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2014-04-02 08:32:12

MUMBAI, India, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Those suffering from vertigo, now have a reason to cheer. In a first, a city hospital has launched a clinic dedicated to vertigo. Dr Rajeev Boudhankar, vice-president, Kohinoor Hospital, said, "We observed that vertigo is a highly under-diagnosed ailment and patients run from post to pillar looking for effective treatment. To provide a one-stop-solution to these patients, we have launched a dedicated clinic...

2014-03-27 04:21:09

BANGALORE, MUMBAI, India and TOKYO, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Brand new 100,000 sq. ft Data center Launched in Electronic City to Serve Bangalore's Supply-Constrained Market -Netmagic, an NTT Communications Company and India's only Data center Infrastructure Lifecycle Management (DILM) service provider, announced on March 27 the launch of its new data center in Electronic City, Bangalore. This 100,000 sq. ft. data center is the first time Netmagic and NTT Communications have...

2014-03-14 08:28:19

MUMBAI, India, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 13th- 15th March 2014, Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre UBM India today launched the second edition of its Concrete Show India. The event slated from 13 - 15 March 2014 at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, will cover key sectors like Roads, Housing, Airports, Ports, Power, Rail, Dams & Bridges. Concrete Show India 2014 will provide a platform for industry suppliers to showcase the best...

2014-03-07 08:22:36

New office signifies commitment to India and the region INDIANAPOLIS, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vertellus, a global specialty chemical provider, opened a second facility in India on February 28. The newly opened Mumbai office of Vertellus Specialty Materials (India) Pvt. Ltd. functions primarily as a business office and will eventually accommodate up to eight Vertellus staff members. In addition to the new facility located in India's thriving financial center, Vertellus also...

2014-03-03 08:40:12

MUMBAI, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Craftsvilla.com, which is India's largest online marketplace for Indian products including jewellery, sarees and handicrafts, is giving amazing offers on its products to celebrate women's day on March 8 this year. Craftsvilla.com products are liked a lot by millions of women customers all over the world and it is currently a craze in India, US and Canada. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140303/673373)...

2014-02-28 08:20:19

MUMBAI, February 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Launches 'Rise Prize'- India's biggest award for innovation Click here for picture of Mr. Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group and Mr. S P Shukla, President- Group Strategy and Chief Brand Officer, Mahindra Group, launching "The Rise Prize" on National Science Day. [http://www.mahindra.com/News/Press-Releases/1393504217 ] - Mahindra Group launches India's biggest innovation award -...

2014-02-23 20:20:19

MUMBAI, India, Feb. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a move to lead the development of the digital marketing solutions space in India, DDB Group Asia Pacific and Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE:OMC), today announced it has acquired 22feet. One of the most dynamic and leading digital marketing firms in India, 22feet will merge with Tribal Worldwide India creating a new entity known as 22feet Tribal Worldwide, and part of the DDB Mudra Group. (Photo:...

2014-02-20 08:28:13

NEW DELHI, February 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- By Team VCC The third edition of VCCircle Annual Awards was held at Trident, Nariman Point, Mumbai iGate Corporation, Myntra Designs, Repco Home Finance, Manipal Global Education and Kids Clinic were among the winners of VCCircle Awards 2014 declared on Wednesday in Mumbai. Credit Suisse and Avendus win awards for investment bankers of the year while Khaitan & Co triumphs among law firms. The third edition...

2014-02-13 04:21:36

NEW DELHI, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The names of the winners will be announced on February 19, 2014 at Trident, Nariman Point, Mumbai. The third edition of the much-awaited VCCircle Awards, which is India's only platform that recognises the best performing private equity or venture capital-backed companies and transaction advisors, is round the corner. As the winners will be announced at the dinner on February 19, 2014 at Trident, Nariman Point, Mumbai,...

2014-02-12 23:00:38

HH Sheikha Arwa Al Qassimi, member of the royal family of Sharjah and Ras Al Khaimah, provided hands-on planning and leadership for this unique event. Mumbai (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Sightsavers (http://www.sightsaversindia.in/) organized a world-class concert and fundraising event for the visually impaired in India's most populous city, Mumbai. "Ability of Disability—A Night of Melody" featured performances by some of the country's most celebrated recording artists,...


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Bombay Duck, Harpadon nehereus
2013-10-24 12:18:24

The Bombay Duck (Harpadon nehereus), known also as the bummalo, is, in spite of its name, not a duck but a lizardfish. It is native to the waters between Mumbai and Kutch within the Arabian Sea, and a smaller number can also be found in the Bay of Bengal. Large numbers are also caught in the South China Sea. This fish is often dried and salted before it is eaten, as its meat doesn’t have a distinctive taste of its own. After the drying process, the odor of the fish is very powerful, and it...

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