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ICT Ministers conclude the Commonwealth ICT Forum 2018

ICT Ministers conclude the Commonwealth ICT Forum 2018 LONDON, 20 JUNE 2018 – Commonwealth ICT Ministers meeting in London this week agreed that the public and private sectors need to come together to help accelerate ICT development in Commonwealth countries. Held every two years, the event also included a two-day open conference which provided industry and government leaders with an opportunity to discuss challenges and solutions to ICT adoption in the Commonwealth and beyond. Delegates at the Open Forum of the Commonwealth ICT Ministers Forum 2018 Key outcomes of the two-day open conference were as follows: ​Commonwealth countries have to work hard to change business mindsets and increase capacity for collaboration creating sustainable ICTs in businesses, especially the small to medium enterprises (SMEs). Given that these businesses are high-risk, business stakeholders have to absorb the risks and protect against the businesses against such risks. Blockchain technologies …

CTO’s OTT report highlights innovative nature of OTTs

CTO’s OTT report highlights innovative nature of OTTs LONDON, 22 June 2018 - The findings of a study by the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) show that the majority of stakeholders recognize and appreciate the innovative nature of over-the-top services (OTTs) and do not want innovation to be stifled as OTT services offer numerous benefits to consumers. There is, nonetheless, widespread support for regulatory responses although, predictably, less so from the OTT sector itself, the report says. While larger and more advanced Commonwealth countries have the scale and market and regulatory sophistication to take advantage of the App economy, particularly by building domestic digital businesses, this is not necessarily the case with emerging and small Commonwealth countries. Given the widely acknowledged role of telecommunication services in promoting economic development, it is critical that such markets focus on attracting investment in communications infrastructure…

#Parmanu becomes #JohnAbraham's TOP GROSSER (solo Hero)..

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Parmanu becomes John's TOP GROSSER (solo Hero).. 62.14 cr and counting at the India Box Office; Crosses Shootout At Wadala Collections(62 cr) Maintains Steady Collections in Week 4 proving the Power of Good Content; Collects 0.26cr Yesterday Week 1- 35.41, Week 2- 16.42cr; Week 3 - 7.03cr, Week 4 - 3.28cr; TOTAL Till date India BO tally = 62.14 cr MUMBAI; 22nd June, 2018: It's 62.14 Crores and Counting for this S-U-P-E-R-H-I-T!! Parmanu- The Story of Pokhran, the ode to India's Unsung Heroes has now become John Abraham's HIGHEST GROSSER as a solo Hero project going past Shootout At Wadala (62 cr). The film continues to find steady footfalls and collections in Week 4 at the Box Office, once again proving the Power of Good Content. After a fantastic Week 1 of 35.41 cr, an impressive Week 2 of 16.42 cr and Week 3 of 7.03 cr, the film maintained a consistent run in its 4th week closing it at 3.28 cr. Yesterday it collected 0.26 cr (continuing its S…

Ankita Lokhande, Rashami Desai, Karanvir Bohra wish their manager a happy birthday

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Ankita Lokhande, Rashami Desai, Karanvir Bohra wish their manager a happy birthday June 20, 2018, Mumbai: Television artist manager turned producer Santosh Gupta’s birthday party was attended by a bevy of television stars that his company Pinnacle Celebrity manages. Santosh Gupta who is in this business for more than twelve years is not the producer of MTV’s popular show ‘Date to Remember’ and also owns the BCL ‘Mumbai Tigers’ team. Present at the event were Rashami Desai, Ankita Lokhande, Karanvir Bohra with wife Teejay Siddhu, Aarti Chhabria, Balraj Syal, Vindhya Tiwari, Vividha Kirti, Vaishali Takhar, Vandana Singh, Gaurav Bajaj, Aparna Dixit & Ali Merchant. All of them wished Santosh a great year ahead. Co-producer Nishant Pitti of MTV's ‘Date to Remember’ also graced the occasion. Speaking on the occasion Santosh Gupta said; “I am very happy to have such friends that are like family, having the presence of loved ones doubles the celebrations. I hope the com…

It's raining Festivals yet again for #ManojBajpayee's Hindi psychological drama - #GaliGuleiyan

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3 Prestigious Festivals, 2 International Premieres, 5 Nominations!! It's raining Festivals yet again for Manoj Bajapayee's Hindi psychological drama - Gali Guleiyan
MUMBAI; 21st June, 2018: Two times National Award winning actor, Manoj Bajpayee's Hindi psychological drama, Gali Guleiyan (In the Shadows) continues its Film Festival journey in style. The film is travelling to three prestigious International Film Festivals in the next three weeks - London Indian Film Festival, the Munich International Film Festival and the Indian Film Festival of Stuttgart. And not just that, it will have its European Premiere at the Munich International Film Festival (one of Europe's biggest and most prestigious film festivals) and its UK Premiere at the London Indian Film Festival. The film's nominations include: · Munich- CineVision Award’ for Debut Filmmakers- http://www.filmfest-muenchen.de/en/programm/filme/film/?id=5612 · London - In Audience Awar…

#PallaviBharti to play a cameo in &TV's #MitegiLakshmanrekha

#PallaviBharti to play a cameo in &TV's #MitegiLakshmanrekha The Star Plus show Ikyawann recently went off air, but Pallavi Bharti’s fan would still be able to see her on &TV serial titled ‘Mitegi Lakshmanrekha’. Despite a short performance time–where she would be playing the role of lead actress’s mother- Pallavi is excited about her part. “On-screen time don’t really matter to me as long as the role is important. Here, I will be playing Kanchan’s mother (Lead actress’s mother in the show) The interesting part is, all the sequences featuring me depict the time when Kanchan was a child, as in the present my character is dead. It’s more like a cameo to me stated Pallavi, I will update about other things as soon as I am informed about it." Besides acting, Pallavi is well known for giving voice to various advertisements and dubbed versions of blockbuster movies. She is one of those voice over artists who have contributed a decade of their life to the indus…

Prachi Tehlan’s dazzling shot with mega star, Mammootty!

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Snapped and slayed: Prachi Tehlan’s dazzling shot with mega star, Mammootty! Prachi Tehlan, who has been busy shooting for the much talked about Malayalam film’, recently caught everyone's eye for posting a selfie with Malayalam mega star Mammootty. Prachi will be seen working alongside the star actor in Sanjeev Pillai’s directorial ‘Maamaankam, which will possibly release by the end of this year. The picture was posted on Prachi’s social media accounts with the caption that reads: “Wrapping up the second schedule of #Mamankam with the legend @mammootty #Mammooka ❣working with him you know what it is to work with an actor who is above everyone. Thank you sir for being supportive, funny, sharing your inspirational journey in the field of cinema, for the amazing home cooked Biryani, and sharing your expertise and knowledge about films you recommended me to watch. I look forward for the next schedule. Last but not the least thank you for clicking a selfie 😍 #PTshootdiaries #s…