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Youngsters buy pigeons to exchange messages after Telcos warn of 60 fold hike in data tariffs

Youngsters buy pigeons to exchange messages after Telcos warn of 60 fold hike in data tariffs

May 2, 2015 Comments

Youth on the internet are reportedly outraged over Telcos warning to hike the data tariff by 60 times and are on a pigeon purchasing spree as a back-up mechanism to exchange messages.

Leading blade company to make half blades targeting local barbers

Leading blade company to make half blades targeting local barbers

Apr 26, 2015 Comments

Leading Shaving Supplies and Personal Care Products Company, 9 o’clock, today announced a new product targeting beauty salon market in India – half blades.

Shocked by extreme food prices at airport, man insists to purchase one bite of sandwich for 50 rupees

Shocked by extreme food prices at airport, man insists to purchase one bite of sandwich for 50 rupees

Apr 23, 2015 Comments

Pankaj Kulkarni, a resident of Matunga and a fierce foodie-rights activist is in news yet again for strange reasons

VCs exit successful investment after discovering that idea was not a copy of US market

VCs exit successful investment after discovering that idea was not a copy of US market

Apr 21, 2015 Comments

With all the top tech startups in India backed by top VCs being ‘inspired’ from a US or other startups from across the globe, investors in this original idea developed cold feet.

Bangalore man applies for a loan to meet his yearly “Starbucks Coffee” expenditure

Bangalore man applies for a loan to meet his yearly “Starbucks Coffee” expenditure

Apr 19, 2015 Comments

In an interesting news from the southern party of the city, a software engineer has reportedly applied for a loan to meet his yearly expenditure incurred on Starbucks Coffee amusements.

Quoting business loss, camera companies want TRAI to charge users for every selfie taken on phone camera

Quoting business loss, camera companies want TRAI to charge users for every selfie taken on phone camera

Apr 13, 2015 Comments

Indian Corporate sector’s fight against charging fair & justified rates to users took an interesting turn when camera companies joined the telecom companies in demanding additional money from users for services which users are already paying for.

Ekta Kapoor’s e-comm venture to sell heavy garments, jewelry and envelopes with family secrets

Ekta Kapoor’s e-comm venture to sell heavy garments, jewelry and envelopes with family secrets

Apr 4, 2015 Comments

Popular saas-bahu serials director and senior Bollywood personality Ekta Kapoor has recently launched a new e-commerce portal kkkart.com.

Outrage Manufacturing Industry leads in India, might contribute to 25% of world GDP in coming years: McKunsey report

Outrage Manufacturing Industry leads in India, might contribute to 25% of world GDP in coming years: McKunsey report

Mar 14, 2015 Comments

International report producing company McKunsey has released its financial report for the Financial Year 2014-15 for India.

Chennai Auto drivers announce EMI schemes for passengers who can’t pay total fare

Chennai Auto drivers announce EMI schemes for passengers who can’t pay total fare

Mar 13, 2015 Comments

Chennai Auto-driver Association has partnered with Barclays Capital to announce a set of auto-fare loans and EMI schemes for passengers.

Man brings his food order from restaurant kitchen himself, refuses to pay service tax

Man brings his food order from restaurant kitchen himself, refuses to pay service tax

Mar 10, 2015 Comments

Announcement of a hike in service tax in this year’s union budget has pushed people to innovate and look for ways to avoid paying this tax.