Monday, January 22, 2018

Saavn's Artist Originals launch Punjabi-pop song ‘VIBE’ by The PropheC.



New Delhi, January 2018: Saavn, India’s leading audio streaming service today announced the release of Vibe by Canadian Artist, The PropheC, as part of its Artists Originals (AO) initiative. Vibe is a smooth Punjabi-pop track that has gone live on Saavn and all global platforms today.



Vibe follows the success of Saavn’s previous AO release, Bom Diggy. Having launched in September of 2017, the track garnered over 28 million streams on Saavn, as well as 40 million views across YouTube and other streaming platforms.

The PropheC has collaborated with Saavn's Artist Originals for this catchy track and accompanying music video that showcases his trademark sound in a totally new light. The video for Vibe leverages distinct visuals to create a dark and mysterious aura. Listen to the song on Saavn here.



The PropheC said, “The inspiration behind the song “Vibe” was to make something current with a more atmospheric and wavy sound. I wanted to showcase my ability to do different flows while maintaining my signature sound.” Talking about his association with Artist Originals, he added, “Artist Originals and Saavn is the perfect platform to launch the song because they believe in interacting directly with the artist and provided a unique approach to pushing the song. There has been a lot of communication and understanding to make sure we do something different to stand out from what everyone else is doing.”


Saavn’s Artist Originals (AO) repertoire was launched in February 2017 to empower artists, songwriters and producers from around the world and connect East-West talent and fans. Indian hip-hop star Naezy, Toronto-based DJ Sickick, singer-songwriter Prateek Kuhad, U.K.-based independent artists Zack Knight and Jasmin Walia, and Mumbai-based producer, composer and keys player Sandunes have also launched songs under the Artist Originals program. 


About Saavn
Founded in 2007, Saavn is India’s leading digital music streaming service, transforming how people around the world access and experience music on a daily basis. Saavn is currently accessed in over 200 countries and offers 36 Million tracks in 15 languages. The company has 900+ label partnerships and growing, including Universal, Sony, T-Series, Tips, YRF, Saregama, Eros and Warner Music. Saavn’s investors include Tiger Global Management, Liberty Media, Bertelsmann, Steadview Capital, Ward Ferry Management, Senvest Management, Tree Line Investment Management, Quilvest, Mousse Partners, Wellington Capital Management, William Morris Endeavor and a number of strategic individuals, including former Vodafone CEO, Arun Sarin, and, Guy Oseary, Chairman of Maverick and manager of global artists including Madonna and U2.
In 2016, Saavn expanded its content offering into Saavn Original Programming, a slate of original, non- music audio programs that range from comedy and storytelling to mythology and cricket. With its headquarters in New York, Saavn has also runs offices in Mumbai, Gurgaon, Bangalore and California. For more information, visit www.saavn.com/corporate

LiuGong Celebrates 15 Years of Business Operation in India & 10th Anniversary of its India Plant.


Sambandh-A journey from germination to blossoming in the quest of world class customer service

Complete range of excavators &mining machines for Indian consumers
Unmatched reliability and uncompromised durability for 15 Years in India
Designed for better fuel efficiency, increased viability and unparalleled comfort
Supported by the world class R&D, best service network with over 50 touch points in India
Pithampur, India, 22January 2018 – LiuGong India, a subsidiary of Guangxi LiuGong Machinery–one of the world's largest manufacturers of wheel loaders proudly announces completion of its 15 years business in India with a gala celebration for business partners, supporters and media. Committed to embrace the “Make in India” campaign by initiatives and new offerings to the Indian market, LiuGong machines are designed to meet any challenge, any day.
This celebration is also part of LiuGong’s 60th Anniversary global tour which was announced last November.



Mr. Wu Song, Managing Director, LiuGong India said on the occasion, “It has been an incredible journey and we are proud to celebrate memories, experiences & our successes. We express our gratitude to all our patrons for their continuous support & commitment which has helped us develop and evolve as market leaders in the construction equipment sector.”
To embrace the ‘Make in India’ campaign and generate better local employment opportunities, an additional investment of 5 Million USD, has been invested to enhance the production capacity at LiuGong’s factory in Pithampur. The Company’s manpower is likely to increase by 40% over the next 2-3 years; generating more manpower from Indian to support the motto of ‘Skill India Mission’.
Like all LiuGong machines, LiuGong India’s machines are designed and tested to operate in the toughest conditions. The machines made in India are well tested for the local conditions. World class components are used in the equipment including engines, transmission axle, cylinders and control valves; from renowned manufacturers like Cummins, ZF & Kawasaki. LiuGong machines adopt proven technologies to thrive in the most rigorous conditions of India, making them - highly efficient, durable, simple to run, easy to service and cost-efficient!

