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Art 2017 Broke Out Of Gallery Walls And Took A Life In Public

The year 2017 has given a new life to art by making the open streets experience the art while infringing the confined and elegant gallery spaces or walls. Art this year has proved that it’s an express which an outburst in a beautiful way while breaking the niche audience parameter and space of the gallery.

Art 2017 Broke Out Of Gallery Walls And Took A Life In Public

Mumbai, one the cities to explore the creative ways to put-front your expression organized one such art festive in Sassoon Dock the 142-year-old fish market turned into vibrant canvas while Goa during the 2nd Serendipity Arts Festival transformed the old barge into an art space. Manish Arora, the artist and designer prior to this month, widespread his art in the Jindal Mansion with hand embroidery or printed on yards of cloth with the theme of peace and love. The open public spaces gave the creative artists an expanded space with no boundaries to display their art either at Delhi metro station wall or in Pushkarghats.

The Managing Director of Sotheby’s India, Gaurav Bhatia mentions that breaking the art from the restricted walls of the gallery and bringing it out in public, the message is very crucial especially in today’s time of disputes and conflicts. The increased number of public art installation goes beyond enhancing the beauty of any space. India’s initiative at the docks, St+art, focused to bring the forgotten communities of Mumbaikars, for instance, the Banjaras, Hindu Marathas or Kolis through art expression like graffiti.

In the month of April, the Delhi Metro Rail was tied up with a non-profit organization to give an artistic transformation of the Arjangarh Metro Station with the rare animals and birds illustration found in the nation. The initiative further extends with themes depicting the surroundings to the stations on the Magenta line. Similarly, Goa’s Mapusa Market was creatively mapped with Demonetization and GST installed by artist Orijit Sen.

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Schools Organize Events To Motivate Kids Toward An Eco-Friendly Ganesh Festival

eco-friendly Ganesh festivalGanesh Chaturthi is round the corner and everyone is preparing to welcome Lord Ganesha. However, the best part about it is that city schools are engrossing students in a range of programs and activities to motivate them to celebrate this year’s Ganesh Chaturthi in an eco-friendly manner.

Before the kids go for their Ganesh Chaturthi holidays, special seminars and lectures on celebrating festivals in an eco-friendly way are been arranged for them by the schools. Right from making clay statues of Lord Ganesha to origami craft for the toddlers, schools are observed to get their students prepared to use their own thoughts to use the eco-friendly approach of Ganesh celebrations.

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Neelu Lamba, Hiranandani Foundation School’s Principal (Thane), said, “During the art class, students have been making statues of clay of Lord Ganesha since last week. Thanks to the several awareness drives, numerous individuals have moved to eco-friendly customs of celebrating Ganesh Chaturthi. Thus, even we are emphasizing on the significance of conserving the ecosystem in our value education class. Besides, school teachers are also directing conversations to increase awareness.”

Teachers deem that this innovative, social notion not only educates the students about art and environment but also allows them to achieve an understanding of our Indian culture.

Billabong International School’s Principal, Ranjani Krishnaswamy (Thane), said, “We conduct clay modeling activities for children every year. Right from molding to the ultimate finishing touches, the whole thing is done completely by the children with the assistance of their respective class teachers. For tiny tots, we have something known as paper Ganesh, wherein they craft the Lord’s model with paper craft techniques.”

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Similarly, Smt. Sulochanadevi Singhania School is also all set to celebrate the festival with gaiety and pomp. Revathi Shrinivasan, the Principal, said, “The school has taken positive steps in the course of sensitizing one and all toward an eco-friendly celebration, from street-plays by children & classroom activities to eco-friendly Ganesha-creating programs for parents. We consider that these attempts are diminutive but surely are steps that can bring a change in the society.”
So, do you have any ideas to celebrate this festival in an eco-friendly way? Feel free to share those with us.

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Dates for Maharashtra HSC and SSC declared

Maharashtra HSC Class 12 Results 2017 are anticipated to roll out prior to the results of Maharashtra SSC at the certified website. As per resources, the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) may announce the Maharashtra HSC Class 12 Results 2017 by end of May 25. The results of Maharashtra HSC Class 12 Results 2017 will be accessible from May 25 onwards at the certified website. The Maharashtra HSC Class 12 Results 2017 will be rolled out on the certified websites www.mahresult.nic.in and www.mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in.

