TikTok pulling out of Hong Kong after China law controversy

Indian Express | 2020-07-07

ByteDance Ltd.’s TikTok will pull its viral video app from Hong Kong’s mobile stores in coming days, becoming the first internet service to withdraw after Beijing enacted sweeping powers to crack down on national security threats. That announcement came after internet giants from Facebook Inc. to...

Apple iOS 14: Apps that may be still ‘spying’ on you and the ones who have stopped

The Times of India | 2020-07-07

Apple iOS 14 is becoming an embarrassment for big names in the app industry as it continues to expose apps that secretly access the universal clipboard. TikTok was among the first to make headlines after it was caught accessing a user's clipboard in the background for no reasons at all. But soon iOS...

Warren Buffett's 'most gruesome mistake' was buying Dexter Shoe. Here's the story of his $9 billion error.

Business Insider | 2020-07-07

Warren Buffett's "most gruesome mistake" was buying Dexter Shoe in 1993, a Maine shoemaker that soon collapsed under pressure from cheap foreign imports. The famed investor paid for Dexter with 25,203 Class A shares in...

Japan allows import of mangoes from Pakistan

Dawn | 2020-07-07

ISLAMABAD: The Japanese government on Monday temporarily allowed import of mangoes from Pakistan. According to the Ministry of National Food Security and Rese­arch, exporters despatched three shipments of local mango varieties ‘Sindhri’ and ‘Chaunsa’ to Japan as per agreed procedures between the...

Chocolate Day 2020: Enjoy THESE lip smacking recipes by chefs today

Pinkvilla | 2020-07-07

Lifestyle: Food & Travel LifestyleTags: Chocolate Day 2020 chocolate recipes Attach Main Lifestyle Image: Enter the Lifestyle details: Every year on July 7 World Chocolate Day which is also known as International Chocolate Day is celebrated. It won't be wrong to say that any special occasion calls...

'Risk of spreading': Chinese city warns of Bubonic Plague after 2 cases

Mid Day | 2020-07-06

A city in northern China on Sunday sounded an alert after a suspected case of bubonic plague was reported, according to official media here. Bayannur, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, announced a level III warning of plague prevention and control, state-run People's Daily Online reported. The...

Novak Djokovic and his wife test negative for coronavirus

The Journal | 2020-07-02

Novak Djokovic and his wife have tested negative for the coronavirus, his media team said Thursday, 10 days after announcing they had contracted the disease. The top-ranked player tested positive...

Big-serving Murray upbeat as he plans for return

Supersport | 2020-07-01

Andy Murray says he is serving at full throttle again as he bids to rebuild his injury-ravaged career when tennis returns after the coronavirus shutdown.","content":"Andy Murray says he is serving at full throttle again as he bids to rebuild his injury-ravaged career when tennis...

Colin Kaepernick, Disney announce partnership deal

Gulf News | 2020-07-07

Colin Kaepernick will be featured in an exclusive docuseries produced by ESPN Films as part of a first-look deal with The Walt Disney Co. The deal between Kaepernick’s production arm, Ra Vision Media, and The Walt Disney Co. will focus on telling scripted and unscripted stories that explore race,...

Trump suggests NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace should apologise for noose 'hoax'

Sydney Morning Herald | 2020-07-07

The US President appeared to urge NASCAR driver Bubba Wallace to apologise over an incident involving a noose found in the racecar driver's garage last month, calling it a "hoax". ......

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The Journal | 2020-07-07

SAO PAULO (AP) � Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro was tested for COVID-19 after having an X-ray of his lungs on Monday. He didn�t say whether he was showing...

Hajj cancellation leaves Mecca lifeless and pilgrims disappointed

Webdunia | 2020-07-07

The effective cancellation of this year's hajj pilgrimage due to COVID-19 has sparked grief among pilgrims, upending lifelong dreams. But it is also a blow...

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