Author Archives: Loknath Das

Enterprises need to plan for deepfake technology

The new AI-based technology known as deepfakes allows people to produce or alter video content so that it presents something that didn’t, in reality, occur. Although there may be some practical and positive uses of deepfake technology — an effort to help people with ALS is an example — the nefarious uses of deepfakes have politicians and technology executives rattled. Deepfakes may have been Read More

How Baseball Teams Are Using Technology To Change The Game

Rapsodo have produced a range of pitching and hitting monitors RAPSODO In 2002, Oakland Athletics changed baseball with their much-lauded “sabermetrics” approach, bringing data into the game in a way never seen before. Now, 17 years on, clubs are taking the next step in using data on the baseball field, able to track and measure every facet of a game in Read More

B’luru in top 10 APAC cities for real estate investment

For the first time, Bengaluru has been ranked among the top ten global cities in the Asia Pacific region for cross-border investment in the real estate sector. The investment in the city’s real estate sector has doubled to $1.6 billion in FY19 compared with $800 million in the previous fiscal, a survey by global real estate consultancy CBRE South Asia Read More

Budget 2019 | Reviving real estate market: Here’s how Modi govt can make REITs attractive

Union Budget 2019: It is that time of the year when every man on the street has high hopes. There are high expectations on what the Government proposes to do with a powerful instrument it has launched to propel growth. The instrument also holds the potential to increase the spending power in the hands of the common man. At the same Read More

Stock market update: Realty shares bullish; Indiabulls Real Estate up 2%

NEW DELHI: Most realty shares were trading in the positive zone in Tuesday’s morning session. Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate (up 2.31 per cent), SobhaNSE 0.26 % (up 0.76 per cent) and DLFNSE 0.86 %(up 0.58 per cent) were trading higher. Oberoi Realty (up 0.54 per cent), Godrej Properties (up 0.36 per cent) and Prestige Estates Projects (up 0.13 per cent) too were Read More

Capital outflow into commercial real estate up 92% to $700 mn as investors tap overseas market to hike returns: Report

New Delhi: Capital investment in commercial real estate by Indian investors in overseas markets soared by 92 percent to $700 million (around Rs 4,893 crore) between the first quarter of 2018 and the first quarter of this year, a report said. Investors tapped the overseas market to diversify risk and increase their returns, the report by global property consultant Knight Frank Read More

Nifty Realty declines 2% led by Indiabulls Real Estate, DLF, Sunteck, Oberoi Realty

The Nifty Realty index has declined 2% on Friday as selling pressure was seen in Indiabulls Real Estate, DLF, Oberoi Realty, Sunteck Realty, and Sobha. Shares of Indiabulls Real Estate and DLF, which declined 4% each, were leading the index’s fall. Shares of Oberoi Realty and SunTeck Realty also contributed to the fall, declining 3% each. Shares of Sobha dropped 1%. However, shares of Brigade and Phoenix cushioned the Read More

Law Trainee Vacancy At Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority

Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority invites online application for the post of Law Graduates who have graduated not before 2016-17 for contractual engagement as “Law Trainee” in UP-RERA. Name of the Post: Law Trainee No. of Post: 03 (Three) Honorarium: Rs. 30,000/- Maximum Age Limit: 27 Years Essential Qualification The candidates must have at least one-year experience of working in a court of Read More

UP CM meets homebuyers, real estate developers; discusses delayed housing projects

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on June 14 visited Gautam Buddh Nagar to review various development works. He also met real estate developers and homebuyers to discuss issues relating to delays in the delivery of housing units, sources said. As per estimates, over 3 lakh homebuyers in UP are yet to receive their houses. The chief minister met real estate Read More

Ola to setup Advantaged Technology Centre in Bay Area for electric, connected, autonomous vehicles

Ola announced that it is setting up an advanced technology centre in the Bay Area, which will primarily focus on developing next-generation technologies in electric, connected and autonomous vehicles. the team is looking to hire 150 engineers. The centre will build cutting-edge technology solutions to accelerate the company’s ambitions across electric mobility and connected vehicles, as well as lead futuristic Read More