Facebook revamps privacy settings menu in response to outcry

The Privacy Shortcuts menu will allow users to control their data in a few taps, including by letting them add more protection to their account, like two-factor authentication. Now Facebook has said they had permission from users to gather su... More..

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The Dirt On Rubber Ducky Reveals Bath-Time Toy's Dirty Secret
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

The Dirt On Rubber Ducky Reveals Bath-Time Toy's Dirty Secret

Those cute yellow bath-time toys are a haven for bacteria . They found that these toys contain water that's seeped into them and when squeezed, they release this dirty water into the bath water. The fluid insi...More..

Ireland to vote on lifting abortion ban May 25
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Ireland to vote on lifting abortion ban May 25

Ireland will hold a referendum on May 25, 2018, on whether or not to liberalise the country's strict constitutional position on abortion. The eighth amendment commits authorities to equally defend the right t...More..

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Frisked at US Airport
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Frisked at US Airport

Pakistan's prime minister was subjected to an airport security check during a recent visit to the U.S., enraging local media and fueling speculation that the Trump administration is preparing sanctions against ...More..

Warehouse catches fire at Mebane-based smoke detector maker
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Warehouse catches fire at Mebane-based smoke detector maker

Walter Kidde Portable Equipment Company Inc., of Mebane, North Carolina, is recalling about 452,000 Kidde dual-sensor (photoelectric and ionization) smoke alarms with Model #PI2010 and #PI9010. The alert issue...More..

Staunch Suu Kyi's Ally Elected Myanmar President
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Staunch Suu Kyi's Ally Elected Myanmar President

That makes it crucial for her to have a compliant friend as president as she manages an often fraught power-sharing arrangement with the still-powerful military, which ruled the country for nearly half a centur...More..

Supreme Court holds khap interference in marriage of adults illegal
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Supreme Court holds khap interference in marriage of adults illegal

The top court noted that Article 21 which provides for protection of life and liberty and guards basic human rights and equality of status, has been unceremoniously shown the exit by the actions of these pancha...More..

CBSE question leak is sad, 'new mechanism' being introduced: Javadekar
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

CBSE question leak is sad, 'new mechanism' being introduced: Javadekar

Prior to this, CBSE had faced the heat in 2006 when papers were leaked for Business Studies. Students were delighted to see some of their favourite questions making their way to today's CBSE Class 10th Maths ...More..

by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Netflix renews "Queer Eye", "Nailed It!" for second seasons

Nailed It! is a half-hour competition series in which amateur bakers square off against professional bakers "to see if they can recreate attractive baked goods with no experience". The series, which is a reboo...More..

Exclusive; Manchester attack fire crews 'sent away from arena blast'
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Exclusive; Manchester attack fire crews 'sent away from arena blast'

The fire service was "brought to the point of paralysis" to the "immense frustration on the firefighters faces". The phone company operates an emergency phone system that should kick in following a terror att...More..

Flu season strikes again, this time seeing more of different strain
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Flu season strikes again, this time seeing more of different strain

This time it's the so-called "B-strain" of the flu. It's one of the worst flu seasons on record. Indiana is still in the "widespread" category, said the Indiana State Dept. "Flu B, between both adults and chi...More..

Nigeria vs Serbia: Mitrovic Double Sinks Super Eagles
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Nigeria vs Serbia: Mitrovic Double Sinks Super Eagles

But on the 67th minute, Aleksandar Mitrovic put Serbia ahead after passes between him and his teammates in Nigeria's box. With work permit issue holding back team captain Mikel Obi in China, and midfielder ...More..

Newly Discovered 'Organ' In Human Body May Explain How Cancers Spread
by | Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Newly Discovered 'Organ' In Human Body May Explain How Cancers Spread

Neil Theise, a professor at the School of Medicine of the University of NY and the new study's author , explained that this new organ, the Interstitium, has not been discovered before due to the fact that scie...More..

£1.4m fix fund announced for Dorset's storm-hit roads
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

£1.4m fix fund announced for Dorset's storm-hit roads

Already, £2.5 million has been allocated to Devon County Council to quickly fix the A379 which was badly damaged by Storm Emma. And councils said the extra funding amounted to just over 1 per cent of the £9...More..

Nokia 1 with Android Go Edition for Rs 5499 launched in India
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Nokia 1 with Android Go Edition for Rs 5499 launched in India

Nokia 1's inbuilt storage is 8 GB. As for the cameras, the Nokia 1 comes with a 5 MP camera on the back with an LED flash. On the front, the handset has a 2-megapixel fixed focus camera. A 2150mAh batter r...More..

