Xiaomi Redmi 5A review: Hail the new king of the budget smartphone segment

China-based smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi is enjoying quite some success in the price-conscious Indian smartphone market, thanks mainly to its affordable budget smartphone segment, where the company has a stronger hold than competitors. Xiaomi’s latest offering, the Redmi 5A, is another budget device that comes with best-in-class features and specifications. But it is the subsidised launch… Continue reading Xiaomi Redmi 5A review: Hail the new king of the budget smartphone segment

Airtel, Vodafone offer cashback worth Rs 1,500 on select Galaxy J-series

Aimed at broadening their consumer base in smartphone segment, country’s two leading telecom players Bharti Airtel and Vodafone have tied up with Samsung for cashback offers worth Rs 1,500 on select Galaxy J-series devices over a period of two years. Airtel will offer the scheme on Galaxy J2 (2017), Galaxy J5 Prime, Galaxy J7 Prime,… Continue reading Airtel, Vodafone offer cashback worth Rs 1,500 on select Galaxy J-series

Flipkart mobile bonanza sale: Check out deals on Redmi Note 4, LG Q6 & more

Home-grown e-commerce giant Flipkart is currently offering discounts on some popular smartphones — including the Xiaomi Redmi Note 4, Samsung Galaxy S7, Honor 9i, Google Pixel 2 — under the Mobile Bonanza sale. The three-day sale started today i.e. January 3 and will continue until January 5. Along with discounts, the e-commerce portal is also… Continue reading Flipkart mobile bonanza sale: Check out deals on Redmi Note 4, LG Q6 & more

Max hospital fires two doctors for wrongfully declaring newborn baby dead

City-based private Max Super Specialty Hospital has terminated the services of two doctors involved in the declaration of a 22-week-old premature baby as dead while he was alive The hospital situated in north-west Delhi’s Shalimar Bagh, which has also set up an inquiry into the matter and has two senior doctors from Indian Medical Association… Continue reading Max hospital fires two doctors for wrongfully declaring newborn baby dead

Nine years after 26/11 attack, India is safer today but still vulnerable

India has become inexplicably safer over the past years since the horrific 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks but her vulnerabilities have not diminished, argues Ajai Sahni. Crucially, India’s policing apparatus – the ‘first responders’ in case of terrorist attacks and the most productive sources of counter-terrorism intelligence – remains decrepit, ill-equipped, and substantially unprepared. India’s internal… Continue reading Nine years after 26/11 attack, India is safer today but still vulnerable

Vivo launches V7 with 24MP selfie camera in India at Rs 18,990

After a successful run of its selfie-focused flagship smartphone V7+ in India, Chinese smartphone maker Vivo on Monday launched V7 with the 24MP selfie and 16MP rear camera for Rs 18,990. Available in Champagne Gold and Matte Black colours, Vivo V7 will reach retail stores from November 25. The device was available for pre-booking orders… Continue reading Vivo launches V7 with 24MP selfie camera in India at Rs 18,990

iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%

Apple Inc. has reportedly slashed the retailers’ margin on the anniversary edition iPhone X by nearly 30 per cent, according to a new report in the Economic Times. While other brand manufacturers offer retailers’ a margin of 10-15 per cent on their latest mobiles, Apple has been offering 6.5 per cent on the newly launch… Continue reading iPhone X may go off the shelves as Apple cuts retailers’ margin by 30%