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Uber now offers 'zero-contact' rides at Delhi, Bengaluru and Hyderabad airports

The cabs will be sanitised before each ride, the drivers and riders will always wear masks, only the drivers will touch doors and boot, while the riders will handle their own luggage.

Burger King offers to bail out quarantine chefs

Burnt rice, charred steak, stiff cake... Sometimes, cooking can go horribly wrong. Burger King's latest contest invites users to make the most of it.
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Leo Burnett appoints Pooja Rawat as VP – strategy and business

Prior to this, Rawat was director – strategy and business at Tilt Brand Solutions.

Tata Cliq tries looks at the empty offices when we were locked in

The brand looks at the aspect of us longing for office after spending so much time at home.

Saregama and Facebook Strike Global Licensing Deals

Facebook and Instagram users can now add music to their posts and stories from India’s oldest music label.

Mahindra Lifespaces' ad urges people to hold on to lockdown memories

As people itch to leave their homes and resume normalcy, this ad theorises that they might miss the time spent at home, during lockdown.

GOQuest Media acquires acclaimed MX Player Originals for worldwide distribution

The deal sees GoQuest Media acquire the worldwide distribution rights for two of its top-rated epic drama originals - Queen and Ek Thi Begum (The Mafia Queen).

Volini talks about the post-lockdown world in a new ad

It looks at it with hope and positivity and celebrates the resilience we've built while locked in.
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Adobe appoints Nitin Singhal to Lead its Digital Experience Business in India

Nitin joins Adobe from Salesforce where, he was responsible for building the go-to-market strategy for scale, partner & channel execution as VP, Commercial Business.

Sonu Sood joins Pepsi's Instagram campaign, encourages ‘Salaam And Namaste’ greetings

With this Sonu Sood joins Dabangg co-star and Pepsi brand ambassador Salman Khan who kicked off the digital-forward campaign last week.