Former Fortune Deputy Editor Aveek Datta has joined Bandhan Bank as Deputy Vice President Public Relations.Apart from driving the bank ''s communications and public relations efforts, Datta will be working on building brand reputation via media relations (with a special focus on financial media), assisting investor relations with its communications needs, aiding thought leadership and creating strategic messaging frameworks. He will also be seen advising the senior management on communications strategy and media opportunities.
Today is the last day of the Amazon Freedom Sale 2019. The sale kicked off earlier this week to celebrate the upcoming Independence Day (August 15) in India. Amazon is offering discounts and bundled offers on a large selection of mobile phones, Amazon devices, TVs, speakers, and other electronics. In case you were too busy, you still have around 12 hours left to grab some great deals before the sale ends at midnight tonight. It's also a good chance to grab a great last minute gift for Raksha Bandhan for your loved ones.
Putting a lid to speculation about whether BSP is contemplating to go alone in Uttar Pradesh after SP BSP RLD #39;s Mahagathbandhan failed to contain saffron surge in Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati has made her decision public. BSP supremo said: "Ever since SP BSP coalition took place, SP Chief Akhilesh Yadav amp; his wife Dimple Yadav have given me a lot of respect. I also forgot all our differences in the interest of the nation, amp; gave them respect. Our relation isn #39;t only for politics, it #39;ll continue forever. ".
Hopeful that gathbandhan votes will go to Congress in Amethi, Rae Bareli: Mayawati #039;Your karma awaits you #039;: Rahul on PM Modi #039;s #039;Bhrashtachari No. 1 #039; remark Arvind Kejriwal: Attack on me aimed at suppressing voices critical of PM Modi The India March for Science will be held on August 9 across cities, it was announced.(Express File Photo by Praveen Khanna) Written by Aaron Christopher and Abha GoradiaPolicymakers in many countries today are undermining the role of science in society by systematically ignoring scientific data on the status of the planet, according to scientists and academicians.
There are indications that Priyanka Gandhi can be a joint Opposition candidate to take on Prime Minister Modi in Varanasi. Sources told India Today that recent hints from Priyanka Gandhi were in all seriousness and it was as much a message to mahagathbandhan as it was to her own party,
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today called "Mahagathbandhan" or grand alliance a self destructive "coalition of rivals" and said the choice before voters in the general elections would be either "Modi or chaos".
In a setback to the opposition Mahagathbandhan, the Congress on Tuesday shut its doors on an alliance with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that rules Delhi. The decision was taken after the Congress s state unit told party president Rahul Gandhi that it did not favour an alliance with the party led by Arvind Kejriwal.Senior opposition leaders such as West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress (TMC) chief Mamata Banerjee and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar have tried to bring the arch rivals of Delhi together to pool together anti Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) votes, raising the possibility of an alliance between the Congress and AAP.
Attempts to form an alliance in New Delhi between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) and the Congress have failed, with the Rahul Gandhi led party #39;unanimously #39; deciding against forming a pre poll gathbandhan with Arvind Kejriwal #39;s party.Addressing media following a meeting of the Congress party #39;s Delhi leadership in which party president Rahul Gandhi was also present, former Delhi CM Sheila Dikshit made the announcement.
The mega rally of the opposition in Delhi, ambitiously dubbed "Mahagathbandhan 2.0" by Mamata Banerjee, ended up expositing chinks in the opposition rather than its unity this morning. The Bengal Chief Minister, one of the prime movers behind the initiative, did not show up at Jantar Mantar, Delhi's designated rally venue, till late in the afternoon. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is hosting the rally, was seen sitting at the protest venue, flanked by key Left leaders Sitaram Yechury and A Raja.
AAP member questions sacking of internal Lokpal, gets suspended AAP forms unit in Mizoram AAP leader Bhagwant Mann at the meet, The Aam Aadmi Party will contest parliamentary polls in states where the BJP is strong, and will monitor the situation in the country before taking a call on being the part of grand alliance, said senior party leader Gopal Rai on Friday, adding that the party has decided to fight the autocracy of the Narendra Modi government. The Aam Aadmi Party will fight against this autocracy by challenging the BJP in states where it is strong, he said. Rai, when asked about AAP s participation in the proposed Mahagathbandhan , said: We will monitor the situation and take a decision accordingly .
