Youth Against Rape

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'Stop Rape' Online Petition Garners Over 8.4 Lakh Signatories: Youth Against Rape

The country's future lies in the hands of the youth. Youth Against Rape (YAR) is a community created online, which fights against the social injustices including rape and false sexual allegations against men. YAR's only aim is 'Rape Mukht Bharat'. The community also promotes gender equality and sex education. Founded by… read-more

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 10:53 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Yought Against Rape, YAR, Piyush Mongal, rape, Anti-rape

Courtesy: Brifly News

Jack & Cola

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Jack Daniel's Pre-Mix To Make Debut In India; Whiskey & Cola Now Affordable

Jack Daniel brand's Jack & Cola, a refreshing ready-to-drink product is making its debut in the Indian market. The premium pre-mix cocktail drink, will have Jack Daniel's Old No.7 Tennessee Whiskey and cola, giving flavors of the charcoal-mellowed Tennessee whiskey, available for Rs 175, onwards. With this launch, it would be the first time that a Whiskey pre-mix drink is made available to consumers in India, through import soon.

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 06:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Jack Daniels, Whiskey, Cocktail, US Brand, bengaluru

Courtesy: Jack Daniels

Wissenaire 2022
IIT Bhubaneswar Organises 12th Edition Of Techno-Management Fest: Wissenaire

East India's largest Techno-Management fest Wissenaire, organised by IIT Bhubaneswar, kicked off on April 1, and will go on till April 3. The fest is attended by the best minds in Science, Technology and Management fraternity. Wissenaire promotes coding, quizzing, robotics and designing. The fest offers various workshops and competitions for the future leaders. Wissenaire has had Dr K. Radhakrishnan and Dr V.K. Atre as chief guests in the… read-more

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 06:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Wissenaire, IIT Bhubaneswar, Odisha, College Fest, IIT

Courtesy: Brifly News


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Wife Of Malayalam Actor Jagadish Passes Away At 61, Last Rites Today

Malayalam Cinema Fame actor Jagadish lost his wife P. Rema on April 1. As per media reports, 61-year-old P Rema, former head of the department of Forensic Medicine of the Thiruvananthapuram Medical College, died due to prolonged illness and died peacefully, said actor Jagdish. In addition, Rema is survived by the actor and their two daughters. Notably, her last rites would be performed at their residence in Kerala, later in the day.

Fri, 01 Apr 2022 - 02:42 PM / by Shaloo Priya

Tags: Entertainment, Malayalam Cinema, Jagadish, P. Rema, Death

Courtesy: Zee News

Mumbai College Fest
KJ Somaiya College Ready To Kick Off Cultural Event: Symphony

KJ Somaiya College of Engineering is back with their annual cultural event 'Symphony,' starting from March 30 to April 1. Organised at a grand scale, the fest will witness legendary artists, comedians, singers and performers like KK, Rahul Dua and Sumit Sourav. Popular for its enthusiasm, 'Symphony' is a tradition of KJSCE showcasing cultural events and pro-shows with a fascinating lineup of artists and events, based on yearly themes.

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 09:03 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Symphony, Mumbai, KK Singer, Cultural Events, Rahul Dua

Courtesy: KJSCE Website

COVID molecule

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India Reports 6,561 New COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hrs

India records a slight surge in COVID-19 cases with 6,561 new cases and 142 deaths within the last 24 hours by 8 AM on March 3, confirmed the Union Health Ministry.  As per MoHFW data, India has 0.18 % active rate, 98.62% recovery rate, the ministry said. The number of vaccines administered in India reached 178 crores, said the Union Health ministry.

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 09:59 AM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Covid-19, Covid-19 Test, India, Union Health Ministry, COVID-19 outbreak

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Bring Down Evacuation 'Flight Cost', Requests Indian Students Living In Ukraine

Amid the ongoing Russia-Ukraine crisis, Indian students in Ukraine requested the Indian government to cut down the evacuation flight charges. In an exclusive interview with Brifly News, Ateeq Khan, an Indian student living in Ukraine, said that, evacuation flights arranged by Indian government costs around Rs 62,000. He further stated that other regular flights cost around Rs 26,000. The students further stated that they have booked tickets… read-more

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 09:10 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Ukraine, Russia, Evacuation Flight, India, War

Courtesy: Brifly News

Liquor Bottles


Karnataka's Alcohol Industry Veterans Urge Govt To Revise Excise Duties On Liquor

Veterans of Karnataka's Alcohol Beverages Industry, in a press release, urged the government to revise the excise duties on liquor. The press release further claimed that the current excise duty rates make the cheap segments "cheaper" and premium segments more "expensive". "By imposing additional excise duty on spirits and beer, Karnataka government is putting additional burden on consumers," said Bishan Kumar, Editor-in-chief of Spiritz… read-more

Tue, 15 Feb 2022 - 06:18 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Karnataka, alcohol, tax, Excise Duty, Liquor

Courtesy: Brifly News

Young Chef Olympiad Finale
Italy Wins Gold, Singapore Silver & Iceland Bronze: IIHM's Young Chef Olympiad Finale

IIHM's 8th edition of the Young Chef Olympiad came to an end. Young chefs from over 50 countries took part in the competition, along with 200 judges and 150 hospitality stalwarts. Italy's Matteo Cignetti was crowned as the Best Young Chef of 2022, and won the coveted gold prize, a digital certificate and a cheque of $5,000. Besides, Singapore's Chong Jia De bagged silver and Iceland's Halldor Haflidason bagged bronze.

Wed, 09 Feb 2022 - 08:30 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Young Chef Olympiad, Culinary Competition, Best Chef, Italy

Courtesy: Brifly News

Young Chef Olympiad
IIHM's Young Chef Olympiad Begins; Student Chefs From 40 Countries Compete

IIHM is hosting the eight edition of Young Chef Olympiad, which virtually started on January 30. The five-day culinary battle began on January 31, in which student chefs from over 40 countries competed. The grand finale will be held on February 3 and 4, which will be split into two groups of five countries in each. The finale will reportedly be conducted in different time zones to accomodate all.

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 06:07 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Young Chef Olympiad, Student Chef, Culinary Competition, IIHM, Hotel Management

Courtesy: Brifly News