Samsung is about to start selling the Galaxy Note 7 again

Addressing concerns that plans to safely dispose of its fire-plagued Note 7 would amount to mass trashing of valuable resources, Samsung on Monday issued a statement indicating it plans to offer some Note 7s as refurbished devices or rental phone... More..

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Unemployed Jay Cutler is the most intriguing Jay Cutler
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Unemployed Jay Cutler is the most intriguing Jay Cutler

A few weeks ago former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was all bundled up as he played in the snow following his release from the team. "I guess I just don't get it", Dolphins head coach Adam Gase sa...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Spirited Australia must continue to improve, says board

There was talk of India and Pakistan playing a bilateral series past year, but it never took place. But several incidents of terror attacks and violence on the India-Pakistan border led the Indian government to...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South African anti-apartheid icon dies at 87

After a lifetime of struggle, the work of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation will cement his legacy as a resolute champion of non-racialism, reconciliation and nation building. During the past year, Kathrada was a...More..

United Kingdom on verge of kicking off historic 'Brexit' from the EU
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

United Kingdom on verge of kicking off historic 'Brexit' from the EU

Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty sets out a two-year deadline for completion of the withdrawal negotiations. It has already had an effect on the markets - the pound has fallen against the U.S. British negotia...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Not Coming To US

Samsung said on Monday it would sell refurbished versions of the Note 7, which were permanently pulled from markets globally a year ago roughly two months after their launch due to fire-prone batteries, in some...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US President Trump Signs Order To Roll Back Obama Climate Protections

Trump has not yet pulled the USA out of the Paris climate accord, a 2015 agreement among almost 200 countries to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The Republican president has repeatedly criticised his predece...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

New widget, Gboard keyboard and more

If you are interested, you can download the Google app for iPhone and iPad by tapping on the link below. Now Apple users can use Gboard, a keyboard for iPhone, without installing the app, because Google has i...More..

Kristen Bell gets nasty when the CHiPS are down
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Kristen Bell gets nasty when the CHiPS are down

You will suspect Vincent D'Onofrio's character, mostly because they reveal that part of the story early on. Shepard , who brings the same rambunctious energy he deployed for his 2012 knockabout comedy Hit a...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Google posts Android O developer video to highlight new features

This is meant to make room for the recently launched devices, Pixel and Pixel XL which should become main points for the company path from now on. Google's Pixel and Pixel XL were one of the best smartphones of...More..

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ford recalls 440K vehicles for fire risk, door latch trouble

Ford said it was aware of 29 incidents in the US and Canada, but did not receive any reports of injuries. The issue is a lack of coolant circulation, which could lead to the cracking of the engine head, thus re...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Debbie Stabenow says 'no' to Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination

Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri declined to say Tuesday whether she'd join a filibuster by her party to block a vote on Neil Gorsuch's Supreme Court nomination. "It was like a thunderbolt hit m...More..

Trump puts anti-global warming projects on chopping block
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump puts anti-global warming projects on chopping block

California and NY, home to almost one in five Americans, have embarked on the nation's most ambitious efforts to reduce the amount of climate-changing gases released into the atmosphere, setting targets that ar...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

London ISIS attack: Investigation on to find more terror links

A 39-year-old woman was arrested at an address Thursday night in East London on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts , police said . The ISIS on its propaganda news agency "Amaq" had claimed responsib...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

United Airlines Faces Backlash Over Dress Code Controversy

One of the girls changed into a dress that allowed her to board the flight. United Airlines tried to quell the social media uproar Sunday after three girls wearing leggings weren't permitted to board a fligh...More..

Jose Mourinho plotting shock swoop for £40m-rated Tottenham star Eric Dier
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Jose Mourinho plotting shock swoop for £40m-rated Tottenham star Eric Dier

Dier has played 37 games in all competitions for Spurs so far this season, also linked with Premier League leaders Chelsea. As for Dier, United may not find it as easy to pluck players from the north London...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

US probably had role in Mosul blast that killed civilians - US general

The coalition is investigating whether it caused those deaths. "The high civilian toll suggests that coalition forces leading the offensive in Mosul have failed to take adequate precautions to prevent civi...More..

