US astronaut breaks record for most spacewalks by a woman

The spacewalkers needed to hook up vital heater cables to the docking port and install shields to protect against strikes by micrometeorites. "You guys be safe and enjoy your time out", French astronaut Thomas Pesquet said inside the ISS. More..

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Trump thumps Freedom Caucus over health care
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump thumps Freedom Caucus over health care

The tweet brings out in the open the simmering intra-party conflict that has stalled the president's agenda in Congress and threatens Republican chances to regroup to push ahead on a host of issues, including t...More..

Gwent PS4 Technical Beta Begins March 31
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Gwent PS4 Technical Beta Begins March 31

The PS4 technical beta will begin on March 31st at 10 AM PD/1 PM ED/6 PM BS/7 PM CEST and ends on April 2nd at 11 PM PDT or April 3rd at 2 AM ED/7 AM BST/8 AM CEST. During the beta players will be able to creat...More..

Paul Ryan Pleaded On One Knee For Repeal Vote
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Paul Ryan Pleaded On One Knee For Repeal Vote

Do they have a super secret new bill whipped up over the weekend? "But he's going to have to tell the Freedom Caucus and the hard-right special wealthy interests who are dominating his presidency ... Republic...More..

Trump takes aim at environmental policies
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump takes aim at environmental policies

Yet it's not expected to change much in Utah, since the state's 11 affected power plants are on track to reduce their emissions. According to Bloomberg , Trump's order lays out "a broad blueprint for t...More..

Galaxy S8 says goodbye to bezels and buttons, hello to BIXBY
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Galaxy S8 says goodbye to bezels and buttons, hello to BIXBY

The phone is the first premium offering released by the South Korean company since the Galaxy Note 7 was released late a year ago, caused a public relations disaster and a massive recall after it was deemed a f...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

FBI Info May Link Trump Team To Russia

Comey stressed that not only Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to lose the election, but he also sought the Trump's victory. He went on to say the Russian...More..

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South African anti-apartheid hero Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87

Kathrada, who dedicated his life to fighting the racial injustice of white-minority rule, was also one of the most senior African National Congress (ANC) leaders to criticise President Jacob Zuma's presidency a...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung Plans On Selling Refurbished Versions of the Galaxy Note 7

What started as a rumor a few months ago was confirmed earlier today by Samsung, as the South Korean company announced it would eventually sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphones later this year. After b...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

A refurbished Galaxy Note 7 could hit the shelves soon

Samsung has announced that it will refurbish and sell some Galaxy Note7 phones, which is a reversal of its previous plans to dispose all 4.3 million of the recalled phones outright. The company made the anno...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ramaphosa asks leaders to follow Kathrada's example

The Ahmed Kathrada Foundation said in a statement that he will "be buried according to Muslim religious rights, details of which will be made publicly available in due course". He became involved in politics ...More..

If Zuma reshuffles Cabinet‚ it will be the end of him: Malema
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

If Zuma reshuffles Cabinet‚ it will be the end of him: Malema

However, Cairns cautions that it seems unlikely that clarity on the reason for the recall will be forthcoming. The rand traded 0.7 percent firmer on Thursday after a brief resurgence on Wednesday when sources...More..

BioWare Will Share Mass Effect: Andromeda Plans On 4th April
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

BioWare Will Share Mass Effect: Andromeda Plans On 4th April

I thought that Mass Effect: Andromeda was a damned good game - definitely better than the first game in the original trilogy. Based on the reviews, it seems that there are mixed reviews about the game, al...More..

Kolkata: Two dead as fire breaks out in hotel
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Kolkata: Two dead as fire breaks out in hotel

At around 3 a.m., the incident of fire was reported in Hotel Golden Park. The duo was rushed to the hospital where they were declared brought dead. The deceased, Anup Agarwal and Jugalkishore Gupta, were stay...More..

'Happy Endings' star Adam Pally arrested on drug charges
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Happy Endings' star Adam Pally arrested on drug charges

He was released after his arrest was processed, and he has a court date set for June. The news comes the same day as Pally's upcoming big screen comedy Most Likely to Murder began filming. However, Adam's ...More..

Amazon CEO Now 2nd Richest Person in the World
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Amazon CEO Now 2nd Richest Person in the World

His company, Amazon, is doing better than ever and keeps on rising. Ortega is up US$2.1 billion year-to-date. He's now worth $700 million more than Buffet, and $1.3 billion ahead of Ortega - Europe's richest ...More..

Medical societies: Climate change harmful to health
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Medical societies: Climate change harmful to health

The reports say that although most people regard climate change as a problem that will haunt them in the future, its effects are already being felt including the effects on the health of Americans and peopl...More..

