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New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday carried out searches at five locations in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan in connection with its ongoing money laundering probe against six firms accused of taking remote control of computers of users by sending them a pop-up message of malware presence on their systems and warnings about serious technical problems.
Washington [US], August 5 (ANI): According to a new study, the children of parents who drink alcohol heavily have an elevated risk of a number of adverse experiences, including mental health disorders, hospitalisations and criminal behaviour.
The Tamil film Soorarai Pottru was directed by Sudha Kongara.
German automotive supplier Continental AG cut its growth forecast for the production of passenger and light commercial vehicles in 2021 on Thursday due to a chip supply crunch it sees persisting throughout the year. Continental trimmed its forecast for production to rise 8% to 10%, down from a previous forecast for 9% to 12%. Shares in Continental were down 3.5% at 0719 GMT.
Angry villagers in the Indian capital held a protest Thursday outside a crematorium where they say a 9-year-old girl was raped and killed earlier this week. The case has revived outrage over the number of gruesome sexual crimes against women in India as well the treatment of those on the lowest rung of the country's rigid caste system, from which the girl hailed. Four men suspected in the crime, all of them workers at the crematorium, have been arrested but have yet to be charged, said police officer Ingit Pratap Singh.
Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyWhile ex-President Donald Trump spent his first weeks in private life building a sprawling MAGA money machine, below the surface his loyalists were quietly overhauling a key component of that fundraising behemoth: its dark money arm.That political operation had been bolstered for years by a super PAC, America First Action. Between 2017 and 2020 the Trump-endorsed group hauled in nearly $200 million for the MAGA cause, largely from Republican megadonors. Bu
Richard Shotwell/Invision/APA$AP Ferg has kept himself busy. Over the past year, the rapper released his album Floor Seats II, designed handmade silk and wool rugs for his lifestyle brand launch, already has new music in the works, and most recently, directed and produced the mini-documentary A Snapple Corner Story about New York City bodegas in an effort to give back to local shops impacted by COVID-19.Most of this burst of creativity took place while Ferg recharged his batteries and spent some
Indian men's hockey team clinches first Olympic medal in 41 years, beats Germany 5-4 to win bronze in Tokyo Games.
TV chef John Whaite makes history, joining Tom Fletcher, AJ Odudu and Robert Webb on the line-up.
(Bloomberg) -- Nintendo Co. said it will buy back shares after its quarterly profit missed estimates, underscoring concerns that gaming demand may be peaking as parts of the world emerge from the pandemic and go back to work.The Kyoto-based company reported operating income of 119.75 billion yen ($1.1 billion) for the June quarter, compared with the average projection for 130.9 billion yen. It maintained its forecast for a 22% drop in operating profit to 500 billion yen this fiscal year alongsid
International Center for the Study of Violent ExtremismTwo weeks after she was rescued from alleged ISIS supporters in a camp in Northern Syria, a sweet little girl who was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, explained that she was all alone in the world—and knew nothing of her parents.“I only know that my mom died, and my dad died,” the girl, Aminah, said in an American accent. Her little face is inscrutable, like a mask hiding the trauma of being the sole survivor of an aerial bombardment that kil
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Photos by Getty/Comedy CentralThe year 2007 was a wild one for Kristen Schaal. She landed her breakthrough role on Flight of the Conchords. She met her future husband. And for a few short weeks, she wrote for South Park.As Schaal, who is currently starring in The Mysterious Benedict Society on Disney+, tells me on this week’s episode of The Last Laugh podcast, she was performing her one-woman stand-up show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival when Flight of the
The move led to misgivings even in BJP's strongholds in Jammu and Ladakh and negative outcomes on the global stage.
Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily BeastWatching unions fight against employer policies mandating COVID-19 vaccinations, I can’t help but think that labor is repeating an old mistake in placing the interests of a few misguided members above that of the wellbeing of their whole membership.This week, the New York State United Teachers union voiced opposition after Gov. Andrew Cuomo encouraged schools to adopt such requirements. The 1199 Service Employees International Union rallied in la
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast/Photo by Danish Siddiqui/REUTERSThere is an aphorism in the world of financial crimes: If you’re going to commit a $100 million fraud, don’t outline your plans in an email.Kalpesh Kinariwala, an Indian-born businessman based in the United Arab Emirates, allegedly did not heed that guidance. The 49-year-old was arrested last month in Dubai, where he now faces criminal charges for forgery and embezzling at least $10.8 million from a Chilean iodine company. Kin
Photo Illustration by Kristen Hazzard/The Daily Beast/Photos GettyBefore there was Donald Trump there was Sarah Palin, a supernova who burst out of the 49th state onto the national scene in 2008 as John McCain’s choice for vice president. She ultimately lost to Joe Biden and returned briefly to her day job governing Alaska before quitting midway through her first term to tend to a family fractured by sudden fame.She’d never been all that motivated by governing, and, needing to earn a living and
Tom Hovasse spoke of the unthinkable when he was hired as the head coach of Japan’s women’s basketball team. The Durango, Colorado, native, who speaks fluent Japanese, wasn't misquoted when he said he would have his team playing for gold at the Tokyo Games against the U.S. “They thought I was crazy,” Hovasse said.
Medics will now decide whether the jab should be rolled out to children aged 12 and over.
Shawn Thew/EPA/Bloomberg via Getty ImagesOne week after President Joe Biden announced that all employees and in-person contractors of the federal government will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 in order to return to the workplace, the government is still figuring out how to implement it.The attestation system that Biden envisions is unprecedented in its scale and scope, dwarfing efforts by everything from Walmart to the Met Gala to start requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination in
Malcolm JonesAlexandria, Va. is a city A. Rich in history, B. Haunted by history, C. Grappling with history, or D. All of the above.Go with D.Neighbored on the north by Arlington and the National Cemetery and on the south by Mt. Vernon, and facing Washington, D.C., across the Potomac River, Alexandria and its environs comprise as storied a piece of real estate as can be found anywhere in the country.Local history and custom are baked into nearly every aspect of city life. This can be something a