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FBI searching Joe Biden’s house in Delaware in classified documents probe

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) began a search at Joe Biden's beach house in Delaware in the latest stage of an operation to track down improperly stored classified documents. This comes following a 13-hour search at Delaware home on Jan. 20, when agents located additional documents with classified markings and also took possession of some of his handwritten notes.

Sports

Shubman Gill shatters Virat Kohli's record of highest individual score for India in T20Is

Opener Shubman Gill on Wednesday smashed the record for the highest individual score for India in T20Is in the ongoing third and final match against New Zealand in Ahmedabad. Gill smashed 126 not out off just 63 balls with 12 fours and seven sixes to achieve the feat. Former captain Virat Kohli had the previous best score by an Indian in T20Is with his 122 against Afghanistan in the 2022 Asia Cup.

Politics

Abdul Rehman Makki, deputy chief of Lashkar-e-Taiba, designated UN-listed terrorist by India

Pakistani terrorist Abdul Rehman Makki, accused of several terrorist attacks in India, has now been declared as UN-listed terrorist by India. He is the brother-in-law of Hafiz Saeed, the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba. Abdul Rehman Makki, the deputy chief of the terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba, had been blacklisted as a global terrorist by the United Nations just days ago.

Technology

Google testing ChatGPT-like products, including AI-powered chatbot ‘Apprentice Bard’

Google is testing ChatGPT-like products, which use its LaMDA (Language Model for Dialogue Applications) technology, media reports said. Under new AI-powered chat products, the tech giant is testing a chatbot called "Apprentice Bard," where employees can ask questions and receive detailed answers similar to ChatGPT, also a new search desktop design that could be used in a question-and-answer form, reports CNBC, citing sources.

Entertainment

TMKOC: 'Shailesh Lodha's accusation is wrong, payment not stopped,' makers clarify after actor said 6-figure amount is due

A day after it was reported that Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah actor Shailesh Lodha is yet to receive his dues from, the makers of the show issued a clarification and stated that the accusation by the actor is wrong. Shailesh played the role of Taarak Mehta in the sitcom for nearly 14 years before quitting in 2022.

Business

Hindenburg Research effect: Despite FPO success Adani Group stocks crash nearly 26% losing close to ₹2,180 per share

Most Adani Group stocks slumped on February 1 as concerns over stock volatility continued despite its flagship Adani Enterprises successfully closing Rs 20,000-crore follow-on public offering (FPO) yesterday. The largest companies in the conglomerate are now seeing a $84 billion decline. Adani Enterprises experienced a nearly 26 percent decline, closing at Rs 2,180.20 per share on the BSE.

Miscellaneous

Strange cloud formation in Kentucky sparks rumours after a ‘hole punch cloud’ was spotted

A strange cloud formation in Morgantown, Kentucky, United States, has excited UFO enthusiasts again, resembling a UFO or a mini tornado. A meteorologist who shared the image on Facebook explained the weather phenomenon as a “hole punch cloud”, which is a type of cloud known as a fallstreak. This is basically a large circular or elliptical hole in the clouds.