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Levi Strauss in talks to hire Jabong's CEO Sanjeev Mohanty as India head
Levi Strauss in talks to hire  Jabong's CEO Sanjeev Mohanty as India head - News
The local unit of Levi Strauss & Co has been sear ching for a new managing director after Sanjay Purohit left to join private equity firm Samara Capital.


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Digital
Airtel and Vodafone question TRAI's free internet plan proposal. Here's why
Airtel and  Vodafone question TRAI's free internet plan proposal. Here's why - Businessinsider India
As the uproar over Facebook's Free Basics and Airtel's Zero Plan was fading, India's two largest telecom operators Airtel and Vodafone have


Digital
Ratan Tata leads top angels’ list in 2016 with 14 investments
Ratan Tata leads top  angels’ list in 2016 with 14 investments
Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus at Tata Sons Ltd, is heading the pack of India’s top angel investors so far this year while the founders of Flipkart and Snapdeal are conspicuous by their absence from the list. The 78-year-old Tata, who started investing in startups after retiring as chairman of the


 


Digital
Anil Ambani's Reliance Group appoints Juergen Hase as CEO of IoT biz
Anil  Ambani's Reliance Group appoints Juergen Hase as CEO of IoT biz
Hase will be based in Mumbai reporting to Group Managing Director, Amitabh Jhunjhunwala, Reliance Group said in an official statement Thursday.


Digital
India's digital ad market to touch Rs 7044 crore by December 2016
India's digital ad market  to touch Rs 7044 crore by December 2016 - Adage India
The country's digital advertising market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 35 per cent to reach Rs 7,044 crore by the end of this year, an IAMAI-IMRB report said today...


Digital
OYO raising Rs 413 crore in fresh round of funding through proposed rights issue
OYO raising Rs  413 crore in fresh round of funding through proposed rights issue
The new round of funding will peg the post-money valuation of the Gurugram-based startup at Rs 3,129 crore or about $460 million, the filing reflects.


Sports
Antoine Griezmann double helps France sink Germany to reach Euro final
Antoine Griezmann double helps France sink Germany  to reach Euro final
Antoine Grienzmann gave France the winning edge over Germany at a major tournament since the 1958 World Cup.


Sports
In Euro 2016 final, Fernando Santos back where Portugal mission began
In Euro 2016 final, Fernando Santos back where  Portugal mission began
Fernando Santos will look to revive Portugal's fortune in the finals of the European championship title.


Sports
We’ve only just begun to live, believes Gareth Bale
We’ve only just begun to live, believes Gareth  Bale
Wales will move higher than their richer rivals and neighbours England when the new FIFA rankings are announced after Euro 2016.


Sports
Roger Federer, Andy Murray on course for a Wimbledon final showdown
Roger Federer, Andy Murray on course for a Wimbledon final  showdown
Both Roger Federer and Andy Murray stood with an outside chance of winning the Wimbledon two weeks back. Now, they could meet in the final.



Entertainment
Abida Parveen offers ‘Noor-e-Ilahi’ as Eidi for listeners
Abida Parveen offers ‘Noor-e-Ilahi’ as  Eidi for listeners
Abida Parveen has teamed up with Salim-Sulaiman for a new single "Noor-e-Ilahi" on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.


Entertainment
Idris Elba should be next james bond: Zoe Saldana
Idris Elba should be next james bond: Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana believes Idris Elba is the perfect person to take over from Daniel Craig as the next James Bond.


Entertainment
Adele hints about a tour to Australia
Adele hints about a tour to Australia
Adele has hinted a tour to Australia during her US tour opener in Minnesota on July 5.


Entertainment
Liam Hemsworth has been named PETA’s sexiest vegan
Liam Hemsworth has been named PETA’s sexiest vegan
Liam Hemsworth has been named PETA's sexiest vegan.



Software
Mobile internet can increase small farmers' revenue by 50%: Vodafone report
Mobile  internet can increase small farmers' revenue by 50%: Vodafone report - News
Small farmers, it says, typically, have limited access to internet resources, services, information, markets and social networks.


Software
India is world's fourth-largest app economy: Report
India is world's  fourth-largest app economy: Report
The annual figure for India is projected to grow by 92% to reach 7.7 billion downloads this year, and further to 20.1 billion by 2020.


Software
Facing losses, maker of Rs 251 phone seeks Rs 50,000 crore from the government
Facing losses,  maker of Rs 251 phone seeks Rs 50,000 crore from the government
As per reports, Ringing Bells initially faced Rs 930 loss on each handset that cost it Rs 1180 and for which parts were imported from Taiwan.


