Astronaut and First Space Shuttle Commander John Young Has Passed Away

In a statement , NASA tweeted: "We're saddened by the loss of astronaut John Young, who was 87". He flew into space six times during his 42 year career at NASA , including two trips to the moon. "We will stand on his shoulders as we look towa... More..

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AISIA opposes duty on of Solar panels, cells
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

AISIA opposes duty on of Solar panels, cells

Strongly opposing the proposed blanket safeguard duty on import of solar panels and cells, AISIA (All India Solar Industries Association) has said that the levy will badly impact solar manufacturers operating o...More..

Morrisons, Tesco and discounters stand out in Christmas battle
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Morrisons, Tesco and discounters stand out in Christmas battle

For the 12 weeks ended December 30, Aldi's market share rose to 7.5% from 6.9% for the comparable period ended December 31, 2016, while Lidl's rose to 4.9% from 4.4%. Meanwhile, Asda's sales grew by 2.2 per...More..

Jet sacks pilots involved in mid-air brawl
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Jet sacks pilots involved in mid-air brawl

He said Malhotra used crew members for smuggling forex. The spokesperson of the Airline said that "At Jet Airways , safety of guests, crew and assets is of paramount importance". They are trying to find out ...More..

FTC Fines VTech $650K for Data Breach
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

FTC Fines VTech $650K for Data Breach

The FTC recently completed their investigation of VTech's 2015 data breach that exposed data on millions of parents and their children. "Following the cyber attack incident, we updated our data security pol...More..

Baby found dead on aircraft at Soekarno-Hatta airport
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Baby found dead on aircraft at Soekarno-Hatta airport

Cops said the suspected mum - known only as Hani - was apprehended following the horrifying discovery on an Etihad flight from Abu Dhabi, UEA. A gruesome discovery for cleaners on an Etihad plane after findin...More..

Morrisons delivers sales growth over festive season
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Morrisons delivers sales growth over festive season

There's an upbeat picture from retailers unveiling their Christmas trading figures today, although BRC analysis also out today suggests a more downbeat view of seasonal trading. Morrisons has begun supplying ...More..

Kapil Mohan, the man behind Old Monk, dies at 88
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kapil Mohan, the man behind Old Monk, dies at 88

He was 88 and died of a cardiac arrest in Ghaziabad's Mohan Nagar area, as per media reports . Mohan had launched Old Monk in December 1954 and since then, the rum, produced in Ghaziabad, had ruled the rum c...More..

Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 security update for iPhone and iPad
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 security update for iPhone and iPad

Apple confirmed on Thursday that the security flaws also affected its iOS and Mac devices, and it was already working on software fixes to protect against the vulnerabilities. One of the people that asked c...More..

Chinese media blames India for U.S. cutting aid to Pakistan
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Chinese media blames India for U.S. cutting aid to Pakistan

Still, the USA continues to assert that Pakistan harbours terrorists, asking it to "clamp down on sanctuaries used by the two militant groups to plan attacks, collect weapons, and allow fighters to recuperate"....More..

Man dies after picking up explosive device outside Stockholm metro station
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Man dies after picking up explosive device outside Stockholm metro station

Swedish police have said one man was seriously injured in the blast. The incident took place just outside the Varby Gard subway station in Huddinge - a residential district that is part of greater Stockho...More..

Kia Niro EV Concept makes its debut at 2018 CES
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kia Niro EV Concept makes its debut at 2018 CES

Kia's best-selling model in overseas markets was the Sportage compact SUV with 415,558 units sold. Kia plans on beginning testing of level four autonomous vehicles by 2021, installing connected auto technolo...More..

Is Telegram plotting a new cryptocurrency to rival Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Is Telegram plotting a new cryptocurrency to rival Bitcoin, Ethereum and Ripple?

Whereas, Ripple's XRP , the white-hot cryptocurrency that has more than doubled in the past week, fell as much as 39 percent from the all-high reached yesterday having soared to new heights on January 3. I...More..

LG Electronics' Q4 profit estimate misses expectations, shares slide
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

LG Electronics' Q4 profit estimate misses expectations, shares slide

The projection falls short of analyst expectations of an average forecast of 15.9 trillion won from a Thomson Reuters. Samsung has had to overcome a bribery scandal that saw the company's de-facto head Lee Ja...More..

Annual 'No Pants Subway' Takes Place In New York Despite Freezing Temperatures
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Annual 'No Pants Subway' Takes Place In New York Despite Freezing Temperatures

Commuters in freezing temperatures participated in one its kind flash mob and continued the 15-year-old tradition which first kicked off in NY in 2002. Hence one of the participants answered, "I forgot to wea...More..

