Klips for 18th Sept

National 🇮🇳| 🗣RSS affiliate asks Gadkari to limit Ola, Uber surge pricing

  • The Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) has opposed the govt’s move to allow Ola, Uber to charge upto 3 times the amount during peak hours
  • People have sent in screenshots of 6-min rides costing ₹2000, as per the SJM


Economy & Business 💰| WeWork IPO shelved, India unit sale also delayed

  • The IPO will now likely happen by end of 2019 at a reduced valuation of $10-12bn (from $47bn in Jan)
  • The stake sale in the India unit will only happen post this IPO

Livemint: http://bit.ly/30mGiBH

Oil price jitters: Sensex loses 650pts, all 2019 gains lost

  • India’s import bill is likely to rise due to the Saudi attack, even though Russia’s Rosneft has stepped in
  • Oil prices were seen to cool as talks of Saudi output restoration came in

Livemint: http://bit.ly/2Lz6rsY

Tech 📱| Indian users can now add music to Instagram Stories

  • The feature was unavailable earlier due to regional restrictions

Hindu: http://bit.ly/2LUj8xo

Opinion: Undesirable and divisive: On Amit Shah’s push for Hindi

Hindu: http://bit.ly/34UatUf

🗣Interesting: Use of seat belts goes up among bus, truck drivers

  • A likely positive outcome of the new Motor Vehicle Act and fines

Hindu: http://bit.ly/2LWDHJt

🗣Opinion: Austerity for growth

  • An open letter by former RBI Governor Dhruvvi Subbarao to the FM

IE: http://bit.ly/304q97Y

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