Science

Budget will be held as scheduled on Feb 1: SC

The petitioner, an advocate named ML Sharma, had filed a petition, saying the centre could seek to influence the outcome of the elections with populist spending...


Police forces warn of 'zero-tolerance' crackdown on drivers using mobile phones

Calls to prevent drivers using phones intensified a year ago in the wake of several high-profile cases and research indicating that it was widespread. Newly qua...


McDonald's reports same-store sales strength in Asia as U.S. struggles

McDonald's Corp. The stock's 50 day moving average price is $121.28 and its 200-day moving average price is $118.09. McDonald's Corporation opened for trad...


IOS 11 Tipped to Bring Group FaceTime Video Calling

The report doesn't tell us much else about the FaceTime upgrade, other than group calls will support up to five people. The report also adds that Apple ...


SEC launches Yahoo investigation over improper handling of cyberattacks

Yahoo went on to reveal this breach two years later in 2016, even though it had linked the incident to state-sponsored hackers in 2014. Yahoo will be pro...


Vivo launches V5 Plus priced at $410

Music lovers will relish every beat played on Vivo V5 Plus with the custom-built AK4376 Hi-Fi audio chip that provides an unprecedented sound quality by giving ...


The Most Advanced Weather Satellite Yet Just Dropped Its First Amazing Images

GOES-16's updated instruments will enable it to take photographs with an image resolution four times higher than those taken by existing GOES spacecraft, the ag...


Canadian PM, Cabinet to Discuss Trump's Plans on NAFTA Trade Deal

President Trump's road to victory was built on a promise to fight on behalf of the American worker to keep manufacturing jobs in the United States. He says A...


Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $0.62 per share according to consensus of 18 analysts. Dur...


'The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Will Have Multiple Endings

Turns out, Breath of the Wild is enormous. "There are certain criteria that you have to fulfill in order to see it". Speaking with IGN , Zelda producer...


After scrub, Atlas V launch reset for tonight

Check out this expanding gallery of eyepopping photos and videos from several space journalist colleagues and friends and myself. "With communications now est...


Steelers' Antonio Brown has endorsement deal with Facebook

In case you missed it, Brown was criticized and reportedly fined for posting Steelers' head coach Mike Tomlin's profanity-laced postgame locker room victory...


Tesla Motors Rolls Out New Autopilot Update to All its HW2 Cars

Among the changes are better navigation for Autosteer, the feature meant for use on roads with clearly visible lane markers, such as highways. The Verge re...


HTC's "Halfbeak" smartwatch appears again in new photos

With these images, people believe that HTC will soon announce their product and place it on the market. Last year, several key Android Wear original equipment m...


Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows Of Valentia Heading To Nintendo 3DS

Nintendo's official statement reads as follows. The game was already announced during the Nintendo Switch press conference but gameplay footage was not shown ...


Earth's last major warm period was as hot as today

The findings in the journal Science show that ocean surface temperatures during the Earth's last warm period, some 125,000 years ago, were remarkably similar ...


Porte clinches first Tour Down Under

A Tour de France podium finish is Porte's main aim this year and his Tour Down Under form shows he has started the year on target. Haas' superb second place o...


Donald Trump wanted a military parade down Pennsylvania Avenue

The Navy will fly four F/A-18 combat jets. The Marines will fly V-22 Ospreys and the Coast Guard is aiming to fly MH-65 rescue helicopters. Traditionally, the...


Queer dance party surrounds Vice President-elect Mike Pence's home

Pence has also campaigned, and even wrote to Congress, to oppose same-sex marriage, and has advocated that federal money should stop going to Aids/HIV groups th...


Samsung Will Blame Battery Size for Note 7 Explosions

It is important to note that the tech company used two kinds of batteries; one of them was manufactured by Samsung SDI affiliate, while the other one was made...


Atlas V Rocket Launches SBIRS GEO Flight 3 Missile-Warning Satellite

MT, from Cape Canaveral. While the United States of America was eyeing on President-Elect Donald Trump's inauguration, the United Launch Alliance on the other...


Melania Trump Wears Ralph Lauren at the Inauguration

Tough the boldest Inauguration Day fashion moment could probably be attributed to Trump's senior advisory Kellyanne Conway, who described her a red-white-and-...


NI child abuse inquiry recommends payoffs for victims

He said there was evidence of corporal punishment and staff sexually abusing girls at the Rathgael training school in Bangor. One of the victims of institutio...


SpaceX will attempt a return to flight

Sign up to our daily newsletter for your chance to win. "Liftoff of the Falcon 9", a SpaceX commentator said as the tall white rocket launched from Vandenberg...


Fiery Warner helps Australia seal ODI series win over Pakistan

I can report that Australia have won the toss, and sure enough, Steve Smith is having a bat. With the platform laid after more SCG heroics from David Warner...


Microsoft to Lay Off 700 Employees Next Week

While the previous round of job cuts mainly focused on mobile, it also affected other divisions within the company. Many reports have been making rounds in the ...


PlayStation VR gets YouTube 360 support

Once updated , you'll be able to launch the new app and select "View on PlayStation VR" from the menu. As Engadget reports, PSVR support of YouTube's 360...


Prince William quits East of England Air Ambulance role

According to the official list of gifts received by members of the British royal family released by Buckingham Palace on Saturday, the couple - the Duke and Duc...


Feds sue student loan servicer Navient

FULL STATEMENT FROM NAVIENT The allegations of the Illinois Attorney General and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are unfounded, and the timing of these...


For Trump supporters, a great moment

Jim Bendat, an expert on the history of inaugurations, said significant protests surrounding inauguration day go back at least to 1913, when suffragettes marche...


BT hikes its prices as its Premier League gamble bites

Anytime calling plans will go up by 49p to £8.99 a month, with evening and weekend call plans increasing 30p to £3.80 a month. Customers with BT Broadband and w...


Amazon Dash buttons now come in digital versions

The company quietly rolled out the new Dash button option on Friday morning. And if you want to add a Dash button for a specific product, just hit the "add Das...


Nintendo Switch Photo Shows New Dark Theme, 2 More Games

The fact that, superficially at least, the consoles appear similar to one another also doesn't help. The success of big titles like Federation Internationale ...


George Osborne takes adviser role at Blackrock

He said: "I am excited to be working with the BlackRock Investment Institute as an adviser". Talking to the BBC today, Osborne said: "BlackRock wants better...


Android is Getting an Instant Tethering Feature

The feature also requires that both Android devices be signed in to the same Google account , with the connection being made over Bluetooth. notes that there's...