2019 Tata Hexa Launched; Dual Tone Roof Now On Offer

The prices of the 2019 Tata Hexa remain unchanged It’s been 2 years since the launch of the Hexa and the company has now launched an updated version of the SUV. The 2019 Hexa sees no changes in price and still starts from ₹ 12.99 lakh going all the way up to ₹ 18.16 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). There are no cosmetic changes made to the car either and neither are there any mechanical changes. The Tata Hexa gets a 2.2-litre VARICOR diesel engine in two states of tune. The VARICOR 320 produces…

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One in six American adults now wear a computer on their wrist

The days of smartwatches as niche devices might be over, at least in the US. The NPD Group estimated that smartwatch sales jumped 61 percent in the 12-month span ending in November 2018. That’s no mean feat when some companies scaled back their efforts or quit the field entirely. The analyst firm also determined that 16 percent of American adults, or about a sixth of the group, now own smartwatches. There’s a good possibility that you’ll see someone with a smartwatch if you walk down the street, to put it differently. It was mostly…

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Company makes staff crawl on street as punishment in China, video is viral

A company’s bizarre punishment for employees who couldn’t meet the targets set out for them has left many on the Internet in shock. Videos circulating online show employees of the company being forced to crawl on a busy street as punishment for not achieving their year-end targets. The clips have gone viral and collected a ton a reactions from netizens. The incident took place in Zaozhuang, China’s Shandong Province on January 14. The video shows women, who reportedly work for a company that sells beauty products, crawling down a busy…

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74-year-old Sikh model features on billboards at Times Square

A 74-year-old Sikh model, Pritam Singh, has made it to the massive billboards at Times Square in New York, making his community and Indians proud all over the world. He can be seen endorsing Dollar Shave Club, a California-based company that deals in the men’s grooming products, reported American Bazaar Online. Pritam, who lives in Northridge, California, appears in the company’s new commercial for beard oil and according to the reports, the company chose a Sikh over any other person to show the diversity in the country. “Beard oil because…

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Amazon India, Flipkart Republic Day sales: Top offers, discounts on smartphones, other devices

Republic Day sales on Amazon India and Flipkart are now alive and will continue for up to five days. Both e-commerce platforms are offering discounts on products across different categories. Flipkart’s Republic Day sale will continue for three days till January 22. On Amazon India, buyers can shop for five days till January 25. Both Amazon India and Flipkart are offering products at competitive prices with discounts and other deals. We take a look at the top deals and offers for smartphones, laptops and more on Flipkart and Amazon India.…

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Mukesh Ambani outlines his plan to take on Amazon, Walmart in India

Reliance Industries Ltd. will roll out its online shopping platform to 1.2 million retailers and store-owners in India, starting on an ambitious plan to take on Amazon.com Inc. and Walmart Inc.’s Flipkart on its home turf. Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest man, intends to take on the world’s largest retailers by combining his Jio telecom service, mobile devices and a vast physical retail network. A new offline-to-online platform will probably be launched in 12 to 18 months across the country, according to people familiar with the matter, who asked not to…

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Modern economics needs to be based on Gandhian model of economics, says former vice-chancellor of Gujarat University at SPPU

Revisiting Mahatma Gandhi’s words which say that‘Economics is untrue which ignores or disregards moral values’, Prof Sudarshan Iyengar, former vice-chancellor of Gujarat University asserted that modern economics needs to be based on the Gandhian model of economics. He was speaking at a colloquium programme organised by the Savitribai Phule Pune University on Friday at the university campus. Iyengar said, “Modern economics teaches us to maximise the use with minimum resources. However, Mahatma Gandhi urged everyone to limit the wants. In modern economics, the biggest mistake that modern economic science has…

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IAS officer B Chandrakala, a rage on social media for her videos, raided in UP mining scam

B Chandrakala, the 38-year-old IAS officer from Uttar Pradesh made headline news on Saturday when CBI teams raided her houses in Uttar Pradesh and Telangana as part of its probe into the politically-sensitive UP’s mining scam. It appeared to be an irony. The 2008 batch IAS officer was best known for taking action against her subordinates, mostly due to the widely-circulated videos of the officer going out on surprise inspections and pulling up civic officials, sometimes over lack of quality in building material and at others, some lack of sanitation.…

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