Archive for May, 2017

Witness India Runway Week Winter/Festive 2017 this September

New Delhi  May 31 (ANI): The Indian Federation for Fashion Development (IFFD) is all set to come back with its winter festive edition of India Runway Week this September.

This four-year-old and three-day fashion event will commence from September 22 to September 24 in the national capital…

Read More

Time to witness `Summertime Stories`

Mumbai   May 30 (ANI): Cover Story by Future Style Lab, a subsidiary of the Future Group, is proud to announce their Spring-Summer ’17 collection for India, called Summertime Stories.

The collection has been inspired by the story of two BFFs who are bold, adventurous and ready to rock the…

Read More

Shooting Sanjay Dutt’s biopic was fun, says Karishma Tanna

New Delhi, May 31 :  Actress Karishma Tanna, who has a cameo in the biopic on Sanjay Dutt, says the experience of working with director Rajkumar Hirani and actors Ranbir Kapoor and Vicky Kaushal was a lot of fun, courtesy their jokes and pranks.

“Ranbir, Raju Sir and Vicky used to…

Read More

A new era of shared clean-energy leadership begins in China

There is a new reality in clean energy. The world’s major emerging economies — including China, India, and several others — are moving to the centre stage of the clean energy transition. By betting heavily on energy efficiency, on wind, solar and other renewables, as well as other less carbon-intensive…

Read More

Result of Bihar’s crackdown on cheating – over 65% students fail Class 12

Patna, May 31 :  Bihar’s education system is reeling with the news — 66 per cent students who took the Class 12 Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) exams this year have failed. Two girls committed suicide and another attempted suicide after failing in the exams.

Reports of more suicides are coming…

Read More

BCCI invites bid for IPL title sponsorship

Mumbai, May 31 (PTI) The Board of Control for Cricket in India has invited applications through its Invitation to Tender process from parties to bid for the title sponsorship rights of its cash-cow, Indian Premier League, starting August 1 and ending on July 31, 2022.

The ITT will be…

Read More

Kunal Kapoor excited about ‘angry, anti-hero’ role

Mumbai, May 31 :   Actor Kunal Kapoor is excited to essay the role of superhero Doga, who is “dark, angry and an anti-hero”, in a TV series.

Unlike other superheroes, Doga, created in 1992 by Raj comics, has no super powers and solely relies on his combat skills, especially in…

Read More

Lanka floods death toll exceeds 200

Colombo, May 31 (PTI) The death toll in Sri Lanka’s floods has climbed to 202 with 94 people still missing in the country’s worst torrential rains since 2003 that displaced nearly half a million people.

The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said at least 629,742 people of 163…

Read More

Indian GDP to grow faster this fiscal at 7.5%: Moody’s

New Delhi, May 31 :  The Indian economy will grow at 7.5 per cent in the current fiscal, which rate will accelerate to 8 per cent in about four years, US rating agency Moody’s said on Wednesday ahead of the release of GDP figures for 2016-17 later in…

Read More

Microsoft showcases Windows Mixed Reality headsets

Taipei, May 31 : Microsoft on Wednesday showcased an innovative Windows Mixed Reality headsets designed with the help from partners like Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP and Lenovo at the information and communication technology (ICT) show ‘Computex 2017’.

Available later this year, these affordable headsets will utilise the Windows Mixed Reality platform…

Read More