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OptraSCAN completes mass validation of futuristic Digital solution to fight Cancer!

Conceptualized by bio-medical engineer and technocrat Abhi GholapWill replace optical microscopes and usher in era of objectivity in Cancer diagnosis & researchDigital Pathology platform to be made accessible to all through affordable business modelPune, Jan 31st: The war against Cancer just got a worthy and powerful ally in OptraSCAN’s end-to-end Digital Pathology platform and solutions that seeks to bring in greater objectivity and precision in both cancer diagnosis and research.
The path-breaking solution has successfully completed the mass validation of its whole slide digital scanner with the continued support of the Government of India’s Biotechnology Industrial Partnership Programme (BIPP) and is in keeping with the Prime Minister’s call for ‘Make in India’ initiatives. The Digital Pathology platform is the brainchild of Pune’s very own bio- medical engineer and reputed technocrat-entrepreneur, also the founder and chairman of Optra Group of Companies  Abhi Gholap, who has …

​​​​Mini Lunch time Facelifts and China Doll Peels latest trends introduced at LeJeune Medspa, Hyderabad

Discover the trendiest treatments using cutting edge technology for 2018As we head into the new year, the ever increasing demand for best cutting edge technology with lasersandmachines has made us actively seek out, researchandinvest in some of the best equipment that promise to never let you look older than you are,andpromise to make your skin look as radiant as ever. This quest for the best in skin treatments led us to 2 golden miracle treatments.
Dr. Shuba Dharmana, Dermatologist, Le Jeune Medspa says, “Ultherapy is the only FDA approved non surgical facelift that uses ultrasound energy to deliver heat deep in the skin to help stimulate collagen, the elixir that makes us look young and divine! It is non- surgical lunchtimefacelift procedure that takes less than an hour with no downtime and within a few weeks you see the results of toned, sharper, sculpted looking self without having to go under the knife or facing the risks of surgery.”
LeJeuneMedspa has been the first in south India…

Jaquar Group celebrates the spirit of design by launching Design Confab

A first-of- its-kind initiative that promotes knowledge sharing in the field of design & architecture Pune,23rd January 2017: Jaquar Group, India’s leading complete bathroom and lighting solutions company launches Design Confab, a unique platform that brings together leading architects, builders and architects to celebrate the spirit of design. The topic for the first Jaquar Group Design Confab is ‘Best Practices for Smart, High-performance Indian Buildings’.In recognition of the excellence and effective best practices in this domain, Jaquar Group has invited some of the leading creative and structural minds of this industry, to share their thoughts, ideation process and vision. The interactive session in Pune will begin with the key note address by Dikshu Kukreja, MD & Principal Architect, C P Kukreja Associates. Followed by a panel discussion with leading architects and designers from across India sharing their design philosophy such as Pratap Jadhav, Pratap Jadhav & As…

Japanese Firm Chaintope and Vizitech Solutions Launch a Blockchain R&D Center in Pune

Vizitech Solutions, a Fintech company based out of Pune, recently signed an agreement with Japanese blockchain start-up, Chaintope to set up a blockchain R&D center. This center, to be located in Pune, will conduct innovative blockchain research and will train developers in this revolutionary technology. Chaintope will leverage this new center to further research and product development in areas such as Smart Contracts, a space where the company has already positioned itself as a market leader. For instance, Chaintope recently launched in Japan a blockchain application to facilitate real estate transactions by storing validated land ownership records, allowing faster land deals and reducing fraud-related losses. Vizitech Solutions, a fast growing company in the Managed Services domain, will manage the R&D center in Pune. The company will hire and train high-quality blockchain developers and will help organizations in the U.S. and Japan with their research projects. “This vent…

IDSA partners and participate in Maharashtra Consumer Day celebrations

Indian Direct Selling Association (IDSA) proudly partnered and participated in ‘National Consumer Day’ celebrations, held in Mumbai on 9th January 2018. Organized by Maharashtra State Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection Department, the conference was themed around Emerging Digital Markets: Issues & Challenges in Consumer Protection’. During this one-day events, the government touched upon the issues such as misleading advertisements on digital platform, Consumer complaints redressal mechanism and need to protect consumers in the digital era. Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who was the Chief Guest at the event, said “In today’s digital world, new avenues of distribution models are emerging such as e-commerce & Direct Selling. The Department of Consumer Protection is working on a mechanism to regulate these industries in the interest of consumers”. Principal Secretary for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection, Mahesh Pathak said that the Department…

deAsra joins hands with Tata Trusts and OSDA to encourage entrepreneurs across the country

deAsra Foundation, an organization aimed at empowering budding entrepreneurs has collaborated with Tata Trusts and Odisha Skill Development Authority (OSDA) to promote entrepreneurship across the country. There has been a strategic focus on improvement of technical education, developing the right infrastructure for skills-based training and more importantly, entrepreneurship development. OSDA is primarily engaged with skill development in Odisha, encouraging entrepreneurship among the skill trained youth. OSDA will be providing entrepreneurship education and training, and deAsra will provide the platform for information & handholding support to candidates, and will even provide youth the ability to create business plans that are fully functional and easy to understand and use. Tata Trusts and deAsra together have collaborated to promote entrepreneurship and help unemployed youth to start their own businesses. deAsra Foundation with the support of Tata Trusts will be providing asp…