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Appendix: Key Milestones of LiuGong India
2002: India’s first purchase of LiuGong construction equipment. Fourteen units of wheel loaders were delivered to the iron ore mines at Goa. These machines have performed more than working 30,000 hours and are still working.
2007: First 1,000 units of construction equipment were sold. LiuGong India Pvt. Ltd. (LIPL) was founded, corporate office is at New Delhi.
2008: Foundation of Pithampur manufacturing plant was laid. The premises cover more than forty-four acres of land and has the capacity to manufacture 3,000 units of wheel loaders and motor graders annually.
2009: Rolled out the first MADE IN INDIA wheel loader from the Pithampur factory.
2011: Launched construction vehicles that adhered to the local government regulations– BS-III.
2012: Expanded product line to include manufacturing of LiuGong’s 414 motor grader. 
2013: Introduced new variant in 3 tonne wheel loader 836 BS-III
2014: Created a new segment with 2 tonne wheel loader 818 BS-III
2016: Launched 922D heavy duty excavator.
2016: Launched next generation wheel loader 856H
2017: Launched all NEW 921D I excavator & 611 compactor
About LiuGong
For nearly 60 years, LiuGong Machinery Corporation has been a global leader in construction equipment manufacturing industry. As a global player, LiuGong has increased their presence to more than 137 countries with 20 manufacturing plants & 9 subsidiaries worldwide.
LiuGong has joint ventures with both Cummins and ZF, who are the pioneers for manufacturing engines and transmission respectively. LiuGong has evolved to become one of the fastest growing, global, CE companies in the world offering a full line of extreme duty, intuitive machines for construction equipment owners constantly challenged to do more with less. LiuGong delivers opportunity to its employees, quality products and services to its customers, financial success to its investors, and community support in the regions it serves. Among its latest innovations, LiuGong has launched the world’s first vertical lift wheel loader.
About LiuGong India
LiuGong India has its state of art manufacturing facility supported by a R&D Centre & Training Centre in Pithampur (Madhya Pradesh). Having more than 4,000 LiuGong machines working successfully, in road construction, mining, hydropower and pipe handling, for India’s most prestigious companies and having continuous repeat orders is a testament to the excellence of LiuGong’s products.
With corporate offices at Delhi, Kolkata, and Chennai, 20 dealerships with more than 50 customer touch points across India including Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh & Sri Lanka, spare parts warehousing in Chennai & Indore and its manufacturing, R & D and training centers in Pithampur. LiuGong India is ready to ensure its customers are supported anywhere, anytime.
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For further information, please visit-http://www.liugong.com/en_in/



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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Mahindra AMC launches“Mahindra Unnati Emerging Business Yojana”.


New Fund offer open for initial subscription from January 8 to January 22, 2018



Indore,10th January, 2018: Mahindra Asset Management Company Pvt. Ltd. (MAMCPL), the investment manager to Mahindra Mutual Fund and a wholly owned subsidiary of Mahindra Finance will launch Mahindra Unnati Emerging Business Yojana, Mid Cap Fund – An open ended equity scheme predominantly investing in mid cap stocks. The New Fund Offer opens on January 8, 2018 and closes on January 22, 2018. The fund will reopen for continuous sale and repurchase from February 6, 2018.

Mr Ashutosh Bishnoi, MD & CEO, Mahindra AMC said, “Indian economy is poised for a multiyear growth phase, with the governments focus on reforms. Investment opportunities will also emerge with formalisation of economy leading to shifting of market share from unorganised to organised sector in highly fragmented consumer segments bringing nations progress closer to every household.

Mr Bishnoi, further added, In a relatively sluggish macro growth environment Midcap companies have shown higher earnings growth in a sluggish market compared to large caps. We do see enough scope for stock-specific investment opportunities in the mid-cap space, especially in those segments that have multi-year structural growth outlook. As economies become larger there are multiple opportunities / niche in multiple sectors to create a fair market place. The fund would give investors an opportunity to participate in the growth story of today’s emerging companies which have the potential to become market leaders in the future.

