Ola, Uber suspends surge pricing after Kejriwal warning

New Delhi, April 19  Online cab service providers Uber and Ola on Monday suspended their surge pricing after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal threatened “strict action” against over-charging cabs.

“Given the threat to the livelihood of our partners, at the expense of reliability, we are temporarily suspending surge with…

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No job cuts for Intel businesses in India: Top executive

New Delhi, April 18 India will not see any job cuts from Intel at the moment and the chip-making giant will only invest further in the country to support the “Digital India” intiative, a top Intel executive has said.

“I hope the company grows in India and I suppose…

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Jio consortium announces 8,100-km, multi-nation cable system

Mumbai, April 18 ) A global consortium with Reliance Jio as a key member on Monday announced the launch of a 8,100-km, 100 GBPS fibre optic communications cable system, inking East Asia and West Asia, with a landing at Chennai. It can also connect with other systems for a…

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Bank spanner in DMK promise to waive education loans

Chennai, April 18  The DMK’s poll promise of writing off education loan has evoked mixed reactions while some are of the view that a good portion of the blame for this populist move by a party should be laid at the banks doors.

“The naming and shaming of education…

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Facebook to add news section to its mobile app

New York, April 16  Social media website Facebook may soon add a news section to its Android and iOS smartphone apps that may look like Facebook Paper — a standalone mobile app created only for iOS.

Facebook confirmed to Mashable tech website that it is testing the new, sectioned news feed…

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