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Facebook Targets Messenger Growth in India with New Hire

More than one billion people use Messenger every month, according to the social media platform. This initiative of Facebook has been taken as they believe India is the second largest user base country and it has maximum numbers of users of Facebook.

EU Leaders Meet for Crucial Post-Brexit Summit

France and Germany produced a joint defence plan in the run-up to the summit. But squabbles among member states have kept the topic in the background at most previous meetings of European leaders. Since more than 1 million migrants fled to Europe f...

Hillary Clinton: We will release more medical records 'very shortly'

The documentation adds little to the previous health records she divulged a year ago, which stated that Clinton has low cholesterol and has seasonal allergies. The physician said Mrs Clinton was up to date on all vaccines, including two given to help...

Tesla fixes security bugs after claims of Model S hack

What's not clear from this statement is whether the Keen Security Lab team used the same malicious Wi-Fi hotspot to also activate the vehicle's brakes from 12 miles away. Barzilai said the DoT expects that best practices should be embedded in the d...

UN suspends aid delivery to Syria

The Observatory said that military planes had carried out more than 40 strikes since the Syrian army announced the end of the truce. United Nations humanitarian chief Stephen O'Brien said initial reports indicate that many were killed or seriously ...

Manish Sisodia meets Najeeb Jung after returning from Finland

DCP (North) Madhur Verma said Shukla has been taken to the police station and he is being interrogated. Delhi Health Minister Satyendra Jain returned from Goa last week after an outcry over a government MIA during a health emergency. "I met the LG ...

Met Office releases names of this year's storms

The Met Office launched the "Name Our Storms" project in 2015 in the hope that it would raise awareness of severe weather. "If a storm gets named but ends up not having much impact then people might accuse forecasters of crying wolf and not paying ...

Apple assures users iOS 10 update is safe after iPhone 'bricking' issues

According to the company's official Twitter account , Apple is now working on an update for the affected phones and hopes to resolve the issue "within the next 48 hours". With the new iOS 10 upgrade, all you need to do is swipe to the left of the...

Snowden says will vote in presidential election

Snowden initially took refuge in Hong Kong, then fled to Russian Federation, and worked with journalists at newspapers like Washington Post, the New York Times and the Guardian to reveal details about the NSA's surveillance programs against US c...

Man fed alive to crocodile under Duterte's orders, hitman tells Philippine senate

Speaking during a legislative investigation into Duterte's ongoing anti-crime crackdown, Edgar Matobato , a self-confessed hit-man, told senators he personally heard then Davao city mayor Duterte give instructions to carry out extrajudicial killi...

Trump's health status revealed: High cholesterol

According to medical letters released by their doctors earlier this week, Trump bests Clinton when it comes to overall cholesterol levels (T: 169; C: 189), "good" HDL levels (T: 63; C: 56), "bad" LDL levels (T: 94; C: 103) and triglycerides (T: 6...

Mandoza, Kwaito singer who vowed to 'die on stage', is no more

Two independent sources has verified the news to TMG Entertainment‚ however the musician's family have not yet officially confirmed the news. His family has confirmed that he lost his battle to cancer earlier today, about a year after he had been d...

United Nations has 'problem' getting aid to Syria: lack of government OK

Russian Federation and the United States brokered a ceasefire in Syria that took effect on Monday and has largely held despite dozens of alleged violations. Russian Federation is a key backer of Syrian President Bashar Assad. "This comes from the p...

Scotland still doesn't want a second referendum or independence

The Scottish First Minister, 46, who has no children, revealed how she lost the baby in the first trimester of pregnancy when she was 40. But the SNP said Ms Davidson should be apologising for the "mess" her party has created with Brexit.

Western Refining Logistics Announces the Following Transactions

As per the research groups surveyed in Thomson Reuters survey, Western Refining Logistics, LP (NYSE: WNRL ), the stock can touch $27.8000 in coming period. In per share dollar terms the last quarter was had a revenue surprise factor of $25.208 or bet...

Minister: Japan to increase activities in South China Sea

The ministry didn't say exactly where the drills would be held in the South China Sea, the site of heated territorial disputes between China and its Southeast Asian neighbours. The minister also criticised Beijing's construction and militarisation of...

