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iPhone's global market share in Q4 may reach 23%

iPhone's global market share in Q4 may reach 23%

San Francisco: A market intelligence company is predicting iPhone market share for Q4 2021 to hit 23.1 per cent, up from 15.9 per cent last quarter.The smartphone market is showing an improvement in demand during the second half of this year due to the peak season for e-commerce promotional activiti...

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WhatsApp says banned over 2 mn accounts in India in Oct

WhatsApp says banned over 2 mn accounts in India in Oct

New Delhi: WhatsApp on Wednesday said that it banned over two million accounts in India in October in compliance with the new IT Rules 2021.The Meta-owned platform also received 500 grievance reports in the same month, and took action on only 18 of those."In accordance with the IT Rules 2021, we've ...

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Gaming, comedy videos rule YouTube in India in 2021

Gaming, comedy videos rule YouTube in India in 2021

New Delhi: Google-owned YouTube on Thursday revealed a list of top videos as well as creators for 2021 and gaming along with comedy videos that have topped the chart in India.In 2021, gaming leveled up, emerging as a rich and diverse ground for storytelling and community building, with a notable pre...

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FB, Insta purge about 22 mn content pieces in India in Oct

FB, Insta purge about 22 mn content pieces in India in Oct

New Delhi: Meta, the newly-formed parent company of Facebook and its family of apps, on Wednesday said that it has removed more than 21.8 million pieces of content in October on Facebook and Instagram in India, as it faces intense scrutiny over user data privacy.The social network giant acted on ove...

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Farming impacted by climate change: The way ahead

Farming impacted by climate change: The way ahead

New Delhi: Researchers led by Princeton University investigated how different climate scenarios and policy interventions could impact smallholder farmers, or those who maintain less than five acres of land using Nepal as a case study.The research team chose South Asia because it is particularly thre...

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Fuel prices remain static barring Delhi

Fuel prices remain static barring Delhi

New Delhi: Barring Delhi, the prices of diesel and petrol remained unchanged across major Indian cities on Thursday.Accordingly, diesel and petrol prices in Delhi stood at Rs 86.67 per litre and Rs 95.41 per litre, respectively.Notably, prices of petrol in Delhi had been static at Rs 103.97 per litr...

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Equity indices extend gains, Power Grid top gainer

Equity indices extend gains, Power Grid top gainer

New Delhi: The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) extended gains from the previous session in early trade on Thursday.At 9.30 a.m., the S&P BSE Sensex traded at 57,992 points, up 0.5 per cent.It opened at 57,781 points from the previous close of 57,684 points.Till now it touched a low of 57,680 p...

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Himachal gets ADB loan of Rs 2,095 Cr for tourism infrastructure

Himachal gets ADB loan of Rs 2,095 Cr for tourism infrastructure

Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur on Wednesday said the state has succeeded in getting in-principle approval of Rs 2,095 crore for the ADB Infrastructure Development Project for developing tourism infrastructures.He said that out of this 90 per cent would be loan amount which wou...

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Anand Rathi Wealth raises Rs 193.87 cr from 12 anchor investors

Anand Rathi Wealth raises Rs 193.87 cr from 12 anchor investors

Mumbai: Non-bank wealth solutions firm Anand Rathi Wealth has garnered Rs 193.87 crore from anchor investors ahead of its initial share sale that opens for public subscription on Thursday.On Wednesday, the company informed the bourses that it has allocated 35,25,000 shares at Rs 550 per share to anc...

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Subdued festive demand dents Hero MotoCorp's November sales

Subdued festive demand dents Hero MotoCorp's November sales

New Delhi: Late withdrawal of this year's monsoon season, along with a subdued festive season demand, dented two-wheeler major Hero MotoCorp's total sales during November on a year-on-year basis.The total sales during last month declined to 349,393 units from 591,091 units sold during the correspond...

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