Britain will have second woman PM after Thatcher

Ms May has the support of a number of prominent Leave campaigners, as well as many cabinet colleagues who campaigned for Remain. Her campaign chief, Tim Loughton MP, made note of the fact that the next prime minister will be the country's first fem... More..

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Sultan Salman scores a hit again
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Sultan Salman scores a hit again

A historic five-day opening weekend is on the cards. The Salman Khan-starrer action romantic drama " Sultan " has entered the Rupees 200 crore club. Sultan has opened in 4,350 screens in India , while the...More..

Salman Khan thanks fans for making Sultan a hit
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Salman Khan thanks fans for making Sultan a hit

Sultan is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Not a week has passed since the " Sultan " movie released and already it has collected a whopping amount off Rs 182.62 crores in India and Rs 87.77 crores overseas. T...More..

Global PC shipment decline continued in second quarter: Gartner
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Global PC shipment decline continued in second quarter: Gartner

Gartner analysts also noted that other regions-such as Latin America and Europe-saw their numbers hurt by their weak currency against the USA dollar, though the better-than-expected second-quarter numbers could...More..

Murray ready to dodge Raonic bullets in final showdown
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Murray ready to dodge Raonic bullets in final showdown

Reid also won the men's doubles title on Saturday, teaming with Alfie Hewett to beat top-seeded Stephane Houdet and Nicolas Peifer of France 4-6, 6-1, 7-6 (6). It took Raonic 36 minutes and five service games t...More..

US report accuses UK officials of hampering HSBC probe
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

US report accuses UK officials of hampering HSBC probe

The 2012 settlement detailed how Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel and Colombia's Norte del Valle cartel laundered $881 million from HSBC and a Mexican device and how the bank violated USA sanctions laws by working ...More..

Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Boeing, Airbus offer rosy outlooks for aircraft demand

Aerospace executives this week are gathering at the Farnborough Air Show, a biennial industry jamboree at an airstrip southwest of London that typically is buzzing with announcements from airlines about pla...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

China should be on high alert after South China Sea verdict

China said it will ignore a ruling expected on Tuesday by an arbitration court in The Hague in a case in which the Philippines is challenging Beijing's right to exploit resources across the South China Sea....More..

Asia stocks rally on US jobs data relief
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Asia stocks rally on US jobs data relief

Sterling reversed earlier losses to turn positive on the day after Theresa May emerged as the only remaining candidate to lead Britain's ruling Conservative Party and become prime minister following rival Andre...More..

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 on track for record high close

The sectors to report declines included health care, utilities and telecommunications services, which fell by at least 0.1% each. A lot more room, according to Katie Stockton, BTIG chief technical strategist. S...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Elon Musk teases new master plan for Tesla

Meanwhile, on a Tesla driver in Montana similarly said the Autopilot feature was on during a July 9 crash. Tesla said it had not been contacted by the SEC about the issue. As Fortune writer Stephen Gand...More..

Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz'
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Istanbul Airport attackers 'Russian, Uzbek and Kyrgyz'

In 2012, Georgian officials said Chatayev had been wounded in a special forces operation against an unidentified group in the remote Lopota Gorge near the border with Dagestan. Thirteen people, suspected of pos...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tesla says it hasn't been informed of SEC investigation

Tesla told The Verge that it has not received any communication from the SEC over the matter, which agrees with what the WSJ's sources say, that the investigation is in the early stages and may well not re...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tony Blair could face contempt vote over Iraq war

Davis told BBC1's Andrew Marr Show the motion would state "that Tony Blair has held the House in contempt". Davis said: "Its a bit like contempt of court, essentially by deceit". But instead of standing by ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Striking photo captures woman's arrest at police protest

The photo was shot on Saturday by Jonathan Bachman of Reuters. Also according to The Atlantic , the police department of Baton Rouge said that the event was organized by " people outside the community of ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Oil prices rise on United States stock draw but economic wor

Prices see-sawed last week, plunging in the immediate aftermath of Britain s shock decision to leave the European Union but rallying after central banks worldwide vowed support to financial markets. The contrac...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Cabinet Reshuffle: Controversies And Quarrels Lead To Smriti Irani's Loss

We will build upon the good initiatives taken up by Smriti Ji, We believe education is a weapon of change, to ensure everyone gets a good education will be our goal, said Javadekar . Apart from this, Javadekar...More..

