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NDA is nearly dead: Shiv Sena MP on Cabinet rejig

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A top JD (U) leader later clarified that it had become clear some time back that this reshuffle was supposed to be a BJP-only exercise. "It's their majority, so they will run the government the way they want to". "It's possible they (the BJP) are arrogant because they have a majority, but we aren't paying any attention to it". When we spoke to BJP MP, Kirit Somaiya he said, "Our party's spokesperson from Delhi will speak about this matter". Read More »

Uhuru disagrees, but accepts decision

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President Uhuru Kenyatta says he is ready for the grand face off with NASA presidential candidate Raila Odinga exuding confidence that he will win again. The court said that President Kenyatta was not elected properly. "The president of this country referred to the president of the Supreme Court and the other judges as " wakora ", or crooks in Swahili , said the association's chief, Bryan Khaemba". Read More »

70000 evacuated in Frankfurt to defuse WWII bomb

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Authorities in Frankfurt , Germany's financial hub, said over 100 patients, including two premature babies and people in intensive care, were evacuated from hospitals. About 150,000 unexploded bombs dropped by British and American planes are believed to by lying across Germany. Three police explosives experts in Goettingen were killed in 2010 while preparing to defuse a 1,000 lb (450 kg) bomb. Read More »

Windows 10 Fall Creators Update lands October 17th, Microsoft confirms

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Likewise, it revealed that some of its Mixed Reality headsets are launching on the same date. Story Remix is a new feature that uses Microsoft Graph to create small video clips called stories by combining your photos and videos . Plenty more information can be found out about the Fall Creator's Update on the Windows Blog . Myerson promised there will be headsets from Acer , ASUS , Dell, HP and Lenovo , starting at $299, that are expected to arrive on october 17 with the fall ... Read More »

Nirmala Sitharaman Becomes Second Woman After Indira Gandhi To Be Defence Ministera

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On Friday, he indicated he may not be defence minister for much longer. PM Modi had met the group of ministers ahead of the ceremony and reportedly told them to perform and "do a good job". Following Manohar Parrikar's departure to take over as chief minister of Goa, Jaitley was also heading the Ministry of Defence. "There is some misconception about "Make in India", but it will be answered", she said. Read More »

Huawei to unveil new smartphone with AI-powered chipset 'Kirin 970'

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It is expected that this processor will power the Huawei Mate 10 smartphone. In February, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi launched its own smartphone chips for its budget phone Mi 5C, becoming the fourth smartphone brand in the world after Apple, Samsung and Huawei that have the ability to design and make mobile chips for commercial use. Read More »

Astronaut Peggy Whitson Ends Record-Breaking Space Mission with Smooth Landing

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The trio will land in Kazakhstan at 9:22 pm EDT. During the change-of-command ceremony, Bresnik took over from Yurchikhin, who presented him with a symbolic "key to the space station". Whitson will have logged 665 days in space over three separate missions, the equivalent of about one year and 10 months outside the Earth's atmosphere. Read More »

Three-Mile Asteroid Is About to Buzz the Earth

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Teams of scientists from NASA and the European Space Agency (ESA) that monitor the locations of near-Earth objects have been tracking asteroid 2012 TC4 with various instruments, including the ESA's Very Large Telescope Observatory. Measurements from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and NEOWISE mission indicate it's about 4.4 kilometers across. "Despite some interference from moonlight, 3122 Florence should be fairly easy to spot in even modest backyard telescopes", says Kelly Beatty, a ... Read More »

'Special event' at Apple set for September 12

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September 12 was reported earlier this week by the Wall Street Journal as the likely date for the special fall event, where Apple typically unveils its newest iPhone models and other hardware upgrades. China-based Oppo and Xiaomi rounded out the top five. While it seems that Apple is going far ahead in terms of the series iPhone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, the only justification that we can think of is the name iPhone X could be true because it marks the 10th anniversary of the company's smartphones. Read More »

An Asteroid Named Florence Just Flew by Earth

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ET, it's still going to be a "remarkable" event. "When these small, natural remnants of the formation of the solar system pass relatively close to Earth, deep space radar is a powerful technique for studying their sizes, shapes, rotation, surface features and roughness, and for more precise determination of their orbital path", NASA scientists said . Read More »

Reliance JioPhone bags 60 lakh pre-orders, shipping expected by September-end

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With these 200 million units, the company would be able to bring on board consumers who did not join the Jio telecom network that was launched previous year, likely due to the prohibitive costs of smartphones. However, diverting its path towards the mobile phone segment, the company launched the JioPhone for the consumers in the month of July. "The User shall be notified of the pre booking date separately vide email/SMS", the company said . Read More »

