Bharti Airtel Q1 profit dips 31 pc to Rs 1462 cr

Data revenues now contribute to 16.5 per cent of overall Africa revenues compared to 12.9 per cent in the corresponding quarter a year ago, Airtel said. "The year has begun well with revenue growth of 10.3 per cent year-on-year and continued revenue ... More..

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Durant, Thompson lead Team USA rout of China
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Durant, Thompson lead Team USA rout of China

The Chinese team's most recognisable player, Yi Jianlian - the No.6 pick in the 2007 NBA Draft who spent five seasons with four NBA teams - led his side with 18 points. By the second half, this was just about w...More..

by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Apple Has Sold Over 1 Billion iPhones

Hitting a milestone of 1 billion phones is impressive, especially when one considers that Apple sold its 500 millionth iPhone in March 2014. It's become more than a constant companion. It even led to the com...More..

Wildest Reveals From the 'Men Tell All' Special
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Wildest Reveals From the 'Men Tell All' Special

Alex seems to think Luke is defending him, but nope. "They both really are absolutely wonderful girls, and I just didn't like the fact that some guys had screwed them over". He basically wanted to fight him, ...More..

Solar plane completes epic round-the-world trip
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Solar plane completes epic round-the-world trip

While all significant, their accomplishments have led to this very historic moment when Bertrand landed in Abu Dhabi on July 26th, 2016, which capped off their 42,000 km, 21 day and 17 leg journey . The pr...More..

Turkey's opposition warns against post-coup witch hunt
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Turkey's opposition warns against post-coup witch hunt

On Tuesday, two Turkish generals serving in Afghanistan and a former Istanbul governor were detained as part of the crackdown. The newspaper was quoted as saying that: "Over $2 billion were distributed duri...More..

Fiat Chrysler raises outlook as Q2 profits jump 25 percent
by | Thursday, July 28, 2016

Fiat Chrysler raises outlook as Q2 profits jump 25 percent

However, quarterly net revenues and worldwide shipments declined from previous year. If FCA can do that, it would be a big boost for its bottom line; consider that 500,000 sales in China would be in the ballpar...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Donald Trump finishes Mike Pence's sentences four times during 60 Minutes interview

At a formal announcement in NY on Saturday, Trump also acknowledged that one of the reasons he selected Pence was to promote unity within the Republican Party. Trump was happy to complete Pence's non-answer to ...More..

Wall Street mixed as investors eye Apple earnings
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Wall Street mixed as investors eye Apple earnings

It was a similarly ho-hum mood on Wall Street. Investors are awaiting Apple's earnings later in the day and the outcome of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting on interest rates that ends on Wednesday. ET, w...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

White Sox Pitcher Chris Sale suspended after destroying team's throwback uniforms

Starting pitcher Chris Sale #49 of the Chicago White Sox delivers the ball against the Toronto Blue Jays at U.S. Cellular Field on June 26, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. The White Sox relief corps could certainl...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

[WATCH] Trump Accepts GOP Nomination for President, Wraps up RNC in Cleveland

Illegal immigrants, Trump said, "are being released by the tens of thousands into our communities", where he said they were straining resources, taking jobs away from American citizens and in some cases, comm...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Canadian oil spill from Husky pipeline reaches Saskatchewan city

North Battleford shut down its intake on Friday and is relying on a limited supply from wells. North Battleford has imposed strict water-use restrictions and Toye said Prince Albert's council will pass its ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Apple sells more iPhones than expected in third quarter

Apple's gross profit margin was 38% in Q3, compared with 39.7% in the year-ago quarter. "(Customer demand) was better than what is implied in our results and better than we had anticipated", he said. And whi...More..

Turkey: Presidential degree increases detention time for suspects
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Turkey: Presidential degree increases detention time for suspects

Erdogan accused Gulen, the exiled Turkish cleric living in the United States, of masterminding last week's failed coup from the very beginning. Parliament voted 346-115 to approve the national state of emerge...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Justice League Makes Debut At Comic Con

Well, you can get a taste of what it was like with a video of Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige and moderator Chris Hardwick discuss the director and stars of Marvel Studios' third Thor movie. The trail...More..

It Looks at Lot Like 2008 for New Home Sales
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

It Looks at Lot Like 2008 for New Home Sales

The gain in new home sales last month likely resulted from low mortgage rates and the ongoing lack of inventory. The average price for a new home sold in June was around $306,700; the average sales price was ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Husky says Canadian oil spill started day before crews arrived

Prince Albert has since begun constructing a 20-centimetre-diameter irrigation pipe to draw water from the South Saskatchewan River near the Muskoday First Nation, about 20 to 30 kilometres away, while North Ba...More..

