Author Archives: Loknath Das

Low internet speed leaves users fuming

Slowing of the internet speed by the telcos on the orders of the state government following the killing of militant commander Zakir Musa has left the users in Kashmir fuming with the business community complaining of incurring losses. The state government ordered the telecom companies operating in Kashmir to reduce the internet speed from 4G to 2G in the wake ... Read More »

6 Best Wicket-Taking Celebrations in IPL 2019

The bowler who takes the most wickets in an IPL season gets to wear the purple cap throughout the season in field. And the bowler who takes the most wickets till the end of the tournament then wins the Purple Cap award. In the 11th edition of IPL, the Purple Cap award went to Andrew Tye of Kings XI Punjab ... Read More »

Viewpoint | Everyone desires for an Amit Shah but are you ready to be Narendra Modi?

This article is not to propagate the political achievements of any individual or party but used as an analogy of our own behavioural aspects towards personal finance and life in general. The images of the resounding victory of the ruling party and the mammoth confidence shown in the leadership qualities of one man in the recently concluded elections are fresh in ... Read More »

Trade bodies begin pre-budget consultations with finance ministry

With days remaining for the new government to take charge and the new council of ministers to be sworn in, all eyes are already on the finance ministry. With the economy losing steam, a number of trade bodies have already started their pre-budget consultations with the finance ministry. Even though the chambers of ministers are empty at North Block, the ... Read More »

FM Arun Jaitley meets 5 finance ministry secretaries amid hospitalisation rumours

Though reports suggest that Arun Jaitley might not take another tenure as India’s finance minister under the upcoming Modi Cabinet, he seems unperturbed. Amid rumours of his ill health, the Finance Minister today met five secretaries of the finance ministry, including Finance Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, at his residence. Other top ministry officials who met Jaitley included Revenue Secretary Ajay ... Read More »

Call Of Duty: Mobile now available in closed beta

The battle royale genre on mobile has been dominated by PUBG Mobile, even when other games and developers have been trying to carve out a piece of the pie. And the last company to announce that it will be taking on this genre was Activision when it announced in March this year tat it will be launching a mobile version of Call of Duty. ... Read More »

Guidance on Gadgets for College Student

Technology leads the way in creating a viable future for the current and upcoming generations. Individuals of college age who undergo different forms of education always benefit from innovations. It’s imperative to have at least one gadget because this would help your learning. With it, every person can order essays on https://phdessay.com/, check the information on Cannon bard theory, Freytag’s pyramid, find ... Read More »

WJEC apology after GCSE computer science exam problem

An apology has been made to GCSE pupils after a “technical issue” affected their computer science exam. Parents complained problems meant the start was delayed while pupils could not answer one of the questions. It is unclear how many schools were affected, but people in Vale of Glamorgan, Cardiff, Pembrokeshire and Rhondda Cynon Taff highlighted issues. The WJEC exam board ... Read More »

Brainstorm Finance Is Almost Here: Come Join Us on the Beach

It’s Blockchain Week in New York, and so we wanted to call attention to a special event—not the chaotic conference unfolding right now in midtown Manhattan, but a June gathering on the edge of the Atlantic ocean. It was almost two years ago when the three of us—Jeff, Jen, and Robert—first created The Ledger as a new forum for finance ... Read More »

Your weekly dose of bike updates: Suzuki Gixxer 250 SF, Hero Maestro Edge 125, Bajaj Avenger Street 160 and more!

The last week was majorly about the upcoming launches and looking at the line-up, it seems that this month will be an interesting one. Bikemakers such as Suzuki and Hero MotoCorp have some exciting products hidden behind the curtains and we just can’t wait to see them. Here’s everything from the last week that grabbed our attention the most. 2019 ... Read More »