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Shahid and Mira showstopper in "Lakme Fashion Week"


Padmaavat brought in 26 crore* more on Saturday and that is quite a good number considering the fact that there is one more major day i.e. today (Sunday) left as well before the weekend is through. "If I take her to watch a movie she would probably want to get out in five minutes". It's the first time for Mira but with hubby dear Shahid by her side, she looked so confident and graceful at the runway. Read More »

Excise Duty Cut on Petrol, Diesel Won't Bring Prices Down. Here's Why


The prices of petrol and diesel have a significant effect on the retail inflation. Petrol prices have been constantly rising in past few months and have been touching record high of Rs 80 a litre across the country. Declining drilling activity for new oil production in the United States has further supported crude prices. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had recently said that the Central government favours bringing petrol products under the GST umbrella, but is looking for consensus with ... Read More »

Naver's Line to Launch Cryptocurrency Business in Japan


The hack is deemed to be the largest in the history of the crypto world. Messaging application Line has formed a new subsidiary company named Line Financial Corporation to create and provide a variety of financial services, including exchanging and transacting virtual currencies, and application of loans and insurance within its main app. Read More »

Economic Buzz: India Manufacturing Growth Moderates In January


Taiwan's reading rose to its highest since April 2011, while South Korean factory activity bounced back into expansion territory as domestic and export orders picked up. At the same time, output price inflation eased to the weakest in the current 20-month sequence of rising charges amid competitive pressures. He noted that the new export orders fell to a 15-month low, "raising questions about the strength of foreign demand". Read More »

Windows Defender and Security Essentials will now automatically delete annoying cleaners


To prevent people from purchasing unnecessary software, Microsoft has now taken action against cleaners and optimization software that use alarming, coercive messages to scare customers into buying a premium version of the same program. This ultimately means that such type of programs will be labeled as unwanted software , thus being detected, and removed from Windows by Windows Defender. Read More »

Ireland rugby stars accused of rape 'boasted about sex on Whatsapp'


Both Mr Olding, of Ardenlee Street in Belfast, and Mr Jackson, from Oakleigh Park, also in the city, deny the charges. He said it would be alleged that Jackson raped her after pushing her onto his bed and that his Ireland and Ulster teammate Stuart Olding then came in and forced himself on her. Read More »

Microsoft takes big tax charge, stock falls

The company's stock was up 2.45 percent in regular trading, but down about 1 percent in after-hours trading. The quarter was the 10th in a row of more than 90 percent revenue growth for its flagship Azure cloud computing service, which directly competes with Inc's AMZN.O Amazon Web Services. Read More »

US will continue fighting until ISIS is defeated: President Trump


The white pantsuit also bore a striking resemblance to outfits worn by Hillary Clinton numerous times during her presidential campaign and at Trump's inauguration. "He equated the DREAMers and immigrants with the horror that MS13 has brought to those families and their children", Grijalva said . Time after time, though, Trump seemed to go out of his way to belittle Democrats and their concerns, talking about how he and the Republicans have "repealed the core of the disastrous ... Read More »

Essential releases Android 8.1 Beta instead of Android 8.0


Andy Rubin's divisive first Essential Phone clearly didn't set the world on fire with either sales through its exclusive U.S. carrier partner or apparent overall demand . Through your testing and feedback, we discovered several stability issues in Oreo 8.0 that we believe will be addressed in Oreo 8.1. We do not know if these issues were specific to the PH-1 itself or not. Read More »

Monster Hunter World Celebration Item Pack Is Free For All


A new quest will soon be added to World that upon completion will award gamers with SFV Tickets that will allow them to forge Ryu's Full Armor set. "Bring that, along with other necessary materials, to the Smithy and you got yourself a Ryu armor set!" That date wasn't specified, but eventually all players will have access to the Ryu armor set. Read More »

Snapchat takes Bitmoji deluxe with hundreds of new customization options


If its Stories, ephemeral messages, and original programming have all been copied by Facebook, it should squeeze as much growth and loyalty out of BItmoji before the avatars get cloned too. Snapchat recently underwent a major redesign, which was supposed to make the app easier to use. The best part about these types of apps is that you can create your own virtual avatar. Read More »

