Upcoming new Maruti Suzuki cars to launch in India in 2017-18; Vitara Brezza Petrol, S-Cross facelift, new Swift, Ciaz facelift & Suzuki Vitara

  Maruti Suzuki started the year 2017 with a bang by launching the Maruti Suzuki Ignis in January 2017. This was followed by the launch of Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS in March, while the Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017 was launched in May 2017. The DZire has so far received well over 44,000 bookings since launch in India. The Indo-JapaneseRead More

New 2018 Volkswagen Polo revealed

  Volkswagen has unveiled the new sixth-generation Polo at a media reception held at its Wolfsburg headquarters in Germany. The all-new hatchback is an outwardly larger, significantly roomier and more technically sophisticated model than today’s eight-year-old car. Set to make its public debut at the upcoming Frankfurt motor show, the new Polo will be producedRead More

Will Flipkart’s gamble with new private label fashion succeed?

Flipkart is betting big on fashion with the launch of its private label ‘Divastri’ that includes 1,500 styles focused exclusively on women’s ethnic wear. If electronics is the king of GMV, fashion is the king of margins in online commerce. Indian online market for fashion is estimated to be worth $12-14 billion by 2020 fromRead More

Looking for a used car? A new used car retailer is coming to the Grand Strand

  CarMax, a used car retailer, is coming to Myrtle Beach, located at 4649 Factory Stores Blvd, acting as the fourth location in South Carolina along with Charleston, Greenville and Columbia. According to CarMax public relations representative Dietta Slayton, the Myrtle Beach location will have around 200 vehicles in stock, and will operate with otherRead More

Permanent Sunshine, a new play by AL Kennedy – read the script

  ‘Gonnae tell me that you speak for the neds of the world against the lefty elite? Pish!’ … Scott Reid as Chummy Photograph: PR Company Handout Ext. night: a suitably grubby alley near George Square, Glasgow. Large skips, wet cobbles, rain. We are facing a young man – close. He looks perhaps dangerous, tooRead More

Startups get fund-raise, compliance norm relief

Amazon.com (AMZN)  said Tuesday it will test a new Prime Wardrobe service that implements a try-before-you-buy business model in its latest industry disruption. Prime Wardrobe allows customers to pick three or more items to try on within a week before paying for anything. Whatever they don’t want, they send back and don’t pay for. IfRead More

Francis Libiran’s new Paris-inspired bridal collection

World-renowned Filipino designer Francis Libiran with models in his “Affaire de Coeur” bridal collection. Photo release MANILA, Philippines — This wedding month, wedding fairs could be crowded, so celebrity fashion designer Francis Libiran offers an alternative.   Brides, he said, are becoming busier and older because they are career-oriented. Thus, for those who barely have theRead More

Cyber boost: New operating system will improve Navy computing power

Students in a Virginia Tech laboratory test Popcorn Linux–an operating system that can compile different programming languages into a single cyber tongue. Researchers say it could revolutionize how military and commercial computing systems perform. Credit: Dr. Binoy Ravindran With support from the Office of Naval Research (ONR), Dr. Binoy Ravindran, an engineering professor at VirginiaRead More