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  • Britain calls for peaceful transition in Nigeria

    1 April, 2015 9:51 AM 58

    London: Britain on Wednesday hailed the successful presidential election in its former colony Nigeria and voiced hope that the transition of power to vote winner Muhammadu Buhari would be "peaceful". "I congratulate Muhammadu Buhari on his election victory as the next president of Nigeria and also President Goodluck Jonathan for the statesmanship he has shown

  • OnePlus DR-1 announced as the world’s smallest RC drone

    1 April, 2015 9:50 AM 15

    Months after being a successful smartphone vendor, OnePlus has just announced a limited-edition DR-1 drone to expand its product portfolio. The new drone is claimed to be the world’s smallest remote-controlled (RC) drone with a wingspan of just 70mm. The OnePlus DR-1 comes with a price tag of $19.99 and will be available in limited quality in the coming

  • OnePlus launches DR-1 drone on April Fools Day

    1 April, 2015 9:50 AM 59

    While it was probably a fun tradition in the past, and might still be for a few, April Fools Day has become a mixed bag, especially when it comes to the Internet and news. Company's in the West, or at least those who are mindful of their Western and international audiences, have come to learn to refrain from making serious announcements on the day when people

  • Microsoft Launches MS-DOS Mobile As A Windows Phone Alternative

    1 April, 2015 9:47 AM 26

    We’re not sure how many of you guys remember MS-DOS from back in the day, but if you do, you might be interested to learn that Microsoft has launched MS-DOS mobile which they’re hoping will become an alternative to the Windows Phone platform. Before you start freaking out, we’re kidding, although Microsoft has indeed launched a MS-DOS app for its Windows

  • Olx, TaxiForSure switch to targeted ads on e-tail sites

    1 April, 2015 9:47 AM 143

    NEW DELHI: Companies such as Olx, TaxiForSure and HDFC Life have started placing targeted ads on e-commerce websites, hoping to gain by catching the attention of shoppers in research or purchase mode. The arrangement signals the growing importance of e-commerce websites as a medium of advertising. While it gives e-tailers a chance to monetize traffic

  • Arnab and the Lambo: Here’s the real story behind the ruckus

    1 April, 2015 9:34 AM 25

    It all started with the rumors of Arnab Goswami having been caught speeding on the sea-link. The news anchor, who was actually trying to be a Good Samaritan was initially accused of breaking the law. In reality, he was the man who called the police officials to report the antics of the speed junkie creating a nuisance. There, however, is no or little

  • Arnab Goswami and the Lamborghini Huracan

    1 April, 2015 9:34 AM 18

    Although there are several speculation about whether the Times Now Editor-in-Chief owns or was driving the car, the real story is far from the truth. Allegedly, Arnab, while travelling on the sea link was overtaken by the Huracan. The Lamborghini, travelling over the speed limit was then reported to the police by Arnab prompting action by the local traffic

  • Bawankule demands Central Agriculture Varsity in Nagpur

    1 April, 2015 9:33 AM 38

    Nagpur: Maharashtra Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has requested Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh to consider setting up a Central Agriculture University in Nagpur. "The previous UPA government had decided to establish five Central Agriculture Universities across the country. Of them one was set up in Jhansi (UP) to serve Bundelkhand

  • Saibaba trust gets Rs 3.88 crore donations on Ram Navami

    1 April, 2015 9:33 AM 18

    Shirdi: Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust has received donations worth a whopping Rs 3.88 crore from devotees during the three-day Ram Navami festival held here, a senior trust official said. The sansthan received Rs 1.96 crore in cash boxes, Rs 62 lakh at donation counters and Rs 25 lakh through donations made online during the Ram Navami festival held here from March

  • School girl abducted, molested in Maharashtra

    1 April, 2015 9:33 AM 17

    Thane: A 15-year-old boy from Badlapur here was detained by police on Wednesday on alleged charges of abducting a school girl and molesting her. PSI Pallavi Nalawade of Badlapur (E) police station told a news agency that the incident occurred on March 30 when the victim, an eighth grade student was returning from school here when two teenagers accosted