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Jul 05 2017

Pakistan athletics squad departs for India today

This is the third time India is hosting the Asian Championships after New Delhi (1989) and Pune (2013). The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) last Saturday welcomed...

Jul 05 2017

U.S. lifts laptop ban on flights from Istanbul

Dogan said flag carrier Turkish Airlines accepted passengers with electronic devices onto its 6:45 a.m. (0345 GMT) flight from Istanbul's Ataturk Airport to New York's ...

Jul 05 2017

All New Volvos To Be Electrified From 2019

Volvo's plans make it the first major traditional automaker to set a date for the complete phase-out of combustion-engine-only models though electrification has always be...

Jul 05 2017

It seems China's straddling bus was a massive scam

Police in Beijing have arrested 32 people for illegal fundraising linked to a scrapped project to create a "straddling bus" to beat traffic jams. Driving straight over tw...

Jul 05 2017

Family chased by wild monkeys

That population has grown to roughly 200 monkeys. "Guys, this is Florida", we hear Thatcher say on the video . "Flyers related specifically to the monkeys are poste...

Jul 05 2017

Phillies can't provide fireworks on 4th, get blanked by Pirates

Aaron Nola anchored the team with another strong start, going seven scoreless innings, allowing just four hits and striking out eight. Joaquin Benoit and Hector Neris eac...

Jul 05 2017

California's Democratic leaders rebuke Republican Senate health care plan

Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., wanted to bring a measure to the floor in February or March that would erase big parts of the law - but delay it for another two or three years...

Jul 05 2017

42 killed in China rains

The Yangtse itself, Asia's longest river and with a capacity to match, has burst its banks in Hunan. Across Hunan, the flooding has forced hundreds of thousands of peop...

Jul 05 2017

Uber France punishable under criminal law: ECJ AG

In Tuesday's case, the European Union court is being asked to give guidance on the legality of changes made to a 2014 French law, which Uber says is targeting apps such...

Jul 05 2017

Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley dismisses £15m promise as "drink banter"

Barrister Jeffrey Chapman QC, who is leading Blue's legal team, told the judge Ashley's business practices flew in the face of "business orthodoxy". "After approximatel...

Jul 05 2017

Snapchat goes local: Snap Maps sparks privacy fears

Maddie goes on to list some intimate details of her friends' daily lives, like the fact that someone is driving a auto, and another friend is listening to music in her ro...

Jul 05 2017

I have been threatened and disrespected by Governor: Mamata after Bengal riots

The Chief Minister received a call from the Governor after a BJP delegation met him and updated him about a communal flare-up at Baduria in North 24 Parganas . It is b...

Jul 05 2017

Venus suffers emotional break down at Wimbledon

Tennis star Venus Williams was left emotional and speechless after she was quizzed about a fatal auto crash she was involved in last month (Jun17). "You don't know w...

Jul 05 2017

Qatar plans to increase gas production despite sanctions

In April, Qatar lifted a self-imposed ban on development of North Field, the world's biggest natural gas field, and announced a new project to develop its southern sectio...

Jul 05 2017

Can't ban everyone from depositing old notes: SC

The demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in November 2016 had caused a cash crunch in the country as the bills had made up almost 86% of the currency in circulatio...

Jul 05 2017

Argos boosts Sainsbury's online sales

Online grocery sales rose by 8%, Sainsbury's convenience store sales were up 10% and clothing sales were up 7.2%. This was the first quarter following the Home Reta...

Jul 05 2017

Ravi Shastri formally applies for post of Indian cricket team head coach

With limited names to choose from, the BCCI extended the deadline to apply for the post until July 9, and Ravi Shastri and Phil Simmons have also thrown their hat in th...

Jul 05 2017

Samsung will invest $18 billion in chip production

The world's largest memory maker by revenue also said it plans to add another NAND chip line in its Xi'an, China , manufacturing base, without disclosing the investment ...

Jul 05 2017

Duterte's martial law gets top court's blessing

But the majority of the judges of the supreme jurisdiction have rejected this appeal, announced Tuesday the spokesman of the Supreme Court Theodore Te, without explaining...

Jul 05 2017

Worldpay shares surge on takeover approaches

Sources close to the company said the offers were unsolicited. Shares in Worldpay (LON: WPG ) have jumped 24% following reports that the company is the target of ...