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MG Motors’ ZS SUV will be Hyundai Creta rival; Launching next year

MG Motors has taken over General Motors’ Halol factory in Gujarat, and come 2019, the first MG-branded cars meant for the Indian market will roll out. In a press conference that happened moments ago, MG has announced that the ZS compact SUV will be the first vehicle that will be launched in India. The MG ZS will take on the ... Read More »

Samsung Leader in 4G LTE Device Shipments in India Last Year: CMR

With 21 percent market share, Samsung retained the top spot in the 4G LTE device shipments in 2017 while Chinese handset maker Xiaomi stood second with 18 percent share, market research firm CyberMedia Research (CMR) said on Wednesday. The 4G LTE shipments in India grew 80 percent in 2017 Year-on-Year (YoY), with total shipments reaching 148.3 million units, according to CMR’s annual “4G LTE ... Read More »

A newsworthy year for education in Harford County in 2017

  Much noteworthy news was made in education in Harford County during 2017, not all of it strictly in the classroom. Thanks to a mild winter with few missed days for bad weather and Gov. Larry Hogan, Harford’s public school students enjoyed one of their longest summer vacations in years. Classes ended for the summer on June 9 and did not ... Read More »

Social media agency of the year: Russia

Dear Awards Governing Body, It’s with great pride that we submit ourselves for the prestigious honor of “Social Media Agency of the Year”, and we are certain that by the time you finish reading this entry, you will wholeheartedly agree there is no agency more deserving of this award than interns Vlad, Mikail and the entire team here at the ... Read More »

‘I got my Year 1 class blogging – and it has transformed their writing skills’

This primary teacher explains how getting children to contribute to a class blog has had a significant impact on literacy scores “Has Doreen been on yet?” That’s the shout that starts most of my Year 1 classes each day. The call is followed by children running into the class to see if they have any more flag hits or comments on our ... Read More »

Meet the finance players who made Fortune’s 40 under 40 list this year

Finance is said to be a young person’s game, and the bankers, financiers, and founders on this year’s Fortune 40 under 40 list prove just that. This year’s version of the annual list was led by the recently elected French president Emmanuel Macron, a former Rothschild banker. The other young professionals run the gamut from traditional bankers investing in algorithmic stock-picking programs, ... Read More »

More than 100,000 teenagers a year to get mental health training to help them cope with exam stress

More than 100,000 teenagers a year will be given mental health training to help them cope with the pressure of exam and build up their self-esteem, the Prime Minister announces today. Theresa May will unveil plans to make a new mental health awareness course part of the National Citizen Service programme for teenagers in a bid to reduce the levels ... Read More »

Paytm Says It Plans to Sell Gold Worth $200 Million This Year

HIGHLIGHTS Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million this year Clients can buy & sell even miniscule amounts of gold digit even at Re. 1 Paytm currently has more than 225 million users Paytm plans to sell 5 tonnes of gold valued around $200 million (roughly Rs. 1,288 crores) this year, the digital payments firm said on Friday, as ... Read More »

E-Commerce Sites Must Show MRP, Other Details From Next Year, Government Rules

HIGHLIGHTS E-commerce websites should mention MRP on products from Jan, 2018 Government rules that other details like expiry date should be given too “Consumers deserve the same protection online as offline,” said the govt To protect online consumers, the government has made it mandatory for e-commerce companies from January 2018 to print not only the MRP on goods but also ... Read More »

Android O will be rolled out to OnePlus 3 and 3T within this year

While OnePlus 5 is getting all the attention recently, the company has not forgotten about its older models OnePlus 3T and OnePlus 3. Or at least in terms of software updates. In the beginning of this month, Pete Lau, OnePlus’ founder and CEO, announced and confirmed on Twitter that the two 2016 flagships would be updated to Android O which ... Read More »