Showing posts from December, 2019

Year ender quote attributed to Mr. Shujaul Rehman, C.E.O, Garware Technical Fibres Ltd

Technical textiles is one of the most versatile sectors in India.  Such versatility is presumed to complement the industry owing to wide acceptance of the product across multiple industries. Fibres, yarns, and filaments are the major products used for manufacturing technical textiles. Indian technical textile industry is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 20 per cent to reach USD 28.7 Billion by 2020-21 from USD16.6 Billion in 2017-18. At a broader level, the growth can be attributed to factors such as growing awareness about the benefits of using technical textile products, improving the product experience and bringing out environmental friendly products . These textiles are known for superior properties when compared to conventional textiles and are used for special functionalities. Properties such as higher strength, versatility, and superior technical performance make them desirable for numerous industrial, commercial as well as domestic usages. The industry players are constantl

Result Announcement of Junior National Equestrian Championship 2019 (JNEC

Bengaluru,   December 30 , 2019:  Embassy International Riding School hosted the Junior National Equestrian Championship 2019 (JNEC) under the aegis of Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) from 20 th  December till 29 th  December 2019. JNEC is a national event for kids aimed at achieving high standards of equestrianism in the country. EFI is the sole authority governing equestrian sports in India. The JNEC is designed as per EFI guidelines; the league includes Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing and tent pegging categorised according to the age groups of the riders. The event on  Sunday  included Young Rider - One Day Eventing and saw the participation of over 70-80 students from top clubs like, Chennai Equitation Centre; Madras School of Equitation; Amateur Riders Club, Mumbai; Mayo College, Ajmer; Tollygunge Club, Kolkata; DPS Ajmer; Madhya Pradesh State Equestrian Association, Bhopal to name a few. Ankit Giri  won the Young Rider - One Day Eventing and the team eventing

संकल्प माघी गणेश जयंतीचे १० वे वर्ष ‘स्वच्छ भारत’ मोहिमेअंतर्गत स्वच्छता अभियान

- उपमहापौर सुहास वाडकर यांच्या उपस्थितीत रहिवाशांच्या श्रमदानाने अभियानास सुरूवात - महिनाभर विविध १० कार्यक्रमाचे आयोजन - खाद्य महोत्सव, वक्तृत्व व चित्रकला स्पर्धा, क्रिडा महोत्सव, ग्रुप डान्स, दिप महोत्सव, रक्तदान शिबीर, होम मिनिस्टर, मराठी वाद्यवृंदाच्या कार्यक्रमांचा समावेश - संकल्प सहनिवास ङ्गेडरल को. ऑ. सोसायटी, सांस्कृतिक मंडळ, महिला मंडळ तसेच युवा संकल्पच्यावतीने कार्यक्रमाचे आयोजन मुंबई : संत गाडगेबाबा महाराज यांनी स्वच्छतेचा संदेशत दिला....किर्तनाच्या माध्यमातून जनतेमध्ये स्वच्छतेचे महत्व पटवून दिले.... नुसता संदेश दिला नाही तर स्वत: हातात खराट घेत स्वच्छतेला सुरूवात केली...त्यांचेच हे कार्य पुढे नेण्यासाठी नागरी निवारा येथील संकल्प सहनिवास ङ्गेडरल को. ऑङ्ग. संकल्प ङ्गेडरल सहनिवास सोसायटीतर्ङ्गे संकुलात आज ‘स्वच्छ भारत’ मोहिमेअंतर्गत स्वच्छता अभियान रहिवाशांच्या श्रमदानाने राबविण्यात आले. या मोहीमेत उपमहापौर सुहास वाडकरही सहभागी झाले होते. निमित्त होते संकल्पतर्ङ्गे आयोजित करण्यात येणार्‍या ‘माघी गणेश जयंती’ उत्सवाच्या १० व्या वर्षातील पदार्पणाचे. विविध सामा

Indian batting star Rohit shares experience with youngsters

Mumbai, December 27:  India’s dashing batsman Rohit Sharma, who has caught the attention of young budding cricketer with his flamboyance and explosive batting style, spent quality time interacting with young trainees at the Rohit Sharma-CricKindom Cricket Academy, at Islam Gymkhana on   Thursday   afternoon. The Mumbai-based Rohit shared his experience with the upcoming cricketers and offered them advice on different aspects of the game. When a trainee informed him that he could not handle short-pitch bowling and was afraid of being hit, the batting genius promptly told the youngster that there was nothing to get scared about. “If you are frightened of being hit and getting injured this game or any other sport is not ideal for you. Every cricketer, batsmen or bowlers faces injuries while playing, but you have to learn how to cope with it. Australian batsman Steve Smith was badly hurt and suffered a concussion in the Ashes series in August, but he took a break from the n

