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Lookers downgrades UK new car market expectations for 2017

LONDON, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The chief executive of Lookers , one of Britain’s biggest car dealership chains, has downgraded expectations for the new car market, forecasting UK demand to drop by around 3 percent this year. New car registrations have fallen since April, the longest run of decline since 2011, and are down 2 percent year to date, hit ... Read More »

Amazon Said to Be Looking at New Food Technology for Home Delivery

Amazon.com is exploring a technology first developed for the US military to produce tasty prepared meals that do not need refrigeration, as it looks for new ways to muscle into the $700 billion US grocery business. The world’s biggest online retailer has discussed selling ready-to-eat dishes such as beef stew and a vegetable frittata as soon as next year, officials ... Read More »

Coolpad Cool Play 6 India Launch Set for August 20

HIGHLIGHTS Coolpad Cool Play 6 confirmed to launch in Indian market on August 20 It was launched in China on August 20 It packs a massive 4060mAh battery Coolpad has started teasing the launch of its next smartphone, the Cool Play 6 in India. The Chinese company teased the new Coolpad Cool Play 6 on its Facebook page confirming that it will ... Read More »

Delhi University announces 10th cut-off list for merit-based UG courses

In the tenth list, though there are no such restrictions, many colleges have closed admissions to various courses with a few exemptions. Photo: HT New Delhi: The Delhi University on Thursday announced its tenth cut-off list for merit-based undergraduate courses, with the highest being 97% at Hindu College for B.A (Hons) Economics. The second highest cut-off has been announced by the ... Read More »

After IIMs, govt mulls more autonomy for private B-schools

The Lok Sabha has approved IIM Bill 2017 that promises to grant autonomy to the elite B-schools and allow them to award full-fledged degrees to their graduates instead of post-graduate diplomas in management. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint New Delhi: After deciding to give the elite Indian Institutes of Management (IIMs) greater administrative, academic and financial autonomy, the central government may give more ... Read More »

Lenovo K8 Note India Launch Set for Today, How to Watch Live Stream

HIGHLIGHTS Lenovo K8 Note is set to launch at 12pm IST The company is holding the launch event in New Delhi The smartphone will be an Amazon exclusive Lenovo is all set to launch its K8 Note smartphone in India on Wednesday, with the launch event in New Delhi scheduled to begin at 12pm IST. The Lenovo K8 Notelaunch event is ... Read More »

iPhone SE Available on Paytm Mall for as Low as Rs. 19,990 With Cashback Offer

iPhone SE is one of the most affordable Apple smartphones that can be purchased in India right now, and the 32GB model can now be purchased for Rs. 22,990 from Paytm’s online retail store. Additionally, Paytm is also offering a Rs. 3,000 cashback on the purchase that would effectively bring down the price of the iPhone SE to Rs. 19,990. While the iPhone SE ... Read More »

Losses for technology and banks take US stocks lower

FILE – This Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange at sunset, in lower Manhattan. U.S. stocks are skidding early Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017, as banks, technology and health companies all start the day lower. Prescription drug distributor AmerisourceBergen and women’s health diagnostic company Hologic tumbled, while a solid quarter from cereal maker Kellogg helped ... Read More »

Apple Said to Seek Tax Breaks for Its iPhone Suppliers in India

HIGHLIGHTS Government officials say meeting this request would require a new policy Apple submitted a list of prerequisites to make iPhones from scratch It began assembling the iPhone SE in Bengaluru in May Apple has asked the Indian government to extend tax breaks to its suppliers if India seeks to become a manufacturing hub for iPhones and its components. Government ... Read More »

BMW i3 Spaghetti Car Auctioned for Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation

A BMW i3 with a special covering by Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari of TOILETPAPER auctioned off at the Leonardo Dicaprio Foundation Gala. (Image: AFP Relaxnews) The BMW i3 is a pretty instantly recognizable car at the best of times, but an altogether more individual version of the all-electric city car has just been auctioned off for even more than ... Read More »