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Indians viewers prefer regional content on OTT platforms; YouTube is most preferred video streaming app: Report- Technology News, Firstpost

Indians viewers prefer regional content on OTT platforms; YouTube is most preferred video streaming app: Report- Technology News, Firstpost

tech2 News StaffNov 21, 2019 12:12:13 IST Over the top platforms (OTT) have completely transformed the way we consume content. Appointment viewing on television has been replaced by anytime, anywhere viewing on video streaming apps. When it comes to content, Indian viewers love regional content on OTT platforms according to a recent study titled Indian […]

Nepal’s ailing Prime Minister Oli reshuffles his cabinet

Nepal’s ailing Prime Minister Oli reshuffles his cabinet

KATHMANDU (Reuters) – New ministers were inducted into Nepal’s government on Thursday as part of a cabinet reshuffle by ailing Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli, who is trying to strengthen his grip, improve ties with a powerful ally and minimize internal party conflict. FILE PHOTO: Nepal’s Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli, also known as […]

China says Taiwan courting ‘disaster’ after election independence comment

China says Taiwan courting ‘disaster’ after election independence comment

TAIPEI (Reuters) – The Chinese government warned self-ruled Taiwan on Thursday that it was courting “disaster”, after the running mate for President Tsai Ing-wen in January elections said he was working toward the island’s independence, a red line for Beijing. FILE PHOTO: Taiwanese new premier William Lai speaks during a cabinet transition ceremony in Taipei, […]

General election 2019: Corbyn to launch Labour’s ‘manifesto of hope’ – live news | Politics

General election 2019: Corbyn to launch Labour’s ‘manifesto of hope’ – live news | Politics

1.57am EST01:57 The PM may selling this election as all about Brexit, but the apparently marginal issue of animal rights could yet prove surprisingly influential, writes the Guardian’s Patrick Barkham. While Extinction Rebellion and the youth climate strikes have turned the climate crisis into a popular priority, Barkham says the Conservatives hope to harvest this […]

Carousell valued at more than $850 million following merger

Carousell valued at more than $850 million following merger

Online classifieds business Carousell said it has agreed to merge with a subsidiary of Norwegian telecoms firm Telenor Group, valuing the combined company at more than $850 million. Carousell will merge with Telenor’s 701Search, which owns online marketplaces Mudah in Malaysia, Cho Tot in Vietnam, and OneKyat in Myanmar, as part of the equity and […]

Your Thursday Briefing: Impeachment, Prince Andrew, Tesla

Your Thursday Briefing: Impeachment, Prince Andrew, Tesla

Pivotal testimony in the impeachment hearings The American ambassador to the E.U. delivered blunt testimony that implicated President Trump and top U.S. officials — including the vice president, the secretary of state, the acting chief of staff and others — in the pressure campaign on Ukraine. “Everyone,” the ambassador, Gordon Sondland, said, “was in the […]

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders Wouldn’t Rule Out Supporting Anti-Abortion Democrats

Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders Wouldn’t Rule Out Supporting Anti-Abortion Democrats

Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) said Wednesday during the Democratic primary debate that they would not necessarily reject Democrats who have anti-abortion views, while reaffirming they strongly believe in the need for reproductive justice.  Moderator Rachel Maddow asked the two presidential hopefuls if there is room in the Democratic Party for recently […]

Debate takeaways: Buttigieg unscathed as candidates focus on impeachment | US news

Debate takeaways: Buttigieg unscathed as candidates focus on impeachment | US news

Impeachment Some of the candidates used the explosive congressional testimony from the EU ambassador Gordon Sondland earlier in the day as a launchpad to renew calls for Donald Trump’s impeachment. “We have a criminal living in the White House,” said Kamala Harris, the California senator. Elizabeth Warren, the Massachusetts senator, argued her Senate colleagues had […]

Ukraine is an afterthought in Washington’s impeachment drama

Ukraine is an afterthought in Washington’s impeachment drama

Midway through Sondland’s testimony, the lead story for one publication was the return of some navy boats that had been seized by Russia. Another ran a story on the suspicious meat used in sausages. And the top story for another outlet was about President Volodymyr Zelensky’s personal superstitions about shaving. Of course, Ukrainians are not […]

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