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After coronavirus outbreak, China upgrades dogs from 'livestock' to 'pets'

10 Apr 2020

After coronavirus outbreak, China upgrades dogs from 'livestock' to 'pets'

In a recent move, China has decided to classify dogs as 'pets' as opposed to 'livestock'.

Infinix S4 4GB/64GB model launched in India for Rs. 11,000

05 Aug 2019

Infinix S4 4GB/64GB model launched in India for Rs. 11,000

Hong Kong-based smartphone maker Infinix Mobile has introduced a new 4GB/6GB variant of its recently launched Infinix S4 handset in India.

Sound One X6 truly wireless earbuds launched at Rs. 2,750

31 Jul 2019

Sound One X6 truly wireless earbuds launched at Rs. 2,750

If you are looking to switch to the wireless future with something affordable, you should probably go for a good wireless earbud like the Sound One X6.

Sound One V9 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones launched at Rs. 1,390

21 Jul 2019

Sound One V9 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones launched at Rs. 1,390

Expanding its range of audio accessories, Hong Kong-based Sound One has introduced the all-new V9 Bluetooth Wireless Headphones in India.

Bengaluru to London, 18,000 global job cuts at Deutsche Bank

09 Jul 2019

Bengaluru to London, 18,000 global job cuts at Deutsche Bank

On Monday, many Deutsche Bank employees left their offices as soon as they walked in, with an envelope from their German employer, attesting their termination.

Infinix S4 with 32MP selfie camera launched in India

21 May 2019

Infinix S4 with 32MP selfie camera launched in India

Hong Kong-based smartphone manufacturer Infinix Mobiles has launched its all-new camera-centric Infinix S4 in India.

PNB Scam: Mehul Choksi's associate Deepak Kulkarni arrested in Kolkata

06 Nov 2018

PNB Scam: Mehul Choksi's associate Deepak Kulkarni arrested in Kolkata

After months, authorities have finally made a break in the Rs. 13,000cr PNB fraud case.

ED seizes Nirav Modi's Rs. 255cr-worth assets in Hong Kong

25 Oct 2018

ED seizes Nirav Modi's Rs. 255cr-worth assets in Hong Kong

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today said it has attached valuables and jewelry worth Rs. 255 crore in Hong Kong of diamond jeweler Nirav Modi in connection with the alleged $2 billion fraud in Punjab National Bank (PNB).

Hong Kong woman 'tricked' into marrying a complete stranger

29 Aug 2018

Hong Kong woman 'tricked' into marrying a complete stranger

A young Hong Kong-based woman claims that she has been tricked into marrying a complete stranger in mainland China two months ago.

Pune: Cosmos Bank's server hacked; over Rs. 94cr siphoned off

14 Aug 2018

Pune: Cosmos Bank's server hacked; over Rs. 94cr siphoned off

Hackers managed to transfer over Rs. 94 crore through a malware attack on the server of Pune-based Cosmos Bank and cloning thousands of the bank's debit cards.

Tencent leads $50 million funding round in vernacular app NewsDog

22 May 2018

Tencent leads $50 million funding round in vernacular app NewsDog

Gurugram-headquartered vernacular news app NewsDog has raised $50 million (Rs. 340 crore) in Series C funding led by Chinese internet giant Tencent Holdings.

Swiggy to start delivering medicines, groceries to boost company volume

27 Apr 2018

Swiggy to start delivering medicines, groceries to boost company volume

Bengaluru-based food delivery start-up Swiggy is reportedly planning to enter the hyperlocal segment starting with medicine and grocery deliveries.

Sophia, World's first robot citizen, to visit India in February

06 Feb 2018

Sophia, World's first robot citizen, to visit India in February

Sophia, the first robot citizen in the world, is set to visit India this month.

Oil tanker with 22 Indian sailors suspected hijacked in Africa

04 Feb 2018

Oil tanker with 22 Indian sailors suspected hijacked in Africa

An oil tanker with 22 Indian sailors on board has gone missing off the coast of Benin in West Africa.

China helps Pakistan to build bunkers along Rajasthan border

09 Jan 2018

China helps Pakistan to build bunkers along Rajasthan border

After its machinations failed to work in Kashmir, Pakistan is now trying to make things difficult for India on the western front. South Asia's "enfant terrible" is getting help from its "all-weather friend" China.

Seven best smartphones with 6GB RAM

18 Nov 2017

Seven best smartphones with 6GB RAM

With smartphone technology progressing at unprecedented rates, several smartphone manufacturers recently launched devices with 6GB of RAM with the aim of providing powerful, yet compact devices to their customers.

Paytm, Hong Kong-based AGTech Media to develop games jointly

26 Jul 2017

Paytm, Hong Kong-based AGTech Media to develop games jointly

One97 Communications-owned digital payments giant Paytm inked a joint venture deal with Hong Kong's lottery company AGTech Media, a wholly-owned subsidiary of AGTech Holdings.

QNet scam: SC grants bail to Michael Ferreira

29 Mar 2017

QNet scam: SC grants bail to Michael Ferreira

The Supreme Court ordered the release of Michael Ferreira in the QNet multi-level marketing scam. The court ordered Ferreira's release along with his business partner Malcolm Desai on a bond of Rs. 25,000 each.

Chinese court seizes ship, auctions on Alibaba for $2.4 million

18 Jan 2017

Chinese court seizes ship, auctions on Alibaba for $2.4 million

A foreign ship seized by the Shanghai Maritime Court has been sold on Alibaba for a whopping $2.4 million!

Billiards champion Michael Ferreira arrested in QNet scam

19 Oct 2016

Billiards champion Michael Ferreira arrested in QNet scam

Former Billiards champion and Padma Bhushan awardee Michael Ferreira, along with three other directors of QNest India, was arrested in connection to the multi crore QNet scam.