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Video | Maharashtra Assembly Elections से पहले Shinde और Uddhav गुट का शक्ति प्रदर्शन | City Centre

  Maharashtra Politics: शिवसेना के दोनों धड़ों ने आज पार्टी का 58वां स्थापना दिवस मनाया. उद्धव ठाकरे गुट ने परंपरा के अनुसार मुंबई के शणमुखानंद हॉल में स्थापना दिवस मनाया. जबकि एकनाथ शिंदे गुट का कार्यक्रम वर्ली के नेशनल स्पोर्ट्स क्लब ऑफ इंडिया- NSCI डोम में हुआ. कोशिश खुद को असली शिवसेना साबित करने की है। महाराष्ट्र विधानसभा चुनावों से पहले शिवसेना के दोनों धड़ों ने स्थापना दिवस के ज़रिए शक्ति प्रदर्शन किया। Source link ...
TDP, which had opposed EVMs after 2019 defeat, hits out at Jagan for backing Oppn’s paper ballot push
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TDP, which had opposed EVMs after 2019 defeat, hits out at Jagan for backing Oppn’s paper ballot push

Hyderabad: Former Andhra Pradesh chief minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy has joined the growing chorus of voices calling for a reversion to voting via ballot papers in elections, raising concerns over the risks of using Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs).Jagan’s latest take on EVMs is in total contrast to that of the Bharatiya Janata Party, with which he had maintained a friendly equation during the last five years.   The BJP — leader of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), which the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) is a member of — has been strongly backing the use of electronic machines. But the Opposition, led by the Congress, wants to either do away with EVMs or have 100 percent VVPAT (Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail) verification. Show Full Article Two week...
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Ozone layer at risk from Elon Musk’s Starlink satellites? New study shows – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A new study warned that the rapid increase in Starlink satellites launched by Elon Musk's SpaceX could significantly deplete Earth's ozone layer. With 6,000 of the 8,100 objects currently in low Earth orbit belonging to Starlink, the environmental impact of these satellites is raising concerns among scientists.Joseph Wang, a researcher in astronautics at the University of Southern California and the corresponding author of the study, said, "Only in recent years have people started to think this might become a problem.We were one of the first teams to look at what the implication of these facts might be."SpaceX has already received permission to launch an additional 12,000 satellites, with plans for up to 42,000. Other companies, including Amazon, are also planning to launch l...
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Video | Team Thackeray vs Shinde Sena Amid EVM Row On Seat INDIA Lost By 48 Votes

Amid the row over news reports claiming that the phone of a Shiv Sena candidate's aide was connected to an EVM during counting of votes in Mumbai's North West Lok Sabha seat, leaders of NDA and INDIA bloc in Maharashtra are trading barbs. Ravindra Waikar, a leader of Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena won the Mumbai North West seat by a margin of just 48 votes. The runner-up was Amol Kirtikar from Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray). The Thackery-led faction bagged nine Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, while Mr Shinde's Sena got seven. Soon after the news reports emerged, leaders of Uddhav Thackeray's party demanded that the CCTV footage of counting day be released. Source link
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Dubai Police adds Elon Musk’s Tesla Cybertruck to its elite fleet – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Dubai Police added the Tesla Cybertruck to their fleet, aiming to support ecological sustainability and new technology. Their collection already includes vehicles like the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S, Ferrari FF, Bugatti Veyron, and Lamborghini Aventador.The Cybertruck, known for its unique design, first appeared while escorting Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the Crown Prince of Dubai, along with a Mercedes-AMG G63.The Dubai Police shared pictures of the Cybertruck in their green and white colors on social media.The Dubai Police announced on their official X account, formerly known as Twitter, that they have added the Tesla Cybertruck to their tourist police patrol fleet. Elon Musk, Tesla’s CEO, responded to the post with a brief “Cool” and a sunglasses emoji....
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EVM debate: Rajeev Chandrasekhar doubles down attack on Elon Musk, calls him ‘factually wrong’ | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In yet another sharp counter to Elon Musk's views on Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), BJP leader Rajeev Chandrasekhar called the Tesla co-founder and CEO "factually wrong." Chandrasekhar, while speaking to news agency ANI, said that Musk's suggestion about 'all EVMs being hackable' was too broad and inaccurate. "To claim that there cannot be a secure digital product in the world is to then say that every Tesla car can be hacked.He is factually wrong," he said."Musk was commenting in the context of some EVMs in the US, specifically in Puerto Rico," Chandrasekhar explained. "He made this sweeping comment that all EVMs can be hacked. I am nobody to get into an argument with somebody like Elon Musk. But that statement or that generalization was far too sweeping for it to be lef...
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Sam Pitroda joins EVM debate, says it is possible to manipulate | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Sam Pitroda on Monday joined the ongoing debate over the possibility of hacking Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) and said that the EVMs can be manipulated. "I have spent about 60 years in the forefront of electronics, telecom,IT, software, complex systems and a lot more. I have studied EVM system carefully and believe that it is possible to manipulate.The best approach is the traditional paper ballot to count as casted," he said in a post on X.Sam Pitroda, a renowned figure in the telecommunications industry, tendered his resignation as the chairman of the Indian Overseas Congress, last month. Pitroda's decision to step down followed a controversial statement he made on Wednesday, where he said, "people of the east look like the Chinese and those of the south look like Afric...
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‘Rahul Gandhi’s Jamaat Of Doubters…’: BJP On Opposition’s Claim Of ‘EVM Black Box’

