No more free? Jio TV, Jio Music, other Jio apps could soon charge you for content: What Reliance is planning

September 29, 2018

Reliance Jio kicked off a new segment of telecom subscribers that have grown to rely heavily on the apps that provide them free access as a part of the data recharge. The Jio apps such as Jio TV, Jio Music, Jio Cinema, and Jio Mags are offered to the Jio customers, basically, free of cost. However, a new report suggests that Reliance Jio could be mulling to introduce the freemium…

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Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale Dates Revealed, Here’s What You Can Expect

September 29, 2018

The Amazon sale dates have been announced soon after Flipkart revealed its next Big Billion Days sale will run from October 10 to October 14. To nobody’s surprise, the upcoming Amazon Great Indian Festival sale begins on October 10, though it will conclude a day later, on October 15. The Amazon sale will start on October 10 at 12am IST and end on October 15 11.59pm IST. As is the…

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro With Four Cameras, Display Notch Launched: Price, Specifications, Features

September 29, 2018

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro has become official, with the Chinese phone maker announcing the latest mid-range smartphone in Thailand. Successor to Redmi Note 5 Pro, the new Redmi Note 6 Pro comes with key upgrades such as dual selfie camera setup, a 19:9 display with a notch, upgraded rear camera sensors, a slightly bigger display, and AI-based features. However, the processor powering the Redmi Note 6 Pro – Snapdragon 636 –…

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What Rise In Small Savings Scheme Interest Rates Means For You

September 29, 2018

October this year not only signals the advent of the festive season but also promises to give you better returns on your savings. How? Well, the government has recently raised interest rates on small savings schemes such as fixed deposits (FD) and recurring deposits (RD), up to 0.4 per cent or 40 basis points for the period from October 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018. This means that small saving scheme investors will get…

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Your Facebook friends may be hurting you unintentionally: Study

September 28, 2018

Your Facebook friends may be harming you without intending to, say scientists who found that social media sites often make users feel left out and more vulnerable to advertising messages. The study, published in the journal Social Science Computer Review, took a critical look at Facebook and the peculiarities of the systems on which similar sites operate. At a glance, the posts at the centre of the study seem harmless. Users open…

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India’s IMPS tops payment services index

September 28, 2018

Country’s real-time money transfer platform, IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) has been rated the highest in a global payments innovation index built by FIS 5 – Rating for IMPS, second time in a row 4+ – Rating for Australia’s New Payments Platform (NPP), which went live in February 2018 4+ – Rating for Singapore’s Fast and Secure Transfers (FAST) service 4+ or 4 – Rating twelve other programmes in this year’s…

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PNB Board Approves Rs. 5,431-Crore Capital Infusion From Government

September 28, 2018

New Delhi: State-run Punjab National Bank’s board on Thursday approved a proposal for capital infusion of Rs. 5,431 crore from the central government by way of preferential issue of equity shares. Following the board meeting, the PNB said in a regulatory filing that the capital infusion by the Centre would be through the preferential allotment of the bank’s equity shares at a price determined as per Sebi regulations. Sebi or Securities…

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I-T raids at RJD MLA’s premises who was involved in construction of Lalu’s mall

September 27, 2018

PATNA: Income tax officials on Wednesday conducted raids at number of premises of RJD MLA Syed Abu Dojana whose company- the Meridian Construction (India) Private Ltd- was engaged in construction of Bihar’s biggest shopping mall on a three-acre plot of land belonging to Lalu Prasad’s family. The plot which has now been attached by the Enforcement Directorate, came into controversy after a CBI probe revealed that the costly plot was given…

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SBI Instant Money Transfer Facility: Features, Service Charges, Transaction Limits

September 27, 2018

If you want to make instant transfers across distances, SBI has an instant solution. SBI or State Bank of India, the largest lender of the country with 22,500 branches in India and 59,000 ATMs offers a facility of instant money transfer (IMT) via which you can transfer money instantly to any receiver. He/ she can receive it without a debit card. Only the beneficiary’s mobile number, name and address are…

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How To To Use Credit Cards Wisely: 5 Things To Know

September 27, 2018

Banks today provide several types of credit cards that offer different features. From lifestyle- or entertainment-focused credit cards, wherein the credit card user earns reward points and discounts on movie tickets, or gets deals on shopping of apparels, to credit cards aimed at fuel purchases, which offer benefits on purchase of petrol or diesel using the card, credit cards now offer a variety of benefits. However, the user must have a clear…

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Railways Act May Include A Provision To Check Online Ticketing Frauds, Say Sources

September 27, 2018

Against the backdrop of online ticketing scams, railways is mulling an amendment to the Railways Act, 1989 to include a provision of penalising those committing e-ticketing frauds, sources said. The proposed amendment has suggested a fine of more than Rs. two lakh for the offence, the sources said. The proposal, however, has not suggested an increase in the three year jail term for those convicted. “Cases of such frauds have…

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Baby doll Sunny Leone is the perfect blend of cuteness and hotness in a shimmer skirt – see photos

September 26, 2018

It is not for nothing that Sunny Leone is known as the ‘baby doll’ of Bollywood. We just stumbled upon a pic of Sunny in which she was dressed quite cutely and while she was looking adorable in her outfit, the fact that she looks equally hot, cannot be denied. The Laila of B-town is currently on a promotion spree for the second season of her hit web-series Karenjit Kaur:…

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