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He eats electricity to satisfy hunger

nnnA Uttar Pradesh man named Naresh Kumar has gained popularity for his bizarre ability to eat and produce electricity. Naresh Kumar, 42,  has earned himself the nickname the 'Human Light Bulb' claims that he can feed off electricity. According to Naresh, Whenever  he feel hungry and there’s no food in the house he hold naked wires and within half an hour. He eats electricity like it’s food.  He does not feel the shock on touching live wires. He thinks that about 80 per cent of his body is composed of electricity now and he can touch any electrical appliance like a television, fridge, washing machine, and an inverter with his bare hands. It doesn’t affect him. n nMr Kumar who hails from Muzzafarnagar in Uttar Pradesh, says he found out his talent after he accidentally touched live wire at work and did not feel the shock. Since then he has been obsessed with electric wires are tries them regularly. Kumar simply plugs himself into the mains, and after some 30 minutes, he is satiated.nnn

Viral! Govt school turns into dance bar

The city of Mirzapur in Uttar Pradesh, five hours from Lucknow, witnessed disgrace when a school was turned into a 'dance bar'. The government primary school in Mirzapur was turned into a dance bar on the night of Raksha Bandhan by some locals. According to the report,  the school was closed for three days on the occasion of Rakshabandhan. During this period, the gram pradhan took the keys and organized a party on Monday night to celebrate his son's birthday.  The program, attended by village heads of nearby areas, organised a dance act, where the girls were seen on dancing on Bhojpuri songs. The video of the same is going viral on the internet and  the  video features two women  dancing on the make shift stage set in front of the class blackboard and it also shows that the village heads trying to match their steps with the dancers in one of the classrooms of the government school as well as showing money on girls.The festival of Raksha Bandhan which marks the bond of protection, when a brother promises his sister protection from all odds and adversities, could not infuse the moral of the festival into the men who used the school for their crude amusement. Primary Education officer Pravin Kumar Tiwari said that the  investigation would  be carried out into the incident.

bikini clad Shenaz Treasury in Maldives

The bubbly MTV VJ  Shenaz Treasury started her filmy career with Telugu movie ‘Edhruleni Manishi’ in 2001 starring Nagarjuna and Soundarya. In Bollywood,  She is  popular for her role opposite Shahid Kapoor in ‘Ishq Vishq‘. Shenaz Treasurywala loves to travel and works as a travel blogger.n nCurrently, the actress is on the vacation and enjoying Maldives trip. Afternoon is the hottest time of the day. And the temperature can soar if a hot girl poses sexily wearing a two piece bikini at that point. That’s what happened in Maldives when Shenaz Treasury grabbed eyeballs with this picture that she posted on Instagram. Coming on the first  photograph, It shows her wearing a bikini and rowing a kayak. Shenaz  truly looks like a Sea goddess as she strikes a pose in the lap of nature, against the backdrop of ocean. She captioned  the second pic, "This is how they take a bath in @kandolhu Kandolhu Maldives This hotel is the best kept secret in the Maldives by the way.” The actress never fails to look alluring. n n On the workside, she will be next seen in Akshat Verma’s Kaalakaandi, starring Saif Ali Khan and Akshay Oberoi, which is set to hit the theaters on 8th September.

Jwala Gutta sets the ramp on fire

On the occasion of National Handloom Day, the Telangana Government organized Woven-2017, a fashion event to promote handlooms, at Hitex.  The event was inaugurated by IT Minister K Taraka Ramarao. Samantha Ruth Prabhu, brand ambassador of handlooms, Telangana Government,  Naga Chaitanya, PV Sindhu, Adah Sharma, Mithali Raj, , VVS Laxman, Jwala Gutta were attended the event in support of weavers.Tollywood celebs have lauded and congratulated Samantha  for joining hands with KTR for the initiative of Woven 2017. Samantha is a diva of the south Indian film industry. She is also a popular style icon and whatever she flaunts in public events garners a lot of attention.Ace badminton player Jwala Gutta left no stone unturned to make us go in awe of her fashion statement at the event! She looks incredibly pretty in Asmita Madhulatha's designs. She shared her pic on Instaram and captioned it, “Had an amazing evening at #WOVEN2017 in this lovely outfit by @asmitha.madhulatha Accessories by @accessoriesbyanandita thank u guys I loved it!! #supportweavers  #wearlocal #wearhandloom.”

Style queen Ileana returns to SLAY us

Ileana D'Cruz is back in news. The Southern beauty Ileana, with her constant fashion-hits during the promotions of her latest film, Mubarakan, left quite an impression on her fans and followers. While the film wasn't too well-received by the movie lovers, Ileana D'Cruz sure stood out, and established herself as a diva. While most of her outfits for the promotion  of the film personified grace, she looked like an embodiment of sexiness for the trailer launch of her upcoming film, Baadshaho starring Ajay Devgn, Emraan Hashmi, Vidyut Jammwal and Esha Gupta.Ileana demonstrated the art of  infusing sultriness into power-dressing when she showed up in a black, semi-formal attire at the event. Kick actress looked smoking hot in her black, lace-up jumpsuit, and turned up the temperatures. The wide-legged bottoms of the  jumpsuit hugged her perfect body at right places, and highlighted her curves. Jalsa actress threw over a navy, baggy blazer on her jumpsuit, and balanced the sensual outfit with a touch of boss-like dressing, and set some fashion goals for us.

