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Two athletes kicked out of Commonwealth Games over needles found Two athletes kicked out of Commonwealth Games over needles found
- April 15, 2018

The two athletes were found to have given " unreliable and evasive " testimony after a syringe was discovered in a cup on the bedside table in their room in the Athletes' Village. Rwanda's chef de mission Eugene Nzabanterura said coach Jean Paul Nsengiyuma hadn't been seen since his athlete's event finished at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre on Tuesday. (more...)
Stock Showing Surging Activity: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Stock Showing Surging Activity: Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB)
- April 15, 2018

Also, the number of active investment managers holding Facebook Inc in their top 10 holdings decreased from 428 to 405 for a decrease of 23. It has underperformed by 3.07% the S&P500. Therefore 91% are positive. Facebook Inc had 66 analyst reports since October 9, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Buy" on Thursday, March 22. (more...)
Taylor Swift releases two exclusive songs with Spotify Singles Taylor Swift releases two exclusive songs with Spotify Singles
- April 15, 2018

Swift takes the upbeat groove and transforms it into a folksy ballad with a country tinge that fans of the R&B icons just can't wrap their heads around. The Swedish streaming company recently also got the exclusive release of Swift's " Delicate " video, and have been promoting her own personal playlists. (more...)
The Cambridge Analytica data breach also harvested people's private Facebook messages The Cambridge Analytica data breach also harvested people's private Facebook messages
- April 15, 2018

The Facebook finder and CEO owns more than 401.4 million shares in his company, and following the rise in stock prices, his stake is now worth $66bn (£46.2bn). This seems to be an issue women are more concerned with: 49 percent of surveyed women and 31 percent of male panelists would like Facebook to do something about toxic content. (more...)
Kathua, Unnao rape cases: PM Modi says victims will get justice Kathua, Unnao rape cases: PM Modi says victims will get justice
- April 14, 2018

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Friday attacked Congress President Rahul Gandhi in his home constituency here in Uttar Pradesh. Priyanka Gandhi's husband Robert Vadra and her children (son and daughter) were also present. Subsequently, Rahul's aide Kaushal Vidyarthi called up the Congress president's office with a message: "Take him directly to India Gate". Earlier, he had tweeted: "Like millions of Indians my heart hurts tonight". (more...)
BJP MLAs seen eating during fast? BJP MLAs seen eating during fast?
- April 14, 2018

Hemanth Kumar Gowda of Yuva Morcha and other leaders including S.K. Dinesh, M.V. Ramprasad and L. Nagendra were present. Tapkir admitted to the mistake and said that it was unintentional. "Congress has become an expert in obstructing the Parliament". More recently, Hazare held a fast last month in Delhi's Ramlila Maidan. Since the end of the budget session of Parliament on 6 April, five members of the YSR Congress have also been on an indefinite strike over the demand for special ... (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg tangles with Congress on control of Facebook data Mark Zuckerberg tangles with Congress on control of Facebook data
- April 13, 2018

We are sticking with our wide-moat rating and $198 fair value estimate for Facebook . Bob Latta (R-OH) pressed for detail on how long it would take to complete the audit, Zuckerberg declined to comment on the time needed to review a single app but said the overall process would take " many months". (more...)
U.S. and Russian Federation fight at United Nations over Syria chemical weapons attacks U.S. and Russian Federation fight at United Nations over Syria chemical weapons attacks
- April 12, 2018

At least 60 people were killed and more than 1,000 injured last Saturday when the Assad regime reportedly launched a chemical attack in Douma. A rival measure put forward by Moscow failed to garner enough votes for adoption, laying bare the divisions within the council over Syria as the threat of Western military action loomed large. (more...)
Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) Received Equal Weight Rating from Morgan Stanley Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA) Received Equal Weight Rating from Morgan Stanley
- April 11, 2018

The stock has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, February 1. The stock has "Sell" rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, August 30. The company was maintained on Monday, July 10 by Wells Fargo. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) for 6,060 shares. Cowen & Co maintained it with "Sell" rating and $170.0 target in Friday, October 20 report. It also upped Wayside Technology Group Inc (NASDAQ:WSTG) stake by 624 shares and now owns 83,065 shares. (more...)
Facebook tightens issue ads, political ads to prevent election interference Facebook tightens issue ads, political ads to prevent election interference
- April 09, 2018

However, soon after Facebook was found retracting messages sent by Zuck and other executives from recipients' inboxes, it said that this was done to protect Mark and their executives' communications after Sony Pictures' emails were hacked back in 2014 . (more...)
Tollywood actress Sri Reddy strips on TV against Movie Artists Association Tollywood actress Sri Reddy strips on TV against Movie Artists Association
- April 08, 2018

The actress was seen protesting in front of Film Chamber at Filmnagar. Sri Reddy was later taken to a police station. She sat down in front of the Movie Artistes Association office and alleged that local talent and Telugu heroines were not being given chances, while heroines from other languages were being roped in for Telugu movies. (more...)
Orion Span Launches First-Ever Luxury Space Hotel Orion Span Launches First-Ever Luxury Space Hotel
- April 07, 2018

Deep-pocketed daredevils can now reserve a spot on Aurora Station, billed as the first-ever "luxury space hotel". The Aurora Station will measure around 43 feet long by 14 feet wide, according to the company, and will orbit the Earth at an altitude of around 200 miles (for comparison, the ISS orbits at an altitude of 250 miles). (more...)
Apple reportedly plans iPhones with curved screens and non-touch gesture controls
- April 06, 2018

