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Zoom freezes feature development to fix security and privacy issues

Zoom has been widely criticized over the past couple of weeks for terrible security, a poorly designed screensharing feature, misleading dark pattern, fake end-to-end-encryption claims and an incomplete privacy policy. Despite that, the video conferencing ser

SoftBank terminates $3BN tender offer for WeWork shares

SoftBank Group has pulled a $3 billion tender offer for WeWork shares — citing closing conditions not being met. The investment behemoth had been rumoured to be getting cold feet, when the WSJ reported last month that it was using regulatory investigati

Coronavirus effect: Air India suspends contract of around 200 pilots

«Since almost all the planes have been grounded and the carrier#39;s revenues have taken a significant fall during the last few weeks, the airline has decided to temporarily suspend the contract of around 200 pilots who were re-employed after their reti

IBA directs banks to remit Rs 500/month in women Jan Dhan a/cs from April 3

The remittance under the recently announced Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana will be debited between April 3 and April 9, IBA said in a statement

Saudi Arabia won’t undermine Russia-US energy deal & risk facing oil price war on two fronts – market analyst to RT

If Moscow and Washington strike a deal to boost the sinking oil markets, Saudi Arabia had better stay out of their way, according to analysts who spoke to RT. Read Full Article at

Spain reports 110,238 coronavirus cases, almost reaches Italy's numbers

A total of 950 Covid-19 patients have died in Spain in the last 24 hours, bringing the nationwide death toll from the coronavirus to over 10,000 people. Read Full Article at

'Everyone knew he's not fighting': Dana White knew Khabib Nurmagomedov was out of UFC 249, so why persist with the event?

Despite tighter restrictions in place in the United States and across the world, UFC president Dana White remains determined to hold UFC 249, and says he already knew lightweight champ Khabib Nurmagomedov would not be on the card. Read Full Article at

Serbia govt to revoke coronavirus information control decree

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EU’s top court says eastern states broke law by refusing to host refugees

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‘Iran has FRIENDS, not proxies’ – Zarif blasts Trump following ‘sneak attack’ claims

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif hit back at the US after President Trump accused Iran of planning a “sneak attack” on US troops and assets in Iraq. Read Full Article at

'Dream' F1 Eseries call-up for Supercars ace

The Kelly Racing star will Renault DP World F1 Team for this weekend's second official Formula 1 Eseries race, an arrangement made through joint sponsor BP-Castrol.He'll take on five current Formula 1 drivers, with Charles Leclerc, Alex Albon, George Russell

Ford Interceptor concept was the Blue Oval muscle car we deserved - Roadshow

It was supposed to preview a possible Dodge Charger rival; instead, Ford took some design cues and made a new Taurus.

The 1996 Ford Synergy concept was loaded with ahead-of-its-time tech - Roadshow

This ultra-aerodynamic, ultra-frugal vision of the future never made it to production, but a lot of its ideas have.

Jeep Jeepster concept was a V8-powered, off-road hot rod - Roadshow

Codenamed «Project Grizzly,» the Jeepster concept asked what a V8-powered sports car might look like if it could conquer the Rubicon Trail.

2016 Jeep Wrangler Trailcat concept had the heart of a Hellcat - Roadshow

This Hellcat-powered, off-road monster features 707 horsepower and nearly 40-inch tires.

Coronavirus cancellations and delays: Wimbledon, Tokyo Olympics and more - CNET

Movies, music fests, tech conferences and sports events have all been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Leclerc, Albon join F1 Esports field

Leclerc and Albon will both be making their debuts in the official F1 Eseries, as will Williams driver George Russell.Lando Norris and Nicholas Latifi will return for a second appearance.That group of current F1 drivers will be joined by Johnny Herbert, off t

The Latest: Potential Asian Cup bidders given more time

Potential hosts of soccer's 2027 Asian Cup have been given more time to enter the contest by the Asian Football Confederation

Greece quarantines first camp after 20 asylum seekers test coronavirus positive

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Thousands of quarantined sailors from USS Theodore Roosevelt to be temporarily housed in Guam hotels

