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Ban Self-Driving Cars To Avoid ‘Back To The Future’-Style Craziness: Burke

CITY HALL — Dueling versions of the future of Chicago’s streets were on display Monday at City Hall as aldermen weighed whether to ban self-driving cars from the city’s roads. Ald. Edward Burke (14th) warned that the City Council needs to ban the automated vehicles to prevent someone as “crazy” as movie character Doc Brown, inventor of a DeLorean sports car time machine ... Read More »

Diesel and petrol car ban: Plan for 2040 unravels as 10 new power stations needed to cope with electric revolution

Plans to ban the sale of new diesel and petrol cars by 2040 in a bid to encourage people to buy electric vehicles are a “tall order” and will place unprecedented strain on the National Grid, motoring experts have warned. Michael Gove, the Environment Secretary, has warned that Britain “can’t carry on” with petrol and diesel cars because of the ... Read More »

Notes Ban Impact: EMIs To Fall As SBI, Other Banks Cut Lending Rates

New Delhi: Top PSU lenders State Bank of India, PNB and Union Bank on Sunday slashed their benchmark lending rates by up to 90 basis points, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked banks to priorities their lending towards the poor and middle class. The country’s largest lender, SBI, has reduced marginal cost of funds based lending rate (MCLR) ... Read More »

For Banks, Note Ban Could Bring Rs. 38,000 Crore In Treasury Windfall

Banks profitability has been hit owing to continued pressure on asset quality and weak loan growth. The note ban has the potential to drive big treasury gains for Indian banks, says a report from rating agency India Ratings. Banks are likely to see register Rs. 38,200 crore of potential treasury gains for the current financial year (2016-17) – their highest ... Read More »

Rs. 500, 1000 Ban: Paytm Unveils ‘Nearby’ Feature to Help Discover Paytm-Ready Merchants

  As everyone is getting used to living with limited cash, at least temporarily, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation of Rs. 500 and Rs. 1000 notes earlier this week, companies operating digital wallets and other forms of electronic currency have witnessed increased interest from users. The likes of Paytm, MobiKwik, FreeCharge have all seen an uptick in various ... Read More »

WhatsApp Two-Step Verification, HTC Bolt, Rs. 500, 1000 Ban Fallout, and More: Your 360 Daily

  Friday saw the launch of HTC Bolt, a 2016 smartphone with a 2015 processor; WhatsApp adding two-step verification to its beta apps; record Singles’ Day sales in China; and a whole lot more. Here’s your 360 Daily with the top tech stories of the day. WhatsApp beta version gets two-step verification The beta versions of WhatsApp for Android and ... Read More »

Samsung Executives Meet DGCA Officials Over Galaxy Note Series Ban

Senior executives of Samsung today met officials of aviation regulator DGCA, two days after one of the company’s high-end smartphones caught fire inside an IndiGo aircraft. During the meeting, which lasted for more than an hour, the watchdog sought technical details about Galaxy Note series amid concerns over batteries of some of the devices getting overheated and exploding, sources said. ... Read More »

List Of Vehicles Back On Sale After the Lifting Of the Diesel Ban In The NCR

By CarAndBike Team Aug 16, 2016 In what will be a huge measure of relief, the Supreme Court has finally lifted the ban on diesel vehicles with a capacity of 2,000cc and above in Delhi NCR.  Initially, only a handful of manufacturers were said to have been hit by the ban, a little digging on our part revealed that there ... Read More »

German court docket Upholds Ban of Unlicensed Uber Taxi carrier

A court on Thursday upheld Germany’s ban on low-price journey-hailing service Uber POP, in a in addition setback for Uber technology which faces prison battles in the course of Europe. The better regional courtroom in Frankfurt rejected Uber’s attraction towards the decision by means of a decrease courtroom last year in March, which set stiff fines for any violations of ... Read More »

What to Expect: Supreme Court’s Order on the Diesel Vehicle Ban in Delhi

Mercedes-Benz is one of the worst hit manufacturers by the ban It has been a tough three months for auto manufacturers in the Delhi NCR region after the Supreme Court issued a ban on cars powered by 2000cc and above diesel engines in December last year. The ban came into effect in January, 2016 and will meet its deadline – ... Read More »