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14 January, 2019 11:48 AM Singapore may tighten adoption law after gay father adopted son

Singapore: Singapore is looking to strengthen its adoption laws after a gay man won an appeal to legally adopt his biological son in a landmark court ruling last year, its social affairs minister said on Monday. The man, after learning he was unlikely to be able to adopt a child in Singapore as a gay man, paid $200,000 for a woman to carry his child 273

2 January, 2019 10:31 AM The right to love: Is 2019 the year when same-sex marriages will be legalised?

In 2018, the Supreme Court of India decriminalised homosexuality, overruled its own 2013 decision and partially struck down Section 377. With the Stonewall riots - that triggered the gay rights movement - marking its 50th anniversary next year, we look at how homosexuality is treated across the world. Most of Asia is tolerant towards homosexuality 579

27 December, 2018 1:00 PM Indian firm makes electronic chip to help curb call drop, facilitate 5G

Bengaluru-based Saankhya Labs unveiled the first indigenously developed electronic chipset that can be used for functions like direct TV broadcast on mobile devices, curbing call drops and 5G connections. "Saankhya Labs, a Bengaluru-based company is launching its indigenously designed and developed, the world's first and most advanced multi-standard 137

21 December, 2018 5:44 AM Tata Motors ties up with Zoomcar to deploy Tigor EVs in Pune

The first batch of Tigor EVs were flagged-off from Concorde Motors in Baner. Pune: Tata Motors on Thursday announced tie-up with self-drive rental platform Zoomcar to offer Tata Tigor EVs in Pune. “Tata Motors is committed to the Government’s vision of driving electric mobility in the country and is working in a collaborative manner with various ecosystem 138

11 December, 2018 12:23 PM Google Cloud Expands Partnership With Palo Alto Networks

Google Cloud has announced to expand its partnership with global cyber-security company Palo Alto Networks to simplify security and accelerate cloud adoption. Palo Alto Networks will run its Application Framework on Google Cloud to take advantage of Google Cloud Platform's secure, durable storage and highly-scalable Artificial Intelligence (AI) and analytics 134

4 December, 2018 2:16 PM Disability Knows No Bounds. Kolkata Couple's Story Of Love, Struggle

For Bappaditya and Jeeja, it was love at first sight when they met Hiya at a home in Odisha's Koenjhar district in May. The world celebrated the International Day of Persons with Disabilities on Monday. But for a couple in Kolkata, it has been a celebration everyday since June 7 when their adopted daughter came home. The mother, one of India's best known 94

4 December, 2018 9:11 AM Ramco System jumps 4% on collaboration with KPMG Malaysia

Ramco System shares climbed 4.4 percent intraday Tuesday after the company joined hands with KPMG Malaysia to offer HR & payroll business platform as a service (BPaaS). "Ramco and KPMG Management & Risk Consulting Sdn Bhd will collaborate to use Kuala Lumpur as a springboard to offer advanced cloud-based human resources (HR) and payroll solutions for growth 120

9 November, 2018 4:51 PM Digital payment transaction volumes rise to 244.8 cr in Aug 2018: IT Ministry

The number of digital payment transactions in India touched 244.81 crore in August 2018, more than three-fold rise from October 2016, underlining the massive adoption of digital payment modes over the last two years, the IT Ministry said. "New payment modes – Bharat Interface for Money-Unified Payments Interface (BHIM-UPI), Aadhaar enabled Payment 138

8 November, 2018 9:29 AM RBI may set-up a digital payments ombudsman by March 2019

The aim of the RBI's move is to reduce instances of fraud and ensure that consumer's confidence in the digital payment systems goes up The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) may set-up an ombudsman for digital payments by March to reduce the burden on banking ombudsman because of a rising number of complaints, The Economic Times reported. Owing to a rapid 247

5 November, 2018 6:21 AM Apple Smartwatch Shipments Share Drops in Q3, Fitbit Gains: Counterpoint

Although Apple continues to dominate the smartwatch market, its share in the global shipments of smartwatches went down to 30 percent in the third quarter of 2018, from 35 percent in the same quarter last year, according to a new report from Counterpoint Research. Global smartwatch shipments grew 53 percent year-over-year in the third quarter of this year with strong 146