• E-commerce company Myntra gets slammed over ad on ‘Draupadi’

    New Delhi: E-commerce portal Myntra landed in a massive controversy after a picture of Draupadi (one of the most important female characters in the Hindu epic, Mahabharata) was allegedly used in an advertisement; which later went viral on social media.    The advertisement, which Myntra was accused of publishing, is for endorsing sarees. In the […]

  • Online fashion retailer Myntra acquires rival Jabong from Global Fashion Group

    New Delhi: Flipkart-owned Myntra on Tuesday said it has acquired Jabong from Global Fashion Group for an undisclosed amount, a move that will mark further consolidation in India’s booming e-commerce industry. Myntra, which itself was acquired by Flipkart in 2014 in an estimated Rs. 2,000 crore deal, will have access to a combined base of […]

  • COUPONS
    Myntra participates in Flipkart’s Big 10 Sale

    10 never before offers for customers over 5 days with up to 80% discounts Bangalore: Myntra, India’s largest platform for fashion and lifestyle, is participating inFlipkart’s Big 10 sale to be held fromMay 14thto May 18th. With special offers and discounts of up to 80 % on  3.5 lakh styles and designs, shoppers can prep […]

  • NEWS
    To connect biology with electronics, be rigid, yet flexible

    A schematic of the P3HT film, showing regions that are able to subtly swell to let in ion molecules. Credit: Rajiv Giridharagopal That conclusion might crop up during divorce proceedings, or describe a diplomatic row. But scientists designing polymers that can bridge the biological and electronic divide must also deal with incompatible messaging styles. Electronics […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    Amazon joins GST clearance rush with big electronics sale

    With retailers keen to clear stocks before the Goods and Services Tax (GST) kicks in on 1 July, online retailer Amazon has joined the bandwagon with three-day Smartphone Sale starting from today and will lasting till 21 July, which will cover a range of mainly electronic items. The company is offering deals and discounts on […]

  • ELECTRONICS
    New policy on electronics, software, data security: Centre

    Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad In a bid to give a quantum boost to the Indian electronics and software manufacturing industry, the government is planning a new policy for electronics and software production, as well as for data protection and setting up startup clusters. Electronics and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad […]

  • ALL DEALS
    Park City acquires Bonanza Flat, grandest of all land deals

    City Hall on Thursday completed the $38 million acquisition of Bonanza Flat, the municipal government’s grandest open space purchase, as the Park City Council cast the necessary votes during a joyous meeting that seemed a far-fetched possibility over the decades that Park City desired ownership of the land. The City Council approved three items related […]

  • ALL DEALS
    Megafight principals all agree closing Mayweather-McGregor deal came off smoothly

    UFC chief Dana White on how the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor megafight came together: “It’s been one of the smoothest deals we’ve ever done.” Buda Mendes/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images The Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor megafight, which many think could approach the $600 million-plus revenue record set by Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao in 2015, actually was not that difficult to make once […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    Unesco declares Garden Route biosphere reserve; S Africa

    Johannesburg, Jun 15 (PTI) The South African government has welcomed the declaration of the scenic Garden Route in its Western Cape province as a Unesco biosphere reserve. Unesco members voted in favour of the inclusion of the Garden Route as a biosphere reserve at a meeting in Paris today. “The positive response to the application […]

  • NEWS
    ‘They’ve built a garden in the middle of a cyclone’: House Rules couples marvel at their renovated yards after devastating Queensland storms halted production

    The devastation caused by Queensland’s Cyclone Debbie forced House Rules to halt production last episode. But with everything back on schedule on Sunday, the contestants were able to continue with their next challenge- executing two stunning garden makeovers. In a sneak peak released this Friday, the couples were overjoyed to witness their brand new yards […]

  • The Roomba Creator’s New Robot Automatically Weeds Your Garden

    When iRobot’s Roomba was introduced in 2002, it looked like humanity’s first step into living like The Jetsons. People couldn’t believe that for a few hundred bucks you could buy a robot that would vacuum your floors. After the Roomba’s success, its creator, Joe Jones, would invent iRobot’s Scooba, and his new start-up has just changed gardening […]