• Isro puts another eye in the sky
Isro puts another eye in the sky

To launching to Cartosat-2 is the great achievement for ISRO and India as well. The total number of Indian satellites launched by PSLV now stands at 48. "Some formations", the official said. Kumar said the GSAT-19 has reached the designated location and all the payloads have been switched on and it has started performing.

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  • Storm remnants move through area
Storm remnants move through area

Graham said this week's storm was a good exercise of emergency management practices. It is tracking north, northeast toward the Mid-South - Widespread rain likely for the Mid-South today and Friday . The storm made landfall early Thursday morning and is expected to arrive just in time for the weekend. Fort Walton Beach, FL, experienced pro...

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  • Oppn. shouldn't make presidential election matter of confrontational politics
Oppn. shouldn't make presidential election matter of confrontational politics

He also said that his party has taken an independent decision like this in the past also. And as far as JD (U) is concerned, it has always taken independent decisions, even when we were a part of NDA . In her speeches, Kumar has said that the country's sustainable growth is not possible without ending the centuries-old exclusion of marginalized gr...

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  • NASA searches Uranus for gas and finds 10 more Earth-like planets
NASA searches Uranus for gas and finds 10 more Earth-like planets

One of Kepler's most high-profile discoveries was of the Trappist system, a remarkable collection of seven Earth-like planets all orbiting a single star . " Are we alone? Maybe Kepler today has told us indirectly, although we need confirmation, that we are probably not alone". Originally launched in 2009, the Kepler telescope has now found a to...

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  • Menendez Weighs in on 'Devastating' Senate Health Care Bill
Menendez Weighs in on 'Devastating' Senate Health Care Bill

The draft bill was unveiled on Thursday by Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell as the upper chamber's response to the American Health Care Act , the Obamacare repeal legislation passed by the House in May. "Well, they're also four good guys, four friends of mine, and I think that they'll probably get there", he said. For the past ...

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  • Senior Uber exec Emil Michael is out
Senior Uber exec Emil Michael is out

Attorneys hired by the board have made a number of recommendations to reform Uber's policies which are likely to be implemented, although said lawyers did not address the issue of Kalanick's role at the company. San Francisco-based Uber is valued at almost $70bn but is yet to make a profit. The board adopted a series of recommendations about th...

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  • Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes indefinite leave as CEO
Uber boss Travis Kalanick takes indefinite leave as CEO

The CEO is to act as a full partner to Kalanick . Last month, his mother was killed and his father was seriously injured following a boating accident . Lawyers said the board should continue its search for a chief operating officer who is "diverse" and has a background in diversity and inclusion. You can read the 13-page letter with all recom...

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  • Moore and O'Brien dominate at Royal Ascot
Moore and O'Brien dominate at Royal Ascot

Winter , an even shorter-priced favorite at 4-9, dismissed the challenges of Roly Poly and Hydrangea in the one-mile (1,600-meter) Coronation Stakes. Harrington believes the horse by Fastnet Rock is capable of winning a "great race " like the Melbourne Cup , and the Australian spring is on her radar.

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  • IPhone 8 Release Date Delay: Apple Still Deciding On Embedded Touch ID
IPhone 8 Release Date Delay: Apple Still Deciding On Embedded Touch ID

However, Arcuri also stated that the company could sell 90 million units by the end of the holiday season. The iPhone 8 is no different. Last month, Onleaks, the popular tipster had leaked the renders of the iPhone 8 , which allegedly confirmed the design of the phone.

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  • Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft
Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft

The NHL plots its future this weekend as the NHL Draft is set to take place inside Chicago's United Center and the NHL Network is there with an impressive deployment of resources to cover the two-day event. While the 38-year-old still has four years remaining on his contract with the Blackhawks, between the severity of the condition and necessity...

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  • The Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for OneSavings Bank PLC (OSB)
The Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates Buy Rating for OneSavings Bank PLC (OSB)

It has underperformed by 55.52% the S&P500. Among 5 analysts covering IFG Group PLC ( LON:IFP ), 2 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 2 Hold. Its down 0.69, from 1.55 in 2016Q3. DFS Furniture PLC had 34 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Perform" rating by Oppenheimer given on Thursday, December 10.

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  • NASA Just Found 10 New
NASA Just Found 10 New "Earth-Like" Planets Outside Our Solar System

The announcement was made during a briefing at the Ames Research Center in California's Silicon Valley, as members of NASA's Kepler program revealed the latest results of their planet-hunting effort. A few days later NASA reported that its Kepler (planet seeking) spacecraft found 1,284 new planets, with up to 550 showing the potential for bei...

