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Apr 06 2017

YouTube's streaming TV service is finally live

It's a sign that, before fully going against experienced competitors, YouTube TV will be fine-tuned before a nationwide release. YouTube TV, Google's live TV streamin...

Apr 06 2017

Fed minutes reveal debate over inflation and Trump

Minutes from the Fed's March meeting revealed that most policymakers "judged that a change to the committee's reinvestment policy would likely be appropriate later this y...

Apr 05 2017

Chelsea Clinton: I'm Not the Person to Defeat Trump

She expressed admiration for her local councilwoman in NY, her district's members of Congress and Senators instead, adding that she obviously opposes Mr Trump but that sh...

Apr 04 2017

IISc Bengaluru tops NIRF rankings

This year, two more categories were added, Overall and General Studies. "We want to make a policy announcement today". HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar announced the NIR...

Apr 03 2017

With Vice President Pence breaking tie, Senate moves against Planned Parenthood

After Senators Susan Collins (R-ME) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) joined the Democrats and voted against the bill, Vice President Mike Pence cast the tie-breaker, his secon...

Apr 02 2017

Gibraltar outraged that Spain has veto power over its future

He said: "In the absence of any clear commitment to defend Gibraltar's interests by the Prime Minister, the door has been opened for the European Union to present it as...

Apr 02 2017

Twitter finally removes handles from 140-character count in tweets

Under the old system, conversations among more than two users-sometimes called " Twitter canoes"-were nearly impossible, because the characters required to spell the u...

Apr 01 2017

Key House Republicans Move to Stabilize Obamacare

As the vote on the AHCA approached, there were growing signs that President Trump and House leadership wouldn't have the support they need from Republicans to pass the bi...

Mar 31 2017

FBI Director James Comey Tried To Reveal Russian Tampering Months Before Election

A second source familiar with Comey's request said his op-ed, which he wanted published in The New York Times, would not mention whether the FBI was investigating Donald ...

Mar 31 2017

Comfortable win for Merkel's party in state election

A loss for Kramp-Karrenbauer would have been a worrying signal for the CDU's national campaign and for two bigger state elections in May - in Schleswig-Holstein and Germa...

Mar 31 2017

Oil advances as Kuwait sees consensus for extended output cuts

U.S. GDP climbed by 2.1 percent in the fourth quarter compared to the previously reported 1.9 percent increase. Analysts said the rise was only half of the build expe...

Mar 31 2017

Astronauts lose piece of shielding during record-setting spacewalk

Cameras tracked the shielding as it drifted into the distance, and Mission Control said there was no danger the lost shield could hit and damage the space station. Then t...

Mar 31 2017

UN Chief: Protection of Mosul Civilians an 'Absolute Priority'

He called on Iraq's leaders to build "a State in which all communities respect each other and reconciliation becomes something natural", according to a United Nations sta...

Mar 30 2017

SC questions use of pellet guns in Kashmir

Terming the issue as a very important one, the bench had asked both governments should sit together and take a stand on it. March 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday ...

Mar 30 2017

US government watchdog to review Mar-a-Lago trips, Trump hotel profits

Other dinner guests posted pictures of the group reviewing documents to social media. Democrats have seized on Trump's February 11 visit to Mar-a-Lago with Abe as an ex...

Mar 30 2017

Coaches: Carolina Final Four advantage to fade after tipoff

That terrific defense held the Musketeers to 35.5 percent shooting. The Final Four has a bunch of newbies and a real regular, as SC and Gonzaga have reached the prize...

Mar 30 2017

Putin wishes Le Pen 'good luck' on visit to Kremlin

Mr Putin said: "We in no way want to influence events, but retain for ourselves the right to meet with all representatives of all political powers, just as our partners...

Mar 30 2017

Rajya Sabha returns Finance Bill with amendments

Congress member Kabil Sibal, who initiated the debate on the Bill, said that some provisions in the bill tend to weaken the federal structure of the country, will allow t...

Mar 30 2017

Facebook app updated with all the features of Snapchat

Facebook has now also adopted this idea with Direct , which will enable users to send photos and video to specific friends, with the content disappearing once it has be...

Mar 29 2017

Destiny 2 is officially confirmed

The implication is that your base of operations will therefore change in the sequel, which would be no bad thing if the game is trying to show how much it's changed. So...