Patanjali targets 150 percent growth in 2016-17

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 14:38

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Patanjali Ayurved is expecting 150 percent growth in 2016-17, reaching an over Rs.10,000 crore turnover in the current fiscal, its founder yoga guru Ramdev said here on Tuesday.


One-touch photo sharing soon on Facebook?

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 13:42

New York, April 26 (IANS) Developers at the social media giant Facebook are reportedly working on a stand-alone camera app with a big live-streaming component for users to easily click and share more photos and videos, a media report said.


Morgan Stanley pegs Jio revenues at $1 bn in 2016-17

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 12:48

Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Expecting Reliance Jio to launch its 4G services over the next 3-9 months after an investment to date of over $19 billion, Morgan Stanley expects the retail-to-refining major to log revenues of $1 billion from the telecom business this financial year.


LeEco to set up manufacturing, research unit in India

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 11:14

Beijing, April 26 (IANS) In a fillip to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make in India and Digital India initiatives, Chinese internet and technology conglomerate LeEco is eyeing a manufacturing base along with research and development centres in the country, the company's vice chairman and co-founder has said.


Can Vivo v3 Max take on mighty Xiaomi's Mi 5? (Tech Review)

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 10:40

New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) In an era of flagship smartphones, Vivo v3 Max -- the Chinese smartphone maker Vivo's flagship device -- can be your choice if you do not want to splurge and yet obtain something that offers you a decent look and feel with a powerful battery.


Key Indian equity indices open lower on Tuesday

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 09:22

Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Key Indian equity indices opened lower on Tuesday in line with peers in other markets across the globe, notably due to caution before the meetings of the central banks of the US and Japan this week.


Gold up ahead of Fed meeting

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 08:24

Chicago, April 26 (IANS) Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Monday ahead of the US Federal Reserve's April Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting.


Nepalese PM inaugurates Travel Year

Tue, 04/26/2016 - 01:40

Kathmandu, April 26 (IANS) Nepal on Monday formally launched "Ghumphir Barsa 2073" or Travel Year based on Nepal calendar year 2073 BS (Bikram Sambat) that began on April 13 in order to promote domestic tourism.


ABB India net up by 35.22 percent in Q1

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 23:16

Bengaluru, April 25 (IANS) Power and automation technology company ABB India, which follows a calendar year financial cycle, on Monday said it posted a rise of 35.22 percent in its net profit for the quarter ending March 31, 2016, at Rs.70.98 crore, against Rs.52.49 crore in the corresponding quarter of last year.


ICMR, Sun Pharma come together to eradicate malaria

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 22:56

New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Monday announced it will collaborate with Sun Pharma to initiate research for malaria eradication and other innovative programmes related to it.