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  Technology   Mobiles & Tabs  17 Aug 2018

Technology, Mobiles tabs, 17 Aug 2018

SC asks Kalanithi Maran to face trial in telephone exchange case

In his appeal, Kalanithi Maran said the HC had allowed CBI’s appeal without affording an opportunity of hearing the matter on merits.

17 Aug 2018 9:24 PM

Angry Birds maker Rovio's games get sales boost

Rovio’s current top title “Angry Birds 2” generates almost half of the company’s game income.

17 Aug 2018 8:54 PM

Relief from across India pours in for Kerala as state reels under deadly floods

324 people have died and over 2 lakh have been rendered homeless as Kerala encounters worst floods in 100 years.

17 Aug 2018 8:53 PM

Mothers facing stress during pregnancy may expose girls as young as 2 to depression

It may happen because women of all ages are more likely to internalise emotions as compared to males.

17 Aug 2018 8:44 PM

Of floating furniture, sleepless nights in Kerala's Palakkad: A journalist's account

The flower garden which my mother had lovingly nurtured, even planting a now-thriving Christmas tree, was swamped. 

17 Aug 2018 8:18 PM


Early scores exhibit poor results for Snapdragon 850 on Windows 10 laptops

Benchmark scores have hinted towards not major gains over the Snapdragon 835-powered laptops.

17 Aug 2018 8:00 PM

User spotted with the upcoming Google Pixel 3 XL

Google Pixel duo is one of those series of smartphones which start acquiring the headlines days before they are launched.

17 Aug 2018 8:00 PM

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in all holy rivers of Uttar Pradesh

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced this was being done because Uttar Pradesh was Vajpayee's ‘karmabhoomi' - the land of action.

17 Aug 2018 7:36 PM

New display coating to shield from ugly fingerprints

The coating is meant to reduce fingerprints and smudges on glass.

17 Aug 2018 7:27 PM

Galaxy Note 9's first update is already out!

The update adds more option to the company's impressive Super Slo-Mo feature.

17 Aug 2018 7:05 PM


‘Eloquent’ supporter of Tibetans: Dalai Lama mourns Atal Bihari Vajpayee

In a letter to Vajpayee's foster daughter, Dalai Lama said with his passing away, India has lost an eminent national leader.

17 Aug 2018 6:53 PM

Honor 10 awarded ‘Best Lifestyle phone’, Nokia 7 Plus Best Consumer Smartphone

The EISA also picked up the Huawei P20 Pro as the Best Smartphone for 2018-19.

17 Aug 2018 6:50 PM

NGT will decide on Vedanta’s plant in Tuticorin: Supreme Court

SC refused to hear TN govt plea against NGT order allowing Vedanta access to administrative unit inside closed Sterlite plant at Tuticorin.

17 Aug 2018 6:46 PM

MSMEs export hit more by GST issues than note ban: report

The growth in credit to MSMEs has recovered since the lows of late 2017 to reach the mid-2015 level.

17 Aug 2018 6:43 PM

Traders shut shops to pay homage to Atal Bihari Vajpayee

In Delhi all major wholesale and retail markets were closed and the markets wore a deserted look.

17 Aug 2018 6:35 PM


Imran Khan is Pakistan's new PM, will take oath tomorrow

Khan, 65, the chairman of PTI, secured 176 votes while his only rival and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz chief Sharif got 96 votes.

17 Aug 2018 6:30 PM

Air India pilots threaten to stop operations on flying allowance dues

ICPA represent over 700 pilots of the airline's Airbus 320 family fleet.

17 Aug 2018 6:26 PM

Chinese woman shocked to find dead crocodile in package after ordering supplements

While the package was sent to the wrong address, the company said that the creatures were alive when sent but couldn’t survive.

17 Aug 2018 5:57 PM

Navjot Singh Sidhu arrives in Pak to attend Imran Khan's oath-taking ceremony 

Sidhu arrived in Lahore via Wagah border from where he will travel to Islamabad to attend Khan's swearing-in scheduled for tomorrow. 

17 Aug 2018 5:57 PM

Supertech to invest Rs 800 cr on construction; to deliver 10,000 flats

Noida-based firm is also eyeing its sales booking to rise to Rs 3,000 crore.

17 Aug 2018 5:41 PM