for conventional m-BAJA & 50 teams are shortlisted for e-BAJA from the virtual round. BAJA SAEINDIA tasks the students to conceptualize design, build, test & validate a single-seater four

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XLRI Holds ‘27th Annual JRD Tata Ethics Oration on Business Ethics’

Jamshedpur, December, 2018. XLRI- Xavier School of Management recently hosted the ‘27th Annual JRD Tata Oration on Business Ethics’ on November 29th, 2018 at XLRI Campus in Jamshedpur. This year, Dr. Jennifer J Griffin – Raymond C Baumhart, S.J., Professor of Business Ethics and Professor of Strategy, Loyola University Chicago, USA delivered the oration on the topic – ‘Ethics in Action: Corporate Social Responsibility in the 21st Century’. Dr. Jennifer Griffin’s oration speech stressed on various steps towards effecting ethics into action – in particular emphasizing on ethical leadership. She talked about Corporate Social Responsibility and its role in creating a sustainable future. Dr.

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Beardo Wraps the 2nd Season of Beardo-Thon

Beardo-Thon India’s 1st run for men’s health which started in September, 2018 has wrapped its season 2 powered by Beardo. In its second edition this year, Beardo-Thon had aimed to put the spotlight on men’s health and cancer. Beardo-Thon India’s 1st run for men’s health which started in September 2018 has wrapped its season 2 powered by Beardo. In its second edition this year, Beardo-Thon had aimed to put the spotlight on men’s health and cancer. The marathon which began from Chandigarh on 9th of September also took place in Pune, Ahmedabad, Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai. The event witnessed a huge participation from each

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Inditrade Capital signs MoU with Robocash

Mumbai. Inditrade (erstwhile JRG) (BSE: 532745) and RobocashPte Ltd., an established player in the area of “Pay Day Loans” today announced the signing of a MoU to launch a new and independent NBFC business “Inditrade-Robocash” in the Indian market. The company will provide small loans to individuals ranging between INR10,000 to INR 50,000 for a short duration. Making the announcement today, Mr. SudipBandyopadhyay, Group Chairman of Inditrade Group of Companies said, “Our focus as always is on Financing Progress by servicing un-serviced/ under-serviced segments of the Indian population through inclusive and organized financing. Our partnership with Robocash enables us to serve a large part

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Honda Cars India signs MoU with Automotive Skill Development Council (ASDC)

New Delhi, December 2018. Honda Cars India Limited, leading manufacturer of passenger cars in India today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Automotive Skill Development Council (ASDC)for accreditation of its premier training centre – Honda Vocational Training Institute (HVTI) in Tapukara, Distt Alwar, Rajasthan. The MoU was signed by Mr Praveen Paranjape, Sr VP and Director (General Affairs), HCIL and Mr Nikunj Sanghi, Chairman of ASDC. HVTI is Honda’s state of the art technical training centre, which was set up in October 2011 with an initial investment of 51 MNfor building & equipments to develop skilled manpower equipped with automobile specific methodologies and

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Yahoo Year in Review: #MeToo Survivors named ‘Personality of the Year’ 2018

New Delhi, December , 2018. Yahoo today announced the 2018 Year in Review (YIR) for India. YIR chronicles the top choices of Internet users in India, spotlighting the news makers, stories and topics that went viral and were trending online during the year. It is based on users’ search habits and a selection of what they read, recommended and shared most on Yahoo. Over the last decade, YIR has documented the growing empowerment of the country’s online audience, seen in the expression and sharing of new ideas online. This year, the collective power of India’s Internet users fueled the watershed #MeTooIndia movement. India’s #MeToo

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Targeted Radiation Therapy a better option for Breast Cancer Treatment

Alwar, Dec, 2018. Indian Medical Association (IMA) Alwar branch in association with Delhi based Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Institute & Research Centre 9RGCI&RC) held a Doctors Meet at IMA Bhawan Alwar to share new approaches to treat breast cancer. Dr Swarupa Mitra, Senior Consultant & Chief of Gynecological and Genitourinary Radiation Oncology at RGCI&RC spoke on Newer Techniques in Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer. According to Dr Mitra, there are three ways of treating a cancer – Surgery, Radiation and chemotherapy. Radiation therapy is given after surgery to prevent any recurrence of cancer. Radiation kills cancer cells but normal cells also get affected. Now targeted therapies

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