Twitter deletes critical data related to Russia probe

Washington, Oct 14 :  As Twitter handed over to the US Senate the details of 201 handles linked to alleged Russian efforts to meddle in the presidential elections last year, a separate report has suggested that the micro-blogging website might have deleted data crucial to the probe.
The handover of…

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Google commits $1bn to prepare modern workforce

San Francisco, Oct 13 (IANS) India-born Google CEO Sundar Pichai has pledged $1 billion in new initiatives to prepare people for the next generation technology jobs.

At an event in Pittsburgh, Pichai said Google will spend the money over the next five years to fund grants to nonprofits globally…

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UNHCR: 11,000 Rohingyas flee to Bangladesh in 24 hours

Geneva, Oct 10 Around 11,000 Rohingyas crossed over into neighbouring Bangladesh in a single day in a fresh surge of refugees fleeing an ongoing military offensive in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday.

“We’re back in a situation of full alert as…

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Birmingham launches language course for India’s future engineers

London Oct 10 :  Engineering students across India have the opportunity to sign up for the University of Birmingham’s new online training that will help them improve their technical English language skills – free-of-charge.
 The University’s ‘Electrical Engineering: Sensing, Powering and Controlling’ course aims to support students for…

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Apple terminates Weinstein-produced Elvis Presley series

San Francisco, Oct 10 :  Apple has scrapped a deal with Weinstein Company for a Elvis Presley biopic series after producer Harvey Weinstein was fired from the company he co-founded.
Weinstein was asked to leave after a New York Times investigation detailed numerous incidents of alleged sexual harassment by the…

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