Stars Gear Up For CBL’s Season2 • Launched new initiative to encourage aspiring badminton players Chennai, 7th February 2018: Season2 of India’s first Sportainment property in Badminton, CBL (Celebrity Badminton League), was officially launched at a formal press meet by the founding team – Mr. Hemachandran, Mr. Raghuraman and Mr. Praveen, in the presence of franchise owners and other dignitaries. Scheduled to take place on 25th February, 2018, CBL Season2 will have celebrities from four southern film industries participating in the tournament. Similar to last year, CBL Season2 will have four teams - Gokulam Chennai Rockers from Kollywood, Kerala Royals from Mollywood, Tollywood Thunders from Tollywood and Karnataka Warriors from Sandalwood. Whilst the team owners of Tollywood Thunde
TVS launches its first 125cc scooter – NTORQ – at Rs 58,750 CHENNAI, FEBRUARY 6, TVS Motor Company has launched 125cc scooter Ntorq 125, which the company describes as the first-ever app-enabled performance scooter in the country. Targeted at youth segment, Ntorq 125, which marks the company’s entry into the 125cc scooter segment, comes with an ex-showroom (New Delhi) price of Rs. 58,750. The new model is expected to further strengthen TVS Motor’s position in the scooter segment and help boost its market share. The other major players in the 125cc scooter category are Honda (Grazia) and Suzuki (Access) “There is a segment that is emerging stronger – young India. The size of the opportunity is about 10 per cent of the market now. This new scooter has been designed keeping them in
SUPERCHEF CHENNAI 2018 This past weekend, SuperChef Chennai was back with its super successful International Food Carnival for food lovers of Chennai, as well as an exciting cooking contest for the city's budding chefs! On February 3 & 4, 2018, food lovers from across the city were treated to a weekend to remember! Packed with culinary delights, celebrity chefs and thrilling cook-offs, the SuperChef Chennai Contest & International Food Carnival 2018 was an event not to be missed. Organised by the Madras Cosmopolitan Ladies Circle 38 and the Madras Cosmopolitan Round Table 94, this annual fundraiser was made possible with the partnership of The Park Hotels, Chennai and Nova, as well as with the support of the Arcot Foundation. The International Food Carnival, held on February...
CavinKare and Ability Foundation Honors Exemplary Achievers with Disabilities At the 16th CavinKare Ability Awards 2018. Six achievers from across the country honored. Chennai, 5th February 2018: Diversified FMCG Conglomerate, CavinKare Pvt Ltd and National NGO Ability Foundation, today honored 6 remarkable achievers with disabilities at the 16th Edition of CavinKare Ability Awards 2018. Held at Sir Mutha Venkatasubba Rao Auditorium, the award function recognized and showcased exemplary success of people with disabilities. The evening kickstarted with a rap song by well known rapper and host for the evening, Blaaze. His introductory rap in sign language was a key highlight of the event. The evening’s cultural component was a scintillating solo dance performance by well known actor/da
எஸ்.ஆர்.எம் கலை மற்றும் அறிவியல் கல்லூரி 21 ஆவது பட்டமளிப்பு விழா சிறப்பு விருந்தினர் – திரு. சுனீல் பாலீவால் அவர்கள் இ.ஆ.ப முதன்மைச்செயலாளர், உயர்கல்வித்துறை – தமிழக அரசு. தலைமை – திருமிகு. T.R.பாரிவேந்தர் அவர்கள், நிறுவனர் எஸ்.ஆர்.எம் கல்விக் குழுமம். முன்னிலை – முனைவர் கே. சுப்புராம் முதல்வர் எஸ்.ஆர்.எம் கலை அறிவியல் கல்லூரி. புகழ்பெற்ற எஸ்.ஆர்.எம் கல்விக் குழுமத்தின் அங்கமான எஸ்.ஆர்.எம் கலை மற்றும் அறிவியல் கல்லூரியின் 21 ஆவது பட்டமேற்பு விழா பிப்ரவரி 3 ஆம் நாள் காலை 11.30 மணிக்குக் காட்டாங்குளத்தூர் வளாகத்தில் அமைந்துள்ள டி.பி. கணேசன் கலையரங்கில் நடைபெறறது. இக்கல்லூரி தலைசிறந்த கல்வியாளர் முனைவர் T.R.பாரிவேந்தர் அவர்களால் 1993 -94 ஆம் கல்வியாண்டில் சென்னைப்பல்கலைக்கழக அங்கீகாரத்துடன் துவங்கப்பட்டது. தற்பொழுது 2502 மாணவர்களைக் கொண்டு 19 துறைகளில் 119 பேராசிரியர்களுடன் இயங்க
