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WhatsApp can now be accessed on desktops

Aiming to expand its userbase, popular messaging app WhatsApp has unveiled its web browser version that allows users to access it on their personal computers. With over 600 million users globally, WhatsApp till now was available only on smartphones across operating systems Android, iOS, Windows and BlackBerry. “Today, for the first time, millions of you will have the ability to use WhatsApp on... 
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Sant Singh Chatwal sentenced to 3 years probation for violating poll laws

New York: Rejecting the prosecution’s demand for a jail term, a federal judge here has sentenced prominent Indian-American hotelier Sant Singh Chatwal to three years probation and a USD 500,000 fine on charges of illegally donating thousands of dollars to political campaigns. 70-year-old Chatwal’s lawyers asked the court to weigh his age and “lifetime of contribution” to others and the impact... 

Rs 3.56 per liter diesel price cut on cards

New Delhi: A Rs 3.56 per litre cut in diesel prices is in the offing as slump in international oil prices have helped nearly doubling of profit on India’s most consumed fuel. With crude prices dipping to four-year low, the over-recovery or profit on diesel sales, which was Rs 1.90 a litre in first half of October, has now climbed to Rs 3.56 per litre, an official statement said here. State-owned... 
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China pledges $20 billion investment in India

New Delhi: China Thursday committed USD 20 billion investment over the next five years and agreed to provide greater market access to Indian products in farm, pharma and gems and jewellery sectors, with a view to reducing the large trade gap with India. The ‘Five-year Trade and Economic Development Plan’ was signed by Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and her Chinese counterpart Gao... 
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Apple iPhone 6 sets new record of advance orders

NEW YORK: Apple had more than 4 million advance orders of its new iPhones in the first 24 hours, exceeding its initial supply, the company said today. The company said the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be delivered to customers starting Friday and throughout September, but many won’t be delivered until October. Phones will still be available Friday on a walk-in basis at Apple retail stores...