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by | May 25, 2017 | 01:06

The trigger for the latest round of unrest comes on the heels of a rally by Bahujan Samajwadi Party ( BSP ) chief Mayawati in Shabbirpur village, though it's not clear who, or what specifically, set it off. Violence erupted when an angry mob, carrying swords and guns, attacked a auto filled with BSP supporters from Sarsawa village who had come to attend Mayawati's rally.

by | May 25, 2017 | 00:57

Discovered in 2009, KIC 8462852 came to be known as Tabby's Star because a team of astronomers, led by Tabetha Boyajian from Yale University , noticed the unusual way its light dims. "We're still quite unsure if it is, in fact, a duplicate of that event, meaning that it's the same object that's passing in front of (the star)". In that case, common components of these materials like water and hydrogen will block specific parts of the spectrum, which we should be able to see.

by | May 23, 2017 | 14:49

She says Bauer Media damaged her reputation by printing articles alleging she had used a fake name, claimed she was 29 when in fact she was 36, and had lied about her background. As the court adjourned for lunch, Ms Wilson could be heard commenting to her solicitor about the courage it might have taken the only two jurors who asked to be excused.

by | May 20, 2017 | 00:57

While some of the exploits in the possession of the Shadow Brokers have already been patched, the rapid spread of WannaCry underscores how many individuals and institutions are still running laughably outdated software. On Monday night, the group-which so far has made good on most of the threats it has foreshadowed-published a new dispatch that claimed to possess 75 percent of the NSA arsenal.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:45

In a separate case, a 10-year-old was in critical condition in Haryana's Rohtak city after doctors reportedly found she was five months pregnant after her stepfather defiled her. On May 9, she did not return home. In revenge, the boy along with his friends allegedly raped and murdered her. He said as the victim belonged to Dalit community, the accused had also been booked under the provisions of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:40

Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Philippe has worked in the private sector, including for French nuclear giant Areva and an American law firm. The move is in line with Macron's oft-repeated view that the left-right divide in French politics is outdated, but may also be partly aimed at winning centre-right support ahead of June's parliamentary elections.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:27

Samsung takes advantage of all the space on the front to fill it with screen and this helps provide an unbelievable platform for productivity. The report says the new device will be similar to the last one, with an odd mix of advanced features, such as wireless charging and fingerprint scanning, and entry-level specs, including a Snapdragon 430 processor.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:31

The banking index and the midcaps also more or less replicated the benchmark indices. In terms of the broader markets, the S&P BSE mid-cap index surged by 0.87 per cent while the small-cap index rose by 0.75 per cent. Major Sensex gainers on Monday were: Lupin, up 2.32 per cent at Rs 1,279.55; Bharti Airtel, up 1.91 per cent at Rs 351.25; Asian Paints, up 1.81 per cent at Rs 1,166.90; ICICI Bank, up 1.59 per cent at Rs 303.30.

by | May 12, 2017 | 01:28

And while we'll have to wait a while to get our hands on this Fall Creators Update - the name gives you a general idea of when Microsoft thinks it'll officially drop - it looks to be kind of a doozy. In addition, SAP will be bringing their Digital Boardroom app to the Windows Store as a progressive web app. Story Remix takes your media - photos and video from your smartphone, for example - and turns them into "instant video stories".

by | April 30, 2017 | 01:09

Apple has been in discussions about developing its own " Venmo competitor", with the hopes of reviving its not so popular Apple Pay, according to Redcode . Apple Pay hasn't been quite the revolution Apple promised, so this would at least be one way to get more people to use the service. It'll have to face-off against heavyweights like Venmo , Paypal , and Square Cash, with its main advantage being the in-built convenience of having the service baked into iOS.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:21

This unprocessed image shows features in Saturn's atmosphere from closer than ever before. Science and engineering data collected during the spacecraft's passage is being beamed back via NASA's Deep Space Network Goldstone Complex in California's Mojave Desert, JPL reported.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:20

Here's hoping that it's ready to "bring it" when it comes to exclusive games that will take advantage of both the Xbox One and Project Scorpio. Microsoft obviously thought so too, and so they've partnered up with Windows Central to reveal comparison images of a game running in 1080p on Xbox One, 1080p on Scorpio, and finally in 4K on Scorpio.

by | April 28, 2017 | 01:14

It will be available for preorder starting May 18 from select partners. On the camera front, the BlackBerry KeyOne uses a 12MP Sony IMX378 rear camera and an 8MP selfie camera. If one of those heads belongs to you, then you might be pleased to know that BlackBerry has finally announced a release date for the phone. Each key can be assigned to a different shortcut and a fingerprint scanner is integrated into the space bar.

by | April 26, 2017 | 08:50

Google is also releasing more details about its human "raters", a hand-picked group of 10,000 users who already give Google feedback on the hundreds of tests it runs to improve search results. The technology giant said it would allow people to complain about misleading, inaccurate or hateful content in its autocomplete function, which pops up to suggest searches based on the first few characters typed.

by | April 25, 2017 | 03:11

Jordan Libowitz of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington said the post "reads nearly like an ad for Mar-a-Lago". By visiting this "winter White House", Trump is belatedly fulfilling the dream of Mar-a-Lago's original owner and designer.

