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"Chhatrapati Shasan" ...making you aware of the thoughts of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj...

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Instead of showing the shallow love for Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj by just raising slogans of 'Jai Bhavani', 'Jai Shivaji', today there is need to uphold his ideals, thoughts and values. The film depicting his exact standpoint, 'Chhatrapati Shasan', is releasing on 15th March in entire Maharashtra. Produced by Prabodhan Films and Sawai Martand, and directed by Khushal Mhetre, film 'Chhatrapati Shasan' is a production of Utkarsh Kudale, Priyanka Kagle and Khushal Mhetre. This film will rightfully guide today's generation towards the Shivshahi (Shivaji's rule). Recently the music inauguration ceremony was conducted. The Director of the film Khushal Mhetre described the journey of film’s production and direction in an interesting way. Mhetre said, “the film Chhatrapati Shasan is an art dedicated by the Shiv Bhakts to the Hind Bhakts.” Life of Maharaj spanned about 18306 days, what we can learn exactly from it? What wisdom we can gather? This f

ICICI Bank launches new super-premium credit card ‘Emeralde’ with host of exclusive features; annual benefits estimated to be around Rs. 3 lakh

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·           Offers  unlimited  complimentary access to international and domestic airport lounges ·           Industry lowest mark-up  of 1.5% on currency conversion charges on international transactions ·           Card holder gets complimentary rounds/ lessons of golf every month basis eligible card spends ·           Exclusive discounts at Gold’s Gym, VLCC, Kaya Skin Clinic, Richfeel, True Fitt n Hill ·           American Express variant gets  unlimited airport Wi-Fi access globally , dining voucher from Trident Hotels and gift voucher from Da Milano                                                                Mumbai:  ICICI Bank announced the launch of a new addition to its Gemstone collection of credit cards. Christened,  ‘ICICI Bank Emeralde Credit Card’ , it offers best-in-the industry rewards and benefits for senior professionals and self-employed entrepreneurs who are always on the go. The card has been curated with the  best-in class experiences  and features

Clinique signs Bollywood Actress, Radhika Apte as first Brand Ambassador for India

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Mumbai, 28th February 2019: Clinique, the world’s first dermatologist-created skin care brand and prestige beauty leader globally trusted for iconic skin care products, introduces Bollywood Actress, Radhika Apte as its first brand ambassador for India. Known for her real, natural and authentic approach to beauty, Radhika exemplifies Clinique’s philosophy of empowering, inspiring and delivering happiness to women by celebrating natural beauty through great skin.   Clinique has always been one step ahead of the game, curating the future of beauty from the time of its genesis. In 1968, Clinique pioneered the system of cleansing, exfoliating and moisturing with its iconic 3-Step Skincare System; introduced transformational custom-fit products for every skin type and concern such as Moisture Surge, Anti-Blemish Solutions, Fresh Pressed; to makeup infused with nourishing skin care benefits like Chubby Sticks, Even Better Foundation and Lip Pop – all always formulated without allerge

IndiaLends Founder Gaurav Chopra wins the prestigious Young Entrepreneur Award

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Mumbai, 28th February 2019  – Recognising the astute leadership in creating one of the leading digital lending platforms in India, IndiaLends Founder & CEO Gaurav Chopra was conferred with the BW Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award 2019 at the 5th Annual Young Entrepreneur's Summit. The gala ceremony was held at Taj MG Road, Bengaluru on 20th February, 2019. Delhi based IndiaLends is a credit scoring and analytics platform which was started in March 2015. Gaurav Chopra was bestowed the award for his multifaceted entrepreneurial ingenuity. His relentless pursuit of excellence through strategic thinking, innovation, consistent growth, strong marketing models and organisational sustainability were the key factors behind his victory. On receiving the award,  IndiaLends Founder and CEO Gaurav Chopra said , “ I am humbled to receive the recognition and it is a boost of encouragement for the future. This recognition not just for me but for my entire team who are the backbon

Avana celebrates the creation of 54 crore liters of water storage in drought-laden Marathwada

