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Dhoni, Dhawan should have played domestic cricket before Australia ODIs - Gambhir

The former India opener doesn't think Rishabh Pant has much chance of making India's World Cup squad, but believes R Ashwin could have a role to play
Tags: Australia, India, Sport, Cricket, Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Gambhir, Dhoni Dhawan

Exclusive: India likely to target about $11 billion from state asset sales in 2019-20 fiscal year - sources

The Indian government is likely to seek to raise about 800 billion rupees ($11.21 billion) through the sale of state-owned assets in the next fiscal year, beginning April 1, two government sources with direct knowledge of budget discussions told Reuters on Tuesday.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Reuters

DE-CIX Interwire to Take On More of India

A year and a quarter after DE-CIX and Interwire formed a joint venture to build an IX in Mumbai. Today that JV revealed plans to expand to other major Indian markets, hoping to build upon the company's success at Mumbai IX. ... [visit site to read more]
Tags: India, Advertising, Mumbai, Interconnection

Indian police arrest 61 Rohingya Muslims this week

GAUHATI,India (AP) — Police in northeastern India say they have arrested 61 Rohingya Muslims this week amid reports that more than 1,300 have recently crossed the border into Bangladesh. In Assam state, police say they arrested 30 Rohingya, including 12 children, who were found traveling on a bus Monday night to Gauhati, the state capital. […]
Tags: News, India, Ap, Nation, Bangladesh, Rohingya Muslims, Assam, GAUHATI India, Gauhati, Nation & World

Google to release political ads archive and transparency report in India

Ahead of the Lok Sabha Elections in May-June 2019, Google will now release a political advertising transparency report and a searchable political ads archive for India in March. Google claims that the steps will bring transparency to election ads as voters can get information about who is... ...
Tags: Travel, Google, Elections, News, Internet, India, Advertising, Social Media, Policy, Transparency Report, Political Ads, Election Integrity, Lok Sabha Elections 2019, Lok Sabha Elections

Maruti Swift to Toyota Fortuner - 8 Mod-friendly cars in India

The car customisation trend is fast growing in our country. In line with this,...
Tags: India, Autos, Toyota Fortuner, Maruti Swift

Mobile Number Portability requests in India increased to 3.25M in November 2018

Porting requests were submitted for 3.25 million connections in the month of November 2018, according to the data released by the Indian Telecom regulator TRAI. This is up 2% from 3.19 million porting requests reported in October 2018. For November, the maximum number of requests in Zone-I (North... ...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, News, India, Telecom, Trai, Telecom Operators, India Telecom Data, Mobile Number Portability, Indian Telecom

KTM RC200 ABS launched in India at INR 1.88 lakh

It was only a matter of time before the ABS-equipped RC200 followed the 200...
Tags: India, Autos, KTM

What She Said: THE BOOK OF M by Peng Shepherd

Today we bring bring back our feature, “What She Said…” in which we both review books that the other has previously read and reviewed. This feature arose because of a very serious dilemma we faced at Casa de Smugglers: what happens when one of us reads and reviews a book that the other desperately wants to read and review? We can’t really post about the same book AGAIN, right? WRONG! Thus, “What She Said…” was born. Last year, Ana read and loved Peng Shepherd’s The Book of M–a post-apocalypti...
Tags: Books, Boston, Virginia, India, Fantasy, Book Reviews, US, United States, Washington Dc, New Orleans, Ursula, Louisiana, Tehran, East Coast, Apocalypse, Ana

ASUS Zenfone Max M2 Review

While ASUS enjoys a solid presence across the globe for its smartphones and laptops, the Taiwan company was literally lagging behind the smartphone race in India until 2018. Learning some lessons hard way, ASUS made its comeback in the Indian market with some amazing smartphones like ROG phone, Zenfone 5Z, Zenfone Max Pro M1 and Max M1. It's worth mentioning that, each and every phone launched last year garnered a positive reaction from critics and masses alike. It recently launched the Zenfo...
Tags: Reviews, Android, Review, Asus, India, Blogging, Taiwan, Asus Zenfone Max M2, Zenfone Max M2 Review

