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Xbox One S is Out; Should Sony Follow Suit with PS4 Slim?

Microsoft's latest Xbox One S has hit retail this week; TNT debates whether it would be a good idea for Sony to follow up with a slimmed-down PS4.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

Watch the first trailer for Christopher Nolan's World War II movie Dunkirk

Christopher Nolan's first World War II story, Dunkirk, just got its first teaser trailer. The film, which stars Tom Hardy, newcomer Fionn Whitehead, and Bridge of Spies' Mark Rylance, also features...........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

Clean Ganga Fund: Over 132 crore donated to clean the river

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had approved establishment of CGF, to be used for projects planned under ambitious Namami Gange programme.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

E-commerce firms shift focus, set to hire techies, slash marketing spend

The hiring focus in the Indian e-commerce sector has witnessed a shift from marketing to technology as companies realise that they need to pay more attention towards retaining the traffic which come to their websites or apps through superior customer experience.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

How sound are the stressed asset ventures of banks?

RBI has no objections with banks setting up ARCs but bilateral deals are a strict no-no........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

Why 2017 could be India’s breakout year for policy-making

A uniform goods and services tax, the end of five-year plans, a possible switch to new financial-year cycle and may be no railway budget – India is about to change the way it plans and manages its economy.........Read more

Bookmarked on 5th Aug 16

The Dark Side of Colour

“Oof, so hot!” grumbles Shibur Ma as she squats to wipe the floor. “Good day for Holi. What will you wear, Ria Didi? Not that one, no, are you mad? Washed it only yesterday! How about this old red dress? Ah, it’s missing a hook, I’ll fix it now. Know........Read more

Bookmarked on 30th Jul 16

What the heck's a hyperloop?

Picture sitting in a pod inside a nearly airless tube that stretches aboveground for hundreds of miles. Electric motors inside the 11-foot tube accelerate the pod out of the station and slow it down before arrival. Powerful magnets in the tube levita........Read more

Bookmarked on 10th Jul 16

Flipkart stake marked down 20% further by 2 investors - The Economic Times

Valic marked the value of their Flipkart shares at $98.19 per unit for February quarter, down 20.2% from $123.11 assigned at the end of November 2015.........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Nissan Kicks Officially Revealed

After being seen through numerous images on social media, the Nissan Kicks has finally been bestowed an official unveiling. The SUV is the official car of the u........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Land Reforms Fail; 5% of India’s Farmers Control 32% Land

The average land given to the rural landless is small and falling, from 0.95 acres in 2002 to 0.88 acres in 2015—a 7.4% drop over 13 years–and a slowdown is evident in the process of taking land away from rich landlords........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Review: Chronicling the Birth of India after the Second World War

In his book India’s War, The Making of Modern South Asia 1939-45 Raghavan touches on the human and environmental impact of the war.........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

'Masaan' director Neeraj Ghaywan to donate National Award prize money towards relief work for Maharashtra farmers | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

'Masaan' director Neeraj Ghaywan to donate National Award prize money towards relief work for Maharashtra farmers - Neeraj Ghaywan and Varun Grover will donate Rs 1 Lakh towards relief work........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Vyapam case: Main accused Ramesh Shivhare arrested by CBI, UP Special Task Force | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Vyapam case: Main accused Ramesh Shivhare arrested by CBI, UP Special Task Force - Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force in a joint operation with CBI on Wednesday arrested one of the main accused in the Vyapam scam Ramesh Shivhare, who has been absconding, from Kanpur.........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Even if Modi’s “Make in India” is working, his government doesn’t have the data to prove it

Surprisingly, the government is not tracking the progress of its own flagship programme.........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

12 JeM terror suspects detained by Delhi Police

Delhi Police has detained 12 persons suspected to be linked with a terror outfit planning an attack in the city and recovered explosives from their possession after a series of overnight raids in the national capital and neighbouring states.........Read more

Bookmarked on 4th May 16

Ramu to IAS Ramesh: The Story of a Disabled Bangle Seller Who is Now an IAS officer

Ramesh Gholap is now posted in Jharkhand as Joint Secretary in the Energy Department.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Beware! Diabetes can trigger oral infection

According to dentists, inflammation of gums, white and red patches and weakening of gums due to reduction of blood supply are among various oral problems caused by diabetes.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Watch the Titanic Sink in Real Time (Video)

A mesmerizing new video shows the slow-motion disaster of the RMS Titanic sinking at sea.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Mysterious Creator Of Bitcoin Finally Revealed, BBC Says

Craig Wright says he's the real Satoshi Nakamoto.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Explainer: Understanding plate tectonics

Plate tectonics is the process whereby Earth continually rebuilds itself — and causes destructive events like earthquakes and volcanic eruptions.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Lasers unveil secrets and mysteries of Angkor Wat

The world’s largest temple, Cambodia’s Angkor Wat, was revealed by laser and radar studies to be part of a sprawling medieval metropolis.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Nicholas Woodman, CEO, GoPro - The Times of India

Next technlogy CEO on the list is Nicholas Woodman, CEO of action camera company GoPro. Ranked at No. 15, Woodman's total compensation is $77,427,175. His salary comprises base salary of $800,000, cash bonus of $1,893,600 and $47,525 in perks.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Watch: To protest against officials' apathy, Buldhana locals perform 'Nagin dance' - Firstpost

In a bizarre case, Maharashtra Baldhana's locals performed 'Nagin dance' to protest against the PWD officials' apathy.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16

Is Social Media Making People Depressed?

Sometimes comparison can be a way to inspire ourselves to improve in some way, but, more often than not – especially when someone is feeling down or is prone to depression – the comparisons become negative and erode self-esteem.........Read more

Bookmarked on 2nd May 16