In the November 18 episode of In The News podcast, Jerome Anthony gets in conversation with Moneycontrol's Atharva Pandit and Ruchira Kondepudi to find out the top news stories emerging from India and abroad.Pandit talks about the ongoing protests students of Jawaharlal Nehru University in New Delhi protesting about a proposed fee hike and discusses the appointment of SA Bobde as the chief justice of India, who was sworn in on Monday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.Additionally, Kondepudi dwells into leaked documents suggesting that the Chinese government is holding minority Uyghur Muslims in detention camps in China's Xinjiang province. She also talks about more Indian students heading to the US to take up new courses.Close Tune in to In The News podcast for more.Get access to India's fastest growing financial subscriptions service Moneycontrol Pro for as little as Rs 599 for first year. Use the code "GETPRO". Moneycontrol Pro offers you all the information you need for … [Read more...] about In The News Podcast | JNU protest escalates; CJI SA Bobde takes charge; and the state of Uyghur Muslims in China
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Bajaj Auto, India's fourth largest two-wheeler maker, is readying a series of launches over the next one year as a part of an ongoing effort to increase its motorcycle market share, which hit a four-year high in September.After witnessing a sustained surge in demand for its bread-and-butter CT 100 and Platina models, Bajaj Auto is now looking to launch models in the 125cc commuter segment, and as well as in the 150cc-and-above segment."Within the M1 (100cc) segment we see Platina becoming a bigger pie. As we go forward you will also see us focusing a lot on the sports segment. As a family we should be doing around 90,000 from 75,000-80,000 a month in the sports segment," said Kevin D’sa, President (Finance), Bajaj Auto.Close The company is represented in the sports segment by its Avenger and Pulsar models. "As we talk about one or one and half years there will be more products coming in primarily in the M3 segment," D’sa said. related news India makes … [Read more...] about Bajaj Auto eyes more gain in market share with series of launches
Xiaomi was rumoured to launch the Redmi K30 at the end of this year. The company has now confirmed that the Redmi K30 launch has been postponed to next year.Lu Weibing, Vice President at Xiaomi, has put all the Redmi K30 launch rumours to rest in his Weibo post. Weibing stated that the Redmi K30 series would launch in 2020, and not 2019, as previously rumoured. The VP did not reveal the exact timeline for the launch.Weibing’s Weibo post lists out three Redmi smartphones that were a part of China Mobile’s evaluation of 4G hotspot tests. The three smartphones were Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi Note 8 Pro and Redmi Note 8. At the end of the post, Weibing hinted the launch of Redmi K30 in 2020.Close The post reads (translated), “In 2020, Redmi is a 5G pioneer. See you at K30!”. related news Samsung Galaxy M40 receives a limited period price cut in India Tackling slowdown: Rajiv Bajaj takes potshots at rivals, blames excess inventory Amazon India lists out Vivo U20 … [Read more...] about Xiaomi VP reveals details of the Redmi K30 launch and its not happening this year
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar announced on Friday that he will be meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi on August 7 to discuss the mining crisis that Goa is facing. Parrikar said he will apprise the Council of Ministers appointed by the PM about the situation and will convince the Centre to amend the law in order to restart mining in Goa.The mining industry in Goa is in doldrums, probably since 2012 when the Supreme Court had first suspended mining operations. Let’s understand the crisis from the eye of the storm.What is the crisis?Close To understand what the crisis, let us look at a brief timeline of events that have transpired. related news Legal Matters | SC’s Sabarimala review makes a bad judgment worse Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde sworn in as 47th Chief Justice of India SA Bobde to take oath as 47th Chief Justice of India today # In 2011, Goa had exported over 50 million tonnes (MTs) of low-grade iron ore. The exports to China had seen a sudden surge … [Read more...] about The mining industry in Goa is in doldrums. Is legislation the only solution?
After three and a half years as CEO of the global branding and business strategy agency Wolff Olins, Ije Nwokorie has stepped down, leaving former chief operating officer Sairah Ashman to take his place. (Nwokorie will stay on at the company to mentor client teams.) advertisement advertisement With 23 years working at Wolff Olins, Ashman has a deep familiarity with how the company–whose recent work includes branding for Zocdoc, Grubhub, and 3M–is run. But with an interest in new technologies and a recent masters degree in digital sociology, she is also poised to offer a fresh perspective on the future of branding. One area of focus for Ashman is artificial intelligence and how businesses will be more nimble than government to set the ethics standards for new technologies. Wolff Olins is partnering with leaders in AI, she said, and is interested in helping shape business strategies for new technology companies (for example, by … [Read more...] about Wolff Olins’s New CEO On Branding, AI, And The Future Of The Design Agency