Airtel deploys LTE 900 technology to enhance indoor network coverage in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

Airtel today announced that it has deployed 900 Mhz (LTE 900) spectrum band in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana to significantly enhance the network experience for smartphone customers. In addition to high speed data capacity and wider availability, 900 Mhz spectrum will offer improved 4G availability inside buildings - homes, offices and malls. In Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Airtel already uses 2300 Mhz (TD LTE) and 1800 Mhz (FD LTE) in addition to 900 Mhz (LTE 900) spectrum. Airtel has alread...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Airtel, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana Airtel, Airtel LTE 900, Airtel LTE 900 Andhra Pradesh Telangana, Andhra Pradesh Telangana Bharti Airtel

New Honda Civic to be launched in India on 8 March - Report

The launch of the 2019 Honda Civic (facelift) in India is scheduled for 8...
Tags: India, Autos

Sun Pharma takes steps to ease governance concerns; shares rally

India's top drugmaker by market value Sun Pharmaceutical Industries announced on Tuesday a new local distributor and other measures in a bid to ease investor concerns over its corporate governance, sending its shares up more than 6 percent.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Sun Pharma, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries

'We can do it' - Sri Lanka hope to do an India on Australia

The performance of the Indian bowlers on their recent Test tour has given the visiting Sri Lankans a lot of confidence
Tags: Australia, India, Sport, Cricket, Sri Lanka

'The key is to not panic when you see 300 posted' - Virat Kohli

The India captain on what it takes to tackle New Zealand in New Zealand, and how knowing the ins and outs of batting helps his captaincy
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, New Zealand, Virat Kohli

ICC awards: Virat Kohli wins big three after fantastic 2018

India captain becomes the first to win all three top honours in a year, while also being named captain of the Test and ODI teams
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Icc, Virat Kohli

Xiaomi launches Mi Focus Cube and Mi Rollerball Pen Refill in India

Xiaomi has launched Mi Focus Cube, a new lifestyle product when is designed to relieve stress and anxiety. It has also finally started selling Refill for its Mi Rollerball Pen that was launched in India back in June last year. The Mi Focus Cube is crafted using intricate molding technology with smooth curved edges, offers a comfortable grip, has a minimalist design with subtle dual tone color schme and weighs 25 grams. It is compact, measuring 64 x 32 x 16mm so it fits in your pocket easily...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Xiaomi, Mi Rollerball Pen, Mi Rollerball Pen Refill, Xiaomi Mi Focus Cube, Xiaomi Mi Focus Cube India, Xiaomi Mi Rollerball Pen Refill, Xiaomi Mi Rollerball Pen Refill India, Mi Focus Cube

India: Gujarat High Court Stays Collection Of Safeguard Duty On Import Of Solar Panels Into India - Trilegal

The imposition was challenged by Azure Thirty Three through a writ petition before the Gujarat High Court.
Tags: News, India

Langer calls on batsmen to step up against Sri Lanka

Brisbane (Australia) (AFP) – Coach Justin Langer on Tuesday said senior batsman Usman Khawaja must convert solid starts into hundreds, as Australia look to bounce back from a crushing loss to India when they face... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Australia, India, Sport, Soccer, Sri Lanka, Usman Khawaja, Afp, Justin Langer, Langer, Brisbane Australia AFP

Asian Paints third-quarter profit jumps 14.6 percent, beats estimate

India's Asian Paints Ltd posted a 14.6 percent rise in third-quarter net profit on Tuesday, beating estimate, buoyed by strong performances in its paints manufacturing vertical.
Tags: Money, India, businessNews, Asian Paints Ltd

Nissan Kicks launched in India, Prices start at INR 9.55 lakh

The Indian-spec Nissan Kicks has been introduced at a starting price of INR...
Tags: India, Autos, Nissan Kicks

Announcing UnPluggd Summer 2019 !

