• Mrida, Mahindra partner to bring holistic development in UP villages

    New Delhi, Oct 22

    Mrida, a social business venture, in partnership with Mahindra & Mahindra, distributed e-rickshaws, shared soil health cards with villagers and organised a health camp in a village in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district.

  • Mahindra & Mahindra launches host of initiatives in UP villages

    Lucknow, Oct 21

    Mrida, a social business initiative of multinational auto manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra, on Friday rolled out a host of services in Uttar Pradesh's Kushinagar district under its MPowered Village programme, an official said.

  • Ex-Thai premier to fight fine over rice subsidy case

    Bangkok, Oct 21

    Former Thai Premier Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday vowed to fight the current government's demand for her to pay $1 billion in compensation for a loss-ridden rice subsidy programme.

  • Free Wi-Fi in UP volvo buses

    Lucknow, Oct 21

    The Uttar Pradesh State Roadways Transport Corp (UPSRTC) has decided to make its Volvo fleet Wi-Fi enabled on select routes, officials said on Friday.

  • Nissan acquires 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors

    Tokyo, Oct 20

    Automobile major Nissan Motor on Thursday said it has completed the acquisition of a 34 per cent equity stake in Mitsubishi Motors to become its largest shareholder.

  • nubia Z11 Mini available in India at Rs 12,999 from Oct 21

    New Delhi, Oct 20

    Earlier part of Chinese multinational telecommunications company ZTE Corporation, nubia has now gone stand-alone with its first mid-budget phone, Z11 Mini, which will be exclusively available for Indian customers on Amazon at Rs 12,999 from October 21.

  • Mercedes-Benz expect flat sales during 2016

    Hyderabad, Oct 17

    Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz on Monday said it is expecting flat sales in India during the current calendar year due to uncertainties surrounding the pricing post-implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) and the impact of the ban on diesel cars in Delhi.

  • Nissan Motor shipped 11,999 cars out of India in September

    Chennai, Oct 17

    Japanese car maker Nissan Motor last month shipped out 11,999 cars made at its Indian plant near here, the company's Indian subsidiary said on Monday.

  • A mini-truck runs over two in Kolkata

    Kolkata, Oct 16

    Two persons were killed when a speeding light commercial vehicle hit them at Strand Road near the Calcutta High Court on Sunday, the city police said.

  • Olympian Dipa wants cash instead of BMW for training

    Agartala, Oct 14

    Star gymnast Dipa Karmakar said on Friday that she would prefer cash instead of the BMW car she got as a gift for her exploits at the Rio Olympics as it would help her to prepare for future tournaments.