New Delhi: Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco has announced partnership with Flipkart to provide exchange offers on mobile device...


Washington: A malicious gaming app called Pokemon Go Ultimate, the first "lockscreen" app has made its way onto the Google Play store, ...


Beijing: The world's latest favourite smartphone game Pokemon Go might never release in China owing to strict censorship and other technical ...


New Delhi: Chinese smartphone major Lenovo on Thursday launched Vibe K4 Note in a wooden-edition variant at Rs 11,499 which is now available for ...



RS condemns rape of four-year-old in Delhi

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha members on Tuesday condemned the rape of a four- year-old girl in Delhi, demanding strict action from the government in the case. In response, the government said the crime was condemnable and assured of strictest possible action. Deputy Chairman P.J. Kurien called the incident "shocking". Raising the issue as soon as the upper house met, DMK me ...

Nigerians majorly account for drug crime arrests: Goa CM

Panaji: Nigerian nationals accounted for more than half of the foreigners arrested in drug related crimes in Goa over the last four years, revealed state home statistics tabled in the legislative assembly on Tuesday. The statistics tabled by Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar, who a...

Irom Sharmila to end fast after 16 years, contest Manipur polls

Imphal:Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on a hunger strike for the past 16 years demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), today announced her decision to end the fast on August 9 and contest state Assembly elections....

Solar Impulse 2 touched down in Abu Dhabi today

Solar Impulse 2, the first ever fuel-free plane to successfully circumnavigate the globe, touched down in Abu Dhabi today. The solar-powered machine took off from the same city in March 2015. But despite a few setbacks, the plane and Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard (who took shifts with fellow flyer An...

Woman quits job to become full-time Pokemon Go player

London: A 26-year-old woman in the UK has quit her teaching job to become Britain's first full-time Pokemon Go player as she believes there is a lot of money to be made from the widely popular location-based augmented reality game. Pokemo...

The government gives hike to basic salaries

The government has notified a 2.57-time hike in basic salary of one crore government employees and pensioners following implementation of the 7th Pay Commission Recommendations. The recommendations, which will cost the exchequer ...

London-Based Investment Banker goes missing

A trader at a London-based investment bank has gone missing in Greenland after he went on an adventure holiday on his own, local media reported on Tuesday. Romeo Cheung, who works at RBS Capital Markets, has been missing for more than 2 weeks. Fam...

Beijing urged to accept South China Sea ruling

Vientiane: Japan, Australia and the US on Tuesday urged China to recognise the ruling by The Hague's Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in favour of the Philippines over its South China Sea dispute with Beijing. In a joint statement, US...

Profit booking, key meetings subdue equity markets

Mumbai: Profit booking, along with caution ahead of two major meetings and negative global indices, subdued the Indian equity markets on Tuesday. However, lower level value buying aided the key indices to trade marginally in the green during ...

Emami to invest Rs 300 crore to expand edible oil refinery plant

Haldia: Emami Agrotech, a part of the Emami Group, will invest Rs 300 crore for expansion of its edible oil refining capacity by 1,000 tonnes per day (tpd) at its Haldia plant in West Bengal, a top company official said on Tuesday. "With...

Mercedes, GE among 'Make in India' investors: Govt

New Delhi:Domestic and foreign companies like Mercedes Benz India, General Electric, Toshiba and PepsiCo have made investments under the government's 'Make in India' scheme between 2014 and 2016, Parliament was informed&n...

Know all about 7th Pay Commision

Know all about 7th Pay Commision: *it will have bearing on the remunerations of nearly 50 lakh central government employees and 58 lakh pensioners. *23.55 % increase in pay and allowances recommended * Average sala...

I'm sure Narsingh can't do something like this: Yogeshwar

New Delhi: London Olympics bronze medallist wrestler Yogeshwar Dutt on Tuesday threw his weight behind Narsingh Yadav, who had flunked a dope test, jeopardising India's chance of a medal in the 74kg weight category at the upcoming the Rio Ga...

Argentina equal their largest Olympic delegation

Rio de Janeiro:With the qualification of gymnast Nicolas Cordoba, Argentina will go to the Rio Olympics with 213 athletes, the same number as for London 1948, the largest delegation in their history. Cordoba, a specialist in the horizontal bar, wi...

Cinestars beat Parliamentarians 10-0 in Football Ka Mahamuqabla

New Delhi:A football match between Parliamentarians and Cinestars ended with the latter winning 10-0 at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium here. Sunday's exhibition match was named Football For Nation (Football Ka Mahamuqabla) and was organised by t...

Australia praises efforts to ready Olympic village

Rio de Janeiro: Australia's Olympic delegation chief has praised efforts to fix problems at the Rio 2016 athletes' village and said the team is likely to check into the complex on Wednesday. The comments came a day after Australia ref...