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Jailed Maharashtra Minister Seeks 1-Day Bail To Cast Vote In Rajya Sabha Polls

Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik, currently in jail following arrest in a money laundering case, on Monday approached a special court here seeking bail for one day to cast vote in the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections to six seats from the state. Last week, Maharashtra’s former home minister Anil Deshmukh, who is also in jail on money laundering charges, had filed ... Read More »

Apple Watch may only get blood pressure tool in 2024

Samsung’s Galaxy Watch4 family features a blood pressure monitor already, but Apple is taking its sweet time in adding something similar to its wearables. According to a new report from Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, the company may only have an Apple Watch with blood pressure monitoring on the market in 2024. This is because it’s apparently “hit some snags”, which mean ... Read More »

Best TWS Earbuds Under Rs 5,000 in India – April 2022 Edition

The true wireless earbuds market continues to get more competitive as smartphone makers are still ditching wired earphones from the package. Not only this, but some smartphone makers have also started removing the 3.5mm audio jack from their entry-level mid-budget phones to boost the sales of the in-house TWS earbuds. In India, customers will find a lot of options under Rs ... Read More »

How Intel’s Optane Memory leads to misleading specs in PC advertisements

When does a PC have “24GB of memory?” When its Intel Optane Memory, which assists in storage, is being counted on top of the 4GB, 8GB, or 16GB of RAM we’re used to seeing on mainstream PCs. Traditional RAM and Optane Memory do different things, so the fact that some PCs are showing this blended spec is bound to confuse shoppers ... Read More »

What are the new Surface Edition chips in the Surface Laptop 4?

Microsoft has released more information about the custom-built Ryzen Surface Edition processors found within the Surface Laptop 4, allowing potential buyers to compare them to the 11th-gen Core chips also being offered for this product line. Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 4 includes two Ryzen chips: the Ryzen 5 4680U Surface Edition, and the Ryzen 7 4980U Surface Edition. These are semi-custom processors, co-developed ... Read More »

Tax Raids At Properties Of Real Estate Company In Delhi, UP Underway

Income Tax Department is conducting searches at the properties of real estate company ACE Group and its promoter Ajay Chaudhary in Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, and Agra, said sources on Tuesday. According to the sources, Mr Chaudhary is said to be close to a political leader of Uttar Pradesh. The Income Tax sleuths are also searching at the Corporate office ... Read More »

Bradley Cooper and insecurities in Hollywood

Bradley Cooper, star of The Hangover, The Silver Linings Playbook, A Star is Born and more recently admitted that he had some insecure feelings about taking on his role in Nightmare Alley. Now, Nightmare Alley is the Guillermo Del Toro film that was recently released starring Cooper but back when the film was first announced it had a different actor attached. Deadline first reported in 2019 that Leonardo ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE Gets January 2022 Android Security Patch in First Update in India

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G that made its debut in India on January 10 has got its first update. As per the changelog, the smartphone has got the January 2022 security patch, improved stability, performance enhancements, and bug fixes. A successor to the Galaxy S20 FE 5G, the Galaxy S21 FE is a tweaked variant of the regular Galaxy S21. ... Read More »

Vacant faculty posts range from 5 to 36% in 7 IITs: CAG report

Despite efforts put in by the IITs and a steady increase in the number of faculty members recruited every year, vacancies ranging from five to 36 per cent in faculty positions were observed in seven IITs, inhibiting a speedy expansion of student intake, according to a CAG report. The report is on ‘Performance Audit of Setting up of new Indian ... Read More »

The BA Dissertation in Education: things seen and red.

Each year in the School of Education 150 BA honours students complete their first piece of self-directed research. The methods and findings are written up in the form of an eight thousand word research report, a dissertation. This dissertation is the culmination of four years of intensive study of education, and an opportunity for its writers to say something useful ... Read More »