Outrage over tech honchos' presence at RSS event



Zoho’s co-founder and CEO Sridhar Vembu is set to be the chief guest while Accenture’s managing director and head of operations (Chennai) Rama S Ramachandran is to be the guest of honour at the ‘Resurgent Bharath’ event to be held in Chennai on February 2, reports Neha Alawadhi.



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Vistara inks codeshare pact with Lufthansa



Apart from Delhi, Mumbai and Chennai, the codeshare agreement with Lufthansa will cover Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Goa, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kochi and Pune.



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Apple manufacturing iPhone XR in India



One of Apple’s suppliers, Salcomp, will invest Rs 2,000 crore over the next five years to make components at a Nokia plant in Chennai. The facility, which has been closed for nearly 10 years, will be revived and made operational from March 2020.



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Andhra eases healthcare norms, car-owners eligible



Since the state government has now completely done away with the BPL criteria, more than 90 per cent of families in Andhra Pradesh can now avail of the scheme.



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Housing fund not for projects under litigation: Govt



The finance ministry also said the maximum funding will be Rs 400 crore for any single project that will be seeking assistance from the ‘special window’ for completion of the 1,508 projects comprising about 4.58 lakh units.



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What went wrong for Nissan's 'low-cost car' Datsun



The brand was relaunched in India with much fanfare, but it seems to have belied the earlier promise and seen many ups and downs, reports T E Narasimhan.



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