Current Affairs News 

Miss World contest 2017 : Manushi Chhillar wins Beauty with a Purpose at Miss World

Miss India Manushi Chillar was named one of the five winners of the Beauty with a Purpose award at Miss World 2017. Ending India’s 17-year long wait, Manushi Chhillar was crowned Miss World 2017 in a glittering event on November 18. Competing against 108 contestants from various countries held at Sanya City Arena, she clinched the title after Priyanka Chopra was last crowned in 2000. Miss World 2016 winner Puerto Rico’s Stephanie Del Valle gave away the coveted crown to the winner. Chhillar, who is from Haryana, had earlier won the Femina Miss India 2017 on…

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Corporate Corner News 

No pay for 3 months to 200 employees at Voonik, firm looking at restructuring

Around 200 employees of fashion retailer Voonik are staring at three months of unpaid job as the company is on a cost-cutting spree, reports Times of India. The Bengaluru-based firm is facing issues similar to that seen earlier this year by Snapdeal. The online retailer was unable to raise funds that led to lay-offs of hundreds of employees. At Voonik, there are plans of restructuring teams as the company cannot afford to hold on to its high paid executives. Out of the 350 people working in the company, teams that…

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Current Affairs News 

Here’s Why Maulana Abul Kalam Azad’s Birthday Is Celebrated As National Education Day

National Education Day is celebrated in India on November 11 commemorating the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. The Indian scholar served as the first education minister of independent India from 1947 to 1958. Every year various competitions, workshops, and events are held in educational institutions highlighting the day’s importance. On September 11, 2008, The Ministry of Human Resource Development had announced the day will be celebrated as National Education Day. Their statement read, “The Ministry has decided to commemorate the birthday of this great son of India by…

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Current Affairs News 

World Heritage Week – Why & How we celebrate

WORLD HERITAGE WEEK World Heritage Week 2017 will be celebrated from Sunday (19th of November) to the Saturday (25th of November). World Heritage Week World Heritage Week is celebrated all over the world every year from 19th of November to 25th of November. Mostly it is celebrated by the students of schools and colleges in order to get people aware about the the importance of the cultural heritages and its preservation. Various programs related to the historical structures of India, tour places and cultural and traditional heritages of India are initiated by the Ahmedabad…

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Current Affairs News 

Blockchain Technology Promises Major Benefits for Loyalty Reward Programs

“What the internet did for communications, blockchain will do for trusted transactions.” — Ginni Rometty So what is Blockchain? Picture a spreadsheet that is duplicated thousands of times across a network of computers. Then imagine that this network is designed to regularly update this spreadsheet, and you have a basic understanding of the blockchain. The blockchain database isn’t stored in any single location, meaning the records it keeps are truly public and easily verifiable. No centralized version of this information exists for a hacker to corrupt. Hosted by millions of computers simultaneously,…

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BwC Cricket News 

Virat Kohli in Breakfast With Champions by Gaurav Kapur

If you love Kohli aka Cheeku. You must watch these 2 episodes of BwC with Gaurav Kapur. This type of casual and powerful discussion can happen with Gaurav only. As he is very close to Virat and the team. Cheers to Gaurav Kapur for creating a wonderful youtube series as BwC for the millions of fans of their superstars.   Courtesy: Breakfast With Champions by Gaurav Kapur YT Channel

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News 

Ryan’s class 11 student killed junior to postpone exam: CBI

The day after school bus conductor Ashok Kumar was arrested by Gurgaon police for the murder of 7-year-old Ryan International School student Pradhyumn Thakur, TOI had asked in a headline, “Have cops got the right man? Pradhyumn’s father doesn’t think so.” Barun Thakur may have been right. The probe into the most sensational murder case in recent times turned on its head on Wednesday when the CBI identified a 16-year-old Class 11 student of the same school — the Ryan campus in Gurgaon’s Bhondsi — as the prime suspect. The motive?+ The boy, according to the agency,…

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Boxing News Sports 

Mary Kom marks triumphant return with Asian Championship gold

MC Mary Kom won her fifth Asian Boxing Championship gold medal – first in the 48kg category – by defeating Korea’s Kim Hyang Mi in the summit clash on Wednesday at Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. The five-time world champion and Olympic bronze-medallist won in a unanimous 5-0 verdict. Having been away from the boxing ring for a long period, this was the first time in five years that Mary Kom returned to her favourite 48-kg category and emerged victorious. It was Mary Kom’s first international gold medal since the 2014 Asian Games and…

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Cricket News Sports 

NZ in India – 3rd T20I – Chahal, Bumrah help India edge eight-over shootout

India 67 for 5 (Pandey 17, Southee 2-13) beat New Zealand 61 for 6 (de Grandhomme 17*, Bumrah 2-9) by 6 runs Scorecard and ball-by-ball details Just over a week ago, Yuzvendra Chahal and Jasprit Bumrah were India’s bowling heroes in a gripping, high-scoring ODI series decider in Kanpur. On Tuesday they combined to deny New Zealand once again, this time in an eight-overs-a-side dogfight on a damp, grippy surface in a rain-shortened maiden international game at the Greenfield Stadium. Sent in to bat, India struggled to force the pace against square turn…

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