MBA

Coursera launches global MBA for APAC learners

New Delhi: Coursera, an online learning platform, recently launched a full-time global MBA programme on its platform in collaboration with Australia’s Macquarie University. The programme targets the workforce in the APAC region and is the first such collaboration with a university in this region. “This is an innovative, forward-looking programme which borrows from the trends of […]

Marketing

Parle Agro in ₹200 crore marketing push for Frooti, Appy Fizz

New Delhi: Parle Agro Pvt Ltd, the makers of beverage brands Frooti and Appy Fizz, will spend ₹200 crore on marketing this year across both brands, with a 100% increase in digital media spends. The summer campaign of Frooti, for the first time, features two big Bollywood celebrities — Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan. Created by advertising […]

Marketing

For OMCs, marketing segment steals the show in the March quarter, but refining remains a drag

Gains from the marketing segment helped state-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) including Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd, Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd and Indian Oil Corp. Ltd make up for the muted performance of the refining segment in the March quarter. Marketing margins of OMCs for the March quarter were higher than expected, as these companies had not passed on the drop in […]

Interior Designer

Millennial-Approved Interior Design Tips for Renters

Last year, 55% of people who moved in the U.S. did so for housing reasons, like relocating to save money or to own instead of rent. However, the reality for countless American millennials is that — while they’d like to purchase a home — renting is the only viable option. And while renting has some benefits, there are certain drawbacks […]

Gadgets

Mandatory test for telecom gadgets from October 1: Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan

All telecom equipment used by operators will have to undergo mandatory testing and get certified by authorised agencies in accordance with specified norms from October 1, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan has said. She said this when asked whether the Indian government was contemplating a cautious approach with regard to procurement of equipment from Chinese companies, […]

Gadgets

Water bottle speaker, foldable Li-on battery: Quirky gadgets to watch out for at CES 2019

As tech giants like Google, LG, Samsung, Intel, AMD and Asus gear up to take centre stage at CES 2019, consumers are in for quite the treat. While not all companies have the ability or resources to make a big splash at CES 2019, certain quaint startups are more than capable of impressing with their innovative, […]

Festivals

Prayagraj gears up for Kumbh Mela, world’s largest religious festival

Pilgrims from across the world are gathering in India for the Kumbh Mela, a heady mix of spirituality, politics and tourism that begins on Tuesday, garnering extra attention ahead of a general election in the Hindu-majority country this year. During the eight-week festival at Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh, authorities expect up to 150 million people, […]

Education

RBSE 12th Results For Arts’ Students Soon; Details Here

RBSE 12th results 2019: Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education or RBSE (also known as BSER) will declare RBSE 12th results for the Arts stream students on May 22 at 3.00 pm. The RBSE 12th Arts results will be released on the official websites. RBSE 12th results for Science and Commerce students were released last week, on May 15. Following the […]

Beauty

Dragon Fruit For Skin: Here’s How You Can Use The Beautiful Fruit To Get A Glowing Skin

Among the many exotic and colourful fruits, dragon fruit tops the list, and sure, it is a treat to the eyes as well. Not only is this fruit beautiful, but is also a storehouse of many health benefits. It comes packed with antioxidants, vitamins and nutrients, which can be beneficial for overall health and skin-related […]

Beauty

4 DIY Overnight Face Masks For Healthy Skin

If you think that your busy life is keeping you away from your well-deserved beauty sleep and monthly salon visits, then we have something interesting for you. Try these overnight face masks that will not only give you that amazing glow on your face naturally, but will also save big bucks on all store-bought products […]