The powerful image of the distraught man, struggling to reach home in Begusarai, almost 1,200 km away during the nationwide lockdown, was widely shared across all media, becoming a defining image of the trauma of lakhs of migrant labourers stranded away from home. The photograph resulted in help being provided to him to reach his home in Bihar. … [Read more...] about ‘No country for labourers’ | Who is Rampukar Pandit – the weeping face of coronavirus lockdown?
A new letter—signed by Senators Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, Patrick Leahy of Vermont, Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, and Cory Booker of New Jersey—warns regulators that the rumored mega-merger could eliminate competition and deprive users of “a future in which online food delivery is more efficient, more innovative, and less expensive.” The letter was addressed to Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim and FTC Chairman Joseph Simons. … [Read more...] about Backlash to rumored Uber-Grubhub merger gets louder
Motorola G Fast could be an entry-level or a mid-range smartphone, based on the teased specifications. The teaser video reveals that the Motorola G Fast will feature an unnamed Qualcomm Snapdragon octa-core processor with 3GB RAM. This itself hints an entry-level offering as even the Moto G8 features a Snapdragon 665 processor with 4GB RAM. … [Read more...] about Motorola ‘accidentally’ leaks specifications of G Fast via a promo video
This very controversial move comes from Volvo based on research which shows that when travelling at high speeds, most car safety functionalities become no longer sufficient to keep a passenger safe. The company also said most people do not understand the dangers of speeding and, as a result, do not adapt to changing traffic situations very well. … [Read more...] about Volvo to impose 180 km/h speed limit on all future cars
Both bikes get a full-colour 6.5-inch TFT dash with Bluetooth connectivity, traction control, ride-by-wire throttle with two riding modes (Rain and Road). The XR also gets a bi-directional quickshifter and cruise control as standard. BMW is also offering cornering lights, keyless ignition and two extra dynamic riding modes. … [Read more...] about BMW Motorrad launches F 900 R and F 900 XR in India