Airline group advocates more training for Boeing 737 Max

If additional training is required, including the possible introduction of simulators for the Max, it could come at a tremendous cost to Boeing.
Boeing's 737 Max fleet has been grounded worldwide after crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed 346 people. (AP File photo) News

Billionaire with regrets: Bill Gates opens up on biggest mistake; could’ve outplayed Apple, Google

Talking about the mistakes of his life, Bill Gates reproached himself for not pushing Microsoft to ride high on the mobile wave and make Windows the dominant operating system for mobiles.

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Honor 20 Pro, Honor 20, Honor 20i confirmed to get Android Q amid standoff with US

The US government has directed its companies, including Google, not to supply software and hardware to Huawei, alleging security risk from the company.

Honor had launched Honor 20 series smartphones on Android Pie platform in India after US ban came into effect. News

BSNL says ‘not received’ DoT direction to put capex plan on hold

A source on the condition of anonymity had said that BSNL's finance department received the direction from finance wing of the Department of Telecom (DoT) to put on hold all capital expenditure progra

BSNL, however, said it has not received any such direction from the department. (Representational image) News

Oppo demonstrates world’s first under-screen camera at MWC Shanghai

Oppo is pioneering the world's first under-screen camera at the MWC Shanghai

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Axis bank looks at mega stake sale to raise $1.3 billion so that it can lend more

The deal would help the Mumbai-based lender enhance risk buffers and support loan growth at a time when shadow banks in the country are battling a liquidity crunch due to rising wariness in the nation

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GoAir now has 50 aircraft: Doubles fleet size in 2 years, yet far behind SpiceJet, IndiGo

The Wadia group airline has become the fastest growing carrier in the country but it is still far behind rival SpiceJet and other airlines such as IndiGo, Air India.

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NMDC invokes termination clause against BHEL for delay in Rs 1,395 crore contract

Maharatna PSU BHEL, in 2011, had bagged the Rs 1,395 crore contract from the country's biggest miner for handling raw material at its steel plant in Nagarnar, Chhattisgarh.

A notice has been issued to BHEL as they were not expediting the work even after several rounds of meetings at ministry level, he said. News

PNB fraud case: Swiss authorities freeze four bank accounts of Nirav Modi, sister

The ED, they said, made the request to the Swiss authorities sometime back and sent an official request under the criminal provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA).

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Amazon doubles down on its offline stores, launches new in-store pickup facility

The new option builds on Amazon's previous efforts to put lockers inside retail stores where customers can pick up packages.

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WhatsApp Status can now be shared on Facebook, Instagram, other apps

WhatsApp is taking the first step towards unifying with Facebook, Instagram

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Paytm money doubles down on mutual funds; here’s how it targets first-time investors

Paytm will offer a portfolio of five mutual funds, which are supported by Paytm Money’s 'risk suitability assessment', and customers (investors) are recommended right 'pack' based on their individua

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Vivo shows off its 5G prowess, 120W ultra-high charging tech that can fill battery in 13 minutes

At MWC Shanghai, Vivo demoed its 5G technology along with the 120W ultra-high fast charging

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National Retail Policy to streamline trade, provide ease of doing business: DPIIT

"The policy will streamline the retail trade in India and is poised to provide the ease of doing business, which may be to the advantage of both traders and Indian economy," Abhishek said in a tweet.

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says company was too slow to respond to Nancy Pelosi deepfake

"It took a while for our systems to flag that and for fact-checkers to rate it as false," he said. "During that time, it got more distribution than our policies should have allowed."

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Apple hires key chip designer Mike Filippo from ARM as own efforts ramp up

Apple initiated a plan several years ago to replace Intel chips in its Mac computers with processors based on the ARM architecture as early as 2020.

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Facebook and Google should be sued for political bias: Donald Trump in latest complaint

Social media companies have sought to more aggressively police their sites for what they consider hate speech and fraudulent accounts, but say they have no policies targeting conservatives.

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NBFC crisis: Icra cuts Piramal Cap’s long-term rating to AA

The agency cut ratings of non-convertible debentures, subordinated (Tier-II) bonds, long-term funds-based limits and long-term loans to AA from AA+,amounting to Rs 20,867 crore.

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PSU banks may get Rs 40,000 cr capital; Rs 5,000 cr infusion likely for 3 insurers

With uncertainties hovering around the amount of surplus transfer from the Reserve Bank of India to the government, the capital infusion into PSBs in FY20 will most likely be through recap bonds again

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Jet staff moved to smaller space in Mumbai headquarters as airline fails to renew lease contract

The IRP has been in constant meetings with the representatives of State Bank of India and other stakeholders of Jet Airways.

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NCLAT slams Amtek CoC for issuance of fresh information memorandum

The UK-based Liberty House had withdrawn its Rs 4,119-crore bid for Amtek Auto after being selected by the lenders.

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Our non-stop services to US are a hit among Indian travellers: Singapore Airlines India GM David Lim

Indian travellers are increasingly opting for Singapore Airlines’ non-stop services to Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York from Singapore, says David Lim, the airline’s general manager, India.

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Personal data storage: Govt in not mood to dilute localisation mandate

The ministry of electronics and IT (MeitY) is preparing a Cabinet note for the data protection Bill and a final consensus was required for it.

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Realty sector sees $ 3.9-billion private equity inflows in first 6 months of 2019

During the first six months of the year, investments in commercial office assets accounted for 42% share of total investments.

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