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Netflix Subscribers Can Upgrade Their Plans For Free For 30 Days

Netflix is offering its premium plans for free for one month. The new members will be provided an opportunity to move into premium plans for 30 days in which they will get all the services of premium members. At the end of the free plan period, they can choose to switch back to their previous plans or continue with the upgraded plans.

Free service by Netflix

The biggest subscription-based streaming service of the world has come up with a marketing tactic to promote its premium plans. It is offering a upgrade to its subscribers so that they can experience video streaming in a new way. Also, the free service will help them choose the best plans for their needs.

Netflix plans and upgrades

The upgrade is available for two plans – Basic and Standard. While the “Basic” subscription plan starts at Rs. 499, the subscription rate of “Standard” plan is Rs. 649.

Basic subscribers will be upgraded to Standard where they will enjoy high-definition (HD) video resolution and simultaneous viewing on two screens that is currently unavailable in the Basic plan.

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How Do Muslims Observe Fasting In Ramzan?

“Ramzan” or “Ramadan” is taken from an Arabic word “Ramad” that means “scorchedness of the earth due to excessive heat”. And the festival of fasting stands true to its name as it is observed in the hot month of May. Also, it is surprising to see that the period of fasting remains same throughout the world.

Fasting in Ramadan

Muslim fasting is an opportunity to practice abstinence from the appetites that drive their existence. But it is voluntary fasting observed from dawn to dusk in the ninth month of the lunar Islamic calendar. Dates for the Ramadan fasting are set according to the Hijri calendar and Muslims across the observe fasts on the set dates.

History of Ramadan

The start of Ramazan fasting can be traced back to the Islamic New Year of AD 622. It was the time when Prophet Muhammad migrated from Makkah (Mecca) to Yathrib that is now known as Medina and established the first Muslim community of Ummah with his followers.

The Hijri calendar has 12 months (354 to 355 days) in a year and it moves back 11 days each year as compared to the … Read the rest

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Buy Infinix Hot 9 Series Phones On Flipkart On May 29 At 12 PM

Infinix Hot 9 series will be released in India on May 29 according to Flipkart. This is in line with the teaser released by Infinix. The company released a teaser of the upcoming phones on May 20 and said that Flipkart would reveal more details about the phones. The e-retailer also announced the launch of Infinix Hot 9 phones but it didn’t share any features or specifications of those phones.

Ininix Hot 9 phones launch date

Flipkart is running a banner about launch of Hot 9 phones on its homepage. The banner reads that the phones will be unveiled on May 29 at 12 pm. The Hot 9 series has two models – Infinix Hot 9 and Infinix Hot 9 Pro. And it is expected that Infinix Hot 9 will be the same model revealed by the smartphone brand earlier in March in Indonesia but the Hot 9 Pro could be an upgraded version.

Infinix Hot 9 Pro

While Flipkart provided no details of the upcoming phones, it shared an image of image of Hot 9 Pro in its teaser page. The picture shows the phone with a quad-camera setup. … Read the rest

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Cyber Bullying Takes Another Life In South Korea

Hanna Kimura 22, a professional female wrestler who also participated in the popular Japanese reality series “Terrace House” died on Saturday. Her wrestling organization shared and confirmed the news. The organization also said that Hanna Kimura reportedly faced online bullying.

Cause of death of Hanna Kimura

The organization that shared information about her death said that the reasons for her death were unknown. The wrestler turned actor had recently postage messages on social media saying goodbye to her fans. But local media said that her death is related to the online bullying she faced over her remarks and behavior in the reality show.

Terrace House show

Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020 was a popular series about six strangers. They all were looking for love and were locked under the same roof. It was a popular show on Netflix. It was also broadcasted by Japan’s Fuji Television.

World Wonder Ring Stardom, a women’s wrestling league in Japan, said in a statement that they were very sorry to report that their Hanna Kimura had passed away. The statement further read urged people to be respectful to allow some time for things to process. … Read the rest

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Mi Launches 43-Inch Budget Friendly TV In China

Xiaomi added another model to its E series of smart TV models. It announced the launch of new Mi TV E43K in China. With this 43-inch television, the company takes its range of budget friendly models at step ahead.

Cost of Mi TV E43K

The company launched the new Mi TV E43K at a price of CNY 1,099 (roughly Rs. 11,700 in INR) and it is available for purchase through Xiaomiyoupin. Presently it is available only in China and the company has yet to share the details of its availability for international markets.

Mi TV E43K specifications

The Mi TV E43K sports a bezel less design with FHD (1,920×1,080 pixels) display with 60Hz refresh rate and 178 degree viewing angles. It packs a dual-core processor that clocks at 1.4GHz speed. The GPU is a Mali-450 MP2. The TV has 1GB RAM and 8GB of onboard storage.

For connectivity, it offers Wi-Fi and infrared. Also, there are two HDMI ports – one for running High Definition Multimedia Interface Audio Return Channel (HDMI ARC). Also, it has an AV port, two USB ports and an Ethernet port. It gives stereophonic sound with … Read the rest

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WHO Makes Harsh Vardhan Chairman Of Its Executive Board

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan is now the chairman of the 34-member World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board. He will take charge today from Dr. Hiroki Nakatani of Japan. Harsh Vardhan has been at the forefront of India’s battle against COVID-19.

Harsh Vardhan said on his appointment

He said that he was aware that he was entering that office at a time of global crisis on account of that pandemic. At a time, when the world was aware that there would be many health challenges for in the next two decades. All those challenges demand a shared response.

Functions of WHO Executive Board

The board executes the decisions and policies of the Health Assembly. Also, it advises WHO and facilities its work. 194-nation World Health Assembly signed the proposal to appoint India’s nominee to Executive Board on Tuesday.

The 34 members of the Executive Board are designated by the elected member states of the World Health Assembly. They were elected for a three-year term. The board meets twice a year – first in January and the second time in May. The meetings are scheduled just after the Health Assembly.

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