• SUVs, Luxury Cars Could be Costly as GST to Go Up
SUVs, Luxury Cars Could be Costly as GST to Go Up

After GST implementation, tax including cess on luxury cars and SUVs came down from 50 per cent to 43 per cent. There is mutual consent amongst members of the GST Council to have cess on high-end luxury cars and SUVs to be on the higher side so that it can be increased if the need arises.

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  • Toyota and Mazda Team for $1.6 Billion Electric Vehicle Plant
Toyota and Mazda Team for $1.6 Billion Electric Vehicle Plant

Toyota President Akio Toyoda acknowledged, "The greatest fruit of our partnership with Mazda is that we have found a new partner who truly loves cars". The prospect of a new factory in the US could set off a competition among states over its location. It is also the top shareholder in Fuji Heavy Industries، the maker of Subaru cars.

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  • Google staffer's manifesto against affirmative action sparks furious backlash
Google staffer's manifesto against affirmative action sparks furious backlash

We should empower those with different ideologies to be able to express themselves", the author goes on to say. The document, first reported by Motherboard and obtained by Gizmodo , is a 10-page critique of not only the diversity programs at the tech giant but the very need for those programs.

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  • Final Fantasy 15 Comrades DLC Receiving Another Closed Test on August 11th
Final Fantasy 15 Comrades DLC Receiving Another Closed Test on August 11th

The first mission will require players to hunt a pack of Garula, the second mission will have them escort a supply truck, and the third mission will request for players to take down a Naga. In its official support forum, Square Enix confirmed instances of matchmaking not completing properly or not transporting players properly to the Campground.

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  • Lunar eclipse on August 7th Monday - get ready to see
Lunar eclipse on August 7th Monday - get ready to see

An eclipse of the moon, of which partial phase was in India, had occurred on April 4, 2015. It will, however, be a total lunar eclipse. The partial eclipse of the moon will start from 10:52 pm on Monday night and it will end at 12:48 am on the next day morning, according to the statement of the ministry of earth sciences.

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  • Oak Ridge Schools will transport students, provide glasses for solar eclipse
Oak Ridge Schools will transport students, provide glasses for solar eclipse

Photo A partial lunar eclipse in Japan in 2011. Halfway through the event, anyone within a 70-mile wide path (112km) from OR to SC will experience a total eclipse , when the moon blocks out the sun completely, turning day into night for about 2 minutes, 40 seconds.

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  • NASA replies to 9-year-old 'Guardian's' job application
NASA replies to 9-year-old 'Guardian's' job application

Jack ends the letter stating the other attributes that would make him flawless for the position, such as his "great" video game skills and his youth, which will make it easy to "learn to think like an alien". And Jack's letter obviously melted the hearts of those working at Nasa as Dr James L. Green, director of the planetary science division, se...

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  • Why we must address issues of Niger Delta - Osinbajo
Why we must address issues of Niger Delta - Osinbajo

MEND was here, all other organizations were here. "But we have agreed to work together". "They probably think that we are not fast as we should be", he added. "Similarly, FG has commenced the process for the opening of the Maritime University at Okerenkoko in Gbaramatu Kingdom, Delta state. Already, a five-man inter-agency committee headed by Min...

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  • Who Is Marcus Hutchins?: Security Researcher Community Worried?
Who Is Marcus Hutchins?: Security Researcher Community Worried?

Many in the cybersecurity community have rallied around Hutchins , calling him a principled, ethical hacker. The current case in Las Vegas is unrelated to the WannaCry attack that struck the NHS, the US Justice Department has said . Jake Williams, a respected cybersecurity researcher, said he found it hard to believe Hutchins is guilty. "...

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  • South Sound officials warning of air quality say people should stay inside
South Sound officials warning of air quality say people should stay inside

The state Department of Ecology has deemed the air in East Pierce County to be "very unhealthy" Thursday and the air throughout the rest of the county to be "unhealthy". Due to Seattle's poor air quality, people are encouraged to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion. The Health Department is advising sports teams to cancel outdoor practices and gam...

