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by | May 17, 2017 | 02:04

Powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 Octa-core processor and an Adreno 505 GPU, Redmi 4 offers high-performance gaming and multitasking. The Xiaomi Redmi 4 comes in 3 variants - 2GBRAM with 16 GB internal memory along with 3GB/32 GB and 4GB/64 GB version.

by | May 17, 2017 | 01:38

SolarCity Founder & CEO Lyndon Rive and SolarCity Chairman Elon Musk speak about the SolarCity IPO during the opening bell ceremony at that NASDAQ stock exchange on December 13, 2012 in Manhattan, New York.Mark Von Holden/APSolarCity founder Lyndon Rive, who steered the dramatic growth of the biggest US residential solar company before driving its sale to Tesla, is leaving the electric vehicle maker in June, he said on Monday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 10:14

In February, Waymo , the self-driving vehicle unit of Google's parent company Alphabet, filed a lawsuit against Uber alleging trade secret theft. The timing of the partnership couldn't be worse for Uber , which finds itself in a heated battle against both companies, while it fends off a seemingly endless string of controversy, including allegations of sexual harassment in the workplace.

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:35

In Indonesia , at least two hospitals were targeted by the ransomware virus. Russian Federation appeared to be the hardest hit nation, with its interior and emergencies ministries and biggest bank, Sberbank, saying they were targeted. "I am anxious about how the numbers will continue to grow when people go to work and turn on their machines on Monday morning". Germany's national railway said it was among the organisations affected by the global attack, but there had been no impact on ...

by | May 15, 2017 | 00:21

A two-day meeting of finance ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) concluded in Italy Saturday with the United States continuing to oppose a free trade commitment between leading Western industrial nations. The discussions will be private and are expected to last for four hours. Recalling his discussions with Mnuchin and other G-7 counterparts, Aso said he thinks Mnuchin "has mostly erased concern that (the new US administration) may transform free trade into protectionism".

by | May 14, 2017 | 04:22

Canadian Finance Minister William Morneau, right, talks with President of the German Central Bank Jens Weidmann as they exit the Castle of Bari , venue of the G7 of Ministers of finance, in Bari , southern Italy, Friday, May. At a meeting of the larger Group of 20 finance ministers in Germany in March, ministers dropped their traditional pledge to keep global free trade open, bowing to an increasingly protectionist United States.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:42

The last few months have seen e-commerce companies like Snapdeal , Amazon and Flipkart intensify their efforts to garner for customers and get more sellers on board. ANI Technologies, which runs Ola, reported revenues of Rs 758.23 crore in 2015-16 and a loss of around Rs 2,313.7 crore. On Wednesday, SoftBank said it had suffered a $1 billion (Rs 6,500 crore) loss on its investment in Snapdeal during 2016- 17.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:28

The SI to Tribune Media Company Class A's float is 4.13%. And it remains to be seen which target price TRCO can achieve without sacrificing much as the company is holding a 29.49% gain for the past twelve months. Tribune Media expects full-year revenue in the range of $1.87 billion to $1.92 billion. The company has a market cap of $3.64 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 267.77 and a beta of 1.44.

by | May 13, 2017 | 10:26

The city has since referred the prosecution to the state attorney general, in order to avoid any conflict of interest. In announcing Tuesday that it would not charge Bostian, the District Attorney's Office said there was not enough evidence to establish criminal responsibility.

by | May 12, 2017 | 03:35

Norwegian juror, Per Sundnes, made the comments on the official countdown show ahead of the Eurovision semi final on Tuesday night. I'll hopefully sing Never Give Up On You as well as I can. "I can't wait to smash the shit out of the song in the grand final", he said. Imri Ziv, 25, won the right to represent Israel in the annual competition after winning this years "Rising Star" singing competition TV show.

by | May 10, 2017 | 04:08

Purnama lost a re-election bid in last month's gubernatorial election to a Muslim candidate, Anies Baswedan. While running for governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, also known as "Ahok", said his opponents were inaccurately citing the Quran to say voters can not vote for a non-Muslim.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:58

UPDATE: Hanford officials say no one has been inured in the tunnel collapse and no radiation appears to have been released into the atmosphere. From World War II through the Cold War, Hanford, a 580-square-mile site in Eastern Washington, near Richland, Wash., produced plutonium, including material used in the first nuclear bomb.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:55

Haven't tasted a drop of power until now, which is why the zeal from Jantar Mantar struggle still remains alive. Delhi chief minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) national convener Arvind Kejriwal managed to keep the party together on Wednesday by striking a compromise with dissident leader Kumar Vishwas.

by | May 05, 2017 | 00:07

According to Turkey Purge , a website started by Turkish journalists who escaped the country, 149 media outlets were shut down and 231 journalists have been arrested since last summer. This is not just a lone example of upholding press freedom; we all know how journalists risked their lives and played a critically important role and contributed to our independence.

