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Oct 12, 2017
Insurers, tech firms and governments to find ways of tackling risks by drones, driverless carsA cyber attack on the U.S. Northeast electrical grid, for example, could cause economic losses as high as $222 billion, according to a research.
Oct 09, 2017
India's great health paradox: Children malnourished even as adults are overweight, says National Institute of NutritionIndia is now dealing with the twin issues of undernutrition and overnutrition, both swelling its burden of non-communicable diseases, according to a recent study conducted by National Institute of Nutrition (NIN).
Oct 06, 2017
Competiton in telecom sector is going down thanks to consolidation, says Bharti Airtel's Sunil MittalOn the state of competition in the telecom sector, which saw fierce tariff wars hitting the bottom line of large telcos, Mittal said "competition is going down".
Oct 06, 2017
India considering concessions that Apple had sought to set up manufacturing unit in India, says DIPP officialIt also wants reduction in customs duties on completely knocked down and semi-knocked down units of devices that are to be assembled in the country.
Sep 27, 2017
India is world's 40th most competitive economy: World Economic ForumAmong the BRICS, China (27th) and Russia (38th) are placed above India in WEF's global competitiveness index ranking
Sep 07, 2017
Amravati to Vijayawada in 5 minutes? To study hyperloop feasibility, Andhra signs pact with US coHyperloop envisages a tube modular transport system that runs free of friction. It is still in trial stages in different countries.
Jul 24, 2017
Anthony Scaramucci is White House communications director: 'Articulate surrogate' for Donald Trump, ex-investor was a big name in financeAnthony Scaramucci, named Donald Trump's new White House communications director, is a millionaire former hedge fund investor who shores up the stable of bankers in the president's inner circle.
Jun 05, 2017
Musk excited about India's electric car goals for 2030, Mahindra invites competitionTesla CEO, Elon Musk took to Twitter to show his interest in entering the Indian automobile market following the Indian government's plans of selling only electric cars by 2030.
May 26, 2017
3 years of Narendra Modi: PM says concrete steps have been taken to transform people's livesOn the third anniversary of his government, PM Modi on Friday said the three years have seen concrete steps that have "transformed" the lives of the people.
May 25, 2017
Mumbai, Kota among world's most crowded cities: World Economic ForumTwo Indian cities – Mumbai and Kota – have been named among the world's most crowded in a list topped by Dhaka, said World Economic Forum (WEF) citing UN Habitat data.