• 22 people missing after bridge collapses in India
22 people missing after bridge collapses in India

Two state transport corporation buses with 18 passengers and four crew have gone missing in the tragedy, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said in a tweet. "The NDRF teams have reached and they are trying their level best to ensure relief and rehabilitation and a massive search is underway". Heavy rains became the obstacle for rescue o...

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  • Tesla's deal for SolarCity could speed sustainable energy
Tesla's deal for SolarCity could speed sustainable energy

Mr Musk has potentially been a major catalyst in the process of acquiring of SolarCity as he is the largest shareholder in both companies as well as SolarCity's chairman. But Musk said the companies have synergies they can't take advantage of unless they're combined. "One ordering experience, one installation, one service contact, one phone app",...

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  • July US auto sales could fall on weaker demand
July US auto sales could fall on weaker demand

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc., a unit of Japan's Toyota Motor Corp. Toyota stock is down 1.5%. GM thinks there is potential for a new record for U.S. Ford's sales fell 3 per cent to 216,479. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU) sold 39,827 Ram pickups in July, a gain of 2% year over year.

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  • Trump Mentioned More Times At Democratic Convention Than At Republican Convention
Trump Mentioned More Times At Democratic Convention Than At Republican Convention

Clinton and Trump are essentially tied in OH, where the Republicans held their convention last week, according to an average of polls by RealClearPolitics. She pledged to fight for a higher minimum wage and to create more jobs through infrastructure investments and creating a clean energy economy. "Your cause is our cause".

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  • Russian swimmers file appeals against Olympic ban
Russian swimmers file appeals against Olympic ban

They also rebuked suggestions that a panel consisting exclusively of Executive Board members will be fully impartial, suggesting they will predominantly be confirming decisions made by the CAS arbitrators. Line 4 of the subway is billed as Rio's most important infrastructure project linked to the Olympics. The International Association of Athleti...

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  • IPhone 7 Pre-Order, Debut ETA Revealed
IPhone 7 Pre-Order, Debut ETA Revealed

Apple's services business alone - which includes the App Store, Apple Pay and iCloud - will be "the size of a Fortune 100 company next year", Chief Executive Tim Cook said on a post-earnings call on Tuesday. Revenue fell to $42.4 billion in the quarter, compared with $49.6 billion in the year-ago quarter. As for the rumored specs of the iP...

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  • Google parent Alphabet's profit jumps 43% to US$4.9b
Google parent Alphabet's profit jumps 43% to US$4.9b

During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $6.99 EPS . The futuristic projects, which include everything from self-driving cars to internet-beaming balloons, cost Alphabet $859 million for the quarter ending June 30.

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  • Dishoom (2016) Review | Student comes to Dishoom with a bang
Dishoom (2016) Review | Student comes to Dishoom with a bang

Earlier during the promotions of the film, Dhawan Jr had explained that the film is not anti-Pakistan. The film was released with some small budget movie because of which Dishoom has succeed in having a good business at the box office. His on-screen antics work big time. From the rest, Akshay Kumar's gay cameo provides several laughs, and Khanna as...

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  • ASEAN fails to adopt stance on South China Sea
ASEAN fails to adopt stance on South China Sea

Earlier this month, the Permanent Court of Arbitration at The Hague in the Netherlands ruled against China in an attempted arbitration of the South China Sea dispute. China, meanwhile, has accused the Philippines of having "deliberately mischaracterized" disputes in the sea, declaring the court's award "null and void", saying it had no binding fo...

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  • US Should Not Extradite Turkey Coup Plan Suspect
US Should Not Extradite Turkey Coup Plan Suspect

On July 15, the streets of Turkey came alive as unknown individuals staged a coup against Erdogan and his supporters. Kemal Kilicdaroglu, the leader of the Republican People's Party, one of the opposition groups, said in an interview Tuesday that he first needs to see a draft of the changes and will support them if they improve Turkey's democra...

