• IATA lowers aviation sector's 2019 profit outlook

      The International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Sunday downgraded outlook for the global aviation industry's profit to $28 billion from $35.5 billion, forecast in December 2018. The revised outlook is also lower than the net...More>>

      Monday, 03 June 2019, 16:53 IST

    • Twitter users in India complain of drop in followers

      Several Twitter users in India, including senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Suresh Prabhu, here on Sunday, complained of a drop in their number of followers and deletion of comments from the social media platforms. "My dear...More>>

      Monday, 03 June 2019, 16:51 IST

    • Can India offset Huawei's global losses post US ban?

      Sandwiched between the ongoing US-China trade war, Chinese telecom equipment major Huawei is frantically looking to salvage its prestige and fast cover the lost ground. The company is bullish on shifting gears towards its India...More>>

      Monday, 03 June 2019, 16:50 IST

    • Hassett to step down as WH economic adviser: Trump

      Chairman of White House Council of Economic Advisers Kevin Hassett will step down "shortly" US President Donald Trump has said. The President, however, did not say whether Hassett resigned or was fired, nor did he elaborate...More>>

      Monday, 03 June 2019, 16:47 IST

    • Elon Musk says he earned nothing from Tesla in 2018

      While his electric vehicle (EV) company Tesla struggles to make profit, tech mogul Elon Musk denied reports that claimed he had earned $2.3 billion in stock options in 2018. Instead, Musk said he had pocketed nothing at all. A Tesla...More>>

      Saturday, 01 June 2019, 02:05 IST

    • Modi 2.0: Old and new faces greet economic ministries

      Keeping his reputation of surprising people with unexpected steps intact, Prime Minister Narendra Modi selected Nirmala Sitharaman as the Finance Minister. The Defence Minister in the last NDA government, from 2017, Sitaraman made it...More>>

      Saturday, 01 June 2019, 02:03 IST

    • Wrist, ear worn devices lead wearable market in Q1 2019

      Riding on the popularity of wrist-worn and ear-worn devices, global shipments of wearable devices reached 49.6 million units during the first quarter (Q1) of 2019, up 55.2 per cent from the previous year, the International Data Corporation...More>>

      Saturday, 01 June 2019, 02:02 IST

    • Arresting Falling Growth, Spurring demand, Investment await Nirmala

      Nirmala Sitharaman's biggest economic challenge as she helms the Finance Ministry will be to find ways to arrest the declining growth and retain the tag of the world's fastest growing economy, boosting consumption and investment....More>>

      Saturday, 01 June 2019, 00:38 IST

    • Few Ways in which Excel can give you trouble in Project Management

      Excel is one of the fantastic tools that can be used for various business processes. Most of the projects depend on Excel to manage their deliverables. Many project managers who go through pmp training are well-versed with the...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 21:27 IST

    • Modi holds Bilateral Meeting with SL President

       A day after after being sworn in with his 57-member council of ministers by President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a bilateral meeting with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena. In the first...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 21:19 IST

    • Tech giants slam UK proposal to eavesdrop on encrypted chats

      Top tech giants, including Apple, Google and Microsoft have slammed a proposal by the UK intelligence agency GCHQ to snoop on users' encrypted chats. In an open letter published on Lawfare, a group of 47 tech firms on Thursday...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 20:02 IST

    • Uber to weed out low-rated riders for bad behaviour

      Uber Technologies Inc, ride-sharing company, has said riders in the US and Canada with low ratings may risk losing their right to Uber service. Uber has updated its safety policy with "ratings-based rider deactivation" rules...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 16:49 IST

    • Anita Bhatia appointed UN Assistant Secretary-General

      UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Anita Bhatia of India as an Assistant Secretary-General, according to his Deputy Spokesperson Farhan Haq. In that position, she will be responsible for resource management,...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 16:48 IST

    • AstraZeneca opens new development centre in Bengaluru

       Leading British-Swedish drug maker AstraZeneca on Thursday opened a development operations centre in this tech hub to support clinical research in India. "The centre will support the development of our innovative medicines...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 16:47 IST

    • Apple's new website to tell people how App Store works

       In order to execute better defence against recent anti-trust and anti-competitive allegations, Apple has launched a new website for the App Store, explaining how apps and updates are reviewed and examined by "hundreds of human...More>>

      Friday, 31 May 2019, 16:46 IST