BJP spokesperson Shehzad Poonawalla has said that Rahul Gandhi was using the 'EVM black box' claim to hide his black deeds. He said the Congress leader was peddling lies to shift the focus from the rising petrol and diesel prices in Karnataka. "Rahul Gandhi who speaks of the black box wants to hide his black deeds and therefore he wants to use a half-baked story to peddle his lies and fakery. To hide the black deeds of Karnataka where the price of diesel and petrol has been increased, he is using a fake story and peddling half-truths and full lies," Poonawalla told news agency ANI. #WATCH | Delhi: On Congress MP Rahul Gandhi's statement on EVMs, BJP spokesperson Shehzad Poonawalla says, "Rahul Gandhi who speaks of black box wants to hide his black ...
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Video | EVM Hacking: क्या है EVM विवाद? क्या सच में Ravindra Waikar के रिश्तेदार ने मशीन से किया फेरबदल

लोकसभा चुनाव 2024 के दौरान मुंबई की उत्तर पश्चिम सीट पर हुए विवाद पर मुंबई पुलिस एक्शन मोड़ में है. मौजूदा सांसद रविंद्र वायकर के रिश्तेदार पर मामला दर्ज़ हो गया है. इस सीट पर महज़ 48 वोट से जीते थे रविंद्र वायकर. बीते 4 जून को मुंबई के गोरेगांव में स्तिथ वोट काउंटिंग सेंटर के अंदर मोबाइल लेकर जाने में मनाई के बावजूद मोबाइल का इस्तेमाल करने को लेकर पुलिस ने मंगेश पांडिलकर के खिलाफ FIR दर्ज किया है.   Source link ...
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‘EVMs In India Are A Black Box’: Rahul Gandhi Seconds Elon Musk’s Concerns Amid Fresh Debate

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi raised serious concerns over the transparency of India's electoral process on Sunday, criticising Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) as opaque systems that lack scrutiny. Gandhi’s comments come amidst a debate on the integrity of EVMs in elections in India and now abroad with Tesla and X CEO Elon Musk calling for a ban on the devices in the context of US Presidential elections as well as recent irregularities reported in Puerto Rico polls. "EVMs in India are a black box which nobody is allowed to scrutinise them. Serious concerns are being raised about transparency in our electoral process. Democracy ends up becoming a sham and prone to fraud when institutions lack accountability," Gandhi asserted, sharing a media report on so...
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Indian EVMs Are ‘Built Right’: Rajeev Chandrasekhar Offers Tutorial, Elon Musk Says Anything Ca

Former Union Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar on Sunday schooled X owner Elon Musk on the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and its possibility of getting hacked. This came in as a response to Musk issuing a statement to eliminate electronic voting machines. He said that the risk of being hacked by humans or AI, while small, is still too high. Chandrasekhar in response said that this was a huge sweeping generalisation statement that implied no one can build secure digital hardware. The former Union Minister tweeted, "Elon Musk's view may apply to the US and other places, where they use regular compute platforms to build Internet-connected Voting machines. But Indian EVMs are custom designed,  secure and isolated from any network or media - No connectivity, no...
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‘Black box’: Rahul Gandhi backs Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s concerns over EVMs | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday backed Tesla CEO Elon Musk's concerns regarding Electronic Voting Machines (EVM) and called it a "black box"."EVMs in India are a black box, and nobody is allowed to scrutinize them. Serious concerns are being raised about transparency in our electoral process.Democracy ends up becoming a sham and prone to fraud when institutions lack accountability," Rahul Gandhi said in a post on X.In a recent post on X, Elon Musk expressed his concerns about electronic voting machines, stating that they should be eliminated due to the risk of being hacked by humans or AI, even if the risk is small.However, former Union minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar strongly opposed Musk's statement, labeling it as a "huge sweeping generalisation" that lacks accuracy. ...
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Why Elon Musk thinks we should ‘eliminate’ electronic voting machines – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Multi-billionaire Elon Musk has advised that electronic voting machines (EVMs) should be eliminated as it is prone to "getting hacked" by humans of Artificial Intelligence (AI)."We should eliminate electronic voting machines. The risk of being hacked by humans or AI, while small, is still too high," wrote Musk on X, which he owns.The Tesla chief was reacting to the irregularities reportedly discovered in the EVMs during Puerto Rico's primary elections.According to several media reports, there were hundreds of irregularities in the EVMs and multiple glitches were noted. However, a paper trail allowed the votes polled to be tallied, which averted possible counting discrepancies. Reliability of EMVs for polling has also been a raging issue in India, with the opposition demanding...
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‘Eliminate’ EVMs: X Chief Elon Musk Cites ‘High’ Risk Of Hacking By Humans Or AI

