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‘Heinous, barbaric’: Pakistan highway rape sparks outrage

‘Heinous, barbaric’: Pakistan highway rape sparks outrage

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Police investigating robbery and rape of woman after her car broke down on the highway in Punjab province.by Alia Chughtai7 hours ago Protest taking place in Karachi against the gang rape of a woman while driving on a highway in Punjab province [Akhtar Soomro/Reuters] Karachi, Pakistan - Police in Pakistan have arrested 15 people believed to be linked to the rape of a woman on a major highway, an incident that has attracted national outcry with demands for greater justice for victims of sexual violence. The woman was attacked when her car broke down in the early hours of Thursday while she was driving from the city of Lahore, capital of Punjab province, to Gujranwala with her children. Unidentified assailants attacked her as she stopped her vehicle, smashing her car windo...
SHARP HAS INTRODUCED NEW SMARTPHONES WITH 240HZ SCREEN AND ANDROID 11

SHARP HAS INTRODUCED NEW SMARTPHONES WITH 240HZ SCREEN AND ANDROID 11

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ABDULLAHSEPTEMBER 11, 2020 Today, the Japanese company Sharp unveiled several smartphone models at once, including the Sharp Aquos Zero 5G Basic and Sharp Aquos Sense 5G. SHARP AQUOS ZERO 5G BASIC The Aquos Zero 5G Basic smartphone complies with the IP68 degree of protection, has dimensions of 161 x 75 x 9 mm and weighs 182 grams. It features a 6.4-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The teardrop notch display supports a 240Hz refresh rate and has an integrated fingerprint reader. The heart of the smartphone is the Snapdragon 765G SoC with 6 GB of RAM and 64 GB of flash memory, as well as an 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of flash memory variant. The front camera has a resolution of 16.3 megapixels. The main camera has a main sensor with...
GOOGLE PIXEL 3 AND PIXEL 4 OWNERS COMPLAIN MASSIVELY ABOUT THE BATTERIES

GOOGLE PIXEL 3 AND PIXEL 4 OWNERS COMPLAIN MASSIVELY ABOUT THE BATTERIES

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ABDULLAHSEPTEMBER 11, 2020 In the recent months, the Google and Reddit forums have been increasingly filled with complaints from owners about the Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 4 smartphones, whose rear panels bulge and even come off the body under the influence of the swelling battery. Some users jokingly note that their device batteries are swollen so much that they now look pregnant. GOOGLE PIXEL 3 AND PIXEL 4 OWNERS COMPLAIN MASSIVELY ABOUT THE BATTERIES Moreover, many of the owners did not notice the swelling for a long time, since they wore their devices in cases. Reflecting on the unexpected premature production end of the Pixel 4 series, one owner of the Pixel 4 XL writes that “the problem could be on a much larger scale than Google is report...
HONGMENG OS CURRENTLY HAS ABOUT 12 MILLION THIRD-PARTY PRODUCTS – HUAWEI

HONGMENG OS CURRENTLY HAS ABOUT 12 MILLION THIRD-PARTY PRODUCTS – HUAWEI

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EFE UDINSEPTEMBER 11, 2020 On September 11, Huawei Developer Conference 2020 was held in Songshan Lake, Dongguan. According to the president of Huawei’s consumer business software department, Wang Chenglu, there are more than 20 product categories and a total of 12 million third-party products that support the Hongmeng OS. Furthermore, he believes that “in one year, hundreds of millions of devices should not be over-estimating”.  Huawei officially released the Huawei Hongmeng System 2.0 at the Huawei Developer Conference yesterday. The company said that this system will be available for large-screen devices, watches, car machines etc. Howeber, the Hongmeng OS 2.0 Beta for mobile phones will be available in December. Huawei smartpho...
IOTEX & TENVIS UCAM ANNOUNCE THE WORLD’S FIRST BLOCKCHAIN-POWERED HOME SECURITY CAMERA

IOTEX & TENVIS UCAM ANNOUNCE THE WORLD’S FIRST BLOCKCHAIN-POWERED HOME SECURITY CAMERA

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PIERPAOLO FIGUCCIASEPTEMBER 11, 2020 IoTeX in partnership with Tenvis just announced the new UCAM – the world’s first blockchain-powered home security camera. IOTEX & TENVIS UCAM ANNOUNCE THE WORLD’S FIRST BLOCKCHAIN-POWERED HOME SECURITY CAMERA Ucam comes with premium features such as Full-HD 1080p video, 360 ° coverage, night vision, motion detection alerts, and two-way audio. But what really differentiates the UCAM from other security cameras are the powerful built-in privacy features, including end-to-end encryption, blockchain-based authorization, and comprehensive data ownership and control for users. These let us able to decide whether to keep them private, share them with others or expose them to service providers. As a matter of fact, videos are encryp...
US is not ’rounding the corner’ on Covid-19 cases, Fauci says

