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  • Lenovo A7000 vs Xiaomi Redmi Note 4G, Moto G (2nd Gen), others

    7 April, 2015 1:14 PM 13

    The 5-inch HD screen of Micromax Yu Yureka has some distortion due to lower pixel density, and also found colours to be a little over saturated. The display's colour temperature is on the cooler side resulting in a blue tint. The display is also reflective resulting in slightly less optimum under-sun legibility. The Yureka runs Cyanogen OS 11, a custom

  • Russian atomic submarine catches fire in shipyard: Russian media

    7 April, 2015 1:04 PM 7

    Moscow: A Russian nuclear submarine has caught fire in a shipyard in Russia`s northern province of Arkhangelsk, Russian news agencies reported on Tuesday. Both the Zvyozdochka shipyard, where wires said the 949 Antei submarine was being repaired, and the Emergencies Ministry declined to comment. Russian news agency Interfax cited a separate source as saying

  • Xiaomi ends exclusive tie-up with Flipkart

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 17

    Chinese handset maker Xiaomi will not be exclusive to Flipkart anymore as the company has decided to start selling its smartphones on other eCommerce sites such as Snapdeal and Amazon as well. The firm, which launched its first smartphone in India in July last year, had opted for the online route to sell its handsets partnering with online marketplace

  • NASA's Dawn in excellent health to collect data from Ceres post March 6 arrival

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 11

    Washington: NASA's Dawn spacecraft is in excellent shape to collect data from the dwarf planet Ceres after its one month arrival. Since its capture by the gravity of dwarf planet Ceres on March 6, NASA's Dawn spacecraft has performed flawlessly, continuing to thrust with its ion engine as planned. The thrust, combined with Ceres' gravity, is gradually

  • `Freedom!`: Freed Dutch hostage arrives in Mali capital

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 156

    Bamako: A Dutch hostage freed after being held by Al-Qaeda-linked extremists in Mali for more than three years arrived in the capital Bamako on Tuesday, shouting "freedom!" as he exited his plane. Train driver Sjaak Rijke, abducted while on holiday in Timbuktu in November 2011, was set free in a raid on Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb by French special

  • Pilots pressured to land in Polish presidential jet crash: Report

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 68

    Warsaw: The military pilots blamed for the deadly 2010 crash of a Polish presidential jet in Russia were pressured into landing in thick fog by their superior, according to new transcripts of cockpit recordings leaked on Tuesday. The plane went down on April 10, 2010 as it was approaching Smolensk airport in western Russia, killing 96 people, including

  • Dutch horsemeat trader jailed for two-and-a-half years

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 7

    The Hague: A Dutch court on Tuesday jailed wholesaler Willy Selten for two-and-a-half years for selling horsemeat passed off as beef during Europe`s massive 2013 meat scandal. "As boss of two companies he (Selten) was guilty of forging invoices, labels and written declarations and using these forged documents to trade meat," the court in Den Bosch said in its judgement

  • 200 farmers committed suicide in Marathwada, says official

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 10

    Aurangabad: The total number of farmers who committed suicide during the last three months in the eight districts of Marathwada region has crossed 200, official sources said here on Tuesday. The main reason behind taking the extreme step is bankruptcy due to loans which cannot be repayed due to crops destroyed by natural calamities. Notably, last year, 510 farmers

  • Eight migrants drown after boat sinks off Turkish coast

    7 April, 2015 1:01 PM 4

    Istanbul: The Turkish Coast Guard says it has recovered the bodies of eight migrants who drowned after a wooden migrant boat has sunk in the Aegean off the Turkish coast of Datca. The Coast Guard boats rescued nine other people. A boat and a helicopter were still searching for three missing people. The Coast Guard did not provide information on the migrants'

  • Xiaomi ties up with India retail chain to boost sales

    7 April, 2015 12:59 PM 8

    MUMBAI, April 7 (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc has decided to sell devices through a leading electronics retail chain in India, part of its effort to move away from online-only sales and boost growth in the world's third-largest smartphone market. Xiaomi launched its India operations with online marketplace Flipkart.com in July, selling