CHENNAI: Indian Oil Corporation on Thursday formally inducted Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa into the IOC "family".

The "induction" took place at a function graced by IOC chairman Shrikant Madhav Vaidya and the regional head of IOC for Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, VC Asokan, here on Thursday, The Hindu reports. 

Pragg, who is now 16 years of age, will be brought onto the rolls of IOC once he turns 18.

May 27, 2022 13:05
NEW DELHI: Electronics brand SWOTT has announced its partnership with cricketer Ravindra Jadeja as its brand ambassador for its smart fitness wearables.  SWOTT is looking to the partnership with Jadeja boosting the brand’s fitness-focussed portfolio and spreading awareness about its offerings to the masses.
May 24, 2022 18:05
CHENNAI: All India Chess Federation (AICF) has joined hands with one of Asia’s leading chemical holding companies Indorama as co-sponsor of the Indian team for the upcoming 44th Chess Olympiad, scheduled in Chennai from July 28 to August 10.
May 24, 2022 18:05
NEW DELHI: Iodex, the pain relief brand from GSK Consumer Healthcare, has partnered with for its rapid recovery program to support fitness enthusiasts. Through this collaboration, a series of videos, dedicated to the 2R’s of exercise i.e. Rest & Recovery are being rolled out exclusively for members. 
May 24, 2022 17:05
LONDON: Lancashire Cricket has announced that Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, has signed a new seven-year extension of the club’s headline partnership, until 2029, making it the longest and biggest sponsorship in English domestic cricket.
May 23, 2022 20:05
MUMBAI: TAM Sports has released its eighth update of the TAM AdEx Sports - IPL 15 Advertising Report, which has analysed data from the first 65 games of this year's 15th edition of the Tata Indian Premier League, and for all the channels on which matches were telecast, and how it compares with IPL 14.
May 23, 2022 12:05
MUMBAI: Jiten Mahendra has joined BYJU'S as vice-president - Marketing.  e4m reported the development quoting from Mahendra's LinkedIn posting that says, “I’m happy to share that I’m starting a new position as Vice President- Marketing atBYJU’s!” Prior to joining the ed-tech platform, he was the SVP – Marketing at The Landmark Group. Mahendra was associated with the company for more than 12 years.
May 23, 2022 11:05
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India at the weekend announced FanCraze, Boost and CEAT as official partners of the upcoming Women’s T20 Challenge 2022.  The BCCI had earlier confirmed Indian fantasy sports platform My11Circle is title partner for the Women’s T20 Challenge. 
May 19, 2022 11:05
NEW DELHI: In an effort to augment its gaming content creation, game streaming and eSports platform Rooter  has teamed up with Indian cricketer Riyan Parag. The collaboration will bring Riyan as a content creator on Rooter’s platform.
May 19, 2022 11:05
NEW DELHI: Esports firm Chemin Esports has appointed Himanshu Chandnani as its marketing & talent consultant. Chandnani’s role at Chemin will mainly revolve around conceptualizing brand-building initiatives, creating new video IPs, planning the social media content calendar, and grooming Chemin’s talent.
May 18, 2022 16:05
MUMBAI: Kantar Marketplace, Kantar's market research platform, has announced Link AI for Digital, an AI-powered ad testing solution specifically for digital ad formats. Link AI for Digital is a creative effectiveness solution that predicts a digital ad’s in-market performance within 15 minutes, Kantar Marketplace asserts.