Video Game kills B.Tech student

Video Game Craze kills a B.tech Student in Hayat Nagar Mandal's Kutlur. According to reports,  an engineering student jumped off from building in annoyance as his parents didn't buy him a video game.G Abhinay (17) a BTech first year student committed suicide on Monday after his father reportedly refused to buy him a home video game console. He first slit his hand with a sharp object and later he jumped off from the second floor of his house. He sustained multiple injuries including head injury and was shifted to Kaminenei Hospital immediately where he died while undergoing treatment.According to Hayathnagar SHO J. Narender Goud, Abhinay was asking his father to purchase a video console that costs around Rs 3000 for the past one week which his father had apparently refused.  Upset for not getting video game, on Sunday night, he  initially cut his hand and immediately went on the second floor of his house from where he jumped.

Political analyst goes on TV without pant

Television bloopers always make for an interesting watch. A video of Jordanian political analyst Majid Asfour has gone viral because it confirms the age-old rumour that TV anchors and guests actually just do dress formally, the waist-up!The  political analyst  Asfour was filmed by his son Manaf as he was appearing on a panel discussion for a news channel. The video showed him dressed in a suit and tie while he was just wearing shorts below as he propped the laptop on cushions. The Jordanian analyst Majid Asfour was on air via Skype for Al Jazeera, sans trousers! No kidding!After Asfour’s son Manaf  posted the video online, it quickly went viral. Meanwhile Asfour said that since the temperatures were high in Amman at the time, wearing shorts seemed like a comfortable option. Ever since the video was shared online, it has gone insanely viral, and uploaded multiple times on various platforms. Asfour said, “I was at home, so I decided to wear a jacket, a shirt and go on air like this.”

Vijender Singh expands kingdom

Our boxing star Vijender Singh continued to remain unbeaten in professional boxing  has  won the WBO Asia Pacific Super Middleweight title. Vijender beat his Chinese opponent Zulpikar Maimaitiali to win and retain the title.The fans of Vijender are very happy as Vijender also snatched the WBO Oriental Super Middleweight title from the Chinese, who is nine years younger to him.n nThis is a happy news, and thus he is getting congratulatory messages from everyone. Bollywood boxing fans, Amitabh Bachchan and Randeep Hooda were also a live witness of the win and they took to Twitter to share the news.n nBollywood Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who was present for the match, tweeted pictures and wrote, “T 2507 –Vijendra beats China opponent to keep his title !! A slug fest but WE won ! Congratulations !”n nRandeep Hooda, a big boxing fan tweeted, “H Well fought to our #Chinese guest.Almost rocked the boat..you are going to go a long way brother  #Tyson style  #AllTheBest #BattleGroundAsia.”n nActress Neha Dhupia tweeted, “Proud to witness this majestic win live!  is screaming and cheering for you @boxervijender. You have done us proud as always.”nAbhishek Bachchan also tweeted, “Congratulations @boxervijender.!! You make us all very proud! #JaiHind.“n nPost his win, in an interview Vijender Singh said, “I want to dedicate this win to India-China friendship! There is some tension at the border, need peace!” #BattleGroundAsia.

mumbai indians wins ipl-10

It was a thrilling finish to the Indian Premier League IPL 2017 as Mumbai Indians (MI) beat Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) by 1 run and clinched the IPL (Indian Premier League) 2017 title last night on 21st May.n nMumbai Indians held their nerve to defend 129 at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in a last-over thriller on Sunday.  It  was Mumbai Indians's third IPL trophy in 10 editions and more special for their skipper Rohit Sharma, who is only captain to win a hat-trick of titles.  They created history by becoming the first team to win IPL for record three times  when they beat RPS, the team they had lost thrice earlier in the tournament by one run in the final. The Rohit Sharma-led side received Rs 15 crore prize money and trophy. All the players, support staff of the team received mementos.n nMumbai Indiansn129/8 (20) (Krunal 47, Unadkat 2-19, Zampa 2-32, Christian 2-34)n nRising Pune Supergiantn128/6 (20) (Smith 51, Rahane 44, Johnson 3-26, Bumrah 2-26)n nMumbai Indians won by 1 runn 

Tattoos act as Remote Controls for Gadgets

A tattoo is a form of body modification, made by inserting ink, either indelible or temporary, into the dermis layer of skin to change pigment. Generally Tattoos are the part of Fashion but now it will control the electronic devices.MIT researchers and Microsoft Research have created unique type of temporary tattoo,  that will be not only attractive but also work as controller for electronic devices. That means computer, Smartphone etc, can be controlled by just tapping on the skin. These tattoos are called DuoSkin, and applied like any other temporary tattoo. It is made up of gold leaf and LEDs and it looks like a piece of Junk Jewellery.The main objective of the tattoo is to act as input device- Controlling other devices, output device- the tattoo can be used as display screen, and a communication device, via NFC, can be used to transfer the data to other devices or the tattoos.

