19 Jun, 2024

India vs South Africa cricket team match scorecard

Here is a concise summary of the recent India vs South Africa cricket matches: 1st Test (Dec 26-30, 2023) 2nd ODI (Jan 3, 2024) 37th Match, ICC Cricket World Cup (Nov 5, 2023) The key performances were Aiden Markram’s century in the 2nd Test, Tony de Zorzi’s maiden ODI ton in the 2nd ODI, and […]

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Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao sentenced to 4 years in Prison 

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao sentenced to 4 years in Prison  Changpeng Zhao, the visionary behind Binance, the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, faced a legal ordeal resulting in a four-month prison sentence handed down by U.S.  District Judge Richard Jones in Seattle. The verdict stemmed from Zhao’s oversight in implementing robust anti-money laundering protocols on the […]

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Grok-1.5 AI chatbot to be made available next week – Musk

Elon Musk announced on his social media platform X that xAI’s latest Grok-1.5 chatbot will be released next week. “Grok 2 should surpass current AI on all metrics. In training now,” Musk added. xAI stated in a Thursday statement that Grok-1.5, an upgraded version of its chatbot Grok, will soon be accessible to early testers […]

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At least 45 Easter travelers killed as bus veers off bridge in South Africa

A tragic incident occurred on Thursday as a bus en route to an Easter festival tragically careened off a bridge in South Africa, resulting in the loss of at least 45 lives, according to authorities. The Limpopo provincial government disclosed that the bus, of Easter travelers traveling from Botswana to the town of Moria for […]

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I am not Cameroonian, I am French – Kylian Mbappe declares

Kylian Mbappe having face constant criticism for not choosing his home country of birth, but has rather continued to advance the French football from where he got opportunity to shine as a footballer, has has now now declared openly for the avoidance of doubt that he is French and not Cameroonian. Below is his reason […]

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Tunisian journalist undergoes trial for allegedly insulting public official

Following a Tuesday hearing, a prominent Tunisian journalist has been placed under pre-trial detention at the order of a judge. The journalist, Mohamed Boughalleb, hinted at the potential publication of exposés on corruption and the misappropriation of public funds by several ministers and public institutions. Boughalleb’s court appearance comes four days subsequent to his arrest […]

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Adam Neumann Offers to Buy Back Bankrupt WeWork for $500m

WeWork Founder Seeks Company’s Return in Fire Sale Bid In a surprising turn of events, Adam Neumann, the co-founder and former CEO of WeWork, has submitted a bid exceeding $500 million to reacquire the company. This comes just months after WeWork filed for bankruptcy and five years since Neumann’s ousting. The financing behind Neumann’s offer […]

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Togo Adopts New Constitution, Shifting Power from President to Prime Minister

Togo’s Lawmakers Approve Sweeping Changes Togo’s parliament has overwhelmingly approved a new constitution that significantly alters the country’s political structure. Here’s a breakdown of the key changes: Timing and Context This vote comes just ahead of upcoming legislative elections scheduled for April 20, 2024. Notably, the opposition boycotted the previous elections in 2018, citing irregularities. […]

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Senegal opposition leader wins presidential elections

Senegal’s President Macky Sall Praises Democracy Amid Defeat In a remarkable display of democratic maturity, President Macky Sall of Senegal has lauded his country’s political system as robust and healthy, despite his ruling coalition conceding defeat to the anti-establishment opposition candidate. This historic moment not only showcases Senegal’s commitment to democratic principles but also highlights […]

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Baltimore bridge collapse; caused by a cargo ship Enruote to Sri Lanka

Maryland Governor Wes Moore disclosed that the operators of the Dali cargo ship issued a mayday call, reporting a loss of power just moments before the collision. However, despite the distress call, the ship continued to approach the bridge at an alarming speed. The 985-foot (300-meter) long vessel collided with one of the supports of […]

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Dave Calhoun the CEO of Boeing is to step down by the end of the year

Boeing CEO Dave Calhoun has announced plans for a significant leadership overhaul at the company, with his own departure slated by the year’s end. This move signals a substantial shift in the company’s top-level management, as both Boeing’s chairman and the head of its commercial airplane unit will also be stepping down. Larry Kellner, Boeing’s […]

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Julian Assange Faces Extradition Decision by British High Court

British judges will decide on Tuesday whether WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can launch a full appeal against his extradition to the U.S. This could be his last chance to avoid trial there. The High Court will announce its verdict at 10:30 AM GMT (6:30 AM ET). A full appeal would follow a favorable ruling, but […]

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Donald Trump’s Truth Social goes public

Trump’s Truth Social, the brainchild of former President Donald Trump, is poised to become a publicly traded company on Tuesday, March 26, 2024, trading under the ticker symbol “DJT” on the Nasdaq exchange. The move follows a decisive vote by Digital World Acquisition Corp. (DWAC) shareholders last Friday, greenlighting a merger with Trump Media & […]

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Florida Gov. DeSantis bans the use of Social Media for Minors below 14yrs

Florida has taken a significant step towards protecting its youth in the digital age with the recent signing of a bill by Governor DeSantis. This new legislation, set to come into effect in January 2025, will prohibit individuals under the age of 14 from owning social media accounts. Furthermore, the law mandates the deletion of […]

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Prosecutors Seek 40-50yrs Sentence for FTX Founder Sam Bankman-Fried

Sam Bankman-Fried, founder of the collapsed crypto exchange FTX, faces a potential 40-50 year prison term, according to U.S. prosecutors. They argue this sentence is necessary due to the “historic fraud” committed by Bankman-Fried, who is accused of lying to investors, using fake documents, and illegally funneling money into political campaigns. In a sentencing memo […]

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App Industry Cheers Antitrust Lawsuit Against Apple

Leading app developers and companies like Spotify, Deezer, and Epic Games have applauded the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) lawsuit against Apple. They view it as a crucial step to break what they call “Apple’s stranglehold” on the mobile app market. “This lawsuit is a strong stand against Apple’s anti-competitive practices that stifle innovation and […]

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Iceland volcano erupts for the fourth time in three months

The news report details a significant volcanic eruption in Iceland, marking the fourth eruption in recent months on the Reykjanes Peninsula. The eruption led to a state of emergency being declared in Iceland as lava spewed from a new volcanic fissure. The eruption occurred between Stóra Skógfell and Hagafell, with live video images showing glowing […]

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Binance Exec escapes detention as Nigeria Charges Binance for Tax Evasion

According to local media reports over the weekend, one of the two senior Binance executives who were in government custody has managed to escape. The incident occurred amidst escalating tensions between Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, and Nigerian authorities, who have charged the exchange with tax evasion. Reports from local media outlets on Monday […]

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Apple’s Presto in-box software update system: what to expect next month

Apple is gearing up to introduce a new system called ‘Presto within Apple’ across all its retail stores in the United States next month. This innovative system enables Apple Store employees to update the software of iPhones, iPads, and other Apple devices without the need to open their packaging. According to Mark Gurman’s Power On […]

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Apple’s AI Ambitions: Will Anthropic Power iOS 18?

The rumor mill is churning around Apple’s upcoming iOS 18 update, with whispers of a significant artificial intelligence (AI) overhaul. Among the potential partners generating a buzz is Anthropic, a rising star in the AI world backed by tech giants Google and Amazon. Anthropic recently made waves with its unveiling of Claude 3, a suite […]

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