Seoul, Nov 20 (IANS) A group of South Korean lawmakers on Thursday called on Google to follow Apple's move to lower its commission for app market purchases amid concerns of local app developers over high fees.
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) In a candid admission, the Centre has stated that of the 72 absconding economic offenders, the government has managed to bring only two in the past nearly six years, as per a reply under the Right To Information (RTI).
The glamour and excitement of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been the ideal appetiser for millions of Indian cricket fans for the main course to follow. India's cricket tour to Australia will have three ODIs, three T20Is and, finally, a four-Test match series. The arduous itinerary will bring forth challenges not only on the physical fitness of each player but also on their mental strength.
Markets continued to gain ground and make new life-time highs on the benchmark indices. BSESENSEX gained 1,549.94 points or 3.70% to close at 43,443.00 points while NIFTY gained 454.40 points or 3.72% to close at 12,719.95 points. The broader market saw BSE100, BSE200 and BSE500 gain 3.74%, 3.60% and 3.53% respectively. BSEMIDCAP was up 3.06% while BSESMALLCAP was up 2.77%. Markets gained on four of the five trading sessions.
Sanaa, Nov 15 (IANS) A court controlled by Yemen's Houthi rebels has sentenced 21 men to death for allegedly spying for the Saudi-led coalition which backs the war-torn country's government, according to a report.
Islamabad, Nov 15 (IANS) After successfully flattening the Covid-19 curve earlier this year, Pakistan has recently witnessed a resurgence of confirmed cases and the country is now preparing and galvanizing its efforts to control a second wave of the pandemic.
Since the first talked-about Made in India OTT content, Sacred Games, featured on Netflix in June 2018, there has been hue and cry about the kind of content that was peddled in the name of home entertainment. The feature was everything that the CBFC would have rejected after watching the first few minutes. Just about everybody who watched it found it gory, macabre replete with foul words, violence sans reason with overdose of sex, unnatural at that.