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Twitter outage 2.0: Micro-blogging platform goes down for the second time in less than two weeks

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter users on Thursday found themselves unable to log onto the platform as the US social media giant experienced the second service outage in a little over one week. Twitter has been undergoing some problems since 2:46 p.m. EDT and more users were alerted with a message saying “something is technically wrong” when they tried to log on, the Xinhua ... Read More »

Union Budget 2019-20: Hardly any mention of health sector in Budget speech

There was hardly any mention of healthcare in Union Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman’s maiden budget speech. It did not touch upon even flagship schemes of the Narendra Modi government as expected by experts. Instead, Sitharaman just gave a passing reference to the sector, stating that according to the vision presented in the interim budget, a healthy society would remain ... Read More »

5 Ways Tech Could Keep Us Living Longer: Health Innovations The Rich Are Investing In

As technological innovations in healthcare advance, the human race edges ever closer to the dream of eternal youth. But some people want to get there faster than others, and if you’re a billionaire with money to burn – then why would you not make use of your vast fortunes to achieve the goal of unearthing that mystical fountain of youth? ... Read More »

Jaymin Shah set to become one of biggest names in blogging industry

Jaymin Shah, who is making some serious dent in the blogging industry, successfully founded a news portal – NewsEnquire at the age of 19 and he even hired a few people for this website. At the age of 19, many of us were either drowning in the sea of assignments or were too stoned to think about our future. But ... Read More »

Lightning Kills Man in Maharashtra while Talking on Mobile Phone

Akola: A 22-year-old man on Saturday died after being struck by lightning while talking on a mobile phone in Maharashtra’s Akola district, police said. An official said Abhijit Srikrishna Ingle (22), a resident of Waghjali village in Barshitakali taluka here, was standing under a tree to protect himself from rain when the incident happened at around 4.00 p.m. “One more person ... Read More »

No political interference in drafting of National Education Policy: K Kasturirangan

There was no political interference during the drafting of the National Education Policy, chairman of the drafting committee K Kasturirangan said on June 21.  Addressing a press conference on the sidelines of a lecture on the New Education Policy organised by the Central University of Rajasthan, he sought to address the concerns of states ruled by parties other than the ... Read More »

States given full flexibility to impart education in languages they choose: Kasturirangan

How would you respond to the language row — the protests over imposition of Hindi? There is no language imposition and the States are given full flexibility to impart education in the languages that they choose. As far as the three-language formula is concerned, we assumed that every line in this paragraph would be read with respect to flexibility. Unfortunately, ... Read More »

Get your stolen mobile phone back thanks to Delhi Police raid in Nepal

According to police, the stolen or snatched phones were sent to Nepal after they were temporarily kept with the second hand mobile phone sellers in Karol Bagh. The police managed to get crack the whip against the racket after a tip off about the gang.  |  Photo Credit: Getty Images New Delhi: The Delhi police is all set to upload the IEMI ... Read More »

Mobile phone sales contribution to Indian e-tailers’ GMV dips in Q1 2019

The mobile phone category’s contribution to e-tailers’ gross sales, or Gross Merchandise Value, fell in the first quarter of 2019 due to demand saturation, reduced discounting, and policy changes, RedSeer Consulting has said. The first quarter also saw few exclusive launches by mobile phone companies, which also led to the decline in sales, sources said. Between January and March, the share of mobile ... Read More »

Australia Becomes Third Country In The World To Get 5G Mobile

While there might be the odd black spot or two in Australia when it comes to mobile coverage, our mobile data speeds aren’t too bad. Well, get prepared to go all hyper drive on that loading screen because 5G is here. Yep – incredibly fast Internet has landed in Australia, being only the third country in the world to get ... Read More »