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Google Cloud targets India's public sector for growth

Google Cloud targets India's public sector for growth

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Google Cloud has achieved a full Cloud Service Provider (CSP) empanelment after completing an audit from the Union Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), a top company official said on Tuesday.This empanelment will enable the Indian public sector to depl...

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ZASH to acquire TikTok rival Lomotif

ZASH to acquire TikTok rival Lomotif

Singapore, Feb 23 (IANS) ZASH Global Media and Entertainment Corp. on Tuesday said it has inked a deal to acquire a majority controlling interest in Lomotif, a Singapore-based video-sharing social networking platform and budding rival to TikTok.The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.ZASH...

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Some people ruining, perverting education system, says SC

Some people ruining, perverting education system, says SC

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Tuesday cited Madhya Pradesh's multi-crore Vyapam scam as it heard the Karnataka government plea challenging the bail granted to the main accused in the PU question paper leak case registered in 2016.A bench, headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde and compri...

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Covid TPR in Kerala still below 6%

Covid TPR in Kerala still below 6%

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 23 (IANS) The Covid test positivity rate (TPR) in Kerala on Tuesday continued to remain under 6 per cent with 4,034 people testing positive after 69,604 samples were sent for testing in the past 24 hours.State Health Minister K.K. Shailaja said 4,823 people turned negative, t...

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OPPO showcases wireless charging for upcoming rollable phone

OPPO showcases wireless charging for upcoming rollable phone

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) After Xiaomi, another Chinese brand OPPO on Tuesday showcased a new wireless charging solution that works from 10 cm (3.9 inches) distance for its upcoming rollable smartphone.In a tweet, OPPO showcased the closer look at wireless air charging."Working on or off axis with th...

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Depressed and out of work? This therapy may help you

Depressed and out of work? This therapy may help you

New York, Feb 23 (IANS) If depression is making it more difficult for some unemployed people to land a job, one type of therapy may help, research suggests.The findings indicated that 41 per cent of unemployed or underemployed people undergoing cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) found a new job or ...

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BSES discoms install over 3,000 rooftop solar net metering connections

BSES discoms install over 3,000 rooftop solar net metering connections

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) BSES discoms have installed over 3,000 rooftop solar net metering connections with a connected solar load of 106 Mwp (Megawatt peak).A company statement said that in the next financial year (FY21-22), BSES discoms are aiming to install over 1,000 rooftop solar connections.BS...

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China hijacked NSA hacking tool to attack US citizens

China hijacked NSA hacking tool to attack US citizens

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) In a daring incident, Chinese cybercriminals managed to steal, clone and use nation-grade cyber tools from none other than the US' National Security Agency (NSA) to attack US targets.The tool called "Jian" was actually a clone of software developed by the US National Securit...

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Stadia working on fix for 'Journey To The Savage Planet' crash

Stadia working on fix for 'Journey To The Savage Planet' crash

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Google has confirmed that it is aware of crashing as well as freezing issues on the 'Journey To The Savage Planet' game on its gaming platform Stadia and it is working with its partner publisher on a fix."Thanks for the details. We are aware of this and our team is diligentl...

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K'taka schools staff stage protest over fee cut order

K'taka schools staff stage protest over fee cut order

Bengaluru, Feb 23 (IANS) Thousands of teachers, staff and heads of private schools across Karnataka on Tuesday staged a massive rally in the tech city against the state government's recent order to reduce fees by 30 per cent due to the Covid-19 pandemic disrupting classes."We have staged a rally in ...

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