IANS | March 16, 2018 1:58 PM
India tops the list of “most forgetful countries” in the Asia-Pacific region — followed by Australia and the Philippines — when it comes to forgetting personal belongings in Uber vehicles, the ride-hailing app said on Friday.
To prevent PNB-type fraud, FinMin asks banks to directly integrate SWIFT with core banking by April 30FE Online | March 16, 2018 1:53 PM
All the banks will now have to directly integrate SWIFT (Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication) with its core banking solutions (CBS) by April 30., Ministry of Finance said today.
Shubham Verma | March 16, 2018 1:42 PM
Spotify, if launched in India by this year, will have an upper hand among the people who know about the service and use it by either legitimate or the otherwise means. It will take on the likes of Google Play Music, Amazon Music, and Apple Music.
PTI | March 16, 2018 1:19 PM
The IndiGo ATR 72-600 aircraft on its maiden flight yesterday from its Toulouse headquarters to the New Delhi hub of IndiGo had no revenue passengers onboard.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 16, 2018 1:12 PM
Over 228 Googlers around 6 work groups had significant pay differences. These people included men and women across various countries, including US, UK and India, and Black and Hispanic Googlers working across the US.
FE Online | March 16, 2018 1:04 PM
Mi Exchange programme is applicable on a range of mobile phone companies and supports a variety of smartphones. The partnering mobile brands are Samsung, Google, Huawei, Sony, Asus, Lenovo, Moto, LeEco, Micromax, Gionee, Oppo, Vivo, HTC, and OnePlus.
PTI | March 16, 2018 12:57 PM
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s telecom venture Jio, which catapulted India as the world’s largest mobile broadband data consuming nation in less than two years, was first seeded by his daughter, Isha, in 2011.
FE Online | March 16, 2018 2:36 PM
While Indians are increasingly adopting netbanking, specially in the wake of the government’s focus on Digital India, the country’s cyber security chief himself is not so certain. Pointing out to issues in netbanking, Gulshan Rai explains why he avoids netbanking.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 16, 2018 12:13 PM
Brennan Gleason brewed up a six pack of beer pints, put them in a neat cardboard and stuck his printed resume on the back of the cardboard. So when these ‘prospective’ employers sit on a quick drink they can talk about his design skills at the same time.
FE Online | March 16, 2018 12:13 PM
Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ were launched a day ahead of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 in Barcelona while the India launch happened much more recently. The shipping of the smartphones has now begun in India as well as other global markets.
Bloomberg | March 16, 2018 12:10 PM
The Mumbai banker’s $20 billion private-wealth-management unit became India’s biggest by assets and helped make him a billionaire.
Redmi Note 5, Redmi Note 5 Pro ‘surprise’ sale today at 12 pm: Here’s how you can buy via Flipkart, Mi.comFE Online | March 16, 2018 11:18 AM
Redmi Note 5 and Redmi Note 5 Pro sport 5.99-inch full-HD+ displays with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The Redmi Note 5 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SoC while a less powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor powers the Redmi Note 5.
FE Online | March 16, 2018 11:11 AM
Xiaomi Mi TV 4 and Mi TV 4A run on PatchWall that is an Android Marshmallow based platform designed by Xiaomi for its television range.
PTI | March 16, 2018 11:07 AM
An Indian-origin former partner in global consulting firm McKinsey & Company has been sentenced to two years in prison by a US court for scheming to defraud companies out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Gaurav Sangwani | March 16, 2018 10:57 AM
It’s similar to buying a smartphone from an ecommerce platform like Flipkart or Amazon, you check where do you get the cheapest phone and hit the button buy .
IANS | March 16, 2018 10:30 AM
To make public transit work for the differently abled, Google on Friday introduced “wheelchair accessible” routes in Maps at major metropolitan transit centres around the world.
IANS | March 16, 2018 10:19 AM
To help parents control their children’s screen addiction touted as a “growing public health crisis”, Apple has introduced a new page called “Families” on its website.
Pragya Srivastava | March 16, 2018 10:11 AM
Indian banks have been sitting on the bad loans volcano for a long time. But it did not quite become a subject of drawing room discourse until diamond czar Nirav Modi was found involved in a massive banking fraud. And once it did, it re-opened the debate whether it was time for the privatisation of Public Sector Banks (PSBs).
IANS | March 16, 2018 9:01 AM
British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta has revealed plans to build the world’s biggest lithium ion battery in South Australia. South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill said that the battery would benefit the broader community, Xinhua news agency reported.
Reuters | March 16, 2018 8:18 AM
Nike Inc’s namesake brand President Trevor Edwards has resigned and will retire in August, a company spokeswoman said on Thursday.
Reuters | March 16, 2018 5:43 AM
Walmart Inc was sued on Thursday by a former executive who accused the world’s largest retailer of issuing misleading e-commerce results, amid growing pressure from Amazon.com Inc, and firing him for complaining about it.
Shritama Bose | March 16, 2018 5:36 AM
With the department of post or India Post planning to equip postmen with point of sale (PoS) machines, you may soon be able to pay for a parcel with your debit card.
FE Bureau | March 16, 2018 5:00 AM
Babilou, Europe’s largest childcare group, on Thursday announced its entry into India by acquiring a majority stake in Amelio Early Education, a Chennai-based chain of early education centres, for an undisclosed sum.
FE Bureau | March 16, 2018 4:56 AM
The Supreme Court on Thursday asked embattled real estate firm Amrapali Group and homebuyers to hold a joint meeting on Saturday to arrive at a consensus on the status of its various housing projects.
FE Bureau | March 16, 2018 4:54 AM
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has asked Bharti Airtel to furnish details of all the segmented tariff plans that the operator has offered to its subscribers by March 25.
Rishi Ranjan Kala | March 16, 2018 4:52 AM
The department of telecom (DoT) wants BSNL and MTNL to join hands on not just ramping up the latter’s 3G network in the National Capital Region (NCR) to ramp up service experience for customers, but also wants both the operators to pitch together for enterprise customers on a pan-India basis, utilising each other’s networks across the country.
Pilot woes have assumed centre-stage at Jet Airways with Edward Davidson, the airline’s recently-appointed senior vice-president (SVP) flight operations and an expat aviation veteran of 40 years, having to clearly acknowledge this in an e-mail communication to pilots in the group.
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