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  • Xiaomi's Mi 3 smartphone sold out in 5 seconds, says Flipkart 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Chinese handset maker Xiaomi, which debuted in the Indian smartphone market earlier this month, today said it sold out its stock of its Mi3 smartphone within 5 seconds of going on sale. This was the second lot that was put on sale on Tuesday at 2 pm in the...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3 stock sold out within first 30 minutes of sale; registration window now open for the next sale starting July 29 July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: E-commerce portal Flipkart slowed down after online shoppers logged on the site to check out Xiaomi's Mi 3 smartphone that went out of stock within first 30 minutes of sale at the homegrown online marketplace. The registration window is now open from 22nd July to 28th July midnight. The...
  • Mi Band: Xiaomi launches a fitness tracking band July 22, 2014

    Xiaomi, alongside the Mi 4 launch, also introduced a fitness tracking wristband. Named the Mi Band, this band monitors your fitness and tracks your sleep. It features a Bluetooth chip and accelerometer.The Mi Band can be powered for 30 days on one charge, claims the company. It can also double...
  • Xiaomi unveils new flagship Mi 4 smartphone July 22, 2014

    Beijing: China's Xiaomi unveiled on Tuesday its new flagship Mi 4 smartphone, aimed squarely at the premium handset market dominated by Apple and Samsung Electronics. The Mi 4 will feature a Qualcomm Inc Snapdragon 801 2.5Ghz processor and 5-inch 1080p screen, said Lei Jun, Xiaomi's chief executive, at a launch event...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3 goes on sale in India; available online for Rs 13,999 July 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Xiaomi Mi3 that made its India debut last week is now available to purchase online at Rs 13,999. The phone is exclusively available on ecommerce site Flipkart.com, and is currently available for only registered users. "The registration window is now closed and registrations for next sale will open...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3: First impressions review of the 'Chinese Apple's' Rs 13,999 flagship phone July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Making its India debut, the fast-rising Chinese handset maker Xiaomi - which is often referred to as Apple of China - announced the launch of its three new handsets, including its flagship smartphone Mi 3, at its event in New Delhi. The Xiaomi Mi 3 is priced at...
  • Xiaomi Mi 3: The Chinese electronics giant comes to India with its flagship phone priced at Rs 13,999 July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Xiaomi may be little known outside China, but the fast-growing smartphone maker challenging the dominance of Apple and Samsung with high-spec, low-price phones has announced its entry into the burgeoning Indian smartphone market with its flagship phone, the Xiaomi Mi 3 priced at Rs 13,999. The Xiaomi Mi 3...
  • 'China's Apple' Xiaomi to enter Indian smartphone market today; likely to launch Mi3 and two other smartphones July 15, 2014

    Update: Xiaomi Mi 3 - The Chinese electronics giant comes to India with its flagship phone priced at Rs 13,999 New Delhi: Xiaomi, which is often referred to as 'Apple of China', is all set to enter the highly competitive Indian smartphone market today. The company, which will announce the launch...
  • IAF scrambles fighter jets as Turkish plane sparks alert July 13, 2014

    The Indian Air Force on Sunday scrambled fighter planes from air base here after two commercial passenger aircraft sought to enter Indian territory from Pakistan side using similar identification codes, sparking a security alert. Two MiG-21 fighter aircraft were sent from Jodhpur air base to investigate a Turkish Airlines plane over Jaisalmer on Sunday morning when...
  • Xiaomi Mi3 coming to India at Rs 14,999; pre-bookings start on July 15 July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Xiaomi, often called the 'Apple' of China, is all set to launch its first smartphone in India on July 15. Named the Xiaomi Mi3, it will be the first smartphone from Xiaomi to go on sale in India. The phone is listed on the company's Indian website with...
  • OMG! Tom Cruise to shoot inside Britain's Houses of Parliament for 'Mission: Impossible 5'? June 21, 2014

    Los Angeles: Actor Tom Cruise will reportedly shoot scenes for the next installment of 'Mission: Impossible' inside Britain's Houses of Parliament. The actor has reportedly been granted permission to shoot the fifth installment of the action franchise inside the home of British politics, the House of Commons, reports contactmusic.com. A source tells...
  • Defence Minister Jaitley briefed on IAF's operational preparedness June 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley was on Friday briefed by the Air Force on its operational preparedness and its immediate requirements such as 126 Rafale combat aircraft for carrying out its assigned tasks. The presentation was made by the top IAF brass to the Defence Minister at the Air...
  • 16 feared dead after helicopter crashes in Russia June 1, 2014