Mohanlal gets lavish treatment

The Malayalam Superstar Mohallal who is playing crucial role in the upcoming drama “Janatha Garage” and will be seen in the role of Jr. NTR’s uncle, is getting lavish treatment by the makers. The movie is being directed by Koratala Siva.  It is a multistarrer movie and two gorgeous actresses Samantha and Nithya  Menon are playing the lead roles. n nThe presence of Mohan Lal in the movie will boost for the movie in the term of business. Already the movie has started pre release business.  Mohanlal is getting hefty remuneration of Rs 3.5 Crores and top class facility in Hyderabad by the producer Mythri Movie makers.n nAccording to the latest update, Mohanlal is treated with lavish arrangements during his stay and makers are spending Rs 25 Lakhs for his stay in  Hyderabad to shoot for Janatha Garage.  Recently on the occasion of his birthday, makers unveiled the first look poster of Mohanlal which received thumbing response.n nThe makers are planning to wrap the entire shoot of the movie by the end of June and it is slated to hit the theaters on 12th August.

Anushka shares her beauty secret

Sizzling actress Anushka, one of the leading actress of South  Indian Film Industry, is popular for her electrifying performance and has proved herself in various  movies like Arundhati, Vedam, Rudhramdevi and Baahubali. She  has proved that  that has ability to delight the audiences not only by her glamour but also by her performance. She has many big endorsements and is a popular common face. People have been amazed by her beauty.n nShe is the actress who can go to any extent for the justification of her role. She was last seen in movie Size Zero and she gained more than 20 kg weight to play the character of obsess lady. But now once again she has come back in her slimmer and hot look.n n nShe revealed her fitness secret. According to her, the cream cannot enhance the beauty. She said that her beauty secret is to have good positive thoughts and not to worry about anything. She believes in Yoga. She stays away from junk food and tries to keep her figure in control by eating proper diet. She maintains a proper work out regime. Yoga which is known around the world to cure obesity and also for the maintenance of skin and hairs, so her favourite work out is Yoga and she maintains 30 minutes work out session per day.

Facebook to reveal people's sleeping habits soon

Number of people are addicted to use the social networking websites especially Face book. Now days, Face book can be used to reveal the sleeping habits of people. It will track the sleeping habits by building up a database when any friend will like the post or will be seen last online busy chatting on Face book. According to the reports, generally people visit Face book in morning hours and last before going to beds. According to Francisco-based software engineer Soren Louv-Jansen, it is possible to get the good impression of their sleeping habits. Louv-Jansen used "time stamps" from Facebook's Messenger service to see when the friends of a particular id were asleep. He created a simple service that checks Facebook every 10 minutes and he got the accurate picture of friends’s face book usage. Louv-Jansen published the source code of program onto GitHub.

Facebook India’s MD Kirthiga Reddy resigns

Yesterday on 12th February, Managing Director of Face book India Kirthiga Reddy who is the first Indian employee of Facebook stated that she is resigning from her current post to relocate to the headquarters of Face book which is at Menlo Park, California. She has joined Facebook in 2010 and according to Kirthiga Reddy’s face book page, she is going to shift to the United States in next 6 to 12 months to explore new opportunities at the company headquarters in Menlo Park, California. Kirthiga Reddy is working closely with  William Easton, the managing Director of emerging Markets of Asia Pacific and Dan Neary, the Vice President of Asia Pacific, to search for her successor.  Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is unhappy with Indian ruling and said that the company was still working to break down barriers to connectivity in India and around the world.  According to Facebook spokesperson, When Kirthiga was in India, she was not involved in Basic Services efforts.

Twitter suspends 125,000 Terrorism accounts

Twitter said that since the middle of 2015, it has suspended 125,000 accounts related to the terrorist group Islamic State for “threatening or promoting terrorist acts". Twitter did not respond to questions about the accounts of terrorist organizations operating from Pakistan and Afghanistan.  Twitter is using spam fighting technology to seek out accounts.  In a statement Twitter said that they condemn the use of Twitter to promote terrorism. According to them, Twitter has more than 500 million users Worldwide and their policy is not giving permission to use social networking site Twitter for the purpose of terrorism. According to the survey in 2015, it was found that a Washington DC-based think tank, the IS had at least 46,000 active Twitter accounts over a three-month period in 2014. The Government around the World, including the US has given special instruction to Social media Companies to take safety measure to tackle the online activity aimed at promoting violence.  

Smartphone Addicts Smartphone gives Smartphone Pinky

The people who are spending more than 6 hours in chatting and texting on Smartphone, their fingers tuned ‘Pinky’. Recently the Sydney Morning Herald reported about ‘Smartphone Pinky”, which may occur in people who used the device for at least six hours in a day. The chances of a person permanently bending their finger through Smartphone would take minimum six hours in a day of applied forces on soft tissue to evoke the change in smallest finger.  The bend is caused by the weight of holding Smartphone with one’s smallest figure at its base whereas other figures support the Smartphone along its longer side.  Now days Smartphone are getting bigger in size and heavier that lead weights on the fingers. Size of the Phone also plays important role as if the size of phone is more then, thumb will have to move a greater distance while using the phone. One of the easiest way to prevent ‘Smartphone Pink’ or ‘WhatsAppitis’ is to avoid long, sustained period of use.

