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India wrong to sequester some assets in graft case — Exiled tycoon Mallya

Mallya said in a mail. Mallya said he was "deeply pained" to read about government agencies planning further unprecedented action against him. He has maintained that he left India on a routine visit to the United Kingdom, and at the time of his d...

Warriors star Draymond Green suspended for Game 5

That, predictably, didn't sit well with James, who asked a reporter to repeat what Thompson had said . I think she probably knows where my heart is. "It's so hard to take the high road", James said. It is an National Basketball Association moment....

Royals travel to Trooping the Colour parade

The parade featured nearly 1 500 uniformed officers and their men as well as more than 300 horses. Royal revellers will be staging more than 1,000 street parties this weekend to mark the Queen's 90th birthday , according to a Local Government Asso...

House Speaker Paul Ryan Says Donald Trump Won Nomination 'Fair and Square'

But some Republicans, including Weekly Standard editor and ABC News contributor Bill Kristol, have not lost hope of recruiting a third party alternative to the billionaire businessman, or of using the rules of the convention to block Trump's nomi...

Germany's Merkel stresses she hopes Britain will stay in EU

Proponents of the Brexit, like former London Mayor Boris Johnson, feel saying goodbye to the European Union would give the nation more control over its governance. Even when the findings are not weighted for turnout, Leave is on 53 per cent (up thr...

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea implicated in sexual assault case

De Gea is alleged to have arranged and paid for an encounter between two Spain U21 players and two women in a central Madrid hotel in 2012. The goalkeeper called the allegations "lies" and "something false which has come out in the press".

Jennifer Lawrence to Play Theranos Founder Elizabeth Holmes in Biopic

But a movie is in the works, and Jennifer Lawrence has attached herself to the Adam McKay drama, agreeing to play Theranos' embattled founder, 32-year-old Elizabeth Holmes . Jennifer Lawrence is taking on the role of yet another self-made female en...

Curry says he needs to play better, and Warriors say he will

The Cavaliers took advantage of those factors and a raucous crowd that had their back all night and snapped a seven-game losing streak against the Warriors. Baseline cut, someone would make sure to impede his path. Villanova point guard Kris Dunn a...

General Motors announces plan to expand research into self-driving cars

Premier Kathleen Wynne was in Oshawa on Friday to welcome the major investment announced by GM. He added that expanding GM Canada's engineering capabilities "is to put a stake in the ground on which we can anchor manufacturing in the future".

'Shield' actor gets 40 years to life in wife's killing

Jace then shot his wife in the back before shooting her in the legs. Mokayef said at the time of the conviction she was "absolutely satisfied" with the second-degree murder conviction. Prosecutor Tannaz Mokayef told jurors during the trial that ...

Russian Defense Minister to Meet Syrian, Iranian Counterparts Thursday

Russia's Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu (L), and Iran's Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan in Tehran, Iran, January 20, 2015. "They are on the ground with air assets in Syria and are able to carry out these kinds of operations", h...

Indian PM burnishes his standing with address to Congress

Stating that Prime Minister Modi is respected globally, Railways Minister Prabhu, who hails from Maharashtra, said Modi is respected as a leader both in the developed world as well as in the developing world. "He correctly emphasized our democratic p...

Cam Newton is retiring his signature celebration - The Dab

The NFL's Most Valuable Player is moving on from the touchdown celebration he performed last season that became popular across the country. When the history books are written and songs are sung of Cam Newton's career, they will remark that it was on ...

Tesla Motors introduces two less costly Model S versions

The Model 3 has a starting price of $35,000. The Model S 60 and all-wheel-drive 60D are available now and will include access to Tesla's fast-charging infrastructure, which enables owners to travel cross-country on all-electric power.

Man reportedly falls into hot spring at Yellowstone

Scott's death occurred in one of the hottest and most volatile areas of Yellowstone. A father carrying his 13-year-old son "slipped in the park's Upper Geyser Basin hot spring ", according to UPI. The search comes after several other high-profile in...

India pitches for ratings upgrade with Fitch

Ratings agencies have also urged South Africa to act to strengthen the economy and tackle loss-making state-owned enterprises before further reviews in December. Fitch has also downgraded EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Group's long-term IDR to "A-' fr...

