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Microsoft launches Surface laptop, streamlined Windows 10

The pricing for the basic variant of the Surface Laptop starts at $999, Microsoft will begin the shipments from June 15. Microsoft says the operating ...


Amtrak Planning Six-Week Fix at Penn Station This Summer

Amtrak, which met separately with officials from LIRR and NJ Transit on Monday, last week announced the plan to expedite replacement of aging track components o...


NRA spy satellite launched into orbit Monday by SpaceX

A Falcon 9 rocket carrying NROL-76, a classified payload for the National Reconnaissance Office, rumbled aloft about 7:15 am Monday from the Kennedy Space Cent...


Microsoft's sleek Surface Laptop takes aim at Chromebooks

Microsoft is promising 14.5 hours of battery life with the laptop . The laptop uses Windows 10 S , a locked-down version of the OS that will only run ap...


On May Day, thousands rally against Trump immigration policies

Martinez, 30, said he has a USA work permit but fears immigration agents may still try to deport him. Seattle police officers on bicycles wait to follow an an...


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Feature Dual Camera Setup: KGI Analyst

In terms of specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, one of the key features is the Infinity Display which has dual-edge curved display and cover...


WhatsApp to get new feature to pin important chats on top

The publication says the feature appears as a new icon in the action bar, which is placed next to the functions such as delete, mute, and archive. WhatsApp An...


White House expects vote on healthcare bill this week

And I mandate it. "I think that ultimately, in the long-run, this could really be career suicide for political people who vote for this", Kurt Bardella, Issa'...


Japan destroyer leaves port reportedly to escort US warships

The 800ft helicopter carrier Izumo left its home port of Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, on Monday to escort the American vessel to the waters off Shikoku, around 400...


US, China working 'closely' on North Korea: Mattis

The two confirmed during a working lunch that China's role was important in dealing with North Korea, and they needed to work on China to take on a bigger rol...


Trump says he could meet with North Korea's leader

In an interview on Monday, Donald Trump expressed his willingness to meet Kim Jong-un sometime in the future although White House press secretary Sean Spicer s...


March for Science NYC unites scientists with activists

Besides the main march in Washington , organizers said more than 600 "satellite" marches were due to take place globally in a protest timed to coincide with Ea...


Trump on Earth Day: 'Rigorous science is critical to my administration'

The organisers pointed out that since then, Mr Trump has rolled back most of the environmental protections enacted by Barack Obama, introduced to try and cut em...


Apple WILL launch Siri smart speaker next month

Mind you, Kuo notes there's a great-than-50% chance Apple will announce this device at WWDC this year, so there's still the possibility we'll have to wait longe...


India's Modi discusses trade, ties with Turkey's Erdogan

There can be no validation of terrorism, the Prime minister said. Erdogan also said the Turkey-India Joint Economy Meetings - last held in 2014 - and negotiat...


Twitter partners with Bloomberg for streaming TV news

Twitter has also introduced new features to make their services more attractive to users. In a statement, Bloomberg Media's CEO, Justin Smith, said that th...


Muslim men killed by mob over cow theft charges in India

Two people have been detained for questioning. "By the time we took them to the hospital at night they had succumbed to their injuries", he added. The images ...


Alabama players shocked Deshaun Watson not first quarterback taken

Coach Bill O'Brien agreed, adding: "As a rookie quarterback it's a big jump. He's going to change a franchise". That's a lot of draft value for three quarterb...


HTC U 11 Specifications Confirmed

The part that stands out this time around is that HTC is going a bit more competitive with this device than with the U Ultra. As GSMArena reported, the HTC ...


Titans fill biggest holes with 6 of 9 draft picks on offense

I talked to Jon Robinson and Coach Mularkey and they told me they were taking me with their next pick. "I've got family in Nashville". As the draft results ...


WhatsApp Now Lets You Pin Your Favourite Chats on Top

However, the new feature is on a trial basis on Android only, but it is expected that it will come soon on other operating systems. Then, from the top bar, you ...


Trump says he's brought 'profound change' to Washington

Donald Trump has given himself a pat on the back for his first 100 days in office, hailing his presidential efforts as "very productive". President Richard Nixo...


Car companies report surge in sales in April

The sales were led by robust growth across all the segments, including entry-level cars which rose 21.9%, compact cars which advanced at a brisk 39.1%, and mid-...


Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

President Trump said , "On behalf of our nation and, frankly, on behalf of our world, I'd like to thank you". "This is a very special day in the glorious hist...


Pence: North Korea is 'getting the message'

North Korea's deputy representative to the United Nations, Kim In Ryong, accused the United States on Monday of creating "a situation where nuclear war could br...


Nokia 6, Nokia 3310 up for pre-orders, price revealed

The Nokia 3310 was recently spotted online on an Indian retailer, OnlyMobiles.com that listed the device for a price of Rs 3,899 and also emphasised that the de...


VIP culture must end, says PM

During summers, many people come to our homes...postmen, milkmen, vegetable sellers...always offer them water. Experience tells us that whereas the red beacon...


Huawei Takes Top Spot On Chinese Smartphone Food Chain

India's overall smartphone market grew 12% year-on-year during the first quarter of 2017, with a total of over 27 million units shipped. Companies such as Hua...


Texas police officer faked his death and fled to Mexico, say officials

Police started searching for Martin after that call, and his wife "told police that family issues had fueled her husband's depression", reports The Dallas Morn...


Nintendo Announces New 2DS XL Handheld

In Japan, it will launch on July 13 for 14,980 yen. The gadget will sit above the Nintendo 2DS and below the New Nintendo 3DS XL in the Japanese gaming firm...


SpaceX to launch secretive satellite for US intelligence agency

A reinforcement dispatch window opens on Monday at 7 a.m. EDT, SpaceX said in an announcement. SpaceX is preparing to launch a classified spacecraft into ...


Dharmendra Pradhan assures strict action against petrol pumps stealing

The special task force of UP police officials nabbed a racket of petrol pump owners running state-wide using remote-controlled electronic chip in their dispensi...


Skoda Kodiaq listed on company website: To launch soon in India

The new Skoda Kodiaq is built on Volkswagen's MQB platform , which is also the platform on the Octavia and Superb in India. Skoda has unveiled a fully ca...


Time to replace VIP with EPI: Modi

On the decision of his government to do away with red beacons from cars, the Prime Minister said it is time the "VIP culture" is shed from the mindset. Addressi...


Syria accuses Israel of strike near Damascus airport

Lebanon's al-Manar television, which is affiliated with Hezbollah, said early indications were that the strikes hit warehouses and fuel tanks and had caused o...