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LG G6 Goes on Sale in India, Rs. 10,000 Cashback on Amazon India for Today

The LG G6 has gone on sale in India starting Tuesday, and the smartphone is available online exclusively via Amazon India apart from offline retail stores across the country. The LG G6 price in India is Rs. 51,990 (MOP), which makes it significantly cheaper than the flagship of rival South Korean company, the Samsung Galaxy S8. It is available in Astro ... Read More »

US firms added 227,000 jobs in January

US businesses added 227,000 jobs in January, way above economists’ forecasts of about 175,000. The figure, from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, compares with December’s rise of 157,000, revised up slightly from last month’s first estimate. However, average pay barely rose, and the number of people working part-time but looking for full-time work rose. Even so, the jobs growth suggests ... Read More »

France aims to attract 10,000 Indian students by 2020

During a trip to India this week, minster Jean-Marc Ayrault also launched the Bangalore branch of France Alumni, an online platform operated by Campus France that connects former French international students with other alumni and job opportunities around the world. Last year, France welcomed around 4,000 Indian students, a number which is “very insufficient” said Ayrault. “It is very insufficient in ... Read More »

Cengage to upskill 1,000 teachers in Saudi Arabia

The partnership provides teachers in the public education system with online access to Cengage’s National Geographic Learning ELTeach programme and aims to boost the standard of language training across the country. “Saudi Arabia continues to show its commitment to education” The programme focuses on classroom methodology and is designed to help teachers with lesson planning and preparation, focusing on speaking ... Read More »

US economy adds 178,000 new jobs making Fed rate hike likely

An interest rate rise in the US looks a near certainty after another solid month of job creation in the world’s largest economy. In a boost to Donald Trump as he prepares to move into the White House next month, government figures showed the unemployment rate dropped to a nine-year low in November and employers hired new workers at a ... Read More »

Pre-order Brikk’s diamond-studded Apple Watch worth $96,000

Maybe if I eat baked beans for the rest of my life, I can afford one. THOSE ballin’ on a budget will have to save a little harder if they want to pre-order a custom diamond-studded Apple Watch. While not expected to be released until April, luxury and couture product design company Brikk is offering 30 different models of the ... Read More »

Datawind to launch 4G smartphone by February, to be priced at Rs 3,000

Low-cost handset maker Datawind will launch a 4G smartphone early next year priced at about Rs 3,000 and offer free Internet browsing for 12 months on it. “We will launch a 4G device for about Rs 3,000 with free unlimited 4G browsing for 12 months,” Datawind President and CEO Suneet Singh Tuli told PTI. He, however, said there will be ... Read More »