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  • Watch the final trailer of 'X-Men: Days Of Future Past' 16-04-2014 03:54 PM

    The final trailer of 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' has been released and it promises to be the biggest and best of all the other trailer. The trailer shows Wolverine travel back in time to round up the mutants' younger selves. The star-studded promo also features Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy,...
  • 2014 Jaguar XJ bookings begin in India 07-04-2014 05:04 PM

    Jaguar India is wasting no time in grabbing a share of the luxury market. It has started accepting bookings for its flagship model - the 2014 Jaguar XJ. The price for this model has not been disclosed but the booking amount has been fixed at Rs 5,00,000, with deliveries set...
  • Advanced Supersonic BrahMos Missile successfully test fired from Pokhran 07-04-2014 03:11 PM

    Army on Monday successfully test fired an advanced version of 290 km range supersonic cruise missile BrahMos as part of a user trial at Pokhran test range in Rajasthan. The missile was launched by a mobile autonomous launcher deployed in full configuration with mobile command post at the ranges. "The...
  • Indian rocket carrying navigation satellite blasts off 04-04-2014 06:43 PM

    An Indian rocket carrying the country's second navigation satellite - IRNSS-1B - on Friday blasted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikotain Andhra Pradesh. Exactly at 5.14 p.m., the rocket - Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C24 (PSLV-C24) standing around 44.4 metres tall and weighing around 320 tonnes - tore...
  • 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe launched in India at Rs 1.75 crore 03-04-2014 12:21 PM

    BMW India has launched the 2014 M6 Gran Coupe at Rs 1,75,40,000 pan India. The M6 is the petrol-powered performance oriented variant of the 6 Series Gran Coupe and is now the flagship model in the M series. As is the case with most M variants, the BMW M6 Gran...
  • Audi to start selling A3 sedan in India from mid-2014 23-03-2014 02:44 PM

    Ingolstadt: German luxury auto brand Audi will begin selling its premium A3 Sedan in India from middle of the year and the much-awaited car will be rolled out from the company's production facility in Aurangabad. The brand with the four rings said it has decided to assemble A3 in India...
  • 2014 Renault Fluence to be launched in India on March 19 15-03-2014 11:43 AM

    Renault showcased the new 2014 Fluence at this year's Auto Expo. The company has already begun production of the car at its Chennai facility based in Oragadam. The car will hit showrooms by March 19. The new Fluence will be available in E2 and E4 trims with a diesel motor....
  • Samsung Galaxy S5 could get off to a slow start in its home market 10-03-2014 06:06 PM

    Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co's Galaxy S5 smartphone could get off to a slow start in South Korea as the flagship's launch next month will coincide with a 45-day ban on local carriers selling phones, analysts said. Samsung plans to start global sales of the S5 on April 11, with South...
  • Nokia expected to launch its Android-based Nokia X phones in India on Monday; likely to be priced at Rs 8,500 onwards 10-03-2014 10:07 AM

    Update: Nokia X, Nokia's Android smartphone, launched in India at Rs 8,599 New Delhi: Nokia is highly expected to announce the launch of its new family of Android-based smartphones - the Nokia X series of phones - in India on Monday. The first three phones in the family - the...
  • Bollywood's Baadshah SRK and Thalaiva Rajinikanth come together for 'Kochadaiyaan' music launch 09-03-2014 04:00 PM

    Fans went berserk as Shah Rukh Khan and Rajinikanth shared the same stage at the audio launch of latter's forthcoming film 'Kochadaiyaan'. The film, which has been in the making for a long time, has Rajinikanth, Deepika Padukone and Jackie Shroff in key roles. The audio launch also had composer...
  • Bajaj Discover 125 launched in India at Rs 48,000 09-03-2014 11:37 AM

    Bajaj has launched the all-new Discover 125 in India at Rs 48,000 (ex-showroom Delhi). The motorcycle gets a 124.6cc 4-valve engine with the twin spark DTS-i technology. The engine makes 11.5PS of power and 10.8Nm of torque and boasts a fuel economy of 76kmpl. The fuel tank capacity is 9.5l....
  • Vespa S launched in India at Rs 75,500 05-03-2014 01:15 PM

    Piaggio has launched the Vespa S in India. The scooter is priced at Rs 75,500 (ex-showroom), although the manufacturer have not officially announced anything. The premium Vespa is now the costliest scooter in the country and was showcased at the recently concluded Auto Expo 2014. Bookings for this scooter started...
  • South Korea sees North Korea's missile launch as provocative 28-02-2014 02:06 PM

    South Korea's defence ministry on Friday said a missile launch by North Korea on Thursday can be seen as "intended provocation". "What North Korea fired off Thursday was seen as missiles of Scud type given the trajectory and speed of the missiles," Kim Min-seok, South Korea's defence ministry spokesman said...
  • Remember the climate change satellite Shah Rukh Khan was working on in Swades? NASA actually launched it this morning 28-02-2014 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: It's been a decade since Shah Rukh Khan's 'Swades' hit the screens and his character Mohan Bhargava, a project manager at Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Core Observatory with NASA hit the right chord with the audiences. In 'Swades', Shah Rukh worked with a department called GPM which is...
  • Vespa S to cost Rs 82,868; official launch on March 4 26-02-2014 05:32 PM

    Vespa showcased the retro Vespa S at the Auto Expo 2014, and we had told you that the company will launch the scooter in India soon. The company has now confirmed March 4 as its launch date in India. The Vespa S scooters have started arriving at dealerships and bookings...
  • Gear Fit: Samsung launches fitness gadget with curved screen 25-02-2014 01:32 AM