Touchless gestures are also apparently on their way to an iPhone near you, and they could be implemented in two years at the earliest. There's no guarantee at this point that Apple's curved display and gestures projects will actually move forward into future iPhones . (more...)
Fortnite gets vending machines and lots of explosions with new update Fortnite gets vending machines and lots of explosions with new update
- April 06, 2018

The machines will offer three different items of that rarity, but you will have to spend a specific type of material (Wood, Stone or Metal) in order to purchase each item. One of the trickier challenges this week asks players to " search the Hidden Gnome in different named locations " and requires players to do this seven times to complete the task. (more...)
Ronaldo thanks Juventus fans for ovation after video-game goal Ronaldo thanks Juventus fans for ovation after video-game goal
- April 05, 2018

Dani Carvajal lifted a cross into the box towards the Portugal global, who rose in the air to produce a breathtaking acrobatic kick that flew past a helpess Gianluigi Buffon . BC-SOC-Real Madrid-Ronaldo's Goal, 465 Even for Cristiano Ronaldo , bicycle kick goal was specialAP Photo XTS125, XTS122, XTS123, XTS135, XTS116Eds: With AP Photos. (more...)
Giancarlo Stanton turns boos to cheers with 2-run HR vs. Rays Giancarlo Stanton turns boos to cheers with 2-run HR vs. Rays
- April 05, 2018

Judge connected off reliever Matt Andriese , the pitcher who gave up a home run to Judge in the slugger's first big league at-bat in August 2016. Sanchez's third-inning drive on a high changeup ended an 0-for-17 slide. He got the silent treatment from team-mates when he returned to the dugout, but not from the crowd. This was Yankee Stadium's first game since the installation of expanded netting that extends five sections past the dugout down each foul line, a move made after several ... (more...)
Manny Pacquiao confirmed to fight Argentinian puncher for WBA world title Manny Pacquiao confirmed to fight Argentinian puncher for WBA world title
- April 04, 2018

Pacquiao has not fought in the ring since being defeated on points by Australia's Jeff Horn in Brisbane in July, a loss that cost the Filipino star his WBO crown. The bout will be a promotion between Manny Pacquiao and Golden Boy Promotions, with Top Rank although not directly involved, securing the ESPN TV spot for the bout. (more...)
Defunct Chinese space lab plunges back to Earth Defunct Chinese space lab plunges back to Earth
- April 04, 2018

Gerald McKeegan and Conrad Jung spent the afternoon reviewing the data that monitored the space station's whereabouts. On March 2016, the Chinese National Space Administration announced they had lost all contact with the now defunct station, and, therefore, were unable to alter its orbit or control its reentry. (more...)
Don't spoil Avengers: Infinity War or Thanos will get you Don't spoil Avengers: Infinity War or Thanos will get you
- April 04, 2018

Thanos is supposed to be the most terrifying villain we've seen in the MCU , with a history of abuse and exploitation and now a mission to destroy the Earth and everyone on it if they get between him and his precious Infinity Stones . "Everyone involved with the film has worked incredibly hard the past two years maintaining the highest level of secrecy", the letter reads. Which only means one thing: we're about to enter spoiler season. (more...)
Google To Launch Low Cost Pixel Phones In Select Markets
- April 03, 2018

Citing four senior Google executives who've been making the rounds in India, the site, which has a mixed track record on unannounced products, claims the new Pixel will be a midrange device "focused on price-sensitive markets such as India". (more...)
A new update for iOS A new update for iOS
- April 03, 2018

It has underperformed by 36.17% the S&P500. John G Ullman & Associates Inc. increased its stake in Apple by 203.1% in the first quarter. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Friday, February 2 with "Buy" rating. Addison Cap owns 0.96% invested in Apple Inc. Wade G W & Inc increased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 2.07% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Unfortunately, the Japanese company can not produce such a quantity of OLED displays as Apple is asking for iPhone XI , so they are searching for an investor who ... (more...)
Pakistan, India agree to end envoys harassment Pakistan, India agree to end envoys harassment
- March 31, 2018

Diplomats' row: Sources said that New Delhi chose to "retaliate" with "much bigger force" in a bid to drive home the message to Pakistan's establishment. Pakistan too had complained that its High Commission staff in New Delhi and their families, including children, were being regularly harassed by unknown individuals on the streets of the national capital. (more...)
Doomed Chinese space station reportedly pictured shooting over Wellington Doomed Chinese space station reportedly pictured shooting over Wellington
- March 31, 2018

It is estimated to be less than a 1 in 1 trillion chance that a particular person will be injured by falling space debris. Predicting when and where the rogue station will reach the surface is extremely hard as it orbits the Earth at around 18,000 miles per hour (29,000km/h). (more...)
Lionel Messi returns: Barcelona star back to training ahead of Sevilla encounter Lionel Messi returns: Barcelona star back to training ahead of Sevilla encounter
- March 31, 2018

But Sevilla will put them to the test. "We have to wait", Valverde told a news conference yesterday. [Saturday] is a key game. Being able to win there, at a very hard ground, would be amassive step for us towards winning the league. "Tomorrow is important but so is the next one and the one after that". The global break came at a bad time for many clubs, should some national teams have taken more care with players? "The accumulation of games makes you think about taking risks with a ... (more...)
Rejects Google Street View
- March 30, 2018

Street View is a service from Google that provides users with 360-degree panoramic photographs of almost every road and street in a given city. " The government has not agreed to the proposal ", Ahir said in a written reply to a question. (more...)