India needs to explore USD 97 billion export opportunity in select farm products

Capacity building of women-owned enterprises necessary to unlock this export opportunity, says Ms. Naik India can explore export opportunities in 19 agro-based commodities that together have a global market of USD 97.6 billion, recent data from the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations shows. India’s share in the global market for these products currently stands at a miniscule 1.5%, with India exporting USD 1.49 billion worth of these commodities in 2017. Except for coir and coir products, India does not have significant market share in most of these identified 19 commodities (see the table below). Despite being a major producer, India’s share in exports of bananas, oranges, chicken meat and milk products such as cheese and butter milk is miniscule. Thus, there is huge unrealized export market for India’s farm commodities, which can be explored by food processing companies and mega food parks that are envisaged under the central government scheme. Government o

Students of ITM Business School explore Rainwater Harvesting in villages of Taloja during their NGO intervention

Mumbai:  ITM Business School has a mandatory NGO intervention as a part of their PGDM curriculum. The institute aims to develop their students into ready-to-work professionals. Apart from theoretical knowledge, ITM also encourages practical knowledge to the students.  This year , the students of ITM took up the challenge to implement Rain Water Harvesting in Taloja village. The main purpose of rain water harvesting is that it can be used for future use. It is a sustainable water management practice that can be implemented by anyone on many different levels. Mr. Gaurav Agashe, student specialising in the Business Analytics program along with Anukruti Jharia and Astha Singh took the initiative to work with  CSR initiative of Galaxy Surfactants, on   community development  catchment area, no. of dry spells, average water consumption (demand), types of occupation  program, “Water is life".  To begin with the students started collecting data of ten houses and analysed how much wa

Trinetra Foundation conducts Paper bags making workshop in Sion

Trinetra Foundation is a N.G.O. based in mumbai with registered office in Andheri . Their main objectives are Anti suicide,No Baggers Zone and helping bollywood artists and technicians. They also run a special program [making of paper bags at home] to support No plastic bags program of Maharashtra government . In this program they take sessions in various parts of Mumbai to teach public about making of paper bags. It's also helpful to those who are free at home. They can earn handsome amount by using their skill. Trinetra Foundation is the only N.G.O. in India which offers the ANTI SUICIDE program . They help those who try and think about suicide. They have a special team to handle it.   We love to work for Maharashtra government and Government Of India  to solve problem of farmers suicide. Dr. Amitabh  Gosh a Psychiatrist is only one doctor in india who is specialist in psychodrama serving with Trinetra that make them more proud. They are planning to start their servi

House of Paragon launches Lifestyle Label EEKEN for Trendy Millennials

Designed in London, UK and made in India to target the hip and savvy Gen Z  Genuine leather sneakers for men and women, offering top-notch quality, stylish designs at promising prices MUMBAI, December 24, 2019 : Paragon Footwear, the pioneer Indian footwear company launched its athleisure and lifestyle brand EEKEN , for the young, fun and active Gen Z audience. Brand EEKEN is created with the intention of injecting moments of unadulterated cool into the daily lives, routines and fashion of young and energetic consumer by offering a range of lifestyle sneakers that are accessible, durable and attuned to ‘weekend life’. The name ‘EEKEN’ comes, quite literally, from the middle of the ‘weekend’. EEKEN range will focus on shoes (Lifestyle, Canvas and Athleisure); Sandals & Flip-flop segments which are designed in London UK and made in India. The EEKEN range will have over 80 unique shoe designs in the first phase. Over the next quarter, the consumers will have the optio

India ITME Society launches commemorative postal stamp

Mumbai, Dec 20, 2019……… India ITME Society today announced its 40 th year of service to the Indian & International Textile Machinery & Textile Technology industry.  To celebrate their undeterred and excellent service for over four decades, India ITME Society launched a commemorative postal stamp as a mark of pride and humble gratitude to a great nation. PHOTO CAPTION :  ( from Left to Right ) : Mr Ketan Sanghvi , Treasurer ITME, Former Chief Justice of India, Shri P Sathasivam , H.E Ms Dorothy Tembo , Dy Exe Director of Intl Trade Centre, UN, Mr Harishankar , Chairman of India ITME Society and Ms Swati Pandey - Postmaster General (Mumbai Region), India Post (Govt. of India). India ITME Society took a bold step towards projecting India as a friendly & feasible sourcing destination for African SMEs, Designers & Entrepreneurs.   This aided in opening up new customers for the Indian Textile Industry. During this memorable event, it organized a B2B meeting