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Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12,499 Nokia 5' comes to India at Rs 12,499

 

New Delhi, Finnish start-up HMD Global, which owns the Nokia brand, on Monday announced the release of 'Nokia 5' smartphone in India.

It will be available in retail stores at Rs 12,499 from August 15.

How to get the best airplane seats How to get the best airplane seats


New Delhi, Getting a business class upgrade is not always a walk in the park; but that doesn't mean that the person sitting in economy is destined to suffer. Some of the easy travel hacks like knowing your priorities and picking an odd numbered seat can help you get the best of seats while you are travelling,

Pick fragrances according to your personality Pick fragrances according to your personality


New Delhi, Have a hyper personality? Go for woody notes. The introvert ones can pick out fragrances like Fijian water and cherry blossom, say experts.Shikhee Agrawal, Head Trainer at The Body Shop, and Rohit Kumar Agrawal, founder at Perfumebooth.com, have listed a guide to help you out: The hyper: For the person who loves meeting new people and a big social gathering makes you feel energised and charged up,

Dating app 'happn' may soon launch new feature Dating app 'happn' may soon launch new feature



Paris, Global dating app "happn" on Thursday announced the launch of a new feature that may provide yet another opportunity to boost chance encounters.

Developed in early 2017, the new feature -- "CrushTime" -- is currently in its beta testing phase, and will be launched in a few weeks, the French startup said in a statement.

Delhi, Mumbai to host kids fashion week Delhi, Mumbai to host kids fashion week



New Delhi, India Kids Fashion Week (IKFW) 2017 edition is set to take place here on July 29-30 and then travel to Mumbai on August 12-13.

IKFW in association with Asian Paints, Crocs and Sony Yay, is an initiative by Event Capital (a Laqshya Media Group

Facebook deletes 66,000 hateful posts per week Facebook deletes 66,000 hateful posts per week



San Francisco, Facebook has said that over the past two months, it has removed roughly 66,000 posts on average per week that were identified as hate speech.

Sexual appeals in ads do not sell products Sexual appeals in ads do not sell products


New York, Do partially or fully nude models in advertisements help in sale of products or brands? No, they do not is the flat conclusion of an analysis of nearly 80 advertising studies

Apple removes 'millions' of scam and clone apps Apple removes 'millions' of scam and clone apps


San Francisco, In a bid to go after spam and clone apps on its App Store, Apple has instituted new tougher guidelines, thus cleaning up millions of apps in the process, media reported.

 Smartphone apps share your data with third-party services Smartphone apps share your data with third-party services



London, More than 70 per cent of smartphone apps are reporting personal data to third-party tracking companies like Google Analytics, the Facebook Graph API or Crashlytics, warns a new study.

Google's virtual exhibition brings world's fashion at fingertips Google's virtual exhibition brings world's fashion at fingertips



New Delhi, Technology giant Google's Arts and Culture arm on Thursday launched a new virtual exhibition project that will showcase 3,000 years of the world's fashion and style, the company said in a statement.

Know why women are better at reading mind Know why women are better at reading mind



London, Ever wondered how your wife or partner is able to read your thoughts and emotions just by looking at your eyes? Her ability to interpret may be the result of a gene influence, say researchers, one of Indian-origin.

Soon, wearable device to monitor and manage asthma Soon, wearable device to monitor and manage asthma



New York, In a major step towards a Fitbit-like wearable device to monitor and manage asthma, researchers have created a graphene-based sensor that can detect inflammation in lungs.

The researchers believe that the sensor could lead to earlier detection of looming asthma attacks and improve the management of asthma and other respiratory diseases, preventing hospitalisation and death.

Raymond launches khadi label as part of Make in India initiative Raymond launches khadi label as part of Make in India initiative



Mumbai, Textile and apparel conglomerate Raymond Limited has launched sub-brand Khadi by Raymond -- a move in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make in India initiative.

The launch here saw the presence of Minister of State (MSME) Giriraj Singh as the Chief Guest and Sumitra Kulkarni Gandhi, granddaughter of Mahatma Gandhi, as the guest of honour.

Khadi By Raymond is a range of fabric blends and ready to wear apparel that resonates with the Indian culture, according to Gautam Hari Singhania, Chairman and Managing Director of Raymond Limited.

Changing names of girls for marriage irrelevant Changing names of girls for marriage irrelevant



New Delhi, It has been often noticed that when the horoscopes of the prospective bride and groom don't match, the woman is asked to change her first name. The name change, however, doesn't have any impact on the marriage and life after that, say experts.

Bhupesh Sharma, an astro scientist and founder of Astrobuddy, and astrologer Tanya Gupta shed some light on the misconception and why it shouldn't be followed:
Destiny is based on the planetary movements and the charts a person is born with, irrespective of the name. 
Before the parents even decide the name of the child, the child is already born with the destiny of his or her own in a particular house.

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