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:57

He had 23 sacks the past two seasons. The first round of the 2017 NFL Draft takes place on April 27, providing an outpost in the barren wasteland of a football-free spring. He was also third among all safeties in the broad jump . "In this case, I'm giving Detroit the most talented back in this class, Mixon, in the second round".

by | April 22, 2017 | 01:52

For example, the proposed budget removed around US$7 billion from science programs and in January the Trump administration instituted a media blackout at the Environmental Protection Agency and barred staff from awarding any new contracts or grants.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:22

Stephens was accused of fatally shooting Robert Godwin Sr in Cleveland , Ohio as the 74-year-old grandfather was walking home from dinner on Easter Sunday. The incident highlights Facebook's awkward position when it comes to detecting, censoring and removing graphic content on its platform. Responding troopers spotted Stephens leaving the restaurant in Erie and went after him, bumping his vehicle to try to get it to stop, authorities said.

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:20

A report on Eurogamer claims Nintendo is planning to give the SNES the Mini treatment for release this year. After the unbridled success of its Nintendo Classic Edition, Nintendo may unveil a follow up to it, this time focused around Super Nintendo .

by | April 20, 2017 | 09:17

The Interactive Advertising Bureau, an industry trade group of which Google is a member, has likened the cottage industry of ad-blocking companies to " highway robbery ", "terrorists", and " inner city crack dealers " on various occasions.

by | April 19, 2017 | 01:49

In its World Economic Outlook , published on Tuesday, the Fund argued that growth in Greece this year will come to 2.2 percent against a forecast of 2.8 percent last October, but this will not put the sustainability of the country's debt at risk.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:26

Griffen, who served 12 years on the state appeals court, previously battled with the panel over remarks he made criticizing President George W. Bush and the war in Iraq. The other drugs involved have also prompted criticism. It's also appealing Griffen's order that the prison system not use a paralyzing drug until he could determine whether the state obtained it properly.

by | April 17, 2017 | 04:59

Both Syria and Russian Federation have denied that forces loyal to the Assad regime carried out the toxic gas attack in the town of Khan Sheikhoun on 4 April. Until the chemical attack, the Trump administration had sought to step back from the US position that Assad should leave power. Mr Tillerson opened the tense three-hour meeting with Mr Lavrov by saying he aims to clear up the two nations' "sharp differences".

by | April 15, 2017 | 01:14

With the rest of the world, it is easy to estimate that Samsung sold millions of the S8, and it seem like that customers didn't lose the trust is the company after the Note 7 blow up fiasco. Remember that this sale of Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus handsets will be on sale up to April 28. The S8 is already real, but we don't have actual details on the next iPhone.

by | April 13, 2017 | 00:54

She urged Canada to use its turn as president of the Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations in 2018 to press for the education of girls and refugees. "You need to stand up. you need to believe in yourselves". " Malala , your story is an inspiration to us all", said Justin Trudeau, Canada's prime minister, during the ceremony, where he presented Yousafzai with a certificate of honorary citizenship and a Canadian flag.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:14

Two-thirds of Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef has been damaged by back-to-back severe bleaching events caused by record-breaking temperatures, scientists warned today, adding the reefs affected a year ago have zero prospect of recovery.

by | April 09, 2017 | 02:54

Saturday's doubles rubber could seal the deal for Australia , with John Peers and Sam Groth due to take on Sam Querrey and Steve Johnson. Kyrgios looked confident and untroubled throughout his encounter with Isner. "I've been playing great tennis". "I definitely feel like I've really put in an effort to try and do it consistently". But the USA soon clicked, firing back to win the second and third sets as Sock rediscovered his touch and his confidence.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:33

You'll need to setup your preferences with Amazon to enable local news. The same software update also upgrades previous generation Fire TV and Fire TV Stick devices to the new, cinematic UI. There are a bunch of different apps available for the device including Netflix, BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, BBC News and BBC Sport, as well as Prime Video of course.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:20

Since the beginning of 2017, things haven't been going well for the Xbox brand, and this has a lot to do with the lack of quality video games. Microsoft announced Project Scropio at last year's E3, and is now expected to hold a 4K Briefing at E3 2017.

by | April 05, 2017 | 02:07

The Korean conglomerate's flagship device also utilized existing high-end specs further cementing its place as one of the best smartphones today. In the Samsung calendar, the folding phone would land well after the launch of the Galaxy S8 (from April 21) but before the Galaxy Note 8 (expected this fall).