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US 'May Be Banning' TikTok App, Says Trump Amid Reports Of Takeover By Microsoft

Aug 01, 2020 Associated Press (AP)

Trump's comments came after published reports that the administration is planning to order China's ByteDance to sell TikTok.

Google, Facebook, Microsoft Join Harvard, MIT In Lawsuit Against New Student Visa Rule

Jul 14, 2020 PTI

According to the IT companies, international students residing in the US make a substantial contribution to the country's GDP and have a particularly significant impact in towns and cities where colleges and universities are located.

Bill Gates Steps Down From Microsoft Board

Bill Gates owns 1.36 per cent of the shares in Microsoft, a company with a market capitalization of $1.21 trillion,

Sachin Tendulkar Yesterday: Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Has New Favourite Cricketer

Feb 26, 2020 PTI

During a fireside chat, Microsoft India President Anant Maheshwari asked Satya Nadella to choose between Kohli and Tendulkar, and he was stumped

Father Of Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Dies At 80

Bukkapuram Nadella Yugandhar was a retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer who served in the Prime Minister's Office and the Planning Commission.

16 April, 2019

After Sexual Harassment Complaints, Microsoft To Revise HR Policies

Outlook Web Bureau

Started on March 20, the email is flooded with chains of complaints on sexual harassment, ranging from sexist remarks during work trips, to being asked to sit on a co-worker’s lap in front of a human resources leader.

14 April, 2019

Microsoft Issues Alerts Of Possible Hacker Attacks: Reports

Outlook Web Bureau

Microsoft said it became aware of an issue involving unauthorised access to some customers' web-based email accounts by cybercriminals.

12 December, 2018

Kerala-Based Engineer Spots Bug In Microsoft Software, Gets Bounty

Outlook Web Bureau

The Kerala-based security engineer also received bug bounty from Facebook last year for discovering a bug in the social networking platform.

11 December, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg Reaches Out To Microsoft President For Help Amid Loss In Stock Market: Report

Outlook Web Bureau

According to a report in The Information on Monday, Zuckerberg spoke directly to Smith on how to build trust at Facebook.

22 August, 2018

Microsoft Thwarts Hacking Attempts By Russia On US Think Tanks

Outlook Web Bureau

Six websites created by hackers linked to Russia's military, hinting at possible foreign interference ahead of November's United States midterm elections, were shut down by Microsoft.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The Future of Universities: Can India Overcome The Digital Divide?

The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

Jan 15, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Super Immunity, Natural Vaccines, Covid Gods: A Desi Guide To Denying The Pandemic

Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

Dec 28, 2021 Tanvir Aeijaz