Defiant Trump says he had 'right' to share info with Russian Federation

In the Middle East, the U.S. formally and informally shares information with several countries in the fight against ISIS and other terror groups including Jordan, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Turkey, among others. Trump's first f... More..

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Arrests over murder of South Africa star Mandla Hlatshwayo
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Arrests over murder of South Africa star Mandla Hlatshwayo

Mandla Hlatshwayo was murdered while trying to help two women who were being robbed by an armed gang at a pub in Pimville Soweto together with his friend Oupa Duma. The Radio's CEO, Mpho Mhlongo, shared the sad...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

South Korea, US agree to hold summit in late June

Kim Jong Un's regime fired yet another ballistic missile on a very steep trajectory - perhaps demonstrating a capability to conduct an electromagnetic pulse attack that could devastate the South with a single n...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCrypt Ransomware Windows Patch: Microsoft Tells Government To Stop Hoarding Security Vulnerabilities

Microsoft had released a patch for the vulnerability earlier this year, but many systems that had not installed the updates were hit. In April, a group of hackers calling themselves the ShadowBrokers - thei...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Telefonica among victims of global ransomware attack

It was benign because it contained a flaw that prevented it from taking over computers and demanding ransom to unlock files but other more malicious ones will likely pop up. WannaCry is a form of "ransomware" t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Dean Street sexual health services closed 'until further notice' after

The worldwide "ransomware" cyberattack spread to thousands more computers on Monday as people across Asia logged in at work, disrupting businesses, schools, hospitals and daily life. Now they are asking anythin...More..

New species of armored dinosaur is 'best preserved' of its kind
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

New species of armored dinosaur is 'best preserved' of its kind

What he had found was a 1130kg dinosaur fossil, which was soon shipped to the museum in Alberta , where technicians scraped extraneous rock from the fossilised bone and experts examined the specimen. The fossi...More..

Nokia 3310 will be available in India from May 18
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Nokia 3310 will be available in India from May 18

New Delhi, MaY16 :Nokia has finally launched its 2017 version of the "legendary" Nokia 3310 in India. But, the company has done it so earlier. Nokia 3310 is available only through offline and priced at Rs...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Running Windows? How to protect against the big ransomware attack

French carmaker Renault said its Douai plant, one of its biggest sites in France employing 5,500 people, would be shut on Monday as systems were upgraded. Smith's blog post did not address another factor in...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyberattacks level off after global pushback, but fears persist

In China, "hundreds of thousands" of computers at almost 30,000 institutions and organisations were infected by late Saturday, according to Qihoo 360, one of China's largest providers of antivirus software. Mic...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea launches a new unidentified missile as tensions with USA fester

North Korean state media claimed that Sunday's test proved that the country could launch a missile with a nuclear tip. South Korea has sent special envoys to the US, China, Germany, Japan and Russian Federati...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

RBI asks banks to be cautious of Wannacry ransomware hitting ATMs

British intelligence chiefs have warned that businesses must brace for further cyber attacks after the debilitating WannaCry virus swept through computers around the world in the past few days. The Japan Comp...More..

Creative and Unique Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Creative and Unique Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Many of us would have already bought gifts, greeting cards and planned to go out with our mothers to celebrate Mother's Day . If your mother is alive and well, by all means go to wherever she is if you...More..

Pope says he won't try to convince Trump to soften immigration policies
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Pope says he won't try to convince Trump to soften immigration policies

Reflecting on his journey, the Pope said , "At Fatima I was immersed in the prayer of the faithful holy People, prayer that for one hundred years has flowed there like a river, for the maternal protection of M...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

North Korea missile programme progressing faster than expected, says South

Yet another missile launch by North Korea also appeared to have little impact, while upbeat talk on trade and infrastructure investment at a top-level conference in China brightened sentiment. It again demanded...More..

Melissa McCarthy Rides Through New York as Spicer
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Melissa McCarthy Rides Through New York as Spicer

You weren't seeing things if you thought you spotted White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer outside CNN's New York City offices Friday. Tonight, Melissa McCarthy makes her way back to Studio 8H for yet a...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's firing highlights Trump media team chaos
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation chief's firing highlights Trump media team chaos

The FBI has never had a female director. Shutting down news briefings, the association said in a statement , "would reduce accountability, transparency, and the opportunity for Americans to see that, in the US...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

Computers booting up to start the workweek might continue the spread of "WannaCry", a ransomware attack where hackers lock down a computer and threaten to delete all its data unless a ransom is paid. Mikko Hy...More..