Dunkin' Donuts menu change may cut some of your favorites
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Dunkin' Donuts menu change may cut some of your favorites

The company previously said it would ditch all artificial coloring before 2019. Dunkin' Donuts is eliminating artificial dyes from all their food and drinks in the U.S.by the end of the year, the Massachusett...More..

Use your Apple Watch to control select Whirlpool appliances
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Use your Apple Watch to control select Whirlpool appliances

Your app may talk to your Whirlpool oven , but if your connected microwave is from another brand, they won't have much to say to each other. And it has launched Scan-to-Cook technology, which will help ens...More..

What the [Bleep] Did Aziz Ansari Say in His Golden Globes Speech?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

What the [Bleep] Did Aziz Ansari Say in His Golden Globes Speech?

The limited series - whose category seems an ill fit now that HBO has ordered a second season - did so again at the Globes , where it won four awards, more than any other show Sunday night. "Nicole, I lov...More..

Ewan McGregor says Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is just 'talk' right now
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ewan McGregor says Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is just 'talk' right now

And so, it should come as no surprise to anyone at all, that when a photo of McGregor doing a P90X workout at Tony Horton's Fitness recently surfaced, a new hope began to spring from the hearts of fans ever...More..

Box-Office Weekend-Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Takes Over Box Office
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Box-Office Weekend-Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle Takes Over Box Office

The action-comedy has pushed its worldwide total to $275 million as the film scored first place in 50 markets. The ensemble jungle comedy adventure is doing a nice job of translating all of the positive buzz (a...More..

Toyota unveils concept vehicle, mobility alliance
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Toyota unveils concept vehicle, mobility alliance

So, the concept is basically a futuristic box set atop Toyota's next-generation battery electric platform and powered by the automaker's future autonomous vehicle tech. Each e-Palette is also created to be sh...More..

GoPro quits the drone business, slashes staff
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

GoPro quits the drone business, slashes staff

Morgan Stanley said in a research note earlier Monday that the price cut for the Hero6 camera would make earnings growth hard in fiscal 2018. Woodman will also reduce his 2018 cash compensation to $1, the compa...More..

Tata Motors announces Jaguar Land Rover sales figures
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Tata Motors announces Jaguar Land Rover sales figures

For the stock, greater disruption from EVs, weaker volume growth are key risks. Despite what the company calls "difficult market conditions" in Europe , this was offset by increased growth in the Chinese and...More..

Wintry mix to kick off workweek, warmer temperatures on tap this week
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Wintry mix to kick off workweek, warmer temperatures on tap this week

For Tuesday , expect mostly sunny skies and high temperatures around 38 degrees. A wintry mix in the forecast for Sunday night grabs the headlines, but most of the day Sunday in and of itself looks chi...More..

Peter Sutherland, former Irish attorney general, dies aged 71
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Peter Sutherland, former Irish attorney general, dies aged 71

Sutherland had served as Attorney General of Ireland, European commissioner for Competition Policy, founding director-general of the World Trade Organisation , and former chairman of Goldman Sachs Internationa...More..

Washoe County health officials confirm 5 died from the flu
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Washoe County health officials confirm 5 died from the flu

State health officials have confirmed 17 deaths of people younger than 65 statewide, though news reports from counties around the state indicate the death toll is in the dozens. Cold weather in much of the nati...More..

Sensex at new high on fund inflows; Nifty above 10600
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Sensex at new high on fund inflows; Nifty above 10600

The barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE too scaled a new intra-day high of 34,385.67 points. The broader NSE Nifty for the first time closed above 10,600 mark after consistent buying ...More..

Jerry Van Dyke of 'Coach' Dead at 86
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Jerry Van Dyke of 'Coach' Dead at 86

In 1965, he played Dave Crabtree in NBC series My Mother the auto, which ran for a single season. He started his career in stand-up comedy and then went on to act on the small screen in The Dick Van Dyke Sh...More..

Debra Messing calls out E! for wage inequality
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Debra Messing calls out E! for wage inequality

The Will & Grace star, 49, took the jab after Giuliana, 43, who previously worked with Kennedy, 36, for years, asked her about the Time's Up movement on the red carpet . News, and when one actress was interv...More..

Newport manager Michael Flynn dreaming of Liverpool trip after Leeds giant-killing
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Newport manager Michael Flynn dreaming of Liverpool trip after Leeds giant-killing

But County dominated for much of the match and deservedly levelled through an own goal from Conor Shaughnessy on 76 minutes. Newport seemed to have earned themselves a replay as the clock ticked into the 90...More..