Nirma To Possess Lafarge India Assets Worth $1.4 billion
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Nirma To Possess Lafarge India Assets Worth $1.4 billion

With over 12 manufacturing facilities in India and the USA, Nirma sells its products across the globe and reported a sales figure of over $ 1.1 billion in 2015-16. 'With this deal, two thirds of the programme...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

One in Five Americans Won't Support Either Presidential Candidate, Reuters/Ipsos Poll Says

Of those, about 46 percent said they were registered as a Republican , about 18 percent said they are registered Democrats and a little more than 20 percent claimed to be Independents. Paul, Minnesota and Bato...More..

Gold firm on Brexit worries despite rally in equities
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Gold firm on Brexit worries despite rally in equities

Gold is highly sensitive to USA interest rates, increases in which lift the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion, while boosting the dollar, in which it is priced. "I think gold could make further g...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tesla driver was 'watching Harry Potter' when self-driving auto hit lorry

Its driver, Joshua Brown , 40, was killed on the scene when he slammed into a tractor-trailer in Williston. Brown's vehicle passed under the trailer and continued before driving off the roadway, through a pair...More..

Gaurav Tiwari: Paranormal Activist Death comes as a Mystery
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Gaurav Tiwari: Paranormal Activist Death comes as a Mystery

But no case has been registered in connection with the incident even as a legal proceeding under section 174 of CrPC is underway. Tiwari" friends said his career as a commercial pilot went on a downward spira...More..

UK Treasury Chief Visits United States for Wall Street Talks
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

UK Treasury Chief Visits United States for Wall Street Talks

His visit will be the first of a series of trade missions to key global financial and political centers, including Singapore and China later this month. The chancellor said that improving ties with the USA ...More..

Industry NewsSagent Pharmaceuticals bought by Japanese firm Nichi-Iko as shares climb
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Industry NewsSagent Pharmaceuticals bought by Japanese firm Nichi-Iko as shares climb

Japan's Nichi-Iko Pharmaceutical agreed to pay $21.75 a share in cash for the company, a 40% premium over Friday's closing price. The offer has been unanimously approved by the boards of Nichi-Iko and Sagent. T...More..

Nintendo shares surge on Pokemon mobile game hopes
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Nintendo shares surge on Pokemon mobile game hopes

Similar Web said that the number of Daily Active Users is almost as high as Twitter and could overtake the social media platform. Nintendo shares were up 23.5 percent at 20,085 yen ($199.32) each after ear...More..

Metals giant Alcoa earnings beat expectations, shares leap
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Metals giant Alcoa earnings beat expectations, shares leap

According to a survey conducted by Thomson Reuters, analyst on average were only looking for 9 cents per share and revenues of $5.2 billion. The company recorded $0.15 in earnings per share (EPS) compared to ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

PM Modi's Africa tour: Key agendas on the table

Interestingly, South Africa is the first NSG country that the Prime Minister is visiting since India's hit a roadblock at the plenary session in Seoul. The engineers in question have been trained to fabricate, ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Israel's Netanyahu starts landmark Africa trip

President Museveni further commended the State of Israel saying Israel was a historical ally of Africa. Netanyahu's right-leaning government has drawn sharp criticisms in the USA and Europe over its failure to ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tokyo: Stocks soar on stimulus hopes after election

Tokyo shares also reacted to Sunday's election win by the ruling Japanese coalition which fed hopes that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's economic policies, such as fiscal stimulus, would progress. The dollar rose...More..

Trans ad to be seen during RNC television coverage
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Trans ad to be seen during RNC television coverage

The minute-long ad features Alaina Kupec , a transgender woman from North Carolina, attempting to use a restaurant bathroom in a staged scene. That marks the final night of the Republican National Convention, ...More..

Feds settle claim video game reviewers paid off
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Feds settle claim video game reviewers paid off

That act in and of itself was (arguably) okay - sponsored content like this is commonplace these days - but WB is on notice from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission for failing to have its paid influencers give p...More..

by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Pokemon Go Dev to Players: Be "Safe and Alert"

If you logged into the game using your Google account and use an iOS device, unless you specifically revoke it, Niantic has access to your entire Google account. You can check revoke the sharing of Google A...More..

General Motors, Lyft expand car rental program
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

General Motors, Lyft expand car rental program

GM and Lyft announced a new auto rental service earlier this year called Express Drive . The expansion will include two electric vehicles as options in California, the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV and the extend...More..

Vatican promotes American as pope's spokesman
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Vatican promotes American as pope's spokesman

Burke, 56, takes over from the Rev. Federico Lombardi, 73, a Jesuit like Francis who has been Vatican spokesman for a decade. Since 2012, Burke has been the senior communications adviser to the Vatican Secretar...More..

