Outlook

  • Microsoft toughens Outlook email encryption to thwart online snooping July 2, 2014

    San Francisco: Microsoft on Tuesday said it is scrambling Outlook email messages in transit to thwart spying by governments or others. Toughened encryption at Outlook and Microsoft OneDrive online "cloud" data storage service came less than a month after the technology titan got low marks in a Google ranking of such...
  • India's growth likely to recover to 5.4 per cent in 2014: IMF April 8, 2014

    Supported by slightly stronger global growth, improving export competitiveness and implementation of recently approved investment projects, India's growth is expected to recover from 4.4 per cent in 2013 to 5.4 per cent in 2014, the IMF said on Tuesday. "India's growth is expected to recover from 4.4 per cent in 2013...
  • Indian economy may grow by 4.8 pc this fiscal: FICCI survey February 11, 2014

    New Delhi: An industry survey has showed that economic growth for the current fiscal may slip to 4.8 per cent from 5 per cent estimated earlier. "Industrial sector has remained weak for the current fiscal owing to persistent weak demand and lackadaisical investments," the FICCI survey said. It also said factory...
  • India rejects IMF projections on economic growth October 9, 2013

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday rejected IMF's growth projections of 3.75 per cent for the current fiscal as "pessimistic", saying that the economy is turning around and the GDP expansion will exceed 5 per cent. "I reject the IMF numbers. The Indian economy is seeing turnaround both in terms of growth...
  • IMF lowers India's growth projections to 3.8 percent October 9, 2013

    Washington:With the world economy entering yet another transition, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects India to grow at around 3.8 percent in fiscal 2013, about 1.8 percentage points lower than its July projection. For fiscal year 2014, growth is projected to accelerate somewhat to 5 percent, again 1.1 percentage points lower...
  • Outages hit Microsoft's Outlook.com and SkyDrive, now restored August 15, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft said it has fixed a problem that prevented some people from getting their email on Outlook.com, but mobile users might still be having problems. Service had been restored on the Web shortly after 2 pm PDT Wednesday, according to an update on Microsoft's website. That's more than seven...
  • Microsoft to add Outlook to Windows RT tablets June 6, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft will add its popular Outlook email program to more tablets running on a lightweight version of its Windows operating system as part of a free software update this year. The Outlook 2013 app will be given to owners of Microsoft's Surface tablet and similar devices running Windows RT....
  • Microsoft ties up with Google, offers Google Talk in Outlook.com May 15, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft's disdain for Google doesn't extend to all of its rival's products. In a rare bit of cooperation, Microsoft's Outlook.com is giving users of its free email service the option of logging into Google Talk to exchange instant messages and engage in audio or video conversations. The tiein announced...
  • Inflation likely to remain stable as recovery strengthens: IMF April 9, 2013

    Washington: Asserting that inflation is likely to remain stable as the recovery strengthens, the International Monetary Fund has said fears about high inflation should not prevent monetary authorities from pursuing highly accommodative monetary policy. "With longterm inflation expectations firmly anchored, inflation is also likely to remain stable as the recovery...
  • Western outlook about women reason for rape: MM Joshi March 9, 2013

    Chennai: The "western outlook" about women was a reason for rape and the concept that women were inferior to men was repugnant' to Indian philosophy, BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi on Friday said. "The difference between western concept and Indian concept is that one considers them (women) the weaker sex...
  • Microsoft's Outlook.com review: Good, but not as revolutionary as Google's Gmail February 20, 2013

    New York: Longtime users of Hotmail, MSN and other Microsoft email services will start noticing a big change: When they sign in to check messages, they'll be sent to a new service called Outlook.com. You might be thinking, isn't Outlook the software Microsoft makes for people to use email at work?...
  • Microsoft's Outlook takes aim at Google's Gmail February 19, 2013

    San Francisco: Microsoft is so confident it has the Internet's best email service that it's about spend at least $30 million to send its message across the US. The barrage begins Tuesday when Microsoft's twist on email, Outlook.com, escalates an assault on rival services from Google Inc., Yahoo Inc., AOL Inc....
  • Won't comment on anything political or religious now: SRK February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: No other Bollywood star has been in as many controversies as Shah Rukh Khan. Recently in the news for an article on being Muslim, the actor now says he won't speak on anything political or religious. While speaking to CNNIBN, Shah Rukh said he stands for freedom of...
  • IBN7 Diamond States Awards 2012: The fourth edition February 4, 2013

