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First Ever State Visit of Commonwealth of Nations Secretary General Patricia Scotland

Friends of Commonwealth led by Mr. Amreesh Chandra, Group President India, GEMS Education and NIINE , an NGO working towards menstrual hygiene for girls across India together welcomed Ms. Patricia Janet Scotland, Secretary General of the Commonwealth Nations, Her Excellency Right Honourable Baroness Scotland of Asthal on her maiden visit …

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NatureFresh Sampoorna Chakki Atta promotes Food Security with #NoKhaaliPet Campaign

On the occasion of Human Rights Day, NatureFresh Sampoorna Chakki Atta, one of the fastest growing atta brands in the country from Cargill in India, promotes Food Security with its new brand campaign #NoKhaaliPet. Food security as per Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is defined “when all people, at all …

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VODAFONE SUPERZOOZOO – THE SUPERHERO OF THE DIGITAL WORLD MAKES ITS DEBUT AT DELHI COMICCON 2017

The much-awaited Comic Con 2017 will see one of the most unusual Superheroes make its debut with a bang!! Vodafone India brings Super Zoozoo to this annual congregation of the comic superheroes – the first ever corporate mascot to be inducted into the league of Superheroes of the Comic World. Super Zoozoo is an …

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OBOPAY Secures a Pre-paid Instrument License from RBI

OBOPAY, the global mobile payment solutions company, recently announced that the company has secured alicense for Prepaid Payment Instrument (PPI) from the Reserve Bank of India to operate a semi-closed loop wallet in the country. The company will also be using the license in propelling the business in its B2B operationsby co-branding …

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Consumer Search Trends: Looking for Bigger Larger Houses in 2&3 BHK Sizes

Government’s recent decision to revise the carpet area for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) seems to be reflected in the latest Magicbricks Consumer Search Trends, which revealed thatover the last 12 months consumer preferences in both 2&3 BHK is now shifting to larger apartment sizes in 1250-2000 sq.ft. Magicbricks consumer search trend report Magicbricks Consumer …

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Vodafone delights its customers in Bihar & Jharkhand with the launch of ‘Vodafone Super Plan’

With the onset of festive season, Vodafone India, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, has introduced an attractive value proposition – ‘Vodafone Super Plan’ for the prepaid customers in Bihar & Jharkhand region, with unlimited calling and data benefits bundled in it. The new festive pack, priced at Rs.179 enables customers to …

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CHOLA INKS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH JCB

Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Limited (Chola), the financial services arm of the Murugappa Group, today announced a strategic partnership with JCB India Ltd, a leading manufacturer of earthmoving and construction equipment in the country. As part of the agreement, Chola will commence financing of JCB’s entire range of construction equipment and machinery …

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Vodafone M-Pesa Enables Rural Rajasthan Go Cashless

Supporting the Government of India’s Digital India programme, Vodafone M-Pesa has been helping urban and rural residents of Rajasthan to go digital and adopt a cashless living. 75% of total customers who all are paying EMIs of various banking & non-banking financial companies are eligible to pay their EMIs through M-Pesa. …

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Krackerjack Karnival is Back in Delhi with its 13th Edition

New Delhi: The festive season is round the corner, and Krackerjack Karnival featuring a host of festive activities for children and their parents, is one of the best ways to celebrate Christmas and the New Year. The 13th edition of India’s largest event for family and children is back at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium …

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Sharad Kelkar Unveils Teaser Poster of Raakshas

Popular Actor Sharad Kelkar unveils the first teaser poster of upcoming Marathi horror movie, Raakshas, also starring Sai Tamhankar. The actor Sharad Kelkar took to his social media account and released the teaser poster of the film. He wrote, “शुsss! राक्षस जागा होतो आहे. @samitkakkad Films presents #Raakshas @raakshasthefilm Produced …

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