Tag Archives: 2017

Karnataka II PUC exam results 2017 to be declared tomorrow

Karnataka‚Äôs Department of Pre-University Education (DPUE) will announce its second year pre-university or Class 12 results tomorrow, on May 11 at 3pm. The exams were conducted from March 9 to March 27. About 10 lakh students enroll in pre-university courses every year in Karnataka and DPUE offers 23 subjects, 11 languages and 50 combinations for the pre-university curriculum for class ... Read More »

IPL 2017: Sunil Narine Smashes IPL’s Joint-Fastest 50 In Just 15 Balls

Kolkata Knight Riders opener Sunil Narine joined teammate Yusuf Pathan on the fastest Indian Premier League half-century record list on Sunday. Narine reached the half century mark off 15 deliveries against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. His knock was dotted with six fours and four sixes. Pathan’s knock had come in 2014, also off 15 deliveries, against ... Read More »

2017 KTM RC 390 First Ride Review

KTM introduced the Duke range globally in 2012 and the equally awaited RC 200 and RC 390 followed suit in 2013. India received the RCs in late 2014 and boy, the supersport machines have made a mark with its sharp and focused dynamics. Completing over two years now, KTM has updated the RC range globally for the 2017 model year ... Read More »

2017 KTM 390 Duke First Ride Review

The past few weeks have been very exciting. It all started with the 2017 KTM RC range, followed by the all-new KTM 250 Duke and 2017 200 Duke, all of which we rode at Bajaj Auto’s Chakan facility. The Austrian bike maker then was clearly keeping the best for last and that is the 2017 KTM 390 Duke. The motorcycle ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Test Ride Review

You could say, “beauty is only skin deep”, or something to that effect. Strangely, that is the vague kind of preconceived notion I had about the new Triumph Bonneville Bobber. Everyone who had ridden the Bobber before was raving about it, but to me, it all sounded too good to be true. How much better can a glorified Bonneville T120 ... Read More »

2017 NFL schedule Football fans get a special present on Christmas Monday

If you like Monday night doubleheaders, then you are going to love what the NFL has planned for Christmas this season. With the holiday falling on a Monday this year, the league decided to give every NFLfan a free present by adding an extra Monday night game. That’s right, there’s going to be two games played on Monday, Dec. 25. ... Read More »

2017 Honda Livo launched in India at Rs 54,331

Honda has launched the 2017 Livo priced at Rs 54,331 (ex-showroom, Delhi). The commuter motorcycle is now available with a BS IV-compliant engine and auto headlamp on (AHO) feature. Cosmetic updates for the Livo include new optional decals for the bikini fairing, fuel tank, tank shrouds, fender and the rear panels. Powering the Livo is the same 110cc single-cylinder engine ... Read More »

4 new tech gadgets to expect in 2017

The fact that the markets are flooded with new gadgets everyday makes all gadget lovers impatient and they are always on the lookout for new additions in their collection, regardless of whether it is a new cell phone or any other hand held device or just about any other electronic appliance just launched in the market. Thanks to the never ... Read More »

Best Superbowl 2017 tech ads: Nintendo, Ford, Intel, Airbnb and more

The biggest American sporting event of the year is over and so is the spectacle that is the half-time show. This is the most expensive time to advertise on the planet, ever. As a result there are some really, really great adverts. Yup, the things we usually avoid by switching over or waiting five seconds to hit skip are now ... Read More »

Davos 2017: Business leaders prepare to temper Trump

Donald Trump’s hand-picked policy advisers have indicated that some of his most controversial campaign promises may never be fully implemented. The BBC spoke to members of the Strategic and Policy Forum, a group of 19 business leaders who will meet with the incoming president, who will be sworn in on Friday, on a regular basis to help shape his economic ... Read More »