H D Kumaraswamy to present Karnataka Budget today: Here is what to expect

Congress president Rahul Gandhi said, “On the eve of the Karnataka Budget, I’m confident our Congress-JDS coalition Government will act on our commitment to waive farmer loans and to make farming more profitable. By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: July 5, 2018 8:33:23 am  Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy had promised that he will […]

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The BJP moved swiftly to give pride of place to 63-year-old Bavaliya — the ailing Parshottam Solanki, minister of state for fisheries, has been its only Koli face. (Express Photo)

In Gujarat, top Congress man joins BJP and vice versa

Kunwarji Bavaliya’s decision to resign as MLA from Jasdan in Rajkot and cross over to the BJP is considered a setback for the Congress since he is also president of the Akhil Bharatiya Koli Samaj, and Kolis constitute a sizeable chunk of the OBC votebase. Written by Gopal Kateshiya, Parimal A Dabhi | Gandhinagar, Rajkot | Updated: July […]

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Kerala: Scientists find Nipah virus in new bat samples

Scientists at the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) have found Nipah virus in fruit bats collected from the well in Kozhikode where the first case was reported. Earlier tests from bats for the same location had tested negative. By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: July 4, 2018 5:16:01 am Scientists at the Indian Council […]

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Reliance Jio PostPaid offer to bring JioFi at Rs 499 after a cashback of Rs 500

tech2 News Staff 02 July, 2018 21:47 IST   Reliance Jio has introduced another offer for its internet hotspot device JioFi. The device is now effectively priced at Rs 499 as compared to the original price of Rs 999. To avail the offer, customers will have to buy a postpaid SIM for the JioFi device and buy it […]

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Badminton: Srikanth, Sindhu lead 20-member squad for Asian Games

TIMESOFINDIA.COM | Jun 27, 2018, 18:30 IST NEW DELHI: With an aim of putting up a great show in the 2018 Asia Games Jakarta, the Badminton Association of India (BAI) has today announced a strong 20-member squad. The men’s team will be led by World No.7 Kidambi Srikanth and World No.13 H.S Prannoy, while the […]

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Airtel tops 4G download speeds in Delhi; MTNL worst for call drops: TRAI

Debashis Sarkar | Gadgets Now | Jun 27, 2018, 02.46PM IST   Airtel offers the maximum 4G mobile internet download speeds in Delhi-NCR region at an average of 8.9Mbps followed by Reliance Jio at 7.3Mbps as per the latest report by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). The telecom regulator had conducted independent drive tests […]

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Passport Seva app: How to apply for a new (or re-issue) passport on mobile

Debashis Sarkar | Gadgets Now | Updated: Jun 27, 2018, 10.23AM IST The government of India has added new features in the “mPassportSeva” app and will now allow citizens to apply for fresh passports from the app itself from anywhere in country. This mobile app was first released on July 11, 2013 and has been […]

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Wi-Fi technology finally gets a security update after 10 years

Gadgets Now Bureau | Jun 27, 2018, 07.00AM IST Every device that connects to a Wi-Fi network has been using the same WP2 security protocol for the last 10 years. Now, Wi-Fi Alliance, an industry body that certifies Wi-Fi enabled gadgets, has now introduced certifications for the new WP3 security protocol. In other words, Wi-Fi […]

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Instagram reportedly redesigns Explore tab: Here’s what’s new

Gadgets Now Bureau | Jun 27, 2018, 07.00AM IST Days after reaching the one-billion users mark, Facebook-owned Instagram has reportedly started rolling out a redesigned Explore tab to its users. While there is no difference in the user interface of the new Explore tab, the recent addition is the presence of topic channels on the […]

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