Tag: Russian

CBI arrests Russian Hacker
CBI arrests Russian national in JEE Mains Exams software hacking case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday arrested a Russian national for allegedly hacking the iLeon software - the platform on which the JEE (Mains) 2021 examination was conducted.

  • Monday, 03 October 2022
Sharapova wins her 1st WTA match in Russia in 13 years

Moscow: Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova claimed her first WTA victory in her country in 13 years in the first round of the St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy. Sharapova, a five-time Grand Slam winner, beat Daria Gavrilova of Australia 6-0, 6-4 to make the second round on Monday. She will next face her compatriot Daria Kasatkina. […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
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S-400 missile deal: India reasserts independent foreign policy

New Delhi: By concluding the S-400 Triumf long-range surface-to-air missile system deal with Russia in the face of Washington’s sanctions on Moscow, India reasserted its independence on foreign policy in adherence with New Delhi stated stand that its ties with one country are free of that with a third country. After the signing of the […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Twitter hands over 201 Russia-linked accounts to investigators

Washington: Twitter has turned over to the US Senate 201 profile names of accounts associated with alleged Russian effort to meddle in the presidential election last year. The handover took place this week, Xinhua quoted US media reports saying on Friday. It was part of the social networking service’s effort to aid in the Russian […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
A 3D-printed logo for Twitter is seen in this picture illustration made in Zenica
Twitter users shared more polarising news during 2016 US election

London: Twitter users in the US shared more polarising political news and conspiratorial content from Russian, WikiLeaks and junk news sources, during the 2016 presidential election, finds a study. The findings led by researchers from Oxford University, showed that users of the micro-blogging site in some states, shared more polarising political news and information than […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Wozniacki wins Tokyo Open title, her first trophy in 2017

Tokyo: Danish tennis player Caroline Wozniacki claimed her first trophy of 2017 beating Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the Tokyo Open final on Sunday. The World No.6 defending champion defeated her Russian rival, World No.23, with a score of 6-0, 7-5 in one hour and 13 minutes, reports Efe. “It feels great to have won the […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021