Hindustan Group of Institutions to support Audrey Maben, daughter to fly around the world in 80 days in a Motor Glider Chennai, 2nd Feb 2018: Hindustan Group of Institutions has confirmed its support to a unique circumnavigation attempt by a Mother and Daughter Team who will embark on a first-of-its-kind circumnavigation attempt around the globe in a motor glider to create a new world record. Captain Audrey Deepika Maben and her daughter Amy Mehta will set a new world record by attempting to travel across 21 countries covering 50,000 km in 80 days in a Motor Glider. This effort is supported by Orient Flight Aviation Academy, part of the Hindustan Group of Institutions and will showcase the grit and determination of two women who are all set to take to the skies in a unique show of
Seize the days of unstoppable entertainment at Hindustan College of Arts & Science Mega Cultural Fest “ HINDOTSAV- 2018” Padur,Chennai: Celebrated Never like before. Celebrations and festivals are a part of college life and youngsters get an opportunity to be in at least one of them. What gives it a shot in the arm is being a part of an enthralling mega inter-collegiate festival that the youngsters will vouch for. Hindustan College of Arts & Science claims that their festival “ HINDOTSAV 2018” could might as well be the talk of the town. Apart from effervescent events like DJ hunt, red carpet, freestyle battle and body building, this year they have included eight more vibrant competitions like dubsmash, treasure hunt, meme creation, selfie spot etc. There are thirty different com
Post Budget 2018 - Education Comment - Dr R Theyvendran MDIS Secretary-General "From an education perspective, the Union Budget proposals for 2018 – 2019 look progressive. One conspicuous highlight is its focus on enhancing the quality of education. For more than a decade now there has been a lot of debate surrounding the quality of education and how to maximise learning outcomes in India. The Hon’ble Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley’s focus on using digital technology for enhancing the scope of the sector is bound to be a game changer in the country’s education system. The start of an integrated B. Ed. program with teachers training as the main focus will ensure better educationists, which in turn will ensure better quality students and a more responsible education structure. The propos
CREDAI President_ Jaxay Shah's Quote on The 2018 Union Budget Budget adopts a fresh and bold approach by targeting education and health not as benefits but instruments of growth and development. Agriculture, investment and jobs were the three critical tests for the Budget as pointed out by Economic Survey and the Budget passes these tests with flying colors. Real estate had just received a major reduction from 12 per cent to 8% in GST on January 25, 2018. The Budget has added to this concession for housing by adopting a target of 31 lakh homes in 2018-19 to be built in urban areas and 51 lakh in rural areas. In order to do so, Government has planned a dedicated Affordable Housing Fund under NHB with priority sector lending shortfall contributing to this fund. Government assuming owners...
Quote on Budget 2018 by Mr. Rohit Saboo, President and CEO, National Engineering Industries Limited (NEI) With reference to the Budget 2018, Quote from Mr. Rohit Saboo, President and CEO, National Engineering Industries Limited (NEI). “While there was no specific mention about the automobile industry in the budget, the sector is poised to benefit from the government's strong focus on boosting infrastructure and connectivity. Increased allocation of funds for roads and highways will bring positive sentiments for the sector by increasing demand for transport. Infrastructure development has always been prerequisite for growth and the key focus towards boosting rural economy and improving the farming sector will further spur the demand for automobile components especially for tractors and