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  • Suzuki Gixxer SF launched in India at Rs 83,889 April 7, 2015

    Suzuki has opened sales of the fully faired Gixxer, the SF in India at Rs 83,889 ex-Delhi. The Suzuki Gixxer SF is available in three colours with the MotoGP edition being priced nearly Rs 2000 more on-road. Suzuki have added a fairing to the very capable Gixxer platform for those who...
  • Samsung packs Boeing 747s with Galaxy S6, S6 Edge smartphones ahead of US launch March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Samsung is packing several Boeing 747s with its latest Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge smartphones ahead of their launch in the US. Although the official consumer rollout in the US is scheduled for April 10, T-Mobile pre-orders started shipping last week. The latest smartphones were unveiled at this month's...
  • LG's next flagship G4 smartphone likely to be unveiled on April 28 March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: LG has sent out invites for its April 28 and 29 event in which it could unveil its next flagship G smartphone. The invite goes with the tagline, "See the Great. Feel the Great," with added emphasis on the alphabet 'G' as used in the company's G series...
  • By reservation only: Apple not to sell Apple Watch to walk-in customers at launch March 30, 2015

    New Delhi: As Apple's latest wearable product- Apple Watch- is being geared up for its consumer launch on April 24, the company is reportedly restricting its purchase only to those who have made prior reservations for the launch event. Pre-sales of the smartwatch will begin on April 10 and first...
  • Hyundai i20 Active crossover launched in India at Rs 6.38 lakh onwards March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: The i20 Active, a crossover-styled vehicle based on the Elite i20, has been launched in India at prices (ex-showroom Delhi) starting at Rs 6.38 lakh for the petrol variants and Rs 7.63 lakh for the diesel options. The i20 Active boasts a higher ground clearance, a more rugged...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan to launch trailer of Vidhu Vinod Chopra's 'Broken Horses' March 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan will share the stage to launch the trailer of Vidhu Vinod Chopra's maiden Hollywood venture 'Broken Horses'. The thriller has been written, directed and produced by Chopra. Fox Star Studios is distributing and marketing the film in India. The trailer will be released tomorrow. "I am...
  • PM Modi to launch scheme for analysing soil of farms February 17, 2015

    Jaipur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch a nationwide scheme to analyse the soil of farms in the country scientifically, on February 19 from Sriganganagar district of Rajasthan. The 'Soil Health Card' scheme will be launched in a rally from Suratgarh town of Sriganganagar under which farmers of the country will...
  • Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: Chetan Bhagat says Anna Hazare's 'class' has 'placed'; feels that joining politics will make him lose his independence January 25, 2015

    Jaipur: Be it the cold Sunday morning or the throng of people piling in to hear popular Indian writer Chetan Bhagat, the mood at the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival was energetic. Dressed in a black velvet bandhgala suit and sporting a distinct salt-and-pepper look, Bhagat was in conversation with Meru Gokhale...
  • India successfully tests 1,000-kg glide bomb December 19, 2014

    Bhubaneswar: India on Friday tested an indigenously developed 1,000-kg glide bomb, with a top official saying the country can now launch heavy bombs for delivery up to 100 km away with high precision. The bomb designed and developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) was dropped by an Indian Air...
  • The biggest car launches of 2014 December 18, 2014

    The year 2014 that began with the biennial automotive show witnessed the launch of a wide range of cars targeted at masses. While Maruti launched its first new sedan car in seven years, Honda introduced its first MPV in 2014. Here is our list of the biggest car launches of...
  • Watch: Live webcast of ISRO GSLV Mark-III launch December 18, 2014

    Sriharikota: It is a big day for the Indian space Research Organisation as it takes its next step towards putting a man in space. India's heaviest rocket, the GSLV-3, is expected to blast off at 9:30 am from Sriharikota on Thursday. ...
  • Launch of GSAT-16 deferred for the second time December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The launch of India's latest communication satellite GSAT-16 has been deferred for the second time in a week's time. It was scheduled to be launched early on Saturday from Kourou in French Guiana. In the earlier occasion, ISRO had on Thursday night announced that the satellite's Friday launch was...
  • GSAT-16 rescheduled for launch on Saturday December 5, 2014

    Bengaluru: India's latest communication satellite GSAT-16 will be launched early on Saturday from Kourou in French Guiana after it was deferred due to inclement weather at the launch base, ISRO said on Friday. "Launch is rescheduled on early morning of Dec 06, at 02:09 hrs (IST) from French Guiana," Indian Space...
  • The new Porsche Cayenne launched in India at Rs 1.02 crore onwards December 2, 2014

