New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) San Francisco-based smartphone maker Nextbit on Thursday announced that its flagship "cloud first" Android device Robin will now be available in a limited "ember" colour. Ember has a neutral, deep-black back with bright red end caps and it will be available
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday reiterated that the BJP-led central government was shying away from convening an all-party meeting on the GST Bill. "Why is government not calling an all-party meeting on the Goods and
New York, July 28 (IANS) Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Shashi Kant Sharma on Thursday here signed 11 audit reports of United Nations (UN) bodies, including that of Unicef (United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund) and UNDP (United Nations Development Programme), an
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) With the US wanting to press ahead with asteroid mining and unlock resources of the moon, India will lag behind if it does not seize the outer space mining opportunity, said a TIFAC official here on Thursday. Prabhat Ranjan, Executive Director of Technology Information, Forecasting
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the issue of rising prices, saying "the PM talks about everything but price rise". While addressing the people, he spoke about Make In India, Connect India, Digital India, but
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Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Indian equity markets traded in the green on Thursday, supported by increased chances of the GST (Goods and Services Tax) Bill getting parliament's nod during its ongoing monsoon session and a firm rupee.
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Supermodel Cindy Crawford says she wants to slow down and take the time to enjoy her family life with her children, husband and friends. The model, who was seen in Taylor Swift's "Bad Blood" video, added that she would like to get associated with a cause, particularly
Kingston, July 28 (IANS) India's leg-spinner Amit Mishra revealed that head coach Anil Kumble's advice to vary his pace on the slow wicket in the first cricket Test against the West Indies helped him. Mishra took three wickets in both the innings while off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin claimed
Jamaica, July 28 (IANS) After the drubbing in the first Test, West Indies have added uncapped pacer Alzarri Joseph for the second match against India starting here on Saturday. The hosts were mauled by an innings and 92 runs in the first match which ended on the fourth day at the Sir Viv Richards stadium
Leh, July 28 (IANS) Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has reached Leh in Jammu and Kashmir to spend about a month during which he will take rest and deliver lectures, his aides said on Thursday. The Dalai Lama, 81, will offer teachings from August 11 to August 21 in two sessions, an aide told
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The CPI-M has condemned the recurring arrests of AAP legislators in Delhi and accused the central government of trying to undermine Delhi's elected government. The Delhi State Committee of the Communist Party of India-Marxist alleged that the Narendra Modi government was
Los Angeles, July 28 (IANS) American Oscar-winning director Steven Spielberg, known for weaving stories for the silver screen backed by advanced technology, says there were no technical limitations for his forthcoming fantasy adventure film "The BFG". Based on the beloved 1982 children'
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) Banking operations will be impacted across the country on Friday with around 10 lakh bankers of 40 private and state-run banks striking work in protest against the central government's banking policies, a union leader said on Thursday. The unions in the banking sector had
Bengaluru, July 28 (IANS) The cost of data breach for companies has gone up from Rs 88 million to Rs 97.3 million in 2016 in India and if they do not opt for top-of-the-line protection now, the companies will bear significant losses in the near future, a new study has revealed. Software giant IBM and
Kolkata, July 28 (IANS) Fashion designer Pallavi Mohan will showcase the pre-fall and autumn-winter runway 2016 collections under her Not So Serious brand with a two-day solo exhibition starting July 29 here. This will be her second solo exhibition and she is excited to be back in the City of Joy.
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The government is carefully considering the suggestions made by the trade and industry on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, a top CBEC official said here on Thursday. "We have been receiving a large number of representations from trade and industry. This is a very
Barkha Dutt and Arnab Goswami -- are now fighting in full public glare. Prime time news became an obsession with a section of the English elite. It all began with the second term of the United Progressive Alliance government (UPA-II).
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) Mizoram has become the third state in India's northeast to get a Cherry Blossom Avenue, whith Chief Minister Lal Thanhawla planting a sappling of the flowering tree at the New Secretariat Complex in Aizawl. "The cherry blossom is a symbol of peace, prosperity and
The tussle over claims has become too common in India. While the country is busy settling Kashmir, West Bengal is in a tussle with Odisha over 'Rasogolla'.
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Route Mobile Limited, a messaging and voice API company, on Thursday announced it has acquired Mumbai-based Cellent Technologies, a mobile marketing solution company that offers SMS and VAS (value-added service) solutions for enterprises and multinational corporations. "We
United Nations, July 28 (IANS) India's hopes for a permanent seat on the Security Council were dampened as the General Assembly decided to push further negotiations on reforms to the next session after discussions this year failed to make headway. "It is unfortunate that the 70th anniversary
Price: Rs 599 This was intended to be a memoir but ended up being a 'procession of images' with a bearing on Muslims in India, more specifically on the rapid 'Othering' of the community after independence in 1947. Veteran journalist Saeed Naqvi's "Being The Other" is
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) A militant the army caught on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir is a Pakistani who has been involved in militancy for nearly two months, officials said on Wednesday. "Some crucial disclosures made by the militant have not been made public because of their operational
India was short of more than half a million police officers on January 1, 2015, the last date for which nationwide data is available, the Lok Sabha was told on July 26, 2016. It said 68 per cent of police report working 11 hours a day, and 28 percent report 14-hour work days. There were 17.2 million
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) It was a cloudy Thursday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.6 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season's average, the weather office said. Moderate rain is likely to occur at different time at different parts of the city," an official of the