Back in Goa, Parrikar will have to prove himself again, win back confidence

By Mayabhushan Nagvenkar Panaji, June 15 : Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar is back at the helm in the state after a four month hospital stay but now faces a litany of chaos. Much of it stems from inertia caused by the absence of a decision-maker and some from the unending squabbles between partners in […]

Why smartphone dual-branding won’t work in India

By Nishant Arora New Delhi, April 30 : In the ever-evolving world of smartphones, a few mobile handset makers have been tempted to launch two or even multiple brands in order to gain a larger chunk of the market or create a presence across price segments. The approach has so far worked in some countries […]

Why smartphone dual-branding won’t work in India

By Nishant Arora New Delhi, April 30 : In the ever-evolving world of smartphones, a few mobile handset makers have been tempted to launch two or even multiple brands in order to gain a larger chunk of the market or create a presence across price segments. The approach has so far worked in some countries […]

Will there be a Yechury-Vijayan showdown at 22nd CPI-M party Congress?

By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, April 18 : Having won the first round in the battle for supremacy in the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan is unlikely let slip his advantage as he takes on party General Secretary Sitaram Yechury at the 22nd party Congress, which began in Hyderabad on Wednesday. […]

Core mobile gamers to propel PC gaming market in India

By Nishant Arora New Delhi, April 16 : If you belong to the generation that played platform games like “Mario”, “Street Fighter” and “Pacman” in the nineties — bunking classes and hiding from parents who fumed at your late arrivals — you will probably be more tolerant of today’s kids playing games on smartphones, laptops […]