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TAPI project to cater to Pakistan's growing energy needs: PM


Furthermore, President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan, and Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, President of Turkmenistan, are inaugurating work on the construction of a railway link between the two nations, in addition to a fibre optic connection which will run the length of the TAPI route. Read More »

Huawei P20 Prototype Available with Kirin 970 and Android Oreo


Huawei is set to unveil its P20 lineup in Paris at the end of March . It's unclear exactly what this means, but it likely indicates the phone uses a virtual volume key, with the ability to swipe up and down to control the volume. Smartphone Huawei P20 will become the new flagship of the Chinese And brand, and to its announcement remains little more than a month. This prototype only had two cameras, but our source tells us there will be two versions of the P20 - a regular and a Pro or ... Read More »

Taco Bell employee allegedly berates Asian customer with racial slur on receipt


But after seeing the name of the receipt, "STEVE C--K", he became outraged and confronted the cashier, who allegedly claimed there were three customers in the restaurant named Steve and he needed to differentiate between them. According to the account, the manager attempted to shift the blame onto Lee. This employee no longer works for the brand, and the franchise is retraining its staff to ensure this incident will not happen again. Read More »

Students stage 'lie-in' at the White House to call for gun reform


The superintendent for Leon County schools, which includes Tallahassee, said students will be given an excused absence to attend the rally. The Facebook page for the Protest For Gun Reform event reads, "Tomorrow's event centers around a lie-in, where protesters will lie down to symbolize the victims of school shootings; by doing this, we will make a statement on the atrocities which have been committed due to the lack of gun control, and send a powerful message to our government that ... Read More »

Better to be paranoid: Space X again postpones rocket launch


In the coming years, the company hopes to launch 4,425 interlinked broadband-internet satellites into orbit some 700 to 800 miles (1,100 to 1,300 km) above Earth, plus another 7,500 spacecraft into lower orbits. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai proposed the approval of an application by SpaceX to provide broadband services using satellites in the United States and worldwide. Read More »

Jennings student makes threat on Snapchat, arrested for terrorizing


Acting Superintendent Lori Lane said she fielded phone calls well into the evening Tuesday after community members saw it online. Principal Brendan McCafferty wrote to parents that administrators contacted police after they became aware of a screen shot on social media that referred to a shooting threat. Read More »

Airbnb debuts premium Plus program and new listing categories


Starting with 2000 homes in 13 cities available to book right now, Airbnb Plus is intended for guests looking for attractive homes, exceptional hosts and added peace of mind. Airbnb Plus homes have been inspected and verified in person against a 100+ point checklist covering cleanliness, comfort and design. For those looking for a specific type of house to rent, Airbnb will also be launching what it calls Collections, homes that fit the needs of different groups. Read More »

Battlefield 2018 Confirmed to Appear at E3's EA Play


The EA Twitter account has revealed that EA Play 2018 will return from June 9 to June 11 at The Hollywood Palladium in sunny Hollywood, CA. Want to get your hands on Battlefield 2018 before anyone else? In fact, word-of-mouth and general player-to-player buzz on the streets of Hollywood might be all that the game needs to have a shot at besting Call of Duty this year. Read More »

LLC Purchases 14089 Shares of Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

Altria Group Inc now has $122.69B valuation. The stock decreased 1.33% or $1.23 during the last trading session, reaching $91.49. About 63,599 shares traded. Ford Motor Co (New) Par $0.01 (NYSE:F) was raised too. Since August 29, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 selling transactions for $5.98 million activity. Read More »

Child porn on WhatsApp: CBI unearths global racket


The 20-year-old suspect, an unemployed B.Com graduate, will be brought to Delhi on transit remand. CBI on Thursday registered a case and booked five persons on charges of uploading and circulating child pornography through a Whatsapp group that had 119 members from both India and overseas. Read More »

Apple Pulls AirPlay 2 from Latest iOS 11.3 and tvOS 11.3 Betas


Although we've become used to new emoji landing with an iOS update, this is the first time that any new Animoji have been released. The company has stated that this update is considered as a supplement update of about 42 MB, hence there is no any new features are added with this update. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Demo Arriving Next Week

