Instagram’s Close Friends Feature Lets Users Share Stories With a Smaller Group

Facebook’s Instagram said on Friday it launched a new feature dubbed “Close Friends” allowing users to share their stories with a smaller group of people. The new feature, which will appear on the user’s profile in the side menu enables Instagram’s more than 1 billion users to create a smaller group of friends and share … Read more

iPhone Slowdowns : Chinese Consumer Group Latest to Question Apple

HIGHLIGHTS Shanghai Consumer Council is the latest to question Apple Apple reportedly facing over 30 class actions lawsuits over the issue in Apple had apologised for slowing down iPhone models with ageing batteries Despite apologising for slowing down iPhone models with ageing batteries and offering a new battery replacement programme, Apple continues to face questions regarding the … Read more

Peugeot Citroen to return to India with CK Birla group

Bernie Ecclestone’s 40-year reign as Formula One’s commercial supremo has ended with the sport’s new owners Liberty Media replacing the 86-year-old Briton with American Chase Carey. Signalling the end of an era, Liberty said in a statement on Monday it completed the acquisition of Formula One and appointed Chairman Carey to the additional role of … Read more

Delhi: Entry level classes admission for Economically Weaker Section and Disadvantaged Group starts today

While the admission process for the two categories will be duly ended on January 31, 2017, result for first list will be released on February 28, 2017. Representational image RELATED STORIES IITs want to introduce executive M.Tech Mehbooba Mufti announces ex-gratia relief of Rs 5 lakh, jobs to victims of Kashmir unrest Telangana to mark … Read more

Thank one group of companies for the stock market’s climb to record highs

Analyst: Banks will continue to outpeform until end of next year  Thursday, 8 Dec 2016 | 1:35 PM ET | 02:18 The stock market’s dramatic surge to record highs can largely be attributed to the leap in bank stocks. Without the sector, the S&P 500 would not have closed at a record Thursday, but would still … Read more

US Olympic Committee creates infectious disease advice group

The United States Olympic Committee announced on Friday that it will create an Infectious Disease Advisory Group to help identify and establish best practices regarding the mitigation, assessment and management of infectious disease. “The health and safety of our athletes, and our entire delegation, is our top priority,” said USOC CEO Scott Blackmun in a … Read more