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Right to broadband: New policy to be ready in 100 days

Jun 19, 2014 at 15:46 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: The Department of Telecom is expected to finalise a National Broadband Policy within 100 days that would treat high-speed Internet access a basic right like education and health."A new broadband policy is being prepared and will be fi...

The battle for Pakistan’s Geo TV

Jun 06, 2014 at 18:07 | Source: BBC

The failed attempt by some members of Pakistan's media regulator to take Geo news off air was farcical - but there is nothing funny about the battle over the channel's future. Pakistan's once most-watched television channel, with the c...

India should sponsor a UN resolution against Lanka on genocide: Jaya

Jun 04, 2014 at 07:47 | Source: FirstPost

New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister JJayalalithaa on Tuesday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi anddemanded that India should sponsor a resolution in the UnitedNations condemning the genocide in Sri Lanka."I request that India should sponsor a re...

Don't believe in "environment versus development": Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar

Jun 01, 2014 at 10:37 | Source: Economic Times

MUMBAI: Union Minister for Environment and Information & Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar today said the new government believed in coexistence of environment and development, and not in "environment versus development". Addressing a press conference h...

Tarantino to recut Django Unchained as four-hour miniseries

May 27, 2014 at 15:37 | Source: FirstPost

Los Angeles: Director Quentin Tarantino reportedly wants to make a TV mini-series from the unseen footage from Django Unchained.The director, who was in the Cannes recently to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Pulp Fiction. The director told an audie...

Follow these three rules, and retire comfortably

May 09, 2014 at 04:22 | Source: Market Watch

When making big financial decisions — a home, a car, college for the kids — you make must take into account how much income you’ll need for retirement. To put it bluntly: Retirement savings comes first, everything else second. There’s no sho...

AT T joins crowded field with online video plans

Apr 23, 2014 at 12:42 | Source: Economic Times

NEW YORK: AT&T and an investment firm run by former News Corp executive Peter Chernin have formed an online video venture that could rival Netflix and Hulu. AT&T Inc. and Chernin Group said Tuesday that they have committed more than $500 million in f...

Netflix profits rise and price hike plan announced

Apr 22, 2014 at 13:17 | Source: BBC

Netflix has reported profits of $53m (£32m) during the first quarter of 2014, and revealed plans for a subscription price increase. The internet video streaming firm said it added 2.25 million new members during the period, bringing its total global...

All you want to know about Indian Super League owners

Apr 14, 2014 at 11:23 | Source: FirstPost

Mumbai: Two former cricket captains, Bollywood stars and some of the top Indian businessmen, Sunday, bagged the franchise rights for the eight-city inaugural Indian Super League (ISL) football tournament that will be played during September-November....

Indian Super League: Ganguly buys Kolkata franchise, Tendulkar gets Kochi

Apr 14, 2014 at 09:05 | Source: FirstPost

Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly were among the host of high-profile winning bidders as the organisers of the much-anticipated Indian Super League on Sunday unveiled the eight franchises for the event that is set to take Indian football by storm.T...

It's Sachin vs Sourav as both win franchises in new ISL

Apr 13, 2014 at 15:35 | Source: FirstPost

Sachin Tendulkar and Sourav Ganguly were among the host of high-profile winning bidders as the organisers of the much-anticipated Indian Super League on Sunday unveiled the eight franchises for the event that is set to take Indian football by storm.T...

Mormon women, seeking wider role, denied entrance to all-male priesthood meeting

Apr 07, 2014 at 03:45 | Source: FirstPost

SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - A group of about 200 Mormon women who want ecclesiastical equality sought but were denied admittance to a male-only session of their faith's spring conference on Saturday, in their bid to promote the ordination of women int...

Here’s a battle that Amazon is losing

Apr 05, 2014 at 03:42 | Source: Market Watch

Ahead of Amazon's decision to offer set-top boxes that compete with Apple, there was a bit of anticipation in circles of smaller investors. But the price action in Amazon stock specifically told us that the smart money was unimpressed, and anyone wh...

How the Nasdaq’s changed since the tech crash in 7 charts

Apr 01, 2014 at 16:22 | Source: Market Watch

A little more than 14 years ago, tech stocks started to come screaming back to earth after surging to sky-high peaks. These days, they’re enjoying another upswing. The U.S. stock index known for being tech heavy — the Nasdaq Composite (NASDAQ:CO...

Intermediate Treasurys gain as yield curve steepens

Mar 26, 2014 at 07:57 | Source: Market Watch

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Intermediate Treasury yields fell Tuesday, sending prices higher for the first time in five days as the battered securities finally became cheap enough to lure bargain-hungry investors. The reversal pared a rise in yields ...

Vodafone to buy Spain's Ono in 7.2bn euro deal

Mar 18, 2014 at 12:02 | Source: BBC

Vodafone has agreed to buy Spanish cable operator Ono for 7.2bn euros ($10bn; £6bn), in deal aimed at expanding its interests in Europe. Ono, which is private equity-owned, offers cable TV and internet services and has 1.9 million customers in Spain...

Bouygues bids 10.5bn euros for phone rival SFR

Mar 07, 2014 at 01:52 | Source: BBC

French corporation Bouygues has made a 10.5bn-euro (£8.7bn) takeover bid for mobile phone operator SFR. The bid to combine Bouygues Telecom and Vivendi-owned SFR would create the largest mobile phone service provider in France. The merger would leav...

Ukraine is not going to destroy your portfolio

Mar 06, 2014 at 04:22 | Source: Market Watch

The Soviet — oops, Russian — invasion of Crimea, the mostly Russian autonomous region in Ukraine, has set off the biggest foreign-policy crisis in Europe since Russia’s war with Georgia in 2008. It has created a huge test for European countrie...

Review: Aamir Khan and Satyamev Jayate failed in their responsibility

Mar 03, 2014 at 09:20 | Source: FirstPost

Recently, while on a publicity outing for Satyamev Jayate, actor Aamir Khan had one question for all those who delicately wondered whether his talk show host avatar wasn't a little overdone: "I have empowered you with so much of information, wha...

Oscars 2014: Why it's no better than the Filmfare Awards

Mar 03, 2014 at 07:16 | Source: FirstPost

I hate the Oscars.I passionately hate the Oscars.Its not because every year, tweets about it clog up my Twitter timeline with unfunny jokes and overenthusiastic people live tweeting the ceremony as if every update is breaking news.Its not because the...

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