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Paytm launches Payments Bank, facilitates cashback on deposits

One97 Communications founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma has said all active wallet accounts on the payments app will be transferred to the payments bank. It ...


Humpback whale free from Ventura Harbor

During one length of the marina, the mammal almost hit a propeller as it crashed into the back of a boat. Authorities may have provided it some guidance, play...


Defying "One Belt, One Road": EU Says No to China's Global Leadership

Yu Jianhua, vice minister of commerce, met with the heads of worldwide organizations, including the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), United Nations Ch...


Mark Fields out as Ford CEO

Electric auto maker Tesla, with a market value of around $51.1bn, has passed the valuation of 114-year-old Ford , which is worth around $43.4bn. Fields will b...


Whoa! NTR-Koratala Siva movie announced

Coming to the two posters, in one he is all suited up and rocking the twirled mustache. In one, a ten-headed Ravana effigy lurks in the background, while in the...


Platinum Games teases new IP

Platinum Games producer Atsushi Inaba has teased that the studio is now at work on the first IP that they fully own. Therefore, we are now waiting for Platinu...


Homs Declared Fully Under Syrian Government Control

Some 700 fighters and their families, a total of almost 3,000 people according to Barazi, left aboard buses on Saturday and Sunday in the final phase of the eva...


Something massive is passing in front of that 'alien megastructure' star

The most mysterious star in the galaxy has begun darkening again. In the past, the star's brightness has dipped by about 20% . The most popular theory formul...


Africa to witness 'a lift-off' in economic growth

According to the African Economic Outlook 2017 report launched here yesterday, Zimbabwe's gross domestic product (GDP) was projected to have more than halved to...


Mahama in India to speak at AfDB annual meeting

AFRICAN Development Bank (AfDB) president Akinwumi Adesina says Africa-India trade rose five-fold in the last decade and is forecast to double to USA $100 billi...


South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

News 24 reports Botha's group came upon a group of elephants that charged as the hunters shot at them. One of the elephants reportedly lifted Botha up in her...


Texas advances school transgender bathroom law

It passed the House on Sunday but still needs approval from the state Senate, which is expected to support it. A final vote , possibly Monday, would send it to...


Another Global Cyber Attack likely to hail on Monday after Ransomware

By then the "ransomware" attack had crippled Britain's hospital network and computer systems in several countries in an effort to extort money from computer u...


China to hold second 'Silk Road' summit in two years time

China's challenge will now be to put the massive operation into practice, according to Danae Kyriakopoulou, chief economist at the Official Monetary and Financi...


Next Terminator Movie Will Happen, Arnold Schwarzenegger Says

Much like the cybernetic creations themselves, the Terminator franchise refused to die, and another sequel is on the horizon. Speaking at Cannes ahead of th...


Meghan Markle made it to Pippa Middleton's wedding reception with Prince Harry

She might not have made it to the wedding but Meghan Markle made it to Pippa Middleton and James Matthews? reception Saturday evening at the Middleton family ho...


Enda Kenny has officially announced his resignation

Prime minister since 2011 and leader of his party for nearly 15 years, Kenny is expected to be replaced by either Social Protection Minister Leo Varadkar, 38, t...


Google Announces Standalone Virtual Reality Headset

After the presentation, HTC announced the name of the Daydream headset will be called the Vive Standalone. To use it, you will need a Tango-enabled device , ...


US Ends Arctic Council Chairmanship By Signing Treaty on Carbon Emissions

The Finn official said the Paris Agreement is the cornerstone of global efforts to slow the impact of climate change, and said long-term strategic planning is...


Defences of 'doomsday' seed vault tightened after breach

Thankfully, no seeds were ruined, but the security of the location is in question. The Global Seed Vault at Svalbard faces a crisis brought on by record high ...


Court Rules Drone Hobbyists Don't Have To Register With FAA

The court found that the FAA's drone registration rule, which debuted in December 2015, conflicts with previous federal legislation from 2012 that said that t...


Android WhatsApp Got Pinned Chat Feature

This means that regardless of new messages that roll in, those chats will always remain at the top. The best part is that once you pin the chat it remains o...


Birthplace of grunge mourns 'Seattle's son' Chris Cornell

The band performed the song as the last song in their energetic KROQ Weenie Roast Y Fiesta set at Stub Hub Center in Carson, CA. The Seattle-born Soundgarden...


North Korea launches unidentified projectile, South Korea says

Sunday's launch took place one week after North Korea carried out one of its most successful missile tests date, sending an intermediate-range missile almost 80...


Indian detained at US airport dies in custody

Patel was detained on May 10 by the ICE personnel as he was not having proper immigration documents. The deceased Atul Kumar Babubhai Patel has become the 8th...


Humans Accidentally Made an Artificial Barrier Around Earth, NASA Says

On Wednesday, NASA Goddard Space Center announced that the two probes had helped scientists identify an envelope of very low frequency (VLF) radio waves e...


Portuguese-era bridges will be audited: Goa PWD Minister

The entire village of Sanvordem and Curchorem was shocked with the incident after media and social media flashed the news of footbridge collapse with over 50 pe...


McGregor applies for boxing license in Nevada

Mayweather was in attendance at London's Copper Box Arena on Saturday night as Gervonta Davis defeated Liam Walsh inside three rounds to retain the IBF super-fe...


Antarctica turns greener as climate changes

Plant life only exists on about 0.3 per cent of Antarctica , but the findings provide one way of measuring the extent and effects of warming on the continent. ...


French researchers find last-ditch cure to unlock WannaCry files

Microsoft released Windows 7 in 2009, the likes of which is now installed on less than half the world's Windows PCs, according to Reuters . Last week, the comp...


Dennis Quaid to play George W. Bush in 'Katrina: American Crime Story'

Dennis Quaid better start practicing his "Bushisms". Dennis Quaid has been tapped to play former President George W. Bush in the FX series Katrina: American...


Andre Dirrell's uncle sucker-punches opponent post-fight, wanted by police

Andre Dirrell was awarded the IBF interim super middleweight title by disqualification, after his opponent Jose Uzcategui, landed some punches after the bell so...


Google to Launch Cheap Smartphones in Emerging Markets

As shown during the keynote address, when combined with Actions on Google, users will be able to make all kinds of purchases from within the Google Assistant...


If you have a Twitter account, change these privacy settings now

Social networks and internet firms amass huge amounts of data about their users. In my case, I'm part of over 5800 "audiences" and am apparently of interest t...


Dennis Quaid to portray George W Bush on new season of 'ACS'

Executives are now looking to cast the parts of Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice and New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin. American Crime Story " - a spinoff of Mur...