US is not ’rounding the corner’ on Covid-19 cases, Fauci says

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By Amir Vera, Jay Croft and Christina Maxouris, CNN Updated 2303 GMT (0703 HKT) September 11, 2020 (CNN)The United States is nowhere near "rounding the corner" of Covid-19 cases, Dr. Anthony Fauci said Friday in response to President Donald Trump's comments about the virus. Trump said Thursday the US has done "really well" in fighting the virus, according to a video on the White House official Facebook page. "I really do believe we're rounding the corner and the vaccines are right there, but not even discussing vaccines and not discussing therapeutics, we're rounding the corner," Trump said. Speaking with MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell on Friday, Fauci said he does not agree with the President's statements. "We're plateauing at around 40,000 cases a day, and the deaths...
India and China to ‘quickly disengage’ from border standoff

India and China to ‘quickly disengage’ from border standoff

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11 September 2020 Image captionThe foreign ministers met on the sidelines of a meeting in Moscow India and China have agreed to "quickly disengage" from a standoff that has seen gunfire at a disputed border and accusations of kidnapping. Their foreign ministers met on Thursday and said they would ease tensions. Soldiers from both countries have periodically skirmished along the poorly demarcated border, called the Line of Actual Control. Both sides have accused each other of straying into their territory, and the clashes have sometimes turned deadly. In a joint statement, the neighbours said the "current situation is not in the interest of either side". "They agreed, therefore, that the border troops of both sides should continue their dialogue, quickly disengage, mai...
Oregon wildfires: Dozens of people missing in deadly blazes

Oregon wildfires: Dozens of people missing in deadly blazes

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50 minutes ago Dozens of people are missing in Oregon as wildfires continue to rage across the western US, state Governor Kate Brown has said. Tens of thousands of people in Oregon alone have been displaced by the deadly infernos. Wildfires have killed at least four in Oregon and 11 elsewhere. One hundred blazes, fanned by hot, dry winds, are currently scorching 12 states. Federal emergency aid has been approved for Oregon to help battle the fires. "Many Oregonians are suffering right now, whether displaced themselves or worried about their families and communities while watching our beautiful state burn," Gov Brown told reporters on Friday. "As of now, there are early reports from our state police that there are dozens of missing persons related to the fires specifi...
Trump announces ‘peace deal’ between Bahrain and Israel

Trump announces ‘peace deal’ between Bahrain and Israel

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Published2 hours ago image captionIsrael's PM Benjamin Netanyahu and Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa bin Salman al-Khalifa Israel and the Gulf state of Bahrain have reached a landmark deal to fully normalise their relations, US President Donald Trump has announced."The second Arab country to make peace with Israel in 30 days," he tweeted.For decades, most Arab states have boycotted Israel, insisting they would only establish ties after the Palestinian dispute was settled.But last month the United Arab Emirates (UAE) agreed to normalise its relationship with Israel.There had been much speculation that Bahrain might follow suit.Mr Trump, who presented his Middle East peace plan in January aimed at resolving the Israel-Palestinian conflict, helped broker both accords. Bahrain is only t...
182 kes baharu, kebolehjangkitan kini 501

182 kes baharu, kebolehjangkitan kini 501

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Oleh Noor Atiqah Sulaimanbhnews@bh.com.myKONGSI ARTIKELShareTweet PUTRAJAYA: Kes positif COVID-19 kembali cecah tiga angka iaitu 182 kes membabitkan 180 kes penularan tempatan dan satu kes import mendapat jangkitan dari luar negara. Ketua Pengarah Kesihatan, Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, peningkatan kes baharu itu menjadikan jumlah kumulatif kes COVID-19 di negara ini sebanyak 9,810 kes dengan jumlah kebolehjangkitan 501. Kes baharu yang dicatatkan itu membabitkan 90 rakyat Malaysia dan 92 warga asing dan hingga kini sembilan individu dirawat di Unit Rawatan Rapi (ICU) manakala lima daripadanya memerlukan bantuan pernafasan. "Bagi kes pulih, 14 kes dilaporkan sehingga jam 12 tengah hari ini menjadikan jumlah kumulatif kes pulih di negara ini sebanyak 9,181 kes bersa...