Ladies and Gentlemen We are extremely proud to announce the summer edition of UnPluggd AND ProductGeeks Conference. Scheduled for April 12th (ProductGeeks Conf) and April 13th (UnPluggd), the conference is our sincere attempt to bring the notion of Product-led Growth-businesses conversation to the stage. UNPLUGGD SUMMER EDITION: APRIL 12 & 13 (Bangalore) What to expect? On Day 1, i.e. the ProductGeeks Conference, we bring to you whole lot of conversations, keynotes and panel...
Tags: Business, India, UnPluggd, Nagar Bangalore

BoAt Stone 700A Alexa-powered water-resistant smart speaker launched for Rs. 3199

BoAt lifestyle has launched the Alexa powered smart speaker; the Stone 700A in India. It comes with IPX6 water resistance and features 1.75-inch x 2 full range drivers that pump out a power output of 10W RMS. It supports Alexa and connects via Bluetooth V4.2.  It comes with an Aux wire for dual connectivity. Users can access Alexa from the button on the speaker itself or use the boAt Nirvana App. For access to full functionality, one can register using the Amazon Alexa app to make the experienc...
Tags: Amazon, Accessories, News, India, Blogging, Boat, Alexa, Amazon Alexa, boAt Stone 700A, BoAt Stone 700A price, Stone 700A, Saurabh Goswami Marketing Head

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Tuesday. France fined Google $57 million for breaking Europe's strict new privacy rules. The regulator, CNIL, said Google didn't properly explain how or why it collects people's data. WhatsApp will only let people forward messages 5 times to fight fake news. The messaging app has already trialled the five-forwards restriction in India, where a series of high-profile lynchings were supposedly sparked by false information going viral on t...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Spotify, Europe, Elon Musk, France, India, Trends, Cnn, Cern, Brazil, Just Eat, Cnil, Alexa, Musk

BenQ CinePrime W5700 and W2700 DLP 4K projectors launched in India

BenQ has launched the CinePrime W5700 and W2700 DLP projectors. These are the world’s first 4K home theater DLP projectors featuring DCI-P3 color. These come with projector-optimized HDR-PRO support and individual factory color calibration.  BenQ W2700 4K HDR CinePrime Projector comes with CinematicColor technology that expands the level of cinematic experience. It features super-wide DCI-P3 industry standard color space and delicate true 4K resolution. On the other hand, W5700 packs a 1.6X big...
Tags: News, India, Blogging, Delta, BENQ, BenQ CinePrime W2700, W5700

A reading list for our #NAMA discussion on Safe Harbor

We’re gearing up for our discussion on Intermediary Liability protections in India, in Bangalore on the 25th of January, and in Delhi on the 7th of February. For Bangalore, we have around 80 people confirmed, so there’s still room. If you’re interested in attending, do apply here.... ...
Tags: Travel, News, India, Delhi, Bangalore, Nama

ICC awards: Virat Kohli wins big three after record-breaking 2018

India captain becomes the first to win all three top honours in a year, while also being named captain of the Test and ODI teams
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Icc, Virat Kohli

ICC awards: Kohli wins big three after record-breaking 2018

India captain becomes the first to win all three top honours in a year, while also being named captain of the Test and ODI teams
Tags: India, Sport, Cricket, Icc, Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli wins three ICC awards

India captain Virat Kohli is named the 2018 cricketer of the year as well as being voted Test and ODI player of the year in the ICC awards.
Tags: India, Sport, Icc, Virat Kohli

How can we take power away from criminal gangs? Legalise drugs | Martin Drewry

Prohibition makes our world a more dangerous place, trapping people in povertyI have spoken out on many issues during my career, but there is one that leaders in poorer countries passionately lobby me to campaign on: the prohibition of drugs.The “war on drugs” is harming the most vulnerable and criminalising poverty. It is not a war on drugs – despite decades of prohibition, drug production and consumption is on the increase globally – it is a war on the poor. Prohibition damages people and the ...
Tags: Drugs, India, Americas, Society, World news, Global development, Brazil, Drugs trade, Martin Drewry