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Westbrook leads Thunder past Hornets, 101-91 (Jan 13, 2018)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Russell Westbrook had 25 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Charlotte Hornets 101-91 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak.

Trump seeks to punish N.Y. commuters by killing Hudson River rail tunnel

Trump's petty revenge against Chuck Schumer could have dire consequences if the crumbling Hudson tunnels give way

Another terrible privacy law: Why do Trump’s critics in Congress keep giving him more power?

A new bill in Congress would strip away still more data-privacy rights, in secret. Many Democrats are backing it

Were the Austin bombings terrorism? In the heart of Texas, it sure feels that way

A conservative white Christian attacked an uneasy liberal oasis in a red state. For Austin, it's political

Revolut launches disposable virtual cards

Fintech startup Revolut is launching a new type of virtual cards — disposable cards for online purchases. While you could already generate additional virtual cards for a fee, this is a different kind of virtual card as it gets destroyed after each transacti

The founder of business banking startup Tide plans to step down as CEO

Changes are afoot at Tide, the U.K. fintech startup that offers banking services for small businesses. TechCrunch has learned that founder George Bevis is planning to step down as CEO, and that the nearly three-year old company is actively headhunting for hi

Cox Kings sells 11.58% stake in subsidiary

The company#39;s wholly-owned subsidiary, Prometheon Enterprises has sold 11.58 per cent stake in Prometheon Holdings (UK) to an investee company of SSG Capital Management, Cox Kings said in a statement.

Facebook enhancing security features ahead of polls in India, Brazil: Mark Zuckerberg

Zuckerberg, in an interview with The New York Times, referred to the artificial intelligence (AI) tools deployed by Facebook to detect fake accounts trying to manipulate news and influence the elections.

BlackBerry to provide software for Jaguar Land Rover EVs

BlackBerry will provide its infotainment and security software to JLR, in the Canadian firm#39;s latest licensing deal for its autonomous-driving technology after similar agreements with Qualcomm Inc, Baidu Inc and Aptiv Plc.

Swiggy, PhonePe join hands for simplified payment

Consumers can choose from various payment options such as PhonePe wallet, unified payment interface (UPI)... and pay for their food orders seamlessly within the Swiggy app, the companies said in a joint statement.

See good increase in order flow, expect 30% CAGR in revenue over next 2 years: ACE

Brokerage house Phillip Capital has issued a note which is bullish on the company, Action Construction Equipment (ACE), expecting the company#39;s profit to double over next 2 years. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Sorab Agarwal, ED of Action Construction Equip

Vivaldi browser taps privacy-first DuckDuckGo search - CNET

As your personal information leaks out through Facebook, one web browser offers a new option to keep a lid on it -- for private browsing tabs, at least.

Russian reporters boycott parliament over sexual harassment scandal

Several Russian media outlets have announced that they are ending cooperation with the lower house of parliament after its ethics commission dismissed sexual harassment accusations by a number of female reporters against an MP. Read Full Article at

Tesla will pay Elon Musk only if company stock does ‘extraordinarily well’

Elon Musk, the head of US electric vehicle producer Tesla, will only get paid if company stock shows strong performance, according to a plan approved by Tesla shareholders on Wednesday. Read Full Article at

Supreme Court orders status quo in RCom#39;s asset sale to Reliance Jio

SBI had yesterday moved the apex court challenging a tribunal#39;s order, which was upheld by the Bombay High Court, allowing Ericsson to stake a claim on RCom Consolidated#39;s assets.

No standard definition of digital for Indian IT firms even as growth accelerates: report

Analysts believe some companies are merely rebadging or reclassifying existing work as digital business, as despite claims of increase in profitability, most companies have seen a decline in revenue per employee over the last three years

FIA working on staff exit guidelines amid recent controversy

The Frenchman’s move to the Maranello team in September came on the back of last year’s controversy over the move of former FIA technical chief Marcin Budkowski to Renault.Following that case, teams agreed a 12-month gardening leave in a Strategy Group me

What you need to know about the Facebook controversy

How big data, big marketing and big politics turned 50 million Americans into lab rats

Black holes aren’t totally black, and other insights from Stephen Hawking’s groundbreaking work

Stephen Hawking discovered most of what we know about black holes

Use volatility as a friend, increase allocation to equities: Rajesh Saluja

The managing director & chief executive officer of ASK Wealth Advisors believes that stocks will get re-rated as earnings catch up

Churn in constituents to have negligible impact on Nifty's fundamentals

The churn will lead to a minor deterioration in Nifty 50 fundamentals, suggest Ravi Muthukrishnan and Pankaj Chhaochharia of Elara Capital in a recent report.

