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06 Dec 2019

Samajwadi Party

Hyderabad encounter: What politicians said and why that doesn't help

India woke up today to the news of an encounter in Telangana's Shadnagar, where the four accused in a Hyderabad veterinarian's rape and murder were gunned down.

06 Dec 2019


India may soon get a breeding center for vultures

Remember the rocky terrains featured in cult Hindi movie Sholay?

06 Dec 2019


Sholay's Ramgarh may soon get a breeding center for vultures

Remember the rocky terrains featured in cult Hindi movie Sholay?

06 Dec 2019


Shocking! Uber kept separate bathrooms for drivers and 'employees'

After being embroiled in thousands of cases of sexual assault by their drivers, Uber is facing flak for another critical issue - discrimination.

06 Dec 2019

Triumph Motorcycles

India Bike Week: Triumph Rocket 3 launched at Rs. 18-lakh

British automaker Triumph Motorcycles has launched the 2020 edition of its flagship motorcycle, the Rocket 3, at the ongoing India Bike Week event in Goa, today.

06 Dec 2019


Hyderabad encounter: Bollywood celebrities 'hail' police for killing the accused

On Friday morning, India woke up to the news that all four accused in the gruesome rape-and-murder of a 27-year-old lady veterinary were killed in an encounter with police.

06 Dec 2019


Facebook/Twitter likely to be forced to begin user-verification in India

The latest draft of India's Personal Data Protection Bill has proposed a major change for social media giants - user verification.

05 Dec 2019

Reliance Jio

Jio's new plans: Here's how much you'll have to pay

As part of its recently announced price hike in prepaid services, Reliance Jio has revealed the new All-in-One packs in India.

#CareerBytes: How Indian students can become US CPAs

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professions. Though it is considered India's highest accounting degree, it is not recognized in all countries.

05 Dec 2019


How to choose the right pet according to your lifestyle?

So, you have finally decided to bring home a furry friend. Well, kudos for the idea!

05 Dec 2019

Ratan Tata

CarDekho raises $70 million in Series D funding round

CarDekho, a Jaipur-headquartered company providing enterprise mobility solutions as well as a platform to buy/sell used vehicles, has raised $70 million in a Series D round of funding.

Ravichandran Ashwin looking to make white-ball return, eyes World T20

Veteran off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is looking to make his white-ball return, as he aims to represent India in the ICC World T20 2020 in Australia.

05 Dec 2019

Reliance Jio

This is how Indians are consuming porn

Last year in October, the Indian government took the major step of banning porn in the country.

05 Dec 2019


Filmmaker's mother ashamed over his "rape-victims should carry condoms" comment

A day after small-time Telugu filmmaker Daniel Shravan's outrageous comments over the country's growing rape culture sparked a massive controversy, his mother has expressed shock and said that she is ashamed of her son's sick comments.

Team India introduces new drill during training: Details here

Team India has been focusing a lot on fitness training to cope up with the busy cricketing calendar.

05 Dec 2019

Electric Vehicles

MG unveils its first ever fully-electric SUV in India

MG Motor has unveiled the production-ready version of its much-awaited ZS EV in India today.

05 Dec 2019

Madhya Pradesh

Here are five National parks in North India

Traveling is about exploring new places, getting some fresh air, seeing the unseen, and doing the undone.

05 Dec 2019

Dolby Vision

Nokia's 55-inch 4K Android TV launched at Rs. 42,000

The all-new Nokia TV has been launched in India today. The premium model comes with a bezel-less design, a 55-inch 4K screen with Dolby Vision support, JBL speakers with Dolby Audio, and a stock Android interface.

05 Dec 2019

Triumph Tiger 900

Triumph unveils more powerful Tiger 900 range of adventure bikes

Triumph Motorcycles Ltd. has taken the wraps off its much-awaited Tiger 900 range of adventure bikes.

