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20 December, 2018 12:57 PM BlackBerry Profit Beats as Bets on Autonomous Technology Pay Off

Canada's BlackBerry reported a quarterly profit that beat analysts' estimates on Thursday, as the company's focus on fast-growing areas, including autonomous cars, boosted billings in its technology solutions unit. The company has shifted to selling software to manage mobile devices, and more recently to driverless technology developers, since losing 111

20 December, 2018 10:35 AM BJP hails HC order allowing its 'Rath Yatra', says programme will begin very soon

West Bengal BJP chief Dilip Ghosh on Thursday hailed the Calcutta High Court order permitting holding of the party's 'Rath Yatra' in the state, and said the programme will begin "very soon" and according to "schedule". The 'Rath Yatra' is being touted by the saffron party as 'Gantantra Bachao (Save Democracy) Yatra'. Allowing the 'Rath Yatra', Justice 151

19 December, 2018 3:36 PM From Karnataka, A Reality Check On Farm Loan Waivers

Bhadramma grows tomatoes, maize and potatoes on her one acre land in Karnataka's Doddaballapur Taluk. Like millions of farmers across the country, she took a loan to help improve her condition - a loan that has now been waived by the Karnataka government. "I could not repay the loan because there was no rain and no crop. Here, they asked for my Aadhaar 134

19 December, 2018 2:14 PM Minimum Balance Rules: Here's How Much Top Banks Charge For Non-Compliance

Leading lenders of the country have fixed their monthly average balance (MAB) requirements according to the location of a customer's account. Most of the banks in the country require customers to maintain a certain Monthly Average Balance or MAB in their savings bank accounts, failing which they have to bear certain penalty charges. Monthly Average Balance 75

18 December, 2018 7:53 AM PK Das to take over as Chairman of CBIC from January 1, 2019

PK Das will take over from current Chairman S Ramesh, who retires on December 31. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Pranab Kumar Das as the Chairman of CBIC from January 1, 2019. Das will take over from current Chairman S Ramesh, who retires on December 31. The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) 169

17 December, 2018 5:11 AM Google to Not Offer Controversial Face Recognition Technology

At a time when pressure is mounting on tech companies to utilise facial recognition technology with care to avoid its misuse, Google has said it will not offer the controversial technology for now. Toeing Microsoft's line which has asked governments across the world to regulate this technology, Google said facial recognition merits careful consideration 175

17 December, 2018 2:41 AM Severe cyclonic storm Phethai likely to weaken slightly before landfall on Monday

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at a few places in Andhra including areas of east and west Godavari, Vishakhapatnam, Krishna, Guntur, Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts and Yanam district of Puducherry.  The severe cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to weaken slightly before landfall due to unfavourable environmental conditions and cross the coast 94

16 December, 2018 6:37 PM Andhra Pradesh coastal areas brace for cyclonic storm Phethai, alert sounded

The MeT department on Sunday warned that the cyclonic storm Phethai is likely to intensify into a severe category and cross Andhra Pradesh coast on Monday afternoon. The India Meteorological Department also issued an orange message as a warning of the storm. The IMD issued a press release on Sunday afternoon saying that the storm is very likely to intensify 393

16 December, 2018 6:08 AM Railways to run 800 additional trains for Kumbh Mela pilgrims

To facilitate pilgrims arriving in large numbers during the Kumbh Mela in 2019, the Railways has proposed running 800 special trains from various stations of Allahabad district, an official has said. These trains would be in addition to the regular trains run by the North Central Railway (NCR). Lucknow: To facilitate pilgrims arriving in large numbers 107

15 December, 2018 4:18 PM Bombs Planted In 3 Areas Of Jaipur, Warns Caller. Cops Carry Out Search

Traffic was diverted in parts of Jaipur and certain areas were cordoned off on Saturday after an unidentified caller told police and said bombs had been planted at three locations in the city, including Jaipur airport, officials said. "Additional police force has been deployed. Traffic has been diverted and areas have been cordoned off as a security 90