Risks to drive $10 billion cyber insurance market by 2020
Aug 31, 2015 at 16:35 | Source:
Continued and sustained cyberattacks are having a ruinous effect on enterprises and driving up the cost of incident response. With over 900 million reported records exposed in 2014, more companies are seriously starting to consider transferring risks...
Hope RBI takes note of low inflation, oil prices, says Jaitley
Aug 31, 2015 at 16:30 | Source:
New Delhi: Pushing for interest rate cut, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said inflation is under control while oil and commodity prices are also low and expressed hope that RBI will consider all these factors in its monetary policy review."...
Phantom box office report: Over Rs 33 cr on opening weekend
Aug 31, 2015 at 15:57 | Source:
Mumbai:Filmmaker Kabir Khan's espionage drama Phantom, based on events post-26/11 Mumbai terror attack, has minted Rs.33.18 crore in its opening weekend.The Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif-starrer released on Friday and minted Rs.8.46 crore on its ope...
Techwave buys Hyderabad-based Cyient's IT services arm
Aug 31, 2015 at 15:18 | Source:
Techwave Consulting, a US-based systems integrator with focus on Internet of Things, social media, mobility, analytics and cloud, has agreed to acquire Hyderabad-based Cyient's IT services subsidiary Infotech Enterprises IT Services for an undisclose...
Insufficient funds for crucial Paris conference: UN climate chief
Aug 31, 2015 at 14:53 | Source:
Bonn: Key climate negotiations opened in Bonn on Monday with a top UN official warning there was not enough money to host a year-end Paris conference tasked with sealing a global carbon-curbing pact.Addressing delegates, UN climate chief Christiana F...
Twitter outraged at AP for calling Amal Clooney 'actor's wife'
Aug 31, 2015 at 14:37 | Source:
What comes to your mind when you hear about Amal Clooney? Is it hercareer as a prominent lawyer or her high-profile marriage?Thanks to her surname, many mayautomatically associate her with Hollywood star George Clooney. However, Clooney,ne Alamuddin,...
Act on terror safe havens: US tells Pakistan in blunt message
Aug 31, 2015 at 12:56 | Source:
Washington/Islamabad: In a blunt message, the US has asked Pakistan to intensify efforts to counter terrorist sanctuaries inside its borders and take concrete steps against the dreaded Haqqani network responsible for major attacks on American install...
Land bill defeat shows that Modi now needs to lead from the front
Aug 31, 2015 at 11:35 | Source:
Narendra Modi's final retreat on the Land Acquisition Ordinance, announced by the man himself in his monthly radio conversation Mann ki Baat, is a sad commentary on his government's political acumen.Retreat on a bill that was so crucial to growth mea...
Sensex sheds 159 points in early trade as Chinese equities skid
Aug 31, 2015 at 10:32 | Source:
The two-day relief rally seen last week failed to maintain its upward bias, as domestic equities faltered in early Monday trade after a positive opening with investors weighed down by a fresh slide in Chinese equities dumped stocks from metal, bankin...
'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82
Aug 31, 2015 at 09:23 | Source:
New York: There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.Those stories ...
The bright spot: Indian economy offers hope as China struggles
Aug 31, 2015 at 09:22 | Source:
For investors worried about the health of emerging economies, India's gross domestic product data for April-June should supply some cheer on Monday - the country is expected to remain the fastest growing major economy for a second straight quarter.Th...