King March 3, 2019

The saxophonist Nubya Garcia. Photograph: Dave Benett/Getty Images for Sky Born in north London in 1991, saxophonist Nubya Garcia studied at the Royal Academy of Music, the Berklee College of Music and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance. She has released two solo EPs – Nubya’s 5ive (2017) and When We Are (2018) – and performs as part of groups including Maisha, Nérija and the Theon Cross Trio. She presents a monthly […]

King March 2, 2019

New Delhi: As much as Rs 1.2 lakh crore of investment has been committed by firms like IOC, AdaniGas and Torrent in a massive rollout of CNG stations and cooking gas connections to households over the next 8-10 years, oil regulator PNGRB said Friday. The move is likely to expand coverage of city gasto 70 per cent of the […]

King February 26, 2019

New Delhi: Ayush Bhardwaj, an avid gamer, prefers to assemble his own gaming system as it is more flexible and cost-effective. “Buying every component separately and assembling them manually is not easy, but it is worth the effort as it gives me control over every component that would go into my PC,” he says. Bhardwaj has […]

King February 26, 2019

New Delhi: Gone are the days when users had to buy physical discs from retail or e-commerce stores to play video games. Access to 4G speeds has reduced the time spent on downloading games. After online game stores such as Valve, Microsoft and Sony, more big game publishers are entering the distribution business, selling games via their own […]

King February 26, 2019

If there’s one event gamers and e-sports enthusiasts don’t want to miss, it’s DreamHack, the world’s largest digital gaming festival. On 21 December, this gaming extravaganza is coming to India, marking its entry into Asia for the first time. Founded in Sweden in 1994 as a “bring your own computer” (BYOC) local area network (LAN) […]

King February 26, 2019

A game developed by Electronics Arts Inc as a competitor to the wildly popular “Fortnite” has signed up 10 million players within three days of its launch, the videogame maker said, driving its shares up 16% on Friday. With “Apex Legends,” EA is hoping to reproduce the success of “Fortnite,” a sort of hybrid of […]

King February 26, 2019

v New Delhi: “Ye PUBG wala hai kya?” Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked a mother who raised concerns about her son being too involved into online games during the “Pariksha pe Charcha 2.0” event here on Tuesday. The ground reality is that online, multi-player games have taken over the millenials big time in India, sending the […]

King February 26, 2019

With the onset of March, most of us will scamper to make those last minute investments to ensure we save on taxes. There are numerous instruments available in the market that provide tax saving benefits under section 80C. Among the available instruments, tax savings mutual funds or equity linked savings scheme (ELSS) have gained immense […]

King February 26, 2019

Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd on February 26 raised the limit on total shareholding of foreign institutional investors and foreign portfolio investors in the company to 45 percent from 43 percent. The hike in the shareholding limit comes as the private-sector lender grapples with a central bank directive on reducing its Chief Executive Uday Kotak’s stake […]