The company has partnered up with Valve to bring everyone's favorite crowbar wielding silent protagonist from Half-Life - or rather his likeness - Gordon Freeman to Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition , for an unlikely crossover. As covered earlier, a post-launch update will enable Windows 10 and Xbox One cross-play for FFXV Multiplayer Expansion: Comrades . If you have yet to pick up Final Fantasy 15 , then this latest release is the ideal chance to do so. Read More »

Olympic Men's Giant Slalom: By the Numbers


Austrian skiers have won a joint-record four gold medals (alongside Switzerland) and a record 18 total medals in this event at the Olympic Winter Games, but failed to reach the podium in 2010 and 2014. "Wow! It was not so easy to be the absolute favourite in this discipline, then sitting up there as the leader from the first run, knowing that Henrik had ripped it", said the Austrian afterwards. Read More »

Payday 2 Switch Is Nearly A Year Behind In Content


Rather, the Switch version will launch as an older version of the game, without all of its most recent updates . It was more than enough information for the fans to realize that Switch is getting the outdated version. for the past month. However, it is worth mentioning that the numbers among Switch, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4 were extremely close this month, with the difference in revenue from the top console to the third one being of only 3%. Read More »

Google sued by former employee over "wrongful termination"


Damore's memo was among the posts that Chevalier criticised, the suit says, allegedly describing it as "misogynistic". Chevalier mentioned in the lawsuit that a Google HR representative met with him past year in September to discuss about his posts on the internal forums . Read More »

Will the FCC overturn net neutrality?


The Republican-led FCC voted along party lines in December to repeal Obama-era net neutrality protections, which were meant to keep the internet open and fair. However, all of this was communicated to the FCC before the repeal. The FCC's "Restoring Internet Freedom Order" passed in December and repealed the agency's net neutrality order. Read More »

Microsoft Surface Pro now available in India


The new Surface Pro will be available online on Amazon and Flipkart as well as leading offline stores like Croma, Reliance Digital, Vijay Sales, and other authorized retailers. A full-size glass trackpad with five-finger multi-touch capabilities allows for ultimate precision, and the entire keyboard is wrapped in soft yet durable Alcantara material, creating a comfortable palm rest and attractive aesthetic. Read More »

Want a Land Rover-inspired, unkillable phone?


For one it has IP68 water and dust resistance. If that's not quite enough, battery life can be doubled with a bulky "Adventure" case, which not only adds an extra battery but improves the mapping capabilities by boosting the phone's Global Positioning System signal. Read More »

The Ferrari 488 Pista: A Homage to Racing Glory


Or to use the correct full name: Ferrari 488 Pista . The successor to Ferrari's V8-engined special series which have received critical acclaim for their performance and handling, the Pista is billed as marking a significant step forward in terms of both sporty dynamics and the level of technological it carries over from Ferrari's legendary racing endeavours. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 to feature wireless charging, iris scanner and more


According to the XDA-Developers, the firmware files of the Mi Max 3 revealed a couple of features that will be introduced for the first time in the Mi Max lineup. Now, the source also managed to get ahold of an image which shows a Xiaomi-branded phone, which looks like the Mi MIX 2, getting wirelessly charged. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S9 to hit shelves on March 16


Flipkart has teased the India launch of Galaxy S9 on its website by creating a dedicated page for the smartphone. Samsung are gearing up for the launch of their new Galaxy S9phone at Mobile World Congress this weekend. Both the smartphones are handled by several people that packed with significant features. Besides, it has a Smart Glow LED-notification system that sits on the back and can be activated from the Quick panel. Read More »

Canada and U.S. set to resume rivalry in women's ice hockey final


Dani Cameranesi scored two goals and U.S. goaltender Maddie Rooney made 14 saves as the Americans, who haven't won Olympic gold in 20 years, booked a berth in Thursday's championship game. Meaghan Mikkelson is on the cusp of a golden hat-trick at the Olympic Winter Games. The 26-year-old Quebec City native worked her magic again four years later in Sochi to wrest away gold from the Americans. Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5, Note 5 Pro Goes On Sale In India


With its better battery capacity and fast charging support, the Redmi Note 5 Pro takes the crown in this segment too. Over here at the India Today Tech we have reviewed both. Xiaomi will also add a Face Unlock feature to the Note 5 Pro , which will be added with an over-the-air update during March. Say unlike the Nokia 6, the Redmi phones look more regular and that takes some charm away. Read More »