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  • NC GOP mistakenly harangues Kaine for lapel pin, apologizes
NC GOP mistakenly harangues Kaine for lapel pin, apologizes

Marines with the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marines. Kaine's pin somewhat resembled the Honduras flag, but his pin lacked the blue bars and only had one star where the flag has several. First Lt. Nathaniel Kaine recently deployed with the Marine Corp's Black Sea Rotational Force, a detachment of Marines based primarily out of Romania that trains wi...

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  • Mysterious 'Purple Blob' Spotted Off California Coast
Mysterious 'Purple Blob' Spotted Off California Coast

They call it a " purple blob" and then wonder aloud "What is that?" While researching previously unmapped regions of the Channel Islands off the California coast, the research vessel Nautilus came across an unusual purple mass peeking out of a coral crevice.

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  • Beijing In South China Sea Military Exercises
Beijing In South China Sea Military Exercises

Blair says the objective is not to pick a fight with China at the disputed Scarborough Shoal, but to set a limit on its military coercion. Filipinos expressed "excellent" trust in the United States, with a net trust rating of +72 and "good" level of trust for Australia which obtained +49 percent in this year's second quarter survey.

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  • Testing confirms new, rarely seen whale in Pacific Ocean
Testing confirms new, rarely seen whale in Pacific Ocean

The scientists determined that the whale that washed ashore in 2014 was not an adult after determining that adults of the species measure about 25 feet. Carmen Philemonof, while home from Mt. Edgecumbe High School during summer break, also made it to NY and shared the whale's skull with Smithsonian, where the specimen is held in the institute's arc...

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  • Facebook just showed that it's the undisputed king of mobile
Facebook just showed that it's the undisputed king of mobile

As of June 30, Facebook says it had 1.71 billion monthly active users, up 15% year over year. In Zuckerberg's own words: "Our community and business had another good quarter". Facebook's Q2 results: There are now 1.71 billion users on the social network. Facebook has topped United States dollars 2 billion in quarterly profits, surpassing t...

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  • Cory Booker answers Donald Trump's hateful tweet with love
Cory Booker answers Donald Trump's hateful tweet with love

The Oval Office was his months later. The selected remarks focus heavily on economic inequality -- an issue that Bernie Sanders placed at the center of the race, but his supporters remain skeptical about with Clinton. "Our best days are ahead of us and together with Hillary Clinton as our president we will rise", he said. The speech began by no...

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  • Sanders urges fans to rally behind Clinton as DNC heats up
Sanders urges fans to rally behind Clinton as DNC heats up

But in a group packed with supporters of Vermont Sen. In the final major speech of his campaign, Sanders implored his supporters to run for office at the local level, to build a movement for radical left-wing change from the bottom up. Franken noted that because he was a Clinton backer and Silverman was with Sanders, they were forming a bridg...

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  • Roger Federer says he is out for Olympics, done for year
Roger Federer says he is out for Olympics, done for year

But he has now been advised that he needs more time off. "We wish Roger Federer a quick recovery and we look forward to following his outstanding career next year", Stoeckli said in a Swiss Olympic statement. He previously won the gold medal with Stan Wawrinka in the doubles competition at Beijing 2008, and he won silver in singles at London 2012...

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  • AMC makes final $1.2B bid for Carmike Cinemas
AMC makes final $1.2B bid for Carmike Cinemas

The company agreed earlier this month to acquire United Kingdom cinema chain Odeon & UCI Cinemas Group for $1.2 billion, but said it was still willing to save the Carmike transaction if it could reach acceptable terms. The transaction consists of about $585m in cash and $250m in stock, plus debt, which is about 10% higher than AMC's original $30 ...

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  • Baton Rouge to continue to mourn officers slain in ambush
Baton Rouge to continue to mourn officers slain in ambush

Long's attack came after the shooting death of a black man, Alton Sterling, by white police officers sparked protests around the city. Two of the three wounded officers have been released from the hospital, one after reconstructive surgery on an arm.

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