Democrats Seek Unity in Convention Backing Clinton
by | Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Democrats Seek Unity in Convention Backing Clinton

Outside of the convention, hundreds of Democratic protesters chanted "lock her up!" and "No, no, DNC - we won't vote for Hillary!" as reported by The Atlantic. Raul Grijalva. Nor was it entirely necessary f...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

White Sox take two from Tigers

That's exactly what happened to the Chicago White Sox on Sunday, when they finished Saturday night's delayed game against the Detroit Tigers with a walkoff, then hit another game victor in the afternoon. Whit...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Daimler's mytaxi to merge with Hailo to take on Uber

British taxi-hailing smartphone app Hailo has been bought by the Daimler vehicle company, who will close the service down and merge it into its own property, MyTaxi . Hailo has received more than €90 milli...More..

Telecoms rally, push stocks to 4th week of gains
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Telecoms rally, push stocks to 4th week of gains

It was the biggest gain in the S&P 500 . "I think people are a little more sensitized, where any tick lower in the market creates this "buy-on-the-dip" mentality", said Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strate...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

UK Labour party in-fighting continues with allegations of intimidation and break-ins

Champion's willingness to return to the front bench suggests that she's resigned to Corbyn winning when the results are announced in September. Leadership challenger Owen Smith - the former shadow work and pe...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Iowa delegate at DNC while party unity is in question

Despite his backing and subsequent push for unity, some Sanders supporters have been hesitant to get behind Clinton - particularly after the recent release of hacked emails suggesting the Democratic National ...More..

UK Business Confidence Plummets After 'Brexit'
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

UK Business Confidence Plummets After 'Brexit'

The quarterly CBI Industrial Trends survey showed that 52 percent of firms were less optimistic about the general business situation than three months ago, while 5 percent said they were more optimistic, givi...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Verizon Wireless Buys Yahoo

Now it's making plans to control more of the advertising on those devices. But on Monday, Walden said she expects AOL and Yahoo to break out of their combined single-digit market share. "The strategy behind t...More..

Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing Clinton
by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Die-hard Sanders' backers divided on backing Clinton

Bernie Sanders boiled over Monday as Wasserman-Schultz was greeted by boos and jeers at her home state's breakfast meeting. With Wasserman Schultz out - what happens to the convention? The drama played out ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains; Yahoo slips

Verizon bought AOL for US$4. 4 billion past year and intends to pair it with Yahoo's content and advertising services to create a stronger No. 3 challenger. Mayer was a tech celebrity when she became Yah...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

United Kingdom warns of Brexit `shadow` on world economy

Speaking on the sidelines of the G20 meeting of leading world economies in Chengdu, China, Philip Hammond told Sky that the vote to leave the European Union was "not the only shadow the world economy face...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Turkey issues warrants for 42 journalists

Turkey's state-run television station said authorities have issued warrants for the detention of 42 journalists as the country pressed ahead with a crackdown against people with alleged links to a USA -based Mu...More..

Pokemon Go launches in Hong Kong
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Pokemon Go launches in Hong Kong

Pokemon itself is owned by The Pokemon Co, of which Nintendo only owns 32 per cent, and The Pokemon Co gets a licensing fee and "compensation for collaboration" in developing Pokemon Go . Still, the company co...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Ted Cruz used to really like Donald Trump

Third, it looked like a Trump family - or a Trump Enterprises - party. "I say these words to you tonight", he said at the end of a 74-minute stem-winder. Preceding Mr Trump's speech, his daughter Ivanka int...More..

Mike Pence Appears To Contradict Trump's Stance On NATO
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Mike Pence Appears To Contradict Trump's Stance On NATO

Pence's performance on Wednesday, and his interactions with Trump, could help to sell hesitant Republicans at home on the duo. "It's change versus status quo", said Pence, before mimicking Trump and promising...More..

Helpful Tips For Not Dying While Playing Pokemon GO
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Helpful Tips For Not Dying While Playing Pokemon GO

USA Today , on the other hand, reports that "Pokemon GO" being the number 1 most downloaded app in Japan is not really surprising. " Pokemon Go " is expected to be a huge hit in Japan, the country of the ch...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Can Pence's vow not to sling mud survive a Trump campaign?

