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Smart Vision EQ Fortwo unveiled

Smart Vision EQ Fortwo unveiled

Currently, a Smart model is hired every 1.4 seconds in cities around the world by one of the service's 2.6 million registered users. The company says internal studies predict the number of users of car-sharing schemes worldwide will increase fivefold by 2025 to more than 36.7 million customers.


India's Q1 GDP growth slows down to 5.7%, lowest in 13 quarters

India's Q1 GDP growth slows down to 5.7%, lowest in 13 quarters

India's Gross Domestic Product growth slowed to 5.7% in the first quarter of 2017 from 7.9% in the corresponding period a year ago. The first volume of the Economic Survey released in January had projected the economy to grow in the range of 6.75-7.5% in 2017-18 against 7.1% in 2016-17.


Here's what Colorado is doing and how you can help Harvey victims

Here's what Colorado is doing and how you can help Harvey victims

Elizabeth Penniman, vice president of communications at the Red Cross' national headquarters, called it "an incredible gift". The American Red Cross in IN said there are about 45 Hoosier volunteers now on the ground, but it will take as many volunteers as it can get for work both down South and from the comforts of their own homes .


Qantas replaces Dubai with Singapore on 'Kangaroo' service to UK

Qantas replaces Dubai with Singapore on 'Kangaroo' service to UK

At a meeting in Sydney to finalise the extension, both airlines said the changes to the joint network were created to reinforce the success of the past five years alliance over the next five years. Qantas' Melbourne-London service via Dubai will be replaced by an already announced Boeing 787 service from Perth. "But this will never overtake the sheer number of destinations served by Emirates and that's why Dubai will remain an important hub for our customers", he said.


Not 'Typhoon-Like' But 298 mm Rain Since Morning Stalls Mumbai

Not 'Typhoon-Like' But 298 mm Rain Since Morning Stalls Mumbai

A monsoon low tracking over northwestern India will bring several days of heavy rainfall and potential flooding to western and northwestern India as well as southern Pakistan. "Urge people of Mumbai and surrounding areas to stay safe and take all essential precautions in the wake of heavy rain". Mumbai Police spokeswoman Rashmi Karandikar said seven other people were missing in Mumbai .