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Sequoia, Norwest lead $50 million funding in Chennai-based Five Star Finance

Investment firms Sequoia Capital and US-based Norwest Venture Partners have led a round of Series C funding in Chennai-based lending company Five Star Business Finance, the companies said in a joint statement on Thursday. Five Star Business Finance is currently a loan provider focused in South India. Existing investors Matrix Partners India and Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia also participated ... Read More »

Top five upcoming sports bikes in India

  Top five upcoming sports bikes in India As the biking culture is gaining popularity in India, numerous people are upgrading their daily ride with faster sports bikes. That’s the reason more manufacturers are entering the segment with various advanced models, ranging from 150cc to over 1000cc bikes. However, here we will talk about the most celebrated range of sports bikes in India which ... Read More »

Five arrested for hacking into ATMs and stealing $3.2 million

Law enforcement authorities from Europe and Asia have arrested five members of an international cybercriminal group that specialized in hacking into automated teller machine (ATMs). The investigation began in early 2016, according to Europol. Three suspects were arrested in Taiwan, one in Romania, and one in Belarus. Most of them had multiple citizenships and could travel easily between countries, the ... Read More »

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While some panel members suggested that institutions should be completely autonomous, some members suggested that the varsities should be mainly for minorities. Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi RELATED STORIES After IIM bill, more central institutions could be granted autonomy: Javadekar Political changes in the US and UK have reduced the numbers of Indian students UP Class 10 Boards ... Read More »

Hyundai India achieves five lakh cars sold milestone in 2016

Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) has achieved their target of selling five lakh vehicles in the domestic market in 2016. The carmaker clocked domestic sales of 5,00,537 units this calender year and registered a growth of 5.2 per cent. In 2015, HMIL sold 4,76,001 units, while their cumulative sales accounted to 6,43,269 units. Their sales numbers have grown to 6,62,054 units ... Read More »

Top five things to expect from the new Maruti Suzuki Swift

Maruti Suzuki has been on a roll with its new products over the last few years. The most successful of the current lot is the Baleno which has been on sale for a year and has finally opened up the premium segment for the Indo Japanese automaker. It will now update its most important product which we will see towards ... Read More »

Five things AI does better than humans, from the mundane to the magnificent

AIs are giving us a kicking in board games and video games, but what else are they good for? An AI developed by Facebook researchers can rival humans when it comes to predicting whether wooden blocks will stay stacked — and where they will fall if they don’t. Credit: Facebook AI Research COMMENTS Peter Sayer IDG News Service Nov 16, ... Read More »

Top five racers in Xtreme category of 18th Raid de Himalaya

Winners of Maruti Suzuki Raid de Himalaya will be officially announced today. This time around, five participants namely Suresh Rana driving the Suzuki Vitara, Lhakpa Tsering driving the Polaris 1000RZR XP, Sarah Kashyap riding the Royal Enfield Himalayan, Abdul Wahid Tanveer and Natraj R riding the TVS RTR450 have gained much fame and applaud from spectators. These riders/drivers have impressed ... Read More »

Five to Try: Bohemian Rhapsody goes VR, and Family Guy and Futurama wage card combat

When you think of Queen’s iconic “Bohemian Rhapsody,” what pops to mind?Wayne’s World? Maybe next time your brain will go to vivid virtual reality, as Google just released the mesmerizing Bohemian Rhapsody Experience app for Cardboard VR. It leads our latest batch of new Android app and game recommendations, all of which are focused on fun and entertainment. Also new ... Read More »

Vivek Choudhary bags first position in CS 2016

The results of the Company Secretaries (CS) executive programme (old and new syllabus) were declared by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) on Thursday. Vivek Choudhary, a 21-year-old student, has bagged the first position in the examination with flying colours. ‘There was nothing planned’ “The feeling of seeing the word ‘Pass’ on the mark sheet is a very ... Read More »