System malfunction causes emergency sirens to go off overnight in Dallas

The Associated Press reports that Dallas' emergency siren system was hacked, resulting in irregular sounding of the alarm for about an hour and a half overnight. "We can't talk a whole lot about the hack itself, because obviously we don't want this... More..

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News presenter reads out breaking news of husband's death
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

News presenter reads out breaking news of husband's death

The anchor of IBC 24 channel, which airs in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, on Friday read out a news regarding the road accident and death of three people in the morning bulletin, controlling her emotions. Th...More..

Masters 2017 odds: Rickie Fowler is the new favorite to win Augusta
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Masters 2017 odds: Rickie Fowler is the new favorite to win Augusta

Today I just got my iron shots a little bit closer to the hole it felt like. "But it's just another golf course". "I've never been in an experience like that, so I am really, really, really happy". And we saw h...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

First two Democrats back Trump US Supreme Court pick

Its decisions must ensure that the rule of law is preserved for real people, and that our Constitution continues to protect us from overreach and tyranny. In all, 33 Democrats have said they will oppose Gorsu...More..

Hasina to raise water sharing with Modi
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Hasina to raise water sharing with Modi

The Teesta deal was set to be signed during the then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Bangladesh in September 2011, but was postponed at the last minute due to objections by Banerjee. The prime minister...More..

US routs Germany 11-0, sets up matchup with Canada for gold
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

US routs Germany 11-0, sets up matchup with Canada for gold

Playing at home in Vermont in 2012, Team USA trounced Canada 9-2 on the first day of the tournament, but Canada emerged with a 5-4 overtime gold medal win. And the players on the United States and Canadian wome...More..

Venezuela opposition leader banned from running for office
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Venezuela opposition leader banned from running for office

Capriles reported the ban on his Twitter account. The opposition-controlled Congress is moving to officially censure the seven Supreme Court judges who issued a ruling last week nullifying the lawmaker body. Th...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

NKorea fires missile into Sea of Japan

Rex Tillerson , the US Secretary of State, has confirmed that Pyongyang had launched "yet another" intermediate range ballistic missile. North Korea's next step could be another underground nuclear test. No...More..

Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

The New York Times moved the ball forward a bit this morning with new details surrounding Kushner's interactions with Russian officials. On Friday, a reliable top aide to Mr. The odds are that both Bannon a...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

UP cabinet meetings to be held in different cities

It covers only crop loans taken from banks in 2016-17 for seeds, fertilisers and pesticides, said UP minister Siddharth Nath Singh. told the media post the cabinet meeting. This would cost the exchequer an addi...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Yogi waives loans for small and marginal farmers

In order to bring them back into the mainstream, their outstanding dues of Rs 5,630 crore have also been written off. The minister also said that the agriculture department is now focussing on setting up the ...More..

by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Basque militant separatists ETA say they have disarmed

The BBC cited what it said was a letter from ETA declaring it had given its weapons to civilian go-betweens. Self-described "peace artisans" earlier announced a disarmament strategy in France, but ETA had not...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

South Africa's ruling party backs embattled president

Sizwe Pamla, the union's spokesman, said the meeting will discuss the cabinet reshuffle that has cost the country one investment-grade rating and deepened a rift within the ANC. On Tuesday, the country's bigges...More..

Russia bans images of Putin linked to 'gay clown' meme
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Russia bans images of Putin linked to 'gay clown' meme

The picture is cited on the Russian justice ministry's list of banned "extremist" materials - a list that is 4,074 entries long. They also frequently espouse views Tsvetkov appeared to endorse with the now-ba...More..

Yogi Adityanath waives off Rs 30729 crore loan of U.P. farmers
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Yogi Adityanath waives off Rs 30729 crore loan of U.P. farmers

On Tuesday, it was the Madras high court's turn with its directive to the Tamil Nadu government to expand its farm loan waiver scheme substantially. In all, the amount which is being waived comes to a total o...More..

Mah to study UP farm loan waiver model Fadnavis
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Mah to study UP farm loan waiver model Fadnavis

Seeing the Sena members getting too close to Bamb, Minister of State for Housing, Ravindra Waikar (Sena) and Raj Purohit (BJP) rushed to defuse the situation. This government is not interested in extending bene...More..

GSK recalling almost 600000 asthma inhalers in US
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

GSK recalling almost 600000 asthma inhalers in US

GSK has reportedly received a number of complaints indicating consumers have been finding a bulge to the outside of the wrapper of unused inhalers. The units were made in a plant in Zebulon, North Carolina. T...More..