The exams for Maharashtra Class 12 MSBSHSE board had begun from February 28, 2017 to March 25, 2017. Number of students have appeared for the exam of Maharashtra HSC. The exam of Maharashtra HSC 2017 was performed at number of centers in the state of Maharashtra. While the result of class 10th exam is anticipated to be rolled out on May 22, 2017 by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE), the result of HSC class 12th exam is anticipated to be released on May 25 by the Maharashtra Board.

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Students who had given the Maharashtra HSC Class 12 exam 2017 will need to confirm the result in couple of days by visiting the certified website www.mahresult.nic.in. The Maharashtra HSC Class 12 result can also be checked on the certified website of www.mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in. Students will need to check the results of Maharashtra HSC Class 12 exam 2017 by giving appropriate data on the link of the result that will be started soon on the certified website. According to the reports, a sum of 1.32 Lakh students had enrolled for the HSC exam from the division involving Sangli, Kolhapur, and Satara districts this year. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) has completed the evaluation of almost 25 Lakh SSC and HSC answer sheets for division of Kolhapur.

For now, the only thing that students can do is enjoy to the fullest of their leftover holidays. After few days, when the results will be declared, the only thing that is left for them to do is to study. So guys, enjoy the holidays and stay tuned for more updates on results.

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Spend time with your mom on this Mother’s Day

On this Mother’s Day plan to surprise your mom by spending some quality time with her. In order to do this, here are some activities that you can perform. Let us have a look.

Sunday meal

Having a meal with your mom is the least that you can do in order to spend some time with her. Have your breakfast, lunch, as well as dinner with her. Try avoiding strong alcohol at the meal. A touch of mild wine will help at the time of dinner. Fill the breakfast and the desserts with your mom’s favorite pastries.

Family picnic

Arrange a trip with your family. Or you can also invite some of your close friends. Have some fun. Spend time with your mom. On the journey, avoid being an introvert. Have a good talk with your mom. Share your feelings and thought with her. Let her known that you care for her. Express yourself. Know her problems. Be there for her. Click lots of pics with her. Afterward, you can gift those pics in form of an album.

Make her meal

If you want to do something more special, then just cook a meal for her. Start from breakfast. Make her favorite breakfast. At the lunch and dinner, try making something delicious and innovative. Surprise her with your cooking skills. Also, add a glass of wine for a great ambiance.

A phone call

If you are not able to visit your mom on this Mother’s Day due to some or the other reason, give her a call. Do not hang up quickly. Make this call memorable. Have a good talk with her. Share your feelings and thought with her. Tell her about the things going on in your life. Let her known that you care for her. Express yourself. Know her problems. Promise her to call back again and do keep that promise.

So friends, hope you like these tips. Do spend your time with your mother and surprise her by giving the best gift this Mother’s Day. Do let us know your thoughts about this. Do not forget to comment on this.

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Places serving a Royal treat for mothers on 2017 Mother’s day in U.S.

It is common to see your mother in the kitchen most of the time no matter whether you stay in a huge bungalow or small apartment. In the whole life span, a woman spends 2.5 years or more than that in the kitchen that keeps her engaged in end number of household activities (the mother’s majority of women are mothers). So why not give them some rest. Mother’s day is one of the popular occasions to eat out every year. So on the occasion of Mother’s Day some of hotels and restaurants have arranged some great treat for mothers in the United States.
On Sunday, May 14, 2017, to serve millions of the U.S. people, restaurants have gone some extra mile to treat mothers by free meals, desserts, entries, and much more.


Beef ‘O’ Brady’s:
At some participating locations, Mothers who will dine at this restaurant on May 14, 2017 will be served with free food up to $10 value.


Fogo de Chao:
A steakhouse chain that belongs to Brazil is providing a gift card for a meal that can be redeemed till July 13.
Note: This deal can be applicable on meals from Sunday–Thursday


Hooter’s:

Though it isn’t preferred for Mother’s Day celebration, then to Hooter’s has declared a great for mothers that include free entry at some locations and enjoy the delicious platters of boneless wings, chicken salad, chicken sandwich, and Hooter’s famous burger. Moreover, moms will also be presented a coupon for their next visit before June 9.

Macaroni Grill:
This restaurant is offering a free appetizer coupon for mothers who walk-in on Mother’s day until May 31.


Wienerschnitzel:
Moms can dine free on Mother’s Day at Wienerschnitzel. The deal will serve you with a small soda, small fries, and one chili dog. The company request for proof of “mom-bership” for involved mothers.


Mimi’s:
The restaurant is offering a special brunch menu for mothers and is also giving out free entries for next visit. The free entry coupon is only applicable until May 28.


