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31 May 2019Indian Administrative Service (IAS)
#CareerBytes: Memory tips, tricks for UPSC aspirants to remember everything
The UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE), popularly known as the IAS exam, is one of the toughest examinations. However, with the right preparation and hard work, one can crack the exam.
31 May 2019Health & Wellness
#HealthBytes: What is Dry shampoo, and how to use it
With a plethora of hair-care products available in the market, it could get tricky to choose the right one for yourself.
30 May 2019Supreme Court Of India
NRC row: Retired soldier declared 'foreigner', SC rebukes officials
The National Register of Citizens (NRC) has caused a lot of confusion in North-eastern states. And for a retired soldier of the Indian Army, it created sadness, more than anything else.
30 May 2019Samsung
This is the first look of Samsung's Galaxy Note 10
Galaxy Note 10, the next iteration of Samsung's flagship phablet, is a good three-four months away from being official.
30 May 2019Narendra Modi
Narendra Modi takes oath as 15th Prime Minister: Details here
BJP leader Narendra Modi took oath as 15th Prime Minister of India on Thursday, at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
30 May 2019Bharti Airtel
Airtel's Rs. 1,699 annual pack v/s Rs. 169 monthly recharge
Thanks to the ever-increasing competition, the telecom space in India has changed for good.
30 May 2019Narendra Modi
Before Modi takes oath, understanding how Union Cabinets are formed
Who will be a part of Narendra Modi's Cabinet, is a question which has kept political analysts busy since BJP got a thumping victory in 2019 general elections.
30 May 2019Samsung
Samsung Galaxy M40 to launch in India on June 11
Expanding its portfolio of premium mid-range smartphones, Samsung is all set to launch its Galaxy M40 in India.
30 May 2019YouTube
YouTube launches cheaper Student Plans for YouTube Premium: Details here
In a bid to expand its services in India, YouTube has launched Student Plans for YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium services.
30 May 2019Nokia Mobiles
Nokia PureView, featuring 5 cameras, to launch on June 6
HMD Global is all set to launch its flagship Nokia 9 PureView in India on June 6.
30 May 2019Business
#FinancialBytes: Five lesser known features and benefits of credit cards
Credit cards are one of the widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.
30 May 2019Bengaluru
This Bengaluru NGO is making India's railway stations blind-friendly
Over three years after making the Mysuru railway station India's first blind-friendly station, the NGO Anuprayaas continues to make public spaces more accessible to disabled people.
30 May 2019Supreme Court Of India
Here's how you can update Aadhaar address without valid address-proof
With so many government welfare-schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold.
30 May 2019Reliance Jio
OnePlus 7 to go on sale from June 4
OnePlus 7, the recently launched flagship by OnePlus, will go on sale in India from June 4 via Amazon, OnePlus.in, and OnePlus exclusive offline stores.
29 May 2019South Korea
US removes India from its currency monitoring list: Details here
The US has taken India off its currency watchlist of major trading partners on Wednesday after the country took certain steps to prevent foreign exchange irregularities.
29 May 2019Saurabh Chaudhary
Shooting World Cup: Manu Bhaker clinches Olympic quota
India's teenage shooting sensation Manu Bhaker has sealed her spot for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo in the women's 10m air pistol event.
29 May 2019Delhi University
#CareerBytes: Busting 5 most common myths about Delhi University life
The University of Delhi, established in 1922, is one of the most renowned educational institutions in India.
29 May 2019Hyderabad
Did IIT Hyderabad researchers just crack making longer-lasting roads?
Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad have just come up with a unique model that could help in the construction of roads that last longer.
29 May 2019iOS
Best Apple AirPods alternatives you can buy in India
With good battery life, ease of wireless charging (via optional case) and hands-free "Hey Siri" functionality, the Apple AirPods are certainly a tempting option.
29 May 2019YouTube
T-Series becomes first YouTube channel to cross 100 million subscribers
India's popular music label T-Series has surpassed 100 million subscribers on YouTube, becoming the first channel in history to achieve the grand milestone on the video streaming site.
29 May 2019Union Public Service Commission
UPSC CSE-2018 AIR-2 holder shares Personality Test questions and tips
The Civil Services Examination conducted by Union Public Service Commission is undoubtedly one of the toughest exams.