Western Digital to enhanced myWD program

A Western Digital (NASDAQ:WDC) company, and a world leader in storage solutions, today revealed its enhanced myWD™ Partner Program, an award-winning loyalty channel program for managed service providers (MSPs), value-added resellers (VARs), and system integrators with new features such as product solution centers, industry-focused marketing assets and on-demand product training.As a result of more than a year of survey and ongoing feedback from WD’s valued myWD partners, the new and improved site offers new features that lead to a smooth user experience for myWD partners providing relevant and easy-to-access information at their fingertips. The new features include:Industry focused marketing assets;On-demand online product training through WD University, and A points system, where members earn rewards based on purchases of WD products from authorized distributors.“Since the launch of myWD in 2012, the program has grown to over 25,000 partners worldwide spanning across 190 countries and 17 languages,” said Jamie Vo, vice president of WD’s worldwide marketing. “With the re-launch of myWD, WD is proving its commitment to invest in the channel by presenting our valued partners opportunities to build their business in the growing storage applications of NAS, surveillance and datacenters.”  “In India, we currently have more than 4300 myWD partners. We value our relationship with them and take consistent steps to further strengthen that relationship,” added Khwaja Saifuddin, Senior Director - South Asia, Middle East and Africa for WD.The myWD Partner Program provides channel partners with the resources and benefits they need to drive their business. PSSC Labs has used WD® drives in its solutions for many years, and two years ago, it joined the myWD Partner Program. “WD stands behind us just the way we stand behind our customers,” explains Alex Lesser, co-owner and vice president of PSSC Labs. “Not only do they offer very good, high-quality, high-performance drives for our solutions, but if there is a problem, they tackle it head-on just like we do.”

The Food lounge launched at Vijaywada

Pop Singer Smita along with her friends Vinod and Krishna Chaitanya has launched “The Food Lounge” at Mogulraj Puram in Vijayawada. The Food Lounge is a international cuisine with finest of Mexican, Italian, American dishes, desserts and bakery items. Smitha revealed during a media conference that she felt Vijayawada a future capital and travelers from different metros and foreign countries visiting the city for the purpose of setting up industry and building the new capital are in need of a fine dining place which offers international cuisine, fine cakes, Pastries and desserts in a trendy and cool ambiance. TFL’s Bakery is in association with Sahil who is one of the best pastry chefs in the country and promoter of Concu at Hyderabad. Sahil has worked for Queen at Birminham Palace and at Harrods Bakery in London. His Macaroons are rated one of the best in the world. Sahil is now a part of “Sucre Spa” -The Bakery section of TFL. TFL employs some of the best Continental chefs from all over the country and the main chef has several years of experience of working on International Cruise ships. Dining options offer dishes to suit the palate of those who like to eat healthy and shed weight and also those who like to indulge. TFL offers exotic Teas, Juices, smoothes and Coffees.Smita said that the Ambience of TFL’s outdoor and indoor areas have been created with a lot of care. TFL is open on all days from 10 A.M till midnight. There is also a large screen arranged for telecast of World Cup Cricket matches. She invited the locals to make use of the facility and experience fine dining in Vijayawada.

Lenovo launches S8 Tablet

Lenovo, the world’s no. 1 PC player, brings you the surprisingly light and super-fast  S8 Android tablet exclusively on Flipkart, India’s largest ecommerce marketplace. Custom built for a superior and unparalleled media viewing experience, it has dual front facing stereo speakers with built in bass, infinity screen and full-HD infinity screen with a brightness of 350 lumens, making it the brightest tablet screen available in this range. Built for performance, its smart processing power with Intel SoC (system on chip) quad core processor multiplies processing speeds while going light on battery, optimizes battery consumption and lends itself to an HD experience similar to the high end tablets. Launched through an exclusive partnership with Flipkart, S8 Tablet is available only on www.flipkart.com starting 8 December 2014.n nS8 Tablet is only 20.25 cm thick and 299 gms in weight, making its ultra-sleek and easy to carry. Its ultra-thin panel combined with a wide aperture camera brings crystal-clear images closer to your fingertips. And be prepared to get truly stunned by the pictures you take with this device, owing to its 8MP AF rear & 1.6MP HD front cameras equipped with a dual LED flash! What’s more, it also helps you to stay connected with friends and family at all times with its voice calling feature.   n nCommenting on the debut of S8 Tablet, Rohit Midha, Director, Tablet Business Unit, Lenovo India said, “Now, here’s a tablet for users who want to make a bold statement everywhere they go. S8’s user-inspired design and performance is a fine example of Lenovo’s investment in innovation that differentiates our products and sets the standard for quality, reliability, style and speed. S8 Tablet offers double the excitement as it is equipped with Intel Atom™ as well as launched exclusively on the India’s e-commerce portal, Flipkart.”n nAnand Ramamoorthy, Director Consumption Sales, Intel South Asia said, “Today tablet users are demanding more performance from their device. The Intel®processor powered tablets combine the best of form factor innovation and performance and are optimized for great performance and energy efficiency, ensuring a high speed seamless experience along with great battery life for users who have the need to be constantly connected on the go.”n nCommenting on this exclusive partnership, Michael Adnani VP – Retail & Head - Brand Alliances, Flipkart said, “The Indian market is seeing an increase in the demand for tablets. And as an online platform that keeps customer needs at the heart of every decision, expanding the range of our tablets category was a natural step. With the exclusive launch of Lenovo S8 Android tablet on Flipkart our customers now have another world-class product at their fingertips. Available at INR 16990, this device is packed with innovative features that promise a great user experience.” n nS8 adapts to your requirements effortlessly with its ultra-thin, highly transparent Infinity screen that merges the screen to the tablet seamlessly, expanding your field of vision. With its high resolution 1920x1200 screen you can now experience sharper full HD videos. S8 is LTE ready, which enables you to browse and stream Full HD Movies anywhere. It also offers useful apps for sharing content between devices as well as securing you against theft and malware. n nThe jet black color of the tablet gives the perfect blend to the sharp infinity screen.

