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A medical college principal, dressed in a shirt and trousers, is sitting on a stretcher as four men push it through a flooded street in Uttar Pradesh, showed a video. The incident was reported from Shahjahanpur, which has received heavy rain and areas in the city are heavily flooded. The college principal, Rajesh Kumar, covering his face with a handkerchief, did not want to sully his clothes and got four men to take him out on a stretcher, say reports. The principal has condemned the video, saying the reality is at variance with the video version. “A video is…

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With the two-party system taking deep roots in Himachal Pradesh, and the Congress and the BJP coming to power alternately, the presence of Independents has been declining and, in a first, the assembly has no Independent MLAs in the state assembly. With victory in two out of three assembly by-elections, the strength of Congress has increased to 40. This is also the first time that a man and his wife – Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu and his wife Kamlesh Thakur – would sit in the House. Kamlesh Thakur’s win from the Dehra assembly seat has taken the number of…

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As Joe Biden’s verbal gaffes, shaky voice, and other troubling signs have brought an intense focus on the US President’s mental acuity, health experts are calling on him and rival Donald Trump to pass additional cognitive tests, even while warning against leaping to conclusions. Such tests, experts said, could either help repudiate speculation that the 81-year-old president’s mental state is in worrying decline — or else confirm it — and could enlighten voters on the mental abilities of Trump, who has had his own share of verbal lapses. But reliable diagnoses, they caution, cannot be made from afar. Since Biden’s…

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OpenAI whistleblowers have filed a complaint with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, calling for an investigation over the artificial intelligence company’s allegedly restrictive non-disclosure agreements, the Washington Post reported on Saturday, citing a copy of the letter sent to the SEC. The whistleblowers alleged that OpenAI issued overly restrictive employment, severance, and nondisclosure agreements to its employees, which could have led to penalties against workers who raised concerns about OpenAI to federal authorities, according to the newspaper. The AI company made employees sign agreements that required them to waive their federal rights to whistleblower compensation, according to the letter…

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Sri Lanka wants to capitalise on India’s growth and it has given an assurance that it will not allow any country, including China, to use it in a way that harms New Delhi’s security concerns, the island nation’s Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Tharaka Balasuriya, has said. In a wide-ranging conversation on NDTV Dialogues, Mr Balasuriya stressed on the alignment between Sri Lanka and India in terms of increasing connectivity between the two countries and also said that there is a need for changing the current financial and political architecture of the world, which he called a “Second World…

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DYK: Emraan Hashmi once referred to Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as “plastic” during the rapid-fire round on the fourth season of Karan Johar’s talk show, Koffee with Karan. Following his comment in 2014, the actor faced heavy backlash. In an interview with Lallantop, he addressed his contentious comment about Aishwarya and said, “I would love to apologise if she felt offended.”During the interview, Emraan Hashmi was asked if he regrets calling Aishwarya Rai Bachchan “plastic,” to which he promptly responded, “I regret it. I keep saying that I have utmost respect for everyone I spoke about.” Elaborating further, he admitted, “I…

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The Opposition INDIA bloc won 10 of the 13 seats that went to polls across seven states, backing up their strong show in the Lok Sabha elections. The BJP, which returned for a record third term at the Centre last month, managed to claim only two seats. In Punjab, AAP’s Mohinder Bhagat scored a decisive victory in the Jalandhar West constituency, with a margin exceeding 23,000 votes. Meanwhile, in West Bengal, the TMC showcased its dominance by capturing all four seats contested. Himachal Pradesh witnessed a notable debut as Kamlesh Thakur, wife of Chief Minister Sukhvinder Singh Sukhu, secured victory…

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Italian police said on Saturday they had freed 33 Indian farm labourers from slave-like working conditions in the northern Verona province and seized almost half a million euros ($545,300) from their two alleged abusers. Labour exploitation is in the spotlight in Italy following an accident in June in which an Indian fruit picker died after his arm was severed by machinery. In the latest case, police said the alleged gang masters, also from India, brought fellow nationals to Italy on seasonal work permits, asking them to pay 17,000 euros each and promising them a better future. The migrants were given…

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A controversial love guru in China, who teaches women how to marry rich men, reportedly earns 142 million yuan (approximately Rs 163 crore) per year. According to the South China Morning Post, the influencer whose real name is Le Chuanqu, gained popularity in China as a “love guru” by providing relationship and financial advice through social media platforms, earning a substantial following due to her unconventional approach. However, Qu Qu’s advice often sparked controversy, as she encouraged behaviours that many considered to be unethical or manipulative in romantic relationships. Notably, she views relationships and marriage as a means of achieving financial gain…

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the ‘Shubh Aashirwad’ (blessings ceremony) of the newlyweds Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant today. Anant, the youngest son of Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani, and Radhika Merchant, the daughter of industrialist Viren Merchant, got married at a grand wedding ceremony at the Jio World Convention Centre in Mumbai on Friday. Bollywood stars, politicians, international celebrities and other public personalities attended the wedding ceremony and today’s ‘Shubh Aashirwad’. The ‘Mangal Utsav’ or wedding reception will be held on Sunday. Before attending the event, PM Modi launched and laid the foundation stone for projects in Mumbai worth…

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