Neha Mittal is a woman with a “never-say-die” spirit. In the pandemic, when she saw people struggling for medical devices who were unable to get them because of their high pricing, she sought to provide helping hands to not just one or two but millions out there.
Advertisements and commercials are everywhere. Billboards on the sides of buildings, posters on bus stops, commercials that interrupt television shows, the banners you see on websites, and the flyers that get shoved through your door are just some of the many examples.
Kolkata/IBNS: 24 GHANTA – Round the clock, Kolkata's first 24-hour online grocery shop, opened in Rajarhat offering over 8000 products and boasting of almost 400 brands.
New Delhi/UNI: Content creators these days have become a regular part of many lives. Be it brands or consumers everyone hinges on them to engage with social media users or to influence their buying choice, and to make recommendations that might benefit both the seller and the consumer.
Gambling in India is illegal, at least at first sight. But there are some ways to enjoy it in a legal way. To bet on results and to gamble with cards or at other games has been done around the word since forever. Some classic Indian games can now be played legally in India at lots of online casinos.
Audi had been out of action in our market for quite some time, but that was until a year-and-a-half ago. New models have been popping up since, like Audi's entry-level model – the Q2 crossover, the stunning-looking and feature-packed A6 and the most hardcore and sportiest of them all, the S5 Sportback. Audi's cars have always offered great luxury and the new styling seems to be gripping the market well. We pick out a few models you might like to consider buying.
The hospitality industries in USA and India have experienced declines throughout 2020 while a devastating second wave in India crashed hopes of an early recovery. The industry relies on business travel for a significant portion of their revenue, but the pandemic sent business travellers home to meet online. Morgan Smith, Isabella Ledonne and Maddy Ryley from USA and Vanshika Lohia, Bala Singh and Pratibha Singh from India report on the crisis
Kolkata/IBNS: With Father’s Day just a few days away, planning something grand for your father is the best way to tell him how much you love and care for him.
Mumbai: Senco Gold & Diamonds, one of India’s largest jewellery retail chain, has signed the internationally acclaimed Indian sprinter and current national champion in the women's 100m event, Dutee Chand, as the company’s new brand ambassador. With the world celebrating Pride Month the signing is significant for the LGBTQ community as the athelete has come out as a lesbian and spoke about being in a same-sex relationship.
Mumbai/IBNS: BOOM Live, a fact-checking initiative, announced the launch of senior citizen workshops towards coronavirus awareness and five short informational films to highlight pandemic appropriate behavior.
Kolkata/IBNS: Two leading jewellers of Kolkata are offering a special line of jewellery for men keeping the upcoming festival of ‘Jamai Sasthi’ (June 16 this year) in mind, a festival where the sons-in-law are feted by the bride’s family.
New York: The creative and cultural industry has played an essential role the world over throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and deserve more support moving forward, the President of the General Assembly said on Friday.
Mussouri, India/IBNS: On the occasion of Ruskin Bond's 87th birthday, the team at learning and entertainment platform unluclass came together and in his honour, released a short audio visual story called “Rusty's Birthday Adventure”.
The impact that Covid-19 has had on the movie industry worldwide is metamorphic. Lauren Polanski, Sophia Gonzalez and Skylar Laird from USA and Avra Biswas from India report on the rise of OTT and downturn of big screen amid a raging pandemic
The devastating economic fallout of COVID-19 does not spare museums too. As the world marks International Museums Day on May 18, IBNS correspondent Supriyo Hazra caught up with Vinod Daniel, Member, Board, International Council of Museums (ICOM), Paris. Excerpts: