Samsung's first triple camera smartphone in India (28 minutes ago)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Samsung India on Tuesday launched Galaxy A7 with triple rear cameras for Rs 23,990 in blue, black and gold colours.
SC asks Delhi BJP chief to respond to contempt plea (14:02)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari to file an affidavit explaining why he broke the lock of a sealed property in Delhi's Gokulpur village.
Amid volatility, equity indices trade flat (Lead) (13:48)
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices traded on a flat note during the afternoon session on Tuesday amidst a largely volatile trade.
Video streaming experience on smartphones very poor in India: OpenSignal (13:34)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Despite video streaming on smartphones gaining momentum in India, the country still lags far behind on global standards -- falling in the poor territory characterised by frequent stalling during video playback and long loading times even for low-resolution video, a new report revealed on Tuesday.
Vivo V11 in India for Rs 22,990 (13:16)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Tuesday launched the Vivo V11 in India for Rs 22,990 in starry night black and nebula purple colours.
Saudi Arabian King to officially open high speed train line (12:44)
Riyadh, Sep 25 (IANS) Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud will officially inaugurate a high-speed rail line connecting the holy cities of Mecca and Medina on Tuesday.
Ola to monitor rides real-time for passenger safety (12:14)
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) In a bid to step up passenger safety, Indian cab-hailing major Ola has rolled out a real-time ride monitoring system, the company said on Tuesday.
Former content moderator sues Facebook over mental trauma (12:14)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) A former content moderator at Facebook has sued the company alleging that moderators who face mental trauma after reviewing distressing images on the platform are not being properly protected by the social networking giant.
Learning from diversity in regulation (Column: Active Voice) (12:14)
By Pawan Agarwal & Amit Kapoor
Regulation has an unfortunate, negative connotation to it. It brings to mind an authoritarian image with regards to the government. That is definitely not how it should be. It must be accepted that regulation has a great positive impact on society and the economy. The economic crisis of 2008, which was effectively a failure of regulation, forcefully underlines this fact. One needs to see regulation as an enabler, even for businesses, and not as a deterrent.
World Bank will offer new initiative on Indus Treaty dispute: Pakistan (12:06)
United Nations, Sep 25 (IANS) The World Bank would soon approach India and Pakistan with a fresh initiative to resolve the Indus Water Treaty dispute, its President Jim Yong Kim has told Islamabad's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi, according to a statement from Pakistan's UN Mission.
Indian businesses worried over data privacy, cyber security: Dell survey (12:02)
New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) Terming data privacy and cyber security concerns as biggest barriers to digital transformation, almost half of Indian businesses say they will struggle to meet changing customer demands within five years, a survey by Dell Technologies revealed on Tuesday.
Adobe, Microsoft and SAP announce Open Data Initiative (11:36)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 25 (IANS) In an effort to empower companies to derive more value from their data and deliver better customer experiences, Adobe, Microsoft and SAP have introduced the Open Data Initiative (ODI).
EU to create channel to facilitate business with Iran (10:46)
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) The European Union (EU) will create a special entity to facilitate business with Iran and avoid the sanctions imposed by the US after its exit from the nuclear agreement with Tehran.
Microsoft introduces platform to build voice skills for Cortana (10:32)
Orlando (Florida), Sep 25 (IANS) To help businesses create custom voice apps for their employees and users, Microsoft has launched the "Cortana Skills Kit for Enterprise" for developers.
Australian bank goes digital with Infosys cloud software (09:58)
Bengaluru, Sep 25 (IANS) Software major Infosys said on Tuesday that Australian Military Bank (AMB) in Sydney went live digitally on the Finacle cloud platform of its subsidiary EdgeVerve Systems.
Key equity indices open in red (09:54)
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) The key Indian equity indices opened on a negative note on Tuesday, owing to a weak rupee and rising crude oil prices.
Twitter launches 'BeAVoter' campaign for US mid-term polls (09:46)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) Ahead of the US mid-term polls in November, Twitter has launched #BeAVoter campaign that will be featured in top US trends and in a prompt in users' timelines on its platform.
Traffic to Manali restored partially (09:40)
Shimla, Sep 25 (IANS) Traffic to picturesque Himachal tourist resort Manali was restored partially on Tuesday, a day after all major road links snapped due to landslides triggered by heavy rains, officials said.
Trump signs revised S.Korean trade deal (09:40)
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) US President Donald Trump signed a revised free trade agreement with South Korea, cementing the first bilateral trade deal of his administration.
Instagram founders quit Facebook (09:32)
San Francisco, Sep 25 (IANS) Instagram founders Mike Krieger and Kevin Systrom have resigned from the Facebook-owned photo sharing app that has over one billion users.
Nepal, China to discuss hydro projects (09:24)
Kathmandu, Sep 25 (IANS) The first Nepal-China joint steering committee (JSC) meeting to discuss development of hydropower projects will be held here later in September, a Nepali official has said.
US stocks close mixed amid trade concerns, data (Lead) (06:44)
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) US stocks ended mixed as investors kept a close eye on the latest development of trade tensions between the US and its key trading partners while digesting a batch of economic data.
British cabinet presses ahead with PM's Brexit blueprint (05:56)
London, Sep 25 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May is to press ahead with her Chequers plan for a soft-Brexit, her advisors said after a meeting of her top ministers at Downing Street.
US dollar index edges down amid economic data (04:36)
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) The US dollar index decreased on Monday as investors digested a batch of economic data.
US stocks trade lower amid trade fears, data (01:34)
New York, Sep 25 (IANS) US stocks traded on a downbeat note on Monday as investors were digesting a slew of economic data amid global trade tensions.