Software
Worldwide IT spending to be flat in 2016 at $3.41 trillion: Gartner
Worldwide IT spending to be  flat in 2016 at $3.41 trillion: Gartner
Global enterprise software spending is on pace to total $332 billion, a 5.8 percent increase from 2015 with North America driving this growth.



Telecom
Reliance Jio's LTE bet may mean curtains for CDMA in India : CDMA will be the biggest loser when the 4G shift gains traction
Reliance Jio's LTE bet may  mean curtains for CDMA in India : CDMA will be the biggest loser when the 4G shift gains traction - Livemint
The mobile technology which the Ambanis backed 14 years ago will be the biggest loser when the 4G shift gains traction


Telecom
10 ways the new telecom minister can improve communications in India
10 ways the new  telecom minister can improve communications in India - Tech2
Sinha comes to the telecom ministry in a month when the government will be holding the largest ever spectrum auctions.


Telecom
Telecom industry backs net neutrality, but seeks equality
Telecom industry backs net  neutrality, but seeks equality - Times of India
Telecom operators: Bring websites, apps, smartphone makers under Net Neutrality - Telcos have demanded that other internet players also be bound by net neutrality regulations imposed by TRAI.


Telecom
Indian Telecom Chief Chooses Data Speed
Indian Telecom Chief Chooses  Data Speed - CCM
Indian telecom operators want regulator TRAI to treat some of the OTT players as their competitors when it considers net neutrality guidelines. COAI and AUSPI, while presenting suggestions on net neutrality to TRAI, today said OTT companies’ messaging / instant messaging and VoIP telephony are perfect substitutes of the services that are being offered by




Politics
Karnataka shame: Deputy SP’s suicide is the latest of several such tragedies
Karnataka shame: Deputy SP’s suicide is the  latest of several such tragedies
On Thursday, Deputy Superintendent of Police MK Ganapathy was found hanging from the ceiling fan in a hotel room in Madikeri.


Politics
Devendra Fadnavis expands council of ministers; Uddhav Thackeray skips ceremony
Devendra Fadnavis expands council of ministers;  Uddhav Thackeray skips ceremony
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday expanded his council of ministers, inducting 11 ministers, including 10 new faces, in the exercise which left Shiv Sena unhappy as it was denied a Cabinet berth.


Politics
Hitting back at BJP, Digvijay rakes up Rajnath’s alleged meeting with Pragya Thakur
Hitting back at BJP, Digvijay rakes up  Rajnath’s alleged meeting with Pragya Thakur
Hitting back at BJP for targeting him over sharing dais with controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Friday raked up the issue of BJP leader Rajnath Singh's alleged meeting with 2008 Malegaon blast accused Pragya Thakur.


Politics
Telecom scam? Congress’ Rs 45,000-cr CAG bomb is actually a GST spoiler
Telecom scam? Congress’ Rs 45,000-cr CAG bomb is  actually a GST spoiler
The Narendra Modi government’s involvement in the Rs 45,000-crore telecom scam — the charge raised by the Congress party on Friday — is prima facie, far from a scam



Retail
Reliance Retail's Lyf branded smartphones receive big price drops
Reliance  Retail's Lyf branded smartphones receive big price drops - Firstpost
Most of the Lyf-branded smartphones have received some big price cuts that should now make for an attractive package especially when you consider the unlimited 4G data deal that comes with it.

Retail
Now, Oppo too Wants to Open its Own Retail Stores & Manufacturing Units in India
Now, Oppo too  Wants to Open its Own Retail Stores & Manufacturing Units in India - Trak.in (blog)
Oppo has reached out to Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion(DIPP) for approval to open its own retail stores throughout the country. The Government relaxed the local sourcing norms to give the foreign companies a little time to settle in India before they start local manufacturing.

Retail
Indian retail real estate has become attractive again for global investors
Indian retail  real estate has become attractive again for global investors - Zee News
During the entire 2008 calendar year, PE investment in retail real estate stood at USD 267 million.

Retail
Development of ecommerce good for growth: WTO
E-commerce can play a pivotal role in fostering growth and raising living standards, particularly for developing countries, the World Trade Organization (WTO) has said.


Logistics
Tax man ties up with 7 airlines for easy decleration with only 45% to Govt, Black money scheme ads to feature on Air India and Vistara and other airlines' boarding passes
Tax man ties up with 7 airlines  for easy decleration with only 45% to Govt, Black money scheme ads to feature on Air India and Vistara and other airlines' boarding passes -  Economic Times
I-T Department has tied up with seven airlines for Income Declaration Scheme (IDS) 2016. These include Air India, Spicejet, Indigo, Vistara and Air Asia.


