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'VIP 2' with animated stickers and live filters exclusively on Hike

‘VIP 2’ with animated stickers and live filters exclusively on Hike

Hike has created an array of stickers and filters for fans to enjoy the multi-starrer ‘‘VIP2’’ film. Hike users can bring conversations alive with animated stickers of Dhanush as he plays the angry young man or Kajol as she tosses her head in style.The users can share stickers showing the romance between Dhanush and his

Hike Messenger acquires tech startup Creo

Hike Messenger acquires tech startup Creo

Hike Messenger acquires tech startup Creo. Homegrown messaging and social media technology company Hike Messenger said it has acquired Bengaluru-based tech startup Creo for an undisclosed amount. The Creo team constitutes over 50 members and was founded in December 2013 by Sai Srinivas Kiran and Shubham Malhotra. In the past, Creo has launched hardware products

Import Duty on crude palm oil

Hike in import duty on crude, refined palm oil by centre

Import Duty on crude palm oil  has raised to 15 per cent from 7.5 per cent and on refined to 25 per cent from 15 per cent by the government to curb cheaper shipments and boost local prices for supporting domestic farmers and refiners.The Central Board of Excise and Customs in New Delhi yesterday issued the

Dalits excluded for wage hike in Punjab

Hundreds of Dalit families in a village in Punjab’s Dhuri are left to suffer after the upper caste community passed a diktat ostracizing them for demanding an increase in their daily wage by a mere Rs 50.Ironically, the unsocial announcement by majority non-Dalit community of village Dhandiwal came after landlords resisted this wage revision from

WhatsApp update Now people can share kind files messaging app

WhatsApp update: Now people can share all kind of files in messaging app

WhatsApp update Now people can share kind files messaging app. Whatssapp might soon let you share all kinds of files with your friends and family, via the app on iOS and Android devices. It has been reported that the feature will be rolled out across all platforms which support any version of WhatsApp.You can currently

hike messenger rolls out video calling in India

New Delhi: India’s first homegrown messaging app hike messenger on Wednesday launched video calling feature for its users. Video calling — the beta version of which was rolled out in September this year to a select set of less than a hundred thousand users — will now begin to roll out to the entire user

Hike in MSP of pulses will boost output: Paswan

Ludhiana: The hike in MSP of pulses will boost output, besides helping reduce dependence on their imports, said Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Sunday.He said further that the production of pulses is expected to touch the 200-lakh tonne mark this year as against the last year’s 176 lakh tonnes. The minister hoped that

Agitated over hike in examination fee, students block Panjab varsity’s Gate No. 2

Chandigarh: SFS students led the protest against hike in examination fee on Tuesday. Classes were boycotted by students in some departments and around 400 students gathered at VC Office. Then after an unsuccessful meeting with VC, DUI, Deputy Registrar and Chief Security Officer, students marched to PU Gate no. 2. Gate was blocked for around two.

PU students protest against fee hike in Chandigarh

Chandigarh: Students protest outside at  Panjab University gate due to fee hike  in Chandigarh on Tuesday.The students said the Panjab University’s decision to increase the examination fee for the new session was

Brazilian bank workers on strike, demand salary hike

Brasilia: Bank workers in Brazil began an indefinite strike from Tuesday as they demand a salary raise of 14.78 per cent, unions said. The strike will affect all public and private banks after the union of bank workers failed to reach an ownership agreement with bank owners, who offered a raise of 6.5 per cent,

Modi announces hike in freedom fighters pensions

New Delhi:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced a 20 per cent hike in the pension of freedom fighters. “Pension for our freedom fighters will be increased by 20 per cent. So those who are receiving Rs 25,000 will now get Rs 30,000,” Modi said in his address to the nation from the Red Fort

Rajya Sabha MPs demand salary hike

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha members on Friday once again raised the demand for increasing their salaries and questioned the government’s silence on the suggestions of a committee that has recommended salary hike for the members of parliament. On several occasions, the MPs have said that their salary should be more than that of the Cabinet Secretary.

Breaking- Mother Dairy hikes milk prices in Delhi-NCR by Re 1

Chandigarh: Mother Dairy, a major dairy in Delhi-NCR has hiked it’s milk prices by Re 1 for both half and one litre pouch. This hike will be in effect from tomorrow and there will be no increase in the rate of token

ATF prices go up 5.5%, LPG cheaper by Rs 11

New Delhi: Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) pricewas today hiked by 5.5 per cent for the fifth month in a row, but that of non-subsidised cooking gas (LPG) was cut by Rs 11 per cylinder, in line with global trends. ATF, or jet fuel price, in Delhi was increased by Rs 2,557.7 per kilolitre (kl), or

Will not allow mid-session fee hike by private schools: Irani 

Amritsar: Private schools will not be allowed to hike fees in the middle of a session and any increase at the start of the academic year would also need to be consulted with parent-teacher associations, Union HRD Minister Smriti Irani said today. “We have proposed to states that if private schools want to hike fees

Paddy MSP hiked by Rs 60 per quintal

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday raised the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for paddy by Rs 60 per quintal, officials sources said. This takes the price for the standard grade of paddy to Rs 1,470 per quintal from the existing Rs 1,410, while minimum price for the Grade ‘A’ paddy has risen to Rs 1,510

`5 wage hike returned to PM

Latehar: As a mark of protest, MGNREGA workers in Manika block of Latehar have in separate envelopes returned their Rs 5 “meagre” wage hike to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May Day. Enclosing the money with a letter, the workers affiliated to the Gram Swaraj Mazdoor Sangh “expressed concern” at the “meagre” hike as they