Honda Activa electric scooter confirmed for Indian market by HMSI managing director

Honda Motorcycles and Scooters India – the Indian two-wheeler division of the Japanese car giant – is working on electric two-wheelers for the Indian market. The company’s general manager, Atsushi Ogata, confirmed in a recent interaction with ETAuto that Honda is in the process of putting together an electric variant of the best-selling Activa automatic … Read more

Traders in the Maradu market will go on a symbolic strike on Monday

More than 130 traders in the Maradu market will go on a symbolic strike on Monday in protest against the alleged forced recruitment of union leaders over the misinterpretation of a court order and the silence of the Kerala Headload Workers Welfare Board (KHWWB) on the matter. The 137-member Maradu Market Traders Association (MMTA) affiliated … Read more

Kirk Cameron announces victory, says two libraries ‘succumbed’ after rejecting his faith-based book | USA & World

Actor and film producer Kirk Cameron declared victory over two libraries that denied him the opportunity to read his new faith-based children’s book. Earlier this month, Cameron sued several libraries for denying his request to read his As You Grow book, after previously hosting stories about drag queens for hours. “They’re giving in,” Cameron’s publisher … Read more

On my radar: Jessica Hynes’ cultural highlights | Jessica Hynes

Actor and director Jessica Hynes (née Stevenson) was born in South London in 1972 and grew up in Brighton. She has worked extensively in theatre, film and television, including Spaced, as a co-creator and star, and in The Royle Family, Shaun of the Dead, Years and Years and W1A, for which she won a Bafta … Read more

Index Outlook: Sensex, Handy 50 break before another rally

India’s benchmark indices, the Sensex and Nifty 50, broke their four-week rally last week. Both indices remained stable and stuck in a sideways range. Sensex and Nifty 50 ended the week slightly lower with 0.21 and 0.23 percent respectively. The movement over the past week suggests that the indices have just paused in their broader … Read more

Stock Market Today: Markets Rise Ahead of Major Inflation Report

Equities started a pivotal week on an optimistic note, boosted by some blue-chip M&A and a buoyant read on consumer expectations. Most of the time, however, Monday was a wait-and-see session. After all, tomorrow’s critical reading on inflation (opens in a new tab) and an interest rate announcement (opens in a new tab) from the … Read more

Netherlands vs Argentina World Cup quarter-finals: date, times and how to watch

Argentina will take on the Netherlands on Friday 9 December 2022 at the Lusail Iconic Stadium in Lusail. Lionel Messi and co have secured their place in the quarter-finals thanks to a 2-1 win over Australia, while the Netherlands comfortably defeated the USA by three goals to one in the round of 16. Follow Netherlands … Read more

Honda cuts domestic plant production by 50% in early May

TOKYO, April 22 (Reuters) – Honda Motor Co (7267.T) plans to cut production by about 50% on two lines from one of its domestic plants in early May due to chip shortages and COVID-19 lockdowns the company said on Thursday. The Suzuka city plant will also cut its production by half for the month of … Read more