Govt imposes 10% import duty on wheat, tur
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Govt imposes 10% import duty on wheat, tur

While new wheat crop arrivals have just started, the government's procurement will start from April. Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan last had last week said that the government wanted to b...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

House votes to block Obama-era online privacy rule

He said the regulations picked "winners and losers", benefiting certain companies over others. Moving forward, I want the American people to know that the FCC will work with the FTC to ensure that consumers' ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump Signs Order Reversing Obama's Efforts to Combat Climate Change

The so-called "Energy Independence" order also reverses a ban on coal leasing on federal lands and undoes rules to curb methane emissions from oil and gas production. She said the energy industry considers coal...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump signs order undoing Obama climate change policies

The executive order is seen as the first step in reversing the legislation, implementation of which had been stayed by the Supreme Court in February 2016, pending resolution of legal challenges now before the D...More..

Earth Hour to be celebrated tonight
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Earth Hour to be celebrated tonight

Egypt has announced that it will take part in "Earth Hour" and turn off lights in archaeological and touristic sites on Saturday from 8:30 PM to 9:30 PM. "Climate change affects everyone and it also has an impa...More..

Tata Tigor expected price to start from INR 4.5 lakhs in India
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Tata Tigor expected price to start from INR 4.5 lakhs in India

The XE, XT, XZ, XZ (O) and in six colour options. Launching the Tigor , Guenter Butschek, MD of Tata Motors said with the launch of Tigor the company has expanded the product portfolio and invite new custo...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

'Free App of the Week' Section Introduced on Google Play Store

Since the inception of the App Store, developers have regularly touted if an app is free in its title in an effort differentiate from competitors. The rejection notice goes on to say "Please remove any refere...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Controversies aside, India-Australia series will be remembered for long: Simon Katich

India prevailed in Dharamsala , the third new test venue unveiled in the series, after some fine individual performances pushed the balance in the home side's favour, but there was little let up in the acrimon...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Girls in leggings barred from United Flight

Shannon Watts , who witnessed the events at a gate at Denver International Airport, posted on Twitter stating that after the two girls were barred from the flight. I have flown united before with literally no...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87

But laws that discriminated against non-whites existed prior to that. But 23 years after the dawn of democracy and the fall of apartheid, Kathrada, whose family was of Indian origin, lamented that South Afric...More..

European Union to hold summit on April 29 as Brexit negotiations begin
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

European Union to hold summit on April 29 as Brexit negotiations begin

And if Brexit is about reclaiming independent, third-country status, there may be no more important provision for the United Kingdom going forward than Article 218. But May has so far rejected the call for a ne...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Free Up Storage Space On Your iPhone By Installing iOS 10.3

The good news is that iOS 10.3 officially has been released after weeks of going through beta seeding to the public and developers. Also, Apple commenting directly on Workflow App is a bit unusual too. ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

China's Tencent pays hefty sum for a 5% stake in Tesla

The company forecast in February that demand for its cars would show strong growth in the first half of this year, as orders for some models hit a record high, even while posting a loss at the end of last year....More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

BlackRock says positive on S.Africa bonds despite political noise

Zuma named Gordhan finance minister in December 2015 after he was forced to backtrack on an earlier decision to install a then little-known lawmaker in place of Nhlanhla Nene. Earlier‚ Treasury spokesperson Yol...More..

Architects Propose an Insane Skyscraper Suspended from An Orbiting Asteroid
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Architects Propose an Insane Skyscraper Suspended from An Orbiting Asteroid

Space-based solar panels would be "installed above the dense and diffuse atmosphere, these panels would have constant exposure to sunlight, with a greater efficiency than conventional PV installations". The ast...More..

North Korean missile launch fails
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

North Korean missile launch fails

South Korea confirmed it had also tracked the rocket just a fortnight after Kim's regime successfully tested four missiles. In an interview with Fox News's Rich Edson along the DMZ separating North and Sout...More..

Tuesday forecast: Dry today with rain developing in tonight
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Tuesday forecast: Dry today with rain developing in tonight

Temperatures are stuck near 50 degrees and could go as high as 60-70 degrees in some spots this afternoon, especially if the sun breaks through after the steady rain. Clouds will slowly clear out this morning a...More..

by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Ahmed Kathrada, Champion of the South African Freedom Struggle, Has Passed Away

Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu said Kathrada was "a man of remarkable gentleness, modesty and steadfastness", calling him a moral leader of the anti-apartheid movement. He was a teacher in terms of us understa...More..