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Felicitates 120 visionary farmers at ‘Aammcha Marathwada’ for building Avana farm ponds Mumbai, 27 February 2019 : Marathwada is one of the most drought-laden regions in the country, with over 500 villages already facing a severe water shortage. Avana is an initiative of Emmbi Industries Ltd. focused on using frugal innovation to create affordable water conservation solutions for Indian farmers. As of January 2019, Avana has created 4,120 ponds that impacted 24,722 people, saved 16,482 mn lts of water and increased farmers income by 98.7%.  Today, Avana is celebrating the visionary approach of 120 farmers who foresaw the drought and conserved 54 crore liters of water over the last year. The company is also awarding 3 prizes for its Avana Jalasanchay 2018 Lucky Draw Scheme held at India’s largest agri-show ‘Kisan 2018’ in Pune. Every farmer who visited Avana’s stall at Kisan 2018 and booked a pond by paying an advance amount was entitled to one  (1) lucky draw coupon per p

Goa Tourism bags two prestigious India Today Tourism Awards

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Adjudged as Best State and Best Beaches/Coastal Destination (Palolem) Panjim, Feb 27:  Goa has been recognized as ‘Best State – Travellers’ Choice’ and ‘Best Beaches/Coastal Destination (Palolem- Goa)’ at the India Today Tourism Survey & Awards 2019. The Hon’ble Minister for Tourism, Govt.  Of Goa, Mr. Manohar Ajgaonkar today hailed Goa Tourism’s achievement. He said, “I have always been reinforcing the fact that Goa is the top tourist destination in India and we have taken several measures to ensure that remains at the top across all parameters which includes safety of tourists, cleanliness and hygiene, infrastructure development, new tourism initiatives and more.” Mr. Ajgaonkar’s jubilant reaction comes soon after Goa Tourism was presented with the two prestigious India Today Tourism awards by Mr.  K J Alphons, the Hon’ble  Union Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge), in New Delhi this Monday. Best state for travel:  While beaches are the mainstay o

MX Player defines ‘EveryTainment’ with the launch of 5 new MX Original Series’

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●          Hosts a library of over 1 Lakh hours of licensed content that caters to 70 million users every day ●          The New MX Original Series ’ stream for free starting 20th February ●          The ad supported platform streams premium content for free ●          Offers viewers an online content hub ranging across web series, TV Shows, movies, sports and news Mumbai, 19 February : MX Player , the world ’ s largest local video player and India ’ s biggest entertainment platform with 70 million daily active users , today announced the launch of its first 5 MX Original Series ’ that will go live starting 20 th February . Streaming premium content for free, this ad supported video on demand platform hosts a large repository of over 1,00,000 hrs of licensed content from leading content creators and partner platforms such as Alt Balaji, TVF, Arre and SonyLIV amongst others . MX Player is also the first and only Indian entertainment platform that integrates all f

Dancing Shadows Productions launches Music Video - the magnum opus ‘Neel Samandar’ with a special media preview

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Mumbai, 25th Feb, 2019: Dancing Shadows Productions launched its much awaited music video named ‘Neel Samandar’. For the first time in Hindi film industry, a complete video has been shot in the serene locations of Andaman Islands and is inspired by a true story, that took place between the protected tribes of Andaman & Nicobar Islands & a tourist. The video is Directed by National Award winning Director Pradeep Sarkar and written by National Award winner Lyricist Swanand Kirkire. Featuring Actor Richa Chadda and debutant Ankit D’souza, a fresh face.  The event started with a soulful performance by Pandit Rattan Mohan Sharma and followed by performance by Benny Dayal and Prakriti Kakar. This was then followed by unveiling the look and showcasing the video to all dignitaries and members of media fraternity. Produced by Actor turned Producer Rahul Bagga  and former Journalist Isha S Kumar, the Vocals are by Benny Dayal who has given many hits like ‘Badtameez Dil’,’ The Di

Confidence Group and Time Technoplast join hands to launch ‘first-of-its-kind’ 100% blast proof LPG composite cylinders in India

