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by | June 05, 2017 | 19:51

Police officers on duty stand next to floral tributes on Southwark Street in London , Sunday, June 4, 2017, near the scene of Saturday's attack. 'A number of people have been detained, ' police said in a statement after two early morning raids in east London , as commuters returned to the scene of the attacks after some security cordons were removed.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:38

India will not be impacted by some Gulf countries cutting off diplomatic ties with Qatar, foreign affairs minister Sushma Swaraj said on Monday. Borders have been closed between the countries and air and sea traffic has been suspended between the peninsular nation and a number of other states.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:42

India launched a communication satellite using its most powerful rocket on Monday, improving its prospects of winning a bigger share of the more than $300 billion global space industry and its hopes of a manned mission . The second is liquid fuel and the third is the cryogenic engine. The payload will be gradually increased in future flights of the GSLV Mk-III. Liquid Propulsion Systems Centre Director S.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:32

Seven people lost their lives in the attack and 48 were wounded or injured, of which 36 remain hospitalized, 21 of them in critical condition. "In the other case, we are continuing to make inquiries", he said . The pop star returned to the city amid heightened security last night for the One Love Manchester, charity concert to raise money for the victims of the attack.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:48

The citizens of Qatar have 2 weeks to leave the country, and diplomatic missions gave 48 hours. "( Qatar ) embraces multiple terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in the region, including the Muslim Brotherhood , ISIS ( Islamic State ) and al-Qaeda, and promotes message and schemes of these groups through their media constantly", SPA said.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:29

Yemen's internationally backed government, which no longer holds its capital and large portions of the country, also cut relations with Qatar. Several airlines from those countries earlier announced they would no longer fly to Qatar. In the time since, Qatar repeatedly and strongly denied it funds extremist groups. It severed ties with longtime foe Iran after January 2016 attack on the Saudi Embassy in Tehran.

by | June 05, 2017 | 19:20

When I'm at home, I nearly always have multiple timers running at once, for everything from laundry to kitchen activities like cooking, baking, thawing, and marinating. New crossover features could make it easier to bounce back between iOS and macOS, similar to what Microsoft (MSFT, Tech30) and Google (GOOGL, Tech30) are doing with their own operating systems.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:08

The fruits and vegetables supplies to Mumbai have increased and are nearly at par with the normal. Farmer leaders from Karad, Sangli, Panjabrao Patil and Sachin Nalavade, said the strike "continues as usual" as the government has not given anything in writing.

by | June 05, 2017 | 18:56

They have said the terrorism threat to the city-state remains at the highest level in years, although there was no credible intelligence of an imminent attack. On Friday, Mattis spoke to reporters aboard his plane about "reinforcing the global order" while seeking a "peaceful, prosperous and free Asia"- echoing traditional US policy goals.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:58

Google started the bug bounty program for Android about two years ago, since then the reward value has been increased from $50,000 to up to $200,000. $150,000 to any security researcher who files a bug report for a remote kernel exploit . Bug bounty programs are an excellent addition to existing internal security programs.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:07

Due to rain interruptions, the target was revised with Pakistan needing 289 in 41 overs according to Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) method. The left-handed batsman had scored just eight then with the Indian total 204-2. Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed won the toss in what was the opening Group B match for both the arch-rivals in a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global teams.

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:14

The rush to dismantle the London Bridge attackers' network comes just days before the United Kingdom is scheduled to go to the polls. During a meeting between the Australian and United States foreign and defense ministers in Sydney, Tillerson said: "We desire productive relationships, but we can not allow China to use its economic power to buy its way out of other problems, whether it's militarizing islands in the South China Sea or failing to put appropriate pressure on North Korea".

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:13

NASA says that while Dragon is approaching, the unmanned Orbital ATK Cygnus cargo ship will depart the station and head into an orbit that will cause it to burn up in the Earth's atmosphere over the South Pacific. Two people - cosmonaut Oleg Novitskiy of Russian Federation and French astronaut Thomas Pesquet of the European Space Agency - recently left the space station and returned to Earth on Friday after spending 194 days on board.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:04

The Call for Action stresses the need for implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, and particularly Goal 14 , that addresses marine issues. The five-day Ocean Conference in NY begins today. Aside from formal engagements, this week's conference will also include 160 side events. The conference which will comprise plenary meetings, partnership dialogues and a special event commemorating World Oceans Day , will be attended heads of state, governments' Ministers, global ...

by | June 05, 2017 | 17:35

While IBM's processing products are a less common sight than those of AMD, Intel, or ARM's multitudinous licensees, concentrating as it does on the data centre and high-performance computing markets, IBM itself has been expending considerable effort to keep up with the increasingly challenging demands of Moore's Law.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:32

SpaceX managed to deliver to orbit their cargo Dragon spacecraft on the top of the Falcon-9FT rocket. SpaceX is continuing to hone its proficiency in launching Falcon 9 rockets . The experiment was developed by a team at the Beijing Institute of Technology led by Deng Yulin and will run for about 30 days before returning to on to Earth aboard the Dragon spacecraft.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:18

The leak for the new Windows flavor according to The Verge came from a pair of twitter users who discovered references to the new edition in a build that Microsoft let slip out last week . Windows 10 still uses NTFS by default, but ReFS, which is better at supporting large data uses, does ship with the OS. A new file system, ReFS to succeed NTFS will be enabled, offering fault-tolerance, auto-correction and optimised towards large data volumes.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:50

Apple did confirm new iMacs are coming in 2017 it is was not said when they will be announced. The speaker would be Apple's answer to Amazon Echo series or Google Home devices. Now if the company comes up with a cheaper variant of MacBook in Apple WWDC 2017 , it will be good for the enterprise. The annual event, popularly known as WWDC or just Dub-Dub, is returning to San Jose after 15 years in San Francisco.

