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TAG: Episode 01 | State of PC Gaming in 2018

Talk About Games is Gadgets 360’s weekly gaming show. For our first episode, we discuss the state of PC gamingin 2018. Currently, it’s been more expensive than it’s ever been to build a decent gaming PC in India, and it doesn’t help matters that game prices have become equally expensive if not more so. Join Gaming Editor Rishi Alwani and Reviews Editor ... Read More »

GST impacts state budget proposals

Hyderabad: The single tax regime- GST blues are haunting Telangana. The state government is grappling hard to prepare the budget proposals for the ensuing 2018-19 financial year, as the revenue collections under GST have gone down against the estimations ever since the new tax regime came into force on July 1, last year. On the other hand, the government is unsure ... Read More »

State finance panel comes into being

The State Government has constituted Telangana State Finance Commission and appointed G. Rajesham Goud, former chairperson of Karimnagar Zilla Parishad, as its Chairman. According to officials, Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao singed a file pertaining to the appointment on Friday. He also appointed M. Chenchaih, a retired Zilla Parishad chief executive officer as a member of the Commission. Mr. Goud ... Read More »

Greitens’ picks for State Board of Education accelerate commissioner search process

LLUSTRATION BY RICI HOFFARTH | ST. LOUIS PUBLIC RADIO With the task of going through a state Senate confirmation process approaching, Gov. Eric Greitens’ picks to the Missouri State Board of Education successfully sped up the process of finding an education commissioner over the objections of the board’s president. The governor’s five nominees outflanked three other board members during a ... Read More »

Secretary of State seeks support for computer upgrades

owa Secretary of State Paul Pate says cyber security is a “constant challenge” and it’s “vital” that his office get more state tax dollars in the next budgeting year. Pate says the I-Vote system that handles voter registration data needs attention. “That’s a system that was built over 15 years ago and obviously elections have changed dramatically since then,” Pate ... Read More »

State Bank of India to unveil Project Lotus; here is how you can gain

Saves you interest even if you pay for a purchase in installments. And lets you sell shares or cherry-pick a mutual fund scheme. A superstore that gives you exclusive deals when you shop for shoes or smartphones. Lets you check out homes within your budget. Saves you interest even if you pay for a purchase in installments. And lets you ... Read More »

The Full Nerd episode 31: The state of 4K gaming, Intel’s 4-way VR PC, upcoming PC builds

In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Dan Ma…er, Adam Patrick Murray dive deep into the state of 4K gaming. How much do 4K monitors cost these days? What sort of graphics card do you need to power a 4K gaming rig? Should you splurge on a FreeSync or G-Sync monitor? Heck, is 4K gaming even worthwhile? The live ... Read More »

CM stresses need to bring education under State list

Recipients of awards with Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy, Education Minister R Kamalakannan in Puducherry on Tuesday.   | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement Chief Minister V. Narayanasamy on Tuesday made out a strong case to bring “education” under the State list to enable states to form their own curriculum according to local requirements. Speaking after presenting awards to best teachers in the ... Read More »

Newsmaker: State fund’s CEO is all for education

While he was growing up in the township of Jouberton in Klerksdorp, North West, Lerato Nage stared poverty in the face and survived. Today, in his post as acting chief executive officer (CEO) of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas), he shoulders the responsibility of addressing the plight of needy students. Nage is undeterred, saying he is not about ... Read More »

Heavy school bags in Maharashtra CBSE, ICSE schools: State to seek centre’s intervention

School students in Maharashtra may be granted relief as the Union Human Resourse Development minister Prakash Javadekar has planned to approach the state government to discuss the issue of heavy schoolbags carried by students studying in schools affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE). School Education Minister Vinod ... Read More »