US President Donald Trump endorses guns for teachers to stop shootings


The student body president at the Parkland school, Julia Cordover, tearfully told Trump that she "was lucky enough to come home from school". He also promised to improve background checks and mental health checks on people who buy guns. "I don't understand why I can still go into a store and buy a weapon of war ". "An AR. How is it that easy to buy this type of weapon?" I was born into a world where I never got to experience safety and peace. Read More »

Moto G6 Plus image, specs surface online

Additionally, the Moto G6 Play was also spotted on GeekBench benchmarking website, where the listing reveals a bunch of specifications. Popular tipster Evan Blass on yesterday revealed the codenames of the upcoming Motorola smartphones. Read More »

Kylie Jenner: 'Stormi looks just like me when I was a baby'


In July 2015 it was confirmed that the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star had the most viewed account on the social media platform, to which she wrote on Twitter at the time: "30 million followers?!" That means she may already be engaged to Travis or simply that he gave her a promise ring. Read More »

Sheriff: We Received About 20 Calls About Nikolas Cruz Before Florida Shooting

Cruz is charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder in Wednesday's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland. It was the same type of firearm that's been used in many mass shootings, including in Las Vegas a year ago, Orlando in 2016 and at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, in 2012. Read More »

Overwatch League and Twitch Offer Viewership Rewards


Benefits include in-game hero skins that will be exclusive for a period of time, as well as emotes and team-branded items. Overwatch League and Twitch are partnering up for Overwatch League Cheering , which allows fans to rally around their favorite teams on Twitch. Read More »

My PlayStation is a new way to access your PSN profile


The edit profile section also gives you quick access to some important settings, like checking to see if your two-factor authentication is set up and switching up your profile picture if you're bored of it. No one ultimately knows, but the way Sony is advertising this could mean that it eventually wants to see My PlayStation become a social network of sorts. Read More »

In Pyeongchang, a historically diverse Winter Olympics


Then again, shocking finishes seem to be the norm on this hill. Described as the "crazy horse" of the Italian team by manager Massimo Rinaldi, and "crazy, in a good way" by German rival Viktoria Rebensburg, Goggia found her own unique way to describe what athletes usually call being "in the zone". Read More »

Dungeons & Dragons Movie Rolling Up Director


Michael Gillio will be penning the script. Brian Goldner and Stephen Davis are producing it. McKay just cleaned up his schedule past year after directing The Lego Batman Movie before he was signed by Warner take on Nightwing . Read More »

Walmart Inc. (NASDAQ:WMT) Expected To Report Earnings On Tuesday


The stock decreased 1.65% or $1.25 during the last trading session, reaching $74.7. About 29.90M shares traded or 230.82% up from the average. Walmart Inc. The company was upgraded on Friday, August 11 by Stephens. Shares of Walmart stock fell almost 10 percent Tuesday morning, to their lowest level since October 2015. Read More »

Google Pixel 2 XL Gets Affected by Cold Temperatures


For instance, Reddit user noobsquared talking about the battery issue posted, "Battery is awful since the latest update". As reported by Android Police , the Google Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL in low temperatures, claims to be charging quickly (10W+) when it's actually charging at less than 4W. Read More »

Lexus teases production version of upcoming UX crossover SUV


The Geneva Motor Show, the premiere event in the European vehicle show calendar is open to the public from March 8-18 with press events kicking off on March 6. The Lexus NX was the top-selling compact premium crossover in the US last year, and the RX topped the premium midsize ranking. Lexus has trademarked UX 200, UX 250 and UX 250h, indicating it too will offer a hybrid variant. Read More »

Apple iPhone SE 2 Set to Debut at WWDC 2018


Apple iPhone SE 2 might not be dead, even though noted analyst from KGI Securities Ming Chi-Kuo has indicated that there will be only three iPhones for 2018. Subsequent reports said that Apple would release only 3 iPhone models in 2018 including a 6.1-inch model with an LCD display and a single rear-facing camera ( iPhone 9 ), a 5.8-inch unit with an OLED panel ( iPhone Xs ) and a huge 6.5-inch version with an OLED display ( iPhone Xs Plus ). Read More »

