China's economy posts steady growth, but risks remain

The latest update from the National Bureau of Statistics likewise pointed to higher retail sales growth of 10.4%, up from 10% in the first quarter, and a healthier stream of private sector investment , up 7.2% to 17trn yuan. China's nationwide sur... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
International Indian Film Academy 2017 awards in NY
by | Tuesday, July 18, 2017

International Indian Film Academy 2017 awards in NY

Jim Sarbh won the Best Performance in Negative Role, for Neerja . The Best Picture honor went to Sonam Kapoor starrer " Neerja ", based on the real life story of Neerja Bhanot, an air hostess who lost ...More..

Foxconn to manufacture '95 per cent' of new Apple iPhone 8
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Foxconn to manufacture '95 per cent' of new Apple iPhone 8

Despite the anticipated $1,000 price tag on some models, analysts predict the largest fanbase yet awaits the iPhone 8 , and there's no surprise there. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) saw its shares gain in morning trade in NY...More..

Honda Accord is the first FWD sedan to get 10-speed transmission
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Honda Accord is the first FWD sedan to get 10-speed transmission

Even the auto gets new engine options, including 1.5-litre and 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol mills, which also comes with the Civic Type-R. The main novelty is the new 10-speed automatic transmission, but aga...More..

Calling a Bottom on Blue Apron Stock Is Dangerous
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Calling a Bottom on Blue Apron Stock Is Dangerous

Amazon is cooking up a plan to disrupt the meal-kit delivery business that Blue Apron helped pioneer. Following its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods Markets , Amazon recently filed a trademark ...More..

Tekken 7 welcomes Fatal Fury star as incoming DLC character
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Tekken 7 welcomes Fatal Fury star as incoming DLC character

With a new trailer, Bandai Namco confirmed that Fatal Fury series' villain Geese Howard will be joining the Tekken 7 roster. He also happens to be the rival/enemy of " Fatal Fury " protagonist Terry Bog...More..

EasyJet CEO Dame Carolyn McCall appointed as new ITV chief executive
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

EasyJet CEO Dame Carolyn McCall appointed as new ITV chief executive

Before running EasyJet , Ms McCall was chief executive at the Guardian. The airline said during her time at the business she saw the business more than treble its share price and returned £1.2 billion to sha...More..

by | Monday, July 17, 2017

15th stage of the Tour de France: Mollema victor in solitaire

But after a mad 20km chase, he latched back onto the group ahead, with Landa, who had stayed alongside the other favourites, dropping back at the last moment to help Froome bridge up after Sergio Henao and Mike...More..

New 'Game of Thrones' Photos Show Bran Stark and Night's Watch
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

New 'Game of Thrones' Photos Show Bran Stark and Night's Watch

And the beauty admits she often has fans of the show come up to her on the street and greet her as her character, but insists it can be "quite jarring" for them as she's nothing like Sansa in real life. As su...More..

Spl instrument, not pens, valid for voting
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Spl instrument, not pens, valid for voting

The electoral college for the presidential election consists of all elected members of both the lower and upper houses of the Parliament and state legislative assemblies. MLAs from different parties reached...More..

Sung Hyun Park rallies from three shots back, wins US Women's Open
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Sung Hyun Park rallies from three shots back, wins US Women's Open

In June 2015, Park notched up her first professional win at the Korea Women's Open and proved it was no fluke as she reeled off three more wins in the LPGA of Korea Tour before the end of the year. "I don't s...More..

Tony Blair says Brexit must be stopped to halt harm to UK
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Tony Blair says Brexit must be stopped to halt harm to UK

LabourList has more readers than ever before - but we need your support. " Brexit is the biggest political decision since the Second World War". Let's instead be deliberate, take our time and get it right ...More..

Pakistan announced the start of military operations on the border with Afghanistan
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Pakistan announced the start of military operations on the border with Afghanistan

He said that a major operation was carried out Rajgal Valley along Pakistan-Afghan border on Sunday morning. Afghanistan and Pakistan have long accused each other of turning a blind eye to militants operating...More..

Moto G5S Plus new photo leak unveils dual camera, processor
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Moto G5S Plus new photo leak unveils dual camera, processor

The leaked images show the back of the handset which is slightly covered with a piece of a sticker. Cell phone, note, does not claim the title of leader is kind of middling with 4 GB of RAM and a Qualcomm 625...More..

After MCA It Is KAY For Nani
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

After MCA It Is KAY For Nani

Composer Devi Sri Prasad has scored music for the film, which is bankrolled by Dil Raju. Nani has also become the busiest actor with at least two films per year lined up for release. Not just in Telugu states, ...More..

