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Srei Equipment Finance to raise Rs 2,000 cr through IPO

Srei Equipment Finance (SEF), wholly-owned subsidiary of Srei Infrastructure Finance, plans an initial public offer (IPO) of equity, to result in dilution of up to 25 per cent of the post-issue paid-up equity capital share. The company expects to raise Rs 1,800-2,200 crore through the IPO, expected to hit the market in the last quarter of this financial year. The proceeds would ... Read More »

EVE Valkyrie’s Warzone update brings CCP’s VR dogfighter to normal monitors

We’ve seen quite a few virtual reality projects that are just ported from normal screens to fancy goggles—Half-Life 2 was a notable early adopter, with Superhot, ARK, Tabletop Simulator, Elite Dangerous, and more taking the same route. But a game starting in VR and then heading to normal screens? That’s a weird one. That’s what CCP is doing with EVE Valkyrie though. Nearly a year and a half after Valkyrie’s ... Read More »

LG V30 leaks refuse to stop as another render surfaces

A lot of information about the upcoming LG V30 has come out already. While the South Korean company itself has been quite active in this regard, there has been no dearth of leaks and rumors as well. And there seems to be no stopping, as a new render image for the phone has surfaced. The leak comes courtesy of the usually reliable tipster Evan ... Read More »

IGNOU OPENMAT: Last date for submitting application forms extended to 21 August

Admission to IGNOU’s MBA courses is done through OPENMAT (OPEN Management Aptitude Test) entrance test held twice a year. Photo: HT New Delhi: The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has extended deadline for submission of entrance test application forms for OPENMAT to 21 August, a release said on Wednesday. Admission to the varsity’s management programmes is done through OPENMAT (OPEN ... Read More »

Renault Lodgy Stepway Test Drive Review – 3 Reasons to Buy/Not to Buy This MPV

  Renault Lodgy Stepaway is a successor to the Lodgy MPV. (Image: Siddharth Safaya/News18.com) The Indian MPV market has a vast array of products, starting right from the Maruti Suzuki Eeco, which is priced close to Rs 3 lakhs to the most sold MPV – Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, which is priced close to Rs 8 Lakhs and popular Toyota Innova ... Read More »

Why Education Is the Hardest Sector of the Economy to Automate

We’ve all heard the warning cries: automation will disrupt entire industries and put millions of people out of jobs. In fact, up to 45 percent of existing jobs can be automated using current technology. However, this may not necessarily apply to the education sector. After a detailed analysis of more than 2,000-plus work activities for more than 800 occupations, a report by McKinsey & Co states ... Read More »

Study abroad: Why Indians prefer to go overseas to pursue UG courses

Studying abroad is a common dream among many Indian students such that the number of students applying for universities in other countries has been on the rise with every passing year. This hype can be observed with reports like the 2016 Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange which has pointed out that international students at US colleges have surpasses one ... Read More »

98 Degrees to visit Van Wezel on Christmas tour

The ’90s boy band is touring in support in their new holiday album “Let It Snow” Anyone hoping for a double shot of ’90s nostalgia and Christmas season celebration is in luck. Boy band 98 Degrees will come to Van Wezel on Dec. 11 on their 98 Degrees at Christmas tour. Tickets go on sale Aug. 18 at 10 a.m. ... Read More »

Australia’s University of Adelaide to host first open day in India on Saturday

The University of Adelaide, Australia, has announced that it will hold its first open day session in India on August 12, 2017 with an aim to attract Indian students. It also announced that it is planning to increase the number of seats available for Indians to 300. “Indians are highly innovative and have excelled in the research field. That is ... Read More »

The Education Beat: Back-toschool tips to consider

Hard to believe, but in a few weeks schools will open their doors and the summer vacation will have ended. Thus, it’s time for parents and teachers to think about what we can do together to assist our students to get off to a great start. Just recently, I came across a report card dated June 1906. I was amazed ... Read More »