Former Indian politician convicted of kidnapping shot dead on live TV

Atiq Ahmed, a former politician in India who had been found guilty of abduction, was shot dead in Prayagraj together with his brother while being escorted by the police. Three people who had pretended to be journalists were promptly taken into custody. Days before, cops had also slain Ahmed’s adolescent son. The event has generated debate and requests for a probe into Uttar Pradesh’s police procedures and extrajudicial deaths.

The Nepali New Year 2080: Celebrations and Significance of the Bikram Sambat Calendar

On the Nepali calendar for 2080, Baisakh (April/May) is when the Nepali new year, also known as Navavarsha, occurs. It is an important cultural occasion that is joyfully and enthusiastically observed in Nepal. The Nepali calendar is based on the lunar-solar Bikram Sambat calendar, which is very important in establishing when the new year falls. The significance of the Nepali new year, the Bikram Sambat calendar, and the festivities that take place at this period in Nepal are examined in this article.

Rajasthan Royals survive last-over assault by MS Dhoni to secure a thrilling win over Chennai Super Kings

In a nail-biting match in IPL 2023, Rajasthan Royals maintained composure to defeat Chennai Super Kings by three runs. Particularly stunning performances came from Shimron Hetmyer’s lightning-quick 30 off 18 balls and Sandeep Sharma’s cool-headed execution of three consecutive yorkers in the last over. The combination of MS Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja provided some drama to the chase, but Sandeep Sharma’s composure under pressure ultimately gave the Rajasthan Royals the victory. For a complete match report, keep reading.

The Ultimate Showdown: Hrithik Roshan and NTR Jr. Battle it Out in ‘War 2’

Hrithik Roshan and NTR Jr. are expected to engage in a big brawl in the highly anticipated “War” sequel. The movie, titled “War 2,” is expected to be a landmark in Indian cinema. With filming expected to start in November, the production crew is already working really hard to provide fans an amazing experience. Learn more about this remarkable casting choice and what makes “War 2” one of the year’s greatest event movies by reading on.

Erling Haaland: Breaking Records and Dominating the Premier League at Manchester City

Since joining Manchester City in the summer of 2022, Erling Haaland has been on a record-breaking tear. The Norwegian striker, who also represented Borussia Dortmund, has been in sensational form, netting goals in the Premier League and other tournaments at an alarming rate. Haaland’s most recent performance was during a recent UEFA Champions League match against Manchester City and Bayern Munich. He added the third goal of the game for his club, bringing his total for the 2022–23 season to 45 goals across all competitions. This surpasses the previous mark shared by Mohamed Salah and Ruud van Nistelrooy for the most goals scored by a player at a Premier League team in a single season.

Unveiling the Thrilling Start of IPL 2023: A Review of the First Nine Matches

The value of strike rate and chasing has come to light as a critical aspect for teams wanting to win games as the IPL 2023 reaches its first phases. Six of the first nine games of the tournament have been won by teams batting second, showing a change in strategy toward chasing objectives. The importance of keeping a high strike rate has also been underscored by players’ performances like Rohit Sharma, who won Player of the Match in the most recent MI vs. DC match. We analyze the first nine games of the IPL 2023 in-depth in this article, highlighting the tendency of teams to chase and the importance of maintaining a high strike rate in T20 cricket.

World’s Largest Pigeon Blood Ruby Goes on Auction, Estimated to Fetch Over $30 Million!

The world’s biggest ruby to appear at auction will be sold at Sotheby’s Magnificent Jewels sale in New York on June 8 at a momentous occasion for the gemstone business. The Estrela de FURA, weighing an incredible 55.22 carats, is estimated to garner more than $30 million, making it the most precious ruby ever sold at auction. The ruby was cut and polished from a raw 101-carat stone unearthed in a ruby mine in Mozambique by FURA Gems, a Dubai-based colored gemstone mining and marketing firm. The Estrela de FURA is likely to challenge the world record for any ruby ever sold at auction, thanks to its intense richness of color and unparalleled size.

The Super Mario Bros Movie Breaks Records with $377 Million Opening Weekend

The Super Mario Bros. Movie made a historic entry into the record books on its opening weekend, making a staggering $377 million worldwide in just three days. The film broke the previous record for the largest opening weekend for an animated picture, The Secret Life of Pets, which grossed just over $100 million in its first weekend in 2016. The Super Mario Bros film, a big-budget version of the iconic Super Mario Bros video games, starring Chris Pratt as Mario, a casting move that was first criticized but has finally paid off for the film’s popularity. The film also made records for the highest opening for a film based on a video game and the highest opening for any film based on a video game.

Apple to Open Its First Retail Store in India Amid Reports of Rival Brands Being Banned

Apple plans to open its first real retail shop in Mumbai, India, by the end of this month, marking an important step in the company’s push into the Indian market. While the store’s launch is likely to enhance Apple’s sales in the region, sources indicate that competing companies are prohibited from building stores or posting advertisements near the store. Apple inked an 11-year leasing arrangement for the Mumbai shop, with a 15% fee increase every three years, and the minimum monthly rent for the property is Rs 42 lakh.

Microsoft Finally Resolves High-CPU Usage Bug in Firefox After Five Years

Microsoft has finally fixed a high-CPU usage bug in Mozilla Firefox that was tied to Windows Defender’s Antimalware Service Executable process. The bug caused Firefox to consume more CPU resources than Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge, but now the issue has been resolved. Mozilla’s own developers played an integral role in getting the bug fixed, and Firefox users should see an improvement in performance.