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Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani detained ahead of Modi’s Ahmedabad visit

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Dalit rights leader Jignesh Mevani was “picked up” by Gujarat police from Ahmedabad airport on Friday evening, hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed for a two-day state visit as part of his birthday celebrations. Mevani’s brother Viral Mevani confirmed on social media that “some 15 to 20 policemen just whisked him away”. […]

Arm Holdings timeline: from Cambridge barn to global chip leader

1985 — Acorn develops the BBC Micro computer, used in almost every school in the UK in the 1980s. 1985 — Olivetti takes 25 per cent stake in Acorn, which had come close to bankruptcy, following a downturn in the UK home computer market the previous year. 1990 — Arm is founded as a spin-off […]

UKIP leader Nigel Farage stands down

Nigel Farage says he is standing down as chief of the United Kingdom Independence Birthday party. Mr Farage stated his “political ambition has been done” with the United Kingdom having voted to departthe ecu. He stated the Celebration become in a “pretty desirable region” and stated he would no longerexchange his mind about quitting as […]