Archive for August 2nd, 2018

Facebook Chief Security Officer departs, joins Stanford University

San Francisco, Aug 2 : Facebook’s Chief Security Officer Alex Stamos, who was a key figure in the fight against the spread of fake news and misinformation, on Thursday officially announced to quit and join Stanford University as a full-time teacher and researcher.
The announcement came as Facebook investigation…

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Radhika Apte ‘breaks beauty rules’ on latest magazine cover

New Delhi [India], Aug 1 (ANI): Actress Radhika Apte has set the temperature soaring as she graces the cover of Grazia’s August issue.

Dressed in a brown full sleeved top, the ‘Parched’ actress can be seen striking an intense pose for the camera. Adding to the perfect stance, the…

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Love for cricket helped me fight off-field problems: Shami

Birmingham, Aug 2 (PTI) Indian pacer Mohammed Shami says his love for cricket helped him battle the off field problems that pegged him back a few months ago as he made an impressive comeback in the ongoing first Test against England here.

On the opening day of the first Test…

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Trade war could push global economy into a recession

With US President Donald Trump implementing his threat to impose tariffs on China and Beijing countering it with its tariff hike, the prospects of yet another global recession have become real. This can push the reviving global economy after the 2008 global financial crisis into a tailspin.
Some optimists still…

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JioPhone leads Indian mobile market, gives birth to ‘Fusion’ segment

New Delhi, Aug 2 :  Reliance Retail’s JioPhone emerged as a clear leader in the Indian mobile handset market with 27 per cent share in the second quarter of 2018, a new report said on Thursday.
JioPhone has given birth to a new segment in India – the “Fusion” phones segment…

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Shutdown against Bihar shelter home rape hit rail, road traffic

Patna, Aug 2 : A shutdown called by the Left parties in Bihar on Thursday against the rape of 34 minor girls at a shelter home in Muzaffarpur district has hit rail and road traffic, police said.
The state-wide shutdown is backed by opposition parties including the Rashtriya Janata Dal…

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Not vying for PM post, BJP nervous because of Oppn unity: Mamata

New Delhi, Aug 2 (PTI) Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee today said she was not vying to be the prime minister and that the first priority was to defeat the BJP which is “scared and nervous” to face the 2019 polls because of opposition unity.

Banerjee, who has been at…

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Swaraj embarks on three-nation visit

New Delhi Aug 2 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday embarked on a three-nation visit to Central Asia region.

Swaraj will be visiting Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan from August 2 to August 5.It should be noted that it is her first trip to these countries as…

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