Ruth’s Chris:
This place is gifting moms with a $25 gift card that is valid until July 2. The coupon cannot be availed for takeaway rather it can be only used for the entree item purchase.
So, keep your kitchen closed on May 14 and grab these above deals.

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Mother’s Day Special: Some of the Famous Mommies

There are several emotions and qualities that a mother inherits in her. She is always a strong personality; whatever comes her way, each day she faces that with courage. She’s always with full energy; at midnight she’ll work with the same energy as she was working throughout the day. All mothers are good at their jobs but there are some mothers who excelled in their careers and are standing out. They efficiently managed both their personal and professional life. Want to know who are these Super Mothers? Let’s get you some of them.

Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa, even though didn’t give birth to children but she was a mother to thousands. She was the founder of the “Missionaries of Charity,” an organization that served several leprosy patients and other people who needed help. She won the Nobel Prize for Peace.

Marie Curie

She was a physicist and one of the most famous scientists in the world; she conducted successful research on radioactivity. Curie won the Nobel Prize for Physics. Even after becoming a widow, she raised her daughter all alone along with managing her work.

Margaret Thatcher

She was the first woman prime minister of the United Kingdom. She managed her political life along with her family life very smoothly. She was well qualified and managed to do her duties both for her family and country effectively.

Chris Evert

Her complete name was Chris Evert Lloyd. She was the former most popular tennis player from the United States. Evert has won 18 Grand Slam single titles and 3 doubles titles.

Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison is the first African-American to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. She is the most popular novelist in the US. She is the well-known American cultural critics along with being a writer.

Indira Gandhi

India’s first lady Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi. She was the person responsible for Green Revolution in India. A proud mother of two children: Rajiv and Sanjay Gandhi.

Princess Diana

The Princess of Wales used her royal status to help the charity organizations and children’s hospitals. She focused on raising awareness against the harmful effects of landmines. Diana was a proud mother of Prince Williams and Prince Harry.

All you mothers out there, get motivated from abovementioned “Super Moms”; don’t just remain within the closed doors and waste your talent. Get out! Let this world recognize you, not just as a good mother but as a famous mother.

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Juho Sarvikas: Nokia still loved by Indians

After tepid tie-ups, Nokia is all set for its revival under a Finnish startup HMD Global, who is behind doubling its success to that of the previous year. This week the company organized a preview event with its 3 new Android smartphones (Nokia-branded), along with the Nokia 3310 redux packed as a small surprise. The sheer confidence of the company while introducing its all new products was the noticeable thing of the event.

Earlier this year, HMD Global announced the first set of these new phones at the Mobile World Congress. The company will now manufacture and sell Nokia-branded phones. Even though the Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3 were an addition to the Android smartphone market, the all new Nokia 3310 was the one grabbing the consumer and investor attention. Similar to fashion, HMD Global is seeking to bring back a legendary device, and thus, packs more fun than just features. Do you really think this is sufficient to survive in the cutthroat competition with giants such as OnePlus, Xiaomi, Gionee?

 

According to Juho Sarvikas, the Chief Product Officer at HMD Global, the market is very competitive with so many giants already existing. About more than 70% of the Indian population prefer to buy a phone in the budget of 10k to 20k. He further mentioned that they are providing unique and exceptional value for the consumers with the Nokia products. Sarvikas, who is been with Nokia since its zenith, considers that this cutthroat competition is good and their consumer research shows that there Nokia is still the favorite and loved by all.

There is a huge plan that HMD Global has in its mind. For now, the company is highly focused on Nokia 6, Nokia 5, Nokia 3, and the Nokia 3310 and to bring these new Nokia phones in Q2 of 2017 for consumer purchase. However, the company has not revealed any specific date for the launch. Sarvikas further added, “We have extremely vital development product milestones. I don’t think it’s a good time to discuss the dates, but you surely will enjoy these phones with high quality as per our Q2, 2017 commitment.”

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Idea rolls new offer for postpaid users

In the war of the telecom giants, Idea has now played its card. The war originally started when Mukesh Ambani initially released Jio services all over India. Reliance Jio provided free-of-cost Internet and voice calls along with its other apps for the initial three months. The main war started when the company extended the period of free trial furthermore by three months.

And now, when the period for the free trial is over, the rates at which Reliance Jio is offering their service is very much affordable. Hence, other telecom giants have now decided all together to lower their price. Some of them also came together and merged in order to defend the huge challenge that Reliance Jio has kept in front of them. Amongst these, Vodafone and Idea came together and merged up. And now, Idea has come up with a new offer for their postpaid users.

