Perplexity AI CEO Advises Freshers: Follow Your Passion in Career Choice

Aravind Srinivas, CEO of Perplexity AI, advised freshers to pursue their passion when choosing a career. Reflecting on his own journey, Srinivas emphasized following personal interests rather than market trends. He urged aspiring AI professionals to build products aligned with their interests, stating that self-use is crucial for early-stage product development.

Taliban Executes 2 Convicts Under ‘Eye for an Eye’ Law

Taliban’s Supreme Court executed two Afghani men convicted of separate stabbing deaths, in front of thousands in Ghazni. Victims’ families declined last-minute reprieve offers and carried out the executions themselves. This marks the third and fourth public executions since the Taliban seized power. UN condemns the acts, urging the Taliban to stop such practices.

PM Modi Criticizes Congress for Negativity

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while inaugurating the Valinath Mahadev temple in Gujarat’s Mehsana district, criticized the opposition Congress for dwelling in negativity. He accused Congress of obstructing development projects and fostering enmity, especially evident in controversies surrounding religious sites like Ayodhya and Somnath. Modi emphasized his government’s commitment to both development and heritage preservation, citing […]

BJP’s Nand Kishore Yadav Elected Bihar Assembly Speaker

Veteran BJP leader Nand Kishore Yadav becomes Bihar Legislative Assembly Speaker. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and Opposition Leader Tejashwi Yadav guide him to the Chair. Yadav, a seven-time MLA, filed nomination a day after predecessor ousted in no-confidence motion. His election seen as balancing act in caste representation.

Before new (job) guarantees, calculate old guarantees: Rahul Gandhi to PM Modi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging failure to fulfill promises of providing 2 crore jobs annually and doubling farmers’ income. Amid farmers’ ongoing march to Delhi, Gandhi highlighted unmet commitments, including Minimum Support Price legislation. Gandhi condemned BJP’s governance as synonymous with “lies and injustice” during his Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra […]

Title: Cisco Systems to Cut 5% of Global Workforce, Blames Tough Economic Climate

In response to challenging economic conditions, Cisco Systems plans to cut 5% of its global workforce, totaling over 4,000 job losses. The company cites a shift towards AI and partnership with Nvidia as drivers for the layoffs. This move aligns with broader industry trends, with numerous tech firms announcing workforce reductions amidst economic challenges.

Rahul Dravid to remain India’s head coach till T20 World Cup

BCCI secretary Jay Shah has confirmed Rahul Dravid will remain India’s head coach until the T20 World Cup in June. Dravid’s contract extended after last year’s ODI World Cup. Shah cited discussions with Dravid, stating he’ll continue coaching for the ICC event. Dravid’s workload and compliance with BCCI’s guidelines for IPL franchises also emphasized.

Supreme Court strikes down Electoral Bond Scheme, terms it ‘unconstitutional’

In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice DY Chandrachud, declared the Electoral Bond Scheme unconstitutional. Justices highlighted concerns of potential quid pro quo and infringement on the right to information. They emphasized the scheme isn’t the sole solution to combat black money. The verdict underscores broader democratic principles and alternative measures.

Reliance Industries in talks to acquire Tata Play stake from Disney

Reliance Industries is in talks to acquire a 29.8% stake in Tata Play from Walt Disney. The deal marks the first collaboration between Tata and Reliance, allowing JioCinema content integration. Both companies declined immediate comments. Earlier reports hinted at Reliance merging its media business with Disney. Bodhi Tree, a venture by James Murdoch and Uday […]

Congress Surprises with Young Nominee for Rajya Sabha Seat

Congress opted for youth, nominating M. Anil Kumar Yadav alongside veteran Renuka Chowdhury for the Rajya Sabha from Telangana. Anil Kumar Yadav, son of former MP M. Anjan Kumar Yadav, rose from Youth Congress President to District Congress Committee President of Secunderabad. The move signifies the party’s trend of nurturing young leaders. Renuka Chowdhury’s selection […]