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Lokhandwala street festival gains momentum

Surjeet Singh Dadiala, Arjun Kapoor , Raj Thackeray, Piya Valecha and Shalini Thackeray at Lokhandwala Street Festival Lokhandwala Street Festival in a couple of weeks has gained immense popularity, drawing large crowds, and spreading the mantra of fit and healthy living. The event saw the presence of Arjun Kapoor, Raj Thackeray, Karanvir Bohra, Jeetendra Thackeray,

MP Gajanan Kirtikar’s adopted village students participated in IISF -2016

Students from Asud Village of Dapoli Taluka in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra leaving for Delhi in Rajdhani train from Mumbai Central. The Students of Asud Village of Dapoli Taluka in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra reached Delhi to participate second India International Science Festival (IISF-2016) which is inaugurated in New Delhi. The students travelled to Delhi

A new horizon begins: First Indo-French S.T.E.A.M School chapter launched in Mumbai

Yves Perrin the Consul General of France in Mumbai, engrossed in conversation with students of Indo-French S.T.E.A.M School. Pics:Marine Ragnet It’s a sign of strengthening age old ties of Indo French relationship. First Indo-French S.T.E.A.M School is coming into existence in Mumbai. Indo-French S.T.E.A.M School is designed by Makers’s Asylum, a makerspace in Mumbai, India

Fifth forum on Tibet’s development held in Lhasa

Fifth forum on the Development of Tibet, China 2016 held in plush Intercontinental Hotel in Lhasa. The two-day forum, with the theme “New Phase of Tibet’s Development: Innovative, Coordinated, Green, Open and Shared Development”, was jointly organized by China’s State Council Information Office and the Tibet regional government. It is the second of its kind

Postman Ajit A. Sawant Honoured

The delivery post office of Jakaria Road, Malad (West) honoured the ‘Best Performance of the Month February 2016′ to Postman Ajit A. Sawant. The honour was bestowed by Postmaster Prabhunarayan Bharadwaj (Grade I) on Monday 28th March, 2016. “Postal department has decided to award the best performers of the month in order to increase the

Stars & Ugly Face of Media

Social media, the platform that engages, informs and entertains, comes with a caveat. It tends to be meddling. And many times, the incursions that follow are blatantly disgusting. One recent case in point has been the infinite conjecture on the secretive lives of Bollywood stars Arbaaz Khan and Malaika Arora-Khan. For some time now, gossip

Culinary legend Satish Arora hanging up his ladle, apron & chef cap after serving for almost 50 years with the Taj Group

Satish Arora with Ratan Tata Yes, you heard it right; it’s the end of an era. Satish Arora, Director Food Production – Taj Sats, after 50 years in the kitchen is retiring on March 31st, 2016 after an impressive almost 50 years. He is popularly known as Bhishma Pitamah in Indian hospitality industry. He has


“Whenever we take up any development work, we circulate the balance sheet amongst members so they know where their money is going” – Sanjay Parashar “We are also planning to take up ‘Swachh Cosmos Abhiyan’ wherein we are going to give kids complete authority to plan an activity for the society” – Chairman Ravinder Bedi