Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ in India, buy on Flipkart now

Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ in India, buy on Flipkart now

New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) Set to give Apple iPhones a tough competition, Samsung on Wednesday ended the Indian consumers’ wait and brought its flagship devices Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ to the country.   Packed with a voice assistant called Bixby, the 5.8-inch Galaxy S8 and 6.2-inch Galaxy S8+ were listed on a Flipkart […]

TCS net up 4.2 per cent in Q4

TCS net up 4.2 per cent in Q4

Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) posted Rs 6,608 crore net profit of the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016-17, registering 4.2 per cent over last year and 2.2 per cent over last quarter.   In a regulatory filing on the BSE on Tuesday, the Indian IT major said revenue for the quarter under […]

Mallya arrested in UK by Scotland Yard, gets bail

Mallya arrested in UK by Scotland Yard, gets bail

London, Apr 18 (PTI) Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who has been declared a proclaimed offender, was today arrested in London by Scotland Yard on India’s request for his extradition on fraud charges.   The 61-year-old liquor baron, wanted in India for defaulting on loans, was arrested after he appeared at a central London police […]

Nokia ready to work with Chinese partners on innovation

Nokia ready to work with Chinese partners on innovation

Helsinki, April 18 (IANS) Among a series of documents signed by Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto here in April, the innovation partnership impressed Nokia’s head Risto Siilasmaa the most.   As agreed by the representatives of the two countries, a Sino-Finnish innovation council would be established to guide and promote […]

India in dire need of digital business leaders: Report

Mumbai, April 17 (IANS): A significant digital gap exists between the best and worst performing brands in India and the country needs ‘Digital Business Leaders’ who can address the digital experience that businesses provide to their customers, a new report said on Monday.   Only eight per cent of Indian customers who are unsatisfied with […]

New Google Earth to be launched on April 18

New York, April 17 (IANS): Google is reportedly building an overhauled version of its Google Earth that will be unveiled during an Earth Day event in New York City on April 18, a media report said.   According to a report in Express.co.uk on Monday, Google has sent invitations for an Earth Day-themed event to […]

India’s wholesale price inflation in March falls to 5.70%

India’s wholesale price inflation in March falls to 5.70%

New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices softened in March at 5.70 per cent after having risen to over a three-year high of 6.55 per cent in February on rising food and fuel prices, official data showed on Monday. Industry said its upward push on retail inflation could […]

India plans stake sales worth $5.4 billion in seven state-run firms

India plans stake sales worth $5.4 billion in seven state-run firms

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, April 17 (Reuters) – India plans to sell stakes worth $5.4 billion in seven state-run companies during the current financial year as Asia’s third-largest economy looks to fund its fiscal deficit amid ramped-up spending on rural areas and infrastructure.   The part sale of government stakes in state-run and private firms is critical […]