• Ola goes big on campus hiring this year
  • GST non-filers face cancellation of registration
  • Airtel Digital TV New Users Will Get 30 Days of Subscription at No Extra Cost
  • Bank deposits to get more doubly safer now: FRDI
  • Using Aadhaar for Bank Account Opening: Heres’ what Modi govt says

Ola goes big on campus hiring this year

The company plans to hire about 150 students across campuses — a two-fold jump over last year — and has begun engaging with colleges to set up workshops, leadership talks, and internship programs, a top executive told ET. “Ola is now gearing up to be an inclusive organization…and this is also one of the biggest HR challenges that we have today, where we have experienced folks and young people working…

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GST non-filers face cancellation of registration

New Delhi: The government is set to crack the whip on GST non-filers with plans afoot to cancel registration of repeat offenders. Amid lower-than-expected GST collection in the past few months of the current fiscal, the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has directed zonal offices to go tough on non-filers. Accordingly, the Mumbai office of the Principal Chief Commissioner of GST and Central Excise has issued directives…

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Airtel Digital TV New Users Will Get 30 Days of Subscription at No Extra Cost

Airtel Digital TV has come up with unique offers for the new DTH customers who’re looking to join the DTH operator. Similar to Dish TV, Airtel Digital TV also started providing 30 days or one month of free service to the new users. Furthermore, the DTH operator also says it will waive off installation charges as well. But there will be additional engineer charges which customers should take care of when…

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Bank deposits to get more doubly safer now: FRDI

The government is considering raising the insurance cover for bank deposits to anywhere between Rs 2 lakh and Rs 3 lakh from the current level of Rs 1 lakh under a modified Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) law, a source told FE. The finance ministry is also debating whether the minimum insured amount can be allowed to be withdrawn by the depositors of a troubled bank even when it…

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Bluetooth devices may leak your secrets due to design flaw

Be it a fitness tracker, smartwatch, smart speaker or smart home assistant, the way Bluetooth devices communicate with the mobile apps leaves room for hackers to steal sensitive personal information, new research has found. An inherent design flaw makes mobile apps that work with Bluetooth Low Energy devices vulnerable to hacking, said the study described at the Association for Computing Machinery’s Conference on Computer and Communications Security held in London…

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Disney to roll out Disney Plus streaming service in India by May next year

On-demand video streaming service market is booming in India. Be it national or international firms, everyone wants to own a piece of the India pie. Next in line is Walt Disney which plans to launch its premium streaming service Disney Plus in the country within the next six months. It also plans to introduce Star India-owned Hotstar with Disney plus catalogue to Indonesia and Malaysia among other Southeast Asian nations,…

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Instagram is now testing hiding ‘likes’ count globally, including India

Instagram’s has announced that it will start hiding likes on posts globally, including in India as well. It had started by hiding likes in Canada in May this year, but the company is now expanding this experiment globally. Instagram had announced the hiding of likes in the US market last week. Instagram is calling this the ‘Private Like Counts’ tests, where others will not be able to see how many…

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Using Aadhaar for Bank Account Opening: Heres’ what Modi govt says

Aadhaar for Bank Account Opening: The Government today clarified that norms of Aadhaar KYC have been eased for opening of bank account and not for the change of address in Aadhaar. The Department of Revenue (DoR), Ministry of Finance said this today while clarifying on Aadhaar KYC use with reference to its notification dated 13.11.2019 on amendment to the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Rules, 2005. The DoR said…

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Amazon Apple Days sale, Oppo Fantastic Days now live: All the offers and discounts to note

Amazon has announced that it will be holding two sales, Apple Days and Oppo Fantastic Days. The Oppo sale will go on till November 15, whereas, the Apple sale will be live till November 17. During the sales, the company will be offering consumers offers on smartphones, smartwatches, accessories, laptops and tablets. Within the Apple Days sale, apart from the direct discounts, the HDFC Bank customers will be offered a…

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Facebook Removes 5.4 Billion Fake Accounts

Facebook on Wednesday said it has taken down some 5.4 billion fake accounts this year in a sign of the persistent battle on social media against manipulation and misinformation. Amid growing efforts to create fraudulent accounts, Facebook said it has stepped up its defenses and often removes the accounts within minutes of their being created. “We have improved our ability to detect and block attempts to create fake, abusive accounts,”…

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On 1st anniversary, Deepika Padukone wears saree to Tirupati, gifted on wedding last year

Bollywood power couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are celebrating their first wedding anniversary today. The duo, who is keeping the celebrations close-knit, were snapped at the Tirumala Venkateswara Temple in Tirupati earlier today. Both Deepika and Ranveer were dressed in traditional wear. While Deepika looked beyond beautiful in a traditional kanjivaram saree, Ranveer complimented her in a matching bandhgala. But it’s Deepika’s choice of outfit that demands your attention….

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