Every year The Sunday Standard felicitates India's best bankers in over 15 categories, who come into the Capital from across the country for the ceremony.
The New Indian Express believes that education is the key to national human resources development and that, as an intelligent society, we must create a holistic and high-quality education system for our children and youth.
The New Indian Express believes that strong, independent women are the backbone of a nation. We have decided to act on our belief by organising a definitive event called Devi, which recognises and awards 20 exceptional women who display dynamism and innovation in their work.
Unlike any other literary meets in India, Odisha Literary Festival organised by The New Indian Express promotes vernacular literature as much as Indian writings in English language.
With the The New Indian Express publications religiously mapping cultural trends and events, it's no surprise that EventXpress (the events wing of TNIE) specializes in putting together events that bring India's top musicians and singers to the people, under the Sur Sangam umbrella.
Fashion fades, only style remains the same", drawing on Coco Chanel's worldview, The New Indian Express chose the city of Bangalore to celebrate the everlasting charm of pure style, on March 21, 2014.
The New Indian Express launched TNIE GOAL, an inter-college football tournament in Kerala in 2012. The idea behind this sports event is to revive the interest in football, especially among the youth and help discover talented sportsmen who could be trained and promoted to play at the national level.
A joint initiative by The New Indian Express and Columbia University, the conference was organized in New Delhi in 2011.
The Sunday Standard hosted the 11th edition of the Devi Awards in Mumbai on November 13, 2017. This was the first time that the Awards travelled to Maharashtra. Twelve women achievers, from diverse fields, were selected from across the state for the Awards, which were presented by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. In his address, Fadnavis praised the Devi initiative for the public recognition of women's efforts around the country and the role it was playing in bringing about gender equity in society.
The fifth edition of ThinkEdu, The New Indian Express' annual education conference, was held in Chennai on March 3 & 4, 2017. The theme of this year's conference was 'Pushing the frontiers of Indian Education'. Our speakers included Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar, Tata Sons Chairman N. Chandrasekaran, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi and Puducherry Lt-Governor Kiran Bedi alongwith eminent politicians, educationists and edupreneurs, social scientists, corporate leaders and people from the creative fields. Our audience, the biggest so far, was made up of students, academics and other citizens with a stake in India's future. The details are available at www.eventxpress.com/thinkedu2017
Event Xpress is a full-service management company that conceptualizes and implements the most thought-provoking and well-attended events for The New Indian Express Group and other clients.
On October 7, 2015, Prabhu Chawla, Editorial Director of The New Indian Express presented the coffee-table book 'The Nationalist President' to the Hon. President of India Pranab Mukherjee. The book chronicles the life and times of the Hon. President, who is one of India's finest political minds. Compiled by the senior editorial team of The New Indian Express, it was presented to him by the Vice-President Hamid Ansari at an event in the Yellow Drawing Room at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
The New Indian Express successfully hosted the sixth edition of the Odisha Literary Festival on October 28 & 29, 2017. This year's edition was inaugurated by Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, who has lent invaluable support to the festival through his presence right from the first chapter, delivered the keynote address at the closing ceremony. Patnaik also went on to thank the TNIE group for consistently improving on the quality of speakers that the lit fest brings in. The two-day festival was packed with sessions revolving around the theme India@60. With the highest footfall recorded for the event so far, this edition had a galaxy of eminent personalities from varied fields of politics, economics, history, academics, films, publishing, advertising and brand strategy with luminous contribution to literature shared their vast repertoire of experience and insight with the people of Odisha, widely known for its rich literary heritage.
The Sunday Standard hosted the 10th edition of Devi Awards in Lucknow on September 6, 2017. Eleven women, from across the state, were honoured for showcasing innovation and dynamism in their line of work. UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath presented the awards to the Devis at the event. In his address, Adityanath congratulated The Sunday Standard for instituting the award and emphasised that women needed all the encouragement they could get for their exemplary work.