TikTok rival Byte debuts at top of US app store
The strong early response to Byte’s arrival, coming with little to no advance fanfare, suggests the community that Vine built up remains loyal to the particular six-second format. Some of the early popular videos on the platform are humorous proclamations of “Don’t post TikToks here.”
Deepika Padukone, Rishi Kapoor to feature in De Niro-Hathaway-starrer 'The Intern' remake
The actors said the movie is relevant to the presen...
Old electric car batteries may help cut costs of storing power
Relectrify, which is holding talks with battery manufacturers and distributors...
Bengaluru international airport records double-digit growth with 34 million passengers last year
While international passenger traffic witnessed double-digit growth of 14 per cent, an upswing from 4.27 million in calendar 2018 to 4.87 million in calendar 2019, domestic traffic grew by 2.6 per cent, from 28.05 million in calendar 2018 to 28.78 million in calendar 2019.
Australia shares end lower as coronavirus spreads; NZ down
Australia's energy sub-index dropped 3 per cent to a near four-week low.
India snubs EU Parliament over anti-CAA resolution, says matter is internal
'Citizenship matter is entirely internal to India. A democratic setup cannot be questioned’, India clears its stand ahead of the EU debate o...
3 Indian-Americans among 8 people sentenced in call center fraud scheme in US
Three Indian-Americans are among eight people sentenced by a US court for their roles in a sophisticated India-based call center fraud scheme that defrauded thousands of Americans, resulting in over USD 3.7 million in losses.
BSF shoots down Pakistani drone along IB in Jammu
IG BSF, Jammu Frontier, N S Jamwal told PTI that it is a drone-like flying object without a camera.
India's chemical makers may gain from China virus scare
This month’s reduction in the U.S.-China trade tensions has improved the outlook for profit margins and exports at Indian manufacturers after a tepid 2019, the analysts said.
Jewar airport: Land for phase one acquired; villagers clash with officials, SDM hurt
By transferring the final parcel of land to the Yamuna Expressway Authority, the Gautam Buddh Nagar administration has completed the acquisition process for the first phase of Jewar airport, the officials said. The administration acquired around 18 hectares of land, 11 from Dayanatpur and seven from Rohi, completing acquisition of 1,334 hectare of land.
Ikea may entice with malls next to its big stores
Ikea is exploring possibilities of building shopping malls and entertainment facilities next to some of its upcoming standalone stores, or developing multi-storey shopping centres with Ikea as an anchor store, depending on land availability, they said. The company will lease out mall space to other brands and retailers.
Govt likely to impose restrictions on furniture imports
India's furniture imports stood at $603 mn in 2018-19. Out of this, from China, it was $311 mn in that financial year. The other main exporters to India include Malaysia, Germany, Italy, and Singapore. China is the largest exporter of different kind of furniture in the world. According to estimates, China's export to India stood at around USD 1 billion.
Airlines to connect Mumbai to seven additional international destinations in 2020
At least 10 airlines such as Garuda Indonesia, Jazeera Airways, Air Italy, RwandAir, Air Tanzania, Star Air, Virgin Atlantic, Delta Air Lines and Uzbekistan Airways started flights from Mumbai last year.
Coronavirus: Mumbai man in hospital for possible exposure
The man, a resident of Tardeo in south Mumbai, is currently kept under observation at Kasturba Hospital in the city, they said.
International SOS in India keeping close eye on coronavirus: Medical Director
In December, public health officials from China informed the World Health Organization (WHO) that they had a problem. An unknown new virus w...
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