For illegal construction BMC issues notice to Arjun Kapoor

By | December 29, 2016

Actor Arjun Kapoor has notified by a notice from the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for the illegal construction at his residence in Juhu, Mumbai. The BMC stated that Kapoor had encroached on the terrace of the apartment by constructing a 16-by-36 square feet brick room without prior permission. He has been asked to allow the municipal staff members to demolish… Read More »

To let users pay for parking with phones, Volkswagen buys app

By | December 29, 2016

Volkswagen has acquired Canada based digital payments service provider PayByPhone to let users pay for parking with their smartphone. PayByPhone has a pilot program in London in which license(number) plates are connected with the user accounts and the user will be automatically charged when they leave a parking and a lot. In 2015, Volkswagen bought 92% stake in leading… Read More »

Telangana asks leaders to wear handloom to promote sector

By | December 28, 2016

Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao has asked officials, public representatives and students of all state-run institutions to wear handloom dress at least once a week. The  son of Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, had been meeting MLAs of all political parties on the Winter Session & presenting them a bag of handloom clothes, requesting them to promote the… Read More »

JD(U): We are with PM Narendra Modi on his demonetization drive

By | December 28, 2016

The JD(U) on today said the party supported Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s demonetization move and have not comment on the probes before the completion of 50 days. party MLA Sunil Kumar said, “JD(U) has supported demonetization move in national interest”. Notably, this follows an anti-demonetization meeting that was attended by all opposition parties except the Left, JD(U) and… Read More »

95 cr Indians do not have access to Internet: Study

By | December 27, 2016

India is the second largest Internet user base in the world. But, nearly 95 crore Indians do not have Internet connection, an Assocham-Deloitte study said. This is says cheap Internet & data plans and steadily declining prices of smartphones, the study further said. The government still needs to give incentivise private sector participation and integrate local languages to… Read More »

To probe crimes against women, Government to set up special units

By | December 27, 2016

In the view of the rise in crimes against women, the govt has decided, in the most crime-prone districts to set up 200 special investigating units. The Investigative Units on Crime Against Women will be set up on a 50:50 cost sharing basis with the state government. Besides augmenting state machinery, the units would encourage and aware women… Read More »

As invite goes viral, thousands attend Mexican girl’s party

By | December 27, 2016

Thousands of people were attended the birthday party of 15-year-old Rubi Ibarra Garcia on Monday, after an invite to her quinceanera on a ranch in Mexico went viral this year earlier. Million people read an invite and said they would attend the party, which made headlines when a photographer shared its video invite. In the video, “Everyone is… Read More »