United Airlines branded sexist for banning girls in leggings
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

United Airlines branded sexist for banning girls in leggings

The incident has sparked a social media storm after another passenger at Denver International Airport, Shannon Watts , tweeted about what happened. "I guess not letting women wear athletic wear?" "It singles...More..

Trump seeks elimination of Great Lakes restoration funding
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump seeks elimination of Great Lakes restoration funding

House and Senate about restoring the funding. "I am pleased to see President Trump present his budget to Congress in a timely manner". The Great Lakes and St. Some also pointed out that former President Geo...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China still committed to Paris climate change deal - foreign ministry

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said climate change was a common challenge for everyone and the Paris agreement was a landmark that came about with the hard work of the global community, including Ch...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Republicans not yet ready to abandon health care

The renewed discussion comes after President Donald Trump and Republican leaders in Congress said they would move on to issues like a tax overhaul in the wake of last week's drama, when the long-awaited bill ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Exxon Mobil urges Donald Trump to stay in Paris climate accord

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an order to undo Obama-era climate change regulations, keeping a campaign promise to support the coal industry and calling into question U.S. Trump's executiv...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Watch List: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Carnival Corporation (CCL)

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Lombard Odier Transatlantic Limited Partnership boosted its stake in Walt Disney by 71.4% in the third quarter. The stock has "Underweight" rati...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Nintendo Switch can be held vertically for some games

Nintendo's new game console, the Switch, is a really nice piece of hardware. One more Switch problem has been fixed, but by Nintendo this time. In like manner, Nintendo Switch Amazon units will be b...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Blue Origin nears testing of the BE-4 rocket

When creating this capsule, they had in mind comfort and safety most of all, but also a precise engineering. Near the top of a high arc, the rocket will detach from the space capsule, which will fall toward...More..

Eagles, Fleetwood Mac set for Classic East Festival at Citi Field
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Eagles, Fleetwood Mac set for Classic East Festival at Citi Field

Earlier this month it was also reported The Eagles would also perform without the late Frontman Glenn Frey for the first time since his death, according to an industry insider. A 2014-2015 global tour marke...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Tributes flood in for South African anti-apartheid icon Kathrada

It says Mr Kathrada passed away peacefully in a Johannesburg hospital " after a short period of illness, following surgery to the brain ". The African National Congress (ANC) has invited the public to Lut...More..

Southern California beaches could suffer unprecedented erosion
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Southern California beaches could suffer unprecedented erosion

Human efforts will likely need to increase to preserve the beaches, study lead author Sean Vitousek said in a statement. Scientists used a new model called CoSMoS-COAST - short for Coastal Storm Modeling Sy...More..

Here's why these famous landmarks are going dark on Saturday
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Here's why these famous landmarks are going dark on Saturday

Watch below: The world switches off for Earth Hour Saturday night . The WWF Earth Hour seeks to encourage people to actively pursue a more sustainable lifestyle to reduce their carbon footprint and energy con...More..

Samsung is considering selling recalled Note 7 devices as refurbished phones
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung is considering selling recalled Note 7 devices as refurbished phones

Health Canada revealed Samsung "sold or distributed" approximately 39,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in Canada and received four reports of phone batteries overheating with one incident resulting in a "minor...More..

Samsung introduces Galaxy S8, its first phone since recalled Note 7
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Samsung introduces Galaxy S8, its first phone since recalled Note 7

While the S8 is just a bit larger overall than the iPhone 7, it packs in more screen space. The new phone displays are bigger than the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge and they have curved screens that flow on...More..

SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

SpaceX Dragon capsule returns to Earth

Which means it can carry cargo up into the Space station, and thanks to its heat shield it can also protect cargo inside to be brought back towards earth. For SpaceX , Mars is still a relatively distant target...More..

Facebook app and Messenger to stop working on many devices
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Facebook app and Messenger to stop working on many devices

Facebook has rolled out three new features on its mobile application, stepping up its social media war against Snapchat. Users then have the option to post their Story to their news feed or send it to individu...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

China says committed to Paris accord as Trump undoes US climate policy

Trump's March 28 order to reexamine or kill a host of federal actions to combat climate change might help lower US energy prices but will hurt development of new energy technologies. "If China saw the U.S.as...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Galaxy Note 7 again! Samsung to launch the refurbished phones as speculated

However we have some bad news and that is according to a statement issued to The Verge by Samsung , it seems that the company will not be selling these devices in the US. In doing so, they also announced tha...More..