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“India, China, Russia Don’t Take Care Of Their Air, We Do”: Trump

“There’s no respect for the American way of life,” Trump said. Washington: US President Donald Trump has alleged that India, China and Russia do not take care of their air, while America does, noting that he withdrew from the “one-sided, energy-destroying” Paris climate accord which would have made it a “non-competitive nation”. Trump, in his […]

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Apple, Google, Facebook, Amazon CEOs Face Hours Of Congress Grilling

Google, Facebook, Apple and Amazon were criticized for the power they wield over digital markets. The chief executives of four U.S. technology giants endured withering, rapid-fire questioning for more than five hours from lawmakers who accused their companies of using their power to crush rivals and squash competition. Alphabet Inc.’s Google, Facebook Inc., Apple Inc. […]

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New Coronavirus Circulated Unnoticed In Bats For Decades: Study

Coronavirus: Researchers reconstructed virus’s evolution by tracing its recombination history The new coronavirus appears to have circulated unnoticed in bats for decades, scientists found. Horseshoe bats are the most plausible origin of the SARS-CoV-2 pathogen, researchers led by Maciej Boni of Pensylvania State University’s Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics said in a study published Tuesday […]

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Sadak 2 Wouldn’t Have Happened Without Sanjay Dutt’s Belief And Conviction, Says Pooja Bhatt

Sanjay Dutt with Pooja Bhatt (courtesy poojab1972) Highlights Pooja Bhatt dedicated a thank-you note to Sanjay Dutt “It was him that could convince my father to direct again,” she wrote “Thank you for setting us off on this life changing journey,” she added New Delhi: Pooja Bhatt, who co-starred with actor Sanjay Dutt in the […]

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Jeff Bezos’ Snack, Room Ratings: Key Online Moments From Tech Hearing

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos testifies before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on July 29, 2020. (AFP) Washington: Two years after Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg’s explanation to US lawmakers – “Senator, we run ads” – exploded as a meme, online viewers again ridiculed moments of a tech antitrust showdown on Wednesday. The chief executives of […]

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“Google Steals Content From Honest Businesses”: Sundar Pichai Questioned

Sundar Pichai responded mildly that he would want to know the specifics of the accusation. Google and Facebook took the sharpest jabs for alleged abuse of their market power from Democrats and Republicans on Wednesday in a much-anticipated congressional hearing that put four of America’s most prominent tech CEOs in the hot seat. Facebook Inc’s […]