Thai police find tiger slaughter house in temple probe

The Indochinese tigers were all relocated to two breeding centers in Rachaburi. The DNP is also waiting for the results of DNA tests on live tigers and dead cubs found at the temple to confirm its suspicions about the temple serving as a transition...

Automakers still selling new cars fitted with faulty Takata airbags

In a statement, GM said the recall involves certain 2007-2011 full-size trucks and SUVs with passenger-side front Takata airbag inflators. The NHTSA has a list of affected vehicles and pertinent recall information on their website . GM told the A...

US Presses China on Industrial Glut at Strategic Dialogue

Mr. Lew, at the start of Monday's conference, said China's excess industrial capacity and its new law to manage foreign nongovernment organizations could both interfere with global markets and China's economic progress. "It's important for China to s...

India's Modi: cooperation with Swiss on tax-evasion fight

Modi promised in his 2014 election campaign to recover billions of dollars sent to tax havens overseas to avoid income tax, now about 30 percent in India. The two countries also issued a joint statement in which both sides agreed to address the menac...

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China dings Medtronic over Taiwan reference

USA -based hotel corporation Marriott International, who categorized Chinese territories as countries in a mail questionnaire, was ordered to remove all related content from its w...

East Coast locked in wickedly cold weekend of subzero temps

By the time the storm reaches the ocean waters east of Long Island and eastern New England on Thursday, it will be explosively intensifying. Scattered fatalities were reported ,...

Price of gas up by 15 cents

The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.49, AAA said, down a half-cent over the week. In Rhode Island, gas is four cents above the national average of $2.49, whi...

Storm system brings snow, ice to Florida

Winter Storm Grayson caused small flurries to fall in the notoriously warm state, putting a total of 0.1 inches of snow on the ground, reports Time . The coating of white stuff ov...

Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'

Damore was sacked from Google, and while many people cheered this move, some conservative onlookers claimed the engineer actually had a legal case against the tech giant. Go...

China's Geely buying stake in Mack Trucks' parent company

They did not disclose the value of the transaction, which makes Geely Volvo's largest owner by capital and the second biggest by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarde...

Obama beats Trump in America's Most Admired Man poll

However, a quarter of those surveyed failed to name any man or woman who they admired, while 10% of people opted to nominate a friend or family member. Billy Graham, U.S. Sen. Wh...

Coinbase Investigates Insider Trading Following Launch Of Bitcoin Cash

In the meantime, Coinbase launched an internal probe of insider trading in the run-up to Tuesday's launch. As the announcement was published, the price of Bitcoin Cash spiked...

Give the Christmas Spirit at a Red Kettle Near You!

The 1 percent drop, however, compares favorably with the previous year, when donations declined by 10 percent. With one week left, The Salvation Army, is hoping Calgarians can co...

Introducing Snooze to Give You More Control Of Your News Feed

The new " Snooze' feature differs from the existing option to Unfollow because it allows you to see your friends posts again after 30 days, without manual interaction". Chamath Pa...

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Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

Starbucks Partners with Alibaba in Opening AR Roastery

On Tuesday, Starbucks opened the 30,000-square-foot Starbucks Reserve Roastery Shanghai. Customers at this attractive outlet settled on the West Nanjing Road shopping strip, now c...

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber Hack 'Raises Huge Concerns' With UK Data Regulator

Uber's chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi (pictured) explained in a release that the hackers found 57 million names, email addresses and mobile phone numbers, in which around...

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Sonia: 'Arrogant' govt has cast dark shadow on Parliamentary democracy

Assembly polls are due to be held in Gujarat in two phases on December 9 nd 14. "The government is forcefully trying to change history of modern India by erasing contributions...

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Nearly 300 MS-13 Gang Members Arrested in Nationwide Bust

Ninety-three of 214 arrestees are charged with federal or state criminal offenses and will face prison time in the United States, said Derek Benner, the deputy executive associat...

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

State's October unemployment rate down to 4.7 percent

The statewide figures put Nebraska in good company among states with the country's lowest unemployment rates. But she adds not all communities and regions of the state are benefiti...