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Debt fears over new car deals that only need a £300 deposit: Concerns controversial plans have helped fuel borrowing binge

Fears of a dangerous debt bubble are growing as motorists drive off in new cars after paying a deposit of just £319. Britons spent £3.6billion on car loan deals in March alone, up 13 per cent on a year earlier. But most new car ‘buyers’ actually use loan deals to rent the vehicles. A £12,000 Smart ForTwo car can be ... Read More »

Carriers Halt Sales of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Replacements Over Safety Concerns

Samsung suffered another blow in its effort to move past a crisis over exploding smartphone batteries, as customers reported problems with replacement devices and the company was forced to halt production of the Galaxy Note 7 phones. Samsung has temporarily stopped making the high-end phones, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said Monday, asking not to be identified ... Read More »

Freedom 251: Mobile Industry Raises Concerns Over Rs. 251 Smartphone

Expressing concern over the launch of a smartphone at price as low as Rs. 251, mobile industry body ICA has written to Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad to get into depth of the issue, saying the rate could not be below Rs. 3,500 even after a subsidised sale. The Indian Cellular Association (ICA) also said that it is not appropriate ... Read More »

Chrysler recalls 112,001 cars over airbag concerns

Chrysler has issued a recall in the United States for their minivans and crossovers that were manufactured in 2007 and 2008 with a problem in the cars’ airbag control unit. Chrysler added that an estimated 112,001 units have been identified and the models include the 2009 Dodge Journey, 2008-2009 built Dodge Grand Caravan, and 2008-2009 built Chrysler Town and Country. ... Read More »