Reliance Jio crosses 300 million users mark in less than 3 years
operator Reliance Jio has crossed the 300 million customers mark in
two-and-a-half years of its operations, sources said. The milestone was
reached on March 2, they added. Queries sent to Jio on the matter
remained unanswered. However, in its television commercials during the
ongoing IPL season, Jio is shown 'Celebrating 300 million users'.
EVMs malfunctioning row: Opposition to approach SC to demand verification of 50% votes by paper trail
doubts over the credibility of EVMs, a number of opposition parties
Sunday said they will move the Supreme Court again to demand
verification of at least 50 per cent of votes by paper trail. Opposition
parties, including the Congress, Telugu Desam Party (TDP), Samajwadi
Party, CPI and CPI(M), jointly addressed a press conference to highlight
the issue of transparency in the election process and protection of
voter rights with a call to "save democracy".
Jet Airways pilots, engineers joining SpiceJet with pay cuts of up to 50%: report
Jet Airways' crisis seems to have benefited rival SpiceJet. The
low-cost airline is hiring Jet Airways engineers and pilots at a much
lower pay than their current compensation. According to reports, Jet
Airways pilots have been asked to take salary cuts of 25-30 per cent,
while engineers have been settling at 50 per cent of their current pay.
Delay in over 340 infra projects shows cost overruns of Rs 3.16 lakh crore
many as 344 infrastructure projects, each worth Rs 150 crore or more,
have shown cost overruns to the tune of over Rs 3.16 lakh crore owing to
delays and other reasons, a report said.Of these 1,424 projects, 344
reported cost overruns and 384 time escalation.
Facebook doubled spending on Mark Zuckerberg's security to $22.6 million in 2018
Inc more than doubled the money it spent on Chief Executive Officer
Mark Zuckerberg's security in 2018 to $22.6 million, a regulatory filing
showed on Friday. Zuckerberg has drawn a base salary of $1 for the past
three years, and his "other" compensation was listed at $22.6 million,
most of which was for his personal security.
Tier-2, 3 cities most-travelled destinations last year; accounted for 60% growth in domestic travel
Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities were the most-travelled destinations in 2018,
according to a trends report based on bookings done through Paytm
Travel. The report said that the Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities accounted for
about 60 per cent of growth in domestic travel last year.