BJP gets shot in arm with big expansion in the Northeast

But the parties who are supporting us are committed to work for the welfare of the people and the state. Outgoing Chief Minister Mukul Sangma was present on the occasion and mingled freely with BJP leaders. Helped by the BJP, NDA constituent NPP ,... More..

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Sessions in Sacramento: California, 'we have a problem'
by | Thursday, March 08, 2018

Sessions in Sacramento: California, 'we have a problem'

The Department of Justice is suing California over its sanctuary policies after almost one year of state Democrats attempting to obstruct federal immigration law. And he said local sheriffs can still allow ...More..

Nokia 9 is Expected to Release in August with Premium Specs
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

Nokia 9 is Expected to Release in August with Premium Specs

It is reported that HMD is preparing for Nokia 8 Pro launch in August 2018 while the Nokia 9 expected to launch later in September. As far as the internal hardware is concerned, it is also expected to com...More..

SpaceX Falcon 9 deployed successfully launching Hispasat 30W-6 satellite
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

SpaceX Falcon 9 deployed successfully launching Hispasat 30W-6 satellite

The payload is expected to deploy 33 minutes after the launch of the rocket. This time the payload is a communication satellite , weighing 60 ton. If all goes well, SpaceX will launch its second Falcon ...More..

More tech companies join fight against net neutrality repeal
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

More tech companies join fight against net neutrality repeal

It should come as no surprise that a progressive, technologically-savvy state, Washington, is setting up its own net-neutrality rules. Plus: There are 25 states total planning similar legislation . But: As ...More..

Amazon coming for bank margins?
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Amazon coming for bank margins?

The effort is still in its early stages and may not come to fruition, the people said . Walmart attempted the bank route 20 years ago, but the industry got then-Fed chief Alan Greenspan to shoot that down. I...More..

Village's bottled water delivery as pipes are burst
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Village's bottled water delivery as pipes are burst

With water issues happening right across the country, the supplier of bottled water is under pressure and the company is doing all it can to get additional deliveries to areas without water. 'We are now managin...More..

Broadcom faces new hurdle as CFIUS probes Qualcomm takeover bid
by | Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Broadcom faces new hurdle as CFIUS probes Qualcomm takeover bid

Qualcomm's shareholder vote will now be delayed at least a month as the Committee on Foreign Investment in the USA investigates Broadcom's proposed deal. Qualcomm went on to challenge an assertion that wasn...More..

May voices tariff worry to Trump
by | Monday, March 05, 2018

May voices tariff worry to Trump

Ross last month argued that steel is important to USA national security, and that current imports are hurting the domestic steel industry. BMO Capital Markets analyst Edward Sterck told the Financial Times ...More..

Saints' Alvin Kamara has amusing reaction to Saquon Barkley's combine performance
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Saints' Alvin Kamara has amusing reaction to Saquon Barkley's combine performance

But measures matter, too, and Brown's wretched week will undoubtedly stick in the minds of scouts , coaches and general managers leading up to the draft next month. Mayock said Barkley is at least equal to t...More..

Assembly Elections: Counting of votes in 3 North Eastern states on Sunday
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Assembly Elections: Counting of votes in 3 North Eastern states on Sunday

While Tripura went to the polls on February 18, elections were held in Nagaland and Meghalaya on February 27. The C-Voter exit poll, on the other hand, believes that it will be a close fight between the...More..

Walmart Raises Minimum Age for Gun and Ammo Purchases to 21
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Walmart Raises Minimum Age for Gun and Ammo Purchases to 21

It also carries symbolic weight, coming from a prominent national gun seller. Several major corporations, including MetLife, Hertz and Delta Air Lines, have cut ties with the NRA since the Florida tragedy, ...More..

Man racks up $1600 Uber fare after blacking out
by | Saturday, March 03, 2018

Man racks up $1600 Uber fare after blacking out

A drunk man's Uber trip ended up costing him $1,600. The cost of the trip was compounded because Bachman ordered an UberXL , which is more expensive than a smaller auto, and because surge pricing was in ef...More..

Comcast challenges 21st Century Fox with £22.1bn Sky interest
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Comcast challenges 21st Century Fox with £22.1bn Sky interest

In a statement, Comcast's Roberts said his company was "confident that we will be able to receive the necessary regulatory approvals". He added: "We would like to own the whole of Sky and we will be loo...More..

White House will see if North Korea is serious about talks
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

White House will see if North Korea is serious about talks

Moon also said that North Korea should show a commitment to denuclearization, something it has refused to do. But there will also be widespread skepticism among conservatives in Seoul and Washington, with man...More..

PM Modi launches Tamil Nadu government's Amma scooter scheme
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

PM Modi launches Tamil Nadu government's Amma scooter scheme

By extending education to women, you are educating the entire household. Stressing on the achievements of his government, Modi said the focus is on improving "Ease of Living" for the common citizen. As the st...More..

Unemployment on the rise as wages continue to lag
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Unemployment on the rise as wages continue to lag

There was also a downward revision to services sector output but the ONS says didn't impact on the headline GDP number. There was also a better-than-expected rise in wages, although it still trails behind inf...More..

Two Things We Learned From Billionaire Warren Buffett's Annual Shareholder Letter
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Two Things We Learned From Billionaire Warren Buffett's Annual Shareholder Letter

The company's often-impressive pace of acquisitions had slowed previous year, he noted, when the prices asked for businesses 'hit an all-time high, ' amid what he called 'a purchasing frenzy'. Known to fans as ...More..

Oil price holds up well despite volatility and uncertainty
by | Sunday, February 25, 2018

Oil price holds up well despite volatility and uncertainty

Hedge funds and money managers upped their bullish wagers on U.S. crude oil for the first time in four weeks, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) said on Friday. ‧ The US oil rig count rose f...More..

Bitcoin rises as South Korea talks 'active' support for trading
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Bitcoin rises as South Korea talks 'active' support for trading

Bitcoin prices went into free fall earlier this year that saw it dip below the $6,000 (£4294.20) mark. While stocks are tied to the performance of a company, Bitcoin price and value is largely determined by s...More..

'Baby factory' businessman wins custody of 13 kids he fathered via surrogates
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

'Baby factory' businessman wins custody of 13 kids he fathered via surrogates

A wealthy Japanese man was granted "sole parent" rights to 13 children he fathered through Thai surrogate mothers. Thailand was rocked by several surrogacy scandals in 2014, including allegations that an Aust...More..

Sony Unveils AI-Powered Ride Hailing
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Sony Unveils AI-Powered Ride Hailing

In the country, non-professional taxi drivers must pair with existing taxi firms to offer taxi services. But both Uber as a company, led now by emollient CEO Dara Khosrowshahi , and cities as an unaware pl...More..

Amazon Rewards Prime Members Who Shop At Whole Foods
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Amazon Rewards Prime Members Who Shop At Whole Foods

Starting on Tuesday, Whole Foods shoppers who pay with the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa card will earn 5 percent back at the grocery chain's US stores. However, this time a deal for 5% has extended to purchases ...More..

Man smashes fellow passenger for farting on plane
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Man smashes fellow passenger for farting on plane

But the man ignored the repeated requests and that's when pilot decided to make emergency landing in Vienna. Two men sitting near him repeatedly asked him to stop farting. However none of those removed from t...More..

CBI arrests three people in $1.8 billion PNB fraud case
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

CBI arrests three people in $1.8 billion PNB fraud case

Stop behaving as if you're guilty! "However, just recently (last week of January), this gentleman was seen and photographed with prime minister Narendra Modi in Davos (Switzerland)", the Sena said in stinging...More..