    IBN7 Diamond States Awards honours the states that have shown immense growth, setting an example for other states. ...
  • Karan Johar backs Shah Rukh Khan; calls the controversy 'ridiculous' January 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Supporting his friend Shah Rukh Khan, filmmaker Karan Johar called the entire controversy around SRK's article in Outlook magazine as 'ridiculous'. Johar tweeted, "Ridiculous misinterpretation of @iamsrks words...an extremely well written piece being subjected to political agenda...a shame!!!!(sic)". Shah Rukh Khan's article on being a muslim in India had...
  • Read: Full text of Shah Rukh Khan's media statement January 30, 2013

    This is the full text of Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's statement to the media clarifying his views in the essay he wrote for the Outlook Turning Points magazine. According to me, all our lives we are defined by three identities. Two of which are fortunately acquired by birth ...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to be given 'noncategorised security' January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan's essay for the special edition of Outlook Turning Points publication has raised a controversy. In the piece, the actor shared his views on what it meant to be a Khan in India. The actor wrote, "I sometimes become the inadvertent object of political leaders who choose to...
  • Police review SRK's security as India, Pak spar over issue January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: As the war of words between India and Pakistan over actor Shah Rukh Khan continues, Mumbai Police sources have indicated to CNNIBN that his security has been reviewed and the security to the actor will remain intact. There were reports that he had been stripped of police security after...
  • Worry about your citizens' security, Home Secy tells Rehman Malik January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: India has responded strongly to Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik's demand for security for actor Shah Rukh Khan. Home Secretary RK Singh has asked Rehman Malik to worry about the security of Pakistan's citizens and said that India is fully capable of looking after its citizens. "We are...
  • I'm tired of the prejudice, says Shah Rukh Khan January 29, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan wrote a firstperson account of what it means to be a Muslim in the US post 9/11. ...
  • Pak Interior Minister demands security for Shah Rukh Khan in India April 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik has run into a controversy after he demanded that India provides security to actor Shah Rukh Khan. This came after Khan wrote a firstperson account of what it means to be a Muslim post 9/11. "He (Shahrukh) is born Indian and he would like...
  • Fans continue to stand by Shah Rukh Khan on Twitter January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after an article written by Shah Rukh Khan caught everyone within and across the border by surprise. The fans have given their share of assurance to SRK. The hashtag #WeStandBySRK was one of the top trends on Twitter, with fans showering their support for 'King Khan'. Thousands...
  • No Shah Rukh Khan, you are a star, not a victim January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: "We take comfort in defining phenomena, objects and people with a limited amount of knowledge and along known parameters." No words define the deep irony of Shah Rukh Khan's fervent interview in the Outlook Turning Points magazine as these do. Although Khan did not exclusively speak of his...
  • What it takes to be superstar Shah Rukh Khan January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan bares it all on what it means to be a Muslim in the Post9/11 world and how he became an "inadvertent object of political leaders" in first person account for Outlook Turning Points magazine, published in association with The New York Times newspaper. He...
  • IBN7 Diamond States Awards: Maharashtra, Sikkim emerge winners December 26, 2012

    New Delhi: IBN7 along with Outlook magazine rewarded many states for their outstanding work in many fields including education, health, social development, and law and order. The IBN7 Diamond States Awards was attended by several dignitaries including Lok Sabha In the big states the first place went to Maharashtra followed...
  • Fitch's growth revision proves government inaction: BJP September 28, 2012

    BJP spokesperson Nirmala Sitharam on Friday said that the downward revision of growth forecast by Fitch is a reflection of the government's inaction. Fitch Ratings on Friday cut its 2012 growth forecasts for India to 6 per cent from 6.5 per cent on deteriorating global growth outlook with diminished willingness or...
  • Goodbye Hotmail, hello Outlook: Top 10 features August 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Microsoft is renaming its vintage Hotmail email service as Outlook.com. Hotmail was still the world's largest email service with 324 million users (about 36 per cent of the market) but had been losing its market to Google's fastgrowing Gmail. The name Outlook is familiar to most corporate workers...
  • Hotmail dead, reborn as socialfriendly Outlook August 1, 2012

    Seattle: Microsoft unveiled a revamped, Facebookfriendly version of its free, online email service on Tuesday in an attempt to reverse market share losses to Google's fastgrowing Gmail. The world's largest software company is renaming its Hotmail service Outlook, giving it a sharp new look, social network links, and new features for...
  • Outlook puts Obama 'The Underachiever' on cover July 20, 2012

    Popular English weekly Outlook has put a smiling Barack Obama on its latest issue's cover, calling the US President 'The Underachiever,' a tag that was used by TIME a fortnight back to decribe Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh. In its cover teaser, Outlook writes: "America needed a reboot he...