Canada arrests Huawei CFO on suspicion of violating Iran sanctions

Canada has recently arrested the chief financial officer of Huawei on suspicion of violating US sanctions against Iran, according to The Globe and Mail. The CFO, Meng Wanzhou, was arrested in Vancouver on Saturday at the request of US law enforcement and is facing extradition to the US. It’s an extremely high-profile arrest, the first major […]

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3 Astronauts set to launch to space station on Monday

Three space travellers, including two astronauts on their first flight, are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station (ISS) on Monday for a six-and-a-half month mission, NASA said. The launch comes less than two months after a booster failure forced a Soyuz spacecraft carrying Russian cosmonaut Alexey Ovchinin and US astronaut Nick Hague to […]

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Kartarpur corridor is no security challenge said BSF DG

BSF Director General Rajni Kant Mishra on Friday said in his statement that the Kartarpur road corridor between India and Pakistan will not be a security challenge for the force as it has already been handling Wagah-Attari International Border (IB) that witnesses cross over of lots of people. Mishra made the remarks while speaking to […]

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Google settled a racial discrimination complaint brought by a contractor

Google has recently settled a racial discrimination claim brought by a contractor who says that the company failed to adequately protect him from being “treated as a terror suspect,” while on the job for Google Maps, reports The Guardian. The Guardian says that Google retracted a contract offered to contractor, after he complained about being racially harassed on […]

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Ford Purchases e-scooter company Spin For $100 Million

Ford is buying electric scooter company Spin for $100 million, according to Axios. The Company has recently been reported that the acquisition cost $40 million, which is roughly what Spin was valued at after its Series A funding last year. Reuters reports that Ford has committed to making a $200 million investment in the startup. The deal isn’t the first time […]

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Royal Enfield revealed 838cc Bobber Concept at EICMA 2018

Royal Enfield has revealed its concept bike, the Bobber 838 at the ongoing EICMA event in Milan, Italy. The company had started teasing the Bobber much before the EICMA 2018. The 838cc Royal Enfield Bobber is a concept that is fitted with the most powerful engine Enfield has ever made. As the rumors have suggested, […]

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eBay will soon let users book home installation and assembly services

eBay has recently partnered with three companies to allow customers to book home installation or assembly services for items like televisions, furniture, bikes, and other things that need to be put together, right from the product page. Various product pages for applicable items now list an option for customers to select assembly and installation services […]

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EU plans to test an AI lie detector at border points

Trials for AI lie detection at border patrol checkpoints are set to begin soon in the EU. The program, called iBorderCtrl, will run for six months at four border crossing points in Hungary, Latvia and Greece with countries outside the European Union, as reported by Gizmodo. iBorderCtrl is an EU funded project that uses AI in order […]

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Delhi Govt Issues Notice to the makers of “Badhaai Ho” for Smoking Scenes

Delhi government has recently issued a legal notice to the director, producers and actors of the just released Hindi movie Badhaai Ho seeking removal of smoking scenes and promotion of tobacco products, an official said on Sunday. SK Arora, Additional Director of Public Health and State Tobacco Control Officer, said there were a number of scenes in Badhaai […]

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