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PM tells business leaders economy will bounce back, $5-trillion goal realistic

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday told business leaders that India has the strength to bounce back from the ongoing slowdown and that the goal of a $5-trillion economy was realistic. Modi shared his confidence of achieving the medium-term goal at a meeting with economists and representatives from various industries ahead of his government’s FY21 budget. The Union… Read More »

PAI College is back with the annual Arts Festival ‘Kalotsav’

MCE Society’s PAI College of Visual Effects, Design & Art (VEDA) is a premier college of higher education in the field of animation and design, which provides university-approved courses in digital media and arts like graphics design, web design, classical animation & visual effects. The college seeks to make an Artistic India through Digital The college has grown… Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition ‘Transparent’ Back Doesn’t Actually Show Its Internals: Report

Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition, one of the three versions of the company’s latest flagship, gained some popularity following the formal launch in May – thanks to its “transparent” back. But it was later reported that the exposed circuit board was just a sticker. And now, it has been spotted that the Chinese company has used a cosmetic plate that… Read More »

More British MPs back Indian professionals in visa row

Several MPs and members of the House of Lords on Tuesday joined a demonstration outside the British Parliament and extended support to Indian and other non-EU professionals hit by the Home Office using a rule meant for terrorists and criminals to deny them permanent stay in the country. This was the fourth such demonstration since January. Nearly 1,000… Read More »

Google Pixel 2 XL Sports Tougher Back Panel Than iPhone 8 Plus, Reveals Drop Test

Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones were launchedearlier this month, and are now available to buy in markets such as the US and UK. As expected, we are starting to see different tests showing the Pixel 2 phones subjected to torture. A latest video has surfaced showing the Google Pixel 2 XL going through drop test alongside the iPhone 8 Plus.… Read More »

Nandan Nilekani back as Infosys chairman, Vishal Sikka resigns from board

A little over 36 years after he co-founded Infosys Ltd with six others and exactly a decade after he stepped down as its chief executive officer, Nandan Nilekani has returned to the company after he was unanimously named by the board as its non-executive chairman in a widely anticipated move. The appointment, a significant victory for co-founder NR Narayana Murthy… Read More »

LeEco Founder Jia Yueting Asks for Time, Pledges to Pay Back Debts

The founder of China’s struggling tech group LeEco, Jia Yueting, on Thursday pledged to take full responsibility for the company’s debt troubles amid a deepening financial crisis and after some of the company’s assets were frozen. Jia, writing in a post on his public WeChat account, apologised for causing worry, pledged to pay back LeEco’s debts and to stick to its ambitious… Read More »

RBS investor settlement over 2008 cash call back on track

Rebel RBS shareholders, who had been determined to bring the bank and former CEO Fred Goodwin to court over losses related to a 2008 rights issue, are set to agree to a settlement and the case is likely to be dropped, sources said on Tuesday. Representatives of the RBoS Shareholder Action Group had written to their members last… Read More »

FTSE heads back toward record, banks a drag on European stocks

Strength in bluechip exporters helped the UK’s benchmark index inch back towards an all-time high on Thursday and outperform broader European markets where weakness in banks weighed. Euro zone stocks rose 0.2 percent. The FTSE 100, meanwhile, was up 0.5 percent, just shy of a record high it hit in the previous session. UK-listed multi-national firms, which dominate… Read More »

Social media fights back against fake news

Facebook and other social media networks are taking steps to make sure their platforms don’t become tools for foreign governments spreading “fake news” stories. Experts consider the threat level high for these platforms to be used by foreign governments or other entities seeking to influence millions because of their extensive reach and ability to disseminate both malignant links… Read More »