China wants 'mutually acceptable' solution to issues with India
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

China wants 'mutually acceptable' solution to issues with India

Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a meeting in Xian, Shaanxi Province, in May previous year. "We are in this with India for the long-term in bringing clean rel...More..

WNBA star Candace Parker's grandmother Joan Potter found safe
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

WNBA star Candace Parker's grandmother Joan Potter found safe

Joan Potter, 82, was reported missing on Monday in Huntley, Illinois , after she failed to arrive at a relative's home earlier that day, police said. While it is unclear how she ended up there, family members ...More..

Oil edges up but biggest weekly drop in Brent since January
by | Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Oil edges up but biggest weekly drop in Brent since January

Oil prices rose modestly on Friday, as an unexpectedly strong United States jobs report encouraged optimism about better economic growth and demand in the world's largest consumer of crude oil. "Without the sup...More..

Boeing to create 100 new jobs at RAF Lossiemouth
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Boeing to create 100 new jobs at RAF Lossiemouth

Boeing forecast the world's airlines would need 39,620 new aircraft worth $5.9 trillion over the next 20 years to meet rising air travel, particularly in Asia, and demand for more fuel-efficient planes. Lufth...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda Takes Bow As Hamilton One Last Time

To mark the occasion, Miranda cut off his trademark hair and posted an image on his Twitter with a lyric from " Hamilton " song "One Last Time": "Teach 'em how to say goodbye". Whether you love or hate the #Ham...More..

No Access to Single Market Without Migration — EU to Britain
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

No Access to Single Market Without Migration — EU to Britain

Bush, spoke on Wednesday in Warsaw at a debate on democracy alongside the former Polish foreign minister, Radek Sikorski. "It might be in my party's interests for him to sit there, it's not in the national in...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

The Secret Life of Pets smashes competition this weekend

Earlier this year, Disney Animation Studios' Zootopia launched to $75 million domestically on its way to earning a dazzling $1.02 billion worldwide. That's not great news for a film starring Zac Efron, Anna K...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Chinese airline, Boeing in $4B Farnborough deal

Cameron said last month he would step down as prime minister once his ruling Conservative Party had chosen a successor, following a referendum in which Britain voted to leave the European Union . Britain's Min...More..

The halvening is upon us: Bitcoin's reward for miners just dropped 50%
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

The halvening is upon us: Bitcoin's reward for miners just dropped 50%

For miners, it results in a big drop in revenue - for one block mined, a miner would make around $16,000. The incentive for the miners to do this is the Bitcoin reward . "Though there has been no disruption to...More..

New South Wales bans dog racing for 'systemic cruelty'
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

New South Wales bans dog racing for 'systemic cruelty'

However, the report, conducted by former High Court Judge Michael McHugh , concluded the greyhound industry was incapable of reform and that the benefits do not in fact outweigh the shortcomings. "We will cons...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Sanders scores platform victory, calls for $15 minimum wage

But the feisty self-described democratic socialist has nevertheless refused to concede defeat to his more moderate rival, though he has said he will vote for Clinton and will do anything to help defeat Repu...More..

by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Justin Gatlin qualifies for Olympics in 200

OR wide receiver Devon Allen claimed the national title and a spot in Rio with a 13.03 run. Almost a year later he announced he had become a USA citizen in May, 2004. On top of wanting to finish strong in front...More..

Privacy Shield wins endorsement from European Union governments
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Privacy Shield wins endorsement from European Union governments

However, a committee of data protection authorities from across the European Union called for changes to be made to the original Privacy Shield proposals. Europe's data protection authorities have also not excl...More..

Privacy Shield agreement approved by Europe
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Privacy Shield agreement approved by Europe

Outgoing Information Commissioner Christopher Graham said in April that he "wished we had been involved" in discussions around Privacy Shield, and that it would have been sensible if the European Court of Jus...More..

Stocks gain, putting S&P 500 on track for record high close
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Stocks gain, putting S&P 500 on track for record high close

Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 110 points, or 0.6 percent, to 18,257. Stocks have been bolstered by signs of strength in the USA economy, a recovery in oil prices and the Federal Reserve'...More..

Burberry gets a new boss; stock races up
by | Monday, July 11, 2016

Burberry gets a new boss; stock races up

Burberry also announced that Julie Brown has been appointed to the new role of chief operating & financial officer. Meanwhile, Marco Gobbetti, a fashion industry veteran and current chairman and chief execut...More..