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Note ban was watershed moment in India's economy: Jaitley

Note ban was watershed moment in India's economy: Jaitley

Calling the note ban a "reckless" exercise, Manmohan Singh said during an interactive session with businessmen and traders in Ahmedabad that "demonetisation was an organised loot and legalised plunder". While Jaitley said that demonetisation was not a one off solution and to every single problem, but "it certainly has shifted the agenda". He also said 18 lakh deposits are being scrutinised by the tax authorities.


Honor 7X With FullView Display To Launch In India In December

Honor 7X With FullView Display To Launch In India In December

In an interview given to a news agency, Honor's global president George Zhao said that they will launch the Honor 7X smartphone in December in India. There is a dual camera setup on the back side with 16MP+2MP sensors and LED flash. The device is backed by a 3,350mAh battery. It comes in 32GB/64GB/128GB in-built storage options which can be expanded upto 256GB using MicroSD card.


Mobile payments arrive on Facebook Messenger in the UK

Mobile payments arrive on Facebook Messenger in the UK

Yes, that's right, Messenger is a convenient and secure way to send and receive money, and now, it's come to the UK. David Marcus, who runs Messenger, says it is obvious from our messages that we need this. The feature has existed in the USA since 2015, but this is the first time it has been launched anywhere outside of the U.S. or in a currency other than dollars.



Luxurious Burns: BMW recalls vehicles citing fire risk

Affected models include the 1 Series (128i), 3 Series (328i with rear-wheel or all-wheel drive), the 5 Series (525i, 528i, 530i - all with RWD or AWD), X3, X5 (xDrive30i), and Z4. The company is reviewing whether the wiring recall will apply to Canadian vehicles. The second recall, which is for roughly 673,000 vehicles, deals with faulty wiring for the heating and air conditioning system.


StarCraft 2 Goes Free-to-Play Later This Month

StarCraft 2 Goes Free-to-Play Later This Month

Stilwell explained during the interview that StarCraft's game balance and quality is widely considered by the team to be "perfect", whereas the same can not be said about Diablo 2 and Warcraft 3, at least in terms of possible remasters.



Jawan martyred, 3 JeM terrorists killed in Pulwana encounter

It was reported that the incident took place in Aglar Kandi village of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. The security forces also gunned down three terrorists in the operation. Meanwhile, a civilian was allegedly injured in the clashes near the Pulwama region. The civilian sustained bullet wound below his heart on left side of his chest and has been hospitalized.