Family of man murdered by the 'Facebook Killer' now suing Facebook


The 74-year-old victim was heading home from Easter lunch in April when he was suddenly shot by Steve Stephens who afterwards killed himself after posting the video. Stephens had posted on Facebook that he had lost everything he ever had due to gambling. Steve Stephens is pictured in this photo released by Cleveland Police, April 16, 2017. Read More »

Main was not at Shopian firing spot: Military sources on FIR


Two stone pelters - Javed Ahmad Bhat (20) of Balpora and Suhail Javed Lone (24) of Rawalpora Shopian - were killed on the spot on Saturday in retaliatory firing by army personnel when their convoy was attacked by a mob of more than 200 people at Ganapora area in Shopian . Read More »

Jaguar I-Pace Plays in the Snow Before Geneva Debut


Details about the battery pack have not been provided, but with Jaguar promising the road-going I-Pace will largely carry over the concept's specifications, we're expecting a big 90-kWh pack. That should be good for a zero-to-100 km/h time of 4.0 seconds. No word thus far on a high-end, hot-rod "R" or SVR version, as Jaguar offers for other vehicles in its lineup-though we wouldn't be surprised if one emerges in due course to counter the Tesla Model X P100D. Read More »

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

GPU ASP was up on the year and sequentially driven by desktop and professional graphics processors. Elsewhere, can the Ryzen processor family continue to grow in demand and to what extent can AMD capitalize on high-growth industries like gaming and blockchain? Further, the company's collaborations with Baidu, Amazon, Tencent, Microsoft and are other positive. Read More »

H&M to Open fewer Stores on Weak Quarter


High street fashion giant H&M has admitted it made "mistakes" after store sales were hit amid the switch to online shopping. The shares fell as much as 9.1% to a nine-year low on Wednesday in Stockholm. Cuurently, H&M India now operates 29 stores across the country. Afound - new brand will be introduced in 2018. Afound's marketplace will be launched during 2018 online in Sweden and with physical stores starting in Sweden. Read More »

Microsoft Office for iOS updated with drag & drop support, other improvements


The feature is available in Word , PowerPoint , and Excel . The feature also allows you to see who is in a document and track any changes so you won't have to worry about losing past contributions. OneDrive integration with the Files app allows you to access, upload, edit, and save your content to OneDrive or SharePoint from apps that support Files app integration. Read More »

Amir Khan soaks opponent Phil Lo Greco after wife jibe


On a boxing note, the fight between the two men who matter Khan and Lo Greco will take place on April 21st at the Liverpool Arena in the United Kingdom in Khan's first fight in almost two years. He has just motivated me to go to the gym and work hard. "If it goes 12 rounds, I'm going to give this guy a beating in 12 rounds", Khan said. Frampton will take on Nonito Donaire at Belfast's SSE Arena in a bout that could catapult him to another world title shot in the city this summer. Read More »

ASUS to launch ZenFone 5 in MWC 2018


The MWC 2018 keynote by Asus at 7:30pm CET on February 27 (12am IST, February 28). The company has also started sending out invites for the launch event. Unfortunately, the name of the chipset is not specified. Discuss in our Facebook page and stay tuned to as we'll be sure to cover the new ASUS ZenFone 5 series in the coming month. Read More »

Apple topic of United States probe over battery slowing, report says


Government officials have requested information from the company and are looking into public statements made by Apple representatives. For now, Apple is being said to be developing its iOS 11.3, which is supposed to hand over more controls of the handset's battery and performance settings to users. Read More »

Budget to provide a new energy to the fast growing economy: Modi


In Budget 2015, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had proposed to cut the corporate tax rate to 25% over a four year period, bringing it closer to Asia's average corporate tax of 21.91% at the time. For example, instead of monthly returns, service sector companies should be allowed to file tax returns on a half-yearly basis. "The government should focus on creating more and sustainable job opportunities for women", said Upasana Taku, co-founder, MobiKwik. Read More »

