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Oxfam deputy chief quits over sex scandal

Oxfam deputy chief quits over sex scandal

British charity Oxfam's deputy chief Penny Lawrence has resigned over charity's failure to adequately respond to allegations of sexual misconduct by its staff in Haiti. Lawrence said she is taking "full responsibility" for the behaviour of the staff. As per a report, Oxfam staff hired prostitutes while delivering aid in Haiti after 2011 earthquake.  
PNB's Mumbai branch sealed in Rs 11,400 crore fraud case

PNB's Mumbai branch sealed in Rs 11,400 crore fraud case

The CBI on Monday sealed the Brady House branch of Punjab National Bank in connection with the Rs 11.400 crore fraud case. It is from this branch that fraud transactions were carried out. The agency also arrested 3 persons, including 2 employees of PNB, in the case. Vipul Ambani, the Chief Financial Officer of Nirav Modi's Fire Star diamond company, was also quizzed.
BlackBerry 'Luna,' 'Athena,' and 'Uni' tipped for a 2018 launch

BlackBerry 'Luna,' 'Athena,' and 'Uni' tipped for a 2018 launch

BlackBerry is expected to launch three new smartphones codenamed -- 'Luna,' 'Athena,' and 'Uni.' The patent that comes with a moniker 'Electronic device and method of controlling same for capturing digital images,' that suggests a camera system that would work on a smartphone with a slide-out QWERTY, indicates the existence of the Uni smartphone. 

Varun Dhawan to star in Karan Johar's 'Rannbhoomi'!

Varun Dhawan to star in Karan Johar's 'Rannbhoomi'!

'Judwaa 2' actor will work in a film titled 'Rannbhoomi' by Dharam Productions. It will be helmed by Shashank Khaitan. The female lead has not yet been announced by the makers. Varun and Shashank Khaitan have earlier worked together in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhani' and 'Badrinath Ki Dulhani'. The movie will be hitting the theatres on Diwali, 2020.