Toyota Innova Crysta Touring Sport to be launched tomorrow

The name Innova is not an unknown one in the Indian automotive market. It is and has been one of the best people carriers in the country, backed by Toyota’s legendary reliability. More »

Pregnant women more likely to be victim of traumatic injury

New York: A new research has found that pregnant women are more likely to be a victim of an assault-related trauma as compared to those women who are not pregnant. The findings More »

Qualcomm says Apple to stop paying royalties, cuts profit forecast

Apple Inc has decided to withhold royalty payments to its contract manufacturers that are owed to Qualcomm Inc, until a legal dispute between the companies is resolved, the chipmaker said on Friday. More »

White gunman with ‘a beer in one hand, a gun in the other’ opens fire on black pool party guests at luxury apartments – leaving at least one dead and seven hurt before cops kill him in San Diego

A white gunman was shot dead by police after opening fire on black party-goers, killing one and injuring seven more at a swimming pool of a luxury San Diego apartment complex on More »

‘I heart Putin’: Russian women are urged to emblazon their leader on their chests in a range of revealing patriotic shirts

Russian women are being urged to emblazon Vladimir Putin on their chests in a new range of revealing patriotic shirts. With an election due next year, the designs are aimed at boosting More »


Myanmar denies Bangladeshi accounts of Muslims trying to flee over border

Yangon: Myanmar`s state media on Saturday denied Bangladesh border guards` accounts of Rohingya Muslims fleeing conflict at home by trying to cross into the northern neighbour. A commanding officer of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) said on Friday, his staff provided food and medicines to 82 people, including women and children, attempting to leave Myanmar but

Cash-Starved Indians Are Struggling After Modi’s Surprise Currency Ban

Last week, the government of India’s Prime Minster Narendra Modi triggered a nationwide scramble for cash, after unexpectedly banning currency notes that account for 86% of all money in circulation. Modi said the move was targeted at tax evaders with large stockpiles of illicit cash, as well as at currency counterfeiters. But nearly a week

A Boss in India Is Giving Away 1,260 Cars and 400 Homes to His Staff as a Holiday Bonus

A gem dealer in India has announced an extraordinarily generous giveawayfor his staff to mark the Hindu festival of Diwali, pledging to hand out 1,260 cars and 400 apartments. Savjibhai Dholakia, head of the diamond trading company Hare Krishna Exports, said the gifts are part of a company policy to enrich his staff, according to

The Salton Sea

Some cool U.S business images: The Salton Sea Image by sidehike The Salton Sea was created by one of the bigger "mistakes" in the history of American business. The California Development company was responsible for the irrigation system in the Imperial Valley, a fertile farming region that had previously been a below-sea-level desert lowland much

Benjamin Netanyahu wasn`t ready for Gaza tunnel war: Report

Jerusalem: Israel`s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to prepare his country for Hamas` use of tunnels during the 2014 Gaza war, according to a key report cited by local media Friday. A two-year inquiry by state comptroller Yossef Shapira reportedly found that despite intelligence warnings, Netanyahu only belatedly and partially informed his cabinet of the