Barbour told CBS "Face the Nation" that Republicans should be supporting their nominee. We need law and order. And he appeared to want to recast his controversial proposal to ban most foreign Muslims as a terri...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

Brexit front and centre as G20 finance heads meet in China

The International Monetary Fund said last week that it had been planning to raise its forecasts for global growth until Brexit threw "a spanner in the works", prompting it to trim its forecasts instead. "At the...More..

by | Monday, July 25, 2016

French PM booed during moment of silence in Nice

The two are among the six people remain in custody in the probe into the attack, according to an official with the Paris prosecutor's office, which oversees national terrorism investigations. Yet within 48 ho...More..

The 888 and Rank Group join forces to bid for William Hill
by | Monday, July 25, 2016

The 888 and Rank Group join forces to bid for William Hill

UNDERPERFORMING bookmaker William Hill are the subject of a potential transaction with 888 Holdings and Rank Group considering a £3 billion joint bid. The move comes just days after William Hill's chief exe...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Blockbuster Hit Kabali 3rd Day Box Office Report {Sunday} Total Collection

The film had already been released in some foreign countries including the United States where Rajnikant reportedly watched his latest offering to his fans . Thanu first met Rajinikanth in 1978 when he was t...More..

Zachary Quinto came out as gay in college
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Zachary Quinto came out as gay in college

We're executing Roddenberry's intent, I think: infinite diversity in infinite combinations. "I can't wait to introduce the world to these new characters... Screenwriter and actor Simon Pegg and director Justin ...More..

Tech, telecoms lead Wall St higher, GE weighs on Dow
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Tech, telecoms lead Wall St higher, GE weighs on Dow

At 12:43 p.m. ET (1643 GMT) the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 80.61 points, or 0.43 percent, at 18,514.42. "The underlying catalyst is a breakout in economic optimism", said Jim Paulsen, chief investm...More..

Apple set to make billions from Pokemon Go
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Apple set to make billions from Pokemon Go

There have been reports of accidents and thefts of smartphones involving users playing the game. Given its 32% stake in The Pokemon Company , plus factoring in Niantic Labs' stake in the title, and Nintendo'...More..

Clinton 'a direct threat to the American Dream'
by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Clinton 'a direct threat to the American Dream'

And any other veteran that had a server of classified information, people's names and things like that, you're putting other veterans life in danger, and state department workers, special forces, Central Intell...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Kaine is everything Trump isn't, Clinton says

In an appearance on NBC's "Meet the Press", Kaine acknowledged the public contortion of his stance even as he was being considered by the Clinton campaign as a possible running mate. The troops "deserve a comma...More..

by | Sunday, July 24, 2016

Munich shooter 'obsessed' with mass shootings

Among the dead was Kosovan Dijamant Zabergja, the 21-year-old son of a police officer. All were residents of Munich , he said. The mayor of Munich has declared a day of mourning for the victims. He said ...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Donald Trump Accepts Presidential Nomination, Targets Hillary Clinton's Legacy

One of Trump's five children, Ivanka was chosen to introduce her father, who then officially accepted the Republican Party's presidential nomination. "We are going to have an immigration system that works, b...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Malaysia's Najib hit by fund scandal

The United States Justice Department announced today that it is moving to seize approximately $ 1 billion dollars worth of assets believed to have been embezzled from the 1 Malaysia Development Bank (1MDB)...More..

'Roger Ailes Has Never Sexually Harassed Megyn Kelly'
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

'Roger Ailes Has Never Sexually Harassed Megyn Kelly'

A lawyer for Roger Ailes is denying that the Fox News Channel chief executive sexually harassed network star Megyn Kelly. The Drudge Report has stated that Fox stars Bill O'Reilly and Sean Hannity have th...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Trump, by Trump: Ivanka Trump's dress in the spotlight

Ivanka Trump asked the American people to judge her father not by his promises, but by the results he has already achieved in business and personal values. She has also subbed in for her dad on the reality s...More..

by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Ivanka Trump: My father will help mothers

Samantha Almeida with the Tyler Transgender Support Group said she doesn't trust Trump's statement. The tweet includes a photo of Trump introducing her father for his nomination acceptance speech. Ivanka ...More..

Hillary Clinton Chooses Tim Kaine As Running Mate
by | Saturday, July 23, 2016

Hillary Clinton Chooses Tim Kaine As Running Mate

Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said the move drew a sharp contrast with Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his running mate Gov. Mike Pence, who he said were running on a platform of "dis...More..