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  • Congress Core Group remains divided on anti-graft Bills 28-02-2014 09:50 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress Core Group still remains undecided on the fate of the anti-corruption Bills that party's Vice President Rahul Gandhi is pushing for. In the run to the Lok Sabha elections, the Bills assume huge significance in order to change the image of the party and to portray...
  • iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2 with 5.7-inch display goes on sale at Rs 19,990 19-01-2014 01:17 PM

    New Delhi: iBerry Auxus Nuclea N2, which was announced last week, is now up for grabs in India. While the phone is priced at Rs 23,990, it is available for Rs 19,990 as part of a limited introductory offer. The introductory offer price is valid for 6 days starting 18th...
  • Congress core group meeting ends 15-01-2014 08:30 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress core group meeting has just now concluded. While the details of the meeting are still sketchy, sources have confirmed the anti-graft bills were among the topics discussed during the meeting. The anti-corruption bill has been endorsed by Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi who wants it passed...
  • Congress core group meets today, Rahul Gandhi to attend 15-01-2014 03:23 PM

    New Delhi: Congress core group is slated to meet on Wednesday evening, a day before the Congress Working Committee meeting tomorrow. Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will also be attending the core group meet. The slew of meetings by Congress leaders come in wake of the crucial AICC meeting on...
  • Aqua Octa: Intex's octa-core smartphone launched at Rs 19,999; available online 02-01-2014 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: Intex has launched the Aqua Octa smartphone, which the company claims is India's first true octa-core processor phone. Intex Aqua Octa is available on Snapdeal.com, and is priced at Rs 19,999. The Intex Aqua Octa is claimed to be the slimmest smartphone available in India with a thickness...
  • Samsung Galaxy Core Advance with 4.7-inch display announced, to go on sale in 2014 16-12-2013 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Extending its Galaxy portfolio, Samsung has introduced a new smartphone named "Galaxy Core Advance". It has a 4.7-inch WVGA TFT display and a coated back cover that increases durability providing a warm and makes making it comfortable to grip. The device also incorporates physical keys for frequently used...
  • Intex unveils prototype of its first octa-core smartphone 21-11-2013 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: Intex unveiled the prototype of its first octa-core smartphone. Intex says, the phone, which is yet to be named, will be launched early January next year at around Rs 20,000. Running Android 4.2.2, the phone will come equipped with a MediaTek Octa-core chipset clocked at 1.7GHz. "Unlike existing...
  • Intex to launch its first octa-core smartphone; to come with 6-inch display, 13MP camera 18-11-2013 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: Extending its smartphone portfolio, Intex announced the launch of its new smartphone, which it says will come equipped with a MediaTek Octa-core chipset. The phone will come engineered with a 1.7 Ghz Octa-Core processer. The smartphone is set to be launched globally this week. The smartphone is 7mm...
  • Lava Iris 506q with 5-inch display, 5MP camera launched at Rs 10,999 18-09-2013 12:00 PM

    New Delhi: Lava announced the launch of its new smartphone named Iris 506q. It is powered by a 1.2 Ghz quad-core processor and runs Android 4.2 (Jelly bean) operating system. The phone has a 5 megapixel rear camera with flash and a 0.3 megapixel front camera. The phone has a...
  • United AP supporters show strength; Telangana observes bandh 07-09-2013 06:47 PM

    It was a showdown between pro and anti-telangana factions. Pro-statehood groups had called for a 24-hour Telangana bandh to protest a rally opposing the bifurcation of the state. Tension prevailed near the Nizam college as some students protested against the 'Save Andhra Pradesh' meeting. Security has been tightened and many...
  • Congress core group to decide on diesel price hike 30-08-2013 11:58 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress core group will meet on Friday to decide on a possible hike in oil prices. According to sources, diesel price may be hiked by Rs 3 per litre after the monsoon session ends. This comes after Finance Minister P Chidambaram and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh conveyed...
  • Telangana statehood: Andhra Cong leaders write to Sonia, urge her not to divide the state 27-07-2013 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: As the Congress and the UPA government appear to be veering towards formation of a separate Telangana state, Andhra Pradesh Congress leaders have written to party president Sonia Gandhi urging her not to split the state. They have also sought an appointment with the Congress President. This comes...
  • Hyderabad may be joint capital of Telangana, Andhra for 5 yrs: sources 27-07-2013 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: Hyderabad is likely to be a joint capital of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh for five years, according to sources. The Congress leadership had on Friday discussed the Telangana issue amid mounting speculation that the party may be veering round towards the creation of a separate state. Sources also...
  • Congress core group meets to decide on Telangana statehood 12-07-2013 06:33 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress Core Committee met on Friday to decide on the Telangana statehood. Sources say there are divisions within the party on giving the Telangana statehood. Earlier, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy, Deputy Chief Minister Damodar Rajanarasimha and Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh met Prime Minister...
  • Telangana statehood: Congress core group meets today 12-07-2013 08:04 AM

