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WORLD’S FIRST FILM ON KITE COMPETITION BEING MADE IN BOLLYWOOD ‘GABRU GANG’

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Left to Right- Gaurav Saluja Co producer of the film, Arti Puri, Ashok Goenka

Omsuraj Production & Amritsar Talkies gives Bollywood & Hollywood, world’s first ever film based on Kite Flying Competition.

The film will be shot in Amritsar on a 35 days start to finish schedule. The final cast of the film will be announced shortly.

The makers of the film ‘GABRU GANG’, have applied to the Guinness book of word records under the category for ” First film in the world on a Kite competition.

“The film attempts to demonstrate Kite flying as the main background with friendship, romance and emotion embroiled together in a finely knitted screenplay” as per Arti Puri.

“Kite flying has a very ancient cultural association with our country that this film shall portray in a cinematic and challenging manner” says Ashok Goenka, a prominent businessman in Gujrat. Read more

The Times of India Sudoku Championship comes to Bengaluru

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The Times Sudoku Championship, flagship tournament of the Times of India enters its 13th edition this year. One of India’s longest running Sudoku Championships, it provides the winners with an opportunity to represent India at the World Sudoku Championship, which will take place on 4th -11th November 2018, in Prague, Czech Republic.

The first rounds of the Times Sudoku Championship will be held across 5 cities; Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Chennai. The winners will be selected based on their performance during the on-ground event. The finalists from each city will compete at the national finale in Bennett University, Greater Noida. From here the top 4 players will get a once in a lifetime opportunity to represent India at the World Sudoku Championship 2018, to be held in Prague. Read more

ALCIS SPORTS UNVEILS ITS AUTUMN WINTER 2018 COLLECTION

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Alcis Sports, a cutting-edge Indian performance wear brand, unveiled its AW 2018collection at a glittering function in the capital. The brand, which is already making waves with its avant-garde apparel and fresh designs when it comes to the athleisure segment, showcased a massive range comprising of over 280 styles.

 

Indian cricket superstar and brand ambassador of Alcis Sports, Shikhar Dhawan was the star attraction at the event and even walked the ramp as a showstopper during the fashion show, much to the onlookers delight. Talking about his experience with Alcis, Shikhar Dhawan said, “Alcis is a great brand and they are making some quality stuff. It feels great that an Indian brand is making such stylish athleisure apparel. I’m excited to be a part of Alcis and to be present here as Alcis Sports presents its AW2018 collection.” Read more

Ducati celebrate 25 years of Monster with a specially customized edition of Monster 797

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To celebrate the 25 successful years of Monster, Ducati India – a luxury motorcycle brand, in association with the Rajputana Customs has come up with a very special and customized edition of Monster 797.

The Ducati Monster 797 is the first officially commissioned Ducati to be customized by Rajputana Customs and gets the details that the custom house is famous for incarnating. The Rajputana Customs influenced 797 gets a custom-built fuel tank whose design stays close to that of the iconic Monster and colour scheme that lends the 797 a very distinct, masculine look and feel. Read more

Prakash Padukone Inaugurates World Class Sports Hall at Stonehill International School

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Jitu Virwani, Chairman and Managing Director, Embassy Group lighting the lamp to inaugurate 10th anniversary celebrations of Stonehill International School

Stonehill International School (SIS) celebrated 10 years of holistic international education in a collaborative, stimulating and caring environment. The day also marked the inauguration of the school’s latest world class sports hall. The event was attended by Mr. Prakash Padukone, former World Number 1 badminton champion; Ms. Ashwini Nachappa, former international track athlete; and Ajeet Bajaj & Deeya Bajaj, the first father-daughter duo to scale Mount Everest.

On the occasion, Prakash Padukone, former World Number 1 badminton champion said, “I am extremely delighted that sports and games in the country is picking up. 10 years back, there were more emphasis given on the performance of the academics, but I am happy and impressed to see schools and colleges encouraging children to take part in sports activities. This is my first visit to Stonehill and I am impressed to see the kind of sports facilities that the school is providing. I request parents to support their children to take part in sports and other activities along with academics.” Read more

Ducati announces the first edition of DRE Track Days in India

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Ducati India, today announced its very first edition of DRE – Track Days in India. The riding experience is spread over two days on 13th and 14th of October and will take place at the Buddh International Circuit, Greater Noida.

The DRE Track Days is open for all Ducati owners apart from the Scrambler range and non-Ducati riders who ride a sports bike that’s 600cc and above. All the Ducati Panigale V4 owners in India can register for the experience free of cost, at the DRE India website. All other Ducati owners can get their passes for INR 10,000 and can also test ride a Panigale V4, 959 Panigale or the SuperSport for INR 5,000, INR 3,000 and INR 2,000 respectively which will be an add-on. DRE Track Days in India will be supported by Pirelli. Read more

Action. Adrenaline. Adventure: BMW JOYFEST thrills Hyderabad

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The BMW M3 sedan in action at BMW JOYFEST in Hyderabad

BMW India commenced its exclusive driving program – BMW JOYFEST 2018 in Hyderabad on September 8th & 9th at Shamshabad. The two day event in Hyderabad will showcase the driving dynamics, modern functionality and high performance of the entire BMW and MINI portfolio.

The BMW JOYFEST is a specially curated platform for customers and prospects to experience the extraordinary control, manoeuvrability and the grit of the signature BMW xDrive: the intelligent all-wheel drive system of the BMW X family of sports activity vehicles (SAVs) and explore the ultimate luxury, unsurpassed comfort and advance driving dynamics of other BMW sedans and sporty M cars. Read more

Embassy Group brings home Equestrian medals

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(Left to Right) Silva Storai, Director, EIRS, Jitu Virwani, Chairman and Managing Director, Embassy Group and Fouaad Mirza, Asian Games Silver medalists

Marking a proud moment for India, Embassy International Riding School (EIRS) rider Fouaad Mirza’s performance has brought India silver medals, at the Asian Games in Jakarta. Fouaad Mirza topped the dressage and cross-country qualifier with the score of 22.40 and notched up a score of 26.40 in the medal round to bag the silver for India. Read more

Global MMA promoter Kumite 1 League launches in India

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Fight Night to be graced by legendary boxer Mike Tyson

India’s first global mixed martial arts promoter – Kumite 1 League (K1L) launched in Mumbai, today. Supported by the All India Mixed Martial Arts Federation (AIMMAF) and World Kickboxing Network (WKN), the league will bring together eight countries from around the world, a global-first in the MMA circuit. K1L is all set to showcase its first ever Fight Night on 29th September at the NSCI Dome in Worli, Mumbai. The event will be graced by none other than legendary heavyweight boxer, Mike Tyson, who will be in India for the very first time.

The inaugural season will see eight teams representing different countries fighting for the top spot. Each team will consist of nine fighters of which one will be women. The players will be selected through an auction process and will be hosted in India, Dubai, Las Vegas and London. Read more

Duracell Powers 2nd DURATHON in Mumbai

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With the aim to get families to come together to run stronger for longer, DURACELL, the iconic consumer battery company and the leading manufacturer of high performance alkaline batteries worldwide, is all set to launch the second edition of its enduring family run, the DURACELL DURATHON 2018. After last year’s successful Mumbai debut run swiftly followed by the Delhi DURATHON, Duracell’s family run is now back again in Mumbai for the second-time encouraging families to run together stronger for longer. A 2km and 5km family run will be held on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Jio Gardens, BKC, Mumbai. Read more