Nothing Pleases An Indian Woman Than Sarees

All the way from Kancheepuram... HERE IT COMES. On a mission to make women more beautiful, more traditional, the renowned silk brand KANCHEEPURAM VARAMAHALAKSHMI SILKS is now in Hyderabad. Witness the grand launch of Kukatpally store at Ground Floor, Kalamandir Shopping Mall on 2nd November' 14 & Jubilee Hills store at Road No. 56 on 3rd November' 14. Sri Sri Sri Tridandi Srimannarayana Ramanuja Chinna Jeeyar Swamiji will inaugurate the Jubilee Hills store at 11 am.nAs the name suggests, Kancheepuram Varamahalakshmi Silks is a temple of saris for the woman, who wishes to add a never before aura to herself. Kancheepuram Varamahalakshmi Silks is the new abode for women, bringing to them exclusively created designer saris. Antiquity is the symbol of “Varamahalakshmi” with unique variety of saris at the lowest prices ever. It’s a divine place and the products of which are so meticulously and pristine designed, that will meet the standards of today’s woman.nCan you imagine a saree store without a chair to sit. The brand follows the typical tradition of sales men and customers sitting on floor cushions to do the purchase will is very hard to believe. Every inch of the store is designed in such a way that you can feel our tradition, our culture across it.nKancheepuram Varamahalakshmi Silks product lines are different from other players in the textile industry. So are its infrastructure facilities. It’s an abode for Rare & Eternal Pure Kancheepuram Sarees, Aarani Sarees, Banaraas Sarees, Dharmavaram Sarees, Uppada Sarees, Handloom Sarees. Kancheepuram Varamahalakshmi Silks provide this exclusive collection at an unbeatable pricing as they own more than 1000 handloom weaving machines. Thus eliminating the middleman and serving the end consumers on a direct level.The 1st store of Kancheepuram Varamahalakshmi Silks was launched on 18th October 2012 at Kancheepuram, Tamil Nadu. Subsequently the branches were put at Bengaluru, Vijayawada, Chennai Hyderabad (Saroornagar).

Lenovo launches next-generation Yoga Tablet-2

Lenovo, a leading PC+ player, today announced the India launch of its much awaited lineup of next-generation Yoga Tablet 2 powered by Intel® processors. The range of 4 distinct tablets offer some of the best features in their respective categories coupled with the four usage modes that make Yoga Tablets stand apart in the crowded tablet market. Lenovo will be retailing these products exclusively on one of India’s largest e-commerce portals, Flipkart, starting October 17th 2014.n nStemming from its legacy of consumer-focused design and innovation, Lenovo is offering 3 sizes and 2 operating systems so users can choose the model that is right for them. Besides Android models in 20.32 cm, 25.65 cm and 33.78 cm, consumers can now for the first time choose a Windows model, available in 25.65 cm.nThe new range comes with several new features that makes the Yoga a great entertainment device while offering unparalleled flexibility and versatility. Not only do the tablets have excellent resolution with Full HD, Dolby Wolfson HiFi audio, 8MP rear and 1.6 HD front camera, they come powered with the new Intel® Atom™ Processor Z3745 for an excellent performance coupled with a super-long battery of upto 18 hours.n nThe tablet range also has a new Hang mode besides the existing Stand, Hold and Tilt modes. A well placed cut-out in the kickstand not only allows for taking pictures without any hassle, it also allows one to hang the tablet permitting endless usage for the product. Further, the existing modes are made even more effective with a bigger and improved kickstand. These excellent features coupled with a best-in-class processer and incomparable battery makes the Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 a compelling proposition.n nSpeaking on Lenovo’s plans for tablets, Rohit Midha, Director, Tablet Business Unit, Lenovo India, said, “As the world’s leading PC+ player, Lenovo is ahead of the game in terms of consumer centric design and technology that adapts to users. We are aiming to achieve global sales to the tune of 100 million PC+ devices, including tablets this financial year. Owing to our increasing focus on digital millennials, India as a youth market forms a crucial part of our PC+ strategy. Our association with a leading online player like Flipkart will make it possible to expand our reach to the country’s online and tech-savvy audience. Yoga Tablet 2 coupled with this association will help us in further strengthening our position in the tablet category.n n” Bhaskar Choudhuri, Director, Marketing, Lenovo India said, “Yoga Tablet 2 is a result of Lenovo’s philosophy of building products keeping consumer needs and wants in mind. All the improvements on the tablet have been based on feedback from users to make the product even more useful and adaptive. The devices offer unparalleled proposition to people who seek a tablet that doesn’t constrain them but in fact sets them free. To highlight this aspect, we have devised a campaign involving social media as well as TV.”