NASA launches sampling mission to potentially risky asteroid

NASA has launched its Atlas 5 rocket to collect samples from an asteroid and return to Earth, in hopes of learning more about the origins of life. Its mission: to land on the nearest asteroid closest to Earth and send back rock and dirt sampl...

Britain's UKIP elects Diane James new leader amid acrimony

With Brexit behind it, and Farage's authority diminished following his resignation, dissenting voices such as former economics spokesman Patrick O'Flynn and Suzanne Evans , author of the party's 2015 manifesto, rallied behind Lisa Duffy, a councillo...

MTS to offer latest iPhones and Apple Watches

The SOS mode allows the Apple Watch to display dial emergency services. It also doesn't measure elevation when you're recording an outdoor workout [and] it's still a charge-every-day kind of thing if you work out, which is one of my least favorite ...

Tropical Storm Julia to Soak Southeast Coast for Two Days

Hurricane Hermine dumped about three to five inches of rain as it pass across south Georgia at the beginning of the month. Isolated tornadoes are possible through early Wednesday across parts of northeastern Florida and southeastern Georgia.

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Google acquires United Kingdom technology start-up Redux

However, it is believed the deal went through in August. The Verge tested startup's technology a year ago on a tablet. "Moreover, our surface audio technology is more power ef...

Rain on tap but watch out for Friday night

Mostly cloudy and cold , with a high near 10. The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour . A Blizz...

Trump, Bipartisan Lawmakers Discuss Immigration Reform

Led by Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, the bill would curtail chain migration and end the Diversity Visa Lottery, which Presiden...

Trump's plaintiff cry to Bannon, Wolff - Shut up or I'll sue

Sanders said there was a "very short phone conversation" but there was no "interview about the book ", accusing Wolff of falsely making it seem as if he was outside the Oval Offic...

Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

Police say Diaz and Fields are driving a 2002 black Chevy Cavalier with the MI license plate of DTR1854. A postmortem uncovered signs of Battered Child Syndrome, denoting the gi...

Replay of SpaceX's first launch and landing of 2018

A backup two-hour launch is slated for tonight, January 8 at 8:00 p.m. Zuma is funded by an unknown branch of the United States government and its payload is classified. Falcon H...

HTC Vive Introduces New Vive Pro Headset, Wireless Adapter

CES appears to have other players in the wireless-VR space, as well, and we'll do our best at Ars to cover or go hands on with any promising VR demos, especially any with the HTC ...

Supreme Court to review Section 377: All your questions answered

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to review two challenges to a MS law considered to be one of the most extreme anti-gay rights laws in the country. This follows the ape...

'Trump administration trying something new for Pakistan'

The US has given almost $33 billion aid to Pakistan since 2002. The Foreign Military Financing programme, by which the United States pays Pakistan to buy its military hardware ma...

Bigg Boss 11: Luv Tyagi eliminated; show gets its top 5 contestants

Luv tells that he will miss the wake up song, while Hina tells that she will miss the peace in the house. Contestants Hina Khan , Shilpa Shinde , Vikas Gupta , Luv Tyagi wer...

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Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Prosecutors in pot-friendly states will decide on crackdown

Sillitoe said he doesn't expect prosecutors to start banging down his doors. "You're not going to waste your resources on cases you can't win or cases your community is against". T...

Astronaut John Young remembered as

Astronaut John Young remembered as "fearless"

He eventually became one of the most accomplished astronauts in the history of the United States space programme. Spanning three generations of spaceflight, he went on to fly in s...

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Investigators Suspect Somebody Set Roy Moore Accuser's House on Fire

Johnson told AL.com Friday that the fire left her Gadsden home a total loss, saying she was "devastated, just devastated". Johnson says she and her family were not injured but...

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

Thousands of Flights Cancelled, Delayed Due to Winter Storm

The airport was temporarily closed due to heavy snow, ice, and harsh winds, the airport tweeted . For travelers who use Greyhound , buses running between Montreal, Boston, New...

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

United Kingdom needs 'latte levy' on disposable coffee cups to cut waste - lawmakers

The Irish parliament is considering banning single-use coffee cups whilst the German city Hamburg said in 2016 that it will no longer use coffee-makers with aluminium capsules in...