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  • Next-gen Apple Watch rumored to have standalone cellular connectivity
Next-gen Apple Watch rumored to have standalone cellular connectivity

A late Friday scoop from Bloomberg and its star Apple reporter, Mark Gurman, suggests that Apple is going to release a cellular version of the Apple Watch before the end of the year. Pricing wasn't mentioned in the report, but Apple charges $130 for cellular connectivity in an iPad, so it will probably be at least that much for the feature in a...

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  • Despacito most viewed YouTube video
Despacito most viewed YouTube video

With nearly 3 billion views as of a few minutes ago, "Depacito" now ranks as the top-viewed video on YouTube. The runaway hit single " Despacito " has pushed past both to become the most viewed clip on YouTube of all time in less than 8 months.

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  • Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Drops F-Bomb About Trump's Wall, Again
Former Mexican President Vicente Fox Drops F-Bomb About Trump's Wall, Again

Camerota asked, talking about whether Mexico would ever help fund a border wall with the United States. Fox continued to explain that Mexico paying for the wall made no political sense, and just showcased Trump's dishonesty (and/or stupidity).

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  • Apple may launch the expected iPhone 8 in two different sizes
Apple may launch the expected iPhone 8 in two different sizes

According to sources in the industry, Samsung Display finished testing all its seven lines that produce OLED panels for Apple's iPhone and will start operating them on full scale sometime this month. This is why ET News suggests that it's "unlikely" that Apple will be able to bring OLED displays to the whole lineup next year. It's not c...

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  • Facebook's troubled Stories feature is coming to the desktop
Facebook's troubled Stories feature is coming to the desktop

It now has 250 million daily users, compared with Snapchat's 166 million. According to TechCrunch, the implementation of Stories that some people are seeing on Facebook's website is a test ahead of a "wider rollout" that will take place soon.

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  • 'Game of Thrones' actress on her character's epic death scene
'Game of Thrones' actress on her character's epic death scene

If she continues to be careless, she will eventually drive her brother away. While Tyrion expected his sister to protect Casterly Rock (their childhood home), he failed to recognize that it maybe means a bit more to him than it does to Cersei .

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  • Aisha Buhari At The August Meeting of Imo Women in Owerri
Aisha Buhari At The August Meeting of Imo Women in Owerri

Ortom noted this on Thursday, August 3, Abuja, amid growing speculation that the President was due back in the country, Punch reports. The governor said that the NGF delegation was happy to meet the president in high spirit as he was jovial, not on a wheelchair or bedridden as had been speculated on some quarters.

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  • Xbox One Spotify app
Xbox One Spotify app

A Reddit user caught Xbox rep Larry "Major Nelson" Hryb having "recently played" the music app on his Xbox system, which clearly means it's now being tested. Microsoft still operates Groove Music, which began life as Xbox Music in 2012, but Spotify has the clear advantage in terms of subscriber reach. In addition, a leaked screenshot fro...

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  • All forthcoming Lenovo smartphones will feature stock Android from now
All forthcoming Lenovo smartphones will feature stock Android from now

Lenovo has confirmed that going forward, it will be abandoning its Vibe Pure UI Android customisation which ran on top of its recent Android smartphones in nearly all markets. "But this was something for which Lenovo pushed really hard". Future Lenovo will also come with support for Google AI based Google Assistant built in.

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  • Massive Dinosaur With Armor Had Camouflage, Scientists Say
Massive Dinosaur With Armor Had Camouflage, Scientists Say

The specimen was found by accident in March 2011 by mining machine operator Shawn Funk at the Suncor Millennium Mine in Alberta. "Strong predation on a massive, heavily-armoured dinosaur illustrates just how risky the dinosaur predators of the Cretaceous must have been", said lead researcher Dr Caleb Brown from the Royal Tyrrell M...

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