Pakistani airline stops passengers from carrying Samsung smartphone

Islamabad, Sep 12 .  Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has stopped passengers from carrying the recently-launched Samsung Galaxy Note 7, following reports of the smartphone's batteries exploding, officials said on Sunday."In view of...
Amazon will invest in India

Amazon will invest another $3 bn in India: Jeff Bezos

Washington, June 8 - The US-based global e-commerce major Amazon.com had pledged another $3 billion investment in India as it bets big on the $14 billion e-retail space in the country that's...

Petrol, diesel prices hiked

New Delhi, June 1 - Petrol price was hiked by Rs.2.58 a litre and diesel by Rs.2.26 per litre, an announcement from Indian Oil Corp. (IOC) said here late on Tuesday.Petrol will...

No questions if old notes deposited in one go: Jaitley

New Delhi, Dec 20 - Following RBI's announcement of stricter rules for depositing demonetised currency, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has clarified that no questions will be asked if any amount of old...

Report of regulatory action against us false: Axis Bank

Mumbai, Dec 12.  Private sector lender Axis Bank on Monday said the reports alleging that regulatory action against the bank was under consideration, were false and malafide."We would like to bring to...

Maruti Suzuki to recall 77,380 cars

 New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) India's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki on Friday announced the recall of 77,380 cars - Baleno and DZire models - to upgrade the airbag controller software...

Facebook rolls out new features for Indian businesses

New York, Aug 4.  In a move to make its Pages feature valuable for businesses online, Facebook on Thursday announced two new Page sections - Services and Shop - for emerging markets...

Beverly Hills experiences growth in tourism, visitor revenue

New York, July 14 Beverly Hills Conference and Visitors Bureau (BHCVB) has said the city of Beverly Hills has continued to grow in tourism and visitor revenue since its record results...

597 cases against non-banking financial entities in Odisha

Bhubaneswar, May 29- The Odisha government has filed 597 cases against illegal non-banking financial entities for cheating people under various false promises of higher returns while 799 people have been arrested so...
VW to Pay Near $10.2B to Settle Emissions Claims

Volkswagen to Pay Near $10.2B to Settle Emissions Claims

DETROIT -Jun 23 - Volkswagen has agreed to take a series of steps with a total cost of about $10.2 billion to settle claims from its unprecedented diesel emissions cheating scandal in the...

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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...