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APK August 4, 2016

Because of the ease with which users are able to share live video streams with Facebook Live or Periscope, mobile streaming video technology (MSVT) has great potential to catalyse new privacy laws and policies, a study says. Current US laws protecting individual rights are insufficient to protect privacy when it comes to mobile streaming video […]

APK August 4, 2016

The central government has decided to import another 30,000 tonnes of food pulses for the buffer stock, official sources said on Thursday. The Price Stabilization Fund chaired by Consumer Affairs Secretary Hem Pande at a meeting here on Wednesday decided that fresh imports will include 20,000 tonnes of food pulses – Tur dal and 10,000 […]

APK August 4, 2016

Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco on Thursday launched its Super3 series Ecosystem TVs — Super3 X55, Super3 X65 and flagship model Super3 Max65 — in India with 4K Ultra HD display that supports 3D display. “Our newly launched Super TVs is a testimony to our commitment of bringing top-of-the-line devices and services to our […]

Rama Krishna August 4, 2016

New Delhi, Aug 4: Delhi Metro services were disrupted on Thursday afternoon following a major power failure, an official said. Curtailed power supply hit both the busy Yellow Line and Blue Line, a spokesman for Delhi Metro said. The official said power supply was not available from Delhi Transco Ltd due to which the major […]

Rama Krishna August 2, 2016

Chennai, Aug 2: Indian drug major Sun Pharma  Industries Ltd on Tuesday said it will launch the generic version of Glumetza, Metformin Hydrochloride tablets – a diabetes drug – soon in the US. The company said in a statement, that one of its subsidiaries got the final approval from the US Food and Drug Administration […]

Rama Krishna August 2, 2016

New Delhi, Aug 2: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which manages Aadhaar, granted undue favour to IT services major Wipro in a maintenance contract to the tune of Rs 4.92 crore, a Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) report on Tuesday said. “Unique Identification Authority of India in contravention of the provisions […]

Rama Krishna August 2, 2016

Munich, Aug 2: German automaker BMW Group recorded its best-ever quarterly sales volume and net profit figures between April and June, it said on Tuesday. The group sales volume in the second quarter climbed 5.7 per cent to 605,534 units, making the total sales in the first half year to reach a new high of […]

Rama Krishna August 1, 2016

Panaji: A provision has been made for a naval air enclave spread over five acres at the upcoming Mopa International Airport in North Goa, Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar told the assembly on Monday. “There is a provision of naval air enclave for which five-acre land is proposed on lease for the entire period of concession,” […]

Rama Krishna August 1, 2016

New Delhi, Aug 1: Mobile payments company MobiKwik on Monday announced a tie-up with the Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) to power e-cash payments on IRCTC’s e-catering “Food on Trackâ€. The company — which also powers payments for IRCTC Connect allowing users to book train tickets instantly — said the e-catering app allows […]

Rama Krishna August 1, 2016

Bengaluru, Aug 1: State-run Indian Institute of Management-Bangalore (IIM-B) is offering a certificate programme in general management for health care professionals in partnership with Apollo Medskills, the B-school said on Monday. “The course begins on Tuesday with an overview of the executive education by chief program officer Madan Mohan Raj and an address by Apollo […]