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Reliance Home Finance to list on Friday Reliance Home Finance to list on Friday



Mumbai, Reliance Capital Ltd, part of the Anil D. Ambani-led Reliance Group, on Wednesday said the listing of Reliance Home Finance Ltd is scheduled on Friday at the bourses.

In a statement issued here, the company said the listing of Reliance Home Finance is scheduled on September 22,

Jio's entry broke myth that Indians averse to new technology- Mukesh Ambani Jio's entry broke myth that Indians averse to new technology- Mukesh Ambani


New Delhi, Reliance Jio has broken the myth that India is not ready to adopt advanced technology, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani has said.

In a letter written to the employees of Jio on completion of one year of commercial operations on September 5,

Bitcoin at record high value, passes $4,000-mark Bitcoin at record high value, passes $4,000-mark


New York, In an astounding record-setting feat, global cryptocurrency and digital payment system Bitcoin has crossed the $4,000-threshold in value terms, a media report said.

The cryptocurrency, which has been in existence for only seven years, reached a new high of $4,224 

City Union Bank posts Rs 140 crore profit City Union Bank posts Rs 140 crore profit

 

Chennai, Privately owned City Union Bank on Wednesday said it closed the first quarter of the current fiscal with a net profit of Rs 140 crore.

In a statement issued here, the bank said it had earned a net profit of Rs 140 crore for the period ended June 30, 2017, up from Rs 124 crore earned during the corresponding period of the previous year.

100 Chinese automobile companies attend 'Make in India' seminars 100 Chinese automobile companies attend 'Make in India' seminars


Beijing, About 100 Chinese automobile companies attended the "Make in India" seminars organised in two Chinese cities.

At the event, a representative of China's largest truck maker, Beiqi Foton Motor, said the company has expansion plans in India.

Here comes a cellphone that works without batteries Here comes a cellphone that works without batteries

 

Washington, In a major leap ahead to life beyond chargers, cords and dying phones, researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have invented a cellphone that works without batteries.

Instead, the phone harvests the few microwatts of power it requires from either ambient radio signals or light.

The team also made Skype calls using its battery-free phone, demonstrating that the prototype made of commercial, off-the-shelf components can receive and transmit speech and communicate with a base station, according to a study published in the journal Proceedings of the Association for Computing Machinery on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies

GST impact, global cues to set market trajectory GST impact, global cues to set market trajectory



Mumbai, Impact of Goods and Services Tax (GST), coupled with global cues, are expected to determine the trajectory of key domestic stock exchanges in the upcoming week.

According to market observers, key macro-economic data points released after market hours on last Friday, like the eight core industries (ECI) figures, external debt and fiscal deficit data, will heavily influence the domestic equity markets.

"Markets this week will focus completely on the GST rollout and the impact of the same on the economic activity in the country," Devendra Nevgi, Chief Executive of Zyfin Advisors, told.

Jio launches new submarine cable system Jio launches new submarine cable system


Mumbai, Reliance Jio Infocomm, on Thursday announced the launch of the Asia-Africa-Europe (AAE-1) submarine cable system, a company statement said here.

Flipkart teams up with HP, Intel, Microsoft for laptops Flipkart teams up with HP, Intel, Microsoft for laptops



New Delhi, E-commerce marketplace Flipkart on Monday announced that it has collaborated with HP, Intel and Microsoft so that consumers can buy HP Intel Core i3 Windows 10 laptop for Rs 36,000 at Rs 999 per month by availing a 36-month EMI option.

Google Pixel 2 smartphones codenames revealed Google Pixel 2 smartphones codenames revealed



New York, Google Pixel 2 smartphones have been code-named 'Taimen' and 'Walleye' and the bigger variant will have a 5.99-inch display, a new leak has said.

According to a post by US-based developers' platform XDA-Developers, the bigger Google Pixel 2 -- code-named 'Taimen' -- will feature a 1440p OLED panel.

Hyundai to recall over 43,700 cars Hyundai to recall over 43,700 cars



Beijing, Hyundai Motor Company will recall 43,764 of its vehicles in China over a fault which may lead to potential engine failures, quality control watchdog announced on Sunday.

According to the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine, the affected vehicles are the Santa Fe models with 2.4-litre Theta GDI engines manufactured between November 29, 2012, and May 31, 2013, as well as the 2.0-litre Theta GDI engines manufactured between Novmeber 29, 2012, and November 30, 2013, Efe news reported.

Google Android OS installed on 2 bn active devices Google Android OS installed on 2 bn active devices



San Francisco, Google's Android operating system has reached a milestone by powering 2 billion monthly active devices around the world, the company said.

Google's vice president of engineering Dave Burke that Android has "the largest reach of any computing platform of its kind", Xinhua reported on Thursday.

McDonald's to collaborate with Uber to deliver food McDonald's to collaborate with Uber to deliver food


Washington, American fast-food chain McDonald's announced of collaborating with ride-hailing app Uber to deliver food in over 1,000 outlets across the US.

Australian hair care brand enters Indian market Australian hair care brand enters Indian market


New Delhi, Australian hair care brand Kevin Murphy has forayed into the Indian hair care market. Officials said India is a unique market where people want to express who they are through how they look.

The brand has entered the Indian market in association with its franchise partner Headstart.

Two educators from Australia, including Nathan Gorman who is the Head Master and Design Director, Asia Pacific and Middle East; and Wade Blackford, Style Master and Primary Educator, Asia Pacific and Middle East are here to launch the brand both in Delhi and Mumbai.

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