Category Archives: Sindhi News May 2011

Latest Sindhi News worldwide 2011 May

LK Advani:

Praised Wiki leaks and Facebook Founders in his latest blog.


On Tuesday, May 3, Shiney walked out of Arthur Road Jail after being granted bail by Bombay High Court. Now, a long judicial process lies ahead after which Shiney will still have the option of moving to the Supreme Court. – Shiney has no career to look forward to. He has literally been ostracised from the industry after the rape case. Ever since he was first arrested for allegedly raping his maid in 2009, he has only wrapped up a pending film Accident and done another film called Mary Magdalene.


Aparna Badlani and Azmina Rahimtoola have recently opened their new multi-designer store, Atosa, at Khar in Mumbai. Spread across 1,000 sq.ft, the store houses designers from India and Southeast Asia, all under one roof. At the launch, noted designers such as James Ferreira, Nachiket Barve and Priyadarshini Rao, whose works have been put on show at the store, were present, along with Femina Miss India 2011 Kanishtha Dhankar and others.


Leader of Opposition (Gibraltar )Mr Picardo asked Mr Budhrani, as Speaker of the Parliament, for the opportunity to make a statement today in order to announce in Parliament the new portfolios being assigned to members of the Shadow Cabinet.


Kishore Chhabria-promoted Allied Blenders & Distillers (ABD) is expanding its product portfolio by launching three brands this year and has set a target of selling 50 million cases by 2015


A LUSAKA Magistrates’ Court has found Lusaka businessman Rajan Mahtani andhis lawyer John Sangwa with a case to answer for alleged forgery, uttering false documents and fabricating evidence.


“Unilever is very committed to China and we have a very fast-growing business here,” said Harish Manwani, president of the company’s Asian and African divisions.The new production base will produce items such as washing liquid and toothpaste for the Chinese market and for export to Northeast Asian countries.”Investment in the first phase of this site will reach $100 million, and I hope this will only be the beginning,” said Manwani.


1.Stock Holding Corporation of India (SHCIL) on Monday announced the appointment of Ashok Motwani as its new managing director and CEO.

2.Hansika Motwani seems to be enjoying her stint as a star on the rise in Kollywood, with two back-to back releases,Mapillai  & Engeyum Kaadhal.

3. Lintas Media Group’s Kolkata office is on a roll. The agency has bagged the media duties of Bengal Shriram Hi-Tech City, Srei Infrastructure and National Jute Board, adding a total of Rs 50 crore to the agency’s billing.Speaking on the wins, Mahesh Motwani, Senior Vice President, Lintas Media Group, said, “As Lintas Media Group, we practise the principle of ‘deliver more’, and that is exactly what we do with our existing clients and we will replicate this with our coveted new clients.”


MCD has decided to promote regular teachers on the completion of 10, 20 and 30 years of service. Chairman of the Education Committee Mahinder Nagpal said on Tuesday that regular teachers in MCD schools would be able to avail the benefits of assured career progression as per recommendation of the Sixth Pay Commission.


Differences over valuations threaten to jeopardise renewed attempts by Mumbai-based BJN Group to induct a strategic investor, two people familiar with the development said. The group operates a country-wide chain of fine-dining restaurants under multiple brands.

The company, promoted by Pradeep Nichani and in which billionaire investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala controls about 20%, was in talks with Bangalore-based Opus Hotels for a strategic stake sale of 55%, with the deal size estimated at about 200 crore. But differences over valuation proved to be a spoiler in the discussions, they said declining to be identified as they are privy to the talks.


World Poker Tour:

The title of “bubble boy” inevitably came on Day 4 and honors went to Vinny Pahuja.Pahuja was down to his last 10,000 on the button with the blinds at 4,000/8,000 with a 1,000 ante. He was all in and up against three opponents on the flop of {6-Spades}{4-Hearts}{2-Hearts}. Timothy T.K. Miles bet the other two players out before turning over {8-Clubs}{8-Spades}. Pahuja held {J-Clubs}{10-Hearts}. The turn brought the {5-Clubs} and the river the {6-Diamonds}. Pahuja was eliminated on the hand in 46th place and the bubble officially burst.


A $250 third-place scholarship went to Pooja Raghani, a Barrett honors student majoring in finance in the W. P. Carey School of Business. Her essay, “Airplanes: Correspondence in the Sky,” focused on the societal impact of airplanes enabling people around the world to connect in new ways.


Opens 2nd Hypercity Mall in Bangalore.

Located at Royal Meenakshi Mall on Bannerghatta Road, the new store is spread across 60,000 sq.ft and offers over 44,000 products across categories such as food & grocery, home & furniture, electronics, sports, toys, stationery and apparel.


To encourage volunteering and volunteer engaging organisations in India, Apeejay Surrendra Group on Thursday organised an interactive session titled ‘The Future of Volunteering — Be the change you want to see’ at The Park.

The panel included eminent personalities from the city such as Vishal Talreja, co-founder and executive director of Dream A Dream


Caxton Associates, a New York-based trading and investment firm with trading offices in London and Sydney, announced today that it has signed an agreement to partner with London-based Wadhwani Asset Management.  Under the agreement, Caxton will take a minority interest in Wadhwani Asset Management and the firm’s founder and CEO, Dr. Sushil Wadhwani, will become a partner at Caxton