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Microsoft to Host Windows Mixed Reality Event on October 3: Report

HIGHLIGHTS The event will be held on October 3 in San Francisco Microsoft will introduce new Mixed Reality headsets These headsets have been made by Acer, HP, Dell, and Lenovo Microsoft appears to be hosting a Windows Mixed Reality event. The tech giant is reported to have sent out press invites for an event on October 3 in San Francisco, giving ... Read More »

Diesel On Hybrid Watch Review

HIGHLIGHTS Diesel On is a hybrid wristwatch It pairs with your smartphone via Bluetooth It can send alerts for app notifications, texts, and calls The emergence of activity trackers and smartwatches appears to be making the traditional watch industry rethink its ways of doing things. Few people want to wear more than one thing on their wrists, and when there’s ... Read More »

Diesel On Hybrid Watch Review

HIGHLIGHTS Diesel On is a hybrid wristwatch It pairs with your smartphone via Bluetooth It can send alerts for app notifications, texts, and calls The emergence of activity trackers and smartwatches appears to be making the traditional watch industry rethink its ways of doing things. Few people want to wear more than one thing on their wrists, and when there’s ... Read More »

Diesel car sales drop nearly by a half in last four years

Diesel cars which once were once seen a budget option in the long term, is now no longer considered to be a viable option. Reports indicate that back in July 2012 diesel cars contributed to around 52 per cent of overall sales while petrol cars held the other 48 per cent. The numbers have now dropped by less than a ... Read More »

Audi A4 diesel to launch next month

Back in September 2016, German premium carmaker Audi launched the second generation A4 in the country. However, the vehicle was introduced only in a petrol variant back then as the new 2.0-litre diesel engine is reportedly built for Euro VI-compatible fuel which is not yet available in the country. Post recalibration, the engine is now compatible with the lower grade ... Read More »

Petrol and diesel prices hiked by up to Rs 1.29 per litre

Come 2017, prices of many commodities have gone up and so have the fuel prices. Petrol costs more by Rs 1.29 per litre and diesel is also expensive by Rs 0.97 a litre. This price hike is a part of the fortnightly fuel price revision and does not include state levies. So the final applicable price increase will be slightly ... Read More »

Petrol costs dearer by Rs 2.21, while diesel costs more by Rs 1.79 per litre

Petrol,costs,dearer,by,Rs,2.21,,while,diesel,cost On November 30, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) a group of 13 oil-producing nations had on November 30 decided to cut global output of crude oil by 1.2 million barrels a day. This was done to control the dropping prices and raise it. Owing to it, petrol will now cost more by Rs 2.21, while diesel costs ... Read More »

Delhi begins de-registering over 15 year old diesel vehicles

The Delhi government has initiated the process of deregistering over 15 year old diesel vehicles in the country, as air pollution levels reach an all-time high in the capital. The process will cover around two lakh vehicles. Schools in Delhi have been shut for three days now, while construction and demolition has come to a halt and a power plant ... Read More »

2017 Volkswagen Passat diesel spotted in India sans camouflage

The 2017 Volkswagen Passat diesel has been spotted on test ahead of its expected debut. The German automaker is expected to introduced its premium sedan through the GTE hybrid variant before it brings in this diesel variant. This new Passat (codenamed B8) was launched in 2015 and is the eighth generation for the car. This diesel version is powered by ... Read More »

Supreme Court lifts 2.0-litre diesel ban in Delhi

The 2.0-litre diesel engine ban in Delhi enforced in December last year has been giving nightmares to major automakers in the country. Post appeals made by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufactures and Mercedes-Benz, the Supreme Court has finally lifted the ban today. However, manufacturers will have to pay an additional 1 per cent tax of the retail price on ... Read More »