New Delhi: Top leaders and political parties continued with their high octane electioneering across the country and held rallies and roadshows on Thursday. Among other developments, PM Narendra Modi took time from his hectic campaigning schedule and spoke exclusively in an interview with Zee News editor in chief Sudhir Chaudhary. PM Modi discussed a wide range of issues besides expressing confidence that the NDA will get more than 272 seats in the Lok Sabha and will form the government at the Centre.The Prime Minister also spoke about how the Opposition parties have indulged in electoral mudslinging this time and are constantly targeting him and calling him names. Taking a dig at West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, PM Modi said that the latter has refused to accept him as Prime Minister, thus insulting the Constitution
In a statement published Wednesday, Iran's Supreme National Security Council "issued an order to stop some of Iran's measures under the JCPOA," an acronym for the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, the official name of the agreement signed by the U.S., Iran, China, the EU, France, Germany, Russia and the U.K. in 2015. The announcement coincided with the anniversary of the U.S. exit from the deal, a move accompanied by stifling sanctions on Iran and an escalation in tensions between the longtime foes.Washington's departure, a violation of an accompanying U.N. Security Council resolution, was deeply criticized by the agreement's remaining parties, who so far continued to support it. Still, as European powers struggled to push forward an effort to uphold the accord in spite of U.S. sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin's spokesperson, Dmitry Peskov, warned Wednesday that his boss "has repeatedly talked about the consequences of rash steps in relation to Iran. That is, the decision taken by Washington."
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asked people not to deny money given to them by other political parties, but vote for the Aam Aadmi Party. "On the night of election, do they (other political parties) come to give money or not? " he asked, without making any mention if the BJP or Congress. "What will you do? Take it, don #39;t deny it, but vote for jhadu (broom, AAP #39; #39;s election symbol), " the AAP chief said at a roadshow.
The exit has hit Aam Aadmi Party in days before voting in Delhi on May 12th for the National Election as earlier in this week AAP leader Manish Sisodia who is the Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi had alleged that seven lawmakers were 10 crores to switch the parties, Arvind Kejriwal had hit out Vijay Goel for saying that 14 Aam Aadmi Party lawmakers were in touch with BJP to switch.I worked for Aam Aadmi Party for 15 years and I was hurt by the lack of respect and peculiar type of functioning of the party which has diverted from its originality said Bajpai.
Respawn Entertainment has just announced their upcoming work on the anti cheat system, as they are totally aware of the number of cheaters found in their game. Coming for free, it doesn t require much but a new account creation to continue developing cheats and sell them on the black market.With over 770,000 players banned, Apex Legends has just informed its fans that it is still working on their Anti Cheat service and that in collaboration with many other parties, including Easy Anti cheat. Clearly, Respawn Entertainment s view on cheaters is solely focused on getting rid of the cheat creators, rather than its users.
The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) has written to Election Commission of India over children being used in campaigning for political parties.
Some places (like some people) punch way above their weight. Delhi can be counted among them. The National Capital Territory accounts for just seven Lok Sabha constituencies. Yet, for the past several weeks, the protracted negotiations between the Aam Aadmi Party and the Indian National Congress to arrive at an electoral understanding drew an inordinate amount of attention from politically conscious citizens across the country.Sharad Pawar and H.D. Deve Gowda, Mamata Banerjee and Chandrababu Naidu publicly and privately urged the leadership of the two parties to set aside their differences and take on the much bigger challenge of defeating the Bharatiya Janata Party.
Counselor to the president Kellyanne Conway has had a busy weekend. With her boss, Donald Trump, and her colleague, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, sitting out the annual White House Correspondents #39; Dinner festivities, Conway had the heavy burden of representing the entire administration at the buzzy parties that have made the weekend famous. "She #39;s everywhere I #39;ve been, " a political strategist for a presidential campaign said on Saturday morning as Conway arrived at power schmoozer Tammy Haddad #39;s Garden Brunch. "She #39;s obviously stalking me. "
OnePlus 7 Pro, OnePlus 7 launch date will be revealed today by the Chinese smartphone company. To recall, last week CEO Pete Lau said interested parties should stay tuned to the company's social media pages on Tuesday, April 23 for the "launch event announcement," clearly indicating OnePlus would announce OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7 launch date. In the interim, Lau also spoke with The Verge to confirm that there will indeed be two smartphones launched, with the Pro variant featuring a "super smooth and very crisp" display, lending weight to rumours about a 90Hz, QHD display. He also confirmed the OnePlus 7 Pro will be 5G enabled.OnePlus 7 Pro and OnePlus 7 launch date will be announced at 6:30pm IST today, OnePlus India took to Twitter to reveal. This is in line with OnePlus CEO Pete Lau's tweet from last week. A previous leak by a reliable tipster had pointed to a May 14 launch date for the two smartphones, and we don't have long to wait to see if this becomes a reality. Stay tuned to Gadgets 360 for the OnePlus 7 launch date announcement this evening. Notably, the OnePlus global handle on Twitter was at the time of writing silent about the time of the launch date announcement.