Only one city in China is getting to mourn Liu Xiaobo
by | Monday, July 17, 2017

Only one city in China is getting to mourn Liu Xiaobo

It also removes the need for a land-based grave at which his supporters would have been able to pay their respects. A source close to the dissident said Liu Xia is fighting for the possession of her hus...More..

Trump Wants China to Pay for Failing to Stop North Korea
by | Sunday, July 16, 2017

Trump Wants China to Pay for Failing to Stop North Korea

Sino-US relations have soured in recent weeks as President Donald Trump has urged Beijing to step up diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea over its nuclear and missile programmes. Huang said coal im...More..

DIG Roopa report 2: Why no action, boss?
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

DIG Roopa report 2: Why no action, boss?

Roopa also wrote that some officials spoke to the media and made allegations against her but no action was taken against them. Siddaramaiah, has announced that a committee headed by retired IAS officer, Vinay...More..

Salman sings 'Happy Birthday' for Katrina in NY
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Salman sings 'Happy Birthday' for Katrina in NY

Since then, I don't take awards seriously. "I was nominated alongside Jackie Shroff and others". Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif made up for a sizzling chemistry during the first event of the IIFA 2017 cer...More..

by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

India's thumping win over New Zealand sends Twitter on fire

India reached the World Cup final for the first time in 2005 under her leadership. At Bristol, they were defeated by a dominant Australia by eight wickets, despite a fighting century from Punam Raut, and a...More..

Crews look for survivors of plane crash on Florida coast
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Crews look for survivors of plane crash on Florida coast

Johns County and Flagler County, Fla., FAA officials said. The identity of the pilot, and any passengers, has not yet been released. "The aircraft is on dry land, which makes the investigation easier for (Nat...More..

by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

1.04 is On Semiconductor Corp's (NASDAQ:ON) Institutional Investor Sentiment

Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $8.3000 target. The consensus recommendation for stock is 3.00. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Thursday, February 18 by FBR Capital. Insiders own 1.60% of the company'...More..

Arsenal make world record £123m Mbappe bid
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Arsenal make world record £123m Mbappe bid

Real Madrid are not anxious about Monaco's huge asking price, but have made it clear that they won't match the salary PSG are willing to part with to lure Mbappe to the Parc des Princes. The Frenchman was si...More..

From A Wrinkle In Time Online
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

From A Wrinkle In Time Online

Disney has released the first photos of its upcoming fantasy movie " A Wrinkle in Time ". "I saw so much beauty in it, but also so much meaning". In fact, she was excited about imagining "what other planets in ...More..

Homicide charges filed in disappearance of four Pennsylvania men
by | Saturday, July 15, 2017

Homicide charges filed in disappearance of four Pennsylvania men

Jimi Tar Patrick, 19, of Newtown Township, has been missing since Wednesday, while Finocchiaro, Mark Sturgis, 22, of Pennsburg, and Tom Meo, 21, of Plumstead, all disappeared Friday. Weintraub said the victims'...More..

Windows Phone is now dead, Microsoft halts support
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Windows Phone is now dead, Microsoft halts support

Meanwhile, according to Christian Post, the new Windows 10 Mobile phone that the tech company is working on is not the long-rumored Surface Phone . The Pin to Taskbar option is now grayed out for InPrivate...More..

Swansea man misses Pre-season tour after £40M Everton bid rejected
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Swansea man misses Pre-season tour after £40M Everton bid rejected

Sigurdsson had been left in South Wales after reports revealed that he would not be part of the club's travelling party for their pre-season tour of the United States amid allegations that an Everton transfer...More..

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says National Football League needs to better protect Cam Newton
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Auburn coach Gus Malzahn says National Football League needs to better protect Cam Newton

Auburn played three quarterbacks in the opening loss to Clemson last season. The 6-foot-6, 303-pound Olathe, Ks., native is expected to make the move outside from guard to right tackle this season, but he's s...More..

Yellen: Cutting Bank Regulations Too Much Raises Financial Crisis Risk
by | Friday, July 14, 2017

Yellen: Cutting Bank Regulations Too Much Raises Financial Crisis Risk

In the Asian trading, the Australian dollar rose to almost a near 4-month high of 0.7746 against the US dollar and almost a 5-month high of 87.90 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.7728 and 8...More..

by | Friday, July 14, 2017

The 2018 Honda Accord Wants You to Forget All About Crossovers

With a redesigned Camry already revealed (and driven) for 2018, the all-around fun-to-drive Mazda 6, value-oriented Hyundai Sonata and stylish Kia Optima, Honda has a lot of work cut out for it amongst an i...More..