In the Rs 58-crore Hoshiarpur Land scam case, the Enforcement Directorate’s (ED) Jalandhar Zonal Office has issued a Provisional Attachment order whereby immovable properties approximately worth Rs 37 crore of the five accused, including three Hoshiarpur-based SAD leaders, have been attached under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, 2002. The three SAD leaders are Satwinder
Global IT security firm Quick Heal Technologies on Wednesday said it detected more than 180 million threats on Windows devices of individual and enterprise users between April and June of this year. More than two million malware, 16,000 ransomware, 13,000 cryptomining malware, 141,000 exploits, and 40,488 potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) and adware were detected on a daily
Mumbai: The Supreme Court on Tuesday extended the anticipatory bail for another four weeks for the last time in a property forgery case of Ulhasnagar. The Bench of Justices Ranjan Gogoi, Navin Sinha and K M Joseph asked Anita Atmaram Pednekar to secure regular bail within this period while disposing of her petition. She had moved
Reintegrating school-aged mothers into formal schooling is met with many challenges for low-income families in Jamaica. While there is progress in getting girls back into classrooms before and after giving birth, lack of child care is an overlooked barrier. The Women Centre Foundation of Jamaica (WCFJ) provides critical services during prenatal and post-natal phases of school reintegration,
Cocos2D-x is one of the more popular engines for mobile game development, powering the likes of Angry Birds, Badlands, and Clash of Kings. Its founders have branched out into exploring ways into using blockchain for game development with Cocos-BCX. This is a blockchain game development platform announced in March 2018. Now, it has raised $40
Providing relief to residents and new property buyers in the city, the Noida authority may soon convert the status of all properties from leasehold to freehold. Residents, homebuyers and industrialists have been, for a long time, demanding the conversion. A team from consulting firm Ernst & Young —hired to study if the conversion will help
According to the Dallas Morning News, the Texas State Board of Education, as part of an effort to “streamline” the social studies curriculum in public schools, has voted to remove figures such as Hillary Clinton and Helen Keller from the collection of mandatory topics students in every grade are required to learn about in the classroom.
Google has released the latest beta version of Chrome 70 with touch-sensitive web authentication for Android and Mac devices, adding an extra layer of security to the browser. “Mac’s Touch ID and Android’s fingerprint sensor would allow developers to access biometric authenticators,” Google wrote in a blog post this week. The Chrome 70 beta version comes with the shape detection feature
Investing in real estate properties is usually considered to be a safe bet. Very often, people buy houses and apartments, but often do not have the intention of living in them. Managing such properties is tough, and here’s where Reniso comes into the picture. Delhi-based real-tech startup Reniso helps owners staying away from their properties to
In their second year, University of Minnesota veterinary students are introduced to dental basics. And while for most students practice makes perfect, Michael Congiusta’s (Brooklyn, NY) experience left him feeling a step was missing between class and lab. So he created models of the teeth of canines so students could practice basic dental skills. “I
If you want to free up more income in retirement, you may want to consider one strategy that lets you put off paying your property tax bill. Property tax deferrals allow you to put off paying your property taxes until you die or sell your house. At that time, your local government is reimbursed the
New Delhi: A group of global philanthropic foundations, including UBS Optimus Foundation, British Asian Trust, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, and Tata Trust Tuesday announced a ‘development impact bond’ (DIB) worth $11 million and promised to double the fund size in the coming days to improve the education outcome of 300,000 students in Delhi and Gujarat.