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  • Rockstar Addresses Grand Theft Auto V Mod Issues With A Support Page
Rockstar Addresses Grand Theft Auto V Mod Issues With A Support Page

Instead, it seems that Take-Two will only go after mods that are specifically created to target GTA Online . Ever since the modding tool program for Grand Theft Auto 5 ( GTA 5 ), OPENIV, was banned after a cease-and-desist legal notice from Rockstar Games' parent company Take-Two Interactive, things have been going from bad to worse.

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  • Group protests senate health care bill, Toomey defends legislation
Group protests senate health care bill, Toomey defends legislation

Attempting to thread a very tight needle, Senate Republicans on Thursday released a health-care reform bill meant to undo major parts of the Affordable Care Act while still supporting the public's access to health insurance. The House approved its version of the bill last month. Even President Donald Trump has privately called the House's health-ca...

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  • India, Pak exchange fire along LoC in Poonch
India, Pak exchange fire along LoC in Poonch

Source said that the Pakistan shelling and firing started at 11.30 am and firing exchanges only stopped at 2.10 pm. He also informed that the intruder was wearing headband with camera on his head to record the action and possible mutilation of jawans.

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  • 'Very comfortable' Qatar says it can withstand pressure 'forever' amid crisis
'Very comfortable' Qatar says it can withstand pressure 'forever' amid crisis

He says sharing the document is either an "attempt to undermine serious mediation or yet another sign of callous policy". "The alternative is parting of ways", he said. The Turkish defense minister, Fikri Isik, rejected the demand that Qatar close the Turkish military base and suggested that Turkey would enhance its presence there as a show o...

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  • 35 killed in 3 bomb attacks in 2 Pakistani cities
35 killed in 3 bomb attacks in 2 Pakistani cities

Daesh-affiliated banned militant group Lashkar-e-Jahngvi Al-Alami has claimed responsibility for the bombing. Shahid Khan , a government official in Parachinar , confirmed the toll Saturday, saying residents who had been preparing to celebrate the end of Ramadan were now in mourning.

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  • Gareth Bale targets more trophies with Real Madrid amid exit rumours
Gareth Bale targets more trophies with Real Madrid amid exit rumours

The same report states that Monaco are "determined" to try and keep Mbappe for at least another season but could be set to face interest from a number of clubs this summer. According to the Liverpool Echo , Jurgen Klopp is ready to enter the race for the striker and will go head-to-head with the Gunners for the services of Mbappe.

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  • Angel di Maria given fine for Spanish tax fraud
Angel di Maria given fine for Spanish tax fraud

The allegations were first made by Spanish prosecutors in November 2016. Mourinho is represented by the agency Gestifute. Ronaldo was accused of tax evasion by Spanish authorities recently, which is also said to have added to his unhappiness at Real.

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  • YouTube TV Coming to These 10 New Markets
YouTube TV Coming to These 10 New Markets

When YouTube TV was announced a few months ago, it was off to a slow start and limited to a few markets. Announced back in February this year and launched in the month of April, YouTube TV is now only available in a handful of markets in the U.S., including Chicago, LA, NYC, Philadelphia, and the San Francisco Bay Area.

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  • NASA's Kepler telescope spots over 200 new planet candidates
NASA's Kepler telescope spots over 200 new planet candidates

Among the 50-near-Earth-size habitable zone candidates, there were 30 that have been verified. It is also the definitive catalog of the constellation Cygnus - The Swan - from the point of view of the space telescope. The scientists discovered that the planets that are nearly the size of the Earth or smaller are usually rocky while those that are ...

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  • Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency in NBA
Butler trade sets the stage for looming free agency in NBA

And when you add facts like Jimmy Butler moving on to the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Indiana Pacers possibly trading Paul George, the East is losing top players rather than gaining them. "In high school I told my trainer Keith I wanted to be the No. 1 player in the country and the No. 1 draft pick, so it was a goal I set out there, and th...

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  • Russian, Saudi leaders discuss Qatar row in phone call
Russian, Saudi leaders discuss Qatar row in phone call

Eritrea has expressed support for Saudi Arabia and its allies after they cut ties with Qatar. The sanctions have disrupted the flow of imports and other materials into Qatar and caused many foreign banks to scale back their business with the country.

