Adapting Tech For The Global Crisis

Global It’s been a while but I am back with a fun new tech update. First off, because nothing else is more important, let’s talk about the progress of Apple and Google’s collaboration for contact tracing. They are calling it an exposure notification system rather than a contact tracing app. Which makes sense, considering contact […]

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Karnataka government bans travellers from 5 states

Karnataka has requested the Civil Aviation Ministry to reduce the number of incoming flights from five states – Maharashtra, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan – to contain the spiralling coronavirus infection in the state. The Karnataka government issued a clarification this evening, after earlier reports said that the state has asked for a […]

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‘Lockdown failed, what’s the next step?’

failed Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday questioned the Narendra Modi-led central government regarding India’s next step in fighting the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak. The nationwide lockdown has “failed” to stop COVID-19 cases from rising exponentially in the country, Rahul Gandhi claimed, adding that Prime Minister Modi had hoped that the infections would […]

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FIR filed against Cong interim chief Sonia Gandhi

A First Information Report (FIR) has been filed against Congress interim Chief Sonia Gandhi for her “misleading tweets” made from party~s official twitter handle INCIndia on May 11 about PM CARES fund in Shimoga, Karnataka. The FIR was filed against Gandhi based on a complaint made by an advocate, KV Praveen, from Karnataka`s Shivamogga district […]

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Govt sets limit on airfares as airlines gear up

airlines As domestic flight operations resume on Monday, the government has set limits on airfares, categorising them into seven bands as per the flight durations, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Thursday. The limits would be in place till August 24, said Puri at a press conference in Delhi. The domestic civil aviation […]

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PM Modi speakes with Andhra CM, assures

PM Modi As the death toll in gas leak at a chemical plant in Andhra Pradesh’s Vishakapatnam jumped to eight, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on phone to take stock of the situation. Modi also assured Reddy of the help and support required from the central […]

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The Complete Guide to Freelancing

Guide Freelancing is the dream for a lot of people. Setting your own hours, working from the beach in the dead of winter—what’s not to love? But in order to truly enjoy these benefits, you have to first reach a certain level of success with your freelancing. Otherwise, the reality looks a lot more like […]

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PM gave us a headline and a blank page

page After Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a Rs 20 lakh crore package for the labourers, farmers, honest taxpayers, MSMEs and cottage industry without going into the exact details, former finance minister P Chidambaram said that Modi gave India a ‘headline and a blank page’ which naturally elicited a ‘blank’ reaction from him. […]

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