World Esports Cup (WEC) 2021 registration window expanded; tournament starts today

India Today Gaming, the gaming and esports division of India Today Group, has extended the registration window for World Esports Cup (WEC) 2021. The registrations for the India leg of the tournament will go on till November 27, 2021. Beyond this, the registrations for the Pakistan and Nepal leg will continue as of now.…

Sensex, Nifty recover as energy, IT stocks rise; Reliance up 6%

Indian shares recovered from session lows to end Thursday higher, helped by energy and IT stocks, with a 6% rally in Reliance Industries leading the way. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index ended up 0.7% at 17,536.25, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex rose 0.78% to 58,795.09. “A lot of shopping has…

iPhone autocorrect overlooks mistakes, changes correct to incorrect words, users claim

Autocorrect has made our lives simpler, but we also have begun to rely too much on it. We write a couple of words and expect the auto-correct feature to do its thing and type out the complete thing. We sometimes write wrong spellings in a jiffy and expect the phone to correct it. But there is something Apple users have…

CPET SPOT Admission 2021: List of selected students released, fee payment begins on pg.samsodisha.gov.in

CPET SPOT Admission 2021 list of selected candidates is now available on the official website of SAMS Odisha, pg.samsodisha.gov.in. The last date to pay admission fees and confirm seat is November 26, 2021. Student Academic Management System, SAMS Odisha has released CPET SPOT Admission 2021 list of selected…

Black Friday Sale: Xiaomi brings discounts on phones, TVs, laptops and audio devices in India

Xiaomi is holding a Black Friday sale on its website wherein the tech major is offering considerable discounts on a range of its products. The discounts extend from Xiaomi smartphones to laptops and televisions by the company. In addition to the discounted prices, buyers can avail of some other offers too. The Black…

Video: Yashika Anand participates in a public event for the first time after the accident

Yashika Anand¬†faced a tragic car accident a few months ago, and the actress encountered severe injuries. She had also lost her friend in the accident, and she underwent major surgeries. Yashika Anand had participated in a public event for the first time after the accident, and the video of the actress from the event…

Vodafone Idea discontinues double data benefit that gave 4GB daily data with prepaid plans, check details

Vodafone Idea or Vi has discontinued one of its most attractive benefits that came with its 2GB daily data plans — the double data benefit, after the tariff hikes that went live today. The double data plans enabled users subscribed to the 2GB daily data plan to use up to 4GB daily data at a reasonable cost. The…

Gateway to the North: PM Modi lays foundation stone of Jewar airport in Uttar Pradesh

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of Noida International Airport in Jewar, Uttar Pradesh, on Thursday. Addressing the event, PM Modi said the international airport will give a boost to the state economy, as well as, the tourism, export and employment sectors. He said, “The Noida International…

Indonesia Open: PV Sindhu beats Germany’s Yvonne Li to storm into quarter-finals

India’s double Olympic medallist superstar PV Sindhu reached the quarter-finals of the Indonesia Open Super 1000 on Thursday after a straight-set win over Germany’s Yvonne Li. Sindhu, who is seeded third, took 37 minutes to record a 21-12, 21-18 win over her German opponent in the women’s singles…

Amazon seeks to pause antitrust review of 2019 deal with India’s Future Group: Report

Amazon.com Inc has asked India’s Supreme Court to pause an expedited review of allegations that the U.S. firm concealed information while seeking antitrust clearance for a 2019 deal with India’s Future Group, legal papers seen by Reuters showed. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) in…