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Daily Archives: 9th October 2019

Stakes high for CPI-M in Aroor Assembly by-election

But the CPI-M, known for the systematic campaigns, is leaving nothing to chance. They very well know losing Aroor would mean curtains for Vijayan.

Saturn surpasses Jupiter to become new moon king

"This time, the moons must be named after giants from Norse, Gallic, or Inuit mythology," said Sheppard.

Microsoft aims to bring Internet to 40mn people by 2022

"In the US, we formalised our connectivity work in 2017 by launching the Airband Initiative, with the goal of bringing broadband connectivity to 3 million people in rural America by July 2022, and today marks the formalisation of the international work within the Initiative," McKinley added.

World’s 30 largest cities ‘peaked’ emissions

As an organization, C40 plays an important role in helping mayors and city officials access critical data and resources to determine the best courses for climate action.

Sindhu joins breast cancer awareness effort using AR tech

Bhairav Shankar, Managing Director, Avantari Technology, said life-size AR is a visionary futuristic technology that has the potential for the celebrity and the doctor to reach out to a large section of people without being actually physically present and convey their message.

Snapdeal records 52% rise in Diwali sales volumes

Snapdeal said its second "Snap-Diwali" sale will be live on October 11 and will run till October 13.

Rumours trigger violence during idol immersion in UP

Violence reported during Durga Pooja in UP

US-China trade talks: What to expect

Chinese economy right now is faltering, in no small part because the foreign business activity has slowed down. The fact that they spend a lot of money building apartment blocks that no one's living in as part of the glut in money that they had in the country.

Sectarian politics of Jats vs non-Jats to be a critical factor in Haryana polls

Will the Jat vs non-Jat favour BJP this time too? An analysis of election results and post-poll surveys conducted by the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS) suggests that the BJP remains on a strong footing in the state.

40 Attorneys General to join anti-trust probe against Facebook

The investigation's core is the idea that "the Internet is broken".

Rihanna to release visual autobiography

As an entrepreneur, she launched her make-up line Fenty in 2017 and a lingerie line Savage x Fenty in 2018. She even starred in both "Ocean's 8" and Donald Glover's short film "Guava Island" over the past two years.

Robert Pattinson to compete for Lead Actor Oscar next year

While the film is very much a two-hander, Pattinson, who has never been nominated for an Oscar, has more screen time and his character serves as the audience's point of view.

‘Raahgir’ connected emotionally at Busan, Goutam Ghose

"Raahgir" stars Adil Hussain, Tillotama Shome and Neeraj Kabi. The film is all set to be screened at MAMI in Mumbai on October 19 and 20, under Spotlight section of the festival.

Lotus India Fashion Week SS20, Pepsi’s debut in fashion industry

The collection is an extension of part of Pepsi's 2019 eHar Ghoont Mein Swag' campaign and will be unveiled at the Pepsi x HUEMN runway show at FDCI's Lotus India Fashion Week on October 9.