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US judge blocks ‘political’ postal service changes, warns of vote-by-mail

A federal judge on Thursday blocked controversial changes to the United States postal service, saying they were “a politically motivated attack” that had slowed the nation’s mail and likely would slow the delivery of ballots in the upcoming presidential election. U.S. District Judge Stanley Bastian in Yakima, Washington, said he was issuing a nationwide injunction […]...Read More

With Oracle-deal still up-in-air, TikTok faces new threat: USElections2020

TikTok, already under scrutiny over its Chinese ownership and threatened with a possible ban by U.S. President Donald Trump, is facing another major challenge: how to handle content around its first U.S. presidential election. Originally known for teenagers’ viral dance routines and prank videos, Tiktok is now increasingly a destination for political content from its […]...Read More

China releases Xinjiang report, nearly 1.3m Uighurs given ‘training’ every

China, on Thursday, released a State Council white paper claiming that its far western Xinjiang region – that is currently under international fire and scrutiny – has provided ‘vocational training’ to nearly 1.3 million workers every year, between 2014 to 2019. The ‘Xinjiang backlash’ has mounted over the weeks, with several Western countries imposing product […]...Read More

Google removes Paytm mobile app from android store

Alphabet Inc’s Google on Friday removed the mobile app of SoftBank and Alibaba-backed Indian fintech firm Paytm from its Android store over violations of its gambling policy.“We don’t allow online casinos or support any unregulated gambling apps that facilitate sports betting,” the U.S. tech company said in a blog post.“This includes if an app leads […]...Read More

Covid-19: New fear grips Europe as cases top 30m worldwide

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the globe has crossed 30 million, according to latest figures by America’s Johns Hopkins University. More than 940,000 have died due to Covid-19 since the outbreak began in China late last year. The US, India and Brazil have the most confirmed cases, but there is a fresh surge […]...Read More

Dubai Bakery trains staff to help fight Covid-19

A UAE bakery is helping the country in its fight against Covid-19 by making its staff undergo a specialised Covid training by Dubai’s Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU). Mustafa Al Husseiny, General Manager of Golden Loaf, that has been making and delivering breads across the UAE since 1979, said that […]...Read More

Is it your birthday today? Here are four things you

Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, the former Real Madrid and Brazil legend, popularly dubbed “The Phenomenon” and better known as Ronaldo, was born on this day in 1976 Did you know that: Famous jewellery company Tiffany & Co., was founded by Charles Lewis Tiffany and Teddy Young on this day in 1837 in New York […]...Read More

Made-for-TV IPL in UAE to be prime-time viewing in India

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In the original concept, it was a made-for-television event. And that will prove to be a good thing for the Indian Premier League, the lucrative Twenty20 cricket competition that has been delayed several months. It’s now set to be played away from home in the United Arab Emirates because […]...Read More

Dubai Cricket Stadium – IPL 2020 Venue In UAE

Dubai International Cricket Stadium formerly Dubai Sports City Stadium of the United Arab Emirates Dubai. Stadium is among the three cricket stadiums located in UAE and this year IPL 2020 will be hosting in these 3 venues. The capacity of the stadium is at 25000 spectators however it can be expandable for up-to 30,000 spectators. […]...Read More