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Renault Duster CVT is the most affordable AT SUV in India

Petrol cars and SUVs are getting more popular in India, especially in the compact car segments of under Rs. 15 lakh. The Renault Duster has been around for 6 years in the Indian market and its sales are slowly dipping. Renault has introduced many new well-priced variants of the Duster in the past couple of years to boost sales. One ... Read More »

Nokia 6.1 Plus India Launch Expected on August 21 as HMD Global Sends Invites

HIGHLIGHTS HMD Global has sent out media invites for an event in India New Nokia smartphone expected at August 21 event Nokia 6.1 Plus may get unveiled in India Nokia 6.1 Plus, the global variant of Nokia X6 that was launched in China in May, is expected to launch in India on August 21. Nokia licensee HMD Global has sent out media invites ... Read More »

Asus ZenFone 5Z 8GB RAM, 256GB Storage Variant to Go on Sale for First Time in India on July 30

HIGHLIGHTS Price of the variant is Rs. 36,999 It will be available only on Flipkart Other configurations are currently up for purchase Asus ZenFone 5Z (Review) was launched in India at the start of this month in three configurations – 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage, 6GB RAM/ 128GB storage, and 8GB RAM/ 256GB storage. While announced, the top-end variant with 8GB of RAM and ... Read More »

Moto G6 Plus India Launch Will Be ‘Soon’, Company Teases

HIGHLIGHTS Moto G6 India launch has been teased officially Motorola India has posted a tweet to confirm the development The Moto G series phone was unveiled in Brazil in April Moto G6 Plus will arrive in India soon as the company has started teasing the launch of the mid-range smartphone in the country. Over three months after its formal debut in Brazil, the Moto G6 ... Read More »

10 breakfast items from around India that are a must-have

1. Must have Indian breakfast items Simply put, the thing about waking up early is that it’s not something anybody likes to do. That is unless we’re being offered food that we really like, rather love. A wise man once said, “eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dinner like a pauper.” Here are 10 dishes from ... Read More »

Bajaj REVEALS Husqvarna motorcycles’ launch timeline for India

Bajaj Auto has just revealed that the Husqvarna range of retro-modern motorcycles will be launched in India during 2019. This announcement was made at Bajaj Auto’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held yesterday at Pune. The Husqvarna small capacity motorcycles including the Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401 will be built at Bajaj Auto’s Chakan factory, alongside the KTMs. The Husqvarnas will ... Read More »

Hyundai Creta-rivaling Suzuki Vitara SUV SPIED testing in India

Maruti Suzuki’s Hyundai Creta rivaling SUV – the Suzuki Vitara – has been spied testing yet again in India. The SUV  in question was caught competely uncamouflaged but did have a code-name – G464 – on it. What this means is that it  could be a test mule that Maruti Suzuki is testing in India. However, the automaker is yet ... Read More »

Higher education in India gets a Rs 8,000 crore boost

Government’s estimated schematic budgetary expenditure on health, education and social protection for 2018-19 is Rs 1.38 trillion. Photo: HT New Delhi: To increase investment in higher educational institutions, the Union Cabinet today approved a proposal for expanding the scope of Higher Education Financing Agency (HEFA) by expanding its capital base to Rs 10,000 crore and tasking it to mobilise Rs 1 ... Read More »

How India is planning to fight lifestyle diseases

In the early 1990s, when I used to be a health writer, Dr K Srinath Reddy, one of the country’s foremost public health advocates, used to lament the absence of any concern for “lifestyle diseases”, especially those that are diet related and hence reversible, in the public sphere. He would refer wistfully to the Danish model of reducing the burden ... Read More »

Ford BEATS Renault in India: Here’s why

Ford India has posted a sales growth of 37.3% in the month of June 2018 on a YoY basis. Last month, the manufacturer sold as many as 8,444 units, which is much more than the 6,149 units it sold in the corresponding month of last year. Ford India also reached the one million domestic wholesale milestone last month. Furthermore, the strong ... Read More »