Petrol, diesel price cut by 1 paisa a litre

Diesel rates were reduced by a similar proportion to ₹73.20. Notably, domestic petrol and diesel prices touched a record high on Friday. This morning, the Indian Oil website first showed 60 and 56 paise a litre cuts in petrol and diesel price... More..

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Stocks end lower as Italy fears hit bank shares
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Stocks end lower as Italy fears hit bank shares

Italy faces the prospect of fresh elections after populist anti-establishment, euroskeptic parties failed to form a government. The sharp downturn followed from an equally harsh session on Wall Street on...More..

Tesla in 'Autopilot' mode crashes into parked police vehicle
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Tesla in 'Autopilot' mode crashes into parked police vehicle

This week, Palo Alto-based Tesla said Autopilot was not engaged when a Model S veered off a road and plunged into a pond outside San Francisco, killing the driver. In Utah this month, a Tesla Model S was in...More..

Trump to Impose Tariffs on $50B of China's Tech Goods
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Trump to Impose Tariffs on $50B of China's Tech Goods

While the White House has not confirmed the full list of product types that will be subjected to the 25 per cent tariffs , it did note that the tech-heavy Made in China 2025 strategy will be targeted. "Right...More..

JAB to Buy Sandwich Chain Pret A Manger From Bridgepoint
by | Wednesday, May 30, 2018

JAB to Buy Sandwich Chain Pret A Manger From Bridgepoint

A year ago it was reported that Philippines fast food chain Jollibee Foods Corp was exploring a bid worth more $1 billion (£0.75billion) to buy Pret. The sandwich chain, founded in London in 1986, now operate...More..

Here's What You Need To Know About Starbucks's Bias Training Shutdown Today
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Here's What You Need To Know About Starbucks's Bias Training Shutdown Today

Perception executive director Alexis McGill Johnson told Associated Press that the aim of anti-bias training is not to "say you're a bad person because you have a stereotype about a group, but say this is why...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation urging people to reboot routers, due to malware threat
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation urging people to reboot routers, due to malware threat

According to a report by arstechnica , the malware has infected at least 500,000 devices in the U.S. According to researchers from the security team at Cisco's Talos , the malware was most likely developed an...More..

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices hiked for 16th straight day

He said: "Central government saves Rs 15 on every litre of petrol due to fall in crude oil prices ". Along with Delhi, prices in Mumbai and Chennai have already reached record levels. The revisions continu...More..

Opec, Russia prepared to raise oil output under US pressure
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Opec, Russia prepared to raise oil output under US pressure

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and its allies, including Russian Federation, could ramp up more oil to global markets "in the near future" to fill the gap from US sanctions on ...More..

Jeff Bezos Announces The Expanse Is Moving to Amazon
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Jeff Bezos Announces The Expanse Is Moving to Amazon

Season 3 of The Expanse (which is still airing on SYFY) finds Earth, Mars and The Belt at war, with each competing entity vying for control. The show's Amazon pickup had been rumored - Bezos is reportedly...More..

Heavy traffic expected for Memorial Day weekend
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Heavy traffic expected for Memorial Day weekend

That drop, however, won't show up in this weekend's gas prices and is unlikely show up at all unless the price of crude oil stays at that level or falls lower. "WIthout a doubt people are noticing and they're...More..

Brazilian lorry drivers’ strike will end by force, president warns
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Brazilian lorry drivers’ strike will end by force, president warns

Oil workers, who say they support the protests and oppose Petrobras pricing policy that closely tracks global oil market, announced a strike at refineries starting on Wednesday. State-run oil company Petroleo B...More..

VPNFilter: FBI Issues Warning to Reboot Internet Routers
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

VPNFilter: FBI Issues Warning to Reboot Internet Routers

Talos said in its report that it noted a "sharp spike" on 8 May 2018 in the amount of devices infected with VPNFilter, almost all of them located in Ukraine; that particular infection, the group said , was...More..

Man accused of starting fight on flight after attendant wouldn't serve beer
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Man accused of starting fight on flight after attendant wouldn't serve beer

Felix then said to the flight attendant, "You're my bartender?" He continued to call the flight attendant a "f***t" and a "b****". The men were then immersed in a scuffle. Fellow passengers tried to calm Felix ...More..

Govt considers windfall tax on oil producers; ONGC drops 5%
by | Monday, May 28, 2018

Govt considers windfall tax on oil producers; ONGC drops 5%

The price Brent crude oil, however, has declined around $3 per barrel in the last two days, which raises hopes of easing fuel prices in the country. The government needs to provide relief to consumers, complain...More..

