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UIDAI set to introduce face authentication feature from July 1

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 14:46
It had said that face authentication will be allowed only in fusion mode meaning it would be permitted along with either fingerprint or iris or OTP to verify the details of Aadhaar holders

Vedanta eyes Electrosteel for value addition, says chairman Navin Agarwal

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 14:43
Says the company is investing $8-9 bn in next two to three years to ramp up capacity under a major expansion programme

IPL 2018: Royals await BCCI's mandate before deciding on Smith's future

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 14:00
Smith was also fined 100 per cent of his match fee and stripped of his captaincy for the remainder of the third Test by ICC

Ball tampering: Smith suspended for one Test, 3 demerit points for Bancroft

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 13:44
Smith, who has established himself as the world's premier Test batsman, has also often attracted attention for occasional serious lapses of judgement

Facebook says sorry for data breach scandal in British newspaper ads

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 13:38
"We have a responsibility to protect your information. If we can't we don't deserve it," the back page ads state

'Brain fade' Steve Smith: Prolific but flawed Aussie cricket captain

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 11:38
Smith has a history of on-field flare-ups, including a fine for dissent in the 2016 Christchurch Test and hostile exchanges with bowlers James Anderson and Kagiso Rabada

UP police arrests 10 persons for alleged involvement in terror funding

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 11:31
10 persons were arrested from various locations of UP and MP on Saturday

Panagariya makes a strong case for privatisation of PSBs, excluding SBI

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 11:14
On protest by farmers across the India, he favoured cash transfers to rural BPL households in times of crop failures via Aadhaar-linked bank accounts

Beverage prices at airports 'horrify' P Chidambaram: Twitterati up in arms

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 10:50
Chidambaram tweeted that he was "horrified" about the price of tea

Nine of top 10 cos lose Rs 364 bn in m-cap; HUL lone gainer, adds Rs 7 bn

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 10:20
In the ranking of top-10 firms, RIL stood at number one position, followed by TCS, HDFC Bank, ITC, HDFC, HUL, Maruti, Infosys, ONGC and SBI

IPL 2018: Star India, Airtel Digital TV spar over pricing on DTH platform

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 10:06
The Uday Shankar led network had on Friday released a video urging Airtel Digital TV customers to 'make the switch' in order to avail of Star network channels at lower rates

Govt's flagship crop insurance plan lose sheen as coverage area reduces

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 09:53
Gross cropped area has reduced to 24% in 2017-18 from 30% in 2016-17 when the actual target for the current year was 40%

359 infra projects show cost overrun of Rs 2.18 trn as of Dec 2017: Govt

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 09:52
The report attributes the time overrun to a host of issues, including delay in land acquisition, forest clearance, supply of equipment, funds constraints, Maoist incursion, and legal cases

Sebi plans new buyback rules, maximum limit likely to be capped at 25%

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 09:35
Under the proposal, the maximum limit of any buyback would be 25 per cent or less of the aggregate of paid up capital and free reserves of the company

Modi app leaks data? More privacy scare after Cambridge Analytica, Aadhaar

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 09:04
French researcher Elliot Alderson has alleged that information of those who download the Narendra Modi app is being provided to a third-party US company, Clever Tap, without users' consent

FPIs turn positive on Indian equities; pump in Rs 84 billion in March

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 08:56
The positive sentiments in equities could be attributed to a likely strong rebound in corporate earnings over the next two quarters and ease of global oil prices

PNB plans to stake claim in bankruptcy proceedings of Nirav Modi's Firestar

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 08:49
The bank is exploring all options for the recovery, including participating in the bankruptcy proceeding of Firestar Diamond Inc

Modi's Mann Ki Baat: MSP, affordable healthcare, Ambedkar; 5 key highlights

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 08:25
Modi said that it was Dr Ambedkar who dreamt of India as an industrial powerhouse and he was working towards fulfilling Ambedkar's dreams

Indian companies raise over Rs 580 bn via QIP during Apr-Jan: Sebi

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 08:11
In comparison, they had mopped-up Rs 46.64 billion in the corresponding period of 2016-17 fiscal

OnePlus 6 price to cheaper iPhone, MIUI 9.5 update: Weekly tech round-up

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 07:04
The world of technology last week saw a few important developments like leaks on OnePlus 6, Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, and pricing of the new Apple iPhone: Here is a weekly round-up of top tech stories