Krishnamurthy Subramanian holds a PhD from the Chicago Booth School of Business and is a top ranking IIT IIM alumnus. According to ISB s website, he is also one of the world s leading experts in banking, corporate governance and economic policy. He has also lent his services as a part of the expert committees on Corporate Governance for the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) and on Governance of Banks for The Reserve Bank of India (RBI). He had since established himself as one of the chief architects of corporate governance and banking reforms in India.Subramanian also serves as a member of SEBI s Standing Committees on Alternative Investment Policy, Primary Markets, Secondary Markets and Research. He is on the boards of Bandhan Bank, The National Institute of Bank Management and the RBI Academy as a part of his corporate policy work.
New Delhi: The daughter of legendary actress Sridevi, Janhvi Kapoor has established a place for herself in the industry with her smashing entry into the film business with 'Dhadak'. A film by Shashank Khaitan was made under the banner of Karan Johar's Dharma Productions. The film got her rave reviews for their acting and her looks. And within days of the release of her debut film, Janhvi bagged another biggie from Dharma Productions 'Takht'. The film will be a period drama by Karan Johar and will also stars Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Vicky Kaushal and Bhumi Pednekar.
New Delhi: Giving a clarion call of lsquo;Ajeya Bharat, Atal BJP ' (Invincible India, firm BJP), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday told BJP leaders that the party has no ”chunauti (challenge) ” for 2019 as the ”so called Mahagatbandhan (coalition of political parties) ” against the BJP led NDA has ”no leadership ” and has ”unclear policy and corrupt intention ”.
The new BSNL plan 399 is launched on the eve of Raksha Bandhan. The plan is the best plan of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited and also best among the rest as this plan doesn;t come with any limit on the usage of calling and data. In this plan, all calls are free and unlimited, whether they are local calls, STD calls or Roaming calls.The another best part of the BSNL new recharge plan 399 is that the calling to Mumbai and Delhi Circles are also free in this plan. Usually, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited doesn 't offer free calling to these circles. The validity of the plan is 74 days. Well, there is no information regarding the plan that it is available for how many days.
The state run telco, Bhartiya Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL remains active in order to keep up with the price war in the telecom industry. The telecom operator has recently launched new plans and revised the existing ones to keep its subscriber base intact. BSNL has always been big on its STVs, especially, around the occasions. In the recent development, BSNL launched a #8216;Rakshabandhan; special prepaid recharge plan worth Rs. 399.BSNL vs Vodafone vs Idea: Prepaid Recharge Plans Under Rs.400 With More Data, Calling Benefits
Champawat: At the Bagwal stone pelting festival in Uttarakhand, as many as 60 people have been reported to have gotten injured on Sunday. Stone fight, a part of the ritual at the Bagwal festival observed on the occasion of Rakshabandhan is an age old custom. The festival is a unique attraction to many tourists who climb rooftops and stairs in the Devidhura village situated in the Champawat district of Uttarakhand.Although, after the High Court directive, stones have officially been replaced with fruits over the past few years, participants in their enthusiasm often pick up stones and get injured.
The one day in the year where we promise not to annoy our trouble our sibling but actually tell them how important they are to us is on Rakshabandhan. While a brother promises to protect his sister against all odds, a sister vows to stand by her brother come what may. Filled with love, compassion and trust, the festival traditionally observes a sister tying a holy thread on her brother's right hand. Commemorated across the nation, Indians gear up to celebrate Rakshabandhan today. While everyone knows how to celebrate the festival, not a lot of people know where exactly did this festival originate from. Adding some fun to the festivities today, we take you back in time and reveal the history behind Rakshabandhan. Although the exact origin continues to be unknown, most myths suggest the festival dates back to Goddess Lakshmi.
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Raksha Bandhan, which is a very important festival in the Hindus, is celebrated with great fervour. On this day, sisters tie a thread on the wrists of their brothers and serve them with sweets. In return, their beloved brothers surprise them with amazing gifts. While this day holds special importance for all the brothers and sisters, it is an important day also because it marks the end of the month of Shravan AKA Sawan. So, let's have a look at the best Raksha Bandhan 2018. WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, SMS wishes and quotes. Scroll down for the details.