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  • Verizon Completes $4.48 Billion Acquisition of Yahoo; Marissa Leaves with $23 Million
Verizon Completes $4.48 Billion Acquisition of Yahoo; Marissa Leaves with $23 Million

Falling under Oath's banner will be a portfolio of media and tech brands including HuffPost , Yahoo Sports, Tumblr , Build Studios and more. Tim Armstrong , former CEO of AOL , now holds the same title at Oath , a division in Verizon's Media and Telematics organization.

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  • Law on Offensive Trademarks Declared Unconstitutional
Law on Offensive Trademarks Declared Unconstitutional

Today's ruling marks the end of a legal saga that started nearly eight years ago when the United States Trademark and Patent Office attempted to prevent The Slants , an Asian-American band, from trademarking their name on the grounds that "slants" disparages Asian Americans.

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  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns; Timeline Of Scandals That Led To Exit
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns; Timeline Of Scandals That Led To Exit

Uber is still burning hundreds of millions of dollars every quarter and relies on fresh infusions of capital to continue its growth plans. Uber which began as a technology to facilitate ride sharing in cars, is also getting into helicopters and boats and the delivery business.

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  • The CIRCOR International, Inc. (CIR) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Hold
The CIRCOR International, Inc. (CIR) Upgraded by ValuEngine to Hold

About 15,961 shares traded. The stock presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $63.40. It has outperformed by 1.57% the S&P500. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 1.31839, the 24 month is 0.79459, and the 36 month is 1.31250. 27 funds opened positions while 45 raised stakes.

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  • 'Justify my trust in you' - Akufo-Addo to Chief Justice
'Justify my trust in you' - Akufo-Addo to Chief Justice

The newspaper adds that the President made it clear that the application of the laws of Ghana ought to be done without fear or favour, affection or ill-will, political, religious and or ethnic affiliation. Justice Akuffo's approval makes her the second female Chief Justice of Ghana. The President expressed the certainty that she would continue wi...

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  • Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism
Couillard says Muslims also have a responsibility in the fight against terrorism

Ftouhi had citizenship in Tunisia and Canada , where he lived for the past decade, according to audio of his federal court released Thursday. Mohcin Asrii, a 27-year-old student who lived directly below Ftouhi's third-floor apartment, expressed shock that a middle-aged man with a wife and three children could be accused of carrying out the stabb...

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  • Five books Elon Musk wants you to read
Five books Elon Musk wants you to read

Prof Andrew Coates, who works on the ExoMars rover at University College London's Mullard Space Science Laboratory, said that the question of whether present or past life existed on Mars needed to be answered before a manned mission, which could contaminate the surface, could be considered.

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  • You can soon share any type of file via WhatsApp
You can soon share any type of file via WhatsApp

A test is now undergoing with a small set of users for an update that adds the ability to send any kind of file between users on WhatsApp , according to Android Central . According to WABetaInfo , WhatsApp is rolling out an update for iOS, Android, Windows Phone users that will let users share all file types of archives and media files.

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  • Trump decries 'witch hunt,' lawyer insists no probe
Trump decries 'witch hunt,' lawyer insists no probe

Sekulow said on " Fox News Sunday". As for the issue of that other interesting tweet , where the President implied he has tapes of his meetings with various people in which he discusses not being under investigation: "This issue will be addressed in due course and I suspect next week".

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  • Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph
Tropical Storm Cindy makes landfall with maximum sustained winds near 40 mph

Kay Ivey had urged state residents to be alert for risky weather. "Certainly it's not been as bad as we feared". Baldwin County Sheriff's Capt. Stephen Arthur said witnesses reported the 10-year-old boy from Missouri was standing outside a condominium in Fort Morgan when the log, carried in by a large wave, struck him.

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  • United Nations refugee report warns South Sudan could be next Syria
United Nations refugee report warns South Sudan could be next Syria

Weeks before, Addis Ababa confirmed that emergency food aid was running out with 1.7 million people likely to be without food by the end of June 2017. Earlier this year, the UNHCR praised Canada for resettling 46,700 refugees in 2016, a record number since 1978, when the Immigration Act came into effect.

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  • Cindy: More rain in Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia
Cindy: More rain in Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

It is expected to weaken into a tropical depression later Thursday morning, the Miami-based weather forecaster said. It could also create trouble of roadways with reduced visibility and slippery conditions. There may also be a few strong wind gusts in more intense storms. Workers had to ensure materials, such as wood or drywall, would not b...

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