Apple Watch helps save elderly

While digital technology often receives brickbats from the health-conscious, a 76-year-old man in Hong Kong now wants anyone with a heart problem to wear an Apple Watch after it helped him get a new lease of life by sending an alert about his elevated heart rate. Gaston D’Aquino, a...
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RBI curbs bring about crypto-to-crypto trade

India’s reluctance to allow buying and selling of Bitcoins using banking channels has pushed the country’s three large cryptocurrency exchanges — Zebpay, Koinex and Zecoex — to offer its customers trading between virtual currencies on their platforms. Traditionally, all trade on cryptocurrency exchanges happen through banking channels to trade...
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Karnataka Election 2018: Yeddyurappa predicts BJP victory

The single phase polling for Karnataka Assembly Election 2018 in 222 constituencies has begun. Today’s votes will decide the fate of 2,636 candidates. Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and JD (S) are the main contesting parties. The state has seen fever pitch campaigning by top leaders, each attempting to...
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HDFC Bank starts search for next CEO successor

In March/April next year, HDFC Bank says it will start the process for deciding on a successor to Aditya Puri, its founding managing director and chief executive officer. The successor will be announced by October 2019, a year prior to Puri stepping down from the charge in October 2020....
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Fortis Takeover: Healthcare board prefers Munjal-Burman’s bid

The takeover saga at Fortis Healthcare, one of India’s leading healthcare chains, reached its zenith with the board choosing the Hero Enterprises-Burman Family Office offer as the best for the hospital and diagnostic chain. “The Board, post having detailed discussions on the pros and cons of each offer, decided...
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Donald Trump’s call on Iran may be challenging for India

India will face challenges on multiple fronts, from energy supplies to connectivity projects, following US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the landmark Iran nuclear deal. While this decision might see India importing less oil from Iran, which is currently the third biggest supplier after Saudi Arabia and...
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