Policybazaar today accounts for half of all life insurance sales in the country, attracting nearly 1.5 million visitors each month to pick and choose from a line-up of insurers
Xiaomi is planning to double the number of physical stores. While talking to bloggers in Bengaluru, the India head of Xiaomi, Manu Jain, said the company is in discussion with Airte... »
Eminent scientist and former President of India APJ Abdul Kalam has made a pitch for laying optical fibre for transmitting data along with power lines to help achieve India’s digital vision.
How do you find lesbians in 19th-century London? For her first book Tipping the Velvet, three-time Man Booker Prize nominee Sarah Waters went looking for women cross-dressers in police and... »
The Book of Strange New Things is well titled. What things? you may ask. How new? What do you mean ‘strange’? Answering any such question about Michel Faber’s latest magnum opus would neces... »
Smooth. That is the word that comes to mind as the 10-tonne truck pulls away from the kerb with a barely audible hum, accelerates noiselessly and settles down to a steady speed. And all this with... »
A kindergarten teacher finishes her talk to the children, whips out her smart phone, and indicates on an app that a particular lesson is done for the day. The message goes out to all the parents a... »
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Volkswagen is on track to overtaking Toyota as the world’s largest carmaker by the end of this calendar.
The two were neck and neck in 2014 with the Japanese automaker reporting sales of... »
IT services and solutions company UST Global has announced a partnership with Pneuron Corporation to better address today’s distributed data and analytics challenges of speed and cost. U... »