Logistics
Strategic Insight on the Indian Logistics Industry at ports , main delays are caused by poor physical and communication infra, high waiting time at ports and a multilayered tax system
Strategic Insight on the Indian  Logistics Industry at ports , main delays are caused by poor physical and communication infra, high waiting time at ports and a multilayered tax  system - Yahoo Finance
Development of transportation and logistics-related infrastructure such as dedicated freight corridors, logistics parks, free trade warehousing zones, and container freight stations are expected to improve efficiency. Government reform initiatives, promotion of manufacturing and trade, improving investment climate are expected to transform the industry and drive growth between 2016 and 2020. Economic reforms, trade cooperation, improved transportation infrastructure, and industrial growth is ushering in increasing opportunities for the logistics service providers (LSPs) in India.


Logistics
Bhiwadi, a town in Rajasthan, may get India's first cargo airport and Jewar near Nioda the second passenger airport
Bhiwadi, a town in Rajasthan,  may get India's first cargo airport and Jewar near Nioda the second passenger airport - Economic Times
“It would make sense to make Bhiwadi the first cargo airport in the region. We are discussing it as a possibility,” said a senior official.


Logistics
J K government to install GPS system on trucks transporting food grains
J K government  to install GPS system on trucks transporting food grains - India Today
Jammu and Kashmir imports 1-lakh metric ton food grains every month and each day 800 trucks are being used to distribute the ration across the state.



Marketing
Digital forms 12% of total ad spends in India : IAMAI and IMRB
Digital forms 12% of total ad  spends in India : IAMAI and IMRB - afaqs
According to the 'Digital Advertising in India' report, jointly published by the Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, the online ad market will reach INR 7,044 crore by December 2016. Top three verticals include e-commerce, BFSI, and Telecom.


Marketing
Euro 2016 Records 100% Increase In Advertisements : Report
Ad Age is the leading global source of news, intelligence and conversation for marketing and media communities


Marketing
Performance Is The Only Digital Currency : The Way Forward
Performance Is The Only Digital  Currency : The Way Forward - CMO
A recent ANA report ought to motivate brands that have quietly questioned the ROI of their media spends to look under the hood of their long-standing relationships with agencies and buyers.


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HR
New Standards for Ramping up Solar Skills in India
New Standards for Ramping up  Solar Skills in India - Natural Resources Defense Council
New Standards for Ramping up Solar Skills in India Read More Blog Post


HR
UK sends envoy to India in attempt to save Tata Steel jobs
Tata Steel says its losing US$1.4M per day at one plant and is looking to dispose of its U.K.-based specialty steel businesses


HR
Dollar higher vs euro ahead of US jobs report
New York, July 7, 2016 (AFP) -The dollar gained on the euro but slipped against the yen Thursday as investors waited to see if the coming US June jobs report shows a rebound from May's sharp downturn.


HR
Govt to hire 700 doctors
Govt to hire 700 doctors -  Times of India
Health minister Rajendra Rathore, in a meeting with officials on Wednesday, directed them to fill the vacant posts of doctors.



Construction
Realty prices rose in only 4 of 10 major Indian cities in Q4 2015-16
Realty prices rose in only 4 of  10 major Indian cities in Q4 2015-16 - ET Realty
RBI monitors the HPI for 10 major Indian cities: Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Lucknow, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Kanpur and Kochi and at the a..


Construction
​Hyderabad sees maximum rise in office space leasing in H1 at 55%
​Hyderabad sees maximum rise in office space leasing in H1 at 55% - ET Realty
Net office space leasing in Hyderabad rose to about 2.9 million sq ft in the first half of 2016 calendar year from about 1.9 million sq ft.


Construction
Supreme Holdings to invest Rs 370 crore in Pune project as the company forays into residential realty
Supreme Holdings to invest Rs  370 crore in Pune project as the company forays into residential realty - ET Realty
The company plans to develop the project in east Pune near Kalyani Nagar spread across 6 acres with a saleable area of 5 lakh sq ft under its brand na..


Construction
Century Real Estate raises fresh funds from Piramal
Century Real Estate raises  fresh funds from Piramal - Times of India
Century Real Estate has got about Rs 520 crore in a mix of structured debt and construction finance from Piramal Fund Management, the real estate investment arm of Ajay Piramal Group, according to sources familiar with the matter.



