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Walter Mondale, who asserted himself as an activist vice president under Jimmy Carter before losing a bid for the presidency in one of the worst routs in U.S. political history, Ronald Reagan’s 1984 re-election landslide, has died. He was 93. He died on Monday at his home in Minneapolis, according to the New York Times,…
Leader of Opposition in Goa Assembly Digambar Kamat slammed the state government and said that it is horrific to know that the bankrupt BJP government headed by Chief Minister Dr Pramod Sawant has no money even to dispose of unclaimed bodies lying in the mortuary at Margao. "I urge the South Goa District Collector to…
Commission on protecting personal data says Facebook violated the country's laws by providing information of at least 3.3 million million users to third parties. Topics facebook data leak | Social Media | data protection laws IANS  |  Seoul/New Delhi  Last Updated at April 20, 2021 10:03 IST A group of Facebook users in South Korea is pushing to sue…
Shares of ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company (ICICI Pru) surged 10 per cent to Rs 495 on the BSE in intra-day trade on Tuesday after the company posted a 23 per cent year-on-year (YoY) growth in new business premium during the January-March quarter (Q4FY21), led by steady traction in both regular and single premium business.…
Photo: Shutterstock With the government opening the Covid-19 vaccination drive to everyone above 18 years of age, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called a meeting with vaccine manufacturers on Tuesday, ANI reported. During the meeting, scheduled to be held through video conference at 6 pm on Tuesday, the Department of Biotechnology (DBT) will make a…
The franchisees have also slammed the organisers for keeping them out of the core committee on auctions Topics Star India | Pro Kabaddi League | Indian Premier League Star India has retained the media rights (TV, gaming, digital and consolidated rights) of the prestigious Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) by paying Rs 181 crore for the next five years —…
With the myriad possibilities that super high speeds and ultra-low latency could bring, telcos in India are looking at killer applications to attract consumers initially Topics 5G technology | 5G spectrum | 5G service in India Consumers already know that 5G would mean an increase in their mobile internet speeds of anything from eight to 10 times, throwing up…
IBM is engaged in research on Indian languages in a bid to develop new artificial intelligence applications in key industries Topics IBM | Indian languages | artificial intelligence and robotics Neha Alawadhi  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at April 19, 2021 06:10 IST In March last year, IBM announced the first commercialisation of key natural language processing (NLP) capabilities…
A recent study by Norton Cyber Safety Insights Report puts the spotlight on cybercriminal activity in India and its impact Topics cybersecurity | Hacking | Work from home Shivani Shinde  |  New Delhi  Last Updated at April 19, 2021 06:10 IST Cybercriminals have used the Covid pandemic to their advantage and made the most of it, as companies made…
Demand for products such as honey, chawanprash and ayurvedic teas has jumped by 60 per cent in April. Topics Coronavirus | packaged food products | Daily Hygiene The daily rise in coronavirus (Covid-19) cases in India is steadily pushing up consumption of packaged foods, immunity and hygiene products, conversations with multiple fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies, grocery retailers and…