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MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

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MS Dhoni Supports Ranchi Team of Hockey India League

Hockey India League today announced Captain of India Cricket Team, MS Dhoni in support of Sahara India Pariwar as the new franchisee owners for the Ranchi team. Coining the team Ranchi Rays, MS Dhoni was himself present for the announcement conference held in Ranchi today alongwith Abhijit Sarkar, head-Corporate Communications, Sahara India Pariwar and director [...]

Kailash Satyarthi from India Wins Nobel Peace Prize

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Kailash Satyarthi from India Wins Nobel Peace Prize

The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014 is to be awarded to Kailash Satyarthi from India and Malala Yousafzay from Pakistan for their struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education. Children must go to school and not be [...]

How Pallavi Got the Chance to Work with Sexual Wellbeing Brand Durex

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How Pallavi Got the Chance to Work with Sexual Wellbeing Brand Durex

After 2 months of screening process, RB India and Durex announced Wednesday the winner of RB Mavericks 2014 – the 8th Annual Case Study Competition of RB. Pallavi Chakravorty from IIT-Madras rose up to the grand challenge and outshined over 1,000 applicants to win the coveted title. Pallavi Chakravorty won the grand prize of securing [...]

Living History: Dalai Lama Needs Your Money

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Living History: Dalai Lama Needs Your Money

The Dalai Lama Foundation, a global, non-profit organization focused on peace and ethics education, today kicks off development of The Living History of the Dalai Lama. It is the first of three phases that will comprise the new Dalai Lama Foundation Global Center For Peace. Scheduled to launch in mid-2015, Living History will be a [...]

DLF Offers ‘Prime Towers’ Spaces in South Delhi

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DLF Offers ‘Prime Towers’ Spaces in South Delhi

‘Prime Towers’ from the realty major, DLF, is situated in the heart of South Delhi. According to DLF, the building is fully approved and it has commenced giving possession of shops and offices. Project Details: 1.92 Hectares with 70% open space 57,500 square meters (approx.) built-up area Ground + 8 Floors Ground Floor for Retail [...]

Starbucks Opens First Community Store in Korea

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Starbucks Opens First Community Store in Korea

Celebrating its 15 years in Korea, Starbucks today opened the first Community Store in the Daehakro neighborhood of Seoul. KRW300 (30 cents U.S.) from every purchase at this store will go to Green Umbrella ChildFund Korea (GUCFK) to directly support lifelong skills development for youth through the Starbucks Comprehensive Youth Leadership Program. The Starbucks Comprehensive [...]

NASA Issues Statement on India’s Mars Orbiter Mission

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NASA Issues Statement on India’s Mars Orbiter Mission

India’s space program achieved a milestone Wednesday when Mars Orbiter – also known as – Mangalyaan – reached Mars. The Mangalyaan robotic mechanism will study the atmosphere around the Red Planet. India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) scientists with a tweet “Through your brilliance and hard work, you have made [...]

Will Indian Muslims Live and Die for India?

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Will Indian Muslims Live and Die for India?

Muslims are now facing a new phase of neglect under the Narendra Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), which formed the government in India in May this year. By Rakesh Raman A TV interview, which can only be called a mock show, India’s Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi faced CNN’s Fareed Zakaria on Sunday, Sept. 21. [...]

Christianity Under Attack in China

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Christianity Under Attack in China

After the stepped up attacks on Christianity from the Islamic fundamentalists, now Chinese have decided to follow suit. Christians in China are facing an increasing severity of government crackdown, as authorities are targeting churches in an attempt to check the growing dominance of Christianity in the world’s most populated country. The latest attack on a [...]

Crowdsourcing Platform: Bridge to Kashmir

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Crowdsourcing Platform: Bridge to Kashmir

Software and services company iYogi has launched “Bridge to Kashmir,” an initiative to rebuild lives and livelihoods affected by the recent floods in Jammu & Kashmir. The company aims to raise USD 100 million towards this effort over the next two years. iYogi has built a crowdsourcing platform to support the initiative. The site will [...]

Ten Sports and WWE Expand Partnership in India

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Ten Sports and WWE Expand Partnership in India

WWE (NYSE:WWE) and Ten Sports have extended their television distribution agreement for five more years through 2019 while growing their partnership beyond WWE’s weekly flagship programming to include localized content, more languages, and live events. In addition to the continued broadcasts of WWE’s flagship programs Raw, SmackDown, NXT and monthly pay-per-view specials, starting January 1, [...]

Kiyaa Fashion Doll Launched in India

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Kiyaa Fashion Doll Launched in India

Hyderabad’s startup Shel Studio has introduced “Kiyaa”—a fashion doll in India. ‘Kiyaa’, means cooing of the bird in Sanskrit language. The doll has realistic Indian face, features and contemporary teenager characteristics. It is a premium Doll with Indian heart and soul that engages to impart values, culture and history to children, says the company. “It [...]