Maruti rolls out all new Dzire at Rs 5.45 lakh
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Maruti rolls out all new Dzire at Rs 5.45 lakh

The third generation Maruti Suzuki Dzire that was launched in Delhi today has received 33000 bookings till date of which petrol and diesel are in equal ratio, according to the company. This is thanks to a h...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Old Windows PCs can stop WannaCry ransomware with new Microsoft patch

The software tools to create the attack were revealed in April among a trove of NSA spy tools that were either leaked or stolen. Code for exploiting that bug, which is known as "Eternal Blue", was released on...More..

NASA to Launch the Lightest Satellite in the World
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NASA to Launch the Lightest Satellite in the World

APJ Abdul Kalam. He has developed this satellite under the contest " Cubes in Space " which was organized by United States space agency NASA and idoodlelearning Inc. He said, " We did a lot of research on dif...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

'WannaCry' ransomware attack: What we know

The initial attack, known as " WannaCry ", paralyzed computers running Britain's hospital network, Germany's national railway and scores of other companies and government agencies around the world. First, don...More..

Delhi- Two students killed, five injured as auto flies-off bridge
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Delhi- Two students killed, five injured as auto flies-off bridge

Sanchit and Ritu were killed on the spot, while Rajat died during treatment. There were seven students travelling in the auto. Two of the students-Sanchit Chhabra and Ritu Singh died on the spot while Rajat, wh...More..

Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Leak May Reveal Details About Intel's Upcoming i9 Processors

The most powerful of the new processors is the Core i9-7920X. The i9-7920X comes next with 16.5Mb of onboard L3 cache and supporting 44 PCIe lanes. Current 8-core/16-thread processors are already ahead of t...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Security Council condemns NKorea missile test

North Korea's official Rodong Sinmun newspaper devoted half of its six-page Monday edition to coverage of the missile test, with vivid colour photographs of the launch and jubilant leader Kim Jong Un celebrat...More..

Putin Speaks Out Against Nuclear Expansion But Warns Against Intimidating North Korea
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Putin Speaks Out Against Nuclear Expansion But Warns Against Intimidating North Korea

Following North Korea's latest missile launch, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Moscow stands firmly against any countries' acquisition of nuclear arms, but in North Korea's case, the best strategy ...More..

Cartoon of the Day: Antonio Conte's winning formula
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cartoon of the Day: Antonio Conte's winning formula

Manager Antonio Conte and his Chelsea players were able to take the acclaim on a lap of honour after the final whistle - but they were made to work for the win by a fired-up and physical Watford. Despite scor...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Judge grants partial injunction against Uber in Waymo auto case

But the judge scolded Waymo for being "overbroad" in what it says are 121 trade secrets involved in the case. A federal judge has ordered Uber not to use technology that a key executive downloaded before he...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

Researchers say new variants of the software have a similar kill switch , but they refer to different domains. Within a few hours, WannaCrypt/WannaCry ransomware has impacted more than 45,000 computers as per ...More..

Bafana coach Baxter makes maiden address
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Bafana coach Baxter makes maiden address

We will give them a game", Baxter told a press conference after his unveiling in Johannesburg on Monday. Speaking for the first time since his appointment as a replacement for Shakes Mashaba, Baxter said he i...More..

US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

US to look at proposed tronc-Sun-Times deal

Tronc, Inc. publishes several major daily newspapers in the USA states of California, Illinois, Florida, Maryland, Connecticut, Virginia and Pennsylvania, including the Chicago Tribune , Los Angeles Times, Orl...More..

Scientists find 38 million pieces of trash on Pacific island
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Scientists find 38 million pieces of trash on Pacific island

I was totally wrong. One of many hundreds of crabs that now make their homes out of plastic debris. (By comparison, Manhattan is 22 square miles in size.) Henderson island sits in the path of the South Pacif...More..

Moon and China's Xi agree to improve ties, denuclearize N. Korea
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Moon and China's Xi agree to improve ties, denuclearize N. Korea

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday invited South Korea's new president to the White House, as the long-time allies try to forge a common strategy to tackle North Korea. "It is crucial that Trump and the nex...More..

Rohtak gang rape: postmortem reveals chilling details of brutality
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Rohtak gang rape: postmortem reveals chilling details of brutality

The mother of 10-year-old girl, who was found to be five months pregnant after being raped repeatedly allegedly by her stepfather, has moved a city court seeking permission to abort the foetus. Meanwhile, in Gu...More..

White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

White House: Cyberattack has not affected US government

The country is considered vulnerable thanks to a large number of computers running on older Microsoft operating systems. So far only a few victims of the attack appeared to have paid, based on publicly availa...More..