Signs to identify a failing water heater

Mr. Abhijit Banshelkikar, Head R&D – Racold Thermo Private Limited shares insights on the signs to identify a failing electric water heater. An electric water heater is just like any other home appliance. It is a fairly durable appliance if and maintained well. The average life of a water heater is around 4-5 years Warranty is offered by most manufacturers on product, on heating element and on the inner tank. Product performance or life span of a water heater depends upon the water quality in respective areas. More hardness in…

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Ami Savla all set on her quest to make women digitally literate

“Empowered women empowers women”. One such glorious story is of Ami Savla, Founder of Socialize Store. With a vision of digitally empowering India’s enterprising women, she boasts of providing simple and affordable solution to more than 1000 women’s digital nightmare. It’s interesting to know that during her journey of empowering women she has not only helped females but also budding start-ups, ideators, employees, trainers, teachers, women entrepreneurs, students and day-dreamers to become tech savvy and be digitally and technologically literate. What is a story behind your “Socialize Store”? Today’s women…

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Menino D’Souza takes charge as Director of Tourism, Govt of Goa

Mr. Menino D’Souza took charge as the Director at the Department of Tourism, Govt. of Goa, here on Monday, replacing Mr. Sanjeev C. Gauns Dessai. Mr. D’Souza who is also the Goa Excise Commissioner will hold additional charge of the post as Director of Tourism following the appointment of Mr. Sanjeev Gauns as Director of Vigilance. On taking charge today, Mr. D’Souza said, “It will be my endeavour to ensure that all policies and decisions pertaining to Goa tourism are executed in the right perspective and all functioning of tourism…

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“Stationery World 2017 all set to make it’s mark,” says Amrut Shah of Sundaram

Sundaram, a brand synonymous with notebooks for students in Maharashtra, Goa and Gujarat, was started by Mr. Amrut Shah from survival point of view. His dedication and determination to give best quality and innovative products to its end users itself explains his journey towards success. Today Sundaram is a successful and well recognized brand which sells its products to more than 15000 shops. Mr. Amrut Shah is a part of advisory board in FMSMTA and is one of the key founding member of this federation. He feels being part of…

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AmazonNow, now services customers in Delhi and Mumbai

Customers in Delhi and Mumbai can now shop for a wide range of everyday essentials from their favourite local stores  Amazon.in has expanded its reach and launchedAmazonNow app for customers in Delhi and Mumbai.  Using AmazonNow, customers can now shop for over 5000everyday essentials including fresh fruits, vegetables as well as frozen food items from local favorite stores likeHypercity and Spar and many others including Modern Bazaar, Easy Day, BigBazaar, SRS, my247market.com, where available and have the products delivered to their doorstep within 2 hours or at a pre-scheduled time….

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From Desk of Shri Melwyn Rego MD & CEO, Bank of India on RBI Monetary Policy

Signaling a benign interest rate regime and an accommodative monetary policy stance, RBI cut key policy rate by 25 bps in the fourth Bi Monthly policy. With this the repo rate stands reduced to 6.25%, reverse repo rate stands at 5.75% and MSF rate at 6.75%. This move was anticipated due to favorable domestic and global factors, viz, declining CPI inflation and an accommodative monetary stance by major Central Banks across the globe. Another notable aspect about the policy was total unanimity among all MPC members for a repo rate…

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ASCI UPHELD COMPLAINTS AGAINST 109 OUT OF 155 ADVERTISEMENTS

In May 2016, ASCI’s Consumer Complaints Council (CCC) upheld complaints against 109 out of 155 advertisements. Out of109 advertisements against which complaints were upheld, 41 belonged to theHealthcare & Personal Care category, 23to theEducation category, followed by 12 in the Food & Beverages category, 9 in the E-commerce Category, 9 in Consumer Durables Category and 15 advertisements from other categories. HEALTH & PERSONAL CARE  The CCC found the following claims in health care & personal care product or service advertisements of 41advertisers to be either misleading or false or not adequately…

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Skill India: The Backstage Story

Much has been said and done by the Indian Govt. in order to make the Indian youth employable. Under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), Indian youth would be trained in the industry specific skills by training partners & centres and provide better placement across the industries. NSDC – PMKVY campaign is one of the most important campaigns in this term. Like any other government campaigns no matter how glittery this looks from the front, it has its own backstage story because of various challenges. The Government of India seems…

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Youth4work is Targeting 3 crore Skilled workforce by 2019

In an Interview with Pioneernews24.com Mr. Rachit Jain Founder CEO of Youth4work shares his views about the company and its future: Mr. Rachit Jain began his career in 2006 with Mahindra Automotive. Looking at his performance he was chosen to take the lead of a startup venture by Mahindra called Mahindra First Choice Services where he used to manage team of more than 100 people. There he observed young professionals were allocated responsibilities and portfolios that didn’t match their innate strengths, their true talents! In fact, he also realized that…

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Selecting electric water heater during monsoons

Mr. Abhijit Banshelkikar, Head R&D – Racold Thermo Private Limited shares insights for selecting an electric water heater during the monsoon season. It is impossible to imagine monsoons without hot water heaters. The use of hot water heaters during these months when temperate dips down is almost like a breather to life. People across the country shop for new water heaters, however, many of us do not know how to select the right water heater which not only caters to our needs but also helps to save money. An electric…

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