Bigg Boss 13 Contestant Shehnaaz Gill’s Father Santokh Singh Sukh Accused of Raping Woman at Gun Point, FIR Filed Against Accused Who is Absconding

Bigg Boss 13 Contestant Shehnaaz Gill

Shehnaaz Gill And Santokh Singh Sukh (Photo Credits: Instagram) In a shocking turn of events, Bigg Boss 13‘s chaheti contestant Shehnaaz Gill’s father Santokh Singh Sukh has been accused of raping a woman at gunpoint. The Punjab Police have lodged an FIR on Tuesday (May 19, 2020) As per reports in Dainik Bhaskar, the incident … Read more

Peru’s coronavirus response was ‘right on time’ – so why isn’t it working?

Peru’s coronavirus response was ‘right on time’ – so why isn't it working?

Photograph: Ernesto Benavides/AFP via Getty Images Peru seemed to be doing everything right. Its president, Martín Vizcarra, announced one of the earliest coronavirus lockdowns in Latin America on 16 March. In stark contrast to his Brazilian counterpart, Jair Bolsonaro – who has deliberately undermined social distancing and quarantine measures – Peru’s leader strictly adhered to … Read more

Easily lock the account from strangers – News Brig

Easily lock the account from strangers – TechCrunch

Facebook has rolled out a new safety feature in India that will enable users to easily lock their account so that people they are not friends with on the platform cannot view their posts and zoom into and download their profile picture and cover photo. The feature is especially aimed at women to give them … Read more

On Mohanlal’s 60th Birthday, Superstar’s 500 Fans Pledge to Donate Their Organs for State’s ‘Mrithasanjivini’ Programme

On Mohanlal’s 60th Birthday, Superstar’s 500 Fans Pledge to Donate Their Organs for State’s ‘Mrithasanjivini’ Programme

Superstar Mohanlal (Photo Credits: Twitter) The Thiruvananthapuram District Mohanlal Fans Association on the superstar’s 60 birthday on Thursday gave their consent for donating their organs to the state-run ‘Mrithasanjivini’ programme. Receiving the pledge of 500 fans, State Health Minister K.K.Shailaja said this was a noble act and Mohanlal has always been a friend of the … Read more

Senate speeds up confirmation vote for intelligence director

Iran sentences French academic to six years in prison: lawyer

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is poised to vote Thursday on the nomination of Texas GOP Rep. John Ratcliffe to be Director of National Intelligence, potentially confirming him sooner than expected, as senators are eager to quickly fill the post. Democrats have been opposed to Ratcliffe’s nomination, and most are expected to vote against it. … Read more

Intel acquires Rivet Networks, the maker of ‘Killer’ WiFi cards

Intel acquires Rivet Networks, the maker of 'Killer' WiFi cards

Once upon a time Bigfoot Networks was just a startup promising to lower latency with a “network gaming accelerator,” before delivering its tech under the Killer wireless brand. Its aftermarket NIC measurably outperformed onboard Ethernet ports, and increased anticipation for upcoming wireless hardware as gamers distanced themselves from the routers. Qualcomm bought the company in … Read more

Japan prosecutor seen close to Abe hit by gambling scandal

Iran sentences French academic to six years in prison: lawyer

TOKYO (AP) — Justice Ministry officials are investigating a gambling scandal involving a top Japanese prosecutor seen as close to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, after a magazine reported he evaded a stay-at-home request to play mahjong. The scandal involving Hiromu Kurokawa, head of the Tokyo High Prosecutors Office, surfaced Wednesday after the popular weekly magazine … Read more

Automattic pumps $4.6M into New Vector to help grow Matrix, an open, decentralized comms ecosystem – News Brig

Automattic pumps $4.6M into New Vector to help grow Matrix, an open, decentralized comms ecosystem – TechCrunch

Automattic, the open source force behind WordPress .com, WooCommerce, Longreads, Simplenote and Tumblr, has made a $4.6M strategic investment into New Vector — the creators of an open, decentralized communications standard called Matrix. They also develop a Slack rival (Riot) which runs on Matrix. The investment by Automattic, which is at a higher valuation than the … Read more