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karachi

Foreign airlines suspend operations at Karachi airport after militant attacks

Pakistan’s Karachi airport deemed unsafe by foreign airlines. After two consecutive militant attacks on the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, some foreign airlines have announced the cancellation of flights to and from Karachi. Cathay...
skybox

Google to acquire satellite maker Skybox

In another ‘Moonshot’ deal, tech giant Google to acquire satellite maker Skybox. Search engine giant Google is all set to buy Skybox Imaging. The recent deal will help as a launching pad for the internet giant to have its own fleet...
xolo

Lava launches Xolo Win tablet for Indian market

Xolo Win tablet launched in India for Rs. 19,990. Lava’s smartphone subsidiary Xolo launched its latest tablet known as Win in India on June 11, 2014. The tablet will be priced at Rs. 19,990. The device runs on Windows 8.1 OS and is Xolo’s...
alibaba

Alibaba to merge with UCWeb in China

China’s Alibaba group all set to expand in the mobile sector. China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group made a statement on June 11, 2014 saying that it will buy over the remaining shares of mobile browser firm UCWeb. This deal will...
The new Microsoft Surface Pro 3

New Surface 3 Pro launched for the Middle East market

Microsoft finally goes to the Middle East by launching its latest Surface 3 Pro. Software giant Microsoft has launched its new Surface 3 Pro in the Middle East market. This device is an addition to the latest fad of laptops that can be converted...
air

Rising costs spell doom for AirAsia expansion plans

AirAsia to clip a few wings as rising costs make expansion difficult. Low-cost Indonesian carrier AirAsia has withdrawn its plans to open new international routes from the Archipelago. The plans have been cancelled due to the rising input costs...
obama

Barack Obama assures passing of immigration reform

Obama reaffirms commitment towards immigration at nurses meet. United States president Barack Obama has once again assured of his commitment towards the Immigration reform by meeting with nurses at the White House on June 9, 2014. A reform in...
whatsapp

WhatsApp introduces new features

WhatsApp introduces new features enhancing user privacy and safety. Cross-platform instant messaging service WhatsApp has introduced new features which will enhance user privacy and safety. The new features are as follows: ‘With You For...
graduates

More Chinese graduates diverting towards starting own business, says survey

Chinese graduates prefer setting up their own business instead of taking up regular jobs. A recent survey has shown that the number of Chinese college graduates willing to setup their own business has increased in recent years. The study also...
tokyo

Tokyo’s Haneda airport prepares to receive more influx of flights

Tokyo’s Haneda airport to have more slots increasing influx of flights. The number of available international flights to Tokyo will be increased at Tokyo International Airport in Haneda. The recent development comes in light of the 2020...