Google has launched a feature called Cash Mode where one can pay without sharing bank details or phone number. Google says it is completely secure and uses Unified Payment Interface's (UPI) bank to bank transfer platform. It is believed that Google's Tez will 'bring some disruption' to the space, said DD Mishra, research director, Gartner. Time will tell if Tez can disrupt the Indian digital payments space, he said.
Ansh Mishra said his idea of hitchhiking across the country was born out of a need to break cliches attached to strangers. He recalled the toughest part of the voyage when he starved for 48 hours in Jaisalmer. He also spent nine hours for someone to give him a lift in Gujarat. I used to tell people my story and persuaded them to offer me food, but I did not beg.
Kapil Sharma, who is undergoing treatment at an Ayurvedic clinic in Bengaluru, may have promised to return with his show soon but latest reports suggest that the next season of 'The Kapil Sharma Show' may get delayed. Kiku Sharda from TKSS and Sugandha Mishra besides Ali Asgar from Krushna Abhishek's 'The Drama Company' are likely to join Sunil. Chances of Kiku, Sugandha and the other members of team Kapil returning to TKFF are slim because of Rajiv Dhingra.
Nabriva Therapeutics Plc shares more than doubled in premarket trading on Monday after the company said its experimental antibiotic for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia met the main goal of a late-stage study. Community-acquired bacterial pneumonia is one of the most common infectious diseases and the leading cause of infectious death in the United States. The company's shares jumped to $13.91 in premarket trading from their Friday close of $6.86. Reporting by Manas Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva.
Nabriva Therapeutics Plc said on Monday its experimental treatment for community-acquired bacterial pneumonia met the main goal in a late-stage study, sending its shares up more than 70 percent in premarket trading. Community-acquired bacterial pneumonia is the leading cause of infectious death in the United States. Reporting by Manas Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D'Silva.
Rajni Kant Mishra will be the new chief of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB), it was announced on Monday. Mishra, 58, a native of Patna in Bihar, joined the Border Security Force BSF as Inspector General in 2012. He was appointed as Additional Director General of the BSF in November 2014. Sundaram, who assumed charges as the SSB chief in 2016, earned the distinction of being the first woman to head a para-military force in the country.
Farhan Akhtar-starrer Lucknow Central, which opened to Rs2.04 crore last Friday, is based on the familiar movie trope of prison escape, a dramatic and thrilling film genre. Here are 10 other films on the same theme. Starring Steve McQueen and Dustin Hoffman, it made $53 million in box office collections in the US. Starring Manoj Bajpayee, Ravi Kishan, Piyush Mishra and Deepak Dobriyal, it made Rs51 lakh at the box office. All figures have been sourced from movie websites Box Office Mojo and IBOS Network.