Fitbit Market Share Plunges

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IDC senior research analyst Jitesh Ubrani implied as much, calling fitness trackers "a gateway to smartwatches ", and speculating that both brands and consumers are ready to start "graduating to a more sophisticated device". The Mac maker enjoyed a 50% jump in unit volumes in the second quarter, which suggests that the updated Series 1 and Series 2 models that launched last fall are faring better than the first-generation model. Read More »

Here's Why That GAME OF THRONES Sex Scene Was So Vanilla

While fans are already getting over the fact that Season 7 ended pretty soon, with just 7 weeks of run time, let us break it to you that Season 8 is going to be even shorter. "That's exciting, when you cut something in the cutting room and think 'Oh my God, people are just going to go nuts when they see this.' I love that", said Podeswa. Read More »

Gas prices surge to 2-year highs after Hurricane Harvey

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That closure may be playing a role in the spike in fuel prices in recent days. Current gas prices across Texoma range from $2.09 to $2.20. The AAA auto club says a record-breaking number of Coloradans will make such a drive this weekend, continuing a 2017 trend that saw the busiest Fourth of July weekend ever and the most Memorial Day travelers since 2005. Read More »

Middle-Earth - Shadow of War

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In fact, Forthog Orc-Slayer's weapon in the game is a guitar axe, a weapon made from a repurposed, fantasy guitar. "He was always ready to leap into the fray and save the game whenever and wherever he was most needed", Monolith writes. Mike "Forthog" Fogey has been re-envisioned as Forthog Orc-Slayer, seen here saving Talion from, appropriately enough, an orc. His name is partly based on the fact that Forgey was a prodigious musician and member of "Orc Slayer", a band formed by Monolith team ... Read More »

Toyota scrappage scheme offers £4000 discounts

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Volkswagen has joined other major carmakers in launching its own diesel scrappage scheme . Volkswagen in 2015 admitted that it had fitted software to diesel models which manipulated emissions tests. The Volkswagen brand scheme, first hinted at earlier this month by VW when it revealed a similar strategy in Germany, will offer £1800 off a new Up, while the highest saving is reserved for the Sharan and Passat GTE at £6000. Read More »

DJI Just Made a Big Drone Announcement Today at IFA 2017

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This premium version of the Mavic also features new speed controllers which, in addition to the new 8331 propellers, contribute to up to 60% noise power reduction of up to 4db. Similarly, we've done the same with two of the most iconic DJI drone products, the Mavic Pro and Phantom 4 Pro . The drone maker has developed new, more efficient motors that extends flight time to 30 minutes. Read More »

Miranda Lambert Is Out Rescuing Dogs in Houston

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Lambert also Instagrammed a new dog mother and her puppies on her own tour bus. Together with volunteers, Miranda has rescued over 112 dogs, 38 cats, and 21 other pets, bringing them from flooded and damaged shelters to dry, safe ones in neighboring Oklahoma. Read More »

Nintendo loses $10 million lawsuit over Wii Remote technology

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The Nintendo Wii is a home video games console in which the controller is used as a handheld pointing device which detects movement. In 2014, Nintendo lost a case in the United Kingdom, in which Koninklijke Philips said it was infringing on its patents for motion control technology for both the Wii controller and Wii U GamePad. Read More »

Some TRAPPIST-1 planets may have the right conditions for water

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That said, the outer planets may still harbor plenty of water that hasn't been lost to space. TRAPPIST-1 (so named because it was the first system of interest found by the Transiting Planets and Planetesimals Small Telescope - TRAPPIST - project that searches the skies for exoplanets) first came to the attention of scientists in May 2016. Read More »

The Uber IPO is Coming

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Kalanick was in attendance at the meeting. In a meeting, Khosrowshahi said that the company could go public within the next 18 to 36 months, but he still isn't certain on an exact date yet. "I think what we have here is a political battle that belongs in the boardroom and not the courtroom", said Donald Wolfe, an attorney for Kalanick. Read More »

We aim for repeat victory over Egypt, says Uganda coach Moses Basena

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The clash Uganda vs Egypt begin at 6:30 PM IST. Police has vowed to ensure thorough security to all people willing to watch the historical match between Uganda and Egypt this Thursday. The two sides last met in the 2017 AFCON group stages in Gabon and Egypt won 1-0. The Ugandan national team, although I am one of the strongest teams in Central and Eastern Africa, never took part in the final rounds of the World Cup. Read More »

New Legends Will Rise in Destiny 2's Live Action Trailer

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The latest in a long line of live action Destiny trailers, this Beastie Boys-scored spot begins with Cayde-6, voiced as ever by Nathan Fillion , introducing a trio of freshly resurrected Guardians to their new life in a world bereft of comforts. Read More »