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An adblock user’s view on adblocking : Report
An adblock user’s view on  adblocking : Report - Bhatnaturally
Adblockers have become ubiquitous. But the reason why it is popular is not because of advertising per se, but because of greed.




/TelecomArchives
State Bank of India arrives on Windows Phone, brings Mobile Banking for 5 banks
State Bank of  India arrives on Windows Phone, brings Mobile Banking for 5 banks - WinBeta
The State Bank of India has launched an app for Windows Phone devices, allowing you to perform internet banking on 5 Associate Banks.


/RetailArchives
Amazon is quietly eliminating list prices
Amazon is quietly eliminating  list prices - Business Standard
The new approach comes as discounts, both online and offline, have become the subject of dozens of consumer lawsuits for being much less than they seem

/RetailArchives
Snapdeal changes biz model yet again; sells services
Snapdeal changes biz model yet  again; sells services - Economic Times
Now, book flight tickets, order food on Snapdeal. Snapdeal has launched the services through partnership with Zomato, Cleartrip, UrbanClap and redBus.

/PoliticsArchives
Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa Season 9: Here Is The Complete List Of Celebrity Participants
Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa Season 9: Here Is The Complete List  Of Celebrity Participants
Popular celebrity dance reality show Jhalak Dikkhla Jaa is back with its new season and before even going on air, the show has generated a fair amount of buzz. Last year Karan Johar, Ganesh Hegde


/SportsArchives
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale: Tale of two leaders
Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale: Tale of two leaders
In playing terms, both Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale are leaders of their teams but take very different approaches to their role.


/SportsArchives
Nick Kyrgios bares his soul at Wimbledon after loss to Andy Murray
Nick Kyrgios bares his soul at Wimbledon  after loss to Andy Murray
Nick Kyrgios has said that he doesn't love Tennis and is not so sure he wants to fix that.


/SportsArchives
Pro Kabaddi League (PKL): Bengaluru Bulls beat Puneri Paltan
Pro Kabaddi League (PKL): Bengaluru Bulls  beat Puneri Paltan
Bengaluru Bulls recorded a 29-27 win over Puneri Paltan in a closely contested match of Pro Kabaddi League on Monday.


/EntertainmentArchives
I had a great time filming Marshall: Kate Hudson
I had a great time filming Marshall: Kate Hudson
Kate Hudson says she had a "great time" filming "Marshall" alongside he co-stars Chadwick Boseman and Josh Gad.


/RetailArchives
Chinese owners of Toshiba, Sharp chart out mega India initiatives
Chinese owners of Toshiba,  Sharp chart out mega India initiatives - Economic Times
"Both the brands are inactive with no supplies of inventory in the Indian market for the past few months. But both will enter the market before the festive season."

/LifeLife
8 best albums of 2016 (so far)
8 best albums of 2016 (so far)
Anderson .Paak's "Malibu," Blood Orange's "Freetown Sound" and Mitski's "Puberty 2" make the list.


/LogisticsArchives
Tripura to get food, fuel via Bangladesh through Inland Water Transsit and Trade Protocol (IWTTP)
Tripura to get food, fuel via  Bangladesh through Inland Water Transsit and Trade Protocol (IWTTP) - The Indian Express
Hundreds of trucks have been stranded for almost a month, making it difficult to transport supplies to Tripura.




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Indian Railways to construct elevated corridors to overcome traffic congestion
Indian Railways  to construct elevated corridors to overcome traffic congestion - India Today
The Indian Railways is also exploring the feasibility of constructing elevated tracks in cities like Delhi-NCR and Mumbai so as to improve the suburban traffic.




/LogisticsArchives
Nepal to get Indian help in construction of postal roads
NEW DELHI: Tasked to improve road connectivity in remote parts of India's Northeast, the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (NHIDC...




/ConstructionArchives
Nagpur, Amravati Smart City plans gets approval from Maharashtra and sent them to Centre
Nagpur, Amravati Smart City  plans gets approval from Maharashtra and sent them to Centre - ET Realty
The Centre is likely to announce the results of second round of the Smart City contest before August 15.




/ConstructionArchives
Smart City proposal tabled by Navi Mumbai civic body
Smart City proposal tabled by  Navi Mumbai civic body - ET Realty
A proposal in this regard will be brought before the next general body meeting. The latter had rejected the proposal last year.




/ConstructionArchives
Birla Corporation looks at a better demand for cement in 2016-17
Birla  Corporation looks at a better demand for cement in 2016-17 - ET Realty
Indian cement industry is facing excess supply on two counts - demand for cement being subdued due to slow capital expenditure in infrastructure and p..