Nvidia Debuts New High-End Titan Xp Graphics Card With Mac Support
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Nvidia Debuts New High-End Titan Xp Graphics Card With Mac Support

It boasts 12GB of GDDR5X memory with 11.4Gbps of throughput and 3,840 processor cores running at 1.6GHz, which results in 12 teraflops of performance. But the Titan Xp GPU is different because, for the first ti...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

SP govt gave us slaughterhouses instead of doctors: Adityanath

This apart, Rs 5630 crore of NPA of 7 lakh farmers will also be written off. In what can be an attribute to the "change-in-times", or simply the soaring popularity of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityan...More..

Not every violent act is motivated by racism: EAM Sushma Swaraj
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Not every violent act is motivated by racism: EAM Sushma Swaraj

That the chiefs of missions of 43 African countries have, in a statement, hit out at the Modi government complaining that it took no "known, sufficient and visible deterrent action" against the miscreants can n...More..

April the giraffe has 'great demeanor' as birth watch continues
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

April the giraffe has 'great demeanor' as birth watch continues

April the Giraffe did not give birth on Saturday or Sunday. The zoo began streaming on February 23 on YouTube showing April preparing to give birth, drawing worldwide attraction. No, We can not induce her , ...More..

United States study: Zika causes birth defects in one of 10 pregnancies
by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

United States study: Zika causes birth defects in one of 10 pregnancies

Last May, a woman from Honduras gave birth at Hackensack University Medical Center to a baby girl with hydrocephaly, or a small head, as the result her mother's Zika infection. Florida reported a total of 164 c...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Kate Middleton looked like an actual star in her Marchesa Notte dress

As part of her role as Royal Patron of East Anglian Children's Hospices, the Duchess showed her support for the remake of the 1980s musical hit for charity. That may be an issue a few years ago but recently, cr...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

When analysts and observers of the US economy discuss the Federal Reserve's policy moves, they often point to the federal funds rate-the bank-to-bank lending rate that's closely followed by interest rates on ...More..

State Department tells embassies to ramp up visa screening
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

State Department tells embassies to ramp up visa screening

The guidance was sent in a March 17 cable to all US diplomatic missions to help American officials satisfy President Donald Trump's memorandum for enhanced vetting of visa applicants. Anil Kalhan , a law pr...More..

Judge Rejects Roman Polanski's Bid To End Case
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Judge Rejects Roman Polanski's Bid To End Case

Polanski, now 83, fled the USA ahead of sentencing in 1978 after admitting having sex with a girl aged 13. He also noted that courts in Poland and Switzerland have turned down separate extradition requests by U...More..

Starbucks to Create 240000 Jobs by 2021
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Starbucks to Create 240000 Jobs by 2021

Meanwhile, Howard Schultz will attend his last shareholders meeting as the company's CEO. "As we approach our 25th year as a publicly traded company, the Starbucks brand is as relevant today as it has ever be...More..

by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Michael Flynn left Russian speaking fees off initial financial disclosures

In the latest disclosure, Flynn admitted that he received fees for speaking at events held by the Kremlin-backed RT (Russia Today) news network, Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Kaspersky Government Security Solutions....More..

Center-right party tops Bulgaria election; Socialists yield
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Center-right party tops Bulgaria election; Socialists yield

These will be the country's tenth parliamentary elections since the start of democratic changes in 1989 and the fifth to be held before the legislature has served its full four-year term of office. The BSP ...More..

Facebook Testing 'Rocket Ship' Mobile Feed With Recommended, Local Content
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Facebook Testing 'Rocket Ship' Mobile Feed With Recommended, Local Content

However, many confused users have taken to social media questioning the addition of the rocket ship icon. But the most recent experiment appears in both the iOS and Android version of Facebook mobile, and also ...More..

Amazon Cash enables shopping on Amazon without a credit or debit card
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Amazon Cash enables shopping on Amazon without a credit or debit card

Amazon has announced ' Amazon Cash' , a new way to add cash to your Amazon balance at thousands of participating convenience, grocery, and drug stores. It's an important move on Amazon's part to better ap...More..

US House Speaker backs intelligence panel chair in Russian Federation probe
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

US House Speaker backs intelligence panel chair in Russian Federation probe

The Post cited letters from Yates' attorneys to the Justice Department . White House press secretary Sean Spicer holds up a document concerning a Washington Post story on Sally Yates as he talks to the ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Israeli cabinet approves new settlement, first in 2 decades

Around 600,000 Israelis live in more than 200 settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem. U.N. Secretary general Antonio Guterres attends the 34th session of the Human Rights Council at the European ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

NZ rowers enjoy record win with Cambridge

Cambridge clocked 18 minutes and 33 seconds to end a run of four straight losses registering only their second success during the last 10 years. Oxford captain Harriet Austin said she was proud of the way her...More..

SKorean supporters of arrested ex-president protest in Seoul
by | Monday, April 03, 2017

SKorean supporters of arrested ex-president protest in Seoul

She denies all charges. The center said there is no possibility that Park will meet her associates inside the center, as there is a principle to prohibit meetings of alleged co-conspirators. Park's removal fr...More..