Archive for January 23rd, 2018

West must share benefits of growth with emerging world: Rajan

Davos, Jan 23 (PTI) Former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said the Western world must realise they cannot go a long way without the help of the emerging economies and warned that no one would be able to resolve any problem of a ‘fractured world’ if things are not…

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Enterprises now deploying AI technologies: Infosys

Davos, Jan 23  Enterprises are moving beyond the experimentation phase with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and are now deploying AI technologies more broadly, said an Infosys survey on Tuesday.
There is a fundamental shift in how enterprises operate as AI takes hold, according to the “Leadership in the Age of AI…

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We need to create what the world is looking for: Ritu Beri

New Delhi, Jan 23 : Design veteran Ritu Beri on Tuesday said the fashion world in India, like Japan, needs to model a concept towards traditionalism and still be able to cater to what the world demands.

Fusion is the key for the future, Beri said during a panel discussion titled…

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Uber may let riders request drivers with high ratings

Davos, Jan 23 :  In a bid to ensure billions of its riders a safe and secure journey, ride-hailing platform Uber on Tuesday said the company may allow people to request drivers with higher ratings.

The company will “do much more with driver ratings… and have users be able to…

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To create jobs is the need of the hour: Vice President

Hyderabad, Jan 23 (PTI) Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu today said the expanding middle class will be the key driver of India’s economic growth, and the need of the hour is to take full advantage of our demography by creating jobs.

He also said that while India must improve…

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Please tell Davos about wealth disparity in India: Rahul to Modi

New Delhi, Jan 23 : As Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday in a jibe asked him to inform the top global forum “why one per cent of India’s population gets 73 per cent of its wealth?”.

“Dear…

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Sena passes resolution to go solo in LS, Maha polls in 2019

Mumbai, Jan 23 (PTI) The Shiv Sena today passed a resolution not to align with the BJP and go solo in the Lok Sabha and Maharashtra Assembly polls next year.

The resolution was moved by Sena MP Sanjay Raut, who said the BJP had been demoralising the party for the…

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‘Xbox One X’ console in India for Rs 44,990

New Delhi, Jan 23  Technology giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched “Xbox One X” — the world’s most powerful console that brings immersive 4K gaming and 4K entertainment to gamers for Rs 44,990.
“We are delighted to offer the world’s most powerful console with access to most diverse games…

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Mallya extradition trial’s next hearing date remains uncertain

London, Jan 23 (PTI) The next submissions hearing in the extradition trial of Vijay Mallya over alleged fraud and money laundering amounting to Rs 9,000 crores remains uncertain as the lawyers are yet to agree on a mutually convenient date.
Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot was listed to hear the…

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