Bank of India posted a quarterly loss on Monday as the state-run lender set aside more provisions for bad loans. Net loss was Rs. 1,156 crore ($158.43 million) for the three months ended September 30, compared with a profit of Rs. 179 crore a year earlier. Provisions for bad loans jumped 51.5 per cent to Rs. 2,828 crore, while total provisions surged 71.2 per cent to Rs. 3,343 crore. However, asset quality improved slightly from the previous quarter, with gross bad loans as a percentage of total loans standing at 16.36 per cent at end-September, compared with 16.66 per cent at end-June. This was still higher than 12.62 per cent a year ago. Shares in Bank of India closed 5.2 per cent lower at Rs. 86.90 apiece on the NSE, whose benchmark index Nifty declined nearly 1 per cent to settle...
Facebook announced the ‘Your Time on Facebook’ feature and now the company has started rolling out the feature for all its users across the globe. This new feature of Facebook is designed to help users in managing their social networking habits. It is similar to the Instagram’s usage insights feature. The dashboard reveals how many minutes a user has spent on the Facebook app on that particular device each day for the past week and on average. It also enable users to set a daily limit and receive a reminder to stop using the service after they reached the set limit. Moreover, users can also access the shortcuts to the notifications, News Feed and Friend Requests from the settings. Users can access the shortcuts by going to Facebook’s More Tab > Settings & Privacy > Your Time o
New Delhi: Facebook has introduced new music features, including an option to add a song to photos and videos they share to Facebook Stories. “We’re announcing new ways for people to express themselves and share their love of music on Facebook. We’re launching Music on Facebook Stories, expanding Lip Sync Live, and soon will be making it possible to add songs to your Profile,” Facebook wrote on its news post. Facebook that it is bringing the feature to News Feed, too.Adding a song to a photo or video, you will have to take a photo or video from the Facebook Camera or grab one from your camera roll, then tap on the sticker icon and select the music sticker. Once you find the song you want to add, you can pick the perfect part to share and add the sticker with the artist a
Reliance Jio GigaFiber broadband services are now in testing phase and recently the company officials have stated that first roll out of it will begin in 1,100 cities in India. Jio GigaFiber preview offer under which all new connections will come with a complimentary 100GB of monthly data at 100Mbps for the first three months while if a user exhausts his/her monthly quota, he/she can avail a prepaid recharge for access to Jio GigaFiber broadband services for the remaining validity period. It has also been confirmed that for a new Jio GigaFiber connections, users will have to shell out a refundable deposit fee of Rs. 4,500 which will include the cost of Jio GigaFiber router and the Jio GigaTV router. Moreover, there will be no installation charges for new subscribers. Here are...
Netflix is an extremely popular streaming service that lets you watch a vast library of movies and TV shows for a single monthly price. It’s become almost synonymous with binge-watching, and you can use the service on practically any device that has a screen, including phones, tablets, and set-top boxes. Here’s everything you need to know to get started with Netflix. What’s new with Netflix? November 14, 2018 — Netflix is testing a mobile-only plan that costs $4/month If you’ve ever thought that Netflix cost too much, you may be in luck. According to a Netflix rep that confirmed the news to TechCrunch, the company is testing a new mobile-only plan in Malaysia and “a few other countries” that costs around $4/month. This essentially makes Netflix 50% cheaper compared t
Other than providing a free intra-bank fund transfer service to its customers, India Post Payments Bank also provides instant money transfer services. IPPB or India Post Payments Bank charges a fee ranging from Rs. 2.5 to Rs. 50 per transaction from its customers for instant money transfer through NEFT, RTGS and IMPS payments platforms, according to the government-owned payments bank’s website – ippbonline.com. NEFT (National Electronic Funds Transfer), RTGS (Real Time Gross Settlement) and IMPS (Immediate Payment Service) are payments platforms that enable instant money transfer – also known as wire transfer – from one bank account to another through computer systems. India Post Payments Bank instant money transfer – transaction limits and transaction charges For NEFT transfers initia
The Nintendo Switch version of Diablo 3 may get Amiibo according to details datamined files from the game. Amiibo is Nintendo’s toys-to-life range and it could be announced in line with the game’s Switch launch. At BlizzCon 2018, Blizzard’s annual convention for games like Overwatch, World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, and Diablo 3 will be unveiled on Day 1 on 2nd November. Information regarding Diablo 3 Amiibo for the Nintendo Switch surfaced on the Diablo subreddit. Diablo 3 Amiibo for Nintendo Switch • Default/Generic Amiibo • Treasure Goblin Amiibo • Demon Amiibo Diablo subreddit reads, “The first two will spawn a portal leading to some location (controlled by server so can’t be datamined) while the demon amiibo……Read More>> Source:- gadgetgogi
At a conference dedicated to 4G and 5G networks being held n Hongkong, several smartphone manufacturers are utilizing the occasion to confirm their plans of their first of 5G Smartphones. One among them is OnePlus 7 which could be one of the first 5G Smartphones to be launched in 2019. Carl Pei OnePlus co-founder announced that his team will be among first to unveil the 5G-enabled flagship device OnePlus 7. Cristiano Amon, president of Qualcomm announced that at least two 5G flagships may arrive in 2019, while Carl Pei announced that OnePlus 7 will be launched in H1 2019. The smartphone will be equipped with Snapdragon X50 modem with the downsized QTM052 mmWave antenna module. Besides OnePlus7, several electronic giants have confirmed their commitment to Qualcomm and its path...
Holiday on 14thApril, 2018 – Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. No.12/6/2016-JCA-2 Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions Department of Personnel & Training Establishment (JCA-2) Section North Block, New Delhi Dated the 2ndApril, 2018 OFFICE MEMORANDUM Subject: Declaration of Holiday on 14thApril, 2018 — Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar. It has been decided to declare Saturday, the 14thApril 2018, as a Closed Holiday on account of the birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar, for all CentralGovernment Offices including Industrial Establishments throughout India. The above holiday is also being notified in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 (26 of 1881) All Ministries/Departments of Govern
A scam worth Rs 3,200 crore has been unearthed by the Income Tax department. According to an investigation between April 2017 to March 2018 irregularities were found in the TDS accounts of some entities and individuals. 447 companies deducted tax from its employees but did not deposit the amount and diverted it to further their own business interests. Income Tax department's TDS wing has started prosecution proceedings against the firms and in some of the cases, warrants have also been issued. The offences under IT act attract a minimum punishment of rigorous imprisonment of 3 months to a maximum of 7 years plus fine. Prosecution is initiated under Section 276-B. However, sources in IT dept claims, "It is not a scam - but a very common verification surve