Daily Archives: April 10, 2019

Google can’t access your data: Thomas Kurian

Thomas Kurian, the Kerala-born CEO of Google Cloud, set users’ mind at rest with his statement “Your data is your data, and Google does not have access to it.” Google claimed it “never sells customer data to third-parties” and “doesn’t use it for advertising” either. It also said all data is encrypted by default and they guard against insider access to data. Kurian said Google “never” gives any government entity “backdoor access” to any customer data.

Jet’s lenders extend bid deadline after poor show

The earlier deadline for submitting an EoI ended on Wednesday. SBI caps said, ‘We are in receipt of some EoIs and some more persons have expressed desire to participate if additional time is provided. Accordingly, in order to allow better participation in the process, the domestic lenders have agreed for extension timeline.” Lenders have already been having talks with Etihad and National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).

Mutual funds’ Zee group exposure hits investors

As the name suggests, an FMP is an MF scheme that indicates a fixed return to investors after a pre-set time period, which could vary from a few months to a few years. FMPs of more than three years also offer lucrative post-tax returns and hence a large number of investors use these schemes as a substitute for bank fixed deposits.

Janhvi Kapoor says she flirts a lot

Varun and Alia on ‘SOTY’ having a sequel

IPL: Pollard leads Mumbai Indians to a thrilling win over Punjab

Stand-in captain Kieron Pollard’s sensational 83-run knock put KL Rahul’s maiden IPL hundred in the shade as Mumbai Indians pulled off a thrilling last-ball three-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab on Wednesday.

Big sports events today

Here are the big sports events lined up for Thursday (April 11) that comprise the IPL 2019 clash between Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings.

Benjamin Netanyahu poised for 5th term as Israel PM as rival concedes

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s main rival conceded defeat on Wednesday, promising to wage a robust battle from the opposition after the ruling Likud party and its nationalist allies won a solid majority in parliamentary elections.

Boxing World Cup: India assured of two medals

Pinki Rani started her 51kg campaign with a commanding win as Indian boxers assured themselves of at least a couple of medals at the Cologne Boxing World Cup on Wednesday.

Ranveer Singh shares the first look of ’83’