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UP Election 2022: Insult to bicycle is insult to nation – Akhilesh’s retort after PM Modi’s remark Microsoft’s Surface sales near $2 billion, but its Azure cloud business is growing faster Samsung Galaxy Book 2 tablet review: Performance takes a back seat to battery life Nvidia GeForce Experience Studio drivers optimize creative apps with one click This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope With flawless skin, balmy lips and open hair, Nora Fatehi exudes oomph in bodycon dress. New pics Steam Deck gets input calibration, keyboard improvements, and more with new updates Low Interest Rate Regime On Home Loans To Continue, Say Realtors On RBI Policy Study: Two New Early Signs of Parkinson’s Disease Identified

UP Election 2022: Insult to bicycle is insult to nation – Akhilesh’s retort after PM Modi’s remark

Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav has said that an insult to the bicycle was an insult to the nation. Reacting to Prime Minister Narendra

Microsoft’s Surface sales near $2 billion, but its Azure cloud business is growing faster

Cloud, cloud, cloud, followed by Office, gaming, Surface and then Windows: By now, Microsoft has laid out its priorities, and the financial results Microsoft reported

Samsung Galaxy Book 2 tablet review: Performance takes a back seat to battery life

Give Samsung credit: the Galaxy Book 2 boldly breaks from the first-generation Galaxy Book on both the inside and outside. The company’s new 2-in-1 not only ditches

Nvidia GeForce Experience Studio drivers optimize creative apps with one click

Nvidia’s Studio drivers for GeForce GPUs revolve around creative applications rather than games, but they just swiped a nifty trick from the company’s Game Ready drivers anyway.

This Relentless Pandemic Can Tax Your Mental Health. Here’s How to Cope

Remember those brief, blissful weeks at the beginning of the summer? Vaccination rates were rising, COVID-19 infections were dropping and mask mandates were lifting. Lots

With flawless skin, balmy lips and open hair, Nora Fatehi exudes oomph in bodycon dress. New pics

Nora Fatehi is a true fashionista and there is absolutely no denying that! With her fantastic sartorial picks, she always manages to create a look-at-me

Steam Deck gets input calibration, keyboard improvements, and more with new updates

Valve has released software updates for the Steam Deck on the stable and beta channels which bring improvements and new features to the device, but

Low Interest Rate Regime On Home Loans To Continue, Say Realtors On RBI Policy

The Reserve Bank’s decision to keep key policy rates unchanged will lead to continuation of low interest rates on home loans and support ongoing recovery

Study: Two New Early Signs of Parkinson’s Disease Identified

Hearing loss and epilepsy have been identified as two new, early signs of Parkinson’s disease, according to new research published in JAMA Neurology. The newly uncovered features—along with other

Ireland beats China, India to grow by 7.8% in 2015

Ireland beats China, India to grow by 7.8% in 2015

Preliminary estimates from Ireland’s central statistics office showed gross domestic product (GDP) increasing by 7.8 percent last year. In the fourth quarter, GDP increased by 2.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis on the previous three months. These results could [...]

March 10, 2016 Uncategorized
Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

Tata Motors, SpiceJet among 5 stocks to bet on amid bearish market projections

After a steep correction over 12 per cent over the first two months of 2016, domestic equity markets bounced back on firm global markets and a budget that has reignited hopes of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank [...]

March 10, 2016 Uncategorized
Sensex snaps 6-day winning streak, Nifty settles at 7,486; Infosys tumbles over 2%

Sensex snaps 6-day winning streak, Nifty settles at 7,486; Infosys tumbles over 2%

The BSE Sensex snapped 6-day rally on Thursday on account profit booking amid mixed cues from global counterparts. Investors also remained cautious ahead of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) data for January scheduled to be released on Friday. The 30-share [...]

March 10, 2016 Uncategorized
Airtel increases maternity leave to 22 weeks

Airtel increases maternity leave to 22 weeks

To promote gender diversity across all management levels, top telecom operatorBharti Airtel has increased maternity leave for its women employees to 22 weeks from 12 weeks. This is in addition to flexible work options for working mothers to ensure a [...]

March 10, 2016 Uncategorized
PSUs spent over Rs 2400 crore in CSR in 2014-15

PSUs spent over Rs 2400 crore in CSR in 2014-15

  116 central public sector enterprises have spent an amount of Rs 2447.59 crore on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in 2014-15 and no complaint has been received on misuse of these funds, government said today. Heavy Industries and Public [...]

March 10, 2016 Business
ECB cuts rates, expands asset-buying programme to boost economy

ECB cuts rates, expands asset-buying programme to boost economy

FRANKFURT: The European Central Bank delved deep into its remaining arsenal of stimulus options on Thursday, cutting all three of its interest rates and expanding asset-buying to boost the economy and prevent ultra-low inflation becoming entrenched. In moves that initially [...]

March 10, 2016 Business
83 lakh people voluntarily gave up LPG subsidy: Pradhan

83 lakh people voluntarily gave up LPG subsidy: Pradhan

Stressing that the government was committed towards reforming the subsidy structure, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Wednesday said that 83 lakh people had voluntarily given up their LPG subsidy so far. Answering a question about whether the government would accept [...]

March 10, 2016 Uncategorized
London universities in Qatar partnership drive

London universities in Qatar partnership drive

The exhibition, by the London Universities International Partnership (LUIP) and backed by the £2m GREAT UK Challenge Fund, part of the UK Government’s GREAT Britain Campaign, explored the role of knowledge and skills in the development of ‘Smart Cities’, in [...]

March 10, 2016 Education
Michael Horn, VW’s US president, resigns ‘effective immediately’

Michael Horn, VW’s US president, resigns ‘effective immediately’

The head of Volkswagen in the US resigned “effective immediately” on Wednesday night as the company struggles to agree on a settlement with the US government over its emissions cheating scandal. Michael Horn, who had served as VW’s US president [...]

March 10, 2016 Business
Domestic car sales tumble 4.21 pc in February

Domestic car sales tumble 4.21 pc in February

Domestic passenger car sales declined 4.21 per cent to 1,64,469 units in February, from 1,71,703 units in the same month last year. Motorcycle sales last month jumped 11.05 per cent to 8,59,624 units, from 7,74,122 a year earlier, according to [...]

March 10, 2016 Business
No 10 concedes Sunday trading defeat after Commons rebellion

No 10 concedes Sunday trading defeat after Commons rebellion

No 10 has conceded that its plans to relax Sunday trading laws are dead in the water, after David Cameron suffered his biggest Commons defeat since the election at the hands of his own Conservative MPs. The government’s attempt to [...]

March 10, 2016 Business
Sensex falls 150 points, Nifty below 7,450 ahead of ECB rate decision; Infosys top loser

Sensex falls 150 points, Nifty below 7,450 ahead of ECB rate decision; Infosys top loser

Snapping the six-session long gaining spree, the S&P BSE Sensex was trading over 150 points lower, while broader CNX Nifty was ruling below its key 7,450-mark. The headline indices traded flat even as Asian stocks edged up after New Zealand [...]

March 10, 2016 Business