Leaked photo shows possible prototype of Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact


We have reported earlier how Sony plans to launch the XZ2 at the MWC 2018 . The image, obtained by Xperia Blog from one of its commenters, shows an alleged XZ2 Compact prototype ... Grisha goes on to confirm that there is no 3.5mm headphone jack, and that the fingerprint sensor is located on the rear of the device, much like the Xperia XA2 series. Read More »

Snapchat now features GIPHY GIF stickers and a tabs section for stories


Then select the GIPHY header, or type something into the search field if you are looking to find something specific. As ever, you can combine stickers with other effects and place more than one anywhere in the photo. Over the next month or so the app plans to roll out a new feature called tabs, a Snap Inc. spokesperson told International Business Times. The new tabs are supposed to make it easier for Snapchat users to keep up with Stories they create. Read More »

WhatsApp spotted testing Stickers on Windows Phone Beta


And the latest in the list is a Group Description feature. Instant messaging platform WhatsApp has rolled out a new feature for the Android and Windows beta users. As it happens on changing the Group profile picture, WhatsApp sends a notification to all members of the group that the picture has been changed along with the name of the group member who changed it. Read More »

Ferrari 488 Pista images leaked


Its engine is the most powerful V8 in Ferrari history and is an extreme evolution of the turbo unit that won the overall International Engine of the Year award titles in both 2016 and 2017. SSC 6.0 incorporates all the following systems: E-Diff3, F1-Trac, the magnetorheological suspension (SCM) and, for the first time ever, the Ferrari Dynamic Enhancer. Read More »

Sonam and gang brighten up Ras Al Khaimah wedding


Bollywood made its presence felt at the wedding, with Sonam Kapoor , Arjun Kapoor , Sridevi and others in attendance. It is wedding time in the industry yet again as another Kapoor is set to tie the knot. Mohit is the elder son of Reena and Sandeep Marwah (founder of Noida Film City). He posted another click with Arjun Kapoor and the groom Mohit Marwah and wrote, "Let it begin ❤". Read More »

Trump backs ban on 'bump stocks' on semi-automatic weapons

So far, Trump has strongly supported gun rights. "We must do more to protect our children", Mr Trump said, indicating that school safety has now become the top priority of his administration. "No special interest group, no political agenda is more critical than timely passage of legislation to effectively address the gun violence issues that are rampant in our country". Read More »

Microsoft inadvertently outlines the limits of Windows 10 on ARM

Microsoft has now killed the page " Limitations of apps and experiences on Arm", and the URL redirects to the more neutral Troubleshooting x86 Desktop Apps page. According to the documentation Microsoft published, there are six main issues owners of ARM-based Windows 10 laptops may run into. That includes games which require drivers for their anti-cheat functionality as well as games using versions of DirectX older than 9.0, or OpenGL. Read More »

Reliance Jio, Airtel announce cashback offer on smartphones


Under which Jio is offering Rs 2200 cashback instantly through " Jio Football Offer " on the entire range of 4G VoLte smartphones of Jivi Mobiles . The Jio Football Offer is actually applicable on a wide variety of brands including Samsung, Asus, Micromax, Motorola, and Nokia. iVOOMi: Me4, iV Smart 4G, V5, Me3s, i1s, Me1, Me5, Me3, i1. Read More »

Army foils attempt of Pakistan's Border Action Team, kills intruder


Locals said that in the afternoon, Indian and Pakistan soldiers resorted to firing at Churanda village. "No loss of property reported so far", tweeted Jammu and Kashmir Police. Lt Col Anand said it was clear that Pakistan was never interested in bringing peace and stability to J&K. India has long accused Pakistan of training and arming militants and helping them infiltrate across the heavily militarised LoC into Jammu and Kashmir, India's only Muslim majority state. Read More »

Assassin's Creed Origins gets conflict-free exploration mode and New Game + tomorrow


The favourite guided tours of Jean Guesdon, the creative director of Assassin's Creed Origins , include The Great Library of Alexandria, Khafre's Funerary Complex, and The Egyptian Household. Players who have grown used to having the hidden blade will have to start the New Game Plus without one. Activities such as Arena, Hippodrome, and Trials of the Gods are connected to the story, so you'll have to push through to unlock them again. Read More »