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Harvey Weinstein released on $1 million bail over rape, sex abuse charges

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Weinstein, who was arrested and arraigned on charges that he raped one woman and forced another to perform oral sex on him, has been released on $1 million bail. According to USA Today, the disgraced producer also agreed to wear a GPS tracker and to surrender his passport after turning himself in to police on Friday. Weinstein was […]

Four years of Modi: Congress slams BJP over farmers‘ suicides, unemployment

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The Congress on Saturday hit out at the government on the completion of its four years in power, accusing it of betraying the people of the country and not fulfilling the promises the ruling had made to them.  Releasing a booklet titled "Betrayal", the Congress party said that the agriculture sector remained stressed during the past four years […]

Anti-Sterlite stir: Except for few pockets, Thoothukudi returns to normal

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} Five days after the police shooting on anti-Sterlite protesters, which has claimed 13 lives until now, most of Thoothukudi town returned to normal life, except in few places where tension continues. The police claim they opened fire on the protesters on Tuesday after the latter started throwing stones and burning vehicles. Apart from […]

Trump administration reaches deal to keep China‘s ZTE in business: Source

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The has told it's reached a deal that would allow Chinese Corp. to stay in business, said a source familiar with the talks who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss a confidential matter. Under the agreement, will oust its management team, hire American compliance officers and pay a fine on top of $1 billion it's already paid […]

Nipah virus: Bihar, Sikkim, MP, Puducherry issue advisories for people

.story-content span,.story-content p,.story-content div{color:#000!important;font-family:‘open sans‘,Arial!important;font-size:15px!important} span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} In the wake of the outbreak in Kerala, which has claimed 13 lives until now, the Bihar government, Sikkim health department, Madhya Pradesh Health Ministry, and Pudducherry collector office have issued advisories urging the people of their respective states to take precaution against the disease. The Nipah virus, which is spread by fruit […]

Google, Facebook face over $9 bn in fines under new EU data protection law

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0}   Withing hours of the European Union's (EU) (GDPR) taking effect on Friday, giants and have been hit with privacy complaints that could carry fines of up to $9.3 billion in total, a media report said. With regard to privacy, Google, and Facebook-owned WhatsApp and Instagram are forcing people to adopt a "take it or leave it" approach […]

4 years of Modi: BJP to take achievements to 100,000 influencers, experts

span.p-content div[id^=”div-gpt”]{line-height:0;font-size:0} The will launch a fortnight-long programme to mark the fourth anniversary of the Modi government, with its president leading an exercise to reach out to 100,000 personalities from different walks of life to highlight its achievements.  The programme will start on May 27, in which all ministers — both from the Centre and BJP-ruled states — MPs, MLAs, […]