    Moscow: A helicopter carrying 18 people crashed into a lake in northwestern Russia and only two of them were believed to have survived, officials said on Sunday. The two passengers, who floated to the surface still strapped into their seats, were rescued by fishermen and hospitalized for treatment of broken...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians up against RCB's batting might April 19, 2014

    The ease with which Royal Challengers Bangalore won their previous encounter against Delhi Daredevils has surely sent a statement of intent to the rest of the Indian Premier League sides, and in their second game of IPL 7, the Virat Kohli-led RCB will face defending champions Mumbai Indians in the...
  • 'The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly' is a story of hope, determination April 18, 2014

    Sun-Mi Hwang is writer based in South Korea. She has written over 40 books which cover a variety of genres and themes. She has written books for children as well as adults, and has also won numerous accolades for her prolific writing. "The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly" is...
  • Kallis, Narine power KKR to thumping win over Mumbai in IPL-7 opener April 17, 2014

    It was another match-winning performance from Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) trump card and mystery spinner Sunil Narine, who scalped four wickets giving away just 20 runs to rattle Mumbai Indians's (MI) chase after Jacques Kallis and Manish Pandey set them a target of 164 in the opening game of Indian...
  • IPL 7: Champions Mumbai Indians to face Kolkata Knight Riders in the opener on April 16 March 19, 2014

    The Indian Premier League Governing Council on Wednesday announced the schedule for the first phase of the 2014 IPL season that will be held in the UAE from April 16 to 30, with the opening match to be played between the defending champions Mumbai Indians and the Kolkata Knight Riders...
  • Players bought on day one of 2014 IPL Auction February 12, 2014

    The first day of the 2014 IPL auction saw 70 players being bought between eight franchises who went on a spending spree, especially in the opening session of the day. Yuvraj Singh was the top-earner with Rs. 14 crore after Royal Challengers Bangalore successfully bid for him. Dinesh Karthik was lapped...
  • IAF has unprecedented response power with C-130J, Mi-17s: Browne December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Outgoing Air chief NAK Browne on Monday said that the acquisition of assets such as the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft and Mi-17 V5 helicopters had given "unprecedented response" capabilities to IAF. "The streamlined induction and speedy operationalisation of our new assets like Mi-17 V5, C-130J, Pilatus PC-7...
  • Air Marshal Raha to be next IAF chief October 29, 2013

    Air Marshal Arup Raha will be the next Indian Air Force (IAF) chief, succeeding Air Chief Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne, who retires Dec 31 after a distinguished 41-year career during which he passionately worked for the modernisation of the force. The appointment was cleared by the government some time back...
  • IAF to hold air show in Nagpur to mark 81st anniversary October 28, 2013

    As part of the ongoing celebrations commemorating the 81st anniversary of the Indian Air Force (IAF), the Maintenance Command will hold an aerial and static display at the Air Force station in Sonegaon here on October 30-31. The show 'Air Force Band' and the local Bhonsla Military school band will be...
  • Mumbai Indians to retire Sachin Tendulkar's No. 10 jersey October 14, 2013

    The reigning IPL and CLT20 champions Mumbai Indians have decided to retire the No. 10 jersey worn by Sachin Tendulkar, who - following his decision to quit T20s - has decided to hang up his boots after his 200th Test next month. After Mumbai won their maiden IPL trophy earlier this...
  • Spice Pinnacle Stylus Mi-55 phablet available online for Rs 15,499 October 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Spice has introduced its new phablet - Pinnacle Stylus Mi-55 - which is available on e-commerce site Saholic.com for Rs 15,499. The phablet has a 5.5-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. It has an 8 megapixel camera with a dual-LED flash, and a 2...
  • Mumbai Indians hold an edge in CLT20 final: Rohit Sharma October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday indicated his team will hold an edge in the final of the Champions League Twenty20 against Rajasthan Royals considering they "know the conditions better" at the Feroz Shah Kotla. MI advanced to the title clash, slated to be held on Sunday, after...
  • IAF seeks early decision on VVIP choppers October 4, 2013

    IAF is pushing for an early decision on VVIP choppers as it has told the government that the Mi-8 helicopters being used to ferry dignitaries would be phased out from next year. "There is a CBI case (in the chopper scam) going on here and Italian investigations are happening in Milan....