India yogi who claimed to live without food or water dies aged 90
An Indian yogi whose claims he spent decades without food or water earned him a band of devotees and the scepticism of doctors died Tuesday, his neighbour told AFP. The long-haired and bearded Prahlad Jani -- who dressed in red and wore a nose ring in the fashion of Hindu goddesses -- hailed from Charada village in the western state of Gujarat, where he spent his life in a routine of yoga and mediation. He was 90 based on his claim that he was...AFP News
YouTube says removal of China comments 'an error'
YouTube said Tuesday it was investigating the removal of comments critical of the Chinese Communist Party from the video-sharing platform, saying the filtering appeared to be "an error." Luckey, a founder of the virtual reality group Oculus who is now with a defense tech firm, tweeted on Monday that "YouTube has deleted every comment I ever made about the Wumao, an internet propaganda division of the Chinese Communist Party," and suggested the...AFP News
Facebook wallet for Libra digital coins renamed 'Novi'
Facebook's virtual wallet for yet-to-be-minted Libra digital coins was renamed "Novi" on Tuesday. The rebranding replaces the original name of "Calibra" for the Facebook digital wallet which would work with the planned virtual currency. The Novi digital wallet set to launch when Libra coins debut promises to give Facebook opportunities to build financial services into its offerings, offer to expand its own commerce and let more small businesses...AFP Money
Genius way to juice lemon without the mess
Ah, TikTok. You just never know what kinds of handy hacks you’ll find on there. A TikTok user has shown a simple-yet-incredibly-effective way to juice a lemon, without all the messy stuff. This is the tutorial you never knew you actually needed. Jacqui Baihn is a nutritionist who specialises in gut and hormone health. She […]Evoke.ie Lifestyle
Singapore crowned as best city in managing post-COVID-19 era
The city-state came first as well with the lowest change in unemployment rate. Singapore ranked first amongst the best OECD nations in managing the post-COVID-19 economy, according to a research from FutureLearn. Singapore also came in foremost when it comes to a projected YoY change in unemployment rate, with a score of only 0.2, followed by cities in Switzerland with 0.42 and Japan cities with 0.64.Singapore Business Review Money