Pacquiao arrives in Australia, set for title fight vs Horn

The "Pac Man" touched down in Brisbane late Saturday from Manila with a large entourage for his World Boxing Organization welterweight title bout at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane next weekend. Pacquiao, who briefly retired early a year ago before mak... More..

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Congress-led opposition names Meira Kumar as Prez nominee
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Congress-led opposition names Meira Kumar as Prez nominee

Political observers say that continuation of the alliance was in the interest of all the parties involved in it because of the political situation not only in Bihar but also across the country. Joining the cr...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

At least 120 dead in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

The injured have transferred to District Headquarters Hospital, rescue officials said. Residents had flocked to the tanker with jerry cans, buckets and other containers to collect leaking fuel from it after i...More..

Grimes: No Evidence of Cyberattacks Against Kentucky's Election Systems
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Grimes: No Evidence of Cyberattacks Against Kentucky's Election Systems

He also says one of the presidential candidates was claiming the election was rigged. Jeh Johnson , who led the Homeland Security Department until the end of the Obama administration, told the US House o...More..

Cabinet Members Take Turns Praising Trump at Unusual Meeting
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cabinet Members Take Turns Praising Trump at Unusual Meeting

Vice President Mike Pence went first and set the tone. White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus , who appears to be under constant threat of losing his job , thanked the president for "the opportunity an...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Turkey's Erdogan backs Qatar, says calls to shut base "disrespectful"

Qatar has expectedly dismissed the 13 far-reaching demands handed to it by the group of four Arab countries led by Saudi Arabia, which in early June severed relations with Doha over its foreign policy and ...More..

Teams to retain DRS reviews in case of 'umpire's call'
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Teams to retain DRS reviews in case of 'umpire's call'

From October 1, if an LBW decision is decided by the "umpire's call", then it will not cost teams a review. The decisions include the use of DRS in all T20 Internationals. "As a result, the main Committee of MC...More..

Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 BET Awards
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 BET Awards

The BET Awards will air June 25 at 8 p.m. EST on BET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Viewers can also live stream the event on BET.com and YouTube . And Beyoncé dominates this year's nominations...More..

Google to stop reading Gmails to help sell ads
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Google to stop reading Gmails to help sell ads

The Google logo at the Google headquarters in Brussels. Google has unexpectedly announced that it will no longer read Gmail users' messages to gain an advertising edge. Instead of scanning through email c...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Spicer: Chances of Senate health care bill passing are 'very high'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , who has been criticized for drafting the bill in secret with just a dozen Republican Senate colleagues, says the proposal - which he calls a discussion draft - will ...More..

Tour alive, Lions problems all fixable, says Gatland
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Tour alive, Lions problems all fixable, says Gatland

They said independently and without consultation that the way in which both teams recover from Saturday's physical test at Eden Park and prepare for the second will play a large role in determining whether ...More..

Yoga Day celebration draws unprecedented interest at United Nations headquarters
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Yoga Day celebration draws unprecedented interest at United Nations headquarters

In a brief speech, Singh told the gathering the significance of doing yoga on a daily basis. The main event was organized at Indira Gandhi Park in Itanagar, wherein hundreds of school children, senior officia...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Cameroon's hopes dented by Australia draw

Australia fought back to draw 1-1 with Cameroon in the Confederations Cup on Thursday, a result that further dents both countries' hopes of progressing in the eight-team tournament in Russian Federation. "...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

North Korea denies torturing, cruelly treating detained US student Otto Warmbier

The North's state-run Korean Central News Agency said Friday that Warmbier was "treated in accordance with domestic law". United States doctors say he suffered a "severe neurological injury" , the mos...More..

United States lawmakers urge Donald Trump to press Narendra Modi on trade, investment
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

United States lawmakers urge Donald Trump to press Narendra Modi on trade, investment

Narendra Modi left for Portugal, the first leg of his 3-day 3-nations tour in the morning today. The two leaders will hold talks on Monday afternoon in the White House and would spend several hours togethe...More..

World's Ugliest Dog Contest victor is gentle giant saved from blindness
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

World's Ugliest Dog Contest victor is gentle giant saved from blindness

Besides the honor of the title, Martha also gets a trophy, a $1,500 prize and a flight to New York City for " media appearances ", according to contest organizers . The Times article said that Zindler runs...More..

Everything announced by Apple in WWDC 2017
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Everything announced by Apple in WWDC 2017

With iOS 11 , Apple is focusing on productivity for the iPad . The Folders app offers an easier and cleaner way to browse files on your iPad . Will you be picking up a new iPad Pro? You can now mar...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Russian Federation fires missiles from Mediterranean at IS in Syria

Army Col. Ryan Dillon told reporters at the Pentagon Friday that the US goal is to defeat IS wherever it exists. The US also carried out an air raid against Iranian-backed fighters in Southern Syria last ...More..

Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Colombian rebels release kidnapped Dutch journalists

He said they were first stopped the reporters thought it was a robbery, as their captors demanded they turn over their cameras. Bolt said the men were kept in houses the first few days, then moved into the ju...More..

Jake not in Jurassic World
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Jake not in Jurassic World

The sequel is slated to hit theaters on June 22, 2018 , but it wouldn't hurt to give audiences a hint in terms of what's to come when Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard return as Owen Grady and Claire Dea...More..

Trump Acknowledges Russian Meddling, Blames Obama Admin. For 'No Action'
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Trump Acknowledges Russian Meddling, Blames Obama Admin. For 'No Action'

This is, however, reflective of the priority of the former administration, which is to continuing hyping allegations that Russian Federation got President Trump elected, a priority that's high enough to sacrifi...More..

by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Kepler Space Telescope Detects 10 New Earth-Like Planets

Using Kepler's unique capabilities, scientists may have a more accurate estimation as to how many stars in the galaxy are just like our sun, the number of planets orbiting them, and how many planets are within ...More..

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Gets More DLC, Includes Two New Characters
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 Gets More DLC, Includes Two New Characters

Right after giving us a launch window for the Nintendo Switch version of Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 , Bandai Namco also unveiled the release date for the fourth (and possibly final) DLC pack - June 27 . Alternat...More..

NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

The North's sole International Olympic Committee member, Chang Ung , is travelling with the taekwondo team and will likely meet South Korean officials over co-operation on next year's Winter Olympics in Pyeong...More..

32TB of Windows 10 internal builds, core source code leak online
by | Sunday, June 25, 2017

32TB of Windows 10 internal builds, core source code leak online

The data - some 32TB of installation images and software blueprints that compress down to 8TB - were uploaded to betaarchive .com, the latest load of files provided just earlier this week. Furthermore, the lea...More..