• NASA's infrared and radar eyes in space cast on Tropical Storm Cindy
NASA's infrared and radar eyes in space cast on Tropical Storm Cindy

The National Hurricane Center noted that rainfall is the biggest threat from Cindy as it continues to move inland. Emergency officials are monitoring the forecast starting late Thursday night in the greater Charleston area with expected heavy rain at times continuing into Friday and early Saturday .

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  • Cindy spurs flash flood watches around the South
Cindy spurs flash flood watches around the South

Official landfall was made just before 4 a.m.at the Texas-Louisiana border. Authorities continued to warn that driving rains spinning off from the storm could still cause unsafe flash floods. Severe flooding is not expected locally, but local emergency management agencies suggest avoiding rising water levels in areas that are susceptible to fluct...

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  • Why Meira Kumar Is Important
Why Meira Kumar Is Important

Meanwhile, the Opposition parties attempted to reach out to JD (U) President and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who had pledged support for NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind. The Opposition parties have begun gearing up for a symbolic battle against the BJP in the upcoming Presidential election . "If Nitish Kumar joins the NDA, LJP will welcom...

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  • Senate Health Bill: Dayton Disabilities Advocates Raise Alarms Over Medicaid Cuts
Senate Health Bill: Dayton Disabilities Advocates Raise Alarms Over Medicaid Cuts

Criticism after criticism that Republicans have lobbed at Democrats over the years about how the Affordable Care Act was passed apply to a far greater extent to the health-care bill the GOP leadership has been drafting covertly. Iowa opted to expand, and has added more than 150,000 people to its rolls since 2014. "We don't want that to ha...

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  • New York Times sources say Uber discussing leave for CEO
New York Times sources say Uber discussing leave for CEO

Now, after the conclusion of an independent report compiled by former USA attorney general Eric Holder , the Uber board of directors is deciding the fate of the company's CEO, Travis Kalanick, with Holder recommending a leave of absence .

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  • Big Orange wins Gold Cup at Royal Ascot
Big Orange wins Gold Cup at Royal Ascot

This will be her fourth start since finishing runner up on her reappearance at Leopardstown back in April but she has improved with each run and is hard to oppose. "I had two very good horses in front of me and they weren't stopping". That comment also applied on his return at Leicester in April, so Haggas' decision to switch back to six furlongs...

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  • Apple shouldn't release the new iPhone without Touch ID in the display
Apple shouldn't release the new iPhone without Touch ID in the display

There are three possible options which apparently include a pinhole in the class for an optical or ultrasonic sensor, making the cover class over the sensor area thinner, or using capacitive or infrared tech to integrate a film sensor into the display.

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  • NASA Discovers 10 Potentially Habitable Earth-Like Planets
NASA Discovers 10 Potentially Habitable Earth-Like Planets

The scientists discovered that the planets that are nearly the size of the Earth or smaller are usually rocky while those that are bigger than the Earth tend to be gas-formed like Neptune. The final Kepler catalogue will serve as the foundation for further study to determine the prevalence and demographics of planets in the galaxy. The findings w...

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  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Sells 4 Million Copies
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Sells 4 Million Copies

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is available right now for PC via early access on Steam. Playerunkown's Battlegrounds managed to hit another milestone after selling four million copies. With the game mode seeing success, the original Battlegrounds mod creator chose to release his own standalone version of the game- Player Unknown's Battl...

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  • Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Kashmir's Poonch
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Kashmir's Poonch

Earlier on June 15, Pakistan had violated ceasefire along Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Naushera sector, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army . Both martyred jawans belong to the state of Maharashtra and has been identified as Jadhav Sandip Sarjerao and Savan Balku. Sharing details of the attack, the officer said a special...

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  • Ramandeep Singh, Mandeep Singh help India maul Pakistan 6-1
Ramandeep Singh, Mandeep Singh help India maul Pakistan 6-1

India continued to torment Pakistan in the Hero Hockey World League Semifinals, hammering the arch-rivals 6-1 in a 5th-8th place classification match on Saturday. The goal tally was opened by Ramandeep who had put India ahead in the eighth minute when his reverse flick had beat the Pakistan keeper. A pass from Ramandeep in the circle had mad a on...

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  • UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar
UAE: Arab states don't seek 'regime change' in Qatar

But Qatari officials did not budge from their previous insistence that they will not sit down with Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations to negotiate while under siege. Turkey says it has no plans to shut down its military base in Qatar as demanded by Saudi Arabia and other Arab nations that have cut ties with Doha .

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  • M raised from the Uganda solidarity summit on refugees
M raised from the Uganda solidarity summit on refugees

Uganda and the United Nations hope to raise 8 billion dollars to cater for refugees in the East African country over the next four years. President Yoweri Museveni stated that the South Sudan crisis was man-made, and "regional mechanisms, if actively used, and supported by the global community can help resolve the crises in the Great Lakes regi...

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  • Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73
Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 73

There were conflicting claims of responsibility for this attack from different extremist groups. The first explosion took place as people were busy shopping for Iftar and Eid in the Turi Bazaar area of Parachinar . Jamaat ur Ahrar, a splinter group of the Pakistani Taliban , claimed responsibility for the attack in a message sent to Reuters b...

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  • Britain turns tables on New Zealand to win Youth America's Cup
Britain turns tables on New Zealand to win Youth America's Cup

The chief executive the America's Cup Event Authority , Oracle's event management organisation, has written in the local paper that while there were no guarantees, the best chance for Bermuda to stage the next cup would be though a win by Oracle Team USA.

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  • Qatari FM says dialogue the only way to solve the crisis
Qatari FM says dialogue the only way to solve the crisis

Saudi Arabia has also sealed its land borders with Qatar, geographically isolating the tiny Gulf state. Bahrain , Egypt and a number of other countries severed relations with Qatar last week, accusing it of supporting armed groups and Iran.

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  • Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Seals Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) $4.5B Deal
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Seals Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) $4.5B Deal

After a yearlong process and about $4.5 billion, Verizon has officially closed its acquisition of Yahoo . Tim Armstrong , former CEO of AOL , is now CEO of Oath , which is part of Verizon's media and telematics organisation. Verizon will be combining its portions of the Yahoo business with its AOL subsidiary to create a new entity cal...

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  • Mysterious 'unseen planetary mass' lurking at edge of solar system
Mysterious 'unseen planetary mass' lurking at edge of solar system

As for " Planet Nine ", its researchers have also not observed it , but it was discovered in similar fashion by looking at out of the ordinary orbits of small objects in the deep Kuiper Belt . There are many planetary-mass objects in the space that are not yet discovered. The mystery object controls the orbit of KBOs that were left over fro...

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  • Chandan Prabhakar back on The Kapil Sharma Show
Chandan Prabhakar back on The Kapil Sharma Show

Prabhakar hadn't shot for the show following Kapil's brawl on a flight with Sunil Grover in March. Yes! your very own Chandu is back on the show, confirming to BollywoodLife Chandan Prabhakar said, "Yes, I am back on " The Kapil Sharma Show ".

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  • WhatsApp file sharing could soon work with anything
WhatsApp file sharing could soon work with anything

However, it all changed over a year ago when Facebook-owned messaging app added support for PDF, Word documents, Excel sheets, Power Point slides and similar before enabling real time location sharing. This also means that users can now share images and videos uncompressed. Instant messaging service WhatsApp will now introduce their new feature...

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