Liquidation

  • Acer unveils budget smartphone Liquid Z5; features a 5-inch display, 5MP camera 05-01-2014 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: Acer unveiled the Acer Liquid Z5, a budget smartphone that features a 5-inch 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...
  • Huge cache of explosives seized in Giridih 26-11-2013 08:21 PM

    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...
  • Rupee gains slightly, opens at 61.68 vs US dollar 08-10-2013 09:21 AM

    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...
  • SBI increases its minimum rate of lending to 9.80 per cent, makes loans costlier 19-09-2013 11:39 AM

    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...
  • Bankers want RBI to cut rate, release liquidity 17-09-2013 05:34 PM

    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...
  • Acer announces 6-inch Liquid S2, first smartphone with 4K video recording 02-09-2013 04:24 PM

    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 20-08-2013 09:18 PM

    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 5.7-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...
  • RBI to use all options, including CRR, to manage liquidity 07-05-2013 02:27 AM

    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 quad-core processor, Android Jelly Bean announced 25-04-2013 01:43 PM

    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 4.5-inch qHD display based on IPS technology. The Liquid E2 is the first Acer quad-core...
  • Debt relief: A time for forgiveness 27-12-2011 03:28 PM

    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...
  • Bullet-proof liquid armour for British troops 14-01-2011 06:17 PM

    London: British troops would be donning new bullet-proof 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 "bullet-proof custard" will offer greater protection...
  • Moon has liquid core just like Earth 09-01-2011 11:05 AM

    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...
  • 'Untouchable' now on Apple iPad 22-11-2010 08:09 PM

    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 (X-Men,...
  • Help dad plan his retirement 20-03-2009 01:08 PM

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  • Fag end of news: Liquid cigarettes to help kick butt 03-03-2008 01:38 PM

    New Delhi: Controversial former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar released his autobiography 'Controversially Yours' on Friday. And in an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, the Rawalpindi Express talked about the startling revelations he made in the book, ranging from match fixing, ball tampering and Sachin Tendulkar not being his favourite batsman. Gaurav:...
  • Can't get people off train roof, so we'll spray them 13-02-2008 01:07 PM

    Bangladesh need to improve other aspects of their game, like being more professional, says Stuart Law. ...
  • Metro asked to clean up phenyl scene 19-05-2007 03:08 AM

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