    New Delhi: The Congress core group will meet on Friday to decide the contours of the final draft on Telangana separate statehood issue. A final decision, however, may take sometime as the party is still divided on the issue. It's been one of the longest and the most violent agitations...
  • Govt set to bite the bullet on Telangana, decision likely by July end 11-07-2013 06:12 PM

    New Delhi: The United Progressive Alliance is set to bite the bullet on Telangana statehood soon. The Congress Core group will meet on Friday and is likely to finalise its Telangana plan. Sources have told CNN-IBN that the Congress is keen to announce a decision on Telangana before the Monsoon...
  • Spice Pinnacle FHD with 1080p display, 8MP camera launched at Rs 16990 11-07-2013 03:18 PM

    New Delhi: Adding a new member to its Pinnacle series, Spice launched its new smartphone named "Spice Pinnacle FHD". The phone has a 5-inch full HD display (1920x1080) and is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core processor. It is a 3G dual SIM phone and has 1GB of RAM. Running...
  • Samsung Galaxy Core up for pre-order for Rs 15,350 23-06-2013 01:42 PM

    New Delhi: Samsung's new Android smartphone - Galaxy Core - is now up for pre-order on the Samsung India eStore for Rs 15,350. The company will start shipping the smartphone from July 1. The Galaxy Core has a 4.3-inch display with a resolution of 480x800 pixels. It is powered by...
  • Congress core group meet: No decision yet on Food Security, Telangana 07-06-2013 08:29 PM

    New Delhi: No decision was taken on whether to bring an ordinance on UPA's pet legislation - Food Security - during Friday's core Congress meet. The bill is stuck in Parliament as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) did not allow it to be debated upon in the Lok Sabha during...
  • Liquid S1: Acer's first phablet with a 5.7-inch display announced 03-06-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Acer has launched its first phablet Liquid S1 at Computex 2013. The phablet has a 5.7-inch 1280 x 720 display. The phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and is powered by a quad-core 1.5 GHz processor. The smartphone supports 720p videos. It has 1GB of RAM and 8GB...
  • 'Decision on Telangana likely after AP Assembly session' 01-06-2013 05:15 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress Core Group met in the national capital to discuss the Telangana issue and sources tell CNN-IBN that a decision is likely to be announced after the Assembly session of Andhra Pradesh gets over. The Group also held talks on the Food Security Bill. Sources say an...
  • Congress top brass to discuss the way ahead on Food Bill 24-05-2013 06:48 AM

    New Delhi: The core group of the Congress will be meet on Friday to decide whether to call for a special session of Parliament or to pass an ordinance on the controversial Food Security Bill. There has been a divide within the government on calling a special session or passing...
  • Micromax launches 5-inch quad-core A110Q Canvas 2 Plus at Rs 12,100 23-05-2013 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: Micromax is following up on the success of the Canvas 2 with the Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus. The Canvas 2 Plus is a 1.2 GHz quad-core phone and is available on Micromax's website for Rs 12,100. The Micromax A110Q Canvas 2 Plus runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean...
  • Gionee E3 with 4.7-inch display, quad-core CPU launched at Rs 14,999 21-05-2013 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: Announcing its new series ELife, Gionee has launched a new smartphone named "E3" under the new series. The ELife series will see a slew of launches over the next few months. The E3 features a 4.7-inch IPS HD display. It comes with 16 GB of memory on board....
  • Cong top brass discusses way ahead on Food Security Bill 17-05-2013 09:28 PM

    New Delhi: Congress top brass, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and party chief Sonia Gandhi, on Friday deliberated on the way ahead on the issue of Food Security Bill. All options were considered, was the response of party sources who said no decision has been taken about the future course...
  • Zen Mobile launches quad-core 5-inch Ultrafone 701 HD at Rs 11,999 15-05-2013 04:27 PM

    New Delhi: Zen Mobile has announced the launch of the company's new flagship phone - the Ultrafone 701HD which is the first of a new series of Ultrafone phones from the company. The phone priced at Rs 11,999 runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.2 and is powered by a 1.2...