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MS Dhoni removed as RPS captain: Twitter goes berserk seeing Steve Smith replace Mahi
Under 35-year-old Dhoni`s captaincy, the Pune team finished second last in their debut IPL season in 2016, winning only five games and losing nine. [...]
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DU unrest: Two ABVP students arrested for attack on AISA activists
New Delhi, Feb 28: Two alleged ABVP activists were arrested for attacking two AISA supporters on the North Campus of Delhi University on Tuesday. The AISA activists, Raj Singh and Utkarsh Bhardwaj, alleged that they were strangulated by Prashant Mishra and [...]
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Cooler Master Devastator II
  Gamers looking for peripherals under a budget usually settle for keyboard and mouse combos. Often, you’d end up with both a mediocre keyboard and a below average mouse. You can casually play gam... [...]
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Tamil Nadu: Kanimozhi, DMK workers hold state-wide protest over govt 'sabotaging' fair price system
DMK workers staged the protest against the Tamil Nadu government bearing the cause that the state's fair price shops are not distributing products as promised to the people. [...]
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Renowned painter SH Raza laid to rest
Raza, credited for popularising Indian concepts and iconography, had built a towering legacy of modern art. [...]
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Irom Sharmila to end fast on Aug 9, wishes to contest election
Imphal, July 26: Well known human rights activist Irom Sharmil, popularly known as 'Iron Lady', to break her 16 year long hunger strike next month, media reported. According to media reports, she has decided to end her fast on August 9 [...]
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Hyundai Creta prices to increase by INR 15,000 – Report
To be effective from September, reportedly. According to Team-BHP member, RavenAvi, Hyundai India will hike prices of the Hyundai Creta by INR 15,000 from September 2016. Hyundai regularly revises its product price list in Q3 of every year, which is attributed to fluctuations in operational and manufacturing costs. Hyundai regularly revises its product price list in Q3 of every year. With this regard, Hyundai has sent an email to its dealer principals appraising them of the forthcoming price hike. Currently, the Creta is priced between INR 9.17 Lakhs – 14.51 Lakhs (Ex-showroom Delhi). The company has urged dealers to place orders for the Creta at the earliest in order to avoid the scheduled price hike, according to the email text which can be viewed at the source link. Other models in the product range are also expected to receive a price hike in Q3 2016. The Creta is celebrating its first anniversary this month, and Hyundai have commemorated the feat by launching a first anniversary edition of the compact SUV. Since its launch, Hyundai sold 78,857 units of the Hyundai Creta till May 2016. Recently, the Creta range was expanded with launch of petrol automatic model and extending the availability of automatic transmission in the lower S+ diesel grade. Since its launch, Hyundai sold 78,857 units of the Hyundai Creta till May 2016. Also Review: Hyundai Creta – Review The Hyundai Creta is available with 1.4- and 1.6-liter CRDi diesel engines and a 1.6-liter VTVT petrol engine. All engine variants are equipped with a 6-speed manual gearbox as standard while a 6-speed AT is optional in the petrol and 1.6-liter diesel models. Hyundai Creta – Image Gallery [Source: Team-BHP] [...]
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B&O Beoplay A1
  I have always marveled at Bang & Olufsen and its designing prowess. The Danish electronics maker has been renowned for making luxury televisions and audio equipment that are good performers, but o... [...]
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Decoded: That’s how our brain makes risky decisions
Study reveals risk taking nature of the brain. (Representational Picture) Identifying a region of the brain involved in decisions made under conditions of uncertainty, scientists ha [...]
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Sonia Gandhi arrives in Varanasi to launch Congress’ UP campaign
Congress President Sonia Gandhi will lead a roadshow in Varanasi on Tuesday to kickstart the party’s campaign for the 2017 Uttar Pradesh elections. The post Sonia Gandhi arrives in Varanasi to launch Congress’ UP campaign appeared first on Firstpost. [...]
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Mohenjo Daro box office day 3 collection: Hrithik Roshan film fails to show major growth
Mohenjo Daro box office collection day 2 stood at Rs 9.5 crore. The Hrithik Roshan film has failed to impress audiences. It seems that Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro has failed [...]
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The hard sell
India has stood aloof from this scramble for foreign capital. Far from offering special incentives, it puts a formidable array of obstacles and disincentives in the way of foreign companies. [...]