The company is offering 10 GB of data per month for first three months to their postpaid. This offer can be availed only if you use the My Idea app for recharging you number. The company said that those who will be opting for this offer will get a minimum of 1 GB to 10 GB of data per month for the first 3 months. Additionally, the company is also giving its regular 1 GB of data for Rs 100 to its postpaid customers.

However, Airtel and Vodafone are giving their postpaid user free of cost data if they use their respective apps for recharging their number.

Earlier, Idea launched Rs 348 offer for its prepaid users. The company offered unlimited calling all over India as well as 28 GB of data (1 GB per day) for 28 days. Well, now the company has thought for its postpaid user and has offered the new offer.

It was always a matter of concern for the postpaid users. And now, all the companies have been giving the best that they could offer for their postpaid users, which is a good sign. Hope all the telecom giants bring much better offers for all its users in the future.

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Watch out the IPL 2017 bash on live mobile, online, TV from every corner of the world

The world’s most loved and watched cricketing event is set to blow out its relishing sporty actions, high flying catches, and long sixes, the cheer girls cheering up with full house presence of the cricket lovers from the country and all the way from the abroad. The colorful and glazing jersey on players’ alarms the crowd that the show is commenced to begin 2017 IPL- the grand episode of the cricketing moments.

The show of the 2017 Indian Premier League season 10 will be into action from 5 April to 21 May. The first match is scheduled between defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.

The same venue will also host the final match of the 2017 IPL season 10. Since the commencement of the IPL season, there are only two teams who have won the two finales so far; Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Night Riders. Both the teams are rank in this listing and also planning their strategies to make for the third time in this season.

To see the overall action of the 2017 IPL season 10 below are some of the media platforms through which you can access the live streaming facility on TV or online, no matter which country you are in.

Live streaming?

Hotstar: It is a reliable live streaming platform for the Indian viewers.

Cricketgateway.com: This website delivers full live coverage of the 2017 IPL in countries like Africa, UK, US, and Europe.

Sky GO App: It enables the UK fans to watch it live on their iPhone, android devices, and iPad.  

Live coverage?

Live coverage of the IPL 2017 matches will be accessible on Sky Sports and Sky Sports HD in the UK. Live streaming of the matches in the UK will only be limited for Sky users on Sky Go.

Country/Region Broadcaster
India Sony Max, Sony Six, Sony ESPN
United Kingdom Sky Sports
United States ESPN and Willow TV
South Africa c
Bangladesh Bong BD
Caribbean Flow TV and Sportsmax
Canada Ethnic channel group
New Zealand Sky NZ
Malaysia Astro
Sri Lanka Carlton Sports Network
Hong Kong Now TV
The Middle East and North Africa OSN
Sub-Saharan Africa Sub-Saharan Africa
United States ESPN
Singapore StarHub, Singtel
Afghanistan Lemar TV
Australia CricketGateway.com
Indian subcontinent Cricketgateway.com
South America Cricketgateway.com

 

So don’t miss out the smash hits as this season has more aggressive players in the squads and the moments might secrete your adrenaline rush.

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Oppo F3 Plus goes official

The Chinese smartphone manufacturing company has finally launched its most awaited smartphone. The company has finally launched its Oppo F3 Plus smartphone. The main feature of the smartphone is the dual front camera. The smartphone has been developed specially for selfie lovers.

The new Oppo F3 Plus phone provides a 6.0-inch screen with full HD IPS display. The screen also has a pixel ratio of 1080 x 1920 with a protection of Gorilla Glass as well. It also has a 75.1%screen to body ratio and a pixel density of 367ppi. The device is fueled by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 653 SoC processor coupled with 6 GB RAM. The handset also has 64 GB internal memory that can be expanded to 256 GB via Micro SD card.

In the camera section, the rear camera is of 16 MP of power with f/2.0 aperture along with phase detection autofocus, OIS, and dual-LED (dual tone) flash. The new Oppo F3 Plus smartphone has 16 MP of front camera with f/2.0 aperture and an 8 MP module for proper selfies. The smartphone is supported by 4,000mAh battery that is capable of giving 45 hours of talk time and 306 hours of standby time along with 90 hours of music play time. The device runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. In terms of connectivity, the phone offers dual SIM functionality, 4G, Bluetooth, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, 3G, FM and GPS. It comes in tow color variants—black and gold. Lastly, the new Oppo F3 Plus smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs 28,990.

Well, seeing the specs we are totally aware as to why the smartphone has a ‘Plus’ in its name! The powerful cameras for selfies, the huge memory and longer battery will surely attract the users to boost the sale of the new Oppo F3 Plus.