GOLLAPUDI SRINIVAS NATIONAL AWARD 2017 goes to  Konkona Sen Sharma for her debut film “A Death in the Gunj”       

  Chennai:16 .03. 2018. The 21st Gollapudi Srinivas National Award for the Best Debut film (2017) was bagged by     Konkona Sen Sharma for her film  “A Death in the Gunj”(English/Bengali ). The film was selected from 23 nominations from across the country in many languages including English, Malayalam, Tamil, Assamese, Bengali, Marathi and Kannada. The jury consisted of Shri. Singeetam Srinivasa Rao Veteran Film Director, Ms

Harvard University Opens Office in New Delhi

New Delhi, 16th March 2018: The Lakshmi Mittal South Asia Institute (SAI), Harvard University, today officially opened its new India headquarters in New Delhi. Professor Mark Elliott, Harvard’s Vice Provost for International Affairs and a world-renowned historian of China, inaugurated the headquarters at The Imperial Hotel, Janpath. Harvard historian and Indian Member of Parliament Professor Sugata Bose, SAI Executive

Polar Analyzes 6 Million Nights of Sleep to Reveal the Sleep Habits of 28 Countries

KEMPELE, FINLAND – March 16, 2018 –Polar, the leader in wearable sports and fitness technology for more than 40 years, has revealed original insights into the sleep habits of the U.S. and 27 additional counties. Polar analyzed an anonymized user sample of over 6 million sleep nights to provide a unique look into weekend and

EU project LSFM4LIFE.  A new video to raise awareness about type 1 diabetes (T1D)

Promising new angle on curing type 1 diabetes. The LSFM4LIFE project continues on with the devoted work on finding a long-term solution to cure type 1 diabetes. A sustainable and effective cure for the disease is a very important unmet need that the research performed by the LSFM4LIFE project aims to find a solution for. On

Japan will see hojicha boom with more food and drink launches, says GlobalData

Japan is witnessing a new tea boom with the growing popularity of roasted green tea–hojicha. As a result, major food and beverage firms are rushing to introduce a number of hojicha-flavored food and drink products to capitalize on the opportunity, says leading data and analytics company GlobalData. Tea is the most popular beverage in Japan

Pietro Fiorentini Announces First NB-IoT Smart Gas Meter to Comply with EU Ready for Commercial Use Directives

[India, New Delhi, March 16, 2018] Pietro Fiorentini, a pioneer in NB-IoT for Smart Meters, said its RSE model Smart Gas Meter with 3GPP NB-IoT enabled connectivity has met European Union approvals. It becomes the first Smart Gas Meter with NB-IoT connectivity on the market to bear the EU’s RED (Radio Emission Directive), MID (Measuring

Federal Bank Offers UPI Payment Facility to BSNL Customers

Mumbai, 16th March 2018: Federal Bank associates with BSNL for offering UPI payment services to BSNL customers. All BSNL landline and mobile customers can pay their bills or recharge their mobiles using Unified Payment Interface (UPI) powered by Federal Bank in the BSNL website. The customer needs to have UPI Virtual Payment Address (VPA) and

Over 450 brands to showcase at the 14th edition of Gem & Jewellery India International Exhibition (GJIIE) in Chennai

South India’s Mega B2B Gem and Jewellery Extravaganza by MJDMA and UBM India   Chennai, 9th  March, 2018: Madras Jewellers and Diamond Merchants Association (MJDMA) and UBM India are set to bring back the mega B2B show-  the Gem & Jewellery India International Exhibition ( GJIIE ) at the Chennai Trade Centre from 23rd –


Improved passenger experience and efficient operations goal of new operator in Brazil INDIA – 16 March 2018 – SITA is playing a central role in modernizing Brazil’s Florianópolis-Hercílio Luz International Airport (FLN) by providing the technology to make the airport’s passenger services and operations more efficient. Located on the island of Santa Catarina, a famous

Designer Rosy Ahluwalia became the first Indian designer to represent India at Tribute to Hollywood Haute Couture Oscar Fashion Show 2018

Designer Rosy Ahluwalia became the first designer from India to showcase her collection at Tribute to Hollywood Haute Couture Oscar Fashion Show 2018 happened at West Hollywood, California. It’s a pride to represent India on such a big platform where she has presented her Indian Fusion Collection with jewellery partner Voylla Fashion Jewelry. Rosy Ahluwalia said