A sculptor of prominence

The exhibition is accompanied by a large selection of Bhagat's drawings, indicating the rigour he brought to the making of each work.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Adidas has sold 1 million pairs of sneakers made from ocean trash — and reveals a new normal in footwear

Adidas Adidas recently revealed it has sold more than one million pairs of sneakers made ocean plastic with its partnership with Parley. Footwear made from sustainable sources is starting to gain serious prominence, with more companies .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2018

A look at the epic rise of 29-year-old Swedish actress Alicia Vikander, who has already won an Oscar and now stars as Lara Croft in "Tomb Raider"

Jason Merritt/Getty ImagesAlicia Vikander has had quite the success story, and she will fill the boots of popular video game character Lara Croft in this weekend's "Tomb Raider" film reboot. The 29-year-old actress rose to prominence in 2015 with he.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

Biplab Kumar Deb: Fit and proper pracharak

Tripura's first BJP chief minister-designate owes his climb to prominence to several mentors in the RSS, in which he has served since the early nineties.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 8th, 2018

Marcus Theatres envisions national prominence for CineLatino after Hispanic Oscar wins

Sunday's Academy Awards filled Rolando Rodriguez with pride. It also confirmed a truth he's learned in his decades in the movie business: that successful films celebrate diversity instead of conforming. It's that desire to celebrate achievements o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2018

Europe"s "Zombies" Brace For Mass Extinction In 2019

One especially sensitive topic that has gotten renewed prominence in financial circles in recent weeks, is the fate of "zombie" companies in a low yield world, where the yield is starting to rise uncomfortably f.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 6th, 2018

Manhattan’s Irish Hunger Memorial undergoes $5.3 million renovation

Designed by sculptor and public artist Brian Tolle, the .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 1st, 2018

The Rise and Fall of the Weinsteins" Film Empire

Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who built both Miramax and The Weinstein Company, helped spark the independent film movement of the 1990s. This video traces their rise to prominence in the industry......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2018

The Rise and Fall of the Weinstein"s Film Empire

Harvey and Bob Weinstein, who built both Miramax and The Weinstein Company, helped spark the independent film movement of the 1990s. This video traces their rise to prominence in the industry......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 26th, 2018

Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes opens up about sudden wealth, how a walk with Mark Zuckerberg changed his life, and why he wants millions of Americans to get free cash each month

Sarah Jacobs/Business Insider Chris Hughes rose to prominence as a cofounder of Facebook and the director of online organizing for Barack Obama's 2008 presidential campaign. His new book, "Fair Shot," is part memoir, part policy proposal. Through h.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 23rd, 2018

Three Moves by Activist Marcato Capital You Should Pay Attention To

Although Marcato Capital is a relatively new hedge fund, having been established in 2010, it has risen to prominence in the world of activist inv.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyFeb 16th, 2018

IT companies return to hire at B-schools; number of offers jump by 15%

In terms of profiles, analytics and strategy have gained prominence in offers made by firms......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 24th, 2018

U.S. Institutional ETF Execution Enables Growth

A big part of this story is the huge growth in institutional trading of ETFs and  the increased prominence of electronic RFQ trading in ETFs, which allows investors to execute larger orders and access more liquidity across broader spectrum of […].....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 17th, 2018

Snapchat redesign to ‘give far more prominence to premium content’

Snap Inc. is still rolling out a redesign to its signature app, but so far nobody seems happy about it. TechCrunch reported last week that 83 percent of users in countries where the redesign was widely available, including the U.K., Australia and Cana.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2018

Xi promises to continue China"s economic reforms, global prominence in 2018

Xi said China will resolutely uphold the authority and status of the UN.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 31st, 2017

2 Tech Entrepreneurs Found Guilty of Manipulating Shares in Startup

They were found guilty of all charges against them. Two technology entrepreneurs who rose to prominence in the years be.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 28th, 2017

Facebook Watch is the ultimate test for social TV

The concept of ‘social TV’ first came to widespread prominence in 2010 as people embraced sharing their wild and wonderful opinions about TV experiences on social media. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 18th, 2017

WeChat Owner Tencent Expanding Way Beyond China With Western Investments

But WeChat gives it a pretty strong base at home. This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. The prominence of Chinese technology compan.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 9th, 2017

Data Sheet—Tencent’s Success Begets Success

Data Sheet—Thursday, November 9, 2017 The prominence of Chinese technology companies is impossible to avoid these days, and the company of the mome.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 9th, 2017

Snapchat and Jeff Koons Launch Augmented Reality Art Project

The sculptor and social media app have teamed up to bring digital balloon animals to a city near you......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 3rd, 2017

Google relaxes its ad rules

Google said news websites no longer have to provide users with three free articles per day or face less prominence in search results. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 2nd, 2017