“My childhood memories of the summers are incomplete without mangoes” – says Gulki Joshi from Sony SAB’s Maddam Sir

 Television’s beloved Gulki Joshi, popularly known as Haseena Malik from Maddam Sir, has been winning hearts with her exceptional performance on the show. She is playing fearless, yet a sensitive and a smart cop on the show and has paved the way for the audience to get inspired by her character and break the stereotypes.  Gulki Joshi, in a candid conversation, unveiled the tips to beat the summer heat and much more! Talking about her summer routine, she said,“In Mumbai, the summers are not just hot, but they are equally humid. So, there are a specific set of things that I don’t give a miss and make sure to carry it along everywhere. To keep myself energised and hydrated, I increase my intake of water, juices and fluids and decreasesolid food consumption. I ensure to drink ample liquids during the day. Naariyal Paani is my go-to drink during the summer and if I become a little more ambitious, I might just give milkshake an attempt. I like to wear light, breezy clothes and keep my stylin

*WinZO gives complete exit to Hike through a $12MM share buyback*

 New Delhi, 3 May 2021: WinZO, India’s largest vernacular social gaming platform, has given a complete exit to its early investor Hike with four-fold returns on their investment in May 2019. This comes after the Series B funded gaming start-up raised additional $13 million capital from its existing investors- Stephan Pagliuca, Makers Fund, and Courtside Venture. It is noteworthy that these investors had led the $18 Million Series B fund raise for WinZO in September 2020, taking the total fund raise tally for the three-year-old startup to $38MM.   This exit transaction, which has received a nod from the Ministry of corporate affairs (MCA), saw WinZO buy back Hike’s share for $12 million, making it one of the largest buy back transactions by an early-stage start-up in the Indian start-up ecosystem. Hike had earlier participated in the $5 Million Series-A funding in WinZO back in 2019 and has received 4X returns within a span of 18 months.   Earlier this year, Hike had announced shutting

*MIT World Peace University Pune offers Master’s in Political Leadership & Government and MSc in Public Policy*

 The Indian political framework is moving rapidly towards #modernization creating a huge #demand for qualified professionals with different expertise (including social media, brand management, content writing, data analysis and much more). The career prospects that exist are vast and are not just related to hard-core politics. The salaries offered are higher when compared to other domains as the sector is cash-rich and a huge demand exists for qualified professionals. Pune, May, 2021: The current #elections environment in #WestBengal, #Kerala, #Puducherry, the #NorthEast and #TamilNadu have yet again shown us that the biggest of elections in India are won majorly on mass propaganda, emotional connect and media influence. While millions of voters cast their votes in hopes of having their voices heard and their needs met by their political parties, the political framework of our country and our leaders are still largely self-grown or they have stepped into politics due to a family legacy

*Neuberg Diagnostics launches NCGM, its first Laboratory in the USA*

 ~ Neuberg becomes the first lab chain of Indian origin to start direct operations in the USA with CLIA certified lab operations ~ ~ Unites key collaborators under one umbrella for molecular and genomics based new generation testing ~ May 03, 2021: Neuberg Diagnostics, a global laboratory testing group, announced the start of its clinical laboratory operations in North Carolina in the United States of America (USA). The laboratory in North Carolina, known as NCGM, Inc. (Neuberg Centre for Genomic Medicine), will focus on genomic and molecular testing based on new generation sequencing techniques. It also runs an extensive network of labs in India, South Africa, and the UAE as well. NCGM has introduced COVID-19 molecular testing to detect active SARS CoV-2 virus infections that is of immediate public health priority in North America, along with genome scale testing, such as Exome Sequencing, which is applicable across a variety of Rare Genetic Disease Testing (Inherited Diseases) from N

Celebrity mothers on their special bond with their kids

 Moms are our world, our rock and our first best friend. Someone who inspires, guides, and shows us the way and encourage us to fly high. Most importantly, she is the one who has always got our back! This Mother’s Day, &TV actors and real-life moms, Himani Shivpuri (Katori Amma, Happu Ki Ultan Paltan), Shubhangi Atre (Angoori Bhabi, Bhabiji Ghar Par Hai) and Farhana Fatema aka (Shanti Mishra, Aur Bhai Kya Chal Raha Hai?) speak about their special bond with their children. Himani Shivpuri, aka Katori Amma, shares, “My child is my world. We are one team. Our bond is unique and very special. When I moved to Mumbai, my husband passed away soon after my second film. In such challenging times, my son Katyayan was my pillar of strength. When he looked at me and said, ‘Mummy, I want to come to Mumbai with you’. I still remember the innocence and care in his eyes for me. He truly makes me feel on top of the world. The whole motherhood experience has been wonderful. He has been with me throu

*SOS Children’s Villages opens doors to Children who have lost parental care due to COVID-19*

 Delhi / April 30, 2021: SOS Children’s Villages India has announced that it is ready to provide short or long-term care to vulnerable children across the country whose safety, security, and well-being have been severely affected because of losing parental care due to the pandemic and have no caregivers left to provide for them. Said Mr. Sumanta Kar, Secretary General, SOS Children’s Villages: “In these trying times we express solidarity with the people to fight COVID-19, which has devastated the socio-economic fabric of the country. We are trying our best to ensure that all the children under our care are safe and secure. We are willing to join hands with the government, the corporates, and the civil society to extend care to children belonging to the underserved communities, whose families have been affected due to the pandemic in our 32 children’s Villages across 22 states in providing short term and long term care. Children whose parents are COVID positive and are undergoing treatm

*AU Small Finance Bank reports 73% growth in FY21 PAT – A resilient performance in a challenging environment*

 Jaipur, April 30th, 2021: The Board of Directors of AU Small Finance Bank Limited at its meeting held today, approved the audited financial results for quarter and financial year ended 31st March, 2021. Key highlights (FY21):  Resilient performance amidst ongoing challenges  Despite the challenging environment, Bank was able to deliver RoE of 23.4% in FY21 (including profit from sale of Aavas stake) and 12.0% (excluding profit from sale of Aavas stake) o PAT of Rs 1,171 including profits from sale of Aavas, up 73% YoY; ex-Aavas PAT at ₹ 600 Cr o AUM grew by 22% YoY despite muted disbursements in H1FY21  o Deposits increased by 38% YoY  o CASA ratio increased to 23% from 14% o Cost of Funds declined 86 bps YoY to 6.8%  o Overall provisioning at 2.9% of advances o Tier 1 ratio increased to 21.5% from 18.4%  Portfolio performance has increased confidence in our customer segment, asset class and credit underwriting  Made significant progress towards becoming a tech-led bank: o Launche