Top News:

Govt building 'airports' where highways will be used as airstrips

Govt building 'airports' where highways will be used as airstrips

Nitin Gadkari has spoken of the government’s plan to come up with an ‘airport’, in which the highway can be used...

Scorpene data leak not a big worry: Manohar Parrikar
Scorpene data leak not a big worry: Manohar Parrikar

Parrikar sought to allay security concerns with regards to the...

What WhatsApp sharing users phone numbers to Facebook means
What WhatsApp sharing users phone numbers to Facebook means

What that means is WhatsApp would begin to share names and phone numbers with...

AUTOMOBILES

Never, ever rest your hand on the gear lever! You'll be surprised to know why
Never, ever rest your hand on the gear lever! You'll be surprised to know why

If you drive a car with a manual transmission, just try to recollect where does your left hand mostly rest? The gear lever mostly we'd say and that's not just restricted to us Indians but it's a global thing.

TECHNOLOGY

Apple devices failing more than Android smartphones: Study
Apple devices failing more than Android smartphones: Study

According to global data security firm Blancco Technology Group, iOS devices had a 58 per cent failure rate while Android smartphones reported an overall failure rate of 35 percent in the second quarter of 2016.

More »

INDIA

Assocham for penalty waiver in initial phase of GST rollout
Assocham for penalty waiver in initial phase of GST rollout

Ahead of the meeting of Empowered Committee of State FMs with industry chambers, Assocham today said it will press for waiver of penalties on unintentional compliance errors which may occur during the initial phase of Goods and Services Tax (GST) implementation.

More »

TRAVEL

IndiGo introduces 2 new fare options
IndiGo introduces 2 new fare options

Flexible Fare allows travellers to change to another flight at no extra charge. For those that frequently make daily round trips with no check-in baggage, such as corporate travellers, the airline has introduced the Lite Fare.

More »

COMMODITIES

Oil prices fall as market focus returns to global supply overhang
Oil prices fall as market focus returns to global supply overhang

Crude prices edged lower on Thursday as brimming US and Asian fuel inventories returned investors' attention to a large global supply overhang, cutting short a price rally and restricting Brent crude futures to below the $50 a barrel mark.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 26 Aug )This Week ( 21 Aug - 27 Aug )

SAGITTARIUS It's surprising how much your attitudes to money are bound up with fears and feelings about emotional security. I told you yesterday how cash complaints could come between you and a colleague or partner. Now is the… read more