youth become entrepreneurs at Cafe Toto

Underprivileged youth become entrepreneurs at Cafe Toto

Kolkata, June 2 - Donning crisp aprons and trained by French volunteers, young adults from underprivileged backgrounds here are turning into entrepreneurs and taking charge of their life by serving up delectable...

How Africans collaborate with wild birds to get honey

London, July 25 .While it has long been known that in many parts of Africa, people and a species of wax-eating bird called the greater honeyguide work together to find wild...
Facebook is disabling messaging in its mobile web app

Facebook is disabling messaging in its mobile web app

New York, June 4 - Social media giant Facebook is removing the messaging capability from its mobile web application to push people to Messenger, a media report has said.According to the report...

Padamsee and Gaitonde among masters at Saffronart’s auction

New Delhi, Aug 31.  Auction house Saffronart is all set to host its evening sale that will feature important works of Modern Indian artists like Akbar Padamsee and V.S. Gaitonde.The auction, to...

Need to destroy 550 tonnes of outdated Maggi stocks: Nestle to SC

New Delhi, Sep 22. Nestle India on Thursday sought the Supreme Court's nod for destroying 550 tonnes of Maggi stocks that have outlived their shelf life.As senior counsel Harish Salve moved the...

Banking operations paralysed due to nationwide strike 

New Delhi/Chennai, July 29  Banking operations across the country were hit on Friday as around 10 lakh employees in around 40 private and nationalised banks struck work for a day to...

ASUS Zenfone Max: Smartphone that doubles up as charger for other devices 

New Delhi, July 25. As smartphones come out of the league and become powerful with high-definition screens and professional camera technology, they certainly lose when it comes to battery power. With a...

Demonetisation: Cashlessness sting still painful on day 41

New Delhi, Dec 19 - There was no respite in sight for cash-strapped people on Monday as queues outside banks and ATMs for withdrawing money continued across the city with rising anger...
Panasonic launches new detachable 'Toughbook' in India

Panasonic launches new detachable ‘Toughbook’ in India

New Delhi, June 23 - Panasonic India on Thursday launched a new fully-rugged, 2-in-1 lightweight Toughbook CF-20 that detaches easily to become a 10.1-inch tablet.The Rs 2,25,000 (estimated price plus taxes) Toughbook...
Uncertain global cues subdue equity markets

Brexit forecast pulls down key Indian equity indices sharply

Mumbai, June 24 - Amid predictions that Britain has opted out of the European Union in a historic referendum, key Indian equity indices were trading sharply lower on Friday with barely an...

Entertainment

Pop superstar George Michael dead at 53

London, Dec 26 - Singer-songwriter George Michael, who sold tens of millions of albums as a member of the duo Wham! and on his own,...

History

Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...