‘Destiny 2’ Update 1.58 (2.9.2) Fixes Nodes & Solstice Glows – Patch Notes

Fixed an issue where players who completed Tommy’s Matchbook catalyst pursuit were re-awarded it. Fixed an issue where the Trials vendor engram advertised rewards at zero Power level.Note: This was simply a display error; the actual Power you would receive was not affected. Fixed an issue where the Cold Denial ornament ADS view looked very […]

Column: Remote work is here to stay. Here’s how to make it work

Policing agencies that are geared to deal with law and order in the physical world, must gear themselves better to deal with online crime. Above all, the police must develop mechanisms to collaborate with their peers in other countries. And finally, informational privacy and security must become part of the mainstream discourse a lot more […]

India Says ‘No Change on Ground Yet’ After Agreeing with China to End Border Fight

But with the U.S.-India partnership growing as part of a “Free and Open Indo-Pacific” group also involving Australia and Japan, China has continued to shore up close ties with another country locked in a deadly border dispute with India. After speaking with Jaishankar, Wang met on Thursday with Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.

U.S.-led Coalition Air Strikes Kill 20 Civilians in Syria: Activists

The U.S. coalition has not yet replied to Newsweek’s request for comment on the allegations of civilian casualties. In its daily report of strikes against ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq as part of the Operation Inherent Resolve, the coalition said it conducted one strike against an “ISIS staging area” near al-Bukamal and four strikes […]

Tuesday briefing: Brexit talks head for bitter end

There are concerns the government appears poised to renege on parts of the withdrawal agreement, with legislation to be published on Wednesday that would leave customs checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea at the UK’s discretion – rebutting terms that are meant to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland, and setting […]

Wednesday briefing: England under rule of six

Brexit changes against law – The government has dramatically admitted its bid to change the Brexit agreement on Northern Ireland would break international law. Tory MPs including the former PM Theresa May have urged the government to reconsider, fearing Britain will no longer be seen as a dependable country of laws. Sir Jonathan Jones, the […]

Friday briefing: Rio Tinto CEO quits after cave furore

Anger behind the mask – Lockdown rules and mask-wearing are causing deeper social fractures than Brexit, a poll of 10,000 people has found. The masked (58%) have severely negative attitudes towards the non-masked, and the majority (68%) of people who obey lockdown rules feeling strongly negative views towards those who break them. Significant minorities of […]

Katy couple’s Buc-ee’s photo shoot brings love, Beaver Nuggets together

Several other locations turned them down before they arrived at Katy’s massive Buc-ee’s location. The staff at the gas station accommodated the trio with enthusiasm, even offering to shine up the kolache case, Boyd said.

Happiest Minds: An IPO that flew under the radar in startup land

In an interview, Albert Hieronimus, then chairman at MindTree, was quoted as being critical of Mr Soota’s resignation. When I asked Mr. Soota about that, he responded, “Albert often used to say that I hope my ‘German English’ is not being misunderstood. I feel this is what must have happened. I somehow cannot visualize him […]

State of efficiency: How Kerala has handled the coronavirus crisis

Just before the lockdown, Vijayan announced a relief package of ₹20,000 crore. This included arrears due to contractors, loans for Kudumbashree women, pensions for those not under social security schemes, a cumulative payment of two-month social security pensions, heavily subsidised meals and a rural employment guarantee scheme. “The fiscal package has sought to put money […]