Government may tweak IT rules to tackle new challenges on social media

Written by Pranav Mukul | New Delhi | Published: July 31, 2018 1:55:01 am The government plans to strengthen the Information Technology (Intermediary Guidelines), 2011 under IT Act to address new forms of challenges on social media platforms. These rules have recently been invoked by corporations to have disparaging content taken off from social networking […]

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Asian Games 2018: Indian athletes of fringe sports have to pay for their own blazer, kit

Written by Mihir Vasavda | Updated: July 31, 2018 6:51:34 am Eighty-three out of the 541 athletes who will be representing the country at the Asian Games will have to spend from their own pocket to wear India colours. This is because the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has decided to sponsor kits for only those […]

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India U-19 team humbles Sri Lanka by six wickets in first Youth ODI

By: PTI | Colombo | Published: July 30, 2018 8:12:21 pm The India U-19 team produced a disciplined all-round performance to make a rampaging start to the five-match limited over series against Sri Lanka, thrashing the hosts by six wickets in a lop-sided first Youth ODI in Colombo on Monday. Skipper Nipun Dananjaya’s decision to […]

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‘Thirsty’ Sauber’s Marcus Ericsson sheds 3 kilos at Hungarian GP

By: Reuters | Budapest (hungary) | Published: July 30, 2018 1:09:38 pm Sauber’s Swedish Formula One driver Marcus Ericsson has revealed that he has raced thirsty for years because he has ditched his car’s water bottle in order to save weight. The tall Swede explained the situation on Twitter after Sunday’s sweltering Hungarian Grand Prix, […]

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Apple offers free repair of its products for flood-hit Japanese users

By: IANS | Tokyo | Published: July 30, 2018 3:47:09 pm Apple will help the flood-affected Japanese people by undertaking free repair of iPhones, iPads, iPods, Mac computers, Apple Watches and Apple’s displays damaged in the torrential rains that hit the western part of the country earlier this month. If the gadgets were impaired directly […]

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Zimbabwe Elections Remain The Nations Hope.

Zimbabwe elections which commenced early money today stand as the hope for the nation. The most overwhelming response throughout the nation’s history has been seen through the keen participation of the nationals. The people we already in long lines to cast their votes in the early Monday morning. In the past months, since the ouster […]

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Faster-charging smartphone batteries in the offing: Study

By: PTI | London | Published: July 30, 2018 3:10:06 pm Scientists have identified a new class of materials which could be used to make smartphone batteries that charge faster. The researchers, from the University of Cambridge in the UK, used materials with a complex crystalline structure and found that lithium ions move through them […]

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Hungarian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton stretching lead, Ferrari’s double podium and other talking points from Hungaroring

Mithila Mehta and Kunal Shah Jul 30, 2018 09:56:07 IST There’s something about Ferrari and Sebastian Vettel. Unlike Mercedes and Lewis Hamilton, they are unable to place a firm grip on the Drivers’ Championship despite having the best all-round package for the first time in this hybrid-turbo era (since 2014). At last weekend’s German Grand […]

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Smartphones expected to launch in August 2018: From Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Moto Z3

Written by Meghna Dutta | New Delhi | Published: July 30, 2018 11:56:06 am From cameras with variable aperture, to ever-shrinking bezel-less display to motorized camera retracting from phone’s chassis, we have witnessed some remarkable innovations this year in smartphone technology. But with a good five months left for the year to end, leading OEMs […]

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