NPA problem: RBI identifies 12 mega defaulters for insolvency

Financial News : The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday said its internal advisory committee (IAC) had identified 12 accounts that covered about 25 per cent of the banking system’s non-performing assets for immediate resolution under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code. The gross bad debt of the Indian banking system as of March was… Continue reading NPA problem: RBI identifies 12 mega defaulters for insolvency

Demand for ‘Baahubali’ superhero toys surprising: Designer

The popular characters Amarendra Baahubali and Bhallaladeva from S.S. Rajamouli’s “Baahubali” franchise can now be brought home in the form of figurines. Uday Bhaskar, the brain behind the idea, sees them as Indian superheroes. “We have always had toys based on popular superheroes. I wondered why not toys based on popular movie characters? They could… Continue reading Demand for ‘Baahubali’ superhero toys surprising: Designer

‘Wonder Woman’ buries ‘The Mummy’ at UK Box Office

Despite Tom Cruises’ stellar performance and jaw-dropping action sequences, The Mummy was crushed by Patty Jenkins’ superhero saga Wonder Woman, which continues to smash records across the world. Wonder Woman held on to the top spot with second-weekend takings of £3.48m, for an 11-day total of £12.84m in the UK Box Office, reports the Guardian.… Continue reading ‘Wonder Woman’ buries ‘The Mummy’ at UK Box Office

Banks’ code compliance falls in 2016-17

Financial News : Banks in India continue to struggle with the quality of their customer service. The overall average code compliance score on customer service based on parameters such as grievance redressal, transparency and information dissemination fell to 77 in 2017 from 78 in 2015. According to compliance ratings by the Banking Codes and Standards… Continue reading Banks’ code compliance falls in 2016-17

British Indian entrepreneur Poonam Gupta has bought a painting depicting Virat Kohli’s IPL journey over 10 years for a whopping 2,90,000 pounds (approx Rs 2.4 crore). The artist is Sasha Jaffrey and it was bought during the recent charity dinner organised by Virat Kohli foundation. Sasha is an award winning and one of the most… Continue reading

Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 launched in India; know the price and specs here

Finnish telecom firm HMD Global, which manufactures and markets Nokia handests, on Tuesday launched the much-awaited Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 smartphones in India, priced at Rs 9,499, Rs 12,899 and Rs 14,999, respectively. While the Nokia 6 is going to be available from July 14, exclusively on Amazon, the Nokia 3 and… Continue reading Nokia 3, Nokia 5, Nokia 6 launched in India; know the price and specs here

Baahubali The Game: Clash of Clan in disguise, with a desi touch

Ardent Baahubali fans might already have got the answer to arguably the most ubiquitous question of the past year – “Kattappa ne Baahubali ko kyon maara?’ – but that hardly seems to have tempered the excitement around the mythical story of Mahishmati. After the movie made its millions, now ‘Baahubali The Game’ is raking in… Continue reading Baahubali The Game: Clash of Clan in disguise, with a desi touch