LIQUIDATION

  • First look: KTM RC 390, liquid cooled engine and single cylinder September 14, 2014

    The all new bike KTM RC 390 shares the same engine as The Duke 390. With liquid cooled engine and a single cylinder, this bike has a lot to offer. Costing Rs 2.05 lakh, the bike is a must for anyone who wants to master the art of bike riding. ...
  • IFA highlights: Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Sony Xperia Z3, Acer Liquid Jade, Asus ZenWatch September 4, 2014

    Berlin: Samsung and other electronics companies used the IFA trade show in Berlin to showcase their holiday lineups. New smartphones, computerised wristwatches and a virtualreality headset were among the gadgets announced Wednesday. Samsung Electronics The Korean electronics company says it will start selling two new smartphones and a virtualreality headset in October. The...
  • Delhi: Raped by tutor, minor girl attempts suicide August 31, 2014

    New Delhi: A girl studying in a private school attempted suicide by drinking an antiseptic liquid after her family learnt she was being raped by her tutor, police said on Saturday. The victim, 13, attempted suicide on Thursday when her parents, residents of Mandawali in East Delhi, came across lewd text...
  • RBI to unveil credit policy review, interest rate may remain unchanged August 5, 2014

    The Reserve Bank of India will come out with its credit policy review on Tuesday. It is likely to maintain status quo on interest rate in its bimonthly monetary policy review. The central bank may prepare ground for an easier rate regime by introducing some liquidity enhancing measures. In spite...
  • Liquid Leap: Acer to launch its first wearable device next week May 30, 2014

    Taipei: Taiwan's leading personal computer maker Acer announced that it will debut its first wearable device at the upcoming Computex trade show before shipping the products later this year. Liquid Leap, a oneinch touchscreen smartband with fitness tracking, phone and SMS notification and music control, will be sold together with the...
  • Acer unveils budget smartphone Liquid Z5; features a 5inch display, 5MP camera January 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Acer unveiled the Acer Liquid Z5, a budget smartphone that features a 5inch screen with a 16:9 aspect ratio. It is 8.8mm thick and has rounded edges. The phone's front speaker is claimed to have DTS tuned sound for a richer audio experience. It is encased in a glossy...
  • Huge cache of explosives seized in Giridih November 26, 2013

    Explosive powder kept in sacks and liquid explosives were seized by police on Tuesday in Jharkhand's Giridih district, officials said. Police raided a place in Bhelwaghati area of Giridih, around 270 km from Ranchi. The items seized include 10 sacks of explosive powder and one drum of liquid explosives. Officials said many...
  • Rupee gains slightly, opens at 61.68 vs US dollar October 8, 2013

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday recovered by 11 paise to 61.68 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market amid a higher opening in the stocks. Sentiments turned buoyant after RBI on Monday cut the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate, at which it lends emergency funds to...
  • SBI increases its minimum rate of lending to 9.80 per cent, makes loans costlier September 19, 2013

    The country's largest lender, State Bank of India, on Thursday said it increased its base rate, or the minimum rate of lending, to 9.80 per cent, a day ahead of the RBI's policy review. "State Bank of India has revised the base rate by 0.10 per cent from 9.70 per cent...
  • Bankers want RBI to cut rate, release liquidity September 17, 2013

    With peak festival season around the corner, bankers are pressing for a cut in CRR and policy rates by the Reserve Bank in its monetary policy later this week to boost demand for manufactured goods and revive sagging economic growth. "We have made our recommendations for releasing the liquidity, making it...
  • Acer announces 6-inch Liquid S2, first smartphone with 4K video recording September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has announced that it will unveil its new 6-inch Liquid S2 smartphone at IFA 2013, which will start from September 6. The phone has a 6-inch full HD IPS display and is equipped with 4K recording capability. The smartphone has a 13 megapixel rear camera with an...
  • As rupee plunges to a new low, RBI takes steps to curb its volatility August 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Worried over a spike in interest rates in the wake of steps to support the falling rupee, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday announced a slew of measures, including Rs 8,000 crore bond buyback, to ease liquidity and ensure adequate credit flow to the productive sectors of...
  • Liquid S1: Acer's first phablet with a 5.7inch display announced June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has launched its first phablet Liquid S1 at Computex 2013. The phablet has a 5.7inch 1280 x 720 display. The phone runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, and is powered by a quadcore 1.5 GHz processor. The smartphone supports 720p videos. It has 1GB of RAM and 8GB of...
  • RBI to use all options, including CRR, to manage liquidity May 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank Governor D Subbarao on Monday said the Reserve Bank will consider all options available, including reducing the cash reserve ratio (CRR), to manage liquidity in the system. "The assumption that OMOs will be the preferred tool is wrong. Don't go with that assumption. We will use all...
  • Acer Liquid E2 with quadcore processor, Android Jelly Bean announced April 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Acer has unveiled its new smartphone named "Liquid E2". This is the latest addition to the lineup and the third smartphone Acer launched since the beginning of the year. The phone has a 4.5inch qHD display based on IPS technology. The Liquid E2 is the first Acer quadcore...
  • Investor pessimism in India overdone: Deutsche Bank March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Deutsche Bank believes the recent investor pessimism in India is overdone and sticks to its BSE Sensex target of 22,500 by the end of December. Deutsche says the government may shift to executive decisions to pass its agenda, focusing on actions that do not require parliamentary approval, thus reducing...
  • Liquidity deficit in comfort zone: RBI's Gokarn December 7, 2012

