Anukool Bhatnagar has taken over as Chief General Manager, SBI, Chandigarh Circle. The circle comprises bank’s operations in Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and UTs of Chandigarh, Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. Earlier, he was heading Nepal SBI Bank Ltd., Kathmandu, as its Managing Director.
Now, pre-book Apple’s latest launches at Reliance Digital
Reliance Digital has started pre-booking of the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE and iPad 8th Gen at all Reliance Digital Stores, My Jio Stores and www.reliancedigital.in. It offers exclusive unlimited 5% cashback on leading banks’ cards at till September 30. Retail sales for the Apple Watch Series 6 & Watch SE will begin on October 1.
Orient Electric unveils new range of water heaters
Orient Electric Ltd has launched a new range of water heaters with alluring designs in line with evolving market trends and changing consumer preferences. The range includes storage and instant water heaters and is priced at Rs 5,990 onwards.
Mehr Chand Polytechnic inks pact with Australian University
Mehr Chand Polytechnic, Jalandhar, has signed an MoU with Edith Cowan University, Australia, for exchange of technical education for three years. The MoU was signed by Prof Daryoush Habibi, executive dean, School of Engineering of the Edith Cowan University, and Dr Jagroop Singh, principal, Mehr Chand Polytechnic College, Jalandhar.
CFI demands reopening of coaching centres
Coaching Foundation of India (CFI) president Mrityunjay R Narayanan and Delhi state secretary Shaikh Abdul Salam recently met Minister of State for Home Affairs Kishan Reddy and sought reopening of coaching classes across the country with restrictions of not allowing over 100 students at a time and following social distancing norms to facilitate the students of 9 to 12th grade.
CEAT signs Aamir Khan as brand ambassador
CEAT Tyres has signed Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan as its brand ambassador for two years. Khan will feature in two commercials during the course of the IPL 2020 to promote the company’s SecureDrive range of premium car tyres.
Nature Conservancy India launches ‘SiteRight’ tool
The Nature Conservancy India has launched a tool for helping decision-makers, investors and financiers to make better choices in selecting land for solar and wind projects. A free and publicly accessible geospatial decision-support tool – SiteRight – can support siting of new renewable energy projects in places with viable resource potential but away from land areas rich in biodiversity and on which local communities depend.
Hartek Solar donates solar street lights
Hartek Solar has donated solar street lights to Shri Chamkaur Saheb as part of its CSR initiative. It is expected to benefit around 2,000 people. The project aims to improve the quality of people’s life by fulfilling basic power amenities.
MG Motor India rolls out premium SUV Gloster
MG Motor India has introduced India’s first Autonomous (Level 1) premium SUV, MG Gloster. The pre-booking is now live on the MG Motor India website as well as its 200+ centres across the country. Customers can book the SUV for a booking price of Rs 1 lakh.
Jio marches ahead as No. 1 service provider in Punjab
Riding on its biggest, fastest and largest 4G network in Punjab, Reliance Jio added over 6 lakh subscribers in the first six months of 2020, as per the latest data released by TRAI. Jio is the only private telecom service provider in Punjab which has gained users.
Directorate of Tourism, Jammu, celebrates World Tourism Day
The Directorate of Tourism, Jammu, celebrated World Tourism Day on September 27. The Divisional Commissioner, Jammu, and Director Tourism, Jammu, flagged off “Garud seva open roof tourist luxury bus” with a slogan “Chalo Suchetgarh Border”. The bus will run daily from Jammu to Suchetgarh Border for sightseeing.
Dr Aman Puri unveils coffee table book on Joyalukkas
Dr Aman Puri, Consul General of India in Dubai, recently launched ‘A Glittering Success Story’ — a coffee table book chronicling the history of Joyalukkas Group. The book pays homage to Alukka Joseph Varghese, father of Joy Alukkas who started business in 1956.
LG Electronics rolls out 8 new OLED TV models
LG has unveiled eight new OLED TV models led by two new series — GX Gallery series available in 77 and 65-inch class and the Real 8K 88-inch ZX series. Its unique self-LIT pixel technology makes it indispensable in the premium TV category. The price starts from Rs 14,990 and goes up to Rs 29,99,990.