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10 Apr 2018


Google Home launched in India for Rs. 9,999

Google has finally launched its voice-enabled smart speakers Google Home and Google Home Mini in India for Rs. 9,999 and Rs. 4,499, respectively.

IPL 2018: Snapchat partners with four teams, creates official accounts

Snapchat has partnered with four IPL teams: Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Daredevils, and Rajasthan Royals.

After RBI-snub, Axis wants to cut CEO Shikha Sharma's tenure

In an unusual move, Axis, India's seventh largest bank, has sought permission from RBI to cut down the tenure of CEO Shikha Sharma from three-years to seven-months.

10 Apr 2018

Alia Bhatt

'Raazi' trailer: Alia Bhatt's Indian spy act is gripping

The much-awaited trailer of Alia Bhatt starrer 'Raazi' has finally been unveiled.

After violent Dalit protests, states brace for 'Bharat-Bandh' against reservation

States across India have upped security after reports of a planned 'Bharat Bandh' against caste-based reservation.

10 Apr 2018


Google Home smart speakers to launch in India today

Google is all set to launch its Home and Home Mini smart speakers in India today.

10 Apr 2018


What career options do Humanities/Arts students have after Class-12?

Students who have completed Class-12 in the diverse Arts or Humanities stream have many great options to choose from for an exciting career.

09 Apr 2018


Make in India: Xiaomi opens new smartphone plants in India

Furthering its commitment to 'Make in India' initiative, Xiaomi has announced the opening of three new smartphone factories in India.

09 Apr 2018


Here's how you can use WhatsApp in local Indian languages

WhatsApp is today the biggest platform for one-on-one messaging. In India alone, there are more than 200mn active users on WhatsApp.

09 Apr 2018

Hong Kong

Hong Kong can take decision on Nirav Modi's arrest: China

China today said that Hong Kong can accede to India's request to arrest fugitive Indian diamond merchant Nirav Modi based on local laws and mutual judicial assistance agreements.

09 Apr 2018


New OnePlus 6 leaks reveal color options, confirm design elements

The Internet is rife with leaks and rumors about OnePlus 6.

09 Apr 2018


Soon, you can buy mutual funds from Paytm

Paytm will reportedly launch a mutual fund distribution app called Paytm Money by end of April.

09 Apr 2018


JEE Main 2018: Reactions, expert's take, answer key

Twelve lakh students across India appeared the critical JEE Main yesterday, that will decide their admissions into the prestigious IITs and other engineering colleges.

Commonwealth Games: Shooters shine, Pardeep Singh settles for silver

Day 5 of the Commonwealth Games is turning out to be prolific for India.

09 Apr 2018

Buenos Aires

Richest 1% will own 64% of world's wealth by 2030

According to a report by the House of Commons library, the richest 1% of the world will own 64% of the world's total wealth by 2030.

09 Apr 2018


This website is all you need for government-schemes, jobs, exams

The central and state governments roll out several schemes, implement various initiatives and policies for citizens.

09 Apr 2018


Top 5 wireless chargers available in India

While almost every new flagship smartphone in the market comes with support for wireless charging, seldom do we look at this emerging technology that has helped many switch to a convenient wireless life.

09 Apr 2018

Indian Government

Government scholarships for Engineering students: Here's all about them

To promote quality education in the field of engineering, the government awards various scholarships to students who want to pursue engineering based on various criteria, including their merit, community, and family's annual income.

08 Apr 2018

Amitabh Bachchan

CWG 2018: Amitabh Bachchan hails Indian women athletes

Amitabh Bachchan is overjoyed with the phenomenal performance of the Indian women athletes at the ongoing Commonwealth Games.

08 Apr 2018

Table Tennis

21st CWG: Gold medal for Indian women's table tennis team

Indian women's table tennis team bagged the gold medal at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games being held at the Gold Coast.

21st CWG: Indian men's and women's hockey round-up

There was a lot of joy for India as both the women's and men's hockey teams rose high to clinch victories in their respective matches.

CBI court issues non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

A special CBI court has issued non-bailable warrants against Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi, both of whom left the country in January.

08 Apr 2018


Logitech launches Hindi keyboards under 'Digital India' initiative

Logitech has introduced its latest Hindi-based keyboards in India.

08 Apr 2018

Aadhaar Card

NEET 2018 admit cards to be out this week

According to reports, the CBSE is likely to release admit cards for NEET 2018 this week.

08 Apr 2018


21st CWG: Weightlifter Vikas Thakur bags bronze for India

Can anything stop the Indian weightlifters at the 21st Commonwealth Games? Doesn't look like.

08 Apr 2018


Telangana: Russian cyclist on world-tour mistaken for thief, beaten up

A Russian cyclist on a world tour was allegedly mistaken for a thief in Telangana's Kamareddy, and beat up by locals.

08 Apr 2018


Weightlifter Punam clinches gold at 21st Commonwealth Games

India's dominance in weightlifting at the 21st Commonwealth Games continued after Punam Yadav struck gold.

21st Commonwealth Games: Manu Bhaker smashes records, wins gold

16-year-old teenage sensation Manu Bhaker made her Commonwealth Games debut memorable, by clinching the gold medal.

08 Apr 2018


India to lose 3.1L engineering seats in four years

Engineering aspirants might be in for a hard time. According to the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), there will be 80,000 fewer seats in engineering this year, expected to reduce by 3.1L in four years.

08 Apr 2018

Pakistan News

IAF begins process to buy 110 fighter jets worth $15bn

Indian Air Force (IAF) began the process of buying around 110 fighter jets worth an estimated $15bn. This will be one of the largest orders in recent years.

08 Apr 2018


Top career options for PCB students after Class 12

Science students who have completed 12th with PCB (Physics, Chemistry, Biology) have a lot of good career options today, contrary to the belief that they have limited options.

07 Apr 2018


TISS Mumbai to give India its first hostel for transgenders

In a first in India, Mumbai's Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is introducing a gender-neutral hostel space on campus for students from the upcoming academic year.

07 Apr 2018

Virat Kohli

Will walk shirtless if we win World Cup: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli seems to have drawn inspiration from former India captain Sourav Ganguly's iconic shirt-waving celebration at the Lord's.

07 Apr 2018

New Zealand

Commonwealth Games Day 3: Weightlifters on top, Manoj advances

India had quite a productive day at the ongoing 21st Commonwealth Games being held at the Gold Coast.

07 Apr 2018

Bombay High Court

'Delay in reporting rape doesn't mean the woman is lying'

In a judgement that could boost the morale of countless women across India, the Bombay High Court has ruled that delay in immediate reporting of a sexual assault doesn't mean the victim is lying.

07 Apr 2018

Narendra Modi

Soon, India, Nepal to be connected by rail

Steering India and Nepal in better directions, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday pledged to upgrade road and rail-links to the neighboring country.

07 Apr 2018


CWG: Venkat Rahul lifts his way to gold for India

India have bagged yet another gold in weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games with Venkat Rahul Ragala bringing home the medal in the men's 85 kg category.

CBI bans overseas travel for Deepak Kochhar, Venugopal Dhoot

Videocon CEO Venugopal Dhoot and ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar's husband Deepak Kochhar have been barred from traveling outside India, courtesy Central Bureau of Investigation's ongoing preliminary inquiry on them.

07 Apr 2018

Lok Sabha

Opposition works hard to build consensus on removal of CJI

Opposition parties intend to carry on their efforts to build a broad consensus on the motion to remove the Chief Justice of India, Dipak Misra.

07 Apr 2018

Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar explains why ending open-defecation is important for children

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar calls for ending open defecation in an open letter published in Hindustan Times.