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Vivo Y55s
  The performance gap between a sub-15K smartphone and a flagship device is thinning with each passing year. However, there are often devices that don’t look powerful on paper, but still perform w... [...]
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More than a river
Every time, there is a BJP-led government at the Centre the search for a river that had dried up 4,000 to 5,000 years ago acquires great impetus. Saraswati, the river in question, finds mention in the Rig Veda, Mahabharata, Ramayana and other ancient text [...]
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Passenger ferry evacuated in France after an underwater explosion
A passenger ferry docked in the southern French port of Marseille was evacuated after an explosion was felt on board, with authorities investigating if it was caused by an old wartime bomb. The post Passenger ferry evacuated in France after an underwater explosion appeared first on Firstpost. [...]
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A constitutional adventure
The GST council, arguably, makes the states significant decision partners in national-level macro-economic management. (PTI Photo) The GST, if fully enacted, will not just be one of [...]
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Court grants bail to AAP MLA Somnath Bharti, says he deserves it
New Delhi, Sept 22: AAP leader Somnath Bharti, who was arrested today in connection with the AIIMS boundary wall dispute case, was granted bail by a Delhi court which ruled that chances of the legislator fleeing from justice was remote and [...]
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Audi and Nvidia to introduce self-driving cars by 2020
The partnering companies aim to launch cars before their competition; test car learns to drive itself in four days. [...]
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Russian roulette
In the next few days, the world will descend upon Rio de Janeiro for the Olympic Games. Russia, though, might not join the carnival. Last week, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) upheld a ban imposed by the International Association of Athletics Fed [...]
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Lenovo's Vibe K5 Note doesn't really inspire confidence
  The Indian market has been slowly progressing towards the flagship range. The competition was in the sub-10k segment last year, and it lies today in the sub-15k smartphones. So, just like it did... [...]
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Nitish Kumar’s regime is ‘super jungle raj’, alleges BJP
Rajya Sabha member and senior Bihar BJP leader Gopal Narain Singh on Saturday said Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's regime is a "Super Jungle Raj". The post Nitish Kumar’s regime is ‘super jungle raj’, alleges BJP appeared first on Firstpost. [...]
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AdBlock Plus just took the fight back to Facebook
  Two days ago, Facebook announced that it would bypass Adblock filters so that users can see sponsored posts. Two days after, Adblock Plus, the leading ad blocking plugin, has already found a way to bl... [...]
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West Indies vs India: Should India replace Rohit Sharma with Cheteshwar Pujara for 4th Test?
Having replaced Cheteshwar Pujara for the 3rd Test (who was a part of the team in first two tests) against the West Indies, Sharma managed to score just 9 and 41 in the two innings. [...]
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KCR to Chidambaram: Can't you see development in Telangana?
K Chandrasekhar Rao asked P Chidambaram and Congress leaders if they were blind and could not see development in Telangana. [...]
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More than 70 killed in Isis suicide attack on Sufi shrine in Pakistan
About 150 people injured as jihadi group claims it bombed shrine to Sufi saint in Sindh provinceIslamic State has claimed responsibility for a bomb blast that killed at least 70 people and injured about 150 at a crowded shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday. Officials said a suicide bomber detonated the bomb among crowds gathered for the busiest day of the week at the shrine to Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan, a town in Sindh province.Amaq, a news agency affiliated to Isis, claimed the jihadi group had carried out the attack, which was the deadliest in Pakistan so far this year. It was also the latest such attack on devotees of Sufism, a mystical and generally moderate form of Islam despised by radical fundamentalists. Continue reading... [...]
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Brainwavz BLU-200
  Shortly after the release of the BLU-100, Brainwavz followed up with the release of an update to its popular wireless in-ears in the form of the BLU-200. The BLU-200 looks a lot like its younger sibli... [...]
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7 minor girls in Kerala orphanage raped for 2 months
The girls, all in the age group of 14-15 years, were staying at the orphanage at Muttil in Kalpetta in Wayanad district. [...]
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Smiles originated 30 million years ago: study
Some researchers have argued that infants’ spontaneous smiles exist to make parents feel that their children are adorable and to enhance parent-child communication. The origin [...]
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