Author Archives: Loknath Das

GST To Create 5 Lakh New Jobs For Candidates With Skills In IT, Finance

Post GST implementation, India would need at least 5 lakh IT professionals having knowledge of finance. HIGHLIGHTS Government wants youth to be job-provider, not job-seeker, says minister It is focused to provide entrepreneurship skills, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy Government expects to roll out GST from July 1 Indore: Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge) Rajiv ... Read More »

Sony outs launch details for its Xperia XZ Premium flagship and futuristic Touch projector

  Since we last heard about the Xperia XZ Premium at Mobile World Congress, the Samsung Galaxy S8, the HTC U Ultra, and the LG G6 have all begun shipping. But over the past few months, Sony has been putting the finishing touches on its own flagship phone, as well as its touch-based projector (which will still can’t believe is a ... Read More »

Get Dealer call

NDTV’s CarAndBike.com provides a trusted platform to buyers to shop for two-wheelers online. CarAndBike.com has an exclusive tie-up with OEMs and users can buy two-wheelers from the comfort of their homes. A few easy steps and you can buy your desired bike or book a bike by paying a booking amount. Deliveries are done at the dealership after settling the ... Read More »

What Indian Muslims have learnt: Education is empowerment

Rashid Nehaal is a harried man. As the director of the Aligarh Muslim University’s Kishanganj campus, he is running an academic centre starved of funds, with non existent infrastructure, in one of the poorest corners of India with little linkages with industry and the market for students to leverage. And Nehaal, 48, senses prejudice from the central government. Yet, Nehaal’s ... Read More »

Yu Yureka Black Launch Set for Thursday, Will Be Flipkart Exclusive

HIGHLIGHTS Yureka Black to be Flipkart exclusive New Yureka Black likely to go on sale from Thursday Micromax’s Yu will be launching a new smartphone after nine months Micromax’s Yu Televentures subsidiary, after a brief sabbatical, is gearing up to launch a new smartphone, the Yureka Black. The domestic handset maker has been creating hype around the launch of the ... Read More »

PS4 Slim with Horizon Zero Dawn, Ratchet and Clank, Driveclub, and Three Months PS Plus Membership Now Available in India

HIGHLIGHTS The latest PS4 Slim bundle costs Rs. 28,990 It comes with three highly rated games Expect more bundles from Sony India in the months to come The PS4 Slim has received yet another bundle for India. This time around Rs. 28,990 gets you a PS4 Slim 500GB console, Horizon Zero Dawn, Ratchet and Clank, and Driveclub. In addition to ... Read More »

Samsung Notebook 9 Pro With Embedded S Pen Launched at Computex 2017

  HIGHLIGHTS The new laptop has been launched in two screen size variants The Samsung Notebook 9 Pro runs Windows 10 The laptop is powered by Core i7 processor After initially keeping its S Pen stylus exclusive to phablets and tablets, Samsung has now launched its Notebook 9 Pro flexible laptop with an embedded S Pen. Launched at Computex 2017 ... Read More »

How Congress dismantled federal Internet privacy rules

Congressional Republicans knew their plan was potentially explosive. They wanted to kill landmark privacy regulations that would soon ban Internet providers, such as Comcast and AT&T, from storing and selling customers’ browsing histories without their express consent. So after weeks of closed-door debates on Capitol Hill over who would take up the issue first — the House or the Senate ... Read More »

Nicky Hayden crash video: Eerie footage emerges as MotoGP legend gets knocked off bike

  Nicky Hayden was knocked off his bike while cycling on the Rimini coastline last Wednesday. The former MotoGp champion was in a critical condition in a hospital in Cesena until this afternoon when he was pronounced dead by the Cesena Bufalini hospital at 4.45pm. Police tried to close off the hospital to prevent photographers from reaching the MotoGP hero. [Source”pcworld”] ... Read More »