Nokia 2.1 Android 9 Pie Update Now Rolling Out, HMD Global Confirms

Nokia 2.1, a budget smartphone in the new lineup Nokia brand of smartphones, is getting its Android 9 Pie update. HMD Global, the Nokia brand licensee, has released the Android Pie update for its Android Go edition phone Nokia 2.1, revealed the company’s chief product officer (CPO) on Twitter. Now available over-the-air (OTA), the software update appears to make the Nokia 2.1 the first Android Go smartphone to get the Android Pie update. The update specifics, like the size and official changelog, are unavailable at this point. Nokia 2.1 was…

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Huawei Mate X 5G Foldable Phone Design Leaked Just Ahead of MWC Launch

Samsung unveiled its first ever foldable phone earlier this week, and it looks like Huawei wants to be the next in line. While Huawei working on a foldable device has been confirmed by the company for a while now, and even the invite teased its arrival, a fresh leak pretty much cements the name and design of the first ever foldable phone from Huawei. The leak confirms that the phone will be called the Huawei Mate X, and it claims to be the ‘world’s fastest foldable 5G phone’. Huawei is…

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Nokia 3.2 (TA-1157) Passes Wi-Fi Certification, Tips Details Ahead of MWC 2019 Launch

Nokia 3.2 has passed Wi-Fi Certification ahead of its MWC 2019 launch Nokia 3.2 is anticipated to launch at MWC 2019, and now a fresh leak tips the arrival of the Nokia 3.2 again. Nokia has been working on a new smartphone with model number TA-1157 for some time now. Based on specifications and model number, this appears to be the successor to the Nokia 3.1, and may be called the Nokia 3.2. Like other Nokia smartphones, this is also expected to be a part of Google’s Android One programme.…

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Intel Says Its 5G Modem Chips Will Not Appear in Phones Until 2020

Intel executives said on Friday its 5G modem chips will not appear in mobile phones until 2020, raising the possibility its biggest customer, Apple, will be more than a year behind rivals in delivering a device that uses the faster networks. Sandra Rivera, who oversees Intel’s networking chip business, said at a media event in Palo Alto, California, that sample 5G modem chips will ship to customers this year but that Intel does not expect consumer “products in the market” until 2020. Intel has said its 5G modem chip will…

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We Have Battle-hardened Army, Don’t Mess With Us: Pak General Warns India Against Pulwama Retaliation

New Delhi: Amid the escalating tensions over the Pulwama attack, Pakistan on Friday warned India not to ‘mess’ with it and reiterated that it had nothing to with the terror strike on CRPF soldiers last week. “We can respond to full spectrum threats, we hope you don’t mess with us”, Director General of Inter-Services Public Relations, Major General Asif Ghafoor, said at a press conference. In a virtual face-off with India, Ghafoor said that the ‘battle-hardened’ Pakistani army would retaliate in case of any threat. “We have the right to…

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Hidden Chemical ‘Bomb’ Found in Devastation of Dhaka Fire

Dhaka: Mass funerals were held on Friday for victims of a devastating fire in Dhaka — fuelled by illegally stored chemicals — that killed nearly 70 people, as investigators revealed that an even bigger disaster was narrowly avoided. Hundreds of chemical drums were found in the basement of one of five blocks engulfed by the inferno in the Bangladesh capital’s historic Chawkbazar district. “A huge bomb” would have gone off had the fire spread to the basement, according to Mehedi Hasan Ansary, a professor at an elite engineering university who…

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Trump, Kim Lookalikes Stage a ‘Meeting’ in Vietnam, Police Picks Them Up for Questioning

Hanoi: Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump impersonators were held for questioning by Vietnamese police after they appeared in Hanoi, where the US and North Korean leaders will meet next week for a second summit. Kim impersonator Howard X and Donald Trump lookalike Russell White staged a ‘meeting’ in downtown Hanoi on Friday ahead of a second summit between the real Trump and Kim on February 27-28 in the Vietnamese capital. About 10 police officers later showed up at a local TV station where they were giving an interview, and…

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Total Dhamaal Movie Review: Despite Star Power, It Doesn’t Tickle Any Funny Bone

Total Dhamaal Cast: Ajay Devgn, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit Director: Indra Kumar For a change, I watched ‘Total Dhamaal’ not at a media preview as is so often the case but at a theatre near me instead in order to unapologetically, LMAO in the darkness. We can all safely agree that ‘Total Dhamaal’ falls under what is famously termed “Mindless Entertainment” genre. And in all fairness, it does follow the rules of the laughter game but a little too much. Nothing changes. With pretty much the biggest names associated with the comedy…

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Tejashwi Yadav advocated continuing cricketing ties with Pakistan after Pulwama Terror Attack

नई दिल्ली: बिहार के पूर्व उपमुख्यमंत्री और राष्ट्रीय जनता दल (राजद) के नेता तेजस्वी यादव ने शुक्रवार को कहा कि वह भारत का पाकिस्तान से क्रिकेट या कोई खेल संबंध समाप्त करने की मांग को सही नहीं मानते हैं. उन्होंने कहा, “हम पुलवामा हमले की कड़ी निंदा करते हैं और हम चाहते हैं कि इसका जवाब दिया जाए, लेकिन यह भी उचित नहीं है कि दो देश इसकी वजह से साथ नहीं खेल सकते.”  सात सितारा सरकारी बंगले पर सुशील मोदी के बयान पर भड़के तेजस्वी यादव, कहा- खूबसूरती को…

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Pakistan Govt Takes ‘Control’ of Jaish-e-Mohammed HQ After Global Outrage Over Pulwama Attack

New Delhi: Amid intense global pressure to rein in terror groups operating from its soil, the Pakistan government on Friday said it has taken control of the headquarters of the Jaish-e-Mohammed, the terror outfit that had claimed responsibility for the suicide bomber attack on a CRPF convoy in Pulwama on February 14. A statement issued by the country’s interior ministry stated that the government of Punjab province has taken over the campus comprising Madressatul Sabir and Jama-e-Masjid Subhanallah in Bahawalpur, reportedly the headquarters of Jaish-e-Mohammad and appointed an administrator to…

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