According to the New York Times Elon Musk aimed to increase Twitter's annual revenue to 26.4 billion USD by 2028. Advertising will fall to 45% , subscriptions are expected to pull 10 billion USD, average revenue per Twitter user to 30.22 USD by 2028. He has promised to revitalize the company with the expectation of 11,072 employees by 2025. On May 5 Musk listed the names of high profile investors.
The New York Times, on September 29, clarified in its tweet that it didn't publish any news on its front page praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the USA last week. Reportedly, a fake image had gone viral of the new paper stating on the top, ''Last, Best Hope of Earth'' along with the picture of Modi. ''This is a completely fabricated image,'' tweeted the NYTimes Communications.
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The New York Times has posted a controversial job description on July 1 for those adhering to anti-Hindu and anti-Modi views to work as a South Asia Business Correspondent in New Delhi. Furthermore, it stated that any qualified applicants are welcome, “including those with criminal histories.” Besides, it claimed Narendra Modi 'has moved to rival China's economic and political heft in Asia-a drama that plays out along their tense border'.
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The New York Times' first woman copy editor, Betsy Wade, passed away at 91 on December 3. She had also fought a legal case against the newspaper over its gender-biased policies. Interestingly, Wade pioneered the use of "Ms.", instead of "Mrs." or "Miss", for women in news articles of The Times. Wade became the first woman to lead 'NewsGuild' and had received the lifetime achievement award of the Silurians Press Club in 2016.
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