Evening Wrap-Up: Google Denies Paying Remainder of Maternity Leave, Perez Wins in Jeddah as Verstappen Finishes Second, and Other Important News of the Day
From Google denying paying the remainder of maternity leave to Sergio Perez winning the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix from pole position in a Red Bull one-two; here’s an evening wrap-up of top news, reviews, and trending stories.
Google just announced the termination of 12,000 positions. Some of the affected employees were already on approved maternity and medical breaks. They are now blaming the parent Alphabet inc. of not paying payment for the leaves. Know more
At a time when electric vehicles are increasingly becoming a viable option for those who want to beat high fuel prices, a person from West Bengal has modified his car to run on solar power. Manojit Mandal, a businessman from the state, showcased his old Tata Nano car which runs entirely on solar power and does not even have an engine. Know more
Just like every year, the World Happiness Report for 2023 has been released. The survey covered almost 137 countries. Afghanistan became the least happy country, while Finland came out on top. Know more
Sergio Perez won the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix from pole position in a Red Bull one-two on Sunday with Max Verstappen staying top of the championship after racing from 15th to second with the fastest lap. Know more