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New social media challenge encouraging teens to disappear

There was the Tide Pod Challenge followed by the Bird Box Challenge and now the latest challenge circulating on social media has police and parents concerned. It’s called the “48-Hour Missing Challenge,” and it’s just that. Teenagers are encouraging each other to go missing for 48 hours. The goal is to see if a missing post for them shows up ... Read More »

PUBG Mobile update 0.11.0 to bring Bonus Challenge that will let you buy weapons, outfits with BC: Report

The PUBG Mobile Bonus Challenge series is open to players using Android, iOS or PC Emulators and is limited to 60 players per match. The top players get highlighted on a top 30 list. PUBG Mobile We know you have been waiting to play the zombies mode. PUBG Mobile has been tipped to bring the zombies mode in the 0.11.0 ... Read More »

The challenge of long-term finance

India is already the largest borrower from the World Bank. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint The 2008 financial crash is understood to have been caused by a combination of greedy loan-pushing bankers, carefree NINJA borrowers (or No Income, No Job or Assets), negligent rating agencies, hungry investors (for yield), and indulgent regulators. Nobody so far (outside of Iceland) has gone to jail ... Read More »

Google’s Daunting Challenge With Alphabet Is How to Organise Itself

HIGHLIGHTS Alphabet’s early days have seen more pruning than expansion A series of executives have departed since the reorganisation Creation of the Other Bets has changed what it means to work for Google Google’s self-professed mission is to organise the world’s information. But a company known for engineering excellence is still trying to solve the very human problem of how ... Read More »

One Freelancer’s Experience with the 52 Week Money Challenge

As a fashion blogger, travel enthusiast and freelance writer, Alysse Dalessandro has a variety of interests. When it comes to saving money, the 29-year-old is just as open-minded. In late 2015, Dalessandro read a blog post about the 52-week money challenge, a popular savings strategy that gained momentum on social media platforms like Facebook. The premise is simple: Every seven ... Read More »

Turkey’s Erdogan declares referendum victory, opponents plan challenge

President Tayyip Erdogan declared victory in a referendum on Sunday to grant him sweeping powers in the biggest overhaul of modern Turkish politics, but opponents said the vote was marred by irregularities and they would challenge its result. Turkey’s mainly Kurdish southeast and its three main cities, including the capital Ankara and the largest city Istanbul, looked set to vote ... Read More »

NEET ordinance: Supreme Court to hear challenge on 7 July

The petition that sought the quashing of the ordinance questioned the Centre’s flip-flop on the issue. The Centre had initially accepted the apex court’s order and later partially reversed it through the ordinance. Photo: Mint New Delhi: A Supreme Court bench presided by justice Anil R. Dave will hear on 7 July a legal challenge to an ordinance, which pushed ... Read More »

Your Ice Bucket Challenge Videos Worked! New Gene Breakthrough Discovered (Watch)

Remember the Ice Bucket Challenge from a few years back? The viral videos had everyone from LeBron James to former President George W. Bush getting buckets of icy water dumped onto their heads — all for a good cause, of course. The Ice Bucket Challenge was created to support research into a cure for ALS, or Lou Gherig’s Disease. But ... Read More »

Facebook Ramps Up Live Video to Challenge Twitter’s Periscope

Facebook on Wednesday ramped up its challenge to Twitter-owned Periscope with upgrades to the social network’s live video broadcasting feature. People using the Live streaming feature at Facebook will be able to “broadcast” to groups at the social network or in scheduled “events.” Scheduled events can even be used for online question-and-answer sessions. “We hope this new ability to both ... Read More »