/ConstructionArchives
India's Real Estate Mystery
India's Real Estate Mystery  - Outlook India
Why is housing so expensive in India's top cities?




/SportsArchives
Euro 2016: Without fear or shackles, Wales can upset Portugal, says Chris Coleman
Euro 2016: Without fear or shackles, Wales can upset  Portugal, says Chris Coleman
Chris Coleman's biggest selection dilemma will be seeing how to replace Aaron Ramsey and centre back Ben Davies.


/EntertainmentArchives
Simon Cowell to take legal action against Gary Barlow?
Simon Cowell to take legal action against Gary Barlow?
Simon Cowell is reportedly considering taking legal action against singer Gary Barlow.


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Twitter is a narcissist’s help centre: Simon Pegg
Twitter is a narcissist’s help centre: Simon Pegg
Simon Pegg, who decided to quit the social media platform, said he doesn't miss the "mean" remarks some of his so-called fans .


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VIDEO: These Human Foods Are Toxic For Our Doggies
VIDEO: These Human Foods Are Toxic For Our Doggies
Dogs share a special relationship with humans. Man's best friend lives up to its name, filling our lives with love and affection. They wait for hours at the door, waiting for us to show up from work a


/SportsArchives
Age-cheaters beware! BCCI to push for tougher guidelines
Age-cheaters beware! BCCI to push for tougher guidelines
The authenticity of the birth certificates have often caused headaches in the cricketing fraternity.


/HRArchives
Kochi Metro to offer jobs to transgenders
Kochi Metro to offer jobs to  transgenders - The Indian Express
Jobs to be given in housekeeping, customer care and crowd management sections.


/SoftwareArchives
Tata Teleservices may shut CDMA operations in 850 Mhz band
Tata Teleservices may shut CDMA  operations in 850 Mhz band
The company is likely to have a coffer of around Rs 7,000 crore for the upcoming spectrum auction, say industry experts.


/LifeLife
Experience Juno's final approach to Jupiter through the spacecraft's own eyes
Experience Juno's final approach to Jupiter through the spacecraft's own eyes
A new timelapse video shows what it's like for Juno to close in on Jupiter just before it arrives in orbit.


/LifeLife
'Ice Cream Books' is your delicious Instagram for summer reading
'Ice Cream Books' is your delicious Instagram for summer reading
If this is what summer reading looks like, sign us up.


/EntertainmentArchives
Tigmanshu Dhulia’s next on Indian National Army trials
Tigmanshu Dhulia’s next on Indian National Army  trials
Tigmanshu Dhulia next film Raag Desh is based on Indian National Army trials.


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Karan Patel on a mission to get fit
Karan Patel on a mission to get fit
Karan Patel, who is seen in “Ye Hai Mohabaatein”, ensures he sweats it out in the gym to stay fit.


/EntertainmentArchives
Shakti Mohan, Punit Pathak get together for a dance performance
Shakti Mohan, Punit Pathak get together for a dance  performance
Shakti Mohan will be seen getting back together with Punit Pathak - only for a dance performance in “Dance +”.


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Aasif Sheikh flaunts bald look for TV show
Aasif Sheikh flaunts bald look for TV show
Aasif Sheikh has dared to flaunt a bald look for “Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hain!".


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What Salman said was unfortunate and insensitive: Aamir Khan
What Salman said was unfortunate and insensitive: Aamir  Khan
At Dangal’s poster launch, Aamir Khan speaks on Salman Khan's rape comment, ageing and body weight


/SportsArchives
Mohammad Amir can lead Pakistan’s bowling attack: Wasim Akram
Mohammad Amir can lead Pakistan’s bowling attack: Wasim  Akram
Wasim Akram also added that Pakistan's batting line-up, with its over-reliance on Younis Khan and Misbah-ul-Haq would be their biggest concern.


/SportsArchives
Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh are my younger brothers, no question of beating them up: Shoaib Akhtar
Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh are my younger brothers,  no question of beating them up: Shoaib Akhtar
Shoaib Akhtar has laughed off claims by Harbhajan Singh that he and Yuvraj Singh were once beaten by the former pacer.


/SportsArchives
Euro 2016: Despite German injuries, bring on France, says Joachim Loew
Euro 2016: Despite German injuries, bring on France, says  Joachim Loew
Joachim Loew's cause for optimism over the semi-final is not obvious with three key players ruled out, while Bastian Schweinsteiger is doubtful with a knee injury.


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