Facebook can read your secret chats without you knowing it

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Facebook has got not much good press in recent years – with one important exception: When the company end of 2016 for those days around one billion users end-to-end encryption in Facebook Messenger introduced , there was goodwill and applause from all sides. For the first time, two users were even able to securely communicate with the […]

Today in History: February 1 What Happened…

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February 1 1327 Edward III is coronated King of England. 1587 Elizabeth I, Queen of England, signs the Warrant of Execution for Mary Queen of Scots. 1633 The tobacco laws of Virginia are codified, limiting tobacco production to reduce dependence on a single-crop economy. 1793 France declares war on Britain and the Netherlands. 1861 A […]

SBI Raises Interest Rates On Fixed Deposits (FDs). Details Here

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The State Bank of India (SBI) raised the interest rates on fixed deposits (FDs) amounting to Rs. one crore and above as it prepares to raise the lending game after the government strengthened it with capital investment and the trauma of bad loans eased. SBI follows private sector lender Axis Bank, which raised deposit rates marginally last […]

SBI’s deposit rate hike sets stage for rise in interest rates

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Mumbai: State Bank of India (SBI) on Tuesday raised rates on bulk deposits by 50-140 basis points, a move that may prompt rival lenders to increase interest rates, given tight liquidity conditions and the expected rise in loan demand. This is the second such rate hike by SBI on deposits over Rs1 crore, usually referred to […]

How to book the cheapest flight possible to anywhere

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After being crowned as the world’s fastest growing aviation market in 2016, the Indian aviation sector has seen a steep rise with a 23.18% growth in domestic air passenger traffic in 2016. The number of passengers carried by domestic airlines in 2016 was 998.88 lakhs as compared to 810.91 lakh in 2015. This growth was […]

Treasury Wine Estates moves 70 jobs from Napa to Oakland

Some 70 jobs at Napa’s Treasury Wine Estates will be moving to new offices in Oakland as soon as this August. Treasury Wine Estates currently has about 250 employees at its Gateway Drive location in Napa, said company spokesman Brent Dodd. “As we move from an agriculture business to a brand-led business,” and to support […]

Soon, you can make payments using WhatsApp

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BENGALURU: WhatsApp could go live with its much-awaited payments feature as early as next month, according to people aware of the developments, providing the biggest boost yet for digital payments in the country. The most widely used messaging app in India is at various stages of integrating its Unified Payments Interface (UPI)- based payments platform […]

UIDAI to add face verification option for Aadhaar authentication

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The Unique Identification Authority of India, the Aadhaar-issuing authority, has decided to enable face recognition as another means of authentication from July 1, 2018. The decision comes at a time when problems arising due to mismatch of biometrics are being reported about, including those faced by senior citizens with fading fingerprints. However, the face authentication option […]

Railway recruitment 2018: (50,000 vacancies)

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Railway recruitment 2018: In its latest recruitment drive, the Indian Railways is expected to announce 50,000 vacancies for the post of Assistant Station Master at indianrailways.gov.in. Railway Recruitment Board, which will conduct the examination is expected to release the job notification anytime soon, according to a report by Odisha TV. This year the test will be conducted online […]

Google deleted 60 games from its Play Store

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Google has deleted 60 games from its Play Store after security firm Check Point uncovered a malicious bug that displayed porn ads in game apps, many of which are aimed at children. Some of the apps include those that have been downloaded over 1 million times, like Five Nights Survival Craft and McQueen Car Racing Game, which […]