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Will double farm income by 2022: PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday urged the State governments to give priority to agriculture even as he pledged to “double the income of farmers” by 2022, to mark India’s 75 years of independence. To attain that goal, Mr. Modi said the Centre had adopted a scientific approach to farming and urged farmers to utilise […]

‘Store more energy in water’, says Scottish Power

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It says the UK will need much more energy storage capacity as renewables increase on the National Grid. It says it can add 400 megawatts (MW) of on-demand electricity by building a new dam in front of the existing dam. But it says the £300-£400m cost is prohibitive unless it can get a guaranteed floor […]

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The power of humility and The Greater Fool Theory

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There is a very interesting behavioural economic theory called The Greater Fool Theory. When you hold an investment, and you think, you cannot make any more money out of it, you look for a greater fool to sell your investment. Someone buys the asset from you, thinking, that they can perhaps make more money than […]

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Ringing Bells starts refunding money to customers

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New Delhi : Noida-based Ringing Bells, which has promised to sell smartphones for Rs 251 apiece, has started refunding money to customers due to negative speculation around its claim. “There was a lot of negativity around us so we have decided to take money from customers only after delivering phones to them. We are refunding […]

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Images of the iPhone 5SE have surfaced indicating a dark secret

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New photos of the iPhone 5SE have surfaced indicating that Apple has decided to leave out a key feature. The iPhone 5SE is supposed to have power of an iPhone 6S but the size of an iPhone 5S specifically targeted at users who prefer the feel and size of the 5S. Nowhereelse.fr posted production line […]

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Hungary PM rules out automatic extension of EU’s anti-Russia sanctions

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Economic sanctions imposed by the European Union (EU) on Russia over its alleged role in the crisis in eastern Ukraine would not be extended automatically, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban says. Addressing Hungarian ambassadors in the capital, Budapest, on Monday, Orban said the EU is expected to hold discussions about whether Moscow has abided by […]

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Watch: Priyanka Chopra’s new Quantico teaser is so hot it should be illegal!

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Even as Priyanka Chopra was wowing the world at the Oscars, ABC dropped the new teaser of the Episode 14 of Quantico and it’s hotter than ever before. While India’s most popular Hollywood actor did set the temperature soaring with the first trailer of Quantico, the new teaser shows her telling us what to expect […]

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Standard Chartered organises the first physical, social and virtual marathon

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Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon is Asia’s largest marathon that brings over 40,000 people to run for a reason. Taking the participation level a notch higher, SCMM this year also sought involvement from people who have never had the experience of running a marathon before. In a first, the 2016 ‘Run For A Reason’ campaign offered […]

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Aditya, Shraddha cosy up in ‘OK Jaanu’ first look

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Mumbai: Cute, cosy and cuddled up — actors Aditya Roy Kapur and Shradha Kapoor’s characters seem much in love in the first look of Karan Johar’s production “OK Jaanu”. Karan shared the first look of the actors on Twitter. Shraddha is seen embracing Aditya in the snapshot from the film, to be directed by Shaad […]

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Budget 2016: List of items getting cheaper and costlier

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Cars, cigarettes, branded garments, air travel will become more expensive, while footwear, solar lamps and routers are slated to be cheaper following a host of changes in the tax structure in the Budget for 2016-17. As a result of additional levy of Krishi Kalyan and infrastructure cess on all services, activities including eating out and […]

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