New TRAI rules for mobile number portabilityÂ Easy come, easy go Revised mobile number portability (MNP) rules by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) will be implemented on 16 December 2019. These rules, announced in December l..
10 things not to do if your phone gets wetÂ Did you accidentally drop your phone in water? What do you do now? Or rather, what should you not do so that no further damage occursâ€¦ Using hot air hair dryerÂ -Â The heat from the hair..
How to make your fridge last longer A refrigerator is an expensive appliance. You definitely donâ€™t want to either replace it too soon or spend money on frequent repairs. But if you treat it right, your fridge will function well much lon..
Stroking a baby helps it feel less pain Power of touch A study published inÂ Current BiologyÂ monitored the brain activity in babies in relation to pain during blood tests. They found that gently stroking a baby with a soft brush reduces a..
Doctor pays Rs. 3.93 lakhs for negligent surgery Bharti Makwana was operated for fibroid removal by Dr. Pragnesh Shah of Sterling Hospital. After the surgery, she had pain in the abdomen and was told that it was because of the surgery and woul..
10 signs that you are at a bad restaurant Dining out is an experience that most of us look forward to. Not only is it a change of scene where you get to try different kinds of cuisine, you donâ€™t have to cook or clean up at home that nig..
Academy reimburses fees for cancelled admission Â No show course After retirement, Kirti Kumar Sheth took admission in Online Trading Academy, a part of Sharekhan.com, for a basic course in trading by paying fees of Rs. 1.25 lakhs. The cours..
Fruits and vegetables that make you gain weight You are on a strict salad diet to lose weight. However, if you include the following fruits and vegetables you may not be getting the desired results: 1. Potatoes: Lean-bodied people who exercise..
Does my hotel room have a hidden camera? When you are in a hotel room either on work or on a vacation, the prospect of being spied on by a hidden camera can be unnerving to say the least. Spy cameras are cheap and can be concealed easily. Came..
Stopped by traffic police? Know your rights When you are flagged down by a traffic cop, you may or may not know what you have done wrong. But be aware of your rightsâ€¦ If you drive a two-wheeler or four-wheeler regularly, it is likely tha..
Watch out! You may be pickpocketed Knowing how pickpockets operate will help you avoid becoming a victimÂ Nothing can ruin a perfect day, whether you are a tourist or a local commuting to work, more than being robbed.Â Pickpockets are ev..
CERS takes advertisers to court for misleading advtsÂ We see advertisements everywhere, on TV, in newspapers, on various social media platforms, websites, mobile apps, and while playing games online. Advts may lure us to buy a product even ..
e-Comm firms asked to avoid plastic packaging Global footprint Â The Commerce Ministry has asked e-commerce firms to gradually curb the use of single-use plastic in packaging of products in line with the governmentâ€™s commitment to ph..
UK Women better with money than men: Study Gender matters Women are better with money than men because they can stick to a budget and spend less on impulse purchases, research suggests. A study by investment platform eToro found that women are..
Lotus Youth RX Anti Ageing Cream â€“ Not that magical Beauty elixir? Â Â Â â€œContains Groundbreaking â€˜GINEPLEX YOUTH COMPOUNDâ€™ derived from potent natural ingredients that are clinically proven to accelerate lifti..
Norm for revival of lapsed LIC policiesÂ Benefit extended Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has now allowed its policyholders to revive their lapsed policies of over 2 years. Â After the IRDAI Product Regulation 2013, policies taken after ..
Matrimonial agency asked to refund Rs. 50,000 Wedding Wish Pvt. Ltd., a matrimonial agency, contacted Surinder Chahal of Mohali after he gave a newspaper advertisement seeking a match for his doctor daughter Noreen. Impressed by their claims, ..
5 hours daily on phone increases obesity risk Health hazard An analysis of 1,060 students at Colombia showed that students who used their phones for five hours or more a day had a 43% increased risk of obesity. They were also likely to have ot..
Firm agrees to relocate solar panels Â Â Â Â Green energyÂ Deepak Shukla decided to go environment friendly and also save money on electricity by installing solar panels at his home. He approached Zodiac Energy Ltd. for this purpos..
10 ways to fight allergies Does the thought of onset of winter worry you about the allergies? The pollution and pollen spread through the air increases the risk of allergies. Our tips may help you ward them off. Use a mask- Wear a mask wheneve..