The maker of heavy duty trucks has already managed to reduce capital expenditure for the present financial year by 40 percent. This will help it to close the year with a capital expenditure of Rs 1,200 crore, as against the earlier Rs 2,000 crore announced at the start of the fiscal. … [Read more...] about This week in Auto: Why Tata Motors is looking for partners, SC partially relaxes BS-IV sale deadline
Looking forward not back
They are discomfiting and tempting, catnip to boredom and cabin fever. I’d rather look longingly at clothes I am no longer wearing, imagining a time when they are once again a part of my life (parties! work events! restaurants!) than face reality (stories of trauma, hospital shortages, businesses on the brink of bankruptcy). … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Should we still go shopping (online)?
You can use the time before bed to put away fears, too, as part of giving order to the day. “Setting up plans of action for the day, both for kids and adults, can help alleviate some of that uncertainty,” Kirsch said. “We tend to keep our anxieties bottled up and they burst out in the dark. Try to clear out the mental cabinet ahead of time.” … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | How to get more sleep tonight
For optics, Huawei’s five cameras on the back, make it a clear winner on paper. The P40 Pro+ 50-megapixel primary camera is even bigger than the S20 Ultra’s 108-megapixel sensor. This allows the sensor to take in more light, making the P40 Pro+ an absolute beast in night photography and videography. However, if you have the right light, each one of these camera setups is impressive in their own ranks, despite its smaller camera sensor and lower megapixel count, Apple still offers some of the best videos and portrait shots. The Galaxy S20 Ultra, on the other hand, can maintain amazing detail in shots, while the P40 Pro+ offers the best consistency across the main and ultra-wide cameras. Front cameras on all three phones are pretty impressive. If we had to pick one winner here, it would have to be Huawei, simply because of its ability in extremely low-lighting scenarios. But in most other scenarios, none of these cameras will disappoint.Time to show-off your poker skills and … [Read more...] about Huawei P40 Pro+ vs Galaxy S20 Ultra vs iPhone 11 Pro Max: In-depth spec comparison
That push, which has come in the form of op-eds and articles arguing that plastic bags are safer, might have possibly come in direct response to the negative news in the new studies. “Based on my timeline of when that narrative started to take shape, it’s plausible that the coordinated PR machine on that could be to deflect attention away from that study,” says Ivy Schlegel, a senior research specialist at Greenpeace who studied the arguments made over the last few weeks by groups such as the Manhattan Institute, a Koch-funded group that has spent decades opposing climate action. … [Read more...] about The plastic industry is using the coronavirus to fight plastic bag bans