    Kolkata: The Indian banking system liquidity deficit is within comfort zone and the Reserve Bank of India will take more steps to address the deficit if needed, its Deputy Governor Subir Gokarn said on Friday. "An OMO (open market operation) gives us the flexibility to respond in very short order to...
  • All my mistakes and lessons are in my book: Besseling June 11, 2012

    "I'm not interested in her divinity, I'm interested in her humanity." He's travelled to more than 35 countries, lived in India for a few years, and avoids the usual cliches, as he chronicles his adventures, missteps and some serious drugladen trips, writer and artist Dave Besseling tells IBNLive more about his...
  • Dunlop challenges appointment of provisional liquidator March 29, 2012

    Kolkata: Dunlop India Ltd on Thursday moved an appeal before the Calcutta High Court challenging an order appointing a provisional liquidator on the assets of the company. A division bench comprising Justice KJ Sengupta and Justice Joymalyo Bagchi, taking up the appeal, directed that the provisional liquidator would work as...
  • RBI surprises all with 75 bps CRR cut March 9, 2012

    Mumbai: Ahead of the midquarter monetary policy on March 15, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) stepped in to ease the tight liquidity conditions in the system. It slashed the cash reserve ratio (CRR) by 75 basis points to 4.75 per cent. The market was expecting a cut of 50...
  • RBI to reintroduce second LAF to ease liquidity January 27, 2012

    Mumbai: With liquidity deficit being way above its comfort level, the Reserve Bank announced on Friday that it will reintroduce a second LAF window to inject cash into the system. The RBI operates liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) to help banks manage their liquidity position. The central bank said it will have...
  • RBI to reintroduce second LAF to ease liquidity January 27, 2012

    Mumbai: With liquidity deficit being way above its comfort level, the Reserve Bank on Friday announced that it would reintroduce a second LAF repo to inject additional cash into the system. The RBI which operates liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) to help banks manage their liquidity position said it would have a...
  • Debt relief: A time for forgiveness December 27, 2011

    This article appeared on the parent Website on December 23 at 8:21 pm By Martin Sandbu As Christmas Eve dawns, the tent hamlet that popped up in front of St Paul's Cathedral more than two months ago is still there. Today, the mood in the London outcrop of the global Occupy movement...
  • Bulletproof liquid armour for British troops January 14, 2011

    London: British troops would be donning new bulletproof jackets made from a secret liquid substance that experts say can absorb the force of a shrapnel by thickening and hardening instantly on impact. Defence chiefs believe that the revolutionary new form of body armour nicknamed "bulletproof custard" will offer greater protection for...
  • Moon has liquid core just like Earth January 9, 2011

    London: The Moon has a liquid core similar to Earth's, a study has found. It came to light when scientists used contemporary techniques to study the signals from the seismic sensors left on the lunar surface by Apollo astronauts in 1971, Daily Mail reported Friday. Scientists at NASA applied contemporary seismological...
  • 'Untouchable' now on Apple iPad November 22, 2010

    New York: Liquid Comics, an entertainment company founded by three Indians, has announced the digital iPad release of "Untouchable", an original graphic novel exploring various themes of racial prejudice during the British Raj with a supernatural horror twist. A printed edition of the novel by acclaimed writers Mike Carey (XMen, Lucifer,...
  • UK liquidbomb plotters sentenced to life in prison September 14, 2009

    London: Three British Muslim extremists were all handed life sentences on Monday after being found guilty last week of plotting to blow up transatlantic passenger aircraft with homemade liquid bombs. The 28yearold ringleader of the group, Abdulla Ahmed Ali, was given a minimum of 40 years in prison, while his accomplices...
  • 10 killed, 50 injured as freight train explodes in Italy June 30, 2009

    Viareggio (Italy): At least 10 people were killed and 50 injured after a freight train derailed and two railway cars filled with liquid gas exploded at a station in the Tuscan port city of Viareggio early on Tuesday. Fire officials said the gas tankers derailed and exploded shortly after midnight, and...