California Sues Trump Administration for Adding Citizenship Question to Census
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

California Sues Trump Administration for Adding Citizenship Question to Census

The Commerce Department announced on Monday that it had reviewed an earlier request from the Department of Justice to include the question and said that it made a decision to move forward with it, in part b...More..

SC seeks Centre's reply on plea against polygamy, nikah halala
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

SC seeks Centre's reply on plea against polygamy, nikah halala

The SC noted that the five-judge bench which examined instant triple talaq - and pronounced their order in August a year ago - had kept release the issues of polygamy and " nikah halala ". She then moved the ...More..

Peoples Democratic Party Apologizes to Nigerians
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Peoples Democratic Party Apologizes to Nigerians

The PDP had organised a public forum on contemporary politics and governance, where it received contributions from both the youths and the old. Others present at the meeting include the Secretary to the Gover...More..

Immigration Debate: Trump says work will start on border wall Monday
by | Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Immigration Debate: Trump says work will start on border wall Monday

Trump reportedly threatened to veto the bill yesterday, but the White House released a statement that the president supported the package. Democrats had claimed victory on the issue, pointing to the fact t...More..

The Police Questioned Netanyahu for the Ninth Time
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

The Police Questioned Netanyahu for the Ninth Time

The two are accused of being involved in the promotion of regulation valued at hundreds of millions of dollars to Israel's telecom giant, Bezeq, of which Elovitch is a major shareholder. Days later, Hefetz, a f...More..

Leonard Hamilton stunned Dana Jacobson is asking about fouling
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Leonard Hamilton stunned Dana Jacobson is asking about fouling

Hamilton's weird response was talked about all over social media as he almost walked out on the interview before begrudgingly answering Jacobson's question. I know we're taught to play until the buzzer sounds, ...More..

Mohammed Shami injured after his vehicle collides with truck
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Mohammed Shami injured after his vehicle collides with truck

Reports had stated earlier that Shami sustained minor injuries and got a few stitches on his head and was recuperating in Dehradun . He is now recovering in Dehradun . He is perfectly fine and advised rest fo...More..

United Kingdom watchdog reviews evidence after Cambridge Analytica raids
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

United Kingdom watchdog reviews evidence after Cambridge Analytica raids

After receiving a warrant from a judge, about 18 enforcement agents from the Information Commissioner's Office entered the company's London offices at around 8:00 pm (local time) on Friday. Alexander Nix has be...More..

International Friendly: Without Lionel Messi, Argentina beats Italy 2-0
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

International Friendly: Without Lionel Messi, Argentina beats Italy 2-0

As it was Messi , wasn't needed as he watched from the stands with some of his team-mates as Ever Banega and West Ham's Manuel Lanzini grabbed the goals in a 2-0 win. Italy's returning goalkeeper Gianluigi...More..

Customs: Airline crew member had 9 pounds of cocaine taped to legs
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Customs: Airline crew member had 9 pounds of cocaine taped to legs

Hall was detained for importation of a controlled substance. Leon Hayward, Acting Director of U.S. Customs and Border Protection's New York Field Operations, said it was an example of "officers being ever v...More..

Livestream: Barack Obama's official welcome to New Zealand
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Livestream: Barack Obama's official welcome to New Zealand

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said he was due to "catch up and have a chat" with the former president. While some pointed out that he is no longer the POTUS, others argued that all USA presidents retain t...More..

Anna Hazare begins indefinite hunger strike in Delhi's Ramlilla Maidan
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Anna Hazare begins indefinite hunger strike in Delhi's Ramlilla Maidan

Addressing a bunch or reporters yesterday, Hazare alleged that the government has been cracking down on his supporters by cancelling trains in which they had meant to travel to Delhi. Anna Hazare on Saturday ...More..

Karnataka: JD(S) rebels to join Congress
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Karnataka: JD(S) rebels to join Congress

Based on its complaint, the poll panel ordered the two votes to be rejected. The seven rebels are facing legal action from the JD (S) for defying the party whip and cross voting for Congress Rajya Sabha candi...More..

Regis Jesuit honors Stoneman Douglas hockey team at high school championships
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Regis Jesuit honors Stoneman Douglas hockey team at high school championships

Advocates have called for another national school walkout on April 20, the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting. "We're not going to stop until there's a change, because it's ridiculous". ...More..

Arrest made in burglary of Rob Gronkowski's home Super Bowl week
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Arrest made in burglary of Rob Gronkowski's home Super Bowl week

Foxboro police said Gronkowski called in the robbery on the night of February 5, a day after losing the Super Bowl to the Philadelphia Eagles in Minnesota. Firearms owned by Goon have not yet been recovered, ...More..