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows

The stock increased 0.21% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $96.73. About 20.91M shares traded. It has outperformed by 33.04% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months negative chart setup for the $3.30B company. Brandywine Tru Com invested 4.83% in Facebook, Inc. Brown Advisory Inc reported 4.57 million shares. Tudor Pickering upgraded Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) on Thursday, July 21 to "Buy" rating. Read More »

Samsung enjoys record profits thanks to booming memory chip business


The South Korean giant's shares surged more than 8 percent after it unveiled the massive stock split , saying it wanted to make the company "more accessible and provide dividends to a wider range of investors". Memory accounted for more than two-thirds of all semiconductor revenue growth in 2017, the research firm said. He added that memory pricing will weaken in 2018 as China steps up its memory production capacity. Read More »

Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles underwent wrist surgery


The Jaguars won their division for the first time since 1999 this season and advanced to the AFC Championship Game for the third time in franchise history. The Jaguars are prohibited from cutting Bortles if he's hurt or recovering from an injury. In the playoffs, Bortles played turnover-free in three games, throwing three touchdowns, completing 57.6 percent of his passes and compiling a 91.0 rating. Read More »

Facebook Urged To Scrap Messaging App For Kids


The experts also dispute Facebook's claims that Messenger Kids provides a safe alternative for children who have lied their way on to social media platforms, by pretending to be older than they are. Child health advocates haven't warmed up to the idea and they're now calling on Facebook to shut down Messenger for Kids. The group points toward issues like a lack of understanding about privacy and a lack of social development that could lead to conflicts in online relationships. Read More »

Secret Service Warns Of Sophisticated ATM Jackpotting Attacks


The spate of attacks represented the first widespread jackpotting activity in the United States, O'Neill said. "Criminals have been able to find vulnerabilities in financial institutions that operate ATMs, primarily ATMs that are stand-alone", the Secret Service said in a release shared with CNN Tech. Read More »

Sam Raimi Teaming with Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lionsgate for "The Kingkiller Chronicles"


Naturally, Rothfuss counts as his influences, George R.R. Martin and J.R.R. Tolkien. Alongside the theatrical film, Lionsgate is producing a TV adaptation. Past year it was reported that he had a development deal with SkyDance and was looking to direct a film on the Bermuda Triangle . It has been heard that the actor is in negotiations to helm the project. Read More »

Microchip Technology Inc. (MCHP) Holdings Cut by First American Bank

The company trades on average around 204000 shares per market session. After having $1.37 EPS previously, Microchip Technology Incorporated's analysts see -7.30% EPS growth. Blackrock reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP). The firm offers general objective and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers; and microcontrollers for automotive networking, computing, lighting, power supplies, motor control, human machine interface, security, ... Read More »

Shadow of the Colossus review roundup: The return of a masterpiece


It's insane to me that a remake of an old game is now the benchmark for me in terms of HDR, but that's exactly where I'm at right now. If you've never actually played 'Shadow of the Colossus , ' then you're in for a real treat. However, controls were a different matter, specifically pointing to the horseback moments. Shadow of the Colossus' sense of scale in the original is matched here and rendered in incredible detail with some of the most handsome lighting and texture work you're ... Read More »

Poor unfortunate soul: Ursula's head falls off at Disneyland attraction


Shared by a parkgoer on Twitter, the video shows the infamous sea witch swaying her octopus body side to side to the tune of the Disney classic, "Poor Unfortunate Souls," while her head dangles on her chest. A lucky, unnamed witness told the site "Employees looked very concerned". "Many people had seen Ursula decapitated, including kids who understandably were upset". Read More »

Vivo Xplay7 leaked with 10GB RAM, in-display fingerprint sensor, 4K display


If rumours are true, the phone will be the first one to feature under-display fingerprint sensor and 10 GB of RAM. The CPU is said to be paired with a whopping 10GB RAM and will offer 512GB of storage. Being a premium smartphone, Vivo Xplay 7 smartphone receives regular leaks and rumors. Previous rumors suggested that the smartphone will come with a dual-camera setup at the back with a combination of 12-megapixel + 8-megapixel snappers with LED flash. Read More »