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Mumbai, February 26, 2019:  Confidence Petroleum India Limited (CPIL) (BSE Code: 526829), India's leading Private Sector LPG marketer & retailer and Time Technoplast Limited (TTL) (BSE Code: 532856), a leading technology based innovative polymer product company, have joined hands by entering into a  ‘Cooperation Agreement’  with a view   to give major thrust to retail LPG cylinder market under the brand name  ‘GoGas Elite’. ‘GoGas Elite’ blast proof LPG composite cylinders have been launched keeping in mind the   importance of safety and convenience in Indian kitchens. These light weight translucent cylinders are manufactured using composite material which have high fire and heat resistance, are non-corrosive, UV protected and 100% re-cyclable when compared to the conventionally available LPG cylinders. Consumers can order ‘GoGas Elite’ cylinders via an App which will be delivered 24x7. This collaboration is aimed at ‘GoGas Elite’ spreading its wings to 22 states across I

RELIANCE ENTERTAINMENT’S JV WITH STEVEN SPIELBERG AND PARTICIPANT MEDIA SCORES BIG AT THE ACADEMY AWARDS 2019 WINS 4 OSCARS FOR GREEN BOOK AND FIRST MAN

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MUMBAI, 26 th  February 2019 :  Anil D. Ambani led Reliance Entertainment’s JV with Steven Spielberg and Participant Media won big this Sunday at the Academy Awards 2019, winning 4 Oscars. “Green Book”, directed by Peter Farrelly, won the coveted Oscar for Best Picture of the Year, along with the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Mahershala Ali, and Best Original Screenplay Oscar for Nick Vallelonga, Brian Currie and Peter Farrelly. The Ryan Gosling starrer “First Man” won the Oscar for Best Visual Effects. “Green Book”, was nominated for 5 categories - Best Picture, Best Actor (Viggo Mortensen), Best Supporting Actor, Best Original Screenplay & Best Film Editing ; “First Man” was nominated for 4 categories - Best Production Design, Best Sound Editing, Best Sound Mixing & Best Visual Effects & “Ready Player One” was nominated for Best Visual Effects. Reliance Entertainment’s JV with Steven Spielberg has now bagged a total of 8 Oscars during the partnership, includin

Upgradation & Beautification of Radhakrishna Temple ,Sankhali, Goa

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Sankhali,Feb23: The foundation stone was laid on Friday (22 nd Feb) for Goa Tourism projects for upgradation & beautification of Radhakrishna Temple in   Sankhali   by Hon’ble Speaker,Goa Legislative Assembly & Mla , Sankhali Constituency, Dr.Pramod Sawant   along with the Hon’ble Minister for Tourism, Mr. Manohar Ajgaonkar Also present were Chairperson, Sankhali Muncipality, Mr. Dharmesh Saglani, Ward Councillor, Mr. Dayanand Boryekar , President ,Radhakrishna Devasthan, Mr. Anil Kanekar, officials  of  Goa  Tourism and  others. The Rs 5.03 crore tourism infrastructure development projects at Radhakrishna temple and Vitthal temple will be carried out by Goa Tourism Development Corporation. The   development work proposed   at   Radhakrishna temple is to develop the outer pre mises   by providing facilities such as pavers ,benches ,compound wall, railing, drinking water facility, dustbins, landscaping, illumination etc in an area of 3500 Sqms to make it   more

Kalina Rangers from Mumbai in Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five 2019 National Finals

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~ A step closer to represent the country at the World Finals in Brazil and meet their idol Neymar Jr ~ Mumbai, 24 February 2018:  Red Bull Neymar Jr.’s Five, a globally established five-on-five football tournament organized kicked off the city qualifiers in Mumbai at Astro Park Cooperage Grounds on 23 rd  February 2019. The city qualifier witnessed 115 teams giving their best. In the final match, Kalina Rangers beat their opponent by the golden goal (1-0) rule in extra time to grab a place and represent Mumbai in the national finals in April. Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five 2019 city qualifiers are taking place across from 19th January to 10th March across 15 cities in the country including Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Goa, Delhi, Jaipur, Chandigarh, Guwahati, Kolkata, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Chennai, Kochi, Aizawl and Shillong. The winning teams will then compete at the Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five national finals in April 2019 for a chance to make it to the Red Bull Neymar Jr’s Five 2019 W