Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail (ABFRL) acquires global clothing brand Forever 21 in the Indian market for USD 26 million (around Rs 175.52 crore). From (L-R): Prashant Gupta,President & CEO, abof.com; Kumar Mangalam Birla, Chairman, Aditya Birla Group and Kedar Apshankar, Deputy CEO, Abof.com The company has today executed a business transfer agreement with Diana Retail and DLF Brands for acquisition of the business undertaking of Diana Retail. Under the Forever 21 brand and also through e-commerce channel on a going concern basis, in the Indian market, ABFRL said in…Read More
Levi’s Fashion Show Stopped By Tehran Police In Iran At Last Minute !
Iranian police have prevented the representatives of Levi Strauss (an American clothing company) from holding a scheduled fashion show in Tehran.The company known worldwide for its Levi’s brand was scheduled to host a fashion show to celebrate the inauguration of its local shop at a department store in northern Tehran. However, Tasnim News Agency reported that the police have prevented the event at the very last minute on June 29.Read More
Game of Thrones actress reveals she used to have sex and sell her body for cocaine!
Actress Josephine Gillan, who plays prostitute Marei in the popular fantasy drama series Game of Thrones, says she was earlier addicted to cocaine and for buying it she used to sell her body “three Playing one of the prostitutes in Petyr Baelish’s brothel, Gillan revealed how addiction to cocaine made her sell her body twice or thrice a week! Actress Josephine Gillan, who plays prostitute Marei in the popular fantasy drama series Game of Thrones, says she was earlier addicted to cocaine and for buying it she used to sell…Read More
After 6 Months Three Astronauts Leave The International Space Station For Earth !
Share on Facebook (145) Tweet Share (12) Pin Tonight, three astronauts onboard the International Space Station will load into a Russian Soyuz capsule, beginning their nearly seven-hour journey back home to Earth. The returning crew is an international bunch, including NASA astronaut Tim Kopra, British astronaut Tim Peake of the European Space Agency, and Russian cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko. THE ASTRONAUTS ARE FINISHING UP A 186-DAY STAY IN SPACE After that, the Soyuz will remain in orbit until about 4:21AM ET. That’s when the vehicle ignites its engines, taking the Soyuz out…Read More
Microsoft’s purchase of LinkedIn is History’s most expensive tech deals in history but not the smartest.Here’s Why!
“IMAGINE a world where we’re no longer looking up to tech titans such as Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon and Facebook…because we are one of them.” So wrote Jeff Weiner, boss of LinkedIn, in an open letter on June 13th. Not much imagination is necessary. Microsoft had just announced it would pay $26.2 billion to buy the professional social network, making it the third-largest acquisition in the history of the tech industry. The deal was accompanied by substantial promises from Mr Weiner and Microsoft’s boss, Satya Nadella, that the deal would…Read More
Danish tourist’s gang rape case – All 5 convicts get life sentence !
All five convicts who raped a Danish tourist in Delhi have been given a life sentence. Yesterday, the Delhi Police sought jail term for the entire life for the five convicts in the gang-rape case of a 52-year-old Danish woman near the New Delhi railway station two years ago. Seeking maximum punishment, the prosecutor argued that the offence was committed with the foreigner in a “barbaric and inhuman manner” and “these convicts have caused a dent to the reputation of the country”. “The way the crime has been committed, it…Read More