Microsoft’s Bing to gain as Google kills ‘view image’ button

[KIZLYAr: In this video grab provided by the RU-RTR Russian television a Russian National Guard’s soldier patrols the place outside of the Russian Orthodox Church where shooting took place with bodies of victims covered by white material in Kizlyar, Russia, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack […]

Royal Mint announces 50 pence Beatrix Potter coins

London, Feb 19 : Britain’s Royal Mint announced a series of new 50 pence coins on Monday featuring favourite characters from the famous books by the children’s writer Beatrix Potter. For coin collectors the Royal Mint is offering a special set of the silver-proof coins with the fictional characters shown in colour. Peter Rabbit, Mrs […]

Microsoft’s Bing to gain as Google kills ‘view image’ button

[KIZLYAR: In this video grab provided by the RU-RTR Russian television a group of believers comfort each other after a memorial service in the Russian Orthodox Church in Kizlyar, Russia, Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on churchgoers in Russia’s predominantly Muslim Dagestan region. At least […]

Maharashtra signs Rs 35K-cr deal with rooftop aircraft maker

Mumbai, Feb 19 : The Maharashtra government on Monday cleared the decks for India’s first individual aircraft maker Captain Amol Yadav to set up an indigenous factory for manufacturing 20-seater aircraft in Palghar in a Rs 35,000 crore project, an official said. Yadav created waves in February 2016, when he constructed a small airplane on […]

UP unveils new tourism policy, woos investors with sops

Lucknow, Feb 19 : The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday announced a new tourism policy to increase footfalls as well as investment in the state. Talking to the media about the policy, state Tourism Minister Rita Bahuguna Joshi said both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath were focusing in a big […]

Ficci joins chorus for privatising state-run banks

New Delhi, Feb 19 : Noting that recapitalisation of state-run banks over the last decade has had little impact on improving their health, industry chamber Ficci on Monday called for their privatisation in the interest of creating “a dynamic banking sector” in the country. The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry’s (Ficci) demand […]