Lenovo, one of the leading PC players in India, launched three Smart Connected Devices (SCD) stores in the Delhi-NCR region today. Following the success of its first SCD store at Pune that was launched earlier this year, the introduction of the additional 3 stores are an integral part of Lenovo’s strategy to win in the PC+ era. The stores serve as a one stop destination to cater to the technology needs of all users, through new and exciting form factors including Smartphones, Tablets and PCs. The highlight of the new retail format is a dedicated zone for shoppers to experience audio, gaming and other product usage scenarios. Lenovo will consciously look at malls and high streets to launch the new format stores owing to the visibility and high footfalls offered by these locations. Lenovo plans to extend the format to other markets such as south and west regions through a total of 40 stores this year.n nSpeaking at the launch, Shailendra Katyal, Director, HSB segment, Lenovo India said, “As we make stronger inroads into the exciting world of PC+, we want to offer our customers a one stop experience through our Smart Connected Device stores. Our products are becoming sleeker and smarter and we believe that the retail experience should match our future-ready portfolio. We are investing in areas such as product innovation, retail innovation and new markets to build a brand that is regarded as a smart connected devices player. Our new store will help showcase a holistic PC+ range to our customers through a refreshing format.”n nThe 3 SCD stores are located at Delhi’s prime areas and malls including Nehru Place and V3S Mall in Laxmi Nagar. A paradise for technology enthusiasts, the largest outlet is spread over 750 square feet. Lenovo has partnered with three major partners in Delhi-NCR region namely SSDN Techsolutions, PSPL Infosystems and Acme Life Care.n nThe layout and design of these stores are akin to Lenovo’s Smart Connected stores in Hong Kong, Tokyo and the US. Offering a solution- based approach rather than feature selling, the store provides consumers a ‘touch and feel’ of all products. Understanding the needs and nature of the customers, Lenovo has invested in trained personnel called LenovoPros, who engage with customers on the shop floor to help them make a well-informed decision.

Aalayam Navaratri Handloom festival, 25th September to 2nd October 2014

Aalayam, Temple of weaves is an exclusive handloom store started by Pop singer Smita and renowned Designer Shravan Kumar at Road No.67, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad. Aalayam showcases exclusive handloom sarees from across India.nSmita who has been very passionate of handlooms, spent a lot of time around weavers and looms as she was growing up. She later met Shravan who always promoted handlooms through his designs and shows nationally and internationally. They both started the store an year ago with the intention of supporting Indian weavers and work towards reviving many weaves which are slowly becoming extinct. An Aalayam Society was started to work towards upliftment of weaver community. One of the recent initiatives undertaken by the society was distribution of Charkas to Khadi weavers.nDuring the nine days of Navaratri, Aalayam organises a festival as celebration of feminine divine and Indian weaves. Along with Devi Alankarana – Puja, an exhibition and sale of a special weave of sarees is held each day at the store. On 25th Khadi and Venkatagiri, 26th Gadwal and Narayanpet, 27th Mangalagiri and Ikkat, 28th Banaras and Paithani, 29th Uppada, 30th Kota and Chanderi, 1st Oct Kanchi, 2nd Aari and Kuch work.nIts an invitation to support and celebrate the rich heritage of Indian weaves.nStore Address –nAalayam, Temple of weavesnLane opposite Sitara JewellerynPlot no. 1367, Road no. 67, Jubilee Hills,nHyderabad – 500033nPhones : 040-69906990, 95056 22344n n n n n 

