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22 January, 2018 8:20 AM Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018) Spotted on Benchmarking Sites, May Launch at MWC 2018

Samsung is set to launch its new range of smartphones for 2018. Meanwhile, a new smartphone rumoured in Samsung's Galaxy J-series has been on two separate benchmark sites, tipping specifications. The smartphone in question is rumoured to be the Samsung Galaxy J8 (2018). As per a listing on Geekbench, the handset's model number is SM-J720F - a model number 27

20 January, 2018 2:41 PM JLR rolls out Range Rover Velar, prices it at ₹78.83 lakh

Will bolster firm’s position in luxury SUV market, says MD Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on Saturday introduced the Range Rover Velar in India at a starting price of ₹78.83 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The SUV will come with three engine options — 2.0 litre diesel, 2.0 litre petrol and 3.0 litre diesel. “The Velar will further strengthen Land Rover’s position 30

17 January, 2018 6:54 PM 5 Gored To Death At Jallikattu Events Held In Tamil Nadu

Pudukottai, Tamil Nadu: A 42-year-old man was gored to death during a bull-taming event organised as part of the Pongal festivities at Vadamalapur in the district today, taking the toll related to Jallikattu this season to five police said. The victim Jeeva, who had come to watch the sport was attacked by a bull, they said. Yesterday, three spectators 41

16 January, 2018 1:38 PM Historic India-Afghanistan Test From June 14 In Bengaluru

India will host Afghanistan's first-ever Test match from June 14 to 18 in Bengaluru, a massive fillip to the war-ravaged country's cricketing profile. The decision was taken after officials from the BCCI and the Afghanistan Cricket Board met on Tuesday. "Considering that June is a rainy month, we thought it was best to host the historic Test in Bengaluru 43

14 January, 2018 7:23 AM With 3000 bulls and 1000 bull tamers, Jallikattu begins in Madurai

MADURAI: The three-day Jallikattu event – a bull-taming sport – began in several parts of Tamil Nadu, including Madurai. Nearly 1000 bull tamers and 3,000 bulls are expected to participate in Jallikattu this year. The annual Jallikattu game is held during the harvest festival of Pongal. Last week, the Madurai District administration made Aadhaar mandatory 27

11 January, 2018 12:08 PM Buy Tata Motors; target of Rs 593: Motilal Oswal

JLR's wholesale volumes grew 3.8% YoY and 1.5% MoM in December 2017 to 55,066 units (including China JV's 10,269 units). Jaguar volumes grew 6% YoY to 16,826 units against our estimate of 12,000 units due to lower XE sales. Land Rover (LR) volumes increased 2.8% YoY to 38,240 units against our estimate of 54,750 units, led by ramp-up of all-new Discovery 45

8 January, 2018 3:38 PM Mercedes India sales climb 16%

Mercedes-Benz India’s sales of luxury cars and sport utility vehicles rose 16% in 2017 to 15,330 units, the company said in a statement. “Mercedes-Benz retains volume leadership in the luxury segment for the third consecutive year,” it added. Globally, the firm’s sales grew 10% to 2.29 lakh units. In India, its sedans, SUVs and the AMG range posted double-digit 29

5 January, 2018 9:22 AM All Future BMW, MINI Models To Get New BMW i3S' Traction Control System

The BMW i3S new traction control system comes with a shorter control cycle, thus offering 50-times faster responses for greater traction and driving stability in adverse road conditions and while brake energy recuperation. BMW Group has announced that all future BMW and MINI cars will come with the company's latest traction control system, which was introduced 34

2 January, 2018 4:19 PM ICC rates MCG pitch as ‘poor’

The Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) pitch for the fourth Ashes Test has been rated “poor” by the ICC after last week’s drawn clash between Australia and England saw only 24 wickets fall over five days. “The bounce of the MCG pitch was medium, but slow in pace and got slower as the match progressed,” match referee Ranjan Madugalle said in his report to the ICC, reflecting 32

1 January, 2018 9:54 AM ICC's top ten Tweets of 2017: Pakistan cricket rules the lot

Eight of the ten most shared Tweets belong to Pakistan Cricket. New Delhi: From Pakistan lifting the ICC 2017 Champions Trophy in England to Indian men's cricket team creating new records – the year of 2017 saw the gentleman's game reach new heights as a sport. With an ever-increasing fan base, cricket still remains as the top sport in many parts of the world 17