The four reasons to invest in Mahindra Unnati Emerging Business Yojana are as follows:

a) Growing India : India has the potential to become one of the fastest growing economies in the world
b) Return Potential: Medium sized businesses that are upgrading and innovating regularly have a potential to generate higher risk adjusted returns in the long term
c) Quality of Investment: Bottom-up selection of focused sustainable businesses across sectors that are likely to be tomorrow's large caps
d) Active Management: An actively managed portfolio with primary investments in mid-cap segment


Mahindra UnnatiEmerging Business Yojana is suitable for investors who seek long term capital appreciation

The scheme would invest minimum 65% in Mid Cap companies and upto 35% in stocks other than mid cap. Bottom up stockselection will focus on market leaders in smaller markets or focused single-line businesses in larger markets, that have showngrowth and are likely to be the next large caps.



About Mahindra Mutual Fund
Mahindra Asset Management Company Private Limited, a company incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956, is the Investment Manager for Mahindra Mutual Fund. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mahindra and Mahindra Financial Services Limited (MMFSL).
Mahindra Mutual Fund endeavors to offer a variety of mutual fund schemes pan-India, with special focus in rural and semi-urban areas.
Statutory Details: Mahindra Mutual Fund has been constituted as a Trust under the Indian Trusts Act, 1882. Sponsor: Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited. (liability of Sponsor limited to Rs. 1,00,000/-) Trustee: Mahindra Trustee Company Private Limited. Investment Manager: Mahindra Asset Management Company Private Limited. The Sponsor, Trustee and Investment Manager are incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956.
About Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited
Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited (Mahindra Finance), part of the Mahindra Group, is one of India’s leading non-banking finance companies. Focused on the rural and semi-urban sector, Mahindra Finance has over 4.8 million customers and has an AUM of over USD 6 billion. Mahindra Finance is a leading vehicle and tractor financier and also offers fixed deposits and loans to SMEs. It has 1,178 offices across the country and is the first Non-Banking Finance Company from India to form a part of Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Mahindra Finance has been ranked among the Top 50 “India’s Best Companies to Work For 2017” by Great Place to Work® (GPTW) Institute in collaboration with The Economic Times.
Mahindra Finance’s Insurance Broking subsidiary, Mahindra Insurance Brokers Limited (MIBL), is a licensed Composite Broker providing Direct and Reinsurance broking services.
Mahindra Rural Housing Finance Limited (MRHFL) a subsidiary of Mahindra Finance provides loans for purchase, renovation, construction of houses to individuals in the rural and semi-urban areas of the country.
Mahindra Asset Management Company Private Limited (MAMCPL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mahindra Finance, is acting as the Investment Manager of Mahindra Mutual Fund.
Mahindra Finance has a JV in US, Mahindra Finance USA LLC, in partnership with De Lage Landen, a subsidiary of Rabo Bank, for financing Mahindra tractors in US. 
Visit us at:www.mahindrafinance.com
About Mahindra
The Mahindra Group is a USD 19 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It has a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume.  It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, components, commercial vehicles, consulting services, energy, industrial equipment, logistics, real estate, steel, aerospace, defence and two wheelers. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 200,000 people across 100 countries.
Learn more about Mahindra on www.mahindra.com  / Twitter and Facebook: @MahindraRise

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Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Farhan Live conquered Indore at Imperial Blue Superhit Nights Season 4








Indore, 6thJanuary, 2018:

Indore witnessedan‘electrifying musical night’ as the latest season of Imperial Blue Superhit Nights dazzled the city with an enthralling performance by Farhan Live. India’s most-loved rock star, Farhan Akhtar and his band took over the stage at Rangoon Garden and mesmerised the audience with his biggest hits.



After three years of stimulating performances, Imperial Blue Superhit Nights bets for a more engrossing Season 4. Larger than life, the brand new season of Imperial Blue Superhit Nights is no less than a storehouse of entertainment, dynamism and grandeur. The grand musical series engaged the audience in its magic and enigma like never before.



The event saw a power packed full house who tapped their feet to Farhan Akhtar’s superhit numbers all through the concert. Setting the stage on fire with his energy and bewitching charm, Farhan Akhtar was accompanied by a troupe of talented and skilful musicians. As Farhan Live performed their chart topping numbers like ‘PehliBaar’, ‘Main AisaKyunHoon’ and ‘SochaHai’, they enthralled the city at the glorious musical feast. As the show ended with the popular chartbuster ‘Rock On’, it was quite a spectacle to see Farhan Akhtar win the hearts of his fans who showered him with their love and cheer.

Raja Banerji, Assistant Vice President, Marketing, PernodRicard India, said “Imperial Blue Superhit Nights surpasses its own benchmark every year. An amalgamation of the very best voices from Bollywood, the fourth edition is proud to feature multi-talented Farhan Akhtar with ‘Farhan Live’. Weare confident that this collaboration will help us take the grandeur of the platform a notch higher. As he travels through the country, we promise to mesmerize you with his power-packed live performances.”

