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At least three dead, four hurt after explosion in Bengaluru transport godown
India

At least three dead, four hurt after explosion in Bengaluru transport godown

The origin of the blast is being investigated that was neither a cylinder nor a cracker blast or a blast caused by a short circuit, said Bengaluru South Deputy Commissioner of Police Harish Pandey

Call centre employees infuriated after Colombian company plans to install CCTVs at homes to monitor performance
World

Call centre employees infuriated after Colombian company plans to install CCTVs at homes to monitor performance

The Teleperformance employees who work for one of the world’s largest call center firms have Apple, Amazon and Uber among their clients

WhiteHat Jr gets respite from court against Pradeep Poonia who accused it of malpractices, misleading ads
Business

WhiteHat Jr gets respite from court against Pradeep Poonia who accused it of malpractices, misleading ads

The court order restricts Poonia from accessing WhiteHat Jr's internal communication channels or making any of its information public until 6 January.

Abhishek Banerjee on playing Hathoda Tyagi in Paatal Lok, and why he loves collaborating with Clean Slate Filmz
Entertainment

Abhishek Banerjee on playing Hathoda Tyagi in Paatal Lok, and why he loves collaborating with Clean Slate Filmz

Abhishek Banerjee has cast for previous Clean Slate Filmz productions NH10 and Phillauri, and co-written the script of Pari, before acting in Paatal Lok.

'A reminder of the high points in Indian art': William Dalrymple on curating Company paintings exhibition in London
Life

'A reminder of the high points in Indian art': William Dalrymple on curating Company paintings exhibition in London

A new show at the Wallace Collection in London, Forgotten Masters: Indian Painting for the East India Company, curated by historian William Dalrymple showcases the extraordinary oeuvre of Indian artists for the first time ever.

Ram Gopal Varma announces web series loosely based on life of mafia don Dawood Ibrahim
Entertainment

Ram Gopal Varma announces web series loosely based on life of mafia don Dawood Ibrahim

Ram Gopal Varma's last directorial project was Laksmi's NTR, based on late Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister NT Rama Rao.

Vivek Oberoi on reprising role in Inside Edge 2: He's come back like a wounded lion to reclaim his territory
Entertainment

Vivek Oberoi on reprising role in Inside Edge 2: He's come back like a wounded lion to reclaim his territory

Vivek Oberoi discusses his character of a calculative mastermind Vikrant Dhawan in Inside Edge 2, and why he did not hesitate to play a dark character again.

Ram Gopal Varma to make web series D-Company, a chronicle of Dawood Ibrahim, Mumbai mafia
Entertainment

Ram Gopal Varma to make web series D-Company, a chronicle of Dawood Ibrahim, Mumbai mafia

Ram Gopal Varma has been collecting data since nearly 20 years from before he made Satya and Company, for the web series on D-Company

Ajay Devgn may reunite with Company producer Boney Kapoor for sports drama; film likely to roll next year
Bollywood

Ajay Devgn may reunite with Company producer Boney Kapoor for sports drama; film likely to roll next year

The official announcement of Ajay Devgn's next, produced by Boney Kapoor, is likely to be made soon. It will be set in the golden period of football in India.

Three key ingredients to ensure digital disruption in any enterprise requires leveraging data intelligently
News & Analysis

Three key ingredients to ensure digital disruption in any enterprise requires leveraging data intelligently

Being digital is not just about ‘looking digital’ to the consumer but having insights into the opportunities and threats born from the changing needs.

India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor
Business

India-born Ajit Jain appointed as Berkshire Hathaway VC: Here's all you need to know about Warren Buffett's potential successor

Warren Buffett appointed India-born Ajit Jain as the new vice chairman of Berkshire Hathway's insurance business and elevated him as a director in the company's 14-member board

Vivek Oberoi on his Bollywood journey, being a star kid and the perks, perils of stardom
Entertainment

Vivek Oberoi on his Bollywood journey, being a star kid and the perks, perils of stardom

Vivek Oberoi in a candid chat about his journey in Bollywood, the pros and cons of stardom, being a star child and more

Companies must inform their employees if email accounts are being monitored, says European Court
News & Analysis

Companies must inform their employees if email accounts are being monitored, says European Court

The court concluded that Barbulescu had not been informed in advance of the extent and nature of his employer’s monitoring.

Jaypee Infratech's home buyers stage protest in Noida after company files petition for insolvency
Business

Jaypee Infratech's home buyers stage protest in Noida after company files petition for insolvency

As hundreds of angry home buyers of Jaypee Wish Town staged a protest here, the Noida Authority on Saturday promised to protect the interests of the flat owners, saying a plan is being worked out in this regard

Ram Gopal Varma says underworld did not fund Bollywood; denies nexus between them
Bollywood

Ram Gopal Varma says underworld did not fund Bollywood; denies nexus between them

Ram Gopal Varma says that the underworld at the time of Dawood Ibrahim loved making headlines

Finance Bill: New political funding rules for cos legalises corruption, overrides shareholders’ right
Business

Finance Bill: New political funding rules for cos legalises corruption, overrides shareholders’ right

By allowing companies to not disclose the political party, the government is encouraging secrecy.

Microsoft maybe become first technology company to reach $1 trillion in market value
News & Analysis

Microsoft maybe become first technology company to reach $1 trillion in market value

The $26.2 billion acquisition of LinkedIn can propel technology giant Microsoft to be the first tech company to attain a market value of $1 trillion, an analyst has said.

Startup valuation markdowns explained: How it affects company, investors, employees
Business

Startup valuation markdowns explained: How it affects company, investors, employees

Trying to raise money for and operating your venture post meaningful markdowns is akin to trying to refill and write with a broken (leaking) pen: It is tiring, messy, and irritating to write with such a pen.

Facebook should be treated like a media company, says German Justice Minister
News & Analysis

Facebook should be treated like a media company, says German Justice Minister

Germany's Justice Minister says he believes Facebook Inc. should be treated like a media company rather than a technology platform, suggesting he favours moves to make social media groups criminally liable for failing to remove hate speech.