Sailors from a coronavirus-infected US aircraft carrier are to occupy hundreds of hotel rooms in Guam as the US Navy expedites blanket testing of the crew. Earlier, the captain of the ship wrote a scolding memo on the evacuation. Read Full Article at

Yale psychiatrist: Trump endangers lives by waging war on reality, not the coronavirus

Bandy Lee says Trump has a pattern: «It is no accident that everything he says is the exact opposite of reality»

French GP latest MotoGP race to be postponed

MotoGP has yet to get a premier class race underway in 2020, after the season-opener in Qatar at the start of last month was cancelled a week prior to its scheduled date owing to stricter travel measures imposed by the Gulf country due to COVID-19.As the pand

Coronavirus impact: TVS Motor sales drop 55% in March

The company, which primarily makes two-wheelers and three-wheelers, had sold 3,25,323 units in March 2019, TVS Motor Company said in a statement.

Forbes releases 30 under 30 Asia list, fetes young achievers

The list features 300 of Asia#39;s youngest and most talented entrepreneurs, leaders and changemakers, all under the age of 30.

Working in the time of coronavirus: The passengers made fun of our protective suit, recounts an Air India air hostess

The air hostess, who was on flights that flew foreigners stuck in different parts of India, shares the challenges and fears of working in these times.

Sainz and Norris to take voluntary pay cuts

With the first eight races of the new Formula 1 season having been postponed or cancelled, teams are facing increased financial pressures because of the lack of track action.While F1 responses like an early factory shutdown for all teams, plus a delay to the

Coronavirus pandemic | Bigbasket, Flipkart in talks with cab aggregators for deliveries: Report

Retailers, both egrocers and brick-and-mortar stores, have been struggling to fulfil orders due to logistical issue and shortage of staff.

Private equity, venture capital funding drops from $9.2bn to $5.9bn in Q4FY20

Private Equity, venture capital funding dips in Q4; COVID-19 may affect future investments

Coronavirus pandemic | Arogya Sanjeevani product to cover COVID-19 treatment

The standard health cover Arogya Sanjeevani will cover hospitalisation claims related to COVID-19

Money transfer service Azimo partners with Siam Commercial Bank for faster payments to Thailand

Azimo, the London-headquartered international money transfer service, has partnered with Thailand’s Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) to deliver instant payments for its customers from Europe to SCB bank accounts in Thailand. According to the World Bank, Thail

Encore’s musical messages let you commission a video performance to send to loved ones

Encore, the U.K. marketplace that lets you find and book a musician or band online for your event, is launching a new online product to help musicians find an additional revenue stream during the coronavirus pandemic, and bring a little joy to all of us. Dubb

Oil price war: Is it game over for Trump?

As the US government tries to convince Russia and Saudi Arabia to put an end to the oil price war, it might just be too little, too late for the Trump Administration. Read Full Article at

Covid-19 relief: HDFC Bank releases FAQ on deferred EMIs and its impact

Here is an FAQ by HDFC Bank, explaining how the stipulation by RBI will impact its customers

2001 Hyundai HCD6 Concept was designed to be an affordable exotic - Roadshow

This never-was mid-engined sports car could've competed with the Toyota MR2 Spyder and Mazda MX-5 Miata.

Jones extends contract with England rugby until RWC 2023

England rugby coach Eddie Jones has agreed to a contract extension with the national team that keeps the Australian in the role until the World Cup in 2023

Vettel: Happiness more important than money in next F1 deal

While 2019’s breakout star Charles Leclerc signed a long-term contract extension with Ferrari, keeping him in Maranello until the end of 2024, Vettel’s future at the team is less certain.The contract of the four-time world champion will run out at the en

Coronavirus pandemic| LinkedIn offers free job posting for critical roles

LinkedIn is offering free job postings 1 April to 30 June to find and hire people needed to fill critical roles in healthcare, essentials delivery and non-profit disaster relief firms.

Coronavirus pandemic | Swiss hotel Le Bijou offers quarantine apartments for isolation in luxury

Guests can also avail of coronavirus tests for the price of $500 along with twice-daily nurse visits for $1,800 or a full-time nurse at $4,800 a day

Hockey field to hospital ward; Lynch's life amid pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has ended any chance Rachael Lynch had of competing for Olympic gold in Tokyo this year
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