Vakrangee down 5% after surging 90% in four weeks

The stock hit an intra-day high of Rs 294, rallied 90% in past four weeks from Rs 155 on March 1, 2018, as compared to 2.6% decline in the Sensex.

MARKETS LIVE: Sensex, Nifty turn negative; PSU banks, Realty companies fall

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Facebook and Zuckerberg still don't know the right thing to do - CNET

Commentary: In a rambling, desperate interview with CNN, Facebook's CEO showed that, when it comes to having leadership instincts, he's found wanting.

Alonso expects Australia to be McLaren's lowest point of 2018

After a troubled pre-season testing campaign, McLaren is in a cautious mood heading into this weekend's Formula 1 season opener in Melbourne.But even if McLaren finds itself battling in the midfield rather than near the front this time out, Alonso is adamant

LoU ban not to impact Bengal jewellery industry

Bank lending to the gem and jewellery industry may be «squeezed» in the wake of the Rs 13,000 crore scam involving billionaire diamantaire Nirav Modi.

FIA makes start light change to help visibility with halo

F1 drivers will be allowed to do practice starts at the end of FP1 and FP2 on Friday so that they can view the new start light set-up.Concerns about restricted visibility have led the FIA race director Charlie Whiting to fit a second set of lights which are l

Alaska village prepares for first luxury cruise ship visit

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska village of Larsen Bay - with a population of 87 - will have its first luxury cruise ship visit this summer. Kodiak city harbormaster Lon White said it's the first time he can remember a cruise liner visiting one of Kodiak's ou

Forecasters: Worst still to come from California storm

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Although the first wave of a worrisome Pacific storm hasn't caused any major problems in California, forecasters say the worst is still to come, leaving authorities and disaster-weary residents on edge. Record rain fell Wednesday in parts o

Deadly crash raises questions about Uber self-driving system

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Video of a deadly self-driving vehicle crash in suburban Phoenix shows a pedestrian walking from a darkened area onto a street just moments before an Uber SUV strikes her. The lights on the SUV didn't illuminate 49-year-old Elaine Herzber

HIGHLIGHTS: Pacers fall short in back-and-forth matchup with Pelicans

The Pacers performed solidly but were unable to pull off a win against the Pelicans on Wednesday night.

WATCH: Frank Schwindel homers in Royals' win over Indians

Frank Schwindel's torrid spring continued with a home run in the Royals' Wednesday night victory over the Indians -- his sixth of the spring.

No violation in Rs 7,266-crore bid for Binani Cement under IBC, says UltraTech

UltraTech Cement CFO Atul Daga added that the company is «committed to honour» the amount which it has offered.

EXCLUSIVE | Ayushman Bharat scheme likely to cap premium at Rs 2,000 per family

It is anticipated that in the first year of its implementation, a total cost of Rs 10,000 crore will be incurred, of which Rs 6,000 crore will come from Centre and the rest Rs 4,000 crore will be borne by the States

Greenply Industries to explore demerger of its MDF division into Greenpanel Industries

Greenply Industries’ board gave its approval for the demerger of company#39;s MDF division into Greenpanel Industries. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, V Venkatramani, CFO of the company spoke about the latest happenings in his company and sector.

Arizona Police releases Uber crash footage which killed one person, says taxi aggregator may not be at fault

The accident took place on Sunday at around 10 pm local time in Tempe, Arizona, when a female pedestrian crossing the street was struck by a self-driving car.

Looking to grow gold portfolio at 10% for FY19, says Manappuram Finance

The Manappuram Finance board has approved their business plan for FY19. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, VP Nandakumar, MD CEO of Manappuram General Finance spoke at length about the plan and gave his outlook for the future.

Mahindra to overhaul its engine lineup as BS-VI norms inch closer

The Mumbai-based company is working on a variety of engines ranging from a single cylinder 600cc unit to a 2.0 litre 4 cylinder turbo-charged unit

Facebook data access plans dropped by Australian sports event - CNET

Officials had planned to collect Facebook data from Australia's Commonwealth Games visitors by offering high-speed Wi-Fi that taps the social media site.

Albert Park Supercars: McLaughlin, Whincup split first two poles

The first two segments of a rapid-fire four-part qualifying session were dominated by title heavyweights McLaughlin and Whincup, the Penske Ford driver taking the Race 1 pole before Triple Eight's Whincup hit back in the Race 2 session.McLaughlin led a Pensk
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