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International Features Galore at Hong Kong Book Fair

Europe x Hong Kong over Le Petit Prince, comics, film and much more   10 July 2017 - A strong international line-up will feature at the 28th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, which will host around 670 exhibitors from 37 countries and regions from 19-25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and

Dehradun: From a weekend gateway to a promising higher education hub

Till few years back the hilly towns of Dehradun and Mussoorie used to be one of the preferred weekend gateway and vacation spots as these offered comfort of nature and convenience of urban facilities. Still a favorite amongst tourists, these locations have a new fan-following from under-graduate and post-graduate students. Though a mention of Dehradun

A Tale of Two Spirits – Monoranjan Roy CMD, Pincon Spirit Limited

Let me re-tell the Tale of two Spirits. Of two generations of highly creative people in two different lands, united in their raw creativity and their “weaknesses” (I personally prefer the term “willingness” – to indulge, imbibe) for their preferred poison. Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Charles Baudelaire, Paul Verlaine, Arthur Rimbaud, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Amedeo Modigliani, Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, Oscar Wilde, Marcel Proust, Aleister

Study Abroad? 5 things you must know to plan ahead – Sucharita Basu, Director, L’avenir Education Services

WHY COUNSELLING? In this present era of educated consumers, Academic counselling can potentially help students move towards a personally determined and evolving “preferred” future.  We believe that Counselling is a shared responsibility between an advisor and the student. And at L’avenir, we guide them in understanding the options, determine resources and when necessary, identify the

Zynna introduces enthralling and charming collection from STOF, France

New Delhi, Wednesday, October 05, 2016: Zynna, worldwide famous for its extensive range collection in fabrics has now launched its lively and frisky collection of upholstery from STOF, France. The collection is a fresh contemporary assortment which comprises of stylish colors, rich textures and pretty patterns that can transform a room into a dignified look.

May a thousand songs bloom – the Story of Subhadra Baulani and banglanatak dot com led AFL

Subhadra Baulani* is a voice that refused to be silenced. She was hailed as a nightingale when she learnt to mimic the songs her brothers sang, but was forbidden to sing in public because of existing social norms and was packed off in marriage as a child. Her husband encouraged her to pursue her inner

DUBAI KARTDROME RACERS PREPARE TO COMPETE IN 2016 SWS WORLD FINALS IN FRANCE

Local drivers will challenge some of the best leisure karters in the world   Dubai, UAE, 6 July 2016: An elite collection of Dubai Kartdrome’s finest racers will represent the UAE on the world stage at the Racing Kart de Cormeilles (RKC) near Paris, France tomorrow (Thursday) to determine the top Sodi World Series (SWS)

ANDRITZ receives order for extension of La Coche pumped storage power station, France

Graz/Vienna, February 1st . ANDRITZ HYDRO, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received an order from Electricité de France (EDF) to supply a turbine generator unit with an output of 240 megawatts for the extension of the La Coche pumped storage power station, France. Start-up is scheduled for 2019. The order value amounts to approximately

FIRST MEETING OF NEW EUROMETAL PRESIDENCY

The newly elected EUROMETAL Presidency met for the first time in Düsseldorf on 19. January 2016 under the chairmanship of EUROMETAL president, Jens Lauber, CEO TATA Steel Distribution Mainland Europe. Besides President Jens Lauber, EUROMETAL Presidency board consists of: First Vice president Robert Kay, FERONA, Czech Republic, Vice-presidents Mikael Nyquist, TIBNOR, Sweden, Johan Rosseel, GRYMAFER,

HERE makes HD map data in US, France, Germany and Japan available for automated vehicle tests

Berlin, Germany – HERE, a leader in mapping, navigation and location services, is making high-definition (HD) mapping data of sections of public roads in four countries available to all automotive companies to support their highly automated vehicle initiatives. HERE has been developing its HD map using its LiDAR-equipped data capture vehicles and advanced processing technologies.