05 Dec 2019


Motorola One Hyper launched with 32MP pop-up selfie camera

After several leaks and teasers, Lenovo-owned Motorola has launched its camera-centric One Hyper for $400.

05 Dec 2019

1984 Anti Sikh Riots

Manmohan Singh: 1984 anti-Sikh riots could have been avoided if…

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said that the ghastly 1984 anti-Sikh riots could have been avoided if the advice of his predecessor Inder Kumar Gujral had been heeded.

05 Dec 2019


#FinancialBytes: Five Indian neobanks you should know about

Neobanks are the new entrants in the fintech space that are taking the industry by a storm not only in India but across the world.

05 Dec 2019


Mahindra launches BS6-compliant XUV300 for Rs. 8.3 lakh

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. has launched its first BS6-compliant vehicle, the XUV300, in India at a starting price of Rs. 8.30 lakh.

04 Dec 2019


BS6-compliant Jaguar XE facelift launched at Rs. 45 lakh

Jaguar has launched the 2020 edition of its popular luxury sedan, the XE, in India today, at a starting price of Rs. 44.98 lakh.

04 Dec 2019


Amazon launches its first-ever portable Echo smart speaker in India

In a major surprise, Amazon has added another member into its smart speaker family in India - a new avatar of Echo Input.

#CareerBytes: Five reasons you should choose CA as a career

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses in the country.

04 Dec 2019

Vitamin K

What makes Idlis the ideal breakfast?

Who wants white, oval-shaped, mostly salt-less items as breakfast (or the entire day) every day? *Raises hand and looks around to see many more*

04 Dec 2019

United Nations (UN)

Kailaasa: Here's what we know about Nithyananda's new 'Hindu nation'

Last month, it was reported that controversial self-styled godman Nithyananda has fled India on an expired passport, however, his whereabouts remained unknown.

04 Dec 2019

Amazon Prime Video

BSNL Rs. 777 broadband plan re-launched for new subscribers

BSNL has re-launched its Rs. 777 broadband plan a.k.a 500GB CUL plan in India. The popular plan comes with some attractive benefits including 500GB of data at 50Mbps and unlimited calling. However, there is a catch.

04 Dec 2019

South Korea

1 out 3 women face harassment on call, says Truecaller

Truecaller has released its annual insights report, giving a glimpse at how spammers have been targeting India and other countries.

04 Dec 2019

Google Assistant

HP Chromebook x360, with Google Assistant, launched in India

American tech giant HP has launched its latest Chromebook x360 laptop in India.

04 Dec 2019

Tata Altroz

BS6-compliant Tata Altroz premium hatchback unveiled; bookings commence

Tata Motors Ltd. has unveiled its much-awaited premium hatchback, the Altroz, in India.

03 Dec 2019


#NewsBytesExclusive: Shanmuga Subramanian explains how he found Vikram's crash site

Earlier today, NASA announced it has located the crash site and debris of India's long-lost Vikram Lander.

03 Dec 2019


Handy home decor tips to revamp your house

Renovating your house might seem like a daunting task, and you may initially get duped into thinking that it would kill your bank balance.

#CareerBytes: All you need to know about CA Articleship

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after professional courses in India. It is a three-level program comprising Foundation, Intermediate, and Final courses.

03 Dec 2019


#OutageAlert: HDFC Bank's website, app go down; services disrupted

HDFC Bank, one of India's top private financial institution, has run into a major hiccup.

03 Dec 2019


2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class launched for Rs. 52.75 lakh

German automaker Mercedes-Benz has launched the 2020 edition of its popular SUV, the GLC-Class, in India at a starting price Rs. 52.75 lakh.

Crayon Envy e-scooter, with 70km range, launched: Details here

Crayon Motors, a Delhi-headquartered company, has launched its flagship e-scooter, the Envy, in India.

03 Dec 2019


Meet Shanmuga Subramanian, the techie who found Vikram on Moon

On December 3, India woke up to the news of Vikram Lander of Chandrayaan-2 being discovered on the Moon.