Farhan Akhtar, said, “Being on tour is every performer’s dream. I am looking forward to perform for Imperial Blue Superhit Nights tour in Indore.”


Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Shalini Kapoor enters Prithvi Vallabh.



Shalini Kapoor has risen to fame for her phenomenal performances in several shows and as it seems there is no looking back for this talented actor. Shalini has joined the star cast of Sony Entertainment Television’s upcoming historical saga Prithvi Vallabh. The much-anticipated show has her playing one of the pivotal characters. Shalini will be seen essaying the role of Rajamata (mother of the king).



Shalini has already started shooting for the show and is extremely excited to be a part of the team. She believes that her role is different from all the others characters she has portrayed on the small screen before. She will be playing lead Ashish Sharma’s (Prithvi Vallabh) mother. Sources from the show’s team mention that Shalini fits the role to the T and has been receiving a lot of praises for her incredible performance on a daily basis on the set.



When contacted, Shalini confirms the story and says, “I am glad to be a part of such an amazing and engaging show. I am living the life of Rajamata through Prithvi Vallabh and enjoying every bit of it. I am sure people will like my character as much as they will love the show.”

Prithvi Vallabh is scheduled to go on air on Sony Entertainment Television in January 2018

Namik Paul dares to bare in Ek Deewaana Tha.



There is something exciting coming up for the viewers on Ek Deewaana Tha on Sony Entertainment Television!



According to the sources, Namik Paul who is portraying the role of Shiv, a spirit in the show will dare to bare for a special honeymoon sequence shot in Manali. What makes it more interesting is that the entire sequence has been shot at night in an icy cold temperature of the hill station. What’s more? The handsome lad will go shirtless and will be seen wearing bare minimum clothing! That is what we call a bold move!



Several interesting sequences will be shot in the coming days. The entire cast has already left for Manali and the shoot is in full swing. This sequence, in particular, will be an important part of the storyline and for the first time, the viewers will get to see the focus shifting to Namik’s character in the show.

Stay tuned in to upcoming honeymoon episodes of Ek Deewaana Tha, Monday-Friday at 10:00 pm only on Sony Entertainment Television

New Year Quotes from Sony SAB artists.


Manav Gohil as King Krishnadevraya from Sony SAB’s Tenali Rama-
This New Year, I will be traveling to New Zealand for a vacation.  We have planned a road trip and are particularly excited about this road trip since it’s my daughter's first. My fondest memory of New Year's will be particularly the one which I celebrated in New York, on my honeymoon it was beautiful as it was snowing. I wish the year 2018 will be a year of advancement and dynamic growth. I want to work harder and fulfill all my duties a husband, father and a son. My New Year resolution would be Haste Raho and Hasate Raho.  In 2018 I want to continue what I am doing as an actor and I think I am doing a fantastic job.


Priyamvada Kant as Sharda from Sony SAB’s Tenali Rama-
Every New Year is special as 1st January is my birthday. This year I am shooting so will be celebrating New Year in Mumbai only. I have innumerable fond memories of my birthday! Friends have thrown surprises over the years. I have always had an awesome time. New Year coincides with my birthday so it’s always special. My resolution on the New Year will be Work harder, be happier, and be a better person than last year. We all should take up the resolution of Haste Raho and Haste Raho, staying happy is most important.Staying happy makes you healthier and wealthier so more laughter and love to all.



Vanshika Sharma as Sam from Sony SAB’s Aadat Se Majboor-
I don’t have any plans for New Year as such, I always like to bring in the New Year surrounded by family and friends. The warmest memory of New Year for me will be from my childhood all of us kids used to prepare act like a dance performance for the entertainment programme. My Resolution for the New Year will be to exercise every day. Each one of us needs to take the resolution of Haste Raho and Hasate Raho. There can never be enough laughter or smiles in the world.


Vipul Roy as Aditya from Sony SAB’s Partners Trouble Ho Gayi Double-
This year’s New Year will be very special as my family will be joining me in Mumbai to celebrate it with me, that too after ages. My friends from different countries are also flying down to celebrate New Year in India so we will be having a gala time. The most memorable New Year will be last years when I celebrated the New Year in Vegas. This year my show Partners is keeping me busy but yes I am loving it. My 2018 resolution will be to control my craving for sweet.  The New Year is going to be a very exciting year. This year my show partners will give me the opportunity of making people laugh, I am so blessed to be in this profession.