Trump administration reaches deal to keep ZTE in business
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

Trump administration reaches deal to keep ZTE in business

President Donald Trump in the above terms. In return, the Commerce Department would lift the denial order banning ZTE from buying American products, which has crippled the company. Top Republican and Democr...More..

US disrupts Russian botnet of 500,000 hacked routers
by | Sunday, May 27, 2018

US disrupts Russian botnet of 500,000 hacked routers

The most probable cause for spreading the malware could be the lack of proper authentication and use of default credentials on the routers. The Federal Bureau of Investigation moved to dismantle a large net...More..

Service dog gives birth to puppies in Tampa International Airport
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Service dog gives birth to puppies in Tampa International Airport

Tampa Fire Rescue arrived to help deliver the pups right in the middle of the terminal in front of Gate 80. Photos and a video of the incident were uploaded on the fire department's Twitter page under the h...More..

Elon Musk now wants to rate journalists, editors
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Elon Musk now wants to rate journalists, editors

Musk's tweet regarding stock options, suggesting that they would be taken away if UAW were to unionize the plant, also prompted a reply from the UAW that cited ongoing complaints filed by the UAW against Tesla...More..

by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Uber's self-driving SUV saw pedestrian, did not brake, says safety board

Uber's policy was not to power up that system when its vehicles are under computer control to "reduce the potential for erratic vehicle behavior ". According to the new NTSB report, the Uber vehicle contai...More..

Why Gas Prices Are 31 Percent Higher Than Last Memorial Day
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Why Gas Prices Are 31 Percent Higher Than Last Memorial Day

Fuel prices were not expected to rise this high this year. According to the report , 88 percent of people that will drive will pay the most expensive prices for gas since 2014. "We just go with the flow and go...More..

Tesla agrees to settle class action over Autopilot billed as 'safer'
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Tesla agrees to settle class action over Autopilot billed as 'safer'

A draft of the settlement, leaked earlier this month, revealed that $5m would be set aside to end the legal battle, which meant that those who paid for the system would receive between $20 and $280 depending on...More..

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 4.8 Million Cars Over Cruise-Control Flaw
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 4.8 Million Cars Over Cruise-Control Flaw

The Italian-American vehicle maker said no injuries or crashes were related to the large recall campaign. FCA will be notifying customers next week and the company recommends that owners don't use the cruise ...More..

Trump's withdrawal from North Korea summit weakens optimism in South
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Trump's withdrawal from North Korea summit weakens optimism in South

A White House-led advance team was even heading to Singapore this weekend as previously planned to deal with the logistics of a potential summit, Politico reported. Comparisons and references from Washington...More..

Deutsche Bank plans to cut 25% of stock-trading business
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Deutsche Bank plans to cut 25% of stock-trading business

In a statement ahead of the meeting, Deutsche said the number of full-time positions globally would fall from 97,000 "to well below 90,000", adding that the personnel reductions were already underway. After a...More..

Turkish central bank raises key rate and helps lift currency
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Turkish central bank raises key rate and helps lift currency

The Turkish lira regained some of its value after the bank's monetary policy committee held an emergency meeting and announced it was raising the rate from 13.5 percent to 16.5 percent. There's no economic da...More..

Days, 11 Hikes: Petrol, Diesel Costlier By Over 2.5 Rupees Per Liter
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Days, 11 Hikes: Petrol, Diesel Costlier By Over 2.5 Rupees Per Liter

Chidambaram has went on to say that the prices of the petrol can be brought down by Rs 25 per litre. "The oil glut that made fuel prices so low two to three years ago is fast becoming a distant memory and t...More..

Mohamed Salah to postpone Ramadan fasting for Champion League final
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Mohamed Salah to postpone Ramadan fasting for Champion League final

As with numerous other fans affected, Badat is now frantically trying to find alternative routes to Kiev via land, sea and air. - While most of this Real Madrid squad will be featuring in their fourth Ch...More..

President Trump pardons heavyweight champion Jack Johnson
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

President Trump pardons heavyweight champion Jack Johnson

Johnson not only defeated white champions, including " The Great White Hope " Jim Jeffries on July 4, 1910, he also dated white women. "It's my honour to do it". Trump said Johnson served 10 months in federal...More..

Uber Closing Arizona Self-Driving Unit After Fatal Crash
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Uber Closing Arizona Self-Driving Unit After Fatal Crash

Peduto said the new rules for Uber in Pittsburgh included limiting self-driving cars to 25 miles per hour in the city, regardless of posted speed limits and using its app to alert human drivers when they ar...More..