MAM

Commonwealth chess championships from 20 April

MUMBAI: The Commonwealth Chess Championships along with the International Open Chess Tournament will be held in Mumbai at the Tulip Star Hotel in Juhu from 20-27 April. Doordarshan will air the crucial matches live.

In addition, the live webcast will take place on the Commonwealth Chess Championship site. Word will be spread across prominent chess sites about the event. The Union Bank of India is one of the associate sponsors. The Maharashtra Chess Association (MCA) chairman RM Dongre said that a title sponsor is expected to be found within the next three days.

As reported a couple of months ago by indiantelevision.com over 30 grandmasters and 50 international masters will participate. The opening event, which takes place on 19 April, sees 15-year old Koneru Humpi playing games at the same time with 20

players. She gets a shot at both the women's as well as men's Commonwealth title.

Another major attraction is eight-year old prodigy Prasanna Rao. He had 11 wins in as many games at last year's Bournvita Chess Championship's under eight for boys.

In order to boost interest among school kids in the city the event will have under 8, 10, 12,14,16 and under 19 categories. The ten rounds take place in the morning from 9-1 pm and 2-6 pm in the evening. Grandmasters participating include Uzbekistan champion

Ruslan Kasimdzhanov, Maharshtra's Abhijit Kunte, Indian veteran Pravin Thipsay.

The prize money for the entire tournament is Rs 500,000 and the winner will get Rs 1,25,000. The Venus Chess Academy, which is affiliated to the All India Chess Federation is organising the event. The academy has acquired 2000 square feet space in Juhu and will start coaching for kids below the age of 15 from 14 April.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/huwai%20%281%29_0.jpg?itok=evIiHLJ6
Huawei's 'NFV Solution' awarded 'Best Enabler'

At Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona, Huawei's NFV solution was awarded Best Technology Enabler. This award points to the recognition within the industry of Huawei's leading capabilities and outstanding performance in NFV architecture, technology, commercial application, and the evolution...

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/vivel%20%281%29.jpg?itok=ZZcDJWmI
Vivel unveils inspiring video on #BossWomen

Unstoppable ambition and signature styles is what defines these non-conformists who aren’t deterred by gender stereotypes. Meet the #BossWomen who have blazed their own trails to the very top.

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/jio%20%281%29.jpg?itok=da_wQoDz
Jio, Samsung win 'Best Innovation" award

Reliance Jio Infocomm and Samsung Electronics have announced that they have won the “Best obile Innovation for Emerging Markets” from Global Mobile Awards 2017 at Mobile World Congress 2017 for the digital movement that Jio, with support from Samsung, is bringing to India.

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/wwo%20%281%29.jpg?itok=wWLvTeI3
World Wide Open pockets seven major films set for release by June

With their foray in to the entertainment business, WWO in a very short span is gradually expanding their clientele. They have acquired seven big films, that have added to their current pipeline, all releasing in the fist half of 2017.

MAM Media and Advertising Account
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/Vodafone-Play.jpg?itok=RD0M5FNB
'Chak De' actor promotes Vodafone Play

MUMBAI: Taking the ante of its content offering to the next level, Vodafone, one of India’s leading telecommunications service providers, has roped in Chak De India fame Chitrashi Rawat to promote Vodafone Play. Vodafone Play, the content App of Vodafone India is the one-stop destination for live...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/03/01/Anjali-Hegde.jpg?itok=u50FUr3D
Amazon, Tata & Hyundai top India's most mobile-ready brands, FB in world's best

MUMBAI: Ansible, the mobile marketing and technology agency of IPG Mediabrands, in partnership with global market research firm YouGov, and Powered by Google, has launched MDEX, that ranks world’s most “mobile ready” brands.

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/28/nair%20%281%29.jpg?itok=NvoZ7N0S
On a roll, Amazon sells brands and showcases content

Amazon is on a roll. Both, its digital and e-commerce platform have signed deals with three well-established companies. A studio ChuChu, a global online marketplace M&S and a popular brand YepMe.

MAM Marketing Brands
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/28/tide%20%281%29.jpg?itok=KEVp7lOI
#CollarUpWithTide adds to pride of Indian women

Tide Plus, one of the leading fabric care brands in India from P&G, has introduced the New & Improved Tide Plus. The New version of India’s popular detergent brand has undergone a formulation upgrade, leading to a superior, better performance! Leading actresses Drashti Dhami, Mouni Roy,...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/02/28/sanjay%20%281%29.jpg?itok=5IFSM3wM
Sapient India appoints Sanjay Menon as MD

Sapient has announced that Sanjay Menon has taken over the position of managing director of Sapient India with immediate effect.

MAM Media and Advertising People

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories