• Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Convict seeks mercy killing
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Convict seeks mercy killing

Robert Payas, a 46-year old convicted in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has written to the Puzhal prison authorities pleading for "mercy killing". Payas was sentenced to life imprisonment but although the state Government chose to release all seven convicts in the case, the remission process was blocked by the Supreme Court, the Times of...

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  • Bihar board BSEB 10th result 2017: Know where to check
Bihar board BSEB 10th result 2017: Know where to check

Students can also access their result by sending an SMS to 56263 with BIHAR10 ROLL NUMBER and ROLL CODE . Previous year around 75.15% students was declared qualified in the BSEB Class 10th examination. An estimation of 16.5 lakh students appeared in the examination, the examination for the 10th class was scheduled between 1 of March to 8 of Ma...

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  • US Satellites Detect Activity at North Korea Nuke Test Site
US Satellites Detect Activity at North Korea Nuke Test Site

Tuesday's flights by B-1Bs came shortly after the death of a United States college student who was recently released by North Korea in a coma following more than 17 months of captivity. Tillerson noted that Beijing has a responsibility to pressure North Korea economically and diplomatically. North Korea last tested a nuclear bomb in September, ...

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  • North Korea threat: European Union seeking role in ending regime's nuclear program
North Korea threat: European Union seeking role in ending regime's nuclear program

Tuesday's flights by B-1Bs came shortly after the death of a U.S. college student who was recently released by North Korea in a coma following more than 17 months of captivity. Warmbier had planned to study in China during his third year of college and had heard about travel companies offering trips to North Korea. Trump's administration is consi...

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  • United Kingdom accepts EU's timetable for Brexit negotiations
United Kingdom accepts EU's timetable for Brexit negotiations

Tax experts have previously said that the outcome of the UK's general election on June 8, with the Conservative Party failing to secure a parliamentary majority, could weaken the UK's negotiating position in Brexit talks. "We are looking to unravel 43 years of patiently built relations". The UK has given in to the EU's demand to keep talks on...

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  • Imagination Technologies up for sale after battle with Apple
Imagination Technologies up for sale after battle with Apple

The British tech firm said it has "received interest from a number of parties for a potential acquisition" over the last few weeks, and has invited interested parties to contact Rothschild, which is advising on the sale. Back in May, Imagination warned: "Imagination has been unable to make satisfactory progress with Apple to date regarding alternat...

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  • Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict
Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

AP said it could not confirm whether Solomon received money from Farhad Azima , the businessman, or accepted a stake in his company, Denx LLC. According to the report , Azima was known to have "ferried weapons for the Central Intelligence Agency".

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  • Confederations Cup in Russian Federation
Confederations Cup in Russian Federation

FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 starts today in Russian Federation. I'd much rather be in our position than Russia's . New Zealand are featuring in their fourth Confederations Cup, recording just a single point from nine outings to date.

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  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns. Kind Of
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns. Kind Of

While providing such options might not cost Uber much, but they go a long way in building driver loyalty, experts have said. Kalanick's resignation was at the request, or demand, of the company's investors. The investors included one of Uber's biggest shareholders, the venture capital firm Benchmark, which has one of its partners, Bill Gurley...

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  • Pillars of Eternity coming to PS4 and Xbox One
Pillars of Eternity coming to PS4 and Xbox One

Make sure to take a look at the announcement trailer down below. Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition includes the full game in addition to the expansions " The White March - Parts I & II". Both titles have been reportedly redesigned for console players with controller-friendly gameplay and UI. Cities: "Skylines - PlayStation 4 Edition wi...

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  • Samsung Eyes Next-Generation VR Headset
Samsung Eyes Next-Generation VR Headset

Samsung is plotting an ultra-high resolution version of the Gear VR headset , according to a new report. According to the patent , which was first spotted by Dutch website GalaxyClub , using the Gear VR may be far more convenient in the future.

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  • The most awaited gaming console launched
The most awaited gaming console launched

Microsoft introduced to the gaming world its latest addition to the Xbox One console family. "I look at Pro as more of a competitor to S than I do to Xbox One X ", he explained. Asked by BusinessIndier if Microsoft makes any money from Xbox One X hardware sales, Spencer said, "No". Lets come to the processor part Microsoft claims ...

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  • Uber rolls out in-app tip option
Uber rolls out in-app tip option

The new function has preliminarily rolled out in Seattle , Minneapolis , and Houston , but the company plans to make it available across the U.S. "You decide what you tip ", said Gottsman. Uber has had a rough go of it recently, what with the highly publicized problems with its corporate culture , the resignation under fire of CEO Tra...

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  • Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Reports Say
Uber Founder Resigns Under Pressure As CEO, Reports Say

Kalanick consulted with at least one Uber board member, and after long discussions with some of the investors he agreed to step down, the paper said. The 40-year-old's pugnacious style largely defined Uber's approach and helped it become a transportation colossus valued at $68 billion, the largest private firm backed by venture capitalists in ...

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  • Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors
Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. Prosecutors accuse Ronaldo, who is the world's highest paid athlete according to Forbes magazine, of evading tax via two companies based in the British Virgin Islands and Ireland.

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  • Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber
Sandberg has no plans to leave Facebook for Uber

BravoSolution and the North Carolina State's Supply Chain Resource released Tuesday the results of their first annual Procurement Data Governance Survey , according to a press release. Uber has also been searching for a COO for months to help Kalanick. Image credit: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick/Twitter . "Uber's example shows that brands need ...

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  • Galaxy Note8 Set for August Launch
Galaxy Note8 Set for August Launch

The new Note would also allegedly bring a dual-camera setup, similar to the one featured in Apple's iPhone 7 Plus and other modern high-end smartphones. Do note that both Xiaomi Mi 6 and OnePlus 5 pack the LPDDR4X RAM that has a marginal power-saving advantage over the LPDDR4 RAM used in the Galaxy S8 .

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  • Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year
Kia tops new car quality survey for second straight year

Once America's top-selling luxury brand, Lexus has slipped in part due to issues with complicated electronics systems. "The industry has improved significantly in each of the past three years". Sargent said luxury cars used to be so much better than mass-market cars when it came to reliable engines, better interior materials and basic quality tha...

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  • Ex-Saudi crown prince pledges allegiance to successor
Ex-Saudi crown prince pledges allegiance to successor

He has also been removed from his role as interior minister. That visit to Washington helped lay the foundation for Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia in May, which marked the president's first overseas visit and which was promoted heavily by the kingdom as proof of its weight in the region and wider Muslim world.

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  • Intel partners with world Olympic body
Intel partners with world Olympic body

No dollar figures were mentioned at the press event , held in New York City and via web conference, however, the rumor mill has been pegging the deal at nine figures , or somewhere over $100 million. "Our strategic partnership with Intel is a clear demonstration of the enduring appeal of the Olympic Games and the trust the world's leading compani...

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