Campaigning for the third phase of polling scheduled for April 23 in 116 parliamentary constituencies ended on Sunday with top leaders making a last gasp effort to sway voters in favour of their respective parties.Polling will be held in the 116 seats, spread across 14 states and Union Territories. All seats in Gujarat (26), Kerala (20), Goa (2), Dadra and Nagar Haveli (1) and Daman and Diu (1) go to polls in the third of the seven phase election.
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson set the date in a Friday scheduling order. The order provides that Craig has until May 10 to file a motion to dismiss the charges. Jackson said any changes to the schedule are unlikely. ”Given this compressed schedule, which the parties have considered and requested, the court will not be inclined to grant any motions to extend the deadlines set forth above absent exigent circumstances, ” Jackson 's order reads.
Jet Airways CEO Vinay Dube said in a press briefing, "We met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and presented our case. We requested him to have an open and transparent bid process, he assured us of that and also told us that as part of expression of interest there were four parties that were interested in Jet Airways."Latest on #JetAirwaysCrisis Top Management Employees of #JetAirways met Finance Minister @arunjaitley today in Delhi.CEO Vinay Dubey briefs the media after the meeting. Listen In pic.twitter.com Z0QynbnQMW
As India votes in the second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on Thursday, April 18, high pitched elections campaigns of political parties will continue across India.
Taiwan s economy and complicated relationship with China will be at the heart of the 2020 presidential campaign, as incumbent Tsai Ing wen defends her position against not only candidates from the Kuomintang and other parties, but also a challenger from her own party, the Democratic Progressive Party, William Lai, who entered the race last month.Gou earlier said that his presidential aspirations had been blessed by Mazu, the sea goddess who is one of the most important Taoist and Buddhist deities. Gou founded Foxconn in 1974 and has held no political office, but his campaign will be helped by his business reputation and reported $7 billion net worth.
ISLAMABAD: Leaders of the country s two major opposition parties Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML N) and the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) have described the news conference by the three government ministers against their leadership as another attempt to divert public attention from real issues and disgrace the government is facing in the US where Finance Minister Asad Umar is negotiating with the International Monetary Fund (IMF).Read: Sharif family marked the beginning of corruption in Pakistan, alleges Fawad Chaudhry
As per reports by ET, the first number was deactivated before voting on April 11. In a recent communication to the Election Commission of India, WhatsApp said provided that if the poll panel shares screenshots of the objectionable content or fake news, it will block or disable its chat service on phone numbers. The Facebook owned online messaging client had recently warned political parties against using it as a bulk messaging or broadcasting platform.It wasn't immediately clear when or if the disablement would be lifted. Whatsapp has informed in the past that users who get banned from the platform, can apply for a review of their ouster.
In Israel election, the future of the West Bank is now on the ballot Explained: Israeli parties running in the 2019 election Israel wants to land on the Moon. First its spacecraft needs to stick the orbit An image taken by Israel spacecraft, Beresheet, before its landing on the moon, obtained by Reuters from Space IL on April 11, 2019. (Courtesy Space IL Handout via Reuters) An Israeli spacecraft crashed into the moon just moments before touchdown, failing in an ambitious attempt to make history Thursday as the first privately funded lunar landing.The spacecraft lost communication with ground control during its final descent. Moments later, the mission was declared a failure.
New research from Symantec shows that a majority of hotels mdash;from small independent properties to large five star resorts and chains mdash;routinely leak detailed guest booking data with third party advertisers, social media websites, data aggregators, and other partners.Guest information available to such parties includes full name, address, mobile phone number, passport number, and the last four digits of credit card numbers.