Tesla and X CEO Elon Musk has called for the elimination of electronic voting machines (EVMs), citing concerns over potential hacking threats by humans or artificial intelligence. "We should eliminate electronic voting machines. The risk of being hacked by humans or AI, while small, is still too high," Musk stated. We should eliminate electronic voting machines. The risk of being hacked by humans or AI, while small, is still too high. https://t.co/PHzJsoXpLh — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 15, 2024 This stance comes as Robert F. Kennedy Jr., an independent candidate for President of the United States, has been advocating for a return to paper ballots to ensure election integrity. Kennedy's call to action comes in the wake of recent voting irregu...
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Elon Musk Allegedly Had Sex With SpaceX Employee, Asked Another Female Staff To Have His Babies

Tech billionaire Elon Musk had a sexual relationship with an employee who was a former intern at his firm SpaceX and later joined his executive team, says a report by The Wall Street Journal (WSJ). Musk allegedly asked another employee to have his babies, which she declined. Following her refusal, she was denied a raise and Musk reportedly criticised her performance. The exclusive report by WSJ further claimed that the tech billionaire fostered a workplace culture at both SpaceX and electric vehicle (EV) maker Tesla that made female employees "feel uncomfortable." Musk Gave Female Employees 'Unusual Amount Of Attention' The report, citing female employees at Tesla, claimed that he gave these women "an unusual amount of attention" or pursued them. Meanwhi...
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‘Apple Has No Clue What’s Actually Going On’: Elon Musk Cries Foul, Threatens To Ban Apple

Elon Musk took to X (formerly Twitter) on Tuesday and announced plans to ban the use of Apple devices at his companies if the Cupertino giant incorporates OpenAI technology into its operating system. Musk, known for his roles as CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, as well as owner of X, criticised the potential security risks of integrating OpenAI at the OS level. "If Apple integrates OpenAI at the OS level, then Apple devices will be banned at my companies. That is an unacceptable security violation," Musk stated in his tweet. He further elaborated that visitors to his companies would be required to surrender their Apple devices, which would then be stored in a Faraday cage to prevent any potential data breaches. And visitors will have to check their Apple d...
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Video | Elon Musk Congratulates PM Modi: PM Modi ने एलन मस्क के बधाई संदेश का जवाब दिया | Tesla | Election

Elon Musk Congratulates PM Modi: टेस्ला (Tesla) के प्रमुख इलॉन मस्क ने प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी (PM Narendra Modi) को जीत पर बधाई दी है... सोशल मीडिया पर मस्क ने नरेंद्र मोदी को संबोधित करते हुए लिखा कि... दुनिया के सबसे बड़े लोकतांत्रिक चुनावों में आपकी जीत के लिए बधाई! भारत में मेरी कंपनियों की ओर से किए जाने वाले रोमांचक काम का बेसब्री से इंतज़ार है। Source link ...
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‘First step to marriage hunting’: Japan launches dating app to boost fertility rate – Times of India

NEW DELHI: In a bid to boost the falling fertility rate of Japan, local officials in Tokyo have launched an AI-based dating app which is scheduled to get operational by the end of the year, CNN reported.“Please use it as ‘the first step’ to begin marriage hunting,” the app's website says adding, “Based on your values and the values you seek in a partner, which can be determined by taking a diagnostic test, AI will introduce you to a compatible person.”“What cannot be measured by appearance or conditions alone may lead to unexpected encounters,” the app reads.The app received appreciation from Elon Musk who called it a "radical action". In a post on X, Musk said, “I’m glad the government of Japan recognizes the importance of this matter. If radical action isn’t taken, Japan (and many oth...
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Elon Musk Congratulates Modi Over LS Success, Says ‘Looking Forward To Do Exciting Work’

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi on successfully securing a third term in power saying he is looking forward to doing exciting work in India. "Congratulations @narendramodi on your victory in the world’s largest democratic elections! Looking forward to my companies doing exciting work in India," Elon Musk said in a post on X. Congratulations @narendramodi on your victory in the world’s largest democratic elections! Looking forward to my companies doing exciting work in India. — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) June 7, 2024 Narendra Modi is scheduled to take oath as the prime minister for a third consecutive term on Sunday evening as President Droupadi Murmu has invited him to form the government. In the recently held Lo...
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SpaceX Successfully Conducts 4th Flight Test Of Starship, It Splashes Down In Indian Ocean

SpaceX successfully conducted the fourth flight test of Starship, the largest and most powerful launch system in the world, on June 6, 2024, at 6:20 pm IST. Designed and built by SpaceX, which is a Hawthorne-based aerospace firm, Starship was launched from Starbase in Texas. Starbase is one of the world's first commercial spaceports designed for orbital missions, and is the site for development and manufacturing of Starship.  The fully integrated Starship spacecraft and Super Heavy rocket Source link