Escape the Ordinary with a Spunky and Sassy Scoot!

  • Fly to Singapore in INR 5,599 one way
  • Single brand and operating licence for Scoot and Tigerair
  • 5 new destinations to be added
  • New uniform for Scootees and new brand tagline

Bengaluru, July 25, 2017:  Nine months after Scoot and Tigerair announced their intention to pursue a single

Scoot Launch- (L-R) Shri RV Deshpande Mr DV Prasad Mr Bharath Mahadevan1

brand and operating licence under the enhanced Scoot brand, the airline industry today bade farewell to Tigerair Singapore as its last flightdeparted Singapore for Tiruchirappalli at 2305 on 24 July.  From today, all previous Tigerair flights will be operated under the Scoot brand and Scoot flights will operate under the TR flight designator code. This marks the completion of the Scoot-Tigerair integration process that began last May when the airlines were brought under a common holding company, Budget Aviation Holdings.

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Vijaya Bank Posts Highest Ever Quarterly Profit

Bengaluru, July 22, 2017: The Board of Directors of the Bank today approved the Reviewed Financial Results of the Bank for the Quarter ended 30th June, 2017.

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Aided by a 20.59% growth in Net Interest Income and a whopping 114.49% jump in other income, Net Profit of the Bank for June 2017 quarter zoomed by 57.55% to reach all time quarterly high of Rs. 254.69 crores. Operating Profit of the Bank registered remarkable growth of 64.05% and reached Rs. 752.55 crores for June 2017.

The Bank continued to excel in the area of Retail Credit evidenced by a substantial overall Retail Credit growth of 22.80% and a 26.41% growth in Housing Loan portfolio, in particular.

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INNOVATION on ‘Watchdog for Agriculture Farms’ from Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology College wins Chairman’s Award at Texas Instruments India Innovation Challenge Design Contest 2016

  • 10 student teams receives 2 Crore funding from DST to launch their start-up company and incubated at NSRCEL, IIMB

Bangalore, July 22, 2017:  Sri Ramakrishna Institute of Technology College, Coimbatore bagged Chairman’s Award for the best innovative product for the Texas Instruments India Innovation Challenge Design Contest 2016. This was announced at the grand finale held at IIM Bangalore and was presided by top minds in academia and industry. The dignitaries present were Prof. Ashok Jhunjhunwala, Shri NS Raghavan, Shri Harkesh Kumar Mittal, Dr. Anita Gupta, Prof. G Raghuram, Dr. Peter Balyta and Sanjay Srivastava.

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Viacom18 Consumer Products welcomes Peppa

Bangalore,  July 17th,  2017:  Viacom18 Consumer Products, the consumer products arm of Viacom18, welcomed the internationally acclaimed character of Peppa Pig and her brother George, to India. The show – Peppa Pig, started to air in India on Nick Jr. from

IMG_0179December 2016 along with fast growing video on demand platform Voot and rapidly gained a massive following among tiny tots and their parents in India; following which, Viacom18 is enhancing the viewer’s experience further by providing an exclusive meet and greet with their favorite characters across the city and exclusively at a Hamley’s outlet in Bangalore.

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GMASA(Global Mobile App Summit & Award)

‘Public Eye’ of Bangalore Traffic Police wins GMASA Award

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Bengaluru July 7, 2017: The ‘Public Eye’ app adopted by the Bangalore Traffic Police to provide a platform for citizens to report cases of traffic violations has won the top award at the Global Mobile Apps Summit and Award (GMASA). Another mobile app developed by the Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) won the ‘Emerging Popular App’ Award at the two-day global event concluded in the city today.

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G.M Pens International Private Limited paves way for children to dream big


Bengaluru, 4th July 2017: RORITO, a leading writing instrument brand from G.M Pens International Private Limited along with esteemed brand ambassador Sachin Tendulkar, has launched a noble initiative on the occasion of the release of his autobiographical movie, Sachin – A Billion Dreams.

 Students are urged to pen down their altruistic dreams that could potentially impact and improve the lives of their loved ones and neighborhood, to be shared at the drop box stationed at the RORITO WRITESITE STORES (details below) in BANGALORE at FORUM VALUE MALL by 30th July 2017 (Sunday). The best entry would be selected and Rorito would carry forward the student’s dream and transform it into a reality!

Providing a simple and affable occasion for school students to start thinking about making a difference for the better, RORITO invites all children to consider this opportunity as something that could possibly transform and enhance the life of those near and dear!

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Bangalore, July 3rd 2017 – More than 1500 music lovers from across India came together to celebrate and enjoy pulsating rock and metal music, at the 6th season of the Bangalore Open Air music festival. Hosted at the lush Royal Orchid Resort and Convention Center, the festival witnessed some of the best talents from both Indian and International bands.


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