Tag: After

AFTER PEAK HYPE, SELF-DRIVING CARS ENTER THE TROUGH OF DISILLUSIONMENT

OH, THE UNTAINTED optimism of 2014. In the spring of that year, the good Swedes at Volvo introduced Drive Me, a program to get regular Josefs, Frejas, Joeys, and Fayes into autonomous vehicles. By 2017, Volvo executives promised, the company would distribute 100 self-driving SUVs to families in…

Indiabulls Housing Finance, Indian Oil Rise After Inclusion In Nifty

Indiabulls Housing Finance and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) shares were in focus on Friday, after their inclusion in the Nifty 50 index. Housing mortgage company Indiabulls Housing Finance is now part of the National Stock Exchange or NSE’s 51-scrip benchmark index- Nifty 50. Indian Oil Corporation,…

Audi reportedly to quit Le Mans after 2017

While it may sound shocking, reports are filtering in that Audi is all set bring an end a successful chapter in its motorsport history. In 21st-century endurance racing, no manufacturer has been more dominant than Audi. When the open-topped R8 LMP1 debuted in 2000, it paved…

‘I have become more confident after PINK’

Shillong girl Andrea Tariang hasn’t watched too many Hindi movies in her life but she’s making her debut in a film starring Bollywood’s biggest superstar Amitabh Bachchan. “I don’t really watch films. I don’t have a TV at home; I don’t like watching it,” Andrea tells us.…

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin walks out of jail after 11 years

Former Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Mohammad ‘Saheb’ Shahabuddin on Saturday walked out of jail after 11 years, as the Patna high court granted him bail in the Rajiv Roshan murder case. Rajiv Roshan, an eyewitness in the acid attack case of Siwan, was gunned down allegedly…

LIVE! Army back in Kashmir’s crisis zone after 2 years

12:17  Army back in Kashmir’s crisis zone after 2 years: For the first time since 2014, the army took up positions in rural areas of four trouble-tossed South Kashmir districts of Pulwama, Shopian, Kulgam and Anantnag, which witnessed the bulk of violence in the last two months,…

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin walks out of jail after 11 years

Former Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Mohammad ‘Saheb’ Shahabuddin on Saturday walked out of jail after 11 years, as the Patna high court granted him bail in the Rajiv Roshan murder case. Rajiv Roshan, an eyewitness in the acid attack case of Siwan, was gunned down allegedly…