Lenovo to offer a premium Full HD display laptops in India

Lenovo, one of India’s leading PC players, will launch the first-ever completely Full HD (FHD) range of premium laptops, and will emerge as the 1st PC player to offer such an extensive FHD product line. This entire range of sleek and stylish laptops, will be in the market by mid-October, well in time for Diwali.n nWith laptops increasingly being used for visually oriented activities like gaming, watching movies or live streaming, the focus on ‘Display’ is enormous. This much awaited FHD range comes loaded with best in class multi-media features that add to the visual experience.n nCommenting on the launch, Shailendra Katyal, Director- Home and Small Business (HSB), Lenovo India, said, “Lenovo has been ahead of the curve owing to its consumer focused design philosophy. Today display as a feature has become a key differentiator that helps users to choose their ideal device. This premium range forms a new league of Full HD laptops that represent the balance of performance and aesthetics. With this future-ready offering, we want to make everyday devices exciting and provide a complete user experience.”n nAs part of a larger strategic tie-up with this year’s much anticipated Bollywood blockbuster ‘Happy New Year’ (HNY), Lenovo is launching its latest range of FHD laptops by seamlessly integrating them with the movie’s plot. Lenovo provided a sneak peek to this range of Full HD products at the star-studded music launch held in Mumbai last week.n nCommenting on the collaboration, Bhaskar Choudhuri, Director, Marketing, Lenovo India said, “We are extremely delighted with the association with HAPPY NEW YEAR for the launch of our range of Full HD laptops and special range of tablets. This movie was perfectly timed to our launch and allowed us to use this innovative route to showcase our laptops. Lenovo FHD laptops stand for great style with performance and provide a larger than life experience, much like the movie Happy New Year. They fully unlock the entertainment potential of laptops, be it for hardcore gamers or for users who are looking for a top-notch multimedia experience. Lenovo products are always designed keeping its consumers in mind and adapt to their usage needs at different times. This is clearly demonstrated in the movie, where our products not only enable the plot of the movie, but add a dash of coolness and style.”n nSharing his experience, Vivaan Shah, member of the cast, said, “Happy New Year is an out and out entertainer. And there's a strong tech angle weaved in the story of the film, which I represent. The film needed smart devices to not only fit into the different situations and make things happen in the movie and but also look great in the process. Lenovo products fit the bill very well and I thoroughly enjoyed using these machines during the shoot of Happy New Year. During these few days of usage I have grown to admire Lenovo laptops and tablets.”n n nLenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$39 billion personal technology company, the largest PC company in the world, serving customers in more than 160 countries. Dedicated to building exceptionally engineered PCs and mobile internet devices, Lenovo’s business is built on product innovation, a highly-efficient global supply chain and strong strategic execution.  Formed by Lenovo Group’s acquisition of the former IBM Personal Computing Division, the company develops, manufactures and markets reliable, high-quality, secure and easy-to-use technology products and services.n n Its product lines include legendary Think-branded commercial PCs and Idea-branded consumer PCs, as well as servers, workstations, and a family of mobile internet devices, including tablets and smartphones. As a global Fortune 500 company, Lenovo has major research centers in Yamato, Japan; Beijing, Shanghai and Shenzhen, China; Sao Paulo, Brazil, and Raleigh, North Carolina.

Silk Mark to Organise Srimathi Silk Mark-2014 in Hyd

Silk Mark Organisation of India, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Government of India launched in 2004 to create awareness among the silk consumers on importance of pure silk through Silk Mark – An assurance of pure silk, has completed 10 years in the service of the silk consumers, traders and weavers winning accolades from the consumer community.   It is required to put continuous efforts for our Silk industry to match with the international standards. The consumers, traders & mostly manufacturers have to come together in enhancing the quality standards apart from other important parameters like price, timely service. In this long journey of a decade in service of the nation to build strong base for silk industry, Silk Mark has more than 2700 members across the country, serving the silk admirers with pure and quality silks. Silk Mark has continuously put efforts to create awareness among the people by way of providing them with opportunity to know many varieties and types of silks from across the country by conducting Silk Mark Expos throughout the country. Since ages Silk has been synonymous to women. Contribution of women in flourishing of Sericulture Industry is significantly high. As the major part of the end products in our country are sarees, one can conclude the Indian Sericulture Industry is “FOR WOMEN. BY THE WOMEN, OF THE WOMEN”. Indian Sericulture Industry is one of the fast growing cottage industries, providing livelihood for more than 70 lakh families. It is responsibility of everyone that the industry should be protected from unfair trade practices and to achieve a Brand Image at national and international platform for sustained growth rate.   In order to focus the attention of silk lovers upon the importance of Silk Mark in protecting the consumers as well as the artisans throughout the country weaving classics in designs and colours in silks, Silk Mark is organising a cultural event Srimathi Silk Mark – 2014 pageant to get together different traditions on a platform. Silk Mark Organisation of India is very pleased that there was overwhelming response from the silk loving consumers from which 60 contestants have been finalized for the today’s auditions. Basing on their formal interview by the selection panel 20 finalists will be participating in the GRAND FINALE slated to be organized on 25th Sept’2014 at the Auditorium of Shilpakala Vedika, Near Cyber Towers, Madhapur. The winners will be rewarded with prizes and need be, services will be utilized in propagating the importance of Silk Mark among the populace.   Also, Silk lovers of city of Hyderabad are requested to visit the popular Silk Mark Expo – 2014 Hyderabad which will be at organized from 23-29th September 2014 coinciding with festivals of Dusserah and Diwali. The expo will be showcasing many varieties and colours of silk products representing 25 silk clusters from more than 15 silk producing states from north to south and from East to West. The main objective of the expo is to provide only 100% pure silks with Silk Mark labels supported by the testing facilities apart from facilitating Silk Loving Clientele with varieties of silks from all over the silk weaving clusters of the nation under one roof. In order to create supportive atmosphere to learn about Indian silks, there will be exciting prizes for the consumers through lucky draw coupons and silk identification games. The expo also showcases the live material and processes of silk products. Silk Mark Organisation of India extends a very hearty wishes to all people of Hyderabad on the occasion of upcoming festivals.

