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Expert View | Mutual fund investments via mobile wallets – boon or a bane?

Popular mobile wallets such as Paytm and Mobikwik now offer ways to invest in direct mutual fund schemes through their apps without any charges. With over 300 million registered customers using Paytm and more than 107 million registered customers using Mobikwik, mutual funds would get a booster dose in penetrating the hinterlands in India. Users of these mobile wallets will ... Read More »

PUBG Mobile to IRCTC Rail Connect: 10 must-have apps you should download on your Android smartphone or iPhone Best apps for your smartphone: PUBG Mobile, IRCTC Rail Connect,

Looking to download new apps on your phone? Our round-up includes 10 free apps you should download. Whether you have bought a new smartphone or a second-hand one, the first thing you will do is fill it with the apps of your choice. Both the Google Play store and the Apple App Store offer millions of apps. But not every app is worth downloading ... Read More »

Banks or NBFCs: Where should you take your education loan from?

Graphic: Mint It is said that education is the biggest wealth that one can accumulate, but getting quality higher education is increasingly becoming expensive. However, people are still going ahead and funding their children’s education, often with the help of education loans. One indicator of higher spends on higher education is the average ticket size of education loans (see graph). ... Read More »

Delhi Police thinks CBSE papers leaked at board or bank level

Delhi police is also probing the roles of CBSE officials. So far, no CBSE official has been questioned. Photo: PTI New Delhi: The probe into the leak of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) class 10 Maths and class 12 Economics question papers has led the police to believe that the leak happened between the time the papers were in ... Read More »

Ministry of Defence Website Not Hacked or Defaced, Says MeitY

The Defence Ministry’s official website was hacked on Friday, forcing the government to initiate action to restore the site. A Chinese character appeared on top of the page when website www.mod.gov.in was opened. Later, the words “the site cannot be reached” and “please try again” appeared on the home page. Minutes later, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman took to Twitter to say: ... Read More »

Up to states to ‘adopt or adapt’ to plan to reduce NCERT curriculum: HRD ministry

A file photo of Upendra Kushwaha, minster of state for HRD. Photo: Hindustan Times New Delhi: The human resource development (HRD) ministry has said that it is up to states to “adopt or adapt” to its plan to reduce NCERT curriculum in schools to lessen burden on students. “Education being a subject in the concurrent list of the Constitution and substantial ... Read More »

Android P Won’t Come to Your Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, or Pixel C

Android P, which has just been launched as an initial preview for developers, is found to have dropped support for dated Google devices, including the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P smartphones and the Pixel Ctablet. The Nexus 5X, Nexus 6P, and Pixel C were launched in 2015 with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The team led by Sunder Pichai has also left behind the Nexus Player while releasing the Developer Preview images for the ... Read More »

Is the internet ultimately a force for good or evil?

I mostly hate the internet. But the outrage and debate that has arisen in the wake of the Weinstein allegations couldn’t have happened without it. That has to be a good thing, right? Hey. I mostly hate the internet, too. And until this business with Weinstein, I have mostly hated the internet for the way in which it enables certain ... Read More »

Maybe Don’t Go On the Internet Today or Even This Week

Don’t go on the internet today. And definitely stay away from the internet on Wednesday. Avoid it for the whole week, actually. Well, hold on. Let me amend that. You should go on part of the internet. Come here to ELLE.com, of course. Read this site. Check your email maybe, if your job requires it or you’re waiting for a tracking information ... Read More »

Quick tips to strike the best deal while buying a car, house or appliances

To lure customers on the lookout for big-ticket items like appliances, cars, and even houses, retailers try and entice them with ‘hard to refuse’ offers. With so many offers to choose, how do you know you if have made the right choice? Here are few steps that can help you get the best deal when buying a house, car, or ... Read More »