Tue, 21 Aug 2018

Facebook faces allegations of housing ad discrimination

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Facebook is battling fresh allegations in the U.S., this time related to discrimination in housing advertisements.  According ...

WhatsApp planning on deleting old messages, photos, videos

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - As part of its new deal with Google, WhatsApp is said to have now decided to do away ...

China arrests three over biggest-ever bitcoin heist

BEIJING, China - After witnessing the country’s biggest-ever cryptocurrency heist, in which Bitcoin worth $87 million (600 million yuan) was ...

Walmart completes acquisition of 77% stake in Flipkart

BENGALURU, India - The world’s largest retailer, Walmart Inc. completed its deal to acquire controlling stake into India’s biggest online ...

ATMs worldwide suffer highly-coordinated attack, millions lo

NEW DELHI, India - Three days after the FBI warned of a potential ‘cashout’ ATM hack, that could hit bank ...

Google faces internal resistance over China search engine

BEIJING, China - Demanding transparency over the company’s plans in China, over a thousand Google employees have signed a letter ...

Japan probes if Apple tried to crush App Store competitor

TOKYO, Japan - Apple is set to face the heat in Japan, over alleged efforts to secretly crush an App ...

Instagram probes widespread hack that is locking users out

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - A bizarre and widespread hack is affecting hundreds of users on Instagram, who have complained of being ...

First U.S. city to install subway body scanners: Los Angeles

CALIFORNIA, U.S. - In a first, Los Angeles has decided to install subway body scanners, officials confirmed this week. The ...

PNB scam: Ex-MD of Allahabad Bank granted bail

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Aug. 20 (ANI): A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here on Monday granted anticipatory bail ...

Cagayan North Int'l Airport ready for commercial flights

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Aug. 20 (PIA) - The Cagayan North International Airport is now ready for commercial flights, both domestic ...

'Gold' surpasses 'Satyameva Jayate' at the box office

Mumbai, (Maharashtra) [India] Aug 20 (ANI): Despite Akshay Kumar starrer 'Gold' surpassing the box office collection of John Abraham's 'Satymeva ...

Dawood`s finance manager Jabir Moti detained

London [United Kingdom], Aug 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

Dawood's finance manager detained in London

London [United Kingdom], August 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

Dawood Ibrahim's finance manager Jabir Moti detained in London

London [United Kingdom], August 19 (ANI):The law has moved a step closer to bringing Dawood Ibrahim to justice for the ...

Next Mission for Women With Military Service: Run for Office

A dragon winds around a cherry tree in the tattoo across MJ Hegar's arm and back, over the shrapnel wounds ...

Trump Expects to Revoke DOJ Official's Security Clearance

U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday he plans to revoke the security clearance of Bruce Ohr, a Justice Department official ...

North Carolina acts deep blue with state worker minimum wage

North Carolina Republicans have infuriated liberal activists by slashing income-tax rates, defending illegally gerrymandered districts and passing a now-partially repealed ...

Malaysia hopes China will sympathize with its fiscal woes

Malaysia's leader said Monday that he hoped China would sympathize with his country's fiscal problems as he met with the ...

Trump administration less concerned about conserving oil

Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the U.S., the Trump administration declares in a major new policy ...

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Second quake in a day rattles Indonesia’s Lombok

LOMBOK, Indonesia - Weeks after a devastating magnitude 7.0 earthquake rattled Indonesia’s Lombok island, on Sunday, the tourist hotspot was ...

ISIS claims Kabul attacks, as U.S. warns of Taliban threat

KABUL, Afghanistan - With no conceivable end to America’s longest military engagement in sight - the war against insurgents in ...

China Reconsiders LNG Tariff Threat

China has sown confusion in international energy markets after reconsidering plans to slap tariffs on U.S. crude oil and liquefied ...

Asian Games: Indian men's badminton team bow out

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 20 (ANI): Indian men's badminton team bowed out of the ongoing 18th edition of the Asian Games ...

Cagayan North Int'l Airport ready for commercial flights

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, Aug. 20 (PIA) - The Cagayan North International Airport is now ready for commercial flights, both domestic ...

Asian Games: Lakshay wins silver in shooting

Jakarta [Indonesia], August 20 (ANI): Indian shooter Lakshay Lakshay has won a silver medal in men's trap event in the ...

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