Apple inc unveiled iphones watche

Apple Inc unveiled a watch, two larger iPhones and a mobile payments service on Tuesday as Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook seeks to revive the technology company's reputation as a wellspring of innovation.The first new product to be developed and introduced under Cook's reign is a timepiece tethered to the iPhone that will combine health and fitness tracking with communications. It will Starting at $349 - $50 more than the cheapest version of the iPhone 6 with a contract, the lofty price tag may also keep some consumers on the sidelines. It could go up to more than $1,000 for higher-end editions, IDC analyst Danielle Levitas said.The Apple Watch can receive phone calls and messages, play music, serve as a digital wallet to pay for goods and monitor heart rates via special sensors. The watches will come in three collections, including a sport edition and an upscale line coated in 18-karat gold.

l Silk Handloom Exhibition Inaugurated at Taj Deccan

Mrs.C.S.Rama Lakshmi, IFS, retired Commissioner of Siriculture has inaugurated Exhibition cum sale of Silk Handloom woven Fabric exhibition which is going to held from September 6th to 8th September at Taj Deccan here in Hyderabad. Speaking at the Inaugural function Mrs. Rama Lakshmi said  that she is very happy that for the first time in Hyderabad silk Handloom exhibition is organized for the people of Hyderabad. She said the silk being exhibited are natural and pure and woven exclusively  on Handloom. The texture and feel of pure silk is entirely different from the faux synthetic ones and the best part remains that the material used in printing and finishing are totally eco-friendly and colors used for dying and printing are natural and vegetable. She said the colors are obtained from natural sources like herbs, vegetables,bark of wood and fruit hence the colors are neither are side effects to human beings nor it would harm environment.nMr.Satish Kumar, Deputy Director of Regional Silk board of India, said that the art and skill on display in the exhibition celebrates the creations of traditional artisans and their sence of imagery and beauty. Such exhibitions becomes a medium  for silk federation to portray its product development prowess and its simple and yet elegant rendition of traditional art and crafts. It is this attention of beauty with simpliticyt that keeps the unique heritage of of silk alive and combined with deep commitment to quality and innovative, it is now the people of Madhya Pradesh now see a burgeoning market and truly feel that the world will get it.n nPramod Patak, Manager, Madhya Pradesh Silk Federation said the purpose for organizing the exhibiton is to encourage silk weavers working with the federation and to revive  and promote traditional   art and artisanship of the state with prime Object of awareness and educate pure silk among the people in the state. The speciality of the exhibition is Prakrit handloom which has become famous not only in India but also international wise. Prakrit provides wide range of silk sarees, Fabrics, Duppatas, stoles,shawls, made ups,and furnishings.nHe also said that Prakrit presents broad range of varity in splendid mulberry soft silk, Eri Silk and Matte tasar silk crowned by the nature sourced / organic colors and hand prints  of Bagh and Rich designs of Maheshwari and chandari which are famous in the world. The Mandhya Pradesh silk has established a bench mark in qulity silk and meeting the international standards. The silk produced is not only famous in the Madhya Pradesh but also famous and used by the states like Uttar Pradesh, Orissa, Maharashtra, West Bengal,Rajasthan and other states.nMr.Rakesh Kumar Srivastav, General Manager,  of Madhya Pradesh Silk Federation requested the people of Hyderabad to make use of the exhibition and appreciate the work being done by the artisans in a traditional Madhya Pradesh style. He thanked the people and the organizers for him them chance to exhibit the products in Hyderabad for the first time.

Anarkali Suit: A fashionable outfit

Anarkali- an outfit which has been reinvented in the recent times in new avatars to accentuate the femininity of the wearer.nIt  is a combination of Long umbrella shaped voluminous  kurta which tightens just below the buts line and bottom is generally in the form of Churidar, accompanied by a dupatta. Generally teenagers are using these dresses frequently, but it is adorable on ladies of all the age.nAnarkali  is loaded with Indian culture, traditions and rich heritage. India and Indians are famous for their culture. We celebrates our festivals, weddings and birthday and we need to dress up according to our culture and occasions. Anarkali dresses are suitable and can be worn on any events, which give curvaceous, elegant and glamorous look. It is made up of silk, satin , chiffon, net, brasso and the embroidery work  of zari, resham and golden , silver thread with pearls  and stones which are studded on it, gives gorgeous look. The designer anarkali suit expresses  not only the beauty of the woman but also gives royal looks.nIt is a perfect outfit for any body physique and suitable for wedding functions, birthday parties and for festivals.n nWhile purchasing the anarkali, you must keep in mind.n1-Anarkali  suit cannot be fit at the bust . If you  have   heavy bust then  try to avoid Chinese collars.n2- If you have selected heavy embroidery work on Anarkali kurta, then select light jewellery.n3- Anarkali suit length should not be longer than you.n4- If  You selected heavy top then avoid frills near neck.n5- While purchasing check the dupatta, sometimes which is not enough long.n6- Tall women can select layered and flared anarkali suits.n7- Stout women should not select stiff Fabrics.n8- Short women   should try to select from georgettes.