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  • India-born Rajiv Suri set to become Nokia CEO

    Mangalore University, the alma mater of Microsoft chief Satya Nadella, is all set to celebrate yet again. One of its former students, Rajiv Suri, is one of the leading contenders for the job of the chief executive officer of Finnish firm Nokia. Suri is currently the CEO of Nokia Siemens Network....

    Saturday, 26 April 2014 - 8:11am
  • Instant message space gets hotter, Samsung re-launches ChatOn

    22-year old Meghna Sharan cannot help peeping into her cellphone every five seconds as it pings even when she is out with her family for dinner. It's the instant messages being sent to her by her half-a-dozen friends frequently that's keeping her mind distracted. With a smartphone in hand this is...

    Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 8:00am
  • Problem of call drops falls on Trai's deaf ears

    Sharmistha Jain, 42, ended up making 4-5 calls for a less-than-30 second-conversation with her driver about picking up her daughter from school. "I experience the problem of call drops not just in my house, but also when I am on the road, in the escalator or in the metro. Of the 20 calls I make in...

    Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 6:15am
  • After Sanjaya Baru and PC Parakh, now RAW officer RK Yadav set to release book

    Babus are telling and selling. PM’s ex-media advisor Sanjaya Baru and former coal secretary PC Parakh have spoken and former RAW officer RK Yadav is set to release a book soon. dna investigates the reasons behind the timing of the spate of confessions

    Tuesday, 15 April 2014 - 6:14am
  • The Accidental Prime Minister proves that cold print is suddenly all hot

    Cold print is suddenly looking all hot. For a change, TV channels and sound bytes are relegated to the background. A few books that hit the stands recently are all the rage this election season. Whether you are reading commercial gains into the timing of their release or plain-speak, they've,...

    Tuesday, 15 April 2014 - 8:20am
  • Lok Sabha Elections: Delhites create a new record with 64% voting

    dna reporters capture the mood of Delhi voters as they select their members of parliament. Pictures: Mayank Aggarwal and Priyanka Sahay

    Thursday, 10 April 2014 - 9:40pm
  • Wives of political candidates fight day and night to ensure victory for their husbands in election

    They are their better halves not just at their homes but also in their political aspirations. They get up early morning and set out for their day log battle of convincing people to vote for their husbands. Parks, slums, temples, all public places are a part of their itinerary. Swati Verma, is the...

    Wednesday, 9 April 2014 - 8:05pm
  • Jama Masjid imam's Congress tune fails to sway voters

    An appeal by the religious head of Delhi's historic Jama Masjid to vote for the Congress is unlikely to cut ice with the residents of the Walled City. “I declare my support for the Congress party with the belief that it will fulfill its promises if it comes to power,” Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari...

    Saturday, 5 April 2014 - 7:45am
  • Shahi Imam's appeal fails to revive Congress fortunes

    Congress' bid to rope in the Shahi Imam of Delhi's historic Jama Masjid to revive its political fortunes seems hardly working as most of the residents in the walled city told dna that the move could only help the BJP by ensuring polarisation of votes. According to 2001 census, Chandni Chowk...

    Friday, 4 April 2014 - 8:20am
  • Manoj Tiwari is a hero all right...but Narendra Modi is still the star

    Dressed in a white sleeveless jacket, a blue kurta and a saffron stole, he truly looked like a hero. While standing in his open jeep, he kept hands folded in gratitude and looked his charming best while the crowd gasped to have a glimpse of him. Bihar ke Lala, Bhojpuri superstar, actor and singer...

    Monday, 31 March 2014 - 9:10am