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:45

London's Metropolitan Police said they will release the identities of the attackers "as soon as operationally possible". The 31-year-old, who moved from Brisbane to London six months ago is now recovering in hospital, the Courier Mail .

by | June 05, 2017 | 16:16

Egypt announced on Monday the cut of diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing the Gulf Arab state of supporting "terrorist" organisations, China's Xinhua news agency reported the Foreign Ministry as saying in a statement. The statement added Qatar is sheltering the leaders of the Brotherhood who have targeted the security and safety of Egypt by conducting terrorist operations.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:53

Warner Bros . Pictures' Wonder Woman starring Gal Gadot earned rave reviews from critics ( Rotten Tomatoes has it at 93% fresh) and audiences alike, with CinemaScore reporting ticket buyers have awarded it an average score of "A". Wonder Woman will be back on the big screen. Gal Gadot's incredible performance in Wonder Women is fascinating the audience and is earning great amount.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:18

Brussels and Beijing believe in "the full implementation, without nuances, of the Paris climate agreement ", Juncker said, and underlined that there can be "no backsliding" on the pact. "Donald Trump said he was elected by voters of Pittsburgh, but his misguided decision to withdraw from the Paris climate does not reflect the values of our city", said Peduto.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:50

Recently, Google Home was updated with a calling functionality and Amazon Echo got a brother with a touch screen called Echo Show. "The new HP digital assistant featuring Cortana is a standalone personal assistant device that does not need to connect to a Windows 10 PC to provide a complete intelligent speaker experience", Microsoft said in a statement to The Verge .

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:57

There's been no final decision as to whether Trump would invoke executive privilege, and the matter remains under discussion, according to two administration officials who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss private deliberations. Comey's side and find out what other questions we need to ask". Trump's public comments about Comey - including a series of critical tweets - would also hurt the case against executive privilege.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:00

There's the tapori avatar and stylised action and dance. The Sabbir Khan directorial also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and debutante Nidhhi Agarwal in the lead roles. During one instance, he lands himself an opportunity to perform in a national dance competition on television. How the grand final went and how the crime took place in selecting final contest is the remaining story.

by | June 05, 2017 | 14:50

On Friday evening, police in Manchester arrested their 17th suspect in connection with the terror attack. They say that leaves 11 men in custody for questioning. A Libyan human rights group has linked the Manchester Arena bomber to an extremist Libyan group, and has called for transferring the case to the International Criminal Court (ICC) for investigation and to reveal "Qatar's role as a financier of this group".

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:15

But when talking with Kelly , Putin seemed to muddy the waters. Kelly teased an upcoming interview with news-making sportscaster Erin Andrews, who while interesting, just isn't at the same level as Putin. "I'm being completely honest with you", Putin said. "By some calculations it was convenient for them to release this information, so they released it, citing Russia", Putin added.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:21

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is charged with executing Trump's effort to expand drilling on federal land, told CNN he does not believe climate change is a hoax , but could not speak for the president . That study was based on a scenario in which the United States would cut 26 percent to 28 percent of emissions by 2025, and did not factor in the possible benefits of battling climate change.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:52

But the Cavs have to find better combinations out on the floor right now. Golden State improved to 14-0 this postseason and is trying to become the first group to go unbeaten all the way to a title. "I'm just seeing a lot of bodies", Irving said. "As the game went on we got more comfortable, shots started to fall and the ball was hopping, and that's the formula for us to be successful against this Cavs team.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:39

Trump on Thursday pulled out of Paris Climate Agreement , which lays down regulations to curb the emission of greenhouse gases to the atmosphere. Musk had faced criticism for joining Trump's panels on business and manufacturing, though he said at the time that "engaging on critical issues will on balance serve the greater good".

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:31

Almost 200 nations, including the United States and Australia, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions in an effort to combat climate change. "The more we disrupt our climate, the more we risk severe, pervasive and irreversible impacts, '" he said, recalling that global temperatures have been rising, year after year, and that that last year was the hottest on record.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:30

China's overseas investment in renewable energy deals exceeding $1 billion each soared 60 percent to $32 billion in 2016, according to the US-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, which expects the trend to continue.

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:42

The House panel pursuing its own investigation of the Trump campaign and possible Russian Federation ties has also sought information from Comey, asking the FBI to turn over documents related to his interactions with both the White House and the Justice Department .

by | June 05, 2017 | 12:50

Along with the iOS , the mac OS, the watch OS and also the TV OS may all get refreshed and one can expect that the company will share with the developers , the new ideas it has developed for these operating systems. Though Apple TV, as a device, is positioned for entertainment and even gaming, a full-fledged streaming service is becoming a must-right now, apps such as Netflix are ruling on Apple's own turf.

by | June 05, 2017 | 13:23

One logic put forth is that Apple was first off-the-blocks with its voice assistant six years back. Watch OS 4/TVOS 11Updates to both Watch OS - Apple's operating system for the Apple Watch and TV OS - the software that powers Apple's streaming box Apple TV are expected.