• Pokémon GO May Have Started as a Google April Fools' Day Joke
Pokémon GO May Have Started as a Google April Fools' Day Joke

They've actually been getting out. It has more downloads than any other app on iTunes. It is the latest in a series of games from Nintendo but is made by a developer named Niantic , which is part owned by Google. "I do understand that there's going to be risks". The game also has been dinged for draining the battery life of smartphones. With...

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  • Renowned Paranormal Investigator Gaurav Tiwari Found Dead
Renowned Paranormal Investigator Gaurav Tiwari Found Dead

Uday, who heads a foreign-based startup unit. Gaurav, who had reportedly, visited more than 6000 "haunted" locations had set up the paranormal society in 2009 to help people get rid of their fears and myths about the unknown. Once they forced the door open, the family found Gaurav lying unconscious on the floor, with a thin black line across his ...

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  • Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership
Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership

Taking a swipe at Mr Corbyn , Ms Eagle said: "A kinder politics must be a reality, not just a slogan". I'm not a Brownite. Last night Owen Smith, ex-shadow secretary for work and pensions was said to have made a decision to launch his own leadership bid, as early as today.

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  • 'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race
'You're not running anymore'... Michael Gove dodges questions on Conservative leadership race

Former UKIP leader Nigel Farage, one of the chief proponents of Brexit, and London Mayor Boris Johnson both have endorsed Leadsom. The final vote is set for September 9. During those ballots in 2001 and 2005, members opted for Iain Duncan Smith and David Cameron over Ken Clarke and David Davis. After Thursday's vote, May promised she would pr...

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  • DA recuses himself from Sterling case over relationship with officer's parents
DA recuses himself from Sterling case over relationship with officer's parents

East Baton Rouge District Attorney Hillar Moore said at a news conference he has known the parents of Blane Salamoni, one of the officers in case, for a long time , and therefore it could be inappropriate for him to be a part of the investigation into what happened.

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  • Killed In Odisha Security Forces-Maoists' Crossfire
Killed In Odisha Security Forces-Maoists' Crossfire

An auto-rickshaw carrying passengers got caught in the crossfire resulting in so many casualties, Mishra said. The condition of four others, who were shifted to MKCG Medical College and Hospital at Berhampur was stated to be serious, said a police official.

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  • Secret Life of Pets fetches big earnings, sinks Dory
Secret Life of Pets fetches big earnings, sinks Dory

On their adventure to find home, Max and Duke come across a dark and comical band of abandoned pets of the underground with Snowball the bunny (Kevin Hart) leading the pack. The film also pulled in $42.6 million internationally, as it waits for an August 2 debut in China. In second was " The Legend of Tarzan ", which took in $20.61 million , g...

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  • Modi leaves for India
Modi leaves for India

India and Kenya today signed several agreements, including in the field of defence cooperation, to strengthen institutional cooperation between respective defence establishments. The Prime Minister said education, vocational training and skill development were other areas of priority in which India was willing to offer all assistance.

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  • Police detain 13 over Istanbul terror attack
Police detain 13 over Istanbul terror attack

An extended version of the CCTV video then shows the jihadist taking aim at the officer while he is writhing on the ground before firing again. Two of the bombers were at the global terminal, and the third was in a nearby parking lot, Turkish authorities said.

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  • Italian bank issue 'not acute crisis' for eurozone
Italian bank issue 'not acute crisis' for eurozone

Stock market values for Italian banks have tumbled following the Brexit referendum on June 23. Many Italian banks have seen their share prices come under intense pressure. The "only thing to me that is very important is that we respect what we agreed between us because otherwise everything will be questioned in Europe, and there are a lot of ques...

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  • Tim Duncan calls curtains on illustrious 19-year National Basketball Association career
Tim Duncan calls curtains on illustrious 19-year National Basketball Association career

Now, instead of making it an even 20 seasons played for his career, Tim Duncan , the face of the San Antonio Spurs dynasty, has opted to retire and leave approximately $6.3 million on the table. To go along with that, the Spurs never missed the playoffs during Duncan's career. With the formidable assist of Duncan , Robinson was able to se...

