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Deal: Google Pixel XL and Sony Xperia X are 30% cheaper

If you are interested in exquisite deals for outstanding smartphones, look no further. If you are a fan of the Google Pixel XL but don’t want to cave into a massive price tag of about £720, today is your lucky day. The Very Silver version with 32 GB…

Nokia 2 photo shows front and back, but no specs

Artist renderings sure are pretty, but some take artistic license. Photographs are better, so here’s a spy shot of the Nokia 2, which seems to live up to the leaked illustration from a couple of weeks ago. Nokia 2 (leaked photo) Photo or not, this leak does little to…

Electric trucks and vans cut pollution faster than cars

The clock may be ticking for petrol and diesel-powered cars, but it’s vans, trucks and buses that are driving the electric vehicle revolution on the world’s roads. This week the UK government followed France in announcing it would ban the sale of such vehicles by 2040, while the mayors…

UK to ban fossil fuel cars from 2040

Air pollution, global warming and related concerns that were considered to be a century away might have come closer than ever before. With many of the developed countries now aiming at rolling out EVs, UK is planning to ban sales of fossil fuel cars from 2040.…

Restricting Women’s Clothing – and Freedom – in Belgium

The European Court of Human Rights has struck another blow to women’s autonomy, ruling in favor of bans on full-face veils enacted in 2011 in Belgium. Echoing a 2014 ruling in S.A.S v. France, the court cited the vague idea of “living together” as justification for the bans. Nowhere does the…

India Car Sales June 2017: Winners and Losers

With companies expected to stop stocking up their dealerships to ease the transition to GST, the sales numbers were expected to drop. But except for Maruti, Toyota and Hyundai, the market seems to have held itself steady through the troubled waters. We run through the numbers to find out cars…