Author Archives: Loknath

Watch Out Goop, Marie Kondo Is Launching Her Own Lifestyle Site

There’s something in the pH-balanced water. First, Kourtney Kardashian teased us with Poosh, now Marie Kondo is doing the opposite of KonMari-ing her brand. Her team of cleaning consultants are quietly raising $40 million from various investors ready to take organizing to the next level. According to TechCrunch, this is the second round of funding the KonMari company, founded in 2015 by Marie Kondo ... Read More »

Fashion, food and fitness: How ‘most polluted’ Delhi has adapted its lifestyle

  Over the last few months, our stories showed how Delhi has adapted its lifestyle to deal with the toxic air A recent report by Greenpeace and IQAir AirVisual has put Delhi and Gurgaon on top of the world’s most polluted cities list. While Delhi is the most polluted capital, Gurgaon is the most polluted city. But this does not ... Read More »

An Indian view from Wall Street on women in finance

My inspiration has come from within my own family. My mother who had a doctorate and was a Professor at a time when women in India barely went to college. She took a leap of faith from Dalal Street to Wall Street to manage some key initiatives at S&P DJI. Alka Banerjee shares her views on how hard it is to stay ahead of ... Read More »

Budget 2019 likely to boost India’s education sector

ndia’s Annual Budget decides the way ahead for different sectors in the country. In this year’s Budget, the Government has emphasised on education along with other sectors. How the Budget 2019-20 will pave way for improvement in education sector, observes Akhil Shahani, Managing Director, The Shahani Group, for Elets News Network (ENN). Akhil Shahani, Managing Director, The Shahani Group The acting Finance ... Read More »

PUBG Mobile Update 0.11.1 to Add Bonus Challenge to Convert BC to UC: Report

An upcoming PUBG Mobile update would add what’s known as a Bonus Challenge. According to a recent report, PUBG Mobile update 0.11.1 brings this feature which allows players to convert Battle Coins (BC) to Unknown Cash (UC). This would grant access to rare weapon skins and outfits. Unlike the previous PUBG Mobile Crew Challenge, Bonus Challenge is for solo players rather ... Read More »

As the Internet turns 30, is it an ‘out-of-control monster’?

MEYRIN, Switzerland: Thirty years ago this month, a young British physician working at a lab near Geneva invented a system for scientists to share information that would ultimately change humanity. But three decades after he invented the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee has warned that his creation has been “hijacked by crooks” that may spell its destruction. Berner-Lee’s old office ... Read More »

Arun Mehta assumes office as principal secy finance

Arun Kumar Mehta Friday assumed office as principal secretary finance as he formally took over the charge from outgoing Navin K Choudhary, now principal secretary industries and commerce. According to an official spokesperson, senior functionaries of finance and allied departments were present on the occasion which was followed by an introductory cum review meeting. Navin Choudhary gave the new principal ... Read More »

7 HAIRSTYLES THAT LOOK GORGEOUS ON ETHNIC WEAR!

The best part about wearing an ethnic wear outfit is the route you’ve to develop its style reasonableness. Complimenting the outfit with adornments is exceptionally critical and the significance of a selfie flawless saree hairstyle for long hair is even more vital. Be that as it may, why dread when our Bollywood beauties are here! Kareena Kapoor’s ongoing trip in a ... Read More »

Audie Murphy Ranch Lifestyle Highlighted by Quality Schools, Including Onsite Elementary School

MENIFEE, Calif., March 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Audie Murphy Ranch in Menifee has quickly built a reputation for beautiful home collections, great recreation, and an enviable lifestyle filled with advantages that benefit the whole family. One of the most treasured perks for homeowners with children is the access to excellent Menifee schools, which includes a new, state-of-the-art elementary school right onsite. Set within walking ... Read More »

Victoria’s Secret to close 53 stores as poor Christmas sales bite

Victoria’s Secret is closing 53 stores in North America.  L Brands Inc., owner of the lingerie chain, announced Wednesday plans to close about 53 Victoria’s Secrets in North America this year, more than three times the 15 it’s historically closed down in an average year. Victoria’s Secret square footage in North America will drop by about 3 per cent, it ... Read More »