    For all the news on Samsung Galaxy S5 click here New Delhi: Alongside the Galaxy S5 launch, Samsung also unveiled a new fitness band, demonstrating how the battleground for innovation is shifting from the hand to the wrist. The Samsung Gear Fit, also targeting the fitness sector, has a 1.84-inch...
  • Samsung unveils Galaxy S5: 5.1-inch display, 16MP camera, fingerprint sensor 25-02-2014 01:04 AM

    For all the news on Samsung Galaxy S5 click here New Delhi: Samsung announced the fifth generation of the Galaxy S series, the Galaxy S5, which, the company claims, combines an advanced camera, the fast network connectivity, dedicated fitness tools and device protection features. The Galaxy S5, successor to the...
  • MWC 2014: Countdown to the Samsung 'Galaxy S5' launch begins 24-02-2014 09:43 PM

    Barcelona: Sony unveiled a new waterproof phone that can take ultra-high-definition video. Nokia introduced three Android smartphones aimed at emerging markets. And Lenovo announced one with an all-glass exterior. Yet most of the attention will be on Samsung, is expected to announce a successor to its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone...
  • AAP starts battle for Lok Sabha from Haryana, hopes to emulate Delhi 22-02-2014 10:53 PM

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party is ready to set out for its national ambitions as it gears up to kickstart its Lok Sabha election campaign from Haryana on Sunday. AAP convenor and former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal will launch the party's campaign with a rally in Rohtak, which...
  • After AAP, Delhi Congress to launch 'Pol Khol Abhiyan' 18-02-2014 11:12 PM

    New Delhi: Training its guns against AAP, Delhi Congress on Tuesday announced that it will start an "expose-all" campaign against former Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, whom it accused of "abandoning Delhi at the mercy of bureaucrats" to further his own "political ambitions". "Arvind Kejriwal has abandoned people at the mercy...
  • Fiat to launch the upgraded Linea in India by the first week of March 16-02-2014 11:41 AM

    Fiat showcased the facelifted Linea at the Auto Expo 2014. While no launch dates have been announced yet, a reliable source says that the launch could happen in the first week of March. The Linea facelift gets new fog lamps, new bumpers and a revised grille with chrome on it....
  • Indian students at Columbia University launches website on LS polls 12-02-2014 11:20 AM

    A group of Indian students at Columbia University in New York has launched a website focused exclusively on India's upcoming general elections, promising to provide a comprehensive and "no high-brow and jargon-led" reportage of the event. The 'FiveFortyFive.com' is a "single-subject website" focusing on the Indian general elections founded by...
  • Mercedes-Benz C-Class Grand Edition launched in India at Rs 36.81 lakh 29-01-2014 10:12 AM

    Mercedes-Benz India Limited has rolled out its 50,000th car from the Pune plant and has marked the event with the launch of the C-Class Grand Edition. The C-Class Grand Edition is available in both petrol and diesel variants and is priced at Rs 36.81 lakh and Rs 39.16 lakh, ex-Pune...
  • Tata Motors launches Vista VX Tech at Rs 5.99 lakh 21-01-2014 03:55 PM

    New Delhi: Auto major Tata Motors today launched a new variant of its premium hatchback 'Vista', priced at Rs 5.99 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new top-of-the-line variant - Vista VX Tech comes with various features such as a touchscreen multimedia system with GPS Navigation. "At Tata Motors, the core philosophy...
  • 2014 Tata Nano Twist XT with power steering launched at Rs 2.36 lakh in India 13-01-2014 04:30 PM

    Tata Motors have launched the much-awaited power steering variant of the Nano in India. The Tata Nano Twist is available in a single variant, XT, and is priced at Rs 2.36 lakh, ex-Delhi. This price is approximately Rs 14,000 more than the top-end non power-steering version of the Tata Nano....
  • India to launch Chandrayaan-II by 2017 10-01-2014 05:29 PM

    Buoyed by the success of Chandrayaan-I mission which was meant to orbit the Moon, India will launch the second ambitious mission to land a rover there in the next two to three years. The Chandrayaan-II will have indigenously developed rover and a lander using the Geo-Synchronous Launch Vehicle (GSLV). "Chandrayaan-II...
  • Samung Galaxy S5 with next-gen Galaxy Gear smartwatch may come by April: Report 09-01-2014 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: With the arrival of the new year, reports about the Galaxy S5 launch have started coming thick and fast. Now a new report from Bloomberg has come out which claims that Samsung will release its Galaxy S5 smartphone by April. Speculations are rife that Samsung may pair the...
  • 2014 Mercedes S-Class launched in India at Rs 1.57 crore 08-01-2014 04:18 PM

    Mercedes has launched its flagship car, the 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class in India at Rs 1.57 crore, ex-Delhi. The 'best car in the world' is currently available in a single trim (S500) in India and will be followed later by the S350CDI. Powering the S500 is a petrol V8 engine which...
  • 2014 Honda City diesel launched in India at Rs 8.62 lakh, petrol variant starts at Rs 7.42 lakh 08-01-2014 10:31 AM

    Honda has launched the much awaited City and as we expected the company has priced the car quite competitively with prices starting at Rs 7.42 lakh for the base E MT petrol and stretching up to Rs 11.1 lakh for the top end VX diesel (ex-Delhi). The company is offering...