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  • Beware of scary Brexit headlines pushing you to buy gold
Beware of scary Brexit headlines pushing you to buy gold

US job growth surged in June as manufacturing employment increased, more evidence the economy has regained speed after a first-quarter lull, but tepid wage growth could see the Federal Reserve remain cautious about hiking interest rates. Silver was up 1.4% at US$20.55 an ounce, platinum rose 0.2% at US$1,098.24 and palladium was up 0.3% at $61...

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  • Sterling, stocks rise as May set to become PM
Sterling, stocks rise as May set to become PM

In afternoon trading the biggest risers in the FTSE 250 Index were Crest Nicholson Holdings (418.00p, +9.45%), St. Modwen Properties (255.50p, +9.38%), Marshalls (242.20p, +8.37%), Virgin Money Holdings (232.60p, +8.24%), Kaz Minerals (136.50p, +7.99%).

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  • Arrest Made in Connection with WI Student's Death
Arrest Made in Connection with WI Student's Death

He was reportedly found with a head wound, bloodied shirt and without a wallet or cellphone. Cole Solomon , 23, said his brother's body pulled Monday from the Tiber River . Local news agency ANSA reported that two Italians claimed to have seen a man throw a person into the Tiber Thursday night or early Friday morning near Garibaldi Bridge.

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  • $540M Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold in Indiana
$540M Mega Millions jackpot ticket sold in Indiana

The Hoosier Lottery says the winning ticket for the Mega Millions jackpot worth an estimated $540 million was sold at a gasoline station in eastern Indiana . The odds of winning the jackpot were one in almost 259 million as of Tuesday's drawing. Mega Millions is played in 36 states along with the District of Columbia and the U-S Virgin Isl...

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  • How to Check Your Version of Pokémon GO Isn't Hacked
How to Check Your Version of Pokémon GO Isn't Hacked

The four suspects - all teens - are allegedly behind 10 or 11 robberies. Nintendo Co Ltd (TYO:7974) shares jumped almost a quarter following the success of its augmented reality smartphone game Pokémon Go. "Our concern is that some of the way points in this game are in geographically more unsafe areas than others". "If you use this app (or ot...

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  • Bank of England steps in to mitigate economic slowdown after Brexit
Bank of England steps in to mitigate economic slowdown after Brexit

Fresh signs of weakness in the economy appeared on Tuesday. As well as relaxing the amount of capital banks must hold, Threadneedle Street's financial policy committee - set up to look for risks in the financial markets - is also making life easier for insurance companies and emphasising its willingness to keep offering cheap loans to the banking...

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  • Tesla deliveries in Q2 fall short of estimates
Tesla deliveries in Q2 fall short of estimates

Officials have revealed that a DVD player was found inside the wreckage of the Model S that was involved in a fatal accident in May, potentially corroborating reports that the driver was watching a movie at the time of the accident. He says that at least a few Model X vehicles were delivered in Canada, Europe, and China before the end of J...

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  • Indian PM plants tree with his young Mozambican friends
Indian PM plants tree with his young Mozambican friends

During his South Africa visit, Modi will meet President Jacob Zuma and also Cyril Ramaphosa, the Deputy President. After South Africa, he will go to Tanzania and Kenya. Modi said that he would hold extensive talks with Tanzanian President Dr John Magufuli to chalk out a road-map for bettering relations between the two nations in a "wide range of ar...

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  • Benjamin Netanyahu's East Africa trip starts in Uganda
Benjamin Netanyahu's East Africa trip starts in Uganda

About 100 commandos landed at the airport at night after flying 2,500 miles from Israel, bringing along a black Mercedes similar to the one the Ugandan leader used to try to fool troops guarding the airport. "If you are siding with Israelis, then you can celebrate because it was their victory", he said. The Israeli Prime Minister left Uganda for ...

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