IRCTC’s strong business model makes its IPO a good long-term investment

ET Intelligence Group: Longterm investors can consider subscribing to the initial public offering (IPO) of government-owned Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corp (IRCTC). IRCTC has high cashflow, return on capital employed (over 20 per cent) and dividend payout (45 per cent in FY19). Its dominant market share in railway e-ticketing (over 70 per cent in […]

Dutch typographer and graphic designer Wim Crouwel dies at 90

Wim Crouwel, the renowned Dutch graphic designer responsible for the identity of Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum for more than two decades and founder of Total Design, has died aged 90. Dutch typographer and graphic designer Crouwel, nicknamed Mr Gridnik, died last week in his hometown of Amsterdam at the age of 90. Tributes from around the world Tributes have flooded […]

The best games for PS4

Sony’s PlayStation 4 is fast approaching its sixth birthday, and that poses a problem. You see, game developers have seen fit to release a game for almost every day the console has been available, leaving you with well over 1,500 titles to choose from. The sheer volume of games on offer, coupled with the subjective […]

Apple Arcade review: Let the games begin

While Apple¡¦s latest mobile operating system iOS 13 brings major new features and enhancements to iPhones, what users may find more exciting is Apple Arcade ¡X a new gaming platform. Many see Arcade as a response to Google’s Stadia gaming platform. But let us keep that debate for another day. For now, Apple appears to be attracting a lot […]

The Batman Arkham trilogy is now free to download from the Epic Games Store

From now until September 26th, you can grab six Batman games for free on the Epic Games Store. These include Rocksteady’s three Batman Arkham games, as well as three Lego Batman games from Traveller’s Tales. To get your hands on the games, just log into the Epic Games Store and claim them free of charge. Of the six, […]

Auto slowdown | Millennials want gadgets over cars, says Maruti’s RC Bhargava

Ride-hailing companies such as Ola and Uber have hit demand for new cars in India as young buyers don’t need to buy cars for commuting and can spend most of their income on electronic gadgets, said RC Bhargava, chairman of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, the country’s largest carmaker. Bhargava’s latest statement supports the contention of finance minister […]

Interactive Inspiration

It is no secret to Turkish people that Gaziantep is a town known mostly for its delicious dishes. The town was designated as a creative city in the gastronomy category in the UNESCO Creative City Network four years ago, which has put the city on the map of the culinary world. Foreign food writers who are interested in Middle Eastern and […]

Gadgets weekly: Galaxy A90 5G, Toreto earbuds and more

Top technology companies such as Samsung, HMD Global, Lenovo and others launched new phones and related accessories globally including India. Here’s the list of new gadgets you should know Samsung Galaxy A90 5G The new Galaxy A90 5G is Samsung’s first-ever Galaxy A series to support new generation wireless mobile network. With this consumers will […]

RMIT typographer’s ANZAC Square project one for ages

Indigenous town names were the inspiration for Melbourne typographer Stephen Banham’s latest project, more than 200 square metres of commemorative bronze type screens at Brisbane’s ANZAC Square. School of Design typography lecturer Stephen Banham was commissioned to create the work featuring 2072 Queensland town names as part of the final stage of the Square’s restoration […]