Aussies out to extend incredible run in Sth Africa

It would have given India the chance to build on its win, test its resolve and may be square the series. In the Tests, India played as the No.1 team against No.2 South Africa . For one of the most unsafe players in the game to finish the series with 71 runs from six innings at an average of 11.83 is an alarm Gibson seems to have heard. Read More »

Hyundai unveils new concept for Santa Fe SUV


Dual exhaust outlets and deeper bumpers give the rear of the Santa Fe a more confident stance. Hyundai has given the public a first peek at its New Generation Santa Fe SUV for 2019. "We are planning to introduce the all-new Santa Fe in the USA market before the summer holidays begin (there)". The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe SUV will be equipped with highly advanced rear occupant alert which monitors the rear seats. Read More »

Northern Dynasty Minerals: Permitting for Southwest Alaska's Pebble Project remains on track


Pebble sued against the agency in 2014 alleging the EPA was biased in its proposed action after improperly colluding with anti-Pebble groups to reach its conclusion. "We have every confidence that Pebble's ultimate project design will meet the rigorous environmental standards enforced in Alaska and the USA", said Ron Thiessen, president and CEO of Northern Dynasty, Pebble's parent company in a statement . Read More »

Rumour: Microsoft Looking to Acquire EA or Valve


In the aftermath of the rumours, EA's stock gained more than 2%. "Because of where we are in the lifecycle of all these things, I'm expecting to hear Microsoft announce something very, very shortly", SuperData Research CEO Joost van Dreunen told Polygon regarding the rumour. Read More »

Padmaavat: Bisexuality added another layer to Khilji's complex personality, says Ranveer Singh


Taran Adarsh Tweeted the trade report for day 2. It is quite possible that Padmavti will become the 'first 100 crore movie of 2018, ' by the end of its extended opening weekend. The film's cast - Deepika Padukone , Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor - are on a high after receiving positive reviews. Speaking on the box-office performance and outstanding figures Deepika said, "At this point, I am not thinking about the last three months". Read More »

Fitbit Inc. (FIT), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) — Recommendation Trends for

Wal now has $321.09 billion valuation. Over the past five trading sessions it is 0.59%; 12.1% for the month; 36.52% for the last quarter; 95.81% for the past six-months; and 180.87% for the last 12 months. (NYSE:WMT) has "Market Perform" rating given on Wednesday, January 25 by Wells Fargo. Finally, Bank of America set a $100.00 price target on Wal-Mart Stores and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, October 10th. Read More »

Microsoft Purchases Playfab Cloud Gaming Company


The acquisition also appears to jibe with Microsoft's announcement last week that all of its first-party games will be included in its Xbox Game Pass subscription service. In a blog post , Gwertzman said, "We process more than 1.5 billion transactions a day, almost 20,000 transactions a second". PlayFab's technology is put on use by the leading entertainment companies like Disney , Nickelodeon , NBC Universal , Rovio , Wizards of the Coast , Bandai Namco and Capcom. Read More »

Brendan Cole 'in shock' after Strictly Come Dancing drop


The professional dancer, who is expecting his second child and joined the show at its launch in 2004, said he was not part of the "vision" for the future of the BBC One show. I'm a very strong character within the show, I have my strong views". "It's a great team". Brendan isn't the only one against the decision as fans soon flooded social media to express their sadness at his departure. Read More »

Moto X4 gets a 6GB RAM variant with Oreo


The internal storage of the phone is 32GB & 64GB and the storage of the phone is expandable up to 2TB via micro SD card. A bundled data offer from Vodafone will be available as well, offering up to 490GB data free on recharges of Rs. It has fingerprint sensor and also incorporates Gravity, Proximity, Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Magnetometer and Gyroscope sensors. Connectivity options include dual-SIM support, 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth v5.0, dual-band (2.4GHz and 5GHz) Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, ... Read More »

House Invites Guests To Trump's State Of The 'Uniom' Address


Tickets for US President Donald Trump's State of the Union address to Congress are being reprinted after an embarrassingly obvious typo in the name of the event. The State of the Union is traditionally used by a president to outline an ambitious legislative program and set the tone for the coming year. "Republicans" did not print this ticket, per this Republican aide", Molly Edwards, director of press operations for Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), tweeted back to the reporter. Read More »