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Industry body representing IT hardware companies, MAIT, has asked the Centre to incentivise local manufacturing by refunding the GST on the value addition done by the companies. “The refund could b..
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Shareholders may raise questions over issues from corporate governance to layoffs
There are more cellphones in America than people. That market saturation has led to brutal price competition, which in turn is transforming consumers’ costs, industry profits and antitrust law.
Outbrain, best known for placing sponsored links on publishers’ websites, has laid off 4% of its roughly 600-person global workforce.
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Authorities are asking Western tech companies to allow them to review source code for security products such as firewalls and anti-virus applications
She is once again suffering from the effects that stress has on her MS, and Nikki will find herself an unlikely ally when it comes to her health on the Friday, June 23 episode of “The Young and the R
Twitter burst into laughter when President Trump officially announced that he had appointed New York Jets owner Woody Johnson as ambassador to the United Kingdom Thursday. Trump's nomination for UK a
Researchers from the University of Reading found that coronal mass ejections are cloud like structures that are influenced by solar winds, which makes them much harder to predict.
The IPO received bids for 3,08,57,728 shares against the total issue size of 2,02,15,966 shares, data available with the NSE showed.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture designated June 19-25 as "National Pollinator Week" to remind Americans about the importance of keeping bees alive as worldwide populations decline.
How is glycerol synthesized inside dark, dense interstellar clouds? Researchers at Leiden University in the Netherlands have discovered the recipe.
Scientists at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center are one step closer to understanding what makes ketamine so successful at treating depression – and how it might be further utilized.
Android in-app browser WebView has been given a security update by Google, giving it greater protection against malware.
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Pupils in schools across England go green to show their support for the Grenfell fire victims.
Researchers report that the variety in the shape of the eggs birds lay depends on how well a bird flies.
Some flowering crops, such as beans and cotton, carefully manage the amount and sweetness of nectar produced on their flowers and leaves, to recruit colonizing ants which deter herbivores. This strate
Few of us look at artificial intelligence as a new, brilliant coworker. Instead, we see AI as the cyborg in the first “Terminator” movie: a futuristic menace who's come to wreak havoc — and take our
A new study says the summer heat is only going to get worse. According to the research published in Nature Climate Change, about 74 percent of the world’s population will come into contact with deadl
BlackBerry Ltd. said it plans to liquidate its remaining device inventory in the next quarter as it completely moves production of its handsets to third-party manufacturers.
Artificial intelligence is completely reshaping the $445 billion beauty industry by creating AI-powered shopping experiences despite the widespread brick-and-mortar retail crisis.
The 15 files, which are only available at the National Archives in Kew, London, contain information about a number of high profile incidents that are believed to be related to extra-terrestrials (st
The Supreme Court of Canada says a woman who wants to sue Facebook over its use of “sponsored stories” can pursue her case in British Columbia.
(Reuters) - BlackBerry Ltd reported first-quarter sales that missed analysts' forecasts due to an unexpected drop in its high-margin software and professional services sales, sending its shares down
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President Donald Trump named football tycoon Woody Johnson as his ambassador to the U.K. on Thursday. The appointment adds yet another billionaire to the Trump administration, with Johnson family's w
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