29 May 2019Ducati Scrambler 1100
Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC launched in India: Details here
UK-based automaker Triumph Motorcycles has officially launched its Triumph Scrambler 1200 XC at a starting price of Rs. 10.73 lakh (ex-showroom) in India.
29 May 2019Physics
#CareerBytes: Popular courses offered by Delhi University for PCM students
The University of Delhi is one of the country's most desired educational institutions; every year, it attracts lakhs of students, including those from science stream.
29 May 2019Instagram
Rakhi Sawant thanks Swara Bhaskar for 'masturbating'. Really, what now?
Rakhi Sawant has always managed to grab headlines through her off-center attitude. She is known for her eccentric posts on social media which have kept her haters and lovers entertained all the time.
29 May 2019JEE
What are JEE toppers of last five years doing now?
The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), comprising Main and Advanced exams, is the most difficult engineering entrance exam in India.
29 May 2019Reliance Jio
Vivo Y15 goes official in India: Details here
Expanding its portfolio of smartphones, Chinese tech giant Vivo has now launched its budget-range Vivo Y15 in India.
29 May 2019Cricket: News, Stats and more!
India beat Bangladesh: Here are key takeaways from warm-up match
India came up with a commendable performance as they beat Bangladesh by 95 runs in the second and final warm-up tie of the ICC World Cup 2019 at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff on Tuesday.
28 May 2019Apple
Apple launches new iPod Touch after four years: Details here
Music lovers, rejoice!
28 May 2019Amazon
OPPO Reno launched in India, price starts at Rs. 39,990
As part of its Reno sub-brand, Chinese tech giant OPPO has launched the Reno and Reno 10x Zoom Edition smartphones in India today.
28 May 2019Narendra Modi
Ramdev wants third child shouldn't get voting-rights, Giriraj supports him
On Sunday, renowned yoga guru Baba Ramdev spoke about population control and sparked a debate. He said the government should introduce a law wherein the third child isn't allowed to vote. This, he opined, will curb India's rising population.
28 May 2019UPSC Civil Services Examination
Inspiring story of IRS officer who cleared UPSC-CSE in sixth-attempt
Cracking the UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) is very difficult and many candidates give up on their Civil Services dream after a few attempts.
28 May 2019Patanjali
After Amul, Mother Dairy hike prices, Patanjali launches cheaper milk
From selling cheap denim to instant noodles, Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved Limited is no one-trick pony. Last year, Patanjali even launched its own dairy segment. Now, Patanjali Dairy is taking on India's leading milk suppliers.
28 May 2019Honda
Honda launches Limited Edition Activa 5G in India: Details here
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has officially launched a limited edition model of its Honda Active 5G in the country.
28 May 2019Akshay Kumar
Akshay tops celeb endorsements; Khans don't feature in top 5
For decades, the Khans of Bollywood- Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan and Aamir Khan- have maintained being at the top of the industry. However, the mighty Khans have recently been dethroned in terms of brand endorsements by Akshay Kumar.
28 May 2019Bharti Airtel
Rivaling Tata Sky, Airtel reduces prices of its set-top boxes
In a bid to expand its presence in India, Airtel has reduced the prices of its Digital TV set-top boxes.
28 May 2019Aadhaar Card
Here's how to download Aadhaar using your Aadhaar-registered mobile number
With so many government welfare schemes linked with Aadhaar, it is one of the most important documents you will ever hold. Also, a vital proof of identity, it can come handy anywhere and anytime.
28 May 2019Reliance Jio
OnePlus 7 Pro Nebula Blue variant goes on sale today
OnePlus 7 Pro, the recently launched flagship by OnePlus, will go on sale in India today with a new Nebula Blue color option.
28 May 2019Kerala
Kerala: Student-teacher team creates affordable sanitary-pads from world's worst water-weed
A student-teacher team from AKMHS School in Kerala's Kottoor has created low-cost sanitary napkins from water hyacinth, also called the world's worst water weed.
28 May 2019Indian Air Force
Why is MD of Raymond fighting with his 80-year-old father
Recently, in the ongoing family feud between Raymond group Chairman Gautam Hari Singhania and his father, former Chairman Emeritus Dr. Vijaypat Singhania, the latter has registered a complaint of theft and criminal trespass against his son with the Worli police.
28 May 2019Exams
UPSC: Transfer and Posting policy for IAS officers
Becoming a civil servant is one of the most sought-after, respected and challenging career choices in India.