    Porsche India has launched the updated Cayenne ahead of its scheduled 2015 arrival in showrooms. The 2015 Porsche Cayenne range starts from Rs 1.02 crore and goes all the way up to Rs 1.74 crore, ex-Maharashtra. The new Cayenne has its headlamps and tail lamps designed differently from the outgoing one....
  • Xiaomi's 5.5-inch Redmi Note to be launched in India on November 24; likely to be priced at Rs 9,999 November 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Xiaomi is finally bringing the Redmi Note smartphone to India. The company is all set to launch the 5.5-inch Redmi Note in India on November 24, Monday. The phone was unveiled - alongside the Redmi 1S and Mi 3 - in India back in July. The 5.5-inch Redmi Note...
  • London: Sachin Tendulkar gives insights into his book 'Playing it my way' November 15, 2014

    During the book tour for his autobiography "Playing it my way" in London, cricketer Sachin Tendulkar said that this book has many facets of his life which have never been written or talked about earlier including his "personal life with Anjali." ...
  • Need to thank K.V Anand for adjusting his dates for 'Shamitabh': Dhanush November 10, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Dhanush, who recently completed shooting for R. Balakrishnan-directed 'Shamitabh', Sunday said that he could be part of the project because filmmaker K.V Anand allowed him to take out time to shoot for it while working on his upcoming Tamil film 'Anegan'. "I was working on 'Anegan' when I got...
  • Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II facelift launched in India at Rs 4.5 crore November 7, 2014

    Rolls-Royce has launched the new Ghost Series II in India at Rs 4.5 crore ex-showroom. The refresh done to the new car is subtle as seen when the car was first showcased at the Geneva Auto Show this year. The changes on the outside, which are more 'blink and miss', ...
  • Russia successfully test-fires new intercontinental ballistic nuclear missile Bulava October 30, 2014

    Moscow: The Russian Navy has successfully test-fired a new intercontinental ballistic missile, proving its reliability after a long and troublesome development. The Defense Ministry said that the Yuri Dolgoruky nuclear submarine test-fired a Bulava missile from an underwater position in the Barents Sea on Thursday. The missile's warheads successfully reached designated...
  • Snapshot: Supermodel Naomi Campbell turns heads in a black sari as she attends a launch event October 25, 2014

    She has worn several outfits, and donned varied looks. But there is no denying the fact that Naomi Campbell turned heads when she turned up in a desi avatar to launch Charlotte Olympia's newest collection of handbags. The gorgeous model, who wore the Indian outfit in 2009 when she sashayed...
  • China's most advanced space launch centre to start work soon October 18, 2014

    Beijing: China has completed construction of its most advanced space launch centre, designed to handle next generation rockets and space station modules, and it will be operational soon. Work at the Wenchang Satellite Launch Centre in Hainan province, which is the fourth but the most advanced rocket launch centre, has...
  • Apple fans rush to collect their iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus October 18, 2014

    The wait has finally ended. The much awaited Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have finally arrived in India. Excited Apple fans thronged retail outlets across the country to get their hands on Apple's latest smartphones. ...
  • Chetan Bhagat takes on the 'English types' as critics outrage over crass 'Deti hai to de varna kat le' line from 'Half Girlfriend' October 9, 2014

    Chetan Bhagat's new book - Half Girlfriend - was launched on October 1, 2014. Within a couple of days, social media was abuzz with a line from the book, poking fun at its 'crassness' and it being in Hindi in an English book. 'Deti hai to de varna kat le' was...
  • PM's ambitious Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana to be unveiled on Saturday October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the ambitious 'Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana' aimed to ensure holistic development of identified gram panchayats on Saturday (October 11), the birth anniversary of socialist stalwart Jay Prakash Narayan. PM had announced the scheme during his address on Independence Day from the ramparts...
  • Indian navigational satellite's launch postponed October 6, 2014

    Chennai: The launch of India's third navigational satellite IRNSS-1C has been postponed by a week, the Indian space agency said on Monday. In a posting on its Facebook page, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said: "Due to an observation in the telemetry system, the launch has been postponed for a...
  • 'Make in India' launch: As it happened September 25, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the 'Make In India' campaign in the national capital on Thursday. The campaign is expected to give a collective thrust to manufacturing in India and will seek greater foreign investment in the country. ...