India Intimate Fashion Week Launches India’s hottest calendar ‘Black Magik’

IndiaIntimateFashionWeek (IIFW) launched its much-awaited calendar ‘BlackMagik’ at an event filled with glitter and glamour at The Play Lounge, Mumbai on January 08, 2017. BlackMagik is the newest and the most glamorous intimate & beach /swim fashioncalendardedicated to Intimate wear featuring the hottest models posing in the exotic locations of Forest Hills Tala.
Conceptualised by Niraj Jawanjal, Director and Chief Ideator, IndiaIntimateFashionWeek, the calendar has been shot by celebrity fashionphotographer Mrunal Kalsekar, who has done a marvellous job once again with his lenses and creative vision.
Talking about BlackMagik, Niraj said, “Our intention is to re-write the definition of fashioncalendar in India by creating an extraordinary platform to showcase astounding fashion lines by Indian and International brands and designers.”
“Simultaneously it’s a very smart and highly sophisticated branding opportunity for them. We, the Team IIFW are extremely happy to unveil this high fas…

Birla White poised to help customers realize their dream home

Company has enhanced its products range to provide end-to- end solutions Birla White, a twenty nine years old pioneer company in cement industry which is a part of the US $41 billion Aditya Birla Group, has added new range of products like Terrazzo Flooring, Pointing (With Stone and Glazed Tiles), Mosaic Tiles, Decorative Plasters, Textura, etc to add color to the dreams of its customers. These products are being directly sold to customers via retail shops in India.
Through continuous research & innovation, Birla White has come up with several end-to- end solutions & products. Continuing on this journey, the company has maintained the highest NPS (Net Promoter Score) in the category, has continuously taken ideas from the markets & basis these, Birla White has forward integrated in surface coating solutions space, which has predominantly been a Paint bastion. Birla White has a state of the art R & D center at Kharia where it has enhanced its products range from being …

Ramesh Sippy, Ramesh Prasad&Rajdutt to be honoured with‘PIFF Distinguished Award’ for Outstanding Contribution to Indian Cinema at PIFF 2018

·‘S.D Burman International Awardfor Creative Sound and Music’ will be conferred to S.P. Balasubrahmanyam on January 18
·Opening film forPIFF2018 is a Bosnian movie ‘Men Don’t Cry’
·Awards are tobe felicitated onJanuary 11that4:30 pmat City Pride, Kothrud, Pune
Pune, January 8, 2018:RameshSippy, Hindi film Director, specially known for directing the popular and critically acclaimed film Sholay,Ramesh Prasad, film producer, Chairman and Head of Prasad Studios andRajdutt, veteran film Director, known for his work in MarathiCinema will behonouredwith the ‘PIFFDistinguishedAward’ at the upcoming Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) for theiroutstandingcontributiontoIndianCinema. Secondly, the prestigious ‘S.D. Burman International Awardfor Creative Sound and Music’ will be presented to S.P. Balasubrahmanyam, famous playback singer and music composer this year.
Dr.Jabbar Patel, Festival Director of PIFF announced this during a Press conference held in the city today. He also unveiled the new…

Pune Fashion Week – The Fashion Finale of 2017

The seventh season of the Pune Fashion Week came to a roaring end on Sunday, 24th December. The three-day extravaganza was high on luxury, elegance, and grandeur and was attended by the crème de la crème of the city The Luxury Expo was all about opulence and glamour. It showcased luxury fashion trends and curated the best of luxury, fashion, and lifestyle, making it an élan experience. The Fashionable Bharat Pavilion at the Luxury Expo was one of the key highlights of the fashion week, which was a platform for handicrafts, Indian indigenous products and traditional textiles from all over the country, to broaden its horizons and truly capture the essence of Bharat. The concept was much appreciated by all. Another aspect of the Pune Fashion Week was the Fashion Knowledge Series where experts from the fashion industry conducted workshops and lecture series on topics related to the field of fashion. Some of the experts present to share their knowledge were Hollywood Designer Danielle Pettee…