DBT route likely for agriculture power subsidy, farmers to pay by meter

New Delhi: The government is considering paying a part of the agriculture power subsidy directly to farmers, instead of free or cheap electricity, as part of a move to rationalise farm sector subsidies.Coming ahead of general elections next year, the proposal, if it goes through, is expected to put more money into the hands of […]

Steroid dexamethasone approved for use in COVID-19 treatment in U.K.

“The RECOVERY trial is an outstanding example of the UK leading the world with an impressive study capable of delivering robust answers to critical questions. Although these data have not yet been peer-reviewed,” said UK Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam.

Vivint Doorbell Camera Pro review: Purging pesky porch pirates

As for pricing, the Vivint Smart Doorbell pro is on the expensive end at $250. As mentioned, the doorbell is professionally installed, which sometimes costs $99. But the $99 is the cost for installing everything in your home, not just the doorbell, so it’s hard to gauge an installation cost. For my part, my installers […]

Estee Lauder Advanced Night Repair: Is it worth the money?

The celebs who love it Eva Mendes During a Q&A on Facebook earlier this week, actress Eva, 46, revealed she’s a fan of a simple evening skincare routine, of which “incredible” ANR is a key feature. She was the face of Estee Lauder in 2015.

Sunday Drive: Suzuki Swift Hybrid LTD

However, that had been a problem in the past, with the only hybrid options being equipped with either a manual transmission or a horrific automated single-clutch manual that was the closest thing to an automatic. And seeing as Kiwi’s only really buy autos, this wasn’t really a viable option.

This tech giant up for sale is a homegrown miracle – it must be saved for Britain

Nvidia, reported to be in advanced talks with Son, is just such a possible owner. Rooted in the games industry, it has found to its surprise that its processing units are much in demand as artificial intelligence applications mushroom. Son wanted to sell Arm to an industry coalition that might protect the company’s independence and […]

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s base salary falls to $1

Sandberg cashed in the shares to help pay tax bills, although the disposals have reignited speculation that she is planning to run for public office – something she has denied. The 44-year-old was chief of staff to Lawrence Summers when he was treasury secretary under the Clinton administration and has made regular appearances at the […]

Lego Super Mario Lead Designer hints at future Nintendo sets and talks us through Lego Mario

I think that is especially important. On the other hand, it’s also a kind of product first approach meaning the quality of the product comes first. Making business out of it kind of comes second. We spent four and a half years on this, and that is quite long.

Google Pixel 4a vs. OnePlus Nord: Which is the bigger bargain?

The OnePlus Nord, on the other hand, has more impressive specs but less impressive results. Its main camera is a 48MP Sony IMX586, topped off by an 8MP ultrawide camera, a 5MP depth sensor, and a 2MP macro sensor. Such hardware sets it up to be a highly versatile camera phone, yet the reality is […]