New motor vehicle Act: Jump a red light, be ready to pay massive fine

New motor vehicle Act: Jump a red light, be ready to pay massive fine

Cabinet is likely to take up amendment in the Motor Vehicle Act, and may approve of vehicle recall policy also.

This is one power sector reform that govt should consider
This is one power sector reform that govt should consider

Pre-paid energy has a potential to impact consumption behaviour...

Countering China: India orders 4 more P-8I aircraft for $1 bn!
Countering China: India orders 4 more P-8I aircraft for $1 bn!

Modi government has signed a pact with US defence major Boeing...

AUTOMOBILES

Maruti to launch LCV Super Carry in India next month
Maruti to launch LCV Super Carry in India next month

Initially, the vehicle will be sold in three cities – Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Ludhiana - priced at Rs 4.03 lakh, Rs 4.11 lakh and Rs 4.01 lakh respectively, MSI said in a statement.

TECHNOLOGY

Vodafone, Huawei conduct trial for new 4.5G technology
Vodafone, Huawei conduct trial for new 4.5G technology

Vodafone UK and Huawei have been conducting technical trials of a new mobile technology -- 4.5G (TDD+) with LTE TDD -- to significantly increase the capacity and efficiency of their 4G network in urban areas, as well as prepare for the introduction of 5G by 2020, a statement said here on Wednesday.

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INDIA

Cops can't probe private defamation case against Rahul Gandhi: Supreme Court
Cops can't probe private defamation case against Rahul Gandhi: Supreme Court

Magistrates cannot ask the police to investigate a private criminal defamation complaint as it is the complainant who needs to prove the case, the Supreme Court today said while prima facie finding fault with a lower court order asking Maharashtra cops to probe the defamation case against Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi.

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HEALTH

NCDs burden in Punjab: experts seek investment in healthcare
NCDs burden in Punjab: experts seek investment in healthcare

With a survey by a leading health sector research organisation indicating a "growth in Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) related mortality" in Punjab, experts on Wednesday sought effective surveillance and greater investment in health care.

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JOBS & EDUCATION

E-commerce could create 12 mn jobs over 10 yrs: HSBC
E-commerce could create 12 mn jobs over 10 yrs: HSBC

E-commerce in India is expected to see a significant uptrend in the coming days and could lend a helping hand to the country's job landscape, which needs as many as 80 million new jobs in the next decade, says a report.

Horoscope: By Peter Vidal

Today ( 27 Jul )This Week ( 24 Jul - 30 Jul )

SAGITTARIUS After a lot of near misses or false starts, you may finally be about to achieve a cherished goal. The first requirement, though, is to sort out the continuing complications dogging your financial affairs. In matters of… read more