by | May 04, 2017 | 23:57

If you receive a cotton £5 note as change in a shop, you can refuse it and ask for a new version instead. The Bank said some banks and building societies may continue to accept the old fiver after May 5 - but this is at their own discretion so people may want to check their bank or building society's policy.

by | May 04, 2017 | 23:42

Less than a week after Bellator MMA announced six new signings to its women's flyweight division, the UFC formally announced their own women's 125-pound division Wednesday and a plan to crown a champion. The release said open tryouts would be held later this month in Las Vegas and that fighters now signed to the UFC's other women's divisions who are able to make the 125-pound limit would also be eligible for the show.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:32

It has been some time since Uber revealed its VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) craft plans. He imagined it taking just a few minutes to get from the airport to a hotel instead of a half-hour or more, and the company wants to target pricing that's competitive with Uber X right now for a trip of the same distance.

by | May 01, 2017 | 19:30

Fox News has cut ties with popular conservative host Bill O'Reilly following allegations of sexual harassment and a loss of advertisers. O'Reilly's exit, which was first reported by NY magazine, follows that of former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes, who was forced to resign in July after being accused of sexual misconduct by a number of women, including former anchor Gretchen Carlson .

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:07

American Airlines Group, Inc . had its "in-line" rating reiterated by analysts at Imperial Capital. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock.

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:07

William Blair also issued estimates for Caterpillar's FY2017 earnings at $4.00 EPS. Comparatively, Caterpillar Inc . posted earnings of $0.97 per share in the same quarter previous year. Caterpillar also was the target of some unusual options trading activity on Thursday. Investors purchased 8,585 put options on the company. Patten Group Inc .

by | April 30, 2017 | 02:06

According to Reuters , Volkswagen has already approached potential buyers however a final decision of the fate of Ducati is still pending. The iconic marque was bought in 2012 by Audi , a VW subsidiary, but now Europe's largest vehicle maker is looking to streamline its operations following the "Dieselgate" crisis and is reigning in spending in all areas.

by | April 27, 2017 | 05:48

Lumber Trade Council. The tariff is set at 19.88 percent on the softwood lumber imports, which is the fourth largest export from Canada to the United States following oil, gas and vehicles. In a statement, he said the need for the lumber duties and Canada's dairy restriction were "not our idea of a properly functioning free trade agreement".

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:08

Dao was the only passenger who did not agree to leave after being chosen. United said , however, that when it asked for volunteers Sunday night, there were no takers. Speaking of his employees, Munoz said: "They all have an incredible amount of common sense, and this issue could have been solved by that". Many responded with outrage over perceived ethnic bias against the passenger and some called for a boycott of the USA -based airline.

by | April 26, 2017 | 09:07

The incident sparked global outrage, and prompted an eventual apology from company CEO Oscar Munoz. But a separate report filed by Chicago police says only that "Dr. Two weeks ago, Aviation Commissioner Ginger Evans said Ferguson's office had been notified of the United case, in which aviation police dragged a bloodied David Dao of Kentucky from a plane, and video of the incident triggered worldwide criticism of the airline and city.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:35

The two top finishers Sunday advance to a winner-takes-all presidential runoff on May 7. The first poll conducted entirely after Thursday's attack suggested Le Pen had gained some ground on Macron. Voting took place amid heightened security in the first election under France's state of emergency, which has been in place since gun-and-bomb attacks in Paris in 2015.

by | April 25, 2017 | 13:33

Arnault's family company said the deal was also aimed at reinforcing its fashion and leather goods division. That will unite the 70 year old fashion label worn by film stars from Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor to Jennifer Lawrence and Natalie Portman with the Christian Dior perfume and beauty business already owned by LVMH .

by | April 23, 2017 | 03:30

Also on Monday, a third Russian aircraft, an IL-38 maritime patrol plane the American ADIZ. The first incident happened Monday night, when two nuclear-capabe Tu-95 Bear bombers were intercepted by American F-22 fighter jets about 100 miles off the coast of Kodiak Island.

by | April 23, 2017 | 03:26

Perquita Burgess, a temp clerical worker at Fox News in 2008 told The View Thursday that O'Reilly used to making a grunting noise when he passed her. Noah chose to pay tribute to O'Reilly not by focusing on how much of a sexist he is or the obscene way he's treated women over the years, but by paying attention to just how racist this guy is.

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:09

U.S. District Judge Sean Cox today accepted a $4.3 billion plea agreement reached in January between the automaker and the federal government that includes the fine. Volkswagen attorney Jason Weinstein says the criminal fine is an "appropriate and serious sanction". "We let people down and for that we're deeply sorry".

by | April 22, 2017 | 02:09

One economist, Jimmy Jean of Desjardins Capital Markets, said a tax on foreign buyers in Ontario could prompt nonresident investors to move elsewhere - such as markets in Montreal and Calgary. "My goal as Mayor is to ensure housing is affordable in Toronto for all age groups and for all income levels", Tory